Advanced Materials

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Editor-in-Chief: Peter Gregory, Deputy Editors: Martin Ottmar, Carolina Novo da Silva, Lorna Stimson

Online ISSN: 1521-4095

Associated Title(s): Advanced Energy Materials, Advanced Engineering Materials, Advanced Functional Materials, Advanced Healthcare Materials, Advanced Materials Interfaces, Advanced Optical Materials, Particle & Particle Systems Characterization, Small

22_32/2010Exciton–Plasmon Coupling: Dynamic Tuning of Plasmon–Exciton Coupling in Arrays of Nanodisk–J-aggregate Complexes (Adv. Mater. 32/2010)

Tony Jun Huang and co-workers report on p. 3603 on the formation of exciton–plasmon states and in situ dynamic control of coupling strength in Au nanodisk arrays coated with J-aggregate molecules. By changing the incident angle of incoming light, rather than changing the geometry of the nanoparticles, plasmon–exciton coupling of variable strengths can be observed. The approach enables a simple yet powerful platform for dynamic control of exciton–plasmon coupling.

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