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Hydrothermal growth of ZnO nanostructures

Baruah, , Sunandan and Dutta, Joydeep (2009) Hydrothermal growth of ZnO nanostructures. Science & Technology of Advanced Materials .

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Abstract

One-dimensional nanostructures exhibit interesting electronic and optical properties due to their low dimensionality leading to quantum confinement effects. ZnO has received lot of attention as a nanostructured material because of unique properties rendering it suitable for various applications. Amongst the different methods of synthesis of ZnO nanostructures, the hydrothermal method is attractive for its simplicity and environment friendly conditions. This review summarizes the conditions leading to the growth of different ZnO nanostructures using hydrothermal technique. Doping of ZnO nanostructures through hydrothermal method are also highlighted.

Item Type:Article
Subjects:Material Science > Nanofabrication processes and tools
ID Code:8746
Deposited By:CSMNT
Deposited On:27 Mar 2010 08:47
Last Modified:27 Mar 2010 08:47

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