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Confined organization of Au nanocrystals in glycolipid nanotube hollow cylinders

Author:
Yang, Bo, Kamiya, Shoko, Yoshida, Kaname, Shimizu, Toshimi
Source:
Chemical communications 2004 no.5 pp. 500-501
ISSN:
1364-548X
Subject:
anisotropy, aqueous solutions, chemical reactions, glycolipids, gold, nanocomposites, nanocrystals, nanogold, nanotubes, photochemistry
Abstract:
Mild fabrication of anisotropic metal–lipid nanotube (LNT) nanocomposites, in which Au nanoparticles of 3–10 nm wide are organized in a glycolipid nanotube hollow cylinder, has been achieved by filling the internal channel of the LNT with HAuCl₄ aqueous solution by capillary force and subsequent photochemical reduction of [AuCl₄]⁻.
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