Journal of Flow Chemistry

, Volume 5, Issue 4, pp 197–200 | Cite as

Single-Step Synthesis of Onion-Like Au-Pd-PtNPs Nanoparticles Using Microflow System



This paper describes the method of onion-like nanoparticles synthesis in a microflow. As the core of a material, platinum nanoparticles were used. The first shell consists of metallic palladium, and the second one is metallic gold, respectively. The synthesis of onion-like nanostructure was performed using microflow reactors system, which consists of 3 independent elements. As the reducing agent of precious metals ions, vitamin C was used. To prevent NPs from the aggregation, a polyvinyl alcohol as the stabilizing agent was applied.


microreactor microflow reactor gold(III) chloride complex ions palladium(II) chloride complex ions platinum(IV) chloride complex ions nanoparticles synthesis PVA vitamin C 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.AGH University of Science and TechnologyFaculty of Non-Ferrous MetalsKrakowPoland

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