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Amitabh Joshi Anuranjan Anand Balasubramanian Sundaram Bivas Saha C. P. Rajendran 
C.N.R Rao C.N.R Rao Chandrabhas Narayana Diwakar S. Venkatesan Eswaramoorthy M
G.U. Kulkarni Ganesh Subramanian Govindaraju T H Ila Hemalatha Balaram 
James P. Clement Chelliah Jayanta Haldar K. B. Sinha K.S. Narayan Kanishka Biswas 
Kaustuv Sanyal Kavita Jain Krishnan V.Kundu Tapas K.Kushagra Bansal 
M. R. S. Rao Maneesha Inamdar Meheboob Alam Meher K. Prakash Namita Surolia 
Narasimha Roddam Premkumar Senguttuvan Rajesh Ganapathy Ranjan Datta Ranjani Viswanatha 
Ravi Manjithaya S. N. Bhat Santosh Ansumali Santosh Ansumali Sarit S. Agasti 
Sebastian C Peter Sheeba Vasu Shivaprasad S. M.Shobhana Narasimhan Sreenivas K. R.
Sridhar Rajaram Srikanth Sastry Subi Jacob George Subir K. Das Sundaresan A.
Swapan Pati Tapas Kumar Maji Udaykumar Ranga Umesh V. Waghmare Valdiya K. S.
Vidhyadhiraja N. S.Vidya T. N. C. 


  1. V. Rajaji, S. Janaky, S. C. Sarma, S. C. Peter and S. C. Peter, Pressure induced topological and structural phase transitions in 1T-TiSe2: A Raman study, J. Phys. Condens. Matter (2019). In Press.

  2. Saurav C. Sarma, Vidyanshu Mishra, Vamseedhara Vemuri and Sebastian C Peter, “Sacrificial Protection in Action!”- Ultra-High Stability in Palladesite Mineral towards Oxygen Reduction Reaction, J. Mater. Chem. A (2018). In Press.

  3. “Inverse Strain Effect in Atomic Scale” - Enhanced Hydrogen Evolution Activity and Durability in Cu substituted Palladseite, ACS Energy Letters (2018). In Press.

  4. Soumyabrata Roy, Vamseedhara Vemuri, Sthithadi Maiti, Udumula Subbrao, Manoj Kaja Sai and Sebastian C Peter, Two Keggin Based Isostructural POMOF hybrids: Synthesis, Crystal Structure and Catalytic Properties, Inorg. Chem (2018). In Press.

  5. Vijayakumar Marakatti and Sebastian C Peter, Synthetically tuned electronic and geometrical properties of Intermetallic compounds as heterogeneous catalysts, Progress in Solid State Chemistry (2018). In Press.

  6. A R Rajamani and Sebastian C Peter, Novel Nanostructured Pt/CeO2@Cu2O Carbon - Based Electrode to Magnify the Electrochemical Detection of the Neurotransmitter Dopamine and Analgesic Paracetamol, ACS Applied Nano Materials (2018). In Press.

  7. Vidyanshu Mishra, Anton Oliynyk , Udumula Subbarao, Saurav Ch. Sarma, Soumyabrata Roy, Sebastian C Peter and , Complex Crystal Chemistry of Yb6(CuGa)50 and Yb6(CuGa)51 Grown at Different Synthetic Conditions, Crystal Growth & Design (2018). In Press.

  8. Seethiraju Ramarao, Dundappa Mumbaraddi, Deepti Kalsi, Pramod Halappa and Sebastian C. Peter, New Quaternary Chalcogenide Glasses with wide Range IR Transparency   Peter, Sebastian; Ramarao, Seethiraju; Mumbaraddi, Dundappa; Kalsi, Deepti; Halappa, P, Materials Research Express (2018). In Press.

  9. Soumyabrata Roy, Arjun Cherevotan and Sebastian C. Peter, Thermochemical CO2 Hydrogenation to Single Carbon Products: Scientific and Technological Challenges, ACS Energy Letters (2018). In Press.

  10. Sebastian C. Peter, Reduction of CO2 to Chemicals and Fuels: A Solution to Global Warming and Energy Crisis, ACS Energy Letters (2018). In Press.

  11. Shreya Sarkar and Sebastian C. Peter, An Overview on Pd Based Electrocatalysts for Hydrogen Evolution Reaction, Inorg. Chem. Frontiers (2018). In Press.

  12. S. C. Sarma and S. C. Peter, Understanding Small-Molecule Electro-oxidation on Palladium Based Compounds-A Feature on Experimental and Theoretical Approach, Dalton Trans (2018). In Press.

  13. V. Rajaji, K. Pal, S. C. Sarma, B. Joesph, S. C. Peter, U. V. Waghmare and C. Narayana, Pressure induced band inversion, electronic and structural phase transitions in InTe: A combined experimental and theoretical study, Phys. Rev. B (2018). In Press.

  14. V. Marakkatti, N. Arora, S. Rai, N. Arora and S. C. Peter, Understanding the Role of Atomic Ordering in the Crystal Structures of NixSny towards efficient Vapor Phase Furfural Hydrogenation, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering (2018). In Press.

  15. V. Rajaji, Utpal Dutta, P. C. Sreeparvathy, Saurav Ch. Sarma, Y. A. Sorb, B. Joseph, Subodha Sahoo, Sebastian C. Peter, V. Kanchana, Chandrabhas Narayana and , Structural, vibrational, and electrical properties of 1T−TiTe2 under hydrostatic pressure: Experiments and theory, Phys. Rev. B 97, 085107 - 085114 (2018).

  16. Phebe Kokila I, M. Kanagaraj, Sathish Kumar P, Sebastian C Peter, C Sekar, Helen Annal Therese and Helen Annal Therese, Structural, magnetic and magnetocaloric properties of EuMnO3 perovskite manganite: A comprehensive MCE study, Materials Research Express 5, 026107 (2018).

  17. Soumyabrata Roy, Dundappa Mumbarradi, Ankit Jain, Subi J. George and Sebastian C. Peter, Crystal Engineering in Supramolecular Polyoxometalate Hybrids through pH Controlled in-situ Ligand Hydrolysis, Inorg. Chem 57, 590 - 601 (2018).

  18. Abhijit Sen, Soumyabrata Roy, Sebastian C. Peter, Arpita Paul, Umesh V. Waghmare and A. Sundaresan, Order-Disorder Structural Phase Transition and Magnetocaloric Effect in Organic-Inorganic Halide Hybrid (C2H5NH3)2CoCl4, J. Solid State Chem 258, 431 - 440 (2018).

  19. S. C. Sarma, U. Subbarao, Y. Khulbe, R. Jana and S. C. Peter, Are We Underrating Rare-Earth as an Electrocatalyst?- The Effect of their Substitution in Palladium Nanoparticles Enhances the Activity towards Ethanol Oxidation Reaction, J. Mater. Chem. A 5, 23369 - 23381 (2017).

  20. S. Sarkar, S. Roy, D. Kalsi and S. C. Peter, Ce2PtGe3: A New Ordered Orthorhombic Superstructure in the AlB2 Family with Spin Glass Behavior, Inorg. Chem. Frontiers 4, 2097 - 2106 (2017).

  21. M. J. Graf, J. D. Hettinger, K. Nemeth, R. Dally, A. Amato, C. Baines, U. Subbarao and S. C. Peter, Evolution of Magnetism in LnCuGa3 (Ln = La – Nd, Sm – Gd) Studied via μSR and Specific Heat, J. Magn. Magn. Mater. 444, 236 - 242 (2017).

  22. S. Sarkar, U. Subbarao and S. C. Peter, Evolution of Dealloyed PdBi2 Nanoparticles as Electrocatalysts with Enhanced Activity and Remarkable Durability in Hydrogen Evolution Reaction, J. Mater. Chem. A 5, 15950 - 15960 (2017).

  23. S. Bhunia, S. Das, R. Jana, S. C. Peter, S. Bhattacharya, M. Addicoat, A. Bhaumik and A. Pradhan, Electrochemical Stimuli Driven Facile Metal Free Hydrogen Evolution from Pyrene-Porphyrin Based Crystalline Covalent Organic Framework, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 9, 23843 - 23851 (2017).

  24. I. Arachchige, G. Armatas, K. Biswas, K. Subrahmanyam, S. Latturner, C. Malliakas, M. Manos, Y. Oh, P. Poudeu, P. Trikalitis, Q. Zhang, L. Zhao, K. Polychronopoulou and S. C. Peter, Mercouri G. Kanatzidis: Excellence and Innovations in Inorganic and Solid State Chemistry, Inorg. Chem 56, 7582 - 7597 (2017).

  25. S. Sarkar, R. Jana, H. Vadlamani, S. Ramani, D. Mubbaraddi and S. C. Peter, Facile Aqueous Phase Synthesis of PtAu/Bi2O3 Hybrid Catalyst for Efficient Electro-Oxidation of Ethanol, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 9, 15373 - 15382 (2017).

  26. R. Sahu, U. Bhat, N. M. Batra, H. Sharona, B. Vishal, S. Sarkar, S. Assa Aravindh, S. C. Peter, I. S. Roqan, P. M. F. J. Costa and R. Datta, Nature of low dimensional structural modulations and relative phase stability in RexMo(W)1-xS2 transition metal dichalcogenide alloys, J. Appl. Phys. 121, 105101 (2017).

  27. M. K. Singh, S. Kumar, M. Kumar, A. Hansda, V. Kumar, S. Roy, S. C. Peter and R. P. John, Synthesis, characterisation and antibacterial activity evaluation of trinuclear Ni(II) complexes with N-substituted salicylhydrazide ligands, Polyhedron 126, 100 - 110 (2017).

  28. V. Marakatti, S. C. Sarma, B. Joseph, D. Banerjee and S. C. Peter, Synthetically Tuned Atomic Ordering in PdCu Nanoparticles with Enhanced Catalytic Activity towards Solvent free Benzylamine Oxidation, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 9, 3602 - 3615 (2017).

  29. S. Sarkar, S. Banerjee, P. Halappa, D. Kalsi, D. Mumbaraddi, S. Ghara, S. K. Pati, A. Sundaresan, I. D. Silva, S. Rayaprol, B. Joseph and S. C. Peter, Synthetically Tuned Structural Variations in CePdxGe2-x (x = 0.21, 0.32, 0.69) towards Diverse Physical Properties, Inorg. Chem. Frontiers 04, 241 - 255 (2017).

  30. S. Ramani, S. Sarkar, V. Vemuri and S. C. Peter, Chemically Designed CeO2 Nanoboxes Boost the Catalytic Activity of Pt Nanoparticles toward Electro-oxidation of Formic Acid, J. Mater. Chem. A 5, 11572 - 11576 (2017).

  31. M. Kumar, S. Roy, S. C. Peter, M. S. H. Faizi and R. P. John, Synthesis, characterization, X-ray crystal structure and luminescence properties of a benzohydrazide based ligand and its mononuclear zinc(II) complex, J. Mol. Struct. 1128, 195 - 204 (2017).

  32. U. Subbarao, M. K. Amshumali, B Loukya, D. K. Singh, R. Datta, V. S. Marakkatti and S. C. Peter, Size and Morphology Controlled NiSe Nanoparticles as Efficient Catalyst for the Reduction Reactions, J. Solid State Chem 244, 84 - 92 (2016).

  33. U. Subbarao, S. Roy, S. Ch. Sarma, S. Sarkar, V. Mishra, Y. Khulbe and S. C. Peter, Metal Flux Growth, Structural Relations and Physical Properties of EuCu2Ge2 and Eu3T2In9 (T = Cu and Ag), Inorg. Chem 55, 10351 - 10360 (2016).

  34. R. Jana, A. Bhim, P. Bothra, S. K. Pati and S. C. Peter, Manipulating Hydrogen Adsorption Energy and d-band Centre through Electrochemical Dealloying of PdCu3 Nanoparticle to Achieve Pt-like Activity for Hydrogen Evolution Reaction, ChemSusChem 9, 1 - 7 (2016).

  35. R. Jana, S. Dhiman and S. C. Peter, Facile solvothermal synthesis of highly active and robust Pd1.87Cu0.11Sn electrocatalyst towards direct ethanol fuel cell applications, Materials Research Express 3, 084001 - 084006 (2016).

  36. S. Roy, O. B. Chanu, S. Sarkar and S. C. Peter, Colorimetric Selective Cu2+ Detection by Lanthanide based Hybrid Complexes Associated with a Single Crystal Growth Mediated Transformation, J. Mater. Chem. C 4, 6256 - 6269 (2016).

  37. Udumula Subbarao, Sumanta Sarkar, Rajkumar Jana, Saurav K. Bera and Sebastian C. Peter, Enhanced Air Stability in REPb3 (RE = Rare earths) by Dimensional Reduction Mediated Valence Transition, Inorg. Chem 55, 5603 - 5611 (2016).

  38. V. Marakatti and S. C. Peter, Nickel-Antimony Nanoparticles Confined in SBA-15 as a Highly Efficient Catalyst for the Hydrogenation of Nitroarenes, New J. Chem. 40, 5448 - 5454 (2016).

  39. R. Jana and S. C. Peter,  One-Pot Solvothermal Synthesis of Ordered Intermetallic Pt2In3 as Stable and Efficient Electrocatalyst Towards Direct Alcohol Fuel Cell Application, J. Solid State Chem 242, 133 - 139 (2016).

  40. K. Dileep, R. Sahu, S. Sarkar, S. C. Peter and R. Dutta, Layer specific optical band gap measurement at nanoscale in MoS2 and ReS2 van der Waals compounds by high resolution electron energy loss spectroscopy, J. Appl. Phys. 119, 114309 - 114314 (2016).

  41. S. Roy, S. Sarkar, J. Pan, U. V. Waghmare, R. Dhanya, C. Narayana and S. C. Peter, Crystal Structure and Band Gap Engineering in Polyoxometalate Based Inorganic-Organic Hybrids, Inorg. Chem 55, 3364 - 3377 (2016).

  42. S. Sarkar, R. Borah, A. L. Santhosha, R. Dhanya, C. Narayana, A. Bhattacharyya and S. C. Peter, Heterostructure Composites of rGO/GeO2/PANI with Enhanced Performance for Li ion Battery Anode Material, J. Power Sources 306, 791 - 800 (2016).

  43. U. Subbarao, S. Rayaprol, R. Dally, M. Graf and S. C. Peter, Swinging Symmetry, Multiple Structural Phase Transitions and Versatile Physical Properties in RECuGa3 (RE = La-Nd, Sm-Gd), Inorg. Chem 666 - 675 (2016).

  44. Y. Sorb, V. Rajaji, P. Malavi, U. Subbarao, P. Halappa, S. Karmakar, S. C. Peter and C. Narayana, Pressure induced electronic topological transition in Sb2S3, J. Phys. Condens. Matter 28 , 015602 - 015608 (2016).

  45. U. Subbarao, S. Sarkar and B. Joseph, Magnetic and X-ray Absorption Studies on the RE5X2Sb6 (RE = Eu, Yb; X = Al, Ga, In) Compounds, J. Alloys Compd. 658, 395 - 401 (2016).

  46. D. Mumbaraddi, S. Sarkar and S. C. Peter, A Review on the Synthesis, Crystal Growth, Structure and Physical Properties of Rare Earth based Quaternary Intermetallic Compounds, J. Solid State Chem 236, 094 - 115 (2016).

  47. S. Sarkar, R. Jana, Suchitra, U. V. Waghmare, B. Thapa, S. Sampath and S. C. Peter, Ordered Pd2Ge Intermetallic Nanoparticles as Highly Efficient and Robust Catalyst for Ethanol Oxidation, Chem. Mater. 27, 7459 - 7467 (2015).

  48. S. Sarkar, S. Banerjee, R. Jana, R. Siva, S. K. Pati, M. Balasubramanian and S. C. Peter, Eu3Ir2In15 – A Mixed Valent and Vacancy Filled Variant of the Sc5Co4Si10 Structure Type with Anomalous Magnetic Properties, Inorg. Chem. 54, 10855 - 10864 (2015).

  49. R. Jana, U. Subbarao and S. C. Peter, Ultrafast Synthesis of Flower-Like Ordered Pd3Pb Nanocrystals with Superior Electrocatalytic Activities Towards Oxidation of Formic Acid and Ethanol, J. Power Sources 301, 160 - 169 (2015).

  50. S. Sarkar, D. Mumbaraddi, P. Halappa, D. Kalsi, S. Rayaprol and S. C. Peter, Structure and physical properties of RE2AgGe3 (RE=Ce, Pr, Nd) compounds, J. Solid State Chem 229, 287 - 295 (2015).

  51. S. Sarkar, U. Subbarao, B. Joseph and S. C. Peter, Mixed valence and metamagnetism in a metal flux grown compound Eu2Pt3Si5, J. Solid State Chem 225, 181 - 186 (2015).

  52. Udumula Subbarao, Sumanta Sarkar and Sebastian C. Peter, Crystal Structure and Properties of Tetragonal EuAg4In8 Grown by Metal Flux Technique, J. Solid State Chem 226, 126 - 132 (2015).

  53. Udumula Subbarao, Rajkumar Jana, Maria Chondroudi, Mahalingam Balasubramanian, Mercouri G. Kanatzidis and Sebastian C. Peter, Yb7Ni4InGe12: A Quaternary Compound Having Mixed Valent Yb atoms Grown from Indium Flux, Dalton Trans 44, 5797 - 5804 (2015).

  54. Sumanta Sarkar, Deepti Kalsi, Sudhindra Rayaprol and Sebastian C. Peter,  Structural and Magnetic Properties of Nd2NiGe3, J. Alloys Compd. 632, 172 - 177 (2015).

  55. Sumanta Sarkar, Udumula Subbarao, Boby Joseph and Sebastian C. Peter, Mixed Valence and Metamagnetism in a Metal Flux Grown Compound Eu2Pt3Si5, J. Solid State Chem 225, 181 - 186 (2015).

  56. Birgit Heying, Sandra Haverkamp, Ute Ch. Rodewald, Hellmut Eckert, Sebastian C. Peter and Rainer Pottgen, The Germanides ScTGe (T = Co, Ni, Cu, Ru, Rh, Pd, Ag, Ir, Pt, Au) - Structure and 45Sc Solid State NMR Spectroscopy, Solid State Sci 39, 15 - 22 (2015).

  57. Sumanta Sarkar, Matthias J. Guttmann and Sebastian C. Peter, Crystal Structure and Magnetic Properties of a Zintl Phase EuIrIn4: The First Member in the Eu-Ir-In Family, Dalton Trans 43, 15879 - 15886 (2014).

  58. Sumanta Sarkar, Lahari Balisetty, Pradeep Shanbogh and Sebastian C. Peter, Effect of Ordered and Disordered Phases of Unsupported Ag3In Nanoparticles on the Catalytic Reduction of p-Nitrophenol, J. Catal. 318, 143 - 150 (2014).

  59. Udumula Subbarao, Aloke K. Ghosh, Sumanta Sarkar and Sebastian C. Peter, Crystal Growth, Structure and Magnetic Properties of Sm3Ni5Al19: A compound in the Sm2n+mNi4n+mAl15n+4m Homologous Series, J. Chem. Sci 126, 1605 - 1614 (2014).

  60. Sebastian C. Peter, Udumula Subbrao, Sudhindra Rayaprol, Joshua Martin, Mahalingam Balasubramanian, Christos Malliakas and Mercouri Kanatzidis, Flux growth of Yb6.6Ir6Sn16 having mixed valent ytterbium, Inorg. Chem 53, 6615 - 6623 (2014).

  61. Deepti Kalsi, Sudhindra Rayaprol, Vasudeva Siruguri and Sebastian C. Peter, Neutron Diffraction Studies on Structural and Magnetic Properties of RE2NiGe3 (RE = La, Ce), J. Solid State Chem 113 - 119 (2014).

  62. Deepti Kalsi, Udumula Subbarao, Sudhindra Rayaprol and Sebastian C. Peter, Structural and Magnetic Properties in the Polymorphs of CeRh0.5Ge1.5, J. Solid State Chem 212, 73 - 80 (2014).

  63. Abishek K. Iyer and Sebastian C. Peter, Two Dimensional Bicapped Supramolecular Hybrid Semiconductor Material Constructed from the Insulators α-Keggin Polyoxomolybdate and 4,4'-bipyridine, Inorg. Chem 53, 653 - 660 (2014).

  64. Sebastian C Peter, Udumula Subbarao, Sumanta Sarkar, G. Vaitheeswaran, Axel Svane and Mercorui G. Kanatzidis, Crystal Structure of Yb2CuGe6 and Yb3Cu4Ge4 and the Valency of Ytterbium, J. Alloys Compd. 589, 405 - 411 (2014).

  65. Abishek K Iyer, Soumyabrata Roy, Remesh Haridas, Sumanta Sarkar and Sebastian C. Peter, Ligand mediated valence fluctuation of copper in new hybrid materials constructed from decavanadate and Cu(1,10-penanthroline) complex, Dalton Trans 43, 2153 - 2160 (2014).

  66. Kazimierz Latka, Andrzej W Pacyna, Sebastian C Peter, Rainer Pöttgen and Jacek Gurgul, TbRhSn and DyRhSn - Detailed Magnetic and 119Sn Mössbauer Spectroscopic Studies, Intermetallics 46, 56 - 64 (2014).

  67. A.K.Iyer, L.Balisetty, S.Sarkar and S.C.Peter, Effect of Li and Mg Substitution on the Crystal Structure and Magnetism of the REGa2(RE=Ce and Eu) and EuGa4 Compounds, J. Alloys Compd. 582, 305 - 312 (2014).

  68. Abishek K. Iyer, Udumula Subbarao and Sebastian C. Peter, Structure and Properties of RELiGe2 (RE=La-Nd, Sm-Gd, Yb) compounds, AIP Conf. Proc 1512, 1010 - 1011 (2013).

  69. Udumula Subbarao, Sumanta Sarkar, Vijay Gudeli, V. Kanchana, G. Vaitheeswaran and Sebastian C. Peter, Yb5Ga2Sb6: A Mixed Valent and Narrow-Band Gap Material in the RE5M2X6 Family, Inorg. Chem 52, 13631 - 13638 (2013).

  70. P. Shanbogh and S. C. Peter, Low Cost Nano Materials Crystallize in the NiAs Structure Type as Alternative to the Noble Metals in the Hydrogenation Process, RSC advances 3, 22887 - 22890 (2013).

  71. S. Sarkar, M.J.Gutmann and S.C.Peter, Crystal Structure and Magnetic Properties of Indium Flux Grown EuAuIn4 and EuAu2In4, Crystal Growth & Design 13, 4285 - 4294 (2013).

  72. S.Sarkar and S.C.Peter, Structural Phase Transitions in a New Compound Eu2AgGe3, Inorg. Chem 52, 9741 - 9748 (2013).

  73. U.Subbarao and S.C.Peter, Structure and Properties of SmCu6-xIn6+x (x= 0,1,2), J. Chem. Sci. (2013).

  74. S.Sarkar, M.J.Gutmann and S.C.Peter, Crystal Structure and Physical Proerties of Indium Flux Grown RE2AuSi3 (RE= Eu, Yb)  , CrystEnggComm 15, 8006 - 8013 (2013).

  75. Sebastian C. Peter and Mercouri G. Kanatzidis, Crystal Structure and Unusual Magnetic Properties of Mixed Valent YbMn0.17Si1.88, Inorg. Chem 52, 4909 - 4915 (2013).

  76. Udumula Subbarao and Sebastian C. Peter, Single Crystal X-ray Diffraction studies on Magnetic Yb5Co4Ge10, Adv. Mater. Chem. Phys. 3, 54 - 59 (2013).

  77. Udumula Subbarao, Matthias J Gutmann and Sebastian C Peter, A New Structure Type in the Mixed Valent Compound YbCu4Ga8, Inorg. Chem 52, 2219 - 2227 (2013).

  78. Udumula Subbarao and Sebastian C Peter, Crystal Growth and Properties of YbCuGa3: First Monoclinic System in the RETX3 family, Crystal Growth & Design (2013).

  79. S. Sarkar and S. C. Peter, Single crystal growth of europium and ytterbium based intermetallic compounds using metal flux technique, J. Chem. Sci 124 (2012) 385-390 (2012).

  80. U. Subbarao, A. Sebastian, S. Rayaprol, S. Yadav, A. Svane, G. Vaitheeswaran and S. C. Peter, Metal flux Crystal Growth Technique in the Determination of Ordered Superstructure in EuInGe, Crystal Growth & Design 13 (2012) 352-359 (2012).

  81. Sebastian C Peter, Sumanta Sarkar and Mercouri G. Kantazidis, Metallic Yb2AuGe3: An Ordered Superstructure in the AlB2-Type Family with Mixed-Valent Yb and a High-Temperature Phase Transition    , Inorg. Chem 51, 10793 - 10799 (2012).

  82. Udumula Subbarao and Sebastian C. Peter, Crystal Structure of YbCu6In6 and Mixed Valence Behavior of Yb in YbCu6-xIn6+x (x = 0, 1, 2) Solid Solution, Inorg. Chem 51, 6326 - 6332 (2012).

  83. Abishek K. Iyer and Sebastian C. Peter, EuLiGe2 and YbLiGe2 – A Divalent and an Intermediate-Valent Compound with CaLiSi2-Type Structures, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. (2012).

  84. Sebastian C. Peter and Mercouri G. Kanatzidis, ThSi2 Type Ytterbium Disilicide and its Analogues YbTxSi2-x (T = Cr, Fe, Co), Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 638, 287 - 293 (2012).

  85. Sebastian C. Peter, Christos D. Malliakas, Heinze Nakotte, Karunakar Kothapilli, Sudhindra Rayaprol, Arthur J. Schultz and Mercouri G. Kanatzidis, The polygallides. Yb3Ga7Ge3 and YbGa4Ge2, J. Solid State Chem 187, 200 - 207 (2012).

  86. Sebastian C. Peter, Steven M. Disseler, J. Niclas Svensson, Pietro Carretta and Michael J. Graf, Yb4LiGe4 – A Yb mixed valent Zintl phase with strong electronic correlations, J. Alloys Compd. 516, 126 - 133 (2012).

  87. Thomas Harmening, Hellmut Eckert, Constanze M. Fehse, Sebastian C. Peter and Rainer Pottgen, 45Sc Solid State NMR Studies of the Silicides ScTSi (T = Fe, Co, Ni, Cu, Ru, Rh, Pd, Ir, Pt), J. Solid State Chem 184, 3303 - 3309 (2011).

  88. S. Johnsen, Z. Liu, J. A. Peters, J. -H. Song, S. C. Peter, N. Cho, C. D. Malliakas, H. Jin, A. J. Freeman, B. W. Wessels and M. G. kanatzidis, Thallium chalcogenide based wide band gap semiconductors: TlGaSe2 for X- and Ý-ray detector, 23, 3120 - 3128 (2011).

  89. Maria Chondroudi, Sebastian C. Peter, Christos D. Malliakas, Mahalingam Balasubramanian, Qing An Li and Mercouri G. Kanatzidis, Yb3AuGe2In3: An Ordered Variant of the YbAuIn Structure Exhibiting Mixed-Valent Yb Behavior, Inorg. Chem 50, 1184 - 1193 (2011).

  90. S. M. Disseler, S. N. Svensson, S. C. Peter, C. P. Byers, C. Baines, A. Amato, S. R. Giblin, P. Carretta and M. J. Graf, Competing Interactions and Magnetic Frustration in Yb4LiGe4, Phys. Rev. B 84, 174429 - 174437 (2011).

  91. Simon Johnsen, Sebastian C. Peter, Sandy Nguyen, Jung-Hwan Song, Hosub Jin, Arthur J. Freeman and Mercouri G. Kanatzidis, Tl2Hg3Q4 (Q = S, Se, Te): High Density, Wide Band Gap Semiconductors, Chem. Mater. 23, 4375 - 4383 (2011).

  92. John E. Androulakis, Sebastian C. Peter, Hao Li, Christos D. Malliakas, John Peters, Zhifu Liu, Bruce W. Wessels, Jung-Hwan Song, Hosub Jin, Arthur J. Freeman and Mercouri G. Kanatzidis,  Dimensional Reduction: A design tool for new radiation detection materials, Adv, Mater 23, 4163 - 4167 (2011).

  93. Sebastian C. Peter, Maria Chondroudi, Christos D. Malliakas, Mahalingam Balasubramanian and Mercouri G. Kanatzidis, Anomalous Thermal Expansionin the Sqaure Net Compounds RE4TGe8 (RE = Yb, Gd; T = Cr-Ni, Ag), J. Am. Chem. Soc 133, 13840 - 13843 (2011).

  94. Sebastian C. Peter, Sudhindra Rayaprol, Melanie C. Fransisco and Mercouri G. Kanatzidis, Crystal Structure and Properties of Yb5Ni4Ge10, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 3963 - 3968 (2011).

  95. S. C. Peter, J. Salavador, J. B. Martin, W. Wong-Ng and M. G. Kanatzidis, Synthesis, structure and magnetic properties of new intermetallicsYbAu2In4 and Yb2Au3In5.  , Inorg. Chem 49, 10468 - 10475 (2010).

  96. S. C. Peter, C. D. Malliakas, M. Chondroudi, I. Schellenberg, S. Rayaprol, R. Pottgen and M. G. Kanatzidis, Indium flux-growth of Eu2AuGe3: A new germanide with an AlB2 superstructure, Inorg. Chem 49, 9574 - 9581 (2010).

  97. S. C. Peter and M. G. Kanatzidis, The new binary intermetallic YbGe2.83, J. Solid State Chem 183, 2077 - 2084 (2010).

  98. S. C. Peter and M. G. Kanatzidis, Ferromagnetic ordering in ThSi2 type CeAu0.28Ge1.72, J. Solid State Chem 183, 878 - 886 (2010).

  99. J. Gurgul, K. Latka, A.W. Pacyna, S. C. Peter and R. Pöttgen, 119Sn Mössbauer spectroscopy of the intermetallic compound HoRhSn    18 (2010) 129.  , Intermetallics 18, 129 - 136 (2010).

  100. M. Beekman, S. C. Peter, Yu. Grin and G. S. Nolas, Synthesis, crystal structure, and transport properties of Na22Si136, J. Electr. Mater. 38, 1136 - 1143 (2009).

  101. M. Mills, D. Braeunling, H. Rosner, W. Schnelle, S. C. Peter, R. Pottgen and M. Ruck, The polar mixed-valent lanthanum iron(II, III) sulfide La3Fe2S7: Synthesis, crystal and electronic structure, 57Fe Mössbauer spectra, magnetic susceptibility & electrical resistivity.  , J. Solid State Chem 182, 1136 - 1142 (2009).

  102. K. Latka, J. Gurgul, A. W. Pacyna, Y. Verbovytsky, J. Przewoznik, S. C. Peter and R. Pöttgen, Bulk and local properties of DyRhSn, J. Alloys Compd. 480, 81 - 88 (2009).

  103. K. Latka, J. Gurgul, A. W. Pacyna, Y. Verbovytsky, B. Heying, S. C. Peter and R. Pöttgen, Mössbauer and magnetic characterization of TbRhSn, Hyperfine Interact. 164, 39 - 46 (2008).

  104. J. Gurgul, K. Latka, A. W. Pacyna, Y. Verbovytsky, B. Heying, S. C. Peter and R. Pöttgen, Hyperfine interactions studied by 119Sn Mössbauer spectroscopy in SmRhSn., Hyperfine Interact. 184, 33 - 39 (2008).

  105. R. Kraft, R. -D. Hoffmann, S. C. Peter, R. Pöttgen, Yu. Grin, Yu. M. Prots’, W. Schnelle, M. Schmidt and M. Baitinger, 1.     Structure, chemical bonding, and properties of the thallides EuMg1–xTl1+x (x =0.013–0.058), Chem. Mater. 20, 1948 - 1957 (2008).

  106. R. Kraft, R. -D. Hoffmann, S. C. Peter, R. Pöttgen, Yu. Grin, Yu. M. Prots’, W. Schnelle, M. Schmidt and M. Baitinger, 1.     Structure, chemical bonding, and properties of the thallides EuMg1–xTl1+x (x =0.013–0.058), Chem. Mater. 20, 1948 - 1957 (2008).

  107. T. Harmening, S. C. Peter, H. Eckert, S. C. Peter and R. Pöttgen, 1.     A 119Sn Mössbauer and 45Sc solid state NMR spectroscopic study of the stannides ScTSn (T = Ni, Pd, Pt), Solid State Sci 10, 1395 - 1402 (2008).

  108. B. Heying, U. Ch. Rodewald, G. Heymann, W. Hermes, F. M. Schappacher, J. F. Riecken, S. C. Peter, H. Huppertz and R. Pöttgen, 1.     The high-temperature modification of LuAgSn and high-pressure high-temperature experiments on DyAgSn, HoAgSn, and YbAgSn. Z. Naturforsch. 63b (2008) 193, Z. Naturforsch. B 63, 193 - 199 (2008).

  109. J. Gegner, H. Wu, K. Berggold, S. C. Peter, T. Harmening and R. Pottgen, Electronic structure of RAuSn (R = Sc, Ce, Gd, Er, and Lu) investigated with X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy and band structure calculations, Phys. Rev. B 77, 035103 - 035110 (2008).

  110. F. Casper, C. Felser, R. Seshadri, S. C. Peter and R. Pottgen, Searching for heaxagonal analogous of the half-metallic half Heusler XYZ compounds, J. Physics D: App. Phys 41, 035002 - 035009 (2008).

  111. P. Singh, B. J. Brandenburg, S. C. Peter, P. Singh, D. Kumar and O. Parkash, Electronic structure, electrical and dielectric properties of BaSnO3 below room temperature., Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 47, 3540 - 3547 (2008).

  112. P. Singh, J. B. Benjamin, S. C. Peter, D. Kumar and O. Parkash,  XPS and Mössbauer studies on BaSn1-xNbxO3 (x = 0.100), Mater. Res. Bull 43, 2078 - 2085 (2008).

  113. B. Chevalier, B. Heying, U. Ch. Rodewald, S. C. Peter, E. Bauer and R. Pöttgen, Hydrogenation of the Ce(Rh1-xIrx)Ga system – Occurrence of antiferromagnetic ordering in the hydrides Ce(Rh1-xIrx)GaH1.8., Chem. Mater. 437, 34 - 41 (2007).

  114. S. C. Peter, G. Heymann, B. Heying, U. Ch. Rodewald, H. Huppertz and R. Pöttgen,  Dimorphic ErAgSn and TmAgSn – High-pressure and high-temperature driven phase transitions, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 633, 1551 - 1557 (2007).

  115. S. C. Peter, H. Eckert, R. Pöttgen and , Differentiation of the scandium sites in ScAuSi and ScAuGe via 45Sc solid state NMR spectroscopy, Z. Naturforsch. B 62b, 173 - 177 (2007).

  116. P. Jakubcová, D. Johrendt, S. C. Peter, S. Rayaprol and R. Pöttgen, Structure, magnetic properties, 151Eu and 119Sn Mössbauer spectroscopy of Eu5Sn3S12 and Eu4LuSn3S12, Z. Naturforsch. B 62, 05 - 10 (2007).

  117. S. C. Peter, H. Eckert, C. Fehnse, L. Zhan, R. -D. Hoffmann and R. Pöttgen, New stannide ScAgSn – Determination of the superstructure via two-dimensional 45Sc solid state NMR.  , Inorg. Chem 46, 771 - 777 (2007).

  118. S. C. Peter and R. Pöttgen, The stannides YNixSn2 (x = 0, 0.14, 0.21, 1) - Syntheses, structure and 119Sn Mössbauer spectroscopy.  , Monatsh. Chem. 138, 381 - 388 (2007).

  119. S. C. Peter, S. Rayaprol, R. -D. Hoffmann, U. Ch. Rodewald, T. Pape and R. Pöttgen, Structure and properties of α- and ß-CeCuSn, Z. Naturforsch. B 61, 647 - 652 (2007).

  120. P. Singh, S. C. Peter, D. Kumar and O. Parkash, Correlation between microstructure and electrical conduction behavior with defect structure of niobium doped barium stannate, J. Alloys Compd. 437, 34 - 40 (2007).

  121. S. C. Peter, H. Eckert, L. Zhang, C. Fehse and R. Pöttgen, 45Sc solid state NMR in ternary intermetallic scandium compounds, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 632, 2123 - 2128 (2006).

  122. S. C. Peter, S. Rayaprol, and R. Pöttgen, Magnetic ordering in RETSn (RE = Gd-Er and T = Cu, Ag) - An investigation by 119Sn Mössbauer spectroscopy and specific heat, Solid State Commun 140, 276 - 280 (2006).

  123. S. C. Peter and R. Pöttgen, Structure refinements of REAuSn (RE = Sm, Gd, Tm), Z. Naturforsch. B 61, 1145 - 1148 (2006).

  124. S. C. Peter, C. Fehnse, H. Eckert, R. –D. Hoffmann and R. Pöttgen, Structure, 119Sn solid state NMR and Mössbauer spectroscopy RECuSn (RE = Sc, Y, La, Lu), Solid State Sci 8, 1386 - 1391 (2006).

  125. S. C. Peter, H. Eckert, C. Fehnse, J. Wright, P. Attfield, D. Johrendt, S. Rayaprol, R. –D. Hoffmann and R. Pöttgen, Structural, magnetic and spectroscopic studies of YAgSn, TmAgSn, and LuAgSn, J. Solid State Chem 179, 2376 - 2385 (2006).

  126. B. Chevalier, S. C. Peter and R. Pöttgen, Hydrogenation of intermediate valence ternary stannides CeRhSn and CeIrSn, Solid State Sci 8, 1000 - 1008 (2006).

  127. S. Rayaprol, S. C. Peter and R. Pöttgen, Crystal structure and specific heat of GdCuGe.  , J. Solid State Chem 179, 2041 - 2046 (2006).

  128. R. Kraft, S. Rayaprol, S. C. Peter and R. Pöttgen, Ferromagnetic ordering in the thallide EuPdTl2.  , Z. Naturforsch. B 61, 159 - 164 (2006).

  129. R. Kiebach, C. Näther, S. C. Peter, B. D. Mosel, R. Pöttgen and W. Bensch, [C6H21N4][Sb9S14O]: The first non centro-symmetric open Sb-S framework containing the new SbS2O building unit.  , J. Solid State Chem 179, 3082 - 3087 (2006).

  130. S. Lange, S. C. Peter, L. Zhang, H. Eckert and T. Nilges, Ag3SnCuP10: [Ag3Sn] tetrahedra embedded in adamantane-type [P10] cages.  , Inorg. Chem 45, 5878 - 5883 (2006).

  131. S. C. Peter, H. Eckert, S. Rayaprol, R. -D. Hoffmann and R. Pöttgen, Crystal chemistry and spectroscopic properties of ScAuSn, YAuSn, and LuAuSn.  , Solid State Sci 8, 560 - 565 (2006).

  132. S. Lange, S. C. Peter and T. Nilges, A new preparative approach to HgPbP14 structure type materials: Crystal structure of Cu0.73(1)Sn1.27(1)P14 and characterization of M1-xSn1-xP14 (M - Cu, Ag) and AgSbP14.  , Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 632, 195 - 200 (2006).

  133. T. Schmidt, D. Johrendt, S. C. Peter, R. Pöttgen and K. Latka, Structure, chemical bonding and 119Sn Mössbauer spectroscopy of LaRhSn and CeRhSn.  , Z. Naturforsch. B 60, 1036 - 1040 (2005).

  134. S. C. Peter and R. Pöttgen, The stannides TmAgSn and LuAgSn, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 630, 1757 - 1760 (2004).

  135. S. C. Peter, S. Pai, N. Sharanappa and C. V. V. Satyanarayana, Regio selective butylation of toluene on mordenite catalysts: influence of acidity, J. Mol. Cat. A: Chemical 223, 305 - 310 (2004).

  136. T. Mathew, S. Shylesh, S. N. Reddy, S. C. Peter, S. K. Date, B. S. Rao and S. D. Kulkarni, Redistribution of cations amongst different lattice sites in Cu1-xCoxFe2O4 ferrospinels during alkylation: magnetic study.   , Cat. Lett. 93, 155 - 160 (2004).

  137. T. Mathew, S. Malwadkar, S. Pai, N. Sharanappa, S. C. Peter, C.V.V. Satyanarayana and V.V. Bokade, Oxidative dehydrogenation of ethylbenzene over Cu1-xCoxFe2O4 catalyst system: influence of acid–base property.  , Cat. Lett. 91, 217 - 220 (2003).

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