Contents: Introduction to surface plasmon theory; Survey of Plasmonics History and Theory of Wood’s anomalies; A new look at grating theories through the extraordinary optical transmission phenomenon; . . . . .
Contents: Introduction and Ultra High Vacuum; From Solids to Surfaces; Electron spectroscopy; Surface cleaning and chemical analysis; Adsorption, Desorption and Chemical Reactions; Surface Structure; . . . . .
These are lecture notes of a course that I gave to people doing research for their Ph.D. thesis in theoretical chemistry or spectroscopy. The course was given on December 9-13, 2002, in Han-sur-Lesse, . . . . .