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Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 19, Iss. 22 — Oct. 24, 2011
  • pp: 22292–22304

Hybrid nanoplasmonic-photonic resonators for efficient coupling of light to single plasmonic nanoresonators

Maysamreza Chamanzar and Ali Adibi  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 19, Issue 22, pp. 22292-22304 (2011)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.19.022292


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Abstract

We show that efficient coupling of lightwave is possible to an individual plasmonic nanoresonator in a hybrid plasmonic-photonic resonator structure. The proposed hybrid structure consists of a photonic microresonator strongly coupled to a plasmonic nanoresonator. The theory and simulation results show that more than 73% of the input power in the waveguide can be coupled to the localized resonance mode of the plasmonic nanoresonator.

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OCIS Codes
(230.3120) Optical devices : Integrated optics devices
(230.5750) Optical devices : Resonators
(240.6680) Optics at surfaces : Surface plasmons

ToC Category:
Integrated Optics Devices

History
Original Manuscript: July 22, 2011
Revised Manuscript: October 18, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: October 18, 2011
Published: October 24, 2011

Virtual Issues
Collective Phenomena (2011) Optics Express

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Maysamreza Chamanzar and Ali Adibi, "Hybrid nanoplasmonic-photonic resonators for efficient coupling of light to single plasmonic nanoresonators," Opt. Express 19, 22292-22304 (2011)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-19-22-22292


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