cuprous oxide

cuprous oxide

[′kyü·prəs ′äk‚sīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
Cu2O An oxide of copper found in nature as cuprite and formed on copper by heat; used chiefly as a pigment and as a fungicide. Also known as copper oxide.
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Examples of investigated novel carbon materials include K-doped graphene (K-GS) [24], cuprous oxide nanowires decorated graphene oxide nanosheets (Cu2O-GO) nanocomposites [25], aminated/carboxyl graphene quantum dots [26], and carboxylic graphene quenching probe [27].
Customers use the product in formulations with cuprous oxide (Cu2O) to take advantage of the resulting synergies.
Antifouling paints, based on cuprous oxide, can pollute the water.
The most successful embodiment of this approach is the contact-leaching composition in which the cuprous oxide level is high and the soluble matrix is toughened with suitable co-resins (flexible, less soluble).
characterization of copper oxide thin films deposited by thermal evaporation of cuprous oxide ([Cu.
Cuprous oxide filler particles in nano regime with octahedral morphology were synthesized through hydrazine reduction method.
Anti-fouling coatings are used to reduce biofouling by releasing biocides such as cuprous oxide or tributyltin, but these and released toxins are an environmental problem, and nontoxic methods are needed.
On the other hand, two diffraction peaks were indexed to cuprous oxide (Cu2O) having corresponding peaks to (110) and (220) at 2-theta value of 29.
96 [Angstrom], respectively, which are larger than those in the cuprous oxide [23].
Among specific topics are synthesizing gold nanoparticles using flower extract from the Cassia auriculata shrub, the structural and optical characterization of chemically deposited cuprous oxide thin film, the mass production of carbon nanofibers on water soluble support, the electrochemical synthesis of nanosized polypyrrole in the presence of aqueous surfactant solutions, and characterizing nanochitosan-incorporated solid polymer composite electrolytes for magnesium batteries.