Dr. Thomas Wylezich

Postdoctoral researcher




Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Institute of Inorganic Chemistry
Tammannstr. 4
37077 Göttingen
Room 107/1.147
Email: thomas.wylezich[at]uni-goettingen.de
Phone: +49 551 39 21801



[11] A. Mutschke, Th. Wylezich, A. D. Sontakke, M. Hoelzel, A. Meijerink, N. Kunkel*, ACaHxF3-x (A=Rb, Cs): Synthesis, structure and bright, site-sensitive tunable Eu2+ luminescence, Adv. Opt. Mater., accepted

[10] Th. Wylezich, R. Valois, M. Suta, A. Mutschke, C. Ritter, A. Meijerink, A. J. Karttunen, N. Kunkel*, Borate hydrides as a new material class – Structure, computational studies and spectroscopic investigations on Sr5(BO3)3H and Sr5(11BO3)3D, Chem. Eur. J. 2020, accepted, DOI: 10.1002/chem.202002273 .

[9] J. Ueda*, Th. Wylezich, N. Kunkel*, S. Tanabe, Red Luminescence of Eu2+ in K2MgH4 and Comparison with KMgH3, J. Mater. Chem. C 2020, 8, 5124-5130, DOI: 10.1039/C9TC06459A .

[8] A. Mutschke, Th. Wylezich, C. Ritter, A. J. Karttunen, N. Kunkel*, An unprecedented fully H – substituted phosphate hydride Sr5(PO4)3H expanding the apatite family, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2019, 48, 5073-5076, DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201901151 .

[7] Th. Wylezich, A. D. Sontakke, V. Castaing, M. Suta, B. Viana, A. Meijerink, N. Kunkel*, One ion, many facets: Efficient, structurally and thermally sensitive luminescence of Eu2+ in binary and ternary strontium borohydride chlorides, Chem. Mater. 201931, 8957−8968. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.9b03048 .

[6] Th. Wylezich, R. Böttcher, A. Sontakke, V. Castaing, B. Viana, A. Pöppl*, N. Kunkel*, Lanthanide Ions as Local Probes in Ionic Hydrides: A Pulsed Electron Nuclear Double Resonance and Thermoluminescence Study of Eu2+-Doped Hydride Perovskites, J. Phys. Chem. C 2019, 123, 5031-5041, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.8b12420 .

[5] D. Rudolph, Th. Wylezich, A. D. Sontakke, A. Meijerink, Ph. Goldner, Ph. Netzsch, H. A. Höppe, N. Kunkel*, Th. Schleid*, Synthesis and Optical Properties of the Eu2+-Doped Alkaline-Earth Metal Hydride Chlorides AE7H12Cl2 (AE = Ca and Sr), J. Lumin., 2019, 209, 150-155, DOI: 10.1016/j.jlumin.2019.01.033 .

[4] Th. Wylezich, S. Welinski, M. Hölzel, Ph. Goldner, N. Kunkel*, Lanthanide luminescence as a local probe in mixed anionic hydrides – A case study on Eu2+-doped RbMgHxF3-x and KMgHxF3-x, J. Mater. Chem. C 2018, 6, 13006-13012, DOI: 10.1039/C8TC03881C .

[3] Review: N. Kunkel*, Th. Wylezich, Recent Advances in Rare Earth-Doped Hydrides, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem., in print, DOI: 10.1002/zaac.201800408 .

[2] G. Lefevre, A. Herfurth, H. Kohlmann, A. Sayede, Th. Wylezich, S. Welinski, P. Duarte Vaz, S. F. Parker, J. F. Blach, Ph. Goldner, N. Kunkel*, Phonon-electron coupling in luminescent europium doped hydride perovskites studied by luminescence spectroscopy, inelastic neutron scattering, and first-principle calculations, J. Phys. Chem. C 2018, 122, 10501-10509, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.8b01011 .

[1] M. Baumgartner, Th. Wylezich, F. Baumer, M. Pielmeier, A. Vogel, R. Weihrich, T. Nilges, NaP7-xAsx, tuning of electronic properties in a polypnictide and heading towards helical one-dimensional semiconductors, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 2017, DOI 10.1002/zaac.201700212 .


Conferences contributions

[4] Talk: Th. Wylezich, Europium doped mixed-anionic hydrides, Annual ATUMS meeting on 11.11.2018 – 16.11.2018, Garching, Germany.

[3] Poster: N. Kunkel, Th. Wylezich, Hydride substitution in fluorides studied by rare earth ion luminescence, 7th Bonn Humboldt Award Winners’ Forum ‘Fundamental Concepts and Principles of Chemical Energy Conversion’, 11.-14.10.2017, Bonn, Germany.

[2] Poster: Th. Wylezich, N. Kunkel, Rare earth doped mixed anionic luminescent materials, RACIRI 2017 Summer School, Ronneby, Sweden.

[1] Talk: Th. Wylezich, M. Baumgartner, T. Nilges, Synthese und Charakterisierung von NaP7-xAsx, Seminar zur Festkörperchemie, 2017, Hirschegg, Austria.



  • ‚Synthesepraktikum‘ (TUM)
  • Anorganisch-chemisches Praktikum 3 (ACP3) (TUM)
  • Supervision of research internships (TUM, GAU Göttingen)