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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 986157, 4 pages
Morphology and Optical Property of ZnO Nanostructures Grown by Solvothermal Method: Effect of the Solution Pretreatment
1New Environmental Protection Key Laboratory of Jiangsu Province, Yancheng Institute of Technology, Yancheng 224051, China
2State Key Lab of Optoelectronic Materials and Technologies, School of Physics and Engineering, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou 510006, China
3School of Microelectronics and Solid-State Electronics, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Shahe Campus, Chengdu 610054, China
4Physics Department, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Received 1 April 2013; Accepted 23 July 2013
Academic Editor: Pathik Kumbhakar
Copyright © 2013 Wenhui Zhang 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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