Michael Rebarchik

Position title: Graduate Student

Email: rebarchik@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 263-0566

2740 Engineering Hall


B.S. Chemical Engineering
Oregon State University


Awarded North American Catalysis Society Kokes Travel Award (2022)
Awarded Bird-Stewart-Lightfoot Wisconsin Distinguished Graduate Fellowship (2021)
Awarded Donald E. Baldovin Graduate Fellowship (2018)


  1. Effects of Water Addition to Isopropanol for Hydrogenation of Compounds Derived from 5-Hydroxymethyl Furfural over Pd, Ru, and Cu Catalysts”, E. Gilcher, H. Chang, M. Rebarchik, G. W. Huber, and J. A. Dumesic, ACS Catalysis 12, 10186 (2022). [DOI]
  2. How Noninnocent Spectator Species Improve the Oxygen Reduction Activity of Single-atom Catalysts: Microkinetic Models from First-principles Calculations”, M. Rebarchik, S. Bhandari, T. Kropp, and M. Mavrikakis, ACS Catalysis 10, 9129 (2020). [DOI]
  3. On the Active Site for Electrocatalytic Water Splitting on Late Transition Metals Embedded in Graphene”, T. E. Kropp, M. Rebarchik, and M. Mavrikakis, Catalysis Science & Technology 9, 6793 (2019). [DOI]