Now showing items 142-161 of 198

  • Resonant tunneling of light through thin metal films via strongly localized surface plasmons 

    Tan, W.-C.; Preist, T. W.; Sambles, J. Roy (American Physical Society, 2000)
    We present a theoretical model of the optical response of a silver film having narrow-grooved zero-order gratings on both sides. It is found that incident p-polarized photons can resonantly tunnel through such a metal film ...
  • Retrieving the susceptibility from time-resolved terahertz experiments 

    Schins, Juleon M.; Hendry, Euan; Bonn, Mischa; Muller, H. G. (American Institute of Physics, 2007)
    We present an analytical expression for the observed signal in time- and phase-resolved pump-probe studies, with particular emphasis on terahertz time-domain spectroscopy. Maxwell's equations are solved for the response ...
  • Sculpted-multilayer optical effects in two species of Papilio butterfly 

    Vukusic, Peter; Sambles, J. Roy; Lawrence, Christopher R.; Wakely, Gavin (Optical Society of America, 2001)
    The wing-scale microstructures associated with two species of Papilio butterfly are described and characterized. Despite close similarities in their structures, they do not exhibit analogous optical effects. With Papilio ...
  • The secondary eclipse of CoRoT-1b 

    Alonso, R.; Alapini, Aude; Aigrain, Suzanne; Auvergne, M.; Baglin, A.; Barbieri, M.; Barge, P.; Bonomo, A. S.; Bordé, P.; Bouchy, F.; Chaintreuil, S.; De la Reza, R.; Deeg, H. J.; Deleuil, M.; Dvorak, R.; Erikson, A.; Fridlund, M.; De Oliveira Fialho, F.; Gondoin, P.; Guillot, T.; Hatzes, A.; Jorda, L.; Lammer, H.; Léger, A.; Llebaria, A.; Magain, P.; Mazeh, T.; Moutou, C.; Ollivier, M.; Pätzold, M.; Pont, F.; Queloz, D.; Rauer, H.; Rouan, D.; Schneider, J.; Wuchterl, G. (EDP Sciences, 2009)
    The transiting planet CoRoT-1b is thought to belong to the pM-class of planets, in which the thermal emission dominates in the optical wavelengths. We present a detection of its secondary eclipse in the CoRoT white channel ...
  • The secondary eclipse of the transiting exoplanet CoRoT-2b 

    Alonso, R.; Guillot, T.; Mazeh, T.; Aigrain, Suzanne; Alapini, Aude; Barge, P.; Hatzes, A.; Pont, F. (EDP Sciences, 2009)
    We present a study of the light curve of the transiting exoplanet CoRoT-2b, aimed at detecting the secondary eclipse and measuring its depth. The data were obtained with the CoRoT satellite during its first run of more ...
  • Selective transmission through very deep zero-order metallic gratings at microwave frequencies 

    Went, H. E.; Hibbins, Alastair P.; Sambles, J. Roy; Lawrence, Christopher R.; Crick, A. P. (2000)
    Zero-order metal grating structures are found to give extraordinary selective transmission at microwave frequencies through the resonant excitation of coupled surface waves. The metal slat structures with dielectric spacings ...
  • Self-Organized Periodic Photonic Structure in a Nonchiral Liquid Crystal 

    Ruan, Lizhen; Sambles, J. Roy; Stewart, I. W. (American Physical Society, 2003)
    A hybrid-aligned cell of the smectic A liquid material 8CB gives two stable director configurations, one of which is periodic and gives strong diffraction of light. This photonic lattice director profile arises from ...
  • Sensing using differential surface plasmon ellipsometry 

    Hooper, Ian R.; Sambles, J. Roy (American Institute of Physics, 2004)
    In this work a differential ellipsometric method utilizing surface plasmons (SPs) for monitoring refractive index changes, which could be used in chemical and biological sensors, is presented. The method is based upon ...
  • Simultaneous ultrafast probing of intramolecular vibrations and photoinduced charge carriers in rubrene using broadband time-domain THz spectroscopy 

    Koeberg, Mattijs; Hendry, Euan; Schins, Juleon M.; van Laarhoven, Hendrik A.; Flipse, Cees F. J.; Reimann, Klaus; Woerner, Michael; Elsaesser, Thomas; Bonn, Mischa (American Physical Society, 2007)
    We determine the ultrafast frequency- and time-resolved complex dielectric responses of photoexcited, single-crystal rubrene in the frequency range of 10–30 THz (330–1000 cm−1) using ultrafast broadband THz spectroscopy. ...
  • Slow waves caused by cuts perpendicular to a single subwavelength slit in metal 

    Suckling, James R.; Sambles, J. Roy (Institute of Physics and Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft, 2007)
    Resonant transmission of microwaves through a subwavelength slit in a thick metal plate, into which subwavelength cuts have been made, is explored. Two orientations of the cuts, parallel and perpendicular to the long axis ...
  • Smoothed particle magnetohydrodynamic simulations of protostellar outflows with misaligned magnetic field and rotation axes 

    Lewis, Benjamin T.; Bate, Matthew R.; Price, Daniel J. (Oxford University Press, 2015-07-21)
    We have developed a modified form of the equations of smoothed particle magnetohydrodynamics which are stable in the presence of very steep density gradients. Using this formalism, we have performed simulations of the ...
  • Smoothed particle magnetohydrodynamic simulations of protostellar outflows with misaligned magnetic field and rotation axes (Dataset) 

    Lewis, Benjamin T.; Bate, Matthew R.; Price, Daniel J. (University of Exeter (dataset) / Oxford University Press (paper), 2015-05-01)
    This is the dataset that was used to produce the paper published in MNRAS. Included are the binary dump files from each of the simulations in the paper and two utilities that can be used to produce an ASCII file detailing ...
  • Some considerations on the transmissivity of thin metal films 

    Hooper, Ian R.; Sambles, J. Roy (Optical Society of America, 2008)
    As interest in plasmonics grows the optical properties of thin metal films becomes increasingly significant. Here we explore the transmissivity of thin metal films at normal incidence, from the ultraviolet to microwaves, ...
  • Spin-orbit misalignment in the HD 80606 planetary system 

    Pont, F.; Hébrard, G.; Irwin, J. M.; Bouchy, F.; Moutou, C.; Ehrenreich, D.; Guillot, T.; Aigrain, Suzanne; Bonfils, X.; Berta, Z.; Boisse, I.; Burke, C.; Charbonneau, D.; Delfosse, X.; Desort, M.; Eggenberger, A.; Forveille, T.; Lagrange, A.-M.; Lovis, C.; Nutzman, P.; Pepe, F.; Perrier, C.; Queloz, D.; Santos, N.C.; Ségransan, D.; Udry, S.; Vidal-Madjar, A. (EDP Sciences, 2009)
    We recently reported the photometric and spectroscopic detection of the primary transit of the 111-day-period, eccentric extra-solar planet HD80606b, at Observatoire de Haute-Provence, France. The whole egress of the primary ...
  • Spiral galaxy simulation 

    Dobbs, Clare (University of Exeter, 2012-07)
    file from simulation
  • Squeezing millimeter waves into microns 

    Hibbins, Alastair P.; Sambles, J. Roy; Lawrence, Christopher R.; Brown, James R. (American Physical Society, 2004)
    Microstructured metallic devices will play a vital role in the continuing search to manipulate the passage of electromagnetic radiation relevant to optical, microwave, and communication technologies. Here, we investigate ...
  • The statistical properties of stars and their dependence on metallicity: The effects of opacity 

    Bate, Matthew R. (Oxford University Press for Royal Astronomical Society, 2014)
    We report the statistical properties of stars and brown dwarfs obtained from four radiation hydrodynamical simulations of star cluster formation that resolve masses down to the opacity limit for fragmentation. The calculations ...
  • The statistical properties of stars and their dependence on metallicity: the effects of opacity - Dataset 

    Bate, Matthew R. (University of Exeter (dataset)Oxford University Press (paper), 2014-04-29)
    This is the dataset that was used to produce the paper published in MNRAS. It contains the output from each of the SPH simulations, including dump files and the scripts used to generate the figures for the paper.
  • Strong coupling between surface plasmon-polaritons and organic molecules in subwavelength hole arrays 

    Dintinger, J.; Klein, S.; Bustos, F.; Barnes, William L.; Ebbesen, T. W. (American Physical Society, 2005)
    The interaction of a J-aggregate and surface plasmon polariton modes of a subwavelength hole array have been studied in detail. By measuring the effects of hole array period, angular dispersion and concentration of the ...
  • Strong exciton–photon coupling in a low-Q all-metal mirror microcavity 

    Hobson, Peter A.; Barnes, William L.; Lidzey, D. G.; Gehring, G. A.; Whittaker, D. M.; Skolnick, M. S.; Walker, S. (American Institute of Physics, 2002)
    We report the experimental observation of strong exciton–photon coupling in a planar microcavity composed of an organic semiconductor positioned between two metallic (silver) mirrors. Via transmission and reflectivity ...