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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Announcements - July 24, 2012
Press - January 19, 2012
Highlights - April 24, 2011
Highlights - January 18, 2011
Press - January 11, 2011


Mechanistic insights into heterogeneous methane activation. Allegra A. Latimer, Hassan Aljama, Arvin Kakekhani, Jong Suk Yoo, Ambarish Kulkarni, Charlie Tsai, Max Garcia-Melchor, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Jens K. Nørskov . Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics , 19 , 3575- 3581 . 2017. Combining theory and experiment in electrocatalysis: Insights into materials design . Z.W. Seh, Jakob Kibsgaard, Colin F. Dickens, Ib Chorkendorff, Jens K. Nørskov, Thomas F. Jaramillo . Science , 355 . 2017.
Understanding trends in C–H bond activation in heterogeneous catalysis. Allegra A. Latimer, Ambarish R. Kulkarni, Hassan Aljama, Joseph H. Montoya, Jong Suk Yoo, Charlie Tsai, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Felix Studt, Jens K. Nørskov . Nature Materials , 16 , 225- 229 . 2017. Materials for solar fuels and chemicals. Joseph H. Montoya, Linsey C. Seitz, Pongkarn Chakthranont, Aleksandra Vojvodic, Thomas F. Jaramillo, Jens K. Nørskov . Nature Materials , 16 , 70- 81 . 2017.
Materials for solar fuels and chemicals. J.H. Montoya, L.C. Seitz, P. Chakthranont, A. Vojvodic, T.F. Jaramillo, J.K. Nørskov . Nature Materials , 16 , 70- 81 . 2017. Water Dissociative Adsorption on NiO(111): Energetics and Structure of the Hydroxylated Surface. Wei Zhao, Michal Bajdich, Spencer Carey, Aleksandra Vojvodic, Jens K. Nørskov, Charles T. Campbell . ACS Catalysis , 6 , 7377- 7384 . 2016.
Direct and continuous strain control of catalysts with tunable battery electrode materials. Haotian Wang, Shicheng Xu, Charlie Tsai, Yuzhang Li, Chong Liu, Jie Zhao, Yayuan Liu, Hongyuan Yuan, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Fritz B. Prinz, Jens K. Nørskov, Yi Cui . Science , 354 , 1031- 1036 . 2016. High-performance oxygen reduction and evolution carbon catalysis: From mechanistic studies to device integration. John W. F. To, Jia Wei Desmond Ng, Samira Siahrostami, Ai Leen Koh, Yangjin Lee, Zhihua Chen, Kara D. Fong, Shucheng Chen, Jiajun He, Won-Gyu Bae, Jennifer Wilcox, Hu Young Jeong, Kwanpyo Kim, Felix Studt, Jens K. Nørskov, Thomas F. Jaramillo, Zhenan Bao . Nano Research , 1- 15 . 2017.
Monocopper Active Site for Partial Methane Oxidation in Cu-Exchanged 8MR Zeolites. Ambarish R. Kulkarni, Zhi-Jian Zhao, Samira Siahrostami, Jens K Nørskov, Felix Studt . ACS Catalysis , 6 , 6531- 6536 . 2016. Exploring Scaling Relations for Chemisorption Energies on Transition‐Metal‐Exchanged Zeolites ZSM‐22 and ZSM‐5. Samira Siahrostami, Hanne Falsig, Pablo Beato, Poul Georg Moses, Jens K. Nørskov, Felix Studt . ChemCatChem , 8 , 767- 772 . 2016.