cadmium sulfide


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cadmium sulfide

[′kad·mē·əm ′səl‚fīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
CdS A compound with two forms: orange, insoluble in water, used as a pigment, and also known as orange cadmium; light yellow, hexagonal crystals, insoluble in water, and also known as cadmium yellow.
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For preparation of Cadmium sulfide (CdS) nanoparticles, cadmium chloride (CdCl2 99%, Sigma) and Sodium Sulfide (Na2S 99%, Merck) were used as received.
Bacterial biosynthesis of cadmium sulfide nanocrystals," Chemistry and Biology, vol.
It has demonstrated a 14 percent small-area cell produced with layers of electrodeposited cadmium telluride and solution-grown cadmium sulfide.
Finally, although not yet commercialized, Evident Technologies has "demonstrated" nanocrystals that consist of zinc selenide, zinc sulfide, lead sulfide, and cadmium sulfide.
They didn't have volunteers stepping up and saying yeah, I'll breathe zinc cadmium sulfide with radioactive particles," Martino-Taylor told KSDK.
Stupp and his Northwestern coworkers Eli Sone and Eugene Zubarev made the templates for the cadmium sulfide helices from molecules dubbed dendron rodcoils.
Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania have made an important advance in this frontier of photonics, fashioning the first all-optical photonic switch out of cadmium sulfide nanowires.
These monolayers could then provide a surface on which crystals of cadmium sulfide grow, the researchers reported in the Aug.
The nanorods are composed of an outer shell of cadmium sulfide and an inner core of cadmium seleneide.
Since the mid-1990s, for instance, Alivisatos' group has been investigating combinations of quantum dots made of cadmium selenide or cadmium sulfide and a plastic known as MEH-PPV.
The team's search for the new material, described in the journal ACS Nano, centered on nano-sized particles of titanium dioxide, which were coated with either cadmium sulfide or cadmium selenide.
The CIGS cells have a glass foundation topped with molybdenum, CIGS, cadmium sulfide, and then zinc oxide.