Near-field mapping of infrared nanoantennas
Martin Schnell, Aitzol Garcia-Etxarri, Andreas Huber, Kenneth B Crozier, Javier Aizpurua, Rainer Hillenbrand
EuCAP - Eur. Conf. Antennas Propag. | IEEE | Published : 2010
Awarded by European FP7 project "Nanoantenna"
We thank Nanosensors (Erlangen) for providing HF-etched Si tips and C. F. Quate and G. S. Kino (both Stanford University) for previous insights on the optical antennas studied in this article. We thank M. Raschke (Seattle) for stimulating discussions. Supported by the Etortek program of the Department of Industry of the Basque Government and the European FP7 project Nanoantenna (Health-F5-2009-241818). J.A. acknowledges the hospitality of LCAM during the elaboration of this work.