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  • Vol. 31, Iss. 4 — Feb. 1, 1992
  • pp: 440_1–442

Choice of metal and wavelength for surface-plasmon resonance sensors: some considerations

Helene E. de Bruijn, Rob P. H. Kooyman, and Jan Greve  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 31, Issue 4, pp. 440_1-442 (1992)

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An optimal metal–waυelength combination depends on the measuring principle of the surface-plasmon resonance (SPR) sensor. Silυer at 800 nm is the best for fixed-angle measurements.

© 1992 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: December 26, 1990
Published: February 1, 1992

Helene E. de Bruijn, Rob P. H. Kooyman, and Jan Greve, "Choice of metal and wavelength for surface-plasmon resonance sensors: some considerations," Appl. Opt. 31, 440_1-442 (1992)

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