Anderson Photon-Phonon Colocalization in Certain Random Superlattices.

  title={Anderson Photon-Phonon Colocalization in Certain Random Superlattices.},
  author={Guillermo Arregui and Norberto D. Lanzillotti-Kimura and Clivia M. Sotomayor‐Torres and Pedro David Garcia},
  journal={Physical review letters},
  volume={122 4},
Fundamental observations in physics ranging from gravitational wave detection to laser cooling of a nanomechanical oscillator into its quantum ground state rely on the interaction between the optical and the mechanical degrees of freedom. A key parameter to engineer this interaction is the spatial overlap between the two fields, optimized in carefully designed resonators on a case-by-case basis. Disorder is an alternative strategy to confine light and sound at the nanoscale. However, it lacks… 

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