Nanocrystallinity induced by heating

Steen Mørup, T.M. Meaz, C. Bender Koch, H.C.B. Hansen

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Samples of akaganeite (beta-FeOOH) and goethite (alpha-FeOOH) have been studied after heating at various temperatures up to 800 C. X-ray diffraction and Mossbauer spectroscopy measurements showed that slightly below the temperatures at which the samples transform to hematite (alpha-Fe2O3) the oxyhydroxide phases become nanocrystalline.
Original languageEnglish
JournalZeitschrift fur Physik D
Pages (from-to)167-169
Publication statusPublished - 1997

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