Dr.  Florian Maurer Florian Maurer

Dr. Florian Maurer

  • Engesserstraße 15
    76131 Karlsruhe

Research Interests

  • Operando investigation and testing of catalytic materials
  • Characterization techniques using Synchrotron radiation
  • Noble metal-based solutions for reduction of local and global emissions
  • Dynamics in chemical reactors, processes, and heterogeneous catalysts

 

Work History

Since 01/2021

Coordinator of the collaboration research center TrackAct (https://www.trackact.kit.edu/)

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Institute for Chemical Technology and Polymer Chemistry (ITCP)

03/2019-04/2019

Visiting Researcher

University Claude Bernard Lyon 1, France, Institut de recherches sur la catalyse et l’environment de Lyon (IRCELYON, Villeurbanne)

11/2016-01/2021

Junior Scientist

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Institute for Chemical Technology and Polymer Chemistry (ITCP)

 

Education

03/2017-01/2021

Dr. rer. nat.

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

PhD Thesis: Exhaust gas aftertreatment of lean-burn engines: Importance and elucidation of the noble metal-support interaction by operando spectroscopy

10/2014-09/2016

M.Sc. Chemistry

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

Master's Thesis: Preparation and Investigation of Noble Metal Catalysts for the Water-Gas Shift Reaction Synthesized by Single and Double Flame Spray Pyrolysis

10/2011-09/2014

B.Sc. Chemistry

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

Bachelor's Thesis: CID in der Ionenfalle: Energiekalibrierung mit "Thermometerionen"

 

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Publications


Opportunities and limitations of metal additive manufacturing of structured catalytic converters
Mehdipour, F.; Delrieux, T.; Maurer, F.; Grunwaldt, J.-D.; Klahn, C.; Dittmeyer, R.
2024. Catalysis Communications, 106873. doi:10.1016/j.catcom.2024.106873
Identifying the Structure of Supported Metal Catalysts Using Vibrational Fingerprints from Ab Initio Nanoscale Models
Salcedo, A.; Zengel, D.; Maurer, F.; Casapu, M.; Grunwaldt, J.-D.; Michel, C.; Loffreda, D.
2023. Small. doi:10.1002/smll.202300945
Design of Single-Atom Catalysts and Tracking Their Fate Using Operando and Advanced X-ray Spectroscopic Tools
Sarma, B. B.; Maurer, F.; Doronkin, D. E.; Grunwaldt, J.-D.
2023. Chemical Reviews, 123 (1), 379–444. doi:10.1021/acs.chemrev.2c00495
Dynamic Structural Evolution of Ceria-Supported Pt Particles: A Thorough Spectroscopic Study
Wang, J.; Sauter, E.; Nefedov, A.; Heißler, S.; Maurer, F.; Casapu, M.; Grunwaldt, J.-D.; Wang, Y.; Wöll, C.
2022. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 126 (21), 9051–9058. doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc.2c02420
Surface Noble Metal Concentration on Ceria as a Key Descriptor for Efficient Catalytic CO Oxidation
Maurer, F.; Beck, A.; Jelic, J.; Wang, W.; Mangold, S.; Stehle, M.; Wang, D.; Dolcet, P.; Gänzler, A. M.; Kübel, C.; Studt, F.; Casapu, M.; Grunwaldt, J.-D.
2022. ACS catalysis, 12, 2473–2486. doi:10.1021/acscatal.1c04565
Insights into the Structural Dynamics of Pt/CeO Single-Site Catalysts during CO Oxidation
Dolcet, P.; Maurer, F.; Casapu, M.; Grunwaldt, J.-D.
2021. Catalysts, 11 (5), Art.-Nr. 617. doi:10.3390/catal11050617
Spatiotemporal Investigation of the Temperature and Structure of a Pt/CeO₂ Oxidation Catalyst for CO and Hydrocarbon Oxidation during Pulse Activation
Maurer, F.; Gänzler, A.; Lott, P.; Betz, B.; Votsmeier, M.; Loridant, S.; Vernoux, P.; Murzin, V.; Bornmann, B.; Frahm, R.; Deutschmann, O.; Casapu, M.; Grunwaldt, J.-D.
2021. Industrial & engineering chemistry research, 60 (18), 6662–6675. doi:10.1021/acs.iecr.0c05798
Tracking the formation, fate and consequence for catalytic activity of Pt single sites on CeO2
Maurer, F.; Jelic, J.; Wang, J.; Gänzler, A.; Dolcet, P.; Wöll, C.; Wang, Y.; Studt, F.; Casapu, M.; Grunwaldt, J.-D.
2020. Nature catalysis, 3, 824–833. doi:10.1038/s41929-020-00508-7
Exploiting the dynamic properties of Pt on ceria for low-temperature CO oxidation
Ferré, G.; Aouine, M.; Bosselet, F.; Burel, L.; Cadete Santos Aires, F. J.; Geantet, C.; Ntais, S.; Maurer, F.; Casapu, M.; Grunwaldt, J.-D.; Epicier, T.; Loridant, S.; Vernoux, P.
2020. Catalysis science & technology, 10 (12), 3904–3917. doi:10.1039/d0cy00732c
Unravelling the Different Reaction Pathways for Low Temperature CO Oxidation on Pt/CeO2 and Pt/Al2O3 by Spatially Resolved Structure–Activity Correlations
Gänzler, A. M.; Casapu, M.; Doronkin, D. E.; Maurer, F.; Lott, P.; Glatzel, P.; Votsmeier, M.; Deutschmann, O.; Grunwaldt, J.-D.
2019. The journal of physical chemistry letters, 10 (24), 7698–7705. doi:10.1021/acs.jpclett.9b02768
Tuning the Pt/CeO Interface by in Situ Variation of the Pt Particle Size
Gänzler, A. M.; Casapu, M.; Maurer, F.; Störmer, H.; Gerthsen, D.; Ferré, G.; Vernoux, P.; Bornmann, B.; Frahm, R.; Murzin, V.; Nachtegaal, M.; Votsmeier, M.; Grunwaldt, J.-D.
2018. ACS catalysis, 8 (6), 4800–4811. doi:10.1021/acscatal.8b00330