Topological Optical Waveguiding in Silicon and Beating between Trivial and Topological Defect Modes

A. Blanco-Redondo, I. Andonegui, M. J. Collins, G. Harari, Y. Lumer, M. C. Rechtsman, B. J. Eggleton, M. Segev

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We experimentally demonstrate topologically protected optical waveguiding in silicon at the interface between two topologically distinct dimer chains. Further, we propose and demonstrate beating between topological and trivial defect modes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numberFM3A.5
JournalOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
StatePublished - 2016
EventCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, QELS 2016 - San Jose, United States
Duration: Jun 5 2016Jun 10 2016

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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