Head of Laboratory

Associate Professor
+41 21 69 36739

…deals with everything but prefers spending time on the scope… & is into (online) theatre these days


Administrative Staff

+41 21 69 37395

…deals with contracts, POs, payments, all paperwork… & is passionate about horse-riding (on a daily basis)


Research Group

PhD Student
+41 21 69 37655

…is looking into ionomer distribution in PEM fuel cells… & enjoys mountain activities and candy (even at the same time)

PhD Student
+41 21 69 37655

…is looking into the gas diffusion layer of PEM fuel cells…& enjoys cooking and eating, especially hot and super spicy flavours!

PhD Student
+41 21 69 37655

…is working on optimizing real-time imaging of electrochemical-induced materials transformations… & likes skiing, cycling, and playing floorball!

PhD Student
+41 21 69 37330

…is optimizing microcells for the electrochemical CO2 reduction reaction… & enjoys pottery (clay crafting) and learning foreign languages…

PhD Student
+41 21 69 37655

…is trying to quantify local electric fields in oxides using TEM methodologies… & happens to be an international recognised chess player!

Post Doctorate
+41 21 69 37655

…works on locating defects in topological insulators… & practices capoeira, likes cycling, and is looking to learn to play the bagpipe!

PhD Student
+41 21 69 37655

…works towards understanding the electrochemical oxygen evolution reaction… & enjoys re-reading Harry Potter and spends her evenings knitting sweaters and swimsuits…



Tzu-Hsien Shen, PhD (2022)
Reinis Ignatans, PhD (2022) | Currently Leading Researcher at Institute of Solid State Physics, University of Latvia
Jan Vavra, PhD (2022) | Currently Field Engineer at Dectris, Switzerland
Martina Lihter, Postdoc (2021)
Jing Hou, PhD (2021) | Currently Postdoc at Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Germany
My Pham, Master thesis (2020) | Currently PhD candidate at LMER, EPFL
Junjie Li, Postdoc (2019)
Nikolaos Nianias, Postdoc (2018) | Currently Technology Specialist and Materials Engineer at Embion Technologies, Switzerland
Kavita Pandey, Postdoc (2017) | Currently Scientist at Center of Nano and Soft Matter Sciences, India