Palladium is converted into palladium hydride, β-PdHx, in polyol solution using NaBH4 as a hydrogen source; nanocrystalline Pd reacts to form PdHx faster and at lower temperatures than bulk Pd, and can be made to release hydrogen to regenerate Pd.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
- Ceramics and Composites
- Surfaces, Coatings and Films
- Metals and Alloys
- Materials Chemistry