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Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 19, Iss. 19 — Sep. 12, 2011
  • pp: 18109–18115

Extraordinary optical transmission induced by electric resonance ring and its dynamic manipulation at far-infrared regime

ChengGang Hu, MingBo Pu, Xiong Li, Ming Wang, Qin Feng, and XianGang Luo  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 19, Issue 19, pp. 18109-18115 (2011)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.19.018109


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Abstract

We present a design for a sub-wavelength hole array (SHA) decorated with an electric resonance ring (ERR) to realize angle-insensitive extraordinary optical transmission (EOT) at 9.7 μm. A net electric resonance in the whole MM plane, induced by the counter-circulating LC loops in each MM unit-cell, is proposed to have the primary responsibility for the EOT. By tuning the carrier density of an added doped-semiconductor that participates in the in-plane LC resonance, dynamic EOT manipulation and an electric-control turn-on/off function is obtained in our MM.

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OCIS Codes
(260.5740) Physical optics : Resonance
(160.3918) Materials : Metamaterials
(050.6624) Diffraction and gratings : Subwavelength structures

ToC Category:
Diffraction and Gratings

History
Original Manuscript: June 13, 2011
Revised Manuscript: August 2, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: August 16, 2011
Published: August 31, 2011

Citation
ChengGang Hu, MingBo Pu, Xiong Li, Ming Wang, Qin Feng, and XianGang Luo, "Extraordinary optical transmission induced by electric resonance ring and its dynamic manipulation at far-infrared regime," Opt. Express 19, 18109-18115 (2011)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-19-19-18109


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