Crystal Growth of Nanomaterials


We are delighted to share with you our latest themed collection Crystal Growth of Nanomaterials. This themed issue is focused on recent advances in the understanding and control of crystal growth mechanisms and processes of nanomaterials and was guest edited by Professor Dongfeng Xue, Multiscale Crystal Materials Research Center, Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China; Professor Georg Garnweitner, Institute for Particle Technology and Laboratory for Emerging Nanometrology, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany and Professor Kwangyeol Lee, Department of Chemistry, Research Institute for Natural Sciences, Korea University, Republic of Korea.

Selected articles from the issue:

Colloidal chemical bottom-up synthesis routes of pnictogen (As, Sb, Bi) nanostructures with tailored properties and applications: a summary of the state of the art and main insights
Stefanos Mourdikoudis and Zdeněk Sofer
Surface-directed ZnGa2O4 and β-Ga2O3 nanofins coated with a non-polar GaN shell based on the Kirkendall effect
Babak Nikoobakht, Aaron C. Johnston-Peck, David Laleyan, Ping Wang and Zetian Mi
Spin crossover crystalline materials engineered via single-crystal-to-single-crystal transformations
Shufang Xue, Yunnan Guo and Yann Garcia

Read the full collection here

About CrystEngComm

Published by the Royal Society of Chemistry and with a truly international Editorial Board, CrystEngComm is the forum for the design and understanding of crystalline materials. We welcome studies on the investigation of molecular behaviour within crystals, control of nucleation and crystal growth, engineering of crystal structures, and construction of crystalline materials with tuneable properties and functions.

We invite you to submit your research to CrystEngComm and give your work the global visibility it deserves.

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