Nanotechnologies in Russia

, Volume 8, Issue 7–8, pp 445–451 | Cite as

Electronic structure and adsorption property of doped metal clusters

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Abstract

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

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