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Optics Express

  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 22, Iss. 9 — May. 5, 2014
  • pp: 10675–10681

A corrugated perfect magnetic conductor surface supporting spoof surface magnon polaritons

Liang-liang Liu, Zhuo Li, Chang-qing Gu, Ping-ping Ning, Bing-zheng Xu, Zhen-yi Niu, and Yong-jiu Zhao  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 22, Issue 9, pp. 10675-10681 (2014)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.22.010675


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Abstract

In this paper, we demonstrate that spoof surface magnon polaritons (SSMPs) can propagate along a corrugated perfect magnetic conductor (PMC) surface. From duality theorem, the existence of surface electromagnetic modes on corrugated PMC surfaces are manifest to be transverse electric (TE) mode compared with the transverse magnetic (TM) mode of spoof surface plasmon plaritons (SSPPs) excited on corrugated perfect electric conductor surfaces. Theoretical deduction through modal expansion method and simulation results clearly verify that SSMPs share the same dispersion relationship with the SSPPs. It is worth noting that this metamaterial will have more similar properties and potential applications as the SSPPs in large number of areas.

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OCIS Codes
(240.6680) Optics at surfaces : Surface plasmons
(240.6690) Optics at surfaces : Surface waves
(050.6624) Diffraction and gratings : Subwavelength structures

ToC Category:
Plasmonics

History
Original Manuscript: January 16, 2014
Revised Manuscript: April 7, 2014
Manuscript Accepted: April 18, 2014
Published: April 25, 2014

Citation
Liang-liang Liu, Zhuo Li, Chang-qing Gu, Ping-ping Ning, Bing-zheng Xu, Zhen-yi Niu, and Yong-jiu Zhao, "A corrugated perfect magnetic conductor surface supporting spoof surface magnon polaritons," Opt. Express 22, 10675-10681 (2014)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-22-9-10675


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