Photonic Topological Dynamics induced by Curved Surfaces

Eran Lustig, Moshe Ishay Cohen, Rivka Bekenstein, Miguel A. Bandres, Gal Harari, Mordechai Segev*

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We present topological photonics in curved space. We use 1D waveguide lattices on curved surfaces, and show that the curvature of the surface induces topological phase transfer dynamics, Thouless pumping, localization and delocalization of waves.

Original languageAmerican English
Article numberFM3A.7
JournalOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
StatePublished - 2016
Externally publishedYes
EventCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, QELS 2016 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 5 Jun 201610 Jun 2016

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