Nørskov Group

Leland T. Edwards Professor of Engineering
Professor of Chemical Engineering and Photon Science

Director of SUNCAT
Research Interests:

Sustainable energy and chemical processes; Electronic structure theory; Materials informatics; Surface reactivity; Heterogeneous catalysis; Electro and photo catalysis; Battery chemistry; Enzyme function

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Understanding trends in electrochemical carbon dioxide reduction rates. Xinyan Liu, Jianping Xiao, Hongjie Peng, Xin Hong, Karen Chan, Jens K. Nørskov . Nature communications . 2017. Solvation Effects for Oxygen Evolution Reaction Catalysis on IrO2(110). Joseph A. Gauthier, Colin F. Dickens, Leanne D. Chen, Andrew D. Doyle, Jens K. Nørskov . Journal of Physical Chemistry C , 121 , 11455- 11463 . 2017.
Electrochemical generation of sulfur vacancies in the basal plane of MoS2 for hydrogen evolution. Charlie Tsai, Hong Li, Sangwook Park, Joonsuk Park, Hyun Soo Han, Jens K. Nørskov, Xiaolin Zheng, Frank Abild-Pedersen . Nature Communications . 2017. Scaling-Relation-Based Analysis of Bifunctional Catalysis: The Case for Homogeneous Bimetallic Alloys. Mie Andersen, Andrew J. Medford, Jens K. Nørskov, Karsten Reuter . ACS Catalysis , 7 , 3960- 3967 . 2017.
To address surface reaction network complexity using scaling relations machine learning and DFT calculations. Zachary W. Ulissi, Andrew J. Medford, Thomas Bligaard, Jens K. Nørskov . Nature Communications Scaling Relations for Adsorption Energies on Doped Molybdenum Phosphide Surfaces. Meredith Fields, Charlie Tsai, Leanne D. Chen, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Jens K. Nørskov, Karen Chan . ACS Catalysis , 7 , 2528- 2534 . 2017.
One- or Two-electron Water Oxidation, Hydroxyl Radical or H2O2 Evolution. Samira Siahrostami, Guo-Ling Li, Venkatasubramanian Viswanathan, Jens K. Nørskov . The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters , 8 , 1157- 1160 . 2017. Development of a reactor with carbon catalysts for modular-scale, low-cost electrochemical generation of H 2 O 2. Zhihua Chen, Shucheng Chen, Samira Siahrostami, Pongkarn Chakthranont, Christopher Hahn, Dennis Nordlund, Sokaras Dimosthenis, Jens K. Nørskov, Zhenan Bao, Thomas F. Jaramillo . Reaction Chemistry & Engineering . 2017.
Catalysis in Real Time using X-ray Lasers. Anders Nilsson, Jerry LaRue, Henrik Öberg, Hirohito Ogasawara, Martina Dell'Angela, Martin Beye, Henrik Öström, Jörgen Gladh, Jens K. Nørskov, Wilfried Wurth, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Lars G.M. Pettersson . Chemical Physics Letters , 675 , 145- 173 . 2017. Electrochemical Ammonia Synthesis - The Selectivity Challenge. Aayush R. Singh, Brian A Rohr, J. A. Schwalbe, Matteo Cargnello, Karen Chan, Thomas F. Jaramillo, Ib Chorkendorff, Jens. K. Nørskov . ACS Catalysis , 7 , 706- 709 . 2017.