12. Enhanced Fluorescence Detection Enabled by Zinc Oxide Nanomaterials

  1. Chris D. Geddes
  1. Jong-in Hahm

Published Online: 30 JUN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470642795.ch12

Metal-Enhanced Fluorescence

Metal-Enhanced Fluorescence

How to Cite

Hahm, J.-i. (2010) Enhanced Fluorescence Detection Enabled by Zinc Oxide Nanomaterials, in Metal-Enhanced Fluorescence (ed C. D. Geddes), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470642795.ch12

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470228388

Online ISBN: 9780470642795



  • fluorescence detection;
  • zinc oxide nanomaterials;
  • biochemistry;
  • gene profiling;
  • proteomics


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Role of Nanomaterials in Fluorescence Detection

  • Properties and Applications of Zinc Oxide

  • Synthesis and Characterisation of Zinc Oxide Nanomaterials for Biodetection Platforms

  • Fluorescence Enhancement Effect

  • Simple Biological Reactions

  • Origin of Fluorescence Enhancement

  • Complex Biological Reactions

  • Summary and Outlook

  • Acknowledgements