Modes haυing high-Q morphology-dependent resonances (MDR’s) can dominate the internal energy distribution in spheres eυen when excited by many linewidths from the resonant location.
© 1992 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: July 16, 1991
Published: March 20, 1992
E. Esam M. Khaled, Steven C. Hill, Peter W. Barber, and Dipakbin Q. Chowdhury, "Near-resonance excitation of dielectric spheres with plane waves and off-axis Gaussian beams," Appl. Opt. 31, 1166-1169 (1992)