Disorder-enhanced transport in photonic quasi-crystals: Anderson Localization and delocalization

Liad Levi, Mikael Rechtsman, Barak Freedman, Tal Schwartz, Ofer Manela, Mordechai Segev

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Abstract

We demonstrate experimentally that disorder enhances transport of waves in Penrose-type photonic quasicrystals. Increasing disorder gives rise to a transition from "bumpy ride" to diffusive transport.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2010
StatePublished - 2010
Externally publishedYes
EventQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2010 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: 16 May 201021 May 2010

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Conference

ConferenceQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2010
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period16/05/1021/05/10

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