Second harmonic generation from metallo-dielectric multilayered structures in the plasmonic regime |
Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 23, pp. 23698-23710 (2010)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.18.023698
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Abstract
We present a theoretical study on second harmonic generation from metallo-dielectric multilayered structures in the plasmonic regime. In particular we analyze the behavior of structures made of Ag (silver) and MgF_{2} (magnesium-fluoride) due to the straightforward procedure to grow these materials with standard sputtering or thermal evaporation techniques. A systematic study is performed which analyzes four different kinds of elementary cells- namely (Ag/MgF_{2})^{N}, (MgF_{2}/Ag)^{N}, (Ag/MgF_{2}/Ag)^{N} and (MgF_{2}/Ag/MgF_{2})^{N}-as function of the number of periods (N) and the thickness of the layers. We predict the conversion efficiency to be up to three orders of magnitude greater than the conversion efficiency found in the non-plasmonic regime and we point out the best geometries to achieve these conversion efficiencies. We also underline the role played by the short-range/long-range plasmons and leaky waves in the generation process. We perform a statistical study to demonstrate the robustness of the SH process in the plasmonic regime against the inevitable variations in the thickness of the layers. Finally, we show that a proper choice of the output medium can further improve the conversion efficiency reaching an enhancement of almost five orders of magnitude with respect to the non plasmonic regime.
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1. Introduction
1. F. Brown, R. E. Parks, and A. M. Sleeper, “Nonlinear Optical Reflection from a Metallic Boundary,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 14(25), 1029–1031 (1965). [CrossRef]
2. N. Bloembergen, R. K. Chang, S. S. Jha, and C. H. Lee, “Optical Second-Harmonic Generation in Reflection from Media with Inversion Symmetry,” Phys. Rev. 174(3), 813–822 (1968). [CrossRef]
4. H. J. Simon, D. E. Mitchell, and J. G. Watson, “Optical Second-Harmonic Generation with Surface Plasmons in Silver Films,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 33(26), 1531–1534 (1974). [CrossRef]
5. E. Kretschmann, “The Determination of the Optical Constants of Metals by Excitation of Surface Plasmons,” Z. Phys. 241(4), 313–324 (1971). [CrossRef]
4. H. J. Simon, D. E. Mitchell, and J. G. Watson, “Optical Second-Harmonic Generation with Surface Plasmons in Silver Films,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 33(26), 1531–1534 (1974). [CrossRef]
6. J. C. Quail and H. J. Simon, “Second-harmonic generation from silver and aluminum films in total internal reflection,” Phys. Rev. B Condens. Matter 31(8), 4900–4905 (1985). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
8. R. Naraoka, H. Okawa, K. Hashimoto, and K. Kajikawa, “Surface plasmon resonance enhanced second-harmonic generation in Kretschmann configuration,” Opt. Commun. 248(1-3), 249–256 (2005). [CrossRef]
9. T. A. Leskova, M. Leyva-Lucero, E. R. Mendez, A. A. Maradudin, and I. V. Novikov, “The surface enhanced second harmonic generation of light from a randomly rough metal surface in the Kretschmann geometry,” Opt. Commun. 183(5-6), 529–545 (2000). [CrossRef]
10. Q. Chen, X. Sun, I. R. Coddington, D. A. Goetz, and H. J. Simon, “Reflected second-harmonic generation with coupled surface-plasmon modes in Ag/liquid/Ag layers,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 16(6), 971–975 (1999). [CrossRef]
11. J. G. Rako, J. C. Quail, and H. J. Simon, “Optical second-harmonic generation with surface plasmons in noncentrosymmetric crystals,” Phys. Rev. B 30(10), 5552–5559 (1984). [CrossRef]
12. G. M. Wysin, H. J. Simon, and R. T. Deck, “Optical bistability with surface plasmons,” Opt. Lett. 6(1), 30–32 (1981). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
13. M. Fukui, J. E. Sipe, V. C. Y. So, and G. I. Stegeman, “Nonlinear mixing of opposite traveling surface plasmons,” Solid State Commun. 27(12), 1265–1267 (1978). [CrossRef]
14. C. K. Chen, A. R. B. de Castro, and Y. R. Shen, “Coherent second-harmonic generation by counterpropagating surface plasmons,” Opt. Lett. 4(12), 393–394 (1979). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
2. The model
16. N. Mattiucci, G. D’Aguanno, N. Akozbek, M. Scalora, and M. J. Bloemer, “Homogenization procedure for a metamaterial and local violation of the second principle of thermodynamics,” Opt. Commun. 283(8), 1613–1620 (2010). [CrossRef]
17. T. Decoopman, G. Tayeb, S. Enoch, D. Maystre, and B. Gralak, “Photonic crystal lens: from negative refraction and negative index to negative permittivity and permeability,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 97(7), 073905 (2006). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
19. G. D’Aguanno, M. C. Larciprete, N. Mattiucci, A. Belardini, M. J. Bloemer, E. Fazio, O. Buganov, M. Centini, and C. Sibilia, “Experimental study of Bloch vector analysis in nonlinear, finite, dissipative systems,” Phys. Rev. A 81(1), 013834 (2010). [CrossRef]
19. G. D’Aguanno, M. C. Larciprete, N. Mattiucci, A. Belardini, M. J. Bloemer, E. Fazio, O. Buganov, M. Centini, and C. Sibilia, “Experimental study of Bloch vector analysis in nonlinear, finite, dissipative systems,” Phys. Rev. A 81(1), 013834 (2010). [CrossRef]
19. G. D’Aguanno, M. C. Larciprete, N. Mattiucci, A. Belardini, M. J. Bloemer, E. Fazio, O. Buganov, M. Centini, and C. Sibilia, “Experimental study of Bloch vector analysis in nonlinear, finite, dissipative systems,” Phys. Rev. A 81(1), 013834 (2010). [CrossRef]
19. G. D’Aguanno, M. C. Larciprete, N. Mattiucci, A. Belardini, M. J. Bloemer, E. Fazio, O. Buganov, M. Centini, and C. Sibilia, “Experimental study of Bloch vector analysis in nonlinear, finite, dissipative systems,” Phys. Rev. A 81(1), 013834 (2010). [CrossRef]
20. N. Mattiucci, G. D’Aguanno, M. J. Bloemer, and M. Scalora, “Second-harmonic generation from a positive-negative index material heterostructure,” Phys. Rev. E Stat. Nonlin. Soft Matter Phys. 72(6), 066612 (2005). [CrossRef]
21. G. D’Aguanno, N. Mattiucci, M. Scalora, M. J. Bloemer, and A. M. Zheltikov, “Density of modes and tunneling times in finite one-dimensional photonic crystals: a comprehensive analysis,” Phys. Rev. E Stat. Nonlin. Soft Matter Phys. 70(1), 016612 (2004). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
19. G. D’Aguanno, M. C. Larciprete, N. Mattiucci, A. Belardini, M. J. Bloemer, E. Fazio, O. Buganov, M. Centini, and C. Sibilia, “Experimental study of Bloch vector analysis in nonlinear, finite, dissipative systems,” Phys. Rev. A 81(1), 013834 (2010). [CrossRef]
22. J. E. Sipe, V. C. Y. So, M. Fukui, and G. I. Stegeman, “Analysis of second-harmonic generation at metal surfaces,” Phys. Rev. B 21(10), 4389–4402 (1980). [CrossRef]
23. M. Scalora, M. A. Vincenti, D. de Ceglia, V. Roppo, M. Centini, N. Akozbek, and M. J. Bloemer, “Second and Third Harmonic Generation in Metal-Based Nanostructures,” at http://arxiv.org/abs/1006.3841
19. G. D’Aguanno, M. C. Larciprete, N. Mattiucci, A. Belardini, M. J. Bloemer, E. Fazio, O. Buganov, M. Centini, and C. Sibilia, “Experimental study of Bloch vector analysis in nonlinear, finite, dissipative systems,” Phys. Rev. A 81(1), 013834 (2010). [CrossRef]
19. G. D’Aguanno, M. C. Larciprete, N. Mattiucci, A. Belardini, M. J. Bloemer, E. Fazio, O. Buganov, M. Centini, and C. Sibilia, “Experimental study of Bloch vector analysis in nonlinear, finite, dissipative systems,” Phys. Rev. A 81(1), 013834 (2010). [CrossRef]
3. Results and discussion
24. S. Ciraci and I. P. Batra, “Theory of the quantum size effect in simple metals,” Phys. Rev. B Condens. Matter 33(6), 4294–4297 (1986). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
19. G. D’Aguanno, M. C. Larciprete, N. Mattiucci, A. Belardini, M. J. Bloemer, E. Fazio, O. Buganov, M. Centini, and C. Sibilia, “Experimental study of Bloch vector analysis in nonlinear, finite, dissipative systems,” Phys. Rev. A 81(1), 013834 (2010). [CrossRef]
26. D. Sarid, “Long-range surface-plasma waves on very thin metal films,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 47(26), 1927–1930 (1981). [CrossRef]
26. D. Sarid, “Long-range surface-plasma waves on very thin metal films,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 47(26), 1927–1930 (1981). [CrossRef]
27. N. Mattiucci, G. D’Aguanno, M. Scalora, M. J. Bloemer, and C. Sibilia, “Transmission function properties for multi-layered structures: application to super-resolution,” Opt. Express 17(20), 17517–17529 (2009). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
19. G. D’Aguanno, M. C. Larciprete, N. Mattiucci, A. Belardini, M. J. Bloemer, E. Fazio, O. Buganov, M. Centini, and C. Sibilia, “Experimental study of Bloch vector analysis in nonlinear, finite, dissipative systems,” Phys. Rev. A 81(1), 013834 (2010). [CrossRef]
4. H. J. Simon, D. E. Mitchell, and J. G. Watson, “Optical Second-Harmonic Generation with Surface Plasmons in Silver Films,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 33(26), 1531–1534 (1974). [CrossRef]
19. G. D’Aguanno, M. C. Larciprete, N. Mattiucci, A. Belardini, M. J. Bloemer, E. Fazio, O. Buganov, M. Centini, and C. Sibilia, “Experimental study of Bloch vector analysis in nonlinear, finite, dissipative systems,” Phys. Rev. A 81(1), 013834 (2010). [CrossRef]
28. G. D’Aguanno, M. Centini, M. Scalora, C. Sibilia, M. Bertolotti, M. J. Bloemer, and C. M. Bowden, “Generalized coupled-mode theory for χ^{(2)} interactions in finite multilayered structures,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 19(9), 2111 (2002). [CrossRef]
29. J. J. Burke, G. I. Stegeman, and T. Tamir, “Surface-polariton-like waves guided by thin, lossy metal films,” Phys. Rev. B Condens. Matter 33(8), 5186–5201 (1986). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
29. J. J. Burke, G. I. Stegeman, and T. Tamir, “Surface-polariton-like waves guided by thin, lossy metal films,” Phys. Rev. B Condens. Matter 33(8), 5186–5201 (1986). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
27. N. Mattiucci, G. D’Aguanno, M. Scalora, M. J. Bloemer, and C. Sibilia, “Transmission function properties for multi-layered structures: application to super-resolution,” Opt. Express 17(20), 17517–17529 (2009). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
29. J. J. Burke, G. I. Stegeman, and T. Tamir, “Surface-polariton-like waves guided by thin, lossy metal films,” Phys. Rev. B Condens. Matter 33(8), 5186–5201 (1986). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
4. Conclusions
19. G. D’Aguanno, M. C. Larciprete, N. Mattiucci, A. Belardini, M. J. Bloemer, E. Fazio, O. Buganov, M. Centini, and C. Sibilia, “Experimental study of Bloch vector analysis in nonlinear, finite, dissipative systems,” Phys. Rev. A 81(1), 013834 (2010). [CrossRef]
Acknowledgments
References and links
1. | F. Brown, R. E. Parks, and A. M. Sleeper, “Nonlinear Optical Reflection from a Metallic Boundary,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 14(25), 1029–1031 (1965). [CrossRef] |
2. | N. Bloembergen, R. K. Chang, S. S. Jha, and C. H. Lee, “Optical Second-Harmonic Generation in Reflection from Media with Inversion Symmetry,” Phys. Rev. 174(3), 813–822 (1968). [CrossRef] |
3. | Y. R. Shen, The Principles of Nonlinear Optics, (Wiley, 1984) |
4. | H. J. Simon, D. E. Mitchell, and J. G. Watson, “Optical Second-Harmonic Generation with Surface Plasmons in Silver Films,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 33(26), 1531–1534 (1974). [CrossRef] |
5. | E. Kretschmann, “The Determination of the Optical Constants of Metals by Excitation of Surface Plasmons,” Z. Phys. 241(4), 313–324 (1971). [CrossRef] |
6. | J. C. Quail and H. J. Simon, “Second-harmonic generation from silver and aluminum films in total internal reflection,” Phys. Rev. B Condens. Matter 31(8), 4900–4905 (1985). [CrossRef] [PubMed] |
7. | T. Y. F. Tsang, “Surface-plasmon-enhanced third-harmonic generation in thin silver films,” Opt. Lett. 21(4), 245–247 (1996). [CrossRef] [PubMed] |
8. | R. Naraoka, H. Okawa, K. Hashimoto, and K. Kajikawa, “Surface plasmon resonance enhanced second-harmonic generation in Kretschmann configuration,” Opt. Commun. 248(1-3), 249–256 (2005). [CrossRef] |
9. | T. A. Leskova, M. Leyva-Lucero, E. R. Mendez, A. A. Maradudin, and I. V. Novikov, “The surface enhanced second harmonic generation of light from a randomly rough metal surface in the Kretschmann geometry,” Opt. Commun. 183(5-6), 529–545 (2000). [CrossRef] |
10. | Q. Chen, X. Sun, I. R. Coddington, D. A. Goetz, and H. J. Simon, “Reflected second-harmonic generation with coupled surface-plasmon modes in Ag/liquid/Ag layers,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 16(6), 971–975 (1999). [CrossRef] |
11. | J. G. Rako, J. C. Quail, and H. J. Simon, “Optical second-harmonic generation with surface plasmons in noncentrosymmetric crystals,” Phys. Rev. B 30(10), 5552–5559 (1984). [CrossRef] |
12. | G. M. Wysin, H. J. Simon, and R. T. Deck, “Optical bistability with surface plasmons,” Opt. Lett. 6(1), 30–32 (1981). [CrossRef] [PubMed] |
13. | M. Fukui, J. E. Sipe, V. C. Y. So, and G. I. Stegeman, “Nonlinear mixing of opposite traveling surface plasmons,” Solid State Commun. 27(12), 1265–1267 (1978). [CrossRef] |
14. | C. K. Chen, A. R. B. de Castro, and Y. R. Shen, “Coherent second-harmonic generation by counterpropagating surface plasmons,” Opt. Lett. 4(12), 393–394 (1979). [CrossRef] [PubMed] |
15. | H. A. Macleod, Thin film optical filters, (Institute of Physics Publishing, 2001) |
16. | N. Mattiucci, G. D’Aguanno, N. Akozbek, M. Scalora, and M. J. Bloemer, “Homogenization procedure for a metamaterial and local violation of the second principle of thermodynamics,” Opt. Commun. 283(8), 1613–1620 (2010). [CrossRef] |
17. | T. Decoopman, G. Tayeb, S. Enoch, D. Maystre, and B. Gralak, “Photonic crystal lens: from negative refraction and negative index to negative permittivity and permeability,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 97(7), 073905 (2006). [CrossRef] [PubMed] |
18. | Handbook of Optical constants of solids, E. D. Palik ed., (Academic Press Inc., 1991). |
19. | G. D’Aguanno, M. C. Larciprete, N. Mattiucci, A. Belardini, M. J. Bloemer, E. Fazio, O. Buganov, M. Centini, and C. Sibilia, “Experimental study of Bloch vector analysis in nonlinear, finite, dissipative systems,” Phys. Rev. A 81(1), 013834 (2010). [CrossRef] |
20. | N. Mattiucci, G. D’Aguanno, M. J. Bloemer, and M. Scalora, “Second-harmonic generation from a positive-negative index material heterostructure,” Phys. Rev. E Stat. Nonlin. Soft Matter Phys. 72(6), 066612 (2005). [CrossRef] |
21. | G. D’Aguanno, N. Mattiucci, M. Scalora, M. J. Bloemer, and A. M. Zheltikov, “Density of modes and tunneling times in finite one-dimensional photonic crystals: a comprehensive analysis,” Phys. Rev. E Stat. Nonlin. Soft Matter Phys. 70(1), 016612 (2004). [CrossRef] [PubMed] |
22. | J. E. Sipe, V. C. Y. So, M. Fukui, and G. I. Stegeman, “Analysis of second-harmonic generation at metal surfaces,” Phys. Rev. B 21(10), 4389–4402 (1980). [CrossRef] |
23. | M. Scalora, M. A. Vincenti, D. de Ceglia, V. Roppo, M. Centini, N. Akozbek, and M. J. Bloemer, “Second and Third Harmonic Generation in Metal-Based Nanostructures,” at http://arxiv.org/abs/1006.3841 |
24. | S. Ciraci and I. P. Batra, “Theory of the quantum size effect in simple metals,” Phys. Rev. B Condens. Matter 33(6), 4294–4297 (1986). [CrossRef] [PubMed] |
25. | H. Raether, “Surface Plasmons,” Springer Tracts in Modern Physics, (Berlin, 1988) |
26. | D. Sarid, “Long-range surface-plasma waves on very thin metal films,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 47(26), 1927–1930 (1981). [CrossRef] |
27. | N. Mattiucci, G. D’Aguanno, M. Scalora, M. J. Bloemer, and C. Sibilia, “Transmission function properties for multi-layered structures: application to super-resolution,” Opt. Express 17(20), 17517–17529 (2009). [CrossRef] [PubMed] |
28. | G. D’Aguanno, M. Centini, M. Scalora, C. Sibilia, M. Bertolotti, M. J. Bloemer, and C. M. Bowden, “Generalized coupled-mode theory for χ^{(2)} interactions in finite multilayered structures,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 19(9), 2111 (2002). [CrossRef] |
29. | J. J. Burke, G. I. Stegeman, and T. Tamir, “Surface-polariton-like waves guided by thin, lossy metal films,” Phys. Rev. B Condens. Matter 33(8), 5186–5201 (1986). [CrossRef] [PubMed] |
OCIS Codes
(190.0190) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics
(240.6680) Optics at surfaces : Surface plasmons
ToC Category:
Optics at Surfaces
History
Original Manuscript: July 30, 2010
Revised Manuscript: September 30, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: October 1, 2010
Published: October 27, 2010
Citation
Nadia Mattiucci, Giuseppe D’Aguanno, and Mark J. Bloemer, "Second harmonic generation from metallo-dielectric multilayered structures in the plasmonic regime," Opt. Express 18, 23698-23710 (2010)
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References
- F. Brown, R. E. Parks, and A. M. Sleeper, “Nonlinear Optical Reflection from a Metallic Boundary,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 14(25), 1029–1031 (1965). [CrossRef]
- N. Bloembergen, R. K. Chang, S. S. Jha, and C. H. Lee, “Optical Second-Harmonic Generation in Reflection from Media with Inversion Symmetry,” Phys. Rev. 174(3), 813–822 (1968). [CrossRef]
- Y. R. Shen, The Principles of Nonlinear Optics, (Wiley, 1984)
- H. J. Simon, D. E. Mitchell, and J. G. Watson, “Optical Second-Harmonic Generation with Surface Plasmons in Silver Films,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 33(26), 1531–1534 (1974). [CrossRef]
- E. Kretschmann, “The Determination of the Optical Constants of Metals by Excitation of Surface Plasmons,” Z. Phys. 241(4), 313–324 (1971). [CrossRef]
- J. C. Quail and H. J. Simon, “Second-harmonic generation from silver and aluminum films in total internal reflection,” Phys. Rev. B Condens. Matter 31(8), 4900–4905 (1985). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
- T. Y. F. Tsang, “Surface-plasmon-enhanced third-harmonic generation in thin silver films,” Opt. Lett. 21(4), 245–247 (1996). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
- R. Naraoka, H. Okawa, K. Hashimoto, and K. Kajikawa, “Surface plasmon resonance enhanced second-harmonic generation in Kretschmann configuration,” Opt. Commun. 248(1-3), 249–256 (2005). [CrossRef]
- T. A. Leskova, M. Leyva-Lucero, E. R. Mendez, A. A. Maradudin, and I. V. Novikov, “The surface enhanced second harmonic generation of light from a randomly rough metal surface in the Kretschmann geometry,” Opt. Commun. 183(5-6), 529–545 (2000). [CrossRef]
- Q. Chen, X. Sun, I. R. Coddington, D. A. Goetz, and H. J. Simon, “Reflected second-harmonic generation with coupled surface-plasmon modes in Ag/liquid/Ag layers,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 16(6), 971–975 (1999). [CrossRef]
- J. G. Rako, J. C. Quail, and H. J. Simon, “Optical second-harmonic generation with surface plasmons in noncentrosymmetric crystals,” Phys. Rev. B 30(10), 5552–5559 (1984). [CrossRef]
- G. M. Wysin, H. J. Simon, and R. T. Deck, “Optical bistability with surface plasmons,” Opt. Lett. 6(1), 30–32 (1981). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
- M. Fukui, J. E. Sipe, V. C. Y. So, and G. I. Stegeman, “Nonlinear mixing of opposite traveling surface plasmons,” Solid State Commun. 27(12), 1265–1267 (1978). [CrossRef]
- C. K. Chen, A. R. B. de Castro, and Y. R. Shen, “Coherent second-harmonic generation by counterpropagating surface plasmons,” Opt. Lett. 4(12), 393–394 (1979). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
- H. A. Macleod, Thin film optical filters, (Institute of Physics Publishing, 2001)
- N. Mattiucci, G. D’Aguanno, N. Akozbek, M. Scalora, and M. J. Bloemer, “Homogenization procedure for a metamaterial and local violation of the second principle of thermodynamics,” Opt. Commun. 283(8), 1613–1620 (2010). [CrossRef]
- T. Decoopman, G. Tayeb, S. Enoch, D. Maystre, and B. Gralak, “Photonic crystal lens: from negative refraction and negative index to negative permittivity and permeability,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 97(7), 073905 (2006). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
- Handbook of Optical constants of solids, E. D. Palik ed., (Academic Press Inc., 1991).
- G. D’Aguanno, M. C. Larciprete, N. Mattiucci, A. Belardini, M. J. Bloemer, E. Fazio, O. Buganov, M. Centini, and C. Sibilia, “Experimental study of Bloch vector analysis in nonlinear, finite, dissipative systems,” Phys. Rev. A 81(1), 013834 (2010). [CrossRef]
- N. Mattiucci, G. D’Aguanno, M. J. Bloemer, and M. Scalora, “Second-harmonic generation from a positive-negative index material heterostructure,” Phys. Rev. E Stat. Nonlin. Soft Matter Phys. 72(6), 066612 (2005). [CrossRef]
- G. D’Aguanno, N. Mattiucci, M. Scalora, M. J. Bloemer, and A. M. Zheltikov, “Density of modes and tunneling times in finite one-dimensional photonic crystals: a comprehensive analysis,” Phys. Rev. E Stat. Nonlin. Soft Matter Phys. 70(1), 016612 (2004). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
- J. E. Sipe, V. C. Y. So, M. Fukui, and G. I. Stegeman, “Analysis of second-harmonic generation at metal surfaces,” Phys. Rev. B 21(10), 4389–4402 (1980). [CrossRef]
- M. Scalora, M. A. Vincenti, D. de Ceglia, V. Roppo, M. Centini, N. Akozbek, and M. J. Bloemer, “Second and Third Harmonic Generation in Metal-Based Nanostructures,” at http://arxiv.org/abs/1006.3841
- S. Ciraci and I. P. Batra, “Theory of the quantum size effect in simple metals,” Phys. Rev. B Condens. Matter 33(6), 4294–4297 (1986). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
- H. Raether, “Surface Plasmons,” Springer Tracts in Modern Physics, (Berlin, 1988)
- D. Sarid, “Long-range surface-plasma waves on very thin metal films,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 47(26), 1927–1930 (1981). [CrossRef]
- N. Mattiucci, G. D’Aguanno, M. Scalora, M. J. Bloemer, and C. Sibilia, “Transmission function properties for multi-layered structures: application to super-resolution,” Opt. Express 17(20), 17517–17529 (2009). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
- G. D’Aguanno, M. Centini, M. Scalora, C. Sibilia, M. Bertolotti, M. J. Bloemer, and C. M. Bowden, “Generalized coupled-mode theory for χ(2) interactions in finite multilayered structures,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 19(9), 2111 (2002). [CrossRef]
- J. J. Burke, G. I. Stegeman, and T. Tamir, “Surface-polariton-like waves guided by thin, lossy metal films,” Phys. Rev. B Condens. Matter 33(8), 5186–5201 (1986). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
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