New plasmonic sensor improves early cancer detection -- COMPAMED Trade Fair

New plasmonic sensor improves early cancer detection

06/06/2017

Image: Drwan image of a plasmonic nanocup metal-insulator-metal cavity design; Copyright: University of Illinois

This image shows a plasmonic nanocup metal-insulator-metal cavity design used to detect the cancer biomarker CEA. The nanocavity leads to optical energy storage which is out-coupled to the far field by a refractive index increase; ©University of Illinois