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Issue 93, 2018
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An ultrafine ruthenium nanocrystal with extremely high activity for the hydrogen evolution reaction in both acidic and alkaline media

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Abstract

An ultrafine ruthenium nanocrystal (RuNC) was fabricated via thermal annealing tris(2,2′-bipyridine)ruthenium dichloride with cyanuric acid. The as-obtained RuNC features a small diameter of ∼2 nm and high crystallinity. As an electrocatalyst for the hydrogen evolution reaction, the ultrafine RuNC exhibited remarkable performance in both acidic and alkaline media.

Graphical abstract: An ultrafine ruthenium nanocrystal with extremely high activity for the hydrogen evolution reaction in both acidic and alkaline media

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The article was received on 16 Oct 2018, accepted on 29 Oct 2018 and first published on 29 Oct 2018


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C8CC08276F
Citation: Chem. Commun., 2018,54, 13076-13079

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    An ultrafine ruthenium nanocrystal with extremely high activity for the hydrogen evolution reaction in both acidic and alkaline media

    Y. Li, F. Chu, Y. Liu, Y. Kong, Y. Tao, Y. Li and Y. Qin, Chem. Commun., 2018, 54, 13076
    DOI: 10.1039/C8CC08276F

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