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EECS 495: Introduction to Nanophotonics and Plasmonics Science and Technology

Quarter Offered

None ;

Prerequisites

Knowledge of undergraduate electromagnetics or consent of instructor. For any questions regarding the course, please contact Prof. Ho sth@northwestern.edu

Description

COURSE DESCRIPTION: Introduction to nanoscale waveguide; microring resonator; microdisk resonator; photonic crystal cavity; plasmon resonance; plasmonic waveguide based devices; losses in plasmonic waveguiding; light in the near field; negative refractive index, perfect lens, near-field scanning optical microscope (NSOM); introduction to microcavity lasers and near zero threshold lasers.

INSTRUCTOR: Prof. Seng-Tiong Ho

PREREQUISITES: Knowledge of undergraduate electromagnetics or consent of instructor. For any questions regarding the course, please contact Prof. Ho sth@northwestern.edu