Scientific Paper on TiO2 Plasma Etching for Photonic Bandgap Structure from Tokyo Institute of Technology Team
Calculation and fabrication of two-dimensional complete photonic bandgap structures composed of rutile TiO2 single crystals in air/liquid
Sachiko Matsushita1, Akihiro Matsutani2, Yasushi Morii1, Daito Kobayashi1, Kunio Nishioka2, Dai Shoji2, Mina Sato2, Tetsu Tatsuma3, Takumi Sannomiya1, Toshihiro Isobe1, Akira Nakajima1
1 Department of Metallurgy & Ceramics Science, Graduate School of Science & Technology, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 2-12-1-S7-8, Ookayama, Meguro-ku, Tokyo, 152-8552, Japan
2 Technical Department, Semiconductor and MEMS Processing Center, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 4259-R2-3 Nagatsuta, Midori-ku, Yokohama, 226-8503, Japan
3 Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo, 4-6-1 Komaba, Meguro-ku, Tokyo, 153-8505, Japan
Journal of Materials Science (2016) Volume 51, Issue 2, pp 1066-1073
Titanium Dioxide (TiO2) photonic crystal structure was fabricated using Samco Reactive Ion Etch (RIE) system using fluorine chemistry. Two-dimensional photonic band gaps of the TiO2 structure were theoretically and experimentally studied.