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Amorphous calcium carbonate stabilised by poly(propylene imine) dendrimers

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Donners, JJJM and Heywood, BR and Meijer, EW and Nolte, RJM and Roman, C and Schenning, APHJ and Sommerdijk, NAJM, Amorphous calcium carbonate stabilised by poly(propylene imine) dendrimers, Chemical Communications, (19) pp. 1937-1938. ISSN 1359-7345 (2000) [Refereed Article]

Abstract

In the presence of octadecylamine, poly(propylene imine) dendrimers modified with long alkyl chains self-assemble to form well-defined aggregates that stabilise for periods exceeding 14 days the normally unstable amorphous calcium carbonate (ACC) which persists in competition with the thermodynamic product, calcite.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Research Division:Chemical Sciences
Research Group:Physical Chemistry (incl. Structural)
Research Field:Structural Chemistry and Spectroscopy
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding Knowledge in the Chemical Sciences
Author:Heywood, BR (Professor Brigid Heywood)
ID Code:104446
Year Published:2000
Deposited By:Research Division
Deposited On:2015-11-11
Last Modified:2015-11-12
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