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Johanna Kirstein

Curriculum Vitae

2003 - 2007

Doctoral Thesis in Chemistry at the LMU München

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Christoph Bräuchle


Intern at McKinsey & Company


Research at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne


Research at Imperial College, London

1997 - 2002

Diploma in Chemistry at the LMU München

Topic: Diffusion einzelner Moleküle in porösen Systeme


Diffusion of single molecules in nanoporous mesostructured materials
Dissertation, LMU München (2007) Thesis...



G.C. Shearman, G. Yahioglu, J. Kirstein, L.R. Milgrom, J.M. Seddon:
Synthesis and physe behaviour of b-octaalkyl porphyrins
Journal of Materials Chemistry, 19(5), 598-604 (2009).

F. Feil, C. Jung, J. Kirstein, J. Michaelis, C. Li, F. Nolde, C. Bräuchle:
Diffusional and orientational dynamics of various single terrylene diimide conjugates in mesoporous materials
Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, published online (2009).

C. Jung, J. Kirstein, B. Platschek, T. Bein, M. Budde, I. Frank, K. Mullen, J. Michaelis, C. Brauchle:
Diffusion of oriented single molecules with switchable mobility in networks of long unidimensional nanochannels
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 130 (5): 1638 (2008).

A. Zürner, J. Kirstein, M. Döblinger, C. Bräuchle and T. Bein:
Visualizing single-molecule diffusion in nanoporous materials
Nature 450, 705-708 (2007).

P. Bordat, J. Kirstein, P. Labéguerie, M. Merawa, R. Brown:
Classical molecular dynamics and ab initio calculations on calcined ALPO4-5 and other aluminophsophates
J. Phys. Chem. C, 10972-10981 (2007).

J. Kirstein, B. Platschek, C. Jung, R. Brown, T. Bein and C. Bräuchle:
Exploration of nanostructured channel systems with single-molecule probes
Nature Materials 6, 303-310 (2007).

C. Hellriegel, J. Kirstein and C. Bräuchle:
Tracking of single molecules as a powerful method to characterize diffusivity of organic species in mesoporous materials
New Journal of Physics 7, 23 (2005).

C. Hellriegel, J. Kirstein, C. Bräuchle, V. Latour, T. Pigot, R. Olivier, S. Lacombe, R. Brown, V. Guieu, C. Payrastre, A. Izquierdo, and P. Mocho:
Diffusion of Single Streptocyanine Molecules in the Nanoporous Network of Sol-Gel Glasses
J. Phys. Chem. B, 108, 14699-14709 (2004).