quantum dot

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quantum dot

particles of semiconductor material smaller than 10 nm, used for staining and in vivo biomarker studies.
Synonym(s): nanocrystal
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1993): Synthesis and characterization of nearly monodisperse CdE (E=S, Se, Te) semiconductor nanocrystallites.
Preparation of carbon-coated Co and Ni nanocrystallites by a modified AC arc discharge method.
The results indicate that PVD sample appears finely crystallized, with nanocrystallites about 3 nm of diameter (Fig.
Synthesis of PbS nanocrystallites using a novel single molecule precursors approach: X-ray single-crystal structure of Pb[([S.
CdSe)ZnS core-shell quantum dots: synthesis and characterization of a size series of highly luminescent nanocrystallites.
60] in water agglomerates into nanocrystallites with a partially oxidized shell--rendering it water-soluble.
Before addressing these questions, we review line profile broadening from nanocrystallites.
Yamini, Sulfonic Acid Supported on Hydroxyapatite-Encapsulated-I3-Fe2O3 Nanocrystallites as a Magnetically Bronsted Acid for N-formylation of Amines, Appl.
In the case when the incoming wave frequency exceeds that of the free electrons or particularly electrons coupled with lattices of nanocrystallites and subnanocrystallites, the electrons can no longer follow the wave, and they get out of phase.