Peer reviewed articles


  • Jollans, T., Caldarola, M., Sivan, Y., and Orrit, M. “Effective electron temperature measurement using time-resolved anti-Stokes photoluminescence.” J. Phys. Chem. A, link. Also available as pre-print.


  • Spaeth, P., Subhasis A., Le L., Jollans, T., Pud S., Albrecht, W., Bauer T., Caldarola, M., Kuipers, L. , and Orrit, M. “Circular Dichroism Measurement of Single Metal Nanoparticles Using Photothermal Imaging.” Nano Letters (link).


  • Zhang, W., Caldarola, M., Lu, X., Pradhan, B. and Orrit, M. Single-molecule fluorescence enhancement of a near-infrared dye by gold nanorods using DNA transient binding. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 20, 20468-20475 (link).

  • Zhang, W., Caldarola, M., Lu, X., and Orrit, M. Plasmonic Enhancement of Two- Photon-Excited Luminescence of Single Quantum Dots by Individual Gold Nanorods, ACS Photonics 5, 7, 2960-2968 (link).

  • Caldarola, M., Pradhan, B., Orrit, M. Quantifying fluorescence enhancement for slowly diffusing single molecules in plasmonic near fields. The Journal of chemical physics 148.12: 123334 (link).

  • Krasnok, A., Caldarola, M., Bonod, N. and Alú, A. Spectroscopy and Biosensing with Optically Resonant Dielectric Nanostructures. Advanced Optical Materials 6, 5, 1701094 (Journal Cover) (link).

  • Carattino, A., Caldarola, M. and Orrit, M. Gold nanoparticles as absolute nanothermometers. Nano Letters 18, 2, 874-880 (link)


  • Zhang, W., Caldarola, M., Pradhan, B. and M. Orrit. Gold Nanorod Enhanced Fluorescence Enables Single-Molecule Electrochemistry of Methylene Blue. Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 56(13), 3566-3569 (link).

  • von Bilderling, C., Caldarola, M., Masip, M. E., Bragas, A. V., Pietrasanta, L. I., Monitoring in real-time focal adhesion protein dynamics in response to a discrete mechanical stimulus. Review of Scientific Instruments 88, 013703 (link).


  • Pellegrotti, J. V., Cortés, E., Bordenave, M. D., Caldarola, M., Kreuzer, M. P., Sanchez, A. D., Ojea I., Bragas A. V., Stefani, F. D. Plasmonic Photothermal Fluorescence Modulation for Homogeneous Biosensing. ACS Sensors, 1(11), 1351–1357 (link).


  • Caldarola, M., Albella, P., Cortés, E., Rahmani, M., Roschuk, T., Grinblat, G., Oulton, R.F., Bragas, A.V. and Maier, S.A. Non-plasmonic nanoantennas for surface enhanced spectroscopies with ultra-low heat conversion. Nature Communications, 6:7915 (link).


  • Grinblat, G., Rahmani, M., Cortés, E., Caldarola, M., Comedi, D., Maier, S. A., and Bragas, A. V. High-Efficiency Second Harmonic Generation from a Single Hybrid ZnO Nanowire/Au Plasmonic Nano-Oligomer. Nano letters, 14 (11), 6660-6665 (link).

News articles

Caldarola, M. and Orrit, M. Single molecules and single nanoparticles as windows to the nanoscale. Europhysics News, 49(2), 14-17 (2018). (link)