Adsorption of CO2 on MIL-53(Al): FTIR evidence of the formation of dimeric CO2 species

M. Mihaylov, K. Chakarova, S. Andonova, N. Drenchev, E. Ivanova, E. A. Pidko, A. Sabetghadam, B. Seoane, Jorge Gascon Sabate, F. Kapteijn, K. Hadjiivanov*

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FTIR spectra of 12CO2 and 12CO2 + 13CO2 mixtures adsorbed on MIL-53(Al) reveal the formation of highly symmetric dimeric (CO2)2 species connected to two structural OH groups.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1494-1497
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number7
StatePublished - Jan 25 2016

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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


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