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Journal of the Optical Society of America B


  • Editor: Henry van Driel
  • Vol. 29, Iss. 9 — Sep. 1, 2012
  • pp: 2347–2351

Layered plasmonic tripods: an infrared frequency selective surface nanofilter

Babak Memarzadeh and Hossein Mosallaei  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA B, Vol. 29, Issue 9, pp. 2347-2351 (2012)

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This paper investigates the concept of multilayered tripod frequency selective surfaces in infrared (IR). A full wave analysis based on the finite-difference time-domain technique is applied to comprehensively characterize the structure and obtain the performance for both normal and oblique waves (for TE and TM polarizations). The layered tripod structure can be envisioned as a mean to realize cascaded LC circuit configurations achieving desired filter performance. A wide stop band IR nanofilter which is almost independent of incident wave angle and polarization is demonstrated.

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OCIS Codes
(230.4040) Optical devices : Mirrors
(070.2615) Fourier optics and signal processing : Frequency filtering
(250.5403) Optoelectronics : Plasmonics

ToC Category:
Fourier Optics and Signal Processing

Original Manuscript: February 22, 2012
Revised Manuscript: June 4, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: July 16, 2012
Published: August 7, 2012

Babak Memarzadeh and Hossein Mosallaei, "Layered plasmonic tripods: an infrared frequency selective surface nanofilter," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 29, 2347-2351 (2012)

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