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

Dunlap-Shohl, WA, Hill, IG, Yan, Y, and Mitzi, DB. "Photovoltaic Effect in Indium(I) Iodide Thin Films." Chemistry of Materials 30.22 (November 27, 2018): 8226-8232. Full Text

Ghadiri, E, Shin, D, Shafiee, A, Warren, WS, and Mitzi, DB. "Grain-Resolved Ultrafast Photophysics in Cu2BaSnS4- xSe x Semiconductors Using Pump-Probe Diffuse Reflectance Spectroscopy and Microscopy." Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces 10.46 (November 12, 2018): 39615-39623. Full Text

Dunlap-Shohl, WA, Zhou, Y, Padture, NP, and Mitzi, DB. "Synthetic Approaches for Halide Perovskite Thin Films." Chemical Reviews (November 2, 2018). Full Text

Han, Q, Ding, J, Bai, Y, Li, T, Ma, J-Y, Chen, Y-X, Zhou, Y, Liu, J, Ge, Q-Q, Chen, J, Glass, JT, Therien, MJ, Mitzi, DB, and Hu, J-S. "Carrier Dynamics Engineering for High-Performance Electron-Transport-Layer-free Perovskite Photovoltaics." Chem 4.10 (October 2018): 2405-2417. Full Text Open Access Copy

Liu, C, Huhn, W, Du, K-Z, Vazquez-Mayagoitia, A, Dirkes, D, You, W, Kanai, Y, Mitzi, DB, and Blum, V. "Tunable Semiconductors: Control over Carrier States and Excitations in Layered Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Perovskites." Physical Review Letters 121.14 (October 2018): 146401-null. Full Text

Wessler, GC, Zhu, T, Sun, J-P, Harrell, A, Huhn, WP, Blum, V, and Mitzi, DB. "Band Gap Tailoring and Structure-Composition Relationship within the Alloyed Semiconductor Cu2BaGe1–xSnxSe4." Chemistry of Materials 30.18 (September 25, 2018): 6566-6574. Full Text

Teymur, B, Zhou, Y, Ngaboyamahina, E, Glass, JT, and Mitzi, DB. "Solution-Processed Earth-Abundant Cu2BaSn(S,Se)4 Solar Absorber Using a Low-Toxicity Solvent." Chemistry of Materials 30.17 (September 11, 2018): 6116-6123. Full Text

Li, T, Wang, X, Yan, Y, and Mitzi, DB. "Phase Stability and Electronic Structure of Prospective Sb-Based Mixed Sulfide and Iodide 3D Perovskite (CH3NH3)SbSI2." The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 9.14 (July 2018): 3829-3833. Full Text

Khazaee, M, Sardashti, K, Sun, J-P, Zhou, H, Clegg, C, Hill, IG, Jones, JL, Lupascu, DC, and Mitzi, DB. "A Versatile Thin-Film Deposition Method for Multidimensional Semiconducting Bismuth Halides." Chemistry of Materials 30.10 (May 22, 2018): 3538-3544. Full Text

Dunlap-Shohl, WA, Barraza, ET, Barrette, A, Gundogdu, K, Stiff-Roberts, AD, and Mitzi, DB. "MAPbI3 Solar Cells with Absorber Deposited by Resonant Infrared Matrix-Assisted Pulsed Laser Evaporation." Acs Energy Letters 3.2 (February 9, 2018): 270-275. Full Text


"Solution Processing of Inorganic Materials.": John Wiley & Sons, Inc.. December 19, 2008. Full Text

Gunawan, O, Gokmen, T, and Mitzi, DB. "Device Characteristics of Hydrazine-Processed CZTSSe(Published online)." Copper Zinc Tin Sulfide-Based Thin-Film Solar Cells.: John Wiley & Sons Ltd.. 387-411. Full Text

Jiang, T, Bai, Y, Han, Q, Mitzi, D, and Therien, M. "How to turn iron into ruthenium." 256th National Meeting and Exposition of the American-Chemical-Society (ACS) - Nanoscience, Nanotechnology and Beyond. August 19, 2018 - August 23, 2018. Boston, MA.: AMER CHEMICAL SOC, August 19, 2018.

Mitzi, D. "Halide perovskites beyond CH3NH3PbI3: Structural diversity and opportunities for semiconductor design." 255th National Meeting and Exposition of the American-Chemical-Society (ACS) - Nexus of Food, Energy, and Water. March 18, 2018 - March 22, 2018. New Orleans, LA.: AMER CHEMICAL SOC, March 18, 2018.

Stiff-Roberts, AD, Mitzi, DB, Barraza, ET, and Dunlap-Shohl, WA. "Resonant Infrared Matrix-Assisted Pulsed Laser Evaporation of Hybrid Perovskites." Novel Optical Materials and Applications. 2018.: OSA, 2018. Full Text

Keenan, E, Hu, J, Zhi, J, Mitzi, D, and You, W. "Diffusion of cations in 2D/3D perovskite films made by melt infiltration." 253rd National Meeting of the American-Chemical-Society (ACS) on Advanced Materials, Technologies, Systems, and Processes. April 2, 2017 - April 6, 2017. San Francisco, CA.: AMER CHEMICAL SOC, April 2, 2017.

Gunawan, O, Gokmen, T, and Mitzi, DB. "High intensity and integrated Suns-Voc characterization of high performance kesterite solar cells." 2015 IEEE 42nd Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC). June 14, 2015 - June 19, 2015.: IEEE, June 2015. Full Text

Mitzi, DB, Todorov, TK, Gunawan, O, Yuan, M, Cao, Q, Liu, W, Reuter, KB, Kuwahara, M, Misumi, K, Kellock, AJ, Chey, SJ, de Monsabert, TG, Prabhakar, A, Deline, V, and Fogel, KE. "Torwards marketable efficiency solution-processed kesterite and chalcopyrite photovoltaic devices." 2010 35th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC). June 20, 2010 - June 25, 2010.: IEEE, June 2010. Full Text

Mitzi, DB, Yuan, M, Liu, W, Kellock, AJ, Chey, SJ, Gignac, L, and Schrott, AG. "Hydrazine-based deposition route for device-quality CIGS films.": Elsevier BV, February 2009. Full Text