A new method for the synthesis of hydrophobized, catalytically active Pt nanoparticles

Saikat Mandal, P. R. Selvakannan, Debdut Roy, Raghunath V. Chaudhari, Murali Sastry

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A single step method for the synthesis of catalytically active, hydrophobic Pt nanoparticles by the spontaneous reduction of aqueous PtCl62- ions by hexadecylaniline molecules at a liquid-liquid interface is described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3002-3003
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number24
Publication statusPublished - 2002
Externally publishedYes

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