Salt effect in the synthesis of mesoporous silica templated by non-ionic block copolymers

Chengzhong Yu, Bozhi Tian, Jie Fan, Galen D. Stucky, Dongyuan Zhao

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The use of inorganic salts during the synthesis of mesoporous materials with block copolymers can dramatically widen the syntheses domain (in temperature, surfactant concentration, etc.) and broaden the range of surfactants that can be utilized to produce highly ordered mesostructures.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2726-2727
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Publication statusPublished - 21 Dec 2001
Externally publishedYes

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