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Group Leader

Prof. Nicola Pinna

Prof. Dr. Nicola Pinna

Group Leader

1996 - B.Sc. Chemistry, University Paris VI
1998 - M.Sc. Physical Chemistry, University Paris VI
2001 - Ph.D. Physical Chemistry, University Paris VI

Room: 3'213
Tel: 2093-7245
E-mail: nicola.pinnahu-berlin.de

Post Docs

Dr. Nicolas Goubard

Dr. Nicolas Goubard

Post Doc

Nanomaterials for secondary battery electrode applications

2013 - M.Sc. Materials Science, Polytech Nantes
2016 - Ph.D. Materials Chemistry, University of Nantes
Room: 3'215
Tel: 2093-7442

Dr. Matthias Karg

Dr. Matthias Karg

Post Doc

Teaching and ALD.

2010 - Dipl.-Chem. Humboldt Universität zu Berlin
2015 - Dr. rer. nat. Humboldt Universität zu Berlin

Room: 3'215
Tel: 2093-7442
matthias.kargchemie.hu-berlin.de

Dr. Patricia Russo

Dr. Patricia Russo

Post Doc

Synthesis of hybrid materials based on metal oxide and metal nanoparticles for catalytic applications.

2003 - B.Sc. Chemistry, University of Évora
2010 - Ph.D. Chemistry, University of Évora

Room: 3'215
Tel: 2093-7442
E-mail: patricia.russohu-berlin.de

PhD Students

Alexander Birnbaum

Alexander Birnbaum

PhD student

2013 - B.Sc. Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
2014 - Chinese University of Hong Kong
2016 - M.Sc. Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Room: 3'219
Tel: 2093-7363
alexander.birnbaumchemie.hu-berlin.de

Sayed M. El-Refaei

Sayed M. El-Refaei

PhD Student

Metal oxides modified N-/S- doped carbon nanotubes catalysts for highly efficient energy conversion and storage applications.

2010 - B.Sc. Cairo University
2013 - M.Sc. Cairo University

Room: 3'217
Tel: 2093-7363

Yafei Fan

Yafei Fan

PhD Student

Focussing on electrochemistry, especially on materials for chemical power source, like Lithium ion batteries, supercapacitors. The ongoing program is lithium-oxygen battery cathode catalyst.

Room: 3'222
Tel: 2093-7261

Xianying Han

Xianying Han

PhD Student

Synthesis of nanofibers based on metal oxides as electrocatalysts for hydrogen evolution reaction and solid catalysts for carbohydrates reaction.

2011 - B.Sc. Lanzhou University
2014 - M.Eng. Techn. Inst. of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sc.

Room: 3'219
Tel: 2093-7363

Andréa Martin

Andréa Martin

PhD Student

Synthesis of transition metals fluorides for Lithium-Battery use.

2010 - B.Sc. University Montpellier
2013 - M.Sc. University Montpellier

Room: 3'219
Tel: 2093-7363

Andréa Martin

H. M. Hamid Raza

PhD Student

P-type semiconductive metal oxides by Atomic Layer deposition.

2005- B.Sc. University of the Punjab
2008- M.Sc. University of the Punjab
2011- M Phil/MS. University of the Punjab

Room: 3'223
Tel: 2093-7368

Kai Skrodczky

Kai Skrodczky

PhD Student

Synthesis and surface modification of nanoparticles for heterogeneous catalysis.

2013 - B.Sc. Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
2016 - M.Sc. Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Room: 3'219
Tel: 2093-7363
kai.skrodczkychemie.hu-berlin.de

Sebastian Wahl

Sebastian Wahl

PhD Student

Synthesis of nanomaterials based on mixed metal oxides for energy conversion.

2012 - B.Sc. Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
2015 - M.Sc. Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Room: 3'219
Tel: 2093-7363
sebastian.wahlchemie.hu-berlin.de

Rui Zhang

Rui Zhang

PhD Student

Synthesis of metal oxide-carbon composite by microwave-assisted methods for application in catalysis, energy storage and conversion.

2009 - B. Eng. Macromolecule Materials and Engineering, Beijing Institute of Technology
2013 - M. Eng. Applied Chemistry, China University of Geosciences

Room: 3'223
Tel: 2093-7368

Student Workers

Dagmar Hansen

Dagmar Hansen

Student Worker

2015 - B.Sc. Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Room: 3'219
Tel: 2093-7363

Deborah Kohler

Deborah Kohler

Student Worker

Bachelor Students

Oliver Maus

Oliver Maus


Room: 3'219
Tel: 2093-7363

Technical Staff

Christoph Erdmann

Christoph Erdmann

Laboratory Assistant

Room: 3'215
Tel: 2093-7442

Former Group Members

Dr. Guylhaine Clavel
M.Sc. Romain Poupart
Dr. Lidia Di Carlo
M.Sc. Ricardo Silva
B.Sc. Yvan Ecochard
B.Sc. Jeehyun Lee
Dr. Xiaofeng Lu
Dr. Koteeswara Reddy
Dr. Jun Zhang
Dr. Gianvito Caputo
Dr. Donato Ercole Conte
Dr. Valentina Rebuttini
Dr. Kristina Pitzschel
M.Sc. Silvia Mariotti

Former Group Pictures

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