Vol 89, SUPPLEMENT NO 1 (2011): ELS XIII Conference

Proceedings of the
ELECTROMAGNETIC AND LIGHT SCATTERING XIII CONFERENCE
Taormina (Italy), 26-30 September 2011
Guest Editors: F. Borghese, P. Denti, P. G. Gucciardi, M. A. Iatì, O. M. Maragò, and R. Saija

Table of Contents

Preface: Introducing ELS XIII PDF
F. Borghese, P. Denti, P. G. Gucciardi, M. A. Iatì, O. M. Maragò, R. Saija
Enhancing and localizing light-matter interactions using surface plasmons PDF
M. Böhmler, N. Hartmann, C. Georgi, G. Piredda, J. Berteloth, A. Bouhelier, A. Hartschuh
Modeling galactic extinction PDF
C. Cecchi-Pestellini, G. Mulas, S. Casu, M. A. Iatì, R. Saija, A. Cacciola, F. Borghese, P. Denti
Structure of phase matrices of light scattering particles derived from symmetry considerations PDF
J. W. Hovenier, O. Muñoz
Optical trapping and optical binding using cylindrical vector beams PDF
S. E. Skelton, M. Sergides, R. Patel, E. Karczewska, O. M. Maragò, P. H. Jones
Electromagnetic scattering by a polydispersion of small charged cosmic dust particles PDF
M. Kocifaj, J. Klačka, G. Videen
Optical properties of gold nanostructures: Application to the surface enhanced Raman scattering and to the development of a nanobiosensor PDF
M. Lamy de la Chapelle
Engineering with and for light absorption and scattering: A quarter century of experimental research at RTL PDF
M. P. Mengüç
Physical properties of cometary dust from Monte Carlo analysis of tail and coma images PDF
F. Moreno
Polarization of light backscattered by wavelength-scale particles PDF
K. Muinonen, J. Tyynelä, E. Zubko, H. Lindqvist, A. Penttilä, T. Pieniluoma, G. Videen
Not just energy, but momentum and angular momentum too: Mechanical effects in scattering PDF
T. A. Nieminen, A. B. Stilgoe, N. R. Heckenberg, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
Interstellar extinction and polarization with homogeneous and composite grains PDF
N. V. Voshchinnikov
Optical properties of nonspherical atmospheric particles and relevant applications PDF
P. Yang, L. Bi, G. Kattawar, R. L. Panetta
The nature of interstellar dust as revealed by light scattering PDF
D. A. Williams
Light scattering theory and programs: Open problems and questions PDF
T. Wriedt
Nanoplasmonics : From biochemical sensors to surface enhanced spectroscopies PDF
P. M. Adam
Nanoantennas for surface enhanced infrared spectroscopy: Effects of interaction and higher order resonant excitations PDF
P. Albella, F. Neubrech, D. Weber, G. Han, T. Nagao, A. Pucci, J. Aizpurua
Retrieval of cloud droplet size distribution parameters from polarized reflectance measurements PDF
M. Alexandrov, B. Cairns, C. Emde, B. van Diedenhoven, A. Ackerman
The cause of characteristic lengths in scattering curves PDF
M. J. Berg
Model of the effective-medium approximation for nanostructured layers with the account of interparticle interactions and its ellipsometric registration PDF
E. G. Bortchagovsky, A. Dejneka, L. Jastrabik, V. Z. Lozovski, T. O. Mishakova
Modeling of the particle scattering structure factor for branched bio-polymers in solution: A X-ray scattering study PDF
P. Calandra, M. A. Kiselev, D. Lombardo
Measurement of aggregate size distribution by inversion of angular light scattering PDF
C. Caumont-Prim, J. Yon, A. Coppalle, K. F. Ren
On the calibration of the polarimetric slope - albedo relation for asteroids: Work in progress PDF
A. Cellino, R. Gil-Hutton
On the polarization angle of skylight reflected by natural surfaces: Properties and application for remote sensing of planetary atmospheres PDF
J. Chowdhary, B. Cairns, M. Mishchenko
Scattering matrix measurements and light-scattering calculations of calcite particles PDF
D. D. Dabrowska, O. Muñoz, F. Moreno, T. Nousiainen, E. Zubko, A. C. Marra
Spectral dependence of the amplification factor in surface enhanced Raman scattering PDF
C. D'Andrea, B. Fazio, A. Irrera, P. Artoni, O. M. Maragò, G. Calogero, P. G. Gucciardi
Height and thickness of a scattering (aerosol or cloud) layer from space-based oxygen A-band spectroscopy: An analytical approach PDF
A. B. Davis
Light scattering and photon statistics of quantum emitters coupled to metallic nanoparticles PDF
O. Di Stefano, A. Ridolfo, R. Saija, S. Savasta
A study of light scattering by wavelength-sized particles covered by much smaller grains using the superposition T-matrix method PDF
J. M. Dlugach, M. I. Mishchenko, D. W. Mackowski, I. A. Zinchenko
Slow and fast magneto-optical response of magnetite nanoparticles suspension PDF
N. L. Dmitruk, I. E. Moroz, S. Z. Malynych
Plasmonic nanostructure enhanced graphene-based photodetectors PDF
T. J. Echtermeyer, L. Britnell, S. Milana, A. Lombardo, R. V. Gorbachev, A. N. Grigorenko, A. K. Geim, K. S. Novoselov, A. C. Ferrari
Propagation of diffraction-free and accelerating laser beams in turbid media PDF
T. Ersoy, B. Yalizay, I. Cilesiz, S. Akturk
Raman scattering in heavily boron-doped single-crystal diamond PDF
G. Faggio, G. Messina, S. Santangelo, D. Alfieri, G. Prestopino, I. Ciancaglioni, M. Marinelli
On Rayleigh approximation for non-ellipsoids PDF
V. G. Farafonov, V. B. Il'in, M. S. Prokopjeva, S. V. Barkanov, A. A. Vinokurov, T. N. Khoudyakova
Strongly polarized scattering in Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy of randomly distributed molecules on gold nanowires PDF
B. Fazio, P. G. Gucciardi, C. D'Andrea, A. Irrera, F. Bonaccorso, G. Calogero, C. Vasi, M. Allegrini, A. Toma, D. Chiappe, C. Martella, F. Buatier de Mongeot
Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy of biomolecules in buffer solution PDF
B. Fazio, C. D'Andrea, V. Villari, N. Micali, O. M. Maragò, G. Calogero, P. G. Gucciardi
Studying the dynamics of colloidal particles with digital holographic microscopy and electromagnetic scattering solutions PDF
J. Fung, R. W. Perry, D. M. Kaz, R. McGorty, V. N. Manoharan
Polarization analysis of the scattered radiation by silicon nanoparticles in the infrared PDF
B. García-Cámara, R. Gómez-Medina, F. González, J. J. Sáenz, M. Nieto Vesperinas, F. Moreno
Scaled analog measurements of light scattering by aggregates with merging monomers PDF
J.-M. Geffrin, R. Vaillon, C. Eyraud, B. Lacroix
Measurement of angular scattering function and degree of linear polarization of bentonite clay particles embedded in cylindrical epoxy matrix PDF
A. Gogoi, G. Das, N. Karak, A. Choudhury, G. A. Ahmed
Electric and magnetic dipolar response of small dielectric particles: Scattering anisotropy and optical forces PDF
R. Gómez-Medina, B. García-Cámara, I. Suárez-Lacalle, L. S. Froufe-Pérez, F. González, F. Moreno, M. Nieto-Vesperinas, J. J. Sáenz
Application of the discontinous Galerkin time domain method to the optics of metallic nanostructures PDF
Ye. Grynko, J. Förstner, T. Meier
Light depolarization effects in tip enhanced Raman spectroscopy of silicon (001) and gallium arsenide (001) PDF
P. G. Gucciardi, J.-C. Valmalette, M. Lopes, R. Dèturche, M. Lamy de la Chapelle, D. Barchiesi, F. Bonaccorso, C. D'Andrea, M. Chaigneau, G. Picardi, R. Ossikovski
Surface enhanced Raman scattering optimization of gold nanocylinder arrays: Influence of the localized surface plasmon resonance and excitation wavelength PDF
N. Guillot, B. Fremaux, H. Shen, O. Péron, E. Rinnert, T. Toury, M. Lamy de la Chapelle
Linear polarization measurements with clouds of tholins produced by radio-frequency plasma PDF
E. Hadamcik, J.-B. Renard, N. Carrasco, G. Cernogora, C. Szopa, J. Lasue
A T-matrix approach for particles with small-scale surface roughness PDF
M. Kahnert, T. Rother
Photo-polarimetric sensitivities to layering and mixing of absorbing aerosols PDF
O. V. Kalashnikova, M. J. Garay, A. B. Davis, D. J. Diner, J. V. Martonchik
Conventional clear-sky aerosol retrievals: Do they work for cloudy days? PDF
E. Kassianov, M. Ovchinnikov, L. K. Berg, C. Flynn
Influence of absorption on the time of flight of the light going through a complex medium PDF
M. Kervella, F.-X. d'Abzac, F. Hache, L. Hespel, T. Dartigalongue
Angularly resolved reflectance from random and aligned semi-infinite media PDF
A. Kienle, F. Foschum
Systematic simulations of aerosol optical property retrieval uncertainty for scanning polarimeters PDF
K. Knobelspiesse, B. Cairns
Optical sizing of irregular snow grains PDF
A. A. Kokhanovsky
Glints from cirrus clouds, snow blankets, and sea surfaces PDF
A. Konoshonkin, A. Borovoi
Diffraction of a plane wave on a multilayered grating PDF
A. G. Kyurkchan, S. A. Manenkov
Solving diffraction problems by method of elementary scatterers PDF
A. G. Kyurkchan, N. I. Smirnova
Scattering by closely spaced infinite cylinders in an absorbing medium PDF
S.-C. Lee
Radiative transfer in the oxygen A-band and its application to cloud remote sensing PDF
L. Lelli, A. A. Kokhanovsky, V. V. Rozanov, J. P. Burrows
Plasmonic near-field enhanced absorption and scattering PDF
E. Lidorikis
Modelling mineral dust using stereophotogrammetry PDF
H. Lindqvist, O. Jokinen, K. Kandler, T. Nousiainen
Small-angle light scattering by monolayer of liquid crystal droplets in polymer matrix PDF
V. A. Loiko, V. Ya. Zyryanov, U. Maschke, A. V. Konkolovich, A. A. Miskevich
Discrete dipole aproximation of gold nanospheres on substrates: Considerations and comparision with other discretization methods PDF
V. L. Y. Loke, E. U. Donev, G. M. Huda, J. T. Hastings, M. P. Mengüç, T. Wriedt
Analysis of MAIAC dust aerosol retrievals from MODIS over North Africa PDF
A. Lyapustin, Y. Wang, C. Hsu, O. Torres, G. Leptoukh, O. Kalashnikova, S. Korkin
Emissive exchange between particles PDF
D. W. Mackowski, M. I. Mishchenko
Sensitivity of radiative impact of dust to particle shape: Comparison of spheres and spheroids PDF
P. Mauno, M. Kahnert, P. Räisänen, T. Nousiainen
Tuning the structural and optical properties of gold/silver nanoalloys prepared by laser ablation in liquids for ultra-sensitive spectroscopy and optical trapping PDF
E. Messina, L. D'Urso, C. Satriano, E. Fazio, M. G. Donato, B. Fazio, C. D'Andrea, O. M. Maragò, P. G. Gucciardi, G. Compagnini, F. Neri
UV-depolarization Lidar remote sensing experiment analysis using scattering matrix formalism PDF
A. Miffre, G. David, B. Thomas, P. Rairoux
Modified refractive index of zinc sulfide nanoparticles doped glasses PDF
M. Moussaoui, R. Saoudi, S. Tonchev, S. Palle, A. V. Tishchenko
Size effects on the scattering matrices of clay particles: An experimental study PDF
O. Munõz, F. Moreno, D. D. Dabrowska, H. Volten, J. W. Hovenier
Optical response of noble metal nanoparticles PDF
V. Myroshnychenko, F. J. García de Abajo
On the intensity and polarization of radiation emerging from a thick Rayleigh scattering atmosphere PDF
V. Natraj, J. W. Hovenier
On retrieving shape information from scattering phase matrices using a distribution of spheroids PDF
T. Nousiainen, M. Kahnert, H. Lindqvist
Decomposition of Mueller matrices of scattering media: Theory and experiment PDF
R. Ossikovski
Asteroid phase curves from Lowell observatory photometric database PDF
D. A. Oszkiewicz, K. Muinonen, E. Bowell, D. Trilling, L. H. Wasserman, A. Penttilä, T. Pieniluoma
Iterative atmospheric correction scheme and the polarization color of alpine snow PDF
M. Ottaviani, B. Cairns
Comparative strengths of a pseudo-spectral time domain method in numerical simulation of single particle optical scattering PDF
R. L. Panetta, C. Liu, P. Yang
Local electric field measurements by optical tweezers PDF
G. Pesce, B. Mandracchia, E. Orabona, G. Rusciano, L. De Stefano, A. Sasso
The difficulty of measuring orbital angular momentum PDF
D. Preece, T. A. Nieminen, T. Asavei, N. R. Heckenberg, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
Analysis of laser beam scattering by an ensemble of particles modeling red blood cells in ektacytomter PDF
A. V. Priezzhev, S. Yu. Nikitin, A. E. Lugovtsov
Separation of fine and coarse aerosol contributions to the total aerosol light scattering: An AERONET assessment PDF
A. Quirantes, F. J. Olmo, H. Lyamani, A. Valenzuela, L. Alados-Arboledas
Application of the Vectorial Complex Ray Model to the scattering of an ellipsoid particle PDF
K. F. Ren, C. Roze, T. Girasole
Light scattering study of zinc oxide nanoparticles for the application of its anti-bacterial property PDF
S. Roy, N. Barua, A. K. Buragohain, G. A. Ahmed
Mueller matrix characterization of porous media in visible PDF
S. N. Savenkov, A. Priezzhev, Ye. Oberemok, P. Silfsten, T. Ervasti, J. Ketolainen, K.-E. Peiponen
Dominant type of deterministic polarization transformation for inhomogeneous elliptic birefringent medium PDF
S. N. Savenkov, Ye. Oberemok, I. Kolomiets, V. Yakubchak, R. Muttiah
Near field computation of the extinction of electromagnetic waves in multiparticle systems PDF
J. Schäfer, A. Kienle
Exploring the surface roughness of small ice crystals by measuring high resolution angular scattering patterns PDF
M. Schnaiter, P. H. Kaye, E. Hirst, Z. Ulanowski, R. Wagner
Light scattering calclulations in planar non-homogeneous dielectric media by means of the light diffraction calculation on gratings PDF
A. Shcherbakov, A. V. Tishchenko
Aerosol agent detection using spectroscopic characterization PDF
V. Sivaprakasam, M. Currie, J. Lou, J. Czege, J. D. Eversole
Retrieving the size of particles with rough surfaces from 2D scattering patterns PDF
Z. Ulanowski, P. H. Kaye, E. Hirst, R. Greenaway
Composite grains: Application to circumstellar dust PDF
D. B. Vaidya, R. Gupta
Radiative transfer in closely packed realistic regoliths PDF
S. Vahidinia, J. Cuzzi, B. Draine, E. Marouf
Optical trapping of carbon nanotubes and graphene PDF
S. Vasi, M. A. Monaca, M. G. Donato, F. Bonaccorso, G. Privitera, O. Trushkevych, G. Calogero, B. Fazio, A. Irrera, M. A. Iatì, R. Saija, P. Denti, F. Borghese, P. H. Jones, A. C. Ferrari, P. G. Gucciardi, O. M. Maragò
Solutions of the electrostatic problem for highly eccentric particles with axial symmetry PDF
A. Vinokurov, V. Farafonov, S. Barkanov
Spectral simulation approach of light scattering by biological microstructures PDF
F. Voit, J. Schäfer, A. Kienle
Scattering intensity from Brownian dynamics: Application to total internal reflection microscopy PDF
G. Volpe, T. Brettschneider, L. Helden, C. Bechinger
Shape dependency of the extinction and absorption cross sections of dust aerosols modeled as randomly oriented spheroids PDF
R. Wagner, K. Kandler, C. Linke, T. Muller, M. Schnaiter
Remote sensing of aerosols above cloud using polarization measurements from POLDER/PARASOL: Comparison with LIDAR caliop PDF
F. Waquet, J. Riedi, L. Labonnotte, F. Thieuleux, F. Ducos, P. Goloub, D. Tanr
Optimization methods for characterization of single particles from light scattering patterns PDF
M. A. Yurkin, G. V. Dyatlov, K. V. Gilev, V. P. Maltsev
Magnetic response from a composite of metal-dielectric particles in the visible range: T-matrix simulation PDF
O. Zhuromskyy, V. Lomanets, U. Peschel
Negative polarization of agglomerate particles with various densities PDF
E. Zubko, K. Muinonen, Y. Shkuratov, G. Videen