13. ZnO Platforms for Enhanced Directional Fluorescence Applications

  1. Chris D. Geddes
  1. H.C. Ong1,
  2. D.Y. Lei1,
  3. J. Li1 and
  4. J.B. Xu2

Published Online: 30 JUN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470642795.ch13

Metal-Enhanced Fluorescence

Metal-Enhanced Fluorescence

How to Cite

Ong, H.C., Lei, D.Y., Li, J. and Xu, J.B. (2010) ZnO Platforms for Enhanced Directional Fluorescence Applications, in Metal-Enhanced Fluorescence (ed C. D. Geddes), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470642795.ch13

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Physics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, People's Republic of China

  2. 2

    Department of Electronic Engineering

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JUN 2010
  2. Published Print: 24 MAY 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470228388

Online ISBN: 9780470642795



  • light-emitting diode;
  • solid-state lighting;
  • external quantum efficiency;
  • semiconductors;
  • light extraction efficiency


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background

  • Experimental

  • Surface Plasmon Polariton Mediated Emission from ZnO

  • Optimising the Energy Matching Between SPP and ZnO

  • Use of SPP to Enhance Forward Emission of ZnO

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgment