Analysis of spontaneous emission in a 1D photonic crystal with effective resonator model


  • Adam Rudziński Institute of Microelectronics and Optoelectronics
  • Paweł Szczepański Institute of Microelectronics and Optoelectronics



This letter discusses the application of effective resonator model as a tool for analysis of spontaneous emission in one-dimensional photonic crystals built of a finite number of layers and with arbitrary defects of layer's width or refractive index. It is pointed out that quantities defined in the model allow analyzing the properties of the structure without calculating field distributions.

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How to Cite

A. Rudziński and P. Szczepański, “Analysis of spontaneous emission in a 1D photonic crystal with effective resonator model”, Photonics Lett. Pol., vol. 2, no. 2, pp. pp. 79–81, Jun. 2010.