Amino acid-assisted one-dimensional assembly of semiconducting metal oxide nanoparticles in aqueous alcohol media

Junzheng Wang, Hiroki Yabe, Atsushi Shimojima, Takashi Sekiguchi, Ayae Sugawara-Narutaki, Tatsuya Okubo

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A facile approach to prepare the nanochains of semiconducting metal oxide (SnO2, CeO2, and TiO2) nanoparticles is presented. The addition of amino acid and alcohol to the corresponding sols adjusts the interparticle interactions, leading to their one-dimensional assembly.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)934-935
Number of pages2
JournalChemistry Letters
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes


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