Direct synthesis of nanowires with anatase and TiO2-B structures at near ambient conditions

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)25746-25750
Journal / PublicationJournal of Physical Chemistry B
Volume110
Issue number51
Publication statusPublished - 28 Dec 2006
Externally publishedYes

Abstract

In this study, we present a new approach toward titanium oxide nanowires. In this approach, the growth formation of the wires sets in at a temperature as low as 40°C under ambient pressure. Moreover, we provide evidence that nanowires with distinctive TiO2-anatase and TiO2-B structures can be directly produced without further thermal treatment using controlled reaction conditions. © 2006 American Chemical Society.