Solvothermal Synthesis of CuInS2 Porous Microspheres


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The porous hierarchical spherical CuInS2 microsturctures have been successfully fabricated through one-pot solvothermal technique. The crystal structure and morphology of the as-synthesized products are characterized by X-ray diffraction (XRD), field emission scanning electron microscopy (FESEM) and transmission electron microscopy (TEM). The results reveal that the shells of CuInS2 microspheres are composed of nanosheets or nanoparticles. The possible formation mechanism of CuInS2 porous microspheres is simply discussed.



Materials Science Forum (Volumes 663-665)

Edited by:

Yuan Ming Huang






H. M. Hu and C. H. Deng, "Solvothermal Synthesis of CuInS2 Porous Microspheres", Materials Science Forum, Vols. 663-665, pp. 1150-1153, 2011

Online since:

November 2010




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