O-Tu-Jon-10 Metal-Modified Tungsten and Titanium Carbide Electrocatalysts for Energy Conversion

Tuesday, June 4, 2013: 2:10 PM
Jones (Galt House Hotel)
Yannick Kimmel, University of Delaware, USA and Jingguang G. Chen, Columbia University, USA.
Monolayer (ML) Pt on tungsten and titanium carbide has nearly identical activity compared to bulk Pt for the hydrogen evolution reaction; this represents a great reduction in Pt loading.  ML metals on carbides also show enhanced activity compared to the parent metals for the carbon dioxide reduction reaction into fuels.

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