Micelle-Mediated Synthesis of Single-Crystalline Selenium Nanotubes


  • This work was supported by NSFC (20325312, 20233010), and the Special Fund of MOE, China (200020). Supporting Information is available from WileyInterscience or from the author.


The large-scale synthesis of single-crystal Se nanotubes (e.g., see Figure) has been realized via a novel micelle-mediated process, the key to which may be the use of micelles to control the distribution of amorphous Se in solution.