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

Research Focus Areas:
Visiting Faculty:


Theoretical Insights into Methane C–H Bond Activation on Alkaline Metal Oxides. Hassan Aljama, Jens K. Nørskov, Frank Abild-Pedersen . Journal of Physical Chemistry C , 121 , 16440- 16446 . 2017. Understanding the Influence of [EMIM] Cl on the Suppression of the Hydrogen Evolution Reaction on Transition Metal Electrodes. Jeremy Feaster, Anna Jongerius, Xinyan Liu, Makoto Urushihara, Stephanie A. Nitopi, Christopher Hahn, Karen Chan, Jens K. Nørskov, Thomas F. Jaramillo . Langmuir . 2017.
Understanding Selectivity for the Electrochemical Reduction of Carbon Dioxide to Formic Acid and Carbon Monoxide on Metal Electrodes. Jeremy T. Feaster, C. Shi, Etosha R. Cave, T. Hatsukade, David N. Abram, Kendra P. Kuhl, Christopher Hahn, Jens K. Nørskov, Thomas F. Jaramillo . ACS Catalysis , 7 , 4822- 4827 . 2017. Electrochemical CO2 reduction on Au surfaces: mechanistic aspects regarding the formation of major and minor products. Etosha R. Cave, Joseph H. Montoya, Kendra P. Kuhl, David N. Abram, Toru Hatsukade, Chuan Shi, Christopher Hahn, Jens K. Nørskov, Thomas F. Jaramillo . Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics , 19 , 15856- 15863 . 2017.
Electrochemical Activation of CO2 through Atomic Ordering Transformations of AuCu Nanoparticles. Dohyung Kim, Chenlu Xie, Nigel Becknell, Yi Yu, Mohammadreza Karamad, Karen Chan, Ethan J Crumlin, Jens K Norskov, Peidong Yang . Journal of the American Chemical Society . 2017. A Theoretical Study of Methanol Oxidation on RuO2(110): Bridging the Pressure Gap. Allegra A. Latimer, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Jens K. Nørskov . ACS Catalysis , 7 , 4527- 4534 . 2017.
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.