Free-space excitation of propagating surface plasmon polaritons

Jan Renger, Romain Quidant, Niek van Hulst, Stefano Palomba and Lukas Novotny,
 Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 266802 
[PDF, 500 kb]

Mechanism of near-field Raman enhancement in one-dimensional systems
L. G. Cancado, A. Jorio, A. Hartschuh, A. Ismach, E. Joselevich, and L. Novotny,
 Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 186101  
[PDF, 768 kb]

Optical antennas
Palash Bharadwaj, Brad Deutsch, and Lukas Novotny,
 Adv. Opt. Photon. 1, 438 - 483  
[PDF, 1.5 Mb]

Optical antennas: A new technology that can enhance light-matter interactions

Lukas Novotny,
 The Bridge 39(4), 14 - 20  
[PDF, 256 kb]

Probing exciton propagation and quenching in carbon nanotubes with near-field optical microscopy

C. Georgi, M. Boehmler, H. Qian, L. Novotny, and A. Hartschuh,
 Phys. Stat. Sol. (b) 246, 2683-2688  
[PDF, 372 kb]

Near-field imaging with a localized nonlinear light source
Stefano Palomba and Lukas Novotny,
 Nano Lett. 9, 3801-1804  
[PDF, 220 kb]

Surface plasmon polaritons on metal-dielectric nanocomposite films
Z. Shi, G. Piredda, A. C. Liapis, M. A. Nelson, L. Novotny, and R. W. Boyd,
 Opt Lett. 34, 3535 - 3537  
[PDF, 480 kb]

Tip enhanced Raman scattering of carbon nanotubes

L. Gustavo Cancado, Achim Hartschuh, and Lukas Novotny, 
J. Raman Spec. 40, 1420-1426
    [PDF, 392 kb]

Nonlinear plasmonics with gold nanoparticle antennas
Stefano Palomba, Matthias Danckwerts and Lukas Novotny,
 J. Opt. A: Pure Appl. Opt. 11, 114030 
[PDF, 557 kb]

Tip-enhanced near-field optical microscopy of carbon nanotubes

A. Hartschuh, H. Qian, C. Georgi, and L. Novotny, 
Anal. and Bioanal. Chem. 394, 1787

Micro-Raman spectroscopy of refractive index microstructures in silicone-based hydrogel polymers created by high-repetition-rate femtosecond laser micro machining

L. Ding, G. Cancado, L. Novotny, N. Anderson, R. I. Blackwell, J. F. Kuenzler, and W. Knox,
 J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 26, 595 - 602  
[PDF, 527 Kb]

Tip-enhanced optical microscopy

H. Qian, N. Anderson, C. Georgi, L. Novotny, and A. Hartschuh,
in  Nano-Optics and Near-Field Optical Microscopy, A. Zayats & D. Richards (eds.), Artech House

Background suppression in near- field optical imaging

Christiane Hoeppener, Ryan Beams, and Lukas Novotny,
 Nano Lett. 9, 903 - 908 
[PDF, 294 kb]