Vapour-phase deposition of oriented copper dicarboxylate metal-organic framework thin films

Timothée Stassin, Sabina Rodríguez-Hermida, Benedikt Schrode, Alexander John Cruz, Francesco Carraro, Dmitry Kravchenko, Vincent Creemers, Ivo Stassen, Tom Hauffman, Dirk De Vos, Paolo Falcaro, Roland Resel, Rob Ameloot*

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Copper dicarboxylate metal-organic framework films are deposited via chemical vapour deposition. Uniform films of CuBDC and CuCDC with an out-of-plane orientation and accessible porosity are obtained from the reaction of Cu and CuO with vaporised dicarboxylic acid linkers.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)10056-10059
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number68
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2019

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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