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Professor Dr. Mirijam Zobel

Faculty of Biology, Chemistry & Earth Sciences
Mesostructured Materials

Short CV

since 2017Assistant professor for Mesostructured Materials, Inorganic Chemistry, University Bayreuth
2016Postdoc in the Chemistry Department of Aarhus University, Denmark
2011 – 2015PhD at the Institute for Crystallography and Structural Physics, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
2005 – 2010Diploma studies of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
20096-month research stay in the Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering of the University of Melbourne, Australia


  • Bayreuth Center for Colloids and Interfaces (BZKG)
  • Elite Network Bavaria (ENB)
  • SFB 840
  • SPP 2080
  • DAAD thematic network "Bayreuth-Melbourne Colloid/Polymer Network"


  • Max-von-Laue prize of the German Crystallographic Society (2019)
  • Young Academy of the Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities (2018 - 2021)
  • Fast Track Program, Robert Bosch foundation (2017 - 2019)
  • STAEDTLER PhD prize, STAEDTLER foundation (2016)
  • Faculty research scholarship, Gender and Diversity Office, FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (2013)
  • Margaret Etter Student Lecturer Award, Annual meeting of the American Crystallographic Society, Hawaii (2013)
  • Max Weber Program, Elite Network Bavaria (2005 - 2010)


  • German Crystallographic Society (DGK)
  • Komitee Forschung mit Synchrotronstrahlung (KFS) und Komitee Forschung mit Neutronen (KFN)
  • Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh)
Professor Dr. Mirijam Zobel

Faculty of Biology, Chemistry & Earth Sciences
Mesostructured Materials



Schlem, Roman; Banik, Ananya; Eckardt, Mirco; Zobel, Mirijam; Zeier, Wolfgang G.
Na₃₋ₓEr₁₋ₓZrₓCl₆—A Halide-Based Fast Sodium-Ion Conductor with Vacancy-Driven Ionic Transport
in ACS Applied Energy Materials vol. 3 (2020) issue 10. - pp. 10164-10173
doi:10.1021/acsaem.0c01870 ...

Schönauer, Timon; Thomä, Sabrina; Kaiser, Leah; Zobel, Mirijam; Kempe, Rhett
General synthesis of secondary alkyl amines via reductive alkylation of nitriles by aldehydes and ketones
in Chemistry : a European Journal (2020)
doi:10.1002/chem.202004755 ...

Prinz, Nils; Schwensow, Leif; Wendholt, Sven; Jentys, Andreas; Bauer, Matthias; Kleist, Wolfgang; Zobel, Mirijam
Hard X-ray-based techniques for structural investigations of CO2 methanation catalysts prepared by MOF decomposition
in Nanoscale vol. 12 (2020) issue 29. - pp. 15800-15813
doi:10.1039/d0nr01750g ...

Eckardt, Mirco; Thomä, Sabrina L. J.; Dulle, Martin; Hörner, Gerald; Weber, Birgit; Förster, Stefan; Zobel, Mirijam
Long‐Term Colloidally Stable Aqueous Dispersions of ≤5 nm Spinel Ferrite Nanoparticles
in ChemistryOpen vol. 9 (2020) issue 11. - pp. 1214-1220
doi:10.1002/open.202000313 ...

Schlem, Roman; Muy, Sokseiha; Prinz, Nils; Banik, Ananya; Shao‐Horn, Yang; Zobel, Mirijam; Zeier, Wolfgang G.
Mechanochemical Synthesis : A Tool to Tune Cation Site Disorder and Ionic Transport Properties of Li 3 MCl 6 (M = Y, Er) Superionic Conductors
in Advanced Energy Materials vol. 10 (2020) issue 6
doi:10.1002/aenm.201903719 ...

Schlem, Roman; Banik, Ananya; Eckardt, Mirco; Zobel, Mirijam; Zeier, Wolfgang
Na3–xEr1–xZrxCl6—A Halide-Based Fast Sodium-Ion Conductor with Vacancy-Driven Ionic Transport
in ACS Applied Energiy Materials vol. 3 (2020) issue 10. - pp. 10164-10173
doi:10.15495/EPub_UBT_00005206 ...

Pham, Tuan Anh; Coulthard, Riley M.; Zobel, Mirijam; Maiti, Amitesh; Buchsbaum, Steven F.; Loeb, Colin; Campbell, Patrick G.; Plata, Desirée L.; Wood, Brandon C.; Fornasiero, Francesco; Meshot, Eric R.
Structural Anomalies and Electronic Properties of an Ionic Liquid under Nanoscale Confinement
in The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters vol. 11 (2020) issue 15. - pp. 6150-6155
doi:10.1021/acs.jpclett.0c01810 ...


Thomä, Sabrina; Prinz, Nils; Hartmann, Thomas; Teck, Michael; Correll, Sascha; Zobel, Mirijam
Pushing data quality for laboratory pair distribution function experiments
in Review of Scientific Instruments vol. 90 (2019) issue 4
doi:10.1063/1.5093714 ...

Thomä, Sabrina; Krauß, Sebastian W.; Eckardt, Mirco; Chater, Phil; Zobel, Mirijam
Atomic insight into hydration shells around facetted nanoparticles
in Nature Communications vol. 10 (2019) issue 1
doi:10.1038/s41467-019-09007-1 ...

Krauss, Sebastian W.; Schweins, Ralf; Magerl, Andreas; Zobel, Mirijam
Free-film small-angle neutron scattering : a novel container-free in situ sample environment with minimized H/D exchange
in Journal of Applied Crystallography vol. 52 (2019) issue 2
doi:10.1107/S1600576719000906 ...

Gautam, Ajay; Sadowski, Marcel; Prinz, Nils; Eickhoff, Henrik; Minafra, Nicolo; Ghidiu, Michael; Culver, Sean P.; Albe, Karsten; Fässler, Th.F.; Zobel, Mirijam; Zeier, Wolfgang
Rapid crystallization and kinetic freezing of site-disorder in the lithium superionic argyrodite Li₆PS₅Br
in Chemistry of Materials vol. 31 (2019) issue 24. - pp. 10178-10185
doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.9b03852 ...


Ertl, Michael; Andronescu, Corina; Moir, Jonathan; Zobel, Mirijam; Wagner, F. E.; Barwe, Stefan; Ozin, Geoffrey A.; Schuhmann, Wolfgang; Breu, Josef
Oxygen Evolution Catalysis with Mössbauerite ‐ A Trivalent Iron Only Layered Double Hydroxide
in Chemistry : a European Journal (2018)
doi:10.1002/chem.201801938 ...


Zobel, Mirijam; Windmüller, Anna; Schmidt, Ella M.; Götz, Klaus; Milek, Theodor; Zahn, Dirk; Kimber, Simon A. J.; Hudspeth, Jessica M.; Neder, Reinhard B.
The evolution of crystalline ordering for ligandornamented zinc oxide nanoparticles
in CrystEngComm vol. 18 (2016) . - pp. 2163-2172
doi:10.1039/C5CE02099A ...

Zobel, Mirijam
Observing structural reorientations at solvent–nanoparticle interfaces by X-ray diffraction : putting water in the spotlight
in Acta Crystallographica Section A vol. 72 (2016) . - pp. 621-631
doi:10.1107/S2053273316013516 ...


Zobel, Mirijam; Chatterjee, Haimantee; Matveeva, Galina; Kolb, Ute; Neder, Reinhard B.
Room-temperature sol–gel synthesis of organic ligand-capped ZnO nanoparticles
in Journal of Nanoparticle Research vol. 17 (2015) issue 200
doi:10.1007/s11051-015-3006-5 ...

Zobel, Mirijam; Neder, Reinhard B.; Kimber, Simon A. J.
Universal solvent restructuring induced by colloidal nanoparticles
in Science vol. 347 (2015) issue 6219. - pp. 292-294
doi:10.1126/science.1261412 ...

Bendeif, El-Eulmi; Gansmüller, Axel; Hsieh, K.-Y.; Pillet, Sebastian; Woike, Th.; Zobel, Mirijam; Neder, Reinhard B.; Bouazaoui, M.; El Hamzaoui, H.; Schaniel, D.
Structure determination of molecular nanocomposites by combining pair distribution function analysis and solid-state NMR
in RSC Advances vol. 5 (2015) . - pp. 8895-8902
doi:10.1039/C4RA11470A ...

Professor Dr. Mirijam Zobel

Faculty of Biology, Chemistry & Earth Sciences
Mesostructured Materials

Prof. Mirijam Zobel
Assistant professor for Mesostructured Materials

University of Bayreuth
Building NW I
Room 2.0.U1.09
Universitätsstr. 30
D-95447 Bayreuth

Phone: +49 (0) 921 / 55-4355
E-mail: mirijam.zobel[at]uni-bayreuth.de

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