SnO2 Nanowires with Branched Structures Synthesized by Thermal Evaporation of Sn Powders


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Branched SnO2 nanowires were prepared by heating Sn powders. SEM images indicated that the single branched nanowires had diameters in the range 50-300 nm. XRD and SAED analysis revealed that the SnO2 nanowires were crystalline with tetragonal rutile structure. PL spectrum showed visible light emission.



Key Engineering Materials (Volumes 336-338)

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Wei Pan and Jianghong Gong




H. W. Kim and S.H. Shim, "SnO2 Nanowires with Branched Structures Synthesized by Thermal Evaporation of Sn Powders", Key Engineering Materials, Vols. 336-338, pp. 2160-2162, 2007

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April 2007




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