Chapter 12. Tuneable Photonic Crystals obtained by Liquid Crystal Infiltration

  1. Prof. Ralf B. Wehrspohn2,3,
  2. Prof. H.-S. Kitzerow4 and
  3. Prof. Kurt Busch5
  1. Prof. H.-S. Kitzerow4,
  2. A. Lorenz1 and
  3. H. Matthias1

Published Online: 4 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527621880.ch12

Nanophotonic Materials: Photonic Crystals, Plasmonics, and Metamaterials

Nanophotonic Materials: Photonic Crystals, Plasmonics, and Metamaterials

How to Cite

Kitzerow, H.-S., Lorenz, A. and Matthias, H. (2008) Tuneable Photonic Crystals obtained by Liquid Crystal Infiltration, in Nanophotonic Materials: Photonic Crystals, Plasmonics, and Metamaterials (eds R. B. Wehrspohn, H.-S. Kitzerow and K. Busch), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527621880.ch12

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Fraunhofer-Institute for Mechanics of Materials, Halle; Germany

  2. 3

    Martin-Luther University, Halle-Wittenberg, Institute of Physics, 06099 Halle, Germany

  3. 4

    Department of Physical Chemistry FB13, University of Paderborn, Faculty of Science, Warburger Str. 100, 33098 Paderborn, Germany

  4. 5

    Universität Karlsruhe, Institute of Thoeretical Solid State Physics, 76128 Karlsruhe, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Paderborn, Faculty of Science, Warburger Str. 100, 33098 Paderborn, Germany

  2. 4

    Department of Physical Chemistry FB13, University of Paderborn, Faculty of Science, Warburger Str. 100, 33098 Paderborn, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 20 FEB 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527408580

Online ISBN: 9783527621880

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Keywords:

  • nanophotonic materials;
  • tuneable photonic crystals;
  • liquid crystal infiltration;
  • experimental results;
  • colloidal crystals;
  • macroporous silicon;
  • photonic crystal fibres

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Results

    • Colloidal Crystals

    • Photonic Crystals Made of Macroporous Silicon

    • Photonic Crystal Fibres

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • References