Surface multiplasmonics

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Abstract

The planar interface of a metal and a dielectric material can guide multiple surface-plasmon-polariton (SPP) waves-all of the same frequency, but different phase speed, attenuation rate, and spatial profiles of fields- provided that the dielectric material is periodically nonhomogeneous in the direction normal to the interface. Theoretical and experimental research during the last four years have validated this idea, thereby engendering the research area of surface multiplasmonics.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationNanostructured Thin Films IV
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 17 2011
EventNanostructured Thin Films IV - San Diego, CA, United States
Duration: Aug 23 2011Aug 25 2011

Publication series

NameProceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering
Volume8104
ISSN (Print)0277-786X

Other

OtherNanostructured Thin Films IV
CountryUnited States
CitySan Diego, CA
Period8/23/118/25/11

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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    Lakhtakia, A. (2011). Surface multiplasmonics. In Nanostructured Thin Films IV [810403] (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; Vol. 8104). https://doi.org/10.1117/12.893129