Formation of CdO/CdS/textured-ZnO/ZnO heterostructures by chemical deposition

  • Yana Suchikova Berdyansk State Pedagogical University, Berdyansk, Ukraine
  • Andriy Lazarenko Berdyansk State Pedagogical University, Berdyansk, Ukraine
  • Sergii Kovachov Berdyansk State Pedagogical University, Berdyansk, Ukraine
  • Irina Bardus Berdyansk State Pedagogical University, Berdyansk, Ukraine
  • Ihor Bohdanov Berdyansk State Pedagogical University, Berdyansk, Ukraine
Keywords: electrochemical etching, chemical deposition, nanostructures, Raman scattering, heterostructure


CdO/CdS/textured-ZnO/ZnO heterostructure was synthesized using a combination of electrochemical etching and chemical deposition methods. Electrochemical etching was used to form a textured ZnO layer. Chemical deposition of a solution containing CdCl2 was performed to prepare a CdS film with CdO nanoparticles on the surface. The obtained nanocomposite was characterized using SEM, EDX and Raman methods for structural, morphological and component studies. SEM images and Raman scattering showed the existence of cubic phase of CdO nanocrystals. The SEM study revealed the dispersion of 50-200 nm agglomerated nanostructures on the surface of CdS film.



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How to Cite
SuchikovaY., LazarenkoA., KovachovS., BardusI., & BohdanovI. (2022). Formation of CdO/CdS/textured-ZnO/ZnO heterostructures by chemical deposition. Physics and Chemistry of Solid State, 23(2), 361-367.
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