A silver nanowire-based tip suitable for STM tip-enhanced Raman scattering

Yasuhiko Fujita, Rie Chiba, Gang Lu, Noriko N. Horimoto, Shinji Kajimoto, Hiroshi Fukumur, Hiroshi Uji-I

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A chemically synthesized silver nanowire was used for atomic-resolution STM imaging and tip-enhanced Raman scattering (TERS) spectroscopy, yielding excellent reproducibility. This TERS tip will open a new venue to surface analysis, such as molecular finger printing at nanoscales.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)9839-9841
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number69
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Jul 31

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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