Alumni

2022

Hanna Cramer

Group: Prof. S. Schulz,  Faculty of Inorganic Chemistry, Universität Duisburg-Essen

Title of Thesis: Rational Design of Transition Metal Complexes for the Catalytic Reduction of Carbon Dioxide: A Synthetic, Spectroscopic, and Computational Approach (MPI CEC)

Publications

Cramer, H. H.; Ye, S.; Neese, F.; Werlé, C.; Leitner, W., Cobalt-catalyzed hydrosilylation of carbon dioxide to the formic acid, formaldehyde, and methanol level - How to control the catalytic network? JACS Au 2021, 1, 2058-2069, https://doi.org/10.1021/jacsau.1c00350.

Cramer, H. H.; Chatterjee, B.; Weyhermüller, T.; Werlé, C.; Leitner, W., Controlling the product platform of carbon dioxide reduction: adaptive catalytic hydrosilylation of CO2 using a molecular cobalt(II) triazine complex. Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2020, 59, 15674 –15681, https://doi.org/10.1002/anie.202004463. German Edition: Angew. Chem. 2020, 132, 15804-15811, https://doi:10.1002/ange.202004463.

Julia Krüger

Group: Prof. S. Schulz,  Faculty of Inorganic Chemistry, Universität Duisburg-Essen

Title of Thesis: Ga-Substituted Pnictinidenes and Gallapnictenes: Suitable Synthons for Various Open-Shell and Closed-Shell Species
(Universität Duisburg-Essen)

Publications

Krüger, J.; Haak, J.; Wölper, C.; Cutsail, G. E.; Haberhauer, G.; Schulz, S., Single-electron oxidation of carbene-coordinated pnictinidenes–entry into heteroleptic radical cations and metalloid clusters. Inorg. Chem. 2022, 61, 5878-5884, https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.inorgchem.2c00249.

Krüger, J.; Wölper, C.; Auer, A.; Schulz, S., Formation and cleavage of a Sb–Sb double bond: from carbene-coordinated distibenes to stibinidenes. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2022, e202100960, https://doi.org/10.1002/ejic.202100960.

Krüger, J.; Wölper, C.; Schulz, S., From π-bonded gallapnictenes to nucleophilic, redox-active metal-coordinated pnictanides. Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 2021, 60, 3572-3575, https://doi.org/10.1002/anie.202013618. German Edition: Angew. Chem., 2021, 60, 3615-3618, https://doi.org/10.1002/ange.202013618.

Krüger, J.; Wölper, C.; Schulz, S., Stepwise Bi-Bi bond formation - From a Bi-centered radical to Bi4 butterfly and Bi8 cuneane-type clusters. Inorg. Chem. 2020, 59, 11142-11151, https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.inorgchem.0c01657.

Krüger, J.; Wölper, C.; John, L.; Song, L.; Schreiner, P. R.; Schulz, S., Syntheses, structures, and bonding analyses of carbene-stabilized stibinidenes. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2019, 2019, 1669-1678, https://doi.org/10.1002/ejic.201900167.

Sarah Salloum

Group: Prof. S. Schulz,  Faculty of Inorganic Chemistry, Universität Duisburg-Essen

Title of Thesis: Synthesis and Evaluation of Thermoelectric Group 15 Chalcogenide Nanomaterials
(Universität Duisburg-Essen)

Publications

Izadi, S.; Han, J. W.; Salloum, S.; Wolff, U.; Schnatmann, L.; Asaithambi, A.; Matschy, S.; Schlörb, H.; Reith, H.; Perez, N.; Nielsch, K.; Schulz, S.; Mittendorff, M.; Schierning, G., Interface-dominated topological transport in nanograined bulk Bi2Te3. Small 2021, 17, 2103281, https://doi.org/10.1002/smll.202103281.

Salloum, S.; Bendt, G.; Heidelmann, M.; Loza, K.; Bayesteh, S.; Sepideh Izadi, M.; Kawulok, P.; He, R.; Schlörb, H.; Perez, N.; Reith, H.; Nielsch, K. ; Schierning, G.; Schulz, S., Influence of nanoparticle processing on the thermoelectric properties of (BixSb1−X)2Te3 ternary alloys. ChemOpen 2021, 10, 189-198, doi.org10.1002/open.202000257.

Loor, M.; Salloum, S.; Kawulok, P.; Izadi, S.; Bendt, G.; Guschlbauer, J.; Sundermeyer, J.; Pérez, N.; Nielsch, K.; Schierning, G.; Schulz, S., Ionic liquid-based low-temperature synthesis of phase-pure tetradymite-type materials and their thermoelectric properties. Inorg. Chem. 2020, 59, 3428-3436, https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.inorgchem.9b03060.

Nico Spiller

Group: Prof. Neese, Department of MolecularTheory and Spectroscopy, Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung

Title of Thesis: Electronic Structure Studies of Iron-Sulfur Clusters: from Model Compounds to the Active Site of Nitrogenase (MPI für Kohlenforschung)

Publications

Spiller, N.; Björnsson, R.; DeBeer, S.; Neese, F., Carbon monoxide binding to the iron–molybdenum cofactor of nitrogenase: a detailed quantum mechanics/molecular mechanics investigation. Inorg. Chem. 2021, 60, 18031-18047, https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.inorgchem.1c02649.

Spiller, N.;Chilkuri, V.G.; DeBeer, S.; Neese, F. Sulfur vs. Selenium as bridging ligand in Di‐iron complexes: a theoretical analysis. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2020, 1525-1538, https://doi.org/10.1002/ejic.202000033.

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Nico Spiller, PhD Student in the Department of MolecularTheory and Spectroscopy (MPI für Kohlenforschung) under the supervision of Prof. F. Neese,…

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Julia Krüger, PhD Student at the Faculty of Inorganic Chemistry (Universität Duisburg-Essen) under the supervision of Prof. S. Schulz, and Hanna…

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Sarah Salloum, PhD Student at the Faculty of Inorganic Chemistry (Universität Duisburg-Essen) under the supervision of Prof. S. Schulz, successfully…

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