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pH controlled synthesis of silver nanorods and nanodisks

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6 Author(s)
Youyi Sun ; Research Center for Engineering Technology of Polymeric Composites of Shanxi Province, North University of China, Taiyuan 030051, People's Republic of China ; Binghua Yang ; Wei Cai ; Yaqing Liu
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One-dimensional silver nanorods and nanodisks have been successfully synthesised through a facile method of the polymer template-assisted synthesis. The sample was characterised by a variety of techniques, such as transmission electron microscopy (TEM), scan electron microscopy (SEM) and a UV-vis spectrometer. The as-obtained nanorods and nanodisks are single crystalline with an average size of about 150-nm up to 500-nm. During the whole process, the capping stabiliser (PDMAEMA-b-PVP) and pH played important roles in the growth of the nanorods and nanodisks. A possible growth mechanism was proposed.

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IET Micro & Nano Letters  (Volume:5 ,  Issue: 3 )