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April 3rd, 2009

Silicon nanophotonic devices for integrated sensing

Recent advances in nanophotonic devices include the demonstration of silicon and silicon-nitride microdisk resonators with high intrinsic Q values (0.5-2106) for strong field enhancement and the realization of compact photonic crystal spectrometers (high spectral resolution at 100-m length scales) for on-chip spectral analysis.

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