Local heating with titanium nitride nanoparticles

Urcan Guler, Justus C. Ndukaife, Gururaj V. Naik, A.G. Agwu Nnanna, Alexander V. Kildishev, Vladimir M. Shalaev, Alexandra Boltasseva

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    We investigate the feasibility of titanium nitride (TiN) nanoparticles as local heat sources in the near infrared region, focusing on biological window. Experiments and simulations provide promising results for TiN, which is known to be bio-compatible.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationProceedings of 2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)
    Number of pages2
    Publication date2013
    Article numberQTu1A.2
    ISBN (Print)978-1-55752-972-5
    Publication statusPublished - 2013
    Event2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics - San Jose, United States
    Duration: 9 Jun 201314 Jun 2013


    Conference2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics
    Country/TerritoryUnited States
    CitySan Jose
    Internet address

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    This paper was published in CLEO:2013 Technical Digest and is made available as an electronic reprint with the permission of OSA. The paper can be found at the following URL on the OSA website: http://www.opticsinfobase.org/abstract.cfm?URI=CLEO_QELS-2013-QTu1A.2. Systematic or multiple reproduction or distribution to multiple locations via electronic or other means is prohibited and is subject to penalties under law.


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