Phosphate-mediated ZnO nanosheets with a mosaic structure

Hiroaki Imai, Satoko Iwai, Satoshi Yamabi

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Seaweed-like ZnO sheets consisting of wurtzite-type nanoplates with a thickness less than 5 nm were grown in an aqueous solution system containing phosphate anions. The platy crystals were formed with specific adsorption of phosphate anions on the (001) plane.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)768-769
Number of pages2
JournalChemistry Letters
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2004 Jun 5

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Chemistry


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