Catalysis Letters

, Volume 101, Issue 3, pp 169–173

Favorable synergetic effects between CuO and the reactive planes of ceria nanorods

  • Kebin Zhou
  • Run Xu
  • Xiaoming Sun
  • Hongde Chen
  • Qun Tian
  • Dixin Shen
  • Yadong Li
Article

DOI: 10.1007/s10562-005-4885-3

Cite this article as:
Zhou, K., Xu, R., Sun, X. et al. Catal Lett (2005) 101: 169. doi:10.1007/s10562-005-4885-3

Abstract

High-energy, more reactive {001} and {110} planes of CeO2 nanorods were found to generate favorable synergetic effects between CuO and ceria, resulting in significant enhancement of the copper catalyst performance for CO oxidation.

Keywords

synergetic effectCuOCeO2 nanorodsCO oxidation

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kebin Zhou
    • 1
  • Run Xu
    • 1
  • Xiaoming Sun
    • 1
  • Hongde Chen
    • 2
  • Qun Tian
    • 2
  • Dixin Shen
    • 2
  • Yadong Li
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryTsinghua UniversityBeijingP.R. China
  2. 2.Research Center for Eco-Environmental SciencesChinese Academy of SciencesBeijing