Okra Extract-Mediated Green Synthesis of ZnO Nanoparticles: Characterization





Okra extract, ZnO nanoparticles, green synthesis, characterization


This study evaluates the effectiveness of okra extract as an eco-friendly approach for the synthesis of ZnO nanoparticles. The X-ray diffraction (XRD) analysis confirms the expected crystal structure of ZnO nanoparticles, while the Debye-Scherrer equation reveals their nanoscale dimensions and the resulting material property variations. The scanning electron microscopy (SEM) examination shows the presence of both homogeneous and heterogeneous surface morphologies in the nanoparticles. Additionally, the Energy-Dispersive X-ray Spectroscopy (EDX) analysis clarifies the elemental composition, shedding light on potential applications in engineering and materials science. This study aims to contribute to the advancement of eco-friendly synthesis and nanotechnology and inspire future research.


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How to Cite

HOROZ, S., BAYTAR, O., & BİÇER, E. (2023). Okra Extract-Mediated Green Synthesis of ZnO Nanoparticles: Characterization. ISPEC JOURNAL OF SCIENCE INSTITUTE, 2(1), 33–38. https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.10442807