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One-way road for light

The transmission of information from one place to another by light waves sent through waveguides is hampered by light attenuation and scattering loss. Magnetic photonic crystals could provide a solution to such problems.

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Yablonovitch, E. One-way road for light. Nature 461, 744–745 (2009). https://doi.org/10.1038/461744a

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