Design of high-Q photonic crystal optical cavities through Fourier space methods

@article{Srinivasan2003DesignOH,
  title={Design of high-Q photonic crystal optical cavities through Fourier space methods},
  author={Kartik Srinivasan and P. E. Barclay and Oskar J. Painter},
  journal={Postconference Digest Quantum Electronics and Laser Science, 2003. QELS.},
  year={2003},
  pages={2 pp.-}
}
By describing radiation losses through a Fourier space picture of modal couplings, low loss photonic crystal cavities are designed using a group theory-based analysis and finite-difference time-domain calculations, resulting in predicted quality factors exceeding 10/sup 5/.