skip to main content

Title: Computational Investigation of Quantum Size Effects in Gold Nanoparticles

Electron density perturbation from carbon monoxide adsorption on a multi-hundred atom gold nanoparticle. The perturbation causes significant quantum size effects in CO catalysis on gold particles. more »Science: Jeff Greeley and Nick Romero, Argonne National Laboratory; Jesper Kleis, Karsten Jacobsen, Jens Nørskov, Technical University of Denmark
 Visualization: Joseph Insley, Argonne National Laboratory This research used resources of the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility at Argonne National Laboratory, which is supported by the Office of Science of the U.S. Dept. of Energy under contract DE-AC02-06CH11357.« less
Title: Computational Investigation of Quantum Size Effects in Gold Nanoparticles
Publication Date: 2010-01-01
OSTI Identifier: 1045763
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 77 NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY ; greeley ; nanoparticles ; argonne ; national ; laboratory ; visualization ; DOE ; ANL ; nanoparticle ; nanotechnology ; catalysis ; CO catalysis
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 0:01:09
System Entry Date: 2016-01-27