Dario Stacchiola

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Chemistry
  • Postdoctoral, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Chemistry Department, New York
  • Postdoctoral, Fritz Haber Institute, Max Plank Society, Berlin, Germany
  • PhD, Physical Chemistry, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Research Interests

  • Understanding the elemental chemical processes on simple model surfaces under pristine conditions
  • Synthesis of metal and oxide nanoparticles deposited on novel film oxides, and their multi-technique characterization by photoelectron and infrared spectroscopies and scanning probe microscopy, in combination with theoretical models

Recent Publications

  • “The Role of Ceria in Oxidative Dehydrogenation on Supported Vanadia Catalysts” MV Ganduglia-Pirovano, C Popa, J Sauer, H Abbott, A Uhl, M Baron, D Stacchiola, O Bondarchuk, S Shaikhutdinov, HJ Freund, J. Am. Chem. Soc. In press. Read More
  • “One-dimensional supramolecular surface structures: 1,4- diisocyanobenzene on Au(111) surfaces”, JA Boscoboinik, FC Calaza, Z Habeeb, DW Bennett, DJ Stacchiola, MA Purino, WT Tysoe, ACS Nano. In press.
  • “Coverage Effects on the Palladium-catalyzed Synthesis of Vinyl Acetate: Comparison Between Theory and Experiment”, F Calaza, D Stacchiola, M Neurock, WT Tysoe, J. Am. Chem. Soc. In press. Read More
  • “Gold, Copper, and Platinum Nanoparticles Dispersed on CeOx/TiO2(110) Surfaces: High Water-Gas Shift Activity and the Nature of the Mixed-Metal Oxide at the Nanometer Level”, JB Park, J Graciani, J Evans, D Stacchiola, SD Senanayake, L Barrio, P Liu, JF. Sanz, J Hrbek, JA Rodriguez, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 132, 356–363. 2010. Read More
  • “Water-Gas Shift Reaction on a Highly Active Inverse CeOx/Cu(111) Catalyst: Unique Role of Ceria Nanoparticles”, JA Rodriguez, J Graciani, J Evans, JB Park, F Yang, D Stacchiola, SD Senanayake, S Ma, M Perez, P Liu, JF Sanz, J Hrbek, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed 48, 8047 – 8050. 2009. Read More
  • “Interaction of CO with OH on Au(111): HCOO, CO3 and HOCO as Key Intermediates in the Water-Gas Shift Reaction”, S Senanayake, D Stacchiola, P Liu, CB Mullins, J Hrbek, J Rodriguez J. Phys. Chem. C 113, 19536–19544. 2009.Read More
  • “Resolving the Atomic Structure of Vanadia Monolayer Catalysts: Monomers, Trimers and Oligomers on Ceria”, M Baron, H Abbott, O Bondarchuk, D Stacchiola, A Uhl, S Shaikhutdinov,HJ Freund, C Popa, MV Ganduglia-Pirovano, J Sauer, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed 48, 8006 - 8009. 2009. Read More