Dr. Ibrahim Ahmet

Dr. Ibrahim Ahmet

Institut Solare Brennstoffe

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2012-16: PhD in Chemistry, University of Bath, UK.

Lead Supervisor: Dr Andrew L. Johnson, Co-Supervisors: Prof. Laurence Peter, Prof. Mike Hill and Prof. Kieran Molloy.

Thesis title: An Inverstigation of Tin Chalcogenide Precursors and Thin Film Materials for Applications in Energy Harvesting Devices

2011-2012: MRes. in Sustainable Chemical Technologies, Centre for Sustainable Chemical Technologies, Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, UK.

2008-2011: BSc. in Natural Sciences, University of Bath, UK.

Research skills:

AA-CVD, AP-CVD and Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD), Air Sensitive Inorganic Synthesis, Single Crystal X-Ray Diffraction, Powder XRD, Electron Microscopy, Semiconductor photo-electrochemistry, Electrocatalysis, Transient optoelectronic characterisations, Inorganic Thin Film Photovoltaics, and Solar water splitting.


3. Joseph R. Thompson, Ibbi Y. Ahmet, Andrew L. Johnson and Gabriele Kociok-Kohn. Tin(IV) Chalcogenide Complexes: Single Source Precursors for SnS, SnSe and SnTe Nanoparticle Synthesis. Berichte der deutschen chemischen Gesellschaft, 2016,  28, pp. 4711–4720. DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201600790

2. Antonio Noguera-Díaz, Nuno Bimbo, Leighton T. Holyfield, Ibbi Y. Ahmet, Valeska P Ting and Timothy J. Mays. Structure-property relationships in metal-organic frameworks for hydrogen storage. Colloids and Surfaces A Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 2015,  496, pp. 77-85. DOI: 10.1016/j.colsurfa.2015.11.061.

1. Ibbi Y. Ahmet, Michael S. Hill, Andrew L. Johnson, Laurence M. Peter. Polymorph-Selective Deposition of High Purity SnS Thin Films from a Single Source Precursor. Chemistry of Materials, 2015, 27(22), pp 7680–7688. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b03220.