We developed an analytical model which calculates the near- & far-field intensity distribution for transmission through sub-wavelength hole-arrays. We modeled with and without plasmons; interference dominates the near-field spatial distribution, plasmons only influence the intensity.
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(120.0120) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology
(120.7000) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Transmission
(240.0240) Optics at surfaces : Optics at surfaces
(240.6680) Optics at surfaces : Surface plasmons
M. W. Docter, P. M. van den Berg, I. T. Young, and Y. Garini, "Small Influence of Surface Plasmons on the Near-field Transmission Intensity Spatial Distribution," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper JWB100.
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