Facile synthesis of silica-coated Bi2S3 nanorods and hollow silica nanotubes

Shu Fen Wang, Feng Gu, Zhong Sen Yang, Meng Kai Lü, Guang Jun Zhou, Wen Guo Zou

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Silica coated bismuth sulfide (Bi2S3) nanorods have been prepared by a simple coating process. The coating resulted in the improved stability and luminescent intensity of the Bi2S3 nanorods. Hollow silica nanotubes were also obtained by using Bi2S3 nanorods as a removal template.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)79-84
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Crystal Growth
Issue number1-2
Publication statusPublished - 15 Aug 2005
Externally publishedYes


  • A1. Characterization
  • A1. Nanostructures
  • B1. BiS
  • B1. Nanorods

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