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Editor: David Smith; Editorial Board Chairs: Matthias Beller, Gabriele Centi, Licheng Sun

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Online ISSN: 1864-564X

Associated Title(s): Angewandte Chemie International Edition, Chemistry - A European Journal, Chemistry – An Asian Journal, ChemCatChem, ChemElectroChem, ChemPhysChem, Energy Technology

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April 11, 2017

VIP: Efficient Electrocatalyst for the Hydrogen Evolution Reaction Derived from Polyoxotungstate/Polypyrrole/Graphene

Xiao-Li Wang, Yu-Jia Tang, Wei Huang, Chun-Hui Liu, Long-Zhang Dong, Prof. Shun-Li Li and Prof. Ya-Qian Lan

Efficient Electrocatalyst for the Hydrogen Evolution Reaction Derived from Polyoxotungstate/Polypyrrole/Graphene

W-onderful C-atalyst: New 2 D tungsten carbide-based materials (NC@WxC/NRGO) are synthesized by controlling the structure and composition of polyoxotungstate/conductive polypyrrole/graphene (PCG) precursor precisely and performing a temperature-programmed reaction. The composite presents splendid performance toward the hydrogen evolution reaction (HER) in acidic media and is one of the highest HER catalysts among the tungsten carbide-based materials.

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