Catalysis & Surface Science

Cox Structure-property relationships in surface chemistry and catalysis by compound materials; Ultrahigh vacuum surface science studies of oxides, carbides and phosphides; Density functional investigations of bulk minerals, compound surfaces, adsorption, surface reactions, and electronic properties of defects.
Karim Heterogeneous Catalysis, Colloidal Nanoparticles Synthesis, Microfluidics, In-Situ/Operando Characterization.
Xin Fundamental Surface Reactivity and Catalysis, Electronic and Atomistic Dynamics at Interfaces and Nanoparticles, Kinetic Theory of Charge Transfer Processes.
Zhu Electrochemistry, catalysis, monodispersed nanocrystals, ionic liquids, energy and chemical conversion schemes.