Gold nanoparticles have been synthesized using n-alkylthiol molecules as a passivating agent. By fixing the length of the thiol chain, it is possible to produce nanocrystal arrays, such as 1D chains, 2D arrays of chains, and 3D crystals.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Microscopy and Microanalysis|
|State||Published - 2002|
- Quantum dot superlattices
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