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dc.contributor.authorKondakindi, Rajender R-
dc.identifier.issn0975-0975(Online); 0376-4710(Print)-
dc.description.abstractLaCoO3 nanocrystals have been prepared by the glycine-nitrate process. The effect of glycine content in the synthesis solution on various properties of LaCoO3 has been studied in the glycine-to-nitrate molar ratio between 0.75 and 2.0. The samples are characterized by X-ray diffraction for phase purity and particle size, by transmission electron microscopy for particle size, by BET for surface area and by temperature-programmed reduction for reducibility of Con+. XRD reflections show the presence of impurities in the as-prepared samples while only rhombohedral phase could be identified in the samples after calcination at 700 °C. For all the glycine-to-nitrate ratios tested, the particle size estimated from XRD data ranges from 58-69 nm, which are systematically lower than those determined by BET which ranged from 97-118 nm. TPR profiles of the samples show two major peaks; one due to the reduction of Co3+ to Co2+ and the other due to the reduction of Co2+ to Co0. The samples prepared under fuel-deficient and fuel-rich conditions show higher reducibility as compared to that of the sample prepared under stoichiometric conditions. en_US
dc.publisherNISCAIR-CSIR, Indiaen_US
dc.rights CC Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 Indiaen_US
dc.sourceIJC-A Vol.51A(07) [July 2012]en_US
dc.subjectGlycine-nitrate processen_US
dc.subjectMixed oxidesen_US
dc.subjectLanthanum cobaltateen_US
dc.subjectSurface areaen_US
dc.subjectParticle sizeen_US
dc.titleEffect of glycine concentration on the properties of LaCoO3 perovskite prepared by the glycine-nitrate processen_US
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