Publications 2016

Water Formation for the Metalation of Porphyrin Molecules on Oxidized Cu(111)

A. Verdini, P. Shinde, G. L. Montanari, S. T. Suran- Brunelli, M. Caputo, G. Di Santo, C. A. Pignedoli, L. Floreano, D. Passerone, A. Goldoni 

Chem. Eur. J.  22, 14672 (2016) DOI: 10.1002/chem.201602105

Building block analysis of 2D amorphous networks reveals medium range correlation

C. Büchner, L. Liu, S. Stuckenholz, K. M. Burson, L. Lichtenstein, M. Heyde, H.-J. Gao, H.-J. Freund

Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 435, 40 (2016) DOI: 10.1016/j.jnoncrysol.2015.12.020

Origin of distinct hydrogen absorption behavior of Zr2Pd and ZrPd2

J. Ning, X. Zhang, J. Qin, L. Wang, D. Passerone, M. Ma, R. Liu

International journal of hydrogen energy.  4 1, 1736 (2016) DOI: 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2015.10.064

Strain-driven oxygen deficiency in multiferroic SrMnO3 thin films

P. Agrawal, J. Guo, P. Yu, C. Hebert, D. Passerone, R. Erni, and M. D. Rossell

Phys. Rev B 94, 104101 (2016) DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.94.104101

Purely Armchair or Partially Chiral: Non-Contact Atomic Force Microscope Characterization

of Dibromo-Bianthryl-Based Graphene Nanoribbons Grown on Cu(111)

C. Sánchez-Sánchez, T. Dienel, O. Deniz, P. Ruffieux, R. Berger, X. Feng, K. Müllen, R. Fasel

ACS Nano 10, 8006 (2016) DOI:10.1021/acsnano.6b04025

Building Pentagons into Graphenic Structures by On-Surface Polymerization and

Aromatic Cyclodehydrogenation of Phenyl-Substituted Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons

J. Liu, T. Dienel, J. Liu, O. Groening, J. Cai, X. Feng, K. Müllen, P. Ruffieux, R. Fasel

J. Phys. Chem. C 120, 17588 (2016) DOI:10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b05495

Switching stiction and adhesion of a liquid on a solid

S. F. L. Mertens, A. Hemmi, S. Muff, O. Gröning, S. De Feyter, J. Osterwalder, T. Greber

Nature 534, 676 (2016) DOI:10.1038/nature18275

Insight into structural phase transitions from the decoupled anharmonic mode approximation

D. J. Adams, D. Passerone

J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 28, 305401 (2016) DOI:10.1088/0953-8984/28/30/305401

Bottom-Up Synthesis of Metalated Carbyne

Q. Sun, L. Cai, S. Wang, R. Widmer, H. Ju, J. Zhu, L. Li, Y. He, P. Ruffieux, R. Fasel, W Xu

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 138,1106 (2016) DOI: 10.1021/jacs.5b10725

Giant edge state splitting at atomically precise graphene zigzag edges

S. Wang, L. Talirz, C. A. Pignedoli, X. Feng, K. Müllen, R. Fasel, P. Ruffieux

Nature Communications 7, 11507 (2016) DOI:10.1038/ncomms11507

Interaction of oxygen with the (111) surface of NaAu2

E. J. Kwolek, R. Widmer, O. Gröning, O. Deniz, H. Walen, C. D. Yuen, W. Huang, D. L. Schlagel, M. Wallingford, C.R. Brundle, P. A. Thiel

Surface Science  650, 167–176 (2016) DOI: doi:10.1016/j.susc.2015.12.015

Growth Assisted by Glancing Angle Deposition: A New Technique to Fabricate Highly Porous Anisotropic Thin Films

J. R. Sanchez-Valencia, R. Longtin, M. D. Rossell, P. Gröning 

ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces  8 ,  8686 (2016) DOI: 10.1021/acsami.6b00232

Optical transition energies of isolated molecular monomers and weakly interacting two-dimensional aggregates

R. Forker, T. Dienel, A. Krause, M. Gruenewald, M. Meissner, T. Kirchhuebel, O. Gröning,  T. Fritz 

Phys. Rev. B 93, 165426 (2016) DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.93.165426

On-surface synthesis of graphene nanoribbons with zigzag edge topology

P. Ruffieux, S. Wang, B. Yang, C. Sánchez-Sánchez, J. Liu, T. Dienel, L. Talirz, P. Shinde, C. A. Pignedoli, D. Passerone, T. Dumslaff, X. Feng, K. Müllen, R. Fasel

Nature 531, 489 (2016) DOI: 10.1038/nature17151

Superlubricity of graphene nanoribbons on gold surfaces

S. Kawai, A. Benassi, E. Gnecco, H. Söde, R. Pawlak, X. Feng, K. Müllen, D. Passerone, C. A. Pignedoli, P. Ruffieux, R. Fasel, E. Meyer

Science 351, 957 (2016) DOI: 10.1126/science.aad3569

Silicon etch with chromium ions generated by a filtered or non-filtered cathodic arc discharge

D. Scopece, M. Döbeli, D. Passerone, X. Maeder, A. Neels, B. Widrig, A. Dommann, U. Müller, J. Ramm

Sci. Technol. Adv. Mater. 17, 20 (2016) DOI: 10.1080/14686996.2016.1140308

Tunable Band Alignment with Unperturbed Carrier Mobility of On-Surface Synthesized Organic Semiconducting Wires

A.Basagni, G.Vasseur, C. A. Pignedoli, M. Vilas-Varela, D. Peña, L. Nicolas, L. Vitali, J. Lobo-Checa, D. G. de Oteyza, F. Sedona, M. Casarin, J. Enrique Ortega, M. Sambi

ACS Nano 10, 2644 (2016) DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.5b07683

On-Surface Synthesis of Atomically Precise Graphene Nanoribbons

L. Talirz, P. Ruffieux, R. Fasel

Adv. Mater. 28, 6222 (2016) DOI: 10.1002/adma.201505738

Microscopic origin of chiral shape induction in achiral crystals

W. Xiao, K.-H. Ernst, K. Palotas, Y. Zhang, E. Bruyer, L. Peng, T. Greber, W. A. Hofer, L. T. Scott, R. Fasel

Nature Chemistry 8, 326 (2016) DOI: 10.1038/nchem.2449

Synthesis of Atomically Precise Graphene-Based Nanostructures: A Simulation Point of View

L. Talirz, P. Shinde, D. Passerone and C.A. Pignedoli

In On-Surface Synthesis

Proceedings of the International Workshop On-Surface Synthesis,

École des Houches, Les Houches 25–30 May 2014

p.237, Springer 2016 DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-26600-8