Advanced fabrication of metal-organic frameworks: Template-directed formation of polystyrene@ZIF-8 core-shell and hollow ZIF-8 microspheres

Hee Jung Lee, Won Cho, Moonhyun Oh

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The conjunction of porous ZIF-8 with polystyrene spheres is demonstrated to induce the formation of polystyrene@ZIF-8 core-shell structures. A subsequent etching process on polystyrene@ZIF-8 core-shells to remove polystyrene cores results in a unique hollow ZIF-8.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)221-223
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2012 Jan 7


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

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

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