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Modified Plane Wave Method Analysis of Dielectric Plasma Photonic Crystal

By Li-Mei Qi and Ziqiang Yang
Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 91, 319-332, 2009


Dispersion characteristics of two types of two-dimension dielectric plasma photonic crystal are studied based on modified plane wave method. Firstly, the eigenvalue equations of TM mode of type-1 and type-2 structures are derived respectively; their dispersion curves are confirmed by the software simulation. Secondly, the influences of normalized plasma frequency, filling factor and relative dielectric constant on photonic band gap, and relative photonic band gap width are analyzed respectively, and some corresponding physical explanations are also given. These results would provide theoretical instructions for designing new photonic crystal devices using plasmadielectric structure.


Li-Mei Qi and Ziqiang Yang, "Modified Plane Wave Method Analysis of Dielectric Plasma Photonic Crystal," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 91, 319-332, 2009.


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