Publications 2016

Abdi, F.F.; Berglund, S.P.; van de Krol, R.: Multinary Metal Oxide Photoelectrodes. In: Sixto Giménez, Juan Bisquert [Ed.] : Photoelectrochemical Solar Fuel Production : From Basic Principles to Advanced Devices. Springer, 2016. - ISBN 978-3-319-29639-5, p. 355-391

Antony, R.P.; Bassi, P.S.; Abdi, F.F.; Chiam, S.Y.; Ren, Y.; Barber, J.; Loo, J.S.C.; Wong, L.H.: Electrospun Mo-BiVO4 for Efficient Photoelectrochemical Water Oxidation: Direct Evidence of Improved Hole Diffusion Length and Charge separation. Electrochimica Acta 211 (2016), p. 173-182

Azarpira, A.; Pfrommer, J.; Olech, K.; Höhn, C.; Driess, M.; Stannowski, B.; Schedel-Niedrig, T.; Lublow, M.: Correction: Optimized immobilization of ZnO: Co electrocatalysts realizes 5% efficiency in photo-assisted splitting of water. Journal of Materials Chemistry A 4 (2016), p. 3154
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Azarpira, A.; Pfrommer, J.; Olech, K.; Höhn, C.; Driess, M.; Stannowski, B.; Schedel-Niedrig, T.; Lublow, M.: Optimized immobilization of ZnO:Co electrocatalysts realizes 5% efficiency in photoassisted splitting of water. Journal of Materials Chemistry A 4 (2016), p. 3082-3090

Azarpira, A.; Schedel-Niedrig, T.; Lewerenz, H.J.; Lublow, M.: Sustained Water Oxidation by Direct Electrosynthesis of Ultrathin Organic Protection Films on Silicon : Dedicated to Prof. Martha Ch. Lux-Steiner on the occasion of her 65th birthday. Advanced Energy Materials 6 (2016), p. 1502314/1-7

Berglund, S.; Abdi, F.; Bogdanoff, P.; Chemsseddine, A.; Friedrich, D.; van de Krol, R.: Comprehensive Evaluation of CuBi2O4 as a Photocathode Material for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting. Chemistry of Materials 28 (2016), p. 4231-4242

Bogdanoff, P.; Stellmach, D.; Gabriel, O.; Stannowski, B.; Schlatmann, R.; van de Krol, R.; Fiechter, S.: Artificial Leaf for Solar Water Splitting based on a Triple–Junction Thin Film Solar Cell and a PEDOT:PSS / Catalyst Blend . Energy Technology 4 (2016), p. 230–241

Brieger, Claudia: Untersuchung der CO-Adsorption an oxidgeträgerten Platinkatalysatoren für PEM-Brennstoffzellen mittels in-situ DRIFTS, XAS und Zyklovoltammetrie = Investigation on CO adsorption of oxide supported Platinum nanoparticles for PEM fuel cells with in-situ DRIFTS, XAS and cyclic voltammetry. , 2016
Freie Universität Berlin
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Brunken, S.; Wollgarten, M.; Ellmer, K.: Analysis of the early stages of the rapid, nickel-assisted crystallization of WS2 films. Journal of Applied Physics 120 (2016), p. 165307/1-4

Chemseddine, A.; Ullrich, K.; Mete, T.; Abdi, F. F.; van de Krol, R.: Solution-processed multilayered BiVO4 photoanodes: influence of intermediate heat treatments on the photoactivity. Journal of Materials Chemistry A 4 (2016), p. 1723-1728

Cho, S.; Jang, J.-W.; Li, L.; Jian, J.; Wang, H.; Macmanus-Driscoll, J.: Self-Assembled Heteroepitaxial Oxide Nanocomposite for Photoelectrochemical Solar Water Oxidation. Chemistry of Materials 28 (2016), p. 3017-3023
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Chu, J.P.; Endo, T.; Ellmer, K.; Gessert, T.; Ginley, D.: Preface: Thin Solid Films Topical Special Issue on ZnO related transparent conductive oxides Preface. Thin Solid Films 605 (2016), p. 1-1
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Delgado, Á.; Carrique, F.; Roa, R.; Ruiz-Reina, E.: Recent developments in electrokinetics of salt-free concentrated suspensions. Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science 24 (2016), p. 32-43

Didden, A.; Hillebrand, P.; Wollgarten, M.; Dam, B.; van de Krol, R.: Deposition of conductive TiN shells on SiO2 nanoparticles with a fluidized bed ALD reactor. Journal of Nanoparticle Research 18 (2016), p. 35/1-11

Dobrich, A.; Schwarzburg, K.; Hannappel, T.: Interface analysis on MOVPE grown InP-GaInAs-InP double heterostructures for application in infrared solar cells. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 148 (2016), p. 25-29

Ellmer, K.; Bikowski, A.: Intrinsic and extrinsic doping of ZnO and ZnO alloys. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 49 (2016), p. 413002/1-33

Eriksson, S.K.; Hahlin, M.; Axnanda, S.; Crumlin, E.; Wilks, R.; Odelius, M.; Eriksson, A.I.K.; Liu, Z.; Ahlund, J.; Hagfeldt, A.; Starr, D.E.; Baer, M.; Rensmo, H.; Siegbahn, H.: In-Situ Probing of H2O Effects on a Ru-Complex Adsorbed on TiO2 Using Ambient Pressure Photoelectron Spectroscopy. Topics in Catalysis 59 (2016), p. 583-590
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Fiechter, S.: Photoelectrochemical Water Decomposition. In: Detlef Stolten and Bernd Emonts [Ed.] : Hydrogen Science and Engineering: Materials, Processes, Systems and Technology. Weinheim: Wiley, 2016. - ISBN 978-3-527-33238-0, p. 439-459

Fiechter, S.: Artificial Photosynthesis - An Inorganic Approach. In: edited by Bruno Robert [Ed.] : Artificial Photosynthesis. Elsevier, 2016 (Advances in Botanical Research ; 79). - ISBN 978-0-12-803289-3, p. 99-128

Fiechter, S.: Photoelectrochemical Water Decomposition. In: D. Stolten and B. Edmonts [Ed.] : Hydrogen Science and Engineering : Materials, Processes, Systems and Technology / volume 1. WILEY-VCH, 2016. - ISBN 978-3-527-33238-0, p. 441-459
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Gong, H.; Freudenberg, N.; Nie, M.; van de Krol, R.; Ellmer, K.: BiVO4 photoanodes for water splitting with high injection efficiency, deposited by reactive magnetron co-sputtering. AIP Advances 6 (2016), p. 045108/1-8
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Gurudayal, ; Jeong, D.; Jin, K.; Ahn, H.-Y.; Boix, P.P.; Abdi, F.F.; Mathews, N.; Nam, K.T.; Wong, L.H.: Highly Active MnO Catalysts Integrated onto Fe2O3 Nanorods for Efficient Water Splitting. Advanced Materials Interfaces 3 (2016), p. 1600176/1-7

Hempel, H.; Dennler, G.; Müller, S.; Larramona, G.; Eichberger, R.; Unold, T.: Charge Carrier Dynamics in Cu2ZnSn(S/Se)4 Thin Film Solar Cells measured by Time Resolved Terahertz and Microwave Spectroscopy. In: 2016 41st International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz waves (IRMMW-THz), 25-30 Sept. 2016 . IEEE, 2016. - ISBN 978-1-4673-8485-8, p. 1-2
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Hempel, H.; Redinger, A.; Repins, I.; Moisan, C.; Larramona, G.; Dennler, G.; Handwerg, M.; Fischer, S.F.; Eichberger, R.; Unold, T.: Intragrain charge transport in kesterite thin films - limits arising from carrier localization. Journal of Applied Physics 120 (2016), p. 175302/1-6
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Herrmann-Geppert, I.; Bogdanoff, P.; Emmler, T.; Dittrich, T.; Radnik, J.; Klassen, T.; Gutzmann, H.; Schieda, M.: Cold gas spraying – A promising technique for photoelectrodesThe example TiO2. Catalysis Today 260 (2016), p. 140-147

Hu, Y.; Boudoire, F.; Herrmann-Geppert, I.; Bogdanoff, P.; Tsekouras, G.; Mun, B.S.; Fortunato, G.; Graetzel, M.; Braun, A.: Molecular Origin and Electrochemical Influence of Capacitive Surface States on Iron Oxide Photoanodes. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 120 (2016), p. 3250-3258

Ioannidou, K.; Kanduc, M.; Li, L.; Frenkel, D.; Dobnikar, J.; Del Gado, E.: The crucial effect of early-stage gelation on the mechanical properties of cement hydrates. Nature Communications 7 (2016), p. 12106/1-9
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Jia, L.; Bogdanoff, P.; Ramirez-Caro, A.; Bloeck, U.; Stellmach, D.; Fiechter, S.: Fe2O3 Porous Film with Single Grain Layer for Photoelectrochemical Water Oxidation: Reducing of Grain Boundary Effect. Advanced Materials Interfaces 3 (2016), p. 1500434/1-7

Kamimura, J.; Bogdanoff, P.; Corfdir, P.; Brandt, O.; Riechert, H.; Geelhaar, L.: Broad Band Light Absorption and High Photocurrent of (In,Ga)N Nanowire Photoanodes Resulting from a Radial Stark Effect. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 8 (2016), p. 34490-34496

Kamimura, J.; Bogdanoff, P.; Ramsteiger, M.; Geelhaar, L.; Riechert, H.: Photoelectrochemical properties of InN nanowire photoelectrodes for solar water splitting. Semiconductor Science and Technology 31 (2016), p. 074001/1-6

Kanduc, M.; Schlaich, A.; Schneck, E.; Netz, R.: Water-Mediated Interactions between Hydrophilic and Hydrophobic Surfaces. Langmuir 32 (2016), p. 8767-8782
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Kim, J.H.; Jang, J.-W.; Jo, Y.H.; Abdi, F.F.; Lee, Y.H.; van de Krol, R.; Lee, J.S.: Hetero-type dual photoanodes for unbiased solar water splitting with extended light harvesting. Nature Communications 7 (2016), p. 13380/1-9
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Kirner, S.; Bogdanoff, P.; Stannowski, B.; van de Krol, R.; Rech, B.; Schlatmann, R.: Architectures for scalable integrated photo driven catalytic devices - A concept study. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 41 (2016), p. 20823-20831

Kirner, S.; Sarajan, H.; Azarpira, A.; Schedel-Niedrig, T.; Stannowski, B.; Rech, B.; Schlatmann, R.: Wafer Surface Tuning for a-Si:H/μc-Si:H/c-Si Triple Junction Solar Cells for Application in Water Splitting. Energy Procedia 102 (2016), p. 126-135
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Kramm, U.; Fiechter, S.; Bogdanoff, P.: FeN4 complexes in graphene match Pt for fuel cell catalysts. Fuel Cells Bulletin 2016 (2016), p. 14

Kramm, U.; Zana, A.; Vosch, T.; Fiechter, S.; Arenz, M.; Schmeißer, D.: On the structural composition and stability of Fe–N–C catalysts prepared by an intermediate acid leaching. Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry 20 (2016), p. 969-981

Kramm, U.I.; Herrmann-Geppert, I.; Behrends, J.; Lips, K.; Fiechter, S.; Bogdanoff, P.: On an Easy Way To Prepare Metal–Nitrogen Doped Carbon with Exclusive Presence of MeN4-type Sites Active for the ORR. Journal of the American Chemical Society 138 (2016), p. 635-640

Lin, X.; Klenk, R.; Wang, L.; Köhler, T.; Albert, J.; Fiechter, S.; Ennaoui, A.; Lux-Steiner, M.Ch.: 11.3% efficiency Cu(In,Ga)(S,Se)2 thin film solar cells via drop-on-demand inkjet printing. Energy & Environmental Science 9 (2016), p. 2037-2043

Ma, Y.; Mesa, C.A.; Pastor, E.; Kafizas, A.; Francas, L.; Le Formal, F.; Pendlebury, S.R.; Durrant, J.R.: Rate Law Analysis of Water Oxidation and Hole Scavenging on a BiVO4 Photoanode. ACS Energy Letters 1 (2016), p. 618-623
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Mohanty, P.; Nöjd, S.; Bergman, M.; Nägele, G.; Arrese-Igor, S.; Alegria, A.; Roa, R.; Schurtenberger, P.; Dhont, J.: Dielectric spectroscopy of ionic microgel suspensions. Soft Matter 12 (2016), p. 9705-9727
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Palczynski, K.; Herrmann, P.; Heimel, G.; Dzubiella, J.: Characterization of step-edge barrier crossing of para-sexiphenyl on the ZnO (1010) surface. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 18 (2016), p. 25329-25341

Prohl, C.; Doescher, H.; Kleinschmidt, P.; Hannappel, T.; Lenz, A.: Cross-sectional scanning tunneling microscopy of antiphase boundaries in epitaxially grown GaP layers on Si(001). Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology A 34 (2016), p. 031102/1-4

Rengachari, M.; Bikowski, A.; Ellmer, K.: Defect analysis by transmission electron microscopy of epitaxial Al-doped ZnO films grown on (0001) ZnO and a-sapphire by RF magnetron sputtering. Journal of Applied Physics 120 (2016), p. 015305/1-8

Roa, R.; Menne, D.; Riest, J.; Buzatu, P.; Zholkovskiy, E.; Dhont, J.; Wessling, M.; Nägele, G.: Ultrafiltration of charge-stabilized dispersions at low salinity. Soft Matter 12 (2016), p. 4638-4653

Seeger, S.; Ellmer, K.; Weise, M.; Gogova, D.; Abou-Ras, D.; Mientus, R.: Reactive magnetron sputtering of Nb-doped TiO2 films: relation between structure, composition and electrical properties. Thin Solid Films 605 (2016), p. 44-52

Seeger, S.; Ellmer, K.; Weise, M.; Reck, J.; Mientus, R.: Voltage-controlled reactive magnetron sputtering of Nb-doped TiO2 films: Electrical and optical properties. MRS Advances 1 (2016), p. 3139-3144

Selvaraj, J.; Gupta, S.; Anand, R.; Fiechter, S.; Subramanian, .V.: How Beneficial is Reduced Graphene Oxide (RGO) for Long-Term Photo Generated Charge Transport in Bismuth Titanate – RGO nanocomposite Films? Journal of The Electrochemical Society 163 (2016), p. H147-H153

Sippel, P.; Heitz, S.; Elagin, M.; Semtsiv, M.; Eichberger, R.; Masselink, T.; Hannappel, T.; Schwarzburg, K.: Concept and demonstration of an intermediate band tandem device for solar energy conversion. Progress in Photovoltaics 24 (2016), p. 307–314

Sivula, K.; van de Krol, R.: Semiconducting materials for photoelectrochemical energy conversion. Nature Reviews. Materials 1 (2016), p. 15010/1-17

Smirnov, V.; Lambertzl, A.; Moll, S.; Baer, M.; Starr, D. E.; Wilks, R. G.; Gorgoi, M.; Heidt, A.; Luysberg, M.; Hollaender, B.; Finger, F.: Doped microcrystalline silicon oxide alloys for silicon-based photovoltaics: Optoelectronic properties, chemical composition, and structure studied by advanced characterization techniques. Physica Status Solidi A 213 (2016), p. 1814-1820

Tapia, C.; Berglund, S.; Friedrich, D.; Dittrich, T.; Bogdanoff, P.; Liu, Y.; Levcenko, S.; Unold, T.; Conesa, J.; Lacey, A.; Pita, M.; Fiechter, S.: Synthesis and Characterization of V-Doped β-In2S3 Thin Films on FTO Substrates. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 120 (2016), p. 28753-28761
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Xu, X.; Kanduc, M.; Wu, J.; Dzubiella, J.: Potential of mean force and transient states in polyelectrolyte pair complexation. The Journal of Chemical Physics 145 (2016), p. 034901/1-10

Zachäus, Carolin: Water oxidation catalysts: mechanism and their interaction at the semiconductor-electrolyte interface. , 2016
TU Berlin
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Zhou, S.; Sun, H.; Cheng, L.; Dzubiella, J.; Li, B.; McCammon, J.: Stochastic level-set variational implicit-solvent approach to solute-solvent interfacial fluctuations. The Journal of Chemical Physics 145 (2016), p. 054114/1-11

Ziwritsch, M.; Müller, S.; Hempel, H.; Unold, T.; Abdi, F.F.; van de Krol, R.; Friedrich, D.; Eichberger, R.: Direct Time-Resolved Observation of Carrier Trapping and Polaron Conductivity in BiVO4. ACS Energy Letters 1 (2016), p. 888-894

de Souza Lucas, F.W.; Welch, A.W.; Baranowski, L.L.; Dippo, P.C.; Hempel, H.; Unold, T.; Eichberger, R.; Blank, B.; Rau, U.; Mascaro, L.H.; Zakutayev, A.: Effects of Thermochemical Treatment on CuSbS2 Photovoltaic Absorber Quality and Solar Cell Reproducibility. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 120 (2016), p. 18377-18385