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

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. Modeling the Electrochemical Hydrogen Oxidation and Evolution Reactions on the Basis of Density Functional Theory Calculations. Egill Skúlason, Vladimir Tripkovic, Mårten E. Björketun, Sigrídur Gudmundsdóttir, Gustav Karlberg, Jan Rossmeisl, Thomas Bligaard, Hannes Jónsson, Jens K. Nørskov . The Journal of Physical Chemistry C , 114 , 18182- 18197 . 2010.
CO oxidation on PdO surfaces. Janne T. Hirvi, Toni-Jani J. Kinnunen, Mika Suvanto, Tapani A. Pakkanen, Jens K. Nørskov . The Journal of Chemical Physics , 133 , 084704- . 2010. How copper catalyzes the electroreduction of carbon dioxide into hydrocarbon fuels. Andrew A. Peterson, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Felix Studt, Jan Rossmeisl, Jens K. Nørskov . Energy & Environmental Science , 3 , 1311- 1315 . 2010.
Electronic structure calculations with GPAW: a real-space implementation of the projector augmented-wave method. Jussi Enkovaara, Carsten Rostgaard, Jens J. Mortensen, Juan Chen, Marcin Dułak, Lara Ferrighi, Jeppe Gavnholt, Christian Glinsvad, Ville Haikola, Heine A. Hansen, Henrik H. Kristoffersen, Mikael Kuisma, Ask H. Larsen, Lauri Lehtovaara, Mathias Ljungberg, Olga Lopez-Acevedo, Poul Georg Moses, Jussi Ojanen, Thomas Olsen, Vivien Petzold, Nichols A. Romero, Jess Stausholm-Møller, Mikkel Strange, Georgios A. Tritsaris, Marco Vanin, Michael Walter, Bjørk Hammer, Hannu Häkkinen, Georg K. H. Madsen, Risto M Nieminen, Jens K. Nørskov, Martti Puska, Tapio T. Rantala, Jakob Schiøtz, Kristian S. Thygesen, Karsten W. Jacobsen . Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter , 22 , 253202- . 2010. Understanding Trends in Catalytic Activity: The Effect of Adsorbate-Adsorbate Interactions for CO Oxidation Over Transition Metals. Lars C. Grabow, Britt Hvolbæk, Jens K. Nørskov . Topics in Catalysis , 53 , 298- 310 . 2010.
Enzymatic versus Inorganic Oxygen Reduction Catalysts: Comparison of the Energy Levels in a Free-Energy Scheme. Christian H. Kjaergaard, Jan Rossmeisl, Jens K. Nørskov . Inorganic Chemistry , 49 , 3567- 3572 . 2010. Communications: Elementary oxygen electrode reactions in the aprotic Li-air battery. Jens S. Hummelshøj, Jakob Blomqvist, Soumendu Datta, Tejs Vegge, Jan Rossmeisl, Kristian S. Thygesen, Alan C. Luntz, Karsten W. Jacobsen, Jens K. Nørskov . The Journal of Chemical Physics , 132 , 071101- . 2010.