Resonant Properties of Modified Triangular Plasmonic Nanoparticles with Higher Field Concentration

Karlo Q. da Costa, Victor A. Dmitriev

Abstract


In this paper, we present an analysis of the resonant response of modified triangular metallic nanoparticles with polynomial sides. The particles are illuminated by an incident plane wave and the method of moments is used to solve numerically the electromagnetic scattering problem. We investigate spectral response and near field distribution in function of the length and polynomial order of the nanoparticles. Our results show that in the analyzed wavelength range (0.5-1.8) μm these particles possess smaller number of resonances and their resonant wavelengths, near field enhancement and field confinement are higher than those of the conventional triangular particle with linear sides. 

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S2179-10742013000200007

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