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  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 21, Iss. 14 — Jul. 15, 2013
  • pp: 16273–16281

Arrays of recycled power TM polarized nano-antennas

Haroldo T. Hattori and Ziyuan Li  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 21, Issue 14, pp. 16273-16281 (2013)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.21.016273


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Abstract

In recent years, plasmonic nano-antennas have been used in a wide range of applications in sensing, particle detection, imaging and Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering (SERS) detection. Also, arrays of nano-antennas have been recently developed to produce more directional radiation beams or to operate over a wide range of wavelengths. In this article, it is shown that small arrays of nano-antennas can be created by recycling the power that flows through their antenna gaps.

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OCIS Codes
(130.3120) Integrated optics : Integrated optics devices
(250.5403) Optoelectronics : Plasmonics
(240.3990) Optics at surfaces : Micro-optical devices

ToC Category:
Integrated Optics

History
Original Manuscript: May 7, 2013
Revised Manuscript: June 16, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: June 26, 2013
Published: July 1, 2013

Citation
Haroldo T. Hattori and Ziyuan Li, "Arrays of recycled power TM polarized nano-antennas," Opt. Express 21, 16273-16281 (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-21-14-16273


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