Non-linear control of surface plasmon polaritons with photorefractive liquid crystal cells

Stephen B. Abbott, David C. Smith, Giampaolo D'Alessandro, Keith R. Daly, Malgosia Kaczmarek

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Abstract

Photorefractive liquid crystal cells with a spatially varying refractive index are used to couple energy between surface plasmon modes. Presented are details on maximising this energy transfer and the behaviour of our liquid crystal cells.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNonlinear Optics
Subtitle of host publicationMaterials, Fundamentals and Applications, NLO 2011
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557529152
DOIs
StatePublished - 2011
Externally publishedYes
EventNonlinear Optics: Materials, Fundamentals and Applications, NLO 2011 - Kauai, HI, United States
Duration: Jul 17 2011Jul 22 2011

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Conference

ConferenceNonlinear Optics: Materials, Fundamentals and Applications, NLO 2011
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityKauai, HI
Period07/17/1107/22/11

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