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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2012, Article ID 656353, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/656353
Research Article

Structural Characterisation of ZnO Particles Obtained by the Emulsion Precipitation Method

1Institute of Chemical Technology and Engineering, Faculty of Chemical Technology, Poznan University of Technology, M. Sklodowskiej-Curie 2, 60965 Poznan, Poland
2Institute of Molecular Physics, Polish Academy of Science, M. Smoluchowskiego 17, 60179 Poznan, Poland

Received 25 May 2012; Accepted 20 September 2012

Academic Editor: Huogen Yu

Copyright © 2012 Agnieszka Kołodziejczak-Radzimska 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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