Scaling relationships for adsorption energies of C2 hydrocarbons on transition metal surfaces

Authors: 
Glenn Jones, Felix Studt, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Jens K. Nørskov, Thomas Bligaard
Year of publication: 
2011
Journal: 
Chemical Engineering Science

Using density functional theory calculations we show that the adsorption energies for C2Hx-type adsorbates on transition metal surfaces scale with each other ac.