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Catalysts 2012, 2(1), 24-37; doi:10.3390/catal2010024

The Art of Manufacturing Gold Catalysts

Dipartimento di Chimica Inorganica Metallorganica e Analitica L.Malatesta, Università degli Studi di Milano, via Venezian 21, Milano 20133, Italy
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Received: 17 October 2011 / Revised: 21 November 2011 / Accepted: 7 December 2011 / Published: 21 December 2011
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Gold Catalysts)
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Gold has been considered as an active catalyst only when suitable techniques of preparation provided high metal dispersion. A comprehensive survey of the different methods now available for preparing active gold catalysts is reported with particular attention to the role of the supporting material in determining catalyst characteristics. View Full-Text
Keywords: gold; catalysts preparation; heterogeneous catalysts; gold nanoparticles gold; catalysts preparation; heterogeneous catalysts; gold nanoparticles

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Prati, L.; Villa, A. The Art of Manufacturing Gold Catalysts. Catalysts 2012, 2, 24-37.

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