Multicomponent (Ce, Cu, Ni) oxides with cage and core-shell structures: Tunable fabrication and enhanced CO oxidation activity

Wei Liu, Ke Tang, Ming Lin, Lay Ting Ong June, Shi Qiang Bai, David James Young, Xu Li, Yan Zhao Yang, T. S.Andy Hor

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Abstract

Solvothermal synthesis of Cu2O cubes from Cu(OAc)2 in ethanol provided templates for tunable formation of novel multicomponent composites: hollow CeO2-Cu2O (1), core-shell NiO@Cu2O (2) and hollow CeO2-NiO-Cu2O (3). Composites 1-3 catalyze the oxidation of CO at a lower temperature than the parent Cu2O cubes.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)9521-9526
Number of pages6
JournalNanoscale
Volume8
Issue number18
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 14 May 2016
Externally publishedYes

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