Hollow Nanoparticles as Active and Durable Catalysts

Organization: 

Brookhaven National Laboratory, NY, US

I.P. Brief: 

Hollow nanoparticles of platinum are made by depositing Pt on a sacrificial nickel core. These hollow nanoparticles have higher catalytic activity and better stability than solid Pt nanoparticles for the oxygen reduction reaction.

Keywords: 

Fuel cell, FCEV, cathode

Primary Industry: 

Renewable & Non-Traditional Energy

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