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Nanoscale. 2011 May;3(5):1963-70. doi: 10.1039/c1nr00006c. Epub 2011 Mar 15.

Fluorescent silver nanoclusters.

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  • 1Molecular Materials, Department of Applied Physics, Aalto University (formerly Helsinki University of Technology), Puumiehenkuja 2, 02150 Espoo, Finland. robin.ras@tkk.fi

Abstract

Silver nanoclusters are a class of fluorophores with attractive features, including brightness, photostability and subnanometer size. In this review we overview the different scaffolds that are used as stabilizer for silver nanoclusters (e.g. polymers, dendrimers, DNA oligomers, cryogenic noble gas matrixes, inorganic glasses, zeolites and nanoparticles), and we briefly discuss the recent advances.

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