Highly durable carbon-supported Pt catalysts prepared by hydrosilane-assisted nanoparticle deposition and surface functionalization

Akinori Saito, Hiromi Tsuji, Iwao Shimoyama, Ken Ichi Shimizu, Yuta Nishina

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Hydrosilane enabled the formation of Pt nanoparticles and the silane functionalization of a carbon support material in one pot. The metal/Si-modified carbon composites are highly durable during catalytic methane oxidation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5883-5886
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number27
Publication statusPublished - Apr 7 2015


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Catalysis
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Materials Chemistry
  • Metals and Alloys

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