Publications 2017


Abdi, F. F.; Chemseddine, A.; Berglund, S. P.; van de Krol, R.: Assessing the Suitability of Iron Tungstate (Fe2WO6) as a Photoelectrode Material for Water Oxidation. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 121 (2017), p. 153-160
doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b10695


Abdi, F.F.; Berglund, S.P.: Recent developments in complex metal oxide photoelectrodes. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 50 (2017), p. 193002/1-22
doi:10.1088/1361-6463/aa6738


Andrei, V.; Bethke, K.; Madzharova, F.; Bronneberg, A.C.; Kneipp, J.; Rademann, K.: In Situ Complementary Doping, Thermoelectric Improvements, and Strain-Induced Structure within Alternating PEDOT:PSS/PANI Layers. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 9 (2017), p. 33308-33316
doi:10.1021/acsami.7b10106


Blumröder, U.; Hempel, H.; Füchsel, K.; Hoyer, P.; Bingel, A.; Eichberger, R.; Unold, T.; Nolte, S.: Investigating subsurface damages in semiconductor-insulator-semiconductor solar cells with THz spectroscopy. Physica Status Solidi A 214 (2017), p. 1600590/1-8
doi:10.1002/pssa.201600590


Blumröder, U.; Zilk, M.; Hempel, H.; Hoyer, P.; Pertsch, T.; Eichberger, R.; Unold, T.; Nolte, S.: Influence of structure geometry on THz emission from Black Silicon surfaces fabricated by reactive ion etching. Optics Express 25 (2017), p. 6604-6620
doi:10.1364/OE.25.006604
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Bozheyev, F.; Harbauer, K.; Zahn, C.; Friedrich, D.; Ellmer, K.: Highly (001)-textured p-type WSe2 Thin Films as Efficient Large-Area Photocathodes for Solar Hydrogen Evolution. Scientific Reports 7 (2017), p. 16003/1-11
doi:10.1038/s41598-017-16283-8
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Breternitz, J.; Gunder, R.; Hempel, H.; Binet, S.; Ahmet, I.; Schorr, S.: Facile Bulk Synthesis of π-Cubic SnS. Inorganic Chemistry 56 (2017), p. 11455-11457
doi:10.1021/acs.inorgchem.7b01623


Bronneberg, A.; Höhn, C.; Van de Krol, R.: Probing the Interfacial Chemistry of Ultrathin ALD-Grown TiO2 Films: An In-Line XPS Study. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 121 (2017), p. 5531-5538
doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b09468


Bulfin, B.; Vieten, J.; Starr, D.E.; Azarpira, A.; Zachäus, C.; Hävecker, M.; Skorupska, K.; Schmücker, M.; Roeb, M.; Sattler, C.: Redox chemistry of CaMnO3 and Ca0.8Sr0.2MnO3 oxygen storage perovskites. Journal of Materials Chemistry A 5 (2017), p. 7912-7919
doi:10.1039/C7TA00822H


Emmer, H.; Chen, C.T.; Saive, R.; Friedrich, D.; Horie, Y.; Arbabi, A.; Faraon, A.; Atwater, H.A.: Fabrication of Single Crystal Gallium Phosphide Thin Films on Glass. Scientific Reports 7 (2017), p. 4643/1-6
doi:10.1038/s41598-017-05012-w
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Engel, N.; Bokarev, S.; Moguilevski, A.; Raheem, A.; Al-Obaidi, R.; Möhle, T.; Grell, G.; Siefermann, K.; Abel, B.; Aziz, S.; Kühn, O.; Borgwardt, M.; Kiyan, I.; Aziz, E.: Light-induced relaxation dynamics of the ferricyanide ion revisited by ultrafast XUV photoelectron spectroscopy. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 19 (2017), p. 14248-14255
doi:10.1039/c7cp01288h


Favaro, M.; Abdi, F.F.; Lamers, M.; Crumlin, E.J.; Liu, Z.; van de Krol, R.; Starr, D.E.: Light-Induced Surface Reactions at the Bismuth Vanadate/Potassium Phosphate Interface. The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 122 (2017), p. 801-809
doi:10.1021/acs.jpcb.7b06942
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Favaro, M.; Yang, J.; Nappini, S.; Magnano, E.; Toma, F.; Crumlin, E.; Yano, J.; Sharp, I.: Understanding the Oxygen Evolution Reaction Mechanism on CoOx using Operando Ambient-Pressure X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy. Journal of the American Chemical Society 139 (2017), p. 8960-8970
doi:10.1021/jacs.7b03211


Gurudayal, Gurudayal; Peter, Laurence M.; Wong, Lydia H.; Abdi, Fatwa F.: Revealing the Influence of Doping and Surface Treatment on the Surface Carrier Dynamics in Hematite Nanorod Photoanodes. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 9 (2017), p. 41265-41272
doi:10.1021/acsami.7b13263


Hajduk, S.; Berglund, S.; Podlogar, M.; Drazic, G.; Abdi, F.; Orel, Z.; Shalom, M.: Conformal Carbon Nitride Coating as an Efficient Hole Extraction Layer for ZnO Nanowires-Based Photoelectrochemical Cells. Advanced Materials Interfaces 4 (2017), p. 1700924
doi:10.1002/admi.201700924


Hempel, H.; Unold, T.; Eichberger, R.: Measurement of charge carrier mobilities in thin films on metal substrates by reflection time resolved terahertz spectroscopy. Optics Express 25 (2017), p. 17227-17236
doi:10.1364/OE.25.017227
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Hilliard, C.; Baldinozzi, G.; Friedrich, D.; Kressman, S.; Strub, H.; Artero, V.; Laberty-Robert, C.: Correction: Mesoporous thin film WO3 photoanode for photoelectrochemical water splitting: a sol–gel dip coating approach. Sustainable Energy & Fuels 1 (2017), p. 1204
doi:10.1039/C7SE90017A
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Hilliard, S.; Baldinozzi, G.; Friedrich, D.; Kressman, S.; Strub, H.; Artero, V.; Laberty-Robert, C.: Mesoporous thin film WO3 photoanode for photoelectrochemical water splitting: a sol-gel dip coating approach. Sustainable Energy & Fuels 1 (2017), p. 145-153
doi:10.1039/C6SE00001K


Hilliard, S.; Friedrich, D.; Kressman, S.; Strub, H.; Artero, V.; Laberty-Robert, C.: Solar-Water-Splitting BiVO4 Thin-Film Photoanodes Prepared By Using a Sol-Gel Dip-Coating Technique. ChemPhotoChem 1 (2017), p. 273-280
doi:10.1002/cptc.201700003


Irkhina, A.; Levcenko, S.; Hinrichs, V.; Plate, P.; Unold, T.: Metal acetate based synthesis of small-sized Cu2ZnSnS4 nanocrystals: effect of injection temperature and synthesis time. RSC Advances 7 (2017), p. 11752-11760
doi:10.1039/c6ra28588k
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Jang, J.; Friedrich, D.; Müller, S.; Lamers, M.; Hempel, H.; Lardhi, S.; Cao, Z.; Harb, M.; Cavallo, L.; Heller, R.; Eichberger, R.; van de Krol, R.; Abdi, F. F.: Enhancing Charge Carrier Lifetime in Metal Oxide Photoelectrodes through Mild Hydrogen Treatment. Advanced Energy Materials 7 (2017), p. 1701536/1-11
doi:10.1002/aenm.201701536
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Kamimura, J.; Bogdanoff, P.; Abdi, F. F.; Lähnemann, J.; Van de Krol, R.; Riechert, H.; Geelhaar, L.: Photoelectrochemical Properties of GaN Photoanodes with Cobalt Phosphate Catalyst for Solar Water Splitting in Neutral Electrolyte. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 121 (2017), p. 12540-12545
doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b02253


Kamimura, J.; Bogdanoff, P.; Ramsteiner, M.; Corfdir, P.; Feix, F.; Geelhaar, L.; Riechert, H.: p-Type Doping of GaN Nanowires Characterized by Photoelectrochemical Measurements. Nano Letters 17 (2017), p. 1529-1537
doi:10.1021/acs.nanolett.6b04560


Kanduc, M.: Going beyond the standard line tension: Size-dependent contact angles of water nanodroplets. The Journal of Chemical Physics 147 (2017), p. 174701/1-8
doi:10.1063/1.4990741


Kanduc, M.; Moazzami-Gudarzi, M.; Valmacco, V.; Podgornik, R.; Trefalt, G.: Interactions between charged particles with bathing multivalent counterions: experiments vs. dressed ion theory. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 19 (2017), p. 10069-10080
doi:10.1039/c7cp00685c


Kanduc, M.; Netz, R.: Atomistic simulations of wetting properties and water films on hydrophilic surfaces. The Journal of Chemical Physics 146 (2017), p. 164705/1-10
doi:10.1063/1.4979847


Kanduc, M.; Schlaich, A.; De Vries, A.; Jouhet, J.; Maréchal, E.; Demé, B.; Netz, R.; Schneck, E.: Tight cohesion between glycolipid membranes results from balanced water-headgroup interactions. Nature Communications 8 (2017), p. 14899/1-9
doi:10.1038/ncomms14899
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Kim, W.; Moncho-Jordá, A.; Roa, R.; Kanduc, M.; Dzubiella, J.: Cosolute Partitioning in Polymer Networks: Effects of Flexibility and Volume Transitions. Macromolecules 50 (2017), p. 6227-6237
doi:10.1021/acs.macromol.7b01206


Kowalik, B.; Schlaich, A.; Kanduc, M.; Schneck, E.; Netz, R.: Hydration Repulsion Difference between Ordered and Disordered Membranes Due to Cancellation of Membrane-Membrane and Water-Mediated Interactions. Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 8 (2017), p. 2869-2874
doi:10.1021/acs.jpclett.7b00977


Kölbach, M.; Fiechter, S.; van de Krol, R.; Bogdanoff, P.: Evaluation of electrodeposited α-Mn2O3 as a catalyst for the Oxygen Evolution Reaction. Catalysis Today 290 (2017), p. 2-9
doi:10.1016/j.cattod.2017.03.030
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Liu, Y.; Lang, F.; Dittrich, T.; Steigert, A.; Fischer, C.-H.; Köhler, T.; Plate, P.; Rappich, J.; Lux-Steiner, M.Ch.; Schmid, M.: Enhancement of photocurrent in an ultra-thin perovskite solar cell by Ag nanoparticles deposited at low temperature. RSC Advances 7 (2017), p. 1206-1214
doi:10.1039/c6ra25149h
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Liu, Y.; Plate, P.; Hinrichs, V.; Köhler, T.; Song, M.; Manley, P.; Schmid, M.; Bartsch, P.; Fiechter, S.; Lux-Steiner, M.Ch.; Fischer, C.H.: Size and density controlled deposition of Ag nanoparticle films by a novel low temperature spray chemical vapour deposition method – research into mechanism, particle growth and optical simulation. Journal of Nanoparticle Research 19 (2017), p. 141/1-15
doi:10.1007/s11051-017-3834-6
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May, M.M.; Lackner, D.; Ohlmann, J.; Dimroth, F.; van de Krol, R.; Hannappel, T.; Schwarzburg, K.: On the benchmarking of multi-junction photoelectrochemical fuel generating devices. Sustainable Energy & Fuels 1 (2017), p. 492-503
doi:10.1039/C6SE00083E


Pfrommer, J.; Azarpira, A.; Steigert, A.; Olech, K.; Menezes, P.W.; Felix Duarte, R.; Liao, X.; Wilks, R.G.; Bär, M.; Schedel-Niedrig, T.; Driess, M.: Active and Stable Nickel-Based Electrocatalysts Based on the ZnO:Ni System for Water Oxidation in Alkaline Media. ChemCatChem 9 (2017), p. 672-676
doi:10.1002/cctc.201600922


Prévot, M.; Jeanbourquin, X.; Bourée, W.; Abdi, F.; Friedrich, D.; Van de Krol, R.; Guijarro, N.; Le Formal, F.; Sivula, K.: Evaluating Charge Carrier Transport and Surface States in CuFeO2 Photocathodes. Chemistry of Materials 29 (2017), p. 4952-4962
doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.7b01284


Rüdiger, C.; Favaro, M.; Valero-Vidal, C.; Calvillo, L.; Bozzolo, N.; Jacomet, S.; Hein, J.; Gregoratti, L.; Agnoli, S.; Granozzi, G.; Kunze-Liebhäuser, J.: Substrate Grain-Dependent Chemistry of Carburized Planar Anodic TiO2on Polycrystalline Ti. ACS Omega 2 (2017), p. 631-640
doi:10.1021/acsomega.6b00472
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Rüdiger, C.; Valero-Vidal, C.; Favaro, M.; Agnoli, S.; Granozzi, G.; Kunze-Liebhäuser, J.: Effect of Air-Aging on the Electrochemical Characteristics of TiOxCy Films for Electrocatalysis Applications. ChemElectroChem 4 (2017), p. 3100-3109
doi:10.1002/celc.201700912


Schmid, M.; Yin, G.; Song, A.; Duan, S.; Heidmann, B.; Sancho-Martinez, D.; Kämmer, S.; Köhler, T.; Manley, P.; Lux-Steiner, M.: Concentrating light in Cu(In,Ga)Se2 solar cells. Journal of Photonics for Energy 7 (2017), p. 018001/1-8
doi:10.1117/1.JPE.7.018001
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Shin, J.; Cherstvy, A.; Kim, W.; Zaburdaev, V.: Elasticity-based polymer sorting in active fluids: a Brownian dynamics study. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 19 (2017), p. 18338-18347
doi:10.1039/c7cp02947k
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Siek, F.; Neb, S.; Bartz, P.; Hensen, M.; Strübner, C.; Fiechter, S.; Torrent Sucarrat, M.; Silkin, V.M.; Krasovskii, E.E.; Kabachnik, N.M.; Fritzsche, S.; Diéz Muino, R.; Echenique, P.M.; Kazansky, A.K.; Müller, N.; Pfeiffer, W.; Heinzmann, U.: Angular momentum induced delays in solid state photoemission enhanced by intra-atomic interactions. Science 357 (2017), p. 1274-1277
doi:10.1126/science.aam9598


Starr, D.; Favaro, M.; Abdi, F. F.; Bluhm, H.; Crumlin, E.; van de Krol, R.: Combined soft and hard X-ray ambient pressure photoelectron spectroscopy studies of semiconductor/electrolyte interfaces. Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena 221 (2017), p. 106-115
doi:10.1016/j.elspec.2017.05.003
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Toma, F. M.; Kudo, A.; van de Krol, R.; Wang, L.: Addressing the Key Aspects of Photoelectrocatalytic Systems for Solar Fuel Production. ACS Energy Letters 2 (2017), p. 2725-2726
doi:10.1021/acsenergylett.7b01079


Velasco-Velez, J.-J.; Hävecker, M.; Knop-Gericke, A.; Schwanke, C.; Xi, L.; Lange, K.M.; Xiao, J.; Tesch, M.; Golnak, R.; Petit, T.; Puskar, L.; Schade, U.; Borgwardt, M.; Kiyan, I.; Seidel, R.; Aziz, E.F.: Multiscale Photon-Based In-Situ and Operando Spectroscopies in Time and Energy Landscapes. Synchrotron Radiation News 30 (2017), p. 14-19
doi:10.1080/08940886.2017.1289800
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Wang, F.; Chemseddine, A.; Abdi, F. F.; Van de Krol, R.; Berglund, S. P.: Spray pyrolysis of CuBi2O4 photocathodes: improved solution chemistry for highly homogeneous thin films. Journal of Materials Chemistry A 5 (2017), p. 12838-12847
doi:10.1039/c7ta03009f


Wang, F.; Septina, W.; Chemseddine, A.; Abdi, F. F.; Friedrich, D.; Bogdanoff, P.; Van de Krol, R.; Tilley, S.; Berglund, S.: Gradient Self-Doped CuBi2O4 with Highly Improved Charge Separation Efficiency. Journal of the American Chemical Society 139 (2017), p. 15094-15103
doi:10.1021/jacs.7b07847
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Wang, Fuxian: Multinary Metal Oxides for Solar Water Splitting: Towards High Efficiency and High Stability = Multinäre Metalloxide zur solaren Wasserspaltung: auf dem Weg zu hoher Effizienz und hoher Stabilität. , 2017
Technischen Universität Berlin
doi:10.14279/depositonce-6580
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Wang, Fuxian: Multinary Metal Oxides for Solar water Splitting: Towards High Efficiency and High Stability. , 2017
Technische Universität Berlin
https://depositonce.tu-berlin.de/handle/11303/7307
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Weise, M.; Seeger, S.; Harbauer, K.; Welzel, T.; Ellmer, K.: A multifunctional plasma and deposition sensor for the characterization of plasma sources for film deposition and etching. Journal of Applied Physics 122 (2017), p. 044503/1-9
doi:10.1063/1.4995278


Welch, A.W.; Baranowski, L.L.; Peng, H.; Hempel, H.; Eichberger, R.; Unold, T.; Lany, S.; Wolden, C.; Zakutayev, A.: Trade-Offs in Thin Film Solar Cells with Layered Chalcostibite Photovoltaic Absorbers. Advanced Energy Materials 7 (2017), p. 1601935/1-7
doi:10.1002/aenm.201601935


Wendler, E.; Bischoff, M.; Schmidt, E.; Schrempel, F.; Ellmer, K.; Kanis, M.; van de Krol, R.: Ion beam modification of single crystalline BiVO4. Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research B 409 (2017), p. 133-137
doi:10.1016/j.nimb.2017.03.069


Xi, L.; Schwanke, C.; Xiao, J.; Abdi, F.F.; Zaharieva, I.; Lange, K.M.: In Situ L-Edge XAS Study of a Manganese Oxide Water Oxidation Catalyst. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 121 (2017), p. 12003-12009
doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b02331


Xi, L.; Schwanke, C.; Zhou, D.; Drevon, D.; van de Krol, R.; Lange, K.M.: In situ XAS study of CoBi modified hematite photoanodes. Dalton Transactions 46 (2017), p. 15719-15726
doi:10.1039/C7DT02647A
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Xi, L.; Wang, F.; Schwanke, C.; Abdi, F.F.; Golnak, R.; Fiechter, S.; Ellmer, K.; van de Krol, R.; Lange, K.M.: In Situ Structural Study of MnPi-Modified BiVO4 Photoanodes by Soft X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 121 (2017), p. 19668-19676
doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b06459
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Zachäus, C.; Abdi, F. F.; Peter, L.; Van de Krol, R.: Photocurrent of BiVO4 is limited by surface recombination, not surface catalysis. Chemical Science 8 (2017), p. 3712-3719
doi:10.1039/c7sc00363c
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Zhao, W.; Steidl, M.; Paszuk, A.; Brückner, S.; Dobrich, A.; Supplie, O.; Kleinschmidt, P.; Hannappel, T.: Analysis of the Si(111) surface prepared in chemical vapor ambient for subsequent III-V heteroepitaxy. Applied Surface Science 392 (2017), p. 1043-1048
doi:10.1016/j.apsusc.2016.09.081


van de Krol, R.; Parkinson, B.A.: Perspectives on the Photoelectrochemical Storage of Solar Energy. MRS Energy & Sustainability 4 (2017), p. E13/1-11
doi:10.1557/mre.2017.15
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