Two-Photon Exchange in Elastic Electron Scattering on Hadronic Systems


  • V.M. Dzhagan V.E. Lashkaryov Institute of Semiconductor Physics, Nat. Acad. of Sci. of Ukraine
  • Ya.V. Pirko Institute of Food Biotechnology and Genomics, Nat. Acad. of Sci. of Ukraine
  • A.Yu. Buziashvili Institute of Food Biotechnology and Genomics, Nat. Acad. of Sci. of Ukraine
  • S.G. Plokhovska Institute of Food Biotechnology and Genomics, Nat. Acad. of Sci. of Ukraine
  • M.M. Borova Institute of Food Biotechnology and Genomics, Nat. Acad. of Sci. of Ukraine
  • A.I. Yemets Institute of Food Biotechnology and Genomics, Nat. Acad. of Sci. of Ukraine
  • N.V. Mazur V.E. Lashkaryov Institute of Semiconductor Physics, Nat. Acad. of Sci. of Ukraine
  • O.A. Kapush V.E. Lashkaryov Institute of Semiconductor Physics, Nat. Acad. of Sci. of Ukraine
  • V.O. Yukhymchuk V.E. Lashkaryov Institute of Semiconductor Physics, Nat. Acad. of Sci. of Ukraine



SERS substrates, Raman spectroscopy, R6G, biomolecules


A possibility of creating universal and effective SERS substrates via controlled aggregation of gold and silver colloidal nanoparticles (NPs) on substrates with a specially developed surface morphology has been demonstrated. Unlike the previous work on the development and research of SERS substrates, in which the enhancement was mainly realized on separate protruding nanoparticles or nanoislands, the change to the multilevel substrate structuring and the controlled aggregation of the deposited colloidal plasmonic NPs substantially increases the formation probability of hot spots and getting analyte molecules onto them. The efficiency of the proposed approach has been demonstrated for several organic analytes of various types, in particular, the R6G dye, the cysteine amino acid, and antibodies.


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How to Cite

Dzhagan, V., Pirko, Y., Buziashvili, A., Plokhovska, S., Borova, M., Yemets, A., Mazur, N., Kapush, O., & Yukhymchuk, V. (2022). Two-Photon Exchange in Elastic Electron Scattering on Hadronic Systems. Ukrainian Journal of Physics, 67(1), 80.



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