Toggle Main Menu Toggle Search

Open Access padlockePrints

A magic-angle spinning NMR study into the adsorption of deuterated water by activated carbon

Lookup NU author(s): Emeritus Professor Mark Thomas

Downloads

Full text for this publication is not currently held within this repository. Alternative links are provided below where available.


Abstract

Magic-angle spinning deuterium NMR spectra have been used to evaluate the effects of activation to different extents of nutshell and coal-based carbon substrates on the adsorption of water (D2O). In general, separate signals are seen for water adsorbed in the micropores and in larger channels or at particle surfaces. The unactivated carbon shows negligible micropore adsorption except when it is pretreated in a vacuum. This fact is attributed to a blocking effect of oxygen, nitrogen and/or water molecules in the pores. Copyright © 1996 Elsevier Science Ltd.


Publication metadata

Author(s): Harris RK, Thompson TV, Forshaw P, Foley N, Thomas KM, Norman PR, Pottage C

Publication type: Article

Publication status: Published

Journal: Carbon

Year: 1996

Volume: 34

Issue: 10

Pages: 1275-1279

Print publication date: 01/01/1996

ISSN (print): 0008-6223

ISSN (electronic): 1873-3891

Publisher: Pergamon

URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0008-6223(96)00097-8

DOI: 10.1016/0008-6223(96)00097-8


Altmetrics

Altmetrics provided by Altmetric


Actions

Find at Newcastle University icon    Link to this publication


Share