UV-VIS Spectroscopy/Photoluminescence for Characterization of Silica Coated Core-shell Nanomaterials

  • Masih Darbandi


Silica as a coating material promises an unparalleled opportunity for enhancement of physiochemical properties and functions by using core–shell rational designs and profiting from its synthetic versatility. This chapter provides a brief overview of recent progress in the synthesis of silica-coated nanomaterials and their characterization by UV-VIS spectroscopy/Photoluminescence.


Silica Particle Silica Nanoparticles Silane Coupling Agent Silica Shell Silica Coating 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Physics and Center for Nanointegration Duisburg-Essen (CeNIDE)University of Duisburg-EssenDuisburgGermany

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