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Steering surface plasmon wakes

Nature Nanotechnology volume 10, pages 736737 (2015) | Download Citation


The propagation direction of surface plasmon wakes can be controlled by exciting a series of dipoles with different phases along a one-dimensional metamaterial.

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  1. Hongsheng Chen is at the State Key Laboratory of Modern Optical Instrumentation, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027, China

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  2. Zhaoyun Duan is at the School of Physical Electronics, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu 610054, China

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  3. Min Chen is in the Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA

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