Gold nanoparticles [Au] – universal conducting material
- 19.32 g/cm3
- 20, 50 nm
- Food safety: Various sensors, such as colorimetric sensor with gold nanoparticles can identify if foods are suitable for consumption.
Medical: Biological imaging applications, detection of biomarkers in the diagnosis of cancers, heart diseases, and infectious agents, therapeutic agent delivery, photodynamic therapy, etc.
Textiles & Fiber: Used as anti-biotic, anti-fungal, and anti-microbial agent.
Electronics & Energy: Nanowires and catalyst applications, electronic components, connection of resistors, conductors, and other elements of an electronic chip.
Science & Research: Probes for transmission electron microscopy (TEM).
Optical: Measurement of vibrational energies of chemical bonds in surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy.
Chemical: Catalyst applications.