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Chair Polymer Chemistry
Sommer Group

Welcome to the Chair of Polymer Chemistry

Prof. Dr. Michael Sommer

Technische Universität Chemnitz
Institut für Chemie
Professur Polymerchemie
Straße der Nationen 62
09111 Chemnitz
Jeanette Dörr
Room:  317a
E-Mail: jeanette.doerr@...
Tel: +49 (0)371 531 21230
Fax: +49 (0)371 531 21239


  • 28.09.2020
    New international cooporation between TU Chemnitz' Polymerchemistry and other european countries regarding organic, thermoelectrical devices

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  • 28.09.2020
    New Publication in Macromolecues :
    "Formation of Needle-like Poly(3-hexylthiophene) Crystals from Metastable Solutions"

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  • 14.02.2020
    New Publication in Nature communications :
    "Glass transition temperature from the chemical structure of conjugated polymers"

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  • 22.11.2019
    New Publication in ACS Macro Letters :
    "Liquid-Crystalline Order and Film Thickness Determine the Semicrystalline Morphology in Diketopyrrolopyrrole-Based Copolymers."

    Link to Publication

  • 12.09.2019
    Accepted Manuscript in Macromolecules :
    "Indacenodithiophene homopolymers via direct arylation: direct polycondensation versus polymer analogous reaction pathways."

  • 09.09.2019
    University press release about the work of AK Sommer.
    "Schneller schalten dank Elektronenflie├čband "

    The column "Uni aktuell" points out the publication of AK Sommer in the journal "Nature Communications"

  • 16.05.2019
    New Publication in Adv. Funct. Mater. released: Homocoupling defects in a conjugated polymer limit exciton diffusion

  • 29.07.2019
    New Publication in Nat. Commun. released: Microstructural control suppresses thermal activation of electron transport at room temperature in polymer transistors.

  • 14.06.2019
    New Publication in ACS Appl. Polym. Mater. released: Impact of competing crystallization processes on the structure of all-conjugated donor-acceptor block copolymers P3HT-b-PNDIT2 in highly oriented thin films.

Information about Teaching in Winter Term 2020/21
The Lectures and Seminars will take place online in the upcoming winter term.
The Links to the webinars can be found here: