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Detailed Characterization of Hydrothermally Synthesized SnO2 Nanoparticles

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Abstract:

3–4 nm of SnO2 nanoparticles having uniform spherical shape were successfully synthesized using a hydrothermal method. The hydrothermal method has many advantages over other methods of preparing nanoparticles (such as sol–gel, solid state, and chemical precipitation), because there is no need for calcination and milling steps. The particles were characterized by X-ray diffraction, pore size diamater analysis, transmission electron microscope, scanning electron microscope analysis, Raman spectroscopy, and thermogravimetric analysis/differential thermogravimetric analysis. The results confirm that SnO2 nano powders are homogeneous, nano scale, and of high crystalline quality.

Keywords: CHARACTERIZATION; HYDROTHERMAL METHOD; NANO PARTICLES; SEMICONDUCTOR; TIN OXIDE

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1166/jnn.2011.3484

Publication date: October 1, 2011

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  • Journal for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (JNN) is an international and multidisciplinary peer-reviewed journal with a wide-ranging coverage, consolidating research activities in all areas of nanoscience and nanotechnology into a single and unique reference source. JNN is the first cross-disciplinary journal to publish original full research articles, rapid communications of important new scientific and technological findings, timely state-of-the-art reviews with author's photo and short biography, and current research news encompassing the fundamental and applied research in all disciplines of science, engineering and medicine.
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