4. Importance of Spectral Overlap: Fluorescence Enhancement by Single Metal Nanoparticles

  1. Chris D. Geddes
  1. Keiko Munechika,
  2. Yeechi Chen,
  3. Jessica M. Smith and
  4. David S. Ginger

Published Online: 30 JUN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470642795.ch4

Metal-Enhanced Fluorescence

Metal-Enhanced Fluorescence

How to Cite

Munechika, K., Chen, Y., Smith, J. M. and Ginger, D. S. (2010) Importance of Spectral Overlap: Fluorescence Enhancement by Single Metal Nanoparticles, in Metal-Enhanced Fluorescence (ed C. D. Geddes), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470642795.ch4

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470228388

Online ISBN: 9780470642795

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Keywords:

  • metal nanoparticles;
  • nanostructured metal films;
  • localized surface plasmon resonances;
  • metal-enhanced fluorescence;
  • electric field intensity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Overview of Ag Nanoprisms for Fluorescence Enhancement: Synthesis and Optical Properties

  • Fluorescence Enhancement by Single Ag Nanoprisms and Correlation with Plasmon Peak Position

  • Wavelength Dependence of Excitation Engancement

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements