Nano 'Light Well': A free-electron light source on-a-chip

K. F. MacDonald, G. Adamo, N. I. Zheludev, F. J. García De Abajo, Y. H. Fu, C. M. Wang, D. P. Tsai

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A beam of free electrons passing through a nano-hole in a periodically layered structure creates a nanoscale source of visible light-a nano 'light well'.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPlasmonics and Metamaterials, META_PLAS 2008
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557528612
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2008
Externally publishedYes
EventPlasmonics and Metamaterials, META_PLAS 2008 - Rochester, NY, United States
Duration: 19 Oct 200823 Oct 2008

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferencePlasmonics and Metamaterials, META_PLAS 2008
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityRochester, NY

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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