Fundamentals of Energy Conversion Processes


A DFG Cluster of Excellence


Soak up the sunlight and swim in the dark

Oct 13, 2020|

Microswimmers are particles that activly move in liquids when supplied with energy. By a new light charging mechanism, they can now move in the dark and get interesting for medicine.

Congratulations Professor Barbara Lechner!

Oct 2, 2020|

On October 1st, 2020, our member Barbara Lechner, started her new position as W2 tenure track professor. We wish her all the best!

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Data & Zoom
This new event series with short scientific talks is set up from students for students to get to know each other and facilitate the interdisciplinary and cooperative work.
11th International Conference on Quantum Dots
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This conference offers a great platform for experts to discuss fundamentals, materials and applications regarding quantum dots. 
VIU Venedig
e-conversion conference 2021
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Unfortunately we had to cancel our conference planned for September 2020. All the more we are looking forward to welcome our guests in Venice in September 2021!

Recent Publications

A Auer, M Andersen, E-M Wernig, N G Hörmann, N Buller, K Reuter, J Kunze-Liebhäuser

Self-activation of copper electrodes during CO electro-oxidation in alkaline electrolyte Journal Article

In: Nature Catalysis, 2020, ISSN: 2520-1158.

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H Y Qi, H Sahabudeen, B K Liang, M Polozij, M A Addicoat, T E Gorelik, M Hambsch, M Mundszinger, S Park, B V Lotsch, S C B Mannsfeld, Z K Zheng, R H Dong, T Heine, X L Feng, U Kaiser

Near-atomic-scale observation of grain boundaries in a layer-stacked two-dimensional polymer Journal Article

In: Science Advances, 6 (33), 2020, ISSN: 2375-2548.

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J Eichhorn, S E Reyes-Lillo, S Roychoudhury, S Sallis, J Weis, D M Larson, J K Cooper, I D Sharp, D Prendergast, F M Toma

Revealing Nanoscale Chemical Heterogeneities in Polycrystalline Mo-BiVO(4)Thin Films Journal Article

In: Small, 2020, ISSN: 1613-6810.

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