We study plasmon assisted nanotrapping using tapered metallic nanopillars. We use 3D full-wave time-harmonic field analysis to predict field distribution and the dipolar force on sub-wavelength dielectric particles in proximity to these structures.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

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