Browsing by Keywords "Dielectric materials"
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Investigation of localized coupledcavity modes in twodimensional photonic bandgap structures
(IEEE, 2002)We present a detailed study of the localized coupledcavity modes in 2D dielectric photonic crystals. The transmission, phase, and delay time characteristics of the various coupledcavity structures are measured and ... 
Large area compatible broadband superabsorber surfaces in the VISNIR spectrum utilizing metalinsulatormetal stack and plasmonic nanoparticles
(OSA  The Optical Society, 2016)Plasmonically enhanced absorbing structures have been emerging as strong candidates for photovoltaic (PV) devices. We investigate metalinsulatormetal (MIM) structures that are suitable for tuning spectral absorption ... 
The magical world of metamaterials
(IEEE, 200910)In recent years, there has been a burgeoning interest in rapidly growing field of metamaterials due to their unprecedented properties unattainable from ordinary materials. Veselago pointed out that a material exhibiting ... 
Magnetic field effects on an electron near an impenetrable dielectric surface
(1996)The interaction of an extrinsic electron with the surface optical modes of a semiinfinite medium is retrieved under the effect of a weak magnetic field. It is observed that for an electron in a bound state near the surface, ... 
The method of analytical regularization in the electromagnetic wave scattering by thin disks
(Institution of Engineering and Technology, 2007)We consider the problem of diffraction of an arbitrary electromagnetic wave by a thin disk made from different materials and located in free space. Here we imply a zero thickness perfectly electrically conducting (PEC) ... 
Methods for probing charging properties of polymeric materials using XPS
(2010)Various thin polystyrene, PS, and poly(methyl methacrylate), PMMA and PS + PMMA blend films have been examined using the technique of recording Xray photoelectron spectrum while the sample is subjected to ±10 V d.c. bias, ... 
Modeling of groundpenetratingradar antennas with shields and simulated absorbers
(IEEE, 2001)A threedimensional (3D) finitedifference time domain (FDTD) scheme is employed to simulate groundpenetrating radars. Conducting shield walls and absorbers are used to reduce the direct coupling to the receiver. Perfectly ... 
Negative refraction and subwavelength focusing using photonic crystals
(SPIE, 200501)We review certain novel optical properties of twodimensional dielectric photonic crystals (PCs) which exhibit negative refraction behavior. We investigate two mechanisms which utilize the band structure of the PC and lead ... 
Optical properties and electronic band structure of topological insulators on A2 5B36 compound based
(IEEE, 2012)We have performed a first principles study of structural, electronic, and optical properties of rhombohedral Sb 2Te 3 and Bi 2Te 3 compounds using the density functional theory within the local density approximation. The ... 
Paraxial space  domain formulation for surface fields on large dielectric coated circular cylinders
(IEEE, 200107)A spacedomain represention for the surface fields excited by an elementary current source was discussed. Green's function was used and an approximation was made using Fourier series (FS), where FS coefficients were ... 
Paraxial spacedomain formulation for surface fields on dielectric coated circular cylinder
(IEEE, 200211)A new method to evaluate the surface fields excited within the paraxial (nearly axial) region of an electrically large dielectric coated circular cylinder is presented. This representation is obtained by performing the ... 
Photonic band gap effect and localization in twodimensional Penrose lattice
(IEEE, 2001)A study of photonic bandgap effect and localization in twodimensional Penrose lattice was performed. Penrose quasicrystals consisted of dielectric rods and defect characteristics of various inequivalent sites of the crystal ... 
Photonic band gap in the triangular lattice of BoseEinsteincondensate vortices
(2007)We investigate the photonic bands of an atomic BoseEinstein condensate with a triangular vortex lattice. Index contrast between the vortex cores and the bulk of the condensate is achieved through the enhancement of the ... 
Photonic band gap structures for WDM applications
(IEEE, 2002)A new structure by combining a single cavity and coupledcavity waveguides (CCWs) for wavelength division multiplexing (WDM) applications was proposed. As such, a structure in which the coupling between the cavity mode and ... 
Plasma modes in layered superconductors
(Elsevier B.V., 2005)An expression for the plasmon spectrum in the layered superconductors with arbitrary thickness of planes, which varies within a wide range is obtained. The obtained result can be attractive for the explanation of experimental ... 
Plasmon dispersion and damping in doublelayer electron systems
(Elsevier Science Ltd, Exeter, United Kingdom, 2000)We use dynamical localfield corrections to study the plasmon dispersion and damping in doublelayer electron systems. The wave vector and frequencydependent localfields describing the exchangecorrelation effects are ... 
Simulating a wavelengthsize 2D lens with an accurate numerical method
(IEEE, 2001)The effect of a localized light source directivity improvement due to an arbitrarily shaped dielectric cylinder taken as a 2D model of a dielectric lens is studied. The source is simulated by the field of a complex ... 
Simulations of groundpenetrating radars over lossy and heterogeneous grounds
(IEEE, 2001)The versatility of the threedimensional (3D) finitedifference timedomain (FDTD) method to model arbitrarily inhomogeneous geometries is exploited to simulate realistic groundpenetrating radar (GPR) scenarios for the ... 
Structural and phase evolution in mechanically alloyed calcium copper titanate dielectrics
(2013)Nanocrystalline calciumcoppertitanate (CCTO) dielectric powders were prepared by mechanical alloying. Phase transformations and structural evolution of the mechanically activated powders were investigated through the ... 
Subsurfacescattering calculations via the 3D FDTD method employing PML ABC for layered media
(IEEE, 1997)A threedimensional finitedifference timedomain method that employs pure scatteredfield formulation and perfectly matched layers (PML) as the absorbing boundary condition is developed for solving subsurfacescattering. ...