Polydisperse Mixture of Metallic Particles
E. Vicuña, J.G. Briano, M. Castro, R. Irizarry
University of Puerto Rico, US
Colloids synthesized in water media, usually from direct reduction of a salt, always exhibit a size distribution, which may be characterized by TEM or SEM measurements. These are in essence polydisperse systems with a dispersion that cannot be established by just observing the extinction spectrum.
NSTI Nanotech 2003 Conference Technical Program Abstract