Max Mörtel

Max Mörtel, M. Sc.

  • Job title: PhD student
  • Organization: University Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Working group: Department of Chemistry and Pharmacy
  • Phone number: +49 9131 85-28320
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  • Address:
    Egerlandstraße 1
    91058 Erlangen
    Room A00.42, A00.46


Curriculum Vitae

2017: Master’s Thesis, FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg, with Prof. Marat Khusniyarov
Thesis: “Synthesis, properties and switchability of a novel diarylethene-based ligand and its spin-crossover iron(II) complex”

Since 10/2017: PhD student at FAU
Topic: “Spin-crossover molecular switches”


Dinuclear Iron(III) and Cobalt(III) Complexes Featuring a Biradical Bridge: Their Molecular Structures and Magnetic, Spectroscopic, and Redox Properties.
D. Mondal, M. C. Majee, S. Kundu, M. Mörtel, G. Abbas, A. Endo, M. M. Khusniyarov, M. Chaudhury,
Inorg. Chem. 2018, 57, 1004–1016. link

Synthesis, Characterization and Properties of Iron(II) Spin-Crossover Molecular Photoswitches Functioning at Room Temperature.
M. Mörtel, A. Witt, F. W. Heinemann, S. Bochmann, J. Bachmann, M. M. Khusniyarov,
Inorg. Chem. 2017, 56, 13174–13186. link