Mechanical bound states in the continuum for cavity-less optomechanics

Hao Tong, Shengyan Liu, Mengdi Zhaoi, Kejie Fang

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We demonstrate a new paradigm of phonon trapping using mechanical bound states in the continuum in slab-on-substrate phononic crystals and show its prospect for realizing quantum optomechanics without using microcavities.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numberFTh2P.4
JournalOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
StatePublished - 2021
EventCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO: QELS 2021 - Part of Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2021 - Virtual, Online, United States
Duration: May 9 2021May 14 2021

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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