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Raul Garcia Diez

PostDoc for catalyst materials and electrolysis

Research interests

- Chemical and electronic structure of catalysts for water electrolysis

- Soft X-ray spectroscopical techniques like XES, XAS, RIXS...

- X-ray emission measurements with an operando electrochemical flow-cell



Garcia-Diez, R.; Gollwitzer, C.; Krumrey, M.; Varga, Z.: Size Determination of a Liposomal Drug by Small-Angle X-ray Scattering Using Continuous Contrast Variation. Langmuir 32 (2016), p. 772-778

Garcia-Diez, R.; Sikora, A.; Gollwitzer, C.; Minelli, C.; Krumrey, M.: Simultaneous size and density determination of polymeric colloids by continuous contrast variation in small angle X-ray scattering. European Polymer Journal 81 (2016), p. 641-649


Garcia-Diez, R.; Gollwitzer, C.; Krumrey, M.: Nanoparticle characterization by continuous contrast variation in small-angle X-ray scattering with a solvent density gradient. Journal of Applied Crystallography 48 (2015), p. 20-28


Engel, N.; Bokarev, S.I.; Suljoti, E.; Garcia-Diez, R.; Lange, K.M.; Atak, K.; Golnak, R.; Kothe, A.; Dantz, M.; Kühn, O.; Aziz, E.F.: Chemical Bonding in Aqueous Ferrocyanide: Experimental and Theoretical X-ray Spectroscopic Study. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 118 (2014), p. 1555-1563

Minelli, C.; Garcia-Diez, R.; Sikora, A.E.; Gollwitzer, C.; Krumrey, M.; Shard, A.G.: Characterization of IgG-protein-coated polymeric nanoparticles using complementary particle sizing techniques. Surface and Interface Analysis 46 (2014), p. 663-667


Suljoti, E.; Garcia-Diez, R.; Bokarev, S.I.; Lange, K.M.; Schoch, R.; Dierker, B.; Dantz, M.; Yamamoto, K.; Engel, N.; Atak, K.; Kühn, O.; Bauer, M.; Rubensson, J.-E.; Aziz, E.F.: Direct Observation of Molecular Orbital Mixing in a Solvated Organometallic Complex. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition 52 (2013), p. 1-5