Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Advances in Condensed Matter Physics
Volume 2014, Article ID 758572, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/758572
Research Article

Synthesis and Characterization of One-Dimensional Porous (Zn,Cd)S/SiO2 Composite Nanostructural Materials

1School of Science, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing 100876, China
2School of Engineering and Technology, China University of Geosciences, Beijing 100083, China

Received 6 October 2013; Accepted 24 November 2013; Published 29 January 2014

Academic Editor: Jianye Li

Copyright © 2014 Xiuli Fu 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.

Linked References

  1. X.-P. Shen, A.-H. Yuan, F. Wang, J.-M. Hong, and Z. Xu, “Fabrication of well-aligned CdS nanotubes by CVD-template method,” Solid State Communications, vol. 133, no. 1, pp. 19–22, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. J. Zhang, F.-H. Jiang, and L.-D. Zhang, “Fabrication of single-crystalline semiconductor CdS nanobelts by vapor transport,” Journal of Physical Chemistry B, vol. 108, no. 22, pp. 7002–7005, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. D.-S. Kim, Y.-J. Cho, J.-H. Park, J. Yoon, Y. Jo, and M.-H. Jung, “(Mn, Zn)Co-doped CdS nanowires,” Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 111, no. 29, pp. 10861–10868, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. C.-H. Ye, G.-W. Meng, Y.-H. Wang, Z. Jiang, and L. Zhang, “On the growth of CdS nanowires by the evaporation of CdS nanopowders,” Journal of Physical Chemistry B, vol. 106, no. 40, pp. 10338–10341, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. Y.-T. Chen, J.-B. Ding, Y. Guo, L.-B. Kong, and H.-L. Li, “A facile route to preparation of CdS nanorods,” Materials Chemistry and Physics, vol. 77, no. 3, pp. 734–737, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. Q. Q. Wang, G. L. Zhao, and G. R. Han, “Synthesis of single crystalline CdS nanorods by a PVP-assisted solvothermal method,” Materials Letters, vol. 59, no. 21, pp. 2625–2629, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. Y. Li, J.-H. Wan, and Z.-N. Gu, “The formation of cadmium sulfide nanowires in different liquid crystal systems,” Materials Science and Engineering A, vol. 286, no. 1, pp. 106–109, 2000. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. D. Routkevitch, T. Bigioni, M. Moskovits, and J. M. Xu, “Electrochemical fabrication of CdS nanowire arrays in porous anodic aluminum oxide templates,” Journal of Physical Chemistry, vol. 100, no. 33, pp. 14037–14047, 1996. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. H.-J. Liu and Y.-C. Zhu, “Synthesis and characterization of ternary chalcogenide ZnCdS 1D nanostructures,” Materials Letters, vol. 62, no. 2, pp. 255–257, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. R. Venugopal, P. Lin, and Y. Chen, “Photoluminescence and Raman scattering from catalytically grown ZnxCd1-xSe alloy nanowires,” Journal of Physical Chemistry B, vol. 110, no. 24, pp. 11691–11696, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. T.-Y. Lui, J.-A. Zapien, H. Tang et al., “Photoluminescence and photoconductivity properties of copper-doped Cd1-xZnxS nanoribbons,” Nanotechnology, vol. 17, no. 24, pp. 5935–5940, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. V. I. Kozlovskii, D. A. Sannikov, and D. E. Sviridov, “Nanoscale ZnCdS/ZnSSe heterostructures for semiconductor lasers,” Bulletin of the Lebedev Physics Institute, vol. 35, no. 2, pp. 35–39, 2008. View at Google Scholar
  13. M. Kobayashi, J. Ueno, M. Enami et al., “Growth and UV-A sensor applications of MgCdS/ZnCdS superlattices,” Journal of Crystal Growth, vol. 278, no. 1–4, pp. 273–277, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. J. L. Elechiguerra, J.-A. Manriquez, and M. J. Yacaman, “Growth of amorphous SiO2 nanowires on Si using a Pd/Au thin film as a catalyst,” Applied Physics A, vol. 79, no. 3, pp. 461–467, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. Y.-Q. Chen, Q.-T. Zhou, H.-F. Jiang et al., “Aligned silica nanowires on the inner wall of bubble-like silica film: the growth mechanism and photoluminescence,” Nanotechnology, vol. 17, no. 4, pp. 1022–1025, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  16. X.-D. Wang, C.-J. Summers, and Z.-L. Wang, “Mesoporous single-crystal ZnO nanowires epitaxially sheathed with Zn2SiO4,” Advanced Materials, vol. 16, no. 14, pp. 1215–1218, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  17. P. K. Sekhar, N. S. Ramgir, R. K. Joshi, and S. Bhansali, “Selective growth of silica nanowires using an Au catalyst for optical recognition of interleukin-10,” Nanotechnology, vol. 19, no. 24, Article ID 245502, 18 pages, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  18. J. Q. Hu, Y. Jiang, X.-M. Meng, C.-S. Lee, and S.-T. Lee, “A simple large-scale synthesis of very long aligned silica nanowires,” Chemical Physics Letters, vol. 367, no. 3-4, pp. 339–343, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. F. M. Kolb, A. Berger, H. Hofmeister, E. Pippel, U. Gösele, and M. Zacharias, “Periodic chains of gold nanoparticles and the role of oxygen during the growth of silicon nanowires,” Applied Physics Letters, vol. 89, no. 17, Article ID 173111, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  20. Y.-Q. Chang, M.-W. Wang, X.-H. Chen, S. Ni, and W. Qiang, “Field emission and photoluminescence characteristics of ZnS nanowires via vapor phase growth,” Solid State Communications, vol. 142, no. 5, pp. 295–298, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  21. S. Kar, B. Satpati, P. V. Satyam, and S. Chaudhuri, “Synthesis and optical properties of CdS nanoribbons,” Journal of Physical Chemistry B, vol. 109, no. 41, pp. 19134–19138, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  22. H. Nishikawa, T. Shiroyama, R. Nakamura, Y. Ohki, K. Nagasawa, and Y. Hama, “Photoluminescence from defect centers in high-purity silica glasses observed under 7.9-eV excitation,” Physical Review B, vol. 45, no. 2, pp. 586–591, 1992. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  23. I. K. Battisha, H. H. Afify, and Y. Badr, “Structural and photoluminescence behaviors of nano-structure thin film and bulk silica gel derived glasses,” Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, vol. 25, no. 1, pp. 5–15, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus