Nanocatalyst platinum

Nanocatalyst platinum

Simulation shows a 10-atom platinum nanocatalyst cluster. The “bulge” caused by the 10th atom gives the cluster improved catalytic properties. (Credit: Uzi Landman, Georgia Tech)

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Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology and Nanoscience, Research, Physics and Physical Sciences
Keywords
catalyst, clusters, nanocatalyst, platinum
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  • Created By: John Toon
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Jan 29, 2016 - 11:00am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:54pm