Abstract

The design, fabrication, and measurement of photonic-band-gap (PBG) waveguides, resonators and their coupled elements in two-dimensional photonic crystal (PhC) slabs have been investigated. We have studied various loss mechanisms in PBG waveguides and have achieved a very low propagation loss (~1 dB/mm). For these waveguides, we have observed a large group delay (>100 ps) by time-domain measurement. As regards PBG resonators, we realize very high-Q and small volume resonators in PhC slabs by appropriate design. Finally, we demonstrate various forms of coupled elements of waveguides and resonators: 2-port resonant-tunneling transmission devices, 4-port channel-drop devices using the slow light mode, and 3-port channel-drop devices using the resonant-tunneling process.

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2003 (5)

A. Shinya, M. Notomi, E. Kuramochi, T. Shoji, T. Watanabe, T. Tsuchizawa, K. Yamada, and H. Morita, “Functional components in SOI photonic crystal slabs,” Proc. SPIE 5000, 21, 104–117 (2003).
[Crossref]

M.S. Bigelow, N.N. Lepeshkin, and R.W. Boyd, “Observation of ultraslow light propagation in a ruby crystal at room temperature,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 90, 113903 (2003).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

H-Y. Ryu, M. Notomi, and Y-H. Lee, “High quality-factor and small mode-volume hexapole modes in photonic crystal slab nano-cavities,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 83, 4294–4296 (2003).
[Crossref]

Y. Akahane, T. Asano, B.S. Song, and S. Noda, “High-Q photonic nanocavity in two-dimensional photonic crystal,” Nature 425, 944 (2003).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

K. Inoshita and T. Baba, “Lasing at bend, branch and intersection of photonic crystal waveguides,” Electron. Lett.,  39, 844–846 (2003).
[Crossref]

2002 (4)

H-Y. Ryu, S-H. Kim, H-G. Park, J-K. Hwang, Y-H. Lee, and J-S. Kim, “Square-lattice photonic band-gap single-cell laser operating in the lowest-order whispering gallery mode,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 80, 3883–3885 (2002).
[Crossref]

J. Vuckovic, M. Loncar, H. Mabuchi, and A. Scherer, “Optimization of the Q factor in photonic crystal microcavities,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 850–856 (2002).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, K. Yamada, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Structural tuning of guiding modes of line-defect waveguides of SOI photonic crystal slabs,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 736–742 (2002).
[Crossref]

T. Shoji, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, K. Yamada, and H. Morita, “Low loss mode size converter from 0.3 µm square Si wire waveguides to single mode fibers,” Electron. Lett. 38, 1669–1670 (2002).
[Crossref]

2001 (3)

S.G. Johnson, A. Mekis, S. Fan, and J.D. Joannopoulos, “Multipole-cancellation mechanism for high-Q cavities in the absence of a complete photonic band gap,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 78, 3388–3390 (2001).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, K. Yamada, A. Shinya, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Extremely large group velocity dispersion of line-defect waveguides in photonic crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 87, 253902 (2001).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, K. Yamada, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Single-mode transmission within the photonic bandgap of width-varied single-line-defect photonic crystal waveguides on SOI substrates,” Electron. Lett. 37, 243–244 (2001).
[Crossref]

2000 (1)

Y. Xu, Y. Li, R.K. Lee, and A. Yariv, “Scattering-theory analysis of waveguide-resonator coupling,” Phys. Rev. E62, 7389–7404 (2000).

1999 (3)

C. Manolatou, M.J. Khan, S. Fan, P.R. Villeneuve, H.A. Haus, and J.D. Joannopoulos, “Coupling of modes analysis of resonant channel add-drop filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron.,  35, 1322–1331 (1999).
[Crossref]

L.V. Hau, S.E. Harris, Z. Dutton, and C.H. Behroozi, “Light speed reduction to 17 metres per second in an ultracold atomic gas,” Nature 397, 594–596 (1999).
[Crossref]

S.G. Johnson, S. Fan, P.R. Villeneuve, J. D. Joannopoulos, and L.A. Kolodziejski, “Guided modes in photonic-crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. B 60, 5751–5780 (1999).
[Crossref]

1998 (1)

S. Fan, P. R. Villeneuve, J. D. Joannopoulos, and H. A. Haus, “Channel drop tunneling through localized states,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 960–963 (1998).
[Crossref]

1987 (1)

E. Yablonovitch, “Inhibited spontaneous emission in solid-state physics and electronics,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 2059–2062 (1987).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Akahane, Y.

Y. Akahane, T. Asano, B.S. Song, and S. Noda, “High-Q photonic nanocavity in two-dimensional photonic crystal,” Nature 425, 944 (2003).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Asano, T.

Y. Akahane, T. Asano, B.S. Song, and S. Noda, “High-Q photonic nanocavity in two-dimensional photonic crystal,” Nature 425, 944 (2003).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Baba, T.

K. Inoshita and T. Baba, “Lasing at bend, branch and intersection of photonic crystal waveguides,” Electron. Lett.,  39, 844–846 (2003).
[Crossref]

Behroozi, C.H.

L.V. Hau, S.E. Harris, Z. Dutton, and C.H. Behroozi, “Light speed reduction to 17 metres per second in an ultracold atomic gas,” Nature 397, 594–596 (1999).
[Crossref]

Bigelow, M.S.

M.S. Bigelow, N.N. Lepeshkin, and R.W. Boyd, “Observation of ultraslow light propagation in a ruby crystal at room temperature,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 90, 113903 (2003).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Boyd, R.W.

M.S. Bigelow, N.N. Lepeshkin, and R.W. Boyd, “Observation of ultraslow light propagation in a ruby crystal at room temperature,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 90, 113903 (2003).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Dutton, Z.

L.V. Hau, S.E. Harris, Z. Dutton, and C.H. Behroozi, “Light speed reduction to 17 metres per second in an ultracold atomic gas,” Nature 397, 594–596 (1999).
[Crossref]

Fan, S.

S.G. Johnson, A. Mekis, S. Fan, and J.D. Joannopoulos, “Multipole-cancellation mechanism for high-Q cavities in the absence of a complete photonic band gap,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 78, 3388–3390 (2001).
[Crossref]

S.G. Johnson, S. Fan, P.R. Villeneuve, J. D. Joannopoulos, and L.A. Kolodziejski, “Guided modes in photonic-crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. B 60, 5751–5780 (1999).
[Crossref]

C. Manolatou, M.J. Khan, S. Fan, P.R. Villeneuve, H.A. Haus, and J.D. Joannopoulos, “Coupling of modes analysis of resonant channel add-drop filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron.,  35, 1322–1331 (1999).
[Crossref]

S. Fan, P. R. Villeneuve, J. D. Joannopoulos, and H. A. Haus, “Channel drop tunneling through localized states,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 960–963 (1998).
[Crossref]

Fukuda, H.

E. Kuramochi, A. Shinya, M. Notomi, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, H. Fukuda, and K. Yamada. “Low propagation loss Si-based photonic crystal slab waveguides,” in International Workshop on Photonic Electromagnetic Structures (PECS), Kyoto, 2004.

Harris, S.E.

L.V. Hau, S.E. Harris, Z. Dutton, and C.H. Behroozi, “Light speed reduction to 17 metres per second in an ultracold atomic gas,” Nature 397, 594–596 (1999).
[Crossref]

Hau, L.V.

L.V. Hau, S.E. Harris, Z. Dutton, and C.H. Behroozi, “Light speed reduction to 17 metres per second in an ultracold atomic gas,” Nature 397, 594–596 (1999).
[Crossref]

Haus, H. A.

S. Fan, P. R. Villeneuve, J. D. Joannopoulos, and H. A. Haus, “Channel drop tunneling through localized states,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 960–963 (1998).
[Crossref]

Haus, H.A.

C. Manolatou, M.J. Khan, S. Fan, P.R. Villeneuve, H.A. Haus, and J.D. Joannopoulos, “Coupling of modes analysis of resonant channel add-drop filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron.,  35, 1322–1331 (1999).
[Crossref]

Hwang, J-K.

H-Y. Ryu, S-H. Kim, H-G. Park, J-K. Hwang, Y-H. Lee, and J-S. Kim, “Square-lattice photonic band-gap single-cell laser operating in the lowest-order whispering gallery mode,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 80, 3883–3885 (2002).
[Crossref]

Inoshita, K.

K. Inoshita and T. Baba, “Lasing at bend, branch and intersection of photonic crystal waveguides,” Electron. Lett.,  39, 844–846 (2003).
[Crossref]

Joannopoulos, J. D.

S.G. Johnson, S. Fan, P.R. Villeneuve, J. D. Joannopoulos, and L.A. Kolodziejski, “Guided modes in photonic-crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. B 60, 5751–5780 (1999).
[Crossref]

S. Fan, P. R. Villeneuve, J. D. Joannopoulos, and H. A. Haus, “Channel drop tunneling through localized states,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 960–963 (1998).
[Crossref]

Joannopoulos, J.D.

S.G. Johnson, A. Mekis, S. Fan, and J.D. Joannopoulos, “Multipole-cancellation mechanism for high-Q cavities in the absence of a complete photonic band gap,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 78, 3388–3390 (2001).
[Crossref]

C. Manolatou, M.J. Khan, S. Fan, P.R. Villeneuve, H.A. Haus, and J.D. Joannopoulos, “Coupling of modes analysis of resonant channel add-drop filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron.,  35, 1322–1331 (1999).
[Crossref]

J.D. Joannopoulos, R.D. Meade, and J.N. Winn, Photonic Crystals (Princeton University Press, 1995).

Johnson, S.G.

S.G. Johnson, A. Mekis, S. Fan, and J.D. Joannopoulos, “Multipole-cancellation mechanism for high-Q cavities in the absence of a complete photonic band gap,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 78, 3388–3390 (2001).
[Crossref]

S.G. Johnson, S. Fan, P.R. Villeneuve, J. D. Joannopoulos, and L.A. Kolodziejski, “Guided modes in photonic-crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. B 60, 5751–5780 (1999).
[Crossref]

Kawabata, T.

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, E. Kuramochi, S. Mitsugi, H-Y. Ryu, T. Kawabata, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, T. Shoji, and K. Yamada, “Photonic-band-gap waveguides and resonators in SOI Photonic crystal slabs,” to be published in IEICE Trans. Electron. March issue, (2004).

A. Shinya, M. Notomi, S. Mitsugi, E. Kuramochi, T. Kawabata, S. Kondo, T. Watanabe, and T. Tsuchizawa, “Photonic crystal devices combining width-tuned waveguides and cavities,” International Workshop on Photonic Electromagnetic Structures, Kyoto, 2004.

Khan, M.J.

C. Manolatou, M.J. Khan, S. Fan, P.R. Villeneuve, H.A. Haus, and J.D. Joannopoulos, “Coupling of modes analysis of resonant channel add-drop filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron.,  35, 1322–1331 (1999).
[Crossref]

Kim, J-S.

H-Y. Ryu, S-H. Kim, H-G. Park, J-K. Hwang, Y-H. Lee, and J-S. Kim, “Square-lattice photonic band-gap single-cell laser operating in the lowest-order whispering gallery mode,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 80, 3883–3885 (2002).
[Crossref]

Kim, S-H.

H-Y. Ryu, S-H. Kim, H-G. Park, J-K. Hwang, Y-H. Lee, and J-S. Kim, “Square-lattice photonic band-gap single-cell laser operating in the lowest-order whispering gallery mode,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 80, 3883–3885 (2002).
[Crossref]

Kolodziejski, L.A.

S.G. Johnson, S. Fan, P.R. Villeneuve, J. D. Joannopoulos, and L.A. Kolodziejski, “Guided modes in photonic-crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. B 60, 5751–5780 (1999).
[Crossref]

Kondo, S.

A. Shinya, M. Notomi, S. Mitsugi, E. Kuramochi, T. Kawabata, S. Kondo, T. Watanabe, and T. Tsuchizawa, “Photonic crystal devices combining width-tuned waveguides and cavities,” International Workshop on Photonic Electromagnetic Structures, Kyoto, 2004.

Kuramochi, E.

A. Shinya, M. Notomi, E. Kuramochi, T. Shoji, T. Watanabe, T. Tsuchizawa, K. Yamada, and H. Morita, “Functional components in SOI photonic crystal slabs,” Proc. SPIE 5000, 21, 104–117 (2003).
[Crossref]

A. Shinya, M. Notomi, S. Mitsugi, E. Kuramochi, T. Kawabata, S. Kondo, T. Watanabe, and T. Tsuchizawa, “Photonic crystal devices combining width-tuned waveguides and cavities,” International Workshop on Photonic Electromagnetic Structures, Kyoto, 2004.

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, E. Kuramochi, S. Mitsugi, H-Y. Ryu, T. Kawabata, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, T. Shoji, and K. Yamada, “Photonic-band-gap waveguides and resonators in SOI Photonic crystal slabs,” to be published in IEICE Trans. Electron. March issue, (2004).

S. Mitsugi, A. Shinya, E. Kuramochi, M. Notomi, T. Tsuchizawa, and T. Watanabe, “Resonant tunneling wavelength filters with high Q and high transmittance based on photonic crystal slabs,” in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference Proceedings (LEOS 2003), 214–215 (2003).

E. Kuramochi, A. Shinya, M. Notomi, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, H. Fukuda, and K. Yamada. “Low propagation loss Si-based photonic crystal slab waveguides,” in International Workshop on Photonic Electromagnetic Structures (PECS), Kyoto, 2004.

Lee, R.K.

Y. Xu, Y. Li, R.K. Lee, and A. Yariv, “Scattering-theory analysis of waveguide-resonator coupling,” Phys. Rev. E62, 7389–7404 (2000).

Lee, Y-H.

H-Y. Ryu, M. Notomi, and Y-H. Lee, “High quality-factor and small mode-volume hexapole modes in photonic crystal slab nano-cavities,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 83, 4294–4296 (2003).
[Crossref]

H-Y. Ryu, S-H. Kim, H-G. Park, J-K. Hwang, Y-H. Lee, and J-S. Kim, “Square-lattice photonic band-gap single-cell laser operating in the lowest-order whispering gallery mode,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 80, 3883–3885 (2002).
[Crossref]

Lepeshkin, N.N.

M.S. Bigelow, N.N. Lepeshkin, and R.W. Boyd, “Observation of ultraslow light propagation in a ruby crystal at room temperature,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 90, 113903 (2003).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Li, Y.

Y. Xu, Y. Li, R.K. Lee, and A. Yariv, “Scattering-theory analysis of waveguide-resonator coupling,” Phys. Rev. E62, 7389–7404 (2000).

Loncar, M.

J. Vuckovic, M. Loncar, H. Mabuchi, and A. Scherer, “Optimization of the Q factor in photonic crystal microcavities,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 850–856 (2002).
[Crossref]

Mabuchi, H.

J. Vuckovic, M. Loncar, H. Mabuchi, and A. Scherer, “Optimization of the Q factor in photonic crystal microcavities,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 850–856 (2002).
[Crossref]

Manolatou, C.

C. Manolatou, M.J. Khan, S. Fan, P.R. Villeneuve, H.A. Haus, and J.D. Joannopoulos, “Coupling of modes analysis of resonant channel add-drop filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron.,  35, 1322–1331 (1999).
[Crossref]

Meade, R.D.

J.D. Joannopoulos, R.D. Meade, and J.N. Winn, Photonic Crystals (Princeton University Press, 1995).

Mekis, A.

S.G. Johnson, A. Mekis, S. Fan, and J.D. Joannopoulos, “Multipole-cancellation mechanism for high-Q cavities in the absence of a complete photonic band gap,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 78, 3388–3390 (2001).
[Crossref]

Mitsugi, S.

S. Mitsugi, A. Shinya, E. Kuramochi, M. Notomi, T. Tsuchizawa, and T. Watanabe, “Resonant tunneling wavelength filters with high Q and high transmittance based on photonic crystal slabs,” in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference Proceedings (LEOS 2003), 214–215 (2003).

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, E. Kuramochi, S. Mitsugi, H-Y. Ryu, T. Kawabata, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, T. Shoji, and K. Yamada, “Photonic-band-gap waveguides and resonators in SOI Photonic crystal slabs,” to be published in IEICE Trans. Electron. March issue, (2004).

A. Shinya, M. Notomi, S. Mitsugi, E. Kuramochi, T. Kawabata, S. Kondo, T. Watanabe, and T. Tsuchizawa, “Photonic crystal devices combining width-tuned waveguides and cavities,” International Workshop on Photonic Electromagnetic Structures, Kyoto, 2004.

Morita, H.

A. Shinya, M. Notomi, E. Kuramochi, T. Shoji, T. Watanabe, T. Tsuchizawa, K. Yamada, and H. Morita, “Functional components in SOI photonic crystal slabs,” Proc. SPIE 5000, 21, 104–117 (2003).
[Crossref]

T. Shoji, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, K. Yamada, and H. Morita, “Low loss mode size converter from 0.3 µm square Si wire waveguides to single mode fibers,” Electron. Lett. 38, 1669–1670 (2002).
[Crossref]

Noda, S.

Y. Akahane, T. Asano, B.S. Song, and S. Noda, “High-Q photonic nanocavity in two-dimensional photonic crystal,” Nature 425, 944 (2003).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Notomi, M.

A. Shinya, M. Notomi, E. Kuramochi, T. Shoji, T. Watanabe, T. Tsuchizawa, K. Yamada, and H. Morita, “Functional components in SOI photonic crystal slabs,” Proc. SPIE 5000, 21, 104–117 (2003).
[Crossref]

H-Y. Ryu, M. Notomi, and Y-H. Lee, “High quality-factor and small mode-volume hexapole modes in photonic crystal slab nano-cavities,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 83, 4294–4296 (2003).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, K. Yamada, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Structural tuning of guiding modes of line-defect waveguides of SOI photonic crystal slabs,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 736–742 (2002).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, K. Yamada, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Single-mode transmission within the photonic bandgap of width-varied single-line-defect photonic crystal waveguides on SOI substrates,” Electron. Lett. 37, 243–244 (2001).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, K. Yamada, A. Shinya, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Extremely large group velocity dispersion of line-defect waveguides in photonic crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 87, 253902 (2001).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

E. Kuramochi, A. Shinya, M. Notomi, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, H. Fukuda, and K. Yamada. “Low propagation loss Si-based photonic crystal slab waveguides,” in International Workshop on Photonic Electromagnetic Structures (PECS), Kyoto, 2004.

I. Yokohama, M. Notomi, A. Shinya, C. Takahashi, and T. Tamamura, “Two-dimensional Si photonic crystals with 0.2-µm thickness on oxide using SOI substrates,” in Tech. Digest of Fifth Optoelectronics and Communication Conference (OECC 2000), 42–43 (2000).

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, E. Kuramochi, S. Mitsugi, H-Y. Ryu, T. Kawabata, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, T. Shoji, and K. Yamada, “Photonic-band-gap waveguides and resonators in SOI Photonic crystal slabs,” to be published in IEICE Trans. Electron. March issue, (2004).

S. Mitsugi, A. Shinya, E. Kuramochi, M. Notomi, T. Tsuchizawa, and T. Watanabe, “Resonant tunneling wavelength filters with high Q and high transmittance based on photonic crystal slabs,” in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference Proceedings (LEOS 2003), 214–215 (2003).

A. Shinya, M. Notomi, S. Mitsugi, E. Kuramochi, T. Kawabata, S. Kondo, T. Watanabe, and T. Tsuchizawa, “Photonic crystal devices combining width-tuned waveguides and cavities,” International Workshop on Photonic Electromagnetic Structures, Kyoto, 2004.

C. Takahashi, J. Takahashi, M. Notomi, and I. Yokohama, “Accurate dry etching with fluorinated gas for two-dimensional Si photonic crystals” in 2000 Fall Meeting of Materials Research Society (MRS Proceedings, vol. 637, E1.8, 2000).

Park, H-G.

H-Y. Ryu, S-H. Kim, H-G. Park, J-K. Hwang, Y-H. Lee, and J-S. Kim, “Square-lattice photonic band-gap single-cell laser operating in the lowest-order whispering gallery mode,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 80, 3883–3885 (2002).
[Crossref]

Ryu, H-Y.

H-Y. Ryu, M. Notomi, and Y-H. Lee, “High quality-factor and small mode-volume hexapole modes in photonic crystal slab nano-cavities,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 83, 4294–4296 (2003).
[Crossref]

H-Y. Ryu, S-H. Kim, H-G. Park, J-K. Hwang, Y-H. Lee, and J-S. Kim, “Square-lattice photonic band-gap single-cell laser operating in the lowest-order whispering gallery mode,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 80, 3883–3885 (2002).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, E. Kuramochi, S. Mitsugi, H-Y. Ryu, T. Kawabata, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, T. Shoji, and K. Yamada, “Photonic-band-gap waveguides and resonators in SOI Photonic crystal slabs,” to be published in IEICE Trans. Electron. March issue, (2004).

Scherer, A.

J. Vuckovic, M. Loncar, H. Mabuchi, and A. Scherer, “Optimization of the Q factor in photonic crystal microcavities,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 850–856 (2002).
[Crossref]

Shinya, A.

A. Shinya, M. Notomi, E. Kuramochi, T. Shoji, T. Watanabe, T. Tsuchizawa, K. Yamada, and H. Morita, “Functional components in SOI photonic crystal slabs,” Proc. SPIE 5000, 21, 104–117 (2003).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, K. Yamada, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Structural tuning of guiding modes of line-defect waveguides of SOI photonic crystal slabs,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 736–742 (2002).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, K. Yamada, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Single-mode transmission within the photonic bandgap of width-varied single-line-defect photonic crystal waveguides on SOI substrates,” Electron. Lett. 37, 243–244 (2001).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, K. Yamada, A. Shinya, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Extremely large group velocity dispersion of line-defect waveguides in photonic crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 87, 253902 (2001).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

E. Kuramochi, A. Shinya, M. Notomi, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, H. Fukuda, and K. Yamada. “Low propagation loss Si-based photonic crystal slab waveguides,” in International Workshop on Photonic Electromagnetic Structures (PECS), Kyoto, 2004.

I. Yokohama, M. Notomi, A. Shinya, C. Takahashi, and T. Tamamura, “Two-dimensional Si photonic crystals with 0.2-µm thickness on oxide using SOI substrates,” in Tech. Digest of Fifth Optoelectronics and Communication Conference (OECC 2000), 42–43 (2000).

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, E. Kuramochi, S. Mitsugi, H-Y. Ryu, T. Kawabata, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, T. Shoji, and K. Yamada, “Photonic-band-gap waveguides and resonators in SOI Photonic crystal slabs,” to be published in IEICE Trans. Electron. March issue, (2004).

S. Mitsugi, A. Shinya, E. Kuramochi, M. Notomi, T. Tsuchizawa, and T. Watanabe, “Resonant tunneling wavelength filters with high Q and high transmittance based on photonic crystal slabs,” in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference Proceedings (LEOS 2003), 214–215 (2003).

A. Shinya, M. Notomi, S. Mitsugi, E. Kuramochi, T. Kawabata, S. Kondo, T. Watanabe, and T. Tsuchizawa, “Photonic crystal devices combining width-tuned waveguides and cavities,” International Workshop on Photonic Electromagnetic Structures, Kyoto, 2004.

Shoji, T.

A. Shinya, M. Notomi, E. Kuramochi, T. Shoji, T. Watanabe, T. Tsuchizawa, K. Yamada, and H. Morita, “Functional components in SOI photonic crystal slabs,” Proc. SPIE 5000, 21, 104–117 (2003).
[Crossref]

T. Shoji, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, K. Yamada, and H. Morita, “Low loss mode size converter from 0.3 µm square Si wire waveguides to single mode fibers,” Electron. Lett. 38, 1669–1670 (2002).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, E. Kuramochi, S. Mitsugi, H-Y. Ryu, T. Kawabata, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, T. Shoji, and K. Yamada, “Photonic-band-gap waveguides and resonators in SOI Photonic crystal slabs,” to be published in IEICE Trans. Electron. March issue, (2004).

Song, B.S.

Y. Akahane, T. Asano, B.S. Song, and S. Noda, “High-Q photonic nanocavity in two-dimensional photonic crystal,” Nature 425, 944 (2003).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Takahashi, C.

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, K. Yamada, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Structural tuning of guiding modes of line-defect waveguides of SOI photonic crystal slabs,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 736–742 (2002).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, K. Yamada, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Single-mode transmission within the photonic bandgap of width-varied single-line-defect photonic crystal waveguides on SOI substrates,” Electron. Lett. 37, 243–244 (2001).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, K. Yamada, A. Shinya, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Extremely large group velocity dispersion of line-defect waveguides in photonic crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 87, 253902 (2001).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

I. Yokohama, M. Notomi, A. Shinya, C. Takahashi, and T. Tamamura, “Two-dimensional Si photonic crystals with 0.2-µm thickness on oxide using SOI substrates,” in Tech. Digest of Fifth Optoelectronics and Communication Conference (OECC 2000), 42–43 (2000).

C. Takahashi, J. Takahashi, M. Notomi, and I. Yokohama, “Accurate dry etching with fluorinated gas for two-dimensional Si photonic crystals” in 2000 Fall Meeting of Materials Research Society (MRS Proceedings, vol. 637, E1.8, 2000).

Takahashi, J.

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, K. Yamada, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Structural tuning of guiding modes of line-defect waveguides of SOI photonic crystal slabs,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 736–742 (2002).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, K. Yamada, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Single-mode transmission within the photonic bandgap of width-varied single-line-defect photonic crystal waveguides on SOI substrates,” Electron. Lett. 37, 243–244 (2001).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, K. Yamada, A. Shinya, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Extremely large group velocity dispersion of line-defect waveguides in photonic crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 87, 253902 (2001).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

C. Takahashi, J. Takahashi, M. Notomi, and I. Yokohama, “Accurate dry etching with fluorinated gas for two-dimensional Si photonic crystals” in 2000 Fall Meeting of Materials Research Society (MRS Proceedings, vol. 637, E1.8, 2000).

Tamamura, T.

I. Yokohama, M. Notomi, A. Shinya, C. Takahashi, and T. Tamamura, “Two-dimensional Si photonic crystals with 0.2-µm thickness on oxide using SOI substrates,” in Tech. Digest of Fifth Optoelectronics and Communication Conference (OECC 2000), 42–43 (2000).

Tsuchizawa, T.

A. Shinya, M. Notomi, E. Kuramochi, T. Shoji, T. Watanabe, T. Tsuchizawa, K. Yamada, and H. Morita, “Functional components in SOI photonic crystal slabs,” Proc. SPIE 5000, 21, 104–117 (2003).
[Crossref]

T. Shoji, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, K. Yamada, and H. Morita, “Low loss mode size converter from 0.3 µm square Si wire waveguides to single mode fibers,” Electron. Lett. 38, 1669–1670 (2002).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, E. Kuramochi, S. Mitsugi, H-Y. Ryu, T. Kawabata, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, T. Shoji, and K. Yamada, “Photonic-band-gap waveguides and resonators in SOI Photonic crystal slabs,” to be published in IEICE Trans. Electron. March issue, (2004).

S. Mitsugi, A. Shinya, E. Kuramochi, M. Notomi, T. Tsuchizawa, and T. Watanabe, “Resonant tunneling wavelength filters with high Q and high transmittance based on photonic crystal slabs,” in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference Proceedings (LEOS 2003), 214–215 (2003).

A. Shinya, M. Notomi, S. Mitsugi, E. Kuramochi, T. Kawabata, S. Kondo, T. Watanabe, and T. Tsuchizawa, “Photonic crystal devices combining width-tuned waveguides and cavities,” International Workshop on Photonic Electromagnetic Structures, Kyoto, 2004.

E. Kuramochi, A. Shinya, M. Notomi, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, H. Fukuda, and K. Yamada. “Low propagation loss Si-based photonic crystal slab waveguides,” in International Workshop on Photonic Electromagnetic Structures (PECS), Kyoto, 2004.

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S. Fan, P. R. Villeneuve, J. D. Joannopoulos, and H. A. Haus, “Channel drop tunneling through localized states,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 960–963 (1998).
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Villeneuve, P.R.

S.G. Johnson, S. Fan, P.R. Villeneuve, J. D. Joannopoulos, and L.A. Kolodziejski, “Guided modes in photonic-crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. B 60, 5751–5780 (1999).
[Crossref]

C. Manolatou, M.J. Khan, S. Fan, P.R. Villeneuve, H.A. Haus, and J.D. Joannopoulos, “Coupling of modes analysis of resonant channel add-drop filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron.,  35, 1322–1331 (1999).
[Crossref]

Vuckovic, J.

J. Vuckovic, M. Loncar, H. Mabuchi, and A. Scherer, “Optimization of the Q factor in photonic crystal microcavities,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 850–856 (2002).
[Crossref]

Watanabe, T.

A. Shinya, M. Notomi, E. Kuramochi, T. Shoji, T. Watanabe, T. Tsuchizawa, K. Yamada, and H. Morita, “Functional components in SOI photonic crystal slabs,” Proc. SPIE 5000, 21, 104–117 (2003).
[Crossref]

T. Shoji, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, K. Yamada, and H. Morita, “Low loss mode size converter from 0.3 µm square Si wire waveguides to single mode fibers,” Electron. Lett. 38, 1669–1670 (2002).
[Crossref]

E. Kuramochi, A. Shinya, M. Notomi, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, H. Fukuda, and K. Yamada. “Low propagation loss Si-based photonic crystal slab waveguides,” in International Workshop on Photonic Electromagnetic Structures (PECS), Kyoto, 2004.

A. Shinya, M. Notomi, S. Mitsugi, E. Kuramochi, T. Kawabata, S. Kondo, T. Watanabe, and T. Tsuchizawa, “Photonic crystal devices combining width-tuned waveguides and cavities,” International Workshop on Photonic Electromagnetic Structures, Kyoto, 2004.

S. Mitsugi, A. Shinya, E. Kuramochi, M. Notomi, T. Tsuchizawa, and T. Watanabe, “Resonant tunneling wavelength filters with high Q and high transmittance based on photonic crystal slabs,” in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference Proceedings (LEOS 2003), 214–215 (2003).

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, E. Kuramochi, S. Mitsugi, H-Y. Ryu, T. Kawabata, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, T. Shoji, and K. Yamada, “Photonic-band-gap waveguides and resonators in SOI Photonic crystal slabs,” to be published in IEICE Trans. Electron. March issue, (2004).

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J.D. Joannopoulos, R.D. Meade, and J.N. Winn, Photonic Crystals (Princeton University Press, 1995).

Xu, Y.

Y. Xu, Y. Li, R.K. Lee, and A. Yariv, “Scattering-theory analysis of waveguide-resonator coupling,” Phys. Rev. E62, 7389–7404 (2000).

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E. Yablonovitch, “Inhibited spontaneous emission in solid-state physics and electronics,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 2059–2062 (1987).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

Yamada, K.

A. Shinya, M. Notomi, E. Kuramochi, T. Shoji, T. Watanabe, T. Tsuchizawa, K. Yamada, and H. Morita, “Functional components in SOI photonic crystal slabs,” Proc. SPIE 5000, 21, 104–117 (2003).
[Crossref]

T. Shoji, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, K. Yamada, and H. Morita, “Low loss mode size converter from 0.3 µm square Si wire waveguides to single mode fibers,” Electron. Lett. 38, 1669–1670 (2002).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, K. Yamada, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Structural tuning of guiding modes of line-defect waveguides of SOI photonic crystal slabs,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 736–742 (2002).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, K. Yamada, A. Shinya, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Extremely large group velocity dispersion of line-defect waveguides in photonic crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 87, 253902 (2001).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, K. Yamada, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Single-mode transmission within the photonic bandgap of width-varied single-line-defect photonic crystal waveguides on SOI substrates,” Electron. Lett. 37, 243–244 (2001).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, E. Kuramochi, S. Mitsugi, H-Y. Ryu, T. Kawabata, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, T. Shoji, and K. Yamada, “Photonic-band-gap waveguides and resonators in SOI Photonic crystal slabs,” to be published in IEICE Trans. Electron. March issue, (2004).

E. Kuramochi, A. Shinya, M. Notomi, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, H. Fukuda, and K. Yamada. “Low propagation loss Si-based photonic crystal slab waveguides,” in International Workshop on Photonic Electromagnetic Structures (PECS), Kyoto, 2004.

Yariv, A.

Y. Xu, Y. Li, R.K. Lee, and A. Yariv, “Scattering-theory analysis of waveguide-resonator coupling,” Phys. Rev. E62, 7389–7404 (2000).

Yokohama, I.

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, K. Yamada, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Structural tuning of guiding modes of line-defect waveguides of SOI photonic crystal slabs,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 736–742 (2002).
[Crossref]

M. Notomi, K. Yamada, A. Shinya, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Extremely large group velocity dispersion of line-defect waveguides in photonic crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 87, 253902 (2001).
[Crossref] [PubMed]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, K. Yamada, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Single-mode transmission within the photonic bandgap of width-varied single-line-defect photonic crystal waveguides on SOI substrates,” Electron. Lett. 37, 243–244 (2001).
[Crossref]

I. Yokohama, M. Notomi, A. Shinya, C. Takahashi, and T. Tamamura, “Two-dimensional Si photonic crystals with 0.2-µm thickness on oxide using SOI substrates,” in Tech. Digest of Fifth Optoelectronics and Communication Conference (OECC 2000), 42–43 (2000).

C. Takahashi, J. Takahashi, M. Notomi, and I. Yokohama, “Accurate dry etching with fluorinated gas for two-dimensional Si photonic crystals” in 2000 Fall Meeting of Materials Research Society (MRS Proceedings, vol. 637, E1.8, 2000).

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S.G. Johnson, A. Mekis, S. Fan, and J.D. Joannopoulos, “Multipole-cancellation mechanism for high-Q cavities in the absence of a complete photonic band gap,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 78, 3388–3390 (2001).
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H-Y. Ryu, M. Notomi, and Y-H. Lee, “High quality-factor and small mode-volume hexapole modes in photonic crystal slab nano-cavities,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 83, 4294–4296 (2003).
[Crossref]

Electron. Lett. (3)

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, K. Yamada, J. Takahashi, C. Takahashi, and I. Yokohama, “Single-mode transmission within the photonic bandgap of width-varied single-line-defect photonic crystal waveguides on SOI substrates,” Electron. Lett. 37, 243–244 (2001).
[Crossref]

T. Shoji, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, K. Yamada, and H. Morita, “Low loss mode size converter from 0.3 µm square Si wire waveguides to single mode fibers,” Electron. Lett. 38, 1669–1670 (2002).
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[Crossref]

C. Manolatou, M.J. Khan, S. Fan, P.R. Villeneuve, H.A. Haus, and J.D. Joannopoulos, “Coupling of modes analysis of resonant channel add-drop filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron.,  35, 1322–1331 (1999).
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Y. Xu, Y. Li, R.K. Lee, and A. Yariv, “Scattering-theory analysis of waveguide-resonator coupling,” Phys. Rev. E62, 7389–7404 (2000).

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S.G. Johnson, S. Fan, P.R. Villeneuve, J. D. Joannopoulos, and L.A. Kolodziejski, “Guided modes in photonic-crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. B 60, 5751–5780 (1999).
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A. Shinya, M. Notomi, E. Kuramochi, T. Shoji, T. Watanabe, T. Tsuchizawa, K. Yamada, and H. Morita, “Functional components in SOI photonic crystal slabs,” Proc. SPIE 5000, 21, 104–117 (2003).
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E. Kuramochi, A. Shinya, M. Notomi, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, H. Fukuda, and K. Yamada. “Low propagation loss Si-based photonic crystal slab waveguides,” in International Workshop on Photonic Electromagnetic Structures (PECS), Kyoto, 2004.

J.D. Joannopoulos, R.D. Meade, and J.N. Winn, Photonic Crystals (Princeton University Press, 1995).

I. Yokohama, M. Notomi, A. Shinya, C. Takahashi, and T. Tamamura, “Two-dimensional Si photonic crystals with 0.2-µm thickness on oxide using SOI substrates,” in Tech. Digest of Fifth Optoelectronics and Communication Conference (OECC 2000), 42–43 (2000).

C. Takahashi, J. Takahashi, M. Notomi, and I. Yokohama, “Accurate dry etching with fluorinated gas for two-dimensional Si photonic crystals” in 2000 Fall Meeting of Materials Research Society (MRS Proceedings, vol. 637, E1.8, 2000).

S. Mitsugi, A. Shinya, E. Kuramochi, M. Notomi, T. Tsuchizawa, and T. Watanabe, “Resonant tunneling wavelength filters with high Q and high transmittance based on photonic crystal slabs,” in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference Proceedings (LEOS 2003), 214–215 (2003).

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, E. Kuramochi, S. Mitsugi, H-Y. Ryu, T. Kawabata, T. Tsuchizawa, T. Watanabe, T. Shoji, and K. Yamada, “Photonic-band-gap waveguides and resonators in SOI Photonic crystal slabs,” to be published in IEICE Trans. Electron. March issue, (2004).

A. Shinya, M. Notomi, S. Mitsugi, E. Kuramochi, T. Kawabata, S. Kondo, T. Watanabe, and T. Tsuchizawa, “Photonic crystal devices combining width-tuned waveguides and cavities,” International Workshop on Photonic Electromagnetic Structures, Kyoto, 2004.

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Figures (8)

Fig. 1.
Fig. 1.

(a) Propagation loss measurement for single-mode PBG waveguides in SiO2-clad and air-clad PhCs. (b) Schematic diagram of an adiabatic mode connector, which consists of a spot-size converter and a mode-profile converter.

Fig. 2.
Fig. 2.

Time-domain measurement of group delay dispersion in PBG waveguides in SOI PhC slabs. (a) 0.65W waveguide in SiO2-clad PhCs. (b) 1.0W waveguides in air-clad PhCs.

Fig. 3.
Fig. 3.

Hexapole cavity: (a) structural design, (b) field distribution in the real space (r=0.35a, r m=0.26a), (c) field distribution in the k space (r=0.35a, r m=0.26), (d) Q and Vm versus the resonant frequencies.

Fig. 4.
Fig. 4.

Short line-defect-like mode: (a) 2-point cavity (L=2). Shaded holes are shifted in the outward direction to increase Q. (b) 3-point cavity (L=3). (c) Q and Vm versus the defect length.

Fig. 5.
Fig. 5.

Two-port resonant tunneling transmission filter: (a) Structural design. Shaded holes are shifted in the outward direction to increase Q. (b) Measured transmission spectra for a resonant tunneling filter and a reference PhC waveguide without a cavity.

Fig. 6.
Fig. 6.

Resonant-tunneling filter using the mode gap in the width-varied waveguides: (a) structural design. (b) Measured transmission spectrum around the resonant wavelength for the barrier width of Nb=2. (c) Measured transmission spectrum for Nb=3. The samples are fabricated in SOI PhC slabs with SiO2 and polymer cladding having adiabatic mode connectors (described in 2.1).

Fig. 7.
Fig. 7.

Four-port channel drop filters using the slow light mode in 1.0 W waveguides: (a) structural design, (b) measured transmission spectra for the drop line and the bus line (through).

Fig. 8.
Fig. 8.

Three-port resonant-tunneling channel drop filter: (a) basic configuration to explain the operation principle. (b) Simulated transmission of (a). (c) Structural design of the cascaded multi-channel drop filter using the resonant tunneling process.

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