Progress in the Synthesis and Catalytic Properties of Molybdenum Carbide Materials


  • Zhuangzhuang Li
  • Yuanzhe Wang



Molybdenum carbide, Preparation method, Catalytic hydrogenation, Electrocatalysis.


Molybdenum carbide is a new type of material with excellent physical and chemical properties due to the intercalation structure formed by the insertion of carbon atoms, which not only has the properties of a functional material, but also has excellent catalytic properties in the fields of hydrogenation and hydrogen production reactions. This paper reviews the properties and synthesis methods of molybdenum carbide, systematically introduces the advantages and disadvantages of different methods, and finally summarizes the applications of molybdenum carbide in catalytic hydrogenation, catalytic hydrogen production and photoelectric catalysis, and analyzes the current challenges and future directions of molybdenum carbide materials.


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How to Cite

Li, Z., & Wang, Y. (2023). Progress in the Synthesis and Catalytic Properties of Molybdenum Carbide Materials. Academic Journal of Science and Technology, 5(3), 209–214.