Peer-reviewed articles


[35] “Bulk photovoltaic effect in carbon-doped gallium nitride revealed by anomalous surface photovoltage spectroscopy”.
I. Levine, I. Gamov, M. Rusu, K. Irmscher, C. Merschjann, E. Richter, M. Weyers, Th. Dittrich,
Phys. Rev. B 101(24), 245205 (2020). [ DOI | http ]


[34] “Directional Charge Transport in Layered Two-Dimensional Triazine-Based Graphitic Carbon Nitride”.
Y. Noda, C. Merschjann, J. Tarábek, P. Amsalem, N. Koch, M. J. Bojdys,
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 58(28), 9394–9398 (2019). [ DOI | http ]


[33] “Ultrafast kinetics of linkage isomerism in Na2[Fe(CN)5NO] aqueous solution revealed by time-resolved photoelectron spectroscopy”.
A. A. Raheem, M. Wilke, M. Borgwardt, N. Engel, S. I. Bokarev, G. Grell, S. G. Aziz, O. Kühn, I. Yu. Kiyan, C. Merschjann, E. F. Aziz,
Struct. Dyn. 4(4), 044031 (2017). [ DOI | http ]
[32] “Functional carbon nitride materials—design strategies for electrochemical devices”.
F. K. Kessler, Y. Zheng, D. Schwarz, C. Merschjann, W. Schnick, X. Wang, M. J. Bojdys,
Nature Reviews Materials 2, 17030 (2017). [ DOI | http ]
[31] “Boosting Visible-Light-Driven Photocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution with an Integrated Nickel Phosphide–Carbon Nitride System”.
A. Indra, A. Acharjya, P. W. Menezes, C. Merschjann, D. Hollmann, M. Schwarze, M. Aktas, A. Friedrich, S. Lochbrunner, A. Thomas, M. Driess,
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 56(6), 1653–1657 (2017). [ DOI | http ]


[30] “Optical nonlinearities of small polarons in lithium niobate”.
M. Imlau, H. Badorreck, C. Merschjann,
Appl. Phys. Rev. 2(4), 040606 (2015). [ DOI | http ]
[29] “Complementing Graphenes: 1D Interplanar Charge Transport in Polymeric Graphitic Carbon Nitrides”.
C. Merschjann, S. Tschierlei, T. Tyborski, K. Kailasam, S. Orthmann, D. Hollmann, T. Schedel-Niedrig, A. Thomas, S. Lochbrunner,
Adv. Mater. 27(48), 7993–7999 (2015). [ DOI | http ]


[28] “Graphitic carbon nitride nano-emitters on silicon: a photoelectrochemical heterojunction composed of earth-abundant materials for enhanced evolution of hydrogen”.
M. Lublow, A. Fischer, C. Merschjann, F. Yang, Th. Schedel-Niedrig, J. -F. Veyan, Y. J. Chabal,
J. Mater. Chem. A 2(32), 12697 (2014). [ DOI | http ]


[27] “Crystal structure of polymeric carbon nitride and the determination of its process-temperature-induced modifications”.
T. Tyborski, C. Merschjann, S. Orthmann, F. Yang, M. -Ch. Lux-Steiner, Th. Schedel-Niedrig,
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 25(39), 395402 (2013). [ DOI | http ]
[26] “T(x) phase diagram of the CuSbS2–CuInS2 system and solubility limit of Sb in CuInS2”.
B. V. Korzun, A. N. Gavrilenko, A. A. Fadzeyeva, O. V. Ignatenko, I. I. Maroz, V. R. Sobol, M. Rusu, R. Klenk, C. Merschjann, Th. Schedel-Niedrig, M. Ch. Lux-Steiner,
Cryst. Res. Technol. 48(9), 641–648 (2013). [ DOI | http ]
[25] “Machining of Biocompatible Ceramics with Femtosecond Laser Pulses”.
S. Fiedler, R. Irsig, J. Tiggesbäumker, C. Schuster, C. Merschjann, N. Rothe, S. Lochbrunner, M. Vehse, H. Seitz, E. -D. Klinkenberg, K. -H. Meiwes-Broer,
Biomedical Engineering/Biomedizinische Technik 58(Suppl. 1), 4093 (2013). [ DOI | http ]
[24] “Machining of Biocompatible Polymers with Shaped Femtosecond Laser Pulses”.
C. Schuster, C. Merschjann, N. Rothe, S. Fiedler, R. Irsig, K. -H. Meiwes-Broer, M. Vehse, H. Seitz, V. Senz, K. Sternberg, S. Lochbrunner,
Biomedical Engineering/Biomedizinische Technik 58(Suppl. 1), 4085 (2013). [ DOI | http ]
[23] “Photoluminescence characterization of Cu2ZnGeS4 single crystals”.
S. Levcenko, M. Guc, C. Merschjann, G. Gurieva, S. Schorr, M. Lux-Steiner, E. Arushanov,
Phys. Status Solidi C 10(7-8), 1079–1081 (2013). [ DOI | http ]
[22] “Solar hydrogen evolution using metal-free photocatalytic polymeric carbon nitride/CuInS2 composites as photocathodes”.
F. Yang, V. Kuznietsov, M. Lublow, C. Merschjann, A. Steigert, J. Klaer, A. Thomas, T. Schedel-Niedrig,
J. Mater. Chem. A 1(21), 6407–6415 (2013). [ DOI | http ]
[21] “The effect of surface roughness on the determination of optical constants of CuInSe2 and CuGaSe2 thin films”.
G. Yin, C. Merschjann, M. Schmid,
J. Appl. Phys. 113(21), 213510 (2013). [ DOI | http ]
[20] “Photophysics of polymeric carbon nitride: An optical quasimonomer”.
C. Merschjann, T. Tyborski, S. Orthmann, F. Yang, K. Schwarzburg, M. Lublow, M. -Ch. Lux-Steiner, Th. Schedel-Niedrig,
Phys. Rev. B 87(20), 205204 (2013). [ DOI | http ]


[19] “Metal-Free Photocatalytic Graphitic Carbon Nitride on p-Type Chalcopyrite as a Composite Photocathode for Light-Induced Hydrogen Evolution”.
F. Yang, M. Lublow, S. Orthmann, C. Merschjann, T. Tyborski, M. Rusu, S. Kubala, A. Thomas, R. Arrigo, M. Hävecker, T. Schedel-Niedrig,
ChemSusChem 5(7), 1227–1232 (2012). [ DOI | http ]
[18] “Small-polaron based holograms in LiNbO3 in the visible spectrum”.
H. Brüning, V. Dieckmann, B. Schoke, K. M. Voit, M. Imlau, G. Corradi, C.~Merschjann,
Opt. Express 20(12), 13326–13336 (2012). [ DOI | http ]
[17] “AgGaSe2 thin films grown by chemical close-spaced vapor transport for photovoltaic applications: structural, compositional and optical properties”.
C. Merschjann, M. Mews, T. Mete, A. Karkatzinou, M. Rusu, B. V. Korzun, S. Schorr, P. Schubert-Bischoff, S. Seeger, Th. Schedel-Niedrig, M. Ch. Lux-Steiner,
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 24(17), 175801 (2012). [ DOI | http ]
[16] “Photoluminescence spectra of MnIn2S4”.
M. Guk, C. Merschjann, I. Bodnar, T. Tyborski, T. Schedel-Niedrig, M. Lux-Steiner, E. Arushanov,
Opt. Mater. 34(5), 915–919 (2012). [ DOI | http ]
[15] “Tunable optical transition in polymeric carbon nitrides synthesized via bulk thermal condensation”.
T. Tyborski, C. Merschjann, S. Orthmann, F. Yang, M. -Ch. Lux-Steiner, Th. Schedel-Niedrig,
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 24(16), 162201 (2012). [ DOI | http ]


[14] “Nonexponential relaxation dynamics of localized carrier densities in oxide crystals without structural or energetic disorder”.
C. Merschjann, M. Imlau, H. Brüning, B. Schoke, S. Torbrügge,
Phys. Rev. B 84(5), 052302 (2011). [ DOI | http ]
[13] “Hologram recording via spatial density modulation of Nb4+/5+Li antisites in lithium niobate”.
M. Imlau, H. Brüning, B. Schoke, R. S. Hardt, D. Conradi, C. Merschjann,
Opt. Express 19(16), 15322 (2011). [ DOI | http ]
[12] “Bulk photovoltaic effect of LiNbO3:Fe and its small-polaron-based microscopic interpretation”.
O. F. Schirmer, M. Imlau, C. Merschjann,
Phys. Rev. B 83(16), 165106 (2011). [ DOI | http ]
[11] “Unprecedented Alkylzinc-Magnesium Alkoxide Clusters as Suitable Organometallic Precursors for Magnesium-Containing ZnO Nanoparticles”.
S. Heitz, Y. Aksu, C. Merschjann, M. Driess,
Chem. Eur. J. 17(14), 3904–3910 (2011). [ DOI | http ]


[10] “Transient light-induced absorption in periodically poled lithium niobate: Small polaron hopping in the presence of a spatially modulated defect concentration”.
B. Schoke, M. Imlau, H. Brüning, C. Merschjann, G. Corradi, K. Polgár, I. I. Naumova,
Phys. Rev. B 81(13), 132301 (2010). [ DOI | http ]
[9] “Methylmagesium Alkoxide Clusters with Mg4O4 Cubane- and Mg7O8 Biscubane-Like Cores: Organometallic Precursors for Low-Temperature Formation of MgO Nanoparticles with Variable Surface Defects”.
S. Heitz, Y. Aksu, C. Merschjann, M. Driess,
Chem. Mater. 22(4), 1376–1385 (2010). [ DOI | http ]


[8] “Absorption cross sections and number densities of electron and hole polarons in congruently melting LiNbO3”.
C. Merschjann, B. Schoke, D. Conradi, M. Imlau, G. Corradi, K. Polgár,
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 21(1), 015906 (2009). [ DOI | http ]
[7] “Electron small polarons and bipolarons in LiNbO3”.
O. F. Schirmer, M. Imlau, C. Merschjann, B. Schoke,
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 21(12), 123201 (2009). [ DOI | http ]


[6] “Influence of Mg doping on the behaviour of polaronic light-induced absorption in LiNbO3”.
D. Conradi, C. Merschjann, B. Schoke, M. Imlau, G. Corradi, K. Polgár,
Phys. Stat. Sol. (RRL) 6(6), 284–286 (2008). [ DOI | http ]
[5] “Optically generated small electron and hole polarons in nominally undoped and Fe-doped KNbO3 investigated by transient absorption spectroscopy”.
S. Torbrügge, M. Imlau, B. Schoke, C. Merschjann, O. F. Schirmer, S. Vernay, A. Gross, V. Wesemann, D. Rytz,
Phys. Rev. B. 78(12), 125112 (2008). [ DOI | http ]


[4] “Influence of chemical reduction on the particular number densities of light-induced small electron and hole polarons in nominally pure LiNbO3”.
C. Merschjann, B. Schoke, M. Imlau,
Phys. Rev. B 76(8), 085114 (2007). [ DOI | http ]
[3] “Insight to UV-induced formation of laser damage on LiB3O5 optical surfaces during long-term sum-frequency generation”.
S. Möller, Ä. Andresen, C. Merschjann, B. Zimmermann, M. Prinz, M. Imlau,
Opt. Express 15(12), 7351–7356 (2007). [ DOI | http ]


[2] “Evidence for Two-Path Recombination of Photoinduced Small Polarons in Reduced LiNbO3”.
C. Merschjann, D. Berben, M. Imlau, M. Wöhlecke,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 96(18), 186404 (2006). [ DOI | http ]


[1] “Transient kinetics of light-induced metastable states in single crystals and aqueous solutions of Na2[Fe(CN)5NO]·2H2O”.
D. Schaniel, Th. Woike, C. Merschjann, M. Imlau,
Phys. Rev. B 72(19), 195119 (2005). [ DOI | http ]