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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Chemistry D-index 102 Citations 38,127 518 World Ranking 430 National Ranking 11

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Awards & Achievements

2012 - Member of Academia Europaea

2009 - Member of the European Academy of Sciences

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Oxygen
  • Electron

His primary areas of investigation include Oxide, Density functional theory, Electronic structure, Crystallography and Atomic physics. His Oxide research incorporates elements of Inorganic chemistry, Thin film, Adsorption, Metal and Catalysis. Gianfranco Pacchioni has researched Density functional theory in several fields, including Ion, Doping, Titanium dioxide and Anatase.

His Electronic structure research includes elements of Chemical physics, Single crystal, Rutile and Vacancy defect. His Crystallography study also includes fields such as

  • Binding energy that connect with fields like Computational chemistry,
  • Ab initio that intertwine with fields like Ionic bonding, Molecule, Chemisorption and Molecular physics,
  • Covalent bond which connect with Copper. His research in Atomic physics intersects with topics in Atom, Chemical bond, Ab initio quantum chemistry methods and Cluster.

His most cited work include:

  • Characterization of paramagnetic species in N-doped TiO2 powders by EPR spectroscopy and DFT calculations. (772 citations)
  • Origin of photoactivity of nitrogen-doped titanium dioxide under visible light. (708 citations)
  • N-doped TiO2: Theory and experiment (686 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Gianfranco Pacchioni focuses on Density functional theory, Oxide, Crystallography, Adsorption and Cluster. His study in Density functional theory is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Condensed matter physics, Doping, Electronic structure, Electron paramagnetic resonance and Ion. His studies deal with areas such as Thin film, Nanotechnology, Metal, Catalysis and Chemical engineering as well as Oxide.

His studies in Crystallography integrate themes in fields like Ab initio, Paramagnetism and Nucleation. His Adsorption research integrates issues from Inorganic chemistry, Photochemistry, Molecule and Transition metal. Gianfranco Pacchioni interconnects Chemical physics and Atomic physics in the investigation of issues within Cluster.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Density functional theory (26.97%)
  • Oxide (23.66%)
  • Crystallography (23.66%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2013-2021)?

  • Density functional theory (26.97%)
  • Oxide (23.66%)
  • Adsorption (22.40%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Gianfranco Pacchioni mostly deals with Density functional theory, Oxide, Adsorption, Metal and Catalysis. His Density functional theory research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Chemical physics, Crystallography and Electronic structure, Scanning tunneling microscope, Condensed matter physics. In the subject of general Crystallography, his work in Atom is often linked to Bilayer, thereby combining diverse domains of study.

In his research, Hybrid functional is intimately related to Band gap, which falls under the overarching field of Electronic structure. His Oxide study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Doping, Inorganic chemistry, Nanoparticle, Chemical engineering and Anatase. His study in Adsorption is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Hydrogen, Molecule, Dissociation and Photochemistry.

Between 2013 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Increasing Oxide Reducibility: The Role of Metal/Oxide Interfaces in the Formation of Oxygen Vacancies (194 citations)
  • Structural evolution of atomically dispersed Pt catalysts dictates reactivity (114 citations)
  • Spectroscopic Properties of Doped and Defective Semiconducting Oxides from Hybrid Density Functional Calculations (86 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Oxygen
  • Electron

Gianfranco Pacchioni mainly focuses on Oxide, Density functional theory, Adsorption, Inorganic chemistry and Catalysis. His Oxide research includes themes of Nanoparticle, Nanotechnology, Anatase, Photochemistry and Band gap. His Band gap study combines topics in areas such as Ab initio, Electronic structure and Hybrid functional.

Gianfranco Pacchioni has researched Density functional theory in several fields, including Chemical physics, Crystallography and Heterojunction. Gianfranco Pacchioni has included themes like Thin film, Molecule and Doping in his Adsorption study. Gianfranco Pacchioni interconnects Characterization, Acetic acid, Metal and Oxygen in the investigation of issues within Catalysis.

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Best Publications

Characterization of paramagnetic species in N-doped TiO2 powders by EPR spectroscopy and DFT calculations.

Cristiana Di Valentin;Gianfranco Pacchioni;Annabella Selloni;Stefano Livraghi.
Journal of Physical Chemistry B (2005)

1009 Citations

N-doped TiO2: Theory and experiment

Cristiana Di Valentin;Emanuele Finazzi;Gianfranco Pacchioni;Annabella Selloni.
Chemical Physics (2007)

967 Citations

Origin of photoactivity of nitrogen-doped titanium dioxide under visible light.

Stefano Livraghi;Maria Cristina Paganini;Elio Giamello;Annabella Selloni.
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2006)

905 Citations

Theory of Carbon Doping of Titanium Dioxide

Cristiana Di Valentin;Gianfranco Pacchioni;Annabella Selloni.
Chemistry of Materials (2005)

705 Citations

Reduced and n-Type Doped TiO2: Nature of Ti3+ Species

Cristiana Di Valentin;Gianfranco Pacchioni;Annabella Selloni.
Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2009)

572 Citations

Origin of the different photoactivity of N-doped anatase and rutile TiO2

Cristiana Di Valentin;Cristiana Di Valentin;Gianfranco Pacchioni;Annabella Selloni.
Physical Review B (2004)

565 Citations

Oxide ultra-thin films on metals: new materials for the design of supported metal catalysts

Hans-Joachim Freund;Gianfranco Pacchioni.
Chemical Society Reviews (2008)

508 Citations

Electronic structure of defect states in hydroxylated and reduced rutile TiO2(110) surfaces.

Cristiana Di Valentin;Gianfranco Pacchioni;Annabella Selloni.
Physical Review Letters (2006)

474 Citations

Charging of metal atoms on ultrathin MgO/Mo(100) films.

Gianfranco Pacchioni;Livia Giordano;Matteo Baistrocchi.
Physical Review Letters (2005)

386 Citations

Acetylene cyclotrimerization on supported size-selected Pd-n clusters (1 <= n <= 30): one atom is enough!

S. Abbet;A. Sanchez;U. Heiz;W. D. Schneider.
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2000)

378 Citations

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