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Frantisek Hartl

Professor Frantisek Hartl, Professor of Inorganic Chemistry
  • Professor of Inorganic Chemistry
  • Head of Spectroelectrochemistry.



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Areas of interest

  • Spectroelectrochemistry – application and development of new cells
  • Unusual oxidation states of organometallic compounds
  • Photoinduced electron and energy transfer
  • Molecular wires
  • Photo- and redox catalysis
  • Activation of carbon dioxide via proton coupled electron transfer.

Read about spectroelectrochemistry

Research centres and groups

Professor Hartl is part of the Biomedical, Molecular and Analytical Chemistry research group.

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