Effect of Eccentricity on Transmission in a Coaxial Bragg Structure

  • Shi-Chang Zhang
  • Xiao-Hui Chen
  • Ying-Xin Lai


In practice a coaxial Bragg structure always has an eccentricity between the outer-wall and inner-rod axes. Numerical simulations are carried out to analyze the effect of the eccentricity on the transmission in a coaxial Bragg structure. Results demonstrate that the effect of the eccentricity is minimized and becomes negligible when the phase difference between the outer and inner corrugations is π, no matter if the eccentricity is parallel or oblique.


Coaxial Bragg structure Eccentricity Corrugation phase difference Transmission 



This work was supported mainly by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (No.60471038). The authors would like to express their thanks to Dr. X.-D. Cui for useful discussion on the numerical simulations.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of PhotoelectronicsSouthwest Jiaotong UniversityChengdu SichuanPeople’s Republic of China

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