We investigate waveguiding of long-range surface plasmon polaritons in periodic arrays of scatterers at telecommunication wavelengths. A propagation loss of approximately 6 dB/mm and a coupling loss of 0.5 dB is reported for 8-µm-wide channels.
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A. Boltasseva, J. M. Hvam, T. Nikolajsen, K. Leosson, T. Søndergaard, and S. I. Bozhevolnyi, "Guiding of long-range surface plasmon polaritons along channels in periodic arrays of scatterers," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/International Quantum Electronics Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper IFC6.
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