Physical Confinement Promoting Formation of Cu2O−Au Heterostructures with Au Nanoparticles Entrapped within Crystalline Cu2O Nanorods

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Asenath-Smith, E; Noble, JM; Hovden, R; Uhl, AM; DiCorato, A; Kim, Y; Kulak, AN; Meldrum, FC; Kourkoutis, LF; Estroff, LA;
(2017)
  • Publisher: American Chemical Society

Building on the application of cuprite (Cu2O) in solar energy technologies and reports of increased optical absorption caused by metal-to-semiconductor energy transfer, a confinement-based strategy was developed to fabricate high aspect ratio, crystalline Cu2O nanorods ... View more