Infrared Absorption of Hydroxyl Groups in Kaolinite

Science  11 Sep 1964:
Vol. 145, Issue 3637, pp. 1189-1190
DOI: 10.1126/science.145.3637.1189


Effects of sample orientation on the hydroxyl absorption of kaolinite can be interpreted in terms of the structure indicated by x-ray investigations, in which the surface hydroxyl groups of each layer are directed toward the oxygen atoms on the surface of the next layer.