Nanoparticles enhance local fields to amplify surface enhanced Raman spectroscopic signals. Field enhancement also increases optical extinction, unexpectedly shifting the maximum Raman scattering away from resonance. Here, we quantify the interplay to predict optimal enhancement.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012
StatePublished - 2012
EventFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012 - Rochester, NY, United States
Duration: Oct 14 2012Oct 18 2012

Publication series

NameFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012


OtherFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityRochester, NY

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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