Synthesis of acicular goethite with surfactants
Goethite nanotubes have been synthesised using polyethylene oxide surfactant as a directing agent. The surfactant enables the goethite to crystallise along a specific pathway and does not affect the crystal structure of the mineral but rather the agglomeration of the mineral. The crystals reach an optimum size at which the surfactant can bond.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||nanochemistry, nanotubes, nanofibres, sol, gel, drug delivery|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > CHEMICAL SCIENCE (030000) > INORGANIC CHEMISTRY (030200)|
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2005 Elsevier|
|Copyright Statement:||Reproduced in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher.|
|Deposited On:||02 Jun 2005|
|Last Modified:||25 Feb 2013 02:52|
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