Surface and volume photoemission of hot electrons from plasmonic nanoantennas

Alexander V. Uskov, Igor E. Protsenko, Renat S. Ikhsanov, Viktoriia Babicheva, Sergei Zhukovsky, Andrei Lavrinenko, Eoin P. O’Reilly, Hongxing Xu

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We theoretically compare surface- and volume-based photoelectron emission from spherical nanoparticles, obtaining analytical expressions for the emission rate in both mechanisms.
We show that the surface mechanism prevails, being unaffected by detrimental hot electron collisions.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of 2014 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)
Number of pages2
Publication date2014
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

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