Universal transition state scaling relations for (de)hydrogenation over transition metals

Authors: 
Shenguang Wang, Vivien Petzold, Vladimir Tripkovic, Jesper Kleis, Jakob G. Howalt, Egill Skúlason, Eva M. Fernández, Britt Hvolbæk, Glenn Jones, Anja Toftelund, Hanne Falsig, Mårten Björketun, Felix Studt, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Jan Rossmeisl, Jens K. Nørskov, Thomas Bligaard
Year of publication: 
2011
Journal: 
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics

We analyse the transition state energies for 249 hydrogenation/dehydrogenation reactions of atoms and simple molecules over close-packed and stepped surfaces and nanoparticles of transition metals using Density Functional Theory. Linear energy scaling relations are ...