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Title: Light trapping beyond the 4 n 2 limit in thin waveguides

Authors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRC) (United States). Light-Material Interactions in Energy Conversion (LMI)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
OSTI Identifier:
1381280
DOE Contract Number:  
SC0001293
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Applied Physics Letters
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 100; Journal Issue: 12; Related Information: LMI partners with California Institute of Technology (lead); Harvard University; University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Journal ID: ISSN 0003-6951
Publisher:
American Institute of Physics (AIP)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
solar (photovoltaic), solid state lighting, phonons, thermal conductivity, electrodes - solar, materials and chemistry by design, optics, synthesis (novel materials), synthesis (self-assembly)

Citation Formats

Munday, Jeremy N., Callahan, Dennis M., and Atwater, Harry A. Light trapping beyond the 4 n 2 limit in thin waveguides. United States: N. p., 2012. Web. doi:10.1063/1.3695156.
Munday, Jeremy N., Callahan, Dennis M., & Atwater, Harry A. Light trapping beyond the 4 n 2 limit in thin waveguides. United States. https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3695156
Munday, Jeremy N., Callahan, Dennis M., and Atwater, Harry A. Mon . "Light trapping beyond the 4 n 2 limit in thin waveguides". United States. https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3695156.
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title = {Light trapping beyond the 4 n 2 limit in thin waveguides},
author = {Munday, Jeremy N. and Callahan, Dennis M. and Atwater, Harry A.},
abstractNote = {},
doi = {10.1063/1.3695156},
url = {https://www.osti.gov/biblio/1381280}, journal = {Applied Physics Letters},
issn = {0003-6951},
number = 12,
volume = 100,
place = {United States},
year = {2012},
month = {3}
}

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