Gomathi, A and Rao, C. N. R. (2006) Nanostructures of the binary nitrides, BN, TiN, and NbN, prepared by the urea-route. Materials Research Bulletin, 41 (5). pp. 941-947.
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By heating mixtures of H3BO3, TiCl4, and NbCl5 with urea in 1:6 molar ratios in the 900–1000 °C range, nanoparticles of BN, TiN, and NbN have been obtained, respectively. The nanoparticles are crystalline and have been characterized by electron microscopy and other techniques. By carrying out the urea reaction over Au islands deposited on Si substrates, nanowires of TiN could be obtained.
|Subjects:||Material Science > Nanochemistry|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Engineering, Science and Mathematics > School of Physics|
Faculty of Engineering, Science and Mathematics > School of Chemistry
|Deposited On:||20 Jan 2009 09:44|
|Last Modified:||12 Feb 2009 10:21|
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