CeO2-: X quantum dots with massive oxygen vacancies as efficient catalysts for the synthesis of dimethyl carbonate

Zhi Qiao Wang, Ming Jian Zhang, Xiao Bing Hu, Vinayak P. Dravid, Zhong Ning Xu*, Guo Cong Guo

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CeO2-x quantum dots with massive oxygen vacancies are obtained by a one-step single molecular synthesis strategy. The yield of dimethyl carbonate from CO2 and methanol is more than 5 times that for commercial CeO2 nanoparticles.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)403-406
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 1 2020


ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

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