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Morphological micro-patterning of tubular-windows on crystalline K 2V 3O 8 sheets

Department of Chemistry-CICECO, University of Aveiro, Campus University, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal; Department of Ceramic and Glass Engineering-CICECO, University of Aveiro, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal; College of Chemistry and Environment Science, Nanjing Normal University, 210097 Nanjing, PR China
Journal of Crystal Growth (Impact Factor: 1.55). 01/2005; 273(3):572-576. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcrysgro.2004.09.066

ABSTRACT Single crystals of K2V3O8 have been synthesized using a mild hydrothermal method. The synthetic method allows morphological micro-patterning of well aligned tubular-windows on sheet-like K2V3O8 single crystals. The lateral dimensions of the tubular-windows range from 2 to 0.1μm and are ca. 80μm in depth.

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