Complex gold nanostructures derived by templating from diatom frustules

Dusan Losic, James G. Mitchell, Nicolas H. Voelcker

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Diatom frustules have been used for the first time as templates for the fabrication of gold nanostructures; high-precision replicas featuring complex three-dimensional gold nanostructures from the nano- to the microscale were achieved.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4905-4907
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number39
Publication statusPublished - 21 Oct 2005
Externally publishedYes

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