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Gold in a metallic divided state--from Faraday to present-day nanoscience.

Abstract:
(Figure Presented) "Very minute in their dimensions" is how Faraday described the metal particles present in a fine dispersion of colloidal gold upon observing its interaction with red light 150 years ago (see picture for a laser-light version of his experiment). This observation would come to serve as the basis for the modern nanoscience and nanotechnology of gold, including the use of gold nanoparticles in catalytic processes and the formation of self-assembled monolayers. © 2007 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH and Co. KGaA.
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10.1002/anie.200700428

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Chemistry
Sub department:
Inorganic Chemistry
Role:
Author
Journal:
Angewandte Chemie (International ed. in English)
Volume:
46
Issue:
29
Pages:
5480-5486
Publication date:
2007-01-01
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EISSN:
1521-3773
ISSN:
1433-7851
Source identifiers:
33883
Language:
English
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2012-12-19

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