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Defects Formation and Amorphization of Zn-MOF-74 Crystals by Post-Synthetic Interactions with Bidentate Adsorbates
preprintsubmitted on 31.10.2020, 05:11 and posted on 02.11.2020, 10:18 by Jonathan B Lefton, Kyle B Pekar, Uroob Haris, Mary E. Zick, Phillip J. Milner, Alexander Lippert, Ljupco Pejov, Tomce Runcevski
The controlled introduction of defects into MOFs is a powerful strategy to induce new physiochemical properties and improve their performance for target applications. Herein, we present a new strategy for defect formation and amorphization.