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Journal of Nanotechnology
Volume 2014, Article ID 538106, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/538106
Research Article

Synthesis, XRD, TEM, EPR, and Optical Absorption Spectral Studies of CuZnO2 Nanocompound

1Department of Physics, S.V.D. College, Kadapa 516 003, India
2Department of Physics, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University College of Engineering, YSR District, Pulivendula, Andhra Pradesh 516 390, India
3Faculty of Engineering, Mie University, Tsu, Mie 514-8507, Japan

Received 5 February 2014; Revised 18 March 2014; Accepted 20 March 2014; Published 11 May 2014

Academic Editor: Bobby G. Sumpter

Copyright © 2014 T. Ravindra Reddy 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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