Magneto-optical Kerr effects of magnetic garnet thin films including plasmonic noble-metal nanoparticles

Satoshi Tomita, Takeshi Kato, Shigeru Tsunashima, Satoshi Iwata, Minoru Fujii, Shinji Hayashi

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Abstract

We report an experimental study on magneto-optical (MO) Kerr effects of yttrium iron garnet (YIG) films incorporating plasmonic Au nanoparticles. The results indicate a possible coupling between the MO Kerr effects and localized surface plasmons.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPhotonic Metamaterials
Subtitle of host publicationFrom Random to Periodic, META 2006
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)155752808X, 9781557528087
Publication statusPublished - 2006 Jan 1
Externally publishedYes
EventPhotonic Metamaterials: From Random to Periodic, META 2006 - Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas
Duration: 2006 Jun 52006 Jun 5

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherPhotonic Metamaterials: From Random to Periodic, META 2006
CountryBahamas
CityGrand Bahama Island
Period06/6/506/6/5

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Tomita, S., Kato, T., Tsunashima, S., Iwata, S., Fujii, M., & Hayashi, S. (2006). Magneto-optical Kerr effects of magnetic garnet thin films including plasmonic noble-metal nanoparticles. In Photonic Metamaterials: From Random to Periodic, META 2006 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.