One-dimensional ZnO nanostructures: Solution growth and functional properties

  title={One-dimensional ZnO nanostructures: Solution growth and functional properties},
  author={Sheng Xu and Zhong Lin Wang},
  journal={Nano Research},
AbstractOne-dimensional (1D) ZnO nanostructures have been studied intensively and extensively over the last decade not only for their remarkable chemical and physical properties, but also for their current and future diverse technological applications. This article gives a comprehensive overview of the progress that has been made within the context of 1D ZnO nanostructures synthesized via wet chemical methods. We will cover the synthetic methodologies and corresponding growth mechanisms… 

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