SPASER as Ultrafast Nanoscale Phenomenon and Device

Mark I. Stockman, David J. Bergman

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Abstract

We theoretically introduce surface plasmon amplification by stimulated emission of radiation (SPASER) as an ultrafast phenomenon and device. Spaser is predicted to generate femtosecond, nanoscale-localized pulses of nearly atomic-strength local fields. Various applications are discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInternational Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, UP 2004
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)3540241108
StatePublished - 2004
EventInternational Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, UP 2004 - Niigata, Japan
Duration: 25 Jul 200430 Jul 2004

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Conference

ConferenceInternational Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, UP 2004
Country/TerritoryJapan
CityNiigata
Period25/07/0430/07/04

Funding

FundersFunder number
U.S. Department of Energy
Office of Science
Basic Energy Sciences
United States-Israel Binational Science Foundation
Israel Science Foundation

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