PLASMONICS-INDUCED FLUORESCENCE: Temperature mapping at the nanoscale

An optical technique has been developed that enables fast and accurate temperature mapping around nanosources of heat.

May 1st, 2009
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An optical technique has been developed that enables fast and accurate temperature mapping around nanosources of heat. This breakthrough should give an impetus to novel branches of nanotechnology such as thermoplasmonics, which are in need of an efficient thermal imaging tool. Guillaume Baffou, Mark Kreuzer, Florian Kulzer, and Romain Quidant of the Institute of Photonic Sciences in Castelldefels, Barcelona
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