The fluorescence dynamics of a single emitter can be controlled at large distances through slabs of metallic and negative-index materials. This is achieved by positioning a metallic nanoparticle in the vicinity of the emitter image.
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L. S. Froufe and R. Carminati, " Single Molecule Fluorescence Lifetime Control Through Slabs of Metallic and Negative-Index Materials," in Photonic Metamaterials: From Random to Periodic, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2007), paper WB4.
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