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

Strong Influence of Coadsorbate Interaction on CO Desorption Dynamics Probed by Ultrafast X-ray Spectroscopy and Ab Initio Simulations. Hongliang Xin, Jerry LaRue, Henrik Öberg, Martin Beye, Martina Dell’Angela, Joshua  J. Turner, Jurgen Gladh, May  L. Ng, Jonas  A. Sellberg, Sarp Kaya, Giuseppe Mercurio, Florian Hieke, Dennis Nordlund, Wolfgang  F. Schlotter, Georgi  L. Dakovski, Mike  P. Minitti, Alexander Föhlisch, Martin Wolf, Wilfried Wurth, Hirohito Ogasawara, Jens  K. Nørskov, Henrik Öström, Lars  G. M. Pettersson, Anders Nilsson, Frank Abild-Pedersen . Physical Review Letters , 114 , 156101- . 2015. The Impact Of Haldor Topsoe On Catalysis. J. K. Nørskov, H. Niemantsverdriet . Journal of Catalysis , 328 , 1- . 2015.
Surface Energetics of Alkaline-Earth Metal Oxides: Trends in Stability and Adsorption of Small Molecules. Michal Bajdich, Jens K. Nørskov, Aleksandra Vojvodic . Physical Review B , 91 , 155401- . 2015. Selective Electrochemical Generation of Hydrogen Peroxide from Water Oxidation. V. Viswanathan, H. A. Hansen, J. K. Nørskov . Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters , 6 , 4224- . 2015.
The Mechanism of CO and CO2 Hydrogenation to Methanol over Cu-Based Catalysts. Felix Studt, Malte Behrens, Edward L. Kunkes, Nygil Thomas, Stefan Zander, Andrey Tarasov, Julia Schumann, Elias Frei, Joel B. Varley, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Jens K. Nørskov, Robert Schlögl . ChemCatChem , 7 , 1105- 1111 . 2015. Probing the Transition State Region in Catalytic CO Oxidation on Ru. Henrik Öström, Henrik Öberg, Hongliang Xin, Jerry LaRue, Martin Beye, Martina Dell’Angela, Jürgen Gladh, May L. Ng, Jonas A. Sellberg, Sarp Kaya, Giuseppe Mercurio, Dennis Nordlund, Markus Hantschmann, Florian Hieke, Danilo Kühn, Wolfgang F. Schlotter, Georgi L. Dakovski, Joshua J. Turner, Mike P. Minitti, Ankush Mitra, Stefan P. Moeller, Alexander Föhlisch, Martin Wolf, Wilfried Wurth, Mats Persson, Jens K. Nørskov, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Hirohito Ogasawara, Lars G. M. Pettersson, Anders Nilsson . Science , 347 , 978- 982 . 2015.
CatMAP: A Software Package for Descriptor-Based Microkinetic Mapping of Catalytic Trends. Andrew J. Medford, Chuan Shi, Max J. Hoffmann, Adam C. Lausche, Sean R. Fitzgibbon, Thomas Bligaard, Jens K. Nørskov . Catalysis Letters , 145 , 794- 807 . 2015. Transition Metal Doped Edge Sites in Vertically Aligned MoS2 Catalysts for Enhanced Hydrogen Evolution. Haotian Wang, Charlie Tsai, Desheng Kong, Karen Chan, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Jens K. Nørskov, Yi Cui . Nano Research , 8 , 566- 575 . 2015.
Identification of Highly Active Fe Sites in (Ni,Fe)OOH for Electrocatalytic Water Splitting. Daniel Friebel, Mary W. Louie, Michal Bajdich, Kai E. Sanwald, Yun Cai, Anna M. Wise, Mu-Jeng Chen, Dimosthenis Sokaras, Tsu-Chien Weng, Roberto Alonso-Mori, Ryan C. Davis, John R. Bargar, Jens K. Nørskov, Anders Nilsson, Alexis T. Bell . Journal of the American Chemical Society , 137 , 1305- 1313 . 2015. On the role of the surface oxygen species during A-H (A = C, N, O) bond activation: a density functional theory study. Jong Suk Yoo, Tuhin S. Khan, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Jens K. Nørskov, Felix Studt . Chemical Communications , 51 , 2621- 2624 . 2015.