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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 20, Iss. 9 — Apr. 23, 2012
  • pp: 9545–9550

Low-loss plasmonic metamaterial based on epitaxial gold monocrystal film

V. A. Fedotov, T. Uchino, and J. Y. Ou  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 20, Issue 9, pp. 9545-9550 (2012)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.20.009545


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Abstract

We demonstrate high-finesse plasmonic metamaterial with strong resonant response in the near-IR spectral range fabricated using a thin low-loss film of gold monocrystal. The monocrystal was grown using specially formulated simplified crystal growth procedure based on epitaxial deposition, which makes it readily accessible to both plasmonics and metamaterials communities.

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OCIS Codes
(160.3918) Materials : Metamaterials
(250.5403) Optoelectronics : Plasmonics
(310.6628) Thin films : Subwavelength structures, nanostructures

ToC Category:
Metamaterials

History
Original Manuscript: January 31, 2012
Revised Manuscript: February 23, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: February 26, 2012
Published: April 11, 2012

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April 17, 2012 Spotlight on Optics

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V. A. Fedotov, T. Uchino, and J. Y. Ou, "Low-loss plasmonic metamaterial based on epitaxial gold monocrystal film," Opt. Express 20, 9545-9550 (2012)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-20-9-9545


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