The scattering of surface plasmon polaritons by nanoscale surface defects
- Author(s): Maradudin, A. A
- Leskova, T. A
- Garcia-Guerrero, E. E
- Mendez, E. R
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.1063/1.3499248
A rigorous computational approach based on Green's second integral identity in the plane is used to calculate the transmission, reflection, and conversion into volume electromagnetic waves of a surface plasmon polariton incident on a nanoscale one-dimensional surface defect on an otherwise planar interface between vacuum and a lossy metal. (C) 2010 American Institute of Physics. [doi: 10.1063/1.3499248]