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dc.contributor.authorTan, Xuan Wenen_US
dc.identifier.citationTan, X. W. (2022). Effect of platinum-lead nanoparticle as electrocatalyst for hydrogen generation over a wide pH range. Final Year Project (FYP), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
dc.description.abstractWater electrolysis has been a promising technology as an alternative of burning of fossil fuels to produce energy. However, the challenge to overcome the reactions' overpotential barrier has limited the use of this technology in large scale production. In this report, PtPb nanoparticle electrocatalyst has been explored over a wide pH range to determine its efficiency in producing hydrogen (HER) and ensuring material stability. Usually, HER occurs faster in acidic than in alkaline media due to the difference in the adsorption step. Results conclude that PtPb nanoparticle has shown great electrocatalytic ability in both acidic and alkaline media. This is significant as it achieves the benefit of process versatility. Additionally, the material has proven to be stable in both media.en_US
dc.publisherNanyang Technological Universityen_US
dc.subjectEngineering::Materials::Metallic materials::Alloysen_US
dc.subjectEngineering::Materials::Nanostructured materialsen_US
dc.titleEffect of platinum-lead nanoparticle as electrocatalyst for hydrogen generation over a wide pH rangeen_US
dc.typeFinal Year Project (FYP)en_US
dc.contributor.supervisorAlex Yan Qingyuen_US
dc.contributor.schoolSchool of Materials Science and Engineeringen_US
dc.description.degreeBachelor of Engineering (Materials Engineering)en_US
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