Synthesis of circular and triangular gold nanorings with tunable optical properties

Xiaoying Lin, Yi Liu, Meihua Lin, Qian Zhang, Zhihong Nie

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This communication describes a robust wet-chemical synthetic strategy for the preparation of monodispersed circular and triangular gold nanorings. The localized surface plasmon resonance of the nanorings can be tuned by controlling the outer diameter and ridge thickness of the nanorings.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)10765-10767
Number of pages3
JournalChem. Commun.
Issue number78
StatePublished - 2017
Externally publishedYes

Bibliographical note

KAUST Repository Item: Exported on 2020-10-01
Acknowledged KAUST grant number(s): CRG-2015
Acknowledgements: Z. N. gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the National Science Foundation (grants: DMR-1255377 and CHE-1505839) and the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology CRG-2015 grant. We also acknowledge the support of the Maryland NanoCenter and its NispLab. The NispLab is supported in part by the NSF as a MRSEC Shared Experimental Facilities.
This publication acknowledges KAUST support, but has no KAUST affiliated authors.


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