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Microemulsion prepared Ni88Pt12 for methane cracking

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Abstract

Monodispersed Ni88Pt12 nanoparticles of 10 nm were synthesized by water-in-oil microemulsion. The Ni–Pt alloy structure was stable during the thermal treatment between 330 and 1037 °C, whereas the relatively low temperature range of 600–700 °C was favorable for methane cracking to produce hydrogen and carbon nanotubes.

Graphical abstract: Microemulsion prepared Ni88Pt12 for methane cracking

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Submitted
11 Oct 2016
Accepted
17 Nov 2016
First published
16 Jan 2017

This article is Open Access

RSC Adv., 2017,7, 4078-4082
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Microemulsion prepared Ni88Pt12 for methane cracking

L. Zhou, M. Harb, M. N. Hedhili, N. A. Mana and J. M. Basset, RSC Adv., 2017, 7, 4078 DOI: 10.1039/C6RA25069F

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