P-Tu-BRC-44 Mechanistic Insights into Low Temperature CO Oxidation at the Au/TiO2 Interface

Tuesday, June 4, 2013
Ballroom C (Galt House Hotel)
Wenjie Tang, I. X. Green, John Yates and Matthew Neurock, University of Virginia, USA.
Density function theory calculations along with in-situ infrared spectroscopy are employed to examine the elementary steps and sites for low temperature CO oxidation on Au/TiO2.  The results show that the active sites are Ti-Au dual sites that reside at the perimeters of the Au/TiO2 boundaries.

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