Plasmon resonance broadening in spheroidal metal particles

Wayne A. Kraus*, George C. Schatz

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An analytical expression for the surface scattering contribution to the width of plasmon resonances in spheroidally shaped metal particles is derived. The result is compared with analogous quantum-mechanical expressions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)353-357
Number of pages5
JournalChemical Physics Letters
Issue number4
StatePublished - Aug 12 1983

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry


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