Bound states in the continuum through environment engineering

Alexander Cerjan, Chia Wei Hsu, Mikael Rechtsman

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


We propose a new paradigm for realizing bound states in the continuum (BICs): engineering radiating channels in the environment. Examples include points and lines of BICs in a structure embedded in a periodic medium.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationQELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2019
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781943580576
StatePublished - 2019
EventCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2019 - San Jose, United States
Duration: May 5 2019May 10 2019

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F128-CLEO_QELS 2019
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2019
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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