Effect of Ag doping on structural and optical properties of ZnO nanoparticles

Authors

  • Mubeenabanu A
  • Veemaraj T

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.46947/joaasr19201773

Keywords:

Nanomaterials, Co-precipitation method, UV-Visible Spectroscopy, Particle Size analyzer and photodegradation of dyes

Abstract

Nanocrystals of undoped and silver doped zinc oxide (Zn1-xAgx) were synthesized by co- precipitation method. The samples were calcined at 550°C. The samples were characterized by Ultraviolet Visible Spectroscopy (UV-Vis.) and Particle Size analyzer.Theband gap values of as prepared undoped and doped with silver samples are found to decreasewith increase in temperature on 300 -550°C.The Particle size analyzer studies confirmed that ZnO as a nanoparticles. The ZnO nanoparticle may be used to apply photodegradation of removal of dyes and also make nanorod sensor. 

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Published

2021-12-15

How to Cite

Mubeenabanu A, & Veemaraj T. (2021). Effect of Ag doping on structural and optical properties of ZnO nanoparticles. JOURNAL OF ADVANCED APPLIED SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH, 1(9). https://doi.org/10.46947/joaasr19201773