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Dr Mark Forster

Research Associate Chemistry

Publications

2020

Potential and pitfalls: On the use of transient absorption spectroscopy for in situ and operando studies of photoelectrodes. (Journal article)

Forster, M., Cheung, D. W. F., Gardner, A. M., & Cowan, A. J. (2020). Potential and pitfalls: On the use of transient absorption spectroscopy for in situ and operando studies of photoelectrodes.. J Chem Phys, 153(15), 150901. doi:10.1063/5.0022138

DOI: 10.1063/5.0022138

Highly efficient and selective metal oxy-boride electrocatalysts for oxygen evolution from alkali and saline solutions (Journal article)

Gupta, S., Forster, M., Yadav, A., Cowan, A. J., Patel, N., & Patel, M. (2020). Highly efficient and selective metal oxy-boride electrocatalysts for oxygen evolution from alkali and saline solutions. ACS Applied Energy Materials. doi:10.1021/acsaem.0c01040

DOI: 10.1021/acsaem.0c01040

Electrolysis of low-grade and saline surface water (Journal article)

Tong, W., Forster, M., Dionigi, F., Dresp, S., Sadeghi Erami, R., Strasser, P., . . . Farràs, P. (n.d.). Electrolysis of low-grade and saline surface water. Nature Energy. doi:10.1038/s41560-020-0550-8

DOI: 10.1038/s41560-020-0550-8

Water oxidation intermediates on iridium oxide electrodes probed by in situ electrochemical SHINERS (Journal article)

Saeed, K. H., Forster, M., Li, J. -F., Hardwick, L. J., & Cowan, A. J. (2020). Water oxidation intermediates on iridium oxide electrodes probed by in situ electrochemical SHINERS. CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 56(7), 1129-1132. doi:10.1039/c9cc08284k

DOI: 10.1039/c9cc08284k

2019

Photocatalytically active ladder polymers. (Journal article)

Vogel, A., Forster, M., Wilbraham, L., Smith, C. L., Cowan, A. J., Zwijnenburg, M. A., . . . Cooper, A. I. (2019). Photocatalytically active ladder polymers.. Faraday discussions. doi:10.1039/c8fd00197a

DOI: 10.1039/c8fd00197a

Photochemical Energy Storage (Chapter)

Neri, G., Forster, M., & Cowan, A. J. (2018). Photochemical Energy Storage. In Issues in Environmental Science and Technology (pp. 184-209). Royal Society of Chemistry. doi:10.1039/9781788015530-00184

DOI: 10.1039/9781788015530-00184

2018

Directing the mechanism of CO2 reduction by a Mn catalyst through surface immobilization (Journal article)

Walsh, J. J., Forster, M., Smith, C. L., Neri, G., Potter, R. J., & Cowan, A. J. (2018). Directing the mechanism of CO2 reduction by a Mn catalyst through surface immobilization. PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 20(10), 6811-6816. doi:10.1039/c7cp08537k

DOI: 10.1039/c7cp08537k

Stable Ta2O5 Overlayers on Hematite for Enhanced Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting Efficiencies (Journal article)

Forster, M., Potter, R. J., Yang, Y., Li, Y., & Cowan, A. J. (2018). Stable Ta2O5 Overlayers on Hematite for Enhanced Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting Efficiencies. ChemPhotoChem, 2(3), 183-189. doi:10.1002/cptc.201700156

DOI: 10.1002/cptc.201700156

2017

Time-Resolved Spectroscopy of ZnTe Photocathodes for Solar Fuel Production (Journal article)

Xiong, X., Forster, M., Major, J., Xu, Y., & Cowan, A. J. (2017). Time-Resolved Spectroscopy of ZnTe Photocathodes for Solar Fuel Production. The Journal of Physical Chemistry Part C: Nanomaterials and Interfaces, 121(40), 22073-22080. doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b06304

DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b06304

Time-resolved spectroscopic studies of hematite photoelectrodes for photoelectrochemical water splitting (Thesis / Dissertation)

Forster, M. (2017, June 6). Time-resolved spectroscopic studies of hematite photoelectrodes for photoelectrochemical water splitting.

Rationalising the efficiency of hydrogen treated TiO2 nanomaterials in light driven water splitting applications (Chapter)

Forster, M., & Cowan, A. J. (2017). Rationalising the efficiency of hydrogen treated TiO2 nanomaterials in light driven water splitting applications. In Black TiO2 Nanomaterials for Energy Applications.

2016

Photochemical CO2 reduction in water using a co-immobilised nickel catalyst and a visible light sensitiser (Journal article)

Neri, G., Forster, M., Walsh, J. J., Robertson, C. M., Whittles, T. J., Farras, P., & Cowan, A. J. (2016). Photochemical CO2 reduction in water using a co-immobilised nickel catalyst and a visible light sensitiser. CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 52(99), 14200-14203. doi:10.1039/c6cc08590c

DOI: 10.1039/c6cc08590c

Design of a highly photocatalytically active ZnO/CuWO4 nanocomposite (Journal article)

Mavric, T., Valant, M., Forster, M., Cowan, A. J., Lavrencic, U., & Emin, S. (2016). Design of a highly photocatalytically active ZnO/CuWO4 nanocomposite. JOURNAL OF COLLOID AND INTERFACE SCIENCE, 483, 93-101. doi:10.1016/j.jcis.2016.08.019

DOI: 10.1016/j.jcis.2016.08.019

Acid Treatment Enables Suppression of Electron-Hole Recombination in Hematite for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting (Journal article)

Yang, Y., Forster, M., Ling, Y., Wang, G., Zhai, T., Tong, Y., . . . Li, Y. (2016). Acid Treatment Enables Suppression of Electron-Hole Recombination in Hematite for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting. Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 55(10), 3403-3407. doi:10.1002/anie.201510869

DOI: 10.1002/anie.201510869

2015

Tuning Morphology of Nanostructured ZIF-8 on Silica Microspheres and Applications in Liquid Chromatography and Dye Degradation (Journal article)

Ahmed, A., Forster, M., Jin, J., Myers, P., & Zhang, H. (2015). Tuning Morphology of Nanostructured ZIF-8 on Silica Microspheres and Applications in Liquid Chromatography and Dye Degradation. ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES, 7(32), 18054-18063. doi:10.1021/acsami.5b04979

DOI: 10.1021/acsami.5b04979

Oxygen Deficient a-Fe2O3Photoelectrodes: A Balance Between Enhanced Electrical Properties and Trap-Mediated Losses (Journal article)

Forster, M., Potter, R., Ling, Y., Yang, Y., Klug, D., Li, Y., & Cowan, A. (2015). Oxygen Deficient a-Fe2O3Photoelectrodes: A Balance Between Enhanced Electrical Properties and Trap-Mediated Losses. Chemical Science, 6(7), 4009-4016. doi:10.1039/C5SC00423C

DOI: 10.1039/C5SC00423C

2014

Hierarchical porous metal-organic framework monoliths (Journal article)

Ahmed, A., Forster, M., Clowes, R., Myers, P., & Zhang, H. (2014). Hierarchical porous metal-organic framework monoliths. Chemical Communications, 50(92), 14314-14316. doi:10.1039/c4cc06967f

DOI: 10.1039/c4cc06967f

2013

Silica SOS@HKUST-1 composite microspheres as easily packed stationary phases for fast separation (Journal article)

Ahmed, A., Forster, M., Clowes, R., Bradshaw, D., Myers, P., & Zhang, H. (2013). Silica SOS@HKUST-1 composite microspheres as easily packed stationary phases for fast separation. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY A, 1(10), 3276-3286. doi:10.1039/c2ta01125e

DOI: 10.1039/c2ta01125e