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Publications 2020


K. Greben,* S. Kovalchuk, A. M.  Valencia, J. Kirchhof, S. Heeg, P. Rietsch, S. Reich, C. Cocchi, S. Eigler, K. Bolotin


P. Rietsch, S. Sobottka, K. Hoffmann, A. Popov, P. Hildebrandt, B. Sarkar, U. Resch-Genger,* S. Eigler*

Between Aromatic and Quinoid Structure: A symmetric UV to Vis/NIR Benzothiadiazole Redox-Switch

Chem. Eur. J., 2020,


Y. Nishina,* S. Eigler*

Chemical and Electrochemical Synthesis of Graphene Oxide – A Generalized View

Nanoscale 2020, 12, 12731-12740.


P. Rietsch, S. Sobottka, K. Hoffmann, P. Hildebrandt, B. Sarkar, U. Resch-Genger,* S. Eigler*

Identification of the Irreversible RedOx Behavior of Highly Fluorescent Benzothiadiazoles

ChemPhotoChem, 2020, 4, 668-673.


Z. Wang, Q. Yao, C. Neumann, F. Börrnert, J. Renner, U. Kaiser, A. Turchanin, H. J. W. Zandvliet, S. Eigler*

Identification of Semiconductive Patches in Thermally Processed Monolayer Oxo‐Functionalized Graphene

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2020, 59, 13657-13662.


S. Brülls, V. Cantatore, Z. Wang, P. L. Tam, P. Malmberg, J. Stubbe, B. Sarkar, I. Panas, J. Mårtensson, S. Eigler*

Evidence for Electron Transfer between Graphene and Non‐ covalently Bound π‐Systems

Chem. Eur. J., 2020, 26, 6694-6702.


I. K. Ilic, K. Leus, J. Schmidt, J. Hwang, M. Maranska, S. Eigler, C. Liedel*

Polymerisation in carbone: a novel method for the synthesis of more sustainable electrodes and their application as cathodes for lithium-organic energy storage materials based on vanillin

ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng.2020, 8,3055–3064.


Z. Wang, Q. Yao, S. Eigler*

Room‐temperature transport properties of graphene with defects derived from oxo‐graphene

Chemistry – A European Journal2020, 26, 6484-6489.


M. Li, W.-W. Zuo, Q. Wang, K.-L. Wang, M.-P. Zhuo, H. Köbler, C. E. Halbig, S. Eigler,* Y.-G. Yang, X.-Y. Gao, Z.-K. Wang,* Y. Li, A. Abate,* 

Ultrathin nanosheets of oxo-functionalized graphene inhibit the ion migration in perovskite solar cells,

Advanced Energy Materials 2020, 4, 1902653.


M. Hußmann, B. Weintrub, P. Feicht, G. Germer, K. I. Bolotin, S. Eigler*

Controlled assembly of artificial 2D materials based on the transfer of oxo-functionalized graphene

Nanoscale Advances 2020, 2, 176-181.

Publications 2019


Z. Wang, Q. Yao, Y. Hu, C. Li, M. Hußmann, B. Weintrub, J. N. Kirchhof, K. Bolotin, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe, S. Eigler*

Influence of SiO2 or h-BN substrate on the room-temperature electronic transport in chemically derived single layer graphene

RSC Advances 2019, 9, 38011-38016.


S. E. Wawra, G. Onishchukov, M. Maranska, S. Eigler, J. Walter, W. Peukert,*

A multiwavelength emission detector for analytical ultracentrifugation

Nanoscale Advances 2019, 1, 4422-4432.


P. Rietsch, J. Soyka, S. Brülls, J. Er, K. Hoffmann, J. Beerhues, B. Sarkar, U. Resch-Genger, S. Eigler

Fluorescence of a Chiral Pentaphene Derivative Derived from the Hexabenzocoronene Motif,

Chem. Commun. 2019, 2019, 55, 10515-10518.


S. Jõemetsa, K. Spustova, K. Kustanovich, A. Ainla, S. Schindler, S. Eigler, T. Lobovkina, S. L. Avila, A. Jesorka, I. Gözen

Molecular Lipid Films on Microengineering Materials

Langmuir 2019, 3510286-10298.


P. Feicht, J. Biskupek, T. E. Gorelik, J. Renner, C. E. Halbig, M. Maranska, F. Puchtler, U. Kaiser, S. Eigler

Brodie or Hummers’ – Oxidation conditions determine the structure of graphene oxide

Chemistry – A European Journal 201925, 8955-8959.

Highlighted in Advanced Materials: Hot Topic: Carbon, Graphite and Graphene


P. Rietsch, F. Witte, S. Sobottka, G. Germer, A. Becker, A. Guttler, B. Sarkar, B. Paulus, U. Resch-Genger, S. Eigler

Diaminodicyanoquinone – A Novel Class of Fluorescent Electron Acceptor Dyes with High Dipole Moments
Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2019, 58, 8235-8239;

Diaminodicyanochinone – Fluoreszenzfarbstoffe mit hohem Dipolmoment und Elektronenakzeptor‐Eigenschaften
Angewandte Chemie 2019, 131, 8321.


L. Han, Y. Sun, S. Li, C. Cheng, C. E. Halbig, P. Feicht, J. L. Hübner, P. Strasser, S. Eigler

In-Plane Carbon Lattice-Defect Regulating Electrochemical Oxygen Reduction to Hydrogen Peroxide Production over Nitrogen-Doped Graphene

ACS Catalysis 2019, 9, 1283-1288.


C. E. Halbig, R. Lasch, J. Krull, A. S. Pirzer, Z. Wang, J. N. Kirchhof, K. I. Bolotin, M. R. Heinrich, S. Eigler

Selective Functionalization of Graphene at Defect-Activated Sites by Arylazocarboxylic tert-Butyl Esters
Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2019, 58, 3599-3603

Selektive Funktionalisierung von Graphen an defektaktivierten Bereichen durch Arylazocarbonsäure‐tert‐butylester
Angewandte Chemie 2019, 131, 3637-3641.


K. W. Silverstein, C. E. Halbig, J. S. Mehta, A. Sharma, S. Eigler, J. M. Mativetsky

Voltage-reduced low-defect graphene oxide: a high conductivity, near-zero temperature coefficient of resistance material

Nanoscale 2019, 11, 3112-3116.

Publications 2018


S. Eigler

Mit Schwefelsäure von Graphit zu Graphen

Nachrichten aus der Chemie 2018, 66, 1150-1152.


A. Khannanov, A. Kiiamov, A. Valimukhametova, D. A. Tayurskii, F. Borrnert, U. Kaiser, S. Eigler, F. G. Vagizov, A. M. Dimiev

Gamma-Iron Phase Stabilized at Room Temperature by Thermally Processed Graphene Oxide

Journal of the American Chemical Society 2018, 140, 9051-9055.


C. E. Halbig, O. Martin, F. Hauke, S. Eigler, A. Hirsch

Oxo-Functionalized Graphene: A Versatile Precursor for Alkylated Graphene Sheets by Reductive Functionalization

Chemistry – A European Journal 2018, 24, 13348-13354.


V. Cantatore, S. Pandit, V. R. S. S. Mokkapati, S. Schindler, S. Eigler, I. Mijakovic, I. Panas

Design strategy of a graphene based bio-sensor for glucose

Carbon 2018, 137, 343-348.


S. Seiler, C. E. Halbig, F. Grote, P. Rietsch, F. Borrnert, U. Kaiser, B. Meyer, S. Eigler

Effect of friction on oxidative graphite intercalation and high-quality graphene formation

Nature Communications 2018, 9, 836.


M. Feierabend, G. Berghauser, M. Selig, S. Brem, T. Shegai, S. Eigler, E. Malic

Molecule signatures in photoluminescence spectra of transition metal dichalcogenides

Physical Review Materials 2018, 2, 014004.


P. Feicht, S. Eigler*

Defects in Graphene Oxide as Structural Motive

ChemNanoMat, 2018, 4, 244-252.

Publications 2017


T. J. Nacken, C. E. Halbig, S. E. Wawra, C. Damm, S. Romeis, J. Walter, M. J. Tehrani, Y. C. Hu, Y. Ishii, S. Eigler, W. Peukert

Structural factors controlling size reduction of graphene oxide in liquid processing

Carbon 2017, 125, 360-369.


F. Grote, C. Gruber, F. Borrnert, U. Kaiser, S. Eigler, Thermal Disproportionation of Oxo-Functionalized Graphene
Angewandte Chemie-International Edition 2017, 56, 9222-9225

Thermische Disproportionierung von Oxo-funktionalisiertem Graphen
Angewandte Chemie 2017, 129, 9350-9353.


S. Eigler*, A. Hirsch

Controlled Functionalization of Graphene by Oxo-addends

Phys. Sci. Rev., 2017, 2, 3.


P. Vecera, S. Eigler, M. Kolesnik-Gray, V. Krstic, A. Vierck, J. Maultzsch, R. A. Schafer, F. Hauke, A. Hirsch

Degree of functionalisation dependence of individual Raman intensities in covalent graphene derivatives

Scientific Reports 2017, 7, 45165.


S. Schindler, F. Vollnhals, C. E. Halbig, H. Marbach, H. P. Steinrück, C. Papp, S. Eigler

Focused electron beam based direct-write fabrication of graphene and amorphous carbon from oxo-functionalized graphene on silicon dioxide

PhysChemChemPhys 2017, 19, 2683-2686.


P. Feicht, R. Siegel, H. Thurn, J. W. Neubauer, M. Seuss, T. Szabo, A. V. Talyzin, C. E. Halbig, S. Eigler, D. A. Kunz, A. Fery, G. Papastavrou, J. Senker, J. Breu

Systematic evaluation of different types of graphene oxide in respect to variations in their in-plane modulus

Carbon 2017, 114, 700-705.

Publications 2016


B. Butz, C. Dolle, C. E. Halbig, E. Spiecker, S. Eigler

Highly Intact and Pure Oxo-Functionalized Graphene: Synthesis and Electron-Beam-Induced Reduction
Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2016, 55, 15771-15774

Nahezu vollständig intaktes und sauberes oxo-funktionalisiertes Graphen – Synthese und elektronenstrahlinduzierte Reduktion
Angewandte Chemie 2016, 128, 16003-16006.


A. Naumov, F. Grote, M. Overgaard, A. Roth, C. E. Halbig, K. Norgaard, D. M. Guldi, S. Eigler

Graphene Oxide: A One- versus Two-Component Material

Journal of the American Chemical Society 2016, 138, 11445-11448.


H. Pieper, C. E. Halbig, L. Kovbasyuk, M. R. Filipovic, S. Eigler, A. Mokhir

Oxo-Functionalized Graphene as a Cell Membrane Carrier of Nucleic Acid Probes Controlled by Aging

Chemistry – A European Journal 2016, 22, 15389-15395.


Book-Review: Graphene: S. Eigler*

An Introduction to the Fundamentals and Industrial Applications

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2016, 55, 5122Angewandte Chemie, 2016, 128, 5206.


S. Eigler

Controlled Chemistry Approach to the Oxo-Functionalization of Graphene

Chemistry – A European Journal 2016, 22, 7012-7027.


C. Hoch, S. Eigler*, S. Wuttke

GDCh – Trendberichte 2015

Nachrichten aus der Chemie, 2016, 62, 246-254.


C. E. Halbig, T. J. Nacken, J. Walter, C. Damm, S. Eigler, W. Peukert

Quantitative investigation of the fragmentation process and defect density evolution of oxo-functionalized graphene due to ultrasonication and milling

Carbon 2016, 96, 897-903.


H. Chen, Y. Hou, C. E. Halbig, S. Chen, H. Zhang, N. Li, F. Guo, X. Tang, N. Gasparini, I. Levchuk, S. Kahmann, C. O. Ramirez Quiroz, A. Osvet, S. Eigler, C. J. Brabec

Extending the environmental lifetime of unpackaged perovskite solar cells through interfacial design

J. Mater. Chem. A 2016, 4, 11604-11610.


A. Kahnt, R. Flyunt, S. Naumov, W. Knolle, S. Eigler, R. Hermann, B. Abel

Shedding light on the soft and efficient free radical induced reduction of graphene oxide: hidden mechanisms and energetics

RSC Advances 2016, 6, 68835-68845.


S. M. Beladi-Mousavi, S. Sadaf, L. Walder, M. Gallei, C. Ruttiger, S. Eigler, C. E. Halbig

Poly(vinylferrocene)-Reduced Graphene Oxide as a High Power/High Capacity Cathodic Battery Material

Advanced Energy Materials 2016, 6, 1600108.


R. Flyunt, W. Knolle, A. Kahnt, C. E. Halbig, A. Lotnyk, T. Haupl, A. Prager, S. Eigler, B. Abel

High quality reduced graphene oxide flakes by fast kinetically controlled and clean indirect UV-induced radical reduction

Nanoscale 2016, 8, 7572-7579.


S. Grimm, M. Schweiger, S. Eigler, J. Zaumseil

High-Quality Reduced Graphene Oxide by CVD-Assisted Annealing

The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2016, 120, 3036-3041.


H. Pieper, S. Chercheja, S. Eigler, C. E. Halbig, M. R. Filipovic, A. Mokhir

Endoperoxides Revealed as Origin of the Toxicity of Graphene Oxide
Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2016, 55, 405-407

Toxizität von Graphenoxid: Endoperoxide als Ursache
Angewandte Chemie 2016, 128, 413-416.

Publications 2015


C. E. Halbig, P. Rietsch, S. Eigler

Towards the synthesis of graphene azide from graphene oxide

Molecules 2015, 20, 21050-21057.


Z. Wang, S. Eigler, Y. Ishii, Y. Hu, C. Papp, O. Lytken, H.-P. Steinrück, M. Halik

A facile approach to synthesize an oxo-functionalized graphene/polymer composite for low-voltage operating memory devices

Journal of Materials Chemistry C 2015, 3, 8595-8604.


S. Eigler

Graphite sulphate – a precursor to graphene

Chemical Communications 2015, 51, 3162-3165.


A. Kahnt, R. Flyunt, C. Laube, W. Knolle, S. Eigler, R. Hermann, S. Naumov, B. Abel

How fast is the reaction of hydrated electrons with graphene oxide in aqueous dispersions?

Nanoscale 2015, 7, 19432-19437.


C. D. Wessendorf, R. Eigler, S. Eigler, J. Hanisch, A. Hirsch, E. Ahlswede

Investigation of pentaarylazafullerenes as acceptor systems for bulk-heterojunction organic solar cells

Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 2015, 132, 450-454.


J. Walter, T. J. Nacken, C. Damm, T. Thajudeen, S. Eigler, W. Peukert

Determination of the lateral dimension of graphene oxide nanosheets using analytical ultracentrifugation

Small 2015, 11, 814-825.

Publications 2014


S. Eigler, Oxo-Functionalized Graphene

Zeitschrift für Anorganische und Allgemeine Chemie 2014, 640, 2329.


S. Eigler

Mechanistic insights into the reduction of graphene oxide addressing its surfaces

PhysChemChemPhys 2014, 16, 19832-19835.


S. Eigler, A. Hirsch

Chemistry with graphene and graphene oxide-challenges for synthetic chemists
Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2014, 53, 7720-7738

Chemie an Graphen und Graphenoxid – eine Herausforderung für Synthesechemiker
Angewandte Chemie 2014, 126, 7852-7872.

highlighted in: Spotlights, Chem. Phys. Chem., 2014, 15, 1918.
highlighted in: Spotlights, Chem. Eur. J., 2014, 20, 9160.
highlighted in: ChemInform, 2014, 45, 23.


S. Eigler, F. Hof, M. Enzelberger-Heim, S. Grimm, P. Müller, A. Hirsch

Statistical-Raman-Microscopy and Atomic-Force-Microscopy on Heterogeneous Graphene Obtained after Reduction of Graphene Oxide

Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2014, 118, 7698-7704.


S. Eigler, S. Grimm, A. Hirsch

Investigation of the Thermal Stability of the Carbon Framework of Graphene Oxide

Chemistry – A European Journal 2014, 20, 984-989.


R. Flyunt, W. Knolle, A. Kahnt, S. Eigler, A. Lotnyk, T. Häupl, A. Prager, D. Guldi, B. Abel

Efficient route to high-quality graphene materials: Kinetically controlled electron beam induced reduction of graphene oxide in aqueous dispersion

American Journal of Nano Research and Application 2014, 2, 9-18.


J. Kirschner, Z. Wang, S. Eigler, H. P. Steinrück, C. M. Jager, T. Clark, A. Hirsch, M. Halik

Driving forces for the self-assembly of graphene oxide on organic monolayers

Nanoscale 2014, 6, 11344-11350.


Z. Wang, S. Eigler, M. Halik

Scalable self-assembled reduced graphene oxide transistors on flexible substrate

Applied Physics Letters 2014, 104, 243502.

Publications 2013


S. Eigler, Y. Hu, Y. Ishii, A. Hirsch

Controlled functionalization of graphene oxide with sodium azide Nanoscale 2013, 5, 12136-12139.


S. Eigler, S. Grimm, F. Hof, A. Hirsch

Graphene oxide: A stable carbon framework for functionalization

Journal of Materials Chemistry A 2013, 1, 11559-11562.


S. Eigler, S. Grimm, M. Enzelberger-Heim, P. Müller, A. Hirsch

Graphene Oxide: Efficiency of Reducing Agents

Chemical Communications 2013, 49, 7391-7393.


S. Eigler, C. Dotzer, F. Hof, W. Bauer, A. Hirsch

Sulfur Species in Graphene Oxide

Chemistry – A European Journal 2013, 19, 9490-9496.


S. Eigler, M. Enzelberger-Heim, S. Grimm, P. Hofmann, W. Kroener, A. Geworski, C. Dotzer, M. Rockert, J. Xiao, C. Papp, O. Lytken, H. P. Steinrück, P. Müller, A. Hirsch

Wet chemical synthesis of graphene

Advanced Materials 2013, 25, 3583-3587.


Z. Wang, S. Mohammadzadeh, T. Schmaltz, J. Kirschner, A. Khassanov, S. Eigler, U. Mundloch, C. Backes, H. G. Steinrück, A. Magerl, F. Hauke, A. Hirsch, M. Halik

Region-selective self-assembly of functionalized carbon allotropes from solution

ACS Nano 2013, 7, 11427-11434.


F. Hof, S. Bosch, S. Eigler, F. Hauke, A. Hirsch

New Basic Insight into Reductive Functionalization Sequences of Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes (SWCNTs)

Journal of the American Chemical Society 2013, 135, 18385-18395.


N. V. Kozhemyakina, S. Eigler, R. E. Dinnebier, A. Inayat, W. Schwieger, A. Hirsch

Effect of the structure and morphology of natural, synthetic and post-processed graphites on their dispersibility and electronic properties

Fullerenes, Nanotubes and Carbon Nanostructures 2013, 21, 804-823.

Publications 2004-2012


S. Eigler, C. Dotzer, A. Hirsch

Visualization of defect densities in reduced graphene oxide

Carbon 2012, 50, 3666-3673.


S. Eigler, C. Dotzer, A. Hirsch, M. Enzelberger, P. Müller

Formation and Decomposition of CO2 Intercalated Graphene Oxide

Chemistry of Materials 2012, 24, 1276-1282.


S. Eigler

A new parameter based on graphene for characterizing transparent, conductive materials

Carbon 2009, 47, 2936-2939.


A. Brausam, S. Eigler, N. Jux, R. van Eldik

Mechanistic Investigations of the Reaction of an Iron(III) Octa-Anionic Porphyrin Complex with Hydrogen Peroxide and the Catalyzed Oxidation of Diammonium-2,2 ‘-azinobis(3-ethylbenzothiazoline-6-sulfonate)

Inorganic Chemistry 2009, 48, 7667-7678.


J. E. Jee, S. Eigler, N. Jux, A. Zahl, R. van Eldik

Influence of an extremely negatively charged porphyrin on the reversible binding kinetics of NO to Fe(III) and the subsequent reductive nitrosylation

Inorganic Chemistry 2007, 46, 3336-3352.


J. E. Jee, S. Eigler, F. Hampel, N. Jux, M. Wolak, A. Zahl, G. Stochel, R. van Eldik

Kinetic and mechanistic studies on the reaction of nitric oxide with a water-soluble octa-anionic iron(III) porphyrin complex

Inorganic Chemistry 2005, 44, 7717-7731.


S. Eigler, N. Jux

Highly functionalized water-soluble porphyrins as heme-type models

Proceedings in 1st European Chemistry Congress 2006, 226.


N. Jux, M. Helmreich, S. Eigler, D. Balbinot

Functionalizing porphyrins: electrostatic aggregation and sensors

Journal of Porphyrins Phthalocyanines 2004, 8, 535.


S. Eigler, N. Jux

Synthesis of a water-soluble cytochrome P450NOR model

Journal of Porphyrins Phthalocyanines 2004, 8, 645.

3–2015 Preparation Method for Graphene Oxide suitable for Graphene Production
S. Eigler*, Hirsch, A., Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, 2015, EP15202056.6.
2–2012 Preparation Method for Graphene suitable for Graphene Production
S. Eigler*, Hirsch, A., Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, 2012, EP12159480.8.
1–2009 High Molecular Organic Semiconductor Material, High Molecular Organic Semiconductor Thin Film and Organic Semiconductor Device
H. Etori, T. Ebine, K. Matsuda, R. B. Frings, S. Eigler, Dainippon Ink & Chemicals, 2009, JP200909994.