DOI: 10.1039/d3na01110k ISSN: 2516-0230

Detonation of fulminating gold produces heterogeneous gold nanoparticles

Jan Maurycy Uszko, Stephen J. Eichhorn, Avinash J. Patil, Simon R. Hall
  • General Engineering
  • General Materials Science
  • General Chemistry
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Bioengineering

Nanoparticles are the solution to the mystery of unusual purple smoke created in the detonation of the first ever high explosive, fulminating gold.

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