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Surface enhanced raman detection on metalized nanostructured polymer films

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Disclosed herein is a structure having a spatially organized polymer nanostructured thin film and a metal coating on the film. The thin film is made by directing a monomer vapor or pyrolyzed monomer vapor towards a substrate at an angle other than perpendicular to the substrate, and polymerizing the monomer or pyrolyzed monomer on the substrate.

Inventors: 
Demirel, Melik C.; Dressick, Walter J.; Allara, David
Patent Number: 
Technical domain: 
Materials and Coatings
FIle Date: 
2009-06-03
Grant Date: 
2014-02-18
Grant time: 
1,721 days
Grant time percentile rank: 
31
Claim count percentile rank: 
8
Citations percentile rank: 
2
'Cited by' percentile rank: 
1
Assignee: 
US NAVY