Synthesis of a Novel Nanostructure of Rutile Titania by Sonochemical Method


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Chestnut-bur-like rutile titania assemblies are successfully synthesized by a sonochemical method. Scanning electron microscopy and transmission electron microscopy analyses reveal that the assemblies are formed by radial coagulation of rutile acicular nanocrystals. Effects of experimental conditions on the phase and structure of the products are also presented.


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M. Gupta and Christina Y.H. Lim




G.B. Ma et al., "Synthesis of a Novel Nanostructure of Rutile Titania by Sonochemical Method", Journal of Metastable and Nanocrystalline Materials, Vol. 23, pp. 235-238, 2005

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January 2005




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