Electrochemically Engineered Nanoporous Materials pp 219-288

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Chemical and Structural Modifications of Nanoporous Alumina and Its Optical Properties

  • Agnieszka Brzózka
  • Anna Brudzisz
  • Katarzyna Hnida
  • Grzegorz D. Sulka
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Abstract

A growing scientific interest in the fabrication of porous anodic aluminum oxide (AAO) films and their further applications for the fabrication of various devices, has given rise to many studies of porous alumina properties. Highly ordered porous alumina exhibits some unique physical and optical characteristics, especially in the visible spectrum. These properties are of technological importance for applications in the fields of micro and nanotechnology.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Agnieszka Brzózka
    • 1
  • Anna Brudzisz
    • 1
  • Katarzyna Hnida
    • 2
  • Grzegorz D. Sulka
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Physical Chemistry and Electrochemistry, Faculty of ChemistryJagiellonian University in KrakowKrakowPoland
  2. 2.AGH University of Science and TechnologyAcademic Centre for Materials and NanotechnologyKrakowPoland

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