We show that edge states can be depopulated despite their topological protection. Local time-periodic driving results in hybridization of edge and bulk states for certain driving frequencies. Experiments are performed using plasmonic and dielectric waveguides.

© 2019 The Author(s)

PDF Article


You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
Login to access OSA Member Subscription