Display Settings:

Format

Send to:

Choose Destination
Opt Express. 2007 Dec 24;15(26):17948-53.

Perfect 4-way splitting in nano plasmonic X-junctions.

Author information

  • 1EE Department, Technion, Haifa 32000, Israel.

Abstract

A plasmon wave is perfectly split to 4 identical waves when encountering nano intersection. This is substantially different from the dielectric waveguides case where power coupling to vertical segments is negligible. When larger multimode plasmonic junction is realized--beating and retardation come into effect. The analysis of the plasmonic coupling in this device is helpful also in understanding plasmonic assisted enhanced transmission.

PMID:
19551090
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
PubMed Commons home

PubMed Commons

0 comments
How to join PubMed Commons

    Supplemental Content

    Icon for Optical Society of America
    Loading ...
    Write to the Help Desk