Novel Closed Cell Gas-Reaction Holder Allows Characterization of Behavior of Bimetallic Nanoparticles at Elevated Temperatures and Gas Pressures

Allard, L. F., J.E. Wittig, M. Chi, K.L. More, W.C. Bigelow, J. Damiano and D.P. Nackashi, 2013
Benefits of a closed cell for in situ gas-reaction presented
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Extended abstract of a paper presented at Microscopy and Microanalysis 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, August 4 – August 8, 2013.

Impact Statement

The gas composition and type can have a dramatic effect on the temperature of the heating membrane inside the gas-reaction cell. New work presented here shows the effect, and how much the temperature changes in different environments.