Size-tunable synthesis of ferroelectric KNbO3 nanowires

Cheng Yan Xu*, Su Ding, Kai He, Yang Li, Liang Zhen

*Corresponding author for this work

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We report a simple and time-saving hydrothermal approach for the synthesis of singlecrystalline KNbO3 nanowires with tunable widths, starting from KNb3O8 nanobelts, and the ferroelectric properties of individual nanowire were measured by scanning probe microscope.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationNanophotonics, Nanoelectronics and Nanosensor, N3 2013
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557529763
StatePublished - Jan 1 2013
EventNanophotonics, Nanoelectronics and Nanosensor, N3 2013 - Wuhan, China
Duration: May 25 2013May 26 2013

Publication series

NameNanophotonics, Nanoelectronics and Nanosensor, N3 2013


OtherNanophotonics, Nanoelectronics and Nanosensor, N3 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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