P-M-BRC-76 Adsorption of CO2 in Photocatalysis

Monday, June 3, 2013
Ballroom C (Galt House Hotel)
Stephanie Kwon, Randall Q. Snurr and Peter C. Stair, Northwestern University, USA.
We suggest a possible route to activate CO2 on TiO2 photocatalysis by depositing a thin layer of a basic metal oxide on the surface. From this work, we expect to obtain a mechanistic understanding so that we can optimize catalysts where adsorption of CO2 primes the system for further reaction.

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