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Title: Multiphase separation of copper nanowires

Here, this communication reports a new method to purify copper nanowires with nearly 100% yield from undesired copper nanoparticle side-products formed during batch processes of copper nanowire synthesis. Also, this simple separation method can yield large quantities of long, uniform, high-purity copper nanowires to meet the requirements of nanoelectronics applications as well as provide an avenue for purifying copper nanowires in the industrial scale synthesis of copper nanowires, a key step for commercialization and application of nanowires.
Authors:
 [1] ;  [1] ;  [1] ;  [2] ;  [2] ;  [2] ;  [1]
  1. Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States). Physics and Life Science Directorate
  2. Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States). Engineering Direcotrate
Publication Date:
Report Number(s):
LLNL-JRNL-698864
Journal ID: ISSN 1359-7345; CHCOFS
Grant/Contract Number:
AC52-07NA27344
Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
ChemComm
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 52; Journal Issue: 78; Journal ID: ISSN 1359-7345
Publisher:
Royal Society of Chemistry
Research Org:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; 77 NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY
OSTI Identifier:
1393343

Qian, Fang, Lan, Pui Ching, Olson, Tammy, Zhu, Cheng, Duoss, Eric B., Spadaccini, Christopher M., and Han, T. Yong-Jin. Multiphase separation of copper nanowires. United States: N. p., Web. doi:10.1039/C6CC06228H.
Qian, Fang, Lan, Pui Ching, Olson, Tammy, Zhu, Cheng, Duoss, Eric B., Spadaccini, Christopher M., & Han, T. Yong-Jin. Multiphase separation of copper nanowires. United States. doi:10.1039/C6CC06228H.
Qian, Fang, Lan, Pui Ching, Olson, Tammy, Zhu, Cheng, Duoss, Eric B., Spadaccini, Christopher M., and Han, T. Yong-Jin. 2016. "Multiphase separation of copper nanowires". United States. doi:10.1039/C6CC06228H. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1393343.
@article{osti_1393343,
title = {Multiphase separation of copper nanowires},
author = {Qian, Fang and Lan, Pui Ching and Olson, Tammy and Zhu, Cheng and Duoss, Eric B. and Spadaccini, Christopher M. and Han, T. Yong-Jin},
abstractNote = {Here, this communication reports a new method to purify copper nanowires with nearly 100% yield from undesired copper nanoparticle side-products formed during batch processes of copper nanowire synthesis. Also, this simple separation method can yield large quantities of long, uniform, high-purity copper nanowires to meet the requirements of nanoelectronics applications as well as provide an avenue for purifying copper nanowires in the industrial scale synthesis of copper nanowires, a key step for commercialization and application of nanowires.},
doi = {10.1039/C6CC06228H},
journal = {ChemComm},
number = 78,
volume = 52,
place = {United States},
year = {2016},
month = {9}
}

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