Characterization of Mesoporous Materials by 1H NMR

  • D. W. Aksnes
  • L. Gjerdåker
  • L. Kimtys
Part of the NATO Science Series book series (NAII, volume 76)


NMR is a well-established method for characterising porous materials and for investigating the behaviour of adsorbed substances [1]. The geometrical restrictions and surfaces have a large influence on both the phase behaviour and the dynamics of the confined molecules. Thus, relaxation and self-diffusion studies might give valuable information on pore geometries, and on the important process of mass transport [1].


Pore Size Distribution Broad Component Pivalic Acid Depressed Melting Point Methyl Cyanide 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. W. Aksnes
    • 1
  • L. Gjerdåker
    • 1
  • L. Kimtys
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryUniversity of BergenBergenNorway
  2. 2.Department of PhysicsVilnius UniversityVilniusLithuania

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