Publications 2015


  1. A.K. Engstfeld, J. Klein, S. Brimaud, and R.J. Behm
    Electrochemical stability and restructuring and its impact on the electro-oxidation of CO: Pt modified Ru(0001) electrodes
    Surf. Sci., 631, 248-257 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.susc.2014.05.022
  3. L.C. Wang, D. Widmann, and R.J. Behm
    Reactive removal of surface oxygen by H2, CO and CO/H2 on a Au/CeO2 catalyst and its relevance for the preferential CO oxidation (PROX) and Reverse Water Gas Shift (RWGS) reaction
    Catalysis Science & Technology, 5, 925 - 941 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1039/C4CY01030B
  5. P. Kast, G. Kučerová, and R.J. Behm
    On the Nature of the Active Au Species: CO Oxidation on Cyanide Leached Au/TiO2 Catalysts
    Catal. Today, 244,144-160 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod.2014.06.021
  7. M. Metzler, A. Thorwart, S. Zeller, T. Diemant, R.J. Behm, and T. Jacob
    Electroless deposition of Au/Pt/Pd nanoparticles on p-Si(111) for the light-induced hydrogen evolution reaction
    Catal. Today, 244, 3-9 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod.2014.10.026
  9. Y. Hartadi, D. Widmann, and R.J. Behm
    Hydrogenation of CO2 to MeOH on Supported Au Catalysts under Moderate Reaction Conditions: Support and Particle Size Effects
    ChemSusChem., 8, 456-465 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1002/cssc.201402645
  11. Z. Zhao-Karger, X. Zhao, Di Wang, T. Diemant, R.J. Behm, and M. Fichtner
    Performance improvement of magnesium sulfur battery with modified non-nucleophilic electrolytes
    Adv. Energy Mat., 5, 1401155 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201401155
  13. C. Osterkamp, J. Lang, J. Scharpf, C. Müller, L.P. McGuinness, T. Diemant, R.J. Behm, B. Naydenov, and F. Jelezko
    Stabilizing shallow color centers in diamond created by nitrogen delta-doping using SF6 plasma treatment
    Appl. Phys. Lett., 106, 113109 (2014)
    DOI: 10.1063/1.4915305
  15. R.J. Behm
    Electrocatalysis on the nm scale
    Beilstein J. Nanotechnol., 6, 1008-1009 (2015)
    DOI: 10.3762/bjnano.6.103
  17. S.M. Lang, I. Fleischer, T.M. Bernhardt, R.N. Barnett, and U. Landman
    Low-Temperature CO Oxidation Catalyzed by Free Palladium Clusters: Similarities and Differences to Pd Surfaces and Supported Particles
    ACS Catal., 5, 2275-2289 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1021/cs5016222
  19. S.M. Lang, I. Fleischer, T.M. Bernhardt, R.N. Barnett, and U. Landman
    Water Deprotonation via Oxo-Bridge Hydroxylation and 18O-Exchange in Free Tetra-Manganese Oxide Clusters
    J Phys. Chem. C, 19, 10881-10887 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1021/jp5106532
  21. Ali M. Abdel-Mageed, S. Eckle, and R.J. Behm
    High selectivity of supported Ru catalysts in the selective methanation of CO - Water makes the difference
    J. Am. Chem. Soc., 137, 8672-8675 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1021.jacs.5b03689
  23. M. Helen, M. Anji Reddy, T. Diemant, U. Golla-Schindler, R.J. Behm, U. Kaiser, and M. Fichtner
    Single step transformation of sulphur to Li2S2/Li2S in Li-S batteries
    Scientific Reports, 5, 12146 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1038/srep12146
  25. F. Buchner, M. Bozorgchenani, B. Uhl, H. Farkhondeh, J. Bansmann, and R.J. Behm
    Reactive interaction of (sub)-monolayers and multilayers of the ionic liquid [BMP][TFSA] with co-adsorbed lithium on Cu(111)
    J. Phys. Chem. C, 119, 16649-16659 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b03765
  27. M. Mancini, E. Bekaert, T. Diemant, M. Marinaro, L. de Biasi, R.J. Behm, and M. Wohlfahrt-Mehrens
    Study on the stability of Li2MnSiO4 cathode material in different electrolyte systems for Li-ion batteries
    Electrochimica Acta, 176, 679–688 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.electacta.2015.07.015
  29. Z. Jusys and R.J. Behm
    Formic Acid Electrooxidation on a Au Film Electrode Studied by Potential Step and Fast Scan ATR-FTIR Spectroscopy
    ECS Transaction, 227th ECS Meeting, Chicago 2015
    Spectroelectrochemistry 3, Eds. A.C. Hillier, S. Mukerjee
    Vol. 66 (32), 1-10 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1149/06632.0001ecs
  31. X. Liu, Y. Han, J.W. Evans, A.K. Engstfeld, R.J. Behm, M.C. Tringides, M. Hupalo, H.-Q. Lin, Li Huang, K.-M. Hu, D. Appy, P.A. Thiel, and C.-Z. Wang
    Growth Morphology and Properties of Metals on Graphene
    Prog. Surf. Sci., 90, 397-443 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.progsurf.2015.07.001
  33. Z. Jusys and R.J. Behm
    Borohydride electrooxidation over Pt/C, AuPt/C and Au/C catalysts: Partial reaction pathways and mixed potential formation
    Electrochem. Commun., 60, 9-12 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.elecom.2015.07.021
  35. E. Heider, Zenonas Jusys, R.J. Behm, L. Jörissen, and R. Zeis
    Perfluoroalkyl-Phosphonic Acid Adsorption on Polycrystalline Platinum and its Influence on the Oxygen Reduction Reaction
    J. Phys. Chem. C, 119, 18859–18869 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b03858
  37. B.P. Vinayan, T. Diemant, R.J. Behm, and S. Ramaprabhu
    Iron encapsulated nitrogen and sulfur co-doped few layer graphene as non precious ORR catalyst for high performance PEMFC application
    RSC Advances, 5, 66494-66501 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1039/C5RA09030J
  39. J.V. Perales-Rondón, S. Brimaud, J. Solla-Gullón, E. Herrero, R.J. Behm, and J.M. Feliu
    New Insights into the Formic Acid Oxidation Mechanism on Platinum: pH and Anion Adsorption Effects
    Electrochimica Acta, 180, 479-485 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.electacta.2015.08.155
  41. B. Uhl, H. Huang, D. Alwast, F. Buchner, and R.J. Behm
    Interaction of the Ionic Liquids with Noble MetalSurfaces: Structure Formation and Stability of [OMIM][TFSA] and [EMIM][TFSA] on Au(111) and Ag(111)
    Phys.Chem.Chem.Phys., 17, 23816-23832 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1039/C5CP03787E
  43. H.C. Heim, T.M. Bernhardt, and S.M. Lang
    The challenge of generating iron-sulfur clusters
    International Journal of Mass Spectrometry, 387, 56–59
    DOI: 10.1016/j.ijms.2015.07.009
  45. T. Diemant, K.M. Schüttler, and R.J. Behm
    Ag on Pt(111): Changes in electronic and CO adsorption properties upon PtAg/Pt(111) monolayer surface alloy formation
    ChemPhysChem,  16, 2943–2952 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1002/cphc.201500528
  47. Ali M. Abdel-Mageed, D. Widmann, S. E. Olesen, I. Chorkendorff, J. Biskupek, and R.J. Behm
    Selective CO Methanation on Ru/TiO2 Catalysts: Role and Influence of Metal-Support Interactions
    ACS Catalysis, 5, 6753–6763 (2015)
  49. R. Reichert, Z. Jusys, and R.J. Behm
    Au/TiO2 photo(electro)catalysis: The role of the Au cocatalyst in photoelectrochemical water splitting and photocatalytic H2 evolution
    J. Phys. Chem. C, 119, 24750–24759 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b08428
  51. R. Reichert, C. Zambrzycki, Z. Jusys, and R.J. Behm
    Photoelectrochemical oxidation of organic C1  molecules over WO3  films in aqueous electrolyte: Competition between water oxidation and C1 oxidation
    ChemSusChem, 8, 3677–3687 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1002/cssc.201500800
  53. Ali M. Abdel-Mageed, D. Widmann, S. Eckle, and R.J. Behm
    Improved performance of Ru/γ-Al2O3 catalysts in the selective
    methanation of CO in CO2 -rich reformate gases upon transient
    exposure to water containing reaction gas

    ChemSusChem, 8, 3869–3881 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1002/cssc.201500883
  55. M. Weinberger, C. Pfeifer, T. Diemant, R. J. Behm, and M. Wohlfahrt-Mehrens
    Submicron-sized Silicon Oxycarbide Spheres as Anodes for Alkali Ion Batteries
    J. Mater. Chem. A, 3, 23707-23715 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1039/C5TA06277B
  57. S.M. Lang, T.M. Bernhardt, D.M. Kiawi, J.M. Bakker, R.N. Barnett, and Uzi Landmanng
    The Interaction of Water with Free Mn4O4+ Clusters: Deprotonation and Adsorption-Induced Structural Transformations
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 54, 11515-11517 (2015)
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.201506294
    Angew. Chem., 127, 15328–15332 (2015)