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ISRN Nanotechnology
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 715183, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2011/715183
Research Article

Direct Preparation of Y2SiO5 Nanocrystallites by a Microwave Hydrothermal Process

1Key Laboratory of Auxiliary Chemistry and Technology for Chemical Industry, Ministry of Education, Shaanxi University of Science and Technology, Xi'an Shaanxi 710021, China
2Shenzhen Key Laboratory of Special Functional Materials, Shenzhen University, Shenzhen, Guangdong 518086, China

Received 1 March 2011; Accepted 18 March 2011

Academic Editors: C.-L. Hsu and J.-K. Yoon

Copyright © 2011 Ya-Qin Wang 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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