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  • Editor: Bernard Kippelen
  • Vol. 19, Iss. S2 — Mar. 14, 2011
  • pp: A194–A200

Energy transfer from InGaN quantum wells to Au nanoclusters via optical waveguiding

G. W. Shu, C. C. Lin, H. T. Lin, T. N. Lin, J. L. Shen, C. H. Chiu, Z. Y. Li, H. C. Kuo, C. C. Lin, S. C. Wang, C. A. J. Lin, and W. H. Chang  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 19, Issue S2, pp. A194-A200 (2011)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.19.00A194


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Abstract

We present the first observation of resonance energy transfer from InGaN quantum wells to Au nanoclusters via optical waveguiding. Steady-state and time-resolved photoluminescence measurements provide conclusive evidence of resonance energy transfer and obtain an optimum transfer efficiency of ~72%. A set of rate equations is successfully used to model the kinetics of resonance energy transfer.

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OCIS Codes
(260.2160) Physical optics : Energy transfer
(300.6470) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, semiconductors
(160.4236) Materials : Nanomaterials

ToC Category:
Radiative Transfer

History
Original Manuscript: January 5, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: February 25, 2011
Published: March 9, 2011

Citation
G. W. Shu, C. C. Lin, H. T. Lin, T. N. Lin, J. L. Shen, C. H. Chiu, Z. Y. Li, H. C. Kuo, C. C. Lin, S. C. Wang, C. A. J. Lin, and W. H. Chang, "Energy transfer from InGaN quantum wells to Au nanoclusters via optical waveguiding," Opt. Express 19, A194-A200 (2011)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-19-S2-A194


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