A quantum plasmonic launcher for integrated ultrafast single-photon sources

Chin Cheng Chiang, Simeon I. Bogdanov, Oksana A. Makarova, Xiaohui Xu, Soham Saha, Deesha Shah, Di Wang, Alexei S. Lagutchev, Alexander V. Kildishev, Alexandra Boltasseva, Vladimir M. Shalaev

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


We demonstrate a quantum plasmonic launcher – a metal-based chip-compatible nanostructure featuring near-THz emission rates. Nanodiamonds with single NV centers are sandwiched between two silver films coupling about half of the emission into in-plane surface plasmons.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationQELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2020
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781943580767
StatePublished - 2020
Externally publishedYes
EventCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2020 - Washington, United States
Duration: May 10 2020May 15 2020

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F182-CLEO-QELS 2020
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2020
Country/TerritoryUnited States

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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