P-Tu-Cle-2 Investigation of BPE Adsorption on Silver Nanoparticles as a Function of Surface Oxidation and Coverage with Raman Spectroscopy and DFT Calculations

Tuesday, June 4, 2013
Clements (Galt House Hotel)
Tao Chen, Amrita Pal, Yun Han, Henry Du, Svetlana Sukhhishvili and Simon G. Podkolzin, Stevens Institute of Technology, USA.
The closely integrated Surface Enhanced Raman with Density Functional Theory study for the first time identified at the molecular level the adsorption modes and energetics of trans-1,2-bis(4-pyridyl)ethylene (BPE) on silver surfaces as functions of the adsorbate coverage and the extent of Ag oxidation.

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