Kalyanikutty, KP and Nikhila, M and Maitra, Uday and Rao, CNR (2006) Hydrogel-assisted synthesis of nanotubes and nanorods of US, ZnS and CuS, showing some evidence for oriented attachment. In: Chemical Physics Letters, 432 (1-3). pp. 190-194.
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By carrying out the reaction of appropriate metal compounds with Na2S in the presence of a tripodal cholamide-based hydrogel, nanotubes and nanorods of CdS, ZnS and CuS have been obtained. The nanostructures have been characterized by transmission electron microscopy and spectroscopic techniques. Evidence is presented for the assembly of short nanorods to form one-dimensional chains.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Additional Information:||Copyright of this article belongs to Elsevier B.V.|
|Department/Centre:||Division of Chemical Sciences > Organic Chemistry|
|Date Deposited:||03 Aug 2010 08:28|
|Last Modified:||19 Sep 2010 06:12|
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