Fundamentals of Energy Conversion Processes


A DFG Cluster of Excellence


Second episode on air!

Sep 13, 2021|

We proudly present the second episode of the podcast of the German Clusters of Excellence. It is about Alzheimer´s, its origins, new insights and scientific questions. 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...


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

S Pratap, F Babbe, N S Barchi, Z Yuan, T Luong, Z Haber, T-B Song, J L Slack, C V Stan, N Tamura, C M Sutter-Fella, P Müller-Buschbaum

Out-of-equilibrium processes in crystallization of organic-inorganic perovskites during spin coating Journal Article

In: Nature Communications, 12 (1), pp. 5624, 2021, ISSN: 2041-1723.

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N Paul, J Huang, C Liu, T Lin, C Ouyang, Z Liu, C Chen, Z Chen, Z Weng, M Schwartzkopf, S V Roth, P Müller-Buschbaum, A Paul

Real-time observation of nucleation and growth of Au on CdSe quantum dot templates Journal Article

In: Scientific Reports, 11 (1), pp. 18777, 2021, ISSN: 2045-2322.

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M Poblet, R Berté, H D Boggiano, Y Li, E Cortés, G Grinblat, S A Maier, A V Bragas

Acoustic Coupling between Plasmonic Nanoantennas: Detection and Directionality of Surface Acoustic Waves Journal Article

In: ACS Photonics, 2021.

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