Doctoral Researchers

Denis Antipin

Electrocatalytic thin films
supervised by Dr. Marcel Risch

Alexander Arndt

Influence of electrocatalyst structure and cell design on electrochemical CO2
supervised by Dr. Matthew Mayer

Jakob Bombsch

Surfaces and interfaces of multinary compound semiconductor thin-film solar cell absorbers
supervised by Prof. Dr. Marcus Bär (HZB/FAU Erlangen) and Dr. Regan Wilks (HZB)

Radu Bors

Conceptualisation and realisation of a highly efficient solar water splitting tandem integrated device using wide-bandgap metal oxide and silicon absorbers
supervised by Prof. Dr. Rutger Schlatmann (HZB/HTW Berlin) and Dr. Sonya Calnan (HZB)

Haider Haseeb

Charge and Heat Carrier Transfer across Interfaces in Structured Thermoelectric Materials
supervised by PD Dr. Klaus Habicht (HZB/U Potsdam) and Dr. Thommy Hofmann

Dennis Hein

In-operando photoelectron spectroscopy studies of photocatalytic processes relevant for water splitting 
supervised by Dr. Robert Seidel

Rowshanak Irani

Photoelechtrochemical studies on anion-doped metal oxide photoanodes modified with manganese- and cobalt-oxide water oxidation catalysts
supervised by Prof. Dr. Roel van de Krol (HZB/TU Berlin) and Dr. Fatwa Abdi

Silvio Künstner

EPR on chip für die in-situ Charakterisierung von Energiematerialien
supervised by Prof. Dr. Klaus Lips (HZB/FU Berlin)

Mavjor Mack

Study of 2D semiconductor lateral multi-junctions for photovoltaic applications
supervised by Prof. Dr. Norbert Nickel (HZB/TU Berlin) and Dr. Yutsung Tsai

Hong Hai Nguyen

Thermal and electronic transport in oxidic thermoelectric model materials
supervised by PD Dr. Klaus Habicht (HZB/U Potsdam) and Dr. Tommy Hofmann

Nathan Nicholson

Development of heterocontacts for high efficient Silicon solar cells
supervised by Prof. Dr. Bernd Rech (HZB/TU Berlin) and Dr. Lars Korte

Sara Niedenzu

Structural trends in wide bandgap Cu-Zn-IV-chalcogenide based semiconductors
supervised by Prof. Dr. Susan Schorr (HZB/FU Berlin) and Dr. Galina Gurieva

Aleksandra Nikolaeva

Structure-property relationships in Cu(In,Ga)Se2 solar cells by scanning electron and scanning probe microscopy
supervised by PD Dr. Daniel Abou-Ras (HZB/TU Berlin)

Bruno Pescara

Synthesis and characterization of group IV nanomaterials for high temperature thermoelectric applications
supervised by Prof. Dr. Simone Raoux (HZB/HU Berlin) and Dr. Katherine Ann Mazzio

Andrei Petsiuk

Investigation of charge carrier Dynamics of novel multinary compounds by Thz-Spectroscopy
supervised by Prof. Dr. Susan Schorr (HZB/FU Berlin) and Dr. Thomas Unold

Raphael Präg

Datenbankbasierte Vorhersage und experimentelle Verifizierung von Bandstruktur, optischen und elektronischen Struktureigenschaften ternärer Metalloxide für die Erzeugung solarer Brennstoffe
supervised by Prof. Dr. Roel van de Krol (HZB/TU Berlin)

Rubio Govea Rodrigo

Hybrid Polymer/naoparticle composites for near room temperature thermoelectric applications
supervised by Prof. Dr. Simone Raoux (HZB/HU Berlin) and Dr. Katherine Ann Mazzio

Martin Schellenberger

Structure-function correlation in binary and ternary compounds for water splitting
supervised by Dr. Robert Seidel

Markus Schleuning

Understanding Carrier Dynamics in Wide-Bandgap Absorbers
supervised by Prof. Dr. Roel van de Krol (HZB/TU Berlin) and Dr. Dennis Friedrich

Patrick Schnell

Development of oxide-based tandem device for solar water splitting
supervised by Prof. Dr. Roel van de Krol (HZB/TU Berlin) and Dr. Fatwa Abdi

Ekaterina Shabratova

to be handed in later
supervised by Prof. Dr. Klaus Lips (HZB/FU Berlin)

Sasho Stojkovikj

Chemical and physical insight into overcoming barriers in CO2 conversion
supervised by Dr. Matthew Mayer

Donald Valenta

Interface analysis of thin-film photovoltaic device structure
supervised by Prof. Dr. Marcus Bär (HZB/FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg)

Marianne van der Merwe

Characterization of the chemical and electronic structure of OER catalysts under operating conditions
supervised by Prof. Dr. Marcus Bär (HZB/FAU Erlangen-Nurnberg)

Javier Villalobos Porras

X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy on Catalytic Oxides
supervised by Prof. Dr. Roel van de Krol (HZB/TU Berlin) and Dr. Marcel Risch

Zhenyu Wang

Phase Relations in Zn-Group IV-nitrides wide gap semiconductors
supervised by Prof. Dr. Susan Schorr (HZB/FU Berlin)/ Prof. Dr. Martin Lerch (TU Berlin) and Dr. Joachim Beternitz

Garlef Wartner

X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy studies of the electronic structure at the electrolyte-anode interface of photoelectrochemical cells
supervised by Dr. Robert Seidel

Enggar Wibowo

Operando spectroscopy of phosphorus species at the Pt electrode/electrolyte interface in HT-PEM fuel cells
supervised by Prof. Dr. Marcus Bär (HZB/FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg)