Statistical Analysis for Silver Nanoparticle Synthesis Using Ionic Liquid

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  • Lee, Kil Woo (Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, Seoul National University of Science & Technology) ;
  • Yoo, Kye Sang (Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, Seoul National University of Science & Technology)
  • 이길우 (서울과학기술대학교 화공생명공학과) ;
  • 유계상 (서울과학기술대학교 화공생명공학과)
  • Received : 2017.11.02
  • Accepted : 2017.12.04
  • Published : 2018.02.10


Silver nanoparticles with various sizes were synthesized using ionic liquids. In order to conduct more efficient research, experimental methods and results were analyzed statistically. First, effects of five different parameters including the reaction time, temperature, NaOH concentration, reducing agent and ionic liquid amount on the size of silver particles were investigated. As a result, the effects of time and temperature were negligible. The experimental conditions for the other three factors were then statistically constructed. From XRD analyses, the particles synthesized under all conditions had a pure silver crystal structure. Sizes of the synthesized silver particles were also analyzed by HR-SEM. In the three synthetic conditions, NaOH concentration had the greatest influence on determining the size of silver particles and the reducing agent concentration was relatively minute. Synthesis conditions of silver particles with various sizes were presented by using statistical methods with respect to NaOH and ionic liquids. In addition, the sizes of silver particles according to three experimental conditions were derived by the mixture method.


silver particle;design of experiment;ionic liquid


Supported by : 서울과학기술대학교


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