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A Fourier-Bessel Expansion Method Applied to Photonic Crystals and Photonic Quasi-Crystals
Scott R Newman, Robert C Gauthier

Last modified: 2011-12-07


Fourier-Bessel functions are used in a biorthonormal basis expansion of the TE Polarized Maxwell’s equations to numerically model photonic crystals, triangular lattice, and rotationally symmetric quasi-crystals, 12-fold.  The technique provides both the wavelengths and field profile of states supported by the structures.  These results are compared to literature and finite difference time domain simulations.


Photonic Crystals, Photonic Quasi-Crystals