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Resonance-enhanced light transmission through metal nanochannels
Author(s): Simion Astilean; Philippe Lalanne; M. Palamaru
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Paper Abstract

Zero-order transmission silver gratings of very narrow and deep enough slits exhibit exceptional transmission properties in visible and near-IR light. By using a rigorous electromagnetic analysis of light diffraction, we show that the transmission enhancement occurs as a result of a resonant interaction of the incident light with surface plasmons located inside the grating slits.

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Date Published: 23 February 2000
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 4068, SIOEL '99: Sixth Symposium on Optoelectronics, (23 February 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.378718
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Simion Astilean, Babes-Bolyai Univ. (Romania)
Philippe Lalanne, Institut d'Optique-CNRS (France)
M. Palamaru, Babes-Bolyai Univ. (Romania)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4068:
SIOEL '99: Sixth Symposium on Optoelectronics
Teodor Necsoiu; Maria Robu; Dan C. Dumitras, Editor(s)

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