Faculty Profiles

David Mitzi
Professor of Chemistry
363 Gross Hall, Box 90300, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-5356



Ph.D., Stanford University 1990

B.S., Princeton University 1985

Saparov, B, Sun, J-P, Meng, W, Xiao, Z, Duan, H-S, Gunawan, O, Shin, D, Hill, IG, Yan, Y, and Mitzi, DB. "Thin-Film Deposition and Characterization of a Sn-Deficient Perovskite Derivative Cs 2 SnI 6." Chemistry of Materials 28.7 (April 12, 2016): 2315-2322. Full Text

Saparov, B, and Mitzi, DB. "Organic-Inorganic Perovskites: Structural Versatility for Functional Materials Design." Chemical Reviews 116.7 (April 4, 2016): 4558-4596. Full Text

Xiao, Z, Meng, W, Saparov, B, Duan, H-S, Wang, C, Feng, C, Liao, W, Ke, W, Zhao, D, Wang, J, Mitzi, DB, and Yan, Y. "Photovoltaic Properties of Two-Dimensional (CH3NH3)2Pb(SCN)2I2 Perovskite: A Combined Experimental and Density Functional Theory Study." The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 7.7 (April 2016): 1213-1218. Full Text

Hong, F, Saparov, B, Meng, W, Xiao, Z, Mitzi, DB, and Yan, Y. "Viability of Lead-Free Perovskites with Mixed Chalcogen and Halogen Anions for Photovoltaic Applications." The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 120.12 (March 31, 2016): 6435-6441. Full Text

Meng, W, Saparov, B, Hong, F, Wang, J, Mitzi, DB, and Yan, Y. "Alloying and Defect Control within Chalcogenide Perovskites for Optimized Photovoltaic Application." Chemistry of Materials 28.3 (February 9, 2016): 821-829. Full Text

Tai, KF, Gunawan, O, Kuwahara, M, Chen, S, Mhaisalkar, SG, Huan, CHA, and Mitzi, DB. "Fill Factor Losses in Cu 2 ZnSn(S Se 1− ) 4 Solar Cells: Insights from Physical and Electrical Characterization of Devices and Exfoliated Films." Advanced Energy Materials 6.3 (February 2016): 1501609-1501609. Full Text

Berry, J, Buonassisi, T, Egger, DA, Hodes, G, Kronik, L, Loo, Y-L, Lubomirsky, I, Marder, SR, Mastai, Y, Miller, JS, Mitzi, DB, Paz, Y, Rappe, AM, Riess, I, Rybtchinski, B, Stafsudd, O, Stevanovic, V, Toney, MF, Zitoun, D, Kahn, A, Ginley, D, and Cahen, D. "Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Perovskites (HOIPs): Opportunities and Challenges." Advanced Materials (Deerfield Beach, Fla.) 27.35 (September 2015): 5102-5112. Full Text

Saparov, B, Hong, F, Sun, J-P, Duan, H-S, Meng, W, Cameron, S, Hill, IG, Yan, Y, and Mitzi, DB. "Thin-Film Preparation and Characterization of Cs 3 Sb 2 I 9 : A Lead-Free Layered Perovskite Semiconductor." Chemistry of Materials 27.16 (August 25, 2015): 5622-5632. Full Text

Loo, L, and Patel, P. "Perovskite photovoltaics: David Mitzi addresses the promises and challenges." Mrs Bulletin 40.08 (August 2015): 636-637. Full Text

Sardashti, K, Haight, R, Gokmen, T, Wang, W, Chang, L-Y, Mitzi, DB, and Kummel, AC. "Impact of Nanoscale Elemental Distribution in High-Performance Kesterite Solar Cells." Advanced Energy Materials 5.10 (May 2015): 1402180-1402180. Full Text