Seed-Mediated Synthesis of Monodispersed Cu2O Nanocubes with Five Different Size Ranges from 40 to 420 nm


  • We thank the National Science Council of Taiwan for the financial support of this research (Grant NSC95-2113-M-007-031-MY3). Supporting Information is available online from Wiley InterScience or from the author.


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Monodispersed Cu2O nanocubes with approximate average sizes of 40, 65, 100, 230, and 420 nm have been prepared using a seed-mediated synthesis approach in aqueous solution. The standard deviation of the nanocube sizes in each sample is below 10 %.