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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 15, Iss. 4 — Feb. 19, 2007
  • pp: 1762–1772

Simplified calculation of dipole energy transport in a multilayer stack using dyadic Green’s functions

K. Celebi, T. D. Heidel, and M. A. Baldo  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 15, Issue 4, pp. 1762-1772 (2007)

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We extend the model of Chance, Prock and Silbey[1] and analytically determine the Poynting vector in the direction perpendicular to the plane of a multilayer organic device. The result is used to predict the spatial profile of Förster energy transfer, the radiative output of an organic light emitting device, and to calculate the efficiency of surface plasmon polariton-mediated energy transfer across a thin silver film.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(230.4170) Optical devices : Multilayers
(250.3680) Optoelectronics : Light-emitting polymers
(250.5230) Optoelectronics : Photoluminescence
(310.6860) Thin films : Thin films, optical properties

ToC Category:
Optics at Surfaces

Original Manuscript: January 24, 2007
Revised Manuscript: February 9, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: February 11, 2007
Published: February 19, 2007

K. Celebi, T. D. Heidel, and M. A. Baldo, "Simplified calculation of dipole energy transport in a multilayer stack using dyadic Green’s functions," Opt. Express 15, 1762-1772 (2007)

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