Prof. Dr. Marek Sierka

Marek Sierka is a former junior scientist in Prof. Sauer's group. On 1 January 2012 Marek Sierka started as professor for Computational Materials Science at the Institute of Materials Science and Technology at the Faculty for Physics and Astronomy at Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena.

Research interests

Density funtional theory methods for extended (periodic) systems, global and local optimization algorithms for gas-phase clusters and surfaces, heterogeneous and homogeneous catalysis

Research Fields in UniCat

2011: Research Field D1
2007-2011: A1

Relevant News

Freitag, 04. November 2011

Marek Sierka becomes professor at Jena University

Dr. Marek Sierka has accepted an appointment at Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena. He will start as a professor for Computational Materials Science on January 01, 2012 at Institute of Materials Science and Technology at the Faculty fomehr


UniCat publications

2458 A Silica Bilayer Supported on Ru(0001): Following the Crystalline‐to Vitreous Transformation in Real Time with Spectro‐microscopy H. W. Klemm, M. J. Prieto, F. Xiong, G. B. Hassine, M. Heyde, D. Menzel, M. Sierka, T. Schmidt, H. Freund Angewandte Chemie 2020, 132, 10674–10680, 10.1002/ange.202002514

2457 A Silica Bilayer Supported on Ru(0001): Following the Crystalline‐to Vitreous Transformation in Real Time with Spectro‐microscopy H. W. Klemm, M. J. Prieto, F. Xiong, G. B. Hassine, M. Heyde, D. Menzel, M. Sierka, T. Schmidt, H. Freund Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2020, 59, 10587–10593, 10.1002/anie.202002514

1428 Nature of active sites in Ni2P hydrotreating catalysts as probed by iron substitution H. Zhao, S. T. Oyama, H. J. Freund, R. Włodarczyk, M. Sierka Applied Catalysis B: Environmental 2015, 164, 204–216, 10.1016/j.apcatb.2014.09.010

1348 Similarity recognition of molecular structures by optimal atomic matching and rotational superposition B. Helmich, M. Sierka Journal of Computational Chemistry Journal of Computational Chemistry 2012, 33, 134–140, 10.1002/jcc.21925

1347 Die atomare Struktur eines metallgestützten glasartigen dünnen Silikafilms L. Lichtenstein, C. Büchner, B. Yang, S. Shaikhutdinov, M. Heyde, M. Sierka, R. Włodarczyk, J. Sauer, H. J. Freund Angewandte Chemie 2012, 124, 416–420, 10.1002/ange.201107097

1346 The Atomic Structure of a Metal-Supported Vitreous Thin Silica Film L. Lichtenstein, C. Büchner, B. Yang, S. Shaikhutdinov, M. Heyde, M. Sierka, R. Włodarczyk, J. Sauer, H. J. Freund Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2012, 51, 404–407, 10.1002/anie.201107097

1345 Modellierung von Zeolithen durch zweidimensionale Aluminosilicatfilme auf Metallunterlagen J. A. Boscoboinik, X. Yu, B. Yang, F. D. Fischer, R. Włodarczyk, M. Sierka, S. Shaikhutdinov, J. Sauer, H. J. Freund Angewandte Chemie 2012, 124, 6107–6111, 10.1002/ange.201201319

1344 Modeling Zeolites with Metal-Supported Two-Dimensional Aluminosilicate Films J. A. Boscoboinik, X. Yu, B. Yang, F. D. Fischer, R. Włodarczyk, M. Sierka, S. Shaikhutdinov, J. Sauer, H. J. Freund Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2012, 51, 6005–6008, 10.1002/anie.201201319

1343 Thin silica films on Ru(0001): monolayer, bilayer and three-dimensional networks of [SiO4] tetrahedra B. Yang, W. E. Kaden, X. Yu, J. A. Boscoboinik, Y. Martynova, L. Lichtenstein, M. Heyde, M. Sterrer, R. Włodarczyk, M. Sierka, J. Sauer, S. Shaikhutdinov, H. J. Freund Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 2012, 14, 11344– 10.1039/C2CP41355H

1033 Tuning the electronic structure of ultrathin crystalline silica films on Ru(0001) R. Włodarczyk, M. Sierka, J. Sauer, D. Löffler, J. J. Uhlrich, X. Yu, B. Yang, I. M. N. Groot, S. Shaikhutdinov, H. J. Freund Physical Review B 2012, 85, 10.1103/PhysRevB.85.085403

842 Structure determination of neutral MgO clusters—hexagonal nanotubes and cages M. Haertelt, A. Fielicke, G. Meijer, K. Kwapien, M. Sierka, J. Sauer Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 2012, 14, 2849– 10.1039/C2CP23432G

622 Structures of the Ordered Water Monolayer on MgO(001) R. Włodarczyk, M. Sierka, K. Kwapień, J. Sauer, E. Carrasco, A. Aumer, J. F. Gomes, M. Sterrer, H. J. Freund The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2011, 115, 6764–6774, 10.1021/jp200112c

466 Thickness-Dependent Hydroxylation of MgO(001) Thin Films E. Carrasco, M. A. Brown, M. Sterrer, H. J. Freund, K. Kwapien, M. Sierka, J. Sauer The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2010, 114, 18207–18214, 10.1021/jp105294e

465 Reactions of H2, CH4, C2H6, and C3H8 with [(MgO)n]+ Clusters Studied by Density Functional Theory K. Kwapien, M. Sierka, J. Döbler, J. Sauer ChemCatChem 2010, 2, 819–826, 10.1002/cctc.201000118

451 Structural Diversity and Flexibility of MgO Gas-Phase Clusters K. Kwapien, M. Sierka, J. Döbler, J. Sauer, M. Haertelt, A. Fielicke, G. Meijer Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2011, 50, 1716–1719, 10.1002/anie.201004617

236 Point defects in CaF2 and CeO2 investigated by the periodic electrostatic embedded cluster method A. M. Burow, M. Sierka, J. Döbler, J. Sauer The Journal of Chemical Physics The Journal of Chemical Physics 2009, 130, 174710– 10.1063/1.3123527

235 The [(Al O ) ] Anion Cluster: Electron Localization-Delocalization Isomerism M. Sierka, J. Döbler, J. Sauer, H. J. Zhai, L. S. Wang ChemPhysChem ChemPhysChem 2009, 10, 2410–2413, 10.1002/cphc.200900460

234 Resolution of identity approximation for the Coulomb term in molecular and periodic systems A. M. Burow, M. Sierka, F. Mohamed The Journal of Chemical Physics The Journal of Chemical Physics 2009, 131, 214101– 10.1063/1.3267858

PD Dr. Marek Sierka

Marek Sierka
Former address:
Humboldt Universität zu Berlin
Institut für Chemie
Brook-Taylor-Str. 2
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http://www.sierkalab.com/