Dr. Raimund Horn

Raimund Horn was a Principal Investigator and Junior Scientist in Prof. Schlögl's group. He has accepted an appointment at the Hamburg University of Technology [Technische Universität Hamburg-Harburg (TUHH)]. Raimund Horn succeeds Prof. Frerich Keil at the Institute of Chemical Reaction Engineering of TUHH on 1 July 2013. Being involved in BasCat, Raimund Horn will still be connected to UniCat.

Relevant News

Freitag, 30. Juni 2017

The students from my BIG-NSE year still meet once a week, and we regularly discuss our work

To mark the 10-year anniversary of BIG-NSE, UniCat asks current members of the graduate school about their experiences and impressions

Dienstag, 23. Februar 2016

Award-winning Lecture at Conference in Salt Lake City

Gregor Wehinger, research associate of the UniCat group of Prof. Matthias Kraume, has been honored with an award for his lecture on dry reforming of methane in fixed-bed reactors at the annual conference of the “American Institute of Chemical Engineers” (Amehr

Freitag, 25. April 2014

Methane Activation on Magnesium Oxide Surfaces

Communication in Angewandte Chemie provides evidence that Lunsford mechanism for the oxidative coupling of methane needs revisionmehr

Donnerstag, 12. Mai 2011

Hanns Hofmann Award 2011 for Dr. Raimund Horn

The Hanns-Hofmann-Preis 2011 of the reaction engineering section of the German Catalysis Societey (GeCats) was given to Dr. Raimund Horn on 44th Annual Meeting of German Catalysis Researcher in Weimar. Raimund Horn is Junior Research mehr

Research interests

Methane oxidation on noble metals, methane and ethane oxidation on transition metal oxides, micro-macro kinetic, gel combustion

Research Fields in UniCat

2012-2013: Research Field D1 and Research Field D2

2008-2011: A1, C3

Selection of research projects

  • Methane oxidation on noble metals
  • Methane and ethane oxidation on transition metal oxides

UniCat publications

1954 Investigating dry reforming of methane with spatial reactor profiles and particle-resolved CFD simulations G. D. Wehinger, M. Kraume, V. Berg, O. Korup, K. Mette, R. Schlögl, M. Behrens, R. Horn AIChE Journal 2016, 62, 4436–4452, 10.1002/aic.15520

1850 Effect of the catalyst pore structure on fixed-bed reactor performance of partial oxidation of n-butane: A simulation study Y. Dong, F. J. Keil, O. Korup, F. Rosowski, R. Horn Chemical Engineering Science 2016, 142, 299–309, 10.1016/j.ces.2015.12.004

1437 Sites for Methane Activation on Lithium-Doped Magnesium Oxide Surfaces K. Kwapien, J. Paier, J. Sauer, M. Geske, U. Zavyalova, R. Horn, P. Schwach, A. Trunschke, R. Schlögl Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2014, 53, 8774–8778, 10.1002/anie.201310632

945 Radical detection in harsh environments by means of laserinduced fluorescence using a single bidirectional optical fiber H. Schwarz, R. Schlögl, R. Horn Applied Physics B 2012, 109, 19–26, 10.1007/s00340-012-5172-9

944 Resolving kinetics and dynamics of a catalytic reaction inside a fixed bed reactor by combined kinetic and spectroscopic profiling M. Geske, O. Korup, R. Horn Catalysis Science and Technology 2013, 3, 169–175, 10.1039/c2cy20489d

943 Catalytic partial oxidation of methane on platinum investigated by spatial reactor profiles, spatially resolved spectroscopy, and microkinetic modeling O. Korup, C. F. Goldsmith, G. Weinberg, M. Geske, T. Kandemir, R. Schlögl, R. Horn Journal of Catalysis 2013, 297, 1–16, 10.1016/j.jcat.2012.08.022

698 Temperature-dependent morphology, magnetic and optical properties of Li-doped MgO P. Myrach, N. Nilius, S. V. Levchenko, A. Gonchar, T. Risse, K. P. Dinse, L. A. Boatner, W. Frandsen, R. Horn, H. J. Freund, R. Schlögl, M. Scheffler ChemCatChem 2010, 2, 854–862, 10.1002/cctc.201000083

664 A Critical Assessment of Li/MgO-Based Catalysts for the Oxidative Coupling of Methane. S. Arndt, G. Laugel, S. Levchenko, R. Horn, M. Baerns, M. Scheffler, R. Schlögl, R. Schomäcker Catalysis Reviews-Science and Engineering 2011, 53, 424–514, 10.1080/01614940.2011.613330

621 Lithium as Modifier for Morphology and Defect Structure of Porous Magnesium Oxide Materials Prepared by Gel Combustion Synthesis U. Zavyalova, G. Weinberg, W. Frandsen, F. Girgsdies, T. Risse, K. P. Dinse, R. Schlögl, R. Horn ChemCatChem 2011, 3, 1179–1788, 10.1002/cctc.201100146

605 Measurement and Analysis of Spatial Reactor Profiles in High Temperature Catalysis Research O. Korup, S. Mavlyankariev, M. Geske, C. F. Goldsmith, R. Horn Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification 2011, 50, 998–1009, 10.1016/j.cep.2011.05.024

604 Carbon Formation in Catalytic Partial Oxidation of Methane on Platinum: Model Studies on a Polycrystalline Pt Foil O. Korup, R. Schlögl, R. Horn Catalysis Today 2011, 10.1016/j.cattod.2011.04.051

503 Morphology and Microstructure of Li/MgO Catalysts for the Oxidative Coupling of Methane U. Zavyalova, M. Geske, R. Horn, G. Weinberg, W. Frandsen, M. Schuster, R. Schlögl ChemCatChem 2010, 2, 1–12, 10.1002/cctc.201000098

502 Reactor for In Situ Measurements of Spatially Resolved Kinetic Data in Heterogeneous Catalysis R. Horn, O. Korup, M. Geske, U. Zavyalova, I. Oprea, R. Schlögl Review of Scientific Instruments 2010, 81, 64102–64102, 10.1063/1.3428727

321 Microwave-Assisted Self-Propagating Combustion Synthesis for Uniform Deposition of Metal Nanoparticles on Ceramic Monoliths U. Zavyalova, F. Girgsdies, O. Korup, R. Horn, R. Schlögl Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2009, 113, 17493–17501, 10.1021/jp905692g


In-Situ Measurements of Spatially Resolved Spectroscopic Data within a Reactor Chamber of a Reactor, R. Horn, filed on 12/15/2009, published on 6/23/2011 PCT/EP2009/008973

Dr. Raimund Horn

Raimund Horn
Former address:
Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft
Faradayweg 4-6
Berlin , 14195