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Electrocatalysis: Understanding platinum migration

Nanostructured metallic crystals are already used to catalyse energy conversions, such as those that occur in fuel cells. However, to design improved materials, a deeper understanding of nanocrystal growth is required. Now, details of the mechanisms underpinning the synthesis of highly active, bimetallic Pt–Ni electrocatalysts are elucidated.

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  1. Richard D. Tilley and J. Justin Gooding are at University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales 2052, Australia.

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