Publications 2020


  1. D. Alwast, J. Schnaidt, Z. Jusys, and R.J. Behm
    Ionic Liquid Electrolytes for Metal-Air Batteries: Interactions between O2 , Zn2+, and H2O Impurities
    J. Electrochem. Soc. 167, 070505 (2020)
    Focus Issue on Challenges in Novel Electrolytes, Organic Materials, and Innovative Chemistries for Batteries in Honor of Michel Armand
    DOI: 10.1149/2.0052007JES

  2. M. Wassner, M. Eckardt, A. Reyer, T. Diemant, M.S. Elsaesser, R.J. Behm, and N. Hüsing
    Synthesis of amorphous and graphitized porous nitrogen doped carbon spheres as oxygen reduction reaction catalysts
    Beilstein J. Nanotechnol., 11, 1-15 (2020)
    DOI:  10.3762/bjnano.11.1

  3. N. Zimmermann, T.M. Bernhardt, J.M. Bakker, R.N. Barnett, U. Landman, and S.M. Lang
    Infrared Spectroscopy of Gas-Phase MnxOy(CO2)z+ Complexes
    J. Phys Chem. A, 124, 1561-1566 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpca.9b11258

  4. J. Klein, V. Chesnyak, M. Löw, M. Schilling, A.K. Engstfeld, and R.J. Behm
    Selective Modification and Probing of the Electrocatalytic Activity of Step Site
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 142, 1278-1286 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.9b10201

  5. B. Qin, A. Schiele, Z. Jusys, A. Mariani, T. Diemant, X. Liu, T. Brezesinski, R.J. Behm, A. Varzi, and S. Passerini
    Highly Reversible Sodiation of Tin in Glyme Electrolytes: The Critical Role of SEI and its Formation Mechanism
    ACS Appl. Mater. Interf., 12, 3697-3708 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1021/acsami.9b20616

  6. L. Eifert, Z. Jusys, R.J. Behm, and R. Zeis
    Side Reactions and Stability of Pre-treated Carbon Felt Electrodes for Vanadium Redox Flow Batteries: A DEMS study
    Carbon, 158, 580-587  (2020)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2019.11.029

  7. S. Clark, A.R. Mainar, E. Iruin, L.C. Colmenares, J.A. Blazquez, J.R. Tolchard, Z. Jusys, and B. Horstmann
    Designing Aqueous Organic Electrolytes for Zinc-Air Batteries: Method, Simulation, and Validation
    Adv. Energy Mater., 1903470 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201903470

  8. H. Zhang, T. Diemant, B. Qin, H. Li, R.J. Behm, and S. Passerini
    Solvent-Dictated Sodium Sulfur Redox Reactions: Investigation of Carbonate and Ether Electrolytes
    Energies, 13, 836 (2020)
    DOI: 10.3390/en13040836

  9. A. Rezvani, A.M. Abdel-Mageed, T. Ishida, T. Murayama, M. Parlinska-Wojtan, and R.J. Behm
    CO2  Reduction to Methanol on Au/CeO2 Catalysts: Mechanistic Insights from Activation/Deactivation and SSITKA Measurements
    ACS Catal., 10, 3580-3594 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.9b04655

  10. K.M. Schüttler, J. Bansmann, A.K. Engstfeld, and R.J. Behm
    Adlayer growth versus spontaneous (near-) surface alloy formation: Zn growth on Au(111)
    J. Chem. Phys., 152, 124701 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1063/1.5145294

  11. A.M. Abdel-Mageed, K. Wiese, M. Parlinska-Wojtan, J. Rabeah, A. Brückner, R.J. Behm
    Encapsulation of Ru nanoparticles: Modifying the reactivity toward CO and CO2 methanation on highly active Ru/TiO2 catalysts
    Appl. Catal. B: Environm., 270, 118846 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.apcatb.2020.118846

  12. S. Clark, N. Borchers, Z. Jusys, R.J. Behm, and B. Horstmann
    Aqueous Alkaline Batteries
    Encyclopedia of Electrochemistry: Batteries, S. Passerini, D. Bresser, A. Moretti and A. Varzi, eds. (Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, 2020)
    DOI: 10.1002/9783527610426.bard110022

  13. M. Cambaz, A. Urban, S. Atif Pervez, H. Geßwein, A. Schiele, A.A. Guda, A. Bugaev, A. Mazilkin, T. Diemant, R.J. Behm, T. Brezesinski, and M. Fichtner
    Understanding the origin of higher capacity for Ni-based disordered rock-salt cathodes
    Chem. Mater., 32, 3447-3461 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.9b05285

  14. S.M. Lang, T.M. Bernhardt, J.M. Bakker, R.N. Barnett, and U. Landman
    Energetic stabilization of carboxylic acid conformers by manganese atoms and clusters
    J. Phys. Chem. A., 124, 4990 (2020)
    DOI: DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpca.0c03315

  15. A. Mravak, M. Krstić, S.M. Lang, T.M. Bernhardt, and V. Bonačić-Koutecky
    Intrazeolite CO methanation by small ruthenium carbonyl complexes: translation from free clusters into the cage
    ChemCatChem, 12, 3857-3862 (2020)
    DOI: DOI: 10.1002/cctc.202000716

  16. I. Weber, J. Kim, F. Buchner, J. Schnaidt, and R.J. Behm
    Surface Science and Electrochemical Model Studies on the Interaction of Graphite and Li-containing Ionic Liquid
    ChemSusChem, 13, 2589– 2601 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1002/cssc.202000495

  17. F. Buchner, M. Eckardt, T. Böhler, J. Kim, J. Gerlach, J. Schnaidt, and R.J. Behm
    ORR and OER on Ni-modified Co3O4(111) Cathodes for Zn-Air Batteries – A Combined Surface Science and Electrochemical Model Study
    ChemSusChem, 13, 3199-3211 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1002/cssc.202000503

  18. Y. Ma, Y. Ma, G. Giuli, H. Euchner, A. Groß, G. Orazio Lepore, F. d'Acapito, D. Geiger, J. Biskupek, U. Kaiser, H.M. Schütz, A. Carlsson, T. Diemant, R.J. Behm, M. Kuenzel, S. Passerini, and D. Bresser
    Introducing highly redox-active atomic centers into insertion-type electrodes for lithium-ion batteries
    Adv. Energy Mater., 10, 2000783 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1002/aenm.202000783

  19. M. Mandl, J. Becherer, D. Kramer, R. Mönig, T. Diemant, R.J. Behm, M. Hahn, O. Böse, and M.A. Danzer
    Sodium Metal Anodes: Deposition and Dissolution Behaviour and SEI Formation
    Electrochim. Acta, 354, 136698 (2019)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.electacta.2020.136698

  20. N. Naskar, M.F. Schneidereit, F. Huber, S. Chakrabortty, L. Veith, M. Mezger, L. Kirste,  T. Fuchs, T. Diemant, T. Weil, R.J. Behm, K. Thonke,  and F. Scholz
    Impact of surface chemistry and doping concentrations on biofunctionalization of GaN/Ga-In-N quantum wells
    Sensors, 20, 4179 (2019)
    DOI: 10.3390/s20154179

  21. J. Han, M. Zarrabeitia, A. Mariani, Z. Jusys, M. Hekmatfar, H. Zhang, D. Geiger, U. Kaiser, R.J. Behm, A. Varzi, and S. Passerini
    Halide-free Water-in-Salt Electrolytes Enabling Symmetric Aqueous Sodium-Ion Batteries
    Nano Energy, 77, 105176 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1016/j.nanoen.2020.105176

  22. F. Wu, G.-T. Kim, T. Diemant, M. Kuenzel, A.R. Schür, X. Gao, B. Qin, D. Alwast, Z. Jusys, R.J. Behm, D. Geiger, U. Kaiser, and S. Passerini
    Reducing capacity and voltage fading of Li1.2Ni0.2Mn0.6O as positive electrode material in lithium batteries via the use of ionic liquid-based electrolytes
    Adv. Energy Mater., 2001830 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1002/aenm.202001830

  23. M. Eckardt,D. Alwast,J. Schnaidt,and R.J. Behm
    Influence of additives on the reversible ORR / OER in the magnesium containing ionic liquid N-Butyl-N-methylpyrrolidinium bis(trifluoromethanesulfonyl)imide
    ChemSusChem, 13, 3919-3927 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1002/cssc.202000672

  24. S.A. Pervez, B.P. Vinayan, M.A. Cambaz, G. Melinte, T. Diemant, T. Braun, G. Karkera, R.J. Behm, and M. Fichtner
    Formation and Evolution of Solid Interphase Layers in an Interface-Modified Solid-State Li-Sulfur Battery
    J. Chem. Mater. A, 8, 16451-16462 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1039/D0TA05014H

  25. J.H. Chang, C. Baur,  J.M. Ateba Mba, D. Arčon, G. Mali, D. Alwast, R.J. Behm, M. Fichtner, T. Vegge, and J.M. Garcia Lastra
    Superoxide formation in Li2VO2F cathode material - A combined computational and experimental investigation of anionic redox activity
    J. Mater. Chem. A, 8, 16551-16559 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1039/D0TA06119K

  26. J. Klein, A.K. Engstfeld, S. Brimaud, and R.J. Behm
    Pt nanocluster size effects in the hydrogen evolution reaction: Approaching the theoretical maximum activity
    PhysChemChemPhys, 22, 19059-19068 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1039/D0CP02793F

  27. S.B. Scott, A.K. Engstfeld, Z. Jusys, D. Hochfilzer, N. Knøsgaard, D.B. Trimarco, P.C.K. Vesborg, R.J. Behm, and I. Chorkendorff
    Anodic Molecular Hydrogen Formation on Ru and Cu Electrodes
    Catal. Sci. Technol., 10, 6870-6878 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1039/D0CY01213K

  28. J. Kim, F. Buchner, and R.J. Behm
    Interaction between Li, Ultrathin Adsorbed Ethylene Carbonate Films and CoO(111) Thin Films: A Model Study of the Solid|Electrolyte Interphase Formation at CoO Anodes
    J. Phys. Chem. C, 124, 21476–21490 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.0c06015

  29. Z. Li, B.P. Vinayan, T. Diemant, R.J. Behm, M. Fichtner, and Z. Zhao-Karger
    Rechargeable calcium-sulfur batteries enabled by an efficient borate-based electrolyte
    Small, 16, 2001806 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1002/smll.202001806

  30. B.P. Vinayan, Z. Zhao-Karger, T. Diemant, M. Jäckle, Z. Li, T. Scherer, A. Gross, R.J. Behm, and M. Fichtner
    Investigation on the Formation of Mg Metal Anode/Electrolyte Interfaces in Mg/S Batteries with Electrolyte Additives
    J. Mater. Chem. A, 8, 22998-23010 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1039/D0TA05762B

  31. H. Li, Y. Ma, H. Zhang, T. Diemant, R.J. Behm, A. Varzi, and S. Passerini
    Metal-organic framework derived Fe7S8 nanoparticles embedded in heteroatom-doped carbon with lithium and sodium storage capability
    Small Methods, 2000637 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1002/smtd.202000637

  32. S. Chen, A.M. Abdel-Mageed, M. Dyballa, M. Parlinska-Wojtan, J. Bansmann, S. Pollastri, L. Olivi, G. Aquilanti, and R.J. Behm
    Raising the COx Methanation Activity of a Ru/γ-Al2O3 Catalyst by Activated Modification of Metal-Support Interactions
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 59, 22763-22770 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.202007228
    Aktivierte Modifikation der Träger-Metall Wechselwirkungen als Schlüssel für hochaktive Ru/γ-Al2O3 Katalysatoren für die COx-Methanisierung
    Angew. Chem., 132, 22951-22959 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1002/ange.202007228

  33. I. Weber, B. Wang, C. Bodirsky, M. Chakraborty, M. Wachtler, T. Diemant, J. Schnaidt, and R.J. Behm
    Model Studies on the Solid Electrolyte Interphase Formation on Graphite Electrodes in Ethylene Carbonate and Dimethyl Carbonate II: Graphite Powder Electrodes
    ChemElectroChem, 7, 4794-4809 (2020)
    DOI: 10.1002/celc.202001328