Fabrication of analcime zeolite fibers by hydrothermal synthesis

B. S. Liu*, D. C. Tang, Chak Tong AU

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Abstract

Analcime (ANA) zeolite fibers with an average diameter of 300-600 nm were prepared for the first time by means of the in situ TPAOH template electrostatic self-assembly technique. In this paper, the conditions of its formation such as pH of synthesis sol and effect of α-Al2O3 plates have been described in detail. The structure and thermal stability of the fibers have been confirmed by means of XRD, FT-IR, and DTA analyses. The surface morphology, size distribution, and elemental composition of ANA nanoparticles have been characterized by HRTEM and SEM-EDX approaches.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)106-111
Number of pages6
JournalMicroporous and Mesoporous Materials
Volume86
Issue number1-3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 28 Nov 2005

Scopus Subject Areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Materials Science(all)
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Mechanics of Materials

User-Defined Keywords

  • Analcime zeolite
  • Crystal structure
  • Fiber technology
  • Nanomaterials
  • Self-assembly

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