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Title: Hydrothermal synthesis of superparamagnetic Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles with ionic liquids as stabilizer

Abstract

Highlights: • Superparamagnetic Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles with good dispersity have been synthesized via hydrothermal method. • Ionic liquid [C{sub 16}mim]Cl acts as stabilizer for the Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles. • Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles have a saturation magnetization of 67.69 emu/g at 300 K. - Abstract: Superparamagnetic Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles have been successfully synthesized under hydrothermal condition with the assistant of ionic liquid 1-hexadecyl-3-methylimidazolium chloride ([C{sub 16}mim]Cl). The structure and morphology of the sample have been investigated by X-ray diffraction (XRD), X-ray photoelectron spectra (XPS), transmission electron microscopy (TEM), and high-resolution TEM (HRTEM), and the results indicate that the as-synthesized inverse spinel Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles have an average diameter of about 10 nm and exhibit relatively good dispersity. More importantly, it is found that [C{sub 16}mim]Cl acts as stabilizer for the Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles by adsorbing on the particles surfaces to prevent the agglomeration. In addition, the obtained superparamagnetic Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles have a saturation magnetization of 67.69 emu/g at 300 K.

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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
22420819
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Materials Research Bulletin; Journal Volume: 62; Other Information: Copyright (c) 2014 Elsevier Science B.V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands, All rights reserved.; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; AGGLOMERATION; CHLORIDES; FERRITES; HYDROTHERMAL SYNTHESIS; IRON OXIDES; MAGNETIC PROPERTIES; MAGNETIZATION; MOLTEN SALTS; MORPHOLOGY; NANOPARTICLES; SPINELS; SUPERPARAMAGNETISM; SURFACES; TRANSMISSION ELECTRON MICROSCOPY; X-RAY DIFFRACTION; X-RAY PHOTOELECTRON SPECTROSCOPY

Citation Formats

Liu, Xiao-Di, E-mail: liuxiaodiny@126.com, Chen, Hao, Liu, Shan-Shan, Ye, Li-Qun, and Li, Yin-Ping. Hydrothermal synthesis of superparamagnetic Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles with ionic liquids as stabilizer. United States: N. p., 2015. Web. doi:10.1016/J.MATERRESBULL.2014.11.022.
Liu, Xiao-Di, E-mail: liuxiaodiny@126.com, Chen, Hao, Liu, Shan-Shan, Ye, Li-Qun, & Li, Yin-Ping. Hydrothermal synthesis of superparamagnetic Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles with ionic liquids as stabilizer. United States. doi:10.1016/J.MATERRESBULL.2014.11.022.
Liu, Xiao-Di, E-mail: liuxiaodiny@126.com, Chen, Hao, Liu, Shan-Shan, Ye, Li-Qun, and Li, Yin-Ping. Sun . "Hydrothermal synthesis of superparamagnetic Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles with ionic liquids as stabilizer". United States. doi:10.1016/J.MATERRESBULL.2014.11.022.
@article{osti_22420819,
title = {Hydrothermal synthesis of superparamagnetic Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles with ionic liquids as stabilizer},
author = {Liu, Xiao-Di, E-mail: liuxiaodiny@126.com and Chen, Hao and Liu, Shan-Shan and Ye, Li-Qun and Li, Yin-Ping},
abstractNote = {Highlights: • Superparamagnetic Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles with good dispersity have been synthesized via hydrothermal method. • Ionic liquid [C{sub 16}mim]Cl acts as stabilizer for the Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles. • Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles have a saturation magnetization of 67.69 emu/g at 300 K. - Abstract: Superparamagnetic Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles have been successfully synthesized under hydrothermal condition with the assistant of ionic liquid 1-hexadecyl-3-methylimidazolium chloride ([C{sub 16}mim]Cl). The structure and morphology of the sample have been investigated by X-ray diffraction (XRD), X-ray photoelectron spectra (XPS), transmission electron microscopy (TEM), and high-resolution TEM (HRTEM), and the results indicate that the as-synthesized inverse spinel Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles have an average diameter of about 10 nm and exhibit relatively good dispersity. More importantly, it is found that [C{sub 16}mim]Cl acts as stabilizer for the Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles by adsorbing on the particles surfaces to prevent the agglomeration. In addition, the obtained superparamagnetic Fe{sub 3}O{sub 4} nanoparticles have a saturation magnetization of 67.69 emu/g at 300 K.},
doi = {10.1016/J.MATERRESBULL.2014.11.022},
journal = {Materials Research Bulletin},
number = ,
volume = 62,
place = {United States},
year = {Sun Feb 15 00:00:00 EST 2015},
month = {Sun Feb 15 00:00:00 EST 2015}
}