Figure 13.

Fe3O4 nanoparticles, α-Fe2O3 hollow spheres, and the two-step electrode design. (a, b) TEM images of Fe3O4 nanoparticles encapsulated within carbon shells anchoring on RGO sheets. Adapted from [66] and reproduced with the permission of the Royal Society of Chemistry. (c) SEM and (d) TEM images of α-Fe2O3 hollow spheres with sheet-like subunits. Adapted from [67] and reproduced with the permission of the American Chemical Society. (e) Illustration of a two-step electrode design consisting the electrochemically assisted template growth of Cu nanorods onto a current collector followed by the electrochemical plating of Fe3O4.

Liu et al. Nanoscale Research Letters 2012 7:149   doi:10.1186/1556-276X-7-149
Download authors' original image