Training course


Raman SERS

These trainings are held in France or at your location and are conducted in French or English.


  • Reference: RAM2
  • Dates:
    • February 13, 2020
    • September 24, 2020
    • November 19, 2020
  • Who should attend: Users of HORIBA Scientific Raman spectrometers who already understand the fundamentals of Raman spectroscopy and know how to use HORIBA Raman system and LabSpec Software. It is advised to participate in the basic Raman training first (RAM1)
  • Duration:  1 day (From 9 am to 5:30 pm)


  • Acquire theoretical and practical knowledge on SERS (Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy)
  • Know how to select your substrate
  • Interpret results


Introduction to SERS

Presentation of the SERS technique

  • Introduction: Why SERS?
  • What is SERS?
  • Surface Enhanced Raman basics
  • SERS substrates


Introduction to the SERS applications

  • Examples of SERS applications
  • Practical advice
  • SERS limits


Demo on known samples

Customer samples: Bring your own samples!

Our trainers are experts in each technique. They will provide trainings advice and guidance to make the most of your HORIBA Scientific instrument. You will gain confidence and experience in the analysis of your samples.

Certificates are given to every attendee for every course.


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