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

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
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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 ...