Golden touch of the nanoparticles

A combination of two different types of sites shows high catalytic performance for selective hydrogenation due to hydrogen spillover.

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Fig. 1: The phenylacetylene semi-hydrogenation mechanism over Pd1/Cu(111) (left) and Pd1/Cu(100) (right).


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Zhao, Z., Gong, J. Golden touch of the nanoparticles. Nat. Nanotechnol. (2020).

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