We show how plasmonic metamaterials can enhance optical forces between two optical waveguides by several orders of magnitude. The result is based on the observation that plasmonic thin films reduce the optical distance between objects.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics 2014
Subtitle of host publicationTucson, Arizona 19-23 October 2014
PublisherOptical Society of America
PagesFTh1D-4
Publication statusPublished - 24 Oct 2014
EventFrontiers in Optics 2014 -
Duration: 19 Oct 201423 Oct 2014

Conference

ConferenceFrontiers in Optics 2014
Period19/10/1423/10/14

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