Confinement stabilises single crystal vaterite rods.

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Schenk, AS; Albarracin, EJ; Kim, YY; Ihli, J; Meldrum, FC;
(2014)
  • Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry

Single-crystals of vaterite, the least-stable anhydrous polymorph of CaCO3, are rare in biogenic and synthetic systems. We here describe the synthesis of high aspect ratio single crystal vaterite rods under additive-free conditions by precipitating CaCO3 within the cyli... View more
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