Chapter 6. Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Catalytic Oxide Materials

  1. Prof. S. David Jackson and
  2. Dr. Justin S. J. Hargreaves
  1. Detre Teschner,
  2. Elaine M. Vass and
  3. Robert Schlögl

Published Online: 26 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527626113.ch6

Metal Oxide Catalysis

Metal Oxide Catalysis

How to Cite

Teschner, D., Vass, E. M. and Schlögl, R. (2008) Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Catalytic Oxide Materials, in Metal Oxide Catalysis (eds S. D. Jackson and J. S. J. Hargreaves), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527626113.ch6

Editor Information

  1. University of Glasgow, Department of Chemistry, WestCHEM, Joseph Black Building, Glasgow, G12 8QQ, United Kingdom

Author Information

  1. Fritz-Haber-Institut der, Max-Plank-Gesellschaft, Department of Inorganic Chemistry, Faradayweg 4–6, 14195 Berlin, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 15 OCT 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527318155

Online ISBN: 9783527626113



  • surface-sensitive techniques;
  • X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy;
  • dehydrogenation;
  • oxidation;
  • vanadium oxide catalysts


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • XPS as a Surface-Sensitive Technique

  • Case Studies

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgments

  • References