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Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 20, Iss. 27 — Dec. 17, 2012
  • pp: 28191–28199

Plasmonically enhanced Faraday effect in metal and ferrite nanoparticles composite precipitated inside glass

Seisuke Nakashima, Koji Sugioka, Katsuhisa Tanaka, Masahiro Shimizu, Yasuhiko Shimotsuma, Kiyotaka Miura, Katsumi Midorikawa, and Kohki Mukai  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 20, Issue 27, pp. 28191-28199 (2012)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.20.028191


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Abstract

Using femtosecond laser irradiation and subsequent annealing, nanocomposite structures composed of spinel-type ferrimagnetic nanoparticles (NPs) and plasmonic metallic NPs have been formed space-selectively within glass doped with both α-Fe2O3 and Al. The Faraday rotation spectra exhibit a distinct negative peak at around 400 nm, suggesting that the ferrimagnetic Faraday response is enhanced by the localized surface plasmon resonance (LSPR) due to metallic Al NPs. At the interfaces in the nanocomposites, the ferrimagnetism of magnetite NPs is directly coupled with the plasmon in the Al NPs. The control of the resonance wavelength of the magneto-optical peaks, namely, the size of plasmonic NPs has been demonstrated by changing the irradiation or annealing conditions.

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OCIS Codes
(160.3820) Materials : Magneto-optical materials
(320.7090) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast lasers
(350.3390) Other areas of optics : Laser materials processing
(250.5403) Optoelectronics : Plasmonics

ToC Category:
Materials

History
Original Manuscript: August 3, 2012
Revised Manuscript: October 9, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: October 12, 2012
Published: December 5, 2012

Citation
Seisuke Nakashima, Koji Sugioka, Katsuhisa Tanaka, Masahiro Shimizu, Yasuhiko Shimotsuma, Kiyotaka Miura, Katsumi Midorikawa, and Kohki Mukai, "Plasmonically enhanced Faraday effect in metal and ferrite nanoparticles composite precipitated inside glass," Opt. Express 20, 28191-28199 (2012)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-20-27-28191


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