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Thin film patterning by surface-plasmon-induced thermocapillarity
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10.1063/1.2432282
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http://aip.metastore.ingenta.com/content/aip/journal/apl/90/4/10.1063/1.2432282
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FIG. 1.

Schematic drawing of (a) sample setup, experimental procedure, and (b) the periodic surface pattern obtained.

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FIG. 2.

DIC micrographs showing periodic PMMA surface patterns: (a) ripples, (b) rings, and (c) hillocks. The arrows are parallel to . The white scale bars denote .

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FIG. 3.

Power loss densities of the optical field (a) in the PMMA and (b) in the Au according to RPM calculations. The PMMA surface and the PMMA-Au interface are located at and , respectively. The losses (INC), (SPP), and (INT) are due to the incident field, the SPP, and the interference between the incident wave and the SPP.

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FIG. 4.

Stationary temperature field in the PMMA resulting from a heat conduction calculation assuming 1% coupling to the SPP and at the upper and lower boundary of the layer stack air (see Ref. 14). The air-PMMA interface is located at . The profile in air and in the substrate is not plotted.

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FIG. 5.

[(a)–(d)] Series of KMC snapshots describing the thermocapillarity-induced ripple formation in a thin film. The color scale indicates the temperature in the film (dark = cold; light = hot). The black area illustrates the substrate. [(e) and (f)] KMC snapshots on the formation of hillock arrays.

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Scitation: Thin film patterning by surface-plasmon-induced thermocapillarity
http://aip.metastore.ingenta.com/content/aip/journal/apl/90/4/10.1063/1.2432282
10.1063/1.2432282
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