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Dr. Fernando Godinez-Salomon


Lecturer


Portrait of Dr. Godinez-Salomon

Office: Chem 124

Email: jfg53@txstate.edu

Phone: (512) 245-1099

Fax: (512) 245-2374

Educational Background

Postdoctoral Associate | 2015-Present | Texas State University

  • Project development, assist in manuscript and grant preparation as well supervision of students involved in various projects related to the design of nanomaterials for energy conversion devices.

Postdoctoral Associate | 2014 | Center for Research and Advanced Studies

  • Project development, membrane electrode assemblies (MEA) preparation and testing.

Ph.D in Materials Science | 2012 | National Polytechnique Institute

  • Dissertation on synthesis of nanomaterials for hydrogen and formic acid fuel cells-Collaboration with European College of Chemistry, Polymers and Materials.

M.S. Metallurgy and Materials Science | 2005 | National Polytechnique Institute

  • Dissertation on development and performance of organic corrosion inhibitors for oil industry-Collaboration with The Mexican Oil Institute.

Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Chemistry | 2002 | Faculty of Chemical Sciences

  • Dissertation on synthesis and characterization of di-hydroquinolines through retro Diels-Alder reaction- Collaboration with Center for Research and Advanced Studies.


Areas of Interest

Strong background in designing, synthesis and characterization of forefront nanomaterials for energy conversion.


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Publications


Bimetallic Two-dimensional Nanoframes: High Activity Acidic Bifunctional Oxygen Reduction and Evolution Electrocatalysts. F. Godinez-Salomon, Albiter Luis, Mendoza-Cruz Rubén, C.P. Rhodes; In evaluation: ACS. Appl. Energy Mater. (2020) 3, 3, 2404-242 https://doi.org/10.1021/acsaem.9b02051

 

Self-Supported Hydrous Iridium-Nickel Oxide Two-Dimensional Nanoframes for High Activity Oxygen Evolution Electrocatalysts: F. Godinez-Salomon, Albiter Luis, Alia Shaun, Pivovar Bryan, Camacho-Forero Luis, Balbuena Perla, Mendoza-Cruz Rubén, Arellano-Jiménez Maria Josefina, C.P. Rhodes; ACS Catalysis (2018) 8, 10498. DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.8b02171.

 

Enhanced Electrochemical Lithium Ion Charge Storage of Iron Oxide Nanosheets; S. Niu, R. McFeron, F. Godinez-Salomon, B.S. Chapman, C.A. Damin, J.B. Tracy, V. Augustyn, C.P. Rhodes. Chem. Mater. (2017) 29 (18) 7794. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.7b02315

 

Tuning the Oxygen Reduction Reaction Activity of Ni(OH)2@Pt/C Catalysts Through Controlling Pt Surface Composition, Strain and Electronic Structure: F. Godínez-Salomón, Christopher P. Rhodes, K. Suarez Alcantara, Qiushi Zhu, S.E. Canton, H.A. Calderon, J.L. Reyes-Rodríguez, M.A. Leyva, O. Solorza-Feria. Electrochim. Acta. (2017) 247, 958. doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2017.06.073

 

Metallic Two-​Dimensional Nanoframes: Unsupported Hierarchical Nickel-​Platinum Alloy Nanoarchitectures with Enhanced Electrochemical Oxygen Reduction Activity and Stability; Godinez-Salomon Fernando, Mendoza-Cruz, Ruben; Arellano-Jimenez, M. Josefina; Jose-Yacaman, Miguel; Rhodes, Christopher P. ACS Appl. Mater Interfaces (2017) 9 (22) 18660. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.7b00043.

 

Y-OH-decorated-Pt/C electrocatalysts for oxygen reduction reaction; M.M. Tellez-Cruz, M.A. Padilla-Islas, F. Godinez-Salomon, L. Lartundo-Rojas, O. Solorza-Feria; Int. J. Hyd. Energy (2016) 41 (48) 23318. doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.20110.063

 

Maintaining the genuine structure of 2D materials and catalytic nanoparticles at atomic resolution; H.A. Calderon, C. Kisielowski, P. Specht, B. Barton, F. Godinez-Salomon, O. Solorza-Feria, Micron (2015) 68, 164. doi.org/10.1016/j.micron.2014.08.007.

 

Challenges of modelling real nanoparticles: Ni@Pt electrocatalyts for the oxygen reduction reaction; G. Ramos-Sanchez, S. Praserthdam, F. Godinez-Salomón, C. Barker, M. Moerbe, H.A. Calderon, L.A. Lanturdo, M. A. Leyva, Perla B. Balbuena; Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. (2015) 17, 28286. DOI: 10.1039/C5CP00503E.

 

Atomic Resolution Characterization of Ni Base Nanoparticles for Energy Devices; H.A. Calderon, F.   Godinez-Salomon, O. Solorza-Feria, P. Specht, C. Kisielowski; Microsc. Microanal. (2014) 20 (S3), 1138. doi.org/10.1017/S1431927614007429.

 

Activity and durability of PEFCs alloys core-shell Catalysts: Role of surface oxidation; G. Ramos-     Sanchez, F. Godinez-Salomon, O. Solorza-Feria, P. Balbuena; Adv. Sci. Tech. (2014) 93, 31.  10.4028/www.scientific.net/AST.93.31.

 

RRDE Study on Co@Pt/C core-shell Nanocatalysts for the Oxygen Reduction Reaction; J.L. Rodríguez-reyes, F. Godínez-Salomón, M.A. Leyva, O. Solorza-Feria; Int. J. Hyd. Energy, (2013) 38 (28), 12634. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2012.12.031.                                           

 

Effect of Electron Dose on Imaging of Ni@Pt Nanoparticles for the Fuel Cells; F. Godínez-Salomón, O. Solorza-Feria, C.F. Kisielowsky, H.A. Calderon. Microsc. Microanal.  (2013) 19 (S2) 1532. doi.org/10.1017/S1431927613009653

 

Enhanced electroactivity for the oxygen reduction on Ni@Pt core-shell Nanocatalysts; F. Godinez-Salomon, M. Hallen-López, O. Solorza-Feria; Int. J. Hyd. Energy, (2012) 37 (19) 14902. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2012.01.157.

 

   A DFT Study of Strecker Intermediates as Scavengers for Cyanides; C.A. Flores-Sandoval, F. Godínez-Salomón, J.M. Hallen-López, H.I. Beltran, R. Hernandez-Altamirano, D.A. Nieto-Alvarez, L.S. Zamudio-Rivera; Asian J. Chem. (2012) 24 (10) 4243. http://www.asianjournalofchemistry.co.in/User/ViewFreeArticle.aspx?ArticleID=24_10_1&fileType=HTML

 

Electrochemical Study of the Pt Nanoparticles Size Effect in the Formic Acid Oxidation; F. Godinez-Salomon, E. A. Estrada, J. M. Hallen; Int. J. Electrochem. Sci., (2012) 7, 2566. http://www.electrochemsci.org/papers/vol7/7032566.pdf

 

Electrocatalysts of the Oxygen Reduction Reaction on Pd0.5M0.4Pt0.1 (M = Cu, Ni, Fe, Co)       Nanoparticles; F. Godínez-Salomón, J.M. Hallen-López, O. Solorza-Feria; ECS Transactions, (2011) 36 (1) 541. doi:10.1149/1.3660649

 

A Bis(di-n-butyltin)-Quinone Derivative as a Simultaneos Chemo and Bioactive Corrosion Inhibitor; Victor Barba, Edgar Vega, Herbert Höpfl, Luis S. Zamudio-Rivera, Marco A. Domínguez-Aguilar, Rocío George-Tellez, Fernando Godínez-Salomon, José M. Hallen-Lopez, Hiram I. Beltran; Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., (2007) 2007 (7) 927. DOI: 10.1002/ejic.200600953

 

Strecker intermediates as non-pollutant scavengers for cyanides; Fernando Godinez-Salomon, Jose M. Hallen-Lopez, Herbert Höpfl, Adela Morales-Pacheco, Hiram I. Beltrán and Luis S. Zamudio-Rivera; Green Chem., (2005) 7 (10) 716. doi.org/10.1039/B504406E