Protein-assisted synthesis of single-crystal nanowires of bismuth compounds

Feng Gao, Qingyi Lu, Sridhar Komarneni

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

56 Scopus citations


Lysozyme, a protein, has been found to be a new morphology-directing agent and a simple and mild bio-molecule assisted method has been proposed for the synthesis of single-crystal bismuth sulfide and oxide nanowires.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)531-533
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number4
StatePublished - Jan 28 2005

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry


Dive into the research topics of 'Protein-assisted synthesis of single-crystal nanowires of bismuth compounds'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this