Selected papers from our members
Triple Play of Band Gap, Interband, and Plasmonic Excitations for Enhanced Catalytic Activity in Pd/HxMoO3 Nanoparticles in the Visible Region

ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2024, article ASAP

The structures and reactivity of NHC-supported copper(I) triphenylgermyls

Chem. Sci., 2024, 15, 584–593

Control of H-Related Defects in γ-MnO2 in a Hydrothermal Synthesis

Inorg. Chem. 2023, 62, 32, 13021–13029:



Chemically Activated Spruce Organosolv Lignin as a Carbocatalyst for Heterogeneous Oxidative Dehydrogenations in the Liquid Phase

ACS Catal. 2023, 13, 17, 11362–11375

An Aluminium Imide as a Transfer Agent for the [NR]2- Function via Metathesis Chemistry

Chem. Eur. J. 2023, e202300018

Operando Laboratory-Based Multi-Edge X-Ray Absorption Near-Edge Spectroscopy of Solid Catalysts

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 61 (2022), e202209334:

Effect of atomic layer deposited zinc promoter on the activity of copper-on-zirconia catalysts in the hydrogenation of carbon dioxide to methanol

Applied Catalysis B: Environmental 321(2023), 122046:

Anionic Magnesium and Calcium Hydrides: Transforming CO into Unsaturated Disilyl Ethers

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 62, 2023, e202215218

Hydrostannylation of Olefins by a Hydridostannylene Tungsten Complex

Organometallics 2022, 41, 3741−3749

Plasmonic catalysis with designer nanoparticles


Chem. Commun., 2022,58, 2055-2074

Silver nanoparticle array on weakly interacting epitaxial graphene substrate as catalyst for hydrogen evolution reaction under neutral conditions

Appl. Phys. Lett. 119, 153902 (2021):

The Effect of Atomic Layer Deposited Overcoat on Co-Pt-Si/γ-Al2O3 Fischer–Tropsch Catalyst

Catalysts 2021, 11(6), 672

Atomic Layer Deposition Coated Filters in Catalytic Filtration of Gasification Gas

Catalysts, 202111(6), 688

Origin of Stereoselectivity in FLP-Catalyzed Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Imines

ACS Catalysis (2021), 10, 14290-14301.

Hydrogen release from liquid organic hydrogen carriers catalysed by platinum on rutile-anatase structured titania

Chemical Communications (2020) 56, ‏ 1657-166

Liquid organic hydrogen carriers for transportation and storing of renewable energy

Journal of Power Sources (2018) 396, 803-823. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2018.04.011

Low-Temperature Atomic Layer Deposition of Cobalt Oxide as an Effective Catalyst for Photoelectrochemical Water-Splitting Devices

Chem. Mater. 2017, 29, 14, 5796–5805

Facile heterolytic H2 activation by amines and B(C6F5)3

Angewandte Chemie, International Edition, 47, (2008), 6001-6003

Controlling Selectivity in Plasmonic Catalysis: Switching Reaction Pathway from Hydrogenation to Homocoupling Under Visible-Light Irradiation

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2023, 62, e202216398

Molecular Tweezers for Hydrogen: Synthesis, Characterization, and Reactivity

Journal of the American Chemical Society, (2008), 130(43), 14117-14119.

Electron-Deficient Phenanthrenequinone Derivative for Photoactivated Hydrogen Atom Transfer Mediated Oxidation of Secondary Alcohols

ChemPhotoChem 2023,7, e202300107

Highly conductive and stable Co9S8 thin films by atomic layer deposition: from process development and film characterization to selective and epitaxial growth

Dalton Trans., 2021,50, 13264-13275

Atomic Layer Deposition of Crystalline MoS2 Thin Films: New Molybdenum Precursor for Low-Temperature Film Growth

Advanced Materials Inetrfaces, 4, 2017, 1700123

PdPt-TiO2 nanowires: correlating composition, electronic effects and O-vacancies with activities towards water splitting and oxygen reduction

Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 2020, 277, 119177

HOR Activity of Pt-TiO2-Y at Unconventionally High Potentials Explained: The Influence of SMSI on the Electrochemical Behavior of Pt

Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 2020, 167, 8

Kinetics of the of CH3 + HCl/DCl → CH4/CH3D + Cl and CD3 + HCl/DCl → CD3H/CD4 + Cl reactions: An experimental H atom tunneling investigation

Chemical Physics, 2006, 331, 26-34

Analysis of the Kinetics and Yields of OH Radical Production from the CH3OCH2 + O2 Reaction in the Temperature Range 195 – 650 K: An Experimental and Computational study

Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 2014, 118 (34), 6773–6788, doi: 10.1021/jp505422e

An Experimental and Theoretical study of the Kinetics and Mechanism of the Reaction of OH radicals with Dimethyl Ether

Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 2013, 117 (44), 11142–11154

Enhancing Oxygen Evolution Reaction Performance in Prussian Blue Analogues: Triple-Play of Metal Exsolution, Hollow Interiors, and Anionic Regulation

Advanced Materials, 2023, 35, 2304494

Recent Advances in Plasmonic Photocatalysis based on TiO2 and Noble Metal Nanoparticles for Energy Conversion, Environmental Remediation and Organic Synthesis

Small, 2021, 18, 2101638

Atomic-Precision Tailoring of Au–Ag Core–Shell Composite Nanoparticles for Direct Electrochemical-Plasmonic Hydrogen Evolution in Water Splitting

Advanced Functional Materials, 2021, 32, 2102517

Gold–Rhodium Nanoflowers for the Plasmon-Enhanced Hydrogen Evolution Reaction under Visible Light

ACS Catal. 2021, 11, 21, 13543–13555

Recent advances in the use of nitrogen-doped carbon materials for the design of noble metal catalysts

Coordination Chemistry Reviews, 481, 2023, 215053.

Roles of titania and plasmonic gold nanoparticles of different sizes in photocatalytic methane coupling at room temperature

Materials Today Energy, 36, 2023, 101358

Design-controlled synthesis of IrO2 sub-monolayers on Au nanoflowers: marrying plasmonic and electrocatalytic properties

Nanoscale, 2020,12, 12281-12291

Nanocatalysis by noble metal nanoparticles: controlled synthesis for the optimization and understanding of activities

J. Mater. Chem. A, 2019,7, 5857-5874

Ethanol steam reforming: understanding changes in the activity and stability of Rh/MxOy catalysts as function of the support

Journal of Materials Science, Volume 54, pages 11400–11416, (2019)

Silver nanoparticle array on weakly interacting epitaxial graphene substrate as catalyst for hydrogen evolution reaction under neutral conditions

Appl. Phys. Lett. 119, 153902 (2021)

Operando Laboratory-Based Multi-Edge X-Ray Absorption Near-Edge Spectroscopy of Solid Catalysts

Angew. Chemie 61, e202209334 (2022)

Comprehensive study to design advanced metal-carbide@graphene and metal-carbide@iron oxide nanoparticles with tunable structure by the laser ablation in liquid

J. Coll. Interf. Science 556, 180-192 (2019) 

In situ characterization of the decomposition behavior of Mg(BH4)2 by X-ray Raman scattering spectroscopy

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 18, 5397 (2016)

Punching of arbitrary face prismatic loops from hydrogen nanobubbles in copper

Acta Mater. 225, 117554 (2021)

Effects of grain size and deformation temperature on hydrogen-enhanced vacancy formation in Ni alloys

Acta Mater. 128, 218 (2017)

Interplay of vacancies, hydrogen, and electrical compensation in irradiated and annealed n-type β-Ga2O3

J. of Appl. Phys. 129, 165702 (2021)

Chemoenzymatic Hydrogen Production from Methanol Through the Interplay of Metal Complexes and Biocatalysts

Chem. Eur. J. 2019

Biocatalytic Enantioconvergent Redoxisomerization

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57, 12151-12156

Self-Sufficient Formaldehyde-to-Methanol Conversion

Chem. Eur. J. 2016, 22, 11568-11573

Bioinduced Room Temperature Methanol Reforming

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015