Institute for

Institut für Umwelt- und
Oberseestrasse 10
8640 Rapperswil
Tel. +41 (0)58 257 48 60

Andre Heel

Prof. Dr.  Andre Heel

Abteilung: EEU, UMTEC
Funktion: Professor, Institutspartner UMTEC
Fachliche Schwerpunkte: Power-to-X // Brennstoffzellen // Abgasbehandlung // Katalyse
E-Mail: andre.heel(at)
Telefon: +41582574387
Raum: 3.020




Chem-Ing KIT (Universität Karlsruhe)
Dr.-Ing. KIT (Universität Karlsruhe)

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Ferri, Heel, Burnat: Aerosol Spray Synthesis of Powder Perovskite-Type Oxides. Book chapter in “Perovskites and Related Mixed Oxides”.. Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co., 2016.-ISBN 978-3-527-33763-7


Franken, T., Terreni, J., Borgschulte, A., Heel, A.: Solid solutions in reductive environment – A case study on improved CO2 hydrogenation to methane on cobalt based catalysts derived from ternary mixed metal oxides by modified reducibility . In: Journal of Catalysis, 382 2020, 385-394.

Steiger, Burnat, Kröcher, Heel, Ferri: Segregation of Nickel/Iron Bimetallic Particles from Lanthanum Doped Strontium Titanates to Improve Sulfur Stability of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Anodes.. In: Catalysts, 4 2019, 332.

Terreni, Trottmann, Franken, Heel, Borgschulte: Sorption Enhanced Methanol Synthesis. . In: Energy Technology, 4 2019, 1801093.

Steiger, Burnat, Hossein, Mai, Holzer, Herle, Kröcher, Heel, Ferri: Sulfur poisoning recovery on a SOFC anode material through reversible segregation of nickel.. In: Chem. Mater., 3 2019, 748-758.

Franken, Vieweger, Klimera, Hug, Heel: Sulphur tolerant Diesel Oxidation Catalysts by Noble-Metal-Alloying.. In: Catalysis Communications, 2019, 105732.

Delmelle, Terreni, Remhof, Heel, Proost, Borgschulte:: Evolution of Water Diffusion in a Sorption-Enhanced Methanation Catalyst.. In: Catalysts, 9 2018, 341.

Terreni, Trottmann, Delmelle, Heel, Trtik, Lehmann, Borgschulte: Observing Chemical Reactions by Time-Resolved High-Resolution Neutron Imaging.. In: The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 122 2018, 23574-23581 .

Baier, Schneider, Heel: A cost estimation for CO2 reduction and reuse by methanation from cement industry sources in Switzerland.. In: Front. Energy Res., 2018,

Burnat, Nurk, Holzer, Kopecki, Heel: Lanthanum doped strontium titanate - ceria anodes: deconvolution of impedance spectra and relationship with composition and microstructure.. In: Journal of Power Sources, 385 2018, 62-75.

Steiger, Delmelle, Heel, Ferri: Structural Reversibility and Nickel Particle stability in Lanthanum Iron Nickel Perovskite-Type Catalysts.. In: ChemSusChem, 10 2017, 2505 – 2517.

Burnat, Heel, Kontic, Schuler, Mai: SMART catalyst based on doped Sr-titanite for advanced SOFC anodes.. In: Conference proceedings of 12th European SOFC & SOE Forum, 12 2016,

Delmelle, Duarte, Franken, Burnat, Holzer, Borgschulte, Heel: Development of improved nickel catalysts for sorption enhanced CO2 methanation.. In: International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 44 2016, 20185–20191.

Burnat, Holzer, Kontic, Steiger, Ferri, Heel: Smart material concept: reversible microstructural self-regeneration for catalytic applications.. In: J. Mater. Chem. A, 4 2016, 11939-11948.

Borgschulte, Delmelle, Duarte, Heel, Boillat, Leemann: Water distribution in a sorption enhanced methanation reactor by time resolved neutron imaging.. In: Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 26 2016, 17217-17223.

Lu, Michalow, Matam, Winkler, Maegli, Yoon, Heel, Weidenkaff, Ferri: Methane abatement under stoichiometric conditions on peroyskite-supported palladium catalysts prepared by flame spray synthesis. . In: Applied Catalysis B – Environmental, 144 2014, 631-643.

Keav, Lu, Matam, Maegli, Heel, Weidenkaff, Ferri: Chromium-induced deactivation of a commercial honeycomb noble metal-based CO oxidation catalyst.. In: Applied Catalysis A - General, 469 2014, 259-266.

Michalow, Otal, Burnat, Fortunato, Emerich, Ferri, Heel, Graule: Flame-made Visible Light Active TiO2:Cr Photocatalyst: Correlation between Structural, Optical and Photocatalytic Properties.. In: Catalysis Today, 209 2013, 47-53.

Burnat, Heel, Holzer, Otal, Kata, Graule: On the Chemical Interaction of Nanoscale Lanthanum Doped Strontium Titanates with Common Scandium and Yttrium Stabilized Electrolyte Materials.. In: International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 37 2012, 18326-18341 .

Michalow, Flak, Heel, Parlinska-Wojtan, Rekas, Graule: Effect of Nb doping on structural, optical and photocatalytic properties of flame-made TiO2 nanopowder. . In: Env. Science and Pollution Research, 9 2012, 3696-3708 .

Karageorgakis, Heel, Graule, Gaukler: Properties of Flame Sprayed Ce0.8Gd0.2O1.9-d Electrolyte Thin Films.. In: Advanced Functional Materials, 3 2012, 532-539.

Burnat, Heel, Holzer, Kata, Lis, Graule: Synthesis and performance of A-site deficient lanthanum-doped strontium titanate by nanoparticle based spray pyrolysis.. In: Journal of Power Sources , 201 2012, 26-36.

Karageorgakis, Heel, Graule, Gauckler: Flame spray deposition of nanocrystalline dense Ce0.8Gd0.2O2-δ thin films: Deposition mechanism and microstructural characterization.. In: Solid State Ionics , 1 2011, 464-471.

Heel, Holtappels, Graule: On the synthesis and performance of flame-made nanoscale La0.6Sr0.4CoO3-d and its influence on the application as an intermediate temperature solid oxide fuel cell cathode.. In: J. Power Sources, 195 2010, 6709-6718.

Prestat, Morandi, Heel, Holzer, Holtappels, Graule: Effect of graphite pore former on oxygen electrodes prepared with La0.6Sr0.4CoO3-δ nanoparticles.. In: Electrochemistry Communications, 12 2010, 292-295.

Burnat, Ried, Holtappels, Heel, Graule, Kata: The rheology of stabilised lanthanum strontium cobaltite ferrite nanopowders in organic medium applicable as screen printed SOFC cathode layers. . In: Fuel Cells, 10 2010, 156-165.

Karageorgakis, Heel, Bieberle-Hütter, Rupp, Graule, Gauckler: Flame spray deposition of La0.6Sr0.4CoO3-δ thin films: Microstructural characterization, electrochemical performance and degradation.. In: J. Power Sources, 195 2010, 8152-8161.

Zhou, Vuille, Heel, Probst, Kontic, Patzke: An inorganic hydrothermal route to photocatalytically active bismuth vanadate. . In: Applied Catalysis A: General, 375 2010, 140-148.

Zhou, Krumeich, Heel, Patzke: One-step hydrothermal coating approach to photocatalytically active oxide composites. . In: Dalton Transactions, 39 2010, 6043-6048.

Radecka, Rekas, Kusior, Zakrzewska, Heel, Michalow, Graule: TiO2-Based Nanopowders and Thin Films for Photocatalytical Applications. . In: Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 10 2010, 1032-1042.

Castillo, Heel, Graule, Pulgarin: Flame-assisted synthesis of nanoscale, amorphous and crystalline, spherical BiVO4 with visible-light photocatalytic activity.. In: Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 95 2010, 335-347.

Castillo, Ding, Heel, Graule, Pulgarin: On the photocatalytic degradation of phenol and dichloroacetate by BiVO4: the need of a sacrificial electron acceptor. . In: Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry, Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology , 216 2010, 2-3, 221-227.

Solarska, Heel, Ropka, Braun, Holzer, Ye, Graule: Nanoscale calcium bismuth mixed oxide with enhanced photocatalytic performance under visible light.. In: Applied Catalysis A: General, 382 2010, 190-196.

Zhou, Vuille, Heel, Patzke: Studies on Nanostructured Bi2WO6: Convenient Hydrothermal and TiO2-Coating Pathways. In: Zeitschrift für Anorganische und Allgemeine Chemie, 635 2009, 1848-1185.

Rietveld, Berkel, Zhang-Steenwinkel, Bouyer, Irvine, Menon, Niewolak, Gross, Heel, Holtappels, Modena: The Integrated Project SOFC600 - Development of low-temperature SOFC.. In: Electrochem. Soc, 902 2009, 1204.

Trenczek-Zajac, Radecka, Jasinski, Michalow, Rekas, Kusior, Zakrzewska, Heel, Graule, Kowalski: Influence of Cr on structural and optical properties of TiO2:Cr nanopowders prepared by flame spray synthesis.. In: J. Power Sources, 194 2009, 104-111.

Rietveld, Van Berkel, Zhang-Steenwinkel, Bouyer, Irvine, Menon, Niewolak, Gross, Heel, Holtappels, Modena: The integrated project SOFC600: Development of low-temperature SOFC.. In: ECS Transactions, 2009 2009, 29-34.

Michalow, Logvinovich, Weidenkaff, Amberg, Fortunato, Heel, Graule, Rekas: Synthesis, characterization and electronic structure of nitrogen-doped TiO2 nanopowder. . In: Catal. Today, 144 2009, 7-12.

Michalow, Heel, Vital, Amberg, Fortunato, Kowalski, Graule, Rekas: Effect of Thermal Treatment on the Photocatalytic Activity in Visible Light of TiO2-W Flame Spray Synthesised Nanopowders.. In: Topics in Catalysis, 52 2009, 1051-1059.

Heel, Vital, Holtappels, Graule: Flame spray synthesis and characterisation of stabilised ZrO2 and CeO2 electrolyte nanopowders for SOFC applications at intermediate temperatures.. In: J. of Electroceramics, 22 2009, 40-46.

Michalow, Vital, Heel, Graule, Reifler, Ritter, Zakrzewska, Rekas: Photo- catalytic activity of W-doped TiO2 nanomaterials.. In: Journal of Advanced Oxidation Technologies , 11 2008, 56-64.

Michalow, Heel, Vital, Radecka, Graule, Rekas: Flame-Made Tungsten-Doped TiO2 Nanopowders Used as Photoelectrodes and Photocatalysts.. In: Annales de Chimie Science des Matériaux, 1 2008, 207-214.

Heel, Holtapels, Graule: Flame-Made Nanoscale Perovskites for SOFC Applications. . In: 8th European Fuel Cell Forum, Lucerne, Full Article as Electronic Proceedings, 2008,

Heel, Holtapels, Graule: Synthesis and Processing of Nanosized LSCF Oxide Powders for SOFC Cathodes. . In: Asia-European Workshop on Solid Oxide Fuel Cells, Dalian, 2008, 4-6 .

Ried, Burnat, Holtappels, Heel, Sitte, Graule: Stabilization of Nanopowders in Organic Suspensions and Their Application as SOFC Cathode Layers by Screen Printing.. In: 8th European Fuel Cell Forum, Lucerne, Full Article as Electronic Proceedings, 2008,

Binder, Heel, Kasper: Deposition of Palladium Nanodots of Controlled Size and Density onto Surface-Modified SiO2 Particles by an Atmospheric Pressure CVS/CVD Process. . In: Journal of Chemical Vapor Deposition, 13 2007, 48-54.

Xia, Wang, Hagen, Heel, Kasper, Patil, Devi, Muhler: The Synthesis of ZrO2/SiO2 Nanocomposites by Two-Step CVD of a volatile Halogen-Free Zr Alkoxide in a Fluidized-Bed Reactor.. In: Journal of Chemical Vapor Deposition, 13 2007, 37-41.

Heel, Vital, Holtappels, Graule: : Flame Spray Synthesis of Nanostructured Perovskite-Composites for Fuel Cell Applications. . In: European Aerosol Conference, Salzburg, Austria, 2007,

Heel, Kasper: Production and Characterization of Pd/SiO2 Catalyst Nanoparticles from a Continuous MOCVS/MOCVD Aerosol Process at Atmospheric Pressure.. In: Aerosol Science and Technology, 39 2005, 1027-1037.

Kasper, Heel: Generation and Characterization of Composite Pd/SiO2 Catalysts by CVS/CVD in Continuous Gas Phase/Aerosol Process at Atmospheric Pressure. . In: EuroCVD 15, Bochum, Electrochemical Society Proceedings, 9 2005, 481-490.

Heel, G. Kasper: Online-Characterisation of Catalytic Palladium Structures on SiO2 Nanoparticles. In: European Aerosol Conference, Ghent, Belgium, 2005, 635.

Schlüter, Heel, Kojima, Weber, Kasper, Muhler: Totalsynthese eines geträgerten Katalysators aus der Gasphase durch CVS-/CVD-Techniken.. In: DECHEMA/GVC-Jahrestagung 2004, Chemie Ingenieur Technik, 9 2004, 1273-1274.

Heel, Schlüter, Weber, Muhler, Kasper: Catalytic Function and Synthesis of Pd/SiO2 Nanoparticles Produced by MOCVS/MOCVD. . In: Partec, 2004,

Heel, Kasper: Online-Charakterisierung von funktionellen Beschichtungen auf nanoskaligen Partikeln. . In: Fachausschuss Partikelmesstechnik, 2004,

Heel, Weber, Kasper: Synthesis of Pd/SiO2Nanocomposites via MOCVS / MOCVD. . In: Journal of Aerosol Science, Abstracts of EAC, 1 2003, 101.

Seipenbusch, Heel, Weber, Kasper: Determination of Coating Thickness of DEHS on Submicron Particles by Means of Low Pressure Impaction. . In: Chemical Engineering Technology, 1 2002, 77-82.

Paur, Baumbach, Baumann, Bologa, Förtsch, Heller, Heel, Kasper, Katzer, Klingel, Maas, Mätzing, Schaber, Seifert, Wende, Zuberbühler: Abatement of submicron particles from incineration plants.. In: International Aerosol Conference, 2002, 1251.

Heel, Seipenbusch, Weber, Kasper: Online Method for the Characterization of the Coating of Nanoparticles.. In: World Congress of Chemical Engineering, 2001, Abstracts 163.

Heel, Seipenbusch, Weber, Kasper: Characterization of the Coating of Nanoparticles.. In: Partec, , Book of Abstracts, 36 2001,

Seipenbusch, Heel, Weber, Kasper: Beurteilung der Beschichtung funktionalisierter nanoskaliger Partikeln.. In: Chemie Ingenieur Technik, 9 2001, 971.

Heel, Seipenbusch, Weber, Kasper: On-Line method for evaluation of nanoparticle coating. . In: Journal of Aerosol Science, 31 2000, 636.