Self assemble synthesis of potassium niobate at room temperature

Kenji Toda*, Akira Sugawara, Kazuyoshi Uematsu, Mineo Sato, Minoru Osada

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Nanoparticles and thin films of potassium niobate KNbO 3 were prepared using a unique solution reaction at room temperature. Precursor solutions and as-prepared samples were characterized by Raman spectroscopy. The data demonstrated that the niobate nanosheets consist of distorted Nb-O polyhedra.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7-10
Number of pages4
JournalKey Engineering Materials
Publication statusPublished - 2006
Externally publishedYes


  • Colloid Solution
  • Layered Perovskite
  • Nanosheet
  • Potassium Niobate
  • Raman Spectroscopy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)


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