Nanotechnologies in Russia

, Volume 8, Issue 7, pp 445–451

Electronic structure and adsorption property of doped metal clusters


DOI: 10.1134/S199507801304006X

Cite this article as:
Kolchenko, N.N. & Chernyshev, N.A. Nanotechnol Russia (2013) 8: 445. doi:10.1134/S199507801304006X


Density functional theory calculations have been conducted to explore the electronic structure of bimetallic nanoclusters X12Y (X = Pt, Cu; Y = Ag, Al, Au, Bi, Cu, Ni, Pt, Ti). The results demonstrate that the properties of metal clusters can be tuned by dopant atoms.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Semenov Institute for Chemical PhysicsRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia
  2. 2.Faculty of Molecular and Biological PhysicsMoscow Institute of Physics and Technology (State University)MoscowRussia