Publications

2017

Ruben-Simon Kühnel, David Reber, Corsin Battaglia. A High-Voltage Aqueous Electrolyte for Sodium-Ion Batteries. ACS Energy Lett. 2017, 2, 2005−2006.

Samir Barman, Arndt Remhof, Ralph Koitz, Marcella Iannuzzi, Olivier Blacque, Yigang Yan, Thomas Fox, Jürg Hutter, Andreas Züttel, Heinz Berke. Post-synthesis amine borane functionalization of metal-organic framework and its unusual chemical hydrogen release phenomenon. Chem. Eur. J. DOI: 10.1002 /chem.201702013, 2017.

Yigang Yan, Ruben-Simon Kühnel, Arndt Remhof, Léo Dûchene, Eduardo Cuevo Reyes, Daniel Rentsch, Zbigniew Lodziana, Corsin Battaglia. A Lithium Amide-Borohydride Solid-State Electrolyte with Lithium-Ion Conductivities Comparable to Liquid Electrolytes. Adv. Energy Mater. DOI 10.1002/aenm.201700294, 2017.

Dong Young Jang, Manjin Kim, Jun Woo Kim, Kiho Bae, Ji-won Son, Meike V. F. Schlupp, Joon Hyung Shim. High Performance Anode-Supported Solid Oxide Fuel Cells with Thin Film Yttria-Stabilized Zirconia Membrane Prepared by Aerosol-Assisted Chemical Vapor Deposition. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2017, vol. 164, 6, F484-F490.

Elsa Roedern, Ruben-Simon Kühnel, Arndt Remhof, Corsin Battaglia. Magnesium Ethylenediamine Borohydride as Solid-State Electrolyte for Magnesium Batteries. Scientific Reports, 2017, 7, 46189.

Léo Duchêne, Ruben-Simon Kühnel, Daniel Rentsch, Arndt Remhof, Hans Hagemann, Corsin Battaglia. A highly stable sodium solid-state electrolyte based on a dodeca/deca-borate equimolar mixture. Chemical Communications, 2017, 53, 4195.

Suwarno, Peter Ngene, Angeloclaudio Nale, Tamara M. Eggenhuisen, Martin Oschatz, Jan Peter Embs, Arndt Remhof, Petra E. de Jongh. Confinement Effects for Lithium Borohydride: Comparing Silica and Carbon Scaffolds. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2017, 121, 4197−4205.

K. Ghazi Wakili and A. Remhof. Reaction of aerogel containing ceramic fibre insulation to fire exposure. Fire Mater. 2017; 41:29–39.

Raghu Vamsi Krishna Chavali, Jian V. Li, Corsin Battaglia, Stefaan De Wolf, Jeffery Lynn Gray, Muhammad Ashraful Alam. A Generalized Theory Explains the Anomalous Suns–Voc Response of Si Heterojunction Solar Cells. IEEE JOURNAL OF PHOTOVOLTAICS, VOL. 7, NO. 1, JANUARY 2017.

Simon J. Dünki, Eduardo Cuervo-Reyes, Dorina M. Opris. A facile synthetic strategy to polysiloxanes containing sulfonyl side groups with high dielectric permittivity. Polym. Chem., 2017,8, 715-724.

2016

Yigang Yan, Daniel Rentsch, Arndt Remhof. On the reversible hydrogen storage in Mg(BH4)2 under moderate conditions. Proc. of SPIE Vol. 10174, 101740A-1.

Simone Pokrant, Stefan Dilger, Steve Landsmann. Morphology and mesopores in photoelectrochemically active LaTiO2N single crystals. Journal of Materials Research, 2016,31,11,1574-1579.

Steve Landsmann, Yuri Surace, Matthias Trottmann, Stefan Dilger, Anke Weidenkaff, Simone Pokrant. Controlled Design of Functional Nano-Coatings: Reduction of Loss Mechanisms in Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2016, 8 (19), pp 12149–12157.

S. Dilger, S. Landsmann, M. Trottmann, S. Pokrant. Carbon containing conductive networks in composite particle-based photoanodes for solar water splitting. J. Mater. Chem. A, 2016,4, 17087-17095.

Christoph J. Sahle, Christian Sternemann, Carlotta Giacobbe, Yigang Yan, Christopher Weis, Manuel Harder, Yury Forov, Georg Spiekermann, Metin Tolan, Michael Krisch, Arndt Remhof. Formation of CaB6 in the thermal decomposition of the hydrogen storage material Ca(BH4)2. Phys.Chem.Chem.Phys.,2016,18,19866-19872.

H. Hagemann, D. Lovy, S. Yoon, S. Pokrant, N. Gartmann, B. Walfort, J. Bierwagen. Wavelength dependent loading of traps in the persistent phosphor SrAl2O4:Eu2+, Dy3+. Journal of Luminescence, 170 (2016), 299–304.

J. Bierwagen, S. Yoon, N. Gartmann, B. Walfort, H. Hagemann. Thermal and concentration dependent energy transfer of Eu2+ in SrAl2O4. Opt. Mat. Exp., 2016, Vol. 6, No. 3, 793-803.

R.-S. Kühnel, D. Reber, A. Remhof, R. Figi, D. Bleiner, C. Battaglia. ‘‘Water-in-salt’’ electrolytes enable the use of cost-effective aluminum current collectors for aqueous high-voltage batteries. Chemical communications, DOI: 10.1039/c6cc03969c.

Tom  Felbeck, Alexander Bonk, Gina  Kaup, Simon Mundinger, Thomas Grethe, Maike Rabe, Ulrich Vogt, Ulrich Kynast. Porous nanoclay polysulfone composites: A backbone with high pore accessibility for  functional modifications. Microporous and Mesoporous Materials 234  (2016) 107-112.

Rana Mohtadi, Arndt Remhof, Puru Jena. Complex metal borohydrides: multifunctional materials for energy storage and conversion. J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 28 (2016) 353001.

Yujing Liu, Peter Kirchesch, Arndt Remhof, Thomas Graule, Antje Liersch, Frank Clemens. Development of oxygen carriers for chemical looping combustion: effects of support microstructure on the performance of oxygen carriers. Microporous and Mesoporous Materials 232 (2016) 264-272.

B. Fumey, S. Stoller, R. Fricker, R. Weber, V. Dorer, U.F. Vogt. Development of a novel cooking stove based on catalytic hydrogen combustion. Int. Journal of Hydrogen Energy 41, 7494-7499 (2016).

Moritz Hoesch, Gaston Garbarino, Corsin Battaglia, Philipp Aebi, Helmuth Berger. Evolution of the charge density wave superstructure in ZrTe3 under pressure. Phys. Rev. B 93, 125102 (2016).

Shunsuke Kato, Santhosh Kumar Matam, Philipp Kerger, Laetitia Bernard, Corsin Battaglia, Dirk Vogel, Michael Rohwerder, Andreas Züttel. The Origin of the Catalytic Activity of a Metal Hydride in CO2 Reduction. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 55, 1–6 (2016).

Christoph J. Sahle, Simon Kujawski, Arndt Remhof, Yigang Yan, Nicholas P. Stadie, Ali Al-Zein, Metin Tolan, Simo Huotari, Michael Krisch, Christian Sternemann. In situ characterization of the decomposition behavior of Mg(BH4)2 by X-ray Raman scattering spectroscopy. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 18, 5397-5403 (2016). see also ESRF Highlights 2016.

Jianmei Huang, Yigang Yan, Arndt Remhof, Yucheng Zhang, Daniel Rentsch, Yuen S. Au, Petra E. de Jongh, Fermin Cuevas, Liuzhang Ouyang, Min Zhu and Andreas Züttel. A novel method for the synthesis of solvent-free Mg(B3H8)2. Dalton Trans. 45, 3687-3690 (2016).

Meike V. F. Schlupp, Moritz M. Wehrle, Karsten Kunze, Arndt Remhof, Ulrich F. Vogt. Platinum Thin-Film Electrodes Prepared by a Cost-Effective Chemical Vapor Deposition Technique. Adv. Eng. Mater., 18, 1200-1207 (2016).

A. Bonk, A. Remhof, A.C. Maier, M. Trottmann, M.V.F. Schlupp, C. Battaglia, U.F. Vogt. Low-Temperature Reducibility of MxCe1−xO2 (M = Zr, Hf) under Hydrogen Atmosphere. J. Phys. Chem. C, 120, 118-125 (2016)  

C. Battaglia, A. Cuevas, S. De Wolf. High-efficiency crystalline silicon solar cells: status and perspectivesEnergy Environ. Sci., 9, 1552-1576 (2016).

2015

E. Alleno, D. Berardan, C. Byl, C. Candolfi, R. Daou, R. Decourt, E. Guilmeau, S. Hebert, J. Hejtmanek,  B. Lenoir, P. Masschelein, V. Ohorodnichuk, M. Pollet, S. Populoh, D. Ravot, O. Rouleau, and M. Soulier. A round robin test of the un- certainty on the measurement of the thermoelectric dimensionless figure of merit of Co0.97 Ni0.03 Sb3. Rev. Sci. Instrum., 86(1):011301,  2015.

Alexander Bonk, Annika C. Annika C. Maier, Dariusz Burnat, Ulrich F. Vogt, and Andreas Züttel. Materials for Energy Infrastructure,  chapter Investigations on the Redox Performance of Pure and Doped CeO2  by Comparing Solid State Reaction and Pechini Synthesis, pages 11–20.  Springer, 2016.

Alexander Bonk, Annika C. Maier, Meike V.F. Schlupp, Dariusz Burnat, Arndt Remhof, Renaud Delmelle,  Aldo Steinfeld,  and Ulrich F. Vogt.  The effect of dopants on the redox performance, microstructure  and phase formation  of ceria. J. Power Sources, 300:261–271, 2015.

Dariusz Burnat, Meike Schlupp, Adrian Wichser, Barbara Lothenbach, Michal Gorbar, Andreas Zuettel, and Ulrich F. Vogt. Composite membranes for alkaline electrolysis  based on polysulfone and mineral fillers. J. Power Sources, 291:163 –172, 2015.

James Eilertsen, Yuri Surace, Sandor Balog, Leyre Sagarna, Gerda Rogl, Jelena Horky, Matthias Trottmann, Peter Rogl, M. A. Subramanian, and Anke Weiden- kaff. From Occupied Voids to Nanoprecipitates: Synthesis of Skutterudite Nano- composites in situ. Z. anorg. allg. Chem., 641(8-9):1495–1502, 2015.

D. Hosseini, Q. Imtiaz, P. M. Abdala, S. Yoon, A. M. Kierzkowska, A. Weiden- kaff, and C. R. Mueller. CuO promoted Mn2 O3 -based materials for solid fuel combustion with inherent CO2 capture. J. Mater. Chem. A, 3(19):10545–10550, 2015.

A. V. Kovalevsky,  S. Populoh, S. G. Patricio,  P. Thiel, M. C. Ferro, D. P. Fagg, J. R. Frade, and A. Weidenkaff. Design of SrTiO3 -Based Thermoelectrics  by Tungsten Substitution.  J. Phys. Chem. C, 119(9):4466–4478, 2015.

Jagoda Kuc, Santhosh Kumar Matam, Matthias Neumann, Songhak Yoon, Phil- ipp Thiel, Marc Armbrüster, and Anke Weidenkaff. Methanol steam reforming onLaCo1xy Pdx Zny O3±δ . Catal. Today, 258, Part 2:256–261, 2015.

Jagoda Kuc, Matthias  Neumann, Marc Armbruster,  Songhak Yoon, Yucheng Zhang, Rolf Erni, Anke Weidenkaff, and Santhosh Kumar Matam.  Metha- nol steam reforming catalysts derived by reduction of perovskite-type oxides LaCo1xy Pdx Zny O3±δ . Catal.  Sci. Technol., 2015.

Jagoda Kuc, Anke Weidenkaff, and Santhosh Kumar Matam. Methanol Steam Reforming on Perovskite-Type Oxides LaCo1xy Pdx Zny O3±δ : Effect of Pd/Zn on CO2 Selectivity. Top. Catal., 58(14-17):905–909, 2015.

Jagoda Kuc, Yucheng Zhang, Rolf Erni, Songhak Yoon, Lassi Karvonen, An- ke Weidenkaff,  and Santhosh  Kumar Matam.   Composition  dependent self- regenerative property of perovskite-type oxides. Phys. Status Solidi Rapid Res. Lett., 9(5):282–287, 2015.

Steve Landsmann, Alexandra  E. Maegli, Matthias Trottmann, Corsin Battaglia, Anke Weidenkaff, and Simone Pokrant. Design Guidelines for High-Performance Particle-Based Photoanodes for Water Splitting: Lanthanum Titanium Oxynitride as a Model. ChemSusChem, 8(20):3451–8,  2015.

Matthaeus Rothensteiner, Simone Sala, Alexander Bonk, Ulrich Vogt, Hermann Emerich,  and Jeroen A. van Bokhoven. Ce K edge XAS of ceria-based redox materials under realistic conditions for the two-step solar thermochemical disso- ciation of water and/or CO2.  Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 17(40): 26988–26996, 2015.

Gesine Saucke, Sascha Populoh, Philipp Thiel, Wenjie Xie, Ryoji Funahashi, and Anke Weidenkaff. Compatibility  approach for the improvement of oxide ther- moelectric converters for industrial  heat recovery applications. J. Appl. Phys., 118(3):035106, 2015.

Mario Simoes, Yuri Surace, Songhak Yoon, Corsin Battaglia, Simone Pokrant, and Anke Weidenkaff. Hydrothermal vanadium manganese oxides: Anode and cathode materials for lithium-ion batteries. J. Power Sources, 291:66–74, 2015.

Philipp Thiel, Sascha Populoh,  Songhak  Yoon, Gesine Saucke, Kristaps  Ru- benis, and Anke Weidenkaff. Charge-Carrier Hopping in Highly Conductive CaMn1x MxO3δ  Thermoelectrics.  J. Phys. Chem. C, 119(38):21860– 21867,2015.

Philipp Thiel, Sascha Populoh, Songhak Yoon, and Anke Weidenkaff.  Enhance- ment of redox- and phase-stability of thermoelectric CaMnO3δ  by substitution. J. Solid State Chem., 229:62–67, 2015.

Yigang Yan, Arndt Remhof, Daniel Rentsch, and Andreas Zuettel. The role of MgB12 H12 in the hydrogen desorption process of Mg(BH4 )2. Chem. Commun., 51(4):700–702, 2015.

Yigang Yan, Arndt  Remhof, Daniel Rentsch, Andreas Zuettel, Santanab Giri, and Puru Jena. A novel strategy for reversible hydrogen storage in Ca(BH4 )2 . Chem. Commun., 51(55):11008–11011, 2015.

Aleksey A. Yaremchenko, Sascha Populoh, Sonia G. Patricio, Javier Macias, Phil- ipp Thiel, Duncan P. Fagg, Anke Weidenkaff, Jorge R. Frade, and Andrei V. Ko- valevsky. Boosting Thermoelectric Performance by Controlled Defect Chemistry Engineering in Ta-Substituted Strontium Titanate. Chem. Mater., 27(14):4995– 5006, 2015.