Fundamentals of Energy Conversion Processes


A DFG Cluster of Excellence


  • Prof. Benjamin Fingerhut

Welcome Prof. Fingerhut!

Jul 4, 2022|

We warmly welcome the theoretical chemist Prof. Benjamin Fingerhut as new e-conversion member. All the best!

Mini-fuel cell uses the body’s sugar

May 24, 2022|

Jennifer Rupp and colleagues have developed a glucose fuel cell which converts sugar into electricity. This way the body's sugar could serve as an energy source for medicinal implants.

“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!


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 W Heindl, T Kodalle, N Fehn, L K Reb, S Liu, C Harder, M Abdelsamie, L Eyre, I D Sharp, S V Roth, P Müller-Buschbaum, A Kartouzian, C M Sutter-Fella, F Deschler

Strong Induced Circular Dichroism in a Hybrid Lead-Halide Semiconductor Using Chiral Amino Acids for Crystallite Surface Functionalization Journal Article

In: Advanced Optical Materials, vol. n/a, no. n/a, pp. 2200204, 2022, ISSN: 2195-1071.

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L Yao, A Rodríguez-Camargo, M Xia, D Mücke, R Guntermann, Y Liu, L Grunenberg, A Jiménez-Solano, S T Emmerling, V Duppel, K Sivula, T Bein, H Qi, U Kaiser, M Grätzel, B V Lotsch

Covalent Organic Framework Nanoplates Enable Solution-Processed Crystalline Nanofilms for Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Evolution Journal Article

In: Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 144, no. 23, pp. 10291-10300, 2022, ISSN: 0002-7863.

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