Chapter 1. Hybrid Electrochemical/Chemical Synthesis of Semiconductor Nanocrystals on Graphite

  1. Dr. Gary Hodes
  1. Reginald M. Penner

Published Online: 19 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527612789.ch01

Electrochemistry of Nanomaterials

Electrochemistry of Nanomaterials

How to Cite

Penner, R. M. (2001) Hybrid Electrochemical/Chemical Synthesis of Semiconductor Nanocrystals on Graphite, in Electrochemistry of Nanomaterials (ed G. Hodes), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527612789.ch01

Editor Information

  1. Dept. of Materials and Interfaces, Weizman Institute of Science, Rehovot, 76100, Israel

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 29 MAR 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527298365

Online ISBN: 9783527612789

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Keywords:

  • hybrid electrochemical synthesis;
  • chemical synthesis;
  • semiconductor nanocrystals;
  • graphite;
  • electrochemically deposited metal nanocrystals

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Size-Selective Electrodeposition of Metal Nanoparticles

  • Understanding Particle Size Dispersion in Electrochemical Volmer-Weber Growth

  • Converting Metal Nanoparticles into Semiconductor Quantum Dots

  • Photoluminescence Spectroscopy of E/C Synthesized Materials

  • An Application for E/C Synthesized Quantum Dots: Photodetection Based on a New Principle