cupric oxide

cupric oxide

[′kyü·prik ′äk‚sīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
CuO Black, monoclinic crystals, insoluble in water; used in making fibers and ceramics, and in organic and gas analyses. Also known as copper oxide.
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Cupric oxide should not be used as a copper supplement for either animals or humans.
Huang, "Cupric and cuprous oxide by reactive ion beam sputter deposition and the photosensing properties of cupric oxide metal-semiconductor-metal Schottky photodiodes," Applied Surface Science, vol.
In addition, Cu oxide NPs, namely, cupric oxide (CuO) and cuprous oxide ([Cu.sub.2]O), are among the most widely used as antimicrobial agents for their high efficacy towards a broad spectrum of microorganisms [2-4].
King, "A novel arsenic removal process for water using cupric oxide nanoparticles," Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol.
Cupric oxide (CuO) nanoarchitectures are of special interest because of their interesting properties and promising applications in batteries, solar cells, gas-sensors, biosensors, catalysis, photodetectors, and removal of toxic pollutants from waste water [1].
Cupric oxide ([Cu.sub.2]O, CuO) NPs are p-type semiconductor materials with a low band-gap energies.
Cupric oxide (CuO) is one of the very attractive semi-conducting materials having indirect narrow bandgap of 1.2 eV [1].
Anodes are commonly composed of metals such as zinc or lithium, and cathodes are commonly composed of substances such as manganese dioxide, silver oxide, carbon monofluoride, cupric oxide or oxygen.
[20] investigated the changes in the tribological behavior of an epoxy resin-PTFE composite system by incorporating Cupric Oxide (CuO) nanoparticles and the best results are seen at a CuO content in the range of 0.1%-0.4%.
Removal of arsenic from ground water was conducted using nano particles cupric oxide adsorbents.
The study examined the eye health benefit of a supplement containing 500 mg of vitamin C, 400 IUs of vitamin E, 15 mg of beta-carotene, 80 mg of zinc (as zinc oxide) and 2 mg of copper (as cupric oxide).
The lattice parameters of cupric oxide [24] are a = 4.6837 [Angstrom], b = 3.4226 [Angstrom], c = 5.1288 [Angstrom], [beta] = 99.54[degrees], and [alpha] = [gamma] = 90[degrees].