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Title: Shaped nanocrystal particles and methods for working the same


Shaped nanocrystal particles and methods for making shaped nanocrystal particles are disclosed. One embodiment includes a method for forming a branched, nanocrystal particle. It includes (a) forming a core having a first crystal structure in a solution, (b) forming a first arm extending from the core having a second crystal structure in the solution, and (c) forming a second arm extending from the core having the second crystal structure in the solution.

 [1];  [2];  [3]
  1. Oakland, CA
  2. Menlo Park, CA
  3. Berkeley, CA
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Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States)
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Alivisatos, A Paul, Sher, Eric C, and Manna, Liberato. Shaped nanocrystal particles and methods for working the same. United States: N. p., 2007. Web.
Alivisatos, A Paul, Sher, Eric C, & Manna, Liberato. Shaped nanocrystal particles and methods for working the same. United States.
Alivisatos, A Paul, Sher, Eric C, and Manna, Liberato. Tue . "Shaped nanocrystal particles and methods for working the same". United States.
title = {Shaped nanocrystal particles and methods for working the same},
author = {Alivisatos, A Paul and Sher, Eric C and Manna, Liberato},
abstractNote = {Shaped nanocrystal particles and methods for making shaped nanocrystal particles are disclosed. One embodiment includes a method for forming a branched, nanocrystal particle. It includes (a) forming a core having a first crystal structure in a solution, (b) forming a first arm extending from the core having a second crystal structure in the solution, and (c) forming a second arm extending from the core having the second crystal structure in the solution.},
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journal = {},
number = ,
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place = {United States},
year = {2007},
month = {12}

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