Fundamentals of Energy Conversion Processes


A DFG Cluster of Excellence


“Ferien for the Future”

May 17, 2022|

During the BMBF funded Easter holiday program "Ferien for the Future", the young scientists had a lot of fun experimenting with solar, water and wind energy. There are still free places for the Whitsun and summer holidays!

Guess and win

May 10, 2022|

Find the right answer and win a USB digital microscope with a resolution of up to 1000-fold!

In search of the perfect battery

May 10, 2022|

The e-conversion episode of the podcast "Exzellent erklärt" is now on air - starring Prof. Bettina Lotsch and Sina Stegmaier talking about the batteries of the future. Listen in!


Symposium: Data science powered high-throughput experimentation
This event with speakers from research and industry will be dealing with the autonomous discovery of new materials for catalysis and energy. It will take place online on 23 May 2022.
Symposium: Advancing Catalysis Science
The TUM Catalysis Research Center announces the Dr. Karl Wamsler Innovation Award Symposium on 25 May 2022 honoring the awardees Yang-Shao Horn (MIT) and Kyoko Nozaki (Univ. Tokyo).
Energy 22 - Holidays for the future
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Developing future scenarios and revising quite incidentally physics and chemistry knowledge? Possible during the Pentecost and summer holiday program for pupils in grades 8-10 organized by e-conversion and partners.
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Visit our booth at the Munich science festival FORSCHA on 24-26 June 2022 and find hands-on experiments and information about the lastest energy research of our scientists.
Conference for young nanoscientists
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Want to listen and talk to two nanoscience Nobel laureates??? Then join the International Nanoscience Students Conference in Munich with talks, poster sessions, workshops, an opportunity fair,...
VIU Venedig
e-conversion conference 2022
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We are looking forward to our e-conversion conference in Venice in October 2022! Keep your fingers crossed that it can actually take place on site...


Recent Publications

S Tu, T Tian, A Lena Oechsle, S Yin, X Jiang, W Cao, N Li, M A Scheel, L K Reb, S Hou, A S Bandarenka, M Schwartzkopf, S V Roth, P Müller-Buschbaum

Improvement of the thermoelectric properties of PEDOT:PSS films via DMSO addition and DMSO/salt post-treatment resolved from a fundamental view Journal Article

In: Chemical Engineering Journal, vol. 429, pp. 132295, 2022, ISSN: 1385-8947.

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M P S Rodrigues, A H B Dourado, K Krischer, S I C Torresi

Gold–rhodium nanoflowers for the plasmon enhanced ethanol electrooxidation under visible light for tuning the activity and selectivity Journal Article

In: Electrochimica Acta, vol. 420, pp. 140439, 2022, ISSN: 0013-4686.

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A Stefancu, L Nan, L Zhu, V Chiș, I Bald, M Liu, N Leopold, S A Maier, E Cortes

Controlling Plasmonic Chemistry Pathways through Specific Ion Effects Journal Article

In: Advanced Optical Materials, vol. n/a, no. n/a, pp. 2200397, 2022, ISSN: 2195-1071.

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