50. Directing intrinsic chirality in gold nanoclusters: preferential formation of stable enantiopure clusters in high yield and experimentally unvelling the “super” chirality of Au144

ACS Nano (2023)  accepted

49. Structural evolution after oxidative pretreatment and CO oxidation of Au nanoclusters with different ligand shell composition: a view on the Au core PCCP (2023)  25, 3622-3628

48. Doped metal clusters as bimetallic AuCo nanocatalysts: insights into structural dynamics and correlation with catalytic activity by in situ spectroscopy

Faraday Discussion (2023)  242, 94-105


47. Nanoalloy magnetic and optical properties, applications and structures: general discussion

Aikens, D.Alloyeau, V.Amendola, C.Amiens, P.Andreazza, J.M.Bakker, F.Baletto, S.Barcikowski, N.Barrabés, M.Bowker, F.Chen, I.T.Daniel, W.E.Ernst, F.Ferrando, P.Ferrari, A.Fortunelli, D.Grandjean, H.Guesmi, G.J.Hutchings, E.Janssens, R.M.Jones, J.M.Yacaman, C.Kuttner, M.J.Lopez, E.Marceau, M.M.Mariscal, J.McGrady, C.Mottet, J.Nelayah, C.J.Owen, M.Polak, J.Quinson, C.Roncaglia, R.Schäfer, R.Svensson, M.Treguer-Delapierre, Y.Zhang Faraday Discussions (2023) 2023,242, 389-417

46. Nanoalloy structures and catalysis part 1: general discussion

Faraday Discussions (2023) 242, 106-128

45. Chlorophyll-modified Au25(SR)18-functionalized TiO2 for photocatalytic degradation of rhodamine B



43.  Molybdenum sulfide embedded mesoporous N-Doped carbon as a noble metal-free highly selective catalyst for conversion of CO2
S.Sameer, G. Singh, J.Gahtori, R. Goyal, I.K.Ghosh, N. Barrabés, A.Bordoloi *
Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering (2022)  10, 108988

42.  Catalytic aldol condensation of bio-derived furanic aldehydes and acetone: challenges and opportunities
A.Tampieri, K. Föttinger,* N. Barrabés, F. Medina*
Applied Catalysis B: Environmental (2022)  319, 121889

41. Ligand Effect on the CO Oxidation Activity of CeO2 Supported Gold Nanocluster Catalysts
V.Truttmann, H. Drexler, M.Stöger-Pollach, T. Kawawaki, Y. Negishi, N. Barrabés*, G. Rupprechter
ChemCatChem (2022) 
14, e202200322

40. Gold nanoclusters supported on different materials as catalysts for the selective alkyne semihydrogenation
I.Lopez, V.Truttmann, N.Barrabés*, G.Rupprechter, F.Rey, J.Mengual, A.E.Palomares*
Catalysis Today (2022) 394-396, 34-40

39. AgAu nanoclusters supported on zeolites: Structural dynamics during CO oxidation
I.Lopez, V.Truttmann, C.García, C.W.Lopes, C.Rameshan,  M.Stoeger-Pollach, C.García,N.Barrabés*, G.Rupprechter, F.Rey, A.E.Palomares*
Catalysis Today (2022)  384, 166-176


38. Selective Ligand Exchange Synthesis of Au16(2-PET)14 from Au15(SG)13
 V.Truttmann, S.Pollitt, H.Drexler, S.P. Nandan, D.Eder, N.Barrabés*, G.Rupprechter
Journal of Chemical Physics (2021) 155(16) 161102


37. Dynamics of Pd Dopant Atoms inside Au Nanoclusters during Catalytic CO Oxidation
C.García¥, V.Truttmann¥, I.Lopez, T.Haunold, C.Marini, C.Rameshan, E.Pittenauer, P.Kregsamer, M.Stoeger-Pollach, N.Barrabés*, G.Rupprechter
The Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2020)  124, 43, 23626–23636

36. Determining and Controlling Cu-Substitution Sites in Thiolate-Protected Gold-Based 25-Atom Alloy Nanoclusters
S.Hossain, D.Daiki, T.Iwasa, R.Kaneko, T.Suzuki, S.Miyajima, Y.Iwamatsu, S.Pollitt, T.Kawawaki, N.Barrabés, G.Rupprechter, Y.Negishi*
The Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2020) 124, 40, 22304–22313
https:// 10.1021/acs.jpcc.0c06858

35. The Dynamic Structure of Au38(SR)24 Nanoclusters Supported on CeO2 upon Pretreatment and CO Oxidation
Stephan Pollitt, Vera Truttmann,Thomas Haunold, Clara Garcia, Wojciech Olszewski, Jordi Llorca,  Noelia Barrabés*,  Günther Rupprechter
ACS Catalysis (2020)  1011, 6144-6148

34. Ligand Engineering with Immobilized Nanoclusters on Surfaces: Ligand Exchange Reactions with Supported Au11(PPh3)7Br3
Vera Truttmann, Christopher Herzig, Ivonne Illes, Andreas Limbeck, Ernst Pittenauer, Michael Stöger-Pollach, Günther Allmaier, Thomas Bürgi, Noelia Barrabés*,  Günther Rupprechter
Nanoscale (2020) 12, 12809-12816
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33. Chemically Selective Imaging of Individual Bonds through Scanning Electron Energy-Loss Spectroscopy: Disulfide Bridges Linking Gold

Karolina Sokołowska,* Zhongyue Luan, Eero Hulkko, Christoph Rameshan, Noelia Barrabés, Vartkess A. Apkarian, and Tanja Lahtinen*
J. Phys. Chem. Lett. (2020), 11, 796−799 130, 105768

32. Evaluation of the Silver Species Nature in Ag-Zeolites by the CO Oxidation Reactions
I.Lopez, C.Garcia, V.Truttmann, S.Pollitt, N.Barrabés, G. Rupprechter, A.E. Palomares, F. Rey
Catalysis Today (2020) 345, 22-26


31. Ligand and support effects on the reactivity and stability of Au38(SR)24 catalysts in oxidation reactions. Bei Zhang, Annelies Sels, Giovanni Salassa, Clara García, Christoph Rameshan, Jordi Llorca, Klaudia Hradil , Günther Rupprechter, Noelia Barrabés* and Thomas Bürgi* Catalysis Communications (2019) 130, 105768 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.catcom.2019.105768

30. Support effect on the reactivity and stability of Au25(SR)18 and Au144(SR)60 nanoclusters in liquid phase cyclohexane oxidation.
C.García, S.Pollitt, M. van der Linden, V.Truttmann, Ch.Rameshan, Raffael Rameshan, E.Pittenauer, G.Allmaier, P. Kregsamer, M.Stöger-Pollach, N.Barrabés*, G.Rupprechter, 
Catalysis Today (2019)  336, 174-185


29. FRONT COVER: Ligand migration from cluster to support: A crucial factor for catalysis by thiolate‐protected gold clusters. 
B. Zhang,  A.Sels, G.Salassa, S. Pollitt, V.Truttmann, C. Rameshan, J.Llorca, W.Olszewski,  G. Rupprechter, T. Bürgi* and N. Barrabés*,
ChemCatChem (2018) 10, 5372-5376
DOI:10.1002/cctc.201801474 10.1002/cctc.201801717

28. On the mechanism rapid metal exchange between thiolate-protected gold and gold/silver clusters: a time-resolved in situ XAFS study
B. Zhang*,  O.V. Safonova, S. Pollitt, G. Salassa, A.Sels, R.Kazan, Y.Wang, G. Rupprechter, N. Barrabés*, and T. Bürgi
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics (2018) 20, 5312-5318 


27. Properties of Monolayer-Protected Cox(SC2H4Ph)m Nanoclusters
S. Pollitt, E. Pittenauer, C. Rameshan, T. Schachinger, O. V. Safonova, V. Truttmann, A. Bera, G. Allmaier, N. Barrabés*, and G. Rupprechter
Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2017) 121(20), 10948-10956 (invited paper)
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b12076

26. Structural Investigation of the Ligand Exchange Reaction with Rigid Dithiol on Doped (Pt, Pd) Au25Clusters
A.Sels, G. Salassa, S. Pollitt, C. Guglieri, G. Rupprechter, N. Barrabés*, T. Bürgi*
Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2017) 121(20), 10919-10926 (invited paper)
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b12066

25Novel visible-light-sensitized Chl-Mg/P25 catalysts for photocatalyticdegradation of rhodamine B
Phongamwong, W. Donphai, P. Prasitchoke, Ch. Rameshan, N. Barrabés, W. Klysubun, G. Rupprechter, M. Chareonpanich
Applied Catalysis B: Environmental (2017) 207, 326 – 334


24.Isolation of atomically precise mixed ligand shell PdAu24 clusters
Annelies Seels, Noelia Barrabés, Stefan Knoppe, Thomas Bürgi
Nanoscale (2016)8(21), 11130-11135
DOI: 10.1039/C6NR00931J

23.Characterization of Cu-Zn/core-shell Al-MCM-41 as a Catalyst for Reduction of NO: Effect of Zn Promoter
Thidarat, N. Yigit, P. Dittanet, N. Barrabés, K. Föttinger, G. Rupprechter, P. Kongkachuichay
Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research(2016) 55, 13050 – 13061
DOI: 10.1021/acs.iecr.6b03990


22.Pd2Au36(SR)24 cluster: structure studies
Bei Zhang, Sameh, Kaziz, Houhua Li, Dawid Wodka, Sami Malola, Olga Safonova, Maarten Nachtegaal, Clément Mazet, Igor Dolamic, Jordi Llorca, Elina Kalenius, Latévi Max Lawson Daku Hannu Hakkinen, Thomas Bürgi* and Noelia Barrabés*
Nanoscale (2015) 7(40),17012-17019
DOI: 10.1039/C5NR04324G

21.Modulation of active sites in supported Au38(SC2H4Ph)24 cluster catalysts: effect of atmosphere and support material
B.Zhang, H.Li, D.Wodka, S.Kaziz, M.González, C.Mazet, T.Bürgi*, N. Barrabés*
Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2015), 119(20), 1193-1199 (invited paper)
DOI: 10.1021/jp512022v

20.Characterization of Salophen Co(III) Acetate Ionophore for Nitrite Recognition
G.A. Crespo, M. G. Afshar, N. Barrabés, M.Pawlak, E.Bakker*
Electrochimica Acta (2015) 179, 16-23
DOI: 10.1021/jp512022v


19. Racemization of chiral Pd2Au36(SR)24: Doping increases the flexibility of cluster surface
Noelia Barrabes*, Bei Zhang, Thomas Bürgi* 
Journal of American Chemical Society (2014) 136(41), 14361-14364
DOI: 10.1021/ja507189v


18. Structure evolution of layered double hydroxides activated by ultrasound induced reconstruction
 M.G. Álvarez*, R. J. Chimentao, N.Barrabés, K.Föttinger, F.Gisper-Guirado, E.Klemeinov, D.Tichit, F.Medina
Applied Clay Science (2013)83-84, 1-11
DOI: 10.1021/ja507189v

17. PdCu alloy nanoparticles on alumina as selective catalysts for trichloroethylene hydrodechlorination to ethylene
B.T. Meshesha, N.Barrabés*, K.Föttinger*, J.Llorca, A.Dafinov, F.Medina, G.Rupprechter
Applied Catalysis A: General (2013) 453, 130-141
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apcata.2012.12.019


16. The oxidation state of copper in bimetallic (Pt-Cu,Pd-Cu) catalysts during water denitration
J.Sá*, N.Barrabés*, E.Kleymenov, C.Lin, K.Föttinger, O.V.Safonova, J.Szlachetko, J.A.Bokhoven, M.Nachtegaal, A.Urakawa, G.A.Crespo, G.Rupprecther
Catalysis Science & Technology (2012) 2, Issue 4, 794-799 (hot topic paper)
DOI: 10.1039/C2CY00461E

15. Gas-phase hydrodechlorination of trichloroethylene over Pd/NiMgAl catalyst
B.T.Meshesha, N.Barrabés, K.Föttinger*, J.Llorca, F.Medina, G.Rupprechter ,J.E.Sueiras
Applied Catalysis B: Environmental (2012) 117-118, 236-245
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apcatb.2012.01.018

14. Pt-Cu bimetallic catalysts obtained from layered double hydroxides by an anion-exchange route
N.Barrabés*, A. Frare, K. Föttinger, A. Urakawa, J.Llorca , G. Rupprecther, D. Tichit
Applied Clay Science (2012) 69, 1-10
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clay.2012.07.011


13. Nitrate removal from water, past, present and future perspectives
Noelia Barrabés, Jacinto Sá*
Applied Catalysis B: Environmental (2011) 104 (1-2), 1-5 (review paper)
DOI: DOI: j.apcatb.2011.03.011

12.Pt-MgZnCuAl hydrotalcite-derived catalyst in the reduction of nitrates using continuous and batch reactors
N.Barrabés*, M.A.Garrido, A.Frare, A.Monzón, D.Tichit
 Catalysis Today (2011) 175(1) 328-337 (invited paper)
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cattod.2011.03.063

11.Catalytic reduction of nitrates on Pt promoted Cu hydrotalcite-derived catalysts: Effect of the Pt-Cu alloy formation
A.Aristizábal, S. Contreras*, N. Barrabés, J. Llorca, D. Tichit,F. Medina
Applied Catalysis B: Environmental (2011) 110, 58-70
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apcatb.2011.08.024

10.Catalytic activity and characterization of Pt calcined CuZnAl hydrotalcites in nitrate reduction reaction
Aristizabal, M.Kolafa, S.Contreras*, M.Dominguez, J.Llorca, N.Barrabés, D. Tichit, F. Medina, J.E.Sueiras
Catalysis Today (2011) 175(1) 370-379
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cattod.2011.02.044


9.Pre-treatment effect on Pt/CeO2 catalyst in the selective hydrodechlorination of trichloroethylene
N.Barrabés*, K.Föttinger, J.Llorca, A. Dafinov, F.Medina, J.Sá, C.Hardacre, G.Rupprechter
Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2010) 114, 17675-17682
DOI: 10.1021/jp1048748

8.Catalytic reduction of nitrates using Pt/CeO2 catalysts in a continuous reactor
N.Barrabés*, A. Dafinov, F.Medina, J.E.Sueiras
Catalysis Today (2010) Vol. 149, Iss. 3-4, 341-347(invited paper)
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cattod.2009.05.029

7.Pt/CuZnAl mixed oxides for the catalytic reduction of nitrates in water: Study of the incidence of the Cu/Zn atomic ratio
Aristizábal, N. Barrabés, S. Contreras*, M. Kolafa, D. Tichit, F. Medina, J. Sueiras
Physics Procedia (2010) Volume 8 Pages 44-48

6.Crystallite growth kinetics of highly pure nanocrystalline tin dioxide: the effect of palladium doping
G.Pavelko*, A.A.Vasiliev, F.Gispert-Guirado, N.Barrabés, J.Llorca, E.LLobet, V.G.Sevastyanov
Materials Chemistry and Physics (2010) Vol. 121, Iss. 1-2, 267-273


5.Hydrodechlorination of trichloroethylene on noble metal promoted Cu-hydrotalcite-derived catalysts
 N.Barrabés, D. Cornado, K.Föttinger*, A. Dafinov, J.Llorca, F.Medina,G. Rupprechter
Journal of Catalysis (2009) Vol. 263, Iss. 2, 239-246
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcat.2009.02.015

4.Study of Pt-CeO2 interaction and the effect in the selective hydrodechlorination of trichloroethylene
N.Barrabés, K.Föttinger, A. Dafinov, J.Llorca, F.Medina*, G. Rupprechter
 Applied Catalysis B: Environmental (2009) Vol. 87, Iss. 1-2, 84-91
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apcatb.2008.08.018

3.Comparative study of nancrystalline SnO2 materials for gas sensor application: Thermal stability and catalytic activity
G.Pavelko*, A.A.Vasiliev, E.Llobet, X. Vilanova, N. Barrabés, F. Medina, V.G. Sevastyanov
Sensors and actuators B: Chemical (2009)Vol. 137, Iss.2, 637-643
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.snb.2008.12.025


2.Synthesis, characterization and catalytic activity of metal nanoparticles in the selective oxidation of olefins in the gas phase
R.J. Chimentao, N. Barrabés, F. Medina*, J.L.G. Fierro, J.E. Sueiras, Y. Cesteros, P. Salagre
Journal of Experimental Nanoscience (2006) Vol. 1, 399-418
DOI: 10.1080/17458080601024196

1.Catalytic reduction of nitrate on Pt-Cu and Pd-Cu/AC using a continuous reactor. Effect of copper nanoparticles
N.Barrabés, J. Just, A. Dafinov, F. Medina*, J.E. Sueiras, Y. Cesteros, P. Salagre
Applied Catalysis B: Environmental (2006) Vol.62, Iss. 1-2, 77-85 (in the top-20 of the year)
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apcatb.2005.06.015