Solvothermal Synthesis of Phase-Pure CuInS2 Hierachical Nanostructure Using Single-Source Molecular Precursor


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The synthesis of phase-pure CuInS2 microclusters comprising nanoflakes was achieved by solvothermal treatment of copper indium diethyldithiocarbamates (compositionally CuIn-(DDTC)5) in ethanol at 190 °C for 36 h. The obtained product was characterized by X-ray diffraction, Raman, energy dispersive X-ray spectroscopy and field emission scanning electron microscopy. Besides, contrast synthesis tests using multi-source precursors were also conducted.



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Deliang Chen




J. Li et al., "Solvothermal Synthesis of Phase-Pure CuInS2 Hierachical Nanostructure Using Single-Source Molecular Precursor", Advanced Materials Research, Vol. 266, pp. 9-12, 2011

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June 2011




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