O-Tu-BRB-3 Improved Catalyst Performance through Strong Metal Support Epitaxy

Tuesday, June 4, 2013: 10:40 AM
Ballroom B (Galt House Hotel)
Robert Kennedy1,2, James A. Enterkin2, Laurence D. Marks1, Christopher L. Marshall2, Peter C. Stair2 and Kenneth R. Poeppelmeier1,2, (1)Northwestern University, USA, (2)Argonne National Laboratory, USA.
Selectivity control in the hydrogenation of acrolein via stabilization of platinum nanoparticles on the surface of perovskite nanocube supports. Stabilization controls platinum particle shape, providing a method to create face-selective catalysts with small (1.5 nm) metal catalysts.

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