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Title: Oxide template for self-assembling arrays of metal nanoclusters
Author: SHVETS, IGOR
MURPHY, SHANE
MARIOTTO, GUIDO
Sponsor: 
Name Grant Number
00/PI.1/C042

Author's Homepage: http://people.tcd.ie/ivchvets
http://people.tcd.ie/shmurphy
http://people.tcd.ie/mariotl
Keywords: self-assembly
NANOCLUSTERS
oxide surfaces
patterned
nanotemplates
Atomic, molecular and chemical physics
Issue Date: 2006
Publisher: Elsevier
Citation: N. Berdunov, G. Mariotto, K. Balakrishnan, S. Murphy, I. V. Shvets, Oxide template for self-assembling arrays of metal nanoclusters, Surface Science, 600, 21, 2006, L287 - L290
Series/Report no.: Surface Science;
600;
21;
Abstract: We demonstrate that ordered arrays of metal clusters of a few nanometers in size can be fabricated by self-assembly on a range of oxide nanotemplates. Two systems were chosen, FeO/Pt(111) and Fe3O4, having in common a reconstructed close-packed oxygen surface layer. Deposition of various metal films results in the formation of nanosized clusters arranged according to the surface long-range order. Employing ab-initio calculations we discuss the observed mechanism of site-selective nucleation of the metal nanoclusters. Finally, we discuss the existence of a wide family oxide templates that can be used for self-assembled growth of nanoclusters governed by the same rules.
Description: PUBLISHED
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2262/55895
Related links: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.susc.2006.07.059
Appears in Collections:Physics (Scholarly Publications)

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