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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 104748, 10 pages
Impact of Specifically Adsorbing Anions on the Electroless Growth of Gold Nanotubes
Department of Materials and Geoscience, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Petersenstraße 23, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
Received 14 July 2011; Accepted 28 October 2011
Academic Editor: Renzhi Ma
Copyright © 2012 Falk Muench 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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