End of Summer Research

Hey All,

I have finished the work up of this summer’s research, and the results look great. The data shows a somewhat Guassian curve, which is what we were hoping for. These results show that there is an optimal mixture of salt and silver nanospheres that creates higher intensity signals. From here, I will continue this project throughout my senior year, with the hopes of testing on actual art samples by the end of the year. I have now tested different pigments, and will move on to known paint samples. I’m very excited to continue this research because of the promising results that were obtained this summer.

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