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    • Keywords

       

      Nanocrystals; polymer electrolyte; effective mass approximation; encapsulation.

    • Abstract

       

      A simple electrostatic model is applied to study the solvation energy and localization energy to inorganic semiconductor nanocrystallites trapped in polymer and ion conducting polymer electrolytes. The effective mass approximation has been applied to the system. In the single charge configuration, the dielectric constant of the medium has been identified as the selection criteria for hosting the nanoparticles. Solvation energy has been shown to depend on the host medium and the size of the crystallite.

    • Author Affiliations

       

      Divya Singh1 Pramod K Singh1 Nitin A Jadhav1 Bhaskar Bhattacharya1

      1. Material Research Laboratory, School of Engineering and Technology, Sharda University, Greater Noida 201 306, India
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  • Bulletin of Materials Science | News

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