Differences in Catalytic Sites for CO Oxidation and Propylene Epoxidation on Au Nanoparticles
Date of this Version10-2011
ACS Catal., 2011, 1 (10), pp 1327–1330
Sintering and increased Au loading of Au/TS-1 causes the rate of CO oxidation per mole of Au to increase, whereas that for epoxidation of propylene in O(2) and H(2) decreases. This opposite trend in rate behavior shows that the catalytic sites for the two reactions must be different.
Nanoscience and Nanotechnology