We show that interplay of different loss mechanisms leads to a minimization of overall loss in a semiconductor plasmon polariton nanolaser. A practical design is proposed with a total volume of 1.5 × 10-4 λ03.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationScience and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2013
StatePublished - Nov 18 2013
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2013 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: Jun 9 2013Jun 14 2013

Publication series

NameCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2013


OtherCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2013
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Ning, C-Z., Li, D. B., & Ding, K. (2013). Loss and size minimization of surface plasmon polariton nanolasers in near infrared. In CLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2013 (pp. JTu4A.32). (CLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2013).