Sol-Gel Route to Inorganic Fluoride Nanomaterials with Optical Properties

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFunctionalized Inorganic Fluorides: Synthesis, Characterization & Properties of Nanostructured Solids
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages24
ISBN (Print)9780470740507
Publication statusPublished - 2010 Apr 20


  • Control of shapes and microstructures
  • Fluorinating reagents and method of fluorination
  • Luminescence - practical applications in phosphors and lasers
  • Optical properties - low refractive index and anti-reflection effect
  • Principles of sol-gel method
  • Sol-gel method - technology for synthesizing metal oxide materials
  • Sol-gel route to inorganic fluoride nanomaterials with optical properties

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Materials Science
  • General Engineering

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