Nickel phosphine catalysts with pendant amines for electrocatalytic oxidation of alcohols

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Abstract

Nickel phosphine complexes with pendant amines have been found to be electrocatalysts for the oxidation of primary and secondary alcohols, with turnover frequencies as high as 3.3 s-1. These complexes are the first electrocatalysts for alcohol oxidation based on non-precious metals, which will be critical for use in fuel cells.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6172-6174
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Volume51
Issue number28
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 11 2015

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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