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Dr. Michelle Browne
Research Fellow, CRANN
Research Fellow, Chemistry

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Browne, M.P. and Dodwell, J. and Novotny, F. and JaÅ kaniec, S. and Shearing, P.R. and Nicolosi, V. and Brett, D.J.L. and Pumera, M., Oxygen evolution catalysts under proton exchange membrane conditions in a conventional three electrode cellvs.electrolyser device: a comparison study and a 3D-printed electrolyser for academic labs, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 9, (14), 2021, p9113-9123 Journal Article, 2021 DOI TARA - Full Text

Ying, Y. and Browne, M.P. and Pumera, M., Metal-organic-frameworks on 3D-printed electrodes: In situ electrochemical transformation towards the oxygen evolution reaction, Sustainable Energy and Fuels, 4, (7), 2020, p3732-3738 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Browne, M.P. and Redondo, E. and Pumera, M., 3D Printing for Electrochemical Energy Applications, Chemical Reviews, 120, (5), 2020, p2783-2810 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Nolan, H. and Browne, M.P., Hydrogen energy currency: Beyond state-of-the-art transition metal oxides for oxygen electrocatalysis, Current Opinion in Electrochemistry, 21, 2020, p55-61 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Browne, M.P. and Urbanova, V. and Plutnar, J. and NovotnÜ, F. and Pumera, M., Inherent impurities in 3D-printed electrodes are responsible for catalysis towards water splitting, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 8, (3), 2020, p1120-1126 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Mc Manus, J.B. and Horvath, D.V. and Browne, M.P. and Cullen, C.P. and Cunningham, G. and Hallam, T. and Zhussupbekov, K. and Mullarkey, D. and Coileáin, C.O. and Shvets, I.V. and Pumera, M. and Duesberg, G.S. and McEvoy, N., Low-temperature synthesis and electrocatalytic application of large-area PtTe2thin films, Nanotechnology, 31, (37), 2020 Journal Article, 2020 TARA - Full Text DOI

Browne, M.P. and NovotnÜ, F. and Manzanares Palenzuela, C.L. and Šturala, J. and Sofer, Z. and Pumera, M., 2H and 2H/1T-Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Films Prepared via Powderless Gas Deposition for the Hydrogen Evolution Reaction, ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering, 7, (19), 2019, p16440-16449 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Browne, M.P. and Sofer, Z. and Pumera, M., Layered and two dimensional metal oxides for electrochemical energy conversion, Energy and Environmental Science, 12, (1), 2019, p41-58 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Browne, M.P. and Pumera, M., Impurities in graphene/PLA 3D-printing filaments dramatically influence the electrochemical properties of the devices, Chemical Communications, 55, (58), 2019, p8374-8377 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Villa, K. and NovotnÜ, F. and Zelenka, J. and Browne, M.P. and Ruml, T. and Pumera, M., Visible-Light-Driven Single-Component BiVO4 Micromotors with the Autonomous Ability for Capturing Microorganisms, ACS Nano, 13, (7), 2019, p8135-8145 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Browne, M.P. and NovotnÜ, F. and Bousa, D. and Sofer, Z. and Pumera, M., Flexible Pt/Graphene Foil Containing only 6.6 wt % of Pt has a Comparable Hydrogen Evolution Reaction Performance to Platinum Metal, ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering, 7, (13), 2019, p11721-11727 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Browne, M.P. and Plutnar, J. and Pourrahimi, A.M. and Sofer, Z. and Pumera, M., Atomic Layer Deposition as a General Method Turns any 3D-Printed Electrode into a Desired Catalyst: Case Study in Photoelectrochemisty, Advanced Energy Materials, 9, (26), 2019 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Gusmão, R. and Browne, M.P. and Sofer, Z. and Pumera, M., The capacitance and electron transfer of 3D-printed graphene electrodes are dramatically influenced by the type of solvent used for pre-treatment, Electrochemistry Communications, 102, 2019, p83-88 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Michelle P.Browne, Carlota Domínguez, Paula E.Colavita, Emerging trends in metal oxide electrocatalysis: Bifunctional oxygen catalysis, synergies and new insights from in situ studies, Current Opinion in Electrochemistry, 8, 2018, p208-215 Journal Article, 2018 DOI TARA - Full Text

Browne, M.P. and Mills, A., Determining the importance of the electrode support and fabrication method during the initial screening process of an active catalyst for the oxygen evolution reaction, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 6, (29), 2018, p14162-14169 Journal Article, 2018 DOI

Browne, M.P. and NovotnÜ, F. and Sofer, Z. and Pumera, M., 3D Printed Graphene Electrodes' Electrochemical Activation, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 10, (46), 2018, p40294-40301 Journal Article, 2018 DOI

Myles, A., Haberlin, D., Esteban-Tejeda, L., (...), Scanlan, E.M., Colavita, P.E., Bioinspired Aryldiazonium Carbohydrate Coatings: Reduced Adhesion of Foulants at Polymer and Stainless Steel Surfaces in a Marine Environment , ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering, 6, (1), 2018, p1141-1151 Journal Article, 2018 TARA - Full Text DOI

Carlota Domínguez, Kevin M. Metz, Md. Khairul Hoque, Michelle P. Browne, Leticia Esteban-Tejeda, Corbin K. Livingston, Suoyuan Lian, Tatiana S. Perova, Paula E. Colavita, Continuos flow synthesis of Pt nanoparticles in porous carbon as durable and methanol-tolerant electrocatalysts for oxygen reduction reaction , ChemElectroChem, 5, (1), 2018, p62 - 70 Journal Article, 2018 TARA - Full Text DOI

Browne, M.P. and O'Rourke, C. and Wells, N. and Mills, A., Adams Method Prepared Metal Oxide Catalysts for Solar-Driven Water Splitting, ChemPhotoChem, 2, (3), 2018, p293-299 Journal Article, 2018 DOI

JaÅ kaniec, S. and Hobbs, C. and Seral-Ascaso, A. and Coelho, J. and Browne, M.P. and Tyndall, D. and Sasaki, T. and Nicolosi, V., Low-temperature synthesis and investigation into the formation mechanism of high quality Ni-Fe layered double hydroxides hexagonal platelets, Scientific Reports, 8, (1), 2018 Journal Article, 2018 TARA - Full Text DOI

Suoyuan Lian, Michelle P. Browne, Carlota Domínguez, Serban N. Stamatin, Hugo Nolan, Georg S. Duesberg, Michael E. G. Lyons, Emiliano Fonda, Paula E. Colavita, Template-free synthesis of mesoporous manganese oxides with catalytic activity in the oxygen evolution reaction, Sustainable Energy Fuels, 1, 2017, p780- Journal Article, 2017 TARA - Full Text DOI

M.P. Browne, J.M. Vasconcelos, M. O'Brien, A.A. Rovetta, E.K. McCarthy, G.S. Duesberg, P.E. Colavita, M.E.G. Lyons, Improving the performance of porous nickel foam for water oxidation using hydrothermally prepared metal oxides., Sustainable Energy & Fuels, (1), 2017, p207 - 216 Journal Article, 2017 DOI

Browne, M.P. and O'Rourke, C. and Mills, A., A mechanical, high surface area and solvent-free â€~powder-to-electrode†fabrication method for screening OER catalysts, Electrochemistry Communications, 85, 2017, p1-5 Journal Article, 2017 DOI

N Willis-Fox, A. Gutacker, M.P. Browne, A.R. Khan, M.E.G.Lyons, U. Scherf, R.C. Evans, Selective recohnition of biologically important anions using a diblock polyfluorene-polythiophene conjugated polyelectrolyte, Polymer Chemistry, 8, 2017, p7151 - 7159 Journal Article, 2017 DOI TARA - Full Text

M.E.G. Lyons, R.L. Doyle, M.P. Browne, I.J. Godwin, A.A.S. Rovetta, Recent developments in electrochemical water oxidation, Current opinion in Electrochemistry, 1, 2017, p40 - 45 Review Article, 2017

AAS Rovetta, MP Browne, A. Harvey, IJ Godwin, J.N. Coleman, M.E.G. Lyons, Cobalt hydroxide nanoflakes and their application as supercapacitors and oxygen evolution catalysts., Nanotechnology, 28, 2017, p375401 (12 pp) Journal Article, 2017 DOI

Ganapathi Emandi, Michelle P Browne, Michael E.G. Lyons, Caroline Prior, Mathias O Senge, Triptycene scaffolds: Synthesis and properties of triptycene-derived Schiff base compounds for the selective and sensitive detection of CN- and Cu2+, Tetrahedron, 73, 2017, p2956 - 2965 Journal Article, 2017

S. Nuzzo, M. P. Browne, B. Twamley, M. E. G. Lyons and R. J. Baker, A structural and spectroscopic study of the first uranyl selenocyanate, [Et4N]3[UO2(NCSe)5], Inorganics, 4, 2016, p4 - 8 Journal Article, 2016 TARA - Full Text URL DOI

Browne, Michelle P., Nolan, Hugo, Duesberg, Georg S., Colavita, Paula E., Lyons, Michael E. G., Low-Overpotential High-Activity Mixed Manganese and Ruthenium Oxide Electrocatalysts for Oxygen Evolution Reaction in Alkaline Media, Acs Catalysis, 6, (4), 2016, p2408-2415 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

Michelle P. Browne, H. Nolan, Brendan Twamley, Georg S. Duesberg, Paula E. Colavita, Michael E.G. Lyons, Thermally prepared Mn2O3 /RuO2/Ru thin films as highly active catalysts for the Oxygen Evolution Reaction in Alkaline Media, ChemElectroChem, 3, (11), 2016, p1847 - 1855 Journal Article, 2016 URL

Michelle P. Browne, Hugo Nolan, Nina C. Berner, Georg S. Duesberg, Michael E.G. Lyons, Electrochromic nickel oxide films for smart window applications, International Journal of Electrochemical Science, 11, 2016, p6636 - 6647 Journal Article, 2016 TARA - Full Text URL

Browne, Michelle P., Stafford, Shelley, O'Brien, Maria, Nolan, Hugo, Berner, Nina C., Duesberg, Georg S., Colavita, Paula E., Lyons, Michael E. G., The goldilocks electrolyte: examining the performance of iron/nickel oxide thin films as catalysts for electrochemical water splitting in various aqueous NaOH solutions, Journal of Materials Chemistry a, 4, (29), 2016, p11397-11407 Journal Article, 2016 DOI TARA - Full Text

Michael E.G. Lyons, Richard L Doyle, Damaris Fernandez, Ian J Godwin, Michelle P. Browne, Aurelie Rovetta, The mechanism and kinetics of electrochemical water oxidation at oxidized metal and metal oxide electrodes. Part 2. The surfaquo group mechanism: A Mini Review., Electrochemistry Communications, 45, 2014, p56 - 59 Journal Article, 2014 DOI

Michael E.G. Lyons, Richard L Doyle, Damaris Fernandez, Ian J Godwin, Michelle P Browne, Aurelie Rovetta, The mechanism and kinetics of electrochemical water oxidation at oxidized metal and metal oxide electrodes. Part 1. General considerations: A Mini Review., Electrochemistry Communications, 45, 2014, p60 - 62 Journal Article, 2014 DOI

Michelle P Browne, Ronan J Cullen, Richard L. Doyle, Paula E. Colavita and Michael E.G. Lyons, The oxygen evolution reaction at Manganese Oxide films in base: Kinetics and Mechanism, ECS Transactions, 223rd ECS Meeting, Toronto ON Canada, May 12-16 2013, 53, (29), Electrochemical Society, 2013, pp59 - 77 Conference Paper, 2013 TARA - Full Text URL