Prof. Dr. Klaus Müllen

Prof. Dr. Klaus Müllen

Main Research Fields

Donor-Acceptor Systems/Charge Transfer Compounds, Dye Chemistry, Functional Surfaces, Organic/Inorganic Nanoparticles, Organic Opto-Electronic/Molecular Electronic

Scientific Career

1966 - 1969 Studies in Chemistry, University of Cologne
1969 Diploma in Chemistry (Professor E. Vogel)
1971 PhD, University of Basel (Professor F. Gerson)
1972 - 1978 Postdoc and Habilitation (Professor J.F.M. Oth), ETH Zürich
1977 Private Lecturer (Privatdozent), ETH Zürich
1979 - 1984 Professor at the University of Cologne
1984 - 1989 Professor at the University of Mainz
1988 Call from the University of Göttingen
1989 Scientific Member of the Max Planck Society and Director at the Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research

Scholarships, Awards and Honors

2008 Hermanos Elhuyar–Hans Goldschmidt Award of the Spanish Chem. Soc.
2008 Visiting Professor, University of Bordeaux
2008 Honorary Professor, Institute of Chemistry, Beijing, Chin. Acad. of Sciences
2009 International Award of the Society of Polymer Science, Japan
2009 Honorary Member of the Israel Chemical Society
2009 Honorary Professor, Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
2009 Honorary Professor, University of Heidelberg
2009 Honorary Member of the Israel Chemical Society
2010 Honorary Professor, University of Heidelberg; Honorary Doctorate Degree, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
2011 Polymer Award of the American Chemical Society
2011 Tsunming Tu Award, Taiwan