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Platinum Nanocrystals Boost Catalytic Activity for Fuel Oxidation, Hydrogen Production
May 3, 2007
A research team composed of electrochemists and materials scientists from two continents has produced a new form of the industrially important metal platinum: 24-facet nanocrystals whose catalytic activity-per-unit-area can be as much as four times higher than existing commercial platinum catalysts.
Georgia Institute of Technology
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