Mesoporous Silicas: Morphology Control and Template Synthesis Inside Large Pores of Silica Gel

  • Inna S. Berezovska
  • Viktor V. Yanishpolskii
  • Valentin A. Tertykh
Conference paper
Part of the NATO Science for Peace and Security Series C: Environmental Security book series (NAPSC)


The influence of pH, nature of alcohol and initial components concentrations in micellar solution on the structural-adsorption characteristics of spherical mesoporous silicas has been investigated. The peculiarities of template synthesis of mesoporous silicas inside large pores of silica gel were also studied. Synthesized silicas were characterized by low-temperature nitrogen adsorption-desorption, X-ray diffraction and scanning electronic microscopy.

Mesoporous silica template synthesis spherical particles MCM-41 nanoporous reactor 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Inna S. Berezovska
    • 1
  • Viktor V. Yanishpolskii
    • 1
  • Valentin A. Tertykh
    • 1
  1. 1.O.O. Chuiko Institute of Surface Chemistry of National Academy of Sciences of UkraineKyivUkraine

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