Nanocluster Vibrations

Researchers have analyzed the relationship between nanoclusters’ vibrational properties and structural changes induced on the surface. Scientists found that certain confinement effects seemed to only affect nanoclusters with under 1000 atoms.

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Gray arrow  Confinement effects on the vibrational properties of colloidal quantum dots

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