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

Ding, J, Han, Q, Ge, QQ, Xue, DJ, Ma, JY, Zhao, BY, Chen, YX, Liu, J, Mitzi, DB, and Hu, JS. "Fully Air-Bladed High-Efficiency Perovskite Photovoltaics." Joule 3.2 (February 20, 2019): 402-416. Full Text

Zhu, LL, Huang, YE, Lin, YP, Huang, XY, Liu, HQ, Mitzi, DB, and Du, KZ. "Stereochemically active lead chloride enantiomers mediated by homochiral organic cation." Polyhedron (January 15, 2019): 445-448. Full Text

Li, T, Dunlap-Shohl, WA, Reinheimer, EW, Le Magueres, P, and Mitzi, DB. "Melting temperature suppression of layered hybrid lead halide perovskites via organic ammonium cation branching." Chemical Science 10.4 (January 2019): 1168-1175. Full Text

Khazaee, M, Sardashti, K, Chung, CC, Sun, JP, Zhou, H, Bergmann, E, Dunlap-Shohl, WA, Han, Q, Hill, IG, Jones, JL, Lupascu, DC, and Mitzi, DB. "Dual-source evaporation of silver bismuth iodide films for planar junction solar cells." Journal of Materials Chemistry A 7.5 (January 1, 2019): 2095-2105. Full Text

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, JY, Chen, YX, Zhou, Y, Liu, J, Ge, QQ, Chen, J, Glass, JT, Therien, MJ, Mitzi, DB, and Hu, JS. "Carrier Dynamics Engineering for High-Performance Electron-Transport-Layer-free Perovskite Photovoltaics." Chem 4.10 (October 11, 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, JP, Harrell, A, Huhn, WP, Blum, V, and Mitzi, DB. "Band Gap Tailoring and Structure-Composition Relationship within the Alloyed Semiconductor Cu 2 BaGe 1- x Sn x Se 4." Chemistry of Materials 30.18 (September 25, 2018): 6566-6574. Full Text


Gunawan, O, Gokmen, T, and Mitzi, DB. "Device Characteristics of Hydrazine-Processed CZTSSe." Copper Zinc Tin Sulfide-Based Thin-Film Solar Cells. January 30, 2015. 387-411. Full Text

Mitzi, DB. "Preface." May 14, 2008. 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.

Mitzi, DB, Todorov, TK, Gunawan, O, Barkhouse, AR, Bag, S, Qiu, X, Reuter, KB, Chey, SJ, De Monsabert, TG, Haight, R, Thiruvengadam, S, Kellock, AJ, Kuwahara, M, Misumi, K, and Miyamoto, H. "Slurry-based processing of high-performance CZTSSe photovoltaic absorber layers." August 25, 2011.

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." December 20, 2010. Full Text

Liu, W, Mitzi, DB, Chey, SJ, and Kellock, A. "CuIn(Se,S)2 absorbers processed using a hydrazine-based solution approach." December 1, 2009.

Mitzi, DB, Yuan, M, Liu, W, Kellock, AJ, Chey, SJ, Gignac, L, and Schrott, AG. "Hydrazine-based deposition route for device-quality CIGS films." February 2, 2009. Full Text