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Nanomaterials for Electrocatalysis - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323857109

Nanomaterials for Electrocatalysis

1st Edition

Editors: Thandavarayan Maiyalagan Mahima Khandelwal Ashok Kumar Tuan Anh Nguyen Ghulam Yasin
Paperback ISBN: 9780323857109
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 1st January 2022
Page Count: 500
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Table of Contents

PART 1: Fundamentals
1. Nano-electrocatalysis: An introduction (ORR, OER, HER, CO2RR, NRR)
2. Methods for design and synthesis of nano-electrocatalysts for energy conversion processes
3. Single atom confined nanomaterials in Electrocatalysis (water splitting, oxygen reduction and selective oxidation (single atom and diatom)
4. Theoretical basis of electrocatalysis (ORR, OER, HER, CO2RR, NRR)
5. Nanoscale characterization of nano-electrocatalysts
6. Toxicological and environmental issues of nano-electrocatalysts

PART 2: Nanomaterials for Electrocatalytic reactions such as ORR, OER and HER
7. Shape-controlled transition metal nanoparticles as electrocatalysts for ORR, OER and HER
8. Noble‐Metal Nanocrystals with Controlled Facets for ORR, OER and HER
9. Rational design of non-precious transition metal oxide and hydroxides-based electrocatalysts for ORR, OER and HER
10. Transition metal chalcogenides-based electrocatalysts for ORR, OER and HER
11. Other transition metal-based electrocatalyst for ORR, OER and HER (metal carbides, metal phosphide, metal nitride and metal boride)
12. Heteroatom doped graphene-based electrocatalysts for ORR, OER and HER
13. Emerging Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials for ORR, OER and HER
14. Metal-free heteroatom doped carbon nanomaterials for ORR, OER and HER
15. Metal-containing heteroatom doped carbon nanomaterials for ORR, OER and HER
16. Carbon-Based Nanomaterials as Sustainable Noble-Metal-Free Electrocatalysts for ORR, OER and HER
17. Metal organic framework-derived electrocatalysts for ORR, OER and HER

PART 3: Nanomaterials for Electrochemical CO2 reduction reaction
18. Size-dependent electrocatalytic reduction of CO2 over metal nanoparticles.
19. Transition metal oxides and hydroxides-based nanomaterials for electrochemical CO2RR
20. Transition metal chalcogenides-based nanomaterials for electrochemical CO2RR
21. Other transition metal-based electrocatalyst for electrochemical CO2RR (metal carbides, metal phosphide, metal nitride and metal boride)
22. Graphene-based materials for electrochemical CO2 reduction reaction
23. Metal-free heteroatom doped carbon materials for electrochemical CO2RR
24. Metal-containing hetero atom doped carbon materials for electrochemical CO2 RR
25. Carbon-Based Nanomaterials as Sustainable Noble-Metal-Free Electrocatalysts for electrochemical CO2RR

PART 4: Electrocatalysis for Sustainable Chemicals and fuels
26. Graphene-supported metal single-atom catalysts for nitrogen reduction reaction (NRR)
27. Single atom electrocatalysts for NRR
28. Noble metal-based catalysts for electrochemical NRR
29. Noble-metals-free catalysts for electrochemical NRR
30. Nanomaterials for electro-oxidation of small organic molecules for FC applications


Description

Nanomaterials for Electrocatalysis provides an overview of the different types of nanomaterials, design principles and synthesis protocols used for electrocatalytic reactions. The book is divided into four parts that thoroughly describe basic principles and fundamental of electrocatalysis, different types of nanomaterials used, and their electrocatalytic applications, limitations and future perspectives. As electrochemical systems containing nanomaterials, with relevance to experimental situation, yield better results, this book highlights new information and findings.

Key Features

  • Provides an overview of nanomaterials applications for electrocatalytic processes, such as oxygen reduction reaction (ORR), oxygen evolution reaction (OER), hydrogen evolution reaction (HER) and CO2 reduction reaction (CO2RR)
  • Provides information on the design and development of various nanomaterials appropriate for electrocatalytic applications
  • Assesses the challenges of manufacturing nanomaterials at an industrial scale for electronic applications

Readership

Materials Scientists and Engineers


Details

No. of pages:
500
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2022
Published:
1st January 2022
Imprint:
Elsevier
Paperback ISBN:
9780323857109

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About the Editors

Thandavarayan Maiyalagan

Thandavarayan Maiyalagan is an Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry, at SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur, India. His area of research is in the development and characterization of functional nanomaterials for energy conversion and storage applications, particularly fuel cells and Li−air batteries.

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur, India

Mahima Khandelwal

Mahima Khandelwal is a Research Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Korea University, Seoul, South Korea. Her areas of research are nanomaterials transition metal NPs, metal oxides, metal sulfides, chalcogenides), carbon nanomaterials and their functionalization, heteroatom-doped carbon material composites specifically graphene and its composites, nanomaterials for energy storage and conversion applications such as supercapacitors, and electrocatalysis, and high-frequency supercapacitors for AC line filtering application.

Affiliations and Expertise

Research Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Korea University, Seoul, South Korea

Ashok Kumar

Ashok Kumar is Assistant Professor in the Department of Biotechnology and Bionformatics, at Jaypee University of Information Technology, Waknaghat, India. His research areas are microbial biotechnology, biocatalysis, biopolymers, enzyme immobilization, bioenergy, and CO2 conversion

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Department of Biotechnology and Bionformatics, Jaypee University of Information Technology, Waknaghat, India

Tuan Anh Nguyen

Tuan Anh Nguyen is Head of the Microanalysis Department, Institute for Tropical Technology, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, Vietnam. His research focuses on advanced nanomaterials, and nanotechnology for corrosion and materials integrity in transportation systems. Tuan Anh Nguyen received his BSc in Physics from Hanoi University in 1992, and his Ph.D. in Chemistry from the Paris Diderot University (France) in 2003. He was a Visiting Scientist at Seoul National University (South Korea, 2004) and University of Wollongong (Australia, 2005). He then worked as a Postdoctoral Research Associate and Research Scientist in the Montana State University (USA), 2006-2009. In 2012, he was appointed as the Head of the Microanalysis Department at Institute for Tropical Technology (Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology). His research activities include smart coatings, conducting polymers, corrosion and protection of metals/concrete, antibacterial materials, and advanced nanomaterials.

Affiliations and Expertise

Head, Microanalysis Department, Institute for Tropical Technology, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, Hanoi, Vietnam

Ghulam Yasin

Dr Ghulam Yasin is an Academic Researcher at the Beijing Advanced Innovation Center for Soft Matter Science and Engineering, at the State Key Laboratory of Organic-Inorganic Composites, College of Energy, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, China. He has six years working experience in the field of low dimensional, nano and 2D materials, preparation of carbon materials, including graphene, carbon nanotubes and heteroatoms doped carbon nanoarchitectures for energy storage and conversion devices/technologies, and designing and preparation of multifunctional nanocomposites for various engineering applications.

Affiliations and Expertise

Academic Researcher, Beijing Advanced Innovation Center for Soft Matter Science and Engineering, College of Energy, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, China