Advanced Materials

Hybrid Semiconductor Core-Shell Nanowires with Tunable Plasmonic Nanoantennas

Authors

  • Tuncay Ozel,

    1. Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, 2220 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
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    1. These authors contributed equally to this work.
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  • Gilles R. Bourret,

    1. Department of Chemistry and International Institute for Nanotechnology, Northwestern University, 2145 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Current affiliation:
    1. These authors contributed equally to this work.
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  • Abrin L. Schmucker,

    1. Department of Chemistry and International Institute for Nanotechnology, Northwestern University, 2145 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
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  • Keith A. Brown,

    1. Department of Chemistry and International Institute for Nanotechnology, Northwestern University, 2145 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
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  • Chad A. Mirkin

    Corresponding author
    1. Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, 2220 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    2. Department of Chemistry and International Institute for Nanotechnology, Northwestern University, 2145 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    • Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, 2220 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208, USA.
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Abstract

Multi-segmented nanowires with optically active hybrid core-shell regions are fabricated between two metal nanoantennas. These nanowires generate significant photocurrent under illumination and are solution-dispersible.

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