Supercritical fluids: A route to palladium-aerogel nanocomposites

K.S. Morley, P. Licence, Patricia Marr, J.R. Hyde, P.D. Brown, R. Mokaya, Y.D. Xia, S.M. Howdle

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Supercritical carbon dioxide (scCO(2)) is used to prepare novel silica aerogel composites containing nanoparticles of palladium. The material produced has been found to exhibit a Pd loading of 8% by wt. The particles deposited fit within two discrete size ranges of
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1212-1217
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Materials Chemistry
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 07 Apr 2004

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • General Materials Science
  • Materials Chemistry


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