Enhancement of the Hydrogen Evolution Reaction from Ni-MoS2 Hybrid Nanoclusters

This report focuses on a novel strategy for the preparation of transition metal–MoS2 hybrid nanoclusters based on a one-step, dual-target magnetron sputtering, and gas condensation process demonstrated for Ni-MoS2.

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One new position with starting date 1st August 2017

  • 2017 May 31

ESR12: new business related position with starting date 1st August 2017. Application Deadline 30th June 2017. Check the Vacancies menu and apply online !

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Effect of Nanostructuring on the Reactivity of Zirconia

The reactivity of zirconia nanoparticles has been investigated by means of DFT+U calculations as a function of the morphology and stoichiometry.

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Modification of MoS2 Nanoclusters by Sulphur Addition: A STEM Study

To obtain highly crystalline MoS2 nanoclusters, annealing and sulphur addition processes were needed.

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Gold Nanoparticle Decorated Polypyrrole Electrode for Biosensing

We report a novel self-aligned process for gold nanoparticle (AuNP) decorated polypyrrole (Ppy) biosensing microelectrodes, where the AuNP selectively electro-grows out of the Ppy.

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SB Meeting 7 - May 11, 2017

  • 2017 Apr 28

SBM 7 will be organized at Faculty Club, Leuven, Belgium

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Hydrogen Evolution with Ni-MoS2 Nanoclusters

This report focuses on a novel strategy for the preparation of transition metal−MoS2 hybrid nanoclusters based on a one-step, dual-target magnetron sputtering, and gascondensation process demonstrated

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Gold and Silver Clusters on TiO2 and ZrO2

The adsorption of Ag and Au atoms and Ag4 and Au4 clusters on the stoichiometric TiO2 (anatase) and ZrO2 (tetragonal) (101) surfaces has been investigated using DFT+U calculations

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SB Meeting 5 - March 9, 2016

  • 2016 Aug 05

SBM5 @ Faculty Club, Leuven, Belgium

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CO adsorption on a silica bilayer

We have investigated the adsorption of CO on that system using DFT

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