Enhanced spontaneous emission in photonic hypercrystals

@article{Galfsky2015EnhancedSE,
  title={Enhanced spontaneous emission in photonic hypercrystals},
  author={Tal Galfsky and Evgenii Narimanov and Vinod M. Menon},
  journal={Frontiers in Optics},
  year={2015}
}
We demonstrate a new class of nanostructure termed photonic hypercrystal which combines properties of photonic crystals and metamaterials. Enhanced radiative decay by factor of 20 and light extraction by 100 is observed from embedded quantum dots. 

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