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  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 22, Iss. 2 — Jan. 27, 2014
  • pp: 1336–1341

Optical investigation of the J-pole and Vee antenna families

Timothy D. James, Timothy J. Davis, and Ann Roberts  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 22, Issue 2, pp. 1336-1341 (2014)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.22.001336


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Abstract

The J-pole and Vee RF antenna design families are investigated for their suitability as optical antennas. The modal and spectral properties are experimentally examined to select the most suitable resonant optical plasmonic mode, which is used to inform the optimal positioning of a quantum emitter in relation to the antennas.

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OCIS Codes
(260.3910) Physical optics : Metal optics
(350.4238) Other areas of optics : Nanophotonics and photonic crystals
(250.5403) Optoelectronics : Plasmonics

ToC Category:
Plasmonics

History
Original Manuscript: September 27, 2013
Revised Manuscript: December 20, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: January 5, 2014
Published: January 14, 2014

Citation
Timothy D. James, Timothy J. Davis, and Ann Roberts, "Optical investigation of the J-pole and Vee antenna families," Opt. Express 22, 1336-1341 (2014)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-22-2-1336


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