Superior CO2 uptake of N-doped activated carbon through hydrogen-bonding interaction

Xing, Wei, Liu, Chao, Zhou, Ziyan, Zhang, Lei, Zhou, Jin, Zhuo, Shuping, Yan, Zifeng, Gao, Hong, Wang, Guiqiang and Qiao, Shi Zhang (2012) Superior CO2 uptake of N-doped activated carbon through hydrogen-bonding interaction. Energy and Environmental Science, 5 6: 7323-7327. doi:10.1039/c2ee21653a


Author Xing, Wei
Liu, Chao
Zhou, Ziyan
Zhang, Lei
Zhou, Jin
Zhuo, Shuping
Yan, Zifeng
Gao, Hong
Wang, Guiqiang
Qiao, Shi Zhang
Title Superior CO2 uptake of N-doped activated carbon through hydrogen-bonding interaction
Journal name Energy and Environmental Science   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 1754-5692
1754-5706
Publication date 2012-01-01
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1039/c2ee21653a
Open Access Status Not Open Access
Volume 5
Issue 6
Start page 7323
End page 7327
Total pages 5
Place of publication Cambridge, United Kingdom
Publisher R S C Publications
Language eng
Abstract Here we show that the introduction of N into a carbon surface facilitates the hydrogen-bonding interactions between the carbon surface and CO2 molecules, which accounts for the superior CO2 uptake of the N-doped activated carbons. This new finding challenges the long-held viewpoint that acid-base interactions between N-containing basic functional groups and acidic CO2 gas are responsible for the enhanced CO2 capture capacity of N-doped carbons. This journal is
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Institutional Status Non-UQ

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
Collection: Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology Publications
 
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