Iron Phosphide Nanoparticles as an Efficient Electrocatalyst for the OER in Alkaline Solution
Ultrasmall iron phosphide nanoparticles have been reported as an efficient electrocatalyst for the oxygen evolution reaction under alkaline conditions with a low overpotential and Tafel slope. Mixing the FeP nanoparticles with reduced graphene oxide further reduces the overpotential to 260 mV at 10 mA cm-2, which is one of the lowest values reported for OER electrocatalysts.
J. Masud et al., "Iron Phosphide Nanoparticles as an Efficient Electrocatalyst for the OER in Alkaline Solution," Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol. 4, no. 25, pp. 9750 - 9754, Royal Society of Chemistry, May 2016.
The definitive version is available at https://doi.org/10.1039/c6ta04025j
Keywords and Phrases
Graphene; Nanoparticles; Alkaline conditions; Alkaline solutions; Iron phosphide; Overpotential; Oxygen evolution reaction; Reduced graphene oxides; Tafel slopes; Ultra-small; Electrocatalysts
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01 May 2016