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  • Ab initio dissipative solitons in an all-photonic crystal resonator 

    Etrich, C.; Iliew, R.; Staliunas, Kestutis; Lederer, Falk; Egorov, Oleg A. (2011-08-25)
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    We identify dissipative solitons in a Kerr-nonlinear all-photonic crystal resonator by solving Maxwell’s equations directly. The photonic crystal allows for diffraction management, leading to solitons with unique properties. ...
  • Acoustically penetrable sonic crystals based on fluid-like scatterers 

    Cebrecos, A.; Romero García, Vicenç; Pico Vila, Rubén; Sánchez Morcillo, Victor José; Botey Cumella, Muriel; Herrero Simon, Ramon; Cheng, Yu Chieh; Staliunas, Kestutis (2015-01-21)
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    We propose a periodic structure that behaves as a fluid-fluid composite for sound waves, where the building blocks are clusters of rigid scatterers. Such building-blocks are penetrable for acoustic waves, and their properties ...
  • All-dielectric self-cloaked structures 

    Hayran, Zeki; Kurt, H.; Herrero Simon, Ramon; Botey Cumella, Muriel; Staliunas, Kestutis (2018-03-17)
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    A general procedure to design objects that are intrinsically invisible (without the necessity of an external cloak) has not been demonstrated so far. Here we propose a flexible method to design such self-cloaked objects ...
  • Angular filtering by Bragg photonic microstructures fabricated by physical vapour deposition 

    Grineviciute, Lina; Babayigit, Ceren; Gailevicius, Darius; Bor, Emre; Turduev, Mirbek; Purlys, Vytautas; Tolenis, Tomas; Kurt, Hamza; Staliunas, Kestutis (2019-07-01)
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    We propose and experimentally demonstrate spatial filtering by photonic crystals in a Bragg configuration. Compared to the Laue configuration, where spatial filtering was already demonstrated before, the Bragg configuration ...
  • Asymmetric light transmission by using 2D PT-symmetric photonic nanostructure 

    Turduev, M.; Botey Cumella, Muriel; Herrero Simon, Ramon; Kurt, H.; Staliunas, Kestutis; Giden, I. (Wiley-IEEE Press, 2015)
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    We propose for the first time a simple realization of a two-dimensional Parity-Time symmetric hexagonal shaped photonic structure composed of honeycomb lattice. The structure has a symmetric periodic modulation of the ...
  • Asymmetric light transmission effect based on an evolutionary optimized semi-Dirac cone dispersion photonic structure 

    Bor, Emre; Turduev, Mirbek; Yasa, Utku Görkem; Kurt, Hamza; Staliunas, Kestutis (American Physical Society (APS), 2018-12-10)
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    In this paper, we present the numerical and experimental demonstration of asymmetric light transmission by a compact photonic crystal (PC) structure, which sustains semi-Dirac cone dispersion. The semi-Dirac point is ...
  • Asymmetric light transmission in PT-Symmetric microring resonators 

    Giden, I.; Dadashi, Kh.; Botey Cumella, Muriel; Herrero Simon, Ramon; Staliunas, Kestutis; Kurt, Hamza (2016-03-15)
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    We propose a new type of add-drop microring resonator made of gain and loss materials. Microring resonators are compact, narrow band, and optical channel dropping filters. In such linear systems, light transmission to ...
  • Asymmetric transmission from a 2D PT-symmetric honeycomb nanostructure 

    Botey Cumella, Muriel; Herrero Simon, Ramon; Turduev, M.; Zhao, D.; Giden, I.; Kurt, H.; Staliunas, Kestutis (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    We propose a simple realization of a 2-dimensonal (2D) PT-symmetric photonic structure: a honeycomb arrangement of alternating cylinders with gain or loss in a dielectric background. The structure provides a periodic ...
  • Axisymmetric photonic structures with PT-symmetry 

    Ahmed Waseem, Waqas Waseem; Herrero Simon, Ramon; Botey Cumella, Muriel; Staliunas, Kestutis (International Society for Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), 2016)
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    PT-symmetric structures in photonic crystals, combining refractive index and gain-loss modulations is becoming a research field with increasing interest due to the light directionality induced by these particular potentials. ...
  • Beam focalization by chirped mirrors 

    Cheng, Yu Chieh; Peckus, Martynas; Kicas, Simonas; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Cojocaru, Crina; Vilaseca Alavedra, Ramon; Drazdys, Ramutis; Staliunas, Kestutis (Optical Society of American (OSA), 2014)
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    A novel application of chirped dielectric mirrors for narrow beam focalization is proposed and demonstrated numerically and experimentally. Analogy to temporal dispersion compensation by chirped dielectric mirrors is discussed.
  • Beam focalization in reflection from flat dielectric subwavelength gratings 

    Cheng, Yu Chieh; Zeng, H; Trullàs Simó, Joaquim; Cojocaru, Crina; Malinauskas, Mangirdas; Jukna, T; Wiersma, D.S.; Staliunas, Kestutis (2014-10-15)
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    We experimentally demonstrate the recently predicted effect of near-field focusing for light beams from flat dielectric subwavelength gratings (SWGs). This SWGs were designed for visible light 532 nm and fabricated by ...
  • Beam focusing in chirped mirror with a defect 

    Cheng, Yu Chieh; Staliunas, Kestutis (IEEE Press ; Wiley, 2004)
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    Recently the beam focusing in reflection from chirped dielectric mirror has been proposed and demonstrated, where the negative (anomalous) diffraction is responsible for this flat mirror focusing. For a strong focusing ...
  • Beam focusing in reflections from flat subwavelength diffraction gratings 

    Cheng, Yu Chieh; Redondo, Javier; Staliunas, Kestutis (2014-03-10)
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    We predict that narrow beams, reflecting from flat subwavelength diffraction gratings, can focus. The effect is shown for the beams of electromagnetic radiation; however, it should be observable for beams of waves of ...
  • Beam shaping in spatially modulated broad-area semiconductor amplifiers 

    Herrero Simon, Ramon; Botey Cumella, Muriel; Radziunas, Mindaugas; Staliunas, Kestutis (2012-12-15)
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    We propose and analyze a beam-shaping mechanism that in broad-area semiconductor amplifiers occurs due to spatial pump modulation on a micrometer scale. The study, performed under realistic parameters and conditions, ...
  • Broadband third harmonic generation in quadratic media with disordered ferroelectric domains 

    Kalinowski, K.; Roppo, Vito; Wang, W.; Neshev, Dragomir N.; Kong, Y.; Cojocaru, Crina; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Vilaseca Alavedra, Ramon; Staliunas, Kestutis; Krolikowski, Wieslaw; Kivshar, Yu. (2010)
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    We study nonlinear frequency generation in media with random ferroelectric domain structure. We show that randomness enables one to realize broadband third harmonic generation via cascading of two second order quasi-phase ...
  • Chiral modes in 2D PT-symmetric nanostructures 

    Botey Cumella, Muriel; Herrero Simon, Ramon; Turduev, M.; Kurt, H.; Staliunas, Kestutis (Springer International Publishing, 2015-11-15)
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    We propose the stabilization of the output beam of Broad Area Semiconductor (BAS) amplifiers through the introduction of a spatially periodic modulated potential. We show that a periodic modulation of the pump profile in ...
  • Control and enhancement of beam quality of broadarea semiconductor devices and arrays by multimode interference couplers and two-dimensional gain modulation 

    Murad, M.; Sorel, M.; Herrero Simon, Ramon; Botey Cumella, Muriel; Marsh, J.H.; Staliunas, Kestutis (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2013)
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    It is proposed to control the beam quality of broad-area semiconductor devices by two-dimensional structuring enforcing phase coherence across the device. First results based on MMI couplers are presented.
  • Controllable light diffraction in woodpile photonic crystals filled with liquid crystal 

    Ho, Chih-Hua; Cheng, Yu Chieh; Maigyte, Lina; Zeng, H; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Cojocaru, Crina; Wiersma, D.S.; Staliunas, Kestutis (2015-01-12)
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    An approach to switching between different patterns of light beams transmitted through the woodpile photonic crystals filled with liquid crystals is proposed. The phase transition between the nematic and isotropic liquid ...
  • Diffraction control of reflected beam by chirped mirror 

    Cheng, Yu Chieh; Peckus, Martynas; Kicas, S.; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Cojocaru, Crina; Vilaseca Alavedra, Ramon; Drazdys, R.; Staliunas, Kestutis (2013)
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    We propose and demonstrate a novel functionality of chirped mirror for monochromatic light beams: a diffraction control in reflections resulting in focusing or imaging of beams. The chirped mirrors, commonly used for ...
  • Diffractive effects in 1D and 2D gain/loss periodic spatial modulated materials 

    Herrero Simon, Ramon; Botey Cumella, Muriel; Staliunas, Kestutis (IEEE Press. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2010)
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    The propagation of light through materials with periodically modulated gain can present different effects that are analyzed in the paper. The characterization of these gain/loss metamaterials (GLM) with a two-dimensional ...