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Vadim Karagodsky, Forrest G. Sedgwick, and Connie J. Chang-Hasnain
Vadim Karagodsky, Forrest G. Sedgwick, and Connie J. Chang-Hasnain*
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
*Corresponding author: email@example.com
A simple analytic analysis of the ultra-high reflectivity feature of subwavelength dielectric gratings is developed. The phenomenon of ultra high reflectivity is explained to be a destructive interference effect between the two grating modes. Based on this phenomenon, a design algorithm for broadband grating mirrors is suggested.
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