Publications 2018


  1. X. Lin, T. Diemant, X. Mu, P. Gao, R.J. Behm, and M. Fichtner
    Spectroscopic Investigations on the Origin of the Improved Performance of Composites of Nanoparticles/Graphene Sheets as Anodes for Lithium Ion Batteries
    Carbon, 127, 47-56 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2017.10.076
  3. S. Beckord, S. Brimaud, and R.J. Behm
    Stability and ORR performance of a well-defined bimetallic Ag70Pt30/Pt(111) monolayer surface alloy electrode – Probing the de-alloying at an atomic scale
    Electrochimica Acta, 259, 762-771 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.electacta.2017.10.146
  5. V. Sharova, A. Moretti, T. Diemant, A. Varzi, R.J. Behm, and S. Passerini
    Comparative study of imide-based Li salts as electrolyte additives for Li-ion batteries
    J. Power Sources, 375, 43-52 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2017.11.045
  7. D. Widmann and R.J. Behm
    Dynamic surface composition in a Mars – van Krevelen type reaction: CO oxidation on Au/TiO2
    J. Catal., 357, 263–273 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jcat.2017.11.005
  9. U. Ulmer, D. Oertel, T. Diemant, C. Bonatto Minella, T. Bergfeldt, R. Dittmeyer, R.J. Behm, and M. Fichtner
    Performance Improvement of V-Fe-Cr-Ti Solid State Hydrogen Storage Materials in Impure Hydrogen Gas
    ACS Appl. Mater. Interf., 10, 1662-1671 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/acsami.7b13541
  11. F. Buchner, B. Uhl, K. Forster-Tonigold, J. Bansmann, A. Groß, and R.J. Behm
    Structure Formation and Surface Chemistry of Ionic Liquids on Model Electrode Surfaces ‒ Model Studies for the Electrode | Electrolyte Interface in Li-ion Batteries
    J. Chem. Phys., 148, 193821 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1063/1.5012878
  13. M. Künzel, D. Bresser, D. V. Carvalho, Guk-Tae Kim, T. Diemant, R.J. Behm, and S. Passerini
    Complementary strategies towards the aqueous processing of high-voltage LiNi0.5Mn1.5O4 lithium-ion cathodes: Crosslinking CMC and phosphoric acid treatment
    ChemSusChem, 11, 562–573 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1002/cssc.201702021
  15. M. Schilling and R.J. Behm
    Partial dissociation of water on Ru(0001) at low temperatures – Adsorption, structure formation and hydrogen passivation effects
    Surf. Sci., 674, 32-39 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.susc.2018.03.014
  17. S.M. Lang, K. Miyajima, T.M. Bernhardt, F. Mafuné, R.N. Barnett, and U. Landman
    Thermal stability of iron–sulfur clusters
    Phys.Chem.Chem.Phys., 20, 7781-7790 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1039/c8cp00515j
  19. L.C. Wang, Y. Zhong, D. Widmann, J. Weissmüller, and R.J. Behm
    Oxygen adsorption and low-temperature CO oxidation on a nanoporous Au catalyst: Reaction mechanism and foreign metal effects
    Top. Catal., 61, 446-461 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1007/s11244-017-0881-2
  21. M. Dinc, H. Basan, T. Hummel, M. Müller, H. Sobek, I. Rapp, T. Diemant, R.J. Behm, M. Lindén, and B. Mizaikoff
    Selective Binding of Inhibitor-Assisted Surface-Imprinted Core/Shell Microbeads in Protein Mixtures
    Chemistry Select, 3, 4277-4282 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1002/slct.201800129
  23. A.M. Abdel-Mageed, D. Widmann, S.E. Olesen, I. Chorkendorff, and R.J. Behm
    Selective CO methanation on highly active Ru/TiO2 catalysts: Identifying the physical origin of the observed activation / deactivation and loss in selectivity
    ACS Catal., 8, 5399–5414 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.8b00384
  25. S. Beckord, S. Brimaud, and R.J. Behm
    The Performance of Structurally Well-Defined AgxPt1-x/Pt(111) Surface Alloys in the Oxygen Reduction Reaction – An Atomic-Scale Picture
    J. Electroanal. Chem., 819, 401-409 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jelechem.2017.11.038
  27. R.J. Behm, F. Lagugné-Labarthet, and P.A.Thiel
    50 years of surface science in Canada – A special issue in honor of Professor Peter R. Norton
    Surf. Sci., 676, 1 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.susc.2018.05.008
  29. M. Schilling, S. Brimaud, R.J. Behm
    Electronic effects on the water adsorption behaviour and structure formation on pseudomorphic Pt films on Ru(0001)
    Surf. Sci., 676, 30-38  (2018)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.susc.2017.11.010
  31. P. Schlexer, D. Widmann, R.J. Behm, and G. Pacchioni
    CO oxidation on Au nanoparticles supported on TiO2 via the Au-assisted Mars - van-Krevelen mechanism
    ACS Catal., 8, 6513–6525 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.8b01751
  33. M.S. Ding, T. Diemant, R.J. Behm, S. Passerini, and G.A. Giffin
    Dendrite Growth in Mg Metal Cells Containing Mg(TFSI)2/Glyme Electrolytes
    J. Electrochem. Soc., 165, A1983-A1990  (2018)
    DOI: 10.1149/2.1471809jes
  35. P. Fischer, P. Reinsberg, R.M. Schwarz, M. Marinaro, M. Wachtler, T. Diemant, R.J. Behm, H. Baltruschat, and L. Jörissen
    Electrochemical formation and characterization of surface blocking layers on gold and platinum by oxygen reduction in Mg(ClO4)2 in DMSO
    J. Electrochem. Soc., 165, A2037-A2046 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1149/2.1311809jes
  37. J. Kim, F. Buchner, and R.J. Behm
    Temperature‒dependent Insertion and Adsorption of Lithium on Spinel Li4Ti5O12(111) Thin Films ‒ An Angle-resolved XPS Study
    Phys.Chem.Chem.Phys., 20, 18319-18327 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1039/C8CP01851K
  39. M. Bozorgchenani, F. Buchner, K. Forster-Tonigold, J. Kim, A. Groß, and R.J. Behm
    Adsorption of Ultrathin Ethylene Carbonate Films on Pristine and Lithiated Graphite and Their Interaction with Li
    Langmuir, 34, 8451–8463 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b01054
  41. Z. Zhao-Karger, R. Liu, W. Dai, Z. Li, T. Diemant, B.P. Vinayan, C. Bonatto Minella, X. Yu, A. Manthiram, R.J. Behm, M. Ruben, and M. Fichtner
    Towards highly reversible magnesium-sulfur batteries with efficient and practical Mg[B(hfip)4]2 electrolyte
    ACS Energy Lett., 3, 2005–2013 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/acsenergylett.8b01061
  43. K. Sakaushi, M. Eckardt, R.J. Behm, and K. Uosaki
    Microscopic Electrode Processes in the Four-Electron Oxygen Reduction on Highly Active Carbon-Based Electrocatalysts
    ACS Catal., 8, 8162–8176 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.8b01953
  45. F. Buchner, K. Forster-Tonigold, J. Kim, C. Adler, J. Bansmann, A. Groß, and R.J. Behm
    Experimental and Computational Study on the Interaction of an Ionic Liquid Monolayer with Lithium on Pristine and Lithiated Graphite
    J. Phys. Chem. C, 122, 18968−18981 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.8b04660
  47. M. Eckardt, C. Gebauer, Z. Jusys, M. Wassner, N. Hüsing, and R.J. Behm
    ORR activity and long-term stability of Pt nanoparticles supported on titania and titania-carbon nanotube composites
    J. Power Sources, 400, 580-591 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2018.08.036
  49. Z. Chen, G.-T. Kim, D. Bresser, T. Diemant, J. Asenbauer, S. Jeong, M. Copley, R.J. Behm, J. Lin, Z. Shen, and S. Passerini
    MnPO4-coated Li(Ni0.4Co0.2Mn0.4)O2 for lithium(-ion) batteries with outstanding cycling stability and enhanced lithiation kinetics
    Adv. Energy Mater., 8, 1801573 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201801573
  51. L. Eifert, R. Banerjee,  Z. Jusys, and R. Zeis
    Characterization of Carbon Felt Electrodes for Vanadium Redox: Flow Batteries: Impact of Treatment Methods
    Journal of The Electrochemical Society, 165, A2577-A2586 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1149/2.0531811jes
  53. M. Bozorgchenani, P. Fischer, J. Schnaidt, T. Diemant, R.M. Schwarz, M. Marinaro, M. Wachtler, L. Jörissen, and R.J. Behm
    Electrocatalytic oxygen reduction and oxygen evolution in Mg-free and Mg-containing Ionic Liquid BMP-TFSI
    ChemElectroChem, 5, 2600-2611 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1002/celc.201800508
  55. M. Helen, T. Diemant, S. Schindler, R.J. Behm, M. Danzer, U. Kaiser, M. Fichtner, and M. Anji Reddy
    Insight into Sulphur Confined in Ultramicroporous Carbon
    ACS Omega, 3, 11290-11299 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/acsomega.8b01681
  57. S.M. Lang and T.M. Bernhardt
    Decomposition of acetic acid mediated by free MnxOx+ (x = 3, 4) clusters
    Int. J. Mass Spectrom., 433, 7-10 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.ijms.2018.07.008
  59. Z. Chen, G.-T. Kim, Y. Guang, D. Bresser, T. Diemant, Y. Huang, M. Copley, R.J. Behm, S. Passerini, and Z. Shen
    Manganese phosphate coated Li[Ni0.6Co0.2Mn0.2]O2  cathode material: towards superior cycling stability at elevated temperature and high voltage
    J. Power Sources, 402, 263-271 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2018.09.049
  61. C. Gebauer, Z. Jusys, and R.J. Behm
    On the role of the support in Pt anode catalyst degradation under simulated H2 fuel starvation conditions
    J. Electrochem. Soc., 165, J3342-J3349 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1149/2.0461815jes
  63. Y. Ma, Y. Ma, G. Giuli, T. Diemant, R.J. Behm, D. Geiger, U. Kaiser, U. Ulissi, S. Passerini, and D. Bresser
    Conversion/alloying lithium-ion anodes -  enhancing the energy density by transition metal doping
    Sustainable Energy & Fuels, 2, 2601-2608 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1039/C8SE00424B
  65. S.M. Lang, T.M. Bernhard, J. Bakker, B. Yoon, and U. Landman
    The interaction of ethylene with free gold cluster cations: Infrared photodissociation spectroscopy combined with electronic and vibrational structure calculations
    J. Phys.: Cond. Matt., 30, 504001 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1088/1361-648X/aaeafd
  67. Z. Li, X. Mu, Z. Zhao-Karger, T. Diemant, R.J. Behm, C. Kübel, and M. Fichtner
    Fast kinetics of multivalent intercalation chemistry enabled by solvated magnesium-ions into self-established metallic layered materials
    Nature Commun., 9, 5115 (2018)
    DOI:  10.1038/s41467-018-07484-4
  69. K. Jochmann and T.M. Bernhardt
    The influence of metal cluster lattices on the screening of image potential state electrons on graphene
    J. Chem Phys., 149, 164706 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1063/1.5052643
  71. L. Eifert, Z. Jusys, R. Banerjee, R.J. Behm, and R. Zeis
    Differential Electrochemical Mass Spectroscopy of Carbon Felt Electrodes for Vanadium Redox Flow Batteries
    ACS Appl. Energy Mater., 1, 6714–6718 (2018)
    DOI: 10.1021/acsaem.8b01550