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Preparing nanomaterial dispersion in sodium L-ascorbate solution

Preparing nanomaterial dispersion in sodium L-ascorbate solution


Xiaofei Zhao prepares a Ti3C2 MXene (pronounced "Maxine") dispersion in sodium L-ascorbate solution at Texas A&M University. Zhao is part of a team of researchers who discovered a simple, inexpensive way to prevent the rapid degradation of a new class of nanomaterials. [Research supported by National Science Foundation grant CMMI 17-60859.]

Learn more about this research in the Texas A&M University news story Vitamin C is key to protection of exciting new nanomaterial. (Date image taken: unknown; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: Aug. 8, 2019)

Credit: Dharmesh Patel

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