Stabilization of amorphous calcium carbonate by controlling its particle size

Fabio Nudelman, Ela Sonmezler, Paul H. H. Bomans, Gijsbertus de With, Nico A. J. M. Sommerdijk*

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Abstract

Amorphous calcium carbonate (ACC) nanoparticles of different size are prepared using a flow system. Post-synthesis stabilization with a layer of poly[(alpha, beta)-DL-aspartic acid] leads to stabilization of the ACC, but only for particles

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2436-2439
Number of pages4
JournalNanoscale
Volume2
Issue number11
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010

Keywords

  • CACO3 CRYSTALLIZATION
  • SINGLE-CRYSTALS
  • PRECURSOR PHASE
  • BIOMINERALIZATION
  • MINERALIZATION
  • MORPHOLOGIES
  • MONOLAYERS
  • MAGNESIUM
  • CLUSTERS
  • SYSTEMS

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