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Propagation of surface plasmons through planar interface
Author(s): Tomáš Váry; Peter Markoš
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Paper Abstract

We analyze the scattering of the surface plasmon incident at a planar interface between two dielectrics. By using the scattering matrix technique, developed by Oulton et al. [Phys. Rev. B 76, 035408 (2007)], we calculate the transmission, reflection coefficients and radiative losses for oblique incident angles. We found that the transmission of a surface wave through a single interface between two dielectrics may be accompanied with radiation losses of 10-40 per cent of the plasmon energy.

Paper Details

Date Published: 12 May 2009
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 7353, Metamaterials IV, 73530K (12 May 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.820726
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Tomáš Váry, Slovak Univ. of Technology (Slovakia)
Peter Markoš, Slovak Univ. of Technology (Slovakia)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 7353:
Metamaterials IV
Vladimir Kuzmiak; Peter Markos; Tomasz Szoplik, Editor(s)

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