Probing atomic positions of adsorbed ammonia molecules in zeolite

Lin Ye, Tsz Woon Benedict Lo, Jin Qu, Ian Wilkinson, Tim Hughes, Claire A. Murray, Chiu C. Tang, Shik Chi Edman Tsang

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Atomic positions and interactions between adsorbed guest molecules, such as ammonia in H-ZSM-5 microporous solids, are for the first time revealed by making use of the change in the periodical scattering parameter using in situ synchrotron powder X-ray diffraction combined with refinement within experimental errors.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3422-3425
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number16
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2016
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • General Chemistry
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry


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