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Issue 10, 2013
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Gold nanorods embedded discotic nanoribbons

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Abstract

It is shown that gold nanorods (GNRs) can be easily inserted into the supramolecular order of discotic liquid crystals (DLCs) along the director without disturbing their mesomorphism. GNRs embedded discotic nanoribbons, useful for constructing devices like thin film transistors, sensors, etc., are prepared by simple solution processing of GNR–DLC nanocomposites.

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The article was received on 19 Nov 2012, accepted on 11 Dec 2012 and first published on 12 Dec 2012


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C2CC38320A
Citation: Chem. Commun., 2013,49, 978-980
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    Gold nanorods embedded discotic nanoribbons

    B. S. Avinash, V. Lakshminarayanan, S. Kumar and J. K. Vij, Chem. Commun., 2013, 49, 978
    DOI: 10.1039/C2CC38320A

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