Are nanoparticles spherical or quasi-spherical?
journal contributionposted on 25.04.2016, 13:44 by Stanislav V. Sokolov, Christopher Batchelor-McAuley, Kristina Tschulik, Stephen Fletcher, Richard G. Compton
The geometry of quasi-spherical nanoparticles is investigated. The combination of SEM imaging and electrochemical nano-impact experiments is demonstrated to allow sizing and characterization of the geometry of single silver nanoparticles.
The research leading to these results has received funding from the European Research Council under the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme (FP/2007-2013/ERC Grant Agreement no. ). K.T. was supported by a Marie Curie Intra European Fellowship within the Seventh European Community Framework Programme.