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December 30th, 2005

Silica Nanotubes Loaded with Laser Dyes

A team of scientists in South Korea has used a sol-gel process to fabricate color-tunable silica nanotubes that incorporate functional laser dyes. The investigators suggest that the one-dimensional structures may form the basis of new nanoscale emitters, with potential applications in optical sensing and displays.


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