Contact: Charlotte Hsu
University at Buffalo
Caption: This transmission electron microscopy image shows spherical silicon nanoparticles about 10 nanometers in diameter. These particles, created in a UB lab, react with water to quickly produce hydrogen, according to new UB research. Additional images of the particles are available at http://www.buffalo.edu/news/releases/2013/01/017.html.
Credit: Swihart Research Group, University at Buffalo
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