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Issue 42, 2018
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Assembly of graphene nanoflake–quantum dot hybrids in aqueous solution and their performance in light-harvesting applications

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Abstract

Graphene nanoflakes and CdSe/ZnS quantum dots were covalently linked in environmentally friendly aqueous solution. Raman spectroscopy and photoluminescence studies, both in solution and on surfaces at the single nanohybrid level, showed evidence of charge transfer between the two nanostructures. The nanohybrids were further incorporated into solar cell devices, demonstrating their potential as light harvesting assemblies.

Graphical abstract: Assembly of graphene nanoflake–quantum dot hybrids in aqueous solution and their performance in light-harvesting applications

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The article was received on 20 Aug 2018, accepted on 11 Oct 2018 and first published on 12 Oct 2018


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C8NR06746E
Citation: Nanoscale, 2018,10, 19678-19683

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    Assembly of graphene nanoflake–quantum dot hybrids in aqueous solution and their performance in light-harvesting applications

    A. Attanzio, M. Rosillo-Lopez, A. Zampetti, I. Ierides, F. Cacialli, C. G. Salzmann and M. Palma, Nanoscale, 2018, 10, 19678
    DOI: 10.1039/C8NR06746E

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