List of publications

(Note: selected presentations are available here)



  1. Enhancement Factors: A Central Concept during 50 Years of Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy – Eric C. Le Ru and Baptiste Auguié · ACS Nano (2024) · [bibtex] [doi]
  2. High-Q Tamm plasmon-like resonance in spherical Bragg microcavity resonators – Yalina García-Puente, Baptiste Auguié and Raman Kashyap · Opt. Express 32, 9644–9655 (2024) · [bibtex] [doi]


  3. Interface-Dependent Selectivity in Plasmon-Driven Chemical Reactions – Andrei Stefancu, Julian Gargiulo, Geoffry Laufersky, Baptiste Auguié, Vasile Chiş, Eric C. Le Ru, Min Liu, Nicolae Leopold and Emiliano Cortés · ACS Nano (2023) · [bibtex] [doi]
  4. Generalised coupled-dipole model for core-satellite nanostructures – Stefania Glukhova, Eric Le Ru and Baptiste Auguié · Nanoscale 15, 19767–19776 (2023) · [bibtex] [doi]
  5. Performance enhancement of an Ag-Au bimetallic SPR sensor: A theoretical and experimental study – Roshni S. Babu, Hamish R. Colenso, Gideon J. Gouws, Baptiste Auguié and Ciaran P. Moore · IEEE Sensors (2023) · [bibtex] [doi]


  6. Effect of Molecular Position and Orientation on Adsorbate-Induced Shifts of Plasmon Resonances – Chhayly Tang, Baptiste Auguié and Eric C. Le Ru · J. Phys. Chem. C (2022) · [bibtex] [doi]
  7. Multiple scattering of light in nanoparticle assemblies: user guide for the TERMS program – D. Schebarchov, A. Fazel-Najafabadi, E.C. Le Ru and B. Auguié · J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transf. (2022) · [bibtex] [doi]
  8. Comparison of dynamic corrections to the quasistatic polarizability and optical properties of small spheroidal particles – M. Majić, B. Auguié and Eric Le Ru · J. Chem. Phys. 156, 104110 (2022) · [bibtex] [doi]
  9. Tailoring Plasmonic Bimetallic Nanocatalysts Toward Sunlight-Driven H2 Production – Matias Herran, Ana Sousa-Castillo, Chenghao Fan, Seunghoon Lee, Wei Xie, Markus Doblinger, Baptiste Auguie and Emiliano Cortes · Advanced Functional Materials 32, 2203418 (2022) · [bibtex] [doi]
  10. Orientation-averaged light scattering by nanoparticle clusters: far-field and near-field benchmarks of numerical cubature methods – Atefeh Fazel-Najafabadi and B. Auguié · J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transf. (2022) · [bibtex] [doi]
  11. Orientation dependence of optical activity in light scattering by nanoparticle clusters – Atefeh Fazel-Najafabadi and Baptiste Auguié · Mater. Adv. 3, 1547–1555 (2022) · [bibtex] [doi]


  12. Thin-shell approximation of Mie theory for a thin anisotropic layer spaced away from a spherical core: Application to dye-coated nanostructures – Chhayly Tang, Baptiste Auguié and Eric C. Le Ru · Phys. Rev. A 104, 033502 (2021) · [bibtex] [doi]
  13. Refined effective-medium model for the optical properties of nanoparticles coated with anisotropic molecules – Chhayly Tang, Baptiste Auguié and Eric C. Le Ru · Phys. Rev. B 103, 085436 (2021) · [bibtex] [doi]
  14. Incorporation of porous protective layers as a strategy to improve mechanical stability of Tamm plasmon based detectors – Josefina Morrone, Juan Ignacio Ramallo, Diego Fernando Lionello, Andrés Zelcer, Baptiste Auguié, Paula C. Angelomé and María Cecilia Fuertes · Mater. Adv. (2021) · [bibtex] [doi]
  15. Orientation averaging of optical chirality near nanoparticles and aggregates – Atefeh Fazel-Najafabadi, Sebastian Schuster and Baptiste Auguié · Phys. Rev. B 103, 115405 (2021) · [bibtex] [doi]


  16. Core–Shell Bimetallic Nanoparticle Trimers for Efficient Light-to-Chemical Energy Conversion – Seunghoon Lee, Heeyeon Hwang, Wonseok Lee, Dmitri Schebarchov, Younghyun Wy, Johan Grand, Baptiste Auguié, Dae Han Wi, Emiliano Cortés and Sang Woo Han · ACS Energy Lett. (ja), 3881–3890 (2020) · [bibtex] [doi]
  17. Present and future of surface-enhanced Raman scattering – Judith Langer, …, Baptiste Auguié, Eric … Le Ru, (59~authors) and Luis M. Liz-Marzán · ACS Nano 14, 28–117 (2020) · [bibtex] [doi]
  18. From Individual to Collective Chirality in Metal Nanoparticles – Andrés Guerrero-Martinez, José Lorenzo Alonso-Gómez, Baptiste Auguié, M Magdalena Cid and Luis M Liz-Marzán · Jenny Stanford Publishing (2020) · [bibtex] [doi]


  19. Mind the gap: testing the Rayleigh hypothesis in T-matrix calculations with adjacent spheroids – D. Schebarchov, E. C. Le Ru, J. Grand and B. Auguié · Opt. Express 27, 35750–35760 (2019) · [bibtex] [doi]
  20. Approximate T matrix and optical properties of spheroidal particles to third order with respect to size parameter – M. R.A. Majić, L. Pratley, D. Schebarchov, W. R. C. Somerville, B. Auguié and E. C. Le Ru · Phys. Rev. A 99, 013853 (2019) · [bibtex] [doi]
  21. Combined extinction and absorption UV–vis spectroscopy reveals shape imperfections of metallic nanoparticles – Johan Grand, Baptiste Auguié and Eric C. Le Ru · Anal. Chem. (2019) · [bibtex] [doi]
  22. Development of a Surface-Plasmon Resonance Sensor Testbed for Bimetallic Sensors – Roshni S Babu, Hamish R Colenso, Gideon J Gouws, Baptiste Auguié and Ciaran P Moore · 2019 IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference (I2MTC) (2019) · [bibtex] [doi]
  23. Electromagnetic interactions of dye molecules surrounding a nanosphere – Baptiste Auguié, Brendan L. Darby and Eric C. Le Ru · Nanoscale 11, 12177-12187 (2019) · [bibtex] [doi]


  24. Realistic ports in integrating spheres: reflectance, transmittance, and angular redirection – C. Tang, M. Meyer, B. L. Darby, B. Auguié and E C. Le Ru · Appl. Opt. 57, 1581–1588 (2018) · [bibtex] [doi]
  25. Modeling Molecular Orientation Effects in Dye-Coated Nanostructures Using a Thin-Shell Approximation of Mie Theory for Radially Anisotropic Media – C. Tang, B. Auguié and E C. Le Ru · ACS Photonics 5, 5002-5009 (2018) · [bibtex] [doi]
  26. Laplace’s equation for a point source near a sphere: improved internal solution using spheroidal harmonics – Matt R A Majić, and Eric C Le Ru · IMA J. Appl. Math. 83, 895-907 (2018) · [bibtex] [doi]
  27. Optical Absorption of Dye Molecules in a Spherical Shell Geometry – B. Auguié and E C. Le Ru · J. Phys. Chem. C 122, 19110-19115 (2018) · [bibtex] [doi]


  28. Electrostatic limit of the T-matrix for electromagnetic scattering: Exact results for spheroidal particles – M. R.A. Majić, F. Gray, B. Auguié and E. C. Le Ru · J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transf. 200, 50 - 58 (2017) · [bibtex] [doi]
  29. Spheroidal harmonic expansions for the solution of Laplace’s equation for a point source near a sphere – M. R. A. Majić, B. Auguié and E. C. Le Ru · Phys. Rev. E (2017) · [bibtex] [doi]


  30. smarties: User-friendly codes for fast and accurate calculations of light scattering by spheroids – W. R. C. Somerville, B. Auguié and E. C. Le Ru · J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transf. 174, 39–55 (2016) · [bibtex] [doi]
  31. Modified optical absorption of molecules on metallic nanoparticles at sub-monolayer coverage – B. L. Darby, B. Auguié, M. Meyer, A. E. Pantoja and E. C. Le Ru · Nat. Photon. 10, 40–45 (2016) · [bibtex] [doi]
  32. Numerical investigation of the Rayleigh hypothesis for electromagnetic scattering by a particle – B. Auguié, W. R. C. Somerville, S. Roache and E. C. Le Ru · J. Opt. 18, 075007 (2016) · [bibtex] [doi]


  33. Accurate and convergent T-matrix calculations of light scattering by spheroids – W. R. C. Somerville, B. Auguié and E. C. Le Ru · J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transf. 160, 29–35 (2015) · [bibtex] [doi]
  34. Synergetic light-harvesting and near-field enhancement in multiscale patterned gold substrates – L. A. Guerra Hernández, M. A. Daza Millone, E. Cortés, M. Federico Castez, B. Auguié, M. E. Vela, R. C. Salvarezza and A. Fainstein · ACS Photonics 2, 1355–1365 (2015) · [bibtex] [doi]
  35. Critical coupling to Tamm plasmons – B. Auguié, A. Bruchhausen and A. Fainstein · J. Opt. 17, 035003 (2015) · [bibtex] [doi]


  36. Tamm plasmon resonance in mesoporous multilayers: Toward a sensing application – B. Auguié, M. C. Fuertes, P. C. Angelomé, N. L. Abdala, G. J. A. A. Soler Illia and A. Fainstein · ACS Photonics 1, 9775-780 (2014) · [bibtex] [doi]


  37. A new numerically stable implementation of the T-matrix method for electromagnetic scattering by spheroidal particles – W. R. C. Somerville, B. Auguié and E. C. Le Ru · J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transf. 123, 153–168 (2013) · [bibtex] [doi]
  38. Simple accurate approximations for the optical properties of metallic nanospheres and nanoshells – D. Schebarchov, B. Auguié and E. C. Le Ru · Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 15, 4233–42 (2013) · [bibtex] [doi]
  39. CW measurements of resonance Raman profiles, line-widths, and cross-sections of fluorescent dyes: application to Nile Blue A in water and ethanol – A. Reigue, B. Auguié, P. G. Etchegoin and E. C. Le Ru · J. Raman Spectrosc. 44, 573–581 (2013) · [bibtex] [doi]
  40. Radiative correction in approximate treatments of electromagnetic scattering by point and body scatterers – E. C. Le Ru, W. R. C. Somerville and B. Auguié · Phys. Rev. A 87, 012504 (2013) · [bibtex] [doi]


  41. Severe loss of precision in calculations of T-matrix integrals – W. R. C. Somerville, B. Auguié and E. C. Le Ru · J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transf. 113, 524–535 (2012) · [bibtex] [doi]
  42. Distribution of the SERS enhancement factor on the surface of metallic nano-particles – W. R. C. Somerville, Auguié, B. and E. C. Le Ru · Nanotechnology (2012) · [bibtex] [doi]
  43. Combined SPR and SERS microscopy in the Kretschmann configuration – S. A. Meyer, B. Auguié, E. C. Le Ru and P. G. Etchegoin · J. Phys. Chem. A 116, 1000–1007 (2012) · [bibtex] [doi]
  44. Tiny peaks vs mega backgrounds: A general spectroscopic method with applications in resonant Raman scattering and atmospheric absorptions – B. Auguié, A. Reigue, E. C. Le Ru and P. G. Etchegoin · Anal. Chem. 84, 7938–7945 (2012) · [bibtex] [doi]
  45. Diffractive chains of plasmonic nanolenses: combining near-field focusing and collective enhancement mechanisms – E. Almpanis, N. Papanikolaou, B. Auguié, C. Tserkezis and N. Stefanou · Opt. Lett. 37, 4624–4626 (2012) · [bibtex] [doi]


  46. Simplified expressions of the T-matrix integrals for electromagnetic scattering – W. R. C. Somerville, B. Auguié and E. C. Le Ru · Opt. Lett. 36, 3482–3484 (2011) · [bibtex] [doi]
  47. Intense optical activity from three-dimensional chiral ordering of plasmonic nanoantennas – A. Guerrero-Martínez, B. Auguié, J. L. Alonso-Gómez, S. Gómez-Gra~na, Z. Džolic, M. Žinic, M. M. Cid and L. M. Liz-Marzán · Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 50, 5499–5503 (2011) · [bibtex] [doi]
  48. From individual to collective chirality in metal nanoparticles – Andrés Guerrero-Martínez, José Lorenzo Alonso-Gómez, B. Auguié, M. Magdalena Cid and Luis M. Liz-Marzán · Nano Today 6, 381–400 (2011) · [bibtex] [doi]
  49. Fingers crossed: Optical activity of a chiral dimer of plasmonic nanorods – B. Auguié, J. L. Alonso-Gómez, A. Guerrero-Martínez and L. M. Liz-Marzán · J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2, 846–851 (2011) · [bibtex] [doi]
  50. Microdroplet fabrication of silver–agarose nanocomposite beads for SERS optical accumulation – S. Abalde-Cela, B. Auguié, M. Fischlechner, W. T. S. Huck, R. A. Alvarez-Puebla, L. M. Liz-Marzán and C. Abell · Soft Matter 7, 1321–1325 (2011) · [bibtex] [doi]


  51. Diffractive arrays of gold nanoparticles near an interface: Critical role of the substrate – B. Auguié, X. M. Benda~na, W. L. Barnes and F. J. García de Abajo · Phys. Rev. B 82, 155447 (2010) · [bibtex] [doi]


  52. Localized surface-plasmon resonances in periodic nondiffracting metallic nanoparticle and nanohole arrays – J. Parsons, E. Hendry, C. Burrows, B. Auguié, J. R. Sambles and W. L. Barnes · Phys. Rev. B 79, 073412 (2009) · [bibtex] [doi]
  53. Sensitivity of localized surface plasmon resonances to bulk and local changes in the optical environment – W. A. Murray, B. Auguié and W. L. Barnes · J. Phys. Chem. C 113, 5120–5125 (2009) · [bibtex] [doi]
  54. Diffractive coupling in gold nanoparticle arrays and the effect of disorder – B. Auguié and W. L. Barnes · Opt. Lett. 34, 401–403 (2009) · [bibtex] [doi]
  55. Optical properties of gold nanostructures – B. Auguié · PhD thesis (2009) · [bibtex] [doi]


  56. Localised modes of sub-wavelength hole arrays in thin metal films – J. Parsons, E. Hendry, B. Auguié, W. L. Barnes and J. R. Sambles · SPIE proceedings (2008) · [bibtex] [doi]
  57. Collective resonances in gold nanoparticle arrays – B. Auguié and W. L. Barnes · Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 143902 (2008) · [bibtex] [doi]


  58. Ultralow chromatic dispersion measurement of optical fibers with a tunable fiber laser – B. Auguié, A. Mussot, A. Boucon, E. Lantz and T. Sylvestre · IEEE Photonics Technol. Lett. 18, 1825–1827 (2006) · [bibtex] [doi]