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Journal of the Optical Society of America A


  • Editor: Stephen A. Burns
  • Vol. 25, Iss. 10 — Oct. 1, 2008
  • pp: 2549–2557

Recursive T matrix algorithm for resonant multiple scattering: applications to localized plasmon excitations

Brian Stout, J. C. Auger, and Alexis Devilez  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA A, Vol. 25, Issue 10, pp. 2549-2557 (2008)

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A matrix balanced version of the recursive centered T matrix algorithm applicable to systems possessing resonant interparticle couplings is presented. Possible domains of application include systems containing interacting localized plasmon resonances, surface resonances, and photonic jet phenomena. This method is of particular interest when considering modifications to complex systems. The numerical accuracy of this technique is demonstrated in a study of particles with strongly interacting localized plasmon resonances.

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OCIS Codes
(240.5420) Optics at surfaces : Polaritons
(290.4210) Scattering : Multiple scattering
(160.4236) Materials : Nanomaterials
(290.5825) Scattering : Scattering theory

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Original Manuscript: April 24, 2008
Revised Manuscript: July 3, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: July 4, 2008
Published: September 22, 2008

Brian Stout, J. C. Auger, and Alexis Devilez, "Recursive T matrix algorithm for resonant multiple scattering: applications to localized plasmon excitations," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 25, 2549-2557 (2008)

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