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Instability of 1D Nanostructures

  • Ghenadii Korotcenkov
Chapter
Part of the Integrated Analytical Systems book series (ANASYS)

Abstract

In many papers it was concluded that the using of 1-D structures in conductometric gas sensors can resolve the problem of thermal and temporal stability, i.e. the problem of temporal drift of operating characteristics. However, analysis carried out in present chapter shows that the problems of thermal stability are also peculiar to all types of 1-D structure, including metal oxide and semiconductor nanowires, carbon-based nanotubes and nanofibers. This means that prospects of the 1-D structures using for elaboration of devices aimed for working at higher temperature (such as conductometric gas sensors) should be estimated more realistically. Chapter includes 6 figures, 1 Table and 49 references.

Keywords

Oxidative Stability Polycrystalline Material Metal Oxide Nanoparticles Semiconductor Nanowires Individual Nanowires 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ghenadii Korotcenkov
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  1. 1.Materials Science and EngineeringGwangju Institute of Science and TechnologyGwangjuKorea, Republic of (South Korea)

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