By Topic

Fabrication of surface plasmon waveguides on thin CYTOP membranes

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

The purchase and pricing options are temporarily unavailable. Please try again later.
3 Author(s)
Fong, Norman ; Department of Electronics, Carleton University, 1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6, Canada ; Berini, Pierre ; Niall Tait, R.

Your organization might have access to this article on the publisher's site. To check, click on this link: 

The fabrication of a membrane supported long-range surface plasmon polariton waveguide for use as a biosensor is described. This type of device can be completely immersed in the sensing environments to create symmetrical waveguide surroundings. The membrane is created from the fluoropolymer CYTOP which has strong physical properties and a low index of refraction. The fabrication steps of this device are described along with examples of completed structures.

Published in:

Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology A: Vacuum, Surfaces, and Films  (Volume:27 ,  Issue: 4 )