Manipulating nanoscale interactions in a polymer nanocomposite for chiral control of linear and nonlinear optical functions

Heong Sub Oh, Guang S. He, Wing Cheung Law, Alexander Baev, Hongsub Jee, Xin Liu, Augustine Urbas, Chang Won Lee, Byoung Lyong Choi, Mark T. Swihart, Paras N. Prasad

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Abstract

The design, synthesis, and supramolecular organization of a nanocomposite in which nanoscale excitonic interactions between quantum dots and the chiral polymer dramatically enhance the optical activity is reported. This material is highly suitable for application in the emerging field of chiral photonics. KGaA, Weinheim.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1607-1611
Number of pages5
JournalAdvanced Materials
Volume26
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 12 Mar 2014
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • chiral photonics
  • chiral polymer
  • metaphotonics
  • nonlinear polymer

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Materials Science(all)
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering

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