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Preparation of gallium nitride

  1. Sep 9, 2008 #1
    Can anyone please tell me that how may I prepare nanoparticles and bulk particles of Gallium nitride????
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  3. Sep 29, 2008 #2


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    Is it actual yet? Let it be "yes"...

    2Ga + 2NH3 -> 2GaN + 3H2

    You will obtain grey powder (nanoparticles GaN of poor purity). See also http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GaN.

    You can not prepare bulk GaN "on knee". Sophisticated and complex equipment is necessary.
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