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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A multifaceted approach to hydrogen storage. Andrew J. Churchard, Ewa Banach, Andreas Borgschulte, Riccarda Caputo, Jian-Cheng Chen, David Clary, Karol J. Fijalkowski, Hans Geerlings, Radostina V. Genova, Wojciech Grochala, Tomasz Jaroń, Juan Carlos Juanes-Marcos, Bengt Kasemo, Geert-Jan Kroes, Ivan Ljubić, Nicola Naujoks, Jens K. Nørskov, Roar A. Olsen, Flavio Pendolino, Arndt Remhof, Loránd Románszki, Adem Tekin, Tejs Vegge, Michael Zächi, Andreas Züttel . Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics , 13 , 16955- 16972 . 2011. Structure effects on the energetics of the electrochemical reduction of CO2 by copper surfaces. William J. Durand, Andrew A. Peterson, Felix Studt, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Jens K. Nørskov . Surface Science , 605 , 1354- 1359 . 2011.
Finite Size Effects in Chemical Bonding: From Small Clusters to Solids. Jesper Kleis, Jeff Greeley, Nichols A. Romero, Vitali A. Morozov, Hanne Falsig, Ask H. Larsen, Jianmin Lu, Jens J. Mortensen, Marcin Dułak, Kristian S. Thygesen, Jens K. Nørskov, Karsten W. Jacobsen . Catalysis Letters , 141 , 1067- 1071 . 2011. Ab Initio van der Waals Interactions in Simulations of Water Alter Structure from Mainly Tetrahedral to High-Density-Like. Andreas Møgelhøj, André K. Kelkkanen, K. Thor Wikfeldt, Jakob Schiøtz, Jens Jørgen Mortensen, Lars G. M. Pettersson, Bengt I. Lundqvist, Karsten W. Jacobsen, Anders Nilsson, Jens K. Nørskov . The Journal of Physical Chemistry B , 115 , 14149- 14160 . 2011.
Universality in Oxygen Evolution Electrocatalysis on Oxide Surfaces. Venkat Viswanathan, Heine A. Hansen, Jan Rossmeisl, Jens K. Nørskov . ChemCatChem , 3 , 1159- 1165 . 2011. Hydrogen evolution on Au(111) covered with submonolayers of Pd. Mårten E. Björketun, Gustav S. Karlberg, Jan Rossmeisl, Ib Chorkendorff, Holger Wolfschmidt, Ulrich Stimming, Jens K. Nørskov . Physical Review B , 84 , 45407- . 2011.
Atomic-Scale Modeling of Particle Size Effects for the Oxygen Reduction Reaction on Pt. Georgios A. Tritsaris, Jeff Greeley, Jan Rossmeisl, Jens K. Nørskov . Catalysis Letters , 141 , 909- 913 . 2011. The role of transition metal interfaces on the electronic transport in lithium–air batteries. Jingzhe Chen, Jens S. Hummelshøj, Kristian S. Thygesen, Jon S.G. Myrdal, Jens K. Nørskov, Tejs Vegge . Catalysis Today , 165 , 2- 9 . 2011.
Bioinspired molecular co-catalysts bonded to a silicon photocathode for solar hydrogen evolution. Yidong Hou, Billie L. Abrams, Peter C. K. Vesborg, Mårten E. Björketun, Konrad Herbst, Lone Bech, Alessandro M. Setti, Christian D. Damsgaard, Thomas Pedersen, Ole Hansen, Jan Rossmeisl, Søren Dahl, Jens K. Nørskov, Ib Chorkendorff . Nature materials , 10 , 434- 438 . 2011. Van der Waals effect in weak adsorption affecting trends in adsorption, reactivity, and the view of substrate nobility. André K. Kelkkanen, Bengt I. Lundqvist, Jens K. Nørskov . Physical Review B , 83 , 113401- . 2011.