Selected publications within CRC/TRR 247



  • Barwe, S., Weidner, J., Cychy, S., Morales, D.M., Dieckhöfer, S., Hiltrop, D., Masa, J., Muhler, M., Schuhmann, W.: Electrocatalytic 5-(hydroxymethyl)furfural oxidation using high surface area nickel boride, Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2018, DOI: 10.1002/anie.201806298

  • Chakrapani, K., Bendt, G., Hajiyani, H., Lunkenbein, T., Greiner, M.T., Masliuk, L., Salamon, S., Landers, J., Schlögl, R., Wende, H., Pentcheva, R., Schulz, S., Behrens, M.: The role of composition of uniform and highly dispersed cobalt vanadium iron spinel nanocrystals for oxygen electrocatalysis, ACS Catalysis 2018, 8 (2), 1259 - 1267.

  • Hajiyani, H., Pentcheva, R.: Surface Termination and Composition Control of Activity of the CoxNi1–xFe2O4(001) Surface for Water Oxidation: Insights from DFT+U Calculations, ACS Catalysis 2018, 8 (12), 11773-11782.
  • Hufnagel, A.G., Hajiyani, H., Zhang, S., Li, T., Kasian, O., Gault, B., Breitbach, B., Bein, T., Fattakhova-Rohlfing, D., Scheu, C., Pentcheva, R.: Why Tin‐Doping Enhances the Efficiency of Hematite Photoanodes for Water Splitting—The Full Picture, Advanced Functional Materials 2018, 28 (52), 1804472.
  • Lau, M., Reichenberger, S., Haxhiaj, I., Barcikowski, S., Müller, A.M.: Mechanism of Laser-Induced Bulk and Surface Defect Generation in ZnO and TiO2 Nanoparticles: Effect on Photoelectrochemical Performance, ACS Applied Energy Materials 2018, 1 (10), 5366-5385.


  • Chakrapani, K., Bendt, G., Hajiyani, H., Schwarzrock, I., Lunkenbein, T., Salamon, S., Landers, J., Wende, H., Schlögl, R., Pentcheva, R., Behrens, M., Schulz, S.: Role of Composition and Size of Cobalt Ferrite Nanocrystals in the Oxygen Evolution Reaction, ChemCatChem 2017, 9, 2988-2995.

  • Deng, X., Chen, K., Tüysüz, H.: Protocol for the Nanocasting Method: Preparation of Ordered Mesoporous Metal Oxides, Chemistry of Materials 2017, 29, 40-52.

  • Deng, X., Rin, R., Tseng, J.-C., Weidenthaler, C., Apfel, U.-P., Tüysüz, H.: Monodispersed Mesoporous Silica Spheres Supported Co3O4 as Robust Catalyst for Oxygen Evolution Reaction, ChemCatChem 2017, 9, 4238-4243.

  • Gutkowski, R., Khare, C., Conzuelo, F., Kayran, Y.U., Ludwig, A., Schuhmann, W.: Unraveling compositional effects on the light-induced oxygen evolution in Bi(V-Mo-X)O4 material libraries, Energy and Environmental Science 2017, 10, 1213-1221.

  • Kühl, S., Düdder, H., Girgsdies, F., Kähler, K., Muhler, M., Behrens, M.: Perovskites as Precursors for Ni/La2O3 Catalysts in the Dry Reforming of Methane: Synthesis by Constant pH Co-Precipitation, Reduction Mechanism and Effect of Ru-Doping, Zeitschrift für Anorganische und Allgemeine Chemie 2017, 643, 1088-1095.

  • Ortega, K.F., Anke, S., Salamon, S., Özcan, F., Heese, J., Andronescu, C., Landers, J., Wende, H., Schuhmann, W., Muhler, M., Lunkenbein, T., Behrens, M.: Topotactic Synthesis of Porous Cobalt Ferrite Platelets from a Layered Double Hydroxide Precursor and Their Application in  Oxidation Catalysis, Chemistry – A European Journal 2017, 23, 12443-12449.

  • Sikdar, N., Konkena, B., Masa, J., Schuhmann, W., Maji, T.K.: Co3O4@Co/NCNT Nanostructure Derived from a Dicyanamide-Based Metal-Organic Framework as an Efficient Bi-functional Electrocatalyst for Oxygen Reduction and Evolution Reactions, Chemistry – A  European Journal 2017, 23, 18049-18056.

  • Spanos, I., Auer, A. A., Neugebauer, S., Deng, X., Tüysüz, H., Schlögl, R.: Standardized Benchmarking of Water Splitting Catalysts in a Combined Electrochemical Flow Cell/Inductively Coupled Plasma-Optical Emission Spectrometry (ICP-OES) Setup, ACS Catalysis 2017, 7, 3768-3778.
  • Thomas, J., Thomas, N., Girgsdies, F., Behrens, M., Huang, X., Sudheesh, V.D., Sebastian, V.: Synthesis of cobalt ferrite nanoparticles by constant pH co-precipitation and their high catalytic activity in CO oxidation, New Journal of Chemistry 2017, 41, 7356-7363. 

  • Waag, F., Gökce, B., Kalapu, C., Bendt, G., Salamon, S., Landers, J., Hagemann, U., Heidelmann, M., Schulz, S., Wende, H., Hartmann, N., Behrens, M., Barcikowski, S.: Adjusting the catalytic properties of cobalt ferrite nanoparticles by pulsed laser fragmentation in water with defined energy dose, Scientific Reports 2017, 7, 13161.

  • Yang, F., Sliozberg, K., Sinev, I., Antoni, H., Bähr, A., Ollegott, K., Xia, W., Masa, J., Grünert, W., Roldan Cuenya, B., Schuhmann, W., Muhler, M.: Synergistic Effect of Cobalt and Iron in Layered Double Hydroxide Catalysts for the Oxygen Evolution Reaction, ChemSusChem 2017, 10, 156-165.