17. Enhancing Fluorescence with Sub-Wavelength Metallic Apertures

  1. Chris D. Geddes
  1. Steve Blair1 and
  2. Jérôme Wenger2

Published Online: 30 JUN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470642795.ch17

Metal-Enhanced Fluorescence

Metal-Enhanced Fluorescence

How to Cite

Blair, S. and Wenger, J. (2010) Enhancing Fluorescence with Sub-Wavelength Metallic Apertures, in Metal-Enhanced Fluorescence (ed C. D. Geddes), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470642795.ch17

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA

  2. 2

    Institut Fresnel, CNRS, Domaine Universitaire de Saint-Jérôme, Marseille, France

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470228388

Online ISBN: 9780470642795



  • fluorescence;
  • metallic apertures;
  • nanometric structures;
  • Raman scattering;
  • fluorescence emission


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background

  • Fluorescence Enhancement by a Single Aperture

  • Aperture Arrays and Structured Apertures

  • Applications

  • Conclusions and Future Directions

  • Acknowledgements