Active surface plasmon sensor

Ren Min Ma, Sadao Ota, Yimin Li, Sui Yang, Xiang Zhang

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperpeer-review

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We have experimentally demonstrated an active plasmon sensor with sub-p.p.b. level explosive molecules detection. Loss compensation by gain in surface plasmon cavity enhanced the sensitivity significantly.

Original languageEnglish (US)
StatePublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes
Event2014 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2014 - San Jose, United States
Duration: Jun 8 2014Jun 13 2014


Other2014 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2014
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials


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