Table 1

A summary of samples and molar ratios per 100 mol of water
Sample Acid Surfactant Silica source
HA NA SA CTAB T20 T80 TBOS TEOS
MSF 3.34 0.026 0.05
MS-7 0.20 to 3.34 0.026 0.05
MS-12 1.00 to 3.34 0.026 0.05
MS-4 3.34 0.026 0.08
MS-6b 3.41 0.026 0.08
MS-5a 3.34 0.01 0.05
MS-5b 3.34 0.01 0.05

All preparations took place at room temperature and quiescent (no-mixing) conditions. HA, hydrochloric acid (HCl); NA, nitric acid (HNO3); SA, sulfuric acid (H2SO4); T20, Tween 20; T80, Tween 80.

Alsyouri et al.

Alsyouri et al. Nanoscale Research Letters 2013 8:484   doi:10.1186/1556-276X-8-484

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