Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

Acceleration of Parameter Studies in the Fourier Modal Method by Introducing Lateral Shift Matrices

Buy Article:

$106.22 + tax (Refund Policy)

The analysis and optimization of the optical properties of nanostructured gratings requires intensive parameter studies. In stacked grating systems, often one grating layer is shifted with respect to the others. We present a way to accelerate such parameter studies in the Fourier modal method by introducing a lateral shift matrix between the grating layers. Thus, we have to calculate each grating layer only once and can apply lateral shifts between the layers with low computational cost. Our formulation is very general and can be also applied when using advanced coordinate transformation methods such as adaptive spatial resolution and matched coordinates.
No Reference information available - sign in for access.
No Citation information available - sign in for access.
No Supplementary Data.
No Article Media
No Metrics

Keywords: COMPUTATIONAL ELECTROMAGNETIC METHODS; DIFFRACTIVE OPTICS; METAMATERIALS; PHOTONIC CRYSTALS; PLASMONICS

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: August 1, 2011

More about this publication?
  • Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience is an international peer-reviewed journal with a wide-ranging coverage, consolidates research activities in all aspects of computational and theoretical nanoscience into a single reference source. This journal offers scientists and engineers peer-reviewed research papers in all aspects of computational and theoretical nanoscience and nanotechnology in chemistry, physics, materials science, engineering and biology to publish original full papers and timely state-of-the-art reviews and short communications encompassing the fundamental and applied research.
  • Editorial Board
  • Information for Authors
  • Submit a Paper
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Terms & Conditions
  • Ingenta Connect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more