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Braun, A.; Bora, D. K.; Lauterbach, L.; Lettau, E.; Wang, H.; Cramer, S. P.; Yang, F.; Guo, J. From inert gas to fertilizer, fuel and fine chemicals: N2 reduction and fixation. Catal. Today 2022, 387, 186-196. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cattod.2021.04.020
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Drdova, S.; Giannakou, M.; Jiang, F.; Lin, L.; Sivaraman, D.; Toth, R.; Graule, T.; Braun, A.; Ilavsky, J.; Kuzmenko, I.; et al. Aerosol-assisted deposition for TiO2 immobilization on photocatalytic fibrous filters for VOC degradation. Front. Chem. 2022, 10, 887431 (17 pp.). https://doi.org/10.3389/fchem.2022.887431
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Du, P.; Li, N.; Ling, X.; Fan, Z.; Braun, A.; Yang, W.; Chen, Q.; Yelon, A. Optimizing the proton conductivity with the isokinetic temperature in perovskite-type proton conductors according to Meyer–Neldel rule. Adv. Energy Mater. 2022, 12 (5), 2102939 (8 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1002/aenm.202102939
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Erat, S.; Braun, A.; Çetinkaya, S.; Yildirimcan, S.; Kasapoğlu, A. E.; Gür, E.; Harputlu, E.; Ocakoglu, K. Solution-processable growth and characterization of dandelion-like zno:B microflower structures. Crystals 2022, 12 (1), 11 (21 pp.). https://doi.org/10.3390/cryst12010011
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Luo, Y.; Wu, Y.; Braun, A.; Huang, C.; Li, Xyan; Menon, C.; Chu, P. K. Defect engineering to tailor metal vacancies in 2D conductive metal-organic frameworks: an example in electrochemical sensing. ACS Nano 2022, 16 (12), 20820-20830. https://doi.org/10.1021/acsnano.2c08097
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Saleem, M. S.; Chen, Q.; Shepelin, N. A.; Dolabella, S.; Rossell, M. D.; Zhang, X.; Kronawitter, C. X.; La Mattina, F.; Braun, A. The role of strain in proton conduction in multi-oriented BaZr0.9Y0.1O3-δ thin film. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2022, 14 (50), 55915-55924. https://doi.org/10.1021/acsami.2c12657
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Zhao, Z.; Ling, X.; El Gabaly, F.; Grass, M.; Jabeen, N.; Jones, D.; Liu, Z.; Mun, B. S.; Braun, A.; Chen, Q. Observation of potential-induced hydration on the surface of ceramic proton conductors using in situ near-ambient pressure X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy. J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2022, 13 (13), 2928-2933. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.jpclett.2c00114
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Braun, A.; Toth, R. Circular economy: national and global policy—overview. Clean Technol. Environ. Policy 2021, 23, 301-304. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10098-020-01988-8
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Braun, A.; Toth, R.; Erat, S. Solar energy and the circular economy: an introduction. MRS Energy Sustain. 2021, 8, 1-2. https://doi.org/10.1557/s43581-021-00003-x
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Erat, S.; Ozkendir, O. M.; Yildirimcan, S.; Gunaydin, S.; Harfouche, M.; Demir, B.; Braun, A. Study on crystallographic and electronic structure of micrometre-scale ZnO and ZnO:B rods via X-ray absorption fine-structure spectroscopy. J. Synchrotron Radiat. 2021, 28, 448-454. https://doi.org/10.1107/S1600577520015866
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Hu, Y.; Boudoire, F.; Mayer, M. T.; Yoon, S.; Graetzel, M.; Braun, A. Function and electronic structure of the SnO2 buffer layer between the α-Fe2O3 water oxidation photoelectrode and the transparent conducting oxide current collector. J. Phys. Chem. C 2021, 125 (17), 9158-9168. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.jpcc.1c01809
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Simfukwe, J.; Mapasha, R. E.; Braun, A.; Diale, M. Ab initio studies of bimetallic-doped {0001} hematite surface for enhanced photoelectrochemical water splitting. Catalysts 2021, 11 (8), 940 (13 pp.). https://doi.org/10.3390/catal11080940
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Wang, H.; Braun, A.; Cramer, S. P.; Gee, L. B.; Yoda, Y. Nuclear resonance vibrational spectroscopy: a modern tool to pinpoint site-specific cooperative processes. Crystals 2021, 11 (8), 909 (44 pp.). https://doi.org/10.3390/cryst11080909
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Zhang, Y.; Huang, Y.; Zhu, S. ‐S.; Liu, Y. ‐Y.; Zhang, X.; Wang, J. ‐J.; Braun, A. Covalent S-O bonding enables enhanced photoelectrochemical performance of Cu2S/Fe2O3 heterojunction for water splitting. Small 2021, 17 (30), 2100320 (9 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1002/smll.202100320
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Zhu, S. S.; Zhang, Y.; Zou, Y.; Guo, S. Y.; Liu, H.; Wang, J. J.; Braun, A. Cu2S/BiVO4 heterostructure photoanode with extended wavelength range for efficient water splitting. J. Phys. Chem. C 2021, 125 (29), 15890-15898. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.jpcc.1c02964
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Braun, A. Quantum electrodynamics of photosynthesis. Mathematical description of light, life and matter; De Gruyter STEM; De Gruyter: Berlin, 2020; 450 p. https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110629941
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Du, P.; Chen, Q.; Fan, Z.; Pan, H.; Haibach, F. G.; Gomez, M. A.; Braun, A. Cooperative origin of proton pair diffusivity in yttrium substituted barium zirconate. Commun. Phys. 2020, 3, 200 (9 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1038/s42005-020-00464-5
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Simfukwe, J.; Mapasha, R. E.; Braun, A.; Diale, M. Exploring the stability and electronic properties of Zn-doped hematite surfaces for photoelectrochemical water splitting. J. Phys. Chem. Solids 2020, 136, 109159 (9 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpcs.2019.109159
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Timrov, I.; Agrawal, P.; Zhang, X.; Erat, S.; Liu, R.; Braun, A.; Cococcioni, M.; Calandra, M.; Marzari, N.; Passerone, D. Electronic structure of pristine and Ni-substituted LaFeO3 from near edge x-ray absorption fine structure experiments and first-principles simulations. Phys. Rev. Res. 2020, 2 (3), 033265 (16 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevResearch.2.033265
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Braun, A. Electrochemical energy systems. Foundations, energy storage and conversion; De Gruyter Textbook; De Gruyter: Berlin, Boston, 2019; 654 p. https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110561838
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Braun, A.; Chen, Q.; Yelon, A. Hole and protonic polarons in perovskites. Chimia 2019, 73 (11), 936-942. https://doi.org/10.2533/chimia.2019.936
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Braun, A.; Toth, R. Swiss stakeholder workshop for the SUNRISE H2020 FET-flagship project. Chimia 2019, 73 (11), 952-956. https://doi.org/10.2533/chimia.2019.952
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Braun, A. Von der Nordsee bis Venedig. Mit Wasserstoff und Brennstoffzelle Europa "erfahren". Eine "Auto"-Biographie.; Dr. Artur Braun: sine loco, 2019; 373 p.
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Madiba, I. G.; Émond, N.; Chaker, M.; Khanyile, B. S.; Tadadjeu, S. I.; Zolliker, P.; Izerrouken, M.; Matinise, N.; Braun, A.; Nkosi, M.; et al. Effect of neutron irradiation on the structural, electrical and optical properties evolution of RPLD VO2 films. Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res. B 2019, 443, 25-30. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nimb.2019.01.039
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Braun, A. "Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image": some remarks on x-ray scattering and materials science. Microsc. Microanal. 2018, 24 (S2), 526-528. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1431927618014848
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Braun, A. In situ photoelectron spectroscopy. In Encyclopedia of interfacial chemistry: surface science and electrochemistry; Wandelt, K., Ed.; Elsevier, 2018; pp 264-279. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-409547-2.13291-3
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Chen, X.; Sharp, I. D.; Cao, R.; Zheng, Y.; Zhao, C.; Braun, A. Introduction. J. Mater. Res. 2018, 33 (5), 517-518. https://doi.org/10.1557/jmr.2018.40
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Flak, D.; Chen, Q.; Simon Mun, B.; Liu, Z.; Rękas, M.; Braun, A. In situ ambient pressure XPS observation of surface chemistry and electronic structure of α-Fe2 O3 and γ-Fe2 O3 nanoparticles. Appl. Surf. Sci. 2018, 455, 1019-1028. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apsusc.2018.06.002
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Maabong, K.; Machatine, A. G. J.; Mwankemwa, B. S.; Braun, A.; Bora, D. K.; Toth, R.; Diale, M. Nanostructured hematite thin films for photoelectrochemical water splitting. Physica B 2018, 535, 67-71. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physb.2017.06.054
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Madiba, I. G.; Braun, A.; Émond, N.; Chaker, M.; Tadadjeu, S. I.; Khanyile, B. S.; Maaza, M. Resonant photoemission spectroscopy of gamma irradiated VO2 films. MRS Adv. 2018, 3 (42-43), 2499-2503. https://doi.org/10.1557/adv.2018.356
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Simfukwe, J.; Mapasha, R. E.; Braun, A.; Diale, M. Density functional theory study of Cu doped {0001} and {01ī2} surfaces of hematite for water splitting. MRS Adv. 2018, 3 (13), 669-678. https://doi.org/10.1557/adv.2018.180
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Čejková, J.; Tóth, R.; Braun, A.; Branicki, M.; Ueyama, D.; Lagzi, I. Shortest path finding in mazes by active and passive particles. In Shortest path solvers. From software to wetware; Adamatzky, A., Ed.; Emergence, complexity and computation, Vol. 32; Springer: Cham, 2018; pp 401-408. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-77510-4_15
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Bora, D. K.; Müller, U.; Constable, E. C.; Braun, A. Highly electrochemically stable morphology of mesoscale Co3O4 flowerlike oriented aggregate (FLOA) for electrocatalytic water splitting. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2017, 164 (7), H526-H536. https://doi.org/10.1149/2.1451707jes
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Braun, A.; Chen, Q. Experimental neutron scattering evidence for proton polaron in hydrated metal oxide proton conductors. Nat. Commun. 2017, 8, 15830 (8 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1038/ncomms15830
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Braun, A.; Maabong, K.; Diale, M. M.; Toth, R. Hydrogen production with holes: what we learn from operando studies. SPIE Newsroom, 2017, p (4 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1117/2.1201704.006793
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Braun, A.; Diale, M.; Malherbe, J. B.; Braun, M. Introduction. J. Mater. Res. 2017, 32 (21), 3921-3923. https://doi.org/10.1557/jmr.2017.426
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Braun, A. X-ray studies on electrochemical systems. Synchrotron methods for energy materials; De Gruyter Textbook; De Gruyter: Berlin, 2017; 492 p. https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110427882
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Chen, Q.; Braun, A. Protons and the hydrogen economy. MRS Energy Sustain. 2017, 4, E14 (4 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1557/mre.2017.16
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Hu, Y. Defects on surface and interface for photoelectrochemical properties of hematite photoanodes. Doctoral dissertation, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, 2017, 113 p. https://doi.org/10.5075/epfl-thesis-7566
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Madiba, I. G.; Émond, N.; Chaker, M.; Thema, F. T.; Tadadjeu, S. I.; Muller, U.; Zolliker, P.; Braun, A.; Kotsedi, L.; Maaza, M. Effects of gamma irradiations on reactive pulsed laser deposited vanadium dioxide thin films. Appl. Surf. Sci. 2017, 411, 271-278. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apsusc.2017.03.131
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Moore, G. J. Charge carrier dynamics in semiconductor-electrolyte interface of hematite based per water-splitting cell. Master thesis, 2017, 115 p.
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Norton, B.; Balick, M.; Hobday, R.; Fournier, C.; Scartezzini, J. L.; Solt, J.; Braun, A. Daylight: contexts and concepts. In Changing perspectives on daylight: science, technology, and culture; Sander, S., Oberst, J., Eds.; American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS): Washington DC, 2017; pp 4-8. http://www.sciencemag.org/collections/changing-perspectives-daylight-science-technology-and-culture
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Schrantz, K.; Wyss, P. P.; Ihssen, J.; Toth, R.; Bora, D. K.; Vitol, E. A.; Rozhkova, E. A.; Pieles, U.; Thöny-Meyer, L.; Braun, A. Hematite photoanode co-functionalized with self-assembling melanin and C-phycocyanin for solar water splitting at neutral pH. Catal. Today 2017, 284, 44-51. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cattod.2016.10.025
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Braun, A. Chapter 1: Structure and Transport Properties in Ceramic Fuel Cells (SOFC), Components, and Materials. In Structural Characterization Techniques: Advances and Applications in Clean Energy; Malavasi, L., Ed.; Pan Stanford, 2016; pp 1-57.
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Braun, A.; Diale, M.; Huthwelker, T.; van Bokhoven, J. A. International exploratory workshop on catalysis, photoelectrochemistry, and X-ray spectroscopy for renewable energy. Synchrotron Radiation News, 2016, pp 14-16. https://doi.org/10.1080/08940886.2016.1124677
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Braun, A.; Gaillard, N.; Miller, E. L.; Wang, H. Introduction. J. Mater. Res. 2016, 31 (11), 1545-1546. https://doi.org/10.1557/jmr.2016.222
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Braun, A.; Diale, M. M.; Maabong, K. D.; Toth, R. Safe and decentralised hydrogen fuel production and storage for residential building and mobility applications. In Proceedings of the 6th international disaster and risk conference. IDRC Davos 2016. Extended abstracts collection, presented at the 6th International disaster and risk conference, IDRC 2016. Integrative risk managmenet - towards resilient cities, Davos, Switzerland, August 28 - September 1, 2016; Stal, M., Sigrist, D., Wahlen, S., Portmann, P., Glover, J., Bernabe, N., Moy de Vitry, D., Ammann, W. J., Eds.; IDRC conference proceedings; Global Risk Forum GRF Davos: Davos, Switzerland, 2016; pp 102-105.
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Braun, A.; Hu, Y.; Boudoire, F.; Bora, D. K.; Sarma, D. D.; Grätzel, M.; Eggleston, C. M. The electronic, chemical and electrocatalytic processes and intermediates on iron oxide surfaces during photoelectrochemical water splitting. Catal. Today 2016, 260, 72-81. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cattod.2015.07.024
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Gędziorowski, B.; Tobola, J.; Braun, A.; Molenda, J. Impact of crystal structure singularity on transport and electrochemical properties of Lix(LiyFezV1−yz )O2 — electrode material for lithium batteries. Funct. Mater. Lett. 2016, 9 (4), 1641006 (12 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1142/S179360471641006X
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Hu, Y.; Boudoire, F.; Herrmann-Geppert, I.; Bogdanoff, P.; Tsekouras, G.; Mun, B. S.; Fortunato, G.; Graetzel, M.; Braun, A. Molecular origin and electrochemical influence of capacitive surface states on iron oxide photoanodes. J. Phys. Chem. C 2016, 120 (6), 3250-3258. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b08013
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Maabong, K.; Hu, Y.; Braun, A.; Machatine, A. G. J.; Diale, M. Influence of anodization time on the surface modifications on α-Fe2O3 photoanode upon anodization. J. Mater. Res. 2016, 31 (11), 1580-1587. https://doi.org/10.1557/jmr.2016.53
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Maabong, K.; Machatine, A. G.; Hu, Y.; Braun, A.; Nambala, F. J.; Diale, M. Morphology, structural and optical properties of iron oxide thin film photoanodes in photoelectrochemical cell: effect of electrochemical oxidation. Physica B 2016, 480, 91-94. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physb.2015.08.010
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Suzuno, K.; Ueyama, D.; Branicki, M.; Tóth, R.; Braun, A.; Lagzi, I. Marangoni Flow Driven Maze Solving. In Advances in unconventional computing; Adamatzky, A., Ed.; Emergence, Complexity and Computation, Vol. 23; Springer: Cham, Switzerland, 2016; pp 237-243. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-33921-4_10
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Tóth, R.; Walliser, R. M.; Murray, N. S.; Bora, D. K.; Braun, A.; Fortunato, G.; Housecroft, C. E.; Constable, E. C. A self-assembled, multicomponent water oxidation device. Chem. Commun. 2016, 52 (14), 2940-2943. https://doi.org/10.1039/c5cc09556e
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Tóth, R.; Walliser, R. M.; Lagzi, I.; Boudoire, F.; Düggelin, M.; Braun, A.; Housecroft, C. E.; Constable, E. C. Probing the mystery of Liesegang band formation: revealing the origin of self-organized dual-frequency micro and nanoparticle arrays. Soft Matter 2016, 12 (40), 8367-8374. https://doi.org/10.1039/C6SM01564F
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Walliser, R. M.; Tóth, R.; Lagzi, I.; Mathys, D.; Marot, L.; Braun, A.; Housecroft, C. E.; Constable, E. C. Understanding the formation of aligned, linear arrays of Ag nanoparticles. RSC Adv. 2016, 6 (34), 28388-28392. https://doi.org/10.1039/C6RA04194A
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Wang, J. J.; Hu, Y.; Toth, R.; Fortunato, G.; Braun, A. A facile nonpolar organic solution process of a nanostructured hematite photoanode with high efficiency and stability for water splitting. J. Mater. Chem. A 2016, 4 (8), 2821-2825. https://doi.org/10.1039/C5TA06439B
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Bora, D. K.; Braun, A. Assessment of the electronic structure of solar water splitting photo-electrodes with X-ray and electron spectroscopy. In From molecules to materials: pathways to artificial photosynthesis; Rozhkova, E. A., Ariga, K., Eds.; Springer: Berlin, 2015; pp 297-321. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-13800-8_11
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Bora, D. K.; Braun, A.; Gajda-Schrantz, K. Solar Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting with Bioconjugate and Bio-Hybrid Electrodes. In From molecules to materials: pathways to artificial photosynthesis; Rozhkova, E. A., Ariga, K., Eds.; Springer: Berlin, 2015; pp 125-147. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-13800-8_5
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Boudoire, F. Self-assembled photonic mesostructures for water splitting photoanodes. Doctoral dissertation, University of Basel, Basel, 2015, 117 p. http://edoc.unibas.ch/36693/
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Braun, A.; Boudoire, F.; Bora, D. K.; Faccio, G.; Hu, Y.; Kroll, A.; Mun, B. S.; Wilson, S. T. Biological components and bioelectronic interfaces of water splitting photoelectrodes for solar hydrogen production. Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21 (11), 4188-4199. https://doi.org/10.1002/chem.201405123
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Braun, A.; Nordlund, D.; Song, S. W.; Huang, T. W.; Sokaras, D.; Liu, X.; Yang, W.; Weng, T. C.; Liu, Z. Hard X-rays in–Soft X-rays out: an operando piggyback view deep into a charging lithium ion battery with X-ray Raman spectroscopy. J. Electron Spectrosc. Relat. Phenom. 2015, 200, 257-263. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.elspec.2015.03.005
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Braun, A. Just for us? J. Synchrotron Radiat. 2015, 22 (5), 1327-1328. https://doi.org/10.1107/S1600577515013818
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Braun, A.; Toth, R.; Lagzi, I. Künstliche Intelligenz aus dem Chemiereaktor. Nachr. Chem. 2015, 63 (4), 445-446. https://doi.org/10.1002/nadc.201590132
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Braun, A. Protonen auf die Sprünge helfen. Keramische Protonenleiter als Festelektrolyte für Mikro-BZ. Hzwei, Magazin für Wasserstoff und Brennstoffzellen, 2015, pp 40-41.
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Chan, C. K.; Tüysüz, H.; Braun, A.; Ranjan, C.; La Mantia, F.; Miller, B. K.; Zhang, L.; Crozier, P. A.; Haber, J. A.; Gregoire, J. M.; et al. Advanced and in situ analytical methods for solar fuel materials. In Solar energy for fuels; Topics in Current Chemistry, Vol. 371; Springer, 2015; pp 253-324. https://doi.org/10.1007/128_2015_650
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Chen, Q.; Braun, A. Elucidating the biography of a proton in a proton conductor with neutrons and X-rays. Swiss Neutron News, 2015, pp 14-22. https://sgn.web.psi.ch/sgn/snn.html
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Faccio, G.; Gajda-Schrantz, K.; Ihssen, J.; Boudoire, F.; Hu, Y.; Mun, B. S.; Bora, D. K.; Thöny-Meyer, L.; Braun, A. Charge transfer between photosynthetic proteins and hematite in bio-hybrid photoelectrodes for solar water splitting cells. Nano Converg. 2015, 2, 9 (11 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1186/s40580-014-0040-4
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Kulka, A.; Świerczek, K.; Walczak, K.; Braun, A.; Molenda, J. Correlation between transport properties and lithium extraction/insertion mechanism in Fe-site substituted phosphoolivine. Solid State Ionics 2015, 288, 184-192. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ssi.2016.01.034
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Kulka, A.; Braun, A.; Huang, T. W.; Wolska, A.; Klepka, M. T.; Szewczyk, A.; Baster, D.; Zając, W.; Świerczek, K.; Molenda, J. Evidence for Al doping in lithium sublattice of LiFePO4. Solid State Ionics 2015, 270, 33-38. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ssi.2014.12.004
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Lovass, P.; Branicki, M.; Tóth, R.; Braun, A.; Suzuno, K.; Ueyama, D.; Lagzi, I. Maze solving using temperature-induced Marangoni flow. RSC Adv. 2015, 5 (60), 48563-48568. https://doi.org/10.1039/C5RA08207B
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Molenda, J.; Baster, D.; Milewska, A.; Świerczek, K.; Bora, D. K.; Braun, A.; Tobola, J. Electronic origin of difference in discharge curve between LixCoO2 and NaxCoO2 cathodes. Solid State Ionics 2015, 271, 15-27. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ssi.2014.09.032
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Tsekouras, G.; Boudoire, F.; Pal, B.; Vondráček, M.; Prince, K. C.; Sarma, D. D.; Braun, A. Electronic structure origin of conductivity and oxygen reduction activity changes in low-level Cr-substituted (La,Sr)MnO3. J. Chem. Phys. 2015, 143 (11), 114705 (7 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4931033
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Walliser, R. M.; Boudoire, F.; Orosz, E.; Tóth, R.; Braun, A.; Constable, E. C.; Rácz, Z.; Lagzi, I. Growth of nanoparticles and microparticles by controlled reaction-diffusion processes. Langmuir 2015, 31 (5), 1828-1834. https://doi.org/10.1021/la504123k
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Allen, A. J.; Ilavsky, J.; Jemian, P. R.; Braun, A. Evolution of electrochemical interfaces in solid oxide fuel cells (SOFC): a Ni and Zr resonant anomalous ultra-small-angle X-ray scattering study with elemental and spatial resolution across the cell assembly. RSC Adv. 2014, 4 (9), 4676-4690. https://doi.org/10.1039/C3RA46886K
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Bora, D. K.; Braun, A. Solution processed transparent nanoparticulate ZnO thin film electrode for photoelectrochemical water oxidation. RSC Adv. 2014, 4 (45), 23562-23570. https://doi.org/10.1039/C4RA00993B
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Boudoire, F.; Toth, R.; Heier, J.; Braun, A.; Constable, E. C. Hematite nanostructuring using electrohydrodynamic lithography. Appl. Surf. Sci. 2014, 305, 62-66. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apsusc.2014.02.161
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Boudoire, F.; Toth, R.; Heier, J.; Braun, A.; Constable, E. C. Photonic light trapping in self-organized all-oxide microspheroids impacts photoelectrochemical water splitting. Energy Environ. Sci. 2014, 7 (8), 2680-2688. https://doi.org/10.1039/C4EE00380B
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Braun, A.; Embs, J. P.; Remhof, A. 2013 ESS science symposium: neutrons for future energy strategies. Neutron News 2014, 25 (1), 6-7. https://doi.org/10.1080/10448632.2014.870430
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Braun, A.; Boudoire, F. Photoelektroden für solaren Wasserstoff. Tricks und Kniffe von der Natur abgeschaut. Hzwei, Magazin für Wasserstoff und Brennstoffzellen, 2014, pp 14-15.
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Ihssen, J.; Braun, A.; Faccio, G.; Gajda-Schrantz, K.; Thöny-Meyer, L. Light harvesting proteins for solar fuel generation in bioengineered photoelectrochemical cells. Curr. Protein Pept. Sci. 2014, 15 (4), 374-384. https://doi.org/10.2174/1389203715666140327105530
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Milewska, A.; Świerczek, K.; Tobola, J.; Boudoire, F.; Hu, Y.; Bora, D. K.; Mun, B. S.; Braun, A.; Molenda, J. The nature of the nonmetal–metal transition in LixCoO2 oxide. Solid State Ionics 2014, 263, 110-118. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ssi.2014.05.011
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Suzuno, K.; Ueyama, D.; Branicki, M.; Tóth, R.; Braun, A.; Lagzi, I. Maze solving using fatty acid chemistry. Langmuir 2014, 30 (31), 9251-9255. https://doi.org/10.1021/la5018467
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Tsekouras, G.; Braun, A. Conductivity and oxygen reduction activity changes in lanthanum strontium manganite upon low-level chromium substitution. Solid State Ionics 2014, 266, 19-24. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ssi.2014.08.006
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Beni, A.; Braun, A.; Huthwelker, T.; Van Bokhoven, J. Exploratory workshop on soft X-rays and electrochemical energy storage and converters. Synchrotron Radiation News, 2013, pp 36-38. https://doi.org/10.1080/08940886.2013.832590
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Bora, D. K.; Braun, A.; Constable, E. C. "In rust we trust". Hematite - the prospective inorganic backbone for artificial photosynthesis. Energy Environ. Sci. 2013, 6 (2), 407-425. https://doi.org/10.1039/C2EE23668K
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Bora, D. K.; Hu, Y.; Thiess, S.; Erat, S.; Feng, X.; Mukherjee, S.; Fortunato, G.; Gaillard, N.; Toth, R.; Gajda-Schrantz, K.; et al. Between photocatalysis and photosynthesis: synchrotron spectroscopy methods on molecules and materials for solar hydrogen generation. J. Electron Spectrosc. Relat. Phenom. 2013, 190 (art A), 93-105. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.elspec.2012.11.009
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Bora, D. K.; Braun, A.; Erni, R.; Müller, U.; Döbeli, M.; Constable, E. C. Hematite–NiO/α-Ni(OH)2 heterostructure photoanode with high electrocatalytic current density and charge storage capacity. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2013, 15 (30), 12648-12659. https://doi.org/10.1039/c3cp52179f
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Chen, Q.; El Gabaly, F.; Aksoy Akgul, F.; Liu, Z.; Mun, B. S.; Yamaguchi, S.; Braun, A. Observation of oxygen vacancy filling under water vapor in ceramic proton conductors in situ with ambient pressure XPS. Chem. Mater. 2013, 25 (23), 4690-4696. https://doi.org/10.1021/cm401977p
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Chen, Q.; Banyte, J.; Zhang, X.; Braun, A. Proton diffusivity in spark plasma Sintered BaCe0.8Y0.2O3 - δ : in-situ combination of quasi-elastic neutron scattering and impedance spectroscopy. Solid State Ionics 2013, 252, 2-6. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ssi.2013.05.009
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Flak, D.; Braun, A.; Rękas, M. Correlation of electronic structure and transport properties of FSS-prepared Ti-Substituted Fe2O3 nanoparticles for gas sensing. In Reactivity of solids; Przybylski, K., Ed.; Ceramika/ceramics, Vol. 115; Polish Ceramic Society: Kraków, 2013; pp 325-335. https://bpp.agh.edu.pl/autor/dziubaniuk-malgorzata-06501
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Flak, D.; Braun, A.; Vollmer, A.; Rekas, M. Effect of the titania substitution on the electronic structure and transport properties of FSS-made Fe2O3 nanoparticles for hydrogen sensing. Sens. Actuators B 2013, 187, 347-355. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.snb.2012.12.038
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Flak, D. K. New metal oxide nanoparticles for gas sensors. Doctoral dissertation, 2013, 159 p.
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Flak, D.; Braun, A.; Mun, B. S.; Park, J. B.; Parlinska-Wojtan, M.; Graule, T.; Rekas, M. Spectroscopic assessment of the role of hydrogen in surface defects, in the electronic structure and transport properties of TiO2, ZnO and SnO2 nanoparticles. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2013, 15 (5), 1417-1430. https://doi.org/10.1039/C2CP42601C
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Gaillard, N.; Chang, Y.; DeAngelis, A.; Higgins, S.; Braun, A. A nanocomposite photoelectrode made of 2.2 eV band gap copper tungstate (CuWO4) and multi-wall carbon nanotubes for solar-assisted water splitting. Int. J. Hydrog. Energy 2013, 38 (8), 3166-3176. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2012.12.104
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Gajda-Schrantz, K.; Tymen, S.; Boudoire, F.; Toth, R.; Bora, D. K.; Calvet, W.; Grätzel, M.; Constable, E. C.; Braun, A. Formation of an electron hole doped film in the α-Fe2O3 photoanode upon electrochemical oxidation. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2013, 15 (5), 1443-1451. https://doi.org/10.1039/c2cp42597a
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Hu, Y.; Bora, D. K.; Boudoire, F.; Häussler, F.; Graetzel, M.; Constable, E. C.; Braun, A. A dip coating process for large area silicon-doped high performance hematite photoanodes. J. Renew. Sustain. Energy 2013, 5 (4), 043109 (9 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4812831
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Nurk, G.; Huthwelker, T.; Braun, A.; Ludwig, C.; Lust, E.; Struis, R. P. W. J. Redox dynamics of sulphur with Ni/GDC anode during SOFC operation at mid- and low-range temperatures: an operando S K-edge XANES study. J. Power Sources 2013, 240, 448-457. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2013.03.187
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Thapper, A.; Styring, S.; Saracco, G.; Rutherford, A. W.; Robert, B.; Magnuson, A.; Lubitz, W.; Llobet, A.; Kurz, P.; Holzwarth, A.; et al. Artificial photosynthesis for solar fuels – an evolving research field within AMPEA, a joint programme of the european energy research alliance. Green 2013, 3 (1), 43-57. https://doi.org/10.1515/green-2013-0007
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Wang, H.; Young, A. T.; Guo, J.; Cramer, S. P.; Friedrich, S.; Braun, A.; Gu, W. Soft X-ray absorption spectroscopy and resonant inelastic X-ray scattering spectroscopy below 100 eV: probing first-row transition-metal M-edges in chemical complexes. J. Synchrotron Radiat. 2013, 20 (4), 614-619. https://doi.org/10.1107/S0909049513003142
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Bora, D. K.; Braun, A.; Erat, S.; Safonova, O.; Graule, T.; Constable, E. C. Evolution of structural properties of iron oxide nano particles during temperature treatment from 250 °C–900 °C: X-ray diffraction and Fe K-shell pre-edge X-ray absorption study. Curr. Appl. Phys. 2012, 12 (3), 817-825. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cap.2011.11.013
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Bora, D. K.; Rozhkova, E. A.; Schrantz, K.; Wyss, P. P.; Braun, A.; Graule, T.; Constable, E. C. Functionalization of nanostructured hematite thin-film electrodes with the light-harvesting membrane protein C-phycocyanin yields an enhanced photocurrent. Adv. Funct. Mater. 2012, 22 (3), 490-502. https://doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201101830
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Bora, D. K. Hematite and its hybrid nanostructures for photoelectrochemical water splitting: how do properties affect functionality? Doctoral dissertation, Universität Basel, Switzerland, 2012, 230 p. https://doi.org/10.5451/unibas-005771744
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Braun, A.; Sivula, K.; Bora, D. K.; Zhu, J.; Zhang, L.; Grätzel, M.; Guo, J.; Constable, E. C. Direct observation of two electron holes in a hematite photoanode during photoelectrochemical water splitting. J. Phys. Chem. C 2012, 116 (32), 16870-16875. https://doi.org/10.1021/jp304254k
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Braun, A.; Erat, S.; Bayraktar, D.; Harvey, A.; Graule, T. Electronic origin of conductivity changes and isothermal expansion of Ta- and Ti-substituted La1/2Sr1/2Fe-oxide in oxidative and reducing atmosphere. Chem. Mater. 2012, 24 (8), 1529-1535. https://doi.org/10.1021/cm300423m
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Braun, A.; Chen, Q.; Flak, D.; Fortunato, G.; Gajda-Schrantz, K.; Grätzel, M.; Graule, T.; Guo, J.; Huang, T. W.; Liu, Z.; et al. Iron resonant photoemission spectroscopy on anodized hematite points to electron hole doping during anodization. ChemPhysChem 2012, 13 (12), 2937-2944. https://doi.org/10.1002/cphc.201200074
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Braun, A.; Akgul, F. A.; Chen, Q.; Erat, S.; Huang, T. W.; Jabeen, N.; Liu, Z.; Mun, B. S.; Mao, S. S.; Zhang, X. Observation of substrate orientation-dependent oxygen defect filling in thin WO3−δ/TiO2 pulsed laser-deposited films with in situ XPS at high oxygen pressure and temperature. Chem. Mater. 2012, 24 (17), 3473-3480. https://doi.org/10.1021/cm301829y
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Braun, A. Solarer Wasserstoff und künstliche Photosynthese. Swiss Engineering, 2012, pp 20-21.
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Braun, A. Zwischen Photovoltaik und Photosynthese. Solarer Wasserstoff aus Rost und Algen. Hzwei, Magazin für Wasserstoff und Brennstoffzellen, 2012, pp 20-21.
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Chen, Q. Effects of pressure on the proton-phonon coupling in metal oxides with perovskite structure. Doctoral dissertation, ETH Zürich, Switzerland, 2012, 123 p.
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Chen, Q.; Holdsworth, S.; Embs, J.; Pomjakushin, V.; Frick, B.; Braun, A. High-temperature high pressure cell for neutron-scattering studies. High Press. Res. 2012, 32 (4), 471-481. https://doi.org/10.1080/08957959.2012.725729
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Flak, D.; Braun, A.; Michalow, K. A.; Wyrwa, J.; Parlinska-Wojtan, M.; Graule, T.; Rekas, M. Differences in electrophysical and gas sensing properties of flame spray synthesized Fe2O3 (γ-Fe2O3 and α-Fe2O3). J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 2012, 12 (8), 6401-6411. https://doi.org/10.1166/jnn.2012.6429
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Flak, D.; Braun, A.; Mun, B. S.; Döbeli, M.; Graule, T.; Rekas, M. Electronic structure and surface properties of non-stoichiometric Fe2O3-δ (α and γ) and its application in gas sensing. In 26th European conference on solid-state transducers, EUROSENSOR 2012, presented at the 26th European conference on solid-state transducers, EUROSENSOR 2012, Kraków, Poland, September 9-12, 2012; Procedia engineering; Elsevier, 2012; Vol. 47, pp 257-260. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.proeng.2012.09.132
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Gaillard, N.; Chang, Y.; Braun, A.; DeAngelis, A. Copper tungstate (CuWO4)–based materials for photoelectrochemical hydrogen production. In Symposium U – materials for catalysis in energy, presented at the 2012 MRS spring meeting, San Francisco, California, April 9–13, 2012; Jiang, Den, Kung, H. H., Jin, R., Rioux, R. M., Eds.; Materials research society symposium proceedings; Materials Research Society: Warrendale, Pennsylvania, 2012; Vol. 1446, pp 19-24. https://doi.org/10.1557/opl.2012.952
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Kocbach Bølling, A.; Totlandsdal, A. I.; Sallsten, G.; Braun, A.; Westerholm, R.; Bergvall, C.; Boman, J.; Dahlman, H. J.; Sehlstedt, M.; Cassee, F.; et al. Wood smoke particles from different combustion phases induce similar pro-inflammatory effects in a co-culture of monocyte and pneumocyte cell lines. Part. Fibre Toxicol. 2012, 9, 45 (15 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1186/1743-8977-9-45
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Navickas, E.; Braun, A.; Knoknerytė, J.; Chen, Q.; Abakevičienė, B.; Kubel, F.; Tamulevičius, S.; Fleig, J. Barium cerate substituted with yttria as proton conducting electrolyte. Presented at the 4th international conference on radiation interaction with material and its use in technologies, Kaunas, Lithuania, May 14–17, 2012; pp 107-110.
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Szastak, K. Self organization and pattern formation of metal oxide thin films for photochemical applications. Master thesis, 2012.
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Thankappan, A.; Hari, M.; Mathew, S.; Joseph, S. A.; Erni, R.; Bora, D.; Braun, A.; Nampoori, V. P. N. Synthesis of monocrystalline zinc oxide microrods by wet chemical method for light confinement applications. Physica E 2012, 44 (10), 2118-2123. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physe.2012.06.026
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Toth, R.; Heier, J.; Tisserant, J. N.; Enyedy, E. A.; Braun, A.; Graule, T. Self-organised microdots formed by dewetting in a highly volatile liquid. J. Colloid Interface Sci. 2012, 378 (1), 201-209. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2012.04.011
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Totlandsdal, A. I.; Herseth, J. I.; Kocbach Bølling, A.; Kubátová, A.; Braun, A.; Cochran, R. E.; Refsnes, M.; Øvrevik, J.; Låg, M. Differential effects of the particle core and organic extract of diesel exhaust particles. Toxicol. Lett. 2012, 208 (3), 262-268. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxlet.2011.10.025
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Tymen, S. Synthesis and characterization of hematite thin film and proteins coating. Master thesis, 2012, 31 p.
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Bora, D. K.; Braun, A.; Erat, S.; Ariffin, A. K.; Löhnert, R.; Sivula, K.; Töpfer, J.; Grätzel, M.; Manzke, R.; Graule, T.; et al. Evolution of an oxygen near-edge X-ray absorption fine structure transition in the upper hubbard band in α-Fe2O3 upon electrochemical oxidation. J. Phys. Chem. C 2011, 115 (13), 5619-5625. https://doi.org/10.1021/jp108230r
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Bora, D. K.; Braun, A.; Erni, R.; Fortunato, G.; Graule, T.; Constable, E. C. Hydrothermal treatment of a hematite film leads to highly oriented faceted nanostructures with enhanced photocurrents. Chem. Mater. 2011, 23 (8), 2051-2061. https://doi.org/10.1021/cm102826n
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Braun, A.; Erat, S.; Ariffin, A. K.; Manzke, R.; Wadati, H.; Graule, T.; Gauckler, L. J. High temperature oxygen near edge x-ray absorption fine structure valence band spectra and conductivity of LaFe3/4Ni1/4O3 from 300 to 773 K. Appl. Phys. Lett. 2011, 99 (20), 202112 (3 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3662970
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Braun, A.; Erat, S.; Zhang, X.; Chen, Q.; Huang, T. W.; Aksoy, F.; Löhnert, R.; Liu, Z.; Mao, S. S.; Graule, T. Surface and bulk oxygen vacancy defect states near the Fermi level in 125 nm WO3−δ/TiO2 (110) films: a resonant valence band photoemission spectroscopy study. J. Phys. Chem. C 2011, 115 (33), 16411-16417. https://doi.org/10.1021/jp202375h
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Chang, Y.; Braun, A.; Deangelis, A.; Kaneshiro, J.; Gaillard, N. Effect of thermal treatment on the crystallographic, surface energetics, and photoelectrochemical properties of reactively cosputtered copper tungstate for water splitting. J. Phys. Chem. C 2011, 115 (51), 25490-25495. https://doi.org/10.1021/jp207341v
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Chen, Q.; Huang, T. W.; Baldini, M.; Hushur, A.; Pomjakushin, V.; Clark, S.; Mao, W. L.; Manghnani, M. H.; Braun, A.; Graule, T. Effect of compressive strain on the Raman modes of the dry and hydrated BaCe0.8Y0.2O3 proton conductor. J. Phys. Chem. C 2011, 115 (48), 24021-24027. https://doi.org/10.1021/jp208525j
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Chen, Q.; Braun, A.; Yoon, S.; Bagdassarov, N.; Graule, T. Effect of lattice volume and compressive strain on the conductivity of BaCeY-oxide ceramic proton conductors. J. Eur. Ceram. Soc. 2011, 31 (14), 2657-2661. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jeurceramsoc.2011.02.014
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Haas, O.; Ludwig, C.; Bergmann, U.; Singh, R. N.; Braun, A.; Graule, T. X-ray absorption investigation of the valence state and electronic structure of La1-x Cax CoO3-δ in comparison with La1-x Srx CoO3-δ and La1-x Srx FeO3-δ. J. Solid State Chem. 2011, 184 (12), 3163-3171. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jssc.2011.09.027
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Nurk, G.; Holtappels, P.; Figi, R.; Wochele, J.; Wellinger, M.; Braun, A.; Graule, T. A versatile salt evaporation reactor system for SOFC operando studies on anode contamination and degradation with impedance spectroscopy. J. Power Sources 2011, 196 (6), 3134-3140. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2010.11.023
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Tinguely, J. C.; Solarska, R.; Braun, A.; Graule, T. Low-temperature roll-to-roll coating procedure of dye-sensitized solar cell photoelectrodes on flexible polymer-based substrates. Semicond. Sci. Technol. 2011, 26 (4), 045007 (6 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1088/0268-1242/26/4/045007
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Toth, R.; Schabikowski, M.; Heier, J.; Braun, A.; Kata, D.; Graule, T. The effect of solvent and electric field on the size distribution of iron oxide microdots: exploitation of self-assembly strategies for photoelectrodes. J. Mater. Res. 2011, 26 (2), 254-261. https://doi.org/10.1557/jmr.2010.4
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Protons in solids, 2011 MRS spring meeting, San Francisco, CA, April 25-29, 2011; Braun, A., Gannon, P., Haile, S., Robinson, R., Eds.; Materials research society symposium proceedings, Vol. 1330; Curran: Red Hook, NY, 2011; 59 p.
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Bluhm, H.; Guo, J.; Braun, A.; Heske, C. Soft X-ray spectroscopy in renewable energy generation and storage materials. Synchrotron Radiation News, 2010, pp 12-13. https://doi.org/10.1080/08940880903547272
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Braun, A.; Wang, H.; Funk, T.; Seifert, S.; Cairns, E. J. Depth profile analysis of a cycled lithium ion manganese oxide battery electrode via the valence state of manganese, with soft X-ray emission spectroscopy. J. Power Sources 2010, 195 (22), 7644-7648. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2010.05.053
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Braun, A.; Seifert, S.; Ilavsky, J. Highly porous activated glassy carbon film sandwich structure for electrochemical energy storage in ultracapacitor applications: study of the porous film structure and gradient. J. Mater. Res. 2010, 25 (8), 1532-1540. https://doi.org/10.1557/JMR.2010.0197
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Braun, A.; Augustynski, J.; Chandler, E. A.; Mao, S. S.; Miller, E. L.; Turner, J. A.; Ye, J. Introduction. J. Mater. Res. 2010, 25 (1), 1-2. https://doi.org/10.1557/JMR.2010.0038
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Braun, A.; Akurati, K. K.; Fortunato, G.; Reifler, F. A.; Ritter, A.; Harvey, A. S.; Vital, A.; Graule, T. Nitrogen doping of TiO2 photocatalyst forms a second eg state in the oxygen 1s NEXAFS pre-edge. J. Phys. Chem. C 2010, 114 (1), 516-519. https://doi.org/10.1021/jp908875t
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Chen, Q.; Braun, A.; Ovalle, A.; Savaniu, C. D.; Graule, T.; Bagdassarov, N. Hydrostatic pressure decreases the proton mobility in the hydrated BaZr0.9Y0.1O3 proton conductor. Appl. Phys. Lett. 2010, 97 (4), 041902 (3 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3464162
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Erat, S.; Braun, A.; Piamonteze, C.; Liu, Z.; Ovalle, A.; Schindler, H.; Graule, T.; Gauckler, L. J. Entanglement of charge transfer, hole doping, exchange interaction, and octahedron tilting angle and their influence on the conductivity of La1―xSrxFe0.75Ni0.25O3―δ: a combination of x-ray spectroscopy and diffraction. J. Appl. Phys. 2010, 108 (12), 124906 (8 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3517822
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Erat, S.; Wadati, H.; Aksoy, F.; Liu, Z.; Graule, T.; Gauckler, L. J.; Braun, A. Iron-resonant valence band photoemission and oxygen near edge x-ray absorption fine structure study on La1―xSrxFe0.75Ni0.25O3―δ. Appl. Phys. Lett. 2010, 97 (12), 124101 (3 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3484960
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Erat, S. On the origin of enhanced conductivity in LaSrFe-oxide upon Ni doping: correlation of electronic structure and transport properties. Doctoral dissertation, ETH Zürich, Switzerland, 2010, 182 p. https://doi.org/10.3929/ethz-a-006226396
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Katsapov, G. Y.; Braun, A. Deuterium tracer experiments prove the thiophenic hydrogen involvement during the initial step of thiophene hydrodesulfurization. Catal. Lett. 2010, 138 (3-4), 224-230. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10562-010-0400-6
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Löhnert, R. Synthesis and characterisation of hematite nanoparticles and films for photoelectrochemical applications. Bachelor thesis, 2010, 54 p.
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Metin, H.; Ari, M.; Erat, S.; Durmuş, S.; Bozoklu, M.; Braun, A. The effect of annealing temperature on the structural, optical, and electrical properties of CdS films. J. Mater. Res. 2010, 25 (1), 189-196. https://doi.org/10.1557/JMR.2010.0025
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Schabikowski, M. Synthesis and characteristion of self-organised haematite thin films for photonic applications. Master thesis, 2010, 106 p.
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Solarska, R.; Heel, A.; Ropka, J.; Braun, A.; Holzer, L.; Ye, J.; Graule, T. Nanoscale calcium bismuth mixed oxide with enhanced photocatalytic performance under visible light. Appl. Catal. A 2010, 382 (2), 190-196. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apcata.2010.04.043
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Solarska, R.; Alexander, B. D.; Braun, A.; Jurczakowski, R.; Fortunato, G.; Stiefel, M.; Graule, T.; Augustynski, J. Tailoring the morphology of WO3 films with substitutional cation doping: effect on the photoelectrochemical properties. Electrochim. Acta 2010, 55 (26), 7780-7787. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2009.12.016
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In-situ and operando probing of energy materials at multiscale down to single atomic column - the power of X-rays, neutrons and electron microscopy. Symposium held April 5-9, 2010, San Francisco, California, Symposium on in-situ and operando probing of energy materials at multiscale down to single atomic column - the power of X-rays, neutrons and electron microscopy, San Francisco, California, April 5-9, 2010; Wang, C., de Jonge, N., Dunin-Borkowski, R. E., Braun, A., Guo, J., Winans, R. E., Schober, H., Eds.; Materials research society symposium proceedings, Vol. 1262; MRS: Warrendale, PA, 2010; 153 p. https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/mrs-online-proceedings-library-archive/volume/1FD5AA0F83074B3EB0E183521F0CBEB7
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Materials in photocatalysis and photoelectrochemistry for environmental applications and H2 generation, Symposium S at the 2009 MRS spring meeting, San Francisco, California, USA, April 13-17, 2009; Braun, A., Alivisatos, P. A., Figgemeier, E., Turner, J. A., Ye, J., Chandler, E. A., Eds.; Materials research society symposium proceedings, Vol. 1171; Curran Associates: Red Hook, 2010; 100 p. https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/mrs-online-proceedings-library-archive/volume/E5F2E36EE0613A1C54AE3E6E4EA46A92
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Aghdam, R. M. The effect of Ni substitution on electrical and magnetic properties of Sol-Gel derived LaSrFe-Oxide charge ordering perovskites. Master thesis, 2009, 121 p.
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Allen, A. J.; Ilavsky, J.; Braun, A. Multi-scale microstructure characterization of solid oxide fuel cell assemblies with ultra small-angle X-ray scattering. Adv. Eng. Mater. 2009, 11 (6), 495-501. https://doi.org/10.1002/adem.200800357
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Braun, A. Comment on "Effects of native organic material and water on sorption properties of reference diesel soot". Environ. Sci. Technol. 2009, 43 (13), 5158-5159. https://doi.org/10.1021/es900943r
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Braun, A.; Zhang, X.; Sun, Y.; Müller, U.; Liu, Z.; Erat, S.; Ari, M.; Grimmer, H.; Mao, S. S.; Graule, T. Correlation of high temperature x-ray photoemission valence band spectra and conductivity in strained LaSrFeNi oxide on SrTiO3(110). Appl. Phys. Lett. 2009, 95 (2), 022107 (3 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3174916
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Braun, A.; Bayraktar, D.; Erat, S.; Harvey, A. S.; Beckel, D.; Purton, J. A.; Holtappels, P.; Gauckler, L. J.; Graule, T. Pre-edges in oxygen (1s) x-ray absorption spectra: a spectral indicator for electron hole depletion and transport blocking in iron perovskites. Appl. Phys. Lett. 2009, 94 (20), 202102 (3 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3122926
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Braun, A.; Duval, S.; Ried, P.; Embs, J.; Juranyi, F.; Strässle, T.; Stimming, U.; Hempelmann, R.; Holtappels, P.; Graule, T. Proton diffusivity in the BaZr0.9Y0.1O3−δ proton conductor. J. Appl. Electrochem. 2009, 39 (4), 471-475. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10800-008-9667-3
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Braun, A.; Kubatova, A.; Wirick, S.; Mun, S. B. Radiation damage from EELS and NEXAFS in diesel soot and diesel soot extracts. J. Electron Spectrosc. Relat. Phenom. 2009, 170 (1-3), 42-48. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.elspec.2007.08.002
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Braun, A. Two-process model for the atmospheric weathering, oxidation and ageing of diesel soot. Geophys. Res. Lett. 2009, 36, L07810 (5 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1029/2008GL037077
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Braun, A.; Ovalle, A.; Pomjakushin, V.; Cervellino, A.; Erat, S.; Stolte, W. C.; Graule, T. Yttrium and hydrogen superstructure and correlation of lattice expansion and proton conductivity in the BaZr0.9Y0.1O2.95 proton conductor. Appl. Phys. Lett. 2009, 95 (22), 224103 (3 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3268454
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Erat, S.; Braun, A.; Ovalle, A.; Piamonteze, C.; Liu, Z.; Graule, T.; Gauckler, L. J. Correlation of O (1s) and Fe (2p) near edge x-ray absorption fine structure spectra and electrical conductivity of La1-xSrxFe0.75Ni0.25O3-δ. Appl. Phys. Lett. 2009, 95 (17), 174108 (3 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3246145
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Haas, O.; Vogt, U. F.; Soltmann, C.; Braun, A.; Yoon, W. S.; Yang, X. Q.; Graule, T. The Fe K-edge X-ray absorption characteristics of La1-xSrxFeO3-δ prepared by solid state reaction. Mater. Res. Bull. 2009, 44 (6), 1397-1404. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.materresbull.2008.11.026
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Kubátová, A.; Lahren, T. J.; Beránek, J.; Smoliakova, I. P.; Braun, A.; Huggins, F. E. Extractable organic carbon and its differentiation by polarity in diesel exhaust, wood smoke, and urban particulate matter. Aerosol Sci. Technol. 2009, 43 (7), 714-729. https://doi.org/10.1080/02786820902889853
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Tinguely, J. C. Low-temperature roll-to-roll processing of a mesoporous metal oxide layer for dye-sensitized solar cells. Master thesis, 2009, 110 p.
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Braun, A.; Richter, J.; Harvey, A. S.; Erat, S.; Infortuna, A.; Frei, A.; Pomjakushina, E.; Mun, B. S.; Holtappels, P.; Vogt, U.; et al. Electron hole-phonon interaction, correlation of structure, and conductivity in single crystal La0.9Sr0.1FeO3-δ. Appl. Phys. Lett. 2008, 93 (26), 262103 (3 pp.). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3049614
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Braun, A.; Janousch, M.; Sfeir, J.; Kiviaho, J.; Noponen, M.; Huggins, F. E.; Smith, M. J.; Steinberger-Wilckens, R.; Holtappels, P.; Graule, T. Molecular speciation of sulfur in solid oxide fuel cell anodes with X-ray absorption spectroscopy. J. Power Sources 2008, 183 (2), 564-570. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2008.05.048
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Braun, A.; Huggins, F. E.; Kubátová, A.; Wirick, S.; Maricq, M. M.; Mun, B. S.; McDonald, J. D.; Kelly, K. E.; Shah, N.; Huffman, G. P. Toward distinguishing woodsmoke and diesel exhaust in ambient particulate matter. Environ. Sci. Technol. 2008, 42 (2), 374-380. https://doi.org/10.1021/es071260k
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Erat, S.; Braun, A.; Zhang, X.; Sun, S. Y.; Liu, Z.; Frei, A.; Ari, M.; Mao, S. M.; Gauckler, L. J.; Graule, T. LaSrFeNi-oxide: a promising cathode material matching proton conductor specifications for intermediate temperature solid oxide fuel cells. In Smart energy strategies. Meeting the climate change challenge; Energy Science Center ETH Zurich, Ed.; Wirtschaft - Energie - Umwelt; vdf Hochschulverlag: Zürich, 2008; p 50. https://www.research-collection.ethz.ch/handle/20.500.11850/150605
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Homma, S.; Uoi, Y.; Braun, A.; Koga, J.; Matsumoto, S. Reaction model for fluorination of uranium dioxide using improved unreacted shrinking core model for expanding spherical particles. J. Nucl. Sci. Technol. 2008, 45 (8), 823-827. https://doi.org/10.3327/jnst.45.823
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Richter, J.; Braun, A.; Harvey, A. S.; Holtappels, P.; Graule, T.; Gauckler, L. J. Valence changes of manganese and praseodymium in Pr1-xSrxMn1-yInyO3-δ perovskites upon cation substitution as determined with XANES and ELNES. Physica B 2008, 403 (1), 87-94. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physb.2007.08.011
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Solarska, R.; Braun, A.; Augustynski, J. Nanostructured thin-film tungsten trioxide photoanodes for photoelectrolytic production of hydrogen from sea water. In Smart energy strategies. Meeting the climate change challenge; Energy Science Center ETH Zurich, Ed.; Wirtschaft - Energie - Umwelt; vdf Hochschulverlag: Zürich, 2008; p 125. https://www.research-collection.ethz.ch/handle/20.500.11850/150605
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Braun, A.; Mun, B. S.; Huggins, F. E.; Huffman, G. P. Carbon speciation of diesel exhaust and urban particulate matter NIST standard reference materials with C(1s) NEXAFS spectroscopy. Environ. Sci. Technol. 2007, 41 (1), 173-178. https://doi.org/10.1021/es061044w
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Braun, A.; Wang, H.; Shim, J.; Lee, S. S.; Cairns, E. J. Lithium K(1s) synchrotron NEXAFS spectra of lithium-ion battery cathode, anode and electrolyte materials. J. Power Sources 2007, 170 (1), 173-178. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2007.04.022
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Holtappels, P.; Braun, A.; Thünemann, M.; Vogt, U. Characterisation of mixed conducting La-Sr-Fe perovskites for application in solid oxide fuel cells. In Solid oxide fuel cells 10 (SOFC-X), presented at the 10th international symposium on solid oxide fuel cells (SOFC-X), Nara, Japan, June 3–8, 2007; Eguchi, K., Singhal, S. C., Yokokawa, H., Mizusaki, J., Eds.; ECS Transactions; The Electrochemical Society: Pennington, NJ, 2007; Vol. 7, pp 1025-1031. https://doi.org/10.1149/1.2729198
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Braun, A. Comment on "Studies on nanoporous glassy carbon as a new electrochemical capacitor material [Y. Wen, G. Cao, Y. Yang, J. Power Sources 148 (2005) 121-128]. J. Power Sources 2006, 160 (1), 762-763. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2006.03.083
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Braun, A.; Huggins, F. E.; Kelly, K. E.; Mun, B. S.; Ehrlich, S. N.; Huffman, G. P. Impact of ferrocene on the structure of diesel exhaust soot as probed with wide-angle X-ray scattering and C(1s) NEXAFS spectroscopy. Carbon 2006, 44 (14), 2904-2911. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.carbon.2006.05.051
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Braun, A.; Wirick, S.; Kubátová, A.; Mun, B. S.; Huggins, F. E. Photochemically induced decarboxylation in diesel soot extracts. Atmos. Environ. 2006, 40 (30), 5837-5844. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2006.05.024
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Braun, A. Some comments on "Soot surface area evolution during air oxidation as evaluated by small angle X-ray scattering and CO2 adsorption". Carbon 2006, 44 (7), 1313-1315. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.carbon.2005.12.034
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