, Volume 13, Issue 5, pp 1535–1540 | Cite as

Multispectral Plasmon-Induced Transparency Based on Asymmetric Metallic Nanoslices Array Metasurface

  • Menglai Zhang
  • Jicheng WangEmail author
  • Ting Xiao
  • Yue Liang
  • Youjian Liang
  • Qinglu Qian


We propose a 3D metasurface structure with unsymmetrical metallic slices array. The tunable plasmon-induced transparency (PIT) effects and different electric field mode distributions could be realized by modulating the structure parameters and angle of incidence. The radiative and dark elements of the asymmetric metallic slices unit cell structure are analyzed. The transmission spectra and the electric fields distributions are studied by the finite element method (FEM). We demonstrate that PIT phenomena based on those metasurface array structures may have applications as tunable sensors and filters in nanophotonics and integrated optics.


Metasurface Metallic slices Plasmon-induced transparency FEM 



This work is supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant No. 11504139), the Natural Science Foundation of Jiangsu Province (Grant No. BK20140167), the China Postdoctoral Science Foundation (2017M611693), and the Training Programs of Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Undergraduates of Jiangnan University (Grant No. 2016336Y).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Menglai Zhang
    • 1
  • Jicheng Wang
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Ting Xiao
    • 1
  • Yue Liang
    • 1
  • Youjian Liang
    • 1
  • Qinglu Qian
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Science, Jiangsu Provincial Research Center of Light Industrial Optoelectronic Engineering and TechnologyJiangnan UniversityWuxiChina
  2. 2.School of IoT EngineeringJiangnan UniversityWuxiChina

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