Microwave Assisted Synthesis and Characterization of Silver/Gold Nanoparticles Loaded Carbon Nanotubes

  1. Sanjay Mathur,
  2. Suprakas Sinha Ray,
  3. Sujanto Widjaja and
  4. Dileep Singh
  1. Charity Maepa1,2,
  2. Sreejarani K. Pillai1,
  3. Suprakas Sinha Ray1 and
  4. Leskey Cele2

Published Online: 15 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118095362.ch10

Nanostructured Materials and Nanotechnology V: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 32

Nanostructured Materials and Nanotechnology V: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 32

How to Cite

Maepa, C., Pillai, S. K., Ray, S. S. and Cele, L. (2011) Microwave Assisted Synthesis and Characterization of Silver/Gold Nanoparticles Loaded Carbon Nanotubes, in Nanostructured Materials and Nanotechnology V: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 32 (eds S. Mathur, S. S. Ray, S. Widjaja and D. Singh), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118095362.ch10

Author Information

  1. 1

    DST/CSIR Nanotechnology Innovation Centre, National centre for Nano-Structured Materials, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, Pretoria 0001, South Africa

  2. 2

    Department of Chemistry, Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria 0001, South Africa

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 19 SEP 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118059920

Online ISBN: 9781118095362

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Keywords:

  • microwave;
  • silver/gold nanoparticles;
  • high reaction rate;
  • carbon nanotubes;
  • x-ray diffraction

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental

  • Characterization

  • Results and Discussion

  • Conclusion