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  • Plasmonic Biosensorsby A.B. Dahlin

    IOS Press 2012; US$ 196.00

    In this book Andreas Dahlin has written a comprehensive and thorough review of plasmonic biosensors that operate by refractometric detection. After an introductory chapter on biosensors, in which he sets out the concepts of biosensing in its application to such areas as proteomics, medical diagnostics and environmental control, he undertakes an integrated... more...

  • Molecular Plasmonicsby Wolfgang Fritzsche; Marc Lamy de la Chapelle

    Wiley 2014; US$ 145.00 US$ 130.50

    Adopting a novel approach, this book provides a unique "molecular perspective" on plasmonics, concisely presenting the fundamentals and applications in a way suitable for beginners entering this hot field as well as for experienced researchers and practitioners. It begins by introducing readers to the optical effects that occur at the nanoscale and... more...

  • Reviews in Plasmonics 2010by Chris D. Geddes

    Springer New York 2011; US$ 258.68

    As the first in a new series from Springer, this is a comprehensive survey of current trends and emerging hot topics in the field of Plasmonics as well as closely related disciplines, summarizing recent progress in surface Plasmon phenomena and applications. more...

  • Surface Plasmon Resonance Based Sensorsby Jiri Homola

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2006; US$ 153.54

    With contributions by numerous experts more...

  • Phase Transitions in Two-Dimensional Complex Plasmasby Christina A. Knapek

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 106.30

    This book details two experiments whose analysis makes an important contribution to understanding 2D complex plasmas: a determination of the coupling parameter and a characterization of the non-equilibrium recrystallization of a two-dimensional system. more...

  • Introduction to Phonons and Electronsby Liang-fu Lou

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2003; US$ 42.00 US$ 38.22

    This book focuses on phonons and electrons, which the student needs to learn first in solid state physics. The required quantum theory and statistical physics are derived from scratch. Systematic in structure and tutorial in style, the treatment is filled with detailed mathematical steps and physical interpretations. This approach ensures a self-sufficient... more...

  • Plasmonics: Fundamentals and Applicationsby Stefan Alexander Maier

    Springer US 2007; US$ 153.54

    Considered one of the major fields of photonics of the beginning 21 st century, plasmonics offers the potential to confine and guide light below the diffraction limit and promises a new generation of highly miniaturized photonic devices. Offering both a comprehensive introduction to the field and an extensive overview of the current state of the... more...

  • Surface Plasmon Resonance Sensorsby Leiva Casemiro Oliveira; Antonio Marcus Nogueira Lima; Carsten Thirstrup; Helmut Franz Neff

    Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 50.78

    This book addresses the important physical phenomenon of Surface Plasmon Resonance or Surface Plasmon Polaritons in thin metal films, a phenomenon which is exploited in the design of a large variety of physico-chemical optical sensors. In this treatment, crucial materials aspects for design and optimization of SPR sensors are investigated and outlined... more...

  • Die Kunst of Phononsby T. Paszkiewicz; K. Rapcewicz

    Springer US 2013; US$ 42.68

    Phonons: General: Recent Progress in Using the Effective Potential Method (G.K. Horton, E.R. Cowley). Momentum and Quasimomentum in the Physics of Condensed Matter (A. Thellung). Phonon Focusing: Phonon Imaging at Ultrasonic Frequencies (A.G. Every). Nonequilibrium Phonons: Timedependent Specific Heat of Crystals and Glasses at Low Temperatures... more...

  • Introduction to Metal-Nanoparticle Plasmonicsby Matthew Pelton; Garnett W. Bryant

    Wiley 2013; US$ 118.00 US$ 106.20

    Based on a popular article in Laser and Photonics Reviews , this book provides an explanation and overview of the techniques used to model, make, and measure metal nanoparticles, detailing results obtained and what they mean. It covers the properties of coupled metal nanoparticles, the nonlinear optical response of metal nanoparticles, and the phenomena... more...