Barium hexa-aluminate (BaO · 6Al2O3) aerogels were prepared using a supercritical drying method and their properties examined. A barium hexa-aluminate aerogel prepared from a double alkoxide of barium and aluminum showed a high specific surface area of 421 m2/g.
Calcium aluminate cements are important materials, especially in the area of refractories. Several different calcium aluminates exist. These are explained and the different structures are described
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