Corrosion of self-propelled catalytic microengines

Guanjia Zhao, Bahareh Khezri, Samuel Sanchez, Oliver G. Schmidt, Richard D. Webster, Martin Pumera

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Here we show that rolled-up and electroplated catalytic microjet engines undergo dramatic corrosion in fuel solution.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)9125-9127
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number80
Publication statusPublished - 2013 Oct 14


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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Zhao, G., Khezri, B., Sanchez, S., Schmidt, O. G., Webster, R. D., & Pumera, M. (2013). Corrosion of self-propelled catalytic microengines. Chemical Communications, 49(80), 9125-9127.