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Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 916908, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/916908
Research Article

In Situ Synthesis and Deposition of Gold Nanoparticles with Different Morphologies on Glass and ITO Substrate by Ultrasonic Spray Pyrolysis

Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León (UANL), Facultad de Ciencias Químicas, Avenida Universidad, Ciudad Universitaria, 66451 San Nicolás de los Garza, NL, Mexico

Received 17 May 2013; Accepted 28 August 2013

Academic Editor: Mohd Sapuan Salit

Copyright © 2013 María de la Garza et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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