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Commentary: Natural nanophotonics

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James G. Grote

Materials and Manufacturing Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory, AFRL/RXPS, 3005 Hobson Way, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio 45433-7707

J. Nanophoton. 2(1), 020301 (June 13, 2008). doi:10.1117/1.2949248
History: Received May 30, 2008; Accepted May 30, 2008; June 13, 2008; Online June 13, 2008
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References

L. Wang, J. Yoshida, N. Ogata, S. Sasaki, and T. Kajiyama, "Self-assembled supramolecular films derived from marine deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA)-cationic surfactant complexes: large-scale preparation and optical and thermal properties," Chem. Mater. 13(4), 1273-1281(2001)
E. Heckman, P. Yaney, J. Hagen, J. Grote, and F. Hopkins, "Processing techniques for DNA: a new biopolymer for photonics applications," Appl. Phys. Lett. 87, 211115 (2005)
J. Grote, J. Hagen, J. Zetts, R. Nelson, D. Diggs, M. Stone, P. Yaney, E. Heckman, C. Zhang, W. Steier, A. Jen, L. Dalton, N. Ogata, M. Curley, S. Clarson, and F. Hopkins, "Investigation of polymers and marine derived DNA in optoelectronics," J. Phys. Chem. B 108(25), 8589-8591 (2004)
C. Bartsch, G. Subramanyam, H. Axtell, J. Grote, F. Hopkins, L. Brott, and R. Naik, "A new capacitive test structure for microwave characterization of biopolymers," Microw. Opt. Technol. Lett. 49(6), 1261-1265 (2007)
J. Grote, J. Zetts, R. Nelson, F. Hopkins, L. Dalton, C. Zhang, and W. Steier, "Effect of conductivity and dielectric constant on the modulation voltage for nonlinear optic polymer based opto-electronic devices," Opt. Eng. 40(11), 2464-2473 (2001)
E. Heckman, P. Yaney, J. Grote, and F. Hopkins, "Poling and optical studies of DNA NLO waveguides," Proc. SPIE 5934, 593408 (2005)
J. Hagen, W. Li, A. Steckl, J. Grote, and K. Hopkins, "Enhanced emission efficiency in organic light emitting diodes using deoxyribonucleic acid complex as electron blocking layer," Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 171109 (2006)
J. Hagen, W-X Li, H. Spaeth, J. Grote, and A. Steckl, "Molecular beam deposition of DNA nanometer films," Nano Lett. 7(1), 133-137(2007)
Q. Sun, L. Dai, J. Grote, and R. Naik, "Multi-structured and multilayer white polymer light-emitting diodes using a deoxyribonucleic acid complex as hole-transporting layer/electron-blocking layer," Appl. Phys. Lett., accepted for publication (2008).
C. Bartsch, G. Subramanyam, J. Grote, K. Singh, R. Naik, B. Singh, and N. Sariciftci, "Bio-organic field effect transistors," Proc. SPIE 6646, 66460K (2007)
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James G. Grote
"Commentary: Natural nanophotonics", J. Nanophoton. 2(1), 020301 (June 13, 2008). ; http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/1.2949248


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L. Wang, J. Yoshida, N. Ogata, S. Sasaki, and T. Kajiyama, "Self-assembled supramolecular films derived from marine deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA)-cationic surfactant complexes: large-scale preparation and optical and thermal properties," Chem. Mater. 13(4), 1273-1281(2001)
E. Heckman, P. Yaney, J. Hagen, J. Grote, and F. Hopkins, "Processing techniques for DNA: a new biopolymer for photonics applications," Appl. Phys. Lett. 87, 211115 (2005)
J. Grote, J. Hagen, J. Zetts, R. Nelson, D. Diggs, M. Stone, P. Yaney, E. Heckman, C. Zhang, W. Steier, A. Jen, L. Dalton, N. Ogata, M. Curley, S. Clarson, and F. Hopkins, "Investigation of polymers and marine derived DNA in optoelectronics," J. Phys. Chem. B 108(25), 8589-8591 (2004)
C. Bartsch, G. Subramanyam, H. Axtell, J. Grote, F. Hopkins, L. Brott, and R. Naik, "A new capacitive test structure for microwave characterization of biopolymers," Microw. Opt. Technol. Lett. 49(6), 1261-1265 (2007)
J. Grote, J. Zetts, R. Nelson, F. Hopkins, L. Dalton, C. Zhang, and W. Steier, "Effect of conductivity and dielectric constant on the modulation voltage for nonlinear optic polymer based opto-electronic devices," Opt. Eng. 40(11), 2464-2473 (2001)
E. Heckman, P. Yaney, J. Grote, and F. Hopkins, "Poling and optical studies of DNA NLO waveguides," Proc. SPIE 5934, 593408 (2005)
J. Hagen, W. Li, A. Steckl, J. Grote, and K. Hopkins, "Enhanced emission efficiency in organic light emitting diodes using deoxyribonucleic acid complex as electron blocking layer," Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 171109 (2006)
J. Hagen, W-X Li, H. Spaeth, J. Grote, and A. Steckl, "Molecular beam deposition of DNA nanometer films," Nano Lett. 7(1), 133-137(2007)
Q. Sun, L. Dai, J. Grote, and R. Naik, "Multi-structured and multilayer white polymer light-emitting diodes using a deoxyribonucleic acid complex as hole-transporting layer/electron-blocking layer," Appl. Phys. Lett., accepted for publication (2008).
C. Bartsch, G. Subramanyam, J. Grote, K. Singh, R. Naik, B. Singh, and N. Sariciftci, "Bio-organic field effect transistors," Proc. SPIE 6646, 66460K (2007)

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