Growth of ZnO nanotube arrays and nanotube based piezoelectric nanogenerators

Yi Xi, Jinhui Song, Sheng Xu, Rusen Yang, Zhiyuan Gao, Chenguo Hu, Zhong Lin Wang

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We present a systematic study of the growth of hexagonal ZnO nanotube arrays using a solution chemical method by varying the growth temperature (
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)9260
JournalJournal of Materials Chemistry
Issue number48
StatePublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes

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KAUST Repository Item: Exported on 2020-10-01
Acknowledgements: This research was supported by DARPA (Army/AMOCOM/REDSTONE AR, W31P4Q-08-1-0009), BESDOE (DE-FG-02-07ER46394), Air Force Office (FA9550-08-1-0046), DARPA/ARO W911NF-08-1-0249, KAUST Global Research Partnership, and NSF. Yi Xi and Zhiyuan Gao thank the partial fellowship supported by the China Scholarship Council (CSC) (No. 20083019). Chenguo Hu and Yi Xi thanks the fund of NSFC (60976055) and Postgraduates' Science and Innovation Fund (200801CIA0080267) of Chongqing University.
This publication acknowledges KAUST support, but has no KAUST affiliated authors.


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