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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Publications

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.
Universal Brønsted-Evans-Polanyi Relations for C–C, C–O, C–N, N–O, N–N, and O–O Dissociation Reactions. Shenguang Wang, Burcin Temel, Juan A. Shen, Glenn Jones, Lars C. Grabow, Felix Studt, Thomas Bligaard, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Jens K. Nørskov . Catalysis Letters , 141 , 370- 373 . 2011. Descriptor-Based Analysis Applied to HCN Synthesis from NH3 and CH4. Lars C. Grabow, Felix Studt, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Vivien Petzold, Jesper Kleis, Thomas Bligaard, Jens K. Nørskov . Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. , 50 , 4601- 4605 . 2011.
The Pt(111)/Electrolyte Interface under Oxygen Reduction Reaction Conditions: An Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy Study. Alexander S. Bondarenko, Ifan E. L. Stephens, Heine A. Hansen, Francisco J. Pérez-Alonso, Vladimir Tripkovic, Tobias P. Johansson, Jan Rossmeisl, Jens K. Nørskov, Ib Chorkendorff . Langmuir , 27 , 2058- 2066 . 2011. Density functional theory in surface chemistry and catalysis. Jens K. Nørskov, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Felix Studt, Thomas Bligaard . Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences , 108 , 937- 943 . 2011.
Trends in Metal Oxide Stability for Nanorods, Nanotubes, and Surfaces. Duncan J. Mowbray, José I. Martínez, Federico Calle-Vallejo, Jan Rossmeisl, Kristian S. Thygesen, Karsten W. Jacobsen, Jens K. Nørskov . The Journal of Physical Chemistry C , 115 , 2244- 2252 . 2011. The oxygen reduction reaction mechanism on Pt(111) from density functional theory calculations. Vladimir Tripković, Egill Skúlason, Samira Siahrostami, Jens K. Nørskov, Jan Rossmeisl . Electrochimica Acta , 55 , 7975- 7981 . 2010.