Z. Pan, J. Guo, R. Soref, W. Buchwald, G. Sun, "Mode properties of flat-top silver nanoridge surface plasmon
waveguides," J. Opt. Soc. Amer. B 29, 340-345 (2012).

Z. Pan, J. Guo, R. Soref, W. Buchwald, G. Sun, "Guided plasmon modes of triangular and inverted triangular
cross section silver nanoridges," J. Opt. Soc.
Amer. B 29, 950-958 (2012).

X. Luo, J. Sun, J. Ritchie, W. Chang, W. Wang, "Deterministic fabrication of nanostructures for plasmonic
lens by focused ion beam," Int. J. Adv. Manuf.
Technol. 57, 1003-1009 (2011).

A. V. Krasavin, A. V. Zayats, "Silicon-based plasmonic waveguides," Opt. Exp. 18, 11791-11799 (2010).

J. W. Cleary, R. E. Peale, D. J. Shelton, G. D. Boreman, C. W. Smith, M. Ishigami, R. Soref, A. Drehman, W. R. Buchwald, "IR permittivities for silicides and doped
silicon," J. Opt. Soc. Amer. B 27, 730-734 (2010).

S.-Y. Cho, R. A. Soref, "Low-loss silicide/silicon plasmonic
ribbon waveguides for mid and far-infrared applications," Opt. Lett. 34, 1759-1761 (2009).

R. Adato, J. Guo, "Modification of dispersion, localization,
and attenuation of thin metal stripe symmetric surface plasmon-polariton modes
by thin dielectric layers," J. Appl. Phys. 105, 034306-034311 (2009).

C. Reinhardt, A. Seidel, A. B. Evlyukhin, W. Cheng, B. N. Chichkov, "Mode-selective excitation of laser-written
dielectric-loaded surface plasmon polariton waveguides," J. Opt. Soc. Amer. B 26, B55-B60 (2009).

J. Chen, G. A. Smolyakov, S. R. Brueck, K. J. Malloy, "Surface plasmon modes of finite,
planar, metal-insulator-metal plasmonic waveguides," Opt.
Exp. 16, 14902-14909 (2008).

T. Holmgaard, Z. Chen, S. I. Bozhevolnyi, L. Markey, A. Dereux, A. V. Krasavin, A. V. Zayats, "Bend- and splitting loss of dielectric-loaded
surface plasmon-polariton waveguides," Opt.
Exp. 16, 13585-13592 (2008).

A. V. Krasavin, A. V. Zayats, "Three-dimensional numerical
modeling of photonic integration with dielectric-loaded SPP waveguides," Phys. Rev. B 78, (2008) Art. ID 045425.

E. Moreno, S. G. Rodrigo, S. I. Bozhevolnyi, L. Martín-Moreno, F. J. García-Vidal, "Guiding and focusing of electromagnetic
fields with wedge plasmon polaritons," Phys.
Rev. Lett. 100, (2008) Art. ID 023901.

E. J. R. Vesseur, R. de Waele, H. J. Lezec, H. A. Atwater, F. J. G. de Abajo, A. Polman, "Surface plasmon polariton modes
in a single-crystal Au nanoresonator fabricated using focused-ion-beam milling," Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 083110-083113 (2008).

R. Soref, R. E. Peale, W. Buchwald, "Longwave plasmonics on doped
silicon and silicides," Opt. Exp. 16, 6507-6514 (2008).

J. Guo, R. Adato, "Control of 2-D plasmon-polariton mode with
dielectric nanolayers," Opt. Exp. 16, 1232-1237 (2008).

Z. Sun, "Vertical dielectric-sandwiched
thin metal layer for compact, low-loss long range surface plasmon waveguiding," Appl. Phys. Lett. 91, 111112-111113 (2007).

G. Veronis, S. Fan, "Modes of subwavelength plasmonic slot waveguides," J. Lightw. Technol. 25, 2511-2521 (2007).

E. Feigenbaum, M. Orenstein, "Modeling of complementary (void)
plasmon waveguiding," J. Lightw. Technol. 25, 2547-2562 (2007).

M. Yan, M. Qiu, "Guided plasmon polariton at 2-D metal corners," J. Opt. Soc. Amer. B 24, 2333-2342 (2007).

Y. Satuby, M. Orenstein, "Surface plasmon-polariton modes
in deep metallic trenches—Measurement and analysis," Opt. Exp. 15, 4247-4252 (2007).

P. Berini, "Long-range surface plasmon-polariton
waveguides in silica," J. Appl. Phys. 102, 053105-053108 (2007).

R. Buckley, P. Berini, "Figures of merit for 2-D surface
plasmon waveguides and application to metal stripes," Opt.
Exp. 15, 12174-12182 (2007).

A. V. Krasavin, A. V. Zayats, "Passive photonic elements based
on dielectric-loaded surface plasmon polariton waveguides," Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 211101-211103 (2007).

R. Adato, J. Guo, "Characteristics of ultra-long range surface
plasmon waves at optical frequencies," Opt.
Exp. 15, 5008-5017 (2007).

Y. Wang, R. Islam, G. V. Eleftheriades, "An ultra-short contra-directional coupler
utilizing surface plasmon-polaritons at optical frequencies," Opt. Exp. 14, 7279-7290 (2006).

B. Steinberger, A. Hohenau, H. Ditlbacher, A. L. Stepanov, A. Drezet, F. R. Aussenegg, A. Leitner, J. R. Krenn, "Dielectric stripes on gold
as surface plasmon waveguides," Appl. Phys.
Lett. 88, 094104-094103 (2006).

P. Berini, "Figures of merit for surface
plasmon waveguides," Opt. Exp. 14, 13030-13042 (2006).

E. Feigenbaum, M. Orenstein, "Nano plasmon polariton modes
of a wedge cross section metal waveguide," Opt.
Exp. 14, 8779-8784 (2006).

A. Degiron, D. Smith, "Numerical simulations of long-range plasmons," Opt. Exp. 14, 1611-1625 (2006).

S. I. Bozhevolnyi, "Effective-index modeling of
channel plasmon polaritons," Opt. Exp. 14, 9467-9476 (2006).

E. Moreno, F. J. Garcia-Vidal, S. G. Rodrigo, L. Martin-Moreno, S. I. Bozhevolnyi, "Channel plasmon-polaritons:
Modal shape, dispersion, and losses," Opt. Lett. 31, 3447-3449 (2006).

J. Guo, R. Adato, "Extended long range plasmon waves in finite
thickness metal film and layered dielectric materials," Opt.
Exp. 14, 12409-12418 (2006).

S. I. Bozhevolnyi, V. S. Volkov, E. Devaux, T. W. Ebbesen, "Channel plasmon-polariton guiding
by subwavelength metal grooves," Phys. Rev.
Lett. 95, (2005) Art.
ID 046802.

L. Liu, Z. Han, S. He, "Novel surface plasmon waveguide for high integration," Opt. Exp. 13, 6645-6650 (2005).

R. Zia, A. Chandran, M. L. Brongersma, "Dielectric waveguide model
for guided surface polaritons," Opt. Lett. 30, 1473-1475 (2005).

I. I. Smolyaninov, Y.-J. Hung, C. C. Davis, "Surface plasmon dielectric
waveguides," Appl. Phys. Lett. 87, 241106-241103 (2005).

D. F. P. Pile, T. Ogawa, D. K. Gramotnev, T. Okamoto, M. Haraguchi, M. Fukui, S. Matsuo, "Theoretical and experimental investigation of strongly localized
plasmons on triangular metal wedges for subwavelength waveguiding," Appl. Phys. Lett. 87, 061106-061103 (2005).

R. Zia, M. D. Selker, P. B. Catrysse, M. L. Brongersma, "Geometries and materials for
subwavelength surface plasmon modes," J. Opt.
Soc. Amer. A 21, 2442-2446 (2004).

D. K. Gramotnev, D. F. P. Pile, "Single-mode subwavelength waveguide
with channel plasmon-polaritons in triangular grooves on a metal surface," Appl. Phys. Lett. 85, 6323-6325 (2004).

D. F. P. Pile, D. K. Gramotnev, "Channel plasmon-polariton in
atriangular groove on a metal surface," Opt.
Lett. 29, 1069-1071 (2004).

S. J. Al-Bader, "Optical transmission on metallic
wires-fundamental modes," IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 40, 325-329 (2004).

W. L. Barnes, A. Dereux, T. W. Ebbesen, "Surface plasmon subwavelength
optics," Nature 424, 824-830 (2003).

J. A. Sánchez-Gil, "Localized surface-plasmon polaritons
in disordered nanostructured metal surfaces: Shape versus Anderson-localized
resonances," Phys. Rev. B 68, (2003) Art. ID 113410.

I. V. Novikov, A. A. Maradudin, "Channel polaritons," Phys. Rev. B 66, (2002) Art. ID 035403.

B. Lamprecht, J. R. Krenn, G. Schider, H. Ditlbacher, M. Salerno, N. Felidj, A. Leitner, F. R. Aussenegg, J. C. Weeber, "Surface plasmon propagation
in microscale metal stripes," Appl. Phys. Lett. 79, 51-53 (2001).

P. Berini, "Plasmon-polariton modes guided
by a metal film of finite width bounded by different dielectrics," Opt. Exp. 7, 329-335 (2000).

R. Charbonneau, P. Berini, E. Berolo, E. Lisicka-Shrzek, "Experimental observation of
plasmon polariton waves supported by a thin metal film of finite width," Opt. Lett. 25, 844-846 (2000).

P. Berini, "Plasmon-polariton waves guided
by thin lossy metal films of finite width: Bound modes of symmetric structures," Phys. Rev. B 61, 10484-10503 (2000).

F. Yang, J. R. Sambles, G. W. Bradberry, "Long-range surface modes supported
by thin films," Phys. Rev. B 44, 5855-5872 (1991).

J. Q. Lu, A. A. Maradudin, "Channel plasmons," Phys. Rev. B 42, 11159-11165 (1990).

L. Wendler, R. Haupt, "Long-range surface plasmon-polaritons in
asymmetric layer structures," J. Appl. Phys. 59, 3289-3291 (1986).

A. E. Craig, G. A. Olson, D. Sarid, "Experimental observation of the long-range
surface-plasmon polariton," Opt. Lett. 8, 380-382 (1983).

G. I. Stegeman, J. J. Burke, D. G. Hall, "Surface-polaritonlike waves
guided by thin, lossy metal films," Opt. Lett. 8, 383-385 (1983).

D. Sarid, "Long-range surface-plasma waves
on very thin metal films," Phys. Rev. Lett. 47, 1927-1930 (1981).

A. D. Boardman, G. C. Aers, R. Teshima, "Retarded edge modes of a parabolic
wedge," Phys. Rev. B 24, 5703-5712 (1981).

P. B. Johnson, R. W. Christy, "Optical constants of the noble
metals," Phys. Rev. B 6, 4370-4379 (1972).

E. N. Economou, "Surface plasmons in thin films," Phys. Rev. 182, 539-554 (1969).

E. A. Stern, R. A. Ferrell, "Surface plasma oscillations
of a degenerate electron gas," Phys. Rev. 120, 130-136 (1960).

B. Steinberger, A. Hohenau, H. Ditlbacher, A. L. Stepanov, A. Drezet, F. R. Aussenegg, A. Leitner, J. R. Krenn, "Dielectric stripes on gold
as surface plasmon waveguides," Appl. Phys.
Lett. 88, 094104-094103 (2006).

A. V. Krasavin, A. V. Zayats, "Passive photonic elements based
on dielectric-loaded surface plasmon polariton waveguides," Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 211101-211103 (2007).

I. I. Smolyaninov, Y.-J. Hung, C. C. Davis, "Surface plasmon dielectric
waveguides," Appl. Phys. Lett. 87, 241106-241103 (2005).

D. F. P. Pile, T. Ogawa, D. K. Gramotnev, T. Okamoto, M. Haraguchi, M. Fukui, S. Matsuo, "Theoretical and experimental investigation of strongly localized
plasmons on triangular metal wedges for subwavelength waveguiding," Appl. Phys. Lett. 87, 061106-061103 (2005).

E. J. R. Vesseur, R. de Waele, H. J. Lezec, H. A. Atwater, F. J. G. de Abajo, A. Polman, "Surface plasmon polariton modes
in a single-crystal Au nanoresonator fabricated using focused-ion-beam milling," Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 083110-083113 (2008).

B. Lamprecht, J. R. Krenn, G. Schider, H. Ditlbacher, M. Salerno, N. Felidj, A. Leitner, F. R. Aussenegg, J. C. Weeber, "Surface plasmon propagation
in microscale metal stripes," Appl. Phys. Lett. 79, 51-53 (2001).

D. K. Gramotnev, D. F. P. Pile, "Single-mode subwavelength waveguide
with channel plasmon-polaritons in triangular grooves on a metal surface," Appl. Phys. Lett. 85, 6323-6325 (2004).

Z. Sun, "Vertical dielectric-sandwiched
thin metal layer for compact, low-loss long range surface plasmon waveguiding," Appl. Phys. Lett. 91, 111112-111113 (2007).

S. J. Al-Bader, "Optical transmission on metallic
wires-fundamental modes," IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 40, 325-329 (2004).

X. Luo, J. Sun, J. Ritchie, W. Chang, W. Wang, "Deterministic fabrication of nanostructures for plasmonic
lens by focused ion beam," Int. J. Adv. Manuf.
Technol. 57, 1003-1009 (2011).

R. Adato, J. Guo, "Modification of dispersion, localization,
and attenuation of thin metal stripe symmetric surface plasmon-polariton modes
by thin dielectric layers," J. Appl. Phys. 105, 034306-034311 (2009).

P. Berini, "Long-range surface plasmon-polariton
waveguides in silica," J. Appl. Phys. 102, 053105-053108 (2007).

L. Wendler, R. Haupt, "Long-range surface plasmon-polaritons in
asymmetric layer structures," J. Appl. Phys. 59, 3289-3291 (1986).

G. Veronis, S. Fan, "Modes of subwavelength plasmonic slot waveguides," J. Lightw. Technol. 25, 2511-2521 (2007).

E. Feigenbaum, M. Orenstein, "Modeling of complementary (void)
plasmon waveguiding," J. Lightw. Technol. 25, 2547-2562 (2007).

R. Zia, M. D. Selker, P. B. Catrysse, M. L. Brongersma, "Geometries and materials for
subwavelength surface plasmon modes," J. Opt.
Soc. Amer. A 21, 2442-2446 (2004).

Z. Pan, J. Guo, R. Soref, W. Buchwald, G. Sun, "Guided plasmon modes of triangular and inverted triangular
cross section silver nanoridges," J. Opt. Soc.
Amer. B 29, 950-958 (2012).

J. W. Cleary, R. E. Peale, D. J. Shelton, G. D. Boreman, C. W. Smith, M. Ishigami, R. Soref, A. Drehman, W. R. Buchwald, "IR permittivities for silicides and doped
silicon," J. Opt. Soc. Amer. B 27, 730-734 (2010).

C. Reinhardt, A. Seidel, A. B. Evlyukhin, W. Cheng, B. N. Chichkov, "Mode-selective excitation of laser-written
dielectric-loaded surface plasmon polariton waveguides," J. Opt. Soc. Amer. B 26, B55-B60 (2009).

Z. Pan, J. Guo, R. Soref, W. Buchwald, G. Sun, "Mode properties of flat-top silver nanoridge surface plasmon
waveguides," J. Opt. Soc. Amer. B 29, 340-345 (2012).

M. Yan, M. Qiu, "Guided plasmon polariton at 2-D metal corners," J. Opt. Soc. Amer. B 24, 2333-2342 (2007).

W. L. Barnes, A. Dereux, T. W. Ebbesen, "Surface plasmon subwavelength
optics," Nature 424, 824-830 (2003).

J. Guo, R. Adato, "Extended long range plasmon waves in finite
thickness metal film and layered dielectric materials," Opt.
Exp. 14, 12409-12418 (2006).

E. Feigenbaum, M. Orenstein, "Nano plasmon polariton modes
of a wedge cross section metal waveguide," Opt.
Exp. 14, 8779-8784 (2006).

T. Holmgaard, Z. Chen, S. I. Bozhevolnyi, L. Markey, A. Dereux, A. V. Krasavin, A. V. Zayats, "Bend- and splitting loss of dielectric-loaded
surface plasmon-polariton waveguides," Opt.
Exp. 16, 13585-13592 (2008).

R. Adato, J. Guo, "Characteristics of ultra-long range surface
plasmon waves at optical frequencies," Opt.
Exp. 15, 5008-5017 (2007).

J. Chen, G. A. Smolyakov, S. R. Brueck, K. J. Malloy, "Surface plasmon modes of finite,
planar, metal-insulator-metal plasmonic waveguides," Opt.
Exp. 16, 14902-14909 (2008).

R. Buckley, P. Berini, "Figures of merit for 2-D surface
plasmon waveguides and application to metal stripes," Opt.
Exp. 15, 12174-12182 (2007).

D. F. P. Pile, D. K. Gramotnev, "Channel plasmon-polariton in
atriangular groove on a metal surface," Opt.
Lett. 29, 1069-1071 (2004).

S. I. Bozhevolnyi, "Effective-index modeling of
channel plasmon polaritons," Opt. Exp. 14, 9467-9476 (2006).

Y. Satuby, M. Orenstein, "Surface plasmon-polariton modes
in deep metallic trenches—Measurement and analysis," Opt. Exp. 15, 4247-4252 (2007).

L. Liu, Z. Han, S. He, "Novel surface plasmon waveguide for high integration," Opt. Exp. 13, 6645-6650 (2005).

J. Guo, R. Adato, "Control of 2-D plasmon-polariton mode with
dielectric nanolayers," Opt. Exp. 16, 1232-1237 (2008).

Y. Wang, R. Islam, G. V. Eleftheriades, "An ultra-short contra-directional coupler
utilizing surface plasmon-polaritons at optical frequencies," Opt. Exp. 14, 7279-7290 (2006).

A. Degiron, D. Smith, "Numerical simulations of long-range plasmons," Opt. Exp. 14, 1611-1625 (2006).

P. Berini, "Plasmon-polariton modes guided
by a metal film of finite width bounded by different dielectrics," Opt. Exp. 7, 329-335 (2000).

P. Berini, "Figures of merit for surface
plasmon waveguides," Opt. Exp. 14, 13030-13042 (2006).

R. Soref, R. E. Peale, W. Buchwald, "Longwave plasmonics on doped
silicon and silicides," Opt. Exp. 16, 6507-6514 (2008).

A. V. Krasavin, A. V. Zayats, "Silicon-based plasmonic waveguides," Opt. Exp. 18, 11791-11799 (2010).

S.-Y. Cho, R. A. Soref, "Low-loss silicide/silicon plasmonic
ribbon waveguides for mid and far-infrared applications," Opt. Lett. 34, 1759-1761 (2009).

R. Zia, A. Chandran, M. L. Brongersma, "Dielectric waveguide model
for guided surface polaritons," Opt. Lett. 30, 1473-1475 (2005).

P. Berini, "Plasmon polariton modes guided
by a metal film of finite width," Opt. Lett. 24, 1011-1013 (1999).

A. E. Craig, G. A. Olson, D. Sarid, "Experimental observation of the long-range
surface-plasmon polariton," Opt. Lett. 8, 380-382 (1983).

G. I. Stegeman, J. J. Burke, D. G. Hall, "Surface-polaritonlike waves
guided by thin, lossy metal films," Opt. Lett. 8, 383-385 (1983).

R. Charbonneau, P. Berini, E. Berolo, E. Lisicka-Shrzek, "Experimental observation of
plasmon polariton waves supported by a thin metal film of finite width," Opt. Lett. 25, 844-846 (2000).

F. Y. Kou, T. Tamir, "Range extension of surface plasmons by dielectric
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E. Moreno, F. J. Garcia-Vidal, S. G. Rodrigo, L. Martin-Moreno, S. I. Bozhevolnyi, "Channel plasmon-polaritons:
Modal shape, dispersion, and losses," Opt. Lett. 31, 3447-3449 (2006).

E. Moreno, S. G. Rodrigo, S. I. Bozhevolnyi, L. Martín-Moreno, F. J. García-Vidal, "Guiding and focusing of electromagnetic
fields with wedge plasmon polaritons," Phys.
Rev. Lett. 100, (2008) Art. ID 023901.

S. I. Bozhevolnyi, V. S. Volkov, E. Devaux, T. W. Ebbesen, "Channel plasmon-polariton guiding
by subwavelength metal grooves," Phys. Rev.
Lett. 95, (2005) Art.
ID 046802.

E. N. Economou, "Surface plasmons in thin films," Phys. Rev. 182, 539-554 (1969).

E. A. Stern, R. A. Ferrell, "Surface plasma oscillations
of a degenerate electron gas," Phys. Rev. 120, 130-136 (1960).

P. Berini, "Plasmon-polariton waves guided
by thin lossy metal films of finite width: Bound modes of symmetric structures," Phys. Rev. B 61, 10484-10503 (2000).

F. Yang, J. R. Sambles, G. W. Bradberry, "Long-range surface modes supported
by thin films," Phys. Rev. B 44, 5855-5872 (1991).

J. Q. Lu, A. A. Maradudin, "Channel plasmons," Phys. Rev. B 42, 11159-11165 (1990).

I. V. Novikov, A. A. Maradudin, "Channel polaritons," Phys. Rev. B 66, (2002) Art. ID 035403.

A. D. Boardman, G. C. Aers, R. Teshima, "Retarded edge modes of a parabolic
wedge," Phys. Rev. B 24, 5703-5712 (1981).

J. A. Sánchez-Gil, "Localized surface-plasmon polaritons
in disordered nanostructured metal surfaces: Shape versus Anderson-localized
resonances," Phys. Rev. B 68, (2003) Art. ID 113410.

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P. B. Johnson, R. W. Christy, "Optical constants of the noble
metals," Phys. Rev. B 6, 4370-4379 (1972).

A. V. Krasavin, A. V. Zayats, "Three-dimensional numerical
modeling of photonic integration with dielectric-loaded SPP waveguides," Phys. Rev. B 78, (2008) Art. ID 045425.

D. Sarid, "Long-range surface-plasma waves
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