Zak, A.K.; Razali, R.; Majid, W.A.; Darroudi, M. (2011) Synthesis and characterization of a narrow size distribution of zinc oxide nanoparticles. International Journal of Nanomedicine, 6. pp. 1399-403. ISSN 1178-2013Full text not available from this repository.
Zinc oxide nanoparticles (ZnO-NPs) were synthesized via a solvothermal method in triethanolamine (TEA) media. TEA was utilized as a polymer agent to terminate the growth of ZnO-NPs. The ZnO-NPs were characterized by a number of techniques, including X-ray diffraction analysis, transition electron microscopy, and field emission electron microscopy. The ZnO-NPs prepared by the solvothermal process at 150°C for 18 hours exhibited a hexagonal (wurtzite) structure, with a crystalline size of 33 ± 2 nm, and particle size of 48 ± 7 nm. The results confirm that TEA is a suitable polymer agent to prepare homogenous ZnO-NPs.
|Journal or Publication Title:||International Journal of Nanomedicine|
|Additional Information:||Low Dimensional Material Research Center, Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Science > Dept of Physics|
|Depositing User:||Mr. Faizal Hamzah|
|Date Deposited:||01 Aug 2011 09:53|
|Last Modified:||01 Aug 2011 09:54|
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