Group of Dr. Ploetz - Faculty for Chemistry and Pharmacy

Fabian Knechtel

Fabian Knechtel
Department Chemie, LMU München
Butenandtstr. 5 - 13
81377 München

Sekretariat 089/2180-77547 (Frau Steger)
Telefon 089/2180-72438
Raum-Nr. E2.060
Email fabian.knechtel --


Research topics

  • Coherent Raman micro-/spectroscopy
  • Life-time imaging
  • Metal-organic frameworks nanoparticles for drug-delivery applications



  • Fuchs A, Knechtel F, Wang H, Zhe J, Wuttke S, Yaghi OM, Ploetz E
    Water Harvesting at the Single Crystal Level.  
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. ​2023. (accepted). [doi link]
  • Kirst C, Knechtel F, Gensler M, Fischermeier D, Petersen J, al Danaf N, Tietze J, Wedel A, Lamb DC, Mitric R, Karaghiosoff KL. 
    Aggregation-Induced Emission in a Flexible Phosphine Oxide and its Zn(II) Complexes - A Simple Approach to Blue Luminescent Materials. 
    Adv. Funct. Mater. 2023, (accepted). [doi link] 
  • Veth S, Fuchs A, Özdemir D, Dialer C, Drexler DJ, Knechtel F, Witte G, Hopfner KP, Carell T, Ploetz E.
    Chemical synthesis of the fluorescent, cyclic dinucleotides cthGAMP.  
    ChemBioChem 2022. 23: p. e202200005. [doi link]
  • Kirst C, Al Danaf N, Knechtel F, Arczynski T, Mayer P, Lamb DC, Karaghiosoff KL. 
    Methods for elucidating the structural-property relationship in luminescent materials. 
    J. Mater. Chem. C 2021. 9, 13366-13375. [doi link]