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Title: Dispersion compensation in whispering gallery modes
Authors: Matsko, A. B.
Ilchenko, V. S.
Savchenkov, A. A.
Maleki, L.
Issue Date: 2002
Citation: Journal of the Optical Society of America A
Abstract: We show that manipulation by a spatial profile of refractive index of a circularly symmetric dielectric cavity results in a novel way of fine tuning frequency separations as well as spatial localizations of high-Q whispering gallery modes excited in the cavity. The method enables dispersion compensation in the modes (spectrum equalization), diminishes the quality-factor limitation by surface roughness and contamination, and enables critical coupling to ultra-high-Q modes without maintaining an air-gap with evanescent couplers.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2014/10088
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