dr. Eline Hutter

dr. Eline Hutter
Room - Vening Meinesz-C

Eline Hutter uses advanced spectroscopic and structural characterization to investigate the relationship between the optoelectronic and structural properties of semiconductor materials (a.o. perovskites) and their activity and selectivity as photocatalysts. Her long-term research goal is to find non-toxic semiconductor materials that use (sun-)light to deplete in-house and outdoor air pollutants, which could then be used to add unique functionalities to coatings.

The open access publications of Dr. Hutter are available here.

Academic Career

Tenure-track position

2020 – to date: Tenure-track assistant professor at the Utrecht University hub of the Advanced Research Center Chemical Building Blocks Consortium (ARC CBBC)

Postdoctoral Experience

2018-2019: Postdoctoral fellow in the group of Dr. Ehrler at AMOLF (NL)

Early Stage Researcher

2018: PhD degree in Chemical Engineering from Delft University of Technology (cum laude) under the supervision of Dr. ir. Tom Savenije (NL)

2017: Fulbright Visiting Scholar in the group of Dr. Karunadasa at Stanford University (USA)

2014: Master degree in Chemical Sciences (cum laude) from Utrecht University (NL)

Awards and Scientific Honors

Martinus van Marum prize (2019) from the Royal Holland Society of Sciences and Humanities (KHMW)

Veni research grant (2019) from the Dutch Research Council (NWO)

Fulbright research grant (2017)


Ehrler, B; Hutter, E M; Berry, J J

The complicated morality of named inventions Journal Article

ACS Energy Letters, pp. 565-567, 2021.

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Caselli, V M; Wei, Z; Ackermans, M M; Hutter, E M; Ehrler, B; Savenije, T J

Charge Carrier Dynamics upon Sub-bandgap Excitation in Methylammonium Lead Iodide Thin Films: Effects of Urbach Tail, Deep Defects, and Two-Photon Absorption Journal Article

ACS Energy Letters, 5 (12), pp. 3821-3827, 2020.

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Muscarella, L A; Hutter, E M; Wittmann, F; Woo, Y W; Jung, Y -K; McGovern, L; Versluis, J; Walsh, A; Bakker, H J; Ehrler, B

Lattice Compression Increases the Activation Barrier for Phase Segregation in Mixed-Halide Perovskites Journal Article

ACS Energy Letters, 5 (10), pp. 3152-3158, 2020.

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Savenije, T J; Guo, D; Caselli, V M; Hutter, E M

Quantifying Charge-Carrier Mobilities and Recombination Rates in Metal Halide Perovskites from Time-Resolved Microwave Photoconductivity Measurements Journal Article

Advanced Energy Materials, 10 (26), 2020.

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Ehrler, B; Hutter, E M

Routes toward Long-Term Stability of Mixed-Halide Perovskites Journal Article

Matter, 2 (4), pp. 800-802, 2020.

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Hutter, E M; Kirchartz, T; Ehrler, B; Cahen, D; Hauff, Von E

Pitfalls and prospects of optical spectroscopy to characterize perovskite-transport layer interfaces Journal Article

Applied Physics Letters, 116 (10), 2020.

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Albrecht, W; Goris, B; Bals, S; Hutter, E M; Vanmaekelbergh, D; Huis, Van M A; Blaaderen, Van A

Morphological and chemical transformations of single silica-coated CdSe/CdS nanorods upon fs-laser excitation Journal Article

Nanoscale, 9 (14), pp. 4810-4818, 2017.

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Hutter, E M; Bladt, E; Goris, B; Pietra, F; Bok, Van Der J C; Boneschanscher, M P; Donegá, De Mello C; Bals, S; Vanmaekelbergh, D

Conformal and atomic characterization of ultrathin CdSe platelets with a helical shape Journal Article

Nano Letters, 14 (11), pp. 6257-6262, 2014.

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Hutter, E M; Pietra, F; Moes, Van Dijk R J A -; Mitoraj, D; Meeldijk, J D; Donegá, De Mello C; Vanmaekelbergh, D

Method to incorporate anisotropic semiconductor nanocrystals of all shapes in an ultrathin and uniform silica shell Journal Article

Chemistry of Materials, 26 (5), pp. 1905-1911, 2014.

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Folter, De J W J; Hutter, E M; Castillo, S I R; Klop, K E; Philipse, A P; Kegel, W K

Particle shape anisotropy in pickering emulsions: Cubes and peanuts Journal Article

Langmuir, 30 (4), pp. 955-964, 2014.

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