• Interface Processes
    and Spectroscopy

    Time resolved spectroscopy measurements (ps-ms timescale) on donor-acceptor interfaces.

  • Materials Design
    & Device Physics

    We prepare solar cells (organic, hybrid and perovskite) to analyze and manipulate their device properties.

    Image: Gloveboxes for solar cell preparation and measurement in inert (N2) athmosphere.

  • Schmidt-Mende group

    Group photo at the University of Konstanz in 2017. For more information on the current team click on the picture.

  • Book: Organic and Hybrid Solar Cells
    - An Introduction

    This graduate textbook introduces organic and hybrid solar cells, including fabrication issues and device physics. A comparison with conventional solar cells will be given and the specialties of these emerging solar cells technologies are emphasized.