Plasmonic junctions with cucurbit[5]uril 'glue': fabrication of precise sub-nm junctions in gold nanoparticle assemblies

Richard W. Taylor, Tung Chun Lee, Oren A. Scherman, Ruben Esteban, Javier Aizpurua, Fu Min Huang, Jeremy J. Baumberg, Sumeet Mahajan, Fumin Huang

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Abstract

Aggregation of gold nanoparticles with rigid cucurbit[5]uril molecules generates fixed inter-particle separations of 0.91 nm. These nanoparticle assemblies possess discrete plasmonic modes which elucidate nanoscale growth and serve as molecular-recognition based SERS substrates.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2011 CONFERENCE ON LASERS AND ELECTRO-OPTICS (CLEO)
Place of PublicationNEW YORK
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Pages-
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)978-1-55752-910-7
Publication statusPublished - 2011
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) - Baltimore, Md, United States
Duration: 01 May 201101 May 2011

Conference

ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, Md
Period01/05/201101/05/2011

Cite this

Taylor, R. W., Lee, T. C., Scherman, O. A., Esteban, R., Aizpurua, J., Huang, F. M., Baumberg, J. J., Mahajan, S., & Huang, F. (2011). Plasmonic junctions with cucurbit[5]uril 'glue': fabrication of precise sub-nm junctions in gold nanoparticle assemblies. In 2011 CONFERENCE ON LASERS AND ELECTRO-OPTICS (CLEO) (pp. -). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).