J. Poon, L. Zhu, G. DeRose, and A. Yariv, “Transmission and group delay of microring coupled-resonator optical waveguides,” Opt. Lett. 31, 456–458 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

T. F. Krauss, “Photonic Crystals shine on,” Phys. World32–36, (February 2006).

Y. A. Vlasov and S. J. McNab, “Coupling into the slow light mode in slab-type photonic crystal waveguides,” Opt. Lett. 31, 50–52 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Povinelli, S. Johnson, and J. Joannopoulos, “Slow-light, band-edge waveguides for tuneable time delays,” Opt. Express 13, 7145–7159 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. P. Hugonin and P. Lalanne, “Perfectly-matched-layers as nonlinear coordinate transforms: a generalized formalization,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A. 22, 1844–1849 (2005).

[CrossRef]

B. Momeni and A. Adibi, “Adiabatic stage for coupling of light to extended Bloch modes of photonic crystal,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 87, 171104 (2005).

[CrossRef]

C. Sauvan, G. Lecamp, P. Lalanne, and J. P. Hugonin, “Modal-reflectivity enhancement by geometry tuning in photonic crystal microcavities,” Opt. Exp. 13, 245–255 (2005).

[CrossRef]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, S. Mitsugi, G. Kira, E. Kuramochi, and T. Tanabe “Optical bistable switching action of Si high-Q photonic-crystal nanocavities,” Opt. Express 13, 2678–2687 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. Khurgin, “Expanding the bandwidth of slow-light photonic devices based on coupled resonators,” Opt. Lett. 30, 2778–2780 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

D. Mori and T. Baba, “Wideband and low dispersion slow light by chirped photonic crystal coupled waveguide,” Opt. Express 13, 9398–9408 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

D. Gerace and L. C. Andreani, “Effects of disorder on propagation losses and cavity Q-factors in photonic crystal slabs,” Photonics and Nanostructures-fundamentals and applications 3, 120–128 (2005).

[CrossRef]

E. Kuramochi, M. Notomi, S. Hughes, A. Shinya, T. Watanabe, and L. Ramunno, “Disorder-induced scattering loss of line-defect waveguides in photonic crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. B 72, 161318 (2005).

[CrossRef]

M. F. Yanik and S. Fan, “Stopping light all optically,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 083901 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Yu. Petrov and M. Eich, “Zero dispersion at small group velocities in photonic crystal waveguides,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 85, 4866–4868 (2004).

[CrossRef]

A. Melloni, F. Morichetti, and M. Martinelli, “Linear and Nonlinear propagation in coupled resonator slow-wave optical structures,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 35, 365–379 (2003).

[CrossRef]

P. Lalanne and J. P. Hugonin, “Bloch-wave engineering for high Q’s, small V’s microcavities,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 39, 1430–1438 (2003).

[CrossRef]

G. Lenz, B. J. Eggleton, C. K. Madsen, and R .E. Slusher, “Optical delay lines based on optical filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electronics 37, 525–532 (2001).

[CrossRef]

J. C. Lagarias, J. A. Reeds, M. H. Wright, and P. E. Wright, “Convergence properties of the Nelder-Mead Simplex Method in Low Dimensions,” SIAM J. Optim. 9,112–147 (1998).

[CrossRef]

S. E. Harris, “Electromagnetically induced transparency,” Phys. Today 50, 36–42 (July 1997).

[CrossRef]

J. M. Bendickson, J. P. Dowling, and M. Scalora, “Analytic expressions for the electromagnetic mode density in finite, one-dimensional, photonic band-gap structure,” Phys. Rev. E 53, 4107–4121 (1996).

[CrossRef]

B. Momeni and A. Adibi, “Adiabatic stage for coupling of light to extended Bloch modes of photonic crystal,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 87, 171104 (2005).

[CrossRef]

D. Gerace and L. C. Andreani, “Effects of disorder on propagation losses and cavity Q-factors in photonic crystal slabs,” Photonics and Nanostructures-fundamentals and applications 3, 120–128 (2005).

[CrossRef]

J. M. Bendickson, J. P. Dowling, and M. Scalora, “Analytic expressions for the electromagnetic mode density in finite, one-dimensional, photonic band-gap structure,” Phys. Rev. E 53, 4107–4121 (1996).

[CrossRef]

L. A. Coldren and S. W. Corzine, Diode lasers and photonic integrated circuits, (J. Wiley and Sons, New York, 1995).

R. E. Collin, Field theory of guided waves, (London, Section 9 1960).

L. A. Coldren and S. W. Corzine, Diode lasers and photonic integrated circuits, (J. Wiley and Sons, New York, 1995).

J. M. Bendickson, J. P. Dowling, and M. Scalora, “Analytic expressions for the electromagnetic mode density in finite, one-dimensional, photonic band-gap structure,” Phys. Rev. E 53, 4107–4121 (1996).

[CrossRef]

G. Lenz, B. J. Eggleton, C. K. Madsen, and R .E. Slusher, “Optical delay lines based on optical filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electronics 37, 525–532 (2001).

[CrossRef]

A. Yu. Petrov and M. Eich, “Zero dispersion at small group velocities in photonic crystal waveguides,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 85, 4866–4868 (2004).

[CrossRef]

M. F. Yanik and S. Fan, “Stopping light all optically,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 083901 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

D. Gerace and L. C. Andreani, “Effects of disorder on propagation losses and cavity Q-factors in photonic crystal slabs,” Photonics and Nanostructures-fundamentals and applications 3, 120–128 (2005).

[CrossRef]

S. E. Harris, “Electromagnetically induced transparency,” Phys. Today 50, 36–42 (July 1997).

[CrossRef]

H. A. Haus, Waves and fields in optoelectronics (Prentice-Hall International, London, 1984).

E. Kuramochi, M. Notomi, S. Hughes, A. Shinya, T. Watanabe, and L. Ramunno, “Disorder-induced scattering loss of line-defect waveguides in photonic crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. B 72, 161318 (2005).

[CrossRef]

C. Sauvan, G. Lecamp, P. Lalanne, and J. P. Hugonin, “Modal-reflectivity enhancement by geometry tuning in photonic crystal microcavities,” Opt. Exp. 13, 245–255 (2005).

[CrossRef]

J. P. Hugonin and P. Lalanne, “Perfectly-matched-layers as nonlinear coordinate transforms: a generalized formalization,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A. 22, 1844–1849 (2005).

[CrossRef]

P. Lalanne and J. P. Hugonin, “Bloch-wave engineering for high Q’s, small V’s microcavities,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 39, 1430–1438 (2003).

[CrossRef]

M. D. Settle, R. J. P. Engelen, M. Salib, A. Michaeli, L. Kuipers, and T. F. Krauss, “Flatband slow light in photonic crystals featuring spatial pulse compression and terahertz bandwidth,” Opt. Express 15, 219–226 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

T. F. Krauss, “Photonic Crystals shine on,” Phys. World32–36, (February 2006).

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, S. Mitsugi, G. Kira, E. Kuramochi, and T. Tanabe “Optical bistable switching action of Si high-Q photonic-crystal nanocavities,” Opt. Express 13, 2678–2687 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

E. Kuramochi, M. Notomi, S. Hughes, A. Shinya, T. Watanabe, and L. Ramunno, “Disorder-induced scattering loss of line-defect waveguides in photonic crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. B 72, 161318 (2005).

[CrossRef]

J. C. Lagarias, J. A. Reeds, M. H. Wright, and P. E. Wright, “Convergence properties of the Nelder-Mead Simplex Method in Low Dimensions,” SIAM J. Optim. 9,112–147 (1998).

[CrossRef]

J. P. Hugonin and P. Lalanne, “Perfectly-matched-layers as nonlinear coordinate transforms: a generalized formalization,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A. 22, 1844–1849 (2005).

[CrossRef]

C. Sauvan, G. Lecamp, P. Lalanne, and J. P. Hugonin, “Modal-reflectivity enhancement by geometry tuning in photonic crystal microcavities,” Opt. Exp. 13, 245–255 (2005).

[CrossRef]

P. Lalanne and J. P. Hugonin, “Bloch-wave engineering for high Q’s, small V’s microcavities,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 39, 1430–1438 (2003).

[CrossRef]

C. Sauvan, G. Lecamp, P. Lalanne, and J. P. Hugonin, “Modal-reflectivity enhancement by geometry tuning in photonic crystal microcavities,” Opt. Exp. 13, 245–255 (2005).

[CrossRef]

G. Lenz, B. J. Eggleton, C. K. Madsen, and R .E. Slusher, “Optical delay lines based on optical filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electronics 37, 525–532 (2001).

[CrossRef]

H. A. Macleod, Thin-film optical filters, (Adam Hilger LTD, London1969).

G. Lenz, B. J. Eggleton, C. K. Madsen, and R .E. Slusher, “Optical delay lines based on optical filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electronics 37, 525–532 (2001).

[CrossRef]

A. Melloni, F. Morichetti, and M. Martinelli, “Linear and Nonlinear propagation in coupled resonator slow-wave optical structures,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 35, 365–379 (2003).

[CrossRef]

A. Melloni, F. Morichetti, and M. Martinelli, “Linear and Nonlinear propagation in coupled resonator slow-wave optical structures,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 35, 365–379 (2003).

[CrossRef]

B. Momeni and A. Adibi, “Adiabatic stage for coupling of light to extended Bloch modes of photonic crystal,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 87, 171104 (2005).

[CrossRef]

A. Melloni, F. Morichetti, and M. Martinelli, “Linear and Nonlinear propagation in coupled resonator slow-wave optical structures,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 35, 365–379 (2003).

[CrossRef]

E. Kuramochi, M. Notomi, S. Hughes, A. Shinya, T. Watanabe, and L. Ramunno, “Disorder-induced scattering loss of line-defect waveguides in photonic crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. B 72, 161318 (2005).

[CrossRef]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, S. Mitsugi, G. Kira, E. Kuramochi, and T. Tanabe “Optical bistable switching action of Si high-Q photonic-crystal nanocavities,” Opt. Express 13, 2678–2687 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Yu. Petrov and M. Eich, “Zero dispersion at small group velocities in photonic crystal waveguides,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 85, 4866–4868 (2004).

[CrossRef]

E. Kuramochi, M. Notomi, S. Hughes, A. Shinya, T. Watanabe, and L. Ramunno, “Disorder-induced scattering loss of line-defect waveguides in photonic crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. B 72, 161318 (2005).

[CrossRef]

J. C. Lagarias, J. A. Reeds, M. H. Wright, and P. E. Wright, “Convergence properties of the Nelder-Mead Simplex Method in Low Dimensions,” SIAM J. Optim. 9,112–147 (1998).

[CrossRef]

K. Sakoda, Optical properties of photonic crystals, (Springer-Verlag, Berlin2001) Chap. 11.

C. Sauvan, G. Lecamp, P. Lalanne, and J. P. Hugonin, “Modal-reflectivity enhancement by geometry tuning in photonic crystal microcavities,” Opt. Exp. 13, 245–255 (2005).

[CrossRef]

J. M. Bendickson, J. P. Dowling, and M. Scalora, “Analytic expressions for the electromagnetic mode density in finite, one-dimensional, photonic band-gap structure,” Phys. Rev. E 53, 4107–4121 (1996).

[CrossRef]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, S. Mitsugi, G. Kira, E. Kuramochi, and T. Tanabe “Optical bistable switching action of Si high-Q photonic-crystal nanocavities,” Opt. Express 13, 2678–2687 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

E. Kuramochi, M. Notomi, S. Hughes, A. Shinya, T. Watanabe, and L. Ramunno, “Disorder-induced scattering loss of line-defect waveguides in photonic crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. B 72, 161318 (2005).

[CrossRef]

G. Lenz, B. J. Eggleton, C. K. Madsen, and R .E. Slusher, “Optical delay lines based on optical filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electronics 37, 525–532 (2001).

[CrossRef]

E. Kuramochi, M. Notomi, S. Hughes, A. Shinya, T. Watanabe, and L. Ramunno, “Disorder-induced scattering loss of line-defect waveguides in photonic crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. B 72, 161318 (2005).

[CrossRef]

J. C. Lagarias, J. A. Reeds, M. H. Wright, and P. E. Wright, “Convergence properties of the Nelder-Mead Simplex Method in Low Dimensions,” SIAM J. Optim. 9,112–147 (1998).

[CrossRef]

J. C. Lagarias, J. A. Reeds, M. H. Wright, and P. E. Wright, “Convergence properties of the Nelder-Mead Simplex Method in Low Dimensions,” SIAM J. Optim. 9,112–147 (1998).

[CrossRef]

M. F. Yanik and S. Fan, “Stopping light all optically,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 083901 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

P. Yeh, Optical waves in layered media, (J. Wiley and Sons, New York1988).

A. Yu. Petrov and M. Eich, “Zero dispersion at small group velocities in photonic crystal waveguides,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 85, 4866–4868 (2004).

[CrossRef]

B. Momeni and A. Adibi, “Adiabatic stage for coupling of light to extended Bloch modes of photonic crystal,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 87, 171104 (2005).

[CrossRef]

P. Lalanne and J. P. Hugonin, “Bloch-wave engineering for high Q’s, small V’s microcavities,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 39, 1430–1438 (2003).

[CrossRef]

G. Lenz, B. J. Eggleton, C. K. Madsen, and R .E. Slusher, “Optical delay lines based on optical filters,” IEEE J. Quantum Electronics 37, 525–532 (2001).

[CrossRef]

J. P. Hugonin and P. Lalanne, “Perfectly-matched-layers as nonlinear coordinate transforms: a generalized formalization,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A. 22, 1844–1849 (2005).

[CrossRef]

C. Sauvan, G. Lecamp, P. Lalanne, and J. P. Hugonin, “Modal-reflectivity enhancement by geometry tuning in photonic crystal microcavities,” Opt. Exp. 13, 245–255 (2005).

[CrossRef]

M. D. Settle, R. J. P. Engelen, M. Salib, A. Michaeli, L. Kuipers, and T. F. Krauss, “Flatband slow light in photonic crystals featuring spatial pulse compression and terahertz bandwidth,” Opt. Express 15, 219–226 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Povinelli, S. Johnson, and J. Joannopoulos, “Slow-light, band-edge waveguides for tuneable time delays,” Opt. Express 13, 7145–7159 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

D. Mori and T. Baba, “Wideband and low dispersion slow light by chirped photonic crystal coupled waveguide,” Opt. Express 13, 9398–9408 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Notomi, A. Shinya, S. Mitsugi, G. Kira, E. Kuramochi, and T. Tanabe “Optical bistable switching action of Si high-Q photonic-crystal nanocavities,” Opt. Express 13, 2678–2687 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. Khurgin, “Expanding the bandwidth of slow-light photonic devices based on coupled resonators,” Opt. Lett. 30, 2778–2780 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. Poon, L. Zhu, G. DeRose, and A. Yariv, “Transmission and group delay of microring coupled-resonator optical waveguides,” Opt. Lett. 31, 456–458 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. A. Vlasov and S. J. McNab, “Coupling into the slow light mode in slab-type photonic crystal waveguides,” Opt. Lett. 31, 50–52 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Melloni, F. Morichetti, and M. Martinelli, “Linear and Nonlinear propagation in coupled resonator slow-wave optical structures,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 35, 365–379 (2003).

[CrossRef]

D. Gerace and L. C. Andreani, “Effects of disorder on propagation losses and cavity Q-factors in photonic crystal slabs,” Photonics and Nanostructures-fundamentals and applications 3, 120–128 (2005).

[CrossRef]

E. Kuramochi, M. Notomi, S. Hughes, A. Shinya, T. Watanabe, and L. Ramunno, “Disorder-induced scattering loss of line-defect waveguides in photonic crystal slabs,” Phys. Rev. B 72, 161318 (2005).

[CrossRef]

J. M. Bendickson, J. P. Dowling, and M. Scalora, “Analytic expressions for the electromagnetic mode density in finite, one-dimensional, photonic band-gap structure,” Phys. Rev. E 53, 4107–4121 (1996).

[CrossRef]

M. F. Yanik and S. Fan, “Stopping light all optically,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 083901 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. E. Harris, “Electromagnetically induced transparency,” Phys. Today 50, 36–42 (July 1997).

[CrossRef]

T. F. Krauss, “Photonic Crystals shine on,” Phys. World32–36, (February 2006).

J. C. Lagarias, J. A. Reeds, M. H. Wright, and P. E. Wright, “Convergence properties of the Nelder-Mead Simplex Method in Low Dimensions,” SIAM J. Optim. 9,112–147 (1998).

[CrossRef]

H. A. Macleod, Thin-film optical filters, (Adam Hilger LTD, London1969).

R. E. Collin, Field theory of guided waves, (London, Section 9 1960).

H. A. Haus, Waves and fields in optoelectronics (Prentice-Hall International, London, 1984).

K. Sakoda, Optical properties of photonic crystals, (Springer-Verlag, Berlin2001) Chap. 11.

L. A. Coldren and S. W. Corzine, Diode lasers and photonic integrated circuits, (J. Wiley and Sons, New York, 1995).

P. Yeh, Optical waves in layered media, (J. Wiley and Sons, New York1988).