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When optical components are reduced to the nanoscale, they exhibit interesting properties that can be harnessed to create new devices. For example, imagine a block of material with thin layers of alternating materials. This creates a periodic arrangement of alternating dielectric constants, forming a "photonic crystal" that is analogous to the electronic crystals used in semiconductor devices. Photonic crystals, along with quantum dots and other devices patterned at the nanoscale, may form the basis for sensors and switches used in computers and telecommunications. More information on Nanophotonics can be found here.

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  1. PHYS 620: Optical Properties of Solids

    13 Feb 2013 | Courses | Contributor(s): Roberto Merlin

    Winter 2013 Course Outline: INTRODUCTION, ELECTRODYNAMICS OF CONTINUOUS MEDIA (Maxwell’s equations. Permittivity and permeability. Scattering). KRAMERS-KRÖNIG RELATIONS,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16813

  2. PHYS 620 Lecture 3: Polarization: A Quantum Approach

    13 Feb 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Roberto Merlin

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16814

  3. Hybrid Nanophotonics: A Happy Marriage of Metals and Semiconductors

    15 Jan 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Brongersma

    This talk is part of the International Workshop "Novel Ideas in Optics: From Advanced Materials to Revolutionary Applications" hosted by Purdue University. Dr. Mark Brongersma is an associate...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16169

  4. Novel Ideas in Metamaterials

    15 Jan 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Igor Smolyaninov

    This talk is part of the International Workshop "Novel Ideas in Optics: From Advanced Materials to Revolutionary Applications" hosted by Purdue University. Igor Smolyaninov is a Principal...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16170

  5. Digitizing and Functionalizing Metamaterials

    15 Jan 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Nader Engheta

    This talk is part of the International Workshop "Novel Ideas in Optics: From Advanced Materials to Revolutionary Applications" hosted by Purdue University. Nader Engheta is the H. Nedwill Ramsey...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16171

  6. Accelerating Airy Beams and Bullets

    15 Jan 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Demetrios Christodoulides

    This talk is part of the International Workshop "Novel Ideas in Optics: From Advanced Materials to Revolutionary Applications" hosted by Purdue University. Demetri Christodoulides received his...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16455

  7. Ultrafast & Broadband Photonic Signal Processing: From Microdevices to Control of RF Propagation

    15 Jan 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Andrew M Weiner

    This talk is part of the International Workshop "Novel Ideas in Optics: From Advanced Materials to Revolutionary Applications" hosted by Purdue University. Andrew M. Weiner graduated from M.I.T....

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16459

  8. Nonlinear and Magnetooptic Control of Light in Metamaterials and Superfocussing

    15 Jan 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Allan Boardman

    This talk is part of the International Workshop "Novel Ideas in Optics: From Advanced Materials to Revolutionary Applications" hosted by Purdue University. Allan is a Fellow of the SPIE and is...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16491

  9. Opening Remarks

    13 Jan 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Vladimir M. Shalaev

    This talk is part of the International Workshop "Novel Ideas in Optics: From Advanced Materials to Revolutionary Applications" hosted by Purdue University. Discovery Park

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16463

  10. Transformation Optics and Sub Wavelength Control of Light

    13 Jan 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): John Pendry

    Keynote presentation.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16166

  11. Engineering Disorder in Opto-Electronics

    05 Dec 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jacob B. Khurgin

    GaN is a wide bandgap material which can on one hand withstand high power and high temperature operating conditions, and on the other hand has high saturation velocity needed for high frequency...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16043

  12. Negative Refraction, Wave-particle Dualism and “Minkowski-Abraham controversy”

    19 Nov 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Victor G. Veselago

    Professor Veselago was the first to identify that the relationships between energy and linear momentum are significantly different for electromagnetic radiation and material particles. The process...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/15902

  13. PhotonicsGAIN-0D

    23 Jul 2012 | Tools | Contributor(s): Jieran Fang, Ludmila Prokopeva, Jan Trieschmann, Nikita Arnold, Alexander V. Kildishev

    Time-domain numerical simulation of the local response of a generic four-level gain system to its excitation with a pump-probe pulse sequence.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/testgain0d

  14. Near-field radiation transport between two planes

    28 Aug 2012 | Tools | Contributor(s): Majid alDosari, Greg Walker

    Calculates the radiation exchange between two parallel half-spaces

    http://nanohub.org/resources/bulknf

  15. Meep

    09 Jul 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): Jing Ouyang, Xufeng Wang, Minghao Qi

    Finite-Difference Time-Domain Simulations

    http://nanohub.org/resources/Meep

  16. Jose Carlos Perez

    I'm a graduate student at the Institute of Optics, University of Rochester, NY. Born and raised in a small Central American nation named Honduras, I want to serve my country and the rest of the...

    http://nanohub.org/members/71679

  17. Ratnadeep Bhattacharya

    http://nanohub.org/members/71218

  18. DBR Laser Simulator

    07 Sep 2012 | Tools | Contributor(s): Nikhil Sancheti, Lynford Goddard, Christopher Adam Edwards

    Describes properties of a GaAs/AlGaAs DBR laser

    http://nanohub.org/resources/dbrlaser

  19. Optical absorption in boron clusters B6 and B6+ : A first principles configuration interaction approach

    07 Sep 2012 | Papers | Contributor(s): Ravindra L Shinde

    The linear optical absorption spectra in neutral boron cluster B6 and cationic B6+ are calculated using a first principles correlated electron approach. The geometries of several low-lying isomers...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/15160

  20. Krishnakali Chaudhuri

    http://nanohub.org/members/70104

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