The Aggregation of Silver Nanoparticles in Aqueous Solution Investigated via Anodic Particle Coulometry

Authors

  • Dr. Neil V. Rees,

    1. Dept. of Chemistry, Physical & Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory, Oxford University, South Parks Road, Oxford. OX1 3QZ (United Kingdom), Fax: (+44) 1865-275-410
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  • Yi-Ge Zhou,

    1. Dept. of Chemistry, Physical & Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory, Oxford University, South Parks Road, Oxford. OX1 3QZ (United Kingdom), Fax: (+44) 1865-275-410
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  • Prof. Dr. Richard G. Compton

    Corresponding author
    1. Dept. of Chemistry, Physical & Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory, Oxford University, South Parks Road, Oxford. OX1 3QZ (United Kingdom), Fax: (+44) 1865-275-410
    • Dept. of Chemistry, Physical & Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory, Oxford University, South Parks Road, Oxford. OX1 3QZ (United Kingdom), Fax: (+44) 1865-275-410
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Abstract

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Informative collisions: The use of quantitative oxidative collisions between silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) and an electrode surface to monitor the aggregation of single AgNPs into larger clusters is reported (see graph).

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