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|Title:||Unconventional nucleation and oriented growth of ZIF-8 crystals on non-polar surface||Authors:||Li, Shaozhou
Loo, Say Chye Joachim
|Issue Date:||2012||Source:||Li, S., Shi, W., Lu, G., Li, S., Loo, S. C. J., & Huo, F. (2012). Unconventional nucleation and oriented growth of ZIF-8 crystals on non-polar surface. Advanced materials, 24(44), 5954-5958.||Series/Report no.:||Advanced materials||Abstract:||Zeolitic imidazolate framework-8 (ZIF-8) crystals show unconventionally selective nucleation and oriented growth on a patterned self-assembled monolayer (SAM) surface. The growth selectivity and crystal orientation are also affected by the odd-even effect for SAMs. The oriented growth of the ZIF-8 crystals is found to result from fast crystallization of the nuclei triggered by the specific SAM surfaces.||URI:||https://hdl.handle.net/10356/97112
|ISSN:||1521-4095||DOI:||10.1002/adma.201201996||Rights:||© 2012 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim.||Fulltext Permission:||none||Fulltext Availability:||No Fulltext|
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