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Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 18, Iss. 10 — May. 10, 2010
  • pp: 9780–9790

Plasmonic resonances in optomagnetic metamaterials based on double dot arrays.

Vasyl G. Kravets, Fred Schedin, Shaun Taylor, David Viita, and Alexander N. Grigorenko  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 10, pp. 9780-9790 (2010)

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We study optical properties of optomagnetic metamaterials produced by regular arrays of double gold dots (nanopillars). Using combined data of spectroscopic ellipsometry, transmission and reflection measurements, we identify localized plasmon resonances of a nanopillar pair and measure their dependences on dot sizes. We formulate the necessary condition at which an effective field theory can be applied to describe optical properties of a composite medium and employ interferometry to measure phase shifts for our samples. A negative phase shift for transmitted green light coupled to an antisymmetric magnetic mode of a double-dot array is observed.

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OCIS Codes
(160.4760) Materials : Optical properties
(160.3918) Materials : Metamaterials
(250.5403) Optoelectronics : Plasmonics

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Original Manuscript: January 28, 2010
Revised Manuscript: March 27, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: April 14, 2010
Published: April 26, 2010

Vasyl G. Kravets, Fred Schedin, Shaun Taylor, David Viita, and Alexander N. Grigorenko, "Plasmonic resonances in optomagnetic metamaterials based on double dot arrays.," Opt. Express 18, 9780-9790 (2010)

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