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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 17, Iss. 17 — Aug. 17, 2009
  • pp: 15280–15291

Extended Fano model of Extraordinary Electromagnetic Transmission through subwavelength hole arrays in the terahertz domain

Jean-Baptiste Masson, Alexander Podzorov, and Guilhem Gallot  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 17, Issue 17, pp. 15280-15291 (2009)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.17.015280


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Abstract

We developed an extended Fano model describing the Extraordinary Electromagnetic Transmission (EET) through arrays of subwavelength apertures, based on terahertz transmission measurements of arrays of various hole size and shapes. Considering a frequency-dependent coupling between resonant and non-resonant pathways, this model gives access to a simple analytical description of EET, provides good agreement with experimental data, and offers new parameters describing the influence of the hole size and shape on the transmitted signal.

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OCIS Codes
(050.1940) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction
(260.3090) Physical optics : Infrared, far
(050.6624) Diffraction and gratings : Subwavelength structures

ToC Category:
Diffraction and Gratings

History
Original Manuscript: May 11, 2009
Revised Manuscript: June 30, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: June 30, 2009
Published: August 14, 2009

Citation
Jean-Baptiste Masson, Alexander Podzorov, and Guilhem Gallot, "Extended Fano model of Extraordinary Electromagnetic Transmission through subwavelength hole arrays in the terahertz domain," Opt. Express 17, 15280-15291 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-17-17-15280


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