Publications 2024


Asymmetric Molecular Adsorption and Regioselective Bond Cleavage on Chiral PdGa Crystals

N. Merino-Diez, R. Amador, S. T. Stolz, D. Passerone, R. Widmer, O. Gröning

Adv. Sci. 2309081 (2024). DOI: 10.1002/advs.202309081


On-Surface Synthesis of Anthracene-Fused Zigzag Graphene Nanoribbons from 2,7-Dibromo-9,9′-bianthryl Reveals Unexpected Ring Rearrangements

X. Xu, A. Kinikar, M. Di Giovannantonio, C. A. Pignedoli, P. Ruffieux, K. Müllen, R. Fasel, A. Narita

Precis. Chem. 2, 81-87 (2024). DOI: 10.1021/prechem.3c00116


Tailoring magnetism of graphene nanoflakes via tip-controlled dehydrogenation

C. Zhao, Q. Huang, L. Valenta, K. Eimre, L. Yang, A.V. Yakutovich, W. Xu, J. Ma, X. Feng, M. Juríček, R. Fasel, P. Ruffieux, C.A. Pignedoli

Phys. Rev. Lett. 132, 046201 (2024). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.132.046201


Dramatic Acceleration of the Hopf Cyclization on Gold(111): From Enediynes to Peri-Fused Diindenochrysene Graphene Nanoribbons

C. Zhao, D. D. Bhagwandin, W. Xu, P. Ruffieux, S. I. Khan, C. A. Pignedoli, R. Fasel, Y. Rubin

JACS 146, 4, 2474–2483 (2024). DOI: 10.1021/jacs.3c10144


How to verify the precision of density-functional-theory implementations via reproducible and universal workflows

E. Bosoni, L. Beal, M. Bercx, P. Blaha, S. Blügel, J. Bröder, M. Callsen, S. Cottenier, A. Degomme, V. Dikan, K. Eimre, E. Flage-Larsen, M. Fornari, A. Garcia, L. Genovese, M. Giantomassi, S. P. Huber, H. Janssen, G. Kastlunger, M. Krack, G. Kresse, T. D. Kühne, K. Lejaeghere, G. K. H. Madsen, ... , A. V. Yakutovich, J. Yu, A. Zadoks, B. Zhu, G. Pizzi

Nat. Rev. Phys. 6, 45–58 (2024). DOI: 10.1038/s42254-023-00655-3


Sterically selective [3+3] cycloaromatization in the on-surface synthesis of nanographenes

A. Kinikar, X.-Y. Wang, M. Di Giovannantonio, J.I. Urgel, P. Liu, K. Eimre, C.A. Pignedoli, S. Stolz, M. Bommert, S. Mishra, Q. Sun, R. Widmer, Z. Qiu, A. Narita, K. Müllen, P. Ruffieux, R. Fasel

ACS Nanosci. Au just accepted manuscript (2023). DOI: 10.1021/acsnanoscienceau.3c00062


Quantifying alignment and quality of graphene nanoribbons: A polarized Raman spectroscopy approach

R. Darawish, J. Overbeck, K. Müllen, M. Calame, P. Ruffieux, R. Fasel, G. Borin Barin

Carbon 218, 118688 (2023). DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2023.118688


Ambipolar charge transfer of larger fullerenes enabled by the modulated surface potential of h-BN/Rh(111)

M. Bommert, B. Schuler, C. A. Pignedoli, R. Widmer, O. Gröning

Carbon 216, 118592 (2023). DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2023.118592