Aluminothermal reaction approach for micro-/ nanofabrications: Syntheses of in2O3 micro-/ nanostructures and InN octahedral nanoshells

Jiefeng Yu, Yu Wang, Wen Wen, Donghan Yang, Bin Huang, Jianlong Li, Kai Wu

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An aluminothermal reaction approach is used for the reaction between Al powder and other metal oxide(s) in a chemical vapor deposition furnace to generate a pressure burst of the intermediate vapor that subsequently condenses or reacts with gases to form micro-/nanomaterials on a substrate. (Figure Presented)

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1479-1483
Number of pages5
JournalAdvanced Materials
Issue number13
StatePublished - Apr 6 2010
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Materials Science(all)
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering

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