The importance of gold catalysis including a small part about gold on carbon relating to our hydrochlorination project has been highlighted by Carwyn on BBC local news: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-28297198 Advertisements
Our latest paper on the nature and role of functional groups on highly ordered pyrolytic graphite (HOPG) surfaces in the stabilisation of gold nanoparticles has been accepted for publication in Faraday Discussion 173. The uncorrected proofs are available here. We … Continue reading
The CUROP projects end with a poster exhibition in the VJ gallery. Lots of interest in both the model carbon catalyst work by Tom and the model iron molybdate catalyst work by Matt. These students were waiting for their lecture … Continue reading
Meeting held at the FOCAS Institute, Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT). See Phil’s presentation at Prezi
Enhancing surface reactivity with a noble metal Hatem Altass, Albert F. Carley, Philip R. Davies* and Robert J. Davies Chem. Commun., 2013, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C3CC43567A In a recently published paper in the RSC chemical communications we show that a … Continue reading
A facile route to model catalysts: the synthesis of Au@Pd core–shell nanoparticles on γ-Fe2O3 (0001) Robert J. Davies,* Michael Bowker, Philip R. Daviesand David J. MorganNanoscale, 2013, Advance ArticleDOI: 10.1039/C3NR03047D Our latest paper is now available on line in the … Continue reading
Presentation by Phil to the able and talented from Clevedon School; discussing nanoscience, catalysis and hydrochlorination reactions. See the final presentation here.