11. Synthesis of Anisotropic Noble Metal Nanoparticles

  1. Chris D. Geddes
  1. Damian Aherne,
  2. Deirdre M. Ledwith and
  3. John M. Kelly

Published Online: 30 JUN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470642795.ch11

Metal-Enhanced Fluorescence

Metal-Enhanced Fluorescence

How to Cite

Aherne, D., Ledwith, D. M. and Kelly, J. M. (2010) Synthesis of Anisotropic Noble Metal Nanoparticles, in Metal-Enhanced Fluorescence (ed C. D. Geddes), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470642795.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JUN 2010
  2. Published Print: 24 MAY 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470228388

Online ISBN: 9780470642795



  • anisotropie noble metal nanoparticles;
  • metal nanostructures;
  • metal enhanced fluorescence;
  • surface plasmon resonance;
  • extinction spectrum


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background Experimental Work on Metal Enhanced Fluorescence (MEF)

  • Theory

  • Synthesis of Highly-Shaped Gold and Silver Nanoparticles

  • Conclusions