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Commentary: Extraordinary optical transmission for surface-plasmon-resonance-based sensing

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Reuven Gordon

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Victoria, P.O. Box 3055 STN CSC, Victoria, BC V8W 3P6 Canada

J. Nanophoton. 2(1), 020305 (October 15, 2008). doi:10.1117/1.3013629
History: Received October 14, 2008; Accepted October 14, 2008; October 15, 2008; Online October 15, 2008
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References

T. W. Ebbesen, H. J. Lezec, H. F. Ghaemi, T. Thio, and P. A. Wolff, "Extraordinary optical transmission through sub-wavelength hole arrays," Nature 391, 667-669 (1998)
R. Gordon, "Bethe's aperture theory for arrays," Phys. Rev. A 76, 053806 (2007)
A. Krishnan, T. Thio, T. J. Kim, H. J. Lezec, T. W. Ebbesen, P. A. Wolff, J. Pendry, L. Martin-Moreno and F. J. Garcia-Vidal, "Evanescently coupled resonance in surface plasmon enhanced transmission," Opt. Commun. 200, 1-7 (2001)
A. G. Brolo, R. Gordon, B. Leathem, and K. L. Kavanagh, "Surface plasmon sensor based on the enhanced light transmission through arrays of nanoholes in gold films," Langmuir 20, 4813-4815 (2004)
K. A. Tetz, L. Pang, and Y. Fainman, "High-resolution surface plasmon resonance sensor based on linewidth-optimized nanohole array transmittance," Opt. Lett. 31, 1528-1530 (2006)
F. Eftekhari, R. Gordon, J. Ferreira, A. G. Brolo, and D. Sinton, "Polarization-dependent sensing of a self-assembled monolayer using biaxial nanohole arrays," Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 253103 (2008)
R. Gordon, D. Sinton, K. L. Kavanagh, and A. G. Brolo, "A new generation of sensors based on extraordinary optical transmission," Acc. Chem. Res. 41, 1049-1057 (2008)
V. Malyarchuk, F. Hua, N. Mack, V. Velasquez, J. White, R. Nuzzo, and J. Rogers, "High performance plasmonic crystal sensor formed by soft nanoimprint lithography," Opt. Exp. 13, 5669-5675 (2005)
E.-S. Kwak, J. Henzie, S.-H. Chang, S. K. Gray, G. C. Schatz, and T. W. Odom, "Surface plasmon standing waves in large-area subwavelength hole arrays," Nano Lett. 5, 1963-1967 (2005)
A. Lesuffleur, L. K. S. Kumar, and R. Gordon, "Enhanced second harmonic generation from nanoscale double-hole arrays in a gold film," Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 261104 (2006)
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Reuven Gordon
"Commentary: Extraordinary optical transmission for surface-plasmon-resonance-based sensing", J. Nanophoton. 2(1), 020305 (October 15, 2008). ; http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/1.3013629


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T. W. Ebbesen, H. J. Lezec, H. F. Ghaemi, T. Thio, and P. A. Wolff, "Extraordinary optical transmission through sub-wavelength hole arrays," Nature 391, 667-669 (1998)
R. Gordon, "Bethe's aperture theory for arrays," Phys. Rev. A 76, 053806 (2007)
A. Krishnan, T. Thio, T. J. Kim, H. J. Lezec, T. W. Ebbesen, P. A. Wolff, J. Pendry, L. Martin-Moreno and F. J. Garcia-Vidal, "Evanescently coupled resonance in surface plasmon enhanced transmission," Opt. Commun. 200, 1-7 (2001)
A. G. Brolo, R. Gordon, B. Leathem, and K. L. Kavanagh, "Surface plasmon sensor based on the enhanced light transmission through arrays of nanoholes in gold films," Langmuir 20, 4813-4815 (2004)
K. A. Tetz, L. Pang, and Y. Fainman, "High-resolution surface plasmon resonance sensor based on linewidth-optimized nanohole array transmittance," Opt. Lett. 31, 1528-1530 (2006)
F. Eftekhari, R. Gordon, J. Ferreira, A. G. Brolo, and D. Sinton, "Polarization-dependent sensing of a self-assembled monolayer using biaxial nanohole arrays," Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 253103 (2008)
R. Gordon, D. Sinton, K. L. Kavanagh, and A. G. Brolo, "A new generation of sensors based on extraordinary optical transmission," Acc. Chem. Res. 41, 1049-1057 (2008)
V. Malyarchuk, F. Hua, N. Mack, V. Velasquez, J. White, R. Nuzzo, and J. Rogers, "High performance plasmonic crystal sensor formed by soft nanoimprint lithography," Opt. Exp. 13, 5669-5675 (2005)
E.-S. Kwak, J. Henzie, S.-H. Chang, S. K. Gray, G. C. Schatz, and T. W. Odom, "Surface plasmon standing waves in large-area subwavelength hole arrays," Nano Lett. 5, 1963-1967 (2005)
A. Lesuffleur, L. K. S. Kumar, and R. Gordon, "Enhanced second harmonic generation from nanoscale double-hole arrays in a gold film," Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 261104 (2006)

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