Surprisingly high sensitivity of copper nanoparticles toward coordinating ligands: consequences for the hydride reduction of benzaldehyde

Xavier Frogneux, Ferenc Borondics, Stéphane Lefrançois, Florian D'Accriscio, Clément Sanchez, Sophie Carenco
2018 Catalysis science & technology  
Depending on the ligand, ligand-induced leaching of copper nanoparticles may produce catalytically active species for the reduction of benzaldehyde.
doi:10.1039/c8cy01516c fatcat:xizkeywxzfayripqaorpqfksgu