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

A benchmark database for adsorption bond energies to transition metal surfaces and comparison to selected DFT functionals. Jess Wellendorff, Trent L. Silbaugh, Delfina Garcia-Pintos, Jens K. Nørskov, Thomas Bligaard, Felix Studt, Charles T. Campbell . Surface Science , 640 , 36- 44 . 2015. Optical laser-induced CO desorption from Ru(0001) monitored with a free-electron X-ray laser: DFT prediction and X-ray confirmation of a precursor state. Henrik Öberg, Jürgen Gladh, Martina Dell'Angela, Toyli Anniyev, Martin Beye, Ryan Coffee, Alexander Föhlisch, Tetsuo Katayama, Sarp Kaya, Jerry LaRue, Andreas Møgelhøj, Dennis Nordlund, Hirohito Ogasawara, Wolfgang F. Schlotter, Jonas A. Sellberg, Florian Sorgenfrei, Joshua J. Turner, Martin Wolf, Wilfried Wurth, Henrik Östrom, Anders Nilsson, Jens K. Nørskov, Lars G.M. Pettersson . Surface Science , 640 , 80- 88 . 2015.
Surface Tension Effects on the Reactivity of Metal Nanoparticles. Lin Li, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Jeff Greeley, Jens K. Nørskov . The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters , 6 , 3797- 3801 . 2015. Designing an improved transition metal phosphide catalyst for hydrogen evolution using experimental and theoretical trends. Jakob Kibsgaard, Charlie Tsai, Karen Chan, Jesse D. Benck, Jens K. Nørskov, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Thomas F. Jaramillo . Energy & Environmental Science , 8 , 3022- 3029 . 2015.
Theoretical Insights into the Hydrogen Evolution Activity of Layered Transition Metal Dichalcogenides. Charlie Tsai, Karen Chan, Jens K. Nørskov, Frank Abild-Pedersen . Surface Science , 640 , 133- 140 . 2015. Theoretical Limits to the Anode Potential in Aqueous Mg-Air Batteries. Leanne D. Chen, Jens K. Nørskov, Alan C. Luntz . Journal of Physical Chemistry C , 119 , 19660- 19667 . 2015.
Theoretical Study of EMIM+ Adsorption on Silver Electrode Surfaces. Makoto Urushihara, Karen Chan, Chuan Shi, Jens K. Nørskov . Journal of Physical Chemistry C , 119 , 20023- 20029 . 2015. Screened Hybrid Exact Exchange Correction Scheme for Adsorption Energies on Perovskite Oxides. Elton J. G. Santos, Jens K. Nørskov, Aleksandra Vojvodic . The Journal of Physical Chemistry C , 119 , 17662- 17666 . 2015.
Electrochemical Barriers Made Simple. Karen Chan, Jens K. Nørskov . Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters , 6 , 2663- 2668 . 2015. The Challenge of Electrochemical Ammonia Synthesis: A New Perspective on the Role of Nitrogen Scaling Relations. Joseph H. Montoya, Charlie Tsai, Aleksandra Vojvodic, Jens K. Nørskov . ChemSusChem , 8 , 2180- 2186 . 2015.