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Journal of Nanotechnology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 840245, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/840245
Research Article

Relationship between Length and Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy Signal Strength in Metal Nanoparticle Chains: Ideal Models versus Nanofabrication

1Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
2Beijing National Laboratory for Condensed Matter Physics, Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100190, China
3Optical Technology Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD 20899, USA

Received 5 November 2011; Accepted 18 January 2012

Academic Editor: Mustafa Çulha

Copyright © 2012 Kristen D. Alexander et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

How to Cite this Article

Kristen D. Alexander, Shunping Zhang, Angela R. Hight Walker, Hongxing Xu, and Rene Lopez, “Relationship between Length and Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy Signal Strength in Metal Nanoparticle Chains: Ideal Models versus Nanofabrication,” Journal of Nanotechnology, vol. 2012, Article ID 840245, 7 pages, 2012. doi:10.1155/2012/840245