Morphology Control of ZnO Particles in Liquid Phase


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We realized morphology control of ZnO crystals and prepared ZnO particles with variety of shapes such as hexagonal, ellipse, two large needles with small needles and multi-needles. The morphology control was achieved by the control of super saturation degree of aqueous solutions. All of the particles showed X-ray diffraction of single ZnO phase. The control of crystal growth and particle morphology in this system would contribute to the development of future crystalline materials and devices.



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K. Katayama, K. Kato, T. Takenaka, M. Takata and K. Shinozaki




Y. Masuda and K. Kato, "Morphology Control of ZnO Particles in Liquid Phase", Key Engineering Materials, Vol. 350, pp. 3-6, 2007

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October 2007




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