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Raman Scattering for Speciation and Analysis

  1. Karen Esmonde-White,
  2. Mekhala Raghavan,
  3. Michael Morris

Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/3527600434.eap598.pub3

Encyclopedia of Applied Physics

Encyclopedia of Applied Physics

How to Cite

Esmonde-White, K., Raghavan, M. and Morris, M. 2009. Raman Scattering for Speciation and Analysis. Encyclopedia of Applied Physics. 833–863.

Author Information

  1. University of Michigan, Department of Chemistry, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

  • 1
    Introduction
  • 2
    Raman Spectroscopy Basics
    • 2.1
      Theory
    • 2.2
      Enhancement
    • 2.3
      Subsurface Measurements — Spatially Offset Raman Spectroscopy (SORS)
    • 2.4
      Instrumentation
      • 2.4.1
        Laser Safety
      • 2.4.2
        Basic Instrumentation
      • 2.4.3
        Fiber Optic Probes
      • 2.4.4
        Microprobes
    • 2.5
      Data Reduction
  • 3
    Identification and Quantification of Inorganic Materials
    • 3.1
      Introduction
    • 3.2
      Minerals
    • 3.3
      Art, Archaeology, and Architecture
    • 3.4
      Forensics
    • 3.5
      Nanoscale Semiconductors
    • 3.6
      Industrial Process Control
  • 4
    Identification and Quantification of Organic Materials
    • 4.1
      Pharmaceutical Applications
    • 4.2
      Polymer Chemistry and Physics
    • 4.3
      Forensic and Homeland Security Applications
  • 5
    Biological Applications of Raman Spectroscopy
    • 5.1
      Subcellular Level
    • 5.2
      Tissue Level
      • 5.2.1
        Epithelial Tissue
      • 5.2.2
        Muscular Tissue
      • 5.2.3
        Nervous Tissue
      • 5.2.4
        Connective Tissue
    • 5.3
      Microorganisms

Keywords:

  • Raman scattering;
  • quantum efficiency;
  • plasmon;
  • diode laser;
  • quantum dots