Conference Proceedings Paper
The Effect of OH Scavenger on the Formation of Cobalt Oxide Nanoparticles by Gamma-Radiolysis
37th Annual CNS-CNA Student Conference - 2013 June 11
Leena Alrehaily (Western University)
Jiju.M Joseph (Western University)
J.Clara Wren (Western University)
Gamma irradiation of an aqueous solution initially containing 0.1 mM CoII led to the formation of uniform-sized nanoparticles in the range of 10-20 nm. The particles were characterized using Raman spectroscopy and found to be composed of Co3O4. Addition of tert-butanol (an ¥OH scavenger) was found to be very effective in suppressing the oxidation of CoII and the formation of cobalt oxide particles.
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