Chapter 11. Impact of Nanoscience on Heterogeneous Catalysis

  1. Prof. Dr. Hans-Jörg Fecht3,4 and
  2. Dr. Matthias Werner5
  1. Sharifah Bee Abd Hamid1 and
  2. Robert Schlögl2

Published Online: 13 JUL 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527604111.ch11

The Nano-Micro Interface: Bridging the Micro and Nano Worlds

The Nano-Micro Interface: Bridging the Micro and Nano Worlds

How to Cite

Hamid, S. B. A. and Schlögl, R. (2004) Impact of Nanoscience on Heterogeneous Catalysis, in The Nano-Micro Interface: Bridging the Micro and Nano Worlds (eds H.-J. Fecht and M. Werner), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527604111.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 3

    University of Ulm, Faculty of Engineering, Materials Division, Albert-Einstein-Allee 47, 89081 Ulm, Germany

  2. 4

    Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Institute of Nanotechnology (INT), P.O. Box 3640, 76021 Karlsruhe, Germany

  3. 5

    NMTC, Soorstrasse 86, 14050 Berlin, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Malaysia, Postgraduate Studies & Research, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

  2. 2

    Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, Faradayweg 4–6, 14195 Berlin, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 JUL 2005
  2. Published Print: 23 SEP 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527309788

Online ISBN: 9783527604111

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Keywords:

  • nano–micro interface;
  • impact of nanoscience on heterogeneous catalysis;
  • electronic structure;
  • geometric structure;
  • semiconductor approach

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Nanotechnology in Catalysis

  • Electronic Structure and Catalysis

  • Geometric Structure and Catalysis

  • Large Nano-Objects in Catalysis

  • The Semiconductor Approach

  • The Combicat Approach

  • Conclusions