Fabrication of Pt/Pd anoparticles/Polyoxometalate/Ionic Liquid Nanohybrid for Electrocatalytic Oxidation of Methanol
Yokuş, Özlem Aktaş
Yola, Mehmet Lütfi
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CitationMedetalibeyoglu, H., Manap, S., Yokus, Ö.A., Beytur, M., Kardas, F., Akyıldırım, O., Ozkan, V., Yüksek, H., Yola, M.L., Atar, N. (2018). Fabrication of Pt/Pd anoparticles/polyoxometalate/ionic liquid nanohybrid for electrocatalytic oxidation of methanol. Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 165 (5), pp. F338-F341. https://doi.org/10.1149/2.1041805jes
Fuel cells have important applications in recent decades due to high-energy demands, fossil fuel depletions, and environmental pollution throughout world. Pt/Pd nanoparticles/polyoxometalate/ionic liquid (ILs) nanohybrid synthesized for the first time and characterized by transmission electron microscope, scanning electron microscope, X-ray photo electron spectroscopy, energy-dispersive X-ray spectroscopy and X-ray diffraction method. A cost-effective catalyst has been developed on Pt/Pd nanoparticles/polyoxometalate/ionic liquid nanohybrid. The developed catalyst based on bimetallic nanoparticle demonstrates effective methanol oxidation in comparison with catalysts on monometallic nanoparticle and polyoxometalate/ionic liquid nanohybrid. (C) 2018 The Electrochemical Society.