Finite-Size Effects in O and CO Adsorption for the Late Transition Metals

Authors: 
Andrew A. Peterson, Lars C. Grabow, Thomas P. Brennan, Bonggeun Shong, Chinchun Ooi, Di M. Wu, Christina W. Li, Amit Kushwaha, Andrew J. Medford, Felix Mbuga, Lin Li, Jens K. Nørskov
Year of publication: 
2012
Journal: 
Topics in Catalysis

Abstract Gold is known to become significantly more catalytically active as its particle size is reduced, and other catalysts are also known to exhibit finite - size effects . To understand the trends related to finite - size effects , we have used density functional theory to study ...