Plasma Process. Polym. 1/2011
Norman Kulbe, Oliver Höfft, Angela Ulbrich, Sherif Zein El Abedin, Stefan Krischok, Jürgen Janek, Manuel Pölleth and Frank Endres
Article first published online: 17 JAN 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ppap.201190000
Cover: Copper nanoparticles were made by the interaction of an argon plasma with copper species in an ionic liquid. The electrons of the free plasma reduce the dissolved metal cations at the plasma IL interface (see schematic drawing). The TEM image shows the generated nanoparticles. Further details can be found in the article by N. Kulbe, O. Höfft, A. Ulbrich, S. Zein El Abedin, S. Krischok, J. Janek, M. Pölleth, and F. Endres*on page 32.