P-Mo-62 The Effect of Zn on PdZn Catalysts for CO Oxidation

Monday, June 6, 2011
Ontario Exhibit Hall (Detroit Marriott Hotel at the Renaissance Center )
Andrew DeLaRiva1, Barr Halevi1, Eric J. Peterson1, Boris Kiefer1, Yong Wang2, Feng Gao3, Eseoghene Jeroro4, John M. Vohs4 and Abhaya K. Datye5, (1)Center for Micro-Engineered Materials, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, (2)Institute for Interfacial Catalysis, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA, (3)Washington State University, Pullman, WA, (4)Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, (5)Chemical & Nuclear Engineering and Center For Microengineered Materials, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
With new methods of making pure unsupported metallic powders, it is possible to study the effects of bimetallic powders without the need for a support.  We look at how the addition of Zn to Pd, typically a good performing MSR catalyst, effects the CO oxidation reaction.

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