Chapter 11. Metal-oxide and -sulfide Nanocrystals and Nanostructures

  1. Professor Zhong Lin Wang
  1. A. Chemseddine

Published Online: 8 OCT 2001

DOI: 10.1002/3527600094.ch11

Characterization of Nanophase Materials

Characterization of Nanophase Materials

How to Cite

Chemseddine, A. (1999) Metal-oxide and -sulfide Nanocrystals and Nanostructures, in Characterization of Nanophase Materials (ed Z. L. Wang), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527600094.ch11

Editor Information

  1. Georgia Institute of Technology School of Materials Science and Engineering Atlanta, Georgia 30332-0245 USA

Author Information

  1. Physikal Chemistry Department (CK) Hahn-Meitner-Institut Glienicker Straße 100 14109 Berlin Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 OCT 2001
  2. Published Print: 11 NOV 1999

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527298372

Online ISBN: 9783527600090



  • metal-oxide nanocrystals;
  • metal-sulfide nanocrystals;
  • wet chemical methods;
  • sulfides nanocrystals;
  • oxide nanocrystals


  • Introduction

  • Nanocrystals processing by wet chemical methods - general remarks on synthesis and characterization

  • Sulfides nanocrystals

  • Connecting and assembling sulfide nanocrystals

  • Oxide nanocrystals: synthesis and characterization

  • Applications, prospects and concluding remarks