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      LiNaSO4 crystals; chemical etching; microhardness

    • Abstract

       

      Single crystals of LiNaSO4 were grown without adjusting the pH value of equimolar aqueous solution containing Li2SO4·H2O and NaHSO4 at 30°C. As-grown crystals were characterized using X-ray, IR, Raman and other crystal perfection studies such as chemical etching, scanning electron micrograph and microhardness measurements. Atomic absorption technique was adopted to verify the composition of Li+ and Na+ ion content and these were found to be consistent with the desired composition to within ± 6 mol%.

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      S R Sahaya Prabaharan1 P Muthusubramanian1 R Saravanan1 2 S K Mohanlal1 2

      1. School of Energy Sciences, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai - 625 021, India
      2. School of Physics, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai - 625 021, India
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