Chapter 2. Nanostructured Electrocatalyst Synthesis: Fundamental and Methods

  1. Dr. Hansan Liu and
  2. Dr. Jiujun Zhang
  1. Nitin C. Bagkar,
  2. Hao Ming Chen,
  3. Harshala Parab and
  4. Ru-Shi Liu

Published Online: 12 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527627707.ch2

Electrocatalysis of Direct Methanol Fuel Cells: From Fundamentals to Applications

Electrocatalysis of Direct Methanol Fuel Cells: From Fundamentals to Applications

How to Cite

Bagkar, N. C., Chen, H. M., Parab, H. and Liu, R.-S. (2009) Nanostructured Electrocatalyst Synthesis: Fundamental and Methods, in Electrocatalysis of Direct Methanol Fuel Cells: From Fundamentals to Applications (eds H. Liu and J. Zhang), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527627707.ch2

Editor Information

  1. National Research Council Canada, Institute for Fuell Cell Innovation, 4250 Westbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1W5, Canada

Author Information

  1. National Taiwan University, Department of Chemistry, Taipei 106, Taiwan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 OCT 2009
  2. Published Print: 23 SEP 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527323777

Online ISBN: 9783527627707

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Keywords:

  • fuel cells;
  • electrocatalysis;
  • DMFC;
  • nanoparticles;
  • platinum;
  • Carbon-Supported Catalysts

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Fundamental Understanding of the Structure–Activity Relationship

  • Synthetic Methods of Conventional Carbon-Supported Catalysts

  • Synthetic Methods of Novel Unsupported Pt Nanostructures

  • Conclusions

  • References