Our group deals with fundamental and applied questions of electrochemistry and electroplating.

TU Ilmenau/ R. Böttcher; S. Mai


Technische Universität Ilmenau
Fakultät für Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik
Fachgebiet Elektrochemie und Galvanotechnik
Postfach 10 05 65
98684 Ilmenau




The group of "Electrochemistry and Electroplating" offers a Master's program in Electrochemistry and Electroplating (M. Sc.), which is unique in Germany. Electrochemistry and Electroplating (Master of Science, M. Sc.).


All course materials and notes or current information on teaching activities of the "Electrochemistry and Electroplating" group can be found at:


Head of the Group

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. habil. Dr. h.c. Andreas Bund


Office: Arrheniusbau, Room 210
+49 3677 69-3107
Fax +49 3677 69-3104

Email: Andreas.Bund(at)tu-ilmenau.de


Ms. Eileen Keller

Arrhenius Building, Room 209*
+49 (3677) 69-3102*
Fax +49 (3677) 69-3104
eFax +49 (3677) 69-93104

* mornings

Publications: Recently published

"Simulation verschiedener Hull-Zellen-Geometrien-Teil 2 – Erweiterung der Simulationsmodelle mittels 3D", R. Peipmann et al., Galvanotechnik 5 (2022) 575-585

"Reverse Numerical Simulation of Kinetic Parameters from Acidic Copper Hull Cell Deposition", I. Kovácsovic et al, J. Electrochem Soc. 169 (2022) 052501

"Disentangling faradaic, pseudocapacitive, and capacitive charge storage: A tutorial for the characterization of batteries, supercapacitors, and hybrid systems", T. Schötz et al. Electrochim. Acta 140072 (2022)

"Influence of carboxylic acids on the performance of trivalent chromium electrolytes for the deposition of functional coatings", L.Büker at al. Electrochim. Acta 140054 (2022)

"Nanometer-Thick Hematite Films as Photoanodes for Solar Water Splitting" A. Chnani et al. ACS Appl. Nano Mater.(2022)

"Localized surface states influence in the photoelectrocatalytic performance of Al doped a-SiC:H based photocathodes" M. Mejia et al., Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing  106474 (2022)