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Adsorption of Dodecahydroxylated-Fullerene Monolayers at the Air Water Interface

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Author(s)

Li Piin Sung, W J. Liua, U Jeng, T L. Lin, S H. Laib, M C. Shih, C S. Tsao, L Y. Wang

Abstract

We study the adsorption behaviors of dodecahydroxylated-fullerene C60(OH)12 at the air-water interface. With the hydrophilicity imposed by the 12 hydroxy groups randomly bounded on the C60 cage, C60(OH)12 can dissolve in water slightly. Surface pressure-area isotherms, Brewster angle microscopy, and neutron reflection results for the aqueous solutions of C60(OH)12 provide consistent evidence of adsorbed C60(OH)12 monolayers at the air-water interface. A Langmuir-Blodgett film of C60(OH)12, prepared from the sample solution with the vertical dipping method, is examined using atomic force microscopy
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Physica B: Condensed Matter
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, -1

Keywords

fullerene derivatives, monolayer, neutron reflection

Citation

Sung, L. , Liua, W. , Jeng, U. , Lin, T. , Laib, S. , Shih, M. , Tsao, C. and Wang, L. (2000), Adsorption of Dodecahydroxylated-Fullerene Monolayers at the Air Water Interface, Physica B: Condensed Matter, , -1, [online], https://tsapps.nist.gov/publication/get_pdf.cfm?pub_id=916587 (Accessed May 28, 2024)

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Created January 1, 2000, Updated February 17, 2017