Towards stable single-atom catalysts: Strong binding of atomically dispersed transition metals on the surface of nanostructured ceria

A. Figueroba, G. Kovács, A. Bruix, K.M. NeymanCatal. Sci. Technol. 6, 6806 (2016).

Creating single-atom Pt-ceria catalysts by surface step decoration

F. Dvorak, M. Farnesi Camellone, A. Tovt, N.-D. Tran, F. R. Negreiros, M. Vorokhta, T. Skala, I. Matolinova, J. Myslivecek, V. Matolin and S. Fabris, Nat. Commun. 7, 10801 (2016).

Role of surface water molecules in stabilizing trapped hole centres in titanium dioxide (anatase) as monitored by electron paramagnetic resonance

E. G. Panarelli, S. Livraghi, S. Maurelli, V. Polliotto, M. Chiesa, and E. Giamello, J. Photochem. Photobiol. A: Chemistry 322–323, 27 (2016).

Reducible oxides as ultrathin epitaxial films

P. Luches, S. D’Addato in “Oxide Materials at the Two-dimensional Limit”, edited by F. P. Netzer  and  A. Fortunelli, Springer Series in Materials Science 234, 119 (2016).

In Situ Growth, Structure, and Real-Time Chemical Reactivity of Well-Defined CeOx-Ru(0001) Model Surfaces

D. C. Grinter, S. D. Senanayake, and J. I. Flege, Appl. Catal. B: Environ. 197, 286 (2016).

High efficiency of Pt2+– CeO2 novel thin film catalyst as anode for proton exchange membrane fuel cells

R. Fiala, A. Figueroba, A. Bruix, M. Vaclavu, A. Rednyk, I. Khalakhan, M. Vorokhta, J. Lavkova, F. Illas, V. Potin, I. Matolinova, K. M. Neyman and V. Matolin, Appl. Catal. B: Environ. 197, 262 (2016).

Reactivity of atomically dispersed Pt2+ species towards H2: model Pt–CeO2 fuel cell catalyst

Y. Lykhach, A. Figueroba, M. F. Camellone, A. Neitzel, T. Skala, F. R. Negreiros, M. Vorokhta, N. Tsud, K. C. Prince, S. Fabris, K. M. Neyman, V. Matolin and J. Libuda, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 18, 7672 (2016).

Final General Meeting

Osnabrück, 6. – 8. April 2016

Osnabrueck_final_meeting_group_photoThe concluding meeting of the CM1104 COST Action (ended 18.4.2016) was held in the Bohnenkamp-Haus of the Universität Osnabrück with the Action Chair Michael Reichling acting as the Local Organiser for 80 participants. >>>

Interfaces in nanocrystalline Oxide Materials: from Powders towards Ceramics

O. Diwald, K. P. McKenna, A. L. Shluger, in “Computational Modeling of Inorganic Nanomaterials” edited by S. T. Bromley, M. Zwijnenburg; CRC Press, (2016).

A DFT study of the acidic–basic properties of anatase TiO2 and tetragonal ZrO2 by adsorption of CO and CO2 probe molecules

H.-Y. T. Chen, S. Tosoni, and G. Pacchioni, Surf. Sci. 652, 163 (2016).