PLASMONIC NANO-OPTICS




Publications
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†undergraduate advisee

Journal Articles

A. A. Darweesh*, S. J. Bauman*, D. T. Debu*, J. B. Herzog, "The Role of Rayleigh-Wood Anomalies and Surface Plasmons in Optical Enhancement for Nano-Gratings", Nanomaterials 8(10), 809 (2018).

C. M. Klenke, Z. T. Brawley*, S. J. Bauman*, A. A. Darweesh*, D. T. Debu*, J. B. Herzog, "Dataset for SERS Plasmonic Array: Width, Spacing, and Thin Film Oxide Thickness Optimization", Data 3(3), 37 (2018).

Z. T. Brawley*, S. J. Bauman*, A. A. Darweesh*, D. T. Debu*, F. Tork Ladani, J. B. Herzog, "Plasmonic Au Array SERS Substrate with Optimized Thin Film Oxide Substrate Layer", Materials 11(6), 942 (2018).

A. A. Darweesh*, S. J. Bauman*, D. French*, A. Nusir, O. Manasreh, J. B. Herzog, "Current Density Contribution to Plasmonic Enhancement Effects in Metal-Semiconductor-Metal Photodetectors", Journal of Lightwave Technology 36(12), 2430 (2018).

D. T. Debu*, S. J. Bauman*, D. French*, Hugh O. H. Churchill, J. B. Herzog, "Tuning Infrared Plasmon Resonance of Black Phosphorene Nanoribbon with a Dielectric Interface", Scientific Reports 8(1), 3224 (2018).

S. J. Bauman*, A. A. Darweesh*, D. T. Debu*, J. B. Herzog, "Fabrication and Analysis of Metallic Nanoslit Structures: Advancements in the Nanomasking Method", JM3 17(1), 013501 (2018).

D. Doyle, N. Charipar, C. Argyropoulos, S. Trammell, R. Nita, J. Naciri, A. Pique, J. B. Herzog, J. Fontana, "Tunable subnanometer gap plasmonic metasurfaces", ACS Photonics, (2017). [PDF]

A. I. Nusir, S. J. Bauman*, M. Marie, J. B. Herzog, M. O. Manasreh, "Silicon nanowires to enhance the performance of self-powered near-infrared photodetectors with asymmetrical Schottky contacts", Applied Physics Letters 111, 171103 (2017).

S. J. Bauman*, Z. T. Brawley*, A. A. Darweesh*, J. B. Herzog, "Substrate Oxide Layer Thickness Optimization for a Dual-Width Plasmonic Grating for Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy (SERS) Biosensor Applications", Sensors 17(7), 1530 (2017).

P. K. Ghosh*, D. T. Debu*, D. A. French*, J. B. Herzog, "Calculated thickness dependent plasmonic properties of gold nanobars in the visible to near-infrared light regime", PLOS ONE 12(5), e0177463 (2017). [PDF]

Z. T. Brawley, S. J. Bauman*, G. P. Abbey, A. A. Darweesh*, A. I. Nusir*, O. Manasreh, and J. B. Herzog, "Modeling and optimization of Au-GaAs plasmonic nanoslit array structures for enhanced near-infrared photodetector applications", Journal of Nanophotonics 11(1), 016017 (2017). [PDF]

D. Debu*, P. Ghosh*, D. French*, and J. B. Herzog, "Surface plasmon damping effects due to Ti adhesion layer in individual gold nanodisks", Optical Materials Express, 7(1), 73-84 (2016). [PDF]

M. Sarollahi*, S. J. Bauman*, J. Mishler, and J. B. Herzog, "Calculation of reflectivity spectra for semi-infinite two-dimensional photonic crystals", Journal of Nanophotonics, 10(4), 046012 (2016). [PDF]

A. A. Darweesh*, S. J. Bauman*, and J. B. Herzog, "Improved optical enhancement using double-width plasmonic gratings with nanogaps", Photonics Research, Vol 4, 173-180 (2016). [PDF]

A. I. Nusir, G. P. Abbey, A. M. Hill, O. Manasreh, and J. B. Herzog, "Hot Electrons in Microscale Thin-Film Schottky Barriers for Enhancing Near-Infrared Detection", IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, (2016). [PDF]

C. Saylor, E. C. Novak, D. T. Debu*, and J. B. Herzog, "Investigation of maximum optical enhancement in single gold nanowires and triple nanowire arrays", Journal of Nanophotonics, 9(1), 093053 (2015). [PDF]

S. J. Bauman*, E. C. Novak, D. T. Debu*, D. Natelson, and J. B. Herzog, "Fabrication of sub-lithography-limited structures via Nanomasking technique for plasmonic enhancement applications", IEEE Trans Nanotechnol 14 5 (2015). [PDF]

R. B. Abdulrahman, H. Cansizoglu, M. F. Cansizoglu, J. B Herzog, T. Karabacak, "Enhanced light trapping and plasmonic properties of aluminum nanorods fabricated by glancing angle deposition", JVST A 33 041501 (2015). [PDF]

A. I. Nusir, A. M. Hill, M. O. Manasreh, J. B. Herzog "Near-infrared metal-semiconductor-metal photodetector based on semi-insulating GaAs and interdigital electrodes", Photonics Research, Vol 3, 1 (2015). [PDF]

J. B. Herzog, M. W. Knight, D. Natelson, "Thermoplasmonics: Quantifying Plasmonic Heating in Single Nanowires", Nano Letters 14 499-503 (2014). [PDF]

J. B. Herzog, M. W. Knight, Y. Li, K. M. Evans, N. J. Halas, D. Natelson, "Dark Plasmons in Hot Spot Generation and Polarization in Interelectrode Nanoscale Junctions", Nano Letters, 13 (3), pp 1359-1364, (2013).

D. Natelson, Y. Li, and J. B. Herzog, "Nanogap structures: combining enhanced Raman spectroscopy and electronic transport", Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 15, 5262-5275 (2013). Featured on cover of themed issue on Plasmonics and Spectroscopy.

X. Liu, A. M. Mintairov, J. B. Herzog, F. Vietmeyer, R. E. Pimpinella, M. Kuno, J. L. Merz, T. H. Kosel, M. Dobrowolska, J. K. Furdyna, "II-VI heterostructures obtained by encapsulation of colloidal CdSe nanowires by molecular beam epitaxy deposition of ZnSe", JVST B 29 3 (2011).

A. M. Mintairov, J. B. Herzog, M. Kuno, and J. L. Merz, "Near-field scanning optical microscopy of colloidal CdSe nanowires", physica status solidi (b), 247 6, pp 1416-1419, (2010).

Proceedings Articles

O. Olorunsola*, D. T. Debu*, D. A. French*, S. J. Bauman*, J. B. Herzog, "Localized surface plasmons on periodic monolayer black phosphorene nanoribbons tuned in the infrared region with a dielectric substrate", Proc. SPIE 10722 2R (2018). [PDF]

A. A. Darweesh*, S. J. Bauman*, J. B. Herzog, "Impact of Tapered Nano-Slits Grating on The Optical Enhancement of Photo-Sensing Devices", CLEO: Applications and Technology, AF3M. 4 (2018). [PDF]

D. T. Debu*, S. J. Bauman*, J. B. Herzog, "Periodic Black Phosphorene Nanoribbons Infrared Edge Plasmon Enhanced Absorbance", Frontiers in Optics, FM4A 3 (2017). [PDF]

A. A. Darweesh*, S. J. Bauman*, Z. Brawley*, J. B. Herzog, "Dual-width Plasmonic Nanogap Gratings electrodes for GaAs Metal-Semiconductor-Metal Photodetectors Enhancement", Frontiers in Optics, FM4A 3 (2017). [PDF]

S. J. Bauman*, Q. Yan, M. Benamara, J. B. Herzog, "Plasmonic nanogap structures studied via cathodoluminescence imaging", Proc. SPIE 10346 07, (2017). [PDF]

S. J. Bauman*, A. A. Darweesh*, D. A. French*, J. B. Herzog, "Optical Study of Dual-width Plasmonic Nanogap Gratings for Biosensor Applications", Laser Science, JTh2A. 123 (2016).

A. A. Darweesh*, S. J. Bauman*, Z. T. Brawley, J. B. Herzog, "Improved optical enhancement in binary plasmonic gratings with nanogap spacing", Proc. SPIE 9927 0Z, (2016). [PDF]

S. J. Bauman*, A. Darweesh*, J. B. Herzog, "Dual-width plasmonic gratings with sub-10 nm gaps for biosensor applications", Proc. SPIE 9927 09, (2016). [PDF]

D. A. French*, S. J. Bauman*, A. Darweesh*, D. Debu*, P. K. Ghosh*, J. B. Herzog, "Plasmonic resonance shift for various nanodevice geometries", Proc. SPIE 9836 2X, (2016). [PDF]

G. P. Abbey, A. I. Nusir, O. Manasreh, J. B. Herzog, "Structural characteristics of Au-GaAs nanostructures for increased plasmonic optical enhancement", Proc. SPIE 9758 0N, (2016). [PDF]

G. Abraham, A. Tejerina, H. Churchill, P. Bajwa, C. Heyes, J. B. Herzog, "Plasmonically enhanced photoluminescence of nanoscale semiconductors", Proc. SPIE 9758 0J, (2016). [PDF]

S. J. Bauman*, A. A. Darweesh*, J. B. Herzog, "Surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy substrate fabricated via nanomasking technique for biological sensor applications", Proc. SPIE 9759 1I, (2016). [PDF]

G. Abraham, D. A. French*, P. Bajwa, C. D. Heyes, J. B. Herzog, "Optical enhancement of photoluminescence with colloidal quantum dots", SPIE, 9556 1C, (2015). [PDF]

S. J. Bauman*, D. T. Debu*, J. B. Herzog, "Plasmonic structures fabricated via nanomasking sub-10 nm lithography technique", SPIE, 9556 0M, (2015). [PDF]

M. Sarollahi*, J. Mishler, S. J. Bauman*, S. Barraza-Lopez, P. Millett, J. B. Herzog, "The significance of the number of periods and period size in 2D photonic crystal waveguides", SPIE, 9556 1B, (2015). [PDF]

A. M. Hill, A. I. Nusir*, Paul V. Nguyen, O. M. Manasreh, J. B. Herzog, "Computational electromagnetic analysis of plasmonic effects in interdigital photodetectors", SPIE, 9163 3Q, (2014) [PDF]

S. J. Bauman*, D. T. Debu*, A. M. Hill, E. C. Novak, D. Natelson, J. B. Herzog, "Optical nanogap matrices for plasmonic enhancement applications", SPIE, 9163 1A, (2014) [PDF]

J. Mishler, P. Blake, A. J. Alverson, D. K. Roper, J. B. Herzog, "Diatom frustule photonic crystal geometric and optical characterization", SPIE, 9171 0P, (2014) [PDF]

A. M. Mintairov, J. B. Herzog, M. Kuno, and J. L. Merz, "Nano-optical emission of single colloidal CdSe nanowires" Nanostructures: Physics and Technology, NC.03 124-125, (2010) [PDF]

J. B. Herzog, A. M. Mintairov, K. Sun, Y. Cao, D. Jena, J. L. Merz, "Infrared reflectivity spectroscopy of optical phonons in short-period AlGaN/GaN superlattices", SPIE, 6648 03, (2007) [PDF]

M. Bednarzik, L. Jian, J. Kouba, J. B. Herzog, B. Loechel, H.-U. Scheunemann, A. Firsov, D. Haase, "Optimization of the fabrication process of ultra thick, high aspect ration SU-8 structures using X-ray Lithography" High Aspect Ratio Micro Structure Technology Workshop (HARMST) (2005) [PDF]


Patents

J. B. Herzog and D. Natelson, Systems and Methods for Fabricating Nanostructures and Nanogaps. US Patent Application 62/039,337, filed August (2014).


Presentations

Invited Presentations:

J. B. Herzog, Seminar, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, Sept. 26 (2017)

J. B. Herzog, Seminar, US Naval Research Laboratory, Center for Biomolecular Science and Engineering , Washington, DC, July 24 (2017)

J. B. Herzog, Seminar, George Washington University, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Washington, DC, July 21 (2017)

J. B. Herzog, Seminar, Missouri State University, Department of Physics Astronomy and Materials Science, Springfield, MO, May 3 (2016)

J. B. Herzog, Seminar, Auburn University, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Auburn, AL, Apr 14 (2016)

J. B. Herzog, Seminar, Franciscan University, Chemistry and Physics Department, Steubenville, OH, Feb. 2 (2016)

G. Abraham, Optical Characterization of CdSe Collodial Quantum Dots, Arkansas INBRE Conference, Fayetteville, AR, Nov. 6 (2015) First Place Undergraduate Oral Presentation (Physics)

J. B. Herzog, Seminar, Rose-Hulman Institue of Technology, SPIE Visiting Lecturer, Terre Haute, IN, Apr. 13, (2015)

J. B. Herzog, Seminar, Xavier University of Louisiana, Department of Physics, New Orleans, LA, March (2015)

J. B. Herzog, Arkansas IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) Conference, Institutional Development Award (IDeA), Fayetteville, AR, Nov. 7, (2014)

A. Hill, Optical Analysis of Metal-Semiconductor-Metal Photodetectors with Gold Interdigital Electrodes and a GaAs Substrate, Arkansas INBRE Conference, Fayetteville, AR, Nov. 7, (2014)
First Place Undergraduate Oral Presentation (Physics)

J. B. Herzog, LONI Institute/LA-SiGMA Seminar Series, Louisiana Optical Network Initiative (LONI) and Louisiana Alliance for Simulation-Guided Materials Applications (LA-SiGMA), Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, Nov. 12, (2014)

J. B. Herzog, Seminar, Southwest Research Institute, San Antonio, TX, Nov (2012)


Contributed Presentations:
*graduate student advisee
†undergraduate advisee

D. French*, M. Whitby, S. J. Bauman*, D. T. Debu*, A. A. Darweesh*,J. B. Herzog, "Plasmonic Effects on Photobrightening in Cadmium-Selenide Quantum Dots " APS March Meeting, L51.2, (2018)

S. J. Bauman*, Z. T. Brawley*, A. Darweesh*, J. B. Herzog, "Importance of oxide layer in plasmonic structures for optical enhancement applications " APS March Meeting, K07.11, (2018)

Dennis Doyle, Nicholas Charipar, Christos Argyropoulos, Scott Trammell, Rafaela Nita, Jawad Naciri, Alberto Pique, J. B. Herzog, Jake Fontana "Tunable subnanometer gap plasmonics using 2D superlattices of ligand capped gold nanospheres" APS March Meeting, C12.7, (2018)

Qigeng Yan, D. T. Debu*, Pijush Ghosh, Mourad Benamara, Gregory Salamo, J. B. Herzog, M. E. Ware "Tunable surface plasmonic property of Au/Au hybrid bullseye nanostructure " APS March Meeting, T06.286, (2018)

D. French*, S. J. Bauman*, M. Whitby, J. B. Herzog, "Plasmonically enhanced photoluminescence dependence on thickness variations and other nanostructure geometries" APS March Meeting, Y34.3, (2017)

S. J. Bauman*, A. Darweesh*, J. B. Herzog, "Optimization of dual-width plasmonic nanogap gratings with substrate thickness for optical enhancement applications." APS March Meeting, S34.9, (2017)

Z. T. Brawley, S. J. Bauman*, G. P. Abbey, A. Darweesh*, A. Nusir, O. Manasreh, J. B. Herzog, "Characteristics of Au nanowire arrays on GaAs photodetectors for optimal optical enhancement at near-infrared wavelengths" APS March Meeting, B12.10, (2017) Won top presentation award

Z. T. Brawley, Gulf Coast Undergraduate Research Symposium (GCURS), Rice University, Houston, Texas (2016)

P. Ghosh*, D. T. Debu*, D. French*, S. J. Bauman*, J. B. Herzog, "Plasmonic thickness variation study of gold nanostructures in ultraviolet-visible light regime" APS March Meeting, A23.9, (2016)

D. T. Debu*, P. Ghosh*, D. French*, S. J. Bauman*, J. B. Herzog, "Effect of Ti adhesive layer on individual gold nanodisk surface plasmon resonance" APS March Meeting, F23.4, (2016)

D. French*, S. Bauman*, D. Debu*, C. Saylor, J. B. Herzog, "Dark-field Spectroscopy of Plasmonic Nanodevices with Nanometer Scale Features" APS March Meeting, 1, 35006, (2015)

J. Mishler, A. Alverson, J. B. Herzog, "Biomimetic Photonic Crystals based on Diatom Algae Frustules" APS March Meeting, 1, 4004, (2015)

C. Saylor, D. Debu*, E. Novak, J. B. Herzog, "Investigation of Nanowire Thickness and Enhancement Characteristics", APS March Meeting, 1, 4012, (2015)

E. Novak, D. Debu*, C. Saylor, J. B. Herzog, "Computational Electromagnetic Modeling of Optical Responses in Plasmonically Enhanced Nanoscale Devices Fabricated with Nanomasking Technique", APS March Meeting, 1, 4012, (2015)

D. T. Debu*, S. Bauman*, C. Saylor, E. Novak, D. French*, J. B. Herzog, "Investigation of nanogap localized field enhancement in gold plasmonic structures", APS March Meeting, 1, 6007, (2015)

J. B Herzog, M. W. Knight, Y. Li, K. Evans, N. J Halas, D. Natelson "Surfaced Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy in Nanojunctions with Anomalous Polarization Dependence", APS March Meeting, 1, 22005, (2013)

J. B Herzog, Contributed Talk, Army Research Office Conference on Surface Plasmons, Metamaterials, and Catalysis, Houston, TX, (Oct 2013)

J. B. Herzog, D. Ward, D. Natelson, "Study of Raman Stark Effect in Self-Aligned Nanojunctions", APS March Meeting, 1, 34010, (2012)

Y. Li, J. B. Herzog, D. Natelson, "Electrostatic gating and single-molecule Raman spectroscopy", APS March Meeting, 1, 34008, (2012)

K. Evans, J. B. Herzog, D. Ward, D. Natelson, "Nanocrystal-based Optoelectronic Devices", APS March Meeting, 1, 28002, (2012)


Theses and Dissertations

Undergraduate Honors Theses:

Gabrielle Abraham, "Optical characterization of the photoluminescence of nanoscale semiconductor materials" Honors Thesis, Physics, J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, The University of Arkansas. (2016) [PDF]

Avery M. Hill, "Optical Analysis and Fabrication of Micro and Nanoscale Plasmonically Enhanced Devices" Honors Thesis, Physics, J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, The University of Arkansas. (2016) [PDF]

Jonathan Mishler, "Modeling Diatom Frustules as Photonic Crystals" Honors Thesis, Physics, J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, The University of Arkansas. (2015) [PDF]

Cameron Saylor, "Computational Analysis of the Maximum Optical Enhancement of Gold Nanowires and Nanowire Arrays" Honors Thesis, Physics, J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, The University of Arkansas. (2015) [PDF]

Master Theses:

Stephen J. Bauman, "Fabrication of Sub-10 nm Metallic Structures via Nanomasking Technique for Plasmonic Enhancement Applications" Masters Thesis, Microelectronics-Photonics, University of Arkansas. (2015) [PDF]

Pijush K. Ghosh, "Study of Plasmonic Properties of the Gold Nanorods in the Visible to Near Infrared Light Regime" Masters Thesis, Department of Physics, University of Arkansas. (2016) [PDF]






















D. Natelson, Y. Li, and J. B. Herzog,
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