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Synthesis and characterisation of fluorescent phenazine-based complexes


since 11/2017              PhD at the chair AC IV, workgroup of Prof. Dr. Weber, University of Bayreuth

since 05/2020              Participation in CoMento (Coaching and Mentoring for Women in Academia) at the University of Bayreuth

10/2016 – 02/2017      Erasmus Internship, workgroup of Prof. Dr. Morgan, University College Dublin (Ireland), title: "Synthesis and characterisation of Fe(III) ionic liquids"

10/2015 – 03/2021      Participation in the Elite Study Program Macromolecular Science within the Elite Network of Bavaria

10/2015 – 09/2017      Master of Science in Materials Chemistry and Catalysis, Master thesis: "Synthesis and characterisation of fluorescent phenazine-based complexes", workgroup of Prof. Dr. Weber, University of Bayreuth, 2017

10/2012 – 09/2015      Bachelor of Science in chemistry, Bachelor thesis: "Synthesis, characterisation, and analysis of the optical properties of bimetallic Ru-Ni/Cu/Zn complexes", workgroup of Prof. Dr. Weber, University of Bayreuth, 2015

Awards and Grants

10/2018 – 09/2020      Kekulé-Fellowship for PhD candidates of the “Fonds der Chemischen Industrie” (FCI)

07/2018                       Poster prize at the International Conference on Coordination Chemistry (ICCC) in Sendai, Japan

10/2016 – 02/2017      Erasmus Scholarship for an Internship in Ireland


Characterisation methods

  • SQUID magnetic measurements
  • Mössbauer spectroscopy
  • NMR spectroscopy
  • Elemental analysis
  • IR Spectroscopy
  • UV/Vis specotroscopy
  • Fluorescence spectroscopy
  • Single Crystal X-ray Analysis



Simon, Christopher; Blößer, André; Eckardt, Mirco; Kurz, Hannah; Weber, Birgit; Zobel, Mirijam; Marschall, Roland
Magnetic properties and structural analysis on spinel MnFe2O4 nanoparticles prepared via non-aq ...
in Zeitschrift für anorganische und allgemeine Chemie (2021)
doi:10.1002/zaac.202100190 ...

Kurz, Hannah; Hörner, Gerald; Weser, Oskar; Li Manni, Giovanni; Weber, Birgit
Quenched Lewis Acidity : Studies on the Medium Dependent Fluorescence of Zinc(II) Complexes
in Chemistry : a European Journal volume 27 (2021)
doi:10.1002/chem.202102086 ...

Simon, Christopher; Zakaria, Mohamed Barakat; Kurz, Hannah; Tetzlaff, David; Blößer, André; Weiß, Morten; Timm, Jana; Weber, Birgit; Apfel, Ulf-Peter; Marschall, Roland
Magnetic NiFe2O4 Nanoparticles Prepared via Non-Aqueous Microwave-Assisted Synthesis for Applic ...
in Chemistry : a European Journal volume 27 (2021)
doi:10.1002/chem.202101716 ...

Kurz, Hannah; Schötz, Konstantin; Papadopoulos, Ilias; Heinemann, Frank W.; Maid, Harald; Guldi, Dirk M.; Köhler, Anna; Hörner, Gerald; Weber, Birgit
A Fluorescence-Detected Coordination-Induced Spin State Switch
in Journal of the American Chemical Society volume 143 (2021) issue 9. - page 3466-3480
doi:10.1021/jacs.0c12568 ...

Viard, Antoine; Kurz, Hannah; Lale, Abhijeet; Heymann, Lutz; Weber, Birgit; Bernard, Samuel; Knauer, Michael; Motz, Günter
Superparamagnetic Silicon Carbonitride Ceramic Fibers Through In Situ Generation of Iron Silici ...
in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces volume 13 (2021) issue 7. - page 8745-8753
doi:10.1021/acsami.0c20885 ...

Kurz, Hannah; Hörner, Gerald; Weber, Birgit
An Iron(II) Spin Crossover Complex with a Maleonitrile Schiff base-like Ligand and Scan Rate-de ...
in Zeitschrift für anorganische und allgemeine Chemie volume 647 (2021) issue 8. - page 896-904
doi:10.15495/EPub_UBT_00005270 ...

Ekanayaka, Thilini K.; Kurz, Hannah; Dale, Ashley S.; Hao, Guanhua; Mosey, Aaron; Mishra, Esha; N'Diaye, Alpha T.; Cheng, Ruihua; Weber, Birgit; Dowben, Peter A.
Probing the unpaired Fe spins across the spin crossover of a coordination polymer
in Materials Advances (2021) issue 2. - page 760-768
doi:10.1039/D0MA00612B ...


Blößer, André; Kurz, Hannah; Timm, Jana; Wittkamp, Florian; Simon, Christopher; Hayama, Shusaku; Weber, Birgit; Apfel, Ulf-Peter; Marschall, Roland
Tailoring the Size, Inversion Parameter, and Absorption of Phase-Pure Magnetic MgFe2O4 Nanopart ...
in ACS Applied Nano Materials volume 3 (2020) issue 11. - page 11587-11599
doi:10.1021/acsanm.0c02705 ...

Blößer, André; Timm, Jana; Kurz, Hannah; Milius, Wolfgang; Hayama, Shusaku; Breu, Josef; Weber, Birgit; Marschall, Roland
A Novel Synthesis Yielding Macroporous CaFe₂O₄ Sponges for Solar Energy Conversion
in Solar RRL (2020)
doi:10.1002/solr.201900570 ...

Kurz, Hannah; Sander, Joan; Weber, Birgit
Influence of CF₃ Substituents on the Spin Crossover Behavior of Iron(II) Coordination Polymers ...
in Zeitschrift für anorganische und allgemeine Chemie (2020)
doi:10.1002/zaac.201900354 ...


Lochenie, Charles; Schötz, Konstantin; Panzer, Fabian; Kurz, Hannah; Maier, Bernadette; Puchtler, Florian; Agarwal, Seema; Köhler, Anna; Weber, Birgit
Spin-Crossover Iron(II) Coordination Polymer with Fluorescent Properties : Correlation between ...
in Journal of the American Chemical Society volume 140 (2018) issue 2. - page 700-709
doi:10.1021/jacs.7b10571 ...

Kurz, Hannah; Lochenie, Charles; Wagner, Kristina G.; Schneider, Sandra; Karg, Matthias; Weber, Birgit
Synthesis and Optical Properties of Phenanthroline‐Derived Schiff Base‐Like Dinuclear Ruᴵᴵ–Niᴵᴵ ...
in Chemistry : a European Journal (2018)
doi:10.1002/chem.201704632 ...


Hannah Kurz
PhD student

Room: NW I, 1.1 00 02

Phone: +49 (0)921 / 55-2560
E-mail: hannah.kurz@uni-bayreuth.de

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