Liquid crystal-modulated spontaneous emission via plasmonic waveguide cladded with low index metamaterials

Hao He, Ying Gu, Juanjuan Ren, Hongyi Chen, Iam Choon Khoo, Qihong Gong

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Using the liquid crystal-metal-low index metamaterial waveguide which supports surface plasmon polaritons, we theoretically demonstrate an active modulation of spontaneous emission. It can be modulated from 131γ0 to 327γ0 by varying optical axis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2016
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781943580194
StatePublished - 2016
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2016 - Rochester, United States
Duration: Oct 17 2016Oct 21 2016

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2016
Country/TerritoryUnited States

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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