Introduction to nanophotonics [E-Book] / Sergey V. Gaponenko.
Gaponenko, S. V., (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2010
1 online resource (xviii, 465 pages)
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Table of Contents:
  • Electrons and electromagnetic waves in nanostructures. Basic properties of electromagnetic waves and quantum particles
  • Wave optics versus wave mechanics I
  • electrons in periodic structures and quantum confinement effects
  • Semiconductor nanocrystals (quantum dots)
  • Nanoplasmonics I: metal nanoparticles
  • Light in periodic structures: photonic crystals
  • Light in non-periodic structures
  • Photonic circuitry
  • Tunneling of light
  • Nanoplasmonics II: metal-dielectric nanostructures
  • Wave optics versus wave mechanics II
  • Light-matter interaction in nanostructures. LIght-matter interaction: introductory quantum electrodynamics
  • Density of states effects on optical proecesses in mesoscopic structures
  • Light-matter states beyond perturbational approach
  • Plasmonic enhancement of secondary radiation.