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2012 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

April 9-13, 2012 | San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Lara A. Estroff, Jun Liu, Kornelius Nielsch, Kazumi Wada

Symposium KK : Plasmonic Materials and Metamaterials

2012-04-10   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Luke A. Sweatlock, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
Jennifer A. Dionne, Stanford University
Vassilios Kovanis, Air Force Research Laboratory
Jao van de Lagemaat, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Symposium Support

Army Research Office
KK3: Metamaterials I
Session Chairs
Vassilios Kovanis
Tuesday PM, April 10, 2012
Moscone West, Level 3, Room 3003

2:45 AM - *KK3.1
Metamaterials: Negative Refraction and Generalized Snell's Law

Vladimir M. Shalaev 1 A. V Kildishev 1 X. Ni 1 G. Naik 1 J. Liu 1 N. Emani 1 J. Kim 1 P. R West 1 A. Boltasseva 1

1Purdue University West Lafayette USA

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3:15 AM - KK3.2
A Three-dimensional Negative Index Metamaterial Designed via Transformation Optics

Ashwin C Atre 1 Aitzol Garcia-Etxarri 1 Hadiseh Alaeian 2 Jennifer A Dionne 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA2Stanford University Stanford USA

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3:30 AM - KK3.3
Plasmonic Coupling in Gold Nanoring Dimers and the Effect of Asymmetry on Line Shape

Rachel Near 1 Christopher Tabor 2 Jinsong Duan 2 Ruth Pachter 2 Mostafa A El-Sayed 1

1Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta` USA2Air Force Research Laboratory Wright Patterson USA

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3:45 AM - KK3.4
Self-assembled Nanoparticle Superlattices as Plasmonic Metamaterials

Hadiseh Alaeian 1 Jennifer Dionne 2

1Stanford University Stanford USA2Stanford University Stanford USA

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4:00 AM -
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4:30 AM - *KK3.5
Active Terahertz Metamaterials

Antoinette Taylor 1

1Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos USA

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5:00 AM - KK3.6
A Carpet Cloak Device for Visible Light

Majid Gharghi 1 Chris Gladden 1 Thomas Zentgraf 1 Yongmin Liu 1 Jason Valentine 1 Xiaobo Yin 1 Xiang Zhang 1

1University of California Berkeley Berkeley USA

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5:15 AM - KK3.7
Wide Angle, Wavelength-selective Plasmonic Multilayer Metasurfaces

Ping-Chun Li 1 2 Yang Zhao 1 Andrea Alu 1 Edward T Yu 1 2

1University of Texas Austin USA2Microelectronic Research Center Austin USA

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5:30 AM - KK3.8
Optical Metamaterial with a Negative Index of Refraction in the UV

Ruben Maas 1 James Parsons 1 Ewold Verhagen 2 Albert Polman 1

1FOM-Institute AMOLF Amsterdam Netherlands2EPFL Lausanne Switzerland

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5:45 AM - KK3.9
Subradiant out-of-plane Lattice Plasmon Resonances with Tunable Dispersion

Wei Zhou 1 Teri Odom 2 1

1Northwestern University Evanston USA2Northwestern University Evanston USA

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KK1: Plasmonics I
Session Chairs
Luke Sweatlock
Tuesday AM, April 10, 2012
Moscone West, Level 3, Room 3003

9:30 AM - *KK1.1
Active and Tunable Elements in Metatronics

Nader Engheta 1

1University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia USA

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10:00 AM - KK1.2
Magnetic Modulation in Au/Co/Au Interferometers

Diana Martin-Becerra 1 2 Juan B Gonzalez-Diaz 1 Vasily V Temnov 3 Gaspar Armelles 1 Tim Thomay 4 Alfred Leitenstorfer 4 Rudolf Bratschitsch 4 Antonio Garcia-Martin 1 Maria U Gonzalez 1

1Instituto de Microelectroacute;nica de Madrid (IMM-CSIC) Tres Cantos, Madrid Spain2International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory Braga Portugal3Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA4University of Konstanz Konstanz Germany

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10:15 AM - KK1.3
Plasmonic Pulsars: Plasmon Dynamics in Coupled Optical Microcavities

Norberto Daniel Lanzillotti Kimura 1 Thomas Zentgraf 1 2 Xiang Zhang 1

1University of California - Berkeley Berkeley USA2University of Paderborn Paderborn Germany

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10:30 AM - *KK1.4
Plasmonic Nanostructures Integrated on CMOS Imaging Sensors

Robb Walters 1

1Integrated Plasmonics Palo Alto USA

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11:00 AM -
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KK2: Plasmonics II
Session Chairs
Luke Sweatlock
Tuesday AM, April 10, 2012
Moscone West, Level 3, Room 3003

11:30 AM - *KK2.1
New Directions in Plasmonics

Harry Atwater 1

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA

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12:00 PM - KK2.2
Experimental Realization of 3D Indefinite Cavities at Nanoscale with Anomalous Scaling Law

Junsuk Rho 1 2 Xiaodong Yang 1 2 Jie Yao 1 Xiaobo Yin 1 2 Xiang Zhang 1 2

1University of California, Berkeley Berkeley USA2Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA

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12:15 PM - KK2.3
Surface Plasmon-driven Hot Electron Flow Probed with Metal-semiconductor Nanodiodes

Young Keun Lee 1 Chanho Jung 1 Jonghyurk Park 2 Hyungtak Seo 3 Gabor A. Somorjai 3 Jeong Park 1

1KAIST Daejeon Republic of Korea2ETRI (Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute) Daejeon Republic of Korea3University of California, Berkeley Berkeley USA

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12:30 PM - KK2.4
Resonant Optical Antennas for Unidirectional Excitation of Surface Plasmons

Yongmin Liu 1 Stefano Palomba 1 Yongshik Park 1 Thomas Zentgraf 1 Xiaobo Yin 1 2 Xiang Zhang 1 2

1US Berkeley Berkeley USA2Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA

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12:45 PM - KK2.5
New Frequency Generation with Plasmonic Nanoantenna on Highly Nonlinear As2Se3 Glass Substrate

Huseyin Duman 1 2 Bihter Daglar 1 2 Murat Kilinc 3 Tural Khudiyev 1 2 Mehmet Bayindir 1 2 4

1Bilkent University Ankara Turkey2Bilkent University Ankara Turkey3ASELSAN Ankara Turkey4Bilkent University Ankara Turkey

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2012-04-11   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Luke A. Sweatlock, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
Jennifer A. Dionne, Stanford University
Vassilios Kovanis, Air Force Research Laboratory
Jao van de Lagemaat, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Symposium Support

Army Research Office
KK5: Plasmonic Energy Harvesting and Catalysis
Session Chairs
Jennifer Dionne
Wednesday PM, April 11, 2012
Moscone West, Level 3, Room 3003

2:30 AM - *KK5.1
Direct Incorporation of the Electronic Degrees of Freedom in Plasmonic Modeling

Shanhui Fan 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA

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3:00 AM - KK5.2
Plasmon Enhanced Solar-to-Fuel Energy Conversion

Isabell Thomann 1 Blaise A. Pinaud 2 Zhebo Chen 2 Bruce M. Clemens 1 Thomas F. Jaramillo 2 Mark L. Brongersma 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA2Stanford University Stanford USA

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3:15 AM - KK5.3
Transmission Line Equivalent Circuit Model Applied to a Plasmonic Grating Nanosurface for Light Trapping

Kevin L Shuford 1 Alessia Polemi 1

1Drexel University Philadelphia USA

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3:30 AM - KK5.4
Plasmonic Hybrid Nanostructures: From Photocatalysis to Optical-biosensing

Dong Ha Kim 1 Saji T Kochuveedu 1 Kyungwha Chung 1 Ji-Eun Lee 1 Yoon Hee Jang 1 Yu Jin Jang 1 Dongxiang Li 2 Jong Seung Kim 3

1Ewha Womans University Seoul Republic of Korea2Qingdao University of Science and Technology Qingdao China3Korea University Seoul Republic of Korea

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3:45 AM - KK5.5
The Plasmoelectric Effect: Conversion of Optical Power into DC Electrical Power by Plasmonic Nanostructures in All-metal Circuits

Matthew Sheldon 1 Harry A Atwater 1

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA

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4:00 AM -
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KK6: Synthesis amp; Fabrication I
Session Chairs
Jennifer Dionne
Wednesday PM, April 11, 2012
Moscone West, Level 3, Room 3003

4:30 AM - *KK6.1
Controlling the Interplay of Electric and Magnetic Modes in Nanoparticle Assemblies via Fano-like Plasmon Resonances

Sassan N Sheikholeslami 1 Aitzol Garcia-Extarri 1 2 Jennifer A Dionne 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA2Basque Foundation for Science Bilbao Spain

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5:00 AM - KK6.2
Light-mediated, Dynamic Pattern Formation during the Growth of Chalcogenide Nanostructures

Bryce Sadtler 1 Stanley P Burgos 2 3 Harry A Atwater 2 3 4 Nathan S Lewis 1 3 4

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA2California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA3California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA4California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA

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5:15 AM - KK6.3
Large-area Plasmonic Hot-spot Arrays: Sub-2 nm Interparticle Separations with Plasma-enhanced Atomic Layer Deposition of Ag on Si Nanopillar Arrays

Joshua D Caldwell 1 Orest J Glembocki 1 Francisco J Bezares 2 Erin Cleveland 2 Maarit Kariniemi 3 Sharka M Prokes 1 Edward Foos 1 Jaakko Niinisto 3 Timo Hatanpaa 3 Mikko Ritala 3 Markku Leskela 3

1Naval Research Laboratory Washington USA2Residing at Naval Research Laboratory Washington USA3University of Helsinki Helsinki Finland

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5:30 AM - KK6.4
Self-limited Plasmonic Nanowelding: Localizing Light and Heat in Nanostructures

Erik Christian Garnett 1 Wenshan Cai 1 Judy J Cha 1 Fakhruddin Mahmood 2 1 Stephen T Connor 1 Michael D McGehee 1 Yi Cui 1 Mark L Brongersma 1

1Stanford University San Francisco USA2King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Thuwal Saudi Arabia

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5:45 AM - KK6.5
Multistage Plasmonic Nano-focusing with 22 nm Resolution

Liang Pan 1 Yongshik Park 1 Yi Xiong 1 Erick Ulin-Avila 1 Yuan Wang 1 Li Zeng 1 Shaomin Xiong 1 Junsuk Rho 1 Cheng Sun 2 David Bogy 1 Xiang Zhang 1

1University of California at Berkeley Berkeley USA2Northwestern University Evanston USA

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KK4: Plasmonic Photovoltaics
Session Chairs
Jao van de Lagemaat
Wednesday AM, April 11, 2012
Moscone West, Level 3, Room 3003

9:30 AM - *KK4.1
Optical Antenna Electrodes for Optical Sources and Solar Energy Harvesting

Mark Brongersma 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA

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10:00 AM - KK4.2
Plasmonic Light Scattering Effect of Size- and Shape-controlled Silver Nanoparticles in Organic Solar Cells

Se-Woong Baek 1 Jung-Yong Lee 1

1Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology Daejeon Republic of Korea

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10:15 AM - KK4.3
Tunable Plasmonic Nanostructures for Light Trapping and Strong Field Enhancement at the Metal Surface

Aleksandr Polyakov 1 3 Kevin Thompson 4 1 Scott Dhuey 2 Stefano Cabrini 2 James P Schuck 2 Howard A Padmore 1

1Lawrence Berkeley National Lab Berkeley USA2Lawrence Berkeley National Lab Berkeley USA3UC Berkeley Berkeley USA4UC Berkeley Berkeley USA

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10:30 AM - *KK4.4
Nanoplasmonics for Solar Energy Harvesting and Light Emission Control

Stefan A Maier 1

1Imperial College London London United Kingdom

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11:00 AM -
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11:30 AM - *KK4.5
Plasmonic Nanostructures for Light Trapping in Ultrathin Film Solar Cells

Vivian Ferry 1 2

1Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA2University of California - Berkeley Berkeley USA

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12:00 PM - KK4.6
Surface Nanostructures for Broadband and Wide-angle Response Absorption Enhancements in Thin-film GaAs Solar Cells

Ragip A Pala 1 Alta Fang 1 Dennis Callahan 1 Pierpaolo Spinelli 2 Albert Polman 2 Harry A Atwater 1

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA2FOM Institute AMOLF Amsterdam Netherlands

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12:15 PM - KK4.7
Planar Dye-sensitized Photovoltaics: Cavity Mode Enhancement to 1.0 V

Alex Martinson 1 Noel C Giebink 1 2 Gary P Wiederrecht 1 Daniel Rosenmann 1 Michael R Wasielewski 2 1

1Argonne National Laboratory Argonne USA2Northwestern University Evanston USA

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12:30 PM - KK4.8
Self-assembled Plasmonic Building Blocks for Organic Solar Cells

Shenqiang Ren 1 Markus Retsch 2 Furui Tan 1 Alec Kirkeminde 1

1University of Kansas Lawrence USA2MIT Cambridge USA

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12:45 PM - KK4.9
Controlling Plasmonic Effects in Amorphous Silicon Thin Film Solar Cells with Nanotextured Metal Back Contacts

Ujwol Palanchoke 1 2 Vladislav Jovanov 1 Henning Kurz 2 Philipp Obermeyer 2 Helmut Stiebig 2 Dietmar Knipp 1

1Jacobs University Bremen Bremen Germany2Malibu GmbH and Co.KG Bielefeld Germany

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2012-04-12   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Luke A. Sweatlock, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
Jennifer A. Dionne, Stanford University
Vassilios Kovanis, Air Force Research Laboratory
Jao van de Lagemaat, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Symposium Support

Army Research Office
KK9: Optical Antennas
Session Chairs
Luke Sweatlock
Thursday PM, April 12, 2012
Moscone West, Level 3, Room 3003

3:00 AM - KK9.2
Tuning the Brightness and Directionality of Sub-wavelength Optical Antennas with Phase-dependent Dipole-dipole Coupling

Brice Rolly 1 Sarah Y Suck 2 Sebastien Bidault 2 Brian Stout 1 Stephane Collin 3 Gilles Tessier 2 Nicolas Bonod 1

1Aix-Marseille Universiteacute;, CNRS UMR 6133 Marseille France2ESPCI ParisTech, CNRS UMR 7587 Paris France3CNRS UPR 20 Marcoussis France

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3:15 AM - KK9.3
Hundred Fold Enhancement of the Emission Rate of a Single Dye Molecule Assembled in a DNA Templated Gold Nanoparticle Dimer

Mickael P Busson 1 Brice Rolly 2 Brian Stout 2 Nicolas Bonod 2 Eric Larquet 3 Albert Polman 4 Sebastien Bidault 1

1ESPCI ParisTech, CNRS UMR 7587, INSERM U979 Paris France2Aix-Marseille Universiteacute;, CNRS UMR 6133 Marseille France3CNRS Gif sur Yvette France4FOM Institute AMOLF Amsterdam Netherlands

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3:30 AM - KK9.4
Probing Plasmonic Field Components at the Nanoscale

Toon Coenen 1 Albert Polman 1

1FOM Institute AMOLF Amsterdam Netherlands

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3:45 AM - KK9.5
Diffractively Induced Transparency: Near-field Resonance at Far-field Anti-resonance

Said R. K. Rodriguez 1 Olaf T Janssen 2 Gabriel Lozano 1 Abdoulghafar Omari 3 Zeger Hens 3 Jaime Gomez Rivas 1 4

1FOM Institute AMOLF c/o Philips Research Eindhoven Netherlands2Delft University of Technology Delft Netherlands3Ghent University Ghent Belgium4Eindhoven University of Technology Eindhoven Netherlands

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4:00 AM -
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KK10: Plasmonic Sensing and Manipulation
Session Chairs
Jao van de Lagemaat
Thursday PM, April 12, 2012
Moscone West, Level 3, Room 3003

4:30 AM - *KK10.1
Applications of 2D and 3D Plasmonic Oligomers, Metamaterials, and Nanoantennas

Harold Giessen 1

1University of Stuttgart Stuttgart Germany

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5:00 AM - KK10.2
Plasmonic Hydrogen-sensing: Perfect Absorbers and Antenna-enhanced Geometries

Andreas Tittl 1 Patrick Mai 1 Richard Taubert 1 Daniel Dregely 1 Jens Dorfmueller 1 Christian Kremers 2 Dmitry N Chigrin 2 Harald Giessen 1

1University of Stuttgart Stuttgart Germany2University of Wuppertal Wuppertal Germany

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5:15 AM - KK10.3
lambda;3/1000 Plasmonic Nanocavities for Biosensing Fabricated by Soft UV Nanoimprint Lithography

Andrea Cattoni 1 Petru Ghenuche 1 Anne-Marie Haghiri-Gosnet 1 Dominique Decanini 1 Jean-Luc Pelouard 1 Stephane Collin 1

1Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) Marcoussis France

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5:30 AM - KK10.4
Optical Trapping with Coaxial Plasmonic Apertures

Amr Ahmed Essawi Saleh 1 2 Jennifer A Dionne 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA2Stanford University Stanford USA

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5:45 AM - KK10.5
Au Stabilized Ag Nanoplates for Enhancement of SPR Spectroscopy

Zhenda Lu 1 Yadong Yin 1

1University of California, Riverside Riverside USA

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KK7: Quantum Plasmonics amp; Metamaterials
Session Chairs
Vassilios Kovanis
Thursday AM, April 12, 2012
Moscone West, Level 3, Room 3003

9:30 AM - *KK7.1
Nonlocal Plasmonics and Nonlinear Optical Metamaterials

David Smith 1 Cristian Ciraci 1 Michael Scalora 2 Ekaterina Poutrina 1

1Duke University Durham USA2US Army, RDECOM Redstone Arsenal USA

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10:00 AM - KK7.2
Reversing the Size-dependence of Surface Plasmon Resonances: Surface Chemistry Matters

Sheng Peng 1 Stephen K Gray 1 Yugang Sun 1

1Argonne Nat Lab Argonne USA

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10:15 AM - KK7.3
Quantum Plasmon Resonances of Individual and Coupled Metallic Nanoparticles

Jonathan Scholl 1 Ai Leen Koh 2 J. A Dionne 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA2Stanford University Stanford USA

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10:30 AM - KK7.4
Plasmon Resonances in Atomic-scale Gaps

Johannes Kern 1 Swen Grossmann 1 Nadezda Tarakina 2 Monika Emmerling 2 Martin Kamp 2 Tim Haeckel 1 Jer-Shing Huang 3 Paolo Biagioni 4 Jord C Prangsma 1 Bert Hecht 1

1University of Wuerzburg Wuerzburg Germany2University of Wuerzburg Wuerzburg Germany3National Tsing Hua University Hsinchu Taiwan4Politecnico di Milano Milano Italy

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10:45 AM - KK7.5
Towards Quantum Coherent Metamaterials

Ruzan Sokhoyan 1 Harry A Atwater 1

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA

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11:00 AM -
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KK8: Plasmon Imaging amp; Spectroscopy
Session Chairs
Jennifer Dionne
Thursday AM, April 12, 2012
Moscone West, Level 3, Room 3003

11:30 AM - *KK8.1
Angle-resolved Cathodoluminescence Imaging Spectroscopy of Plasmonic Materials and Metamaterials

Albert Polman 1

1FOM Institute AMOLF Amsterdam Netherlands

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12:00 PM - KK8.2
Nanoscale Imaging of the Photonic Density of States in Complex Photonic and Plasmonic Systems

Riccardo Sapienza 1 Jan Renger 1 Martin Kuttge 1 Niek F van Hulst 1 2 Toon Coenen 3 Albert Polman 3

1ICFO - The Institute of Photonic Sciences Castelldefels (Barcelona) Spain2ICREA-Institucio' Catalana de Recerca i Estudis Avancats Barcelona Spain3Center for Nanophotonics, FOM Institute for Atomic and Molecular Physics (AMOLF) Amsterdam Netherlands

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12:15 PM - KK8.3
The Elliptical Arena Optical Antenna

David Schoen 1 Toon Coenen 2 Javier Garciacute;a de Abajo 3 Albert Polman 2 Mark Brongersma 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA2FOM Institute AMOLF Amsterdam Netherlands3IO-CSIC Madrid Spain

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12:30 PM - KK8.4
Opto-mechanical Coupling in Plasmonic Nanocavities

Rutger Thijssen 1 Tobias J Kippenberg 2 Albert Polman 1

1FOM Institute AMOLF Amsterdam Netherlands2EPFL Lausanne Switzerland

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12:45 PM - KK8.5
Photoemission Electron Microscopy of Hybrid Metal-insulator Plasmonic Nanostructures

Wayne Hess 1 Samuel Peppernick 1 Kenneth Beck 1 Alan Joly 1

1Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Richland USA

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