cadmium sulfide


Also found in: Thesaurus, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

cad′mium sul′fide


n.
a light yellow or orange, water-insoluble powder, CdS, used chiefly as a pigment.
[1870–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cadmium sulfide - a yellow sulfide used chiefly as a pigment
sulfide, sulphide - a compound of sulphur and some other element that is more electropositive
zinc cadmium sulfide - cadmium sulfide containing zinc
Translations
Cadmiumsulfid
References in periodicals archive ?
According to the researchers, the most important achievement of this research is to increase the efficiency of blue light LED containing cadmium sulfide nanostructures.
Since sulfur was not measured in the XRF mode used here, it is not possible to see if cadmium follows sulfur content, which might indicate cadmium sulfide pigments.
Keywords: Cadmium sulfide, Nanoparticles, Emulsion polymerization, Photoluminescence, Optical properties.
Rhodopseudomonaspalustris was capable of producing cadmium sulfide NPs when it was incubated with 1mM CdS[O.
Photochemical hydrogen production with platinized suspensions of cadmium sulfide and cadmium zinc sulfide modified by silver sulfide.
Zhang and his research team took a novel approach to stem the loss of light energy by pairing a cadmium sulfide nanowire - 1,000 times thinner than a human hair - with a silver surface separated by an insulating gap of only 5 nanometers, the size of a single protein molecule.
The practical significance of this technique would be much greater if a bacterial species were identified that could produce nanotubes of cadmium sulfide or other superior semiconductor materials, he added.
The practical significance of this nanotube-construction technique would be much greater if research led to a bacteria species that could produce nanotubes of cadmium sulfide or other superior semiconductor materials, added Myung.
Complex heterostructures are fabricated in cadmium sulfide (CdS) nanorods by controlling the use of silver cations (Ag+).
The actual solid suspension crystal that produces the colour is a mixture of cadmium sulfide (CdS) and cadmium selenate (CdSe), known as cadmium sulfoselenate (CdS/CdSe).
This can be topped with cadmium sulfide, zinc oxide and indium tin oxide to enhance performance.
In an uncompressed sensor, electrons responding to the voltage would tend to flow between layers of gold nanocrystals and layers of cadmium sulfide nanocrystals, but sheets of insulating polymers bar the way.