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Patrick El-Khoury

Chemical Physics & Analysis
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
MSIN: K8-88
Richland, WA 99352

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  • El-Khoury PZ, and WP Hess. 2013. "Raman Scattering from 1,3-Propanedithiol at a Hot Spot: Theory Meets Experiment." Chemical Physics Letters 581:57-63.  doi:10.1016/j.cplett.2013.05.066
  • El-Khoury PZ, D Hu, and WP Hess. 2013. "Junction Plasmon-Induced Molecular Reorientation." Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 4(20):3435-3439.  doi:10.1021/jz401838b
  • El-Khoury PZ, D Hu, VA Apkarian, and WP Hess. 2013. "Raman Scattering at Plasmonic Junctions Shorted by Conductive Molecular Bridges." Nano Letters 13(4):1858-1861.  doi:10.1021/nl400733r
  • El-Khoury PZ, EJ Bylaska, and WP Hess. 2013. "Time Domain Simulations of Chemical Bonding Effects in Surface-Enhanced Spectroscopy." Journal of Chemical Physics 139(17):Article No. 174303.  doi:10.1063/1.4827455
  • El-Khoury PZ, SJ Peppernick, D Hu, AG Joly, and WP Hess. 2013. "The Origin of Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering of 4,4' -Biphenyldicarboxylate on Silver Substrates." Journal of Physical Chemistry C 117(14):7260-7268.  doi:10.1021/jp401026x
  • Vilayur Ganapathy S, A Devaraj, RJ Colby, A Pandey, T Varga, V Shutthanandan, S Manandhar, PZ El-Khoury, AN Kayani, WP Hess, and S Thevuthasan. 2013. "Subsurface Synthesis and Characterization of Ag Nanoparticles Embedded in MgO." Nanotechnology 24(9):Article No. 095707.  doi:10.1088/0957-4484/24/9/095707
  • Vilayur Ganapathy S, MI Nandasiri, AG Joly, PZ El-Khoury, T Varga, GW Coffey, B Schwenzer, A Pandey, AN Kayani, WP Hess, and S Thevuthasan. 2013. "Silver nanorod arrays for photocathode applications." Applied Physics Letters 103(16):Article No. 161112.  doi:10.1063/1.4825262

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