29 November 2011 Plasmonic nanoparticles for bioanalytics and therapy at the limit
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Proceedings Volume 8311, Optical Sensors and Biophotonics III; 83110F (2011) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.901242
Event: SPIE/OSA/IEEE Asia Communications and Photonics, 2011, Shanghai, China
Abstract
Noble metal nanoparticles interacting with electromagnetic waves exhibit the effect of localized surface plasmon resonance (LSPR) based on the collective oscillation of their conduction electrons. Local refractive index changes by a (bio) molecular layer surrounding the nanoparticle are important for a variety of research areas like optics and life sciences. In this work we demonstrate the potential of two applications in the field of molecular plasmonics, single nanoparticle sensors and nanoantennas, situated between plasmonics effects and the molecular world.
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T. Schneider, J. Wirth, F. Garwe, A. Csáki, W. Fritzsche, "Plasmonic nanoparticles for bioanalytics and therapy at the limit", Proc. SPIE 8311, Optical Sensors and Biophotonics III, 83110F (29 November 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.901242; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.901242
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