PhotonicsDB: Optical Constants
14 Dec 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): Xingjie Ni, Zhengtong Liu, Alexander V. Kildishev
Experimental data is used to interpolate the dielectric function or the index of refraction of bulk materials used in optics and photonics
Ongoing Transformation of Computational Nanophotonics
18 May 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alexander V. Kildishev
Computational nanophotonics is one of the central tools of the science of light and photonic device engineering. It plays a crucial role in enabling optical technologies ranging from bio-sensing to quantum information processing. Up to the present, a plethora of various methods and commercial software founded on conventional computational electromagnetics methods have been developed. But this is about to change. ...
PhotonicsSHA-2D: Modeling of Single-Period Multilayer Optical Gratings and Metamaterials
23 Jun 2009 | Tools | Contributor(s): Xingjie Ni, Zhengtong Liu, Fan Gu, Marcos Gabriel Pacheco, Joshua Borneman, Alexander V. Kildishev
Frequency domain simulation of single-period multilayer gratings and optical metamaterials upon TE/TM plane-wave incidence at arbitrary angles
PhotonicsRT: Wave Propagation in Multilayer Structures
01 Dec 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Satoshi Ishii, Uday K. Chettiar, Xingjie Ni, Alexander V. Kildishev
The tool calculates the reflection, transmission and absorption of light passing through a lamellar structure with uniform isotropic layers.
Hyperlens Design Solver
18 Jun 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Matt Swanson, Xingjie Ni, zubin jacob, Alexander V. Kildishev
Simulates a cylindrical hyperlens design to obtain resulting field intensities