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

From the Sabatier Principle to a Predictive Theory of Transition Metal Heterogeneous Catalysis. Andrew J. Medford, Aleksandra Vojvodic, Johannes Voss, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Felix Studt, Thomas Bligaard, Anders Nilsson, Jens K. Nørskov . Journal of Cataysis , 328 , 36- 42 . 2015. Toward Controlled Growth of Helicity-Specific Carbon Nanotubes. Elton J. G. Santos, Jens K. Nørskov, Avetik R. Harutyunyan, Frank Abild-Pedersen . The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters , 6 , 2232- 2237 . 2015.
Mechanistic Pathway in the Electrochemical Reduction of CO2 on RuO2. Mohammadreza Karamad, Heine A. Hansen, Jan Rossmeisl, Jens K. Nørskov . ACS Catalysis , 5 , 4075- 4081 . 2015. New Design Paradigm for Heterogeneous Catalysts. Aleksandra Vojvodic, Jens K. Nørskov . National Science Review , 2 , 140- 149 . 2015.
Theoretical Insights into a CO Dimerization Mechanism in CO2 Electroreduction. Joseph H. Montoya, Chuan Shi, Karen Chan, Jens K. Nørskov . Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters , 6 , 2032- 2037 . 2015. A systematic study of metal-supported boron nitride materials for the oxygen reduction reaction. Ralph Koitz, Jens K. Nørskov, Felix Studt . Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics , 17 , 12722- 12727 . 2015.
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. 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 Impact Of Haldor Topsoe On Catalysis. J. K. Nørskov, H. Niemantsverdriet . Journal of Catalysis , 328 , 1- . 2015.