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NanoPhotonics Centre



Key publications: 

A. Sanders, R. W. Bowman, L. Zhang, V. Turek, D. O. Sigle, A. Lombardi, L. Weller, J. J. Baumberg "Understanding the plasmonics of nanostructured atomic force microscopy tips"Applied Physics Letters 109, 153110 (2016)

A. Lombardi, M. P. Grzelczak, E. Pertreux, A. Crut, P. Maioli, I. Pastoriza-Santos, L. M. Liz-Marzán, F. Vallée, N. Del Fatti "Fano interference in the optical absorption of an individual gold-silver nanodimer", Nano Letters 16 (10), 6311-6316 (2016)

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A. Lombardi, A. Demetriadou, L. Weller, P. Andrae, F. Benz, R. Chikkaraddy, J. Aizpurua, J.J. Baumberg "Anomalous spectral shift of near- and far-field plasmonic resonances in nano-gaps", ACS Photonics 3 (3), 471–477 (2016)

E. Pertreux, A. Lombardi, I. Florea, M. Spuch-Calvar, S. Gómez-Graña, D. Ihiawakrim, C. Hirlimann, O. Ersen, J. Majimel, M. Tréguer-Delapierre, M. Hettich, P. Maioli, A. Crut, F. Vallée, N. Del Fatti “Surface plasmon resonance properties of individual nano-objects: effects of deposition and 3D orientation on an absorbing substrate”, Advanced Optical Materials 4 (4), 567-577(2015)

V. Juvé, M. F. Cardinal, A. Lombardi, A. Crut, P. Maioli, J. Perez-Juste, L. M. Liz-Marzán, N. Del Fatti, and F. Vallée “Size-dependent Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) broadening in non-spherical nanoparticles: single gold nanorods”, Nano Letters 13, 2234–2240 (2013)

A. Lombardi, M. P. Grzelczak, A. Crut, P. Maioli, I. Pastoriza-Santos, L. M. Liz-Marzán, N. Del Fatti, and F. Vallée “Optical response of individual Au–Ag@SiO2 heterodimers”, ACS Nano 7, 2522-2531 (2013)

Y. R. Davletshin, A. Lombardi, M. F. Cardinal, V. Juvé, A. Crut, P. Maioli, L. M. Liz-Marzán, F. Vallée, N. Del Fatti, and J. C. Kumaradas “A quantitative study of the environmental effects on the optical response of gold nanorods”, ACS Nano 6, 8183–8193 (2012)

M. Loumaigne,  P. Vasanthakumar,  A. Lombardi,  A. Richard, and A. Débarre “One-photon excited luminescence of single gold particles diffusing in solution under pulsed illumination”, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 15, 4154-4162 (2012)

A. Lombardi, M. Loumaigne, A. Crut, P. Maioli, N. Del Fatti, F. Vallée, M. Spuch-Calvar, J. Burgin, J. Majimel, and M. Tréguer-Delapierre “Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) properties of single elongated nanoobjects: gold nano-bipyramids and nanorods”, Langmuir 28, 9027-9033 (2012)







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