Intranet Fakultät für Chemie und Pharmazie

Dr. Simon Kloß


Department Chemie
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Butenandtstr. 5-13, Haus D
81377 München

Telefon +49 (0)89 2180-77445
Raum-Nr. D2.100


  • Chemistry and physics of transition metal nitrides
  • High-pressure and high-temperature synthesis using large-volume-presses and diamond anvil cells
  • Functional materials (e.g. magnetic and transport properties)


  • 2009 - 2014 Studied Chemistry, LMU Munich
  • 2015 - 2018 PhD, LMU Munich
  • 2019 Research Fellow, LMU Munich
  • 2020 - 2021 Research Fellow, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • 2022 - Research Fellow, LMU Munich

Wichtige Publikationen

  • S. D. Kloß*, A. Haffner, P. Manuel, M. Goto, Y. Shimakawa, J. P. Attfield “Preparation of iron(IV) nitridoferrate Ca4FeN4 through azide-mediated oxida­tion under high-pressure conditions”. In: Nat. Commun. 2021, 12, 571. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-20881-y
  • S. D. Kloß*, M. L. Weidemann, J. P. Attfield “Preparation of Bulk-Phase Nitride Perovskite LaReN3 and Topotactic Reduction to LaNiO2-Type LaReN2“. In: Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2021, 60, 22260–22264. DOI: 10.1002/anie.202108759
  • S. D. Kloß*, J. P. Attfield, “Low-dimensional magnetism in calcium nitridonickelate(II) Ca2NiN2“. In: Chem. Commun. 2021, 57, 10427–10430. DOI: 10.1039/D1CC04001D