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Chemistry
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2022

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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 223 Citations 206,068 777 World Ranking 3 National Ranking 1
Best Scientists D-index 227 Citations 217,373 779 World Ranking 69 National Ranking 1

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2022 - Research.com Best Scientist Award

2022 - Research.com Chemistry in Denmark Leader Award

2015 - Member of the National Academy of Engineering For theoretical approaches to design of heterogeneous catalysts, linking reaction rates to microscopic catalyst properties.

2015 - Irving Langmuir Award, American Chemical Society (ACS)

2011 - Member of Academia Europaea

2003 - Fellow of American Physical Society (APS) Citation For contributions in theoretical surface physics and heterogeneous catalysis

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Catalysis
  • Quantum mechanics
  • Hydrogen

Jens K. Nørskov mainly focuses on Catalysis, Inorganic chemistry, Density functional theory, Electrochemistry and Nanotechnology. His studies deal with areas such as Hydrogen, Chemical engineering and Adsorption as well as Catalysis. The concepts of his Inorganic chemistry study are interwoven with issues in Platinum, Oxide, Overpotential and Metal.

His work deals with themes such as Chemical physics, Thermodynamics, Physical chemistry, Oxygen and Binding energy, which intersect with Density functional theory. Jens K. Nørskov has included themes like Electrolyte, Selectivity and Copper in his Electrochemistry study. His study looks at the relationship between Nanotechnology and fields such as Crystallography, as well as how they intersect with chemical problems.

His most cited work include:

  • Improved adsorption energetics within density-functional theory using revised Perdew-Burke-Ernzerhof functionals (4099 citations)
  • Origin of the Overpotential for Oxygen Reduction at a Fuel-Cell Cathode (4068 citations)
  • Combining theory and experiment in electrocatalysis: Insights into materials design (2906 citations)

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

Jens K. Nørskov mainly investigates Catalysis, Density functional theory, Inorganic chemistry, Transition metal and Electrochemistry. His Catalysis study combines topics in areas such as Nanotechnology, Chemical engineering, Metal and Photochemistry. His study in Density functional theory is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Chemical physics, Binding energy and Adsorption, Physical chemistry.

Jens K. Nørskov interconnects Hydrogen, Oxide, Methanol, Overpotential and Selectivity in the investigation of issues within Inorganic chemistry. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Reactivity and Thermodynamics. His Electrochemistry research includes themes of Oxygen and Copper.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Catalysis (73.96%)
  • Density functional theory (50.89%)
  • Inorganic chemistry (39.53%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Catalysis (73.96%)
  • Electrochemistry (29.11%)
  • Density functional theory (50.89%)

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

Jens K. Nørskov mainly investigates Catalysis, Electrochemistry, Density functional theory, Inorganic chemistry and Chemical engineering. His Catalysis research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Electrocatalyst, Oxygen evolution and Methane. His Electrocatalyst study which covers Nanotechnology that intersects with Biochemical engineering and Active site.

His Electrochemistry research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Adsorption, Metal, Hydrogen peroxide, Copper and Carbon. His Density functional theory study incorporates themes from Chemical physics, Work, Thermodynamics and Oxygen. His work carried out in the field of Inorganic chemistry brings together such families of science as Formate, Ammonia production, Electrolysis and Oxygenate.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Combining theory and experiment in electrocatalysis: Insights into materials design (2906 citations)
  • Combining theory and experiment in electrocatalysis: Insights into materials design (2906 citations)
  • Materials for solar fuels and chemicals (529 citations)

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

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Catalysis
  • Hydrogen

His main research concerns Catalysis, Electrochemistry, Selectivity, Inorganic chemistry and Density functional theory. The Catalysis study combines topics in areas such as Electrocatalyst, Carbon, Nanotechnology and Methane. He combines subjects such as Electrolyte, Chemical engineering, Metal and Hydrogen peroxide with his study of Electrochemistry.

His Selectivity study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Yield and Copper. His Inorganic chemistry research incorporates elements of Ammonia production, Ammonia, Formate, Electrolysis and Aqueous solution. His studies examine the connections between Density functional theory and genetics, as well as such issues in Surrogate model, with regards to Reaction step, Network complexity, Statistical physics, Reaction mechanism and Gaussian process.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

Best Publications

Improved adsorption energetics within density-functional theory using revised Perdew-Burke-Ernzerhof functionals

Bjørk Hammer;Lars Bruno Hansen;Jens Kehlet Nørskov.
Physical Review B (1999)

5490 Citations

Origin of the Overpotential for Oxygen Reduction at a Fuel-Cell Cathode

J. K. Nørskov;J. Rossmeisl;and A. Logadottir;L. Lindqvist.
Journal of Physical Chemistry B (2004)

4808 Citations

Theoretical surface science and catalysis—calculations and concepts

Bjørk Hammer;Jens Kehlet Nørskov.
Advances in Catalysis (2000)

2840 Citations

Biomimetic Hydrogen Evolution: MoS2 Nanoparticles as Catalyst for Hydrogen Evolution

Berit Hinnemann;Poul Georg Moses;Jacob Lindner Bonde;Kristina Pilt Jørgensen.
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2005)

2577 Citations

Towards the computational design of solid catalysts

Jens Kehlet Nørskov;Thomas Bligaard;Jan Rossmeisl;Claus Hviid Christensen.
Nature Chemistry (2009)

2435 Citations

Computational high-throughput screening of electrocatalytic materials for hydrogen evolution

Jeffrey Philip Greeley;Thomas Jaramillo;Jacob Bonde;Ib Chorkendorff.
Nature Materials (2006)

2316 Citations

Why gold is the noblest of all the metals

B. Hammer;J. K. Norskov.
Nature (1995)

2282 Citations

Combining theory and experiment in electrocatalysis: Insights into materials design

Zhi Wei Seh;Zhi Wei Seh;Zhi Wei Seh;Jakob Kibsgaard;Jakob Kibsgaard;Jakob Kibsgaard;Colin F. Dickens;Colin F. Dickens;Ib Chorkendorff.
Science (2017)

2224 Citations

Alloys of platinum and early transition metals as oxygen reduction electrocatalysts

J. Greeley;I. E. L. Stephens;A. S. Bondarenko;T. P. Johansson.
Nature Chemistry (2009)

2198 Citations

Trends in the exchange current for hydrogen evolution

Jens Kehlet Nørskov;Thomas Bligaard;Ashildur Logadottir;J.R. Kitchin.
Journal of The Electrochemical Society (2005)

2186 Citations

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