Samira Siahrostami

Research Engineer

Research Interests: 

I am interested in designing cost-effective high performance materials for a carbon-neutral future, including fuel cells, electrolyzers and batteries.

Theory PIs: 


One- or Two-electron Water Oxidation, Hydroxyl Radical or H2O2 Evolution. Samira Siahrostami, Guo-Ling Li, Venkatasubramanian Viswanathan, Jens K. Nørskov . The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters , 8 , 1157- 1160 . 2017. Development of a reactor with carbon catalysts for modular-scale, low-cost electrochemical generation of H 2 O 2. Zhihua Chen, Shucheng Chen, Samira Siahrostami, Pongkarn Chakthranont, Christopher Hahn, Dennis Nordlund, Sokaras Dimosthenis, Jens K. Nørskov, Zhenan Bao, Thomas F. Jaramillo . Reaction Chemistry & Engineering . 2017.
High-performance oxygen reduction and evolution carbon catalysis: From mechanistic studies to device integration. John W. F. To, Jia Wei Desmond Ng, Samira Siahrostami, Ai Leen Koh, Yangjin Lee, Zhihua Chen, Kara D. Fong, Shucheng Chen, Jiajun He, Won-Gyu Bae, Jennifer Wilcox, Hu Young Jeong, Kwanpyo Kim, Felix Studt, Jens K. Nørskov, Thomas F. Jaramillo, Zhenan Bao . Nano Research , 1- 15 . 2016. Monocopper Active Site for Partial Methane Oxidation in Cu-Exchanged 8MR Zeolites. Ambarish R. Kulkarni, Zhi-Jian Zhao, Samira Siahrostami, Jens K Nørskov, Felix Studt . ACS Catalysis , 6 , 6531- 6536 . 2016.
Exploring Scaling Relations for Chemisorption Energies on Transition‐Metal‐Exchanged Zeolites ZSM‐22 and ZSM‐5. Samira Siahrostami, Hanne Falsig, Pablo Beato, Poul Georg Moses, Jens K. Nørskov, Felix Studt . ChemCatChem , 8 , 767- 772 . 2016. Two-Dimensional Materials as Catalysts for Energy Conversion. Samira Siahrostami, Charlie Tsai, Mohammadreza Karamad, Ralph Koitz, Max García-Melchor, Michal Bajdich, Aleksandra Vojvodic, Frank Abild-Pedersen, Jens K. Nørskov, Felix Studt . Catalysis Letters , 46 , 1917- 1921 . 2016.
Influence of Adsorbed Water on the Oxygen Evolution Reaction on Oxides. Samira Siahrostami, Aleksandra Vojvodic . The Journal of Physical Chemistry C , 119 , 1032- 1037 . 2015. First principles investigation of zinc-anode dissolution in zinc–air batteries. Samira Siahrostami, Vladimir Tripković, Keld T. Lundgaard, Kristian E. Jensen, Heine A. Hansen, Jens S. Hummelshøj, Jón S. G. Mýrdal, Tejs Vegge, Jens K. Nørskov, Jan Rossmeisl . Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics , 15 , 6416- 6421 . 2013.
The oxygen reduction reaction mechanism on Pt(111) from density functional theory calculations. Vladimir Tripković, Egill Skúlason, Samira Siahrostami, Jens K. Nørskov, Jan Rossmeisl . Electrochimica Acta , 55 , 7975- 7981 . 2010.