Energetics of Methane Dissociation on Platinum and Nickel Nanoclusters

Saurav, Sameer (2014) Energetics of Methane Dissociation on Platinum and Nickel Nanoclusters. Masters thesis, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata.

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The thesis contains three chapters. The first chapter discuss about motivation of studying methane adsorption and dissociation on platinum and nickel nanoclusters. In the second chapter, the theoretical background of the methods used in the thesis are discussed along with computational details. In the third chapter, the results and discussion regarding methane dissociation on Pt13 and Ni13 have been provided.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Additional Information: Supervisor: Dr. Ashwani Kumar Tiwari
Uncontrolled Keywords: Energetics; Methane; Methane Dissociation; Nickel; Nickel Nanoclusters; Platinum; Platinum Nanoclusters
Subjects: Q Science > QD Chemistry
Divisions: Department of Chemical Sciences
Depositing User: IISER Kolkata Librarian
Date Deposited: 08 Jan 2015 03:45
Last Modified: 08 Jan 2015 06:01
URI: http://eprints.iiserkol.ac.in/id/eprint/171

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