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

Potential Dependence of Electrochemical Barriers from ab Initio Calculations. Karen Chan, Jens K Nørskov . Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters , 7 , 1686- 1690 . 2016. Virtual Special Issue on Catalysis at the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Laboratories. Marek Pruski, Aaron D. Sadow, Igor I. Slowing, Christopher L. Marshall, Peter Stair, Jose Rodriguez, Alex Harris, Gabor A. Somorjai , Juergen Biener , Christopher Matranga , Congjun Wang, Joshua A. Schaidle , Daniel A. Ruddy, Gregg T. Beckham, Todd Deutsch, Shaun M. Alia , Chaitanya Narula, Steve Overbury, Todd Toops, R. Morris Bullock, Charles H. F. Peden, Yong Wang, Mark D. Allendorf, Jens Nørskov , Thomas Bligaard . ACS Catalysis , 6 , 3227- 3235 . 2016.
Opportunities and challenges in the electrocatalysis of CO2 and CO reduction using bifunctional surfaces: A theoretical and experimental study of Au-Cd alloys. Z. P. Jovanov, H. A. Hansen, A. S. Varela, P. Malacrida, A. A. Pederson, J. K. Nørskov, I. E. L. Stephens, I. Chorkendorff . Journal of Catalysis , 343 , 215- . 2016. Analyzing the Case for Bifunctional Catalysis. M. Andersen, A. J. Medford, J. K. Nørskov, K. Reuter . Angewandte Chemie - International Edition , 55 , 5210- . 2016.
Automated Discovery and Construction of Surface Phase Diagrams Using Machine Learning. Z. W. Ulissi, A. R. Singh, C. Tsai, J. K. Nørskov . Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters , 7 , 3931- . 2016. Direct Water Decomposition on Transition Metal Surfaces: Structural Dependence and Catalytic Screening. C. Tsai, K. Lee, J. S. Yo, X. Liu, H. Aljama, L. D. Chen, C. F. Dickens, T. S. Geisler, C. J. Guido, T. M. Joseph, C. S. Kirk, A. A. Latimer, B. Loong, R. J. McCarty, J. H. Montoya, L. Power, A. R. Singh, J. J. Willis, M. M. Winterkorn, M. Yuan, Z. Zhao, J. Wilcox, J. K. Nørskov . Catalysis Letter , 146 , 718- . 2016.
Bifunctional alloys for the electroreduction of CO2 and CO. H. A. Hansen, C. Shi, A. C. Lausche, A. A. Peterson, J. K. Nørskov . Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics , 18 , 9194- . 2016. Theoretical Insight into the Trends that Guide the Electrochemical Reduction of Carbon Dioxide to Formic Acid. J. S. Yoo, R. Christensen, T. Vegge, J. K. Nørskov, F. Studt . ChemSusChem , 9 , 358- . 2016.
Acetaldehyde as an Intermediate in the Electroreduction of Carbon Monoxide to Ethanol on Oxide-Derived Copper. E. Bertheussen, A. Verdaguer-Casadevall, D. Ravasio, J. H. Montoya, D. B. Trimarco, C. Roy, S. Meier, J. Wendland, J. K. Nørskov, I. E. L. Stephens, I. Chorkendorff . Angewandte Chemie - International Edition , 55 , 1450- . 2016. Activating and Optimizing MoS2 Basal Planes for Hydrogen Evolution through the Formation of Strained Sulfur Vacancies. Hong Li, Charlie Tsai, Ai Leen Koh, Alex W. Contryman, Alex H. Fragapane, Jiheng Zhao, Hyun Soo Han, Hari C. Manoharan, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Jens K. Nørskov, Xiaolin Zheng . Nature Materials , 15 , 48- 53 . 2016.