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  • Vol. 36, Iss. 6 — Mar. 15, 2011
  • pp: 909–911

Thermal radiation control in the terahertz region using the spoof surface plasmon mode

Yosuke Ueba, Junichi Takahara, and Tadao Nagatsuma  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 36, Issue 6, pp. 909-911 (2011)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.36.000909


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Abstract

In this Letter, the enhancement of thermal radiation in the terahertz region is presented theoretically by using the spoof surface plasmon mode on the microcavity array. We found that the terahertz wave is radiated selectively in a vertical direction. As a result, a quasi-monochromatic terahertz source can be created.

© 2011 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(230.6080) Optical devices : Sources
(240.6690) Optics at surfaces : Surface waves
(290.6815) Scattering : Thermal emission

ToC Category:
Scattering

History
Original Manuscript: October 21, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: January 17, 2011
Published: March 10, 2011

Citation
Yosuke Ueba, Junichi Takahara, and Tadao Nagatsuma, "Thermal radiation control in the terahertz region using the spoof surface plasmon mode," Opt. Lett. 36, 909-911 (2011)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-36-6-909


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