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Asia Communications and Photonics Conference and Exhibition
Shanghai China
November 2-6, 2009
ISBN: 978-1-55752-877-3
New Biophotonics Technologies II (FM)

Thickness Resolution of Localized Surface Plasmon Microscope

Koyo Watanabe and Janne Katainen

http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/ACP.2009.FM3


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Abstract

We report on the thickness resolution of a localized surface plasmon microscope in the observation of lipid bilayers. We calculated plots of the effective refractive index as a function of the bilayer thickness. On the basis of measured effective refractive indices, we theoretically determined the resolution to be ~0.33 nm.

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OCIS Codes
(180.0180) Microscopy : Microscopy
(180.5810) Microscopy : Scanning microscopy
(180.4243) Microscopy : Near-field microscopy

Citation
K. Watanabe and J. Katainen, "Thickness Resolution of Localized Surface Plasmon Microscope," in Asia Communications and Photonics Conference and Exhibition, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2009), paper FM3.
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/abstract.cfm?URI=ACP-2009-FM3


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