Scattering induced by silicon nano-particles in a microcavity is investigated for the case of silicon nanocrystal doped microtoroids. A significant enhancement of preferential-scattering into the originally doubly-degenerate cavity eigenmodes is found, exceeding >99.42%.

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Photonic Materials

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