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2010 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 29-December 3, 2010 | Boston
Meeting Chairs
: Ana Claudia Arias, Robert F. Cook, Clemens Heske, Shu Yang

Symposium M : Resonant Optical Antennas---Sensing and Shaping Materials

2010-11-30   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Rashid Zia Brown University
Kenneth B. Crozier Harvard University
Nader Engheta University of Pennsylvania
Ganping Ju Seagate Technology
Romain Quidant ICFO - The Institute of Photonic Sciences
M5: Poster Session I
Session Chairs
Wednesday AM, December 01, 2010
Exhibition Hall D (Hynes)

1:00 AM - M5: Poster1
M5.15 Transferred to M10.32

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M1: Enhanced Light-Matter Interactions I
Session Chairs
Rashid Zia
Tuesday PM, November 30, 2010
Room 200 (Hynes)

9:15 AM - M1: LMI 1
Opening Remarks

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9:30 AM - **M1.1
Antennas for Light: Interfacing Antennas to Single Photon Emitters.

Niek van Hulst 1 2
1 , ICFO - Institute of Photonic Sciences, Castelldefels - Barcelona Spain, 2 , ICREA – Institució Catalana de Recerca i Estudis Avançats, Barcelona Spain

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10:00 AM - **M1.2
Simple Antenna Concepts for Strong Enhancement of Spontaneous Emission.

Vahid Sandoghdar 1
1 , ETH Zurich, Zürich Switzerland

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10:30 AM - M1.3
Tailoring Light-matter Interaction Using Nanowire Plasmon Resonators.

Nathalie Snapp 1 , Brendan Shields 2 , Chun Yu 1 , Dirk Englund 2 , Frank Koppens 2 , Mikhail Lukin 2 , Hongkun Park 1 2
1 Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Physics, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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10:45 AM - M1.4
Enhanced Spontaneous Emission in Plasmonic Ring Cavities.

Ernst Jan Vesseur 1 , Toon Coenen 1 , F. Javier Garcia de Abajo 2 , Albert Polman 1
1 Center for Nanophotonics, FOM Institute AMOLF, Amsterdam Netherlands, 2 , Instituto de Óptica - CSIC, Madrid Netherlands

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11:00 AM - M1: LMI 1
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M2: Enhanced Light-Matter Interactions II
Session Chairs
Kenneth Crozier
Tuesday PM, November 30, 2010
Room 200 (Hynes)

11:30 AM - **M2.1
Control of Radiative Emission in Light Emitting and Absorbing Devices via Cavity-coupled Antennas.

Harry Atwater 1
1 Applied Physics, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States

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12:00 PM - M2.2
Observation of Hot Excitonic Emission in Single CdS Nanowires Integrated with a Plasmon Nanocavity.

Chang-Hee Cho 1 , Carlos Aspetti 1 , Ritesh Agarwal 1
1 Materials Science & Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

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12:15 PM - M2.3
Nonlinear Spectroscopy of a Single Metal Nanoparticle Using a Plasmonic Nanoantenna.

Thorsten Schumacher 1 2 , Kai Kratzer 1 2 , Harald Giessen 2 , Markus Lippitz 1 2
1 , Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research, Stuttgart Germany, 2 , 4th Physics Institute and Research Center SCOPE, Stuttgart Germany

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12:30 PM - **M2.4
Nonlinear Optical Antennas.

Lukas Novotny 1
1 Institute of Optics, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, United States

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M3: Exciting and Probing Vector Fields at the Nanoscale
Session Chairs
Rashid Zia
Tuesday PM, November 30, 2010
Room 200 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - **M3.1
Unravelling the Vector Nature of Nanoscale Light.

L. Kobus Kuipers 1
1 , FOM Institute AMOLF, Amsterdam Netherlands

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3:00 PM - M3.2
Magnetic Dipole Transitions Identified by Momentum-space Imaging.

Tim Taminiau 1 2 , Sinan Karaveli 1 , Niek van Hulst 2 3 , Rashid Zia 1
1 Division of Engineering, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, 2 , ICFO, Castelldefels, Barcelona, Spain, 3 , ICREA – Institució Catalana de Recerca I Estudis Avançats, Barcelona Spain

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3:15 PM - M3.3
Shaping the Optical Response of Nanoantennas.

Giorgio Volpe 1 , Gabriel Molina-Terriza 1 , Romain Quidant 1
1 , ICFO, Castelldefels (BCN) Spain

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3:30 PM - **M3.4
Non-perturbative Visualization of Nanoscale Plasmonic Field Distributions via Photon Localization Microsocopy.

Jim Schuck 1 , Alex McLeod 1 , Alex Weber-Bargioni 1 , Zhaoyu Zhang 2 , Scott Dhuey 1 , Bruce Harteneck 1 , Jeffrey Neaton 1 , Stefano Cabrini 1
1 , Molecular Foundry, LBNL, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 Department of Chemistry, U. C. Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States

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4:00 PM - M3: VectFld
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M4: Electron-Beam Characterization
Session Chairs
P. Schuck
Tuesday PM, November 30, 2010
Room 200 (Hynes)

4:30 PM - **M4.1
Optical Nanoantennas: Correlative Electron Beam and Optical Spectroscopies and Design of a Broadband Response.

Stefan Maier 1
1 Physics Department, Imperial College, London United Kingdom

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5:00 PM - M4.2
Surface Plasmon Resonance Effects in Ag Nanoholes Studied by Energy-filtering TEM.

Wilfried Sigle 1 , Burcu Ogut 1 , Christoph Koch 1 , Peter van Aken 1
1 , MPI for Metals Research, Stuttgart Germany

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5:15 PM - M4.3
Spatially Resolved Directional Emission from Plasmonic Yagi Uda Antennas.

Toon Coenen 1 , Ernst Jan Vesseur 1 , Albert Polman 1
1 Center for Nanophotonics, FOM Institute AMOLF, Amsterdam Netherlands

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5:30 PM - M4.4
Investigations on Plasmonic Modes of Noble Metal Nano-disks Using High-resolution Cathodoluminescence Imaging Spectroscopy.

Anil Kumar 1 , Kin Hung Fung 1 , Nicholas Fang 1
1 Center for Nanoscale Chemical-Electrical-Mechanical Manufacturing Systems, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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5:45 PM - M4.5
Enhanced Light Emission and Detection with Plasmonic Resonator Antennas.

Edward Barnard 1 , Ragip Pala 1 , Toon Coenen 2 , Ernst Jan Vesseur 2 , Albert Polman 2 , Mark Brongersma 1
1 , Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 2 , FOM Institute AMOLF, Amsterdam Netherlands

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M5: Poster Session I
Session Chairs
Wednesday AM, December 01, 2010
Exhibition Hall D (Hynes)

9:00 PM - M5.10
Plasmon-enhanced Emission Rates from III-nitride Quantum Wells Using Tunable Surface Plasmons.

John Henson 1 , Jeff DiMaria 1 , Emmanouil Dimakis 1 , Rui Li 1 , Salvo Minissale 1 , Luca Dal Negro 1 , Theodore Moustakas 1 , Roberto Paiella 1
1 Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Photonics Center, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - M5.11
Power Flow from a Dipole Emitter Near an Optical Antenna.

Kevin Chih-Yao Huang 1 2 , Min-Kyo Seo 2 4 , Young Chul Jun 2 3 , Mark Brongersma 2
1 Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 4 Physics, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Yuseong-gu Korea (the Democratic People's Republic of), 3 Applied Physics, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States

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9:00 PM - M5.12
Plasmonic Nanoresonators for Enhancing Fluorescence Resonant Energy Transfer (FRET).

Valerie Faessler 1 , Calin Hrelescu 1 , Andrey Lutich 1 , Lidiya Osinkina 1 , Sergiy Mayilo 1 2 , Frank Jaeckel 1 , Jochen Feldmann 1
1 Physics, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich Germany, 2 Laboratoire d’Optique Biomedicale, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Lausanne Switzerland

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9:00 PM - M5.14
Continuous Colloidal Synthesis of Plasmonic Nanostructures in Flowing Microscale Foams.

Saif Khan 1 2 , Suhanya Duraiswamy 1
1 Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore Singapore, 2 Chemical and Pharmaceutical Engineering, Singapore-MIT Alliance, Singapore Singapore

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9:00 PM - M5.16
Multiprobe Apertureless Near-field Imaging (MANI) of Optical Plasmonic Distribution.

Boaz Fleishman 1 , Hesham Taha 2 , Aaron Lewis 1
1 Department of Applied Physics Selim and Rachel Benin School of Engineering and Computer Science, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem Israel, 2 , Nanonics Imaging Ltd., Jerusalem Israel

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9:00 PM - M5.17
Three-dimensional Plasmonic Nanofocusing.

Nathan Lindquist 1 , Prashant Nagpal 3 , Antoine Lesuffleur 1 , David Norris 4 2 , Sang-Hyun Oh 1
1 Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 3 , Los Alamos National Lab, Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States, 4 , ETH Zurich, Zurich Switzerland, 2 Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

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9:00 PM - M5.18
Selective Thermal Emission from Micro-patterned Steel Surfaces.

Joshua Mason 1 , David Adams 1 , Zachariah Johnson 1 , Shaun Smith 1 , Andrew Davis 2 , Daniel Wasserman 1
1 Physics, University of Massachusetts, Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , Alloy Surfaces Inc., Boothwynn, Pennsylvania, United States

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9:00 PM - M5.2
Nanoantenna Effect of Small Gold Nanoparticles on Photoluminescence from Self-assembled Quantum Dot Arrays.

Jaydeep Basu 1 , Haridas Mundoor 1 , Laxminarayan Tripathi 1
1 Physics, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

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9:00 PM - M5.20
Measurements of RF Photonic Bandgap Structure Localized Electromagnetic Fields for Application in NonLinear Material Measurements.

Ricky Moore 1 , Eric Kuster 1 , Stephen Blalock 1 , Brian Cieszynski 1
1 GTRI/STL, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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9:00 PM - M5.21
Metal-Enhanced Multiphoton Absorption Polymerization (MEMAP) is Driven by Multiphoton-Absorption-Induced Luminescence (MAIL) in Gold Nanowires.

Sanghee Nah 1 , John Fourkas 1
1 Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States

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9:00 PM - M5.22
Ag Nanoparticle Antennas on Ultrathin Oxides for Nanorectennas.

Richard Osgood 1 , Mark Kinnan 1 , Peter Stenhouse 1 , Megan Hoey 1 , Caitlin Quigley 1 , Joel Carlson 1 , Stephen Giardini 1
1 , US Army NSRDEC, Natick, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - M5.23
Dipolar Emitters Coupled to Optical Nano-rod Antennas.

Tim Taminiau 1 , Fernando Stefani 2 , Niek van Hulst 1 3
1 , ICFO, Castelldefels, Barcelona, Spain, 2 Departamento de Física, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires Argentina, 3 , ICREA – Institució Catalana de Recerca I Estudis Avançats, Barcelona Spain

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9:00 PM - M5.24
Mapping Surface Plasmons in Silver Nanoantennas with a Sub Nanometer Electron Probe.

David Rossouw 1 , Martin Couillard 1 , Jemma Vickery 2 , Eugenia Kumacheva 2 , Gianluigi Botton 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, 2 Chemistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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9:00 PM - M5.25
Transparent Conductive Oxide Antennas.

Alok Vasudev 1 , Kevin C.Y. Huang 1 , Mark Brongersma 1
1 The Geballe Laboratory for Advanced Materials, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States

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9:00 PM - M5.26
Assembly and Analysis of Semiconductor Nanocrystal/J-aggregate Constructs and Applications to Light Harvesting and Energy Transfer.

Brian Walker 1 , Valdimir Bulovic 2 , Moungi Bawendi 1
1 Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - M5.27
Plasmonic and Molecular Resonance Coupling on Gold Nanorods.

Jianfang Wang 1
1 Physics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N. T., Hong Kong

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9:00 PM - M5.28
A White-light Apertureless Scanning Near-field Optical Microscopy Method for Gold Nanoantennas.

Matthias Wissert 1 , Gabor Varga 1 , Carola Geiger 1 , Konstantin Ilin 2 , Michael Siegel 2 , Uli Lemmer 3 , Hans-Juergen Eisler 1
1 Light Technology Institute (LTI), DFG Heisenberg Group 'Nanoscale Science', Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe Germany, 2 Institute for Micro- and Nanoelectronic Systems (IMS), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe Germany, 3 Light Technology Institute (LTI), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe Germany

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9:00 PM - M5.3
Polarization Control and Engineering with Plasmonic Antenna Structures.

Paolo Biagioni 1 , Jer-Shing Huang 2 , Matteo Savoini 1 , Lamberto Duo 1 , Marco Finazzi 1 , Bert Hecht 2 , Jord Prangsma 2
1 Physics, Politecnico di Milano, Milano Italy, 2 Experimentelle Physik 5, Physikalisches Institut, Wilhelm-Conrad-Roentgen-Center for Complex Material Systems, Universitaet Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg Germany

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9:00 PM - M5.30
Two-photon Photoluminescence Image from Single Gold Nanospheres above a Gold Substrate.

Tatsuya Yamaguchi 1 , Kotaro Kajikawa 1
1 Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Yokohama Japan

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9:00 PM - M5.31
Towards Reduction of Optical Losses in Transition Metal Based Nanomaterials.

Alexander Gavrilenko 1 , Doyle Baker 1 , Casey Gonder 1 , Carla McKinney 1 , Vladimir Gavrilenko 1
1 Center for Materials Research, Norfolk State University, Norfolk, Virginia, United States

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9:00 PM - M5.4
Photonic-plasmonic ``Fano-Molecules".

Svetlana Boriskina 1 , Luca Dal Negro 1
1 Electrical and Computer Engineering, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - M5.5
Resonant Optical Properties of a Periodic System of Quantum Well Excitons at the Second Quantum State.

Vladimir Chaldyshev 1 , Alexander Poddubny 1 , Alexey Vasil ev 1 , Y. Chen 2 , Zhiheng Liu 2
1 , Ioffe Institute, St.Petersburg Russian Federation, 2 Physics, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York, United States

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9:00 PM - M5.6
Three-dimensional Periodic Resonant Nanocrescent Array.

H. Chen 1 2 , Lin Pang 1 , Yeshaiahu Fainman 1
1 Department of Electrical Engineering, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States, 2 , Naval Air Warfare Center, China Lake, California, United States

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9:00 PM - M5.7
Optical Properties of Emitters in Close Proximity to Gold Nanorods.

Jinsong Duan 1 4 , Dhriti Nepal 2 4 , Kyoungweon Park 3 4 , Richard Vaia 4 , Ruth Pachter 4
1 , General Dynamics Information Technology, Dayton, Ohio, United States, 4 , Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, Ohio, United States, 2 , Universal Technology Corp, Dayton, Ohio, United States, 3 , UES, Inc., Dayton, Ohio, United States

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9:00 PM - M5.8
Optical Properties of Asymmetric and Layered Caps Fabricated via Colloidal Lithography.

Maj Frederiksen 1 , Abbas Maaroof 1 , Duncan Sutherland 1
1 iNANO, Aarhus University, Aarhus Denmark

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9:00 PM - M5.9
Plasmonic Circular Dichroism of Chiral Metal Nanoparticle Assemblies.

Alexander Govorov 1 , Zhiyuan Fan 1
1 , Ohio University, Athens, Ohio, United States

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2010-12-01   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Rashid Zia Brown University
Kenneth B. Crozier Harvard University
Nader Engheta University of Pennsylvania
Ganping Ju Seagate Technology
Romain Quidant ICFO - The Institute of Photonic Sciences
M6: Coupled Resonances
Session Chairs
Kenneth Crozier
Wednesday AM, December 01, 2010
Room 200 (Hynes)

9:30 AM - **M6.1
Plasmon Nanocavities: Controlled Gaps as Optical Antennas.

Hideki Miyazaki 1 , Yoichi Kurokawa 1
1 , National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba Japan

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10:00 AM - M6.2
Vertically Oriented Plasmonic Nanogap Arrays.

Hyungsoon Im 1 , Kyle Bantz 2 , Nathan Lindquist 1 , Christy Haynes 2 , Sang-Hyun Oh 1
1 Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 2 Chemistry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

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10:15 AM - M6.3
Far-field Imaging and Selection of the Bonding and Antibonding Modes in Au Dipole Antennas.

Jer-Shing Huang 2 , Johannes Kern 2 , Peter Geisler 2 , Pia Weinmann 3 , Martin Kamp 3 , Alfred Forchel 3 , Paolo Biagioni 1 , Bert Hecht 2 , Jord Prangsma 2
2 Expererimentelle Physik 5, Physikalisches Institut, Wilhelm-Conrad-Roengten-Center for Complex Material Systems, Universitaet Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg Germany, 3 Technische Physik, Physikalisches Institut, Wilhelm-Conrad-Roengten-Center for Complex Material Systems, Universitaet Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg Germany, 1 Physics, Politecnico di Milano, Milano Italy

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10:30 AM - **M6.4
Fano Resonances in Plasmonic Nanostructures.

Peter Nordlander 1
1 Physics and Astronomy, Rice University, Houston, Texas, United States

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11:00 AM - M6: Coupled
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M7: Antenna Arrays
Session Chairs
Hatice Altug
Wednesday PM, December 01, 2010
Room 200 (Hynes)

11:30 AM - **M7.1
Surface-coupled Metal Nanoparticle Arrays – Science and Applications.

Pieter Kik 1 , Amitabh Ghoshal 1
1 CREOL, The College of Optics and Photonics, UCF-CREOL, Orlando, Florida, United States

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12:00 PM - M7.2
Planar Multi-band Optical Nanoantennas with Nanoscale Spatial Resolution.

Svetlana Boriskina 1 , Jacob Trevino 1 , Bo Yan 1 , Linglu Yang 1 , Bjoern Reinhard 1 , Luca Dal Negro 1
1 , Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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12:15 PM - M7.3
Multi-wavelength Mid-infrared Antennas.

Romain Blanchard 1 , Jean-Philippe Tetienne 1 , Svetlana Boriskina 2 , Mikhail Kats 1 , Luca Dal Negro 2 , Federico Capasso 1
1 School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Electrical and Computer Engineering & Photonics Center, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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12:30 PM - M7.4
Temporal Coupled-mode Theory for Resonant Apertures.

Lieven Verslegers 1 , Zongfu Yu 1 , Peter B. Catrysse 1 , Shanhui Fan 1
1 Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States

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12:45 PM - M7.5
Array of Plasmonic Antennas: The Concept and Novel Applications.

Akram Ahmadi 1 , Hossein Mosallaei 1
1 Electrical and Computer Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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M8: Sensing, Spectroscopy, and Optical Forces
Session Chairs
Koray Aydin
Wednesday PM, December 01, 2010
Room 200 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - **M8.1
Plasmonics Nanoantennas for Ultrasensitive Biomolecular Identification.

Hatice Altug 1 2 , Ronen Adato 1 , Ahmet Yanik 1 , Serap Aksu 2 , Alp Artar 1 , Min Huang 1
1 Electrical and Computer Engineering, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Material Science and Engineering, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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3:00 PM - M8.2
Tight Integration of Plasmonic Resonant Nanoantennas with On-chip Silicon Nitride Photonic Waveguides and Microresonators for Sensing and Spectroscopy.

Maysamreza Chamanzar 1 , Ehsan Shah Hosseini 1 , Siva Yegnanarayanan 1 , Ali Adibi 1
1 , Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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3:15 PM - M8.3
Comparison of the Linear and Nonlinear Optical Hot Spots of Rough Silver Films Used for Surface-enhanced Raman Scattering.

Nicholas Borys 1 , John Lupton 1
1 Physics and Astronomy, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States

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3:30 PM - M8.4
Modification of Raman Spectra on Nanoengineered Plasmonic Substrates.

Semion Saikin 1 , Yizhuo Chu 2 , Dmitrij Rappoport 1 , Kenneth Crozier 2 , Alan Aspuru-Guzik 1
1 Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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3:45 PM - M8.5
Optimization of Optical Antenna Trapping.

Kai Wang 1 , Kenneth Crozier 1
1 School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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4:00 PM - M8: Sensing
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M9: Metamaterials
Session Chairs
Nader Engheta
Wednesday PM, December 01, 2010
Room 200 (Hynes)

4:30 PM - **M9.1
Recent Progresses in Optical Metamaterials.

Xiang Zhang 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States

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5:00 PM - M9.2
Metamaterials Design Using Numerical Optimization Methods.

Kenneth Diest 1 , Luke Sweatlock 1 , Daniel Marthaler 1
1 Aerospace Research Labs, Northrop Grumman, Redondo Beach, California, United States

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5:15 PM - M9.3
Compliant Optical Metamaterials with Large Frequency Tunability.

Koray Aydin 1 , Imogen Pryce 1 , Yousif Kelaita 1 , Ryan Briggs 1 , Harry Atwater 1
1 , California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States

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5:30 PM - M9.4
Design, Fabrication and Characterization of Wide-angle Polarization-insensitive Optical Metamaterial Absorbers.

Zhi Hao Jiang 1 , Seokho Yun 1 , Fatima Toor 2 , Douglas Werner 1 , Theresa Mayer 1
1 Electrical Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States, 2 , National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, Colorado, United States

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5:45 PM - M9.5
Rotated Fishnet Metamaterial Design for Compact and High Speed Optical Modulator.

Hyungjin Ma 1 , Jun Xu 2 , Nicholas Fang 2
1 Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States, 2 Mechanical Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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M10: Poster Session II
Session Chairs
Thursday AM, December 02, 2010
Exhibition Hall D (Hynes)

9:00 PM - M10.1
Engineering Infrared Nanoantenna Arrays with Nanostencil Lithography for Spectroscopic Sensing.

Serap Aksu 1 2 , Ahmet A. Yanik 2 3 , Ronen Adato 2 3 , Alp Artar 2 3 , Min Huang 2 3 , Hatice Altug 1 2 3
1 Materials Science and Eng., Boston University, Allston, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Photonics Center, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Electrical and Computer Eng., Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - M10.10
Fabrication of Bowtie Slot Nanoantennas and Nanodisc Dimer Structures using ``Salting Out-quenching" Technique and Colloidal Lithography.

Bala Krishna Juluri 1 , Neetu Chaturvedi 2 , Qingzhen Hao 1 4 , Lasse Jensen 3 , Darrell Velegol 2 , Tony Jun Huang 1
1 Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics, Pennsylvania State University, University park, Pennsylvania, United States, 2 Department of Chemical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States, 4 Department of Physics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States, 3 Department of Chemistry, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States

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9:00 PM - M10.11
The Design and Fabricated GaxIn1-xAs Bowtie Photomixer for Terahertz Continuous-wave Power Enhancement.

Dongsuk Jun 1
1 , ETRI, Deajeon Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - M10.12
SERS Measurement on Shape-controlled Au Nanodot Array Prepared by Using Anodic Porous Alumina Mask.

Toshiaki Kondo 2 , Kazuyuki Nishio 1 2 , Hideki Masuda 1 2
2 , Kanagawa Academy of Science and Technology, Sagamihara Japan, 1 , Tokyo Metropolitan University, Hachioji Japan

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9:00 PM - M10.13
Probe and Instrument Development for Tip Enhanced Raman Scattering and Shadow Near-field Scanning Optical Microscopy.

Hesham Taha 2 , Rimma Dichter 2 , Aaron Lewis 1
2 , Nanonics Imaging Ltd., Jerusalem Israel, 1 Department of Applied Physics Selim and Rachel Benin School of Engineering and Computer Science., The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem Israel

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9:00 PM - M10.14
Dimers of Silver Nanospheres: Facile Synthesis and Application in Surface-enhanced Raman Scattering.

Weiyang Li 1 , Younan Xia 1
1 Biomedical Engineering, Washington University, Saint Louis, Missouri, United States

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9:00 PM - M10.15
Beam Steering Devices with Nanohole Antennas.

Takayuki Matsui 1 , Atsushi Miura 1 , Tsuyoshi Nomura 1 , Hisayoshi Fujikawa 1 , Kazuo Sato 1 , Naoki Ikeda 2 , Daiju Tsuya 2 , Yoshimasa Sugimoto 2 , Hideki Miyazaki 2 , Kiyoshi Asakawa 2 , Masanori Ozaki 3 , Masanori Hangyo 3
1 , Toyota Central R&D Labs., Inc., Aichi Japan, 2 , National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba Japan, 3 , Osaka University, Osaka Japan

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9:00 PM - M10.17
A Negative Index Metamaterial for UV / Visible Light: Theory and Experiment.

James Parsons 1 , Ewold Verhagen 1 , Rene de Waele 1 , Laurens Kuipers 1 , Albert Polman 1
1 , FOM Institute AMOLF, Amsterdam Netherlands

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9:00 PM - M10.18
Towards Optimized Geometries of Plasmon Resonant Nanostructures.

Prathamesh Pavaskar 1 , Jesse Theiss 1 , Stephen Cronin 1
1 Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States

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9:00 PM - M10.19
Polynorbornene as a Low Loss Matrix Material for IR Metamaterial Applications.

Roger Rasberry 1 , Yun-Ju Lee 2 , James Ginn 3 , Paul Hines 4 , Christian Arrington 5 , Michael Sinclair 2 , Paul Clem 6 , Andrea Sanchez 1 , Shawn Dirk 1
1 Organic Materials, Sandia National Laboratories, NM, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 2 Electronic Materials and Nanostructures, Sandia National Laboratories, NM, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 3 Applied Photonic Microsystems, Sandia National Laboratories, NM, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 4 Integrated Microdevice Systems, Sandia National Laboratories, NM, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 5 Photonic Microsystems Technologies, Sandia National Laboratories, NM, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 6 Direct Write Technology Group, Sandia National Laboratories, NM, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

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9:00 PM - M10.2
Broadband Polarization-independent Light Absorption over the Whole Visible Spectrum via Ultra-thin Plasmonic Absorbers.

Koray Aydin 1 , Vivian Ferry 1 , Ryan Briggs 1 , Harry Atwater 1
1 , California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States

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9:00 PM - M10.22
Surface-enhanced Infrared Absorption and Raman Scattering of Adsorbate Molecules on Self-assembled Au Nanorods.

Li-Lin Tay 1 , John Hulse 1 , Nelson Rowell 1
1 , National Research Council, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

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