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Two-Dimensional Hexagonally Oriented CdCl2·H2O Nanorod Assembly:  Formation and Replication

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posted on 2004-09-14, 00:00 authored by Zhaoxiang Deng, Chengde Mao
This paper reports a simple bottom-up method that can controllably fabricate 2D hexagonally oriented and randomly distributed CdCl2·H2O nanorods on mica surfaces. The as-formed nanorod assemblies have been successfully replicated into various matrixes, including gold, poly(dimethylsiloxane), and polyurethane. Thus, this method is compatible with soft-lithography towards further applications.

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