Torstein Fjermestad

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Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 26 Kjemibygningen 0371 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1126 Blindern 0318 Oslo

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Experienced researcher passionate about solving practical problems in catalysis based on a fundamental mechanistic understanding. My main tools are density functional theory (DFT), molecular dynamics (MD) simulations, microkinetic modelling, and computational fluid dynamics (CFD).

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  • Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship - H2020-MSCA-IF-2018

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Publications

  • Gutterød, Emil Sebastian; Lazzarini, Andrea; Fjermestad, Torstein; Kaur, Gurpreet; Manzoli, Maela & Bordiga, Silvia [Show all 12 contributors for this article] (2019). Hydrogenation of CO2 to Methanol by Pt Nanoparticles Encapsulated in UiO-67: Deciphering the Role of the Metal−Organic Framework. Journal of the American Chemical Society. ISSN 0002-7863. 142. doi: 10.1021/jacs.9b10873. Full text in Research Archive
  • Fjermestad, Torstein; Svelle, Stian & Swang, Ole (2015). Mechanism of Si island formation in SAPO-34. Journal of Physical Chemistry C. ISSN 1932-7447. 119(4), p. 2086–2095. doi: 10.1021/jp510845z.
  • Fjermestad, Torstein; Svelle, Stian & Swang, Ole (2015). Desilication of SAPO-34: Reaction mechanisms from periodic DFT calculations. Journal of Physical Chemistry C. ISSN 1932-7447. 119(4), p. 2073–2085. doi: 10.1021/jp510844v.
  • Fjermestad, Torstein; Svelle, Stian & Swang, Ole (2013). Mechanistic Comparison of the Dealumination in SSZ-13 and the Desilication in SAPO-34. Journal of Physical Chemistry C. ISSN 1932-7447. 117(26), p. 13442–13451. doi: 10.1021/jp4028468.

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  • Fjermestad, Torstein; Micale, Daniele; Ahn, Phan; Striolo, Alberto; Stamatakis, Michail & Iacoviello, Francesco [Show all 8 contributors for this article] (2021). The effective diffusivity bridges the kinetics at the active sites and the fluid flow in the reactor.
  • Olsbye, Unni; Gutterød, Emil Sebastian; Lazzarini, Andrea; Fjermestad, Torstein; Pulumati, S.H. & Nova, Ainara [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2021). Mechanistic studies of CO2 hydrogenation to methanol, methane and CO over Pt-containing Zr-MOFs .
  • Fjermestad, Torstein; Malola, Sami; Svelle, Stian; Bleken, Francesca Lønstad & Swang, Ole (2013). Mechanisms of dealumination in zeolite SSZ-13 and of desilication in SAPO-34.
  • Fjermestad, Torstein; Zokaie, Mahsa; Svelle, Stian & Swang, Ole (2013). Towards atomistic understanding of silicon island formation in SAPO-34.
  • Svelle, Stian; Fjermestad, Torstein; Malola, Sami; Zokaie, Mahsa; Lillerud, Karl Petter & Swang, Ole (2013). Theoretical studies of T-atom distribution and mobility in zeolites and zeotypes.
  • Svelle, Stian; Fjermestad, Torstein; Zokaie, Mahsa; Lillerud, Karl Petter & Swang, Ole (2013). DFT studies of T-atom distribution and mobility in zeolites and zeotypes.
  • Fjermestad, Torstein; Svelle, Stian & Swang, Ole (2012). Mechanisms of dealumination in zeolite SSZ-13 and of desilication in SAPO-34.

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