Gold Nanochain - Features and Applications by Strem Chemicals

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Physical Properties of Gold Nanochain
Applications of Gold Nanochain


Since its inception, Strem Chemicals has focused on offering unique organometallic compounds for both academic and industrial research purposes. Close relationships with leading researchers in the field have enabled Strem to stay abreast of the latest scientific advances in and regularly add novel chemicals to our product portfolio.

Most recently, Strem Chemicals has embraced the emerging area of nanotechnology and formed a collaboration with the Max-Planck-Institut fuer Kohlenforschung. A series of including metal nanoclusters, metal nanocolloids (organosols and hydrosols), metal nanopowders, metal nanoparticles, and magnetic fluids are now available from Strem Chemicals.

Physical Properties of Gold Nanochain

The physical properties of Gold Nanochain are outlined in the following table.

MDL Number


Color and Form

Maroon-Red Liquid


Water soluble, stable at pH 7.0



Chain length

1-2 µm

UV-Vis (nm)

760 nm


Stable for 90 days


7 ± 3mm

Note: Supplied in aqueous solutions. Contains gum arabic stabilizer.

Applications of Gold Nanochain

Typical applications of Gold Nanochain include sensor design, nanoelectronics and MEMS applications. Gold Nanochain is also ideal for spin coating, self-assembly and monolayer formation.

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