Chapter 10. Nanoparticles and 3D Supported Nanomaterials

  1. Dr. Michael Hirscher
  1. Petra E. de Jongh and
  2. Philipp Adelhelm

Published Online: 4 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527629800.ch10

Handbook of Hydrogen Storage

Handbook of Hydrogen Storage

How to Cite

de Jongh, P. E. and Adelhelm, P. (2010) Nanoparticles and 3D Supported Nanomaterials, in Handbook of Hydrogen Storage (ed M. Hirscher), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527629800.ch10

Editor Information

  1. Max-Planck-Institut für, Metallforschung, Heisenbergstr. 3, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany

Author Information

  1. Utrecht University, Inorganic Chemistry and Catalysis, Debye Institute for Nanomaterials, Science, Sorbonnelaan 16, 3584 CA Utrecht, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 24 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527322732

Online ISBN: 9783527629800



  • metal hydrides;
  • nanoporous materials;
  • melt infiltration;
  • particle size effects;
  • confinement


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Particle Size Effects

  • Non-Supported Clusters, Particles and Nanostructures

  • Support Effects

  • Preparation of Three-Dimensional Supported Nanomaterials

  • Experimental Results on 3D-Supported Nanomaterials

  • Conclusions and Outlook

  • References