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Caption: The plasmon resonance of gold nanorods on graphene is broadened compared with gold nanorods on quartz, according to a new study by Rice University scientists. The additional peak width was attributed to excited electron transfer between gold nanorods and graphene.

Credit: Anneli Hoggard/Rice University

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