Search for dissertations about: "Photonic Devices"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 59 swedish dissertations containing the words Photonic Devices.

  1. 1. Silicon-based Photonic Devices Design, Fabrication and Characterization

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Ziyang Zhang; KTH.; [2008]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Photonic Devices; Silicon Photonics; Parallel Computation; Nanofabrication; Electron Beam Lithography; Optical Characterisation; NATURAL SCIENCES Physics Other physics Optics; NATURVETENSKAP Fysik Övrig fysik Optik;

    Abstract : The field of Information and Communication Technologies is witnessing a development speed unprecedented in history. Moore’s law proves that the processor speed and memory size are roughly doubling each 18 months, which is expected to continue in the next decade. READ MORE

  2. 2. InP-based photonic crystals Processing, Material properties and Dispersion effects

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Audrey Berrier; KTH.; [2008]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Photonic crystals; indium phosphide; photonic bandgap; Bloch modes; slow light; dispersion; coupled cavity waveguides; chemically assisted ion beam etching; lag effect; cavities; optical losses; carrier transport; carrier lifetimes; negative refraction; photonic bandstructure; NATURAL SCIENCES Physics; NATURVETENSKAP Fysik;

    Abstract : Photonic crystals (PhCs) are periodic dielectric structures that exhibit a photonic bandgap, i.e., a range of wavelength for which light propagation is forbidden. The special band structure related dispersion properties offer a realm of novel functionalities and interesting physical phenomena. READ MORE

  3. 3. Electronic and Photonic Quantum Devices

    University dissertation from Kista : Mikroelektronik och informationsteknik

    Author : Erik Forsberg; KTH.; [2003]
    Keywords : electron waveguide devices; nanoelectronics; ballistic transport; electroabsorption modulators; Rabi oscillations; quantum measurements;

    Abstract : In this thesis various subjects at the crossroads of quantummechanics and device physics are treated, spanning from afundamental study on quantum measurements to fabricationtechniques of controlling gates for nanoelectroniccomponents.Electron waveguide components, i.e. READ MORE

  4. 4. 3D Magnetic Photonic Crystals Synthesis and Characterization

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Mei Fang; KTH.; [2010]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; magnetic photonic crystals; photonic band gaps; Fe3O4 nanoparticles; silica; TECHNOLOGY Engineering physics Optical physics; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Teknisk fysik Optisk fysik; TECHNOLOGY Materials science; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Teknisk materialvetenskap;

    Abstract : This thesis presents the synthesis methods and the characterizations of magnetic Fe3O4 nanoparticles, silica spheres with Fe3O4 nanoparticles embedded, and three dimensional magnetic photonic crystals (MPCs) prepared from the spheres. The structure, material composition, magnetic and optical properties, photonic band gaps (PBGs), as well as how these properties depend on the concentration of the magnetic nanoparticles, are investigated by X-ray diffraction (XRD), scanning electron microscopy (SEM), vibrating sample magnetometer (VSM), superconducting quantum interference device (SQUID), Faraday rotation (FR) and optical spectrophotometers. READ MORE

  5. 5. Theoretical studies of light propagation in photonic and plasmonic devices

    University dissertation from Universitetsbibliotek

    Author : Aliaksandr Rahachou; Igor Zozoulenko; Yuri S. Kivshar; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; microcavities; photonic crystals; plasmonics; nanoparticles; scattering matrix technique; Green s function technique; TECHNOLOGY Electrical engineering; electronics and photonics Photonics; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Elektroteknik; elektronik och fotonik Fotonik;

    Abstract : Photonics nowadays is one of the most rapidly developing areas of modern physics. Photonic chips are considered to be promising candidates for a new generation of high-performance systems for informational technology, as the photonic devices provide much higher information capacity in comparison to conventional electronics. READ MORE