Research topics

  • Electro-catalytic reactions from first-principles
  • Anode reaction of direct methanol fuel cell
  • Electrode materials of Li ion battery

Selected publications

  • Sung Sakong and Axel Gro, The importance of the electrochemical environment in the electro-oxidation of methanol on Pt(111), ACS Catal. 6, 5575-5586 (2016). [doi]
  • Sung Sakong, Katrin Forster-Tonigold, and Axel Gro, The structure of water at a Pt(111) electrode and the potential of zero charge studied from first principles, J. Chem. Phys. 144, 194701 (2016). [doi] [Cover of Issue 19]

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