Effect of Alkali Metals Interstitial Doping on Structural and Electronic Properties of WO3

S.Tosoni, C. Di Valentin, and G. Pacchioni, J. Phys. Chem. C  118, 3000 (2014).

Adsorption of formic acid on rutile TiO2 (110) revisited: An infrared reflection-absorption spectroscopy and density functional theory study

A. Mattsson, S. Hu, K. Hermansson, L. Österlund, J. Chem. Phys. 140, 034705 (2014).

Molecular-level understanding of CeO2 as a catalyst for partial alkyne hydrogenation

J. Carrasco, G. Vil, D. Fernández-Torre, R. Pérez, J. Pérez-Ramírez, M. V. Ganduglia-Pirovano, J. Phys. Chem. C 118, 5352 (2014).

Optimal stoichiometry for nucleation and growth of conductive filaments in HfOx

K. P. McKenna, Modelling Simul. Mater. Sci. and Eng. 22, 025001 (2014).

Model Catalytic Studies of Liquid Organic Hydrogen Carriers: Dehydrogenation and Decomposition Mechanisms of Dodecahydro-N-ethylcarbazole on Pt(111)

M. Amende, C. Gleichweit, K. Werner, S. Schernich, W. Zhao, M. P. A. Lorenz, O. Höfert, C. Papp, M. Koch, P. Wasserscheid, M.s Laurin, H.-P. Steinrück, and J. Libuda, ACS Catal. 4, 657 (2014).

9th International Workshop on Oxide Surfaces (IWOX-IX)

Granlibakken Conference Center, Tahoe City, California, USA 5-10.01.2014

WG4 Meeting

Riga, 10. – 11. April 2014


The conference site: Wellton Old Riga Palace Hotel.

The WG4 meeting took place in the Wellton Old Riga Palace Hotel (Riga, Latvia), organised by Eugene Kotomin from the Institute of Solid State Physics of the University of Latvia. The two-day meeting attended by 30 participants from 13 countries was focused on the role of defects in practical applications of reducible oxides.

Electrochemical Characterization of TiO2 Blocking Layers for Dye- Sensitized Solar Cells

L. Kavan, N. Tétreault, T. Moehl, and M. Grätzel, J. Phys. Chem C 118, 16408 (2014).

Heavily impregnated ceria nanoparticles with europium oxide: spectroscopic evidences for homogenous solid solutions and intrinsic structure of Eu3+-oxygen environments

D. Avram, C. Rotaru, B. Cojocaru, M. Sanchez-Dominguez, M. Florea, C. Tiseanu, J. Mater. Sci. 49, 2117 (2014).

Pulsed-reactant in situ studies of ceria/CuO catalysts using simultaneous XRD, PDF and DRIFTS measurements

J.C. Hanson, R. Si, W. Xu, S.D. Senanayake, K. Mudiyanselage, D. Stacchiola, J.A. Rodriguez, H. Zhao, K.A. Beyer, G. Jennings, K.W. Chapman, P.J. Chupas, A. Martínez-Arias, Catal. Today 229, 64 (2014).