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Low-cost, large-scale, and facile production of Si nanowires exhibiting enhanced third-order optical nonlinearity

Huang, Zhipeng; Wang, R; Jia, Ding; Maoying, Li; Zhang, Chi; Humphrey, Mark


A facile method for the low-cost and large-scale production of silicon nanowires has been developed. Silicon powders were subjected to sequential metal plating and metal-assisted chemical etching, resulting in well-defined silicon nanowires. The morphology and structure of the silicon nanowires were investigated, revealing that single-crystal silicon nanowires with average diameters of 79 ± 35 nm and length more than 10 μm can be fabricated. The silicon nanowires show excellent third-order...[Show more]

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Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of the American Chemical Society
DOI: 10.1021/am201758z


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