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Sabine Ludwigs

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. habil.

Executive Director of IPOC & Head of Chair
Structure & Properties of Polymeric Materials


Pfaffenwaldring 55
70569 Stuttgart

  1. 2023

    1. Fabiano, S., Flagg, L., Hidalgo, T. C. C., Inal, S., Kaake, L., Kayser, L., Kayser, L., Keene, S. T., Ludwigs, S., Müller, C., Savoie, B., Lussem, B., Lutkenhaus, J., Matta, M., Meli, D., Patel, S., Paulsen, B., Rivnay, J., & Surgailis, J. (2023). The first Telluride Science Meeting on the Fundamentals of Organic Mixed Ionic/Electronic Conductors. J. Mater. Chem. C.
    2. Kaake, L. G., Gompf, B., & Ludwigs, S. (2023). Electrochemical and Solvent-Driven Swelling in a Conducting Polymer Film. Chem. Mater., 35(11), Article 11.
    3. Tesi, L., Stemmler, F., Winkler, M., Liu, S. S. Y., Das, S., Sun, X., Zharnikov, M., Ludwigs, S., & van Slageren, J. (2023). Modular Approach to Creating Functionalized Surface Arrays of Molecular Qubits. Advanced Materials, 35(10), Article 10.
    4. de Jong, D., Karst, J., Ludescher, D., Floess, M., Moell, S., Dirnberger, K., Hentschel, M., Ludwigs, S., Braun, P. V., & Giessen, H. (2023). Electrically switchable metallic polymer metasurface device with gel polymer electrolyte. Nanophotonics, 12(8), Article 8.
    5. Pflumm, S., Wiedemann, Y., Fauser, D., Safaraliyev, J., Lunter, D., Steeb, H., & Ludwigs, S. (2023). Autonomous Adaption of Intelligent Humidity-Programmed Hydrogel Patches for Tunable Stiffness and Drug Release. Advanced Materials Technologies, 8(19), Article 19.
    6. Kim, J., Ren, X., Zhang, Y., Fazzi, D., Manikandan, S., Andreasen, J. W., Sun, X., Ursel, S., Un, H.-I., Peralta, S., Xiao, M., Town, J., Marathianos, A., Roesner, S., Bui, T.-T., Ludwigs, S., Sirringhaus, H., & Wang, S. (2023). Efficient N-Type Organic Electrochemical Transistors and Field-Effect Transistors Based on PNDI-Copolymers Bearing Fluorinated Selenophene-Vinylene-Selenophenes. Advanced Science, n/a(n/a), Article n/a.
    7. Rieg, C., Kirchhof, M., Gugeler, K., Beurer, A.-K., Stein, L., Dirnberger, K., Frey, W., Bruckner, J. R., Traa, Y., Kästner, J., Ludwigs, S., Laschat, S., & Dyballa, M. (2023). Determination of accessibility and spatial distribution of chiral Rh diene complexes immobilized on SBA-15 via phosphine-based solid-state NMR probe molecules. Catal. Sci. Technol., 13(2), Article 2.
  2. 2022

    1. Neusser, D., Sun, B., Tan, W. L., Thomsen, L., Schultz, T., Perdigon-Toro, L., Koch, N., Shoaee, S., McNeill, C. R., Neher, D., & Ludwigs, S. (2022). Spectroelectrochemically Determined Energy Levels of PM6:Y6 Blends and their Relevance to Solar Cell Performance. Mater. Chem. C, 10, 11565.
    2. Gruen, V., Kajiyama, S., Rosenfeldt, S., Ludwigs, S., Schenk, A. S., & Kato, T. (2022). One-Dimensional Assemblies of Co3O4 Nanoparticles Formed from Cobalt Hydroxide Carbonate Prepared by Bio-Inspired Precipitation within Confined Space. Crystal Growth & Design, 22(10), Article 10.
    3. Borrmann, F., Tsuda, T., Guskova, O., Kiriy, N., Hoffmann, C., Neusser, D., Ludwigs, S., Lappan, U., Simon, F., Geisler, M., Debnath, B., Krupskaya, Y., Al-Hussein, M., & Kiriy, A. (2022). Charge-Compensated n-Doped π-Conjugated Polymers: Toward Both Thermodynamic Stability of n-Doped States in Water and High Electron Conductivity. Advanced Science, 9(31), Article 31.
    4. Kim, J. H., Wieland, M., Omiecienski, B., Kim, Y., Park, J., Kim, G., Ludwigs, S., & Yoon, M.-H. (2022). Delicate Modulation of Mixed Conducting Properties of PEDOT:PSS Via Crosslinking with Polyvinyl Alcohol. Flex. Print. Electronics, 7(4), Article 4.
    5. Dingler, C., Walter, R., Gompf, B., & Ludwigs, S. (2022). In-situ Monitoring of Optical Constants, Conductivity and Swelling of PEDOT:PSS from Doped to the Fully Neutral State. Macromolecules, 55(5), Article 5.
    6. Borchert, J. W., Weitz, R. T., Ludwigs, S., & Klauk, H. (2022). A Critical Outlook for the Pursuit of Lower Contact Resistance in Organic Transistors. Advanced Materials, 34(2), Article 2.
  3. 2021

    1. Malacrida, C., Scapinello, L., Cirilli, R., Grecchi, S., Penoni, A., Benincori, T., & Ludwigs, S. (2021). In Situ Electrochemical Investigations of Inherently Chiral 2,2’-Biindole Architectures with Oligothiophene Terminals. ChemElectroChem, 8(17), Article 17.
    2. Gámez-Valenzuela, S., Neusser, D., Benitez-Martin, C., Najera, F., Guadix, J. A., Moreno-Yruela, C., Villacampa, B., Ponce Ortiz, R., Ludwigs, S., Andreu, R., & Ruiz Delgado, M. C. (2021). V-shaped Pyranylidene/Triphenylamine-based Chromophores with Enhanced Photophysical, Electrochemical and Nonlinear Optical Properties. Materials Advances, 2, Article 2.
    3. Dingler, C., Müller, H., Wieland, M., Fauser, D., Steeb, H., & Ludwigs, S. (2021). From Understanding Mechanical Behavior to Curvature Prediction of Humidity-Triggered Bilayer Actuators. Advanced Materials, 33(9), Article 9.
    4. Hornberger, L. S., Neusser, D., Malacrida, C., Kaake, L. G., & Ludwigs, S. (2021). How Charge Trapping Affects the Conductivity of Electrochemically Doped Poly(3-hexylthiophene) Films. Applied Physics Letters, 119, 163301.
    5. Waidha, A. I., Ferber, T., Donzelli, M., Hosseinpourkahvaz, N., Vanita, V., Dirnberger, K., Ludwigs, S., Hausbrand, R., Jaegermann, W., & Clemens, O. (2021). Compositional Dependence of Li-Ion Conductivity in Garnet-Rich Composite Electrolytes for All-Solid-State Lithium-Ion Batteries - Toward Understanding the Drawbacks of Ceramic-Rich Composites. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 13, 31111.
    6. Beaumont, C., Turgeon, J., Idir, M., Neusser, D., Lapointe, R., Caron, S., Dupont, W., D’Astous, D., S. Shamsuddin, S., Hamza, S., Landry, E., Ludwigs, S., & Leclerc, M. (2021). Water-Processable Self-Doped Conducting Polymers via Direct (Hetero)arylation Polymerization. Macromolecules, 54(12), Article 12.
    7. Kuhlmann, J. E., Liu, S. S. Y., Dirnberger, K., Zharnikov, M., & Ludwigs, S. (2021). Electrochemical Characterization of Redox Probes Confined in 3D Conducting Polymer Networks. Chemistry - European Journal, 27(68), Article 68.
    8. Karst, J., Floess, M., Ubl, M., Dingler, C., Malacrida, C., Steinle, T., Ludwigs, S., Hentschel, M., & Giessen, H. (2021). Electrically Switchable Metallic Polymer Nanoantennas. Science, 374(6567), Article 6567.
    9. Shiri, P., Neusser, D., Malacrida, C., Ludwigs, S., & Kaake, L. G. (2021). Mixed Ion-Carrier Diffusion in Poly(3-Hexyl Thiophene)/Perchlorate Electrochemical Systems. J. Phys. Chem C., 125(1), Article 1.
  4. 2020

    1. Neusser, D., Malacrida, C., Kern, M., Gross, Y., van Slageren, J., & Ludwigs, S. (2020). High Conductivities of Disordered P3HT films by an Electrochemical Doping Strategy. Chemistry of Materials, 32(14), Article 14.
    2. Kern, M., Tesi, L., Neusser, D., Rußegger, N., Winkler, M., Allgaier, A., Gross, Y. M., Bechler, S., Funk, H. S., Chang, L.-T., Schulze, J., Ludwigs, S., & van Slageren, J. (2020). Hybrid Spintronic Materials from Conducting Polymers with Molecular Quantum Bits. Advanced Functional Materials, 31(7), Article 7.
    3. Schenk, A., Goll, M., Reith, L., Roussel, M., Blaschkowski, B., Rosenfeldt, S., Yin, X., Schmahl, W., & Ludwigs, S. (2020). Hierarchically Structured Spherulitic Cobalt Hydroxide Carbonate as a Precursor to Ordered Nanostructures of Electrocatalytically Active Co3O4. Crystal Growth & Design, 20(110), Article 110.
    4. Borchert, J. W., Zschieschang, U., Letzkus, F., Giorgio, M., Weitz, R. T., Caironi, M., Burghartz, J. N., Ludwigs, S., & Klauk, H. (2020). Flexible Low-Voltage High-Frequency Organic Thin-Film Transistors. Science Advances, 6(21), Article 21. 10.1126/sciadv.aaz5156
    5. Lu, S. S. Y., & Ludwigs, S. (2020). Electrochemical Manipulation of Aligned Block Copolymer Templates. Macromol. Rapid Communication, 41(1), Article 1.
    6. Rothe, C., Neusser, D., Hoppe, N., Dirnberger, K., Vogel, W., Gámez-Valenzuela, S., López Navarrete, J. T., Villacampa, B., Berroth, M., Ruiz Delgado, M. C., & Ludwigs, S. (2020). Push–pull Thiophene Chromophores for Electro-Optic Applications: From 1D Linear to β-branched Structures. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 22(4), Article 4.
    7. Hofmann, A. I., Kroon, R., Zokaei, S., Järsvall, E., Malacrida, C., Ludwigs, S., Biskup, T., & Müller, C. (2020). Chemical Doping of Conjugated Polymers with the Strong Oxidant Magic Blue. Advanced Electronic Materials, 6(8), Article 8.
    8. Wieland, M., Malacrida, C., Yu, Q., Schlewitz, C., Scapinello, L., Penoni, A., & Ludwigs, S. (2020). Conductance and Spectroscopic Mapping of EDOT Polymer Films upon Electrochemical Doping, in „Focus on New Materials and Applications for Organic Electrolyte Gated Transistors“. Flex. Print. Electronics, 5, 014016.
    9. Wieland, M., Dingler, C., Merkle, R., Maier, J., & Ludwigs, S. (2020). Humidity-Controlled Water Uptake and Conductivities in Ion and Electron Mixed Conducting Polythiophene Films. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 12(5), Article 5.
    10. Abd-El-Aziz, A. S., Antonietti, M., Barner-Kowollik, C., Binder, W. H., Böker, A., Boyer, C., Buchmeiser, M. R., Cheng, S. Z. D., D’Agosto, F., Floudas, G., Frey, H., Galli, G., Genzer, J., Hartmann, L., Hoogenboom, R., Ishizone, T., Kaplan, D., Leclerc, M., Lendlein, A., … Zhang, G. (2020). The Next 100 Years of Polymer Science. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 221(16), Article 16.
    11. Malacrida, C., Lu, Y., Dirnberger, K., Gámez-Valenzuela, S., Ruiz Delgado, M. C., & Ludwigs, S. (2020). Towards Highly Conducting Bicarbazole Redox Polymer Films with Plateau-like Conductivities. J. Mater. Chem. C, 8, 15393.
    12. Ratzsch, J., Karst, J., Fu, J., Ubl, M., Pohl, T., Sterl, F., Malacrida, C., Wieland, M., Reineke, B., Zentgraf, T., Ludwigs, S., Hentschel, M., & Giessen, H. (2020). Electrically Switchable Metasurface for Beam Steering Using PEDOT. J. Optics, 22(12), Article 12.
  5. 2019

    1. Trefz, D., Gross, Y. M., Dingler, C., Tkachov, R., Hamidi-Sakr, A., Kiriy, A., McNeill, C. R., Brinkmann, M., & Ludwigs, S. (2019). Tuning Orientational Order of Highly Aggregating P(NDI2OD-T2) by Solvent Vapor Annealing and Blade Coating. Macromolecules, 52(1), Article 1.
    2. Gross, Y. M., & Ludwigs, S. (2019). P(NDI2OD-T2) Revisited – Aggregation Control as Key for High Performance n-Type Applications. Synthetic Metals, 253, 73.
    3. Wolf, A., Cid, J.-J., Moulin, E., Niess, F., Du, G., Goujon, A., Busseron, E., Ruff, A., Ludwigs, S., & Giuseppone, N. (2019). Unsymmetric Bistable c2Daisy Chain Rotaxanes Which Combine Two Types of Electroactive Stoppers, in Special Issue: 50 Years of Rotaxanes. European Journal of Organic Chemistry, 21, 3421.
    4. Blanchard, P., Malacrida, C., Cabanetos, C., Roncali, J., & Ludwigs, S. (2019). Triphenylamine and Some of Its Derivatives as Versatile Building Blocks for Organic Electronic Applications. Polymer International, 68(4), Article 4.
    5. Wurzbach, I., Rothe, C., Bruchlos, K., Ludwigs, S., & Giesselmann, F. (2019). Shear Alignment and 2D Charge Transport of Tilted Smectic Liquid Crystalline Phases – XRD and FET Studies. J. Mater. Chem. C, 7(9), Article 9.
    6. Malacrida, C., Habibi, A. H., Gámez-Valenzuela, S., Lenko, I., Marqués, P. S., Labrunie, A., Grolleau, J., López Navarrete, J. T., Ruiz Delgado, M. C., C. Cabanetos, C., Blanchard, P., & Ludwigs, S. (2019). Impact of the Replacement of a Triphenylamine by a Diphenylmethylamine Unit on the Electrochemical Behavior of Pentaerythritol-Based Push-Pull Tetramers. ChemElectroChem, 6, 4215. 10.1002/celc.201900565
    7. Borchert, J., Peng, B., Letzkus, F., Burghartz, J., Chan, P. K. L., Zojer, K., Ludwigs, S., & Klauk, H. (2019). Small Contact Resistance and High-Frequency Operation of Flexible Low-Voltage Inverted Coplanar Organic Transistors. Nature Communications, 10, 1119.
    8. Zschieschang, U., Borchert, J. W., Giorgio, M., Caironi, M., Letzkus, F., Burghartz, J. N., Waizmann, U., Weis, J., Ludwigs, S., & Klauk, H. (2019). Roadmap to Gigahertz Organic Transistors. Adv. Funct. Materials, 30(20), Article 20.
    9. Gross, Y. M., Trefz, D., Dingler, C., Bauer, D., Vijayakumar, V., Untilova, V., Biniek, L., Brinkmann, M., & Ludwigs, S. (2019). From Isotropic to Anisotropic Conductivities in P(NDI2OD-T2) by (Electro-)Chemical Doping Strategies. Chemistry of Materials, 31(9), Article 9.
    10. Sauter, E., Nascimbeni, G., Trefz, D., Ludwigs, S., Zojer, E., von Wrochem, F., & Zharnikov, M. (2019). A Dithiocarbamate Anchoring Group as a Flexible Platform for Interface Engineering. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 21(40), Article 40.
    11. Dingler, C., Dirnberger, K., & Ludwigs, S. (2019). From Fundamentals to Polymer Electronics. Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 40(1), Article 1.
  6. 2018

    1. Benincori, T., Gámez-Valenzuela, S., Goll, M., Bruchlos, K., Malacrida, C., Arnaboldi, S., Mussini, P. R., Panigati, M., López Navarrete, J. T., Ruiz Delgado, M. C., Appoloni, G., & Ludwigs, S. (2018). Electrochemical Studies of a New Low-Band Gap Inherently Chiral EDOT-based Oligothiophene. Electrochimica Acta, 284, 513.
    2. Sini, G., Schubert, M., Risko, C., Roland, S., Lee, O. P., Chen, Z., Richter, T. V., Dolfen, D., Coropceanu, V., Ludwigs, S., Scherf, U., Facchetti, A., Fréchet, J. M. J., & Neher, D. (2018). On the Molecular Origin of Charge Separation at the Donor–Acceptor Interface. Advanced Energy Materials, 8(12), Article 12.
    3. Borchert, J. W., Zschieschang, U., Letzkus, F., Giorgio, M., Caironi, M., Burghartz, J. N., Ludwigs, S., & Klauk, H. (2018). Record Static and Dynamic Performance of Flexible Organic Thin-Film Transistors. IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM), 38.4.1.
    4. Ruff, A., Qian, X., Porfyrakis, K., & Ludwigs, S. (2018). Effect of the Type and Number of Organic Addends on Fullerene Acceptors for n-Type Electronic Devices: Redox Properties and Energy Levels. ChemistrySelect, 3(21), Article 21.
    5. Bruchlos, K., Trefz, D., Hamidi-Sakr, A., Brinkmann, M., Heinze, J., Ruff, A., & Ludwigs, S. (2018). Poly(3-hexylthiophene) Revisited - Influence of Film deposition on the Electrochemical Behaviour and Energy Levels. Electrochimica Acta, 269, 299.
  7. 2017

    1. Gross, Y. M., Trefz, D., Tkachov, R., Untilova, V., Brinkmann, M., Schulz, G. L., & Ludwigs, S. (2017). Tuning Aggregation by Regioregularity for High-Performance n-Type P(NDI2OD-T-2) Donor-Acceptor Copolymers. Macromolecules, 50(14), Article 14.
    2. Schulz, G. L., Fischer, F. S. U., Trefz, D., Melnyk, A., Hamidi-Sakr, A., Brinkmann, M., Andrienko, D., & Ludwigs, S. (2017). The PCPDTBT Family: Correlations between Chemical Structure, Polymorphism, and Device Performance. Macromolecules, 50(4), Article 4.
    3. Schulz, G. L., & Ludwigs, S. (2017). Controlled Crystallization of Conjugated Polymer Films from Solution and Solvent Vapor for Polymer Electronics. Advanced Functional Materials, 27(1), Article 1.
    4. Merkle, R., Gutbrod, P., Reinold, P., Katzmaier, M., Tkachov, R., Maier, J., & Ludwigs, S. (2017). Mixed Conductivity of Polythiophene-based Ionic Polymers under Controlled Conditions. Polymer, 132, 216.
    5. Reinold, P., Bruchlos, K., & Ludwigs, S. (2017). Simultaneous Doping and Crosslinking of Polythiophene Films. Polymer Chemistry., 8(47), Article 47.
    6. van Hauff, E., da Como, E., & Ludwigs, S. (2017). Optoelectronic Properties of PCPDTBT for Photovoltaics: Morphology Control & Molecular Doping. Elementary Processes in Organic Photovoltaics / Advances in Polymer Science, 272, 109.
    7. Schenk, A. S., Eiben, S., Goll, M., Reith, L., Kulak, A. N., Meldrum, F. C., Jeske, H., Wege, C., & Ludwigs, S. (2017). Virus-Directed Formation of Electrocatalytically Active Nanoparticle-Based Co3O4 Tubes. Nanoscale, 9(19), Article 19.
    8. Hoppe, N., Rothe, C., Celik, A., Rosa, M. F., Vogel, W., Widmann, D., Rathgeber, L., Ruiz Delgado, M. C., Villacampa, B., Ludwigs, S., & Berroth, M. (2017). Single Waveguide Silicon-Organic Hybrid Modulators. Advances in Radio Science (Special Issue), 15, 141.
  8. 2016

    1. Kutsarov, D. I., Rašović, I., Zachariadis, A., Laskarakis, A., Lebedeva, M. A., Porfyrakis, K., Mills, C. A., Beliatis, M. J., Fisher, B., Bruchlos, K., Ludwigs, S., Logothetidis, S., & Silva, S. R. P. (2016). Achieving 6.7% Efficiency in P3HT/Indene-C70 Bisadduct Solar Cells through the Control of Vertical Volume Fraction Distribution and Optimized Regio-Isomer Ratios. Advanced Electronic Materials, 2(12), Article 12.
    2. van den Berg, M., Back, J., Horneber, A., Meixner, M., Swider, K., Ludwigs, S., & Zhang, D. (2016). Determination of the Local Morphology within Individual Polymer Domains. Macromolecules, 49(21), Article 21.
    3. Anger, F., Breuer, T., Ruff, A., Klues, M., Gerlach, A., Scholz, R., Ludwigs, S., Witte, G., & Schreiber, F. (2016). Enhanced Stability of Rubrene against Oxidation by Partial and Complete Fluorination. J. Phys. Chem. C, 120(10), Article 10.
    4. Liu, L., Eisenbrandt, P., Roland, T., Polkehn, M., Schwartz, P.-O., Bruchlos, K., Omiecienski, B., Ludwigs, S., Leclerc, N., Zaborova, E., Léonard, J., Méry, S., Burghardt, I., & Haacke, S. (2016). Controlling Charge Separation and Recombination by Chemical Design in Donor-Acceptor Dyads. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 18(27), Article 27.
  9. 2015

    1. Trefz, D., Ruff, A., Tkachov, R., Wieland, M., Goll, M., Kiriy, A., & Ludwigs, S. (2015). Electrochemical Investigations of the N-Type Semiconducting Polymer P(NDI2OD-T2) and Its Monomer: New Insights in the Reduction Behavior. J. Phys. Chem. C, 119(40), Article 40.
    2. Scharsich, C., Fischer, F. S. U., Wilma, K., Hildner, R., Ludwigs, S., & Köhler, A. (2015). Revealing Structure Formation in PCPDTBT by Optical Spectroscopy. J. Polym. Sci. Part B, 53(20), Article 20.
    3. Ruff, A., Heyer, E., Roland, T., Haacke, S., Ziessel, R., & Ludwigs, S. (2015). Electrochemical and Optical Properties of Molecular Triads Based on Triphenylamine, Diketopyrrolopyrrole and Boron-Dipyrromethene. Electrochimica Acta, 173, 847.
    4. Fischer, F. S. U., Kayunkid, N., Trefz, D., Ludwigs, S., & Brinkmann, M. (2015). Structural Models of Poly(cyclopentadithiophene-alt-benzothiadiazole) with Branched Side Chains: Impact of a Single Fluorine Atom on the Crystal Structure and Polymorphism of a Conjugated Polymer. Macromolecules, 48(12), Article 12.
    5. Di Nuzzo, D., Viola, D., Fischer, F. S. U., Cerullo, G., Ludwigs, S., & Da Como, E. (2015). Enhanced Photogeneration of Polaron Pairs in Neat Semicrystalline Donor–Acceptor Copolymer Films via Direct Excitation of Interchain Aggregates. J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 6(7), Article 7.
    6. Busseron, E., Cid, J.-J., Wolf, A., Du, G., Moulin, E., Fuks, G., Maaloum, M., Polavarapu, P., Ruff, A., Saur, A.-K., Ludwigs, S., & Giuseppone, N. (2015). Light-Controlled Morphologies of Self-Assembled Triarylamine–Fullerene Conjugates. ACS Nano, 9(3), Article 3.
    7. Fischer, F. S. U., Trefz, D., Back, J., Kayunkid, N., Tornow, B., Albrecht, S., Yager, K. G., Singh, G., Karim, A., Neher, D., Brinkmann, M., & Ludwigs, S. (2015). Highly Crystalline Films of PCPDTBT with Branched Side Chains by Solvent Vapor Crystallization: Influence on Opto-Electronic Properties. Advanced Materials, 27(7), Article 7.
    8. Scheuble, M., Goll, M., & Ludwigs, S. (2015). Branched Terthiophenes in Organic Electronics: From Small Molecules to Polymers. Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 36(2), Article 2.
    9. Scheuble, M., Gross, Y. M., Trefz, D., Brinkmann, M., López Navarrete, J. T., Ruiz Delgado, M. C., & Ludwigs, S. (2015). Polythiophenes with Thiophene Side Chain Extensions: Convergent Syntheses and Investigation of Mesoscopic Order. Macromolecules, 48(19), Article 19.
  10. 2014

    1. Roland, T., Heyer, E., Liu, L., Ruff, A., Ludwigs, S., Ziessel, R., & Haacke, S. (2014). A Detailed Analysis of Multiple Photoreactions in a Light-Harvesting Molecular Triad with Overlapping Spectra by Utrafast Spectroscopy. J. Phys. Chem. C, 118(42), Article 42.
    2. Tremel, K., Fischer, F. S. U., Kayunkid, N., Di Pietro, R., Tkachov, R., Kiriy, A., Neher, D., Ludwigs, S., & Brinkmann, M. (2014). Charge Transport Anisotropy in Highly Oriented Thin Films of the Acceptor Polymer P(NDI2OD-T2). Advanced Energy Materials, 4(10), Article 10.
    3. Biniek, L., Pouget, S., Djurado, D., Gonthier, E., Tremel, K., Kayunkid, N., Zaborova, E., Crespo-Monteiro, N., Boyron, O., Leclerc, N., Ludwigs, S., & Brinkmann, M. (2014). High-Temperature Rubbing: A Versatile Method to Align π-Conjugated Polymers without Alignment Substrate. Macromolecules, 47(12), Article 12.
    4. Albrecht, S., Vandewal, K., Tumbleston, J. R., Fischer, F. S. U., Douglas, J. D., Fréchet, J. M. J., Ludwigs, S., Ade, H., Salleo, A., & Neher, D. (2014). On the Efficiency of Charge Transfer State Splitting in Polymer:Fullerene Solar Cells. Advanced Materials, 26(16), Article 16.
    5. Tremel, K., & Ludwigs, S. (2014). Morphology of P3HT in Thin Films in Relation to Optical and Electrical Properties. In P3HT Revisited – From Molecular Scale to Solar Cell Devices (p. 39). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
    6. Scheuble, M., Richter, T. V., Goll, M., Link, S., López Navarrete, J.-T., Ruff, A., Ruiz Delgado, M. C., & Ludwigs, S. (2014). Branched Polythiophenes by Ni-Catalyzed Kumada Coupling. Polymer Chemistry, 5(23), Article 23.
    7. Ludwigs, S. (Ed.). (2014). P3HT revisited - from Molecular Scale to Solar Cell Devices. Adv.  Polym. Science, Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, 265.
    8. Erdmann, T., Back, J., Tkachov, R., Ruff, A., Voit, B., Ludwigs, S., & Kiriy, A. (2014). Dithienosilole-Based All-Conjugated Block Copolymers Synthesized by a Combination of Quasi-Living Kumada and Negishi Catalyst-Transfer Polycondensations. Polymer Chemistry, 5(18), Article 18.
  11. 2013

    1. Link, S. M., Scheuble, M., Goll, M., Muks, E., Ruff, A., Hoffmann, A., Richter, T. V., Lopez Navarrete, J. T., Ruiz Delgado, M. C., & Ludwigs, S. (2013). Electropolymerized Three-Dimensional Randomly Branched EDOT-Containing Copolymers. Langmuir, 29(49), Article 49.
    2. Gernigon, V., Lévêque, P., Richard, F., Leclerc, N., Brochon, C., Braun, C. H., Ludwigs, S., Anokhin, D. V., Ivanov, D. A., Hadziioannou, G., & Heiser, T. (2013). Microstructure and Optoelectronic Properties of P3HT-b-P4VP/PCBM Blends: Impact of PCBM on the Copolymer Self-Assembly. Macromolecules, 46(22), Article 22.
    3. Fischer, F. S. U., Tremel, K., Saur, A.-K., Link, S., Kayunkid, N., Brinkmann, M., Herrero-Carvajal, D., López Navarrete, J. T., Ruiz Delgado, M. C., & Ludwigs, S. (2013). Influence of Processing Solvents on Optical Properties and Morphology of a Semicrystalline Low Bandgap Polymer in the Neutral and Charged States. Macromolecules, 46(12), Article 12.
    4. Staffeld, P., Kaller, M., Beardsworth, S. J., Tremel, K., Ludwigs, S., Laschat, S., & Giesselmann, F. (2013). Design of conductive crown ether based columnar liquid crystals: impact of molecular flexibility and geometry. J. Mater. Chem. C, 1(5), Article 5.
  12. 2012

    1. Brinkmann, M., Gonthier, E., Bogen, S., Tremel, K., Ludwigs, S., Hufnagel, M., & Sommer, M. (2012). Segregated versus Mixed Interchain Stacking in Highly Oriented Films of Naphthalene Diimide Bithiophene Copolymers. ACS Nano, 6(11), Article 11.
    2. Stelzl, F. F., Schulz-Gericke, J., Crossland, E., Ludwigs, S., & Würfel, U. (2012). Voltage-Induced Formation of Accumulation Layers at Electrode Interfaces in Organic Solar Cells. Advanced Energy Materials, 2(8), Article 8.
    3. Richter, T. V., Braun, C. H., Link, S., Scheuble, M., Crossland, E. J. W., Stelzl, F., Würfel, U., & Ludwigs, S. (2012). Regioregular Polythiophenes with Alkylthiophene Side Chains. Macromolecules, 45(14), Article 14.
    4. Crossland, E. J. W., Tremel, K., Fischer, F., Rahimi, K., Reiter, G., Steiner, U., & Ludwigs, S. (2012). Anisotropic Charge Transport in Spherulitic Poly(3-hexylthiophene) Films. Advanced Materials, 24(6), Article 6.
    5. Mangold, H. S., Richter, T. V., Link, S., Würfel, U., & Ludwigs, S. (2012). Optoelectronic Properties of Hyperbranched Polythiophenes. J. Phys. Chem. B, 116(1), Article 1.
    6. Yurchenko, O., Freytag, D., zur Borg, L., Zentel, R., Heinze, J., & Ludwigs, S. (2012). Electrochemically Induced Reversible and Irreversible Coupling of Triarylamines. J. Phys. Chem. B, 116(1), Article 1.
    7. Richter, T. V., Bühler, C., & Ludwigs, S. (2012). Water- and Ionic-Liquid-Soluble Branched Polythiophenes Bearing Anionic and Cationic Moieties. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 134(1), Article 1.
    8. Roland, T., Léonard, J., Hernandez Ramirez, G., Méry, S., Yurchenko, O., Ludwigs, S., & Haacke, S. (2012). Sub-100 fs Charge Transfer in a Novel Donor–acceptor–donor Triad Organized in a Smectic Film. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 14(1), Article 1.
    9. Fischer, F. S. U., Tremel, K., Sommer, M., Crossland, E. J. C., & Ludwigs, S. (2012). Directed Crystallization of Poly(3-hexylthiophene) in Micrometer Channels under Confinement and in Electric Fields. Nanoscale, 4(6), Article 6.
  13. 2011

    1. Hartmann, L., Tremel, K., Uttiya, S., Crossland, E., Ludwigs, S., Kayunkid, N., Vergnat, C., & Brinkmann, M. (2011). 2D Versus 3D Crystalline Order in Thin Films of Regioregular Poly(3-hexylthiophene) Oriented by Mechanical Rubbing and Epitaxy. Advanced Functional Materials, 21(21), Article 21.
    2. Braun, C. H., Schöpf, B., Ngov, C., Brochon, C., Hadziioannou, G., Crossland, E. J. W., & Ludwigs, S. (2011). Synthesis and Thin Film Phase Behaviour of Functional Rod-Coil Block Copolymers Based on Poly(para-phenylenevinylene) and Poly(lactic acid). Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 32(11), Article 11.
    3. Crossland, E. J. W., Cunha, P., Ludwigs, S., Hillmyer, M. A., & Steiner, U. (2011). In situ Electrochemical Monitoring of Selective Etching in Ordered Mesoporous Block-Copolymer Templates. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 3(5), Article 5.
    4. Crossland, E. J. W., Rahimi, K., Reiter, G., Steiner, U., & Ludwigs, S. (2011). Systematic Control of Nucleation Density in Poly(3-Hexylthiophene) Thin Films. Advanced Functional Materials, 21(3), Article 3.
  14. 2010

    1. Link, S., Richter, T., Yurchenko, O., Heinze, J., & Ludwigs, S. (2010). Electrochemical Behavior of Electropolymerized and Chemically Synthesized Hyperbranched Polythiophenes. J. Phys. Chem. B, 114(33), Article 33.
    2. Heinze, J., Frontana-Uribe, B. A., & Ludwigs, S. (2010). Electrochemistry of Conducting Polymers, Persistent Models and New Concepts. Chem. Rev., 110(8), Article 8.
    3. Yurchenko, O., Heinze, J., & Ludwigs, S. (2010). Electrochemically Induced Formation of Independent Conductivity Regimes in Polymeric Tetraphenylbenzidine Systems. ChemPhysChem, 11(8), Article 8.
    4. Braun, C. H., Richter, T. V., Schacher, F., Müller, A. H. E., Crossland, E. J. W., & Ludwigs, S. (2010). Block Copolymer Micellar Nanoreactors for the Directed Synthesis of ZnO Nanoparticles. Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 31(8), Article 8.
    5. Crossland, E. J. W., Cunha, P., Scroggins, S., Moratti, S., Yurchenko, O., Steiner, U., Hillmyer, M. A., & Ludwigs, S. (2010). Soft-Etch Mesoporous Hole-Conducting Block Copolymer Templates. ACS Nano, 4(2), Article 2.
    6. Richter, T. V., Stelzl, ., Schulz-Gericke, J., Kerscher, B., Würfel, U., Niggemann, M., & Ludwigs, S. (2010). Room-temperature Vacuum-induced Ligand Removal and Patterning of ZnO Nanoparticles: From Semiconducting Films Towards Printed Electronics. J. Materials Chemistry, 20(5), Article 5.
    7. Crossland, E. J. W., Ludwigs, S., Hillmyer, M. A., & Steiner, U. (2010). Control of Gyroid-forming Block Copolymer Templates: Effects of an Electric Field and Surface Roughness. Soft Matter, 6(3), Article 3.
  15. 2009

    1. Finnemore, A. S., Scherer, M. R. J., Langford, R., Mahajan, S., Ludwigs, S., Meldrum, F. C., & Steiner, U. (2009). Gyroid Single Crystals: Nanostructured Calcite Single Crystals with Gyroid Morphologies (Adv. Mater. 38–39/2009). Advanced Materials, 21(38–39), Article 38–39.
    2. Crossland, E. J. W., Nedelcu, M., Ducati, C., Ludwigs, S., Hillmyer, M. A., Steiner, U., & Snaith, H. J. (2009). Block Copolymer Morphologies in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells: Probing the Photovoltaic Structure−Function Relation. Nano Lett., 9(8), Article 8.
    3. Richter, T. V., Link, S., Hanselmann, R., & Ludwigs, S. (2009). Design of Soluble Hyperbranched Polythiophenes with Tailor-Made Optoelectronic Properties. Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 30(15), Article 15.
    4. Crossland, E. J. W., Kamperman, M., Nedelcu, M., Ducati, C., Wiesner, U., Smilgies, D. M., Toombes, G. E. S., Hillmyer, M. A., Ludwigs, S., Steiner, U., & Snaith, H. J. (2009). A Bicontinuous Double Gyroid Hybrid Solar Cell. Nano Lett., 9(8), Article 8.
    5. Richter, T. V., Schüler, F., Thomann, R., Mülhaupt, R., & Ludwigs, S. (2009). Nanocomposites of Size-Tunable ZnO-Nanoparticles and Amphiphilic Hyperbranched Polymers. Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 30(8), Article 8.
  16. 2008

    1. Voicu, N. E., Ludwigs, S., & Steiner, U. (2008). Alignment of Lamellar Block Copolymers via Electrohydrodynamic-Driven Micropatterning. Advanced Materials, 20(16), Article 16.
  17. 2007

    1. Voicu, N. E., Ludwigs, S., Crossland, E. J. W., Andrew, P., & Steiner, U. (2007). Solvent-Vapor-Assisted Imprint Lithography. Advanced Materials, 19(5), Article 5.
    2. Meldrum, F. C., & Ludwigs, S. (2007). Template-Directed Control of Crystal Morphologies. Macromolecular Bioscience, 7(2), Article 2.
    3. Crossland, E. J. W., Ludwigs, S., Hillmyer, M. A., & Steiner, U. (2007). Freestanding Nanowire Arrays from Soft-etch Block Copolymer Templates. Soft Matter, 3(1), Article 1.
  18. 2006

    1. Ludwigs, S., Steiner, U., Kulak, A. N., Lam, R., & Meldrum, F. C. (2006). Bioinspired Polymer–Inorganic Hybrid Materials. Advanced Materials, 18(17), Article 17.
  19. 2005

    1. Ludwigs, S., Krausch, G., Reiter, G., Losik, M., Antonietti, M., & Schlaad, H. (2005). Structure Formation of Polystyrene-block-poly(γ-benzyl l-glutamate) in Thin Films. Macromolecules, 38(18), Article 18.
    2. Ludwigs, S., Krausch, G., Magerle, R., Zvelindovsky, A. V., & Sevink, G. J. A. (2005). Phase Behavior of ABC Triblock Terpolymers in Thin Films: Mesoscale Simulations. Macromolecules, 38(5), Article 5.
    3. Ludwigs, S., Schmidt, K., Stafford, C. M., Amis, E. J., Fasolka, M. J., Karim, A., Magerle, R., & Krausch, G. (2005). Combinatorial Mapping of the Phase Behavior of ABC Triblock Terpolymers in Thin Films: Experiments. Macromolecules, 38(5), Article 5.
    4. Ludwigs, S., Schmidt, K., & Krausch, G. (2005). One-Dimensional Swelling of a pH-Dependent Nanostructure Based on ABC Triblock Terpolymers. Macromolecules, 38(6), Article 6.
  20. 2003

    1. Böker, A., Elbs, H., Hänsel, H., Knoll, A., Ludwigs, S., Zettl, H., Zvelindovsky, A. V., Sevink, G. J. A., Urban, V., Abetz, V., Müller, A. H. E., & Krausch, G. (2003). Electric Field Induced Alignment of Concentrated Block Copolymer Solutions. Macromolecules, 36(21), Article 21.
    2. Ludwigs, S., Böker, A., Voronov, A., Rehse, N., Magerle, R., & Krausch, G. (2003). Self-assembly of Functional Nanostructures from ABC Triblock Copolymers. Nature Materials, 2(11), Article 11.
    3. Ludwigs, S., Böker, A., Abetz, V., Müller, A. H. E., & Krausch, G. (2003). Phase behavior of Linear Poly(styrene)-block-poly(2-vinylpyridine)-block-poly(tert-butyl methacrylate) Triblock Terpolymers. Polymer, 44(22), Article 22.
  21. 2002

    1. Böker, A., Elbs, H., Hänsel, H., Knoll, A., Ludwigs, S., Zettl, H., Urban, V., Abetz, V., Müller, A. H. E., & Krausch, G. (2002). Microscopic Mechanisms of Electric-Field-Induced Alignment of Block Copolymer Microdomains. Physical Review Letters, 89(13), Article 13.

1997 – 2002 Studies of Chemistry at the University of Bayreuth, Germany; Diploma thesis on synthesis and bulk phase behaviour of triblock terpolymers; Supervision: Prof. G. Krausch & Prof. A. Müller

2002 – 2004 PhD-thesis, Subject: „Complex nanostructures in ABC triblock terpolymer thin films”, University of Bayreuth, Germany, Group of Prof. G. Krausch

2004 – 2006 Postdoc at the Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge, UK; Group of Prof. U. Steiner; Experienced researcher in the EU-Network Polyfilm, RTN-6

2006 – 2010 Group leader at the Institute for Macromolecular Chemistry & Freiburg Materials Research Center, Freiburg, Germany; Service group leader of the “Scale-Up” Laboratory

2008 – 2018 Leader of an independent junior research group within the Emmy-Noether program of the DFG

2008 – 2011 Junior Fellow within FRIAS (Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies)

2010 Habilitation in Macromolecular Chemistry, University of Freiburg

since 11/10 Full Professor, Head of "Lehrstuhl für Struktur & Eigenschaften polymerer Materialien", Institut für Polymerchemie, University of Stuttgart

2017 Prof invitée at the Ecole Polytechnique Paris

2019 Call for the Professorship for “Polymere Werkstoffe” at the Universität des Saarlandes, declined.

           2020   Funding for the establishment of an independent Junior Research

                     Group with Prof. Dr. Lunter, University of Tübingen,

                      Excellence Strategy at the University of Tübingen

          2016    Invited Professorship, Ecole Polytechnique, LabEx CHARMMMAT,


 2008-2018    Emmy Noether Group of the DFG

 2007-2011    Invited Professorship, Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg

 2008-2011     Junior Fellow in the Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies (FRIAS), 

                       Excellence Initiative of the University of Freiburg

 2008-2010     Elite stipend of the Baden-Württemberg-Foundation

2006+2010     Awards for excellent research work, Otto-Röhm-Gedächtnisstiftung

          2009     Eugen-Graetz Award for excellent research, University of Freiburg

          2002     Award of the Otto-Warburg-Chemiestiftung

- Co-Speaker of new Cluster initiative “Bionic Intelligence for Health”, University of Stuttgart and University of Tübingen, since 2023

- Speaker of the Center of Bionic Intelligence Tübingen Stuttgart (BITS), together with Prof. Syn Schmitt and Prof. Martin Giese; , since 2023

- Co-Speaker of Research Training Group GRK2948 “Mixed Ionic-Electronic Transport”, since October 2023

- Faculty of the International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Intelligent Systems, since January 2023;

- Member of SC SimTech, since November 2022;

- Associate Member of SC SimTech, Universität Stuttgart, since November 2022

- Board Member of the IMPRS-CMS, Stuttgart, since 2022

- Member of the Advisory Board of the GRK2670 – BEAM, University of Halle, since 2022

- Executive Board of the GDCh Division of Macromolecular Chemistry from 2021 to 2024.

- Editorial Advisory Board Member of JACS Au; since January 2021

- Co-organization of ACS PMSE Meeting „100 Years of Polymer Structures: Active Materials for Thin Films & Interfaces”, Philadelphia, March 2020

- Associate Editor of Macromolecules, ACS; since January 2020

- Member of the Curatorium of the Freiburg Materials Research Center (FMF) in Freiburg; since 2019

- Board of Directors of the NSERC – Green Electronics Network (GReEN) in Canada, which is headed by Prof. Mario Leclerc (Université Laval); since 2019

- Member of the International Advisory Board of Macromolecular Rapid Communications & Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, Wiley

- Executive Director of the Institute of Polymer Chemistry, interexchange with Prof. Buchmeiser every 2 years

- Member of the Curatorium at the Institute of Microelectronics (IMS Chips), Stuttgart

- Deputy head of the “Deutscher Hochschulverband”, Stuttgart

- Board member of the Vereinigung von Freunden der Universität Stuttgart e.V.

- Member of the Leading Committee of the research project ‘Nanobiomater’ funded by the Zeiss-Foundation

- Member of the Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker GdCH

- Head of the board of examiners for bachelor and master students in chemistry (2013 – 2018)

- Member of the committee for admission of chemistry students; University of Stuttgart

- Member of several review boards for professorships & grants

~ 70 Invited Lectures at International Conferences

MRS Spring Meeting in Seattle, Washington:

Chalmers University of Technology, winter school in Sweden, Hällsnäs:

Journées du GDR-OERA (Organic Electronics for the New Era); Artificial Intelligence in Organic Electronics, Strasbourg:
“From Intelligent Polymers to Soft Robotics Applications", Invited

GDCh Makro 2024, Dresden:
“Adaptive Mixed Conducting Polymer Films for Opto-electronic and Switchable Devices", Invited

EuroEAP 2024 – Twelfth international conference on Soft Transducers and Electromechanically Active Polymers, Stuttgart:
“From Multifunctional Polymer Materials Design to Soft Robotics Applications", Invited

26th International Conference on Science and Technology of Synthetic Electronic Materials (ICSM 2024), Dresden:
“Adaptive Mixed Conducting Polymer Films for Organic Electronics and Soft Robotics”, Invited

E-MRS Spring Meeting, Strasbourg:
“Electrochemical Doping of Mixed Conducting Polymer Films for Optoelectronics and Switchable Devices", Invited

Symposium on Photoconversion in Organic and Hybrid Semiconductors, Imperial College London:
“Adaptive Semiconducting Polymer Films for Optoelectronics and Switchable Devices”, Invited

SPIE "Women in Renewable Energy (WiRE) 2024", SPIE Photonics Europe, Strasbourg:
“Mixed ionic-electronic transport in conducting polymers for actuating devices”, Invited

ACS Spring Meeting, New Orleans:
“Adaptive Mixed Conducting Polymer Films for Switchable Devices”, Invited

Bordeaux Polymers Seminars: “Adaptive Mixed Conducting Polymer Materials”, Invited

ICMAB Seminar Series, Barcelona: “Adaptive Mixed Conducting Polymer Materials”, Invited

MATSUS Fall 2023, Torremolinos:
“Adaptive Mixed Conducting Polymer Films for Switchable Devices”, Invited

Seminar Series of the FSM (Functional Soft Materials) Lab, Stuttgart:
“Intelligent Polymer Materials as Actuators and Sensors for Soft Robotic Applications”

PI of the Month @ IMPRS-CMS, MPI Stuttgart:
“Adaptive Mixed Conducting Polymer Materials for Actuating Devices”, Invited

LOE (Laboratory of Organic Electronics) Seminar Series, Norrköping:
“Adaptive Mixed Conducting Polymer Materials”, Invited

General Assembly of SPP2100, Dresden:
“Intelligent Polymer Materials as Actuators and Sensors for Soft Robotic Applications”, Invited

DPG Spring Meeting, Dresden:
“Humidity & Electrochemical Switching of Mixed Conducting Polymer Films”

General Assembly of SPP2171, Münster:  
“Adaptive Mixed Conducting Polymer Surfaces”, Invited

Telluride Workshop on Organic Mixed Conductors, 
“Multifunctional Mixed Conducting Polymer Films for Intelligent Devices”, Invited

Bordeaux Polymer Conference,
“Humidity & Electrochemical Switching of Mixed Conducting Polymer Films”, Invited

IPOE 2022 (Interface Properties in Organic and Hybrid Electronics – Perspectives & Key Challenges), Malaga:
“From Conducting Polymer Films towards Intelligent Switchable Devices”, Invited

SFB-1249 Symposium on Materials for Organic Electronics, Heidelberg:
“Humidity & Electrochemical Switching of Mixed Conducting Polymer Films”, Invited 

ICRA Workshop on Leveraging Advancements in Smart Materials Science - Soft Robots Gaining New Abilities through Smart and Functional Materials (IEEE International Conference on Robotics & Automation),                                         “Bioinspired Multifunctional Polymer Films for Actuating Devices”, Invited

ICON-NSLE Conference (Nanotechnology for Sustainable Living and Environment), “From Conducting Polymer Films towards Intelligent Switchable Devices”, Keynote

nanoGe Spring Meeting 2022:
“Electrochemical Switching of Mixed Conducting Polymer Films”, Invited

MRS Spring Meeting:
“Controlled Crystallization & Electrochemical Doping Strategies of Films based on the two Work-Horses P3HT & P(NDI2OD-T2)”, Invited

NanoGe Symposium, online
“Bioinspired mixed conducting polymer films for actuators”, Invited

ACS Spring Meeting, Philadelphia, USA:
“Bioinspired multifunctional polymer films for electrochemical devices”, Invited

Makromolekulares Kolloquium, Freiburg:
“Bioinspired multiresponsive polymer films”, Invited

MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, USA:
“Liquid-crystalline and / or semi-crystalline - Understanding structure-function relationships in n-type copolymer films ”, Invited

48th Colloquium of GFP, Mulhouse, F:
“Bioinspired multifunctional polymer films for polymer electronics applications”, Plenary Talk

International Symposium on Future Optics, PhoenixD, Hannover:
“Bioinspired multifunctional polymer films for polymer electronics applications”, Plenary Talk

GREEN Electronics Meeting, Montreal, Canada:
“Controlled manipulation of polymer materials & films for electronic & energy storage applications”, Invited

MRS Spring Meeting, Phoenix, USA:
“Controlled crystallization strategies for organic electronic applications”, Invited

MRS Fall Meeting,Symposium Bioelectronics, Boston, USA:
“Mixed conductivity in conducting polymer films”, Invited
MRS Spring Meeting, Phoenix, USA:
“Doping of conducting polymer films for electronic and electrochemical applications”, Invited
SPIC 2017, Limoges, France:
“Manipulation des Films de Polymères Conducteurs pour des Applications Electroniques et Electrochimiques”, Plenary Talk
Ferienakademie Sarntal, Südtirol, Italy:
“Polymere und Polymere Elektronik”, Invited Guest Lecturer
Stuttgart Workshop of Thermoelectrics:
“Doping of conjugated polymer films for flexible thermoelectrics”, Invited
ECHEMS 2017, Milano Marittima, Italy: 
“Conducting polymers with different architectures: Advanced electrochemistry for organic electronics”, Plenary Talk
SFB-Kolloquium SFB 1176, Trifels:
“Manipulation of functional polymers on the molecular and mesoscopic scale”, Invited
DPG Meeting, Dresden:
“Controlled crystallization of n-type semiconducting polymer thin films”, Invited
Macromolecular Symposium Freiburg: 
“Doping of conjugated polymer films for flexible electronics”, Invited
MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, USA: 
“Controlled crystallization of conjugated polymer films for organic electronic devices”, Invited
International School on Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage, Stuttgart: 
“Nanostructured conducting polymer films for energy applications”, Invited
Days of ITODYS, Paris, France: 
“Manipulation of polymer thin films for organic electronics and electrochemical devices”, Invited
ISFOE, Thessaloniki, Greece: 
“Controlled crystallization of polymer thin films for opto-electronic applications”, Invited
Organic Electronics: Recent Developments and Challenges (OE2016), Stuttgart:
“Controlled crystallization of polymer thin films for opto-electronic applications”, Invited
European Polymer Congress, Dresden:
“Controlled crystallization of semicrystalline polymer thin films & its impact on optical & electrical properties”, Keynote Lecture
WEEM-2015, Bad Herrenalb:
Peter Reinold: “Chemical and electrochemical synthesis and functionalization of branched polythiophenes”, Invited
EMRS 2015 Spring Meeting Lille, France:
“Controlled crystallization of donor-acceptor copolymer thin films”
42nd German Liquid Crystal Conference, Stuttgart:
Daniel Trefz: “Controlled crystallization and electron transport anisotropy in thin P(NDI2OD-T2) films”

GdCH-Electrochemistry, Mainz:
Miriam Goll: “Electrochemical synthesis & spectroscopical studies of EDOT containing conducting copolymer & blend films”
ISFOE 2014, Thessaloniki, Greece:
“How to force semiconducting polymers into order", Invited

Justus Back: “Towards functional supramolecular structures of conjugated polymers by self assembly of rod-coil & rod-rod block copolymers” Dr. Adrian Ruff: “Electrochemical determination of LUMO energy levels of acceptor materials for organic solar cells”
12th International Symposium on Functional π-Electrons, Turku, Finland:
“How to force semiconducting polymers into order”, Invited
European Approaches to Bioinspired Materials, Leeds, UK:
“How to force semiconducting polymers into order", Invited

Dr. Anna Schenk: “Bio-inspired routes towards nanoporous Co3O4”
ECHEMS 2014, Bath, UK:
Miriam Goll: “Electrochemical synthesis & spectroscopical studies of EDOT containing conducting copolymer & blend films”

Bunsentagung, Hamburg:
Dr. Adrian Ruff: “Electrodeposited EDOT containing 3D copolymers based on a terthiophene branching unit”

MRS Spring Meeting, San Francisco, USA:
Florian Fischer: “Large scale orientation by crystallizing PCPDTBT under confinement”
DPG-Spring Meeting, Dresden:
“Controlled crystallization of semiconducting polymers”, Invited
Makromolekulares Kolloquium, Freiburg:
“How to force semiconducting polymers into order”, Invited
12/ 2013
MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, USA:
Florian Fischer: “Influence of processing solvents and additives on PCPDTBT morphology and optical properties in the neutral and charged states”
09/ 2013
DPG Physics School on Innovative Concepts in Photovoltaics, Bad Honnef: 
“Controlled crystallization of semiconducting polymers”, Invited
NANOTEXNOLOGY 2013, Thessaloniki, Greece:
“Anisotropic charge transport in semicrystalline polymer thin films”, Invited
International Symposium on Flexible Electronics, Erlangen:
“Anisotropic charge transport in semiconducting polymers”, Invited
11th International Symposium on Functional π-Electron Systems, Arcachon, France:
“Anisotropic charge transport in semiconducting polymers”, Invited

10th IPF Colloquium, Dresden:
“Anisotropic charge transport in semiconducting polymers”, Invited

09/ 2012
International Ringberg Symposium, Rottach-Egern:
“Optoelectronic polymer nanohybrid materials“, Invited
15th International Conference „Polymeric Materials“, Halle:
“Controlled crystallization of semiconducting polymers”, Invited
NANOTEXNOLOGY 2012, Thessaloniki, Greece:
“Controlled crystallization of semiconducting polymer thin films: from molecular scale to macroscopic order”, Invited
DFG-Sino-German Workshop, Shanghai, China: 
„Optoelectronic polymer nanohybrid materials”, Invited
E-MRS Spring Meeting, Strasbourg, France:
„Controlled crystallization of P3HT thin films”
Future challenges of advanced functional polymers for the emerging technologies, Bordeaux, France:
„Nanostructuring of semiconducting polymer materials“, Invited
DFG-First German-Russian Week of the Young Researcher, Kazan, Russia:
„From functional polymers towards organic solar cells”, Invited
The 24th International Symposium on Polymer Analysis and Characterization ISPAC, Torino, Italy:
„Controlled crystallization in semiconducting polymer thin films”, Invited
MRS-Fall Meeting, Boston, USA:
„From linear & branched polythiophenes towards optoelectronics”, Invited
Japanese-German Frontiers of Science Symposium (JAGFOS), Potsdam:
„From block copolymer films towards organic solar cells”, Invited
Polydays 2010, Berlin:
„Hyperbranched polythiophenes”, Invited
FRIAS-Tagung Soft Matter, Saig/Titisee:
„Hierarchical soft-lithographic patterning of polymers“, Invited
MRS-Spring Meeting, San Francisco, USA:
“Block copolymer templates for optoelectronic applications: synthesis, optoelectronic properties and morphology of soft-etchable hole-conducting block copolymers”

T. Richter: “Room temperature vacuum-induced ligand removal and patterning of ZnO nano-particles: from semiconducting films towards printed electronics”
From the Witches‘ Cauldrons of Materials Science, Goslar:
“Block copolymer templates for organic solar cells“, Invited
Bunsen Discussion Meeting, Stuttgart, Germany:
“Block copolymer templates for optoelectronic applications: Synthesis, optoelectronic properties and morphology of soft-etchable hole-conducting block copolymers”
Dresden Spring School – DFG-SPP-1355, Germany:
“Hybrid solar cells”, Invited
Bayreuther Polymer Symposium:
“From linear and branched polythiophenes towards optoelectronic applications”, Invited
ECHEMS-Meeting, Weingarten: 
“Electrochemical characterization of electroactive polymers with potential applications in organic solar cells”
DPG Meeting, Dresden: 
“Characterization of electroactive polymers and block copolymers with potential application in organic solar cells“
Macromolecular Symposium, Freiburg:                                                                                                          ”From nanostructured block copolymer templates towards hybrid solar cells“
GdCH-Conference “Electrochemistry – Crossing Boundaries”, Gießen:
“Electrochemical characterization of electroactive polymers with potential applications in organic solar cells”
FMF-Colloquium, Hornberg:
“Templating with functional block copolymer films – potential applications in organic solar cells”
German-Korean Polymer Symposium, Busan, Korea: 
“Nanostructured block copolymer films as templates for the preparation of optoelectronic devices”, Invited
EUPOC – Europolymer Conference, Gargnano: 
“From nanostructured block copolymer films towards organic solar cells”

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