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Published June 1941 | public
Journal Article

The Crystal Structure of Melamine

Hughes, E. W.


In an earlier paper the crystal structure of dicyandiamide, the dimer of cyanamide, was reported. I have now completed a similar investigation of melamine, or cyanuric triamide, the trimer of cyanamide, with the results described below.

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© 1941 American Chemical Society. Received March 28, 1941. In conclusion I must thank Professor Pauling for continued encouragement and advice.

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