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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 35, Iss. 12 — Jun. 15, 2010
  • pp: 1980–1982

Active control of focal length and beam deflection in a metallic nanoslit array lens with multiple sources

A. E. Çetin, K. Güven, and Ö. E. Müstecaplıoğlu  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 35, Issue 12, pp. 1980-1982 (2010)

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We propose an all-optical method to actively control the transmission of nanoslit arrays for scanning and lensing applications. We show that by utilizing two lateral control slits, the transmitted beam can be actively steered.

© 2010 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(240.6680) Optics at surfaces : Surface plasmons
(050.6624) Diffraction and gratings : Subwavelength structures
(220.1080) Optical design and fabrication : Active or adaptive optics

ToC Category:
Optics at Surfaces

Original Manuscript: December 8, 2009
Revised Manuscript: April 16, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: April 28, 2010
Published: June 7, 2010

A. E. Çetin, K. Güven, and Ö. E. Müstecaplıoğlu, "Active control of focal length and beam deflection in a metallic nanoslit array lens with multiple sources," Opt. Lett. 35, 1980-1982 (2010)

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