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Journal of Environmental Nanotechnology

(A Quarterly Peer-reviewed and Refereed International Journal)
ISSN(Print):2279-07 48; ISSN(Online):2319-5541
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Properties of Surface Plasmon Polaritons Excited by Higher-Order Radially Polarized Laser Beams

Abstract

Properties of surface Plasmon polaritons (SPPs) excited by generalized radially polarized higher-order transverse mode beam in high-numerical-aperture microscopic system is investigated theoretically based on vector diffraction theory. A variety of total field distributions such as virtual probe, flat-topped pattern, and doughnut can dynamically be obtained through properly selecting suitable transverse mode and pupil to beam ratio of different mode beams.

Article Type: Research Article

Corresponding Author: K.B.Rajesh 3  

Email: rajeskb@gmail.com

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R. Murugesan 1,   N.Pasupathy 2,  K.B.Rajesh 3*,  M.Udhayakumar 4,   K.Prabakaran 5.  

1, 2. Department of Electronics, Erode Arts and Science College, Erode, Tamilnadu, India.

3, 4. Department of Physics, Chikkana Government Arts College, Tiruppur, Tamilnadu, India.

5. Department of Physics, Mahendra Arts and Science College (Autonomous), Namakkal, Tamilnadu, India

J. Environ. Nanotechnol., Volume 5, No. 4 pp. 47-54
ISSN: 2279-0748 eISSN: 2319-5541
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