Fundamentals of Energy Conversion Processes


A DFG Cluster of Excellence


New e-conversion student board

Apr 27, 2021|

We congratulate the newly elected student board of our Graduate Program! And we are looking forward to your ideas for talks, workshops and other events - hopefully many of them taking place in the real world again...

Molecular tuning: Evolution in fast forward

Apr 22, 2021|

Biologists led by e-conversion member Dario Leister want to give photosynthesis a helping hand. To increase crop yields, they are using algae to accelerate the genetic adaptation of crop plants to changing environmental conditions.

Women in Science – Video series

Apr 13, 2021|

“You are a professor? And in chemistry?” If the hairdresser would have been equally surprised when not a woman but a man had mentioned this as profession? See what else Corinna Hess has experienced as being a female scientist.

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Graduate Program "KickOff 2021"
The newly elected student board invites to the virtual "KickOff 2021" meeting of the e-conversion Graduate Program.
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

L Zhu, Y Lin, K Liu, E Cortés, H Li, J Hu, A Yamaguchi, X Liu, M Miyauchi, J Fu, M Liu

Tuning the intermediate reaction barriers by a CuPd catalyst to improve the selectivity of CO2 electroreduction to C2 products Journal Article

In: Chinese Journal of Catalysis, 42 (9), pp. 1500-1508, 2021, ISSN: 1872-2067.

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J Lenz, A M Seiler, F R Geisenhof, F Winterer, K Watanabe, T Taniguchi, R T Weitz

High-Performance Vertical Organic Transistors of Sub-5 nm Channel Length Journal Article

In: Nano Letters, 2021, ISSN: 1530-6984.

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L Katzenmeier, L Carstensen, S J Schaper, P Müller-Buschbaum, A S Bandarenka

Characterization and Quantification of Depletion and Accumulation Layers in Solid-State Li+-Conducting Electrolytes Using In Situ Spectroscopic Ellipsometry Journal Article

In: Advanced Materials, pp. e2100585, 2021, ISSN: 0935-9648.

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