Design of an active and durable catalyst for oxygen reduction reactions using encapsulated Cu with N-doped carbon shells (Cu@N-C) activated by CO2 treatment

Seung Hyo Noh, Min Ho Seo, Xiao Ye, Yuki Makinose, Takeyoshi Okajima, Nobuhiro Matsushita, Byungchan Han, Takeo Ohsaka

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Cu@N-C with the Cu particles encapsulated in N-doped carbon shells, which was activated by CO2 treatment, is an excellent electrocatalyst for the oxygen reduction reaction (ORR) with a high activity and durability.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)22031-22034
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Materials Chemistry A
Issue number44
Publication statusPublished - 2015 Oct 12


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Renewable Energy, Sustainability and the Environment
  • Materials Science(all)

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