S. Steinberg: Neue Clusterkomplexe des Yttriums mit endohedralen Übergangsmetallatomen, Diploma thesis, Universität zu Köln, Cologne, Germany, 2010.
  S. Steinberg: Early Rare-Earth Metal Cluster Complexes With Endohedral Transition Metals; Dissertation, Dr. Hut Publishers, Munich, Germany, 2013.

S. Smid, S. Steinberg*:

Probing the Validity of the Zintl-Klemm Concept for Alkaline-Metal Copper Tellurides by Means of Quantum-Chemcial Techniques, Materials, 2020, 13, 2178. [Link]


K. Eickmeier, K. S. Fries, F. C. Gladisch, R. Dronskowski, S. Steinberg*

Revisiting the Zintl‒Klemm Concept for ALn2Ag3Te5-Type Alkaline-Metal (A) Lanthanide (Ln) Silver Tellurides, Crystals, 2020, 10, 184. [Link]


C. Ertural, S. Steinberg, R. Dronskowski:

Development of a robust tool to extract Mulliken and Löwdin charges from plane waves and its application to solid-state materials, RSC Advances, 2019, 9, 29821−29830. [Link]  


J. Simons, S. Steinberg*:

Identifying the Origins of Vacancies in the Crystal Structures of Rock Salt-type Chalcogenide Superconductors, ACS Omega, 2019, 4, 15721–15728. [Link]


K. C. Göbgen, K. S. Fries, F. C. Gladisch, R. Dronskowski, S. Steinberg*:

Revealing the Nature of Chemical Bonding in an ALn2Ag3Te5-Type Alkaline-Metal (A) Lanthanide (Ln) Silver Telluride, Inorganics, 2019, 7, 70. [Link]

  Highlighted as Cover: Inorganics, 2019, 7 (6)

S. Steinberg, R. Dronskowski:

The Crystal Orbital Hamilton Population (COHP) Method as a Tool to Visualize and Analyze Chemical Bonding in Intermetallic Compounds, Crystals, 2018, 8, 225. [Link]


K. S. Fries, S. Steinberg*:

Fermi-Level Characteristics of Potential Chalcogenide Superconductors, Chemistry of Materials, 2018, 30, 22512261. [Link]


F. C. Gladisch, S. Steinberg*:

Revealing Tendencies in the Electronic Structures of Polar Intermetallic Compounds, Crystals, 2018, 8, 80. [Link]


K. C. Göbgen, F. C. Gladisch, S. Steinberg*:

The Mineral Stützite: a Zintl-Phase or Polar Intermetallic? A Case Study Using Experimental and Quantum-Chemical Techniques, Inorganic Chemistry2018, 57, 412421. [Link]


K. C. Göbgen, S. Steinberg, R. Dronskowski:

Revisiting the Si−Te System: SiTe2 Finally Found by Means of Experimental and Quantum-Chemical Techniques, Inorganic Chemistry, 2017, 56, 1139811405. [Link]


F. C. Gladisch, S. Steinberg*:

Revealing the Nature of Bonding in Rare-Earth Transition-Metal Tellurides by Means of Methods Based on First Principles, European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 2017, 2017, 33953400. [Link]


M. Küpers, P. M. Konze, S. Maintz, S. Steinberg, A. M. Mio, O. Cojocaru-Mirédin, M. Zhu, M. Müller, M. Luysberg, J. Mayer, M. Wuttig, R. Dronskowski:

Unexpected Ge−Ge Contacts in the Two-Dimensional Ge4Se3Te Phase and Analysis of Their Chemical Cause with the Density of Energy (DOE) Function, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2017, 56, 1020410208. [Link]

  Highlighted as Inside Back Cover: Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2017, 56, 10247.

W. P. Clark, S. Steinberg, R. Dronskowski, C. McCammon, I. Kupenko, M. Bykov, L. Dubrovinsky, L. G. Akselrud, U. Schwarz, R. Niewa:

High-Pressure NiAs-Type Modification of FeN, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2017, 56, 7302−7306. [Link]


I. Bigun, S. Steinberg, V. Smetana, Y. Mudryk, Y. Kalychak, L. Havela, V. Pecharsky, A.-V. Mudring:

Magnetocaloric Behavior in Ternary Europium Indides EuT5In: Probing the Design Capability of First-Principles-Based Methods on the Multifaceted Magnetic Materials, Chemistry of Materials, 2017, 29, 2599−2614. [Link]


V. Smetana, S. Steinberg, A.-V. Mudring:

Layered Structures and Disordered Polyanionic Nets in the Cation-Poor Polar Intermetallics CsAu1.4Ga2.8 and CsAu2Ga2.6, Crystal Growth & Design, 2017, 17, 693−700. [Link]


D. Prodius, V. Smetana, S. Steinberg, M. Wilk-Kozubek, Y. Mudryk, V. K. Pecharsky, A.-V. Mudring:

Breaking the paradigm: record quindecim charged magnetic ionic liquids, Materials Horizons, 2017, 4, 217−221. [Link]   

  Highlighted as Inside Front Cover: Materials Horizons, 2017, 4, 102−102.

S. Steinberg, R. P. Stoffel, R. Dronskowski:

Search for the Mysterious SiTe – An Examination of the Binary Si−Te System Using First-Principles-Based Methods, Crystal Growth & Design, 2016, 16, 6152−6155. [Link]


A. Provino, S. Steinberg, V. Smetana, U. Paramanik, P. Manfrinetti, S. K. Dhar, A.-V. Mudring:

Gold in the Layered Structures of R3Au7Sn3: From Relativity to Versatility, Crystal Growth & Design, 2016, 16, 5657−5668. [Link]


V. Smetana, S. Steinberg, Y. Mudryk, V. Pecharsky, G. J. Miller, A.-V. Mudring:

Cation-Poor Complex Metallic Alloys in Ba(Eu)−Au−Al(Ga) Systems: Identifying the Keys that Control Structural Arrangements and Atom Distributions at the Atomic Level, Inorganic Chemistry, 2015, 54, 10296–10308. [Link]


A. Provino, S. Steinberg, V. Smetana, R. Kulkarni, S. K. Dhar, P. Manfrinetti, A.-V. Mudring:

Gold-rich R3Au7Sn3: establishing the interdependence between electronic features and physical properties, Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 2015, 3, 8311–8321. [Link]

  Highlighted as Back Cover: Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 2015, 3, 8435–8436.

S. Steinberg, N. Card, A.-V. Mudring:

From the Ternary Eu(Au/In)2 and EuAu4(Au/In)2 with Remarkable Au/In Distributions to a New Structure Type: The Gold-Rich Eu5Au16(Au/In)6 Structure, Inorganic Chemistry, 2015, 54, 8187–8196. [Link]


V. Smetana, S. Steinberg, N. Card, A.-V. Mudring, G. J. Miller:

Crystal Structure and Bonding in BaAu5Ga2 and AeAu4+xGa3-x (Ae = Ba and Eu): Hexagonal Diamond-Type Au Frameworks and Remarkable Cation/Anion Partitioning in the Ae−Au−Ga Systems, Inorganic Chemistry, 2015, 54, 1010–1018. [Link]


S. Steinberg, T. Bell, G. Meyer:

Electron Counting Rules and Electronic Structure in Tetrameric Transition-Metal (T)-Centered Rare-Earth (R) Cluster Complex Halides (X), Inorganic Chemistry, 2015, 54, 1026–1037. [Link]


S. Steinberg, S. Zimmermann, M. Brühmann, E. Meyer, C. Rustige, M. Wolberg, K. Daub, T. Bell, G. Meyer:

Oligomeric rare-earth metal cluster complexes with endohedral transition metal atoms, Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 2014, 219, 159–167. [Link]


S. Steinberg, G. Meyer:

Nickel hexayttrium decaiodide, [NiY6]I10, Acta Crystallographica, 2014, E70, i26. [Link]  


S. Steinberg, M. Valldor, G. Meyer:

Change of magnetic and electronic features through subtle substitution in cubic, non-centrosymmetric extended rare-earth metal cluster complexes {TR3}X3, Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 2013, 206, 176–181. [Link]    


S. Steinberg, J. Brgoch, G. J. Miller, G. Meyer:

Identifying a Structural Preference in Reduced Rare-Earth Metal Halides by Combining Experimental and Computational Techniques, Inorganic Chemistry, 2012, 51, 11356–11364. [Link]


C. Rustige, M. Brühmann, S. Steinberg, E. Meyer, K. Daub, S. Zimmermann, M. Wolberg, A.-V. Mudring, G. Meyer:

The Prolific {ZR6}X12R and {ZR6}X10 Structure Types with Isolated Endohedrally Stabilized (Z) Rare-Earth Metal (R) Cluster Halide (X) Complexes, Zeitschrift für Anorganische und Allgemeine Chemie, 2012, 638, 1922–1931. [Link]

  Regionales Stipendiatentreffen, RWTH Aachen, Germany, 2020.
  Seminar, CRISMAT Laboratory, Caen, France, 2019
  Chemiedozententagung, University of Koblenz Landau, Germany, 2019.
  21. Steinheimer Gespräche, Mainz, Germany, 2018.
  Hemdsärmelkolloquium, Leipzig University, Germany, 2018
  Chemiedozententagung, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, Germany, 2018.
  Anorganisch-Chemisches Kolloquium, RWTH Aachen, Germany, 2017