Terahertz electromagnetic crystal waveguide fabricated by polymer jetting rapid prototyping

Ziran Wu, Wei Ren Ng, Michael E. Gehm, Hao Xin

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Abstract

An all-dielectric THz waveguide has been designed, fabricated and characterized. The design is based on a hollow-core electromagnetic crystal waveguide, and the fabrication is implemented via polymer-jetting rapid prototyping. Measurements of the waveguide power loss factor show good agreement with simulation. As an initial example, a waveguide with propagation loss of 0.03 dB/mm at 105 GHz is demonstrated.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3962-3972
Number of pages11
JournalOptics Express
Volume19
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Feb 28 2011

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  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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