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Nanoporous films

From conventional to conformal

Thin and continuous films of porous metal–organic frameworks can now be conformally deposited on various substrates using a vapour-phase synthesis approach that departs from conventional solution-based routes.

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Figure 1: Vapour-phase MOF-CVD process.


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Allendorf, M., Stavila, V. From conventional to conformal. Nature Mater 15, 255–257 (2016).

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