Thesis

2018

Defect chemistry of methylammonium lead iodide

A. Senocrate / J. Maier; M. Graetzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2018. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-7292.

Composition and Interface Engineering of Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Perovskites to Improve Photovoltaic Performance and Stability

K. T. Cho / M. K. Nazeeruddin; M. Graetzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2018. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-9071.

Molecular Engineering Towards High Efficiency Perovskite Solar Cells

J. Seo / M. Graetzel; S. M. Zakeeruddin (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2018. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-8625.

Compositional Characterization of Organo-Lead tri-Halide Perovskite Solar Cells

P. Gratia / M. K. Nazeeruddin; M. Graetzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2018. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-8410.

Fundamentals of perovskite formation for photovoltaics

A. Ummadisingu / M. Graetzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2018. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-8368.

Cyclometalated Ruthenium Complexes for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells

S. Aghazada / M. K. Nazeeruddin; M. Graetzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2018. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-8298.

The Quest for Stability of Perovskite Solar Cells: Understanding Degradation, Improving Lifetimes and Towards Experimental Standards

K. Domanski / M. Graetzel; W. R. Tress (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2018. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-8106.

Molecularly Engineered Hole Transporting Materials for High Performance Perovskite Solar Cells

K. Rakstys / M. K. Nazeeruddin; M. Graetzel (Dir.)  

EPFL, 2018. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-8264.

2017

Investigations on hybrid organic-inorganic perovskites for high performance solar cells

N. Pellet / M. Graetzel; J. Maier (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2017. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-7749.

Solar-driven reduction of CO₂

M. R. Schreier / M. Graetzel; K. Sivula (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2017. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-7754.

Defects on surface and interface for photoelectrochemical properties of hematite photoanodes

Y. Hu / M. Graetzel; A. Braun (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2017. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-7566.

2016

Fabrication and Characterization of Functional ALD Metal Oxide Thin Films for Solar Applications

L. Steier / M. Graetzel; K. Sivula (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2016. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-7036.

2014

A Material Approach to Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells

P. P. Labouchère / M. Graetzel; M. K. Nazeeruddin (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2014. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-6391.

Probing interactions of molecules and pigments on titanium dioxide surfaces for photovoltaic cells, using QCM-D

H. A. Harms / M. Graetzel; J-E. Moser (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2014. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-6363.

Analysis of Key Electronic, Optical and Structural Parameters in Mesoscopic Solid-State Solar Cells

A. Dualeh / M. Graetzel; M. K. Nazeeruddin (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2014. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-6238.

Interfacial Charge Transfer Dynamics in Solid-State Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Solar Cells

A. Marchioro / J-E. Moser; M. Graetzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2014. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-6221.

New Approaches for Improved Photon Management in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells

L-P. Heiniger / M. Graetzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2014. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-6172.

2013

Electronic and structural modification of titanium dioxide/zinc oxide photoanode for dye-sensitized solar cells

A. K. Chandiran / M. Graetzel; M. K. Nazeeruddin (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2013. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-5999.

High performance solid-state mesoscopic solar cells

J. Burschka / M. Graetzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2013. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-6006.

On the Texturing and Nanostructuring of Iron Oxide Photoanodes for Solar Water Splitting

M. Cornuz / M. Graetzel; K. Sivula (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2013. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-5852.

Dye-sensitized solar cells

M. A. Marszalek / M. Graetzel; S. M. Zakeeruddin (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2013. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-5824.

2012

Solar Energy Stored as Hydrogen

J. M-C. Brillet / M. Grätzel; K. Sivula (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2012. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-5478.

Cu-based p-type Oxide Photocathodes for Solar Hydrogen Production

A. Paracchino / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2012. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-5382.

Investigation on Functionalized Ruthenium-Based Sensitizers to Enhance Performance and Robustness of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells

N. Pootrakulchote / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2012. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-5376.

2011

On the Morphology and Interfaces of Nanostructured Hematite Photoanodes for Solar-Driven Water Splitting

F. Le Formal / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2011. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-5180.

Solid-State Sensitized Heterojunction Solar Cells

S-J. Moon / M. Grätzel; J. E. Moser (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2011. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-4977.

2010

Strategies to Optimizing Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells

S. Wenger / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2010. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-4805.

Dynamics of Electron Transfer Processes at the Surface of Dye-Sensitized Mesoporous Semiconductor Films

J. Teuscher / J. E. Moser; M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2010. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-4731.

2009

Optical and electronic properties of dye-sensitized heterojunction solar cells

P. Chen / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2009. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-4263.

2008

Enhancing the open-circuit voltage of dye-sensitized solar cells

Z. Zhang / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2008. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-4066.

2007

Solar photoelectrolysis of water with translucent nano-structured hematite photoanodes

I. Cesar / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2007. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-3914.

2006

Novel organic dyes for enhanced red to near IR response in dye sensitised solar cells

A. Burke / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2006. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-3563.

Mesoscopic manganese based cathode materials for high voltage lithium ion batteries

N. H. Kwon Roth / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2006. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-3502.

Solid hybrid dye-sensitized solar cells

N. Rossier-Iten / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2006. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-3457.

Effect of electronic and nuclear factors on the dynamics of dye-to-semiconductor electron transfer

B. Wenger / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2006. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-3447.

2005

Cadmium selenide nanocrystals for specific interactions with biomolecules

I. Geissbühler / H. Vogel; M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2005. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-3207.

New electrolytes for high power Li-ion batteries

D. Di Censo / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2005. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-3205.

Mesoscopic thin films of hematite as photoanode for water photoelectrolysis

A. Duret / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2005. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-3203.

2004

Nanoparticle sensitisation of solid-state nanocrystalline solar cell

R. Plass / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2004. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-3017.

Alternative redox systems for the dye-sensitized solar cell

H. Nusbaumer / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2004. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-2955.

2003

Interface engineering in solid-state dye-sensitized solar cells

J. Krüger / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2003. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-2793.

2002

Adsorption of oligonucleotides on mesoporous TiO2 films for the development of an amperometric DNA biosensor

K. R. Meier / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2002. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-2627.

Femtosecond dynamics of electron transfer in the photosensitization of wide band gap semiconductors

S. Pelet / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2002. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-2626.

Die Polymer-Elektrolyt Brennstoffzelle

B. Andreaus / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2002. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-2598.

Couches auto-assemblées comme interfaces des dispositifs électroluminescents organiques

M. Carrara / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2002. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-2564.

Alternative anode materials for methane oxidation in solid oxide fuel cells

J. Sfeir / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2002. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-2446.

2001

Electrochemical characterisation of oxygen transport and nonstoichiometry in mixed conducting perovskite-type oxides

S. Diethelm / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2001. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-2436.

Electrolytes minces sur supports anode dans les piles à combustible SOFC

R. Ihringer / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2001. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-2307.

Mesoporous, nanoparticulate films of NB2O5 and ZRO2 preparation and characterization

F. Lenzmann / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2001. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-2252.

2000

Surface functionalization of titanium with phosphonated ligands to improve bone bonding

C. Viornery / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2000. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-2309.

Synthesis and characterization of novel nonsymmetrical phthalocyanines as sensitizers for photovoltaic devices

G. Giordano / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2000. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-2289.

Single crystal anatase TiO2

R. Hengerer / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2000. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-2272.

Synthèse et caractérisation de molécules nouvelles pour la fabrication de diodes électroluminescentes organiques

N. Donzé / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2000. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-2243.

Solid-state dye-sensitized mesoporous TiO2 solar cells

U. Bach / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2000. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-2187.

Degradation of Uniblue A and Remazol Brilliant Blue R by iron

F. A. Herrera Grisales / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 2000. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-2113.

1999

Synthèse et auto-assemblage de molécules fonctionnalisées pour dérivatiser les électrodes des dispositifs électroluminescents organiques

L. Si-Ahmed / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1999. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1969.

Abatement of azo-dyes and bichlorophenols mediated by iron-oxides

J. Bandara / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1999. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1885.

1998

Untersuchung nanokristalliner Materialien in den Systemen Nb/O und Nb/Ta/O für die Anwendung in farbstoffsensibilisierten, photoelektrochemischen Solarzellen

M. Wolf / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1998. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1873.

Carbon dioxide hydrogenation to methanol at low pressure and temperature

A. Bill / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1998. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1726.

1997

Mécanismes de dépolarisation de la réduction de l'oxygène sur des interfaces structurées à haute température

S. L. Widmer / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1997. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1732.

Electrochromic systems based on viologen-modified nanocrystalline titanium dioxide electrodes

F. Campus / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1997. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1697.

Novel ruthenium (II) phenylcyanamide complexes

S. Ruile / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1997. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1629.

Photochemical and photophysical properties of diketopyrrolopyrrole organic pigments

M. Eschle / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1997. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1616.

Electrochemically induced luminescence at nanocrystalline semiconductor oxide electrodes

Y. Athanassov / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1997. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1615.

Die photoelektrische Charakterisierung der mit Farbstoff sensibilisierten Nanokristallinen Solarzellen

C. Von Planta / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1997. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1537.

1996

Solid state nanocrystalline titanium oxide photovoltaic cells

T. Meyer / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1996. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1542.

Synthesis of carboxylic and phosphonic acid derivatives of Ru (II) polypyridyl complexes containing pseudohalide ligands. Application in photovoltaic devices based on porous nanocrystalline TiO2

O. Kohle / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1996. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1532.

1995

From monomers to the solid state. A photophysical investigation of a merocyanine dye

F. A. Nüesch / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1995. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1358.

On the photo-electrochemistry of nanocrystalline porous metaloxide semiconducting electrodes

U. Björkstén / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1995. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1345.

Praktische Aspekte der Licht-Energieumwandlung am Beispiel einer TiO2-Farbstoffzelle

P. Liska / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1995. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1269.

Luminescence as a predictor of quantum solar energy conversion

G. Smestad / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1995. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1263.

1994

Solar cells based on dye-sensitized nanocrystalline TiO2 electrodes

A. Kay / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1994. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1214.

Polyaniline and related compounds

J. C. Michaelson / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1994. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1211.

1993

Oxygen reduction reaction mechanisms at solid oxide fuel cell cathodes

J. Van herle / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1993. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1187.

Etude des propriétés électrochimiques et optiques de monocouches isolantes et de quelques processus de reconnaissance moléculaire induits a leur surface

S. Terrettaz / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1993. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1161.

1992

Characterisation of highly textured TiO2 surfaces by electrochemical methods

W-T. Wu / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1992. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-1060.

Supported lipid bilayers; an approach for the development of biosensors based on membrane proteins

H. Lang / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1992. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-992.

1991

Photo-Thermochimie

C. Revilliod / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1991. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-956.

Photoelectrochemical investigations of cadmium sulphide electrodes

A-S. Feiner / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1991. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-859.

1990

Etat monomère et agrégé de molécules à activité bio-rédox en solutions et aux interfaces

N. A. Wiederkehr / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1990. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-872.

Conversion of visible light to electricity by sensitization of rough titanium dioxide layers

N. Vlachopoulos / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1990. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-836.

Contribution au développement d'un réacteur photocatalytique

J-P. Kottelat / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1990. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-786.

1987

Etude des microémulsions et leurs applications en photochimie

M. Jirousek / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1987. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-630.

1986

Dynamique des réactions de transfert d'électrons induites par la lumière à la surface de semi-conducteurs colloïdaux

J. E. Moser / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1986. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-616.

1985

Photocatalysis in semiconductors sytems, hydrogen generation and photooxidation of water

W. Erbs / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1985. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-574.

Fotoelektrochemische Untersuchungen an polykristallinen Halbleitern

J. Desilvestro / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1985. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-572.

1984

Analyse de traces de bore, de silicium et de soufre par activation dans un faisceau d'oxygène-18

M. Rousseau / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1984. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-517.

1982

La décomposition photochimique de l'eau

P-A. Brugger / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1982. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-431.

1981

Contribution à l'étude de la cinétique des réactions rapides induites par la lumière dans les solutions de surfactants formant des micelles

G. C. Rothenberger / M. Grätzel (Dir.)  

Lausanne: EPFL, 1981. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-405.