Novel silica materials bearing single or multiple (lotus-shaped) hollow fiber structures with 5-10 nm inner diameters and a spherical structure were created using sugar-integrated organogelators (1-4) as templates by sol-gel polymerization of TEOS.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
- Ceramics and Composites
- Surfaces, Coatings and Films
- Metals and Alloys
- Materials Chemistry