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Chemistry - Biotechnology | Plasmonics - incl. option to publish open access (Editorial Board)



Editor: Chris D. Geddes

ISSN: 1557-1955 (print version)
ISSN: 1557-1963 (electronic version)

Journal no. 11468

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Corresponding Editor-in-Chief

Dr. Chris D. Geddes, Professor, Institute of Fluorescence, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, Baltimore, Maryland

Founding Editors-in-Chief

Dr. Chris D. Geddes, Professor, Institute of Fluorescence, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, Baltimore, Maryland

Dr. Joseph R. Lakowicz, Professor, Center for Fluorescence Spectroscopy, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland

Assistants to the Editors

Administrative: Caroleann Aitken, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Scientific: Kadir Aslan, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Regional Editors for Europe

Alan G. Ryder, National Centre for Biomedical Engineering Science, National University of Ireland-Galway, Galway, Ireland

Joachim Krenn, Nano-Optics Department, Institute of Physics, Karl-Franzenz-University, Graz, Austria

Regional Editor for Asia

Motoichi Ohtsu, Department of Electronics Engineering, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

Editorial Board

Gary A. Baker, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM
Nils Calander, Chalmers tekniska högskola, Göteborg, Sweden
Wolfgang Fritzsche, Institute of Photonic Technology (IPHT) Jena, Germany
Víctor H. Pérez-Luna, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL
Catherine J. Murphy, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
Wolfgang Knoll, Austrian Institute of Technology, Vienna, Austria
Ingemar Lundström, IFM-Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden
George Chumanov, Clemson University, Clemson, SC
Mostafa A. EL-Sayed, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
Thomas Schalkhammer, Universität Wien, Wien, Austria
Chad A. Mirkin, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Din Ping Tsai, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
Tuan Vo-Dinh, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN
James Coe, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Bert Hecht, University of Wuerzburg, Germany
Paras N. Prasad, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
Katrin Kneipp, Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, Denmark 

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    Plasmonics is an international forum for the publication of peer-reviewed leading-edge original articles that both advance and report our knowledge base and practice of the interactions of free-metal electrons, Plasmons.

    Topics covered include notable advances in the theory, Physics, and applications of surface plasmons in metals, to the rapidly emerging areas of nanotechnology, biophotonics, sensing, biochemistry and medicine. Topics, including the theory, synthesis and optical properties of noble metal nanostructures, patterned surfaces or materials, continuous or grated surfaces, devices, or wires for their multifarious applications are particularly welcome. Typical applications might include but are not limited to, surface enhanced spectroscopic properties, such as Raman scattering or fluorescence, as well developments in techniques such as surface plasmon resonance and near-field scanning optical microscopy.

    Plasmonics publishes papers that describe new plasmonic based devices, new synthetic procedures for the preparation of nanostructures and there optical properties, as well their applications in analytical sensing. Papers describing new synthetic preparations and theory are particularly welcome.

    In addition to original articles, Plasmonics, also publishes reviews, rapid communications, letters to the editor, and technical and design notes. All manuscripts are subject to critical peer-review. It should be noted that the final decisions relating to manuscript suitability within Plasmonics rests solely with the editor. Plasmonics invites symposia papers to be collectively published together, through the initial consult and agreement with the editor.

    For more information, please consult the editor directly at: IoF@umbi.umd.edu

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