Recent publication highlights


Below a list of recent SURFCAT publication highlights.

The total list of publications from SURFCAT can be seen by clicking on "SURFCAT Publications" in the left-handed menu.


Effect of Dissolved Glassware 

Effect of Dissolved Glassware on the Structure-Sensitive Part of the Cu(111) Voltammogram in KOH

Aarti Tiwari, Thomas Maagaard, Ib Chorkendorff and Sebastian Horch

ACS Energy Lett.2019, 4,7, pp. 1645-1649
DOI: 10.1021/acsenergylett.9b01064

 Electrified methane reforming

Electrified methane reforming: A compact approach to greener industrial hydrogen productioOn

Sebastian T. Wismann, Jakob S. Engbæk, Søren B. Vendelbo, Flemming B. Bendixen, Winnie L. Eriksen, Kim Aasberg-Petersen, Cathrine Frandsen, Ib Chorkendorff, Peter M. Mortensen

Science, Vol 364, Issue 6442,  pp. 756-759, 24 May 2019
DOI: 10.1126/science.aaw8775


Evolution of intermetallic GaPd2/SiO2 catalyst and optimization for methanol synthesis at ambient pressure

Elisabetta M. Fiordaliso, Irek Sharafutdinov, Hudson W. P. Carvalho, Jan Kers, Jan-D. Grunwaldt, Ib Chorkendorff and Christian D. Damsgaard

Science and Technology of Adv. Materials, Vol. 20, 2109, Issue 1
DOI: 10.1080/14686996.2019.1603886


A rigorous electrochemical ammonia synthesis protocol with quantitative isotope measurements

Suzanne Z. Andersen, Viktor Čolić, Sungeun Yang, Jay A. Schwalbe, Adam C. Nielander, Joshua M. McEnaney, Kasper Enemark-Rasmussen, Jon G. Baker, Aayush R. Singh, Brian A. Rohr, Michael J. Statt, Sarah J. Blair, Stefano Mezzavilla, Jakob Kibsgaard, Peter C. K. Vesborg, Matteo Cargnello, Stacey F. Bent, Thomas F. Jaramillo, Ifan E. L. Stephens, Jens K. Nørskov & Ib Chorkendorff

Nature (2019), May
DOI: 10.1038/s41586-019-1260-x


Considerations for the scaling-up of water splitting catalysts

Jakob Kibsgaard and Ib Chorkendorff


Nature Energy (2019) May
DOI: 10.1038/s41560-019-0407-1


Steady-state photoluminescence of LaYS3 thin film. Radiative recombination is strongest on cracks in the film 

Shining Light on Sulfide Perovskites: LaYS3 Material Properties and Solar Cells
Andrea Crovetto, Rasmus Nielsen, Mohnish Pandey, Lowell Watts, John G. Labram , Mathias Geisler, Nicolas Stenger, Karsten W. Jacobsen, Ole Hansen, Brian Seger, Ib Chorkendorff, and Peter C. K. Vesborg

Chem. Mater. 2019, April 5
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.9b00478



 Absence of Oxidized Phases in Cu under CO Reduction Conditions

Soren B. Scott, Thomas V. Hogg, Alan T. Landers, Thomas Maagaard, Erlend Bertheussen, John C. Lin, Ryan C. Davis, Jeffrey W. Beeman, Drew Higgins, Walter S. Drisdell, Christopher Hahn, Apurva Mehta, Brian Seger, Thomas F. Jaramillo and Ib Chorkendorff

ACS Energy Lett.2019 (4) pp.803-804
DOI: 10.1021/acsenergylett.9b00172


Structure Sensitivity in the Electrocatalytic Reduction of CO2 with Gold Catalysts

Stefano Mezzavilla, Sebastian Horch, Ifan E.L. Stephens, Brian Seger, I. Chorkendorff

Angewandte Chemie 58 (2019) pp. 3774-3778
DOI: 10.1002/anie.201811422



Towards an atomistic understanding of electrocatalytic partial hydrocarbon oxidation: propene on palladium  

Anna Winiwarter,  Energy Environ. Sci. 2019, 12, 1055-1067



Impact of nanoparticle size and lattice oxygen

on water oxidation on NiFeOxHy

C. Roy, B. Sebok, S. B. Scott, E. M. Fiordaliso, J. E. Sørensen, A. Bodin, D. B. Trimarco, C. D. Damsgaard, P. C. K. Vesborg, O. Hansen, I. E. L. Stephens, J. Kibsgaard and I. Chorkendorff



Nature Catalysis (2018)
DOI: 10.1038/s41929-018-0162-x



Polycrystalline and single crystal Cu electrodes: influence of experimental conditions on the electrochemical properties in alkaline media

Albert K. Engstfeld, Thomas Maagaard, Sebastian Horch, Ib Chorkendorff and Ifan E. L. Stephens

Chemistry - A European Journal, Vol 24, (2018) 1-12
DOI: 10.1002/chem.201803418


Active phase formation and stability of Gd/Pt(111) electrocatalysts for oxygen reduction: an in situ surface X-ray diffraction study

M. Escudero-Escribano, A. F. Pedersen, E.T. Ulrikkeholm, Kim D. Jensen, M. H. Hansen, J. Rossmeisl, I. E. L. Stephens and I. Chorkendorff.

Chemistry A- An European Journal, Vol 24, Issue 47, (2018), pp 12280-12290, 
DOI: 10.1002/chem.201801587


Durability Testing of Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Production under Day/Night Light Cycled Conditions           

D. Bae, B. Seger, O. Hansen, P. C. K. Vesborg and I. Chorkendorff

ChemElectroChem, (2018),
DOI: 10.1002/celc.201800918


Deposition of methylammonium iodide via evaporation – combined kinetic and mass spectrometric study

Bækbo, Martin; Hansen, Ole; Chorkendorff, Ib; Vesborg, Peter C. K.

RSC Advances, Volume: 8, 2018 (8), pp: 29899-29908
DOI: 10.1039/C8RA04851G


Trends in Activity and Dissolution on RuO2 under Oxygen Evolution Conditions: Particles versus Well-Defined Extended Surfaces

Claudie Roy, Reshma R. Rao, Kelsey A. Stoerzinger, Jonathan Hwang, Jan Rossmeisl, Ib Chorkendorff, Yang Shao-Horn and Ifan E. L. Stephens

ACS Energy Lett., 2018, 3, pp 2045–2051
DOI: 10.1021/acsenergylett.8b01178


Engineering Ni–Mo–S Nanoparticles for Hydrodesulfurization

Anders Bodin, Ann-Louise N. Christoffersen, Christian F. Elkjær, Michael Brorson, Jakob Kibsgaard, Stig Helveg and Ib Chorkendorff

NANOLetters, April 17, 2018


Enabling real-time detection of electrochemical desorption phenomena with sub-monolayer sensitivity

Daniel B. Trimarco, Soren B. Scott, Anil H. Thilsted, Jesper Y. Pan, Thomas Pedersen, Ole Hansen, Ib Chorkendorff and Peter C. K. Vesborg

Electrochimica Acta, Vol. 268 1 April 2018, pp 520-530


Elucidation of the Oxygen Reduction Volcano in Alkaline Media using a Copper–Platinum(111) Alloy

K. D. Jensen, J. Tymoczko, J. Rossmeisl, A. S. Bandarenka, Ib Chorkendorff, M. Escudero-Escribano and I. E. L. Stephens

Angewandte Chemie (2018),Volume 57, Issue 11, March 5, 2018, Pages 2800-2805. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201711858


Availability of elements for heterogeneous catalysis: Predicting the industrial viability of novel catalysts

B. Laursen, J. Sehested, I. Chorkendorff and P. C. K. Vesborg

Chin. J. Catal., Volume 39, Issue 1,  (2018) pp 16-26.
DOI: 10.1016/S1872


 Scalable Synthesis of Carbon-Supported Platinum–Lanthanide and −Rare-Earth Alloys for Oxygen Reduction

Claudie Roy, Brian P. Knudsen, Christoffer M. Pedersen, Amado Velázquez-Palenzuela, , , , and


Ambient Pressure Hydrodesulfurization of Refractory Sulfur Compounds in Highly Sensitive μ-Reactor Platform Coupled to a Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometer

, , , , and

J. Phys. Chem. C, 2018, 122 (3), pp 1699–1705
Publication Date (Web): January 10, 2018
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b11089


Sulfide perovskites 

Sulfide perovskites for solar energy conversion applications: computational screening and synthesis of the selected compound LaYS3

Korina Kuhar, Andrea Crovetto, Mohnish Pandey, Kristian S. Thygesen, Brian Seger, Peter C. K. Vesborg, Ole Hansen, Ib Chorkendorff and Karsten W. Jacobsen

Energy Environ Sci., 10, 2579-2593
DOI: 10.1039/C7EE02702H


Towards identifying the active sites on RuO2(110) in catalyzing oxygen evolution

Reshma R. Rao, Manuel J. Kolb, Niels Bendtsen Halck, Anders Filsøe Pedersen, Apurva Mehta, Hoydoo You, Kelsey A. Stoerzinger, Zhenxing Feng, Heine A. Hansen, Hua Zhou, Livia Giordano, Jan Rossmeisl, Tejs Vegge, Ib Chorkendorff, Ifan E. L. Stephens and Yang Shao-Horn

Energy Environ. Sci., 2017,10, 2626-2637
DOI: 10.1039/C7EE02307C


Importance of Surface IrOx in Stabilizing RuO2 for Oxygen Evolution

Maria Escudero-Escribano, Anders F. Pedersen, Elisa A. Paoli, Rasmus Frydendal, Daniel Friebel, Paolo Malacrida, Jan Rossmeisl, Ifan E. L. Stephens and Ib Chorkendorff

J. Phys. Chem B., Oct. 2017
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.7b07047

Operando XAS Study of the Surface Oxidation State on a Monolayer IrOx on RuOx and Ru Oxide Based Nanoparticles for Oxygen Evolution in Acidic Media

Anders F. Pedersen, Maria Escudero-Escribano, Bela Sebök, Anders Bodin, Elisa Paoli, Rasmus Frydendal, Daniel Friebel,,  Ifan E. L. Stephens, Jan Rossmeisl, Ib Chorkendorff and Anders Nilsson

J. Phys. Chem. B. Oct. 2017
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.7b06982
Publication Date (Web): October 5, 2017

Investigating Catalyst–Support Interactions To Improve the Hydrogen Evolution Reaction Activity of Thiomolybdate [Mo3S13]2– Nanoclusters

Thomas R. Hellstern, Jakob Kibsgaard, Charlie Tsai, DAvid W. Palm, Laurie A. King, Frank Abild-Pedersen and Thomas Jaramillo

ACS Catal., 2017, 7 (10), pp 7126–7130
DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.7b02133

Mesoporous Ruthenium/Ruthenium Oxide Thin Films:Active Electrocatalysts for the Oxygen Evolution Reaction

Jakob Kibsgaard, Thomas R. Hellstern, Shin-Jung Choi, Benjamin N. Reinecke and Thomas Jaramillo

ChemElectroChem, Vol. 4, Issue 10, Oct. 2017


Effects of Gold Substrates on the Intrinsic and Extrinsic Activity of High-Loading Nickel-Based Oxyhydroxide Oxygen Evolution Catalysts

Pongkarn Chakthranont, Jakob Kibsgaard, Alessandro Gallo, Joonsuk, Makoto Mitani, Dimosthenis Sokaras, Thomas Kroll, Robert Sinclair, Mogens B. Mogensens and Thomas Jaramillo

ACS Catal., 2017, 7 (8), pp 5399–5409
DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.7b01070
Bottom up design 

Bottom Up Design of a Novel CuRu Nanoparticulate Catalyst for Low Temperature Ammonia Oxidation

Debasish, D, Damsgaard, Silva, H. Conradsen C., Carvalho H., Bligaard, T., Studt, F., Chorkendorff, I., Olsen JL.

Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2017 Jul 2017
DOI: 10.1002/anie.201703468


Ammonia Synthesis from N2 and H2O using a Lithium Cycling Electrification Strategy at Atmospheric Pressure

Joshua M. McEnaney, Aayush R. Singh, Jay A. Schwalbe, Jakob Kibsgaard, John C. Lin,  Matteo Cargnello, Thomas F. Jaramillo and Jens K. Nørskov

Energy Environ. Sci.2017,10, 1621-1630 
DOI: 10.1039/C7EE01126A


Deactivating Carbon Formation on a Ni/Al2O3 Catalyst under Methanation Conditions

Sine E. Olesen, Klas J. Andersson, Christian Danvad Damsgaard and Ib Chorkendorff

J. Phys. Chem. C 2017, 121, 15556−15564
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b03754


Stability of a Bifunctional Cu-Based Core@Zeolite Shell Catalyst for Dimethyl Ether Synthesis Under Redox Conditions Studied by Environmental Transmission Electron Microscopy and In Situ X-Ray Ptychography

Sina Baier, Christian D. Damsgaard, Michael Klumpp and Juliane Reinhardt

Microsc. Microanal. 23, Volume 23, Issue 3, pp. 501-512
DOI: 10.1017/S1431927617000332

 Strategies for stable water Strategies for stable water splitting via protected photoelectrodes

Dowon Bae, Brian Seger, Ole Hansen, Ib Chorkendorff

Chem. Soc. Rev.  March 1 2017
DOI: 10.1039/c6cs00918b


Combining theory and experiment in electrocatalysis: Insights into materials design

Zhi Wei Seh, Jakob Kibsgaard, Colin F. Dickens, Ib Chorkendorff, Jens K. Nørskov, Thomas F. Jaramillo

Science 13 January 2017: Vol. 355. Issue 6321,
DOI: 10.1126/science.aad4998     


Electrochemical Ammonia Synthesis—The Selectivity Challenge

Aayush R. Singh, Brian A. Rohr, Jay A. Schwalbe, Matteo Cargnello, Karen Chan, Thomas F. Jaramillo, Ib Chorkendorff and Jens K. Nørskov

ACS Catal., 2017 (7), (1), pp 706-709
DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.6b03035


Beamstop-based low-background ptychography to image weakly scattering objects

Juliane Reinhardt, Robert Hoppe, Georg Hofmann, Christian D. Damsgaard, Jens Patommel, Christoph Baumbach, Sina Baier, Amélie Rochet, Jan-Dierk Grunwaldt, Gerald Falkenberg and Christian G. Schroer

Ultramicroscopy, Volume 173, February 2017,
Pages 52-57

A Flexible Web-Based Approach to Modeling Tandem Photocatalytic Devices

Brian Seger, Ole Hansen and Peter C. K. Vesborg

Solar RRL, Volume 1, Issue 1, 2017
DOI: 10.1002/solr.201600013


Carrier-selective p- and n-contacts for efficient and stable photocatalytic water reduction

Dowona Bae, Thomas Pedersen, Brian Seger, Beniamino Iandolo, Ole Hansen, Peter C. K. Vesborg, Ib Chorkendorff

Catalysis Today, Vol. 290, 59-64

 Permance Limits  

Performance Limits of Photoelectrochemical CO2 Reduction Based on Known Electrocatalysts and the Case for Two-Electron Reduction Products

Peter C. K. Vesborg and Brian Seger

Chem. Mater., 2016, November
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b03927


Back-Illuminated Si-Based Photoanode with Nickel Cobalt Oxide Catalytic Protection Layer

Dowon Bae, Bastian Mei, RAsmus Frydendal, Thomas Pedersen, Brian Seger, Ole Hansen, Peter C. K. Vesborg og Ib Chorkendorff.

ChemElectroChem, Oct. 2016, Volume 3,Issue 10
DOI: 10.1002/celc.201500554           

 Quantifying the promotion of Cu

Quantifying the promotion of Cu catalysts by ZnO for methanol synthesis

Sebastian Kuld, Mas Thorhauge, Hanne Falsig, Christian F. Elkjær, Stig Heveg, Ib Chorkendorff, Jens Sehested

Science 20 May 2016: Vol. 352, Issue 6288, pp. 969-974
DOI: 10.1126/science.aaf0718     



Towards sustainable fuel cells - Improved fuel-cell catalysts require much less platinum for the same performance

Ifan E. L. Stephens, Jan Rossmeisl, Ib Chorkendorff

Science, 16. Dec. Vol. 354, Issue 6318, pp., 1378-1379
DOI: 10.1126/science.aal3303


Probing the nanoscale structure of the catalytically active overlayer on Pt alloys with rare earths

Anders F. Pedersen, Elisabeth T. Ulrikkeholm. Maria Escudero-Escribano, Tobias P. Johansson, Paolo Malacrida, Christoffer M. Pedersen, Martin H. Hansen, Kim D. Jensen, Jan Rossmeisl

Nano Energy, Vol- 29, nov. 2016, 249-260


Tuning the activity of Pt alloy electrocatalysts by means of the lanthanide contraction

María Escudero-Escribano, Paolo Malacrida, Martin H. Hansen, Ulrik G. Vej-Hansen, Amado Velázquez-Palenzuela, Vladimir Tripkovic, Jakob Schiøtz, Jan Rossmeisl, Ifan E. L. Stephens, Ib Chorkendorff

Science 01 Apr 2016: Vol. 352, Issue 6281, pp. 73-76
DOI: 10.1126/science.aad8892


Acetaldehyde as an Intermediate in the Electroreduction of Carbon Monoxide to Ethanol on Oxide-Derived Copper

Erlend Bertheussen, Dr. Arnau Verdaguer-Casadevall, Dr. Davide Ravasio, Dr. Joseph H. Montoya, Daniel B. Trimarco, Claudie Roy, Dr. Sebastian Meier, Prof. Dr. Jürgen Wendland, Prof. Dr. Jens K. Nørskov, Prof. Dr. Ifan E. L. Stephens, Prof. Dr. Ib Chorkendorff

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 1450 DOI: 10.1002/anie.201508851



Scalability and feasibility of photo electrochemical H2 evolution: the ultimate limit of Pt nanoparticle as an HER catalyst

E. Kemppainen, A. Bodin, B. Sebok, T. Pedersen, B. Seger, B. Mei, D. Bae, P. C. K. Vesborg, J. Halme, O. Hansen, P. D. Lunda and I. Chorkendorff

Energy Environ. Sci., 2015, 8, 2991 DOI: 10.1039/c5ee02188j 



Intermetallic GaPd2 Nanoparticles on SiO2 for Low-Pressure CO2 Hydrogenation to Methanol: Catalytic Performance and In Situ Characterization

Elisabetta M. Fiordaliso, Irek Sharafutdinov, Hudson W. P. Carvalho, Jan-D. Grunwaldt∥, Thomas W. Hansen, Ib Chorkendorff, Jakob B. Wagner, and Christian D. Damsgaard

ACS Catal., 2015, 5 (10), pp 5827–5836 DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.5b01271 


Toward an Active and Stable Catalyst for Oxygen Evolution in Acidic Media: Ti-Stabilized MnO2

Rasmus Frydendal, Elisa A. Paoli, Ib Chorkendorff, Jan Rossmeisl, Ifan E. L. Stephens

DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201500991


Fast and sensitive method for detecting volatile species in liquids

Daniel B. Trimarco, Thomas Pedersen, Ole Hansen, Ib Chorkendorff and Peter C. K. Vesborg

Rev. Sci. Instrum. 86, 075006 (2015) doi: 10.1063/1.4923453 3


Recent Development in Hydrogen Evolution Reaction Catalysts and Their Practical Implementation            

Peter C. K. Vesborg, Brian Seger, and Ib Chorkendorff

JJ. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2015, 6 (6), pp 951–957 doi: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.5b00306                    


Probing the Active Surface Sites for CO Reduction on Oxide-Derived Copper Electrocatalysts

Arnau Verduager-Casadevall, Christina W. Li, Tobias P. Johansson, Soren B. Scott, Joseph T. MacKeown, Mukul Kumar, Ifan E. K. Stephens, Matthew W. Kanan, and Ib Chorkendorff

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2015, 137 (31), pp 9808-9811 doi:10.1021/jacs.5b0622

Benchmarking the Stability of Oxygen Evolution Reaction Catalysts: The Importance of Monitoring Mass Losses

Frydendal, R., Paoli, E. A., Knudsen, B. P., Wickman, B., Malacrida, P., Stephens, I. E. L. and Chorkendorff

CHEMELECTROCHEM, 1: 2075–2081. doi:10.1002/celc.201402262


Back-Illuminated Si Photocathode: a combined experimental and theoretical study for photocatalytic hydrogen evolution

D. Bae, T. Pedersen, B. Seger, M. Malizia, A. Kuznetsov, O. Hansen, I. Chorkendorff and P.C.K. Vesborg

Energy Environ. Sci., 2015, 8, 650-660

        Protection of p+n Si Photoanodes by Sputter-Deposited Ir/IrOx Thin Films 

B. Mei, B. Seger, M. Malizia, O. Hansen, I. Chorkendorff, and P.C.K. Vesborg 

 Iron-treated NiO as a Highly Transparent p-type Protection Layer for Efficient Si-based Photoanodes Iron-Treated NiO as a Highly Transparent p-Type Protection Layer for Efficient Si-Based Photoanodes

B. Mei, A.A. Permyakova, R. Frydendal, D. Bae, T. Pedersen, P. Malacrida, O. Hansen, I.E.L. Stephens, P.C.K. Vesborg, B. Seger, and I. Chorkendorff

 Mass-selected nanoparticles of PtxY as model catalysts for oxygen electroreduction Mass-selected nanoparticles of PtxY as model catalysts for oxygen electroreduction

Patricia Hernandez-Fernandez, Federico Masini, David N. McCarthy, Christian E. Strebel, Daniel Friebel, Davide Deiana, Paolo Malacrida, Anders Nierhoff, Anders Bodin, Anna M. Wise, Jane H. Nielsen, Thomas W. Hansen, Anders Nilsson, Ifan E. L. Stephens, and Ib Chorkendorff

NATURE CHEMISTRY, Volume 6 (2014), Pages 732–738
 Quantification of Zinc Atoms in a Surface Alloy on Copper in an Industrial-Type Methanol Synthesis Catalyst Quantification of Zinc Atoms in a Surface Alloy on Copper in an Industrial-Type Methanol Synthesis Catalyst

Sebastian Kuld, Christian Conradsen, Poul Georg Moses, Ib Chorkendorff, and Jens Sehested

ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE - INTERNATIONAL EDITION, Volume 53, Issue 23 (2014), Pages 5941-5945
2-Photon tandem device for water splitting: comparing photocathode first versus photoanode first designs

2-Photon tandem device for water splitting: comparing photocathode first versus photoanode first designs

Brian Seger, Ivano E. Castelli, Peter C. K. Vesborg, Karsten W. Jacobsen, Ole Hansen and Ib Chorkendorff

ENERGY & ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE, Volume 7 (2014), Pages 2397-2413

The measured activity and selectivity towards methanol synthesis as a function of temperature for the studied catalysts

Discovery of a Ni-Ga catalyst for CO2 reduction to methanol

Felix Studt, Irek Sharafutdinov, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Christian F. Elkjær, Jens S. Hummelshøj, Søren Dahl, Ib Chorkendorff & Jens K. Nørskov

NATURE CHEMISTRY, Volume 6 (2014), Pages 320–324

Formation of a p–n heterojunction on GaP photocathodes for H2 production providing an open-circuit voltage of 710 mV

Formation of a p–n heterojunction on GaP photocathodes for H2 production providing an open-circuit voltage of 710 mV

Mauro Malizia, Brian Seger, Ib Chorkendorff and Peter C. K. Vesborg

JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY A, Volume 2 (2014), Pages 6847-6853

Trends in the Electrochemical Synthesis of H2O2: Enhancing Activity and Selectivity by Electrocatalytic Site Engineering

Trends in the Electrochemical Synthesis of H2O2: Enhancing Activity and Selectivity by Electrocatalytic Site Engineering

Arnau Verdaguer-Casadevall, Davide Deiana, Mohammadreza Karamad, Samira Siahrostami, Paolo Malacrida, Thomas W. Hansen, Jan Rossmeisl, Ib Chorkendorff and Ifan E. L. Stephens

NANO LETTERS, Volume 14, Issue 3 (2014), Pages 1603–1608

Representation of the PtHg4(110) surface

Enabling direct H2O2 production through rational electrocatalyst design

Siahrostami, S; Verdaguer-Casadevall, A; Karamad, M; Deiana, D; Malacrida, P; Wickman, B; Escudero-Escribano, M; Paoli, EA; Frydendal, R; Hansen, TW; Chorkendorff, I; Stephens, IEL and Rossmeisl, J

NATURE MATERIALS, Volume 12 (2013), Pages 1137–1143

Methanation on mass selected Ru nanoparticles Methanation on mass-selected Ru nanoparticles on a planar SiO2 model support: The importance of under-coordinated sites

Masini, F; Strebel, CE; McCarthy, DN; Nierhoff, AUF; Kehres, J; Fiordaliso, EM; Nielsen, JH and Chorkendorff, I

JOURNAL OF CATALYSIS, Volume 308 (2013), Pages 282–290
A high-porosity carbon molybdenum sulphide composite with enhanced electrochemical hydrogen evolution and stability A high-porosity carbon molybdenum sulphide composite with enhanced electrochemical hydrogen evolution and stability

Laursen, AB; Vesborg, PCK and Chorkendorff, I

CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, Volume 49, Issue 43 (2013), Pages 4965-4967
Layered Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Junctions for Hydrogen Production Layered Nanojunctions for Hydrogen-Evolution Catalysis

Yidong Hou, Anders B. Laursen, Jinshui Zhang, Guigang Zhang, Yongsheng Zhu, Xinchen Wang, Søren Dahl and Ib Chorkendorff

ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE, Volume 52 (2013), Pages 3621-3625
Single full oscillation Self-sustained carbon monoxide oxidation oscillations on size-selected platinum nanoparticles at atmospheric pressure

Robert Jensen, Thomas Andersen, Anders Nierhoff, Thomas Pedersen, Ole Hansen, Søren Dahl and Ib Chorkendorff

PHYS. CHEM. CHEM. PHYS, Volume 15 (2013), Pages 2698-2702
Using TiO2 as a Conductive Protective Layer for Photocathodic H2 Evolution

Using TiO2 as a Conductive Protective Layer for Photocathodic H2 Evolution

Seger, B; Pedersen, T; Laursen, AB; Vesborg, PCK; Hansen, O and Chorkendorff, I

JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, Volume 135, Issue 3 (2013), Pages 1057-1064

Design of an Active Site towards Optimal Electrocatalysis: Overlayers, Surface Alloys and Near-Surface Alloys of Cu/Pt(111)

Design of an Active Site towards Optimal Electrocatalysis: Overlayers, Surface Alloys and Near-Surface Alloys of Cu/Pt(111)

Bandarenka, AS; Varela, AS; Karamad, M; Calle-Vallejo, F; Bech, L; Perez-Alonso, FJ; Rossmeisl, J; Stephens, IEL and Chorkendorff, I

ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE - INTERNATIONAL EDITION, Volume 51, Issue 47 (2012), Pages 11845-11848

Hydrogen Production from a Molybdenum Sulfide Catalyst

Hydrogen Production Using a Molybdenum Sulfide Catalyst on a Titanium-Protected n plus p-Silicon Photocathode

Seger, B; Laursen, AB; Vesborg, PCK; Pedersen, T; Hansen, O; Dahl, S and Chorkendorff, I

ANGEWANDTE CHEMIE - INTERNATIONAL EDITION, Volume 51, Issue 36 (2012), Pages 9128-9131

Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Evidence for the Dissociation of Carbon Monoxide on Ruthenium Steps

Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Evidence for the Dissociation of Carbon Monoxide on Ruthenium Steps

Yann Tison, Kenneth Nielsen, Duncan J. Mowbray, Lone Bech, Christian Holse, Federico Calle-Vallejo, Kirsten Andersen, Jens J. Mortensen, Karsten W. Jacobsen and Jane H. Nielsen

JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C, Volume 116, Issue 27 (2012), Pages 14350–14359


Pt5Gd as a Highly Active and Stable Catalyst for Oxygen Electroreduction

María Escudero-Escribano, Arnau Verdaguer-Casadevall, Paolo Malacrida, Ulrik Grønbjerg, Brian P. Knudsen, Anders K. Jepsen, Jan Rossmeisl, Ifan E. L. Stephens, and Ib Chorkendorff.

Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2012, 134, 16476–16479.

  Hydrogen Production from a Molybdenum Sulfide Catalyst on Ti-protected n+p -Silicon Photocathode

Brian  Seger***, Anders B. Laursen***, Peter C.K. Vesborg, Thomas Pedersen, Ole Hansen, Søren Dahl, and Ib Chorkendorff*

*** Both authors contributed equally to this work.

Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2012, 51, 9128

  Electron Small Polarons and Their Mobility in Iron (Oxyhydr)oxide Nanoparticles

Jordan E. Katz, Xiaoyi Zhang, Klaus Attenkofer, Karena W. Chapman, Cathrine Frandsen, Piotr Zarzycki, Kevin M. Rosso, Roger W. Falcone, Glenn A. Waychunas, and Benjamin Gilbert.

Science 7 September 2012: 1200-1203.

 2012-7 The effect of size on the oxygen electroreduction activity of mass-selected platinum nanoparticles

Francisco J. Perez-Alonso, David N. McCarthy, Anders Nierhoff, Patricia Hernandez-Fernandez, Christian Strebel, Ifan E. L. Stephens, Jane H. Nielsen and Ib Chorkendorff.

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2012, 51, 4641-4643.


The Sabatier principle illustrated by catalytic H2O decomposition on metal surfaces

Anders B. LaursenIsabela Costinela ManOle L. TrinhammerJan Rossmeisl, and Søren Dahl

J. Chem. Educ.
201188 (12), pp 1711–1715

Gas phase photocatalytic water splitting with Rh2-yCryO3/GaN:ZnO in μ-reactors


Energy Environ. Sci., 2011,4, 2937-2942

The influence of surface defects on the methanation reaction over a Ru single crystal

S.B. Vendelbo, M. Johansson, J.H. Nielsen, and I. Chorkendorff

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., (2011)

  Site Specificity in Femtosecond Laser Desorption of Neutral H Atoms from Graphite(0001)

R. Frigge, T. Hoger, B. Siemer, H. Witte, M. Silies, H. Zacharias, T. Olsen and J. Schiøtz

Physical Review Letters 104, 256102 (2010)

  Origin of Power Laws for Reactions at Metal Surfaces Mediated by Hot Electrons

Thomas Olsen and Jakob Schiøtz

Phys. Rev. Lett. 
103, 238301

  Controlled Directional Growth of TiO2 Nanotubes

Journal of The Electrochemical Society, 2010, 157(5) E69-E74


Alloys of platinum and early transition metals as oxygen reduction electrocatalysts

J. Greeley, I. E. L. Stephens, A. S. Bondarenko, T. P. Johansson, H. A. Hansen, T. F. Jaramillo, J. Rossmeisl, I. Chorkendorff and J. K. Nørskov, from CAMD and CINF.

Published in Nature Chemistry 1, 552-556 (2009)

  Hot electrons interacting with molecules.

J. Gavnholt, A. Rubio, T. Olsen, K. S. Thygesen, and J. Schiøtz

Phys. Rev. B. 
79, 195405 (2009).


Surface Exchange Reaction Effects on Electrocatalysis of Au-Pt Systems

B. L. Abrams, P. C. K. Vesborg, J. L. Bonde, T. F. Jaramillo, and I. Chorkendorff, 

J. Electrochem. Soc. 
156 (2009), B273-B282.


Hydrogen Evolution on supported [Mo3S4]4+ cubane-type electrocatalysts

T. F. Jaramillo, J. Bonde, J.-D. Zhang, B.-L. Ooi, K. Andersson, J. Ulstrup, and I. Chorkendorff

J. Phys. Chem. C 
112 (2008), 17492-17498.


Delta self-consistent field method to obtain potential energy surfaces of excited molecules on surfaces

J. Gavnholt, T. Olsen, M. Engelund, and J. Schiøtz.

Phys. Rev. B 
78, 075441 (2008).


Structure sensitivity of the methanation reaction: H2 induced CO dissociation on nickel surfaces.

M. P. Andersson, F. Abild-Pedersen, I. Remediakis, T. Bligaard, G. Jones, J. Engbæk, O. Lytken, S. Horch, J. H. Nielsen, J. Sehested, J. R. Rostrup-Nielsen, J. K. Nørskov, and I. Chorkendorff.

 J. Catal. 
255 (2008) 6-19.