Reviews of topical problems

Optical nanoantennas

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a ITMO University, Kronverksky Pr. 49, bldg. A, St.Petersburg, 197101, Russian Federation
b Nonlinear Physics Centre, Research School of Physical Sciences and Engineering, Australian National University, Mlls Road, Bldng 59, Canberra, 0200, Australia
c Aalto University, School of Electrical Engineering, P.O. Box 11000, Aalto, FI-00076, Finland

The review is devoted to one of the most rapidly developing area of modern optics — optical nanoantennas. Been formulated a general concept of optical nanoantennas and main characteristics that are relevant to this science direction. Accordingly to our classification two main groups of nanoantennas — metal and dielectric (including semiconductors) — are defined. For both groups a literature review is performed. An overview of non-linear optical nanoantennas is provides. Main practical application of nanoantennas and their perspectives are discussed.

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PACS: 42.79.Gn, 68.37.Uv, 73.20.Mf, 84.40.Ba (all)
DOI: 10.3367/UFNe.0183.201306a.0561
Citation: Krasnok A E, Maksymov I S, Denisyuk A I, Belov P A, Miroshnichenko A E, Simovskii C R, Kivshar Yu S "Optical nanoantennas" Phys. Usp. 56 539–564 (2013)
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TI Optical nanoantennas
AU Krasnok, A. E.
AU Maksymov, I. S.
AU Denisyuk, A. I.
AU Belov, P. A.
AU Miroshnichenko, A. E.
AU Simovskii, C. R.
AU Kivshar, Yu. S.
PB Physics-Uspekhi
PY 2013
JO Physics-Uspekhi
JF Physics-Uspekhi
JA Phys. Usp.
VL 56
IS 6
SP 539-564

Received: 28th, June 2012, revised: 21st, November 2012, 23rd, November 2012

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