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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 452407, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/452407
Research Article

Effect of Different Seed Solutions on the Morphology and Electrooptical Properties of ZnO Nanorods

1Institute of Nano Electronic Engineering, Universiti Malaysia Perlis, Seriab, Kangar, 01000 Perlis, Malaysia
2Nanotechnology and Catalysis Research Centre, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
3Department of Electronic Engineering, NED University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi 75270, Pakistan
4NANO-ElecTronic Centre (NET), Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Selangor, 40450 Shah Alam, Malaysia
5Department of Science and Technology, Campus Norrköping, Linköping University, 60174 Norrköping, Sweden

Received 18 May 2012; Revised 27 August 2012; Accepted 27 August 2012

Academic Editor: Gong Ru Lin

Copyright © 2012 M. Kashif 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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