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The effect of field gradient on SERS

Nature Photonics volume 7, pages 508510 (2013) | Download Citation

Surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy is normally associated with the enhanced electric fields that arise near metal nanoparticle surfaces. The contribution of field gradients has been unclear, but new research provides insights into their effect.

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  1. Christine M. Aikens is at the Department of Chemistry, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA

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  2. Lindsey R. Madison and George C. Schatz are at the Department of Chemistry, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA

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