Soft-Chemical Synthesis of Vanadium Oxide Nanostructures Using 3, 3’, 3”-Nitrilotripropionic Acid ( NTP) as a Carrier


Vanadium oxide nanostructures were synthesized using NTP as a carrier through soft-chemical method. The influence of calcination temperature on the phase and morphology of obtained pristine product were characterized using X-ray diffraction (XRD), thermal gravimetric analysis (TGA) and scanning electron microscopy (SEM). Cyclic voltammogram studies were conducted to examine the electrochemical performance of cathodes made of vanadium oxide nanostructures. X-ray diffraction results show that, the particle size of the nanomaterials is increases with the increasing of calcination temperature.

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V. Channu, R. Holze and B. Rambabu, "Soft-Chemical Synthesis of Vanadium Oxide Nanostructures Using 3, 3’, 3”-Nitrilotripropionic Acid ( NTP) as a Carrier," Soft Nanoscience Letters, Vol. 1 No. 3, 2011, pp. 66-70. doi: 10.4236/snl.2011.13012.

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