Structure of cleaved surfaces of gypsum studied with atomic force microscopy

Hitoshi Shindo, Masahiro Kaise, Hiroshi Kondoh, Chizuko Nishihara, Hiroshi Hayakawa, Shuichiro Ono, Hisakazu Nozoye

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Atomic force microscopic (AFM) observation of cleaved surfaces of gypsum (CaSO4·2H2O) clearly shows the arrangement of oxygen atoms belonging to sulphate groups and water molecules at the surface.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1097-1099
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number16
Publication statusPublished - 1991 Dec 1


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  • Molecular Medicine

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