Rapid synthesis of graphene quantum dots using a continuous hydrothermal flow synthesis approach

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Kellici, S, Acord, J, Power, N, Morgan, D, Coppo, P, Heil, T and Saha, B (2017). Rapid synthesis of graphene quantum dots using a continuous hydrothermal flow synthesis approach. RSC Advances. 7, pp. 14716-14720.
AuthorsKellici, S, Acord, J, Power, N, Morgan, D, Coppo, P, Heil, T and Saha, B
Abstract

A rapid, continuous, environmentally benign and innovative approach is employed for the synthesis of green fluorescent graphene quantum dots (GQD) with low cytotoxicity by utilising a Continuous Hydrothermal Flow Synthesis (CHFS) process as an efficient cutting tool in combination with calix[4]arene tetrasulfonic acid (SCX4) as an effective particle size limiting agent.

Year2017
JournalRSC Advances
Journal citation7, pp. 14716-14720
PublisherRoyal Society of Chemistry
ISSN2046-2069
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)doi:10.1039/c7ra00127d
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Print06 Mar 2017
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Deposited13 Mar 2017
Accepted24 Feb 2017
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