Center for High Entropy Alloy Catalysis (CHEAC)

CHEAC is a Center of Excellence funded by the Danish National Research Foundation.

CHEAC targets electrochemical reactions for the production of renewable and high-value chemicals where the reaction energy is provided by electricity, thus paving the way for a greener society.



Staff at CHEAC

The research at CHEAC is based on collaboration between several research groups each with its own PI/co-PI:




Name Role Email
Jan Rossmeisl Center leader
Jack Kirk Pedersen Post doc 
Christian Møgelberg Clausen PhD student 
Henrik Høgh Kristoffersen Post doc
Frederik C. Østergaard PhD student
Oliver Christensen PhD student
Katrine Svane Post doc
Adrian Malthe Frandsen PhD student
Martin Lillebro S. Nielsen PhD student
Thor K. Madsen PhD student
Zhe Meng PhD student
Mailde Ozório Post doc
Ana-Iulia Hutu PhD student
Marcus Nygaard PhD student
Georgios Stavroglou PhD-student
Emmanouil Pervolarakis Post doc
Mads K. Plenge MSc student




Name Role Email
Kirsten Marie Ørnsbjerg Jensen Co-PI 
Olivia Aalling-Frederiksen PhD student 
Andrea Kirsch Post doc
Tobias Mølgaard Nielsen PhD student
Laura S. Junkers PhD student
Ulrik Friis-Jensen PhD student
Laura G. Graversen PhD student
Adrian S. Arjona Post doc
Frederik L. Johansen PhD student
Adam F. Sapnik Post doc
Freja B Holde PhD student
Rebecca S Silberg PhD student
Emma S. Chaos PhD student
Nicolas Schlegel Post doc





Name Role Email
Maria Escudero Escribano Co-PI (Barcelona, Spain) 
Maria Paula Salinas-Quezada PhD student
Elena Plaza Mayoral PhD student 








Name Role Email
Matthias Arenz Co-PI (Bern, Switzerland) 
Vlad Mints PhD student (Bern)
Jens Edelvang-Pejrup PhD student
Stefanie Punke PhD student
Divyansh Gautam PhD student (Bern)
Renan M Lopes PhD student (Bern)
Tim Kunzmann PhD student (Bern)

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Jan Rossmeisl

Center leader 

Heidi Døring

Center coordinator

Tatiana Bligaard

Laboratory manager