Inorganic Nanotubes as Nanoreactors: The First MoS2 Nanopods


  • This work was financed by Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology of the Republic of Slovenia and by the FOREMOST project of the European Union 6th Framework Program under contract NMP3-CT-2005-515840.


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MoS2nanopods, spherical MoS2 nanoparticles grow in a confined geometry of MoS2 nanotube reactors, which subsequently serve as nanocontainers and enable safe handling and simple release of the particles on stimulation.