4. Electrocatalytic Properties of Stepped Surfaces

  1. Elizabeth Santos2,3 and
  2. Wolfgang Schmickler3
  1. Juan M. Feliú,
  2. Enrique Herrero and
  3. Víctor Climent

Published Online: 17 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470929421.ch4

Catalysis in Electrochemistry: From Fundamentals to Strategies for Fuel Cell Development

Catalysis in Electrochemistry: From Fundamentals to Strategies for Fuel Cell Development

How to Cite

Feliú, J. M., Herrero, E. and Climent, V. (2011) Electrocatalytic Properties of Stepped Surfaces, in Catalysis in Electrochemistry: From Fundamentals to Strategies for Fuel Cell Development (eds E. Santos and W. Schmickler), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470929421.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Instituto de Física Enrique Gaviola (IFEG-CONICET), Facultad de Matemática, Astronomía y Física Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Córdoba, Argentina

  2. 3

    Institute of Theoretical Chemistry, Ulm University, Albert-Einstein-Allee 11, D-89069 Ulm, Germany

Author Information

  1. Instituto de Electroquímica, Universidad de Alicante, Apdo. 99, E-03080 Alicante, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 OCT 2011
  2. Published Print: 8 JUL 2011

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series on Electrocatalysis and Electrochemistry

Book Series Editors:

  1. Andrzej Wieckowski

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470406908

Online ISBN: 9780470929421

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Keywords:

  • electrocatalytic, stepped surfaces;
  • step site properties;
  • step site, adatoms adsorption

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Phenomenological Description of Stepped Surfaces

  • Electronic Properties of Step Sites

  • Adsorption on Step Sites and Step Decoration: Adatoms Adsorption

  • Reactivity of Stepped Surfaces

  • References