Nanoparticle Information Library

Nanoparticle Information Library (NIL)

  Disclaimer  |  
NIL Home About NIL NIL News Search Contact Contribute Join Mailing List Links

Nanoparticle Report

Silver Nanoparticles 
Click to Enlarge
or View Image
Element 1: Silver
Element 2: Lead
Element 3: Zinc
Element 4: Titanium
Structure: Agglomerated Spheres
Origin: Furnace Emissions
PPMD: 5  nm
AMD: 100  nm
Added to NIL: 8/2/2006 5:54:00 PM
Contributor: Arthur   L   Miller  ,   CDC-NIOSH-Spokane Res. Lab 

Research Abstract:
These particles were collected during a health and safety assessment at a metal refinery. Included in this work was a full assessment and characterization of the ambient aerosols. Silver nanoparticles were collected from ambient air during the melting and refinement of silver. Many of the nanoparticles more info

Related Data:
Particle size distribution data was also collected during this study. 

Related Publications:
Lee, D., Miller, A., Kittelson, D.B., and M.R. Zachariah, 2005. “Characterization of Metal-bearing Diesel Nanoparticles Using Single Particle Mass Spectrometry”, Journal of Aerosol Science, vol 37/1, pp88-110. D. Lee, A. Miller, M. Zachariah and D. B. Kittelson, 2004. “Single Particle Mass Spectrometry of Metal-Bearing Diesel Nanoparticles”. ACS Symposium Series No. 890- Nanotechnology and the Environment: Applications and Implications. Chapter 17, pp142-151, ISBN: 0-8412-3877-4. Donggeun Lee, more info
Health Information

Nanoparticle Options
Quick Search Homepage 
Featured Nanoparticles 
Advanced Search 
Browse Nanoparticles 
Browse Contributors 

Share Information