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Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 195320, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/195320
Research Article

Plasmonic Filters Based on Lithographically Patterned and Hexagonally Arranged Triangular Silver Nanoparticles Array

1School of Information Engineering, Jimei University, Xiamen, Fujian 361021, China
2Department of Physics, Xiamen University, Xiamen, Fujian 361005, China

Received 28 September 2014; Accepted 13 November 2014

Academic Editor: Rui Vilar

Copyright © 2015 Jing Liu et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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