Electrochemical Materials and Interfaces



S. Kajita, T. Eda, S. Feng, H. Tanaka, A. Bieberle-Hütter, N. Ohno
Increased photoelectrochemical performance of vanadium oxide thin film by helium plasma treatment with auxiliary molybdenum deposition
Advanced Energy and Sustainability Research, 4 (2023) (pdf)



Qiuhua Liang, G. Brocks, A. Bieberle-Hütter
First-principles study of the magnetic exchange forces between the RuO2 (110) surface and Fe tip
ChemPhysChem (2022) (pdf,SI)

B.F.H. van den Boorn, M. van Berkel,, A. Bieberle-Hütter
Variance-Based Global Sensitivity Analysis: A Methodological Framework and Case Study for Microkinetic Modeling
Advanced Theory and Simulations

B. Samanta, Á. Morales-García, F. Illas, N. Goga, J.A. Anta, S. Calero, A. Bieberle-Hütter, F. Libisch, A. B. Muñoz-García, M. Pavone, M.C. Toroker
Challenges of modeling nanostructured materials for photocatalytic water splitting
Chem. Soc. Rev. 51 (2022) 3794-3818.

Q. Liang, , A. Bieberle-Hütter, G.H.L.A. Brocks
Anti-Ferromagnetic RuO2: A Stable and Robust OER Catalyst over a Large Range of Surface Terminations
J. Phys. Chem. C 126, 3 (2022) 1337–45.

K. George, M. van Berkel, X. Zhang, R. Sinha, A. Bieberle-Hütter
Correction to “Impedance Spectra and Surface Coverages Simulated Directly from the Electrochemical Reaction Mechanism: A Nonlinear State-Space Approach”
J. Phys. Chem. C 123 (15) (2019) 9981−9992; published in 2022.

S. Feng, S. Kajita, M. Higashi, A. Bieberle-Hütter, T. Yoshida, N. Ohno
Photoelectrochemical properties of plasma-induced nanostructured tungsten oxide
Applied Surface Science 580 (15) (2022) 151979.



Q. Liang, G.H.L.A. Brocks, V. Sinha, A. Bieberle-Hütter
Tailoring the performance of ZnO for oxygen evolution by effective transition metal doping
ChemSusChem 14 (15) (2021) 3064-73 (pdf, SI).

Q. Liang, G.H.L.A. Brocks, A. Bieberle-Hütter
Oxygen evolution reaction (OER) mechanism under alkaline and acidic conditions
J. Phys: Energy 3 (2021) 026001. (pdf)

A. Bieberle-Hütter, A.C. Bronneberg, K. George, M.C.M. van de Sanden
Operando Attenuated Total Reflection Fourier-transform Infrared (ATR-FTIR) Spectroscopy for Water Splitting
J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 54 (2021) 133001-12. (pdf)

V. Sinha, D. Sun, E.J. Meijer, T.J.H. Vlugt, A. Bieberle-Hütter
A Multiscale Modeling Approach to Elucidate the Mechanism of the Oxygen Evolution Reaction at the Hematute-Water Interface
Faraday Discuss. 229 (2021) 89. (pdf, SI)



K. George, T. Khachatrjan, M. van Berkel, V. Sinha, A. Bieberle-Hütter
Understanding the Impact of Different Types of Surface States on Photoelectrochemical Water Oxidation: A Microkinetic Modeling Approach
ACS Catal. 10 (2020) 14649-60. (pdf, SI)

M. Parente, M. van Helvert, R. F. Hamans, R. Verbroekken, R. Sinha, A. Bieberle-Hütter, A. Baldi
A simple and fast high-yield synthesis of silver nanowires
Nano Lett. 20 (2020) 5759−64.

Y. Zhao, S. Balasubramanyam, A.A. Bol, A.Bieberle-Hütter
Relating 3D Geometry and Photoelectrochemical Activity of WO3-loaded n-Si Nanowires: New Design Rules for Photoelectrodes
ACS Appl. Energy Mater. 3 (2020) 9628-34. (pdf, SI)

Y. Zhao, P. Westerik, R. Santbergen, E. Zoethout, H. Gardeniers, A. Bieberle-Hütter
From Geometry to Activity: A Quantitative Analysis of WO3/Si Micropillar Arrays for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting
Adv. Funct. Mater. 30 (13) (2020) 1909157 (1-10). (pdf, SI)

R. Sinha, D. Friedrich, G. Zafeiropoulos, E. Zoethout, M. Parente, M.C.M. van de Sanden, A. Bieberle-Hütter
Charge carrier dynamics and photocatalytic activity of {111} and {100} faceted Ag3PO4 particles
J. Chem. Phys. 152 (2020) 244710 (1-9). (pdf, SI)


Q. Liang, G. Brocks, X. Zhang, A. Bieberle-Hütter
Monolayer Nitrides Doped with Transition Metals as Efficient Catalysts for Water Oxidation: The Singular Role of Nickel
J. Phys. Chem. C. 123 (43) (2019) 26289-98. (pdf, SI)

Y. Zhao, G. Brocks, H. Genuit, R. Lavrijsen, A. Bieberle-Hütter
Boosting the Performance of WO3/n-Si Heterostructures for Photo-electrochemical Water Splitting: from the Role of Si to Interface Engineering
Adv. Energy Mater. (2019) 1900940. (pdf, SI)

X. Cao, X. Zhang, R. Sinha, S. Tao, A. Bieberle-Hütter
The importance of charge redistribution during electrochemical reactions: A density functional theory study of silver orthophospate (Ag3PO4)
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 21 (2019) 9531-37. (pdf, SI)

R. Sinha, R. Lavrijsen, M.A. Verheijen, E. Zoethout, H. Genuit, M.C.M. van de Sanden, A. Bieberle-Hütter
The electrochemistry of sputtered hematite photoanodes: A comparison of metallic DC versus ractive RF sputtering
ACS Omega 4 (2019) 9262−70. (pdf, SI)

K. George, M. van Berkel, X. Zhang, A. Bieberle-Hütter
Impedance spectra and surface coverages simulated directly from the electrochemical reaction mechanism: A nonlinear state-space approach
J. Phys. Chem. C 123 (15) (2019) 9981-92. (pdf)

K. George, X. Zhang, A. Bieberle-Hütter
Why does NiOOH cocatalyst increase the oxygen evolution activity of alpha-Fe2O3?
J. Chem. Phys. 150 (2019) 041729. (pdf, SI)

R. Kishore, X. Cao, X. Zhang, A. Bieberle-Hütter
Electrochemical Water Oxidation on WO3 Surfaces: A Density Functional Theory Study
Catalysis Today 321-322 (2019) 94-99. (pdf)


A. Bronneberg, A.Bieberle-Hütter
Waterstof direct van de zon
Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Natuurkunde, Vol. 84, Editie 10 (2018) 24-29. (pdf)

Y. Zhao, S. Balasubramanyam, R. Sinha, R. Lavrijsen, M.A. Verheijen, A.A. Bol, A.Bieberle-Hütter
Physical and Chemical Defects in WO3 Thin Films and Their Impact on Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting
ACS Appl. Energy Mater. (2018) 1 (11) 5887-95.(pdf)


R. Sinha, I. Tanyeli, R. Lavrijsen, M.C.M. van de Sanden, A. Bieberle-Hütter
The Electrochemistry of Iron Oxide Thin Films Nanostructured by High Ion Flux Plasma Exposure
Electrochimica Acta, 258 (2017) 709-17. (DOI, pdf)

X. Zhang, C. Cao, A. Bieberle-Hütter
Enhanced Electrochemical Water Oxidation: the Impact of Nanoclusters and Nanocavities
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 19 (2017) 31300-305. (DOI, pdf)

A. Bieberle-Hütter, I. Tanyeli, R. Lavrijsen, B. Koopmans, M.C.M. van de Sanden
Nanostructuring of Thin Films by High Flux Low Energy He Plasma
Thin Solid Films 631 (2017) 50-56. (DOI, pdf)


X.Q. Zhang, C. Cao, A. Bieberle-Hütter
Orientation Sensitivity of Oxygen Evolution Reaction on Hematite
J. Phys. Chem. C 120 (2016) 28694-00 (DOI, pdf).

X.Q. Zhang, P. Klaver, R. van Santen, M.C.M. van de Sanden, A. Bieberle-Hütter
Oxygen Evolution at Hematite Surfaces: The Impact of Structure and Oxygen Vacancies on Lowering the Overpotential
J. Phys. Chem. C 120 (2016) 18201-08. (DOI)

X.Q. Zhang, A. Bieberle-Hütter
Modeling and Simulations in Photoelectrochemical Water Oxidation: From Single Level to Multiscale Modeling
ChemSusChem 9 (2016) 1223–42. (DOI)



B. Scherrer, A. Evans, A.J. Santis-Alvarez, B. Jiang, J. Martynczuk, H. Galinski, M. Nabavi, M. Prestat, R. Tölke, A. Bieberle-Hütter, D. Poulikakos, P. Muralt, P. Niedermann, A. Dommann, T. Maeder, P. Heeb, V. Straessle, C. Muller and L.J. Gauckler
A thermally self-sustained micro-power plant with integrated micro-solid oxide fuel cells, micro-reformer and functional micro-fluidic carrier
J. Pow. Sourc. 258 (2014) 434-440. (DOI)



A. Bieberle-Hütter, A. Santis, B. Jiang, P. Heeb, P. Niedermann, L. Bischof, A. Dommann, M. Navabi, P. Poulikakos, T. Maeder, L.J. Gauckler
Syngas Generation from n-Butane with an Integrated MEMS Assembly for Gas Processing in Micro-Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Systems
Lab Chip 12 (22) (2012) 4894 – 4902. (DOI, pdf)

B. Scherrer, J. Martynczuk, H. Galinski, J.G. Grolig, S. Binder, A. Bieberle-Hütter, J.L.M. Rupp, M. Prestat and L.J. Gauckler
Microstructures of YSZ and CGO Thin Films Deposited by Spray Pyrolysis: Influence of Processing Parameters on the Porosity
Adv. Funct. Mater. 22 (2012) 3509–3518. (DOI)

R. Tölke, A. Bieberle-Hütter, A. Evans, J.L.M. Rupp, L.J. Gauckler
Processing of Foturan® Glass Ceramic Substrates for Micro-Solid Oxide Fuel Cells
J. Europ. Cer. Soc. 32 (12) (2012) 3229-3238. (DOI)

C. Meier, T. Hocker, A. Bieberle-Hütter, L.J. Gauckler
Analyzing a Micro-Solid Oxide Fuel Cell System by Global Energy Balances
Int. J. Hydr. En. 37 (2012) 10318-10327. (DOI)

T. Ryll, P. Reibisch , L. Schlagenhauf, A. Bieberle-Huetter, M. Döbeli, J.L.M. Rupp, L.J. Gauckler
Lanthanum Nickelate Thin Films Deposited by Spray Pyrolysis: Crystallization, Microstructure and Electrochemical Properties
J. Europ. Ceram. Soc. 32 (12) (2012) 1701-1709. (DOI)

P. Plonczak, M. Sogaard, A. Bieberle-Hütter, P. Vang Hendriksen, L.J. Gauckler
Electrochemical Properties of La0.58Sr0.4Co0.2Fe0.8O3-d Thin Films with Varying Microstructures
J. Electrochem. Soc. 159 (4) (2012) B1-B12. (DOI)

M.V.F. Schlupp, M. Prestat, J. Martynczuk, J.L.M. Rupp, A. Bieberle-Hütter, L.J. Gauckler
Thin Film Growth of Yttria Stabilized Zirconia by Aerosol Assisted Chemical Vapor Deposition
J. Power Sourc. 202 (2012) 47-55. (DOI)

N.J. Simrick, A. Bieberle-Hütter, T.M. Ryll, J.A. Kilner, A. Atkinson, J.L.M. Rupp
An Investigation of the Oxygen Reduction Mechanism of LSCF Using Patterned Thin Films
Solid State Ionics 206 (2012) 7–16. (DOI)



A. Evans, A. Bieberle-Hütter, L.P. Bonderer, S. Stuckenholz, L.J. Gauckler
Micro-Solid Oxide Fuel Cells Without Microfabrication Using Ultrathin Free-standing Yttria-Stabilised-Zirconia Foils
J. Pow. Sourc. 196 (2011) 10069– 10073. (DOI)

M. Søgaard, A. Bieberle-Hütter, P. Vang Hendriksen, M. Mogensen, H.L. Tuller
Oxygen Incorporation in Porous Thin Film of Strontium Doped Lanthanum Ferrite
J. Electroceram. 27 (3-4) (2011) 134-142. (DOI)

B. Scherrer, S. Heiroth, A. Bieberle-Hütter, J.L.M. Rupp, and L.J. Gauckler
Crystallization and Microstructural Properties of Yttria-Stabilized Zirconia Thin Films Deposited by Spray Pyrolysis
Adv. Funct. Mat. 21 (20) (2011) 3967-3975. (DOI)

B. Scherrer, A. Rossi, J. Martynczuk, M. Rossell, A. Bieberle-Hütter, J. Rupp, R. Erni, L.J.Gauckler
Impact of Substrate Material and Annealing Conditions on the Microstructure and Chemistry of Yttria-Stabilized-Zirconia Thin Films
J. Pow. Sourc. 196 (18) (2011) 7372-7382. (DOI)

H. Galinski, A. Bieberle-Hütter, J.M.L. Rupp, L.J. Gauckler
Nonlinear Oxidation Kinetics of Nickel Cermets
Acta Mat. 59 (16) (2011) 6239-6245. (DOI)

A. Bieberle-Hütter, P. Reinhard, J.L.M. Rupp, L.J. Gauckler
The Impact of Etching during Microfabrication on the Microstructure and the Electrical Conductivity of Gadolinia-doped Ceria Thin Films
J. Pow. Sourc. 196 (2011) 6070–6078. (DOI)

P. Plonczak, A. Bieberle-Hütter, M. Sogaard, T. Ryll, J. Martynczuk, P. Vang Hendriksen, L. J. Gauckler
Tailoring of LSCF Nanostructure by Pulsed Laser Deposition    
Adv. Funct. Mat. 21 (2011) 2764–2775. (DOI)

T. Ryll, J.L.M. Rupp, A. Bieberle-Hütter, H. Galinski, L.J. Gauckler
Characterization of Thin Films for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells Facilitated by Micro-patterning
Scr. Mat. 65 (2011) 84-89. (DOI)

N.J. Simrick, J.A. Kilner, A. Atkinson, J.L.M. Rupp, T.M. Ryll, A. Bieberle-Hütter, H. Galinski, L.J. Gauckler
Micro-Fabrication of Patterned Cathodes with Gold Current Collectors
Solid State Ionics 192 (1) (2011) 619-626. (DOI)

T. Ryll, H. Galinski, L. Schlagenhauf, A. Bieberle-Hütter, J.L.M. Rupp,  L.J. Gauckler
Microscopic and Nanoscopic Three Phase Boundaries of Platinum Thin-Film Electrodes on YSZ Electrolyte
Adv. Funct. Mat. 21 (3) (2011) 565-572. (DOI)



H. Galinski, T. Ryll, P. Elser, J.L.M. Rupp, A. Bieberle-Hütter, L.J. Gauckler
Agglomeration of Pt Thin Films on Dielectric Substrates
Phys. Rev. B 82 (2010) 235415. (DOI, pdf)

T. Ryll, A. Brunner, S. Ellenbroeck, A. Bieberle-Hütter, J. L.M. Rupp, L.J. Gauckler
Electrical Conductivity and Crystallization of Amorphous Bismuth Ruthenate Thin Films Deposited by Spray Pyrolysis
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 12 (2010) 13933–13942. (DOI, pdf)

N. Karageorgakis, A. Heel, A. Bieberle-Hütter, J.L.M. Rupp, T. Graule, L.J. Gauckler
Flame Spray Deposition of La0.6Sr0.4CoO3−d Thin Films: Microstructural Characterization, Electrochemical Performance and Degradation
J. Pow. Sourc. 195 (2010) 8152–8161. (DOI)



A. Evans, A. Bieberle-Hütter, J.L.M. Rupp, L.J. Gauckler
Review on Microfabricated Micro-Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Membranes
J. Pow. Sourc. 194 (2009) 119-129. (DOI)

A. Evans, A. Bieberle-Hütter, H. Galinski, J.L.M. Rupp, T. Ryll, B. Scherrer, R. Tölke, L.J. Gauckler
Micro-Solid Oxide Fuel Cells: Status, Challenges and Chances
Chemical Monthly 140 (2009) 975-983. (DOI)

M. Vogler, A. Bieberle-Hütter, L.J. Gauckler, J. Warnatz, W.G. Bessler
Modeling Study of Surface Reactions, Diffusion and Spillover at a Ni/YSZ Patterned Anode
J. Electrochem. Soc. 156 (5) (2009) B663-B672. (DOI)



U.P. Muecke, D. Beckel, A. Bernard, A. Bieberle-Hütter, S. Graf, A. Infortuna, P. Müller, J.L.M. Rupp, J. Schneider, L.J. Gauckler
Micro Solid Oxide Fuel Cells on Glass Ceramic Substrates
Adv. Func. Mater. 18 (2008) 1-11. (DOI)

A. Bieberle-Hütter, D. Beckel, A. Infortuna, U.P. Muecke, J.L.M. Rupp, L.J. Gauckler, S. Rey-Mermet, P. Muralt, N. R. Bieri, N. Hotz, M.J. Stutz, D. Poulikakos, P. Heeb, P. Müller, A. Bernard, R. Gmür, T. Hocker
A Micro-Solid Oxide Fuel Cell System as Battery Replacement
J. Pow. Sourc. 177 (2008) 123-130. (DOI)

A. Bieberle-Hütter, J.L. Hertz, H.L. Tuller
Fabrication and Electrochemical Characterization of Planar Pt-CGO Microstructures
Act. Mat. 56 (2008) 177-187. (DOI)



J.-W. Son, H. Kim, H.-R. Kim, J.-H. Lee, H.-W. Lee, A. Bieberle-Hütter, J.L.M. Rupp, U.P. Muecke, D. Beckel, L.J. Gauckler
Fabrication of Micro Solid Oxide Fuel Cell by Thin Film Processing Hybridization: I. Multilayer Structure of Sputtered YSZ Thin Film Electrolyte and Ni-Based Anodes Deposited by Spray Pyrolysis
J. Korean Ceram. Soc. 44 (10) (2007) 589-596. (pdf)

D. Beckel, D. Briand, A. Bieberle-Hütter, J. Courbat, N.F. de Rooij, L.J. Gauckler
Micro-hotplates—A platform for micro-solid oxide fuel cells
J. Pow. Sourc. 166 (2007) 143–148. (DOI)

D. Beckel, A. Bieberle-Hütter, A. Harvey, A. Infortuna, U. P. Muecke, M. Prestat, J.L.M. Rupp, L.J. Gauckler
Thin Films for Micro Solid Oxide Fuel Cells
J. Pow. Sourc. 173 (2007) 325-345. (DOI)



T. Hyodo, A. Bieberle-Hutter, J.L. Hertz, H.L. Tuller
Three Dimensional Arrays of Hollow Gadolinia-doped Ceria Microspheres Prepared by R.F. Magnetron Sputtering Employing PMMA Microsphere Templates
J. Electroceram. 17 (2006) 695-699. (DOI)

A. Bieberle-Hütter, M. Søgaard, H.L. Tuller
Electrical and Electrochemical Characterization of Microstructured Thin Film La1-xSrxCoO3 Electrodes
Solid State Ionics 177 (2006) 1969-1975. (DOI)

A. Bieberle-Hütter, H.L. Tuller
Fabrication and Structural Characterization of Interdigitated Thin Film La1-xSrxCoO3 (LSCO) Electrodes
J. Electroceram. 16 (2006) 151-157. (DOI)


Before 2005

A. Bieberle, L.J. Gauckler
State-Space Modeling of the Anodic SOFC System Ni, H2-H2O I YSZ
Solid State Ionics 146 (2002) 23-41. (DOI)

A. Bieberle, L.P. Meier, L.J. Gauckler
The Electrochemistry of Ni Pattern Anodes Used as Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Model Electrodes
J. Electrochem. Soc. 148 (2001) A646-A656. (DOI)

A. Bieberle, L.J. Gauckler
Ni-based SOFC Anodes: Microstructure and Electrochemistry
Zeitschrift für Metallkunde 92 (2001) 796-802.

N. Janke, A. Bieberle, R. Weissmann
Characterization of Sputter-Deposited WO3 and CeO2-x – TiO2 Thin Films for Electrochromic Applications
Thin Solid Films 392 (2001) 134-141. (DOI)

A. Bieberle, L.J. Gauckler.
Reaction Mechanisms of Ni Pattern Anodes for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells
Solid State Ionics 135 (2000) 337-345. (DOI)