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2015 MRS Spring Meeting Logo2015 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

April 6-10, 2015 | San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Artur Braun, Hongyou Fan, Ken Haenen, Lia Stanciu, Jeremy A. Theil



Symposium V : Resonant Optics---Fundamentals and Applications

2015-04-07   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Joshua Caldwell, US Naval Research Laboratory
Stephane Larouche, Duke University
Gennady Shvets, University of Texas-Austin
V2: Metamaterials
Session Chairs
Joshua Caldwell
Regina Ragan
Tuesday PM, April 07, 2015
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2001

2:30 AM - *V2.01
Nonreciprocal Fano Resonances in Magneto-Optical Metasurfaces

Alexander Khanikaev 1

1Queens College of CUNY Queens United States

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3:00 AM - V2.02
Large-Area Soft-Imprinted Metasurface Anti-Reflection Coating

Jorik Van De Groep 1 Pierpaolo Spinelli 1 Albert Polman 1

1FOM Institute AMOLF Amsterdam Netherlands

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3:15 AM - V2.03
Metafilm Super Absorbers for Solar Energy Harvesting

Soo Jin Kim 1 Pengyu Fan 1 Juhyung Kang 1 Mark Luitzen Brongersma 1

1Stanford University Stanford United States

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3:30 AM - V2.04
Connecting the Linear and Nonlinear Properties of Metamaterials

Kevin O'Brien 1 Haim Suchowski 1 Junsuk Rho 1 Alessandro Salandrino 1 Boubacar Kante 1 Xiaobo Yin 1 Xiang Zhang 1

1University of California at Berkeley Berkeley United States

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3:45 AM - V2.05
Electrically Tunable and Handedness-Selective Nonlinear Generation from Optical Chiral Metamaterials

Lei Kang 1 2 Wenshan Cai 2 3 Douglas Werner 1

1The Pennsylvania State University University Park United States2Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta United States3Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta United States

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4:00 AM -
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4:30 AM - *V2.06
Resonances and Their Symmetries for New Optical Devices

Boubacar Kante 1

1University of California San Diego La Jolla United States

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5:00 AM - V2.07
Multi-Resonant Metamaterials in the Visible and near IR

Orest J. Glembocki 1 Alexander Giles 1 Joshua D Caldwell 1 Sharka M. Prokes 1 Nicholas Sharac 2

1U.S. Naval Research Laboratory Washington United States2University of California, Irvine Irvine United States

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5:15 AM - V2.08
Nonreciprocity and One-Way Topological Transitions in Hyperbolic Metamaterials

Alex Leviyev 1 Binyamin Stein 1 Harish Krishnamoorthy 1 3 Tal Galfsky 2 3 Igor L. Kuskovsky 1 3 Vinod Menon 2 3 1 Alexander Khanikaev 1 3

1Queens College of CUNY Flushing United States2City College of The City University of New York New York United States3The Graduate Center of The City University of New York New York United States

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5:30 AM - V2.09
High Contrast Nanoparticle Sensing Using a Hyperbolic Metamaterial

Henri Lezec 1 Ting Xu 1 2 Wenqi Zhu 1 2 Samuel Stavis 1 Craig Copeland 1 2 Amit Agrawal 1 2

1CNST, NIST Gaithersburg United States2University of Maryland College Park United States

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5:45 AM - V2.10
Metasurface Carpet Cloak

Xingjie Ni 1 Zi Jing Wong 1 Yuan Wang 1 Xiang Zhang 1 2

1University of California, Berkeley Berkeley United States2Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley United States

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V1: Nanophotonic Device Fab and Resonant Components
Session Chairs
Stephane Larouche
Joshua Caldwell
Tuesday AM, April 07, 2015
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2001

9:00 AM - *V1.01
Ultra-Flat and Ultra-Small: Unconventional Top-Down Fabrication Methods for Plasmonics and Metamaterials

Sang-Hyun Oh 1

1University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Minneapolis United States

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V3: Poster Session
Session Chairs
Joshua Caldwell
Stephane Larouche
Tuesday PM, April 07, 2015
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salon 7/8/9

9:00 AM - V3.01
Enantioselective Photodestruction of Chiral Molecules

Chi-Sing Ho 1 Yang Zhao 1 Aitzol Garcia-Etxarri 1 Jennifer A. Dionne 1

1Stanford University Stanford United States

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9:00 AM - V3.02
One-Way Hyperbolic Regimes in Magnonic Metamaterials

Binyamin Stein 1 2 Alex Leviyev 1 Alexander Lisyansky 1 2 Alexander Khanikaev 1 2

1Queens College of CUNY Flushing United States2The Graduate Center of the City University of New York New York United States

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9:00 AM - V3.04
Characterization of Single Nanoparticles by Sub-Wavelength AFM-Resonant Raman Device

Angelina D Orlando 1 Guy Louarn 1 Jean-Yves Mevellec 1 Bernard Humbert 1

1Institut des Mateacute;riaux Jean Rouxel, IMN Nantes France

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9:00 AM - V3.05
Spectroscopic Imaging of NIR to Visible Upconversion from NaYF4:Yb3+,Er3 Nanoparticles on Au Nano-Cavity Arrays

Jon Fisher 1 Bo Zhao 2 Cuikun Lin 2 Mary Berry 2 P. Stanley May 2 Steve Smith 1

1South Dakota School of Mines and Technology Rapid City United States2University of South Dakota Vermillion United States

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9:00 AM - V3.06
Perfect Absorbing Colloidal Metasurfaces Exploiting In- and Out-of-Plane Plasmonic Coupling

Matthew Rozin 1 Andrea R Tao 2

1University of California San Diego La Jolla United States2University of California, San Diego La Jolla United States

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V1: Nanophotonic Device Fab and Resonant Components
Session Chairs
Stephane Larouche
Joshua Caldwell
Tuesday AM, April 07, 2015
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2001

9:30 AM - V1.02
Direct-Write Graded Index Materials Realized in Protein Hydrogels

David A. Scrymgeour 1 Bryan Kaehr 2

1Sandia National Labs Albuquerque United States2Sandia National Labs Albuquerque United States

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9:45 AM - V1.03
Resonance Light Scattering of Cyanine Dye Aggregates in Thin Films

Jakob Heier 1 Jean-Nicolas Tisserant 1 Rolf Broennimann 2 Roland Hany 1 Frank Nueesch 1 3

1EMPA - Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology Duuml;bendorf Switzerland2EMPA - Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology Duuml;bendorf Switzerland3Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, EPFL Lausanne Switzerland

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10:00 AM - V1.04
Nanoparticle from Colloids as Meta-Molecule Building Blocks

Regina Ragan 1

1UC Irvine Irvine United States

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10:15 AM - *V1.05
Plasmonic Nanostructures by Design

Xiaoqin Elaine Li 1

1University of Texas at Austin Austin United States

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10:45 AM -
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11:15 AM - *V1.06
Plasmonic Concentrators and Interferometry: Physics and Applications

Domenico Pacifici 1

1School of Engineering, Brown University Providence United States

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11:45 AM - V1.07
Collective Optical Resonance in Periodic Arrays of Dielectric Nanopillar Resonators

Stanislav Tsoi 1 Alexander Giles 1 J. P. Long 1 Orest J. Glembocki 1 Joshua D Caldwell 1 J. C. Owrutsky 1

1US Naval Research Laboratory Washington United States

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12:00 PM - V1.08
Infrared Single Particle Spectroscopy of Doped Semiconductor Resonators

Tomer Lewi 1 Prasad P Iyer 1 Nikita A Butakov 1 Jon A Schuller 1

1Univ of California-S Barbara Santa Barbara United States

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12:15 PM - V1.09
Local Electromagnetic Field Mapping of a Single Silicon Nanowire Using Second Harmonic Generation

Peter Wiecha 2 3 Arnaud Arbouet 2 3 Priyanka Periwal 1 Thierry Baron 1 Vincent Paillard 2 3

1LTM/CNRS-CEA-University of Grenoble Alpes Grenoble France2CNRS-CEMES Toulouse France3University of Toulouse Toulouse France

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12:30 PM - V1.10
Gyroid Photonic Crystal with Weyl Points

Siying Peng 1 Hongjie Chen 1 Harry A. Atwater 1

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena United States

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2015-04-08   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Joshua Caldwell, US Naval Research Laboratory
Stephane Larouche, Duke University
Gennady Shvets, University of Texas-Austin
V5/Z7:Joint Session: Emerging Nanophotonic Materials II
Session Chairs
Joshua Caldwell
Nader Engheta
Wednesday PM, April 08, 2015
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2004

2:30 AM - *V5.01/Z7.01
Microdisk Coupled MoS2 Narrowband Light Sources

Ertugrul Cubukcu 1 Jason C Reed 1 Alexander Yutong Zhu 1 Hai Zhu 1

1University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia United States

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3:00 AM - *V5.02/Z7.02
2D Materials and Heterostructures: Towards an Age of Atomic-Scale Photonics

Linyou Cao 1

1North Carolina State Univ Cary United States

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3:30 AM - V5.03/Z7.03
Optically Abrupt Plasmonic Response of Si Nanowires via Spatial Control of Carrier Density

Dmitriy S Boyuk 1 Li-Wei Chou 1 Michael A. Filler 1

1Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta United States

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3:45 AM - V5.04/Z7.04
Plasmonic Properties of Phosphorus Doped and Boron Doped Silicon Nanocrystals

Katelyn S. Schramke 1 Nicolaas Johannes Kramer 1 Uwe Kortshagen 2

1University of Minnesota Minneapolis United States2University of Minnesota Minneapolis United States

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4:00 AM -
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4:30 AM - *V5.05/Z7.05
Long Wavelength Infrared Photonics with Plasmonic and Phononic Materials

Streyer William 1 Runyu Liu 1 Lan Yu 1 Stephanie Law 2 Yujun Zhong 1 Daniel M Wasserman 1

1University of Illinois Urbana United States2University of Delaware Newark United States

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5:00 AM - V5.06/Z7.06
High micro; Metal Oxides: Gateway Materials for Mid-IR Plasmonics

Edward Sachet 1 Christopher Shelton 1 Stefan Franzen 2 Jon-Paul Maria 1

1North Carolina State University Raleigh United States2North Carolina State University Raleigh United States

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5:15 AM - V5.07/Z7.07
Light Interacting with Nanostructure Indium Tin Oxide Nanorod Arrays

R.P.H. Bob Chang 1 Peijun Guo 2 Shi-Qiang Li 1 Richard D Schaller 3

1Northwestern University Evanston United States2Northwestern Univ Evanston United States3Argonne National Laboratory Lemont United States

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5:30 AM - *V5.08/Z7.08
Low-Loss Materials for Active mid-IR Plasmonics

Thomas Taubner 1

1RWTH Aachen University Aachen Germany

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V4/Z6: Joint Session: Emerging Nanophotonic Materials I
Session Chairs
Vivian Ferry
Wednesday AM, April 08, 2015
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2004

9:00 AM - *V4.01/Z6.01
EMNZ Cavities

Ahmed Mahmoud 1 Nader Engheta 1

1University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia United States

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9:30 AM - V4.02/Z6.02
High-Order Surface Phonon Polariton Resonances in Asymmetric, Low-Loss, Silicon Carbide Optical Resonators

Chase T Ellis 1 Joseph Tischler 1 Orest J. Glembocki 1 Dimitri Chigrin 2 Francisco J. Bezares 3 1 Richard Kasica 4 Loretta Shirey 1 Joshua D Caldwell 1

1U.S. Naval Research Laboratory Washington United States2RWTH Aachen University Aachen Germany3The Institute for Photonic Sciences Barcelona Spain4National Institutes of Standards and Technology Gaithersburg United States

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9:45 AM - V4.03/Z6.03
Gold Antenna on Epsilon-near-Zero Substrates: Effect on Radiation Pattern and Resonance Frequency

Jongbum Kim 1 Aveek Dutta 1 Gururaj Naik 1 Alexander V. Kildishev 1 Alexandra Boltasseva 1 Alexander Giles 2 Francisco J. Bezares 2 Orest J. Glembocki 2 Joshua D Caldwell 2 Ahmed Mahmoud 3 Humeyra Caglayan 4 Nader Engheta 3

1Purdue Univ West Lafayette United States2U.S. Naval Research Laboratory Washington United States3University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia United States4Abdullah Gul University Kayseri Turkey

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10:00 AM - V4.04/Z6.04
An All-Optical Platform for Enantiomer Detection Based on Parity-Time Symmetric Metamaterials

Hadiseh Alaeian 1 Jennifer Dionne 2

1Stanford University Stanford United States2Stanford University Stanford United States

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10:15 AM - *V4.05/Z6.05
Localized and Propagating Modes in Isotropic and Hyperbolic Surface-Phonon-Polariton Materials

Igor Vurgaftman 1 Joshua D Caldwell 1 Joseph G Tischler 1 Thomas L Reinecke 1 Lucas Lindsay 2 Chase T Ellis 2 Alexander Giles 2 Vincenzo Giannini 3 Stefan A Maier 3

1Naval Research Laboratory Washington United States2NRL Washington United States3Imperial College London United Kingdom

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10:45 AM -
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11:15 AM - *V4.06/Z6.06
Nano-Photonic Phenomena in Atomically Thin van der Waals Crystals

Dmitri Basov 1

1University of California, San Diego Upton United States

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11:45 AM - V4.07/Z6.07
Experimental Verification of Super- and Hyperlensing with Two Dimensional Materials: Graphene and Bornon Nitride

Peining Li 1 Thomas Taubner 1

1RWTH Aachen University Aachen Germany

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12:00 PM - V4.08/Z6.08
Highly Confined Low-Loss Plasmons in Graphene-Boron Nitride Heterostructure

Achim Woessner 1 Mark B. Lundeberg 1 Yuanda Gao 2 Alessandro Principi 3 Pablo Alonso-Gonzalez 4 Matteo Carrega 5 6 Kenji Watanabe 7 Takashi Taniguchi 7 Giovanni Vignale 3 Marco Polini 5 8 James Hone 2 Rainer Hillenbrand 4 9 Frank Koppens 1

1ICFO - The Institue of Photonic Sciences Castelldefels Spain2Columbia University New York United States3University of Missouri Columbia United States4CIC nanoGUNE Consolider San Sebastian Spain5NEST, Istituto Nanoscienze - CNR and Scuola Normale Superiore Pisa Italy6SPIN-CNR Genova Italy7National Institute for Materials Science Tsukuba Japan8Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia Genova Italy9Ikerbasque Bilbao Spain

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12:15 PM - V4.09/Z6.09
Dirac-like plasmons in Ag Nanopillar Honeycomb Lattices

Siying Peng 1 Benjamin Brenny 2 Sondra L Hellstrom 1 Toon Coenen 2 Albert Polman 2 Harry A. Atwater 1

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena United States2FOM Institute AMOLF Amsterdam Netherlands

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12:30 PM - *V4.10/Z6.10
New Materials for Nanophotonics: Surface Phonon Polaritons, Hyperbolic Metamaterials, and Dielectric Nanoantennas

Stefan A. Maier 1

1Imperial College London London United Kingdom

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2015-04-09   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Joshua Caldwell, US Naval Research Laboratory
Stephane Larouche, Duke University
Gennady Shvets, University of Texas-Austin
V7: Nanophotonic Devices and Enhanced Optical Processes
Session Chairs
Jeremy Munday
Regina Ragan
Thursday PM, April 09, 2015
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2001

2:30 AM - *V7.01
Disordered Plasmonic Electrodes for Organic Optoelectronics

Deirdre O'Carroll 1 2 Zeqing Shen 2 Christopher Petoukhoff 1

1Rutgers University Piscataway United States2Rutgers University Piscataway United States

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3:00 AM - V7.02
Optical Characterization of Erbium-Doped YAG Crystals with Simultaneous, Pump and Luminescent Enhancement Using Dual-Band Resonant, Au Nano-Optical Structures

Scott Kelber 1 Philip Hon 1 Vladan Jankovic 1 Luke A. Sweatlock 1

1Northrop Grumman Corporation Redondo Beach United States

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3:15 AM - V7.03
Parity-Time Symmetry Breaking Laser

Zi Jing Wong 1 Liang Feng 1 Renmin Ma 1 Yuan Wang 1 2 Xiang Zhang 1 2

1University of California, Berkeley Berkeley United States2Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley United States

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3:30 AM - V7.04
Parity-Time Symmetric Plasmonic Coaxial Waveguides

Brian Baum 1 Hadiseh Alaeian 1 Jennifer A. Dionne 1

1Stanford University Stanford United States

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3:45 AM -
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4:15 AM - *V7.05
Large Spontaneous Emission Rate Enhancement in Directional and Efficient Plasmonic Nanoantennas

Maiken H. Mikkelsen 1

1Duke University Durham United States

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4:45 AM - V7.06
Hybrid Quasi-3D Plasmonic Scheme for Nearfield Optical Focusing and Imaging

Zhidong Du 1 Chen Chen 1 Liang Pan 1

1Purdue University West Lafayette United States

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5:00 AM - V7.07
Minimization of the Spasing Threshold and Saturation in Realistic Spasers

Calin Hrelescu 1 Nikita Arnold 1 Klaus Piglmayer 1 Alexander V. Kildishev 2 Thomas A. Klar 1

1Inst. of Applied Physics, Johannes Kepler University Linz Linz Austria2Purdue University West Lafayette United States

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5:15 AM - V7.08
Novel Plasmonic Nanometal - Rare-Earth Ions Co-Doped Antimony Glasses for Nanophotonic Applications

Tirtha Som 1 Basudeb Karmakar 2

1Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin for Materials and Energy Berlin Germany2Central Glass and Ceramic Research Institute Kolkata India

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V6: Resonant Optics for Energy and Sensing
Session Chairs
Stephane Larouche
Joshua Caldwell
Thursday AM, April 09, 2015
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2001

9:00 AM - *V6.01
Energy Conversion Using Resonant and Non-Resonant Optical Structures

Jeremy N. Munday 1 2

1University of Maryland College Park United States2University of Maryland College Park United States

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9:30 AM - V6.02
Near-Field Investigation of Resonant Coupling to Waveguide Modes in Periodically Textured Solar Cells

Stephan Lehnen 1 Ulrich Wilhelm Paetzold 1 Karsten Bittkau 1 Uwe Rau 1 Reinhard Carius 1

1Forschungszentrum Juuml;lich GmbH Juuml;lich Germany

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9:45 AM - V6.03
Spectrum-Splitting High-Contrast Dielectric Gratings for Ultrahigh Efficiency Photovoltaics

Sunita Darbe 1 Harry A. Atwater 1

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena United States

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10:00 AM - V6.04
Optical Metamaterials as Antireflection Layers for Solar Cells

Emanuele Francesco Pecora 1 Mark Luitzen Brongersma 1

1Stanford University Stanford United States

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10:15 AM - *V6.05
Thin Silicon Solar Cells with Advanced Photon Management

Yi Cui 1 2

1Stanford University Stanford United States2SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory Menlo Park United States

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10:45 AM -
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11:15 AM - *V6.06
Beyond the Diffraction Limit: Subwavelength Photonics and NanoFluidics

Ahmet Ali Yanik 1

1University of California, Santa Cruz Santa Cruz United States

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11:45 AM - V6.07
Self-Assembled Fiber Optoelectronic Devices through Selective In-Fiber Fluid Instabilities

Michael Rein 1 Alexander Gumennik 1 Etgar Levy 1 Chong Hou 1 Yoel Fink 1

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge United States

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12:00 PM - V6.08
Nanogap-Enhanced Infrared Absorption with Wafer-Scale Buried Plasmonic Nanocavities

Xiaoshu Chen 1 Cristian Ciracigrave; 2 3 David R. Smith 3 Sang-Hyun Oh 1

1University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Minneapolis United States2IIT Lecce Italy3Duke University Durham United States

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12:15 PM - V6.09
Nanoscale Plasmonic Interferometry for High-Performance Biochemical Sensing

Jing Feng 1 Dongfang Li 1 Pei Liu 1 Hyewon Kim 1 Tayhas R. Palmore 1 Domenico Pacifici 2

1Brown University Providence United States2School of Engineering, Brown University Providence United States

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12:30 PM - V6.10
Enhancing Localized Electromagnetic Fields by Plasmonic Concentrators

Dongfang Li 1 Pei Liu 1 Jing Feng 1 Patrick Flanigan 1 Domenico Pacifici 1

1School of Engineering, Brown University Providence United States

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12:45 PM - V6.11
Plasmonic Nanopores for Single Molecule Sensing

Francesca Nicoli 2 Daniel Verschueren 2 Misha Klein 2 Cees Dekker 2 Magnus P Jonsson 1 2

1Linkoping University Norrkoping Sweden2Delft University of Technology Delft Netherlands

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2015-04-10   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Joshua Caldwell, US Naval Research Laboratory
Stephane Larouche, Duke University
Gennady Shvets, University of Texas-Austin
V8: Light-Matter Interactions at the Nanoscale
Session Chairs
Stephane Larouche
Regina Ragan
Friday AM, April 10, 2015
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2001

9:00 AM - *V8.01
Nonlocal Plasmonic Response in Noble Metal and Graphene Nanostructures

N. Asger Mortensen 1

1Technical University of Denmark Kongens Lyngby Denmark

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9:30 AM - V8.02
Fundamental Bound on Decay Rates of Optical Resonance and its Connection to Resonant Antireflection

Ken Xingze Wang 1 Zongfu Yu 2 Sunil Sandhu 1 Shanhui Fan 1

1Stanford University Stanford United States2University of Winsconsin Madison United States

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9:45 AM - V8.03
Tailoring Light Sources to Quantify and Manipulate Multipolar Light-Matter Interactions

Tanya Das 1 Jon A Schuller 1

1University of California, Santa Barbara Santa Barbara United States

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10:00 AM - V8.04
First-Principles Nonlocal Response in Atomically-Sharp Plasmonic Nanostructures

Prineha Narang 1 3 Luke Bouma 2 3 Ravishankar Sundararaman 1 3 William A. Goddard 1 3 Harry A. Atwater 1 3

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena United States2University of Southern California Los Angeles United States3California Institute of Technology Pasadena United States

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10:15 AM - *V8.05
Quantum Plasmonics and Non-Local Nanophotonics

Vincenzo Giannini 1

1Imperial College London London United Kingdom

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