M. B. Dühring, N. A. Mortensen, and O. Sigmund, “Plasmonic versus dielectric enhancement in thin-film solar cells,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 100, 211914 (2012).

[CrossRef]

A. Polman, and H. A. Atwater, “Photonic design principles for ultrahigh-efficiency photovoltaics,” Nat. Mater. 11, 174–177 (2012).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

K. S. Friis, and O. Sigmund, “Robust topology design of periodic grating surfaces,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 29, 2935–2943 (2012).

[CrossRef]

J. S. Jensen and O. Sigmund, “Topology optimization for nano-photonics,” Laser Photon. Rev. 5, 308–321 (2011).

[CrossRef]

K. Fuchi, A. R. Diaz, E. Rothwell, R. Ouedraogo, and A. Temme, “Topology optimization of periodic layouts of dielectric materials,” Struct. Multidiscip. Optim. 42, 483–493 (2010).

[CrossRef]

J. A. Schuller, E. S. Barnard, W. Cai, Y. C. Jun, J. S. White, and M. L. Brongersma, “Plasmonics for extreme light concentration and manipulation,” Nat. Mater. 9, 193–204 (2010).

[CrossRef]

H. A. Atwater and A. Polman, “Plasmonics for improved photovoltaic devices,” Nat. Mater. 9, 205–213 (2010).

[CrossRef]

L. Y. Cao, P. Fan, A. P. Vasudev, J. S. White, Z. Yu, W. Cai, J. A. Schuller, S. Fan, and M. L. Brongersma, “Semiconductor nanowire optical antenna solar absorbers,” Nano Lett. 10, 439–445 (2010).

[CrossRef]

M. B. Dühring, O. Sigmund, and T. Feurer, “Design of photonic-bandgap fibers by topology optimization,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 27, 51–58 (2010).

[CrossRef]

J. A. Andkjær, S. Nishiwaki, T. Nomura, and O. Sigmund, “Topology optimization of grating couplers for the efficient excitation of surface plasmons,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 27, 1828–1832 (2010).

[CrossRef]

J. S. White, G. Veronis, Z. Yu, E. S. Barnard, A. Chandran, S. Fan, and M. L. Brongersma, “Extraordinary optical absorption through subwavelength slits,” Opt. Lett. 34, 686–688 (2009).

[CrossRef]

R. A. Pala, J. White, E. Barnard, J. Liu, and M. L. Brongersma, “Design of plasmonic thin-film solar cells with broadband absorption enhancements,” Adv. Mater. 21, 3504–3509 (2009).

[CrossRef]

J. N. Anker, W. P. Hall, O. Lyandres, N. C. Shah, J. Zhao, and R. P. Van Duyne, “Biosensing with plasmonic nanosensors,” Nat. Mater. 7, 442–453 (2008).

[CrossRef]

J. Riishede and O. Sigmund, “Inverse design of dispersion compensating optical fibres using topology optimization,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 25, 88–97 (2008).

[CrossRef]

K. R. Catchpole and A. Polman, “Plasmonic solar cells,” Opt. Express 16, 21793–21800 (2008).

[CrossRef]

F. J. G. de Abajo, “Colloquium: light scattering by particle and hole arrays,” Rev. Mod. Phys. 79, 1267–1290 (2007).

[CrossRef]

D. Derkacs, S. H. Lim, P. Matheu, W. Mar, and E. T. Yu, “Improved performance of amorphous silicon solar cells via scattering from surface plasmon polaritons in nearby metallic nanoparticles,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 89, 093103 (2006).

[CrossRef]

Y. Tsuji, K. Hirayama, T. Nomura, K. Sato, and S. Nishiwaki, “Design of optical circuit devices based on topology optimization,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 18, 850–852 (2006).

[CrossRef]

L. H. Olesen, F. Okkels, and H. Bruus, “A high-level programming-language implementation of topology optimization applied to steady-state Navier-Stokes flow,” Int. J. Num. Methods Eng. 65, 975–1001 (2006).

[CrossRef]

U. Basu and A. K. Chopra, “Perfectly matched layers for time-harmonic elastodynamics of unbounded domains: theory and finite-element implementation,” Comput. Methods Appl. Mech. Eng. 192, 1337–1375 (2003).

[CrossRef]

O. Sigmund and J. S. Jensen, “Systematic design of phononic band gap materials and structures by topology optimization,” Philos. Trans. R. Soc. A 361, 1001–1019 (2003).

[CrossRef]

S. J. Cox and D. C. Dobson, “Maximizing band gaps in two-dimensional photonic crystals,” SIAM J. Appl. Math. 59, 2108–2120 (1999).

[CrossRef]

T. W. Ebbesen, H. J. Lezec, H. F. Ghaemi, T. Thio, and P. A. Wolff, “Extraordinary optical transmission through sub-wavelength hole arrays,” Nature 391, 667–669 (1998).

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

M. P. Bendsøe and N. Kikuchi, “Generating optimal topologies in structural design using a homogenization method,” Comput. Methods.Appl. Mech.Eng. 71, 197–224 (1988).

[CrossRef]

K. Svanberg, “The method of moving asymptotes—a new method for structural optimization,” Int. J. Num. Methods Eng. 24, 359–373 (1987).

[CrossRef]

J. N. Anker, W. P. Hall, O. Lyandres, N. C. Shah, J. Zhao, and R. P. Van Duyne, “Biosensing with plasmonic nanosensors,” Nat. Mater. 7, 442–453 (2008).

[CrossRef]

A. Polman, and H. A. Atwater, “Photonic design principles for ultrahigh-efficiency photovoltaics,” Nat. Mater. 11, 174–177 (2012).

[CrossRef]

H. A. Atwater and A. Polman, “Plasmonics for improved photovoltaic devices,” Nat. Mater. 9, 205–213 (2010).

[CrossRef]

R. A. Pala, J. White, E. Barnard, J. Liu, and M. L. Brongersma, “Design of plasmonic thin-film solar cells with broadband absorption enhancements,” Adv. Mater. 21, 3504–3509 (2009).

[CrossRef]

J. A. Schuller, E. S. Barnard, W. Cai, Y. C. Jun, J. S. White, and M. L. Brongersma, “Plasmonics for extreme light concentration and manipulation,” Nat. Mater. 9, 193–204 (2010).

[CrossRef]

J. S. White, G. Veronis, Z. Yu, E. S. Barnard, A. Chandran, S. Fan, and M. L. Brongersma, “Extraordinary optical absorption through subwavelength slits,” Opt. Lett. 34, 686–688 (2009).

[CrossRef]

U. Basu and A. K. Chopra, “Perfectly matched layers for time-harmonic elastodynamics of unbounded domains: theory and finite-element implementation,” Comput. Methods Appl. Mech. Eng. 192, 1337–1375 (2003).

[CrossRef]

M. P. Bendsøe and N. Kikuchi, “Generating optimal topologies in structural design using a homogenization method,” Comput. Methods.Appl. Mech.Eng. 71, 197–224 (1988).

[CrossRef]

M. P. Bendsøe and O. Sigmund, Topology Optimization—Theory, Methods and Applications (Springer-Verlag, 2003).

J. A. Schuller, E. S. Barnard, W. Cai, Y. C. Jun, J. S. White, and M. L. Brongersma, “Plasmonics for extreme light concentration and manipulation,” Nat. Mater. 9, 193–204 (2010).

[CrossRef]

L. Y. Cao, P. Fan, A. P. Vasudev, J. S. White, Z. Yu, W. Cai, J. A. Schuller, S. Fan, and M. L. Brongersma, “Semiconductor nanowire optical antenna solar absorbers,” Nano Lett. 10, 439–445 (2010).

[CrossRef]

R. A. Pala, J. White, E. Barnard, J. Liu, and M. L. Brongersma, “Design of plasmonic thin-film solar cells with broadband absorption enhancements,” Adv. Mater. 21, 3504–3509 (2009).

[CrossRef]

J. S. White, G. Veronis, Z. Yu, E. S. Barnard, A. Chandran, S. Fan, and M. L. Brongersma, “Extraordinary optical absorption through subwavelength slits,” Opt. Lett. 34, 686–688 (2009).

[CrossRef]

L. H. Olesen, F. Okkels, and H. Bruus, “A high-level programming-language implementation of topology optimization applied to steady-state Navier-Stokes flow,” Int. J. Num. Methods Eng. 65, 975–1001 (2006).

[CrossRef]

L. Y. Cao, P. Fan, A. P. Vasudev, J. S. White, Z. Yu, W. Cai, J. A. Schuller, S. Fan, and M. L. Brongersma, “Semiconductor nanowire optical antenna solar absorbers,” Nano Lett. 10, 439–445 (2010).

[CrossRef]

J. A. Schuller, E. S. Barnard, W. Cai, Y. C. Jun, J. S. White, and M. L. Brongersma, “Plasmonics for extreme light concentration and manipulation,” Nat. Mater. 9, 193–204 (2010).

[CrossRef]

L. Y. Cao, P. Fan, A. P. Vasudev, J. S. White, Z. Yu, W. Cai, J. A. Schuller, S. Fan, and M. L. Brongersma, “Semiconductor nanowire optical antenna solar absorbers,” Nano Lett. 10, 439–445 (2010).

[CrossRef]

U. Basu and A. K. Chopra, “Perfectly matched layers for time-harmonic elastodynamics of unbounded domains: theory and finite-element implementation,” Comput. Methods Appl. Mech. Eng. 192, 1337–1375 (2003).

[CrossRef]

S. J. Cox and D. C. Dobson, “Maximizing band gaps in two-dimensional photonic crystals,” SIAM J. Appl. Math. 59, 2108–2120 (1999).

[CrossRef]

R. R. Syms and J. R. Cozens, Optical Guided Waves and Devices (McGraw-Hill, 1992).

F. J. G. de Abajo, “Colloquium: light scattering by particle and hole arrays,” Rev. Mod. Phys. 79, 1267–1290 (2007).

[CrossRef]

D. Derkacs, S. H. Lim, P. Matheu, W. Mar, and E. T. Yu, “Improved performance of amorphous silicon solar cells via scattering from surface plasmon polaritons in nearby metallic nanoparticles,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 89, 093103 (2006).

[CrossRef]

K. Fuchi, A. R. Diaz, E. Rothwell, R. Ouedraogo, and A. Temme, “Topology optimization of periodic layouts of dielectric materials,” Struct. Multidiscip. Optim. 42, 483–493 (2010).

[CrossRef]

S. J. Cox and D. C. Dobson, “Maximizing band gaps in two-dimensional photonic crystals,” SIAM J. Appl. Math. 59, 2108–2120 (1999).

[CrossRef]

M. B. Dühring, N. A. Mortensen, and O. Sigmund, “Plasmonic versus dielectric enhancement in thin-film solar cells,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 100, 211914 (2012).

[CrossRef]

M. B. Dühring, O. Sigmund, and T. Feurer, “Design of photonic-bandgap fibers by topology optimization,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 27, 51–58 (2010).

[CrossRef]

T. W. Ebbesen, H. J. Lezec, H. F. Ghaemi, T. Thio, and P. A. Wolff, “Extraordinary optical transmission through sub-wavelength hole arrays,” Nature 391, 667–669 (1998).

[CrossRef]

L. Y. Cao, P. Fan, A. P. Vasudev, J. S. White, Z. Yu, W. Cai, J. A. Schuller, S. Fan, and M. L. Brongersma, “Semiconductor nanowire optical antenna solar absorbers,” Nano Lett. 10, 439–445 (2010).

[CrossRef]

L. Y. Cao, P. Fan, A. P. Vasudev, J. S. White, Z. Yu, W. Cai, J. A. Schuller, S. Fan, and M. L. Brongersma, “Semiconductor nanowire optical antenna solar absorbers,” Nano Lett. 10, 439–445 (2010).

[CrossRef]

J. S. White, G. Veronis, Z. Yu, E. S. Barnard, A. Chandran, S. Fan, and M. L. Brongersma, “Extraordinary optical absorption through subwavelength slits,” Opt. Lett. 34, 686–688 (2009).

[CrossRef]

K. Fuchi, A. R. Diaz, E. Rothwell, R. Ouedraogo, and A. Temme, “Topology optimization of periodic layouts of dielectric materials,” Struct. Multidiscip. Optim. 42, 483–493 (2010).

[CrossRef]

O. D. Miller, V. Ganapati, and E. Yablonovitch, “Inverse design of a nano-scale surface texture for light trapping,” in CLEO: Science and Innovations, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2012), paper CF2J.2.

T. W. Ebbesen, H. J. Lezec, H. F. Ghaemi, T. Thio, and P. A. Wolff, “Extraordinary optical transmission through sub-wavelength hole arrays,” Nature 391, 667–669 (1998).

[CrossRef]

J. N. Anker, W. P. Hall, O. Lyandres, N. C. Shah, J. Zhao, and R. P. Van Duyne, “Biosensing with plasmonic nanosensors,” Nat. Mater. 7, 442–453 (2008).

[CrossRef]

Y. Tsuji, K. Hirayama, T. Nomura, K. Sato, and S. Nishiwaki, “Design of optical circuit devices based on topology optimization,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 18, 850–852 (2006).

[CrossRef]

J. S. Jensen and O. Sigmund, “Topology optimization for nano-photonics,” Laser Photon. Rev. 5, 308–321 (2011).

[CrossRef]

J. S. Jensen and O. Sigmund, “Topology optimization of photonic crystal structures: a high-bandwidth low-loss T-junction waveguide,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 22, 1191–1198 (2005).

[CrossRef]

P. I. Borel, A. Harpøth, L. H. Frandsen, M. Kristensen, J. S. Jensen, P. Shi, and O. Sigmund, “Topology optimization and fabrication of photonic crystal structures,” Opt. Express 12, 1996–2001 (2004).

[CrossRef]

O. Sigmund and J. S. Jensen, “Systematic design of phononic band gap materials and structures by topology optimization,” Philos. Trans. R. Soc. A 361, 1001–1019 (2003).

[CrossRef]

J. A. Schuller, E. S. Barnard, W. Cai, Y. C. Jun, J. S. White, and M. L. Brongersma, “Plasmonics for extreme light concentration and manipulation,” Nat. Mater. 9, 193–204 (2010).

[CrossRef]

M. P. Bendsøe and N. Kikuchi, “Generating optimal topologies in structural design using a homogenization method,” Comput. Methods.Appl. Mech.Eng. 71, 197–224 (1988).

[CrossRef]

T. W. Ebbesen, H. J. Lezec, H. F. Ghaemi, T. Thio, and P. A. Wolff, “Extraordinary optical transmission through sub-wavelength hole arrays,” Nature 391, 667–669 (1998).

[CrossRef]

D. Derkacs, S. H. Lim, P. Matheu, W. Mar, and E. T. Yu, “Improved performance of amorphous silicon solar cells via scattering from surface plasmon polaritons in nearby metallic nanoparticles,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 89, 093103 (2006).

[CrossRef]

R. A. Pala, J. White, E. Barnard, J. Liu, and M. L. Brongersma, “Design of plasmonic thin-film solar cells with broadband absorption enhancements,” Adv. Mater. 21, 3504–3509 (2009).

[CrossRef]

J. N. Anker, W. P. Hall, O. Lyandres, N. C. Shah, J. Zhao, and R. P. Van Duyne, “Biosensing with plasmonic nanosensors,” Nat. Mater. 7, 442–453 (2008).

[CrossRef]

D. Derkacs, S. H. Lim, P. Matheu, W. Mar, and E. T. Yu, “Improved performance of amorphous silicon solar cells via scattering from surface plasmon polaritons in nearby metallic nanoparticles,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 89, 093103 (2006).

[CrossRef]

D. Derkacs, S. H. Lim, P. Matheu, W. Mar, and E. T. Yu, “Improved performance of amorphous silicon solar cells via scattering from surface plasmon polaritons in nearby metallic nanoparticles,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 89, 093103 (2006).

[CrossRef]

D. A. Tortorelli and P. Michaleris, “Design sensitivity analysis: overview and review,” Inverse Probl. Eng. 1, 71–105 (1994).

[CrossRef]

O. D. Miller, V. Ganapati, and E. Yablonovitch, “Inverse design of a nano-scale surface texture for light trapping,” in CLEO: Science and Innovations, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2012), paper CF2J.2.

M. B. Dühring, N. A. Mortensen, and O. Sigmund, “Plasmonic versus dielectric enhancement in thin-film solar cells,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 100, 211914 (2012).

[CrossRef]

J. A. Andkjær, S. Nishiwaki, T. Nomura, and O. Sigmund, “Topology optimization of grating couplers for the efficient excitation of surface plasmons,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 27, 1828–1832 (2010).

[CrossRef]

Y. Tsuji, K. Hirayama, T. Nomura, K. Sato, and S. Nishiwaki, “Design of optical circuit devices based on topology optimization,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 18, 850–852 (2006).

[CrossRef]

J. A. Andkjær, S. Nishiwaki, T. Nomura, and O. Sigmund, “Topology optimization of grating couplers for the efficient excitation of surface plasmons,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 27, 1828–1832 (2010).

[CrossRef]

Y. Tsuji, K. Hirayama, T. Nomura, K. Sato, and S. Nishiwaki, “Design of optical circuit devices based on topology optimization,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 18, 850–852 (2006).

[CrossRef]

L. H. Olesen, F. Okkels, and H. Bruus, “A high-level programming-language implementation of topology optimization applied to steady-state Navier-Stokes flow,” Int. J. Num. Methods Eng. 65, 975–1001 (2006).

[CrossRef]

L. H. Olesen, F. Okkels, and H. Bruus, “A high-level programming-language implementation of topology optimization applied to steady-state Navier-Stokes flow,” Int. J. Num. Methods Eng. 65, 975–1001 (2006).

[CrossRef]

K. Fuchi, A. R. Diaz, E. Rothwell, R. Ouedraogo, and A. Temme, “Topology optimization of periodic layouts of dielectric materials,” Struct. Multidiscip. Optim. 42, 483–493 (2010).

[CrossRef]

R. A. Pala, J. White, E. Barnard, J. Liu, and M. L. Brongersma, “Design of plasmonic thin-film solar cells with broadband absorption enhancements,” Adv. Mater. 21, 3504–3509 (2009).

[CrossRef]

A. Polman, and H. A. Atwater, “Photonic design principles for ultrahigh-efficiency photovoltaics,” Nat. Mater. 11, 174–177 (2012).

[CrossRef]

H. A. Atwater and A. Polman, “Plasmonics for improved photovoltaic devices,” Nat. Mater. 9, 205–213 (2010).

[CrossRef]

K. R. Catchpole and A. Polman, “Plasmonic solar cells,” Opt. Express 16, 21793–21800 (2008).

[CrossRef]

K. Fuchi, A. R. Diaz, E. Rothwell, R. Ouedraogo, and A. Temme, “Topology optimization of periodic layouts of dielectric materials,” Struct. Multidiscip. Optim. 42, 483–493 (2010).

[CrossRef]

Y. Tsuji, K. Hirayama, T. Nomura, K. Sato, and S. Nishiwaki, “Design of optical circuit devices based on topology optimization,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 18, 850–852 (2006).

[CrossRef]

J. A. Schuller, E. S. Barnard, W. Cai, Y. C. Jun, J. S. White, and M. L. Brongersma, “Plasmonics for extreme light concentration and manipulation,” Nat. Mater. 9, 193–204 (2010).

[CrossRef]

L. Y. Cao, P. Fan, A. P. Vasudev, J. S. White, Z. Yu, W. Cai, J. A. Schuller, S. Fan, and M. L. Brongersma, “Semiconductor nanowire optical antenna solar absorbers,” Nano Lett. 10, 439–445 (2010).

[CrossRef]

J. N. Anker, W. P. Hall, O. Lyandres, N. C. Shah, J. Zhao, and R. P. Van Duyne, “Biosensing with plasmonic nanosensors,” Nat. Mater. 7, 442–453 (2008).

[CrossRef]

K. S. Friis, and O. Sigmund, “Robust topology design of periodic grating surfaces,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 29, 2935–2943 (2012).

[CrossRef]

M. B. Dühring, N. A. Mortensen, and O. Sigmund, “Plasmonic versus dielectric enhancement in thin-film solar cells,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 100, 211914 (2012).

[CrossRef]

J. S. Jensen and O. Sigmund, “Topology optimization for nano-photonics,” Laser Photon. Rev. 5, 308–321 (2011).

[CrossRef]

J. A. Andkjær, S. Nishiwaki, T. Nomura, and O. Sigmund, “Topology optimization of grating couplers for the efficient excitation of surface plasmons,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 27, 1828–1832 (2010).

[CrossRef]

M. B. Dühring, O. Sigmund, and T. Feurer, “Design of photonic-bandgap fibers by topology optimization,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 27, 51–58 (2010).

[CrossRef]

J. Riishede and O. Sigmund, “Inverse design of dispersion compensating optical fibres using topology optimization,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 25, 88–97 (2008).

[CrossRef]

J. S. Jensen and O. Sigmund, “Topology optimization of photonic crystal structures: a high-bandwidth low-loss T-junction waveguide,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 22, 1191–1198 (2005).

[CrossRef]

P. I. Borel, A. Harpøth, L. H. Frandsen, M. Kristensen, J. S. Jensen, P. Shi, and O. Sigmund, “Topology optimization and fabrication of photonic crystal structures,” Opt. Express 12, 1996–2001 (2004).

[CrossRef]

O. Sigmund and J. S. Jensen, “Systematic design of phononic band gap materials and structures by topology optimization,” Philos. Trans. R. Soc. A 361, 1001–1019 (2003).

[CrossRef]

M. P. Bendsøe and O. Sigmund, Topology Optimization—Theory, Methods and Applications (Springer-Verlag, 2003).

K. Svanberg, “The method of moving asymptotes—a new method for structural optimization,” Int. J. Num. Methods Eng. 24, 359–373 (1987).

[CrossRef]

R. R. Syms and J. R. Cozens, Optical Guided Waves and Devices (McGraw-Hill, 1992).

K. Fuchi, A. R. Diaz, E. Rothwell, R. Ouedraogo, and A. Temme, “Topology optimization of periodic layouts of dielectric materials,” Struct. Multidiscip. Optim. 42, 483–493 (2010).

[CrossRef]

T. W. Ebbesen, H. J. Lezec, H. F. Ghaemi, T. Thio, and P. A. Wolff, “Extraordinary optical transmission through sub-wavelength hole arrays,” Nature 391, 667–669 (1998).

[CrossRef]

D. A. Tortorelli and P. Michaleris, “Design sensitivity analysis: overview and review,” Inverse Probl. Eng. 1, 71–105 (1994).

[CrossRef]

Y. Tsuji, K. Hirayama, T. Nomura, K. Sato, and S. Nishiwaki, “Design of optical circuit devices based on topology optimization,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 18, 850–852 (2006).

[CrossRef]

J. N. Anker, W. P. Hall, O. Lyandres, N. C. Shah, J. Zhao, and R. P. Van Duyne, “Biosensing with plasmonic nanosensors,” Nat. Mater. 7, 442–453 (2008).

[CrossRef]

L. Y. Cao, P. Fan, A. P. Vasudev, J. S. White, Z. Yu, W. Cai, J. A. Schuller, S. Fan, and M. L. Brongersma, “Semiconductor nanowire optical antenna solar absorbers,” Nano Lett. 10, 439–445 (2010).

[CrossRef]

R. A. Pala, J. White, E. Barnard, J. Liu, and M. L. Brongersma, “Design of plasmonic thin-film solar cells with broadband absorption enhancements,” Adv. Mater. 21, 3504–3509 (2009).

[CrossRef]

L. Y. Cao, P. Fan, A. P. Vasudev, J. S. White, Z. Yu, W. Cai, J. A. Schuller, S. Fan, and M. L. Brongersma, “Semiconductor nanowire optical antenna solar absorbers,” Nano Lett. 10, 439–445 (2010).

[CrossRef]

J. A. Schuller, E. S. Barnard, W. Cai, Y. C. Jun, J. S. White, and M. L. Brongersma, “Plasmonics for extreme light concentration and manipulation,” Nat. Mater. 9, 193–204 (2010).

[CrossRef]

J. S. White, G. Veronis, Z. Yu, E. S. Barnard, A. Chandran, S. Fan, and M. L. Brongersma, “Extraordinary optical absorption through subwavelength slits,” Opt. Lett. 34, 686–688 (2009).

[CrossRef]

T. W. Ebbesen, H. J. Lezec, H. F. Ghaemi, T. Thio, and P. A. Wolff, “Extraordinary optical transmission through sub-wavelength hole arrays,” Nature 391, 667–669 (1998).

[CrossRef]

O. D. Miller, V. Ganapati, and E. Yablonovitch, “Inverse design of a nano-scale surface texture for light trapping,” in CLEO: Science and Innovations, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2012), paper CF2J.2.

D. Derkacs, S. H. Lim, P. Matheu, W. Mar, and E. T. Yu, “Improved performance of amorphous silicon solar cells via scattering from surface plasmon polaritons in nearby metallic nanoparticles,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 89, 093103 (2006).

[CrossRef]

L. Y. Cao, P. Fan, A. P. Vasudev, J. S. White, Z. Yu, W. Cai, J. A. Schuller, S. Fan, and M. L. Brongersma, “Semiconductor nanowire optical antenna solar absorbers,” Nano Lett. 10, 439–445 (2010).

[CrossRef]

J. S. White, G. Veronis, Z. Yu, E. S. Barnard, A. Chandran, S. Fan, and M. L. Brongersma, “Extraordinary optical absorption through subwavelength slits,” Opt. Lett. 34, 686–688 (2009).

[CrossRef]

J. N. Anker, W. P. Hall, O. Lyandres, N. C. Shah, J. Zhao, and R. P. Van Duyne, “Biosensing with plasmonic nanosensors,” Nat. Mater. 7, 442–453 (2008).

[CrossRef]

R. A. Pala, J. White, E. Barnard, J. Liu, and M. L. Brongersma, “Design of plasmonic thin-film solar cells with broadband absorption enhancements,” Adv. Mater. 21, 3504–3509 (2009).

[CrossRef]

D. Derkacs, S. H. Lim, P. Matheu, W. Mar, and E. T. Yu, “Improved performance of amorphous silicon solar cells via scattering from surface plasmon polaritons in nearby metallic nanoparticles,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 89, 093103 (2006).

[CrossRef]

M. B. Dühring, N. A. Mortensen, and O. Sigmund, “Plasmonic versus dielectric enhancement in thin-film solar cells,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 100, 211914 (2012).

[CrossRef]

U. Basu and A. K. Chopra, “Perfectly matched layers for time-harmonic elastodynamics of unbounded domains: theory and finite-element implementation,” Comput. Methods Appl. Mech. Eng. 192, 1337–1375 (2003).

[CrossRef]

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