Turbostratic boron nitride coated on high-surface area metal oxide templates

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Boron nitride coatings on high-surface area MgAl2O4 and Al2O3 have been synthesized and characterized by transmission electron microscopy and by X-ray powder diffraction. The metal oxide templates were coated with boron nitride using a simple nitridation in a flow of ammonia starting from ammonium borate adsorbed on MgAl2O4 or gamma-Al2O3. This procedure resulted in the formation of a turbostratic boron nitride film with a thickness of a few individual BN layers.
Original languageEnglish
JournalEuropean Journal of Inorganic Chemistry
Issue number31
Pages (from-to)4873-4876
ISSN1434-1948
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007
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  • boron nitride, turbostratic, metal oxide templates, catalyst support material n, anostructure

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