Electronic and Sensor Materials

Prof. Dr. Yvonne Joseph

Chair Electronic and Sensor Materials


  • Year of birth 1972
  • 1991-1998
    Study of chemistry at the Freie Universität Berlin, major field of study: mineralogy and crystallography
    Subject of diploma thesis: "Photoelectron spectroscopic studies on the adsorption of water on epitaxial iron oxide films", prepared at the Fritz Haber Institute of the Max Planck Society
  • 1998-2001
    Scientist at the Fritz Haber Institute Berlin (Inorganic Chemistry Department) in the "Model Catalysis" working group. Project title: "Iron oxide model catalyst films: Adsorption and catalysis"
    Topic of the dissertation (FU Berlin): "Spectroscopic investigations on the surface chemistry of monocrystalline iron oxide films"
  • 2001-2011
    Scientist at Sony Deutschland GmbH (Stuttgart), Materials Science Laboratories. Project title: "Chemical sensors made of cross-linked metal nanoparticles"
  • 2005-2011
    Guest lecturer at the Faculty of Chemistry, Institute of Physical Chemistry, University of Stuttgart
  • 2011-today
    W3 professorship at TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Chair of Electronic and Sensor Materials in the Faculty of Materials Science and Technology, and Director of the Institute of Electronic and Sensor Materials