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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 427310, 6 pages
Fabrication of Magnetite/Silica/Titania Core-Shell Nanoparticles
Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Resource Science and Technology, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Kota Samarahan, 94300 Sarawak, Malaysia
Received 25 September 2012; Revised 26 November 2012; Accepted 27 November 2012
Academic Editor: Yanbao Zhao
Copyright © 2012 Suh Cem Pang 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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