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Title: Flow assisted synthesis of highly ordered silica nanowire arrays
Authors: Yan, Chaoyi
Zhang, Tao
Lee, Pooi See
Issue Date: 2008
Source: Yan, C., Zhang, T., & Lee, P. S. (2009). Flow assisted synthesis of highly ordered silica nanowire arrays. Applied Physics A, 94(4), 763-766.
Series/Report no.: Applied physics A
Abstract: Silica nanowires were synthesized through a self-supplied vapor–liquid–solid (VLS) mechanism. Unlike randomly entangled nanowires on the substrate, highly ordered nanowire arrays have been successfully fabricated using a sandwich-like configuration to define and enhance the local gas-flow. As-synthesized nanowires were characterized to be amorphous silicon dioxide with Au as catalysts. The role of the sandwich-like structure and the effect of gas-flow on the alignment of silica nanowires are demonstrated.
URI: https://hdl.handle.net/10356/97272
http://hdl.handle.net/10220/10477
ISSN: 0947-8396
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00339-008-4974-4
Rights: © 2008 Springer-Verlag.
Fulltext Permission: none
Fulltext Availability: No Fulltext
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