We report on theoretical studies of the inhibition of the spontaneous emission process in subwavelength dielectric media. We discuss the modification of the spontaneous emission rate as a function of the size and shape of the medium as well as the position of the emitter in it.
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Lavinia Rogobete, Hannes Schniepp, Vahid Sandoghdar, and Carsten Henkel, "Spontaneous emission in nanoscopic dielectric particles," Opt. Lett. 28, 1736-1738 (2003)