Development of ordered calcium carbonate microarrays from polymorph specific planar films

Akiko Kotachi, Hiroaki Imai

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Ordered microarrays of rectangular calcite, platy vaterite and spicular aragonite were selectively obtained through over-growth from planar films prepared with polymeric species. We successfully visualized the polymorphs of the calcium carbonate films using the overgrowth technique.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)204-205
Number of pages2
JournalChemistry Letters
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2006 Feb 5


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