OC07 Theoretical Insights Into the Mechanisms and Kinetics in the Electrocatalytic Reduction of Oxygen

Monday, June 6, 2011: 1:30 PM
Cartier Ballroom (Detroit Marriott Hotel at the Renaissance Center )
Matthew Neurock, Chemical Engineering and Chemistry, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, Donghai Mei, Institute for Interfacial Catalysis, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA and Brian Prascher, Chemical Engineering, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Herein we examine in detail the oxygen reduction reaction in order to determine the mechanisms that control ORR over Pt and Pt based alloys and establish the effects of the reaction environment including the surface coverage, alloy composition, solution phase and electrochemical potential on ORR.

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