Measurements of Evanescent Wave using a Mano-size Optical Probe

나노 사이즈 광프로브에 의한 에버네슨트파의 측정

  • 최영규 (신라대학교 광전자공학과)
  • Published : 2004.01.01


We have carried out a basic experiment in order to develope a super high-resolution optical microscope which transcend the limitation of diffraction and the wavelength of lightwave. The image of this scope is composed by measuring the evanescent wave which is localized on the surface of the testing materials. A detecting probe was fabricated with a single mode optical fiber to be sharpened by the chemical etching, and drived by PZT. The standing wave of $0.33\mu\textrm{m}$ wavelength evanescent wave which was generated from the $0.78\mu\textrm{m}$-wavelength semiconductor laser was detected by the $0.5\mu\textrm{m}$-thickness optical fiber probe.


PSTM;evanescent wave;photonmicroscope;near-field scanning


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