Oriented Attachment (OA) with Solid–Solid Interface

Chapter
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Materials book series (BRIEFSMATERIALS)

Abstract

One of the characteristics of the OA mechanism not found in the OR (Ostwald ripening) mechanism is the presence of a solid–solid interface between nanocrystals, indicating that the growth process begins only after contact is established between particles.

Keywords

TiO2 Titanium Surfactant Crystallization Migration 

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© Edson Roberto Leite and Caue Ribeiro 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centro de Ciências Exatas e de TecnologiaUniversidade Federal de São CarlosSão CarlosBrazil
  2. 2.Agropecuária (EMBRAPA)Empresa Brasileira de PesquisaSão CarlosBrazil

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