Fundamentals of Energy Conversion Processes


A DFG Cluster of Excellence


Science Podcast on air!

Sep 13, 2021|

We proudly present the podcast of the German Clusters of Excellence. The first episode is about humans, robots and the role of the internet in between. Listen in!

First steps toward science

Jul 21, 2021|

At the Kunstareal-Fest we offered an experiment booth for kids. Enthusiastically they built batteries with lemons, pickles or graphite. The next generation of experts in renewable energy is growing up!

Excellent overview of an aspiring research field

Jul 20, 2021|

"Plasmonic Catalysis: From Fundamentals to Applications" is the title of a brand-new book by e-conversion member Emiliano Cortes and his colleague Pedro H.H. Camargo. Have a look...


Sustainable Energy Use in Mobility
Join the last talk of our Lecture Series "Energy of the Future" - this time with experts on eMobility and mobility research. Online and hopefully also on-site at the LMU Center for Advanced Studies (CAS).
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The Munich science festival offers experiments, workshops and discussion. And we are part of it: Come and visit the joint booth of e-conversion and the other Munich Clusters of Excellence!
Save the Date: Graduate Retreat 2021
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Our graduate students had to wait long enough... Now the student board happily announces their e-conversion winter retreat in November 2021 in Ettal.


Recent Publications

M Pfeiffer, K Trofymchuk, S Ranallo, F Ricci, F Steiner, F Cole, V Glembockyte, P Tinnefeld

Single Antibody Detection in a DNA Origami Nanoantenna Journal Article

In: iScience, pp. 103072, 2021, ISSN: 2589-0042.

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D Böhm, M Beetz, C Gebauer, M Bernt, J Schröter, M Kornherr, F Zoller, T Bein, D Fattakhova-Rohlfing

Highly conductive titania supported iridium oxide nanoparticles with low overall iridium density as OER catalyst for large-scale PEM electrolysis Journal Article

In: Applied Materials Today, 24 , pp. 101134, 2021, ISSN: 2352-9407.

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J Eichhorn, S P Lechner, C-M Jiang, G Folchi Heunecke, F Munnik, I D Sharp

Indirect bandgap, optoelectronic properties, and photoelectrochemical characteristics of high-purity Ta3N5 photoelectrodes Journal Article

In: Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2021, ISSN: 2050-7488.

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