The plasmonic response of lead films deposited on nanostructured substrates formed by nanoconcave and nanodome arrays through optical reflectance spectroscopy measurements in the 190–1400 nm wavelength range was investigated. We found that their optical reflectance can be modified by changing the dimensions of the nanostructured substrates in a manner that the observed minima can be varied in the 570–1300 nm wavelength range, which were ascribed to plasmonic resonances. Also, a comparison with aluminum and silver, two metals commonly used in plasmonics, was made showing that lead can be used as an alternative plasmonic material within the Vis-IR range of the electromagnetic spectrum.

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