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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2015, Article ID 509479, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/509479
Research Article

Manganese Dioxide Nanowires of Tunable Dimensions Synthesized via a Facile Hydrothermal Route

Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Resource Science and Technology, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 94300 Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia

Received 25 June 2015; Revised 5 October 2015; Accepted 11 October 2015

Academic Editor: Jae-Min Myoung

Copyright © 2015 Ying Ying Kong 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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