Principal Investigator Kristina Tschulik

Prof. Dr. Kristina Tschulik

Phone: +49 223 32-29433

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Electrochemistry & Nanoscale Materials
Faculty of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Ruhr-University Bochum

Project Area AA2: Electrocatalysis and In-Depth Electrochemical Characterization of Structure–Activity and Defect– Activity Relations

Project A2 explores the electrocatalytic properties of the mixed iron-cobalt spinel and perovskite catalysts synthesized in Area C including combined operando electrochemical/spectroscopic techniques as well as single-entity electrochemical approaches.

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Selected Publications

  1. E. N. Saw, M- Kratz, K. Tschulik*, Time-resolved impact electrochemistry for quantitative measurement of single-nanoparticle reaction kinetics, Nano Res., 2017, in press, DOI: 10.1007/s12274-017-1578-3.
  2. L. R. Holt, B. J. Plowman, N. P. Young, K. Tschulik*, R. G. Compton*, The Electrochemical Characterization of Single Core‑Shell Nanoparticles, Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 2016, 55, 397.
  3. K. Shimizu, K. Tschulik, R. G. Compton*, Exploring the Mineral-Water Interface:  Reduction and Reaction Kinetics of Single Hematite (α-Fe2O3) Nanoparticles, Chemical Science 2016, 7, 1408.
  4. K. Tschulik*, K. Ngamchuea, C. Ziegler, M.G. Beier, C. Damm, A. Eychmueller, R. G. Compton, Core‑shell nanoparticles: Characterizing multifunctional materials beyond imaging—distinguishing and quantifying perfect and broken shells, Adv. Func. Mat. 2015, 25, 5149.  
  5. X. Li, C. Batchelor‐McAuley, S. A. I. Whitby, K. Tschulik, L. Shao, R. G. Compton, Single Nanoparticle Voltammetry: Contact Modulation of the Mediated Current, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2016, 55, 4296.
  6. K. Ngamchuea, K. Tschulik*, R. G. Compton*, Magnetic control: Switchable ultrahigh magnetic gradients at Fe3O4 nanoparticles to enhance solution-phase mass transport, Nano Research. 2015, 8, 3293.
  7. E. J. E Stuart, K. Tschulik, C. Batchelor-McAuley, R. G. Compton*, Electrochemical observation of single collision events: fullerene nanoparticles, ACS Nano. 2014, 8, 7648.
  8. K. Tschulik*, B. Haddou, D. Omanović, N. V. Rees, R. G. Compton*, Coulometric sizing of nanoparticles: Cathodic and anodic impact experiments open two independent routes to electrochemical sizing of Fe3O4 nanoparticles, Nano Research. 2013, 6, 836.
  9. Y. Wang, E. Laborda, K. R. Ward, K. Tschulik, R. G. Compton*, A kinetic study of oxygen reduction reaction and characterization on electrodeposited gold nanoparticles of diameter between 17 nm and 40 nm in 0.5 M sulfuric acid, Nanoscale. 2013, 5, 9699.
  10. K. Tschulik*, J. A. Koza, M. Uhlemann, A. Gebert, L. Schultz, Effects of well-defined magnetic field gradients on the electrodeposition of copper and bismuth, Electrochem. Commun., 2009, 11 2241.


  1. Electrochemical sensor for halides and pseusohalides, H. S. Toh, C. Batchelor-McAuley, K. Tschulik, R. G. Compton, WO 2014188166, 2014.
  2. Electrochemical Nanoparticle Detection and Quantification, R. G. Compton, K. Tschulik, WO 2014174304, 2014.