Fabrication of single crystal CuGaS2 nanorods by X-ray irradiation

Hsien Tse Tung, Yeukuang Hwu, In Gann Chen, Mu Gong Tsai, Jenn Ming Song, Ivan M. Kempson, Giorgio Margaritondo

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CuGaS2 nanorods were synthesized by irradiating the precursor solution with intense X-rays. The products are single crystal nanorods with preferential [220] growth and a uniform size distribution. We also report on the photoresponse of drop-cast films of these nanorods.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)9152-9154
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number32
Publication statusPublished - 2011 Aug 28

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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    Tung, H. T., Hwu, Y., Chen, I. G., Tsai, M. G., Song, J. M., Kempson, I. M., & Margaritondo, G. (2011). Fabrication of single crystal CuGaS2 nanorods by X-ray irradiation. Chemical Communications, 47(32), 9152-9154. https://doi.org/10.1039/c1cc12031j