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Nanoparticle-Film Plasmon Ruler Interrogated with Transmission Visible Spectroscopy. RT Hill, KM Kozek, A Hucknall, DR Smith and A Chilkoti. ACS Photonics 2014 DOI: 10.1021/ph500190q. link
Plasmon rulers: The optical angstrometers. RT Hill. Laser Focus World 2014 Sept. ed. 60-63. link
Plasmonic Waveguide Modes of Film-Coupled Metallic Nanocubes. BJ Lassiter, F McGuire, JJ Mock, C Ciracì, RT Hill, BJ Wiley, A Chilkoti and DR Smithi. Nano Letters 2013 13.12 5866-5872. link
Surface Patterning. RT Hill and A Chilkoti. Biomaterials Science. 3rd edition. Eds. BD Ratner, AS Hoffman & FJ Schoen. Elsevier Inc., Academic Press 2012 pp. 276-301. link
Controlled-reflectance surfaces with film-coupled colloidal nanoantennas A Moreau, C Ciracì, JJ Mock, RT Hill, Q Wang, BJ Wiley, A Chilkoti & DR Smith. Nature 2012 492 86-89. link
      -Featured in Nature News, December 5 2012. link
      -Featured in Scientific American, December 5 2012. link
Plasmon Ruler with Ångstrom Length Resolution RT Hill, JJ Mock, A Hucknall, SD Wolter, NM Jokerst, DR Smith, and A Chilkoti ACS Nano 2012 DOI:10.1021/nn3035809. link
Probing the Ultimate Limits of Plasmonic Enhancement C Ciracì, RT Hill, JJ Mock, Y Urzhumov, AI Fernández-Domínguez, SA Maier, JB Pendry, A Chilkoti, and DR Smith Science 2012 337 (6098) 1072-1074. link
      -Artwork featured on the cover. link
Probing Dynamically Tunable Localized Surface Plasmon Resonances of Film-Coupled Nanoparticles by Evanescent Wave Excitation JJ Mock, RT Hill, Y-J Tsai, A Chilkoti, and DR Smith. Nano Letters 2012 Article ASAP. link

Gold Nanoparticles on Polarizable Surfaces as Raman Scattering Antennas S-Y Chen, JJ Mock, RT Hill, A Chilkoti, DR Smith, AA Lazarides. ACS Nano 2010 4(11) 6535-6546. link

Leveraging Nanoscale Plasmonic Modes to Achieve Reproducible Enhancement of Light RT Hill, JJ Mock, Y Urzhumov, DS Sebba, SJ Oldenburg, S-Y Chen, AA Lazarides, A Chilkoti, and DR Smith. Nano Letters 2010 10(10) 4150–4154. link
A versatile diffractive maskless lithography for single-shot and serial microfabrication NJ Jenness, RT Hill, A Hucknall, A Chilkoti, and RL Clark. Optics Express 2010 18(11) 11754-11762. link
Versatile synthesis and micropatterning of nonfouling polymer brushes on the wafer scale  A Hucknall, A Garcia, MS Johannes, AJ Simnick, RT Hill, BD Ratner, RL Clark, S Zauscher, and A Chilkoti.  Biointerphases 2009 4(2) FA50-FA57. link
Simple Fabrication of Antibody Microarrays on Nonfouling Polymer Brushes with Femtomolar Sensitivity for Protein Analytes in Serum and Blood  A Hucknall, DH Kim, S Rangarajan, RT Hill, WM Reichert, and A Chilkoti.  Advanced Materials  2009 21 1968–1971.  link
Distance-Dependent Plasmon Resonant Coupling between a Gold Nanoparticle and Gold Film.  JJ Mock*, RT Hill*, A Degiron, S Zauscher, A Chilkoti, and DR Smith.  Nano Letters2008 8 (8) 2245–2252.  link
      -Highlighted in Nature Materials 2008 7, p. 608. 
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Direct Electrochemical and Spectroscopic Assessment of Heme Integrity in Multiphoton Photo-Cross-Linked Cytochrome c Structures. J Lyon, RT Hill, JB Shear, K Stevenson. Analytical Chemistry 2007; 79(6): 2303-2311. link
Enzyme-Nanoparticle Functionalization of Three-Dimensional Protein Scaffolds. RT Hill and JB Shear. Analytical Chemistry. 2006; 78(19): 7022-7026. link
Direct-Write Fabrication of Functional Protein Matrices using a Low-Cost Q-Switched Laser. B Kaehr, N Ertas, R Nielson, R Allen, RT Hill, M Plenert, JB Shear. Analytical Chemistry. 2006; 78: 3198-3202. link
      -Featured in Biophotonics International, May, 2006, p. 18-19.
Microfabrication of Three-Dimensional Bioelectronic Architectures. RT Hill, J Lyon, R Allen, K Stevenson, JB Shear. J Am Chem Soc 2005: 127: 10707-10711. link
      -Featured in Chemical and Engineering News, 10/3/2005, p. 46-47.