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Our interdisciplinary team gathers physicists, materials scientists, (bio-) chemists, and engineers. We are interested in understanding the fundamental electronic, optoelectronic, thermal and ionic transport processes involved in atomically-precise nanostructures and low-dimensional materials. To fabricate our structures and devices, we pioneer the heterogeneous integration of novel nanomaterials by mastering custom-made methods for nanoscale patterning and interfaces nanostructuring. We strive to master the whole competence chain from designer materials with tailored quantum properties to their application in information technology, energy conversion as well as quantum and biochemical sensing.


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Technisch-Wissenschaftliche/r Leiter/in (Tenure Track)

Recent publications

Noise diagnostics of graphene interconnects for atomic-scale electronics

Pósa L, Balogh Z, Krisztián D, Balázs P, Sánta B, Furrer R, Csontos M & Halbritter A

npj 2D Materials and Applications, 5, 57 (9 pp.).(2021)

The validation of a full-field deformation analysis of an aircraft panel: a case study.

Dvurecenska, K., Diamantakos, I., Hack, E., Lampeas, G., Patterson, E. A., & Siebert, T.

Journal of Strain Analysis for Engineering Design, 56(4), 265-272. 2021

Benchmark and application of unsupervised classification approaches for univariate data

El Abbassi, M., Overbeck, J., Braun, O., Calame, M., van der Zant, H. S. J., & Perrin, M. L.

Communications Physics, 4, 50 (9 pp.).  (2021).

Accelerating ptychographic reconstructions using spectral initializations

Valzania, L., Dong, J., & Gigan, S. 

Optics Letters, 46(6), 1357 (4 pp.) (2021)

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