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Correction: Activating molecular oxygen by Au/ZnO to selectively oxidize glycerol to dihydroxyacetone

Ye Meng a, Shihui Zou *a, Yuheng Zhou a, Wuzhong Yi a, Yang Yan a, Bin Ye a, Liping Xiao a, Juanjuan Liu b, Hisayoshi Kobayashi *c and Jie Fan *a
aKey Lab of Applied Chemistry of Zhejiang Province, Department of Chemistry, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027, China. E-mail:;
bCollege of Materials & Environmental Engineering, Hangzhou Dianzi University, Hangzhou 310036, China
cDepartment of Chemistry and Materials Technology, Kyoto Institute of Technology, Matsugasaki, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan. E-mail:

Received 27th June 2018 , Accepted 27th June 2018

First published on 5th July 2018

Correction for ‘Activating molecular oxygen by Au/ZnO to selectively oxidize glycerol to dihydroxyacetone’ by Ye Meng et al., Catal. Sci. Technol., 2018, 8, 2524–2528.

The authors wish to correct Fig. 1 of the manuscript.

Fig. 1 should appear as follows:

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Fig. 1 Energy changes for oxidation of central OH (red line) and terminal groups (black line) of glycerol on the Au (111) surface, respectively. The configurations of local minima (LM) and transition states (TS) are listed in the bottom.

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