Bio-inspired nanocatalysis

Ryan Coppage, Marc Knecht

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Abstract

In response to increasing energy concerns, new materials are required that efficiently use and/or produce energy for a variety of applications. One specific and important area would be for catalytic applications that typically are energy intensive, but extremely important. In this regard, biomimetic methods have recently been studied for such reactivity, where the effects of the biointerface on the catalytic functionality have begun to be examined. This chapter focuses on these materials, typically prepared with peptides and viral templates, for a selection of important catalytic processes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationBio-Inspired Nanotechnology: From Surface Analysis to Applications
PublisherSpringer New York
Pages173-219
Number of pages47
Volume9781461494461
ISBN (Print)9781461494461, 1461494451, 9781461494454
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 1 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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    Coppage, R., & Knecht, M. (2014). Bio-inspired nanocatalysis. In Bio-Inspired Nanotechnology: From Surface Analysis to Applications (Vol. 9781461494461, pp. 173-219). Springer New York. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-9446-1_7