Engineered polymer for controlled metal nanoparticle synthesis

Baosong Fu, Michael N. Missaghi, Christopher M. Downing, Mayfair C. Kung, Harold H. Kung, Guomin Xiao

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A designer polymethylhydrosiloxane molecule, modified with nitrile and silanol groups, offers independent control of metal loading and particle size distribution when used to assist the preparation of metal nanoparticles.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2181-2183
Number of pages3
JournalChemistry of Materials
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - Apr 13 2010


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Chemical Engineering(all)
  • Materials Chemistry

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Fu, B., Missaghi, M. N., Downing, C. M., Kung, M. C., Kung, H. H., & Xiao, G. (2010). Engineered polymer for controlled metal nanoparticle synthesis. Chemistry of Materials, 22(7), 2181-2183.