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

Márquez, J. A., et al. “High-temperature decomposition of Cu2BaSnS4with Sn loss reveals newly identified compound Cu2Ba3Sn2S8.” Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol. 8, no. 22, June 2020, pp. 11346–53. Scopus, doi:10.1039/d0ta02348e. Full Text

Ye, Fei, et al. “High-Quality MAPbBr3 Cuboid Film with Promising Optoelectronic Properties Prepared by a Hot Methylamine Precursor Approach.Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces, vol. 12, no. 21, May 2020, pp. 24498–504. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acsami.0c04516. Full Text

Sun, J. P., et al. “Structural Tolerance Factor Approach to Defect-Resistant I2-II-IV-X4 Semiconductor Design.” Chemistry of Materials, vol. 32, no. 4, Feb. 2020, pp. 1636–49. Scopus, doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.9b05107. Full Text

Euvrard, J., et al. “Impact of PbI2 Passivation and Grain Size Engineering in CH3NH3PbI3 Solar Absorbers as Revealed by Carrier-Resolved Photo-Hall Technique.” Advanced Energy Materials, vol. 9, no. 47, Dec. 2019. Scopus, doi:10.1002/aenm.201902706. Full Text

Gunawan, Oki, et al. “Carrier-resolved photo-Hall effect.Nature, vol. 575, no. 7781, Nov. 2019, pp. 151–55. Epmc, doi:10.1038/s41586-019-1632-2. Full Text

Jana, M. K., et al. “Resolving rotational stacking disorder and electronic level alignment in a 2d oligothiophene-based lead iodide perovskite.” Chemistry of Materials, vol. 31, no. 20, Oct. 2019, pp. 8523–32. Scopus, doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.9b03208. Full Text

Dunlap-Shohl, W. A., et al. “Tunable internal quantum well alignment in rationally designed oligomer-based perovskite films deposited by resonant infrared matrix-assisted pulsed laser evaporation.” Materials Horizons, vol. 6, no. 8, Oct. 2019, pp. 1707–16. Scopus, doi:10.1039/c9mh00366e. Full Text

Zhang, Boya, et al. “Mg Doped CuCrO2 as Efficient Hole Transport Layers for Organic and Perovskite Solar Cells.Nanomaterials (Basel, Switzerland), vol. 9, no. 9, Sept. 2019. Epmc, doi:10.3390/nano9091311. Full Text

Dunlap-Shohl, W. A., et al. “Interfacial Effects during Rapid Lamination within MAPbI3 Thin Films and Solar Cells.” Acs Applied Energy Materials, vol. 2, no. 7, July 2019, pp. 5083–93. Scopus, doi:10.1021/acsaem.9b00747. Full Text

Li, T., et al. “Phase-Pure Hybrid Layered Lead Iodide Perovskite Films Based on a Two-Step Melt-Processing Approach.” Chemistry of Materials, vol. 31, no. 11, June 2019, pp. 4267–74. Scopus, doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.9b01265. Full Text


Gunawan, O., et al. “Device Characteristics of Hydrazine-Processed CZTSSe.” Copper Zinc Tin Sulfide-Based Thin-Film Solar Cells, 2015, pp. 387–411. Scopus, doi:10.1002/9781118437865.ch17. Full Text

Mitzi, D. B. Preface. 2008. Scopus, doi:10.1002/9780470407790. Full Text

Jiang, Ting, et al. “How to turn iron into ruthenium.” Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, vol. 256, AMER CHEMICAL SOC, 2018.

Mitzi, David. “Halide perovskites beyond CH3NH3PbI3: Structural diversity and opportunities for semiconductor design.” Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, vol. 255, AMER CHEMICAL SOC, 2018.

Stiff-Roberts, A. D., et al. “Resonant infrared matrix-assisted pulsed laser evaporation of hybrid perovskites.” Optics Infobase Conference Papers, vol. Part F107-NOMA 2018, 2018. Scopus, doi:10.1364/NOMA.2018.NoM4D.2. Full Text

Keenan, Elizabeth, et al. “Diffusion of cations in 2D/3D perovskite films made by melt infiltration.” Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, vol. 253, AMER CHEMICAL SOC, 2017.

Gunawan, O., et al. “High intensity and integrated Suns-Voc characterization of high performance kesterite solar cells.” 2015 Ieee 42nd Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, Pvsc 2015, 2015. Scopus, doi:10.1109/PVSC.2015.7355690. Full Text

Mitzi, David. “Solution-processing of high-performance CZTS devices for photovoltaic application.” Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, vol. 245, AMER CHEMICAL SOC, 2013.

Mitzi, D. B., et al. “Slurry-based processing of high-performance CZTSSe photovoltaic absorber layers.” Acs National Meeting Book of Abstracts, 2011.

Mitzi, D. B., et al. “Torwards marketable efficiency solution-processed kesterite and chalcopyrite photovoltaic devices.” Conference Record of the Ieee Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, 2010, pp. 640–45. Scopus, doi:10.1109/PVSC.2010.5616865. Full Text

Liu, W., et al. “CuIn(Se,S)2 absorbers processed using a hydrazine-based solution approach.” Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, vol. 1123, 2009, pp. 117–22.

Mitzi, D. B., et al. “Hydrazine-based deposition route for device-quality CIGS films.” Thin Solid Films, vol. 517, no. 7, 2009, pp. 2158–62. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.tsf.2008.10.079. Full Text