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Plasmonic properties and energy flow in rounded hexahedral and octahedral nanoparticles

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posted on 19.02.2018, 14:05 authored by Dimitrios C. Tzarouchis, Pasi Yla-Oijala, Tapio Ala-NissilaTapio Ala-Nissila, Ari Sihvola
The resonant plasmonic properties of small dual rounded nano-scatterers are numerically investigated. A set of Drude-like, silver hexahedral and octahedral structures are studied and compared with a reference spherical particle through a numerical surface integral equation technique. Surface, near field, Poynting field and streamline distributions are presented illustrating novel plasmonic features arising from the complex shapes of the nanoparticles, while several designing rules are described. These qualitative observations can be used appropriately towards sensing, sorting, harvesting, and radiation control applications.

Funding

This work has been supported by the Aalto Energy Efficiency Programm, EXPECTS Project. D.T. would like also to acknowledge the ELEC Doctoral school funding scholarship for the support. T. A-N has been funded in part by the Academy of Finland through its COMP Center of Excellence program (grants no. 284621 and 287750).

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  • Science

Department

  • Mathematical Sciences

Published in

Journal of the Optical Society of America B

Volume

33

Issue

12

Pages

2626 - 2626

Citation

TZAROUCHIS, D.C. ...et al., 2016. Plasmonic properties and energy flow in rounded hexahedral and octahedral nanoparticles. Journal of the Optical Society of America B, 33(12), pp. 2626-2633.

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© Optical Society of America

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AM (Accepted Manuscript)

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Acceptance date

28/10/2016

Publication date

2016

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© Optical Society of America. Users may use, reuse, and build upon the article, or use the article for text or data mining, so long as such uses are for non-commercial purposes and appropriate attribution is maintained. All other rights are reserved. The definitive published version can be found at https://doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.33.002626

ISSN

0740-3224

eISSN

1520-8540

Language

en

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