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Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 532168, 8 pages
Electrochemical Synthesis of Nanocrystalline Ni0.5Zn0.5Fe2O4 Thin Film from Aqueous Sulfate Bath
1Mineral Processing Technology Department, Central Metallurgical Research and Development Institute (CMRDI), P.O. Box 87, Helwan, Cairo 11421, Egypt
2Advanced Materials Department, Central Metallurgical Research and Development Institute (CMRDI), P.O. Box 87, Helwan, Cairo 11421, Egypt
Received 29 December 2011; Accepted 22 February 2012
Academic Editors: J. Blázquez, J.-H. Chang, G. Maruccio, and C.-S. Yeh
Copyright © 2012 A. Saba 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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