Authors: A. Zane, C. McCracken, D. Knight, W.J. Waldman, P. Dutta
Affilation: The Ohio State University, United States
Pages: 334 - 336
Keywords: quantum dot, microwave synthesis, fluorescence, CdSe, CdSe/ZnS
The microwave synthesis of CdSe/ZnS quantum dots was observed in real-time using fluorescence spectroscopy for the first time. This technique was used as an efficient way to optimize the temperature and time of the synthesis, leading to higher quantum yields.