Controlling Cherenkov angles with resonance transition radiation

Xiao Lin, Sajan Easo, Yichen Shen, Hongsheng Chen, Baile Zhang, John D. Joannopoulos, Marin Soljačić, Ido Kaminer

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We propose a new mechanism using the constructive interference of resonance transition radiation from photonic crystals to generate Cherenkov radiation into controllable Cherenkov angles with high sensitivity to any desired range of velocities.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationQELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2018
StatePublished - 2018
Externally publishedYes
EventCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2018 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 13 May 201818 May 2018

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F93-CLEO_QELS 2018


ConferenceCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2018
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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