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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science H-index 174 Citations 137,978 1,471 World Ranking 22 National Ranking 2
Chemistry H-index 176 Citations 142,447 1,807 World Ranking 11 National Ranking 2

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Awards & Achievements

2017 - Member of Academia Europaea

2013 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

1999 - German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina - Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina – Nationale Akademie der Wissenschaften Chemistry


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Quantum mechanics
  • Polymer

Klaus Müllen mostly deals with Nanotechnology, Graphene, Photochemistry, Polymer and Optoelectronics. Klaus Müllen combines subjects such as Carbon, Molecule and Organic electronics with his study of Nanotechnology. His Molecule research includes themes of Crystallography and Scanning tunneling microscope.

His Graphene study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Inorganic chemistry, Supercapacitor and Graphite. As a member of one scientific family, Klaus Müllen mostly works in the field of Photochemistry, focusing on Dendrimer and, on occasion, Fluorescence spectroscopy. His Polymer research includes elements of Electroluminescence, Polymer chemistry and Photoluminescence.

His most cited work include:

  • Transparent, Conductive Graphene Electrodes for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells (3650 citations)
  • Atomically precise bottom-up fabrication of graphene nanoribbons (2313 citations)
  • Graphenes as potential material for electronics. (1904 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His main research concerns Photochemistry, Nanotechnology, Polymer, Polymer chemistry and Molecule. The Photochemistry study combines topics in areas such as Excited state, Dendrimer and Fluorescence, Perylene. Graphene, Self-assembly and Nanostructure are the core of his Nanotechnology study.

His Optoelectronics research extends to Graphene, which is thematically connected. The various areas that he examines in his Polymer chemistry study include Copolymer, Polymerization, Phenylene, Organic chemistry and Monomer. His Molecule study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Crystallography and Chemical physics.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Photochemistry (19.18%)
  • Nanotechnology (17.81%)
  • Polymer (17.14%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Graphene nanoribbons (8.84%)
  • Graphene (12.12%)
  • Nanotechnology (17.81%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His scientific interests lie mostly in Graphene nanoribbons, Graphene, Nanotechnology, Optoelectronics and Crystallography. His study on Graphene nanoribbons also encompasses disciplines like

  • Band gap and related Quantum tunnelling,
  • Scanning tunneling microscope which intersects with area such as Density functional theory and Chemical physics. His Graphene study deals with Supercapacitor intersecting with Energy storage.

His Nanotechnology research integrates issues from Carbon and Polymer. His work is dedicated to discovering how Optoelectronics, Characterization are connected with Substrate and other disciplines. His research integrates issues of Heptagon and Helicene in his study of Crystallography.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Vertically Aligned MoS2 Nanosheets Patterned on Electrochemically Exfoliated Graphene for High‐Performance Lithium and Sodium Storage (181 citations)
  • Bottom-Up Fabrication of Sulfur-Doped Graphene Films Derived from Sulfur-Annulated Nanographene for Ultrahigh Volumetric Capacitance Micro-Supercapacitors (178 citations)
  • Extremely efficient terahertz high-harmonic generation in graphene by hot Dirac fermions. (152 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Quantum mechanics
  • Catalysis

His primary areas of study are Graphene, Graphene nanoribbons, Nanotechnology, Scanning tunneling microscope and Optoelectronics. His work carried out in the field of Graphene brings together such families of science as Scanning tunneling spectroscopy, Heterojunction, Supercapacitor, Molecule and Carbon nanotube. The study incorporates disciplines such as Chemical physics and Photochemistry, Porphyrin in addition to Molecule.

His Graphene nanoribbons research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Charge carrier, Characterization, Spectroscopy, Quantum dot and Band gap. Klaus Müllen usually deals with Nanotechnology and limits it to topics linked to Polymer and Thin film. His study in Scanning tunneling microscope is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Polymerization, Crystallography, Ring, Raman spectroscopy and Zigzag.

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Top Publications

Transparent, Conductive Graphene Electrodes for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells

Xuan Wang;Linjie Zhi;Klaus Müllen.
Nano Letters (2008)

4820 Citations

Atomically precise bottom-up fabrication of graphene nanoribbons

Jinming Cai;Pascal Ruffieux;Rached Jaafar;Marco Bieri.
Nature (2010)

2896 Citations

Self-Organized Discotic Liquid Crystals for High-Efficiency Organic Photovoltaics

Lukas Schmidt-Mende;Andreas Fechtenkötter;Klaus Müllen;Ellen Moons.
Science (2001)

2688 Citations

Graphenes as potential material for electronics.

Jishan Wu;Wojciech Pisula;Klaus Müllen.
Chemical Reviews (2007)

2453 Citations

Large single-molecule fluorescence enhancements produced by a bowtie nanoantenna

Anika A. Kinkhabwala;Zongfu Yu;Shanhui Fan;Yuri Avlasevich.
Nature Photonics (2009)

1858 Citations

3D Nitrogen-Doped Graphene Aerogel-Supported Fe3O4 Nanoparticles as Efficient Electrocatalysts for the Oxygen Reduction Reaction

Zhong-Shuai Wu;Shubin Yang;Yi Sun;Khaled Parvez.
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2012)

1850 Citations

Nitrogen‐Doped Ordered Mesoporous Graphitic Arrays with High Electrocatalytic Activity for Oxygen Reduction

Ruili Liu;Dongqing Wu;Xinliang Feng;Klaus Müllen.
Angewandte Chemie (2010)

1455 Citations

Electronic Materials: The Oligomer Approach

Gerhard Wegner;K. Müllen.

1354 Citations

Big is beautiful--"aromaticity" revisited from the viewpoint of macromolecular and supramolecular benzene chemistry.

Mark D. Watson;and Andreas Fechtenkötter;Klaus Müllen.
Chemical Reviews (2001)

1336 Citations

Three-Dimensional Nitrogen and Boron Co-doped Graphene for High-Performance All-Solid-State Supercapacitors

Zhong-Shuai Wu;Andreas Winter;Long Chen;Yi Sun.
Advanced Materials (2012)

1131 Citations

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