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  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 21, Iss. 19 — Sep. 23, 2013
  • pp: 21871–21878

Coupling of air/metal and substrate/metal surface plasmon polaritons in Au slit arrays fabricated on quartz substrate

S. H. Kim, C. M. Lee, K. J. Ahn, and K. J. Yee  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 21, Issue 19, pp. 21871-21878 (2013)

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We report on the coupling of the air/metal mode and the substrate/metal mode surface plasmon polaritons in one-dimensional metallic slit arrays fabricated on a dielectric substrate. Anti-crossing is exhibited at an incident angle where the two independent modes can be resonantly excited at a specific wavelength. The size of the anti-crossing gap was measured while changing the metal thickness.

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OCIS Codes
(240.6680) Optics at surfaces : Surface plasmons
(050.6624) Diffraction and gratings : Subwavelength structures

ToC Category:
Optics at Surfaces

Original Manuscript: July 4, 2013
Revised Manuscript: August 15, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: August 31, 2013
Published: September 10, 2013

S. H. Kim, C. M. Lee, K. J. Ahn, and K. J. Yee, "Coupling of air/metal and substrate/metal surface plasmon polaritons in Au slit arrays fabricated on quartz substrate," Opt. Express 21, 21871-21878 (2013)

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