We are proud of our recent publication on single-molecule electrochemistry using enhanced fluorescence as readout.
We used gold nanorods as nanoatennas to reveal single-molecules of a redox sensitive dye, Methylene Blue, and studied the electrochemical properties of this molecule one by one.
Leiden University’s Press release can be found here and a comment at phys.org here
Publication: M.Sc. Weichun Zhang, Dr. Martín Caldarola, M.Sc. Biswajit Pradhan, Prof.?Dr. Michel Orrit, ‘Gold Nanorod-Enhanced Fluorescence Enables Single-Molecule Electrochemistry of Methylene Blue‘, Angewandte Chemie