Explores theoretical and experimental studies of the properties of one-dimensional photonic crystals. The authors also consider the possibilities of controlling the characteristics of microwave photonic crystals with the help of electric and magnetic fields and provide examples of new fields of application of microwave photonic crystals. They review measurements of the parameters of layered structures containing nanometer-sized semiconductor and metal layers and explore microwave-compatible loads. Written for specialists and scientists working in the fields of radiophysics, microwave solid-state electronics, and microwave photonics.
Key selling features:
1. One-dimensional microwave photonic crystals based on rectangular waveguides
2. Microwave photonic crystals based on planar transmission lines
3. Possibilities of controlling the characteristics of microwave photonic crystals by means of electric and magnetic fields
4. Applications of microwave photonic crystals