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Title: Confinement boosts CO oxidation on an Ni atom embedded inside boron nitride nanotubes

Abstract

Because of the confinement effect, Ni embedded on the interior surface of BNNT exhibits a much higher catalytic activity for CO oxidation by comparing with that embedded in h-BN or on the outside surface of BNNT.

Authors:
 [1];  [1];  [1];  [1];  [1];  [1];  [2]; ORCiD logo [3]
  1. Department of Applied Physics; Nanjing University of Science and Technology; Nanjing 210094; People's Republic of China
  2. Department of Physics; Virginia Commonwealth University; Richmond; USA
  3. Department of Applied Physics; Nanjing University of Science and Technology; Nanjing 210094; People's Republic of China; State Key Lab of Molecular Reaction Dynamics
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Virginia Commonwealth Univ., Richmond, VA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC)
OSTI Identifier:
1540002
DOE Contract Number:  
FG02-96ER45579
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. PCCP (Print)
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 20; Journal Issue: 26; Journal ID: ISSN 1463-9076
Publisher:
Royal Society of Chemistry
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
Chemistry; Physics

Citation Formats

Zhang, Yadong, Liu, Yuzhen, Meng, Zhaoshun, Ning, Cai, Xiao, Chuanyun, Deng, Kaiming, Jena, Purusottam, and Lu, Ruifeng. Confinement boosts CO oxidation on an Ni atom embedded inside boron nitride nanotubes. United States: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1039/c8cp01957f.
Zhang, Yadong, Liu, Yuzhen, Meng, Zhaoshun, Ning, Cai, Xiao, Chuanyun, Deng, Kaiming, Jena, Purusottam, & Lu, Ruifeng. Confinement boosts CO oxidation on an Ni atom embedded inside boron nitride nanotubes. United States. doi:10.1039/c8cp01957f.
Zhang, Yadong, Liu, Yuzhen, Meng, Zhaoshun, Ning, Cai, Xiao, Chuanyun, Deng, Kaiming, Jena, Purusottam, and Lu, Ruifeng. Mon . "Confinement boosts CO oxidation on an Ni atom embedded inside boron nitride nanotubes". United States. doi:10.1039/c8cp01957f.
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title = {Confinement boosts CO oxidation on an Ni atom embedded inside boron nitride nanotubes},
author = {Zhang, Yadong and Liu, Yuzhen and Meng, Zhaoshun and Ning, Cai and Xiao, Chuanyun and Deng, Kaiming and Jena, Purusottam and Lu, Ruifeng},
abstractNote = {Because of the confinement effect, Ni embedded on the interior surface of BNNT exhibits a much higher catalytic activity for CO oxidation by comparing with that embedded in h-BN or on the outside surface of BNNT.},
doi = {10.1039/c8cp01957f},
journal = {Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. PCCP (Print)},
issn = {1463-9076},
number = 26,
volume = 20,
place = {United States},
year = {2018},
month = {1}
}

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