Dr. Elena Mena-Osteritz

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Ausbildung

Ph.D. 1992Quanten- und Physikalische Chemie
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spanien
Doktorarbeitstitel: "Photophysik von aromatischen Lasermaterialien und Lösungsmittelsonden"
M.Sc. 1987Quanten- und Physikalische Chemie
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spanien
B.Sc. 1985Chemie
Universidad del Pais Vasco-Euskalherriko Unibersitatea, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spanien

Akademische Laufbahn

Seit 2007Akademische Oberrätin
Institut für Organische Chemie II und Neue Materialien, Universität Ulm
2005-2007Akademische Rätin
Institut für Organische Chemie II und Neue Materialien, Universität Ulm
2001-2005Wissenschaftliche Assistentin
Institut für Organische Chemie II und Neue Materialien, Universität Ulm
1996-2001Wissenschaftliche Angestellte
Institut für Organische Chemie II und Neue Materialien, Universität Ulm
1995-1996Post-Doktorandin
Institut für Experimentale Physik II, Universität Würzburg
1993-1995Post-Doktorandin
"Human capital and mobility" der Europäischen Gemeinschaft
Centre National de Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Orsay (Frankreich
1992-1993C3-Professur (stellvertretend)
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spanien

Preise und Auszeichnungen

2010           Eingeladene Wissenschaftlerin an der University of Melbourne (BIO21), Australien
2000EU-Wissenschaftspreis René-Descartes für Arbeiten auf dem Gebiet der Plastik-Elekronik
2000Advanced Materials Preis für Arbeiten auf dem Gebiet der Innovativen Materialien
2000Eingeladene Wissenschaftlerin mit Stipendium der "Agency of Industrial Science and Technology" (AIST)
National Institute of Materials and Chemical Research, Tsukuba, Japan
1999-2000Eingeladene Wissenschaftlerin am Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, USA
1996Eingeladene Wissenschaftlerin an der University of Mons
1993-1995Stipendium "Human Capital and Mobility" der Europäischen Gemeinschaft
1987-1992Stipendium des Wissenschaftsministeriums in Spanien

Publikationen

ab 2016

C. Wetzel, A. Mishra, E. Mena-Osteritz, K. Walzer, M. Pfeiffer, P. Bäuerle, J. Mater. Chem. C. 2016, DOI:10.1039/C5C03539B, "Development of Strongly Absorbing S,N-Heterohexacene-Based Donor Materials for Efficient Vacuum-Processed Organic Solar Cells".

2011 - 2015

C. Wetzel, E. Brier, A. Vogt, A. Mishra, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, Angew. Chem. 2015, 126, 12511-12515“Anellierte Thiophen-Pyrrol-haltige Heteroacene bis zu einem Decacen”; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 12334-12338: “Fused Thiophene-Pyrrole Containing Ring Systems up to a Heterodecacene”.

H. Kast, A. Mishra, G. L. Schulz, M. Urdanpilleta, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, Adv. Funct. Mater. 2015, 25, 3414-3424: “Acceptor-substituted S,N-heteropentacenes of different conjugation length: Structure-property relationships and solar cell performance".

R. Fitzner, E. Mena-Osteritz, K. Walzer, M. Pfeiffer, P. Bäuerle, Adv. Funct. Mater. 2015, 25, 1845-1856: “A-D-A-Type Oligothiophenes for Small Molecule Organic Solar Cells: Extending the π-System by Introduction of Ring-Locked Double Bonds”.

G. Götz, X. Zhu, A. Mishra, J.-L. Segura, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 7193-7210: “p-Conjugated [2]Catenanes based on Oligothiophenes and Phenanthrolines: Efficient Synthesis and Electronic Properties”.

A. Mishra, D. Popovic, A. Vogt, H. Kast, T. Leitner, K. Walzer, M. Pfeiffer, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, Adv. Mater. 2014, 26, 7217-7223: „A-D-A-type S,N-Heteropentacenes: Next Generation Molecular Donor Materials for Efficient Vacuum-Processed Organic Solar Cells”.

Z. Yang, M. Corso, R. Robles, C. Lotze, R. Fitzner, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, K. J. Franke, J. I. Pascual, ACS Nano, 2014, 8, 10715–10722: “Orbital Redistribution in Molecular Nanostructures Mediated by Metal-Organic Bonds”.

C. D. Wessendorf, G. L. Schulz, P. Kar, I. Ata, M. Weidelener, M.Urdanpilleta, J. Hanisch, E. Mena-Osteritz, M. Lindén, E. Ahlswede, A.Mishra, P. Bäuerle, Adv. Energy Mater. 2014, 4, 1400266: „Efficiency Improvement of Solution-Processed Dithienopyrrole-Based A-D-A Oligothiophene Bulk-Heterojunction Solar Cells by Solvent Vapor Annealing”.

C. Wetzel, A. Mishra, E. Mena-Osteritz, A. Liess, M. Stolte, F. Würthner, P. Bäuerle, Org. Lett. 2014, 16, 362-365: “Synthesis and Structural Analysis of Thiophene-Pyrrole-Based S,N-heteroacenes”.

E.-K. Schillinger, M. Kümin, A. Digennaro, E. Mena-Osteritz, S. Schmid, H. Wennemers, P. Bäuerle, Chem. Mater., 2013, 25, 4511-4521: “Guiding suprastructure chirality of an oligothio¬phe¬ne by a single amino acid”. 

A. Digennaro, H. Wennemers, G. Joshi, S. Schmid, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, Chem. Commun. 2013, 49, 10929-10931: “Chiral suprastructures of asymmetric oligothiophene-hybrids induced by a single proline”.

M. Weidelener, C.D. Wessendorf, E. Mena-Osteritz, G. Schulz, G. Götz, J. Hanisch, E. Ahlswede, M. Lindén, A. Mishra, P. Bäuerle, Chem. Commun., 2013, 49, 10865-10867: "Dithienopyrrole-based oligothiophenes for solution-processed organic solar cells."

G.L. Schulz, M. Urdanpilleta, R. Fitzner, E. Brier, E. Mena-Osteritz, E. Reinold, P. Bäuerle, Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2013, 4, 680-689<. "Optimization of solution-processed oligothiophene: fullerene-based organic solar cells using solvent additives."  Final PDF,  HTML-VersionA.

Mishra, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, Beilstein J. Org. Chem. 2013, 9, 866-876: “Synthesis, Photophysical and Electrochemical Characterization of Terpyridine-functionalized Dendritic Oligothiophenes and their Ru(II) Complexes”.

H. Herrera, P. de Echegaray, M. Urdanpilleta, M. J. Mancheño, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, J. L. Segura, Chem. Commun. 2013, 49, 713-715: “Linear and Star-Shaped Naphthalimide Fused Pyrazinacenes”.

C.-Q. Ma, E. Mena-Osteritz, M. Wunderlin,  G. Schulz, P. Bäuerle, Chem. Eur. J. 2012, 18, 12880-12901: "2,2':3',2''-Terthiophene-Based all-Thiophene Dendrons and Dendrimers: Synthesis, Structural Characterization, and Properties".

R. Fitzner, E. Mena-Osteritz, A. Mishra, G. Schulz, E. Reinold, M. Weil, C. Körner, H. Ziehlke, C. Elschner, K. Leo, M. Riede, M. Pfeiffer, C. Uhrich, P. Bäuerle, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 11064-11067: "Correlation of pi-Conjugated Oligomer Structure with Film Morphology and Organic Solar Cell Performance".

M. Weidelener, A. Mishra, A. Nattestad, S. Powar, A. J. Mozer, E. Mena-Osteritz, Y.-B. Cheng, U. Bach, P. Bäuerle, Synthesis and characterization of perylene–bithiophene–triphenylamine triads: Studies on the effect of alkyl-substitution in p-type NiO based photocathodes, J. Mater. Chem. 2012, 22, 73666-7379.

R. Fitzner, C. Elschner, M. Weil, C. Uhrich, C. Körner, M. Riede, K. Leo, M. Pfeiffer, E. Reinold, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, Adv. Mater. 2012, 24, 675-680: "Interrelation between Crystal Packing and Small-Molecule Organic Solar Cell Performance".

S. Steinberger, A. Mishra, E. Reinold, E. Mena-Osteritz, H. Muller, C. Uhrich, M. Pfeiffer, P. Bauerle, J. Mater. Chem. 2012, 22, 2701-2712: "Synthesis and characterizations of red/near-IR absorbing A-D-A-D-A-type oligothiophenes containing thienothiadiazole and thienopyrazine central units".

A. K. Shaytan, E.-K. Schillinger, P. G. Khalatur, E. Mena-Osteritz, J. Hentschel, H. G. Börner, P. Bäuerle, A. R. Khokhlov, ACS Nano, 2011, 5, 6894-6909: "Self-assembling nanofibers from thiophene-peptide diblock oligomers: a combined experimental and computer simulations study".

B. Koslowski, A. Tschetschetkin, N. Maurer, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, P. Ziemann, Beilstein Journal Nanotechnology 2011, 2, 561-568:"Terthiophene on Au(111): A Scanning Tunneling Microscopy and Spectroscopy Study".

A. K. Shaytan, E.-K. Schillinger, E. Mena-Osteritz, S. Schmid, P. G. Khalatur, P. Bäuerle, A. R. Khokhlov, Beilstein Journal Nanotechnology 2011, 2, 525-544: "Self-organizing bioinspired oligothiophene-oligopeptide hybrids".

E. Mena-Osteritz, F. Zhang, G. Götz, P. Reineker, P. Bäuerle, Beilstein Journal Nanotechnology 2011, 2, 720-726: "Optical properties of fully conjugated cyclo[n]thiophenes - An experimental and theoretical approach".

E. Mena-Osteritz, M. Urdanpilleta, E. El-Hosseiny, B. Koslowski, P. Ziemann, P. Bäuerle, Beilstein Journal Nanotechnology 2011, 2, 802-808: "STM Studies on Self-Assembling of Oligothiophene based Organic Semiconductors". 

F. Zhang, G. Götz, E. Mena-Osteritz, M. Weil, B. Sarkar, W. Kaim, P. Bäuerle, Chem. Sci. 2011, 2, 781-784: " Molecular and electronic structure of cyclo[10]thiophene in various oxidation states: Polaron pair vs bipolaron".

R. Fitzner, E. Reinold, A. Mishra, E. Mena-Osteritz, H. Ziehlke, C. Körner, K. Leo, M. Riede, M. Weil, O. Tsaryova, A. Weiß, C. Uhrich, M. Pfeiffer, P. Bäuerle, Adv. Funct. Mater. 2011, 21, 897–910: “Structure-property Relationships in Acceptor–substituted Oligothiophenes for Efficient Small Molecule Organic Solar Cells”. (IF 8.49).

2006 - 2010

E. El-Hosseiny, E. Mena-Osteritz, E.A. Hegazy, S. Abdel-Aal, E.Soliman and P. Baeuerle, J. Rad. Res. Appl. Sci. 2009, Vol.2, No. 1, 155-169: "Irradiation of [-Ionidated Quaterthiophene on the Graphite Surface: an Attept to a Topochemical Reaction".

S. Schmid, E. Mena-Osteritz, A. Kopyshev, P. Bäuerle, Org. Lett. 2009, 11, 7146-7148: “Self-assembling car­bohydrate-functionalized oligothiophenes”. (IF 4.80)

E.-K. Schillinger, E. Mena-Osteritz, J. Hentschel, H.-G. Börner, P. Bäuerle, Adv. Mater. 2009, 21, 1562-1567: „Oligothiophene versus ß-sheet peptide: Synthesis and self-assembly of an organic semiconduc­tor-peptide hybride”. (IF 8.19)

B. Milián Medina, D. Wasserberg, S. C. J. Meskers, R. A .J. Janssen , E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, J. Gierschner, J. Phys. Chem. A 2008, 112, 13282-13286: “EDOT-type materials: planar but not rigid”.

A. Jatsch, A. Kopyshev, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, Org. Lett. 2008, 10, 961-964: ”Self-Organizing Oligothiophene- Nucleoside Conjugates: Versatile Synthesis via “Click”-Chemistry”.

M. Bednarz, P. Reineker, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, Chem. Phys. 2007, 342, 191-200: “Theoretical study of the size confinement effect in linear pi-conjugated oligomers”.

R. Blanco, R. Gomez, C. Seoane, J. L. Segura, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, Org. Lett. 2007, 9, 2171-2174: “An Ambipolar Peryleneamidine monoimide-fused Polythiophene with Narrow Band Gap”.

C.-Q. Ma, E. Mena-Osteritz, T. Debaerdemaeker, P. Bäuerle, Angew. Chem. 2007, 119, 1709-1713; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2007, 46, 1679-1683: “Functionalized 3D-oligothiophene dendrons and dendrimers – Novel macromolecules for organic electronics”.

A. Bhaskar, G. Ramakrishna, K. Hagedorn, O. Varnavski, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, T. Goodson III, J. Phys. Chem. B 2007, 111, 946-954: “Enhancement of Two-Photon Absorption Cross-Section in Macrocyclic Thiophenes with Cavities in the Nanometer Regime”.

P. Bäuerle, M. Ammann, M. Wilde, G. Götz, E. Mena-Osteritz, A. Rang, C. Schalley, Angew. Chem. 2007, 119, 367-372: “Oligothiophene-Based Catenanes: Synthesis and Electronic Properties of a Novel Conjugated Topological Structure”.

D. Wasserberg, S.C.J. Meskers, R.A.J. Janssen, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2006, 128, 17007-17017: “High-Resolution Electronic Spectra of Ethylenedioxythiophene Oligomers”.

E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, Adv. Mater. 2006, 18, 447-451: “Complexation of C60 on a cyclothiophene template monolayer”.

M.M.S. Abdel-Mottaleb, G. Götz, P. Kilickiran, P. Bäuerle, E. Mena-Osteritz, Langmuir 2006, 22, 1443-1448: “Influence of Halogen Substituents on the Self-Assembly of Oligothiophenes – A combined STM and theoretical approach”.

R. Azumi, E. Mena-Osteritz, R. Boese, J. Benet-Buchholz, P. Bäuerle, J. Mater. Chem. 2006, 16, 728-735: “The Longest Oligothiophene Ever Examined by X-ray Structure Analysis”.

2001 - 2005

J. Cremer, E. Mena-Osteritz, N.G. Pschierer, K. Müllen, P. Bäuerle, Org. Biomol.Chem. 2005, 3, 985 - 995: „Dye-functionalized head-to-tail coupled oligo(3-hexylthiophenes) – Perylene-oligothiophene dyads for photovoltaic applications“.

M. Bednarz, P. Reineker, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, J. Luminescence 2004, 110, 225-231: “Optical absoption spectra of linear and cyclic oligothiophenes – selection rules manifestation”.

H.-A. Klok, A. Rösler, G. Götz, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, Org. Biomol. Chem., 2004, 2, 3541 - 3544: “Synthesis of a Silk-inspired Peptide-Oligothiophene Conjugate”

G. Schmid, P. Bäuerle, E. Mena-Osteritz, M. Halik, H. Klauk, Deutsche Patentanmeldung 103 61 713.2 (31.12.2003, 15 Seiten), Amerikanische Patentanmeldung 2003P52859 US (31.12.2003, 15 Seiten): "Charge-Transfer-Komplexe aus einem Elektronendonor und einem Elektronenakzeptor als Basis für resistive Speicher".

M. Ammann, M. Enßle, G. Fuhrmann, A. Kaiser, P. Kilickiran, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, Polymer Preprints 2003, 44, 379-380: "Functional pi-Electron Materials for Nanoelectronics”.

A. Gesquière, P. Jonkheijm, A.P.H.J. Schenning, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, S. DeFeyter, F.C. DeSchryver, E.W. Meijer, J. Mater. Chem. 2003, 13, 2164-2167: "Direct Observation of Chiral Oligo(p-phenylenevinylene)s with Scanning Tunneling Microscopy".

E. Mena-Osteritz, Adv. Mater. 2002, 14, 609-616: „Superstructures of self-organizing thiophenes“.

E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, Adv. Mater. 2001, 13, 243-246 (Titelbild): "Self-assembled Hexagonal Nanoarrays of Novel Macrocyclic Oligothiophene-Diacetylenes".

1998 - 2000

J. Krömer, I. Rios-Carreras, G. Fuhrmann, C. Musch, M. Wunderlin, T. Debaerdemaeker, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, Angew. Chem. 2000, 112, 3623-3628, (Titelbild; VIP: very important paper): "Synthesis of the First Fully alpha-Conjugated Macrocyclic Oligothiophenes: Cyclo[n]thiophenes with Tunable Cavities in the Nanometer Regime".

E. Mena Osteritz, A. Meyer, B.M.W. Langeveld-Voss, R.A.J. Janssen, E.W. Meijer, P. Bäuerle, Angew. Chem. 2000,112, 2792-2796; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl.2000, 39, 2680-2684, (Vortitelbild): "Two-dimensional Crystals of Self-organized Conjugated Polymers: Direct Visualization of Polymer Chain Conformations in Submolecular Resolution".

T. Kirschbaum, R. Azumi, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, New J. Chem. 1999, 241-250: "Synthesis and Characterization of Structurally Defined Head-to-Tail Coupled Oligo(3-alkylthiophenes)".

U. Mitschke, E. Mena-Osteritz, T. Debaerdemaeker, M. Sokolowski, P. Bäuerle, Chem. Eur. J. 1998, 4, 2211-2224: "Synthesis and Characterization of Mixed Oligoheterocycles based on End-capped Oligothiophenes".

A. Soukopp, K. Glöckler, P. Kraft, S. Schmitt, M. Sokolowski, E. Umbach, E. Mena-Osteritz, P. Bäuerle, E. Hädicke, Phys. Rev.B 1998, 58, 13882-13894: "Superstructure formation of large organic adsorbates on a metal surface: A systematic approach using oligothiophenes on Ag(111)".

P. Bäuerle, U. Mitschke, E. Mena-Osteritz, M. Sokolowski, D. Müller, M. Groß, K. Meerholz,Proc. SPIE-Int. Soc. Opt. Eng. 1998, 3476, 32-39: "Synthesis and Characterization of Mixed Oligoheterocycles for LED Applications".

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Akademische Oberrätin

Kontakt

elena.mena-osteritz(at)uni-ulm.de

Institut für Organische Chemie II
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