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Photonic layered media

United States Patent

May 14, 2002
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A new class of structured dielectric media which exhibit significant photonic bandstructure has been invented. The new structures, called photonic layered media, are easy to fabricate using existing layer-by-layer growth techniques, and offer the ability to significantly extend our practical ability to tailor the properties of such optical materials.
Fleming; James G. (Albuquerque, NM), Lin; Shawn-Yu (Albuquerque, NM)
Sandia Corporation (Albuquerque, NM)
09/ 569,985
May 11, 2000
GOVERNMENT RIGHTS This invention was made with Government support under Contract DE-AC04-94AL85000 awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy. The Government has certain rights in the invention.