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Research Article

Customizable Ligand Exchange for Tailored Surface Property of Noble Metal Nanocrystals

Figure 1

DFT calculations. Left: calculated binding energies () of different capping ligands adsorbed on the Au (110) surface. Right: a typical ligand exchange process based on the pH-tunable binding energy of DEA. Inset: optimized structures of DEA and DEA-H+ on the Au (110) surface.