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Carlos Alberto Ríos-Reyes, PhD

Craig Denver-Williams, PhD

Óscar Mauricio Castellanos, MSc



El presente estudio reporta la reactividad de caolinita y metacaolinita en un medio fluorurado bajo condiciones hidrotermales. Esta ruta de síntesis convencional de zeolitas no produjo resultados promisorios, aunque cristalizarontrazas de diferentes zeotipos,como las estructuras cristalinas linde tipo Y (LTY), zeolita NaP1(GIS), chabazita (CHA), sodalita (SOD), cancrinita (CAN) y linde tipo A (LTA).Otras zeolitas reportadas en este estudio son zeolita ZSM-5 (estructuratipo MFI) y zeolita ITQ (estructuratipo ISV). Los materiales de partida sin reaccionar y los productos sintetizados se caracterizaron por difracción de rayos X, microscopia electrónica de barrido, espectroscopía de infrarrojo por transformada de Fourier y análisis termogravimétrico. Los productos de la síntesis son de interés, ya que pueden utilizarse en diversas aplicaciones industriales.


Hydrothermal conversion, kaolinite, metakaolin, fluorinated media, zeolitic productsConversión hidrotérmica, caolinita, metacaolinita, medios fluorurados, productos zeolíticos

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How to Cite
Ríos-Reyes, C. A., Denver-Williams, C., & Castellanos, Óscar M. (2013). Estudio de reactividad de caolinita y metacaolinita en medios fluorurados en condiciones hidrotermales. Ingenieria Y Universidad, 17(1), 183-204.