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Opt Lett. 2005 Jun 15;30(12):1524-6.

Quantitative analysis of surface plasmon interaction with silver nanoparticles.

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  • 1Erwin Schr√∂dinger Institute for Nanoscale Research, Karl-Franzens-University Graz, Universit√§tsplatz 5, A-8010 Graz, Austria. andrey.stepanov@uni-graz.at

Abstract

The present insight into plasmon effects on the nanoscale seems sufficiently advanced to allow the development of surface-plasmon-polariton- (SPP-) based optical devices. Therefore quantitative information describing SPP phenomena is required. We investigate a SPP beam splitter constituted by silver nanoparticles on a silver thin film, fabricated by electron-beam lithography. We acquire quantitative information on the beam splitter performance by monitoring SPP leakage radiation, yielding SPP reflection, transmission, and scattering efficiencies.

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