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Solving the COF Trilemma: Towards crystalline, stable and functional covalent organic frameworks
F. Haase, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Soc. Res. 2020, accepted.

Total scattering reveals the hidden stacking disorder in a 2D covalent organic framework
A.M. Pütz, M.W. Terban, S. Bette, F. Haase, R.E. Dinnebier, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Sci. 2020, Advance Article. DOI: 10.1039/D0SC03048A

Mechanistic Insights into the Role of Covalent Triazine Frameworks as Cathodes in Lithium‐Sulfur Batteries
E. Troschke, C. Kensy, F. Haase, S. Dörfler, Y. Joseph, B.V. Lotsch, S. Kaskel
Batteries & Supercaps 2020, 3, 1–12. DOI: 10.1002/batt.202000063
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Atomic Resolution Observation of the Oxidation of Niobium Oxide Nanowires: Implications for Renewable Energy Applications
S. Betzler, A.L. Koh, B.V. Lotsch, R. Sinclair, C. Scheu
ACS Appl. Nano Mater. 2020, 3, 9285–9292. DOI: 10.1021/acsanm.0c01952

Carbon nitride-based light-driven microswimmers with intrinsic photocharging ability
V. Sridhar, F. Podjaski, J. Kröger, A. Jiménez-Solano, B.-W. Park, B.V. Lotsch, M. Sitti
PNAS 2020, 117, 24748–24756. DOI: org/10.1073/pnas.2007362117

Near-atomic-scale observation of grain boundaries in a layer-stacked two-dimensional polymer
H. Qi, H. Sahabudeen, B. Liang, M. Položij, M.A. Addicoat, T.E. Gorelik, M. Hambsch, M. Mundszinger, SW. Park, B.V. Lotsch, S.C.B. Mannsfeld, Z. Zheng, R. Dong, T. Heine, X. Feng, U. Kaiser
Science Advances 2020, 6, eabb5976.DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.abb5976

Ionothermal Synthesis of Imide‐Linked Covalent Organic Frameworks
J. Maschita, T. Banerjee, G. Savasci, F. Haase, C. Ochsenfeld, B.V. Lotsch
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2020, 59, 15750–15758. DOI: 10.1002/anie.202007372

Toward Standardized Photocatalytic Oxygen Evolution Rates Using RuO2@TiO2 as a Benchmark
H.A. Vignolo-González, S. Laha, A. Jiménez-Solano, T. Oshima, V. Duppel, P. Schützendübe, B.V. Lotsch
Matter 2020, 3, 464–486. DOI: 10.1016/j.matt.2020.07.021

Rational Design of Covalent Cobaloxime-COF Hybrids for Enhanced Photocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution
K. Gottschling, G. Savasci, H.A. Vignolo-González, S. Schmidt, P. Mauker, T. Banerjee, P. Rovó, C. Ochsenfeld, B.V. Lotsch
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2020, 142, 12146–12156. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.0c02155
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Aero-ZnS architectures with dual hydrophilic–hydrophobic properties for microfluidic applications
I. Plesco, T. Braniste, N. Wolff, L. Gorceac, V. Duppel, B. Cinic, Y.K. Mishra, A. Sarua, R. Adelung, L. Kienle, I. Tiginyanu
APL Mater. 2020, 8, 061105. DOI: 10.1063/5.0010222

In Situ Generation of Electrolyte inside Pyridine‐based Covalent Triazine Frameworks for Direct Supercapacitor Integration
E. Troschke, D. Leistenschneider, T. Rensch, S. Grätz, J. Maschita, S. Ehrling, B. Klemmed, B.V. Lotsch, A. Eychmüller, L. Borchardt, S. Kaskel
ChemSusChem 2020, 13, 3192–3198. DOI: 10.1002/cssc.202000518

How photocorrosion can trick you: A detailed study on low-bandgap Li doped CuO photocathodes for solar hydrogen production
J. Kampmann, S. Betzler, H. Hajiyani, S. Häringer, M. Beetz, T. Harzer, J. Kraus, B.V. Lotsch, C. Scheu, R. Pentcheva, D. Fattakhova-Rohlfing, T. Bein
Nanoscale 2020, 12, 7766–7775. DOI: 10.1039/C9NR10250G

Enhancing hydrogen evolution activity of Au(111) in alkaline media through molecular engineering of a 2D polymer
P. Alexa, J.M. Lombardi, P. Abufager, H.F. Busnengo, D. Grumelli, V.S. Vyas, F. Haase, B.V. Lotsch, R. Gutzler, K. Kern
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2020, 59, 8411–8415. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201915855
Angew. Chem. 2020, 132, 8489–8493 . DOI: 10.1002/ange.201915855

Change in Magnetic Properties upon Chemical Exfoliation of FeOCl
A.M. Ferrenti, S. Klemenz, S. Lei, X. Song, P. Ganter, B.V. Lotsch, L.M. Schoop
Inorg. Chem. 2020, 59, 1176–1182. DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.9b02856

Holey Heterographenes Made to Order: “Green” Synthesis of Porous Graphitic Frameworks
T. Banerjee, B.V. Lotsch
Chem 2020, 6, 812–814. DOI: 10.1016/j.chempr.2020.03.012

How Certain Are the Reported Ionic Conductivities of Thiophosphate-Based Solid Electrolytes? An Interlaboratory Study
S. Ohno, T. Bernges, J. Buchheim, M. Duchardt, A.-K. Hatz, M.A. Kraft, H. Kwak, A.L. Santhosha, Z. Liu, N. Minafra, F. Tsuji, A. Sakuda, R. Schlem, S. Xiong, Z. Zhang, P. Adelhelm, H. Chen, A. Hayashi, Y. Seok Jung, B.V. Lotsch, B. Roling, N.M. Vargas-Barbosa, W.G. Zeier
ACS Energy Lett. 2020, 5, 910–915. DOI: 10.1021/acsenergylett.9b02764

Finding the Right Blend: Interplay Between Structure and Sodium Ion Conductivity in the System Na5AlS4–Na4SiS4
S. Harm, A.-K. Hatz, C. Schneider, C. Hoefer, C. Hoch, B.V. Lotsch
Front. Chem. 2020, 8:90. DOI: 10.3389/fchem.2020.00090

Synthesis and Structure of the Sodium Phosphidosilicate Na2SiP2
A. Haffner, A.-K. Hatz, C. Hoch, B.V. Lotsch, D. Johrendt
Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2020, 617–621. DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201901083

Lanthanide orthothiophosphates revisited: single-crystal X-ray, Raman, and DFT studies of TmPS4 and YbPS4
T. Scholz, F. Pielnhofer, R. Eger, B.V. Lotsch
Z. Naturforsch. B 2020, 75, 225–231. DOI: 10.1515/znb-2019-0217
Special Issue on the Occasion of Arndt Simon's 80th Birthday

A new ternary silicide GdFe1−xSi2 (x = 0.32): preparation, crystal and electronic structure
V. Babizhetskyy, J. Köhler, Y. Tyvanchuk, C. Zheng
Z. Naturforsch. B 2020, 75, 217–223. DOI: 10.1515/znb-2019-0200
Special Issue on the Occasion of Arndt Simon's 80th Birthday

A series of new layered lithium europium(II) oxoniobates(V) and -tantalates(V)
C. Funk, J. Köhler, T. Schleid
Z. Naturforsch. B 2020, 75, 201–208. DOI: 10.1515/znb-2019-0190
Special Issue on the Occasion of Arndt Simon's 80th Birthday

Flat/steep band model for superconductors containing Bi square nets
J. Fu, J. Xu, J. Lin, J. Köhler, S. Deng
Z. Naturforsch. B 2020, 75, 183–190. DOI: 10.1515/znb-2019-0191
Special Issue on the Occasion of Arndt Simon's 80th Birthday

Scalable production of nitrogen-doped carbons for multilayer lithium-sulfur battery cells
C. Kensy, P. Härtel, J. Maschita, S. Dörfler, B. Schumm, T. Abendroth, H. Althues, B.V. Lotsch, S. Kaskel
Carbon 2020, 161, 190–197. DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2020.01.037

Understanding the Origin of Ultrasharp sub-Bandgap Luminescence from Zero-Dimensional Inorganic Perovskite Cs4PbBr6
M. Shin, S.-W. Nam, A. Sadhanala, R. Shivanna, M. Anaya, A. Jiménez-Solano, H. Yoon, S. Jeon, S.D. Stranks, R.L.Z. Hoye, B. Shin
ACS Appl. Energy Mater. 2020, 3, 192–199. DOI: 10.1021/acsaem.9b02214

Rational strain engineering in delafossite oxides for highly efficient hydrogen evolution catalysis in acidic media
F. Podjaski, D. Weber, S. Zhang, L. Diehl, R. Eger, V. Duppel, E. Alarcón-Lladó, G. Richter, F. Haase, A. Fontcuberta i Morral, C. Scheu, B.V. Lotsch
Nature Catalysis 2020, 3, 55–63. DOI: 10.1038/s41929-019-0400-x

Customizing H3Sb3P2O14 Nanosheet Sensors by Reversible Vapor-Phase Amine Intercalation
M. Däntl, P. Ganter, K. Szendrei-Temesi, A. Jiménez-Solano, B.V. Lotsch
Nanoscale Horiz. 2020, 5, 74–81. DOI: 10.1039/C9NH00434C
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Crystallography at the nanoscale: planar defects in ZnO nanospikes
N. Wolff, V. Hrkac, J. Ditto, V. Duppel, Y.K. Mishra, D.C. Johnson, R. Adelungd, L. Kienle
J. Appl. Crystallogr. 2019, 52, 1009-1015. DOI: org/10.1107/S1600576719009415

Advanced Hybrid GaN/ZnO Nanoarchitectured Microtubes for Fluorescent Micromotors Driven by UV Light
N. Wolff, V. Ciobanu, M. Enachi, M. Kamp, T. Braniste, V. Duppel, S. Shree, S. Raevschi, M. Medina-Sánchez, R. Adelung, O.G. Schmidt, L. Kienle, I. Tiginyanu
Small 2019, 1905141. DOI: 0.1002/smll.201905141

Purification by SPS and formation of a unique 3D nanoscale network: the showcase of Ni–Cr–S
H. Groß, T. Dankwort, A.-L. Hansen, U. Schürmann, V. Duppel, M. Poschmann, A. Meingast, D. Groeneveld, J. König, W. Bensch, L. Kienle
J. Mater. Chem. C, 2019, 7, 15188–15196. DOI: 10.1039/c9tc04548a

Dipole Reorientation and Local Density of Optical States Influence the Emission of Light-Emitting Electrochemical Cells
A. Jiménez-Solano, L. Martínez-Sarti, A. Pertegás, G. Lozano, H.J. Bolink, H. Míguez
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2019, 22, 92–96. DOI: 10.1039/C9CP05505C

Structural Evolution of Ni-Based Co-Catalysts on [Ca2Nb3O10]Nanosheets during Heating and Their Photocatalytic Properties
S. Zhang, L. Diehl, S. Wrede, B.V. Lotsch, C. Scheu
Catalysts 2019, 10, 13. DOI: 10.3390/catal10010013

Customizing H3Sb3P2O14 Nanosheet Sensors by Reversible Vapor-Phase Amine Intercalation
M. Däntl, P. Ganter, K. Szendrei-Temesi, A. Jiménez-Solano, B.V. Lotsch
Nanoscale Horiz. 2020, 5, 74–81. DOI: 10.1039/C9NH00434C

Finite Size Effects on Light Propagation throughout Random Media: Relation between Optical Properties and Scattering Event Statistics
J.M. Miranda-Muñoz, V. Esteso, A. Jiménez-Solano, G. Lozano, H. Míguez
Adv. Optical Mater. 2019, 1901196. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201901196

Magneto-optical probe of the fully gapped Dirac band in ZrSiS
E. Uykur, L.Z. Maulana, L.M. Schoop, B.V. Lotsch, M. Dressel, A.V. Pronin
Phys. Rev. Res. 2019, 1, 032015. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevResearch.1.032015

Experimental assessment of the practical oxidative stability of lithium thiophosphate solid electrolytes
G.F. Dewald, S. Ohno, M.A. Kraft, R. Koerver, P. Till, N.M. Vargas-Barbosa, J. Janek, W.G. Zeier
Chem. Mater. 2019, 31, 8328–8337. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.9b0155

Charge density waves and magnetism in topological semimetal candidates GdSbxTe2–x–δ
S. Lei, V. Duppel, J.M. Lippmann, J. Nuss, B.V. Lotsch, L.M. Schoop
Adv. Quantum Technol. 2019, 2, 1900045. DOI: 10.1002/qute.201900045

Structural Insights into Poly(Heptazine Imides): A Light Storing Carbon Nitride Material for Dark Photocatalysis
H. Schlomberg, J. Kröger, G. Savasci, M.W. Terban, S. Bette, I. Moudrakovski, V. Duppel, F. Podjaski, R. Siegel, J. Senker, R.E. Dinnebier, C. Ochsenfeld, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Mater. 2019, 31, 7478–7486. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.9b02199

Short-Range Structural Correlations in Amorphous 2D Polymers
P. Alexa, C. Oligschleger, P. Gröger, C. Morchutt, V. Vyas, B.V. Lotsch, J.C. Schön, R. Gutzler, K. Kern
Chem. Phys. Chem. 2019, 20, 2340–2347. DOI: 10.1002/cphc.201900326

Utilizing Chemical Intuition in the Search for New Quantum Materials
T. Scholz, B.V. Lotsch
ACS Cent. Sci. 2019, 5, 750–752. DOI: 10.1021/acscentsci.9b00429

Sub-stoichiometric 2D Covalent Organic Frameworks from Tri- and Tetratopic Linkers
T. Banerjee, F. Haase, S. Trenker, B. Biswal, G. Savasci, V. Duppel, I. Moudrakovski, C. Ochsenfeld, B.V. Lotsch
Nat. Commun. 2019, 10, 2689. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-019-10574-6

Spin-split band hybridization in graphene proximitized with α-RuCl3 nanosheets
S. Mashhadi, Y. Kim, J. Kim, D. Weber, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe, N. Park, B.V. Lotsch, J. Smet, M. Burghard, K. Kern
Nano Lett. 2019, 19, 4659– 4665. DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.9b01691

Electronic Structure and Lithium Diffusion in LiAl2(OH)6Cl Studied by First Principle Calculations
Y. Zhang, X. Cheng, C. Wu, J. Köhler, S. Deng
Molecules 2019, 24, 2667. DOI: 10.3390/molecules24142667

(Ba0.85Ca0.15)(Ti0.9Zr0.1)O3 thin films prepared by PLD: Relaxor properties and complex microstructure
A. Piorra, V. Hrkac, N. Wolff, C. Zamponi, V. Duppel, J. Hadermann, L. Kienle, E. Quandt
J. Appl. Phys. 2019, 125, 244103. DOI: 10.1063/1.5063428

Sustained Solar H2 Evolution from a Thiazolo[5,4-d]thiazole-Bridged Covalent Organic Framework and Nickel-Thiolate Cluster in Water
B.P. Biswal, H.A. Vignolo-González, T. Banerjee, L. Grunenberg, G. Savasci, K. Gottschling, J. Nuss, C. Ochsenfeld, B.V. Lotsch
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2019, 141, 11082–11092. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.9b03243

Absorption and Emission of Light in Optoelectronic Nanomaterials: The Role of the Local Optical Environment
A. Jiménez-Solano, J.F. Galisteo-López, H. Míguezs
J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2018, 9, 2077–2084. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.8b00848

Absorption enhancement in methylammonium lead iodide perovskite solar cells with embedded arrays of dielectric particles
A. Jiménez-Solano, S. Carretero-Palacios, H. Míguez
Opt. Express 2019, 26, A865–A878. DOI: 10.1364/OE.26.00A865

Crystal structure and stacking faults in the layered honeycomb, delafossite-type materials Ag3LiIr2O6 and Ag3LiRu2O6
S. Bette, T. Takayama, V. Duppel, A. Poulain, H. Takagi, R.E. Dinnebier
Dalton Trans, 2019, 48, 9250–9259. DOI: 10.1039/c9dt01789e

Kinetically-controlled laser-synthesis of colloidal high-entropy alloy nanoparticles
F. Waag, Y. Li, A.R. Ziefuß, E. Bertin, M. Kamp, V. Duppel, G. Marzun, L. Kienle, S. Barcikowski, B. Gökce
RSC Adv. 2019, 9, 18547–18558. DOI: 10.1039/C9RA03254A

Large Second Harmonic Generation (SHG) Effect and High Laser‐Induced Damage Threshold (LIDT) Observed Coexisting in Gallium Selenide
S.P. Guo, X. Cheng, Z.D. Sun, Y. Chi, B.W. Liu, X.M. Jiang, S.F. Li , H.G. Xue, S. Deng, V. Duppel, J. Köhler, G.C. Guo
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl. 2019, 58, 8087–8091. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201902839

Phase equilibria in the Ta–Mn–P system and crystal structure of ternary phosphides, representative of OsGe2-type structure
Y. Lomnytska, M. Dzevenko, V. Babizhetskyy, M. Schöneich, J. Köhler
J. Solid State Chem. 2019, 277, 77–82. DOI: 10.1016/j.jssc.2019.05.045

Photonic nanoarchitectonics with stimuli-responsive 2D materials
P. Ganter, B.V. Lotsch
Mol. Syst. Des. Eng. 2019, 4, 566–579. DOI: 10.1039/C8ME00112J

Ruthenium Oxide Nanosheets for Enhanced Oxygen Evolution Catalysis in Acidic Medium
S. Laha, Y. Lee, F. Podjaski, D. Weber, V. Duppel, L.M. Schoop, F. Pielnhofer, C. Scheurer, K. Müller, U. Starke, K. Reuter, B.V. Lotsch
Adv. Energy Mater. 2019, 9, 1803795. DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201803795

Selective host-guest interactions in metal-organic frameworks via multiple hydrogen bond donor-acceptor recognition sites
T. Wittmann, C.B.L. Tschense, L. Zappe, C. Koschnick, R. Siegel, R. Stäglich. B.V. Lotsch, J. Senker
J. Mater. Chem. A 2019, 7, 10379–10388. DOI: 10.1039/C8TA12190G

Exploring the Cu-In-S System under Solvothermal Conditions near the Composition CuIn5S8
H. Luehmann, E. Quiroga-Gonzalez, L. Kienle, V. Duppel, G. Neubüser, W. Bensch
Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 2019, 645, 198–206. DOI: 10.1002/zaac.201800421
Dedicated to Professor Thomas F. Fässler on the Occasion of his 60th Birthday

Molecular insights into carbon dioxide sorption in hydrazone-based covalent organic frameworks with tertiary amine moieties
K. Gottschling, L. Stegbauer, G. Savasci, N.A. Prisco, Z.J. Berkson, C. Ochsenfeld, B.F. Chmelka, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Mater. 2019, 31, 1946–1955. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.8b04643
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A Lesson learned from NMR: characterization and ionic conductivity of LGPS-like Li7SiPS8
S. Harm, A.-K. Hatz, I. Moudrakovski, R. Eger, A. Kuhn, C. Hoch, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Mater. 2019, 31, 1280–1288. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.8b04051

New Light on an Old Story: The Crystal Structure of Boron Tetrathiophosphate Revisited
F. Pielnhofer, L.M. Schoop, A. Kuhn, R. Eger, J. Nuss, H. Nuss, B.V. Lotsch
Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 2019, 645, 267–271. DOI: 10.1002/zaac.201800460



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The effect of spin-orbit coupling on nonsymmorphic square-net compounds
A. Topp, M. Vergniory, M. Krivenkov, A. Varykhalov, F. Rodolakis, J.L. McChesney, B.V. Lotsch, C.R. Ast, L.M. Schoop
J. Phys. Chem. Solids 2018, 128, 296–300. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpcs.2017.12.035

Topological band crossings in hexagonal materials
J. Zhang, Y. Chan, C. Chiu, M. Vergniory, L.M. Schoop, A. Schnyder
PhysRevMaterials 2018, 2, 074201. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevMaterials.2.074201

Von der Jahrmarktattraktion zur Energiequelle: Kohlenstoffnitride
H. Schlomberg, F. Podjaski, J. Kröger, B.V. Lotsch
Nachr. Chem. 2018, 66, 1157–1161. DOI: 10.1002/nadc.20184065088

Synthesis and Characterization of Three New Lithium-Scandium Hexathiohypodiphosphates: Li4–3xScxP2S6 (x = 0.358), m-LiScP2S6, and t-LiScP2S6
L. Schoop,  R. Eger,  F. Pielnhofer,  C. Schneider,  J. Nuss,  B.V. Lotsch
Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 2018, 644, 1854–1862. DOI: 10.1002/zaac.201800363.

Interband electron pairing for superconductivity from the breakdown of the Born-Oppenheimer approximation
M.-H. Whangbo, S. Deng, J. Köhler, A. Simon
ChemPhysChem 2018, 19, 3191–3195. DOI: 10.1002/cphc.201800738

Structure-directing lone pairs: Synthesis and Structural Characterization of SnTiO3
L. Diehl, S. Bette, F. Pielnhofer, S. Betzler, I. Moudrakovski, G. Ozin, R. Dinnebier, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Mater. 2018, 30, 8932–8938. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.8b04261

Tracking molecular diffusion in one-dimensional Photonic Crystals
K. Szendrei-Temesi, A. Jiménez-Solano, B.V. Lotsch
Adv. Mater. 2018, 30, 1803730. DOI: 10.1002/adma.201803730
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Directly photoexcited Dirac and Weyl fermions in ZrSiS and NbAs
C.P. Weber, L.M. Schoop, S.S.P. Parkin, R.C. Newby, A. Nateprov, B.V. Lotsch,
B.M. Krishna Mariserla, J.M. Kim, K.M. Dani, H.A. Bechtel, E. Arushanov, M. Ali
Appl. Phys. Lett. 2018, 113, 221906. DOI: 10.1063/1.5055207

COF Photocatalysts: The wetter the better
T. Banerjee, B.V. Lotsch
Nature Chemistry 2018, 10, 1175–1177. DOI: 10.1038/s41557-018-0176-7
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IrOOH nanosheets as acid stable electrocatalysts for the oxygen evolution reaction
D. Weber, L.M. Schoop, D. Wurmbrand, S. Laha, F. Podjaski, V. Duppel, K. Müller, U. Starke,
B.V. Lotsch
J. Mater. Chem. A 2018, 6, 21558–21566. DOI: 10.1039/C8TA07950A

Old and New Insights into Structure and Properties of Eu2[SiO4]
C. Funk, J. Köhler, I. Lazar, D. Kajewski, K. Roleder, J. Nuss, A. Bussmann-Holder,
H. Bamberger, J. van Slageren, D. Enseling, T. Jüstel, T. Schleid
Cryst. Growth Des. 2018, 18, 6316–6325. DOI: 10.1021/acs.cgd.8b01265

Completing the picture of 2-(aminomethylpyridinium) lead hybrid perovskites – Insights into structure, conductivity behavior and optical properties
C. Lermer, A. Senocrate, I. Moudrakovski, T. Seewald, A.-K. Hatz, P. Mayer, F. Pielnhofer,
J. Jaser, L. Schmidt-Mende, J. Maier, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Mater. 2018, 30, 6289–6297. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.8b01840

Tailor-made Photoconductive Pyrene-based Covalent Organic Frameworks for Visible-Light Driven Hydrogen Generation
L. Stegbauer, S. Zech, G. Savasci, T. Banerjee, F. Podjaski, K. Schwinghammer, C. Ochsenfeld,
B.V. Lotsch
Adv. Energy Mater. 2018, 8, 1703278. DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201703278
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New Horizons for Inorganic Solid State Ion Conductors 
Z. Zhang, Y. Shao, B.V. Lotsch, Y.-S. Hu, H. Li,  J. Janek, L.F. Nazar, C. Nan, J. Maier, M. Armand,
L. Chen
Energy Environ. Sci. 2018, 11, 1945–1976 DOI: 10.1039/C8EE01053F

Topochemical conversion of an imine- into a thiazole-linked covalent organic framework enabling real-structure analysis
F. Haase, E. Troschke, G. Savasci, T. Banerjee, V. Duppel, S. Dörfler, M. Grundei, A.M. Burow,
C. Ochsenfeld, S. Kaskel, B.V. Lotsch
Nature Commun. 2018, 9, 2600. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-04979-y

Bottom-up Formation of Carbon-based Structures with Multilevel Hierarchy from
MOF-guest Polyhedra

T. Wang, H.-K. Kim, Y. Liu, W. Li, J. Griffiths, Y. Wu, S. Laha, K. Fong, F. Podjaski, C. Yun,
R. Kumar, B.V. Lotsch, A. Cheetham, S. Smoukov
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, 140, 6130–6136. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b02411

Fast sodium ion conductivity in supertetrahedral phosphidosilicates
A. Haffner, A.K. Hatz, I. Moudrakovski, B.V. Lotsch, D. Johrendt
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57, 6155-6160. DOI:10.1002/anie.201801405

Electrical Transport Signature of the Magnetic Fluctuation-Structure Relation in α-RuCl3 Nanoflakes
S. Mashhadi, D. Weber, L.M. Schoop, A. Schulz, B.V. Lotsch, M. Burghard, K. Kern
Nano Lett. 2018, 18, 3203–3208. DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.8b00926

Chemical Principles of Topological Semimetals
L.M. Schoop, F. Pielnhofer, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Mater. 2018, 30, 3155–3176. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.7b05133

Improving analyte selectivity by post-assembly modification of metal-organic framework based photonic crystal sensors
A. von Mankowski, K. Szendrei, C. Koschnick, B.V. Lotsch
Nanoscale Horiz. 2018, 3, 383–390. DOI: 10.1039/C7NH00209B
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ZnAl2O4‐Functionalized Zinc Oxide Microstructures for Highly Selective Hydrogen Gas Sensing Applications
M. Hoppe, O. Lupan, V. Postica, N. Wolff, V. Duppel, L. Kienle, I. Tiginyanu, R. Adelung
Phys. Status Solidi A 2018, 215, 1700772. DOI: 10.1002/pssa.201700772

Vapor Phase Amine Intercalation for the Rational Design of Photonic Nanosheet Sensors
P. Ganter, L.M. Schoop, M. Däntl, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Mater. 2018, 30, 2557–2565. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.7b04828

On-Surface Polymerization of 1,8-Dibromo-3,6-Diiodopyrene – a Comparative Study on Au(111) vs. Ag(111) by STM, XPS, and NEXAFS
M. Lischka, M. Fritton, J. Eichhorn, V.S. Vyas, T. Strunskus, B.V. Lotsch, J. Björk,
W.M. Heckl, M. Lackinger
J. Phys. Chem. C 2018, 122, 5967–5977. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b10403

Lithium tin sulfide – a high-refractive-index 2D material for humidity-responsive Photonic Crystals
K. Szendrei-Temesi, O. Sanchez-Sobrado, S. Betzler, K.M. Durner, T. Holzmann, B.V. Lotsch
Adv. Funct. Mater. 2018, 28, 1705740. DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201705740
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H2 evolution with covalent organic framework photocatalysts
T. Banerjee, K. Gottschling, G. Savasci, C. Ochsenfeld, B.V. Lotsch
ACS Energy Lett. 2018, 3, 400–409. DOI: 10.1021/acsenergylett.7b01123

Toward an Aqueous Solar Battery: Direct Electrochemical Storage of Solar Energy in Carbon Nitrides
F. Podjaski, J. Kröger, B.V. Lotsch
Adv. Mater. 2018, 30, 1705477. DOI: 10.1002/adma.201705477
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Tunable Weyl and Dirac states in the nonsymmorphic compound CeSbTe
L.M. Schoop, A. Topp, J. Lippmann, F. Orlandi, L. Müchler, M.G. Vergniory, Y. Sun, A.W. Rost,
V. Duppel, M. Krivenkov, S. Sheoran, P. Manuel, A. Varykhalov, B. Yan, R.K. Kremer, C.R. Ast,
B.V. Lotsch
Sci. Adv. 2018, 4, eaar2317. DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aar2317

Temperature-dependent magnetic anisotropy in the layered magnetic semiconductors CrI3 and CrBr3
N. Richter, D. Weber, F. Martin, N. Singh, U. Schwingenschlögl, B.V. Lotsch, M. Kläui
Phys. Rev. Mater. 2018, 2, 024004. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevMaterials.2.024004

Interaction of tantalum, titanium and phosphorus at 1070 K: phase diagram and structural chemistry
M. Dzevenko, Y. Lomnytska, V. Babizhetskyy, O. Toma, O. Smolyak, E.E. Gordon, M.H. Whangbo,
J. Köhler
J. Alloys Compd. 2018, 732, 777–783. DOI: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2017.10.247

Unconventional mass enhancement around the Dirac nodal loop in ZrSiS
S. Pezzini, M. van Delft, L. Schoop, B.V. Lotsch, A. Carrington, M. Katsnelson, N. Hussey,
S. Wiedmann
Nature Physics 2018, 14, 178–183. DOI: 10.1038/nphys4306

Surface floating 2D bands in layered nonsymmorphic semimetals: ZrSiS and related compounds
A. Topp, R. Queiroz, A. Grüneis, L. Müchler, A. Rost, A. Varykhalov, D. Marchenko, M. Krivenkov,
F. Rodolakis, J.L. McChesney, B.V. Lotsch, L.M. Schoop, C.R. Ast
Phys. Rev. X 2018, 7, 041073. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevX.7.041073



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The effect of spin-orbit coupling on nonsymmorphic square-net compounds
A. Topp, M. Vergniory, M. Krivenkov, A. Varykhalov, F. Rodolakis, J.L. McChesney, B.V. Lotsch,
C.R. Ast, L.M. Schoop
J. Phys. Chem. Solids 2018, published online. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpcs.2017.12.035

Similar ultrafast dynamics of several dissimilar Dirac and Weyl semimetals
C.P. Weber, B.S. Berggren, M.G. Masten, T.C. Ogloza, S. Deckoff-Jones, J. Madéo, M.K.L. Man,
K.M. Dani, L. Zhao, G. Chen, J. Liu, Z. Mao, L.M. Schoop, B.V. Lotsch, S.S.P. Parkin, M. Ali
J. Appl. Phys. 2017, 122, 223102. DOI: 10.1063/1.5006934

Flat optical conductivity in ZrSiS due to two-dimensional Dirac bands
M.B. Schilling, L.M. Schoop, B.V. Lotsch, M. Dressel, A.V. Pronin
Phys. Rev. Lett. 2017, 119, 187401. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.119.187401

Functional engineering of perovskite nanosheets: Impact of lead substitution on exfoliation in the solid solution RbCa2-xPbxNb3O10
C. Ziegler, T.K. Dennenwaldt, D. Weber, V. Duppel, C. Kamella, F. Podjaski, B. Tuffy,
I. Moudrakovski, C. Scheu, B.V. Lotsch
Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem 2017, 643, 1668–1680. DOI: 10.1002/zaac.201700269
Dedicated to Professor Wolfgang Schnick on the Occasion of his 60th Birthday

Single site photocatalytic H2 evolution from Covalent Organic Frameworks with molecular cobaloxime co-catalysts
T. Banerjee, F. Haase, G. Savasci, K. Gottschling, C. Ochsenfeld, B.V. Lotsch
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139, 16228–16234. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b07489

The First Quinary Rare Earth Thiophosphates: Cs5Ln3X3(P2S6)2(PS4) (Ln = La, Ce, X = Br, Cl) and the Quasi-Quaternary Cs10Y4Cl10(P2S6)3
L.M. Schoop, R. Eger, J. Nuss, F. Pielnhofer, B.V. Lotsch
Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 2017, 643, 1818–1823. DOI: 10.1002/zaac.201700309
Dedicated to Professor Thomas Schleid on the Occasion of his 60th Birthday

Fluorescent humidity sensors based on photonic resonators
K. Szendrei, A. Jiménez-Solano, G. Lozano, B.V. Lotsch, H. Míguez
Adv. Opt. Mater. 2017, 5, 1700663. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201700663

Relevance of solid electrolytes for Li-based batteries: A realistic view
B.V. Lotsch, J. Maier
J. Electroceram. 2017, 38, 128–141. DOI: 10.1007/s10832-017-0091-0

Trivalent iridium oxides: Layered triangular lattice iridate K0.75Na0.25IrO2 and oxyhydroxide IrOOH
D. Weber, L. Schoop, D. Wurmbrand, J. Nuss, E. Seibel, F. Tafti, H. Ji, R. Cava,
R. Dinnebier, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Mater. 2017, 29, 8338–8345. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.7b02683

Structure-property-activity relationships in a pyridine containing azine-linked covalent organic framework for photocatalytic hydrogen evolution
F. Haase, T. Banerjee, G. Savasci, C. Ochsenfeld, B.V. Lotsch
Faraday Discuss. 2017, 201, 247–264. DOI: 10.1039/C7FD00051K

Structural properties of the thermoelectric material CuCrS2 and of deintercalated CuxCrS2 on different length scales: X-ray diffraction, pair distribution function and transmission electron microscopy studies
A.-L. Hansen, T. Dankwort, H. Gross, M. Etter, J. König, V. Duppel, L. Kienle, W. Bensch
J. Mater. Chem. C 2017, 5, 93319338. DOI: 10.1039/c7tc02983g

ZIF-8 films prepared by femtosecond pulsed-laser-deposition
D. Fischer, A. von Mankowski, A. Ranft, S. Vasa, R. Linser, J. Mannhart, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Mater. 2017, 29, 5148–5155. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.7b00611

Photocatalytic nanosheet lithography: Photolithography based on organically modified photoactive 2D nanosheets
P. Ganter, B.V. Lotsch
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 8389–8392. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201703149

Thermodynamic equilibria in carbon nitride photocatalyst materials and conditions for the existence of graphitic carbon nitride g-C3N4
T. Botari, W.P. Huhn, V.W.-h. Lau, B.V. Lotsch, V. Blum
Chem. Mater. 2017, 29, 4445–4453. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.7b00965

A new fabrication method for single-layer nanosheets by silver-assisted exfoliation
P. Ganter, C. Ziegler, A.T. Friedrichs, V. Duppel, C. Scheu, B.V. Lotsch
ChemNanoMat 2017, 3, 411–414. DOI: 10.1002/cnma.201700067
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The road map toward room temperature superconductivity: manipulating different pairing channels in systems composed of multiple electronic components
A. Bussmann-Holder, J. Köhler, A. Simon, M.-H. Whangbo, A. Bianconi
Condens. Matter 2017, 2, 24. DOI: 10.3390/condmat2030024

Nonlinear electrostrictive lattice response of EuTiO3
P. Pappas, M. Calamiotou, J. Köhler, A. Bussmann-Holder, E. Liarokapis
Appl. Phys. Lett. 2017, 111, 052902. DOI: 10.1063/1.4996494

Group of quantum bits acting as a bit using a single-domain ferromagnet of uniaxial magnetic ions 
E.E. Gordon, H.-J. Koo, S. Deng, J. Köhler, M.-H. Whangbo
Chem. Phys. Chem. 2017, 18, 1. DOI: 10.1002/cphc.201700609

Tuning the stacking behaviour of a 2D covalent organic framework through non-covalent interactions
F. Haase, K. Gottschling, L. Stegbauer, L.S. Germann, R. Gutzler, V. Duppel, V.S. Vyas, K. Kern,
R.E. Dinnebier, B.V. Lotsch
Mater. Chem. Front. 2017, 1, 1354−1361. DOI: 10.1039/c6qm00378h
(invited article "Functional Open Frameworks themed collection")

Photocatalytic oxidation of sulfinates to vinyl sulfones with cyanamide-functionalised carbon nitride
A.U. Meyer, V.W.-h. Lau, B. König, B.V. Lotsch
Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2017, 3, 2179–2185. DOI: 10.1002/ejoc.201601637
(Special Issue: Photoredox Catalysis)

Structural stability diagram of ALnP2S6 compounds (A = Na, K, Rb, Cs; Ln = lanthanide)
L. Schoop, R. Eger, R. Kremer, A. Kuhn, J. Nuss, B.V. Lotsch
Inorg. Chem. 2017, 56, 1121–1131. DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.6b02052

Urea-modified carbon nitrides: Enhancing photocatalytic hydrogen evolution by rational defect engineering
V.W.-h. Lau, V.W.-z. Yu, F. Ehrat, T. Botari, I. Moudrakovski, T. Simon, V. Duppel, E. Medina,
J. Stolarczyk, J. Feldmann, V. Blum, B.V. Lotsch
Adv. Energy Mater. 2017, 7, 1602251. DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201602251

Towards tunable photonic nanosheet sensors: Strong influence of the interlayer cation on the sensing characteristics
P. Ganter, L. Schoop, B.V. Lotsch
Adv. Mater. 2017, 29, 1604884. DOI: 10.1002/adma.201604884

Localized Synthesis of Iron Oxide Nanowires and Fabrication of High Performance Nanosensors Based on a Single Fe2O3 Nanowire
O. Lupan, V. Postica, N. Wolff, O. Polonskyi, V. Duppel, V. Kaidas, E. Lazari, N. Ababii, F. Faupel,
L. Kienle, R. Adelung
small 2017, 13, 1602868. DOI: 10.1002/smll.201602868

Dark photocatalysis: Storage of solar energy in carbon nitride for time-delayed hydrogen generation
V.W.-h. Lau, D. Klose, H. Kasap, F. Podjaski, M.-C. Pignié, E. Reisner, G. Jeschke, B.V. Lotsch
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.  2017, 56, 510–514. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201608553
Press releases in CHEMIE.DE and other news outlets

Condensed-matter equation of states covering the entire region of pressure studied experimentally
E.E. Gordon, J. Köhler, M.-H. Whangbo
Scientific Reports 2017, 7, 40836. DOI: 10.1038/srep40836

Multigap Superconductivity at extremely high temperature: a model for the case of pressurized H2S
A. Bussmann-Holder, J. Köhler, A. Simon, M.-H. Whangbo, A. Bianconi
J. Supercond. Novel Magn. 2017, 30, 151–156. DOI: 0.1007/s10948-016-3947-7

Transparent EuTiO3 films: a possible two-dimensional magneto-optical device
A. Bussmann-Holder, K. Roleder, B. Stuhlhofer, G. Logvenov, I. Lazar, A. Soszyński, J. Koperski,
A. Simon, J. Köhler
Scientific Reports 2017, 7, 40621. DOI: 10.1038/srep40621



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Non-symmorphic band degeneracy at the Fermi level in ZrSiTe
A. Topp, J.M. Lippmann, A. Varykhalov, V. Duppel, B.V. Lotsch, C.R. Ast, L.M. Schoop
New J. Phys. 2016, 18, 125014. DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/aa4f65

Butterfly magnetoresistance, quasi-2D dirac fermi surfaces, and a topological phase
transition in ZrSiS

M.N. Ali, L.M. Schoop, C. Garg, J.M. Lippmann, E. Lara, B.V. Lotsch, S. Parkin
Sci. Adv. 2016, 2, e1601742. DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1601742

Benzimidazolium lead halide perovskites: Effects of anion substitution and
dimensionality on the band gap

C. Lermer, S.P. Harm, S.T. Birkhold, J.A. Jaser, C.M. Kutz, P. Mayer, L. Schmidt-Mende,
B.V. Lotsch
Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 2016, 642, 1369–1376. DOI: 10.1002/zaac.201600371
Special Issue in honor of Prof. Anthony Cheetham's 70th Birthday

Tuning the magnetoresistance of ultrathin WTe2 sheets by electrostatic gating
J. Na, A. Hoyer, L. Schoop, D. Weber, B.V. Lotsch, M. Burghard, K. Kern
Nanoscale 2016, 8, 18703-18709. DOI: 10.1039/C6NR06327F

Titanium doping and its effect on the morphology of three-dimensional hierarchical Nb3O7(OH) nanostructures for enhanced light-induced water splitting
S. Betzler, F. Podjaski, M. Beetz, K. Handloser, A. Wisnet, M. Handloser, A. Hartschuh,
B.V. Lotsch, C. Scheu
Chem. Mater. 2016, 28, 7666–7672. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b02470

Towards fluorinated spacers for MAPI-derived hybrid perovskites: Synthesis, characterization, and phase transitions of (FC2H4NH3)2PbCl4
C. Lermer, S. Birkhold, I. Moudrakovski, P. Mayer, L. Schoop, L. Schmidt-Mende, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Mater. 2016, 28, 6560–6566. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b02151

Exploiting non-covalent interactions in an imine-based covalent organic framework for
quercetin delivery

V. Vyas, M. Vishwakarma, I. Moudrakovski, F. Haase, G. Savasci, C. Ochsenfeld, J.P. Spatz,
B.V. Lotsch
Adv. Mater. 2016, 28, 8749–8754. DOI: 10.1002/adma.201603006

Towards the nanosheet-based photonic nose: Vapor recognition and trace water sensing
with antimony phosphate thin film devices

P. Ganter, K. Szendrei, B.V. Lotsch
Adv. Mater. 2016, 28, 7436–7442. DOI: 10.1002/adma.201601992
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Soft photocatalysis: Organic polymers for solar fuel production
V. Vyas, V.W.-h. Lau, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Mater. 2016, 28, 5191–5204. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b01894

The copper selenidophosphates Cu4P2Se6, Cu4P3Se4, Cu4P4Se3, and CuP2Se, featuring novel 0-, 1-, and 2-dimensional anions
A. Kuhn, L. Schoop, R. Eger, I. Moudrakovski, S. Schwarzmüller, V. Duppel, R. Kremer, O. Oeckler,
B.V. Lotsch
Inorg. Chem. 2016, 55, 8031–8040. Doi: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.6b01161

Li0.6[Li0.2Sn0.8S2] – A layered lithium superionic conductor
T. Holzmann, L. Schoop, M.N. Ali, I. Moudrakovski, G. Gregori, J. Maier, R.J. Cava, B.V. Lotsch
Energy Environ. Sci. 2016, 9, 2578–2585. DOI: 10.1039/C6EE00633G
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Solar-driven reduction of aqueous protons coupled to selective alcohol oxidation with
a carbon nitride - molecular Ni catalyst
H. Kasap, C. Caputo, B. Martindale, R. Godin, V.W.-h. Lau, B.V. Lotsch*, J. Durrant*, E. Reisner*
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 9183–9192. DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b04325

Selectivity, cycling stability and temperature dependence of touchless finger motion
tracking devices based on 1D photonic crystal

K. Szendrei, P. Ganter, B.V. Lotsch
Proc. SPIE 9885, 2016, Photonic Crystal Materials and Devices XII, 98850Z.
DOI: 10.1117/12.2227431

Rational design of carbon nitride photocatalysts by identification of cyanamide defects
as catalytically relevant sites

V.W.-h. Lau, I. Moudrakovski, T. Botari, S. Weinberger, M.B. Mesch, V. Duppel, J. Senker, 
V. Blum, B.V. Lotsch
Nat. Commun. 2016, 7, 12165. DOI: 0.1038/ncomms12165

Dirac cone protected by non-symmorphic symmetry and 3D dirac line node in ZrSiS
L.M. Schoop, M.N. Ali, C. Strasser, A. Topp, A. Varykhalov, D. Marchenko, V. Duppel,
S.S.P. Parkin, B.V. Lotsch, C.R. Ast
Nat. Commun. 2016, 7, 11696. DOI: 10.1038/ncomms11696

Band gap extraction from individual two-dimensional perovskite nanosheets
using valence electron energy loss spectroscopy

K. Virdi, Y. Kauffmann, C. Ziegler, P. Ganter, P. Blaha, B.V. Lotsch, W.D. Kaplan, C. Scheu
J. Phys. Chem. C 2016, 120, 11170–11179. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b00142

Magnetic properties of restacked 2D spin 1 2 honeycomb RuCl3 nanosheets
D. Weber, L.M. Schoop, V. Duppel, J.M. Lippmann, J. Nuss, B.V. Lotsch
Nano Letters 2016, 16, 3578–3584. DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.6b00701

Synthesis and characterization of copper hexathiometadiphosphate Cu2P2S6
A. Kuhn, L.M. Schoop, R. Eger, B.V. Lotsch
Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 2016, 642, 356–360. DOI: 10.1002/zaac.201500810

Thermodynamics of the segregation of a kinetically trapped two-dimensional
amorphous metal−organic network

S. Krotzky, C. Morchutt, V.S. Vyas, B.V. Lotsch, R. Gutzler, K. Kern
J. Phys. Chem. C 2016, 120, 4403–4409. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b12406

Homonuclear mixed-valent cobalt imidazolate framework for oxygen-evolution

E. Flügel, V.W-H. Lau, H. Schlomberg, R. Glaum, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Eur. J. 2016, 22, 3676–3680. DOI: 10.1002/chem.201504151



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Nitrogen-rich covalent triazine frameworks as high-performance platforms for
selective carbon capture and storage

S. Hug, L. Stegbauer, H. Oh, M. Hirscher, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Mater. 2015, 27, 8001–8010. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b03330

Tunable water and CO2 sorption properties in isostructural azine-based covalent
organic frameworks through polarity engineering

L. Stegbauer, M. Hahn, A. Jentys, G. Savasci, C. Ochsenfeld, J. Lercher, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Mater. 2015, 27, 7874–7881. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b02151

Facile fabrication of ultrathin metal-organic framework-coated monolayer colloidal
crystals for highly efficient vapor sensing

L. Li, X. Jiao, D. Chen, B.V. Lotsch, C. Li
Chem. Mater. 2015, 27, 7601–7609. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b02476

A tunable azine covalent organic framework platform for visible light-induced
hydrogen generation

V.S. Vyas, F. Haase, L. Stegbauer, G. Savasci, F. Podjaski, C. Ochsenfeld, B.V. Lotsch
Nat. Commun. 2015, 6, 8508. DOI: 10.1038/ncomms9508

1D photonic defect structures based on colloidal porous frameworks: Reverse pore
engineering and vapor sorption

A. Ranft, I. Pavlichenko, K. Szendrei, P.M. Zehetmaier, Y. Hu, A. von Mankowski, B.V. Lotsch
Microporous & Mesoporous Mater. 2015, 216, 216–224. DOI: 10.1016/j.micromeso.2015.05.031

Touchless optical finger motion tracking based on 2D nanosheets with giant moisture

K. Szendrei, P. Ganter, O. Sánchez-Sobrado, R. Eger, A. Kuhn, B.V. Lotsch
Adv. Mater. 2015, 27, 6341–6348. DOI: 10.1002/adma.201503463

Phenyl-triazine oligomers for light-driven hydrogen evolution
K. Schwinghammer, S. Hug, M.B. Mesch, J. Senker, B.V. Lotsch
Energy Environ. Sci. 2015, 8, 3345–3353. DOI: 10.1039/c5ee02574e

Laser ablation of molecular carbon nitride compounds
D. Fischer, K. Schwinghammer, C. Sondermann, V.W. Lau, J. Mannhart, B.V. Lotsch
Appl. Surf. Sci. 2015, 349, 353–360. DOI: 10.1016/j.apsusc.2015.04.212

Structural study of growth, orientation and defects characteristics in the functional
microelectromechanical system material aluminium nitride

V. Hrkac, A. Kobler, S. Marauska, A. Petraru, U. Schürmann, V.S.K. Chakravadhanula, V. Duppel,
H. Kohlstedt, B. Wagner, B.V. Lotsch, C. Kübel, L. Kienle
J. Appl. Phys. 2015, 117, 014301. DOI: 10.1063/1.4905109

Synthesis of triazine-based materials by functionalization with alkynes
N.E. Braml, L. Stegbauer, B.V. Lotsch, W. Schnick
Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 7866–7873. DOI: 10.1002/chem.201405023

Materials chemistry: Organic polymers form fuel from water
V.S. Vyas, B.V. Lotsch
Nature 2015, 521, 41–42. DOI: 10.1038/521041a

Lithium charge storage mechanisms of cross-linked triazine networks and their porous
carbon derivatives

K. See, S. Hug, K. Schwinghammer, M. Lumley, Y. Zheng, J. Nolt, G. Stucky, F. Wudl, B.V. Lotsch,
R. Seshadri
Chem. Mater. 2015, 27, 3821–3829. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b00772

Tandem MOF-based photonic crystals for enhanced analyte-specific optical detection
A. Ranft, F. Niekiel, I. Pavlichenko, N. Stock, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Mater. 2015, 27, 1961–1970. DOI: 10.1021/cm503640c

Vertical 2D heterostructures
B.V. Lotsch
Annu. Rev. Mater. Res. 2015, 45, 85–109. DOI: 10.1146/annurev-matsci-070214-020934

Electronically coupled hybride structures by graphene oxide directed self-assembly of
Cu2-xS nanocrystals

S. Neyshtadt, I. Kriegel, J. Rodriguez-Fernández, S. Hug, B.V. Lotsch, E. Da Como
Nanoscale 2015, 7, 6675–6682. DOI: 10.1039/c5nr00656

Bringing one-dimensional photonic crystals to a new light: An electrophotonic platform for
chemical mass transport visualisation and cell monitoring

I. Pavlichenko, E. Broda, Y. Fukuda, K. Szendrei, A.K. Hatz, G. Scarpa, P. Lugli, C. Bräuchle,
B.V. Lotsch
Mater. Horiz. 2015, 2, 299–308. DOI: 10.1039/C4MH00195H
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Low molecular-weight carbon nitrides for solar hydrogen evolution
V.W.-H. Lau, M.B. Mesch, V. Duppel, V. Blum J. Senker, B.V. Lotsch
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 1064–1072. DOI: 10.1021/ja511802c

Threshold-voltage control and enhancement-mode characteristics in multilayer tin
disulfide field-effect transistors by gate-oxide passivation with an alkylphosphonic
acid self-assembled monolayer

U. Zschieschang, T. Holzmann, A. Kuhn, M. Aghamohammadi, B.V. Lotsch, H. Klauk
J. Appl. Phys. 2015, 117, 104509. DOI: 10.1063/1.4914488

Surfactant-directed syntheses of meso-structured zinc imidazolates: Formation mechanism and structural insights
E.A. Flügel, M.T. Aronson, S.C. Junggeburth, B.F. Chmelka, B.V. Lotsch
CrystEngComm 2015, 17, 463–470. DOI: 10.1039/C4CE01512F



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A step towards the electrophotonic nose: Integrating 1D photonic crystals with organic
light-emitting diodes and photodetectors

A.T. Exner, I. Pavlichenko, D. Baierl, M. Schmidt, G. Derondeau, B.V. Lotsch, P. Lugli, G. Scarpa
Laser Photon. Rev. 2014, 8, 726–733. DOI: 10.1002/lpor.201300220

In search of aluminum hexathiohypodiphosphate: Synthesis and structures of ht-AlPS4, lt-AlPS4, and Al4(P2S6)3
A. Kuhn, R. Eger, P. Ganter, V. Duppel, J. Nuss, B.V. Lotsch
Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 2014, 640, 2663–2668. DOI: 10.1002/zaac.201400385

Photocatalytic hydrogen production using polymeric carbon nitride with a hydrogenase
and a bioinspired synthetic Ni catalyst

C.A. Caputo, M.A. Gross, V.W. Lau, B.V. Lotsch, E. Reisner
Angew. Chem. 2014, 126, 11722–11726. DOI: 10.1002/ange.201406811
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 11538–11542. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201406811

Optical gap in herringbone and π-stacked crystals of
[1]benzothieno[3,2-b]benzothiophene and its brominated derivative

V.S. Vyas, R. Gutzler, J. Nuss, K. Kern, B.V. Lotsch
CrystEngComm 2014, 16, 7389−7392. DOI: 10.1039/C4CE00752B
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Analyte detection with Cu-BTC Metal–organic Framework thin films by means of mass-sensitive and work-function-based readout
P. Davydovskaya, A. Ranft, B.V. Lotsch, R. Pohle
Anal. Chem. 2014, 86, 6948−6958. DOI: 10.1021/ac500759n

Selective and sensitive detection of C3 molecules with Cu-BTC Metal-organic Framework by means of mass sensitive and work function based read-out
P. Davydovskaya, A. Ranft, B.V. Lotsch, R. Pohle
Procedia Eng. 2014, 87, 1433–1436. DOI: 10.1016/j.proeng.2014.11.715

A new ultrafast superionic Li-conductor: Ion dynamics in Li11Si2PS12 and comparison with other tetragonal LGPS-type electrolytes
A. Kuhn, O. Gerbig, C. Zhu, F. Falkenberg, J. Maier, B.V. Lotsch
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2014, 16, 14669−14674. DOI: 10.1039/C4CP02046D

Synthesis and structural characterization of the alkali thiophosphates Na2P2S6, Na4P2S6,
K4P2S6, and Rb4P2S6

A. Kuhn, R. Eger, J. Nuss, B.V. Lotsch
Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 2014, 640, 689−692. DOI: 10.1002/zaac.201300575

A hydrazone-based covalent organic framework for photocatalytic hydrogen production
L. Stegbauer, K. Schwinghammer, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Sci. 2014, 5, 2789−2793. DOI: 10.1039/C4SC00016A
article among the 25 most-downloaded in Q1 of 2015

A facile wet chemistry approach towards unilamellar tin sulfide nanosheets from
Li4xSn1-xS2 solid solutions

A. Kuhn, T. Holzmann, J. Nuss, B.V. Lotsch
J. Mater. Chem. A 2014, 2, 6100−6106. DOI: 10.1039/C3TA14190J
(Special Issue Emerging Investigators)
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A fluorene based covalent triazine framework with high CO2 and H2 capture and storage capacities
S. Hug, M.B. Mesch, H. Oh, N. Popp, M. Hirscher, J. Senker, B.V. Lotsch
J. Mater. Chem. A 2014, 2, 5928−5936. DOI: 10.1039/C3TA15417C

Crystalline carbon nitride nanosheets for improved visible-light hydrogen evolution
K. Schwinghammer, M.B. Mesch, V. Duppel, C. Ziegler, J. Senker, B.V. Lotsch
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 1730−1733. DOI: 10.1021/ja411321s

New light on an old story: Perovskites go solar 
B.V. Lotsch
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 635−637. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201309368
(invited highlight article)



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Artificial solids by design: Assembly and Electron Microscopy study of nanosheet-derived heterostructures
C. Ziegler, S. Werner, M. Bugnet, K. Virdi, M. Wörsching, V. Duppel, G.A. Botton, C. Scheu,
B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Mater. 2013, 25, 4892−4900. DOI: 10.1021/cm402950b

Tetragonal Li10GeP2S12 and Li7GePS8 – exploring the Li ion dynamics in LGPS Li electrolytes
A. Kuhn, V. Duppel and B.V. Lotsch
Energy Environ. Sci. 2013, 6, 3548–3552. DOI:10.1039/C3EE41728J

Additive-mediated size control of MOF nanoparticles
A. Ranft, S. Betzler, F. Haase, B.V. Lotsch
CrystEngComm 2013, 15 (45), 9296–9300. DOI: 10.1039/C3CE41152D
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Biogenic metal-organic frameworks: 2,5-furandicarboxylic acid as versatile building block
M. Rose, D. Weber, B.V. Lotsch, R.K. Kremer, R. Goddard, R. Palkovits
Microporous and Mesoporous Materials 2013, 181, 217–221. DOI: 10.1016/j.micromeso.2013.06.039

Cationically charged MnIIAlIII LDH nanosheets by chemical exfoliation and their use as building blocks in graphene oxide-based materials
S. Werner, V.W-H. Lau, S. Hug, V. Duppel, H. Clausen-Schaumann, B.V. Lotsch
Langmuir 2013, 29 (29), 9199–9207. DOI: 10.1021/la400846w

Synthesis and crystal structures of the alkali aluminium thiohypodiphosphates
MIAlP2S6 (M = Li, Na)

A. Kuhn, R. Eger, J. Nuss and B.V. Lotsch
Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 2013, 639, (7), 1087–1089. DOI: 10.1002/zaac.201300214

Single-crystal X-ray structure analysis of the superionic conductor Li10GeP2S12
A. Kuhn, J. Köhler, B.V. Lotsch
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2013, 15, 11620–11622. DOI: 10.1039/c3cp51985f

Ultrathin 2D coordination polymer nanosheets by surfactant-mediated synthesis
S.C. Junggeburth, L. Diehl, S. Werner, V. Duppel, W. Sigle, B.V. Lotsch
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 6157−6164. DOI: 10.1021/ja312567v

Superposition twinning supported by texture - the showcase of ZnO nanospikes
V. Hrkac, L. Kienle, S. Kaps, A. Lotnyk, Y.K. Mishra, U. Schurmann, V. Duppel, B.V. Lotsch,
R. Adelung
J. Appl. Cryst. 2013, 46, 396–403. DOI: 10.1107/S0021889812051333

Triazine-based carbon nitrides for visible-light-driven hydrogen evolution
K. Schwinghammer, B. Tuffy, M.B. Mesch, E. Wirnhier, C. Martineau, F. Taulelle, W. Schnick,
J. Senker, B.V. Lotsch
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 2435–2439.DOI: 10.1002/anie.201206817

Bottom-up assembly of photonic crystals
G. von Freymann, V. Kitaev, B.V. Lotsch, G.A. Ozin
Chem. Soc. Rev. 2013, 42, 2528–2554. DOI: 10.1039/C2CS35309A 

Electronic structure of KCa2Nb3O10 as envisaged by density functional theory and valence electron energy loss spectroscopy
K.S. Virdi, Y. Kauffmann, C. Ziegler, P. Ganter, W.D. Kaplan, B.V. Lotsch, P. Blaha, C. Scheu
Phys. Rev. B 2013, 87, 115108. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.87.115108 

Low-cost thermo-optic imaging sensors: A detection principle based on tunable one-dimensional photonic crystals
A.T. Exner, I. Pavlichenko, B.V. Lotsch, G. Scarpa, P. Lugli
ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2013, 5, 1575–1582. DOI: 10.1021/am301964y
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Tunable thermoresponsive TiO2/SiO2 Bragg stacks based on sol-gel fabrication methods
I. Pavlichenko, A.T. Exner, P. Lugli, G. Scarpa, B.V. Lotsch
J. Intell. Mater. Sys. and Struct. 2013, 24, 2203–2213. DOI: 10.1177/1045389X12453970



Nanomorphology tuning of the thermal response of TiO2/SiO2 Bragg stacks
I. Pavlichenko, A.T. Exner, G. Logvenov, G. Scarpa, P. Lugli, B.V. Lotsch
Can. J. Chem. 2012, 90, 1069−1077. DOI: 10.1139/v2012-081
(Special Issue in honour of Professor Geoffrey A. Ozin)

Ultra-thin titanium oxide
M. Bareiß, D. Kälblein, C. Jirauschek, A. Exner, I. Pavlichenko, B.V. Lotsch, U. Zschieschang,
H. Klauk, G. Scarpa, B. Fabel, W. Porod, P. Lugli
Appl. Phys. Lett. 2012, 101, 083113. DOI: 10.1063/1.4745651

A functional triazine framework based on N-heterocyclic building blocks
S. Hug, M.E. Tauchert, S. Li, U. E. Pachmayr, B.V. Lotsch
J. Mater. Chem. 2012, 22, 13956−13964. DOI: 10.1039/C2JM31248D

Stimuli-responsive 2D polyelectrolyte photonic crystals for optically encoded pH sensing
C. Li, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 6169−6171. DOI: 10.1039/C2CC31916K

Colour from structure, from nature to the lab bench: “Smart” photonic crystals for optical sensing
B.V. Lotsch, I. Pavlichenko
The Irish Times (Atomium Culture) 2012.
El Pais, (Sociedad, Atomium Culture) 2012.

One-dimensional metal-organic framework photonic crystals used as platforms for vapor sorption
F.M. Hinterholzinger, A. Ranft, J.M. Feckl, B. Rühle, T. Bein, B.V. Lotsch
J. Mater. Chem. 2012, 22, 10356−10362. DOI: 10.1039/C2JM15685G

Synthetic routes toward MOF nanomorphologies
E. Flügel, A. Ranft, F. Haase, B.V. Lotsch
J. Mater. Chem. 2012, 22, 10119−10133. DOI: 10.1039/C2JM15675J

Towards mesostructured zinc imidazolate frameworks
S.C. Junggeburth, K. Schwinghammer, K.S. Virdi, C. Scheu, B.V. Lotsch
Chem. Eur. J. 2012, 18, 2143−2152. DOI: 10.1002/chem.201101530

Humidity-enhanced thermally tunable TiO2/SiO2 Bragg stacks
I. Pavlichenko, A.T. Exner, M. Guehl, P. Lugli, G. Scarpa, B.V. Lotsch
J. Phys. Chem. C 2012, 116, 298−305. DOI: 10.1021/jp208733t



Self-assembly of melem on Ag(111) – Emergence of porous structures based on amino-heptazine hydrogen bonds
J. Eichhorn, S. Schlögl, B.V. Lotsch, W. Schnick, W.M. Heckl, M. Lackinger
Cryst. Eng. Comm. 2011, 13, 5559−5565. DOI: 10.1039/c1ce05342f

Poly(triazine imide) with intercalation of Lithium and Chloride ions [(C3N3)2(NHxLi1−x)3⋅LiCl]: A crystalline 2D Carbon nitride network
E. Wirnhier, M. Döblinger, D. Gunzelmann, J. Senker, B.V. Lotsch, W. Schnick
Chem. Eur. J. 2011, 17, 3213−3221. DOI: 10.1002/chem.201002462

L. Bonifacio, B.V. Lotsch, G.A. Ozin
Periodic mesoporous materials: holes filled with opportunities
in: D.L. Andrews, G.D. Scholes, G.P. Wiederrecht (eds.), Comprehensive Nanoscience and Technology, Vol. 5, pp. 69−125, Oxford Academic Press 2011.



Stimuli-responsive Bragg stacks for chemo-optical sensing applications
B.V. Lotsch, F. Scotognella, K. Moeller, T. Bein, G.A. Ozin
SPIE Proceedings, Vol. 7713. DOI: 10.1117/12.854703

Tackling the stacking disorder of melon - Structure elucidation in a semicrystalline material
L. Seyfarth, J. Seyfarth, B.V. Lotsch, W. Schnick, J. Senker
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2010, 12, 2227−2237. DOI: 10.1039/B919918G



Nanofabrication by self-assembly
G.A. Ozin, K. Hou, B.V. Lotsch, L. Cademartiri, D. Daniel P. Puzzo, F. Scotognella, A. Ghadimi,
J. Thomson
Mater. Today 2009, 12, 12−23. DOI: 10.1016/S1369-7021(09)70156-7

A step towards optically encoded Silver release in 1D photonic crystals
B.V. Lotsch, C.B. Knobbe, G.A. Ozin
Small 2009, 5, 1498−1503. DOI: 10.1002/smll.200801925

Vapor-sensitive Bragg mirrors and optical isotherms from mesoporous nanoparticle suspensions
J. Kobler, B.V. Lotsch, G.A. Ozin, T. Bein
ACS Nano 2009, 3, 1669−1676. DOI: 10.1021/nn800911c

Cross-linking Bi2S3 ultrathin nanowires: A new platform for nanostructure formation and biomolecule detection
L. Cademartiri, F. Scotognella, P. O'Brien, B.V. Lotsch, N.P. Kherani, G.A. Ozin
Nano Lett. 2009, 9, 1482−1486. DOI: 10.1021/nl803417v

A templated 2D Carbon nitride network: Structure elucidation by electron diffraction
M. Döblinger, B.V. Lotsch, J. Wack, J. Thun, J. Senker, W. Schnick
Chem. Commun. 2009, 1541−1543. DOI: 10.1039/B820032G

Stacking the nanochemistry deck: Structural diversity in one-dimensional photonic crystals
L.D. Bonifacio, B.V. Lotsch, D.P. Puzzo, F. Scotognella, G.A. Ozin
Adv. Mater. 2009, 21, 1641−1646. DOI: 10.1002/adma.200802348



Photonic clay Bragg stacks for chemo-optical sensing applications
B.V. Lotsch, G.A. Ozin
Abstracts of Papers, 236st ACS National Meeting 2008, INOR-781.

All-clay photonic crystals
B.V. Lotsch, G.A. Ozin
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2008, 130, 15252−15253. DOI: 10.1021/ja806508h

Photonic clays - A new family of smart photonic crystals
B.V. Lotsch, G.A. Ozin
ACS Nano 2008, 2, 2065−2074. DOI: 10.1021/nn800375e

Clay Bragg stack optical sensors
B.V. Lotsch, G.A. Ozin
Adv. Mater. 2008, 20, 4079−4084. DOI: 10.1002/adma.200800914



Structural investigation of a layered Carbon nitride polymer by electron diffraction combined with powder X-ray diffraction, NMR and theoretical calculations
M. Döblinger, B.V. Lotsch, O. Oeckler, W. Schnick, L. Seyfarth, J. Sehnert, J. Senker
Microscopy and Microanalysis 2007, 13, 122−123. DOI: 10.1017/S1431927607080610

Reorientational dynamics and solid-phase transformation of ammonium dicyanamide into dicyandiamide: A 2H solid-state NMR study
B.V. Lotsch, W. Schnick, E. Naumann, J. Senker
J. Phys. Chem. B 2007, 111, 11680−11691. DOI: 10.1021/jp071823e

Unmasking Melon by a complementary approach employing electron diffraction, Sslid-state NMR and theoretical calculations - Structural characterization of a Carbon nitride Polymer
B.V. Lotsch, M. Döblinger, J. Sehnert, L. Seyfarth, J. Senker, O. Oeckler, W. Schnick
Chem. Eur. J. 2007, 13, 4969−4980.

New Light on an old Story: Formation of Melam during thermal condensation of Melamine
B.V. Lotsch, W. Schnick
Chem. Eur. J. 2007, 13, 4956−4968.

Rare-earth ammonium tricyanomelaminates [NH4]Ln[HC6N9]2[H2O]7 · H2O (Ln = La, Ce, Pr, Nd, Eu, Gd, Tb, Dy): Structural investigation, solid-state NMR spectroscopy, thermolysis and photoluminescence
A. Nag, B.V. Lotsch, J. Schmedt auf der Günne, O. Oeckler, P.J. Schmidt, W. Schnick
Chem. Eur. J. 2007, 13, 3512−3524.



Solid-state NMR investigation of the structure of graphitic carbon nitride
B.V. Lotsch, M. Döblinger, J. Sehnert, L. Seyfarth, J. Senker, W. Schnick
Abstracts of Papers, 231st ACS National Meeting 2006, INOR-665.

Structural investigation of graphitic carbon nitride
B.V. Lotsch, W. Schnick, M. Döblinger, L. Seyfarth, J. Sehnert, J. Senker
Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 2006, 632, 2084. DOI: 10.1002/zaac.200670017

Synthesis and structural characterization of the ammelinium salts [C3H6N5O]Cl,
[C3H6N5O]Br, and [C3H6N5O]NO3

B.V. Lotsch, W. Schnick
Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 2006, 632, 1457–1464. DOI: 10.1002/zaac.200600012

From triazines to heptazines: Novel nonmetal tricyanomelaminates as precursors for
graphitic carbon nitride materials

B.V. Lotsch, W. Schnick
Chem. Mater. 2006, 18, 1891–1900. DOI: 10.1021/cm052342f



Crystal structure of guanylurea sulphate hydrate [H2NC(=O)NHC(NH2)2]2SO4 × 2H2O
B.V. Lotsch, W. Schnick
Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 2005, 631, 2967–2969. DOI: 10.1002/zaac.200500279

Thermal conversion of guanylurea dicyanamide into graphitic carbon nitride
via prototype CNx precursors

B.V. Lotsch, W. Schnick
Chem. Mater. 2005, 17, 3976−3982. DOI: 10.1021/cm050350q

Catalytic formation and crystal structure of cyanoguanylurea H2NC(=O)NHC(NH2)NCN
B.V. Lotsch, W. Schnick
Z. Naturforsch. B 2005, 60, 377−382. Article



Crystal structure and thermal solid-state reactivity of ammonium cyanoureate

B.V. Lotsch, W. Schnick
Z. Naturforsch. B 2004, 59, 1229−1240. Article

Towards novel C-N materials: Crystal structures of two polymorphs of
guanidinium dicyanamide and their thermal conversion into melamine

B.V. Lotsch, W. Schnick
New J. Chem. 2004, 28, 1129−1136. DOI: 10.1039/B403788J

Characterization of the thermally induced topochemical solid-state transformation of
NH4[N(CN)2] into NCN=C(NH2)2 by means of X-ray and neutron diffraction
as well as Raman and solid-state NMR spectroscopy

B.V. Lotsch, J. Senker, W. Schnick
Inorg. Chem. 2004, 43, 895–904. DOI: 10.1021/ic034984f



Investigation of structural and dynamic properties of NH4[N(CN)2] by means of X-Ray and
neutron powder diffraction as well as vibrational and solid-state NMR spectroscopy

B.V. Lotsch, J. Senker, W. Kockelmann, W. Schnick
J. Solid State Chem. 2003, 176, 180–191. Article

Cobalt(I)-catalyzed neutral Diels-Alder reactions of
oxygen-functionalized acyclic 1,3-dienes with Alkynes

G. Hilt, K.I. Smolko, B.V. Lotsch
Synlett 2002, 7, 1081–1084. DOI: 10.1055/s-2002-32592

Separation of nucleoside monophosphates using preferential anion exchange intercalation
in layered double hydroxides

B.V. Lotsch, F. Millange, R.I. Walton, D. O'Hare
Solid State Sciences 2001, 3, 883−886. Article

Reviews, Patent Applications, and Book Chapters

L. Bonifacio, B.V. Lotsch, G.A. Ozin
Periodic mesoporous materials: Holes filled with opportunities
in: D.L. Andrews, G.D. Scholes, G.P. Wiederrecht (eds.), Comprehensive Nanoscience and Technology, Vol. 5, pp. 69–125, Oxford Academic Press 2011.

Method of separating nucleoside phosphates
D.M. O'Hare, B. V. Lotsch
Patent US 20040024195 A1, PCT/GB2001/003548.


Non-refereed Publications  

Photonic clay Bragg stacks for chemo-optical sensing applications, B.V. Lotsch, G. A. Ozin, Abstracts of Papers, 236st ACS National Meeting 2008, INOR-781.

Structural Investigation of a Layered Carbon Nitride Polymer by Electron Diffraction Combined with Powder X-ray Diffraction, NMR and Theoretical Calculations, M. Döblinger, B.V. Lotsch, O. Oeckler, W. Schnick, L. Seyfarth, J. Sehnert, J. Senker, Microscopy and Microanalysis, 2007, 13, 122-123.

Structural Investigation of Graphitic Carbon Nitride, B.V. Lotsch, W. Schnick, M. Döblinger, L. Seyfarth, J. Sehnert, J. Senker, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 2006, 632, 2084.

Solid-state NMR Investigation of the Structure of Graphitic Carbon Nitride, B.V. Lotsch, M. Döblinger, J. Sehnert, L. Seyfarth, J. Senker, W. Schnick, Abstracts of Papers, 231st ACS National Meeting 2006, INOR-665.

Investigation of the Ammonium Ion Dynamics in Ammonium Dicyanamide NH4[N(CN)2], B.V. Lotsch, W. Schnick, H. Grimm, Experimental Report of Neutron Scattering Experiments at the FRJ-2 Reactor 2004, BSS-04-001.  

Investigation of the Ammonium Ion Dynamics in Ammonium Dicyanamide NH4[N(CN)2], B.V. Lotsch, W. Schnick, H. Grimm, Experimental Report of Neutron Scattering Experiments at the FRJ-2 Reactor 2003, BSS-03-013.

Investigation of the Ammonium Ion Dynamics in Ammonium Dicyanamide NH4[N(CN)2], B.V. Lotsch, W. Schnick, M. Prager, Experimental Report of Neutron Scattering Experiments at the FRJ-2 Reactor 2003, S29-03-009.