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Francisco Zaera Surface Group



Publications


List of Publications

Francisco Zaera, Research Director
Publications up to May, 2016

359 Juan Simonovis and Francisco Zaera, Abrupt Increase in Hydrogen Diffusion on Transition-Metal Surfaces During Hydrogenation Catalysis, Chem. Sci., DOI: 10.1039/c6sc01249c (2016).
358 Aashani Tilekaratne, Juan Pablo Simonovis, Francisco Zaera, Ethylene Hydrogenation Catalysis on Pt(111) Single Crystal Surfaces Studied Using Mass Spectrometry and In-Situ Infrared Absorption Spectroscopy, Surf. Sci., DOI: 10.1016/j.susc.2015.11.005 (2016). INVITED, Special Issue entitled “Insights into Surface Phenomena: In Honor of John T. Yates, Jr.”
357 Junghyun Hong, Stavros Karakalos, and Francisco Zaera, Changes in the Enantiomeric Composition of Chiral Mixtures Upon Adsorption on a Non-Chiral Surface, Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 55(21), 6225–6228 (2016).
356 Yunxi Yao and Francisco Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of Hydrazine on Clean and Oxygen- and Water-Predosed Cu(110) Single-Crystal Surfaces, Surf. Sci., 650, 263-271 (2016). INVITED, Special Issue in honor of Robert J. Madix.
355 Menno Bouman and Francisco Zaera, Kinetics of Adsorption of Methylcyclopentadienyl Manganese Tricarbonyl on Copper Surfaces and Implications for the Atomic Layer Deposition of Thin Solid Films, J. Phys. Chem. C, 120(15), 8232–8239 (2016).
354 C. Liu, C. Li, K. Ahmed, W. Wang, I. Lee, F. Zaera, C. S. Ozkan, M. Ozkan, M., Scalable, Binderless, and Carbonless Hierarchical Ni Nanodendrite Foam Decorated with Hydrous Ruthenium Dioxide for 1.6 V Symmetric Supercapacitors, Adv. Mater. Interfaces, 3(6), 1500503 (8 pages) (2016).
353 Yoon Jae Lee, Ji Bong Joo, Yadong Yin, and Francisco Zaera, Evaluation of the Effective Photoexcitation Distances in the Photocatalytic Production of H2 from Water using Au@Void@TiO2 Yolk-Shell Nanostructures, ACS Energy Lett., 1 (2016) 52-56. INVITED, Inaugural Issue.
352 Lei Guo, Xiangdong Qin, and Francisco Zaera, Chemical Treatment of Low-k Dielectric Surfaces for Patterning of Thin Solid Films in Microelectronic Applications, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 8(9), 6293-6300 (2016).
351 Ilkeun Lee, Ji Bong Joo, Yadong Yin, and Francisco Zaera, Au@Void@TiO2 Yolk-Shell Nanostructures as Catalysts for the Promotion of Oxidation Reactions at Cryogenic Temperatures, Surf. Sci., 648, 150-155 (2016).  INVITED, Special Issue honoring Gabor A. Somorjai.
350 Ji Bong Joo, Hongyan Liu, Yoon-Jae Lee, Michael Dahl, Hongxia Yu, Francisco Zaera, Yadong Yin, Tailored Synthesis of C@TiO2 Yolk-Shell Nanostructures for Highly Efficient Photocatalysis, Catal. Today, 264, 261-269 (2016). INVITED
349 Plascencia-Hernández, G. Valverde-Aguilar, N. Singh, A. R. Derk, E. W. McFarland, F. Zaera, N. Cayetano-Castro, R. Vázquez-Arreguín, Miguel A. Valenzuela, Photocatalytic hydrogen production from aqueous methanol solution using Pt nanocatalysts supported on mesoporous TiO2 hollow shells, J. Sol-Gel Sci Technol., 77(1), 39-47 (2016).
348 Yunxi Yao and Francisco Zaera, Adsorption and Thermal Chemistry of Formic Acid on Clean and Oxygen Predosed Cu(110) Single-Crystal Surfaces Revisited, Surf. Sci., 646, 37–44 (2016).  INVITED, Special Issue honoring Richard Lambert.
347 Prashant V. Kamat, Benedetta Mennucci, Oleg Prezhdo, Gregory Scholes, Francisco Zaera, Timothy Zwier, George C. Schatz, Reaching Out with Physical Chemistry, J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 7 (1), 103–104 (2016). EDITORIAL
346 F. Zaera, The Surface Chemistry of Catalytic Reactions: Progress and Challenges, J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 6(20), 4115-4116 (2015). EDITORIAL
345 Yunxi Yao and Francisco Zaera, Chemistry of Copper Acetamidinate ALD Precursors on Silicon Oxide, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A, 34, 01A101/1-01A101/8 (2016). ALD SPECIAL ISSUE
344 Stavros Karakalos and Francisco Zaera, Amplification of Enantioselectivity on Solid Surfaces using Non-Chiral Adsorbates, J. Phys. Chem. C, 119(24), 13785-13790 (2015).
343 Yang Li and Francisco Zaera, Factors Affecting Activity and Selectivity in the Oxidation of Glycerol Promoted by Platinum Catalysts, Catal. Sci. Technol., 5, 3773-3781 (2015).
342 Yang Li and Francisco Zaera, Sensitivity of the Glycerol Oxidation Reaction to the Size and Shape of the Platinum Nanoparticles in Pt/SiO2 Catalysts, J. Catal., 326, 116-126 (2015).
341 Wei Wang, Isaac Ruiz, Ilkeun Lee, Francisco Zaera, Mihrimah Ozkan and Cengiz S. Ozkan, Improved Functionality of Graphene and Carbon Nanotube Hybrid Foam Architecture by UV-Ozone Treatment, Nanoscale, 7, 7045-7050 (2015).
340 Francisco Zaera, A Step in the Right Direction, Nat. Chem., 7(4), 279-280 (2015). INVITED, News and Views.
339 Junghyun Hong, Ilkeun Lee, Francisco Zaera, Correlated Bifunctionality in Heterogeneous Catalysts: Selective Tethering of Cinchonidine Next to Supported Pt Nanoparticles, Catal. Sci. Technol., 5, 680-689 (2015). INVITED, Specialthemed issue focusing on Catalysis on Chiral Surfaces.
338 Prashant V. Kamat, Benedetta Mennucci, Oleg Prezhdo, Gregory Scholes, Francisco Zaera, Timothy Zwier, George C. Schatz, A Prolific First Five Years (Editorial), J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 6(1), 180–182 (2015).
337 Andrew J. Gellman, Wilfred T. Tysoe, and Francisco Zaera, Surface Chemistry for Enantioselective Catalysis, Catal. Lett., 145(1), 220-232 (2015). INVITED, Special Issue, Silver Anniversary.
336 Lei Guo, Francisco Zaera, Spatial Resolution in Thin Film Deposition on Silicon Surfaces by Combining Silylation and UV/Ozonolysis, Nanotechnol., 25, 504006/1-504006/10 (2014). INVITED, Special Issue: ‘Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) in Energy, Environment, and Sustainability’
335 Xiwang Ji, Xiaoyu Niu, Bo Li, Qing Han, Fulong Yuan, Fancisco Zaera, Yujun Zhu, Honggang Fu, Selective Hydrogenation of Cinnamaldehyde to Cinnamal Alcohol over Pt/Graphene Catalysts, ChemCatChem, 6(12), 3246-3253 (2014).
334 Francisco Zaera, New Advances in Infrared Absorption Spectroscopy for the Characterization of Heterogeneous Catalytic Reactions, Chem. Soc. Rev., 43(22), 7624 - 7663 (2014). INVITED, "Catalysis for Production of Renewable Energy" Special Issue
333 Menno Bouman, Xiangdong Qin, Vananh Doan, Benjamin L. D. Groven, and Francisco Zaera, Reaction of Methylcyclopentadienyl Manganese Tricarbonyl on Silicon Oxide Surfaces: Implications for Thin Film Atomic Layer Depositions, Organometallics, 33(19), 5308–5315 (2014).
332 Qiang Ma and Francisco Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of the Cu-KI5 ALD Precursor on a Copper Surface, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A, 33(1), 01A108/1-01A108/9 (2015). SPECIAL ISSUE: Atomic Layer Deposition.
331 Alexander D. Gordon, Stavros Karakalos, and Francisco Zaera, Dependence of the Adsorption of Chiral Compounds on their Enantiomeric Composition, Surf. Sci., 629, 3-10 (2014). INVITED, Topical Special Issue of Surface Science on "Chirality at Surfaces".
330 Ilkeun Lee and Francisco Zaera, Catalytic Oxidation of Carbon Monoxide at Cryogenic Temperatures, J. Catal, 319, 155–162 (2014).
329 Kamat, Prashant V.; Prezhdo, Oleg; Shea, Joan-Emma; Scholes, Gregory; Zaera, Francisco; Zwier, Timothy; Schatz, George, Why Did you Accept my Paper? (Editorial), J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 5, 2443−2443 (2014). EDITORIAL
328 Ji Bong Joo, Robert Dillon, Ilkeun Lee, Yadong Yin, Christopher J. Bardeen and Francisco Zaera, Promoter of H Recombination as an Alternative Mechanism to Electron Trap for the Role of Metals in the Photocatalytic Production of H2, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., 111(22), 7942-7947 (2014).
327 Maryam Ebrahimi, Juan Pablo Simonovis, Francisco Zaera, Near-Unity Reaction Probability in Olefin Hydrogenation Promoted by Heterogeneous Metal Catalysts, J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 5, 2121-2125 (2014).
326 Wei Wang, Shirui Guo, Ilkeun Lee, Kazi Ahmed, Jiebin Zhong, Zachary Favors, Francisco Zaera, Mihrimah Ozkan and Cengiz S. Ozkan, Hydrous Ruthenium Oxide Nanoparticles Anchored to Graphene and Carbon Nanotube Hybrid Foam for Supercapacitors, Sci. Rep., 4, 4452/1-4452/9 (2014).
325 Xiangdong Qin and Francisco Zaera, Oxidizing versus Reducing Co-reactants in Manganese Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) on Silicon Oxide Surfaces, ECS J. Solid State Sci. Technol., 3(5) Q89-Q94 (2014).
324 Z. Ma and F. Zaera, Heterogeneous Catalysis by Metals, in Encyclopedia of Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry, R. A. Scott, editor, John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, eibc0089 (16 pp.) (2014). INVITED
323 Yujun Zhu and Francisco Zaera, Selectivity in the Catalytic Hydrogenation of Cinnamaldehyde Promoted by Pt/SiO2 as a Function of Metal Nanoparticle Size, Catal. Sci. Technol., 4(4), 955-962 (2014).
322 Prashant Kamat, Gregory Scholes, Oleg Prezhdo, Francisco Zaera, Timothy Zwier, George Schatz, Overcoming the Myths of the Review Process and Getting Your Paper Ready for Publication (Editorial), J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 5(8), 896-899 (2014). EDITORIAL
321 Zhihuan Weng and Francisco Zaera, Increase in Both Activity and Selectivity in Catalysis via Surface Modification with Self-Assembled Monolayers, J. Phys. Chem. C, 118(7), 3672-3679 (2014).
320 Trent L. Silbaugh, Javier B. Giorgi, Ye Xu, Aashani Tillekaratne, Francisco Zaera, and Charles T. Campbell, Adsorption energy of tert-butyl on Pt(111) by dissociation of tert-butyl iodide: Calorimetry and DFT, J. Phys. Chem. C, 118(1), 427-438 (2014).
319 Jinyu Li, Paul Fleurat-Lessard, Francisco Zaera and Françoise Delbecq, Mechanistic Investigation of the cis/trans Isomerization of 2-butene on Pt(111): DFT Study of the Influence of the Hydrogen Coverage, J. Catal., 311, 190-198 (2014).
318 Ji Bong Joo, Austin Vu, Qiao Zhang, Michael Dahl, Minfen Gu, Francisco Zaera, and Yadong Yin, A Sulfated ZrO2 Hollow Nanostructure as an Acid Catalyst in the Dehydration of Fructose to 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural, ChemSusChem, 6(10), 2001-2008 (2013).
317 Francisco Zaera, Mechanisms of Surface Reactions in Thin Solid Film Chemical Deposition Processes, Coord. Chem. Rev., 257(23–24), 3177–3191 (2013). INVITED
316 Jie Li, Xiaoliang Liang, Ji Bong Joo, Ilkeun Lee, Yadong Yin, and Francisco Zaera, Mass Transport Across the Porous Oxide Shells of Core-Shell and Yolk-Shell Nanostructures in Liquid Phase, J. Phys. Chem. C, 117(39), 20043–20053 (2013).
315 Francisco Zaera, Shape-Controlled Nanostructures in Heterogeneous Catalysis, ChemSusChem, 6(10), 1797-1820 (2013). INVITED, SPECIAL ISSUE: "Shape-Controlled Nanostructures for Energy and Sustainability Applications"
314 Taeseung Kim, Yunxi Yao, Jason P. Coyle, Seán T. Barry, and Francisco Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of Cu(I)-Iminopyrrolidinate and Cu(I)-Guanidinate Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) Precursors on Ni(110) Single-Crystal Surfaces, Chem. Mater., 25(18), 3630-3639 (2013).
313 Stavros Karakalos, Timothy J. Lawton, Felicia R. Lucci, E. Charles H. Sykes, and Francisco Zaera, Enantiospecific Kinetics in Surface Adsorption: Propylene Oxide on Pt(111) Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. C, 117(36), 18588-18594 (2013).
312 Junghyun Hong, Katherine E. Djernes, Ilkeun Lee, Richard J. Hooley, and Francisco Zaera, Heterogeneous Catalyst for the Selective Oxidation of Unactivated Hydrocarbons Based on a Tethered Metal-Coordinated Cavitand, ACS Catal., 3(9), 2154-2157 (2013).
311 Ji Bong Joo, Ilkeun Lee, Michael Dahl, Geondae Moon, Francisco Zaera, Yadong Yin, Controllable Synthesis of Mesoporous TiO2 Hollow Shells: Toward an Efficient Photocatalyst, Adv. Func. Mater., 23(34), 4246-4254 (2013).
310 Ilkeun Lee and Francisco Zaera, Shape Selectivity in Catalysis: Butene Isomerization and Hydrogenation on Platinum, Top. Catal., 56(15-17), 1284-1298 (2013). INVITED, SPECIAL ISSUE: "in Memory of D. W. Goodman."
309 Francisco Zaera, Kinetics on Model Systems, in Comprehensive Inorganic Chemistry II, Jan Reedijk and Ken Poeppelmeier, editors, Volume 7: Surface Inorganic Chemistry and Metal-Based Catalysis, Robert Schloegl, editor, Section 8, Oxford, Elsevier, pp. 39-74 (2013). INVITED
308 Ji Bong Joo, Michael Dahl, Na Li, Francisco Zaera, Yadong Yin, Tailored Synthesis of Mesoporous TiO2 Hollow Nanostructures for Catalytic Applications, Energy Environm. Sci., 6, 2082-2092 (2013). INVITED
307 Francisco Zaera, Key Unanswered Questions About the Mechanism of Olefin Hydrogenation Catalysis by Transition-metal Surfaces, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 15(29), 11988-12003 (2013). INVITED, SPECIAL ISSUE: "Interfacial Phenomena in (De)hydrogenation Reactions."
306 Qiao Zhang, Ilkeun Lee, Ji Bong Joo, Francisco Zaera and Yadong Yin, Core-Shell Nanostructured Catalysts, Acc. Chem. Res., DOI: 10.1021/ar300230s (2013). INVITED
305 Alexander D. Gordon and Francisco Zaera, Adsorption of 1-(1-Naphthyl)ethylamine from Solution onto Pt Surfaces: Implications for the Chiral Modification of Heterogeneous Catalysts, Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 52(12), 3453–3456 (2013).
304 Francisco Zaera, Nanostructured Materials for Applications in Heterogeneous Catalysis, Chem. Soc. Rev., 42(7), 2746-2762 (2013). INVITED
303 Ji Bong Joo, Qiao Zhang, Michael Dahl, Francisco Zaera, Yadong Yin, Synthesis, Crystallinity Control, and Photocatalysis of Nanostructured TiO2 Shells, J. Mater. Res., 28(03), 362–368 (2013).
302 Robert J. Dillon, Ji-Bong Joo, Francisco Zaera, Yadong Yin, and Christopher J. Bardeen, Correlating the excited state relaxation dynamics as measured by photoluminescence and transient absorption with the photocatalytic activity of Au@TiO2 core-shell nanostructures, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 15, 1488-1496 (2013).
301 Huaxing Sun and Francisco Zaera, Chemical Deposition of Manganese Metallic Films on Silicon Oxide Substrates, J. Phys. Chem. C., 116 (44), 23585–23595 (2012).
300 Aashani Tillekaratne, Juan Pablo Simonovis, Maria Francisca Lopez, Maryam Ebrahimi, Francisco Zaera, Operando Studies of the Catalytic Hydrogenation of Ethylene on Pt(111) Single Crystal Surfaces, ACS Catalysis, 2(11), 2259–2268 (2012). INVITED
299 Qiang Ma and Francisco Zaera, The Chemistry of Cu(acac)2 on Ni(110) and Cu(110) Surfaces: Implications for Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) Processes, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A, 31(1), A01A112/1-A01A112/10 (2013).
298 Francisco Zaera, Infrared Absorption Spectroscopy of Adsorbed CO: New Applications in Nanocatalysis for an Old Approach, ChemCatChem, 4(10), 1525-1533 (2012). INVITED
297 Huaxing Sun, Xiangdong Qin, and Francisco Zaera, Activation of Metalorganic Precursors by Electron Bombardment in the Gas Phase for Enhanced Deposition of Solid Films, J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 3, 2523–2527 (2012).
296 Junghyun Hong and Francisco Zaera, Interference by the Solid on the Performance of Tethered Molecular Catalysts, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 134(31), 13056–13065 (2012).
295 Xiaoliang Liang, Jie Li, Ji Bong Joo, Alejandro Gutiérrez, Aashani Tillekaratne, Ilkeun Lee, Yadong Yi, and Francisco Zaera, Diffusion through the Shells of Yolk@Shell and Core@Shell Nanostructures in Liquid Phase, Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 51(32), 8034-8036 (2012).
294 Francisco Zaera, Probing Liquid/Solid Interfaces at the Molecular Level, Chem. Rev., 112(5), 2920–2986 (2012).
293 Francisco Zaera, New Challenges in Heterogeneous Catalysis for the 21st Century, Catal. Lett., 142(5), 501-516 (2012). INVITED PERSPECTIVE
292 Francisco Zaera, The Surface Chemistry of Atomic Layer Depositions of Solid Thin Films, J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 3, 1301-1309 (2012). INVITED
291 Taeseung Kim and Francisco Zaera, X-Ray-Initiated Metal-Promoted Thin Film Growth, J. Phys. Chem. C, 116(15), 8594-8600 (2012).
290 Shirui Guo, Maziar Ghazinejad, Xiangdong Qin, Huaxing Sun, Wei Wang, Francisco Zaera, Cengiz S. Ozkan, Mihrimah Ozkan, Tuning of Electron Transport in Graphene based Field Effect Devices using Block Co-Polymers, Small, 8(7), 1073-1080 (2012).
289 Ji Bong Joo, Qiao Zhang, Michael Dahl, Ilkeun Lee, James Goebl, Francisco Zaera, and Yadong Yin, Control of the Nanoscale Crystallinity in Mesoporous TiO2 Shells for Enhanced Photocatalytic Activity, Energy Environ. Sci., 5, 6321-6327 (2012).
288 Ji Bong Joo, Qiao Zhang, Ilkeun Lee, Michael Dahl, Francisco Zaera, and Yadong Yin, Mesoporous Anatase Titania Hollow Nanostructures though Silica-Protected Calcination, Adv. Funct. Mater., 22, 166-174 (2012).
287 Yongfeng Zhao, Yan Liu, Ilkeun Lee, Yang Song, Xiangdong Qin, Francisco Zaera, Jiayu Liao, Chemoselective Fabrication of High Density Peptide Microarray by Hetero-bifunctional Tetra(ethylene glycol) Linker for Click Chemistry Conjugation, J. Biomed. Mater. Res. A, 100(1), 103-110  (2012).
286 Junghyun Hong, Ilkeun Lee, and Francisco Zaera, Cinchona Alkaloids Anchored on Porous Silica as Enantioselective Heterogeneous Catalysts, Top. Catal., 54(19/20), 1340-1347 (2011). INVITED (Special Issue, Chiral Surface Chemistry and Catalysis)
285 Qiang Ma, Roy G. Gordon, and Francisco Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of Copper(I)-N,N'-di-sec-butylacetamidinate on Cu(110) Single-Crystal Surfaces, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A, 30(1), 01A114/1-01A114/10 (2012). SPECIAL ISSUE: ALD
284 Xiangdong Qin, Huaxing Sun, and Francisco Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of Mn2(CO)10 during Deposition of Thin Manganese Films on Silicon Oxide and on Copper Surfaces, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A, 30(1), 01A112/1-01A112/10 (2012). SPECIAL ISSUE: ALD
283 Ilkeun Lee, Ji Bong Joo, Yadong Yin and Francisco Zaera, A New Yolk@Shell Nanoarchitecture for Au/TiO2 Catalysts, Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 50(43), 10208–10211 (2011). INVITED
282 Shermin Arab, Dongsheng Li, Nichola Kinsinger, Francisco Zaera, David Kisailus, Solvothermal Synthesis of a Highly Branched Ta-doped TiO2, J. Mater. Res., 26(20) 2653-2659 (2011).
281 Huaxing Sun, Xiangdong Qin, and Francisco Zaera, Chemical Nature of the Thin Films that Grow on SiO2/Si(100) Surfaces Upon Manganese Deposition, J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2 (20), 2525–2530 (2011).
280 Qiang Ma, Roy G. Gordon, and Francisco Zaera, Surface Chemistry of Copper(I) Acetamidinates in Connection with Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) Processes, Chem. Mater., 23(14), 3325-3334 (2011).
279 Qiao Zhang, Diana Q. Lima, Ilkeun Lee, Francisco Zaera, Miaofang Chi and Yadong Yin, A Highly Active TiO2-Based Visible-Light Photocatalyst with Nonmetal Doping and Plasmonic Metal Decoration, Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 50(31), 7088-7092 (2011).
278 Menno Bouman and Francisco Zaera, Reductive Eliminations from Amido Complexes, J. Electrochem. Soc., 158(8), D524-D526 (2011).
277 Min Shen, Hansheng Guo, Francisco Zaera, Bond Forming Reactions Involving C1 Moieties: Late vs. Early Transition Metal Surfaces, Top. Catal., 54(8), 482-489 (2011). INVITED (Special Issue, Mexican Congress of Catalysis)
276 Francisco Zaera, Surface Chemistry at the Liquid/Solid Interface, Surf. Sci., 605(13/14), 1141-1145 (2011). INVITED, PROSPECTIVE
275 Qing Zhao, Rongping Deng, and Francisco Zaera, Thermal Activation and Reaction of Allyl Alcohol on Ni(100), Surf. Sci., 605(13/14), 1236-1242 (2011).
274 Tauseung Kim and Francisco Zaera, Surface Chemistry of Pentakis(dimethylamido)tanalum on Ta surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. C, 115(16), 8240–8247 (2011).
273 Sariwan Tjandra, Hansheng Guo, and Francisco Zaera, Varied Thermal Chemistry of Hydrocarbons on Nickel Single-Crystal Surfaces, Top. Catal., 54(1-4), 26-33 (2011). INVITED (Special Issue, San Luis V)
272 Donna A. Chen, José A. Rodriguez, and Francisco Zaera, Preface: 5th San Luis Pan-American Conference on Surfaces, Interfaces and Catalysis, Top. Catal., 54(1-4), 1-3 (2011). INVITED
271 Ilkeun Lee, Manuel A. Albiter, Qiao Zhang, Jianping Ge, Yadong Yin, and Francisco Zaera, New Nanostructured Heterogeneous Catalysts with Increased Selectivity and Stability, PCCP, 13(7), 2449-2456 (2011). INVITED PERSPECTIVE (Themed Issue) COVER ART, p. 2425
270 Ilkeun Lee, Junghyun Hong and Francisco Zaera, The Stereoselectivity of the Dehydrogenation of Alkyl Groups on Pt(111) Single-Crystal Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. C, 115(4), 982–989 (2011). INVITED (Special Issue, Baiker Birthday)
269 Ilkeun Lee, Jianping Ge, Qiao Zhang, Yadong Yin, and Francisco Zaera, Encapsulation of Supported Pt Nanoparticles with Mesoporous Silica for Increased Catalyst Stability, Nano Research, 4(1), 115-123 (2011). INVITED (Special Issue)
268 Manuel A. Albiter and Francisco Zaera, Dendrimer-Based Synthesis of Pt Catalysts for Hydrocarbon Conversion, Appl. Catal. A., 391, 386-393 (2011). INVITED (Special Issue, Knozinger Birthday)
267 J.L. Sales, V. Gargiulo, I. Lee, F. Zaera and G. Zgrablich, Monte Carlo Modeling of the Enantioselective Adsorption of Propylene Oxide on 1-(1-Naphthyl)ethylamine-Modified Pt(111) Surfaces, Catal. Today, 158(1-2), 186-196 (2010).
266 Manuel A. Albiter and Francisco Zaera, Adsorption Properties of Supported Platinum Catalysts Prepared using Dendrimers, Langmuir, 26(21), 16204–16210 (2010). INVITED (Special Issue, Somorjai's Birthday)
265 Jarod N. Wilson and Francisco Zaera, Alkane Oxidation on Rh(111) Single-Crystal Surfaces under High-Temperature, Short-Contact-Time Conditions: A Molecular Beam Kinetic Study, J. Phys. Chem. C, 114(40), 16946-16954 (2010). INVITED
264 Michael A. Henderson, Charles H. F. (Chuck) Peden, Jose A. Rodriguez, Janos Szanyi, John T. Yates Jr., Francisco Zaera, Preface to the Festschrift in Honor of Professor D. Wayne Goodman, J. Phys. Chem. C, 114(40), 16861-16862 (2010). EDITOR
263 Menno Bouman and Francisco Zaera, The Surface Chemistry of Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) Processes for Metal Nitride and Metal Oxide Film Growth, ECS Trans., 33(2), 291-305 (2010). INVITED
262 Francisco Zaera, New synthetic methods based on self-assembly for the preparation of heterogeneous catalysts with novel architectures and high selectivities, The Catalysts Review, 23(8), 5-9 (2010). INVITED (Special Feature). COVER ART
261 Qiao Zhang, Ilkeun Lee, Jianping Ge, Francisco Zaera, and Yadong Yin, Surface-Protected Etching of Mesoporous Oxide Shells for Stabilization of Metal Nanocatalysts, Adv. Funct. Mater., 20(14), 2201–2214 (2010). INVITED
260 Qing Zhao, Rongping Deng, Francisco Zaera, Formation of an Oxametallacycle Surface Intermediate via Thermal Activation of 1-Chloro-2-Methyl-2-Propanol on Ni(100), J. Phys. Chem. C, 114(17), 7913-7919 (2010).
259 Francisco Zaera, The New Materials Science of Catalysis: Toward Controlling Selectivity by Designing the Structure of the Active Site, J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 1(3), 621-627 (2010). INVITED
258 Ilkeun Lee and Francisco Zaera, Catalytic Conversion of Olefins on Supported Cubic Platinum Nanoparticles: Selectivity of (100) versus (111) Surfaces, J. Catal., 269(2), 359-366 (2010).
257 Qiang Ma, Hansheng Guo, Roy G. Gordon, and Francisco Zaera, Uptake of Copper Acetamidinate ALD Precursors on Nickel Surfaces, Chem. Mater., 22(2), 352–359 (2010).
256 Manuel A. Albiter, Richard M. Crooks, Francisco Zaera, Adsorption of Carbon Monoxide on Dendrimer-Encapsulated Platinum Nanoparticles: Liquid versus Gas Phase, J. Phys. Chem. Lett., in press.
255 Luiz C.A. Oliveira, Francisco Zaera, Ilkeun Lee, Diana Q. Lima, Teodorico C. Ramalho, Adilson C. Silva and Emanuella M.B. Fonseca, Nb-doped hematites for decomposition of isopropanol: evidence of surface reactivity by in situ CO adsorption, Appl. Catal. A, 368 (1-2), 17-21 (2009).
254 Jinfeng Lai, Zhen Ma, Larry Mink, Leonard J. Mueller, Francisco Zaera, Influence of Peripheral Groups on the Physical and Chemical Behavior of Cinchona Alkaloids, J. Phys. Chem. B, 113(34), 11696-11701 (2009).
253 Francisco Zaera, Regio, Stereo, and Enantio Selectivity in Hydrocarbon Conversion on Metal Surfaces, Acc. Chem. Res., 42(8), 1152-1160 (2009). INVITED
252 Bjorn Brandt, Wiebke Ludwig, Jan-Henrik Fischer, Jorg Libuda, Francisco Zaera, Swetlana Schauermann, Conversion of cis- and trans-2-butene with Deuterium on a Pd/Fe3O4 Model Catalyst, J. Catal., 265(2), 191-198 (2009).
251 Min Shen and Francisco Zaera, Coupling Reactions in Aldehydes Adsorbed on V(100) Single-Crystal Surfaces, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 131(24), 8708-8713 (2009).
250 Christopher M. Lew, Yan Liu, Brandon Day, Grant M. Kloster, Hugo Tiznado, Minwei Sun, Francisco Zaera, Junlan Wang, and Yushan Yan, Hydrofluoric Acid-Resistant and Hydrophobic Pure-Silica-Zeolite MEL Low-Dielectric Constant Films, Langmuir, 25 (9), 5039-5044 (2009).
249 Byung-Chang Kan, Jin-Hyo Boo, Ilkeun Lee, and Francisco Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of Tetrakis(ethylmethylamido)titanium on Si(100) Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. A, 113(16), 3946-3954 (2009). INVITED
248 Zhen Ma and Francisco Zaera, Chiral Modification of Catalytic Surfaces, in Design of Heterogeneous Catalysts: New Approaches based on Synthesis, Characterization, and Modelling, edited by U.S. Ozkan, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, pp 113-140 (2009). INVITED
247 Ilkeun Lee, Francoise Delbecq, Ricardo Morales, Manuel A. Albiter, and Francisco Zaera, Tuning Selectivity in Catalysis by Controlling Particle Shape, Nature Mater., 8, 132-138 (2009).
246 M. A. Albiter, R. Huirache-Acuna, F. Paraguay-Delgado, F. Zaera, and G. Alonso-Nunez, Co(Ni)/MoS2 Nanostructured Catalysts for the Hydrodesulphurization of Dibenzothiophene, J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol., 8(12), 6437-6444 (2008).
245 Jarod N. Wilson, Ryan A. Pedigo, and Francisco Zaera, Kinetics and Mechanism of Catalytic Partial Oxidation Reactions of Alkanes on Rhodium Surfaces, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 130(47), 15796-15797 (2008).
244 Francoise Delbecq and Francisco Zaera, Origin of the Selectivity for Trans-to-Cis Isomerization in 2-Butene on Pt(111) Single Crystal Surfaces, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 130(45), 14924-14925 (2008).
243 Ilkeun Lee, Zhen Ma, Shinji Kaneko, and Francisco Zaera, 1-(1-Naphthyl)Ethylamine Adsorption on Platinum Surfaces: On the Mechanism of Chiral Modification in Catalysis, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 130(44), 14597-14604 (2008).
242 Francisco Zaera, Chiral Modification of Solid Surfaces: A Molecular Level View (Centennial Feature Article), J. Phys. Chem. C, 112(42), 16196-16203 (2008). INVITED
241 Ilkeun Lee, Ricardo Morales, Manuel A. Albiter, and Francisco Zaera, Synthesis of Heterogeneous Catalysts with Well-Shaped Platinum Particles to Control Reaction Selectivity, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., 105(40), 15241-15246 (2008). INVITED
240 Ilkeun Lee, Michael K. Nguyen, Thomas H. Morton, and Francisco Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of 1,4-Difluoro-2-Butenes on Pt(111) Single-Crystal Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. C, 112(36), 14117-14123 (2008).
239 Qing Zhao, Guang-Jie Zhai, Francisco Zaera, Conversion of Alcohol Oxidation on Ni(100) by Fluorine, Acta Phys.-Chim. Sin., 23(09) 1447-1450 (2007).
238 Min Shen and Francisco Zaera, Hydrocarbon Chain Growth on V(100) Single-Crystal Surfaces Via Vinyl Intermediates, Angew. Chem., 47 (35), 6583-6585 (2008). INVITED
237 F. Zaera, The Surface Chemistry of Thin Film Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) Processes for Electronic Device Manufacturing, J. Mater. Chem., 18, 3521-3526 (2008). INVITED
236 B. Brandt, J.-H. Fischer, W. Ludwig, J. Libuda, F. Zaera, S. Schauermann, H.-J. Freund, Isomerization and Hydrogenation of cis-2-butene on Pd Model Catalysts, J. Phys. Chem. C, 112(30), 11408-11420 (2008).
235 Franklin Anariba, Hugo Tiznado, James R. Diers, Izabela Schmidt, Ana Z. Muresan, Jonathan S. Lindsey, Francisco Zaera, and David F. Bocian, Comprehensive Characterization of Hybrid Junctions Comprised of a Porphyrin Monolayer Sandwiched Between a Coinage Metal Overlayer and a Si(100) Substrate, J. Phys. Chem. C, 112(25), 9474-9485 (2008).
234 Larry Mink, Zhen Ma, Ryan A. Olsen, Joanna N. James, David S. Sholl, Leonard J. Mueller, and Francisco Zaera, The Physico-Chemical Properties of Cinchona Alkaloids Responsible for their Unique Performance in Chiral Catalysis, Top. Catal., 48(1-4), 120-127 (2008). INVITED
233 Min Shen and Francisco Zaera, Methanol Adsorption on Clean and Oxygen-Predosed V(100) Single-Crystal Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. C, 112(5), 1636-1644 (2008).
232 Hugo Tiznado, Menno Bouman, Byung-Chang Kang, Ilkeun Lee, and Francisco Zaera, Mechanistic Details of Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) Processes for Metal Nitride Film Growth, J. Mol. Catal. A, 281, 35-43 (2008). INVITED
231 Zhen Ma, Ilkeun Lee, Francisco Zaera, Factors Controlling Adsorption Equilibria from Solution onto Solid Surfaces: The Uptake of Cinchona Alkaloids onto Platinum Surfaces, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 129(51), 16083-16090 (2007).
230 Ricardo Morales and Francisco Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of 1-Methyl-1-Cyclohexene and Methylene Cyclohexane on Pt(111) single crystal surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. C, 111(49), 18367-18375 (2007).
229 Mingde Xu, Hugo Tiznado, Byung-Chang Kang, Menno Bouman, Ilkeun Lee, and Francisco Zaera, Mechanistic Details of Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) Processes, J. Korean Phys. Soc., 51(3), 1063-1068 (2007). INVITED
228 Francisco Zaera, Surface Science Studies of the Mechanism of NOx Conversion: Correlations between Kinetics in Vacuum and Under Catalytic Conditions, in Past and Present in DeNOx Catalysis: From Molecular Modeling to Chemical Engineering (Studies in Surface Science and Catalysis Series, Vol. 171), Pascal Granger and Vasile I. Pârvulescu, Editors, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 2007, pp.67-96. INVITED
227  Min Shen and Francisco Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of Water Adsorbed on Clean and Oxygen-Predosed V(100) Single-Crystal Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. C, 111(36), 13570-13578 (2007).
226 Ilkeun Lee and Francisco Zaera, Infrared Spectroscopy Characterization of the Chemistry of C4 Hydrocarbons on Pt(111) Single-Crystal Surfaces. J. Phys. Chem. C, 111(27), 10062-10072 (2007).
225 Jarod Wilson, Hansheng Guo, Ricardo Morales, Egor Podgornov, Ilkeun Lee and Francisco Zaera, Kinetic Measurements of Hydrocarbon Conversion Reactions on Model Metal Surfaces, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 9(29), 3830-3852 (2007). INVITED
224 F. Zaera, J. L. Sales, M. V. Gargiulo, M. Ciacera, and G. Zgrablich, On the Formation of Nitrogen Islands on Rhodium Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. C, 111(21), 7795-7800 (2007).
223 Min Shen, Qiang Ma, Ilkeun Lee, and Francisco Zaera, Oxygen Adsorption and Oxide Formation on V(100) Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. C, 111(16), 6033-6040 (2007).
222 Qing Zhao, Hui-Min Zhang, Francisco Zaera, Adsorption and Thermal Decomposition of 2-Iodoethanol on Ni(100)-Intermediates of Oxidation of Hydrocarbons: Hydroxyalkyls and Oxametallacycles, Acta Phys.-Chim. Sin., 22(11), 1353-1360 (2006).
221 Qing Zhao, Hui-Min Zhang, Francisco Zaera, Chemical Thermal Decomposition of 2-iodoethanol on Ni(100), Acta Phys.-Chim. Sin., 22(09), 1043-1046 (2006).
220 Rodolfo Omar Unac, Victor Bustos, Jarod Wilson, Giorgio Zgrablich, and Francisco Zaera, Molecular Beam Measurements and Monte Carlo Simulations of the Kinetics of N2O Decomposition on Rh(111) Single-Crystal Surfaces, J. Chem. Phys., 125, 074705 (2006).
219 Gabriela Pérez-Osorio, Felipe Castillon, Andrey Simakov, Hugo Tiznado, Francisco Zaera, and Sergio Fuentes, Effect of Ceria-Zirconia Ratio on the Interaction of CO with PdO/Al2O3-(CeX-Zr1-X)O2 Catalysts Prepared by Sol-Gel Method, Appl. Catal. B, 69(3-4), 219-225 (2007).
218 Zhen Ma and Francisco Zaera, Competitive Chemisorption between Pairs of Cinchona Alkaloids and Related Compounds from Solution onto Platinum Surfaces, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 128(51), 16414-16415 (2006).
217 L. A. Avalos, V. Bustos, R. Unac, F. Zaera, G. Zgrablich, Dynamic Monte Carlo Simulation of the NO+CO Reaction on Rh(111), J. Phys. Chem. B, 110(49), 24964-24971 (2006).
216 Ryan A. Olsen, Dan Borchardt, Larry Mink, Arun Agarwal, Leonard J. Mueller, and Francisco Zaera, Effect of protonation on the conformation of cinchonidine, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 128(49), 15594-15595 (2006).
215 Francisco Zaera, Catalyst Design Based on Surface Science and Nanomaterials, Chapter 2 in Advanced Catalysis Design II, The Catalysis Group, Spring House, PA, 2006, pp. 3 -43. INVITED
214 Zhen Ma and Francisco Zaera, Organic Chemistry on Solid Surfaces, Surf. Sci. Rep., 61(5), 229-282 (2006). INVITED
213 Hugo Tiznado and Francisco Zaera, Surface chemistry in the atomic layer deposition of TiN films from TiCl4 and ammonia, J. Phys. Chem. B, 110(27), 13491-13498 (2006).
212 Ilkeun Lee and Francisco Zaera, Chiral Templating of Surfaces: Adsorption of 2-Methylbutanoic Acid on Pt(111) Single-Crystal Surfaces, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 128(27), 8890-8898 (2006).
211 Ricardo Morales and Francisco Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of 1-Methyl-1-Cyclopentene and Methylene Cyclopentane on Pt(111) Surfaces: Evidence for Double-Bond Isomerization, J. Phys. Chem. B, 110(19), 9650-9659 (2006).
210 Jieying Jiao, Franklin Anariba, Hugo Tiznado, Izabela Schmidt, Jonathan S. Lindsey, Francisco Zaera, and David F. Bocian, Stepwise Formation and Characterization of Covalently Linked Multiporphyrin-Imide Architectures on Si(100), J. Am. Chem. Soc., 128(21), 6965-6974 (2006).
209 Hansheng Guo and Francisco Zaera, Xenon as a Probe for Minority Sites on Solid Surfaces, Nature Mater., 5(6), 489-493 (2006).
208 Z. Ma and F. Zaera, Characterization of Heterogeneous Catalysis, in Surface and Nanomolecular Catalysis, Ryan Richards, editor, CRC Press (Taylor and Francis), Boca Raton, 2006, pp.1-38. INVITED
207 Lingyun Wei, Hugo Tiznado, Guangming Liu, Kisari Padmaja, Jonathan S. Lindsey, Francisco Zaera and David F. Bocian, Adsorption Characteristics of Tripodal-Thiol-Functionalized Porphyrins on Gold, J. Phys. Chem. B, 109, 23963-23971 (2005).
206 Z. Ma and F. Zaera, Heterogeneous Catalysis by Metals, in Encyclopedia of Inorganic Chemistry, Second Edition, R. B. King, editor-in-chief, John Wiley & Sons, Weinheim, pp. 1768-1784 (2005). INVITED
205 Ilkeun Lee and Francisco Zaera, Selectivity in Platinum-Catalyzed Cis-Trans Carbon-Carbon Double-Bond Isomerization, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 127, 12174-12175 (2005).
204 Ilkeun Lee and Francisco Zaera, Enantioselectivity of Adsorption Sites Created by Chiral 2-Butanol Adsorbed on Pt(111) Single-Crystal Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. B, 109(26), 12920-12926 (2005).
203 Francisco Zaera, The Surface Chemistry of Heterogeneous Catalysis: Mechanisms, Selectivity, and Active Sites, Chem. Rec., 5(3), 133-144 (2005). INVITED
202 F. Zaera, Mechanisms of Hydrocarbon Conversion Reactions on Heterogeneous Catalysts: Analogies with Organometallic Chemistry, Top. Catal., 34 (1-4), 129-141 (2005). INVITED
201 Lingyun Wei, Dennis Syomin, Robert S. Loewe, Jonathan S. Lindsey, Francisco Zaera, and David F. Bocian, Structural and Electron-Transfer Characteristics of Carbon-Tethered Porphyrin Monolayers on Si(100), J. Phys. Chem. B, 109(13), 6323-6330 (2005).
200 Z. Ma and F. Zaera, Role of the Solvent in the Adsorption-Desorption Equilibrium of Cinchona Alkaloids between Solution and a Platinum Surface: Correlations among Solvent Polarity, Cinchona Solubility, and Catalytic Performance, J. Phys. Chem. B, 109(1), 406-414 (2005).
199 I. Lee and F. Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of C4 Hydrocarbons on Pt(111): Mechanism for Double-Bond Isomerization, J. Phys. Chem. B, 109(7), 2745-2753 (2005).
198 V. V. Gorodetskii, A. V. Matveev, E. A. Podgornov and F. Zaera, Study of the Low Temperature Reaction Between CO and O2 over Pd and Pt Surfaces, Top. Catal., 32(1-2), 17-28 (2005).
197 R. Morales, L. Melo, A. Llanos and F. Zaera, Characterization of Bifunctional PtSn/H[Al]ZSM5 Catalysts: A Comparison between Two Impregnation Strategies, J. Mol. Catal. A, 228(1-2), 227-232 (2005).
196 L. A. Avalos, V. Bustos, R. Unac, F. Zaera and G. Zgrablich, Toward a Realistic Model for the Kinetics of the NO+CO Reaction on Rhodium Surfaces, J. Mol. Catal. A, 228(1-2), 89-95 (2005).
195 F. Zaera, Tuning Selectivity in Hydrocarbon Conversion Catalysis, J. Mol. Catal. A, 228(1-2), 21-26 (2005). INVITED
194 S. Wehner, M. T. Paffett, and F. Zaera, Molecular Beam Studies of the Kinetics of N2O Thermal Conversion on Rh(111) Single-Crystal Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. B, 108(48), 18683-18692 (2004).
 193 Amir A. Yasseri, Dennis Syomin, Robert S. Loewe, Joydev K. Laha, Jonathan S. Lindsey, Francisco Zaera, and David F. Bocian, Structural and Electron-Transfer Characteristics of O-, S-, and Se-Tethered Porphyrin Monolayers on Si(100), J. Am. Chem. Soc., 126(47), 15603-15612 (2004). Correction J. Am. Chem. Soc., 127(25), 9308 (2005).
 192 H. Guo and F. Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of Iodomethane on Ni(110): 2.  Effect of Coadsorbed Oxygen, J. Phys. Chem. B, 108(41), 16226-16232 (2004).
 191 H. Guo and F. Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of Iodomethane on Ni(110): 1.  Clean and Hydrogen Predosed Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. B, 108(41), 16220-16225 (2004).
 190 H. Tiznado, S. Fuentes and F. Zaera, Infrared Study of CO Adsorbed on Pd/Al2O3-ZrO2. Effect of Zirconia Added by Impregnation, Langmuir20(24), 10490-10497 (2004).
 189 Amir A. Yasseri, Dennis Syomin, Vladimir L. Malinovskii, Robert S. Loewe, Jonathan S. Lindsey, Francisco Zaera, and David F. Bocian, Characterization of Self-Assembled Monolayers of Porphyrins Bearing Multiple Thiol-Derivatized Rigid-Rod Tethers,  J. Am. Chem. Soc., 126(38), 11944-11953 (2004).
 188 Alfonso Loaiza and Francisco Zaera, Regiospecificity in Deuterium Labeling Determined by Mass Spectrometry, J. Am. Soc. Mass Spectrom., 15(9), 1366-1373 (2004).
 187 Zhen Ma and Francisco Zaera, In-Situ Reflection-Absorption Infrared Spectroscopy at the Liquid-Solid Interface: Decomposition of Organic Molecules on Polycrystalline Platinum Substrates,  Catal. Lett., 96(1-2), 5-12 (2004).
 186 Z. Ma, I. Lee, J. Kubota and F. Zaera, In-Situ Characterization of the Adsorption of Cinchona Chiral Modifiers on Platinum Surfaces, J. Mol. Catal. A: Chem., 216, 199-207 (2004). INVITED
 185 F. Zaera, Mechanistic Requirements for Catalytic Active Sites, J. Phys.: Cond. Matter, 16 (22), S2299 -S2310 (2004). INVITED
 184 F. Zaera, Surface Chemistry of Hydrocarbon Fragments on Transition Metals: Towards Understanding Catalytic Processes (2003 North America Catalysis Society Paul H. Emmett Award Lecture), Catal. Lett., 91(1-2), 1-10 (2003). INVITED
 183 H. Guo and F. Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of Diiodomethane on Ni(110) Surfaces: II. Effect of Coadsorbed Oxygen, Surf. Sci., 547(3), 299-314 (2003).
 182 H. Guo and F. Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of Diiodomethane on Ni(110) Surfaces: I. Clean and Hydrogen Predosed, Surf. Sci., 547(3), 284-298 (2003).
 181 W. Chu, R. J. LeBlanc, C. T. Williams, J. Kubota and F. Zaera, Vibrational Band Assignments for the Chiral Modifier Cinchonidine: Implications for Surface Studies, J. Phys Chem. B, 107(51), 14365-14373 (2003).
 180 N. Gleason, J. Guevremont and F. Zaera, Thermal chemistry of 2-Propanol and 2-Propyl Iodide on Clean and Oxygen-Pretreated Ni(100) Single Crystal Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. B, 107 (40), 11133-11141 (2003). 
 179 Z. Ma, J. Kubota and F. Zaera, The Influence of Dissolved Gases on the Adsorption of Cinchonidine from Solution onto Pt Surfaces: An In-Situ Infrared Study, J. Catal., 219(2), 404-416 (2003).
 178 Q. Zhao and F. Zaera, Adsorption and Thermal Conversion of 2-Iodoethanol on Ni(100) Surfaces: Hydroxyalkyls and Oxametallacycles as Key Intermediates during the Catalytic Oxidation of Hydrocarbons, J. Phys. Chem. B, 107(34), 9047-9055 (2003).
 177 Q. Zhao and F. Zaera, Switching of Alcohol Oxidation Mechanism on Nickel Surfaces by Fluorine Substitution, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 125(36), 10776-10777 (2003).
 176 H. Guo and F. Zaera, Reactivity of Hydroxyl Species from Coadsorption of Oxygen and Water on Ni(110) Single-Crystal Surfaces, Catal. Lett., 88(3-4), 95-104 (2003).
 175 F. Zaera, The Surface Chemistry of Hydrocarbon Partial Oxidation Catalysis, Catal. Today, 81(2), 149-157 (2003). INVITED
 174 V. Bustos, R. Unac, F. Zaera and G. Zgrablich, Lattice-Gas Study of the Kinetics of the Catalytic NO-CO Reaction on Rhodium Surfaces. II. The Effect of Nitrogen Surface Islands, J. Chem. Phys., 118, 9372-9379 (2003).
 173 J. Kubota, Z. Ma and F. Zaera, In-Situ Characterization of Adsorbates in Solid-Liquid Interfaces by Reflection-Absorption Infrared Spectroscopy, Langmuir, 19(8), 3371-3376 (2003).
 172 H. Guo and F. Zaera, The Reactivity of Hydroxyl Groups towards Ammonia on Ni(110) Surfaces, Surf. Sci., 524/1-3, 1-14, (2003).
 171 F. Zaera and C. S. Gopinath, On the Mechanism for the Reduction of Nitrogen Monoxide on Rh(111) Single-Crystal Surfaces, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 5, 646-654 (2003).
 170 K. M. Roth, A. A. Yasseri, Z. Liu, V. Malinovskii, K.-H. Schweikart, L. Yu, H. Tiznado, F. Zaera, J. S. Lindsey, W. G. Kuhr and D. F. Bocian, Measurements of Electron Transfer Rates of Charge-Storage Molecular Monolayers on Si(100).  Towards Hybrid Molecular/Semiconductor Information Storage Devices, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 125(2); 505-517 (2003).
 169 H. Guo, D. Chrysostomou, J. Flowers and F. Zaera, The Effect of Coadsorbed Oxygen on the Chemistry of Ammonia over Ni(110) Single Crystal Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. B, 107(2), 502-511 (2003).
 168 F. Zaera, Infrared and Molecular Beam Studies of Chemical Reactions on Solid Surfaces, Int. Rev. Phys. Chem., 21, 433-471 (2002). INVITED
 167 H. Ofner and F. Zaera, Ethylene Adsorption on Platinum: Kinetics, Bonding, and Relevance to Catalysis, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 124, 10982-10983 (2002).
 166 F. Zaera, The Surface Chemistry of Hydrocarbon Fragments on Transition Metals: Towards Understanding Catalytic Processes, Molec. Phys., 100, 3065-3073 (2002). INVITED
 165 T. V. W. Janssens and F. Zaera, 1,1- and 1,3-Diiodo Neopentanes on Pt(111).  Intermediates during Hydrocarbon Catalytic Conversion Reactions, J. Catal., 208, 345-358 (2002).
 164 F. Zaera, Outstanding Mechanistic Questions in Heterogeneous Catalysis, J. Phys. Chem. B, 106, 4043-4052 (2002). INVITED
 163 F. Zaera, Selectivity in Hydrocarbon Catalytic Reforming: A Surface Chemistry Perspective, Appl. Catal., 229, 75-91 (2002). INVITED
 162 F. Zaera, Kinetics of Chemical Reactions on Solid Surfaces: Deviations from Conventional Theory, Acc. Chem. Res., 35, 129-136 (2002). INVITED
 161 T. V. W. Janssens and F. Zaera, Neopentyl Iodide on Pt(111). II. Hydrogenation and H-D Exchange, Surf. Sci., 501, 16-30 (2002).
 160 T. V. W. Janssens and F. Zaera, Neopentyl Iodide on Pt(111). I. Adsorption and Thermal Decomposition, Surf. Sci., 501, 1-15 (2002).
 159 F. Zaera, The Surface Chemistry of Catalysis: New Challenges Ahead (Invited contribution for the special 500th issue of Surface Science), Surf. Sci., 500, 947-965 (2002). INVITED
 158 F. Zaera, Surface Characterization and Structural Determination: Optical Methods, in The Encyclopedia of Chemical Physics and Physical Chemistry, J. Moore and N. Spencer, editors, Institute of Physics Publishing (UK), Vol. 2, pp. 1563-1581 (2001). INVITED
 157 F. Zaera and C. S. Gopinath, Effect of Coverage and Temperature on the Kinetics of Nitrogen Desorption from Rh(111) Surfaces, J. Chem. Phys., 116, 1128-1136 (2002).
 156 Ali H. Ali and F. Zaera, Kinetic Study on the Selective Catalytic Oxidation of 2-Propanol to Acetone over Nickel Foils, J. Mol. Catal. A, 177, 215-235 (2002).
 155 F. Zaera, Probing Catalytic Reactions at Surfaces, Prog. Surf. Sci., 69, 1-98 (2001). INVITED
 154 J. Kubota and F. Zaera, Adsorption Geometry of Modifiers as Key in Imparting Chirality to Platinum Catalysts, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 123, 11115-11116 (2001).
 153 F. Zaera, S. Wehner, C. S. Gopinath, J. L. Sales, V. Gargiulo and G. Zgrablich, Evidence for the Formation of Nitrogen Islands on Rhodium Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. B, 105, 7771-7774 (2001).
 152 C. S. Gopinath and F. Zaera, NO + CO + O2 Reaction Kinetics on Rh(111): A Molecular Beam Study, J. Catal., 200, 270-287 (2001).
 151 D. Chrysostomou, A. Chou and F. Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of C3 Metallacycles on Pt(111) Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. B, 105, 5968-5978 (2001).
 150 V. Bustos, C. S. Gopinath, R. Unac, F. Zaera and G. Zgrablich, Lattice-Gas Study of the Kinetics of Catalytic Conversion of NO-CO Mixtures on Rhodium Surfaces, J. Chem. Phys., 114, 10927-10931 (2001).
 149 F. Zaera, J. M. Guevremont and N. R. Gleason, Direct Evidence for the Formation of a C–O Bond Between Adsorbed Species, J. Phys, Chem. B, 105, 2257-2259 (2001).
 148 F. Zaera and C. S. Gopinath, Surface Intermediates during the Catalytic Reduction of NO on Rhodium Catalysts: A Kinetic Inference, J. Mol. Catal. A, 167, 23-31 (2001). INVITED
 147 C. M. Aldao, R. M. Lambert, W. T. Tysoe, G. Zgrablich and F. Zaera, Proceedings of the Second San Luis Conference on Surface Science and Catalysis: Preface, J. Mol. Catal. A., 167, 1 (2001).
 146 D. Chrysostomou and F. Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of C3 Allyl Groups on Pt(111), J. Phys. Chem. B, 105, 1003-1011 (2001).
 145 F. Zaera and C. S. Gopinath, Evidence for a N2O Intermediate in the Catalytic Reduction of NO to N2 on Rhodium Surfaces, Chem. Phys. Lett., 332, 209-214 (2000).
 144 D. Chrysostomou, C. French and F. Zaera, The Thermal Chemistry of Propyl Groups on Pt(111), Catal. Lett., 69, 117-128 (2000).
 143 J. M. Guevremont, S. Sheldon and F. Zaera, Design and Characterization of Collimated Effusive Gas Beam Sources:  Effect of Source Dimensions and Backing Pressure on Total Flow and Beam Profile, Rev. Sci. Instr., 71, 3869-3881 (2000).
 142 F. Zaera and C. S. Gopinath, Kinetics of NO Reduction by CO on Rh(111): A Molecular Beam Study, Studies in Surface Science and Catalysis Series, Vol. 130 (Proc. 12th Int. Cong. Catal., Granada, Spain, July 9-14, 2000), Elsevier, Amsterdam, 2000, pp. 1295-1300.
 141 F. Zaera and D. Chrysostomou, Propylene on Pt(111).  II. Hydrogenation, Dehydrogenation, and H-D Exchange, Surf. Sci., 457, 89-108 (2000).
 140 F. Zaera and D. Chrysostomou, Propylene on Pt(111).  I. Characterization of Surface Species by Infrared Spectroscopy, Surf. Sci., 457, 71-88 (2000).
 139 C. S. Gopinath and F. Zaera, Transient Kinetics During the Isothermal Reduction of NO by CO on Rh(111) as Studied with Effusive Collimated Molecular Beams, J. Phys. Chem. B, 104, 3194-3203 (2000). INVITED
 138 C. J. Jenks, B. E. Bent, and F. Zaera, The Chemistry of Alkyl Iodides on Copper Surfaces.  II.  Influence of Surface Structure on Reactivity, J. Phys. Chem., 104, 3017-3027 (2000). INVITED
 137 C. J. Jenks, B. E. Bent, N. Bernstein, and F. Zaera , The Chemistry of Alkyl Iodides on Copper Surfaces.  I.  Adsorption Geometry, J. Phys. Chem., 104, 3008-3016 (2000). INVITED
 136 F. Zaera  and C. S. Gopinath, Role of Adsorbed Nitrogen in the Catalytic Reduction of NO on Rhodium Surfaces, J. Chem. Phys., 111, 8088-8097 (1999).
 135 F. Zaera, N. R. Gleason, B. Klingenberg, A. H. Ali, Partial Oxidation of Hydrocarbons on Nickel:  From Surface Science Mechanistic Studies to Catalysis, J. Mol. Catal., 146, 13-23 (1999).
 134 C. S. Gopinath and F. Zaera, A Molecular Beam Study of the Kinetics of the Catalytic Reduction of NO by CO on Rh(111) Single Crystal Surfaces, J. Catal., 186, 387-404 (1999).
 133 D. Chrysostomou, J. Flowers, and F. Zaera, The Thermal Chemistry of Ammonia on Ni(110), Surf. Sci., 439, 34-48 (1999).
 132 C. R. French and F. Zaera, Surface-Induced Rotational Isomerism within Solid 1,3-Diiodopropane Thin Films, Chem. Phys. Lett., 309, 321-326 (1999).
 131 J. C. de Jesus and F. Zaera, Adsorption and Thermal Chemistry of Acrolein and Crotonaldehyde on Pt(111) Surfaces, Surf. Sci., 430, 99-115 (1999).
 130 S. Tjandra and F. Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of 1,6-Diiodohexane on Ni(100) Single Crystal Surfaces:  Mimicking Cyclization Reactions, J. Phys. Chem. A, 103, 2312-2320 (1999).
 129 F. Zaera and C. R. French, Mechanistic Changes in the Conversion of Ethylene to Ethylidyne on Transition Metals Induced by Changes in Surface Coverages,  J. Am. Chem. Soc., 121, 2236-2243 (1999).
 128 J. C. de Jesus and F. Zaera, Double-Bond Activation in Unsaturated Aldehydes: Conversion of Acrolein to Propene and Ketene on Pt(111) Surfaces, J. Mol. Catal. A, 138, 237-240 (1999).
 127 F. Zaera, The Surface Chemistry of Hydrocarbons on Transition Metal Surfaces:  A Critical Review, Isr. J. Chem., 38, 293-311 (1998). INVITED
 126 T. V. W. Janssens, D. Stone, J. C. Hemminger and F. Zaera, Kinetics and Mechanism for the H/D Exchange between Ethylene and Deuterium over Pt(111), J. Catal., 177, 284-295 (1998).
 125 F. Zaera, Brian E. Bent - In Memoriam, 1960 - 1996, J. Mol. Catal. A, 131, 3-4 (1998). (Dedication).
 124 F. Zaera, The Surface Science of Catalysis, J. Mol. Catal. A, 131, 1-2 (1998). (Editorial).
 123 M. Aryafar and F. Zaera, Isothermal Kinetic Study of the Decomposition of Nitric Oxide on Rh(111) Surfaces, J. Catal., 175, 316-327 (1998).
 122 N. R. Gleason, C. J. Jenks, C. R. French, B. E. Bent and F. Zaera, Adsorption and Thermal Decomposition of n-Azopropane on Pt(111), Surf. Sci., 405, 238-260 (1998).
 121 F. Zaera, S. Tjandra and T. V. W. Janssens, Selectivity among Dehydrogenation Steps for Alkyl Groups on Metal Surfaces:  Comparison between Nickel and Platinum, Langmuir, 14, 1320-1327 (1998). INVITED
 120 F. Zaera and M. Salmeron, Coadsorption of Sulfur and Carbon Monoxide on Platinum Single-Crystal Surfaces Studied by Scanning Tunneling Microscopy, Langmuir, 14, 1312-1319 (1998). INVITED
 119 J. C. de Jesus, J. Carrazza, P. Pereira and F. Zaera, Hydroxylation of NiO Films: The Effect of Water and Ion Bombardment during the Oxidation of Nickel Foils with O2 under Vacuum, Surf. Sci., 397, 34-47 (1998).
 118 (a): J. Liu, M. Xu and F. Zaera, Adsorption and Oxidation of CO on Pt(111) Surfaces, Fenzi Cuihua (J. Mol. Catal.-China), 11, 50-54 (1997). (b): M. Xu, F. Zaera and J. Liu, Relativity of CO Oxidation Reaction and Distribution of Surface O on Pt(111) Surfaces, Prog. Nat. Sci. (China), 7, 106-109 (1997).
 117 A. Loaiza, D. Borchardt and F. Zaera, A NMR Method for the Analysis of Mixtures of Alkanes with Different Deuterium Substitutions, Spectrochim. Acta A, 53, 2481-2493 (1997).
 116 M. Aryafar and F. Zaera, Kinetic Study of the Catalytic Oxidation of Alkanes over Nickel, Palladium, and Platinum Foils, Catal. Lett., 48, 173-183 (1997).
 115 H. Ofner and F. Zaera, Surface Defect Characterization in Oxygen-Dosed Nickel Surfaces and in NiO Thin Films by CO Adsorption-Desorption Experiments, J. Phys. Chem. B, 101, 9069-9076 (1997).
 114 N. R. Gleason and F. Zaera, Mechanistic Studies of Alkane Partial Oxidation Reactions on Nickel Oxide by Modern Surface Science Techniques, in 3rd World Congress on Oxidation Catalysis  (Elsevier Studies in Surface Science and Catalysis Series, Vol. 110), R. K. Grasselli, S. T. Oyama, A. M. Gaffney and J. E. Lyons, editors, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 1997, pp. 235-244. INVITED
 113 N. R. Gleason and F. Zaera, The Use of Low-Energy Ion Scattering Spectroscopy for the Quantitative Determination of Adsorption Sites in Surface Chemistry Studies, Surf. Sci., 385, 294-309 (1997).
 112 N. R. Gleason and F. Zaera, Thermal Conversion of 2-Propyl Iodide on O/Ni(100): Changes in Product Distribution with Varying Oxygen Coverages, J. Catal., 169, 365-381 (1997).
 111 S. Tjandra and F. Zaera, Thermal Chemistry of Dihalopropanes on Ni(100) Single Crystal Surfaces: Formation of Cyclopropane, Propene and Propane, J. Phys. Chem. B, 101, 1006-1013 (1997).
 110 F. Zaera, J. Liu and M. Xu, Isothermal Study of the Kinetics of Carbon Monoxide Oxidation on Pt(111): Rate Dependence on Surface Coverage, J. Chem. Phys., 106, 4204-4215 (1997).
 109 T. V. W. Janssens, G. Jin and F. Zaera, Change in Reaction Pathway Induced by Deuteration: Thermal Decomposition of Neopentyl Groups on Pt(111) Surfaces, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 119, 1169-1170 (1997).
 108 H. Ofner and F. Zaera, Isothermal Kinetics Measurements for the Hydrogenation of Ethylene on Pt(111) Under Vacuum: Significance of Weakly-Bound Species in the Reaction Mechanism, J. Phys. Chem. B, 101, 396-408 (1997).
 107 J. C. de Jesus, P. Pereira, J. Carrazza and F. Zaera, Influence of Argon Ion Bombardment on the Oxidation of Nickel Surfaces, Surf. Sci., 369, 217-230 (1996).
 106 F. Zaera and S. Tjandra, The Thermal Chemistry of Neopentyl Iodide on Ni(100) Surfaces: Selectivity Between a-C-H and g-C-H and between C-H and C-C Bond-Scission Steps in Chemisorbed Neopentyl Moieties, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 118, 12738-12746 (1996).
 105 S. Tjandra and F. Zaera, A Surface Science Study of the Hydrogenation and Dehydrogenation Steps in the Interconversion of C6 Cyclic Hydrocarbons on Ni(100), J. Catal., 164, 82-93 (1996).
 104 F. Zaera, T. V. W. Janssens and H. Ofner, Reflection-Absorption Infrared Spectroscopy and Kinetic Studies of the Reactivity of Ethylene on Pt(111) Surfaces, Surf. Sci., 368, 371-376 (1996).
 103 T. V. W. Janssens and F. Zaera, Chemistry of Ethylidene Moieties on Platinum Surfaces: 1,1-Diiodoethane on Pt(111), J. Phys. Chem., 100, 14118-14129 (1996).
 102 F. Zaera, In Situ NEXAFS Characterization of Surface Intermediates, in X-Ray Absorption Fine Structure for Catalysis and Surfaces, Y. Iwasawa, ed., World Scientific, Singapore, 1996, pp. 362-371.
 101 M. Xu, J. Liu and F. Zaera, Kinetic Evidence for the Dependence of Surface Reaction Rates on the Distribution of Reactants on the Surface, J. Chem. Phys., 104, 8825-8828 (1996).
 100 J. Liu, M. Xu and F. Zaera, Determination of the Rate Limiting Step in the Oxidation of CO on Pt(111) Surfaces, Catal. Lett., 37, 9-13 (1996).
 99 M. Xu and F. Zaera, Mechanistic Studies of the Thermal Decomposition of Metal Carbonyls on Ni(100) Surfaces in Connection with Chemical Vapor Deposition Processes, J. Vac. Sci Technol., A14, 415-424 (1996).
 98 A. Loaiza, M. Xu and F. Zaera, On the Mechanism of the H-D Exchange Reaction in Ethane over Platinum Catalysts, J. Catal., 159, 127-139 (1996).
 97 F. Zaera, On the Mechanism for the Hydrogenation of Olefins on Transition Metal Surfaces: The Chemistry of Ethylene on Pt(111), Langmuir, 12, 88-94 (1996).
 96 F. Zaera, An Organometallic Guide to the Chemistry of Hydrocarbon Moieties on Transition Metal Surfaces, Chem. Rev., 95, 2651-2693 (1995). INVITED
 95 T. V. W. Janssens and F. Zaera, The Role of Hydrogen-Deuterium Exchange Reactions in the Conversion of Ethylene to Ethylidyne on Pt(111), Surf. Sci., 344, 77-84 (1995).
 94 S. Tjandra and F. Zaera, Thermal Reactions of Alkyl Iodides on Ni(100) Single Crystal Surfaces, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 117, 9749-9755 (1995).
 93 J. Liu, M. Xu, T. Nordmeyer and F. Zaera, Sticking Probabilities for CO Adsorption on Pt(111) Surfaces Revisited, J. Phys. Chem., 99, 6167-6175 (1995).
 92 S. Tjandra and F. Zaera, The Surface Chemistry of Ethyl Iodide on Hydrogen-Covered Ni(100) Surfaces, Surf. Sci., 322, 140-150 (1995).
 91 S. Tjandra and F. Zaera, Adsorption and Thermal Decomposition of Propyl Iodides on Ni(100) Surfaces, Langmuir, 10, 2640-2646 (1994).
 90 M. Xu and F. Zaera, Evidence for Ligand Exchange in Iron Pentacarbonyl Adsorbed on Ni(100) Surfaces, Surf. Sci., 315, 40-50 (1994).
 89 F. Zaera and N. Bernstein, On the Mechanism for the Conversion of Ethylene to Ethylidyne on Metal Surfaces: Vinyl Halides on Pt(111), J. Am. Chem. Soc., 116, 4881-4887 (1994).
 88 S. Tjandra and F. Zaera, A Study of the Thermal Reactions of Methyl Iodide Coadsorbed with Hydrogen on Ni(111) Surfaces: Hydrogenation of Methyl Species to Methane, J. Catal., 147, 598-600 (1994).
 87 F. Zaera and S. Tjandra, Low-Temperature Decomposition of Alkyl Iodides on Ni(100) Surfaces: Evidence for the Formation of Alkyl Free Radicals, J. Phys. Chem., 98, 3044-3049 (1994).
 86 R. M. Ormerod, R. M. Lambert, H. Hoffmann, F. Zaera, L. P. Wang, D. W. Bennett and W. T. Tysoe, Room-Temperature Chemistry of Acetylene on Pd(111): Formation of Vinylidene, J. Phys. Chem., 98, 2134-2138 (1994).
 85 F. Zaera, Molecular Approach to the Study of the Mechanisms of Alkyl Reactions on Metal Surfaces, J. Mol. Catal., 86, 221-242 (1994). INVITED
 84 S. Tjandra and F. Zaera, The Effect of Hydrogen Coadsorption on the Thermal Chemistry of Methyl Iodide on Ni(100) Surfaces, J. Catal., 144, 361-376 (1993).
 83 R. M. Ormerod, R. M. Lambert, H. Hoffmann, F. Zaera, J. M. Yao, D. K. Saldin, L. P. Wang, D. W. Bennett and W. T. Tysoe, NEXAFS Identification of a Catalytic Reaction Intermediate: C4H4 on Pd(111), Surf. Sci., 295, 277-286 (1993).
 82 F. Zaera, Surface Science Studies on the Mechanism for H-D Exchange of Methane over Pt(111) Surfaces Under Vacuum, Stud. Surf. Sci. Catal., 75, 1591-1594 (1993).
 81 F. Zaera and S. Tjandra, Evidence for a New Reaction in Organic/Metal Systems: Elimination of Methyl Groups from Alkyl Species Chemisorbed on Nickel Surfaces, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 115, 5851-5852 (1993).
 80 S. Tjandra and F. Zaera, The Thermal Chemistry of Ethyl Iodide Chemisorbed on Ni(100), Surf. Sci., 289, 255-266 (1993).
 79 C. J. Jenks, B. E. Bent, N. Bernstein and F. Zaera, Chemistry of 1-Iodopropane on Cu(110): Formation, Bonding, and Reactions of Adsorbed Propyl Groups, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 115, 308-314 (1993).
 78 H. Hoffmann and F. Zaera, A FT-RAIRS Study of Alkyl Radicals Chemisorbed on Single Crystal Surfaces, Proc. 8th Int. Conf. Fourier Transf. Spectrosc. (SPIE Vol. 1575; Lhubeck, Germany), 273-274 (1992).
 77 T. Nordmeyer and F. Zaera, A Theoretical Study of the Parameters Affecting the Kinetics of Gas Adsorption on Solid Surfaces, J. Chem. Phys., 97, 9345-9354 (1992).
 76 S. Tjandra and F. Zaera, Evidence for a New Low Temperature Methane Formation Pathway Upon Coadsorption of Hydrogen with Methyl Iodide on Ni(100) Surfaces, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 114, 10645-10646 (1992).
 75 C. J. Jenks, B. E. Bent, N. Bernstein and F. Zaera, Evidence for an Unusual Coordination Geometry for Ethylene on Cu(110), Surf. Sci., 277, L89-L94 (1992).
 74 S. Tjandra and F. Zaera, Methyl Iodide Thermal Reactions When Chemisorbed on Ni(100) Surfaces, Langmuir, 8, 2090-2097 (1992). Correction published, Langmuir, 9, 880 (1993).
 73 F. Zaera, Preparation and Reactivity of Alkyl Groups Adsorbed on Metal Surfaces, Acc. Chem. Res., 25, 260-265 (1992).
 72 F. Zaera, Tungsten Hexacarbonyl Thermal Decomposition on Ni(100) Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem., 96, 4609-4615 (1992).
 71 H. Hoffmann, F. Zaera, R. M. Ormerod, R. M. Lambert, J. M. Yao, D. K. Saldin, L. P. Wang, D. W. Bennett and W. T. Tysoe, A Near Edge X-ray Absorption Fine Structure and Photoelectron Spectroscopic Study of the Structure of Acetylene on Pd(111) at Low Temperature, Surf. Sci., 268, 1-10 (1992).
 70 S. Tjandra and F. Zaera, Determination of the Activation Energy for the Dissociation of the Carbon-Iodine Bond in Methyl Iodide Adsorbed on Ni(100) Surfaces, J. Vac. Sci. Technol., A10, 404-405 (1992).
 69 F. Zaera, Study of the Surface Chemistry of Methyl Iodide Coadsorbed with Hydrogen on Pt(111), Surf. Sci., 262, 335-350 (1992).
 68 H. Hoffmann, P. R. Griffiths and F. Zaera, A RAIRS Study on the Surface Chemistry of Ethyl Iodide on Pt(111), Surf. Sci., 262, 141-150 (1992).
 67 F. Zaera, Mechanism for the Catalytic Exchange of Methane with Deuterium on Pt(111) Surfaces, Catal. Lett., 11, 95-104 (1991).
 66 F. Zaera, Reversibility of C1 Hydrogenation-Dehydrogenation Reactions on Platinum Surfaces under Vacuum, Langmuir, 7, 1998-1999 (1991).
 65 F. Zaera, Mechanism for the Decomposition of Iron Pentacarbonyl on Pt(111): Evidence for Iron Tetracarbonyl and Iron Tricarbonyl Intermediates, Surf. Sci., 255, 280-288 (1991).
 64 T. Nordmeyer and F. Zaera, A Monte Carlo Simulation for the Precursor Model of Adsorption on a Spatially Homogeneous Surface, Chem. Phys. Lett., 183, 195-198 (1991).
 63 F. Zaera and H. Hoffmann, Detection of Chemisorbed Methyl and Methylene Groups: Surface Chemistry of Methyl Iodide on Pt(111), J. Phys. Chem., 95, 6297-6303 (1991).
 62 S. Tjandra and F. Zaera, Static Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry as a Tool for Studying Surface Reactions: the Decomposition of Ethylene over Ni(100) Surfaces, Langmuir, 7, 1432-1435 (1991).
 61 F. Zaera, Kinetic Study of the Chemical Vapor Deposition of Iron Films Using Iron Pentacarbonyl, Langmuir, 7, 1188-1191 (1991).
 60 F. Zaera, H. Hoffmann and P. R. Griffiths, Determination of Molecular Chemisorption Geometries Using Reflection-Absorption Infrared Spectroscopy: Alkyl Halides on Pt(111), J. Electron Spectrosc. Relat. Phenom., 54/55, 705-715 (1990).
 59 F. Zaera, Study of the Surface Chemistry of Ethyl Groups on Pt(111) by Using Partially Deuterated Ethyl Iodide, J. Phys. Chem., 94, 8350-8355 (1990).
 58 F. Zaera, H. Hoffmann and P. R. Griffiths, Isolation and Surface Reactions of Ethyl Groups on Pt(111):  a RAIRS, TPD and XPS Study, Vacuum, 41, 735-736 (1990).
 57 J. P. Fulmer, W. T. Tysoe and F. Zaera, An Angle-Resolved Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Near-Edge X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Study of the Bonding and Orientation of NO on a Mo(100) Surface, Langmuir, 6, 1229-1233 (1990).
 56 J. L. Gland, D. A. Fischer, S. Shen and F. Zaera, Displacement of CO Chemisorbed on Metals by Hydrogen, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 112, 5695-5697 (1990).
 55 H. Hoffmann, F. Zaera, R. M. Ormerod, R. M. Lambert, L. P. Wang and W. T. Tysoe, Discovery of a Tilted Form of Benzene Chemisorbed on Pd(111): A NEXAFS and Photoemission Investigation, Surf. Sci., 232, 259-265 (1990).
 54 F. Zaera, Mechanisms for Ethylene Hydrogenation and H-D Exchange Over Pt(111), J. Phys. Chem. , 94, 5090-5095 (1990).
 53 L. P. Wang, W. T. Tysoe, R. M. Ormerod, R. M. Lambert, H. Hoffmann and  F. Zaera, Determination of the Bonding and Orientation of Ethylene on Pd(111) by Near-Edge X-ray Absorption Fine Structure and Photoelectron Spectroscopy, J. Phys. Chem., 94, 4236-4239 (1990).
 52 F. Zaera, Hydrogenation and H-D Exchange of Chemisorbed Ethylene on Ni(100) Under Vacuum, J. Catal., 121, 318-326 (1990).
 51 F. Zaera, Direct Observation of b-Hydride Elimination Reactions on Metal Surfaces, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 111, 8744-8745 (1989).
 50 F. Zaera, Formation and Thermal Decomposition of Ethyl Groups on Transition Metal Surfaces:  Ethyl Iodide on Pt(111), Surf. Sci., 219, 453-466 (1989).
 49 G. Bredael, W. T. Tysoe and F. Zaera, Adsorption of Butadiene on Mo(100) Below Room Temperature, Langmuir, 5, 899-903 (1989).
 48 F. Zaera, Determination of the Mechanism for Ethylidyne Formation from Chemisorbed Ethylene on Transition Metal Surfaces, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 111, 4240-4244 (1989).
 47 F. Zaera, A Thermal Desorption and X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy Study of the Surface Chemistry of Iron Pentacarbonyl, J. Vac. Sci. Technol., A7, 640-645 (1989).
 46 H. Hoffmann, N. A. Wright, F. Zaera and P. R. Griffiths, Differential-Polarization Dual-Beam FT-IR Spectrometer for Surface Analysis, Talanta, 36, 125-131 (1989).
 45 F. Zaera, A Thermal Desorption and X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy Study of the Surface Chemistry of Iron Pentacarbonyl, Gen. Phys. Adv. Abs., 5, 56 (1989).
 44 J. L. Gland, F. Zaera, D. A. Fischer, R. G. Carr and E. B. Kollin,  Ethylidyne Formation Rates on the Pt(111) Surface, Chem. Phys. Lett., 151, 227-229 (1988).
 43 F. Zaera and G. A. Somorjai, Role of Hydrogen in Low and High Pressure Hydrocarbon Reactions, in Hydrogen Effects in Catalysis - Fundamental and Practical Applications, Z. Paal, P. G. Menon, eds., Marcell Dekker, Inc., New York, 1988, pp. 425-447.
 42 S. Shen. J. L. Gland, D. A. Fischer and F. Zaera, Hydrogen Displacement of Chemisorbed Carbon Monoxide from Nickel(100) Surfaces, Fenzi Chiua, 2, 137-146 (1988).
 41 F. Zaera, Spectroscopic Study of Carbon Monoxide and Sodium Coadsorption on Ni(100), Catal. Lett., 1, 317-326 (1988).
 40 F. Zaera, D. A. Fischer, R. G. Carr, E. B. Kollin and J. L. Gland, Kinetics of Ethylidyne Formation on Platinum(111) Using Near-Edge X-Ray Absorption Fine Structure, in Electrochemical Surface Science:  Molecular Phenomena at Electrode Surfaces, (ACS Symposium Series #378), M. P. Soriaga, ed., ACS Books, Washington, 1988, pp. 131-140.
 39 F. Zaera, D. A. Fischer, R. G. Carr and J. L. Gland, Determination of Chemisorption Geometries for Complex Molecules by Using Near-Edge X-Ray Absorption Fine Structure:  Ethylene on Ni(100), J. Chem. Phys., 89, 5335-5341 (1988).
 38 W. T. Tysoe, F. Zaera and G. A. Somorjai, An XPS Study of the Oxidation and Reduction of the Rhenium-Platinum System Under Atmospheric Conditions, Surf. Sci., 200,1-14 (1988).
 37 J. L. Gland, S. Shen, F. Zaera and D. A. Fischer, Displacement of CO by More Weakly Adsorbed Hydrogen on the Ni(100) Surface, J. Vac. Sci. Technol., A6, 2426-2430 (1988).
 36 J. P. Fulmer, F. Zaera and W. T. Tysoe, A Study of the Orientation and Bonding of Thiophene on Clean Mo(100) Using Angle-Resolved Ultraviolet Photoelectron Spectroscopy, J. Phys. Chem., 92, 4147-4150 (1988).
 35 S. Shen, F. Zaera, D. A. Fischer and J. L. Gland, Unexpected Hydrogen Induced Displacement of Chemisorbed CO from the Ni(100) Surface, J. Chem. Phys., 89, 590-596 (1988).
 34 F. Zaera, J. P. Fulmer and W. T. Tysoe, Determination of Bond Orientation for CO on Mo(100) by Using Angle-Resolved Ultraviolet Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Near-Edge X-Ray Absorption Fine-Structure Spectroscopy, J. Vac. Sci. Technol., A6, 875-876 (1988).
 33 F. Zaera, D. A. Fischer, S. Shen and J. L. Gland, Fluorescence Yield Near-Edge X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy Under Atmospheric Conditions:  CO and H2 Coadsorption on Ni(100) At Pressures Between 10-9 and 0.1 torr,  Surf. Sci., 194, 205-216 (1988).
 32 J. L. Gland, E. B. Kollin and F. Zaera, Adsorbed Sulfhydryl (SH) on the Mo(100) Surface,  Langmuir, 4, 118-120 (1988).
 31 J. L. Gland, F. Zaera, D. A. Fischer and S. Shen, Fluorescence Yield Near Edge X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Above the Carbon K Edge:  A new Method for Characterizing Adsorbed Intermediates and Surface Reaction Rates in the Presence of Reactive Environments, Stud. Surf. Sci. Catal., 38, 835-843 (1987).
 30 D. A. Fischer, F. Zaera and J. L. Gland, Fluorescence Yield Near Edge Structure (FYNES):  A Novel Technique for In Situ Surface Chemistry,  J. de Physique, 48, C9-1097-1100 (1987).
 29 J. P. Fulmer, F. Zaera and W. T. Tysoe, The Orientation and Bonding of CO on Mo(100) Using Angle-Resolved Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Near-Edge X-ray Absorption Fine Structure,  J. Chem. Phys., 87, 7265-7271 (1987).
 28 A. Gellman, W. T. Tysoe, F. Zaera and G. A. Somorjai, A UPS and XPS Investigation of the Adsorption of Sulfur on Mo(100):  Adsorption Site and Lateral Interactions,  Surf. Sci., 191, 271-287 (1987).
 27 F. Zaera and R. B. Hall, High-Resolution Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopy and Thermal Programmed Desorption Studies of the Chemisorption and Thermal Decomposition of Ethylene and Acetylene on Ni(100) Single-Crystal Surfaces,  J. Phys. Chem., 91, 4318-4323 (1987).
 26 D. W. Moon, S. Cameron, F. Zaera, W. Eberhardt, R. Carr, S. L. Bernasek, J. L. Gland and D. J. Dwyer, A Tilted Precursor for CO Dissociation on the Fe(100) Surface,  Surf. Sci., 180, L123-L128 (1987).
 25 D. W. Moon, S. Cameron, F. Zaera, W. Eberhardt, R. Carr, S. L. Bernasek, J. L. Gland and D. J. Dwyer, A Tilted Precursor for CO Dissociation on the Fe(100) Surface,  Surf. Sci., 180, L123-L128 (1987).
 24 D. W. Moon, S. Cameron, F. Zaera, W. Eberhardt, R. Carr, S. L. Bernasek, J. L. Gland and D. J. Dwyer, A Tilted Precursor for CO Dissociation on the Fe(100) Surface,  Surf. Sci., 180, L123-L128 (1987).
 23 F. Zaera and R. B. Hall, Low Temperature Decomposition of Ethylene over Ni(100):  Evidence for Vinyl Formation,  Surf. Sci., 180, 1-18 (1987).
 22 F. Zaera and G. A. Somorjai, Direct Determination of Blocking of Surface Defects by Carbonaceous Deposits during Hydrocarbon Reactions on Platinum Single Crystals,  Langmuir, 2, 686-688 (1986).
 21 F. Zaera, D. Godbey and G. A. Somorjai, Methylcyclopentane Conversion over Platinum Single Crystal Surfaces:  Evidence for the Cyclic Mechanism of n-Hexane Isomerization, J. Catal., 101, 73-80 (1986).
 20 D. A. Fischer, J. B. Hastings, F. Zaera, J. Stohr and F. Sette, X-Ray Fluorescence Proportional Counter for SEXAFS Studies of Low-Z Adsorbates,  Nucl. Instrum. and Methods in Phys. Res., A246, 561-564 (1986).
 19 R. B. Hall, S. J. Bares, A. M. DeSantolo and F. Zaera, Pulsed Laser-Induced Desorption Studies of the Kinetics of Ethylene Dehydrogenation on Ni(100),  J. Vac. Sci. Technol., A4, 1493-1498 (1986).
 18 D. Godbey, F. Zaera, R. Yates and G. A. Somorjai, Hydrogenation of Chemisorbed Ethylene on Clean, Hydrogen and Ethylidyne Covered Crystal Surfaces,  Surf. Sci., 167, 150-166 (1986).
 17 F. Zaera, E. B. Kollin and J. L. Gland, Determination of Surface Sites for Hydrogen Chemisorption over Mo(100) Single Crystal Surfaces by Using LEED, TDS, and HREELS,  Surf. Sci., 166, L149-L154 (1986).
 16 F. Zaera, A. J. Gellman and G. A. Somorjai, Surface Science Studies of Catalysis: Classification of Reactions,  Acc. Chem. Res., 19, 24-31 (1986).
 15 F. Zaera, E. Kollin and J. L. Gland, Observation of an Unusually Low C-O Stretching Frequency:  CO Chemisorption on a Mo(100) Surface,  Chem. Phys. Lett., 121, 464-468 (1985).
 14 A. Wieckowski, S. D. Rosasco, G. N. Salaita, A. Hubbard, B. E. Bent, F. Zaera, D. Godbey and G. A. Somorjai, Comparison of Gas-Phase and Electrochemical Hydr ogenation of Ethylene at Platinum Surfaces,  J. Am. Chem. Soc., 107, 5910-5920 (1985).
 13 J. Stohr, E. B. Kollin, D. A. Fischer, J. B. Hastings, F. Zaera and F. Sette, Surface Extended X-ray-Absorption Fine Structure of Low-Z Adsorbates Studied with Fluorescence Detection,  Phys. Rev. Lett., 55, 1468-138. (1985).
 12 F. Zaera and G. A. Somorjai, Reaction of Ethane with Deuterium over Platinum(111) Single-Crystal Surfaces,  J. Phys. Chem., 89, 3211-3216 (1985).
 11 F. Zaera and G. A. Somorjai, The Chemisorption of O2, CO, D2 and C2H4 over Epitaxially Grown Rhenium Crystalline Films,  Surf. Sci., 154, 303-314 (1985).
 10 S. M. Davis, F. Zaera, B. E. Gordon and G. A. Somorjai, Radiotracer and Thermal Desorption Studies of Dehydrogenation and Atmospheric Hydrogenation of Organic Fragments Obtained from [14C] Ethylene Chemisorbed over Pt(111) Surfaces,  J. Catal., 92, 240-246 (1985).
 9 F. Zaera, Combined Surface Science and Catalytic Studies of Hydrocarbon Reactions over Platinum Single Crystal Surfaces, Ph.D. Thesis, University of California, Berkeley, 1984.
 8 F. Zaera and G. A. Somorjai, The Hydrogenation of Ethylene over Platinum(111) Single-Crystal Surfaces,  J. Am. Chem. Soc., 106, 2288-2293 (1984).
 7 S. M. Davis, F. Zaera and G. A. Somorjai, Surface Structure and Temperature Dependence of n-Hexane Skeletal Rearrangement Reactions Catalyzed over Platinum Single Crystal Surfaces: Marked Structure Sensitivity of Aromatization, J. Catal., 85, 206-223 (1984).
 6 F. Zaera and G. A. Somorjai, The Effect of Potassium on the Catalyzed Reactions of n-Hexane over Pt(111) Single Crystal Surfaces,  J. Catal., 84, 375-385 (1983).
 5 G. A. Somorjai and F. Zaera, Heterogeneous Catalysis on the Molecular Scale, J. Phys. Chem., 86, 3070-3078 (1982).
 4 S. M. Davis, F. Zaera and G. A. Somorjai, Surface Structure and Temperature Dependence of Light-Alkane Skeletal Rearrangement Reactions Catalyzed over Platinum Single-Crystal Surfaces,  J. Am. Chem. Soc., 104, 7453-7461 (1982).
 3 S. M. Davis, F. Zaera and G. A. Somorjai, The Reactivity and Composition of Strongly Adsorbed Carbonaceous Deposits on Platinum.  Model of the Working Hydrocarbon Conversion Catalysts, J. Catal., 77, 439-459 (1982).
 2 F. Zaera and I. Rusinek, Monte Carlo Simulation for Inhomogeneous Chemical Kinetics:  Application to the Belousov-Zhabotinskii Reaction, J. Comp. Chem., 2, 402-409 (1981).
 1 F. Zaera, Monte-Carlo Simulation of Chemical Reactions in Inhomogeneous Media, Application to the Belousov-Zhabotinskii Reaction, Licenciate Thesis, University Simon Bolivar, Caracas, 1979.

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