, Volume 54, Issue 9, pp 31–34 | Cite as

Nanostructured ceramic and hybrid materials via electrodeposition

  • I. Zhitomirsky
  • A. Petric
  • M. Niewczas
Overview Nanomaterials


Electrodeposition is unique in that it can be used for processing metals, ceramics, and polymers. Electrochemical strategies offer important advantages and unique possibilities in the development of nanomaterials and nanostructures. Novel electrodeposition methods have evolved into an important branch of nanotechnology. This paper presents a brief overview of recent developments in the application of electrochemical methods for synthesis of nanostructured ceramic and hybrid materials.


Ceramic Coating Hybrid Film Colloidal Crystal Electrophoretic Deposition Electrolytic Deposition 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • I. Zhitomirsky
    • 1
  • A. Petric
    • 1
  • M. Niewczas
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Materials Science and EngineeringMcMaster UniversityHamiltonCanada

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