High-temperature plasmonic thermal emitter for thermophotovotaics

Jingjing Liu, Urcan Guler, Wei Li, Alexander V. Kildishev, Alexandra Boltasseva, Vladimir M. Shalaev

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We use titanium nitride (TiN) to demonstrate an ultra-thin plasmonic thermal emitter operating at high temperatures (830 K). The spectrally selective emitter exhibits a large emittance at around 2.5 μm and below, and suppresses emission at longer wavelengths.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of 2014 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)
Number of pages2
Publication date2014
ISBN (Print)9781557529992
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Event2014 CLEO Conference & Exhibition: Laser Science to Photonic Applications - San Jose Convention Center, San Jose, United States
Duration: 8 Jun 201413 Jun 2014
Conference number: 34


Conference2014 CLEO Conference & Exhibition
LocationSan Jose Convention Center
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose


  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Titanium nitride
  • Emittances
  • High temperature
  • Plasmonic thermal emitters
  • Selective emitters
  • Ultra-thin
  • Plasmons

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Liu, J., Guler, U., Li, W., Kildishev, A. V., Boltasseva, A., & Shalaev, V. M. (2014). High-temperature plasmonic thermal emitter for thermophotovotaics. In Proceedings of 2014 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) IEEE.