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- n. A laser that uses nanowires or similar devices to produce very fine beams of coherent light
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Min said one of the first applications of the whispering gallery plasmonic microcavity is likely to be the development of a plasmonic nanolaser.
Our work paves the way to accomplish the demonstration of a real plasmonic nanolaser.
New nanolaser key to future optical computers and technologies
Future work may involve creating a spaser-based nanolaser that uses an electrical source instead of a light source, which would make them more practical for computer and electronics applications.
"Here, we have demonstrated the feasibility of the most critical component - the nanolaser - essential for nanophotonics to become a practical technology," Shalaev said.
"Therefore, we need a good, high-Q plasmonic microcavity to make a plasmonic nanolaser.