Chapter 14. Nanophotonics and the Marketplace

  1. Paras N. Prasad

Published Online: 26 AUG 2004

DOI: 10.1002/0471670251.ch14



How to Cite

Prasad, P. N. (2004) Nanophotonics and the Marketplace, in Nanophotonics, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471670251.ch14

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 AUG 2004
  2. Published Print: 17 MAR 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471649885

Online ISBN: 9780471670254



  • nanophotonics;
  • marketplace;
  • nanotechnology;
  • lasers;
  • photonics;
  • optical nanomaterials;
  • quantum-confined lasers;
  • near-field microscopy;
  • nanolithography


Chapter 14 provides a critical assessment of the current status of nanophotonics in the marketplace. Current applications of near-field microscopy, nanomaterials, quantum-confined lasers, photonic crystals, and nanolithography are analyzed. The chapter concludes with future outlook for nanophotonics.