Response of molecular junctions to surface plasmon polaritons

Gilad Noy, Ayelet Ophir, Yoram Selzer

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Abstract

Figure Presented Tunneling to freedom: Plasmons induced by laser irradiation influence the conductivity of a "suspended-wire" molecular junction (see picture). The current enhancement appears to be wavelength- and laser-power-dependent, and is in semiquantitative agreement with theoretical models based on a photon-assisted tunneling mechanism.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5734-5736
Number of pages3
JournalAngewandte Chemie - International Edition
Volume49
Issue number33
DOIs
StatePublished - 2 Aug 2010

Keywords

  • Molecular junctions
  • Nanostructures
  • Plasmons
  • Tunneling

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