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Author Pandraud, G. ♦ Huang, Y. ♦ Sarro, P.M. ♦ Arango, F.B.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2011
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations ♦ Applied physics
Subject Keyword Silicon carbide ♦ Optical waveguides ♦ Silicon ♦ Photonic band gap ♦ Refractive index ♦ Etching
Abstract We demonstrate a two-dimensional photonic crystal made of PECVD silicon carbide (SiC) at near-infrared wavelengths. Although the refractive index of SiC is lower than that of a conventional semiconductor such as GaAs or Si, we show that photonic crystals based sensors can be obtained in PECVD SiC. We fabricated photonic crystals experimentally having bandgaps of 200 nm, and estimated their sensitivity to 210 nm/Refractive Index Unit.
Description Author affiliation: FOM Institute AMOLF, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Arango, F.B.) || DIMES-ECTM, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands (Pandraud, G.; Huang, Y.; Sarro, P.M.)
ISBN 9781424492909
ISSN 19300395
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2011-10-28
Publisher Place Ireland
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
e-ISBN 9781424492893
Size (in Bytes) 941.39 kB
Page Count 4
Starting Page 367
Ending Page 370


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library