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Catalytic hotspots get noisy

Nature volume 549, pages 3435 (07 September 2017) | Download Citation

Identifying and imaging catalytically active sites on solid surfaces is a grand challenge for science. A microscopy technique has been developed that images 'noise' to detect active sites with nanometre-scale resolution. See Letter p.74

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  1. Christian Dette and Shannon W. Boettcher are in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403, USA.

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