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Ultrafast Line-Broadening of the Surface Plasmon in Au-Colloids Embedded in a Dielectric Sol-Gel Matrix

  • M. Perner
  • P. Bost
  • T. Pauck
  • G. von Plessen
  • J. Feldmann
  • U. Becker
  • M. Mennig
  • J. Porstendorfer
  • M. Schmitt
  • H. Schmidt
Part of the Springer Series in Chemical Physics book series (CHEMICAL, volume 62)

Abstract

Femtosecond white-light experiments on Au-colloids embedded in a sol-gel matrix show that excitation of single-particle interband transitions leads to an initial plasmon-line-broadening caused by electron scattering.

Keywords

Gold Colloid Pump Pulse Probe Pulse Local Field Enhancement Differential Transmission 
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References

  1. [1]
    U. Kreibig and M. Vollmer, Springer Series in Mater. Sci., Berlin (1995), and references therein.Google Scholar
  2. [2]
    M. Mennig et al., Proc. 8th CIMTEC (1994). Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Perner
    • 1
  • P. Bost
    • 1
  • T. Pauck
    • 3
  • G. von Plessen
    • 1
  • J. Feldmann
    • 1
  • U. Becker
    • 2
  • M. Mennig
    • 2
  • J. Porstendorfer
    • 2
  • M. Schmitt
    • 2
  • H. Schmidt
    • 2
  1. 1.Sektion PhysikLMUMünchenGermany
  2. 2.Institut f. Neue MaterialienIm StadtwaldSaarbrückenGermany
  3. 3.Max-Planck-Institut f. Kolloid- und Grenzflächenf.TeltowGermany

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