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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

I. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from abroad in 2008

Physics

Abel, Prof. Dr. Mathieu

Aix-Marseille Universite, France
Field of research: Surface physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Kern Max-Planck-Institut für Festkörperforschung
  • M. Abel, V. Oison, M. Koudia, L. Porte Phys. Rev. B 77, 085410 (2008) : Conformational change of tetrahydroxyquinone molecules deposited on Ag(111). In: Physical Review B. 77, 2008, p. 085410.

Abuki, Dr. Hiroaki

Aichi University of Education, Japan
Field of research: Theoretical nuclear physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Dirk Hermann Rischke Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
  • Hiroaki Abuki, Roberto Anglani, Raoul Gatto, Giuseppe Nardulli, Marco Ruggieri : Chiral crossover, deconfinement and quarkyonic matter within a Nambu-Jona Lasinio model with the Polyakov loop. In: Physical Review D. 78, 2008, p. 034034-1 - 034034-14 [Nambu-Jona-Lasinio model, Polyakov loop, quarkyonic phase, QCD].

  • Hiroaki Abuki: Polyakov-Nambu-Jona Lasinio model and Color-Flavor-Locked phase of QCD. In: Progress of Theoretical Physics Supplement. 174, 2008, p. 66 - 71 [Color superconductivity, Nambu--Jona-Lasinio model, Color-flavor-locked phase, QCD].

  • Hiroaki Abuki, Tomas Brauner: Strongly interacting Fermi systems in 1/N expansion: From cold atoms to color superconductivity. In: Physical Review D. 78, 2008, p. 125010-1 - 125010-13 [BCS-BEC crossover, Unitary Fermi gas, fluctuation, 1/N expansion, quark matter, color superconductivity].

Afonin, Dr. Sergey

St. Petersburg State University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Particle physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Maxim Polyakov Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Sergey Afonin: Hydrogene like classification for light nonstrange mesons. In: Int.J.Mod.Phys.. A23, 2008, p. 4205 - 4217.

  • Sergey Afonin: Implications of the Crystal Barrel dada for meson-baryon symmetries. In: Mod.Phys.Lett.. A23, 2008, p. 3159 - 3166.

Assis, Prof. Dr. Andre K.T.

Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP), Brazil
Field of research: History and philosophy of physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin Tajmar Technische Universität Dresden
  • Andre K.T. Assis: Archimedes, the Center of Gravity, and the First Law of Mechanics. Canada: Apeiron, 2008, 187 pp. [Archimedes, center of gravity, first law of mechanics, ISBN: 978-0-9732911-6-2].

Badica, Dr. Petre

National Institute of Materials Physics, Romania
Field of research: Solid state physics: electrical, magnetic, optical properties
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerhard Jakob Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
  • HQ Yuan, MB Salamon, P Badica, K Togano: A penetration depth study on the non-centrosymmetric superconductors Li2(Pd1-xPtx)3B. In: Physica B. 403, 2008, p. 1138 - 1139 [non-centrosymmetric superconductor, penetration depth, Li2(Pd1-xPtx)3B].

  • HQ Yuan, MB Salamon, P Badica, K Togano: A penetration depth study on the non-centrosymmetric superconductors Li2(Pd1-xPtx)3B. In: Physica B. 403, 2008, p. 1138 - 1139 [non-centrosymmetric superconductor, penetration depth, Li2(Pd1-xPtx)3B].

Banik, Dr. Sarmistha

Birla Institute of Technology and Science, India
Field of research: Theoretical nuclear physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Walter Greiner Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
  • Sarmistha Banik, Walter Greiner and Debades Bandyopadhyay: Critical temperature of antikaon condensation in nuclear matter. In: PHYSICAL REVIEW C . 78, 2008, p. 065804-1 - 065804-6 [finite temperature calculation, Bose-Einstein condensation, neutron star core.].

Barisic, Dr. Neven

Institute of Physics, Croatia
Field of research: Experimental solid / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin Dressel Universität Stuttgart
  • Ana Akrap, Vladan Stevanović, Mirta Herak, Marko Miljak, Neven Barišić, Helmuth Berger, and László Forró: Transport and magnetic properties of BaVSe3. In: Phys. Rev. B. 78, 2008, p. 235111 [transport, magnetotransport, and magnetic properties ].

  • Neven Barišić, Yuan Li, Xudong Zhao, Yong-Chan Cho, Guillaume Chabot-Couture, Guichuan Yu, and Martin Greven: Demonstrating the model nature of the high-temperature superconductor HgBa2CuO4+δ. In: Phys. Rev. B. 78, 2008, p. 054518 [Superconductivity, Hg1201].

  • Y. Li, V. Baledént, N. Barišić, Y. Cho, B. Fauque, Y. Sidis, G. Yu, X. Zhao, P. Bourges, M. Greven: Unusual magnetic order in the pseudogap region of the superconductor HgBa2CuO4+δ. In: Nature. 455, 2008, p. 372 [Magnetic order, Pseudogap, Superconductivity].

Bencheikh, Dr. Kamel

CNRS Laboratoire de Photonique et de Nanostructures, France
Field of research: Electron and quantum optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Mlynek Universität Konstanz
  • Olivier Guillot-Noël, Philippe Goldner, Yann Le Du, Elisa Baldit, Paul Monnier, Kamel Bencheikh: Electron paramagnetic resonance spectroscopy of Er3+:Y2SiO5 for coherent optical applications. In: Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 451, 2008, p. 62.

Bendounan, Dr. Azzedine

Universite de Nancy I, France
Field of research: Surface physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Friedrich Reinert Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg
  • L. Moreschini, Azzedine Bendounan, C. R. Ast, F. Reinert, M. Falub, M. Grioni: Effect of rare-gas adsorption on the spin-orbit split bands of a surface alloy: Xe on Ag(111)-(root(3)*root(3))R30°-Bi. In: Physical Review B. 77, 2008, p. 115407 - 115411 [Angle resolved photoemission, Surface electronic phenomena (work function, surface potential, surface state, etc), Xenon, Bismuth, Silver].

  • L. Kilian, A. Hauschild, R. Temirov, S. Soubatch, A. Schoell, A. Bendounan, F. Reinert, T.-L. Lee, F.S. Tautz, M. Sokolowski, E. Umbach: Role of intermolecular interactions on the electronic and geometric structure of a large pi-conjugated molecule adsorbed on a metal surface. In: Physical Review Letters. 100, 2008, p. 136103 - 136106 [PTCDA, Photoemission, STM, SPA-LEED, organic films].

  • Frank Forster, Azzedine Bendounan, Johannes Ziroff, Friedrich Reinert: Importance of surface states on the adsorption properties of noble metal surfaces. In: Physical Review B. 78, 2008, p. 161408(R) - 161411(R).

Bertin, Dr. Mathieu

Universite de Paris VI (Pierre et Marie Curie), France
Field of research: Nuclear physics, atomic physics, molecular physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin Wolf Freie Universität Berlin
  • Mathieu Bertin, Michael Meyer, Julia Stähler, Cornelius Gahl, Martin Wolf and Uwe Bovensiepen: Reactivity of water-electron complexes on crystalline ice surfaces. In: Faraday Discussion. 141, 2008, [Electron solvation Two Photon Photo-emission Spectroscopy (2PPE) Surface chemistry Molecular ices].

Binz, Dr. Benedikt

, Switzerland
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Achim Rosch Universität zu Köln
  • A. Rosch, D. Rasch, B. Binz and M. Vojta: Metastable superfluidity of repulsive fermionic atoms in optical lattices. In: Phys. Rev. Lett. . 101, 2008, p. 265301.

  • B. Binz and A. Vishwanath: Chirality induced anomalous-Hall effect in helical spin crystals. In: Physica B. 403, 2008, p. 1336.

Blavatska, Dr. Viktoria

National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Ukraine
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfhard Janke Universität Leipzig
  • Viktoria Blavatska, Wolfhard Janke: Multifractality of self-avoiding walks on percolation clusters. In: Physical Review Letters. 101, 2008, p. 125701 - 125701(4) [percolation; self-avoiding walks; computer simulations; fractal].

  • Viktoria Blavatska, Wolfhard Janke: Scaling behavior of self-avoiding walks on percolation clusters. In: Europhysics Letters. 82, 2008, p. 66006 - 66011.

Borda, Dr. Laszlo

Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Johann Kroha Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Ian Affleck, Laszlo Borda, Hubert Saleur: Friedel oscillations and the Kondo screening cloud. In: Physical Review B. 77, 2008, p. 180404(R) [Kondo model, quantum impurity problems, STM ].

  • Laszlo Borda, Avraham Schiller, Alfred Zawadowski: The applicability of bosonization and the Anderson-Yuval methods at the strong coupling limit of quantum impurity problems. In: Phys. Rev. B. 78, 2008, p. 201301 [quantum impurity problems, renormalization].

Brauner, Dr. Tomas


Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Dirk Hermann Rischke Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
  • Tomas Brauner: BCS-BEC crossover in dense relativistic matter: Collective excitations. In: Physical Review D. 77, 2008, p. 096006-1 - 096006-11 [BCS-BEC crossover; Nambu-Jona-Lasinio model; Spontaneous symmetry breaking; Type-II Goldstone bosons].

  • Jens Andersen, Tomas Brauner: Linear sigma model at finite density in the 1/N expansion to next-to-leading order. In: Physical Review D. 78, 2008, p. 014030-1 - 014030-12 [Linear sigma model; Bose-Einstein condensation; 1/N expansion].

  • Hiroaki Abuki, Tomas Brauner: Strongly interacting Fermi systems in 1/N expansion: From cold atoms to color superconductivity. In: Physical Review D. 78, 2008, p. 125010-1 - 125010-13 [BCS-BEC crossover; unitary Fermi gas; quark matter; color superconductivity].

  • Tomas Brauner: Helical ordering in the ground state of spin-one color superconductors as a consequence of parity violation. In: Physical Review D. 78, 2008, p. 125027-1 - 125027-19 [color superconductivity; helical ordering; Ginzburg-Landau theory].

Bucior, Dr. Katarzyna Anna

Dr. Knoell Consult GmbH, Germany
Field of research: Statistical physics and thermodynamics
Host: Prof. Dr. Kurt Binder Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
  • Katarzyna Anna Bucior, Leonid Yelash, Kurt Binder : Phase separation of an asymmetric binary-fluid mixture confined in a nanoscopic slit pore: Molecular-dynamics simulations. In: Physical Review E. 77, 2008, p. 051602-1 - 051602-11 [spinodal decomposition, MD simulations, confinement].

Bytsko, Dr. Andrei

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Field of research: Mathematical physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Robert Schrader Freie Universität Berlin
  • Andrei Bytsko: Baxterization of GL_q(2) and its application to the Liouville model and some other models on a lattice. In: Journal of Physics A. 41, 2008, p. 194003 [quantum group, Baxterization, lattice Liouville model].

Cai, Dr. Yangjian

Zhejiang University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulf Peschel Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Yangjian Cai, Olga Korotkova, Halil T. Eyyuboğlu, Yahya Baykal: Active laser radar systems with stochastic electromagnetic beams in turbulent atmosphere. In: Optics Express. 16, 2008, p. 15835 - 15846 [Turbulent atmosphere].

  • Min Yao, Yangjian Cai, Halil T. Eyyuboğlu, Yahya Baykal, Olga Korotkova: The evolution of the degree of polarization of an electromagnetic Gaussian Schell-model beam in a Gaussian cavity. In: Optics Letters. 33, 2008, p. 2266 - 2268 [Coherence Optics].

  • Yangjian Cai, Zhaoying Wang, Qiang Lin: An alternative theoretical model for an anomalous hollow beam. In: Optics Express. 16, 2008, p. 15254 - 15267 [Laser Physics].

  • Fei Wang,Yangjian Cai: Experimental generation of a partially coherent flat-topped beam. In: Optics Letters. 33, 2008, p. 1795 - 1797 [Coherence Optics].

  • Yangjian Cai, Qiang Lin, Halil T. Eyyuboğlu, Yahya Baykal: Average irradiance and polarization properties of a radially or azimuthally polarized beam in a turbulent atmosphere. In: Optics Express. 16, 2008, p. 7665 - 7673 [Turbulent atmosphere].

  • Chengliang Zhao, Yangjian Cai, Fei Wang, Xuanhui Lu, Yuzhu Wang: Generation of a high-quality partially coherent dark hollow beam with a multimode fiber. In: Optics Letters. 33, 2008, p. 1391 - 1393 [Coherence Optics].

Cavalleri, Dr. Matteo

Wiley-Blackwell, United States of America
Field of research: Polymer physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Hermann Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft
  • E. A. Kröger, D. I. Sayago, F. Allegretti, M. J. Knight, M. Polcik, W. Unterberger, T. J. Lerotholi, K. A. Hogan, C. L. A. Lamont, M. Cavalleri, K. Hermann, D. P. Woodruff: The local structure of OH species on the V2O3(0001) surface: A scanned-energy mode photoelectron diffraction study. In: Surface Science. 602, 2008, p. 1267.

Chen, Prof. Dr. Feng

Shandong University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Detlef Kip Technische Universität Clausthal
  • Feng Chen, Yang Tan, Daniel Jaque, Lei Wang, Xue-Lin Wang, and Ke-Ming Wang: Active waveguide in Nd3+:MgO:LiNbO3 crystal produced by low-dose carbon ion implantation. In: Applied Physics Letters. 92, 2008, p. 021110 [Active waveguide, carbon ion implantation].

Chen, Dr. Min

Shanghai Jiao Tong University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Plasmaphysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Alexander Pukhov Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
  • Xiao-Yu Peng, Oswald Willi, Min Chen, and Alexander Pukhov: Optimal chirped probe pulse length for terahertz pulse measurement. In: Optics Express. 16, 2008, p. 12342 - 12349 [laser plasma interaction, laser plasma radiation, Terahertz radiation, spectral encoding].

  • Min Chen, Alexander Pukhov, Xiao-Yu Peng, and Oswald Willi: Theoretical analysis and simulations of strong terahertz radiation from the interaction of ultrashort laser pulses with gases. In: Physical Review E. 78, 2008, p. 046406-1 - 046406-7 [Terahertz radiation, laser plasma interaction, particle-in-cell simulation, ionizaiton current, carrier envelope phase, attosecond].

  • M. Chen, A. Pukhov, Z.M. Sheng, and X.Q. Yan: Laser mode effects on the ion acceleration during circularly polarized laser pulse interaction with foil targets. In: Physics of Plasmas. 15, 2008, p. 113103-1 - 113103-5 [ion acceleration, laser plasma interaction, particle-in-cell simulation, laser mode effect, circularly polarized, monoenergetic].

Choe, Dr. Chol Ung

University of Science, Democratic People's Republic of Korea
Field of research: Solid state physics, solid body physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Eckehard Schöll Technische Universität Berlin
  • H. Benner, Chol-Ung Choe, K. Höhne, C. Löwenich, H. Shirahama, W. Just: Observing global properties of time-delayed feedback control in electronic circuits. In: Handbook of Chaos Control. (Ed. E. Schöll, H. G. Schuster) Weinheim: Wiley-VCH, 2008, p. 559 - 573 [chaos, time delayed control, unstable controller].

Cojocaru, Dr. Ala

Technical University of Moldova, Moldavia
Field of research: Semiconductor physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Helmut Föll Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
  • J. Carstensen, E. Foca, S. Keipert, H. Föll, M. Leisner, and A. Cojocaru: New modes of FFT impedance spectroscopy applied to semiconductor pore etching and materials characterization. In: phys. stat. sol. (a). 205, 2008, p. 2485 - 2503 [Impedance Spectroscopy, Semiconductor Photoelectrochemistry, Pore Etching, Photocurrent Collection Efficiency ].

Cole, Prof. Dr. Jared Heath

RMIT University, Australia
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerd Schön Universität Karlsruhe (TH)
  • J. H. Cole, A. D. Greentree, L. C. L. Hollenberg, S. Das Sarma: Spatial adiabatic passage in a realistic triple well structure. In: Physical Review B. 77, 2008, p. 235418 [condensed matter/quantum optics/quantum devices].

Coraux, Dr. Johann

Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), France
Field of research: Solid state physics, solid body physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Michely Universität zu Köln
  • Johann Coraux, Alpha T. N'Diaye, Carsten Busse, Thomas Michely: Structural coherency of graphene on Ir(111). In: Nano Letters. 8, 2008, p. 565 - 570 [graphene, scanning tunneling microscopy, chemical vapor deposition, dislocations].

  • Alpha T. N'Diaye, Johann Coraux, Tim Plasa, Carsten Busse, Thomas Michely: Structure of epitaxial graphene on Ir(111). In: New Journal of Physics. 10, 2008, p. 043033-1 - 043033-16 [Graphene, scanning tunneling microscopy, moire, nanotemplate].

Cormick, Dr. Cecilia

Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Argentina
Field of research: Electron and quantum optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Giovanna Morigi Universität des Saarlandes
  • Cecilia Cormick and Juan Pablo Paz: Decoherence induced by a dynamic spin environment: the universal regime. In: Physical Review A. 77, 2008, p. 022317 [central spin model, Loschmidt echo].

  • Cecilia Cormick and Juan Pablo Paz: Decoherence of Bell states by local interactions with a dynamic spin environment. In: Physical Review A. 78, 2008, p. 012357 [Loschmidt echo, correlated environments].

Dahmen, Prof. Dr. Silvio Renato

Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Brazil
Field of research: Statistical physics and thermodynamics
Host: Prof. Dr. Dietrich E. Wolf Universität Duisburg-Essen
  • Silvio Renato Dahmen (D.Hoffmann, Ed.): Max Planck: Annalen Papers. Berlin: Wiley VCH, 2008, 780 pp. [History of Physics Statistical Mechanics].

  • Silvio Renato Dahmen, Haye Hinrichsen, Wolfgang Kinzel: Space Representation of Stochastic Processes with Delay. In: Physical Review E. 77, 2008, p. 031106 [Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics, Stochastic Systems, Mathematical Physics].

Dappiaggi, Prof. Dr. Claudio

Universita degli Studi di Pavia, Italy
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Fredenhagen Universität Hamburg
  • Claudio Dappiaggi, Klaus Fredenhagen, Nicola Pinamonti: Stable cosmological models driven by a free quantum scalar field. In: Physical Review D. 77, 2008, p. 104015-1 - 104015-8 [quantum field theory over curved backgrounds, cosmological models].

  • Claudio Dappiaggi: On the Lagrangian and Hamiltonian formulation of a scalar free field theory at null infinity. In: Reviews in Mathematical Physics. 20, 2008, p. 801 - 833 [Asymptotically flat spacetimes, field theory at null infinity, white noise calculus].

Demekhin, Prof. Dr. Philipp

Universität Kassel, Germany
Field of research: Nuclear physics, atomic physics, molecular physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans Schmoranzer Technische Universität Kaiserslautern
  • Ph.V. Demekhin, V.L. Sukhorukov, W. Kielich, L. Werner, S. Klumpp, A. Ehresmann, K.-H. Schartner, H. Schmoranzer: Vibrational analysis of the N2+(C-X) fluorescence at the vicinity of the 1s-pi* excitation. In: J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys.. 41, 2008, p. 045104-1 - 045104-8 [Molecular spectroscopy].

Dolmatov, Dr. Valerij K.

University of North Alabama, United States of America
Field of research: Nuclear physics, atomic physics, molecular physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernd Sonntag Universität Hamburg
  • V. K. Dolmatov, S.T. Manson: Correlation confinement resonances in endohedral atoms: Xe@C60. In: Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics. 41, 2008, p. 165001(1) - 165001(4) [atoms, endohedral fullerenes/atoms, photoionization, electron correlation].

  • V. K. Dolmatov, P. Brewer, S.T. Manson: Photoionization of atoms confined in giant single-walled and multiwalled fullerenes. In: Physical Review A. 78, 2008, p. 013415(1) - 013415(6) [atoms, fullerenes, endohedral fullerenes/atoms, photoionization].

Du, Dr. Binyang

Zhejiang University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Polymer physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Diethelm Johannsmann Technische Universität Clausthal
  • Peng Zhang, Jinwen Qian*, Quanfu An, Binyang Du*, Xiaoqin Liu, Qiang Zhao: Influences of Solution Property and Charge Density on the Self-Assembly Behavior of Water-Insoluble Polyelectrolyte Sulfonated Poly(sulphone) Sodium Salts . In: Langmuir. 24, 2008, p. 2110 - 2117 [Self-Assembly, Polyelectrolyte].

  • Limin Guo, Jingjing Nie, Binyang Du*, Zhangquan Peng*, Bernd Tesche, Karl Kleinermanns* : Thermoresponsive polymer-stabilized silver nanoparticles. In: J. Colloid & Interf. Sci. . 319, 2008, p. 175 [Thermoresponsive,silver nanoparticles].

  • Binyang Du*, Bin Zhao, Pengjun Tao, Kezheng Yin, Ping Lei, Qi Wang : Amphiphilic multiblock copolymer stabilized Au nanoparticles . In: Colloids and Surfaces A. 317, 2008, p. 194 - 205.

  • Rui Guo, Haiying Huang, Yongzhong Chen, Yumei Gong, Binyang Du, Tianbai He* : Effect of the Nature of Annealing Solvent on the Morphology of Diblock Copolymer Blend Thin Films. In: Macromolecules . 41, 2008, p. 890 - 900.

Duan, Dr. Yongxin

, Japan
Field of research: Polymer physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Roland Weidisch Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  • Yongxin Duan, Erik Rettler, Konrad Schneider, Ralf Schlegel, Mahendra Thunga, Roland Weidisch, Heinz W. Siesler, Manfred Stamm, Jimmy W. Mays, N. Hadjichristidis: Deformation Behavior of Sphere-Forming Trifunctional Multigraft Copolymer. In: Macromolecules. 41, 2008, p. 4565 - 4568 [deformation behavior, SAXS, multigraft copolymers, rheo-optical FTIR].

  • Mahendra. Thunga, Ralf. Schlegel, Urike. Staudinger, Yongxin Duan, Roland. Weidisch, Gert . Heinrich, Jimmy W Mays, Nikos.Hadjichristidis,: Thermoplastic Elastomers on the Basis of Multigraft and Block- Double-Graft Copolymers and Electron Beam Irradiation. In: Kautschuk Gummi Kunststoffe. 2008, p. 597 - 605 [Thermoplastic elastomers · Mechanical properties · Molecular architecture · Rheology].

Dzhagan, Dr. Volodymyr

National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Ukraine
Field of research: Solid state physics: electrical, magnetic, optical properties
Host: Prof. Dr. Dietrich R. T. Zahn Technische Universität Chemnitz
  • Alexandra Raevskaya, Alexandr Stroyuk, Stepan Kuchmiy, Volodymyr Dzhaganb, Dietrich Zahn, Steffen Schulze: Annealing-induced structural transformation of gelatin-capped Se nanoparticles. In: Solid State Communications. 145, 2008, p. 288 - 292 [selenium nanoparticles, Raman spectroscopy, optical properties].

  • Alexander Stroyuk, Alexandra Raevskaya, Stepan Kuchmiy, Vladimir Dzhagan, Dietrich Zahn, Steffen Schulze: Structural and optical characterization of colloidal Se nanoparticles prepared via the acidic decomposition of sodium selenosulfate. In: Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects. 320, 2008, p. 169 - 174 [Selenium nanoparticles; Polymer films; Selenosulfate; Raman spectroscopy].

  • Yuriy Azhniuk, Volodymyr Dzhagan, Alexandra Raevskaya, Alexandr Stroyuk, Stepan Kuchmiy, Mykhailo Valakh, Dietrich Zahn: Optical studies of CdSe/HgSe and CdSe/Ag2Se core/shell nanoparticles embedded in gelatin. In: Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter. 20, 2008, p. 455203-1 - 455203-9 [core/shell nanoparticles, Raman spectroscopy, photoluminescence, optical absorption].

  • Volodymyr Dzhagan, Mykhailo Ya. Valakh, Alexandra E. Raevskaya, Alexandr L. Stroyuk, Stepan Ya. Kuchmiy, Dietrich R.T. Zahn: Size effects on Raman spectra of small CdSe nanoparticles in polymer films. In: Nanotechnology. 19, 2008, p. 305707-1 - 305707-6 [Raman scattering, semiconductor nanoparticles, phonons].

  • Volodymyr Dzhagan, Mykhailo Ya. Valakh, Alexandra E. Raevskaya, Alexandr L. Stroyuk, Stepan Ya. Kuchmiy, Dietrich R.T. Zahn: Characterization of semiconductor core-shell nanoparticles by resonant Raman scattering and photoluminescence spectroscopy. In: Applied Surface Science . 255, 2008, p. 725 - 727 [Raman scattering, semiconductor nanoparticles, phonons].

Dzhunushaliev, Prof. Dr. Vladimir

Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University, Kyrgyzstan
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Viatcheslav Mukhanov Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Vladimir Dzhunushaliev, Vladimir Folomeev, Ratbay Myrzakulov and Douglas Singleton: Non-singular solutions to Einstein-Klein-Gordon equations with a phantom scalar field. In: JHEP . 0807, 2008, p. 094 [phantom scalar field].

  • Vladimir Dzhunushaliev, Vladimir Folomeev, Ratbay Myrzakulov, Douglas Singleton: Non-singular solutions to Einstein-Klein-Gordon equations with a phantom scalar field. In: JHEP. 0807 , 2008, p. 094 [phantom gravity].

Engle, Prof. Jonathan Steven

Florida Atlantic University, United States of America
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas K. Thiemann Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Abhay Ashtekar, Jonathan Engle, David Sloan: Asymptotics and Hamiltonians in a first order formalism. In: Classical and Quantum Gravity. 25, 2008, p. 095020 [general relativity, mathematical physics, connection variables, Hamiltonian mechanics].

Espinoza-Beltran, Dr. Francisco Javier

Instituto Politecnico Nacional Queretaro, Mexico
Field of research: Solid state physics: thermal and mechanical properties
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerold Schneider Technische Universität Hamburg-Harburg
  • G. A. Schneider, T. Scholz, and Francisco Javier Espinoza-Beltran: Rosette screw arms created by ac-domain structures and dislocations in barium titanate during nanoindentation. In: APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS 92, 022906 2008. 92, 2008, p. 022906-1 - 022906-3 [Piezoelectric miroscopy, BaTiO3, piezoelectric domains, nanoindentation].

  • T. Scholz, K. K. McLaughlin, F. Giuliani, W. J. Clegg, F. J. Espinoza-Beltrán, M. V. Swain, G. A. Schneider: Nanoindentation initiated dislocations in barium titanate BaTiO3. In: APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS . 92, 2008, p. 022906-1 - 022906-3 [Nanoindentation, BaTiO3, dislocations, AFM].

Estevez Rams, Prof. Dr. Ernesto

Universidad de la Habana, Cuba
Field of research: Crystallography
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Donner Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • B. Concepción Rosabal, A. Pentón Madrigal, E. Estevez-Rams, N. Bogdanchikova, M. Avalos-Borja: Estudio de la distribución de nanocristales de Ag en clinoptilolita natural. In: Rev. Cub. Física. 25, 2008, p. 136 - 141 [zeolite].

  • E. Estevez-Rams, U. Welzel, A. Penton Madrigal, E. J. Mittemeijer: Stacking and twin faults in close-packed crystal structures: exact description of random faulting statistics for the full range of faulting probabilities. In: Acta Cryst. A. 64, 2008, p. 537 - 548 [defects, stacking faults].

  • . E. Estevez-Rams, J. Martinez-Mojicar: The symmetry of HK codes representing close-packed structures and the efficient generation of non-equivalent polytypes of a given length. In: Acta Cryst. A. 64, 2008, p. 529 - 536 [polytypes].

Fiscina, Dr. Jorge

, Germany
Field of research: Statistical physics and thermodynamics
Host: Prof. Dr. Christian Wagner Universität des Saarlandes
  • Dragana Jankovic Illic, Jorge Fiscina, Carlos J.R. Gonzalez-Oliver, Nenad Illic, Frank Mücklich.: Electrical and Elastic Properties of Cu-W Graded Material Manufactured by Vibro-Compaction. In: J. Mater. Sci.. 43, 2008, p. 6777 - 6783.

Foa Torres, Prof. Dr. Luis Eduardo Francisco

Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Chile
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Gianaurelio Cuniberti Technische Universität Dresden
  • L. E. F. Foa Torres, R. Avriller, S. Roche: Nonequilibrium energy gaps in carbon nanotubes: Role of phonon symmetries. In: Physical Review B. 78, 2008, p. 035412 [carbon nanotubes, electron-phonon, quantum transport.].

  • J. C. Coiffic L. E. F. Foa Torres H. Le Poche M. Fayolle S. Roche S. Maitrejean S. Roualdes A. Ayral: An application of carbon nanotubes for integrated circuit interconnects. In: CARBON NANOTUBES AND ASSOCIATED DEVICES, PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOCIETY OF PHOTO-OPTICAL INSTRUMENTATION ENGINEERS (SPIE) . 7037, 2008, p. D370 [carbon nanotubes].

Fujiwara, Dr. Hidenori

Osaka University, Japan
Field of research: Experimental solid / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Liu Hao Tjeng Universität zu Köln
  • M. Tsunekawa, A. Sekiyama, S. Kasai, S. Imada, H. Fujiwara, T. Muro, Y. Onose, Y. Tokura and S. Suga: Bulk electronic structures and strong electron-phonon interactions in an electron-doped high-temperature superconductor. In: New Journal of Physics. 10, 2008, p. 073005 [solid state physics, condensed matter, photoemission, angle resolved photoemission, superconductor].

  • A. Higashiya, S. Imada, T. Murakawa, H. Fujiwara, S. Kasai, A. Sekiyama, S. Suga, K. Okada, M. Yabashi, K. Tamasaku, T. Ishikawa, and H. Eisaki: Significance of the inter site Coulomb interaction between the O 2p and Cu 3d holes revealed by resonant inelastic x-ray scattering of Sr14Cu24O41. In: New Journal of Physics. 10, 2008, p. 053033 [solid state physics, condensed matter, resonant inelastic X-ray scattering].

  • G. Funabashi, H. Fujiwara, A. Sekiyama, M. Hasumoto, T. Ito, Shin-ichi Kimura, P. Baltzer and S. Suga: Ultrahigh-Resolution Vacuum Ultraviolet Light Source System for Extremely Low Energy Photoelectron Spectroscopy. In: Jpn. J. Appl. Phys.. 47, 2008, p. 2265 [solid state physics, condensed matter, photoemission].

  • A. Yamasaki, S. Imada, A. Sekiyama, H. Fujiwara, M. Yano, J. Yamaguchi, G. Funahashi, H. Sugawara, D. Kikuchi, H. Sato, T. Muro, A. Higashiya, K. Tamasaku, M. Yabashi, H. Kobori, A. Sugimura, T. Ishikawa, H. Harima and S. Suga: Stability of electronic states across the metal-insulator transition in PrRu4P12. In: Physical Review B. 77, 2008, p. 165125-1-4 [solid state physics, condensed matter, hard-x-ray photoemission, photoemission].

  • M. Yano, A. Sekiyama, H. Fujiwara, A. Amano, S. Imada, T. Muro, M. Yabashi, K. Tamasaku, A. Higashiya, T. Ishikawa, Y. Onuki and S. Suga: Electronic structure of CeRu2X2 (X =Si,Ge) in the Paramagnetic Phase studied by soft X-ray ARPES and hard x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy. In: Physical Review B. 77, 2008, p. 035118-1-8 [solid state physics, condensed matter, photoemission, angle resolved photoemission, hard-x-ray photoemission].

Gendiar, Dr. Andrej

Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schollwöck Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
  • Roman Krcmar, Toshiya Ihagari, Andrej Gendiar, and Tomotoshi Nishino: Tricritical point of the J1-J2 Ising model on a hyperbolic lattice. In: Physical Review E. 78, 2008, p. 061119-1 - 061119-6 [Frustrated spin lattice models, critical phenomena and critical exponents, hyperbolic deformation, negative curvature, density matrix renormalization group].

Georgiev, Prof. Dr. Lachezar

Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
Field of research: Mathematical physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Reinhard F. Werner Technische Universität Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig
  • Lachezar S. Georgiev: Towards a universal set of topologically protected gates for quantum computation with Pfaffian qubits. In: Nuclear Physics B. 789, 2008, p. 552 - 590 [Topological quantum computation; Conformal field theory; Non-Abelian statistics].

Ghosh, Prof. Dr. Tarun Kanti

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, India
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Reinhold Egger Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
  • T. K. Ghosh, A. De Martino, W. Häusler, L. Dell'Anna, R. Egger: Conductance quantization and snake states in graphene magnetic waveguides. In: Physical Review B. 77, 2008, p. 081404-1 - 081404-5 [graphene, magnetic waveguides].

  • W. Häusler, A. De Martino, T. K. Ghosh, R. Egger: Tomonaga-Luttinger liquid parameters of magnetic waveguides in graphene. In: Physical Review B. 78, 2008, p. 165402-1 - 165402-10 [graphene, Luttinger liquid, magnetic waveguides].

Gohda, Prof. Dr. Yoshihiro

Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Axel Groß Universität Ulm
  • Yoshihiro Gohda, Satoshi Watanabe, and Axel Groß : Quantum Electron Transport through Ultrathin Si Films: Effects of Interface Passivation on Fermi-Level Pinning. In: Phys. Rev. Lett. . 101, 2008, p. 166801:1 - 166801:4.

Gong, Prof. Dr. Shang-Qing

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Electron and quantum optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaas Bergmann Technische Universität Kaiserslautern
  • ¿Ü Jun Qian, Yong Qian, Xunli Feng, Shiqi Jin, and Shangqing Gong: Transmission spectrum of a double quantum-dot¡Vnanocavity system in photonic crystals. In: Phys. Rev. A. 77, 2008, p. 023803-1 - 023803-4 [Transmission spectrum, quantum-dot, photonic crystals].

Göksu, Prof. Dr. Hayriye Yeter

, Turkey
Field of research: Solid state physics, solid body physics
Host: Dr. Dieter F. Regulla Helmholtz Zentrum München, GmbH Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt
  • Ivan Veronese, H. Yeter Göksu , Peter Schwenck, Franz Herzig : Thermoluminesceence dating of a mikveh in Ichenhausen, Germany. In: Journal of Environmental Radioactivity . 99 , 2008, p. 621 - 630 [Luminesance, Dating , Thermoluminescence Age Determination , ].

Haas, Prof. Dr. Fernando

Universidade Federal do Parana (UFPR), Brazil
Field of research: Plasmaphysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Padma Kant Shukla Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Fernando Haas and Marian Lazar: Macroscopic description for the quantum Weibel instability. In: Physical Review E . 77, 2008, p. 046404-1 - 046404-6 [quantum plasmas; Weibel instability; macroscopic models].

  • Fernando Haas: Quantum Weibel instability. In: Physics of Plasmas . 15, 2008, p. 022104-1 - 022104-7 [quantum plasmas; Wigner-Maxwell system; Weibel instability].

  • Fernando Haas and Padma Kant Shukla: Nonlinear structure of a current-carrying collisional dusty plasma. In: Physics of Plasmas. 15, 2008, p. 093702-1 - 093702-6 [Dusty plasmas; Collisional dusty plasmas; Magnetic field generation; Nonlinear structures].

  • Fernando Haas, Bengt Eliasson, Padma Kant Shukla and Giovanni Manfredi: Phase-space structures in quantum-plasma wave turbulence. In: Physical Review E - Statistical Physics, Plasmas, Fluids and Related Interdisciplinary Topics. 78, 2008, p. 056407-1 - 056407-7 [Quantum plasmas; Quasilinear theory; Turbulence in classical and quantum plasmas].

  • Fernando Haas and Padma Kant Shukla: Nonlinear stationary solutions of the Wigner and Wigner-Poisson equations. In: Physics of Plasmas. 15, 2008, p. 112302-1 - 112302-6 [Wigner-Poisson system; Bernstein-Greene-Kruskal solutions; Nonlinear structures in quantum plasmas].

  • Refaat Sabry, Waleed Moslem, Fernando Haas, Shahid Ali and Padma Kant Shukla: Nonlinear structures: explosive, soliton and shock in a quantum electron-positron-ion magnetoplasma. In: Physics of Plasmas. 15, 2008, p. 112308-1 - 112308-7 [Quantum hydrodynamical model; Quantum Zakharov-Kuznetsov equation; Magnetized plasma; Exact solutions; Electron-positron-ion plasmas].

Hao, Dr. Zuo-Qiang


Field of research: Optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Ludger Wöste Freie Universität Berlin
  • Zuo-Qiang Hao, Jie Zhang, Zhe Zhang, Xin Lu, Zhan Jin, Jia-Yong Zhong, Yun-Quan Liu, Zhao-Hua Wang: Influence of initial pulse chirp on rainbow-like supercontinuum generation from filamentation in air. In: Chin. Phys. Lett.. 25, 2008, p. 1365 - 1367.

Hashemifar, Dr. Seyed Javad

Isfahan University of Technology, Iran
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Kratzer Universität Duisburg-Essen
  • K. Zakeri, S. J. Hashemifar, J. Lindner, I. Barsukov, R. Meckenstock, P. Kratzer, Z. Frait, M. Farle: Spin and orbital magnetism in ordered Fe3Si binary Heusler structures: Theory versus experiment. In: Physical Review B. 77, 2008, p. 104430.

Hatsagortsyan, Dr. habil. Karen

Max-Planck-Institut für Kernphysik, Germany
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Christoph H. Keitel Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
  • Carsten Müller, Karen Z. Hatsagortsyan and Christoph H. Keitel: Particle physics with a laser-driven positronium atom. In: Physics Letters B . 659, 2008, p. 209 - 213 [strong lasers, positronium, muon pair production].

  • Antonino Di Piazza, Karen Z. Hatsagortsyan and Christoph H. Keitel: Nonperturbative Vacuum-Polarization Effects in Proton-Laser Collisions. In: Physical Review Letters. 100, 2008, p. 010403-1 - 010403-4 [strong laser fields, proton beam, vacuum polarization, photon merging ].

  • Michael Klaiber, Karen Z. Hatsagortsyan, Carsten M\"uller and Christoph H. Keitel : Coherent hard x-rays from attosecond pulse train-assisted harmonic generation. In: Optics Letters . 33, 2008, p. 411 - 413 [relativistic high-order harmonic generation, strong laser field, attosecond pulse train, hard x-rays].

  • Carsten Müller, Antonino Di Piazza, Atif Shahbaz, Thomas J. Bürvenich, Joerg Evers, Karen Z. Hatsagortsyan, and Christoph H. Keitel : High-Energy, Nuclear, and QED Processes in Strong Laser Fields. In: Laser Physics. 18, 2008, p. 175 - 184 [strong lasers, QED vacuum polarization, particle reactions, nuclear excitations].

  • Justin Peatross, Cartsen Müller, Karen Z. Hatsagortsyan, and Christoph H. Keitel : Photoemission of a Single-Electron Wave Packet in a Strong Laser Field . In: Phys. Rev. Lett. . 100, 2008, p. 153601-1 - 153601-4 [strong lasers, radiation, single electron wave packet, interference].

  • Karen Z. Hatsagortsyan, Michael Klaiber, Carsten Müller, Markus C. Kohler, and Christoph H. Keitel: Laser-driven relativistic recollisions . In: Journal of Optical Society of America B . 25, 2008, p. 92 - 103.

  • Antonino Di Piazza and Karen Z. Hatsagortsyan: Quantum interaction among intense laser beams in vacuum . In: The European Physical Journal ST. 160, 2008, p. 147 - 155 [QED vacuum polarization, diffraction, strong laser fields].

  • Carsten Müller, Karen Z. Hatsagortsyan and Christoph H. Keitel : Muon pair creation from positronium in a linearly polarized laser field . In: Physical Review A . 78, 2008, p. 033408-1 - 033408-19 [laser-driven collider, positronium gas, muon pair production, strong laser fields].

  • Antonino Di Piazza and Karen Z. Hatsagortsyan : Quantum vacuum effects in strong laser beams . In: Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion. 50, 2008, p. 124035-1 - 124035 -7 [Strong field QED, vacuum polarization].

  • Antonino Di Piazza, Karen Z. Hatsagortsyan, and Christoph H. Keitel : Laser-photon merging in proton-laser collisions . In: Phys. Rev. A. 78, 2008, p. 062109-1 - 062109-13 [Strong field QED, vacuum polarization, harmonic generation].

He, Dr. Lianyi

Tsinghua University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Theoretical nuclear physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Dirk Hermann Rischke Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
  • Lianyi He and Pengfei Zhuang: Phase Diagram of Cold Polarized Fermi Gas in Two Dimensions. In: Physical Review A. 78, 2008, p. 033613 [polarized Fermi gas, BCS-BEC crossover, phase separation].

He, Prof. Dr. Xuehao

Tianjin University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Polymer physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Florian Müller-Plathe Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • Xuehao He and Friederike Schmid: Spontaneous Formation of Complex Micelles from a Homogeneous Solution. In: Physical Review Letters. 100, 2008, p. 137802-1 - 4 [Spontaneous formation, Vesicle, Toroidal, Net-cage, Micelles ].

Hernando, Dr. Jorge

Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
Field of research: Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin Stutzmann Technische Universität München
  • Jorge Hernando, Jose Luis Sánchez-Rojas, Sheila González-Castilla, Enrique Iborra, Abdallah Ababneh, Ulrich Schmid: Simulation and laser vibrometry characterization of piezoelectric AlN thin films. In: Journal of Applied Physics. 104, 2008, p. 053502-1 - 053502-9 [AlN, piezoelectric coefficients, vibrometry, finite element model].

  • María Reyes Plata, Jorge Hernando, Mohamed Zougagh, Ana María Contento, María Jesús Villaseñor, Jose Luis Sánchez-Rojas, Ángel Ríos: Characterization and analytical validation of a microcantilever-based sensor for the determination of total carbonate in soil samples. In: Sensors and Actuators B. 134, 2008, p. 245 - 251 [MEMS, microcatilevers, carbonate detection].

Iskhakov, Dr. Timur


Field of research: Electron and quantum optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerd Leuchs Max-Planck-Institut für die Physik des Lichts
  • Ivan Agafonov, Timur Iskhakov, Alexandr Penin, Maria Chekhova: High-Visibility Multi-Photon Interference of Classical Light. In: Phys. Rev. A. 77, 2008, p. 053801-1 - 053801-8 [multi-photon interference, classical visibility limit].

  • Timur Iskhakov, Elizaveta Lopaeva, Alexandr Penin, Georgy Rytikov, Maria Chekhova: Two methods for detecting nonclassical correlations in parametric scattering of light. In: JETP Letters . 88, 2008, p. 660 - 664 [intencity correlation function, twin-beam squeezing, nonclassical state of light].

Ivaturi, Dr. Aruna

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, India
Field of research: Solid state physics, solid body physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Frank Einar Kruis Universität Duisburg-Essen
  • Aruna Ivaturi and Frank Einar Kruis: Temperature dependent sensitivity inversion in SnO1.8: Pd mixed nanoparticle layer based CO sensors. In: Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings Vol. 1056E. (Ed. S. Komarneni, K. Kaneko, J.C. Parker, and Paul O’Brien ) Warrendale, PA, USA: Materials Research Soceity, 2008, p. HH04 - HH11 [Monodispersed nanoparticles, aerosol synthesis, ppb gas sensors].

Iwasaki, Dr. Hironori

Michigan State University, United States of America
Field of research: Experimental nuclear physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jan Jolie Universität zu Köln
  • H. J. Ong, N. Imai, D. Suzuki, H. Iwasaki, H. Sakurai, T. K. Onishi, M. K. Suzuki, S. Ota, S. Takeuchi, T. Nakao, Y. Togano, Y.Kondo, N. Aoi, H. Baba, S. Bishop, Y. Ichikawa, M. Ishihara, T. Kubo, K. Kurita, T. Motobayashi, T. Nakamura, T. Okumura, and Y. Yanagisawa: Lifetime measurements of first excited states in 16,18C. In: Physical Review C. 78, 2008, p. 014308-1 - 014308-11 [nuclear structure physics, exotic nuclei, transition strengths].

  • H. Iwasaki, S. Michimasa, M. Niikura, M. Tamaki, N. Aoi, H. Sakurai, S. Shimoura, S. Takeuchi, S. Ota, M. Honma, T. K. Onishi, E. Takeshita, H. J. Ong, H. Baba, Z. Elekes, T. Fukuchi, Y. Ichikawa, M. Ishihara, N. Iwasa, S. Kanno, R. Kanungo, S. Kawai, T. Kubo, K. Kurita, T. Motobayashi, A. Saito, Y. Satou, H. Suzuki, M. K. Suzuki, Y. Togano, and Y. Yanagisawa: Persistence of the N=50 shell closure in the neutron-rich isotope 80Ge. In: Physical Review C (rapid communication). 78, 2008, p. 021304-1 - 021304-5 [nuclear structure physics, exotic nuclei, transition strengths].

Jacques, Dr. Vincent

Ecole Normale Superieure de Cachan, France
Field of research: Electron and quantum optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jörg Wrachtrup Universität Stuttgart
  • P. Neumann, N. Mizuochi, F. Rempp, P. Hemmer, H. Watanabe, S. Yamasaki, V. Jacques, T. Gaebel, F. Jelezko, and J. Wrachtrup: Multipartite Entanglement Among Single Spins in Diamond. In: Science. 320, 2008, p. 1326 - 1329 [quantum optics, entanglement, diamond].

Jakovac, Prof. Dr. Antal

Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary
Field of research: Particle physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Zoltan Fodor Bergische Universität Wuppertal
  • Antal Jakovac: Renormalization of O(N) model in 1/N expansion in auxiliary field formalism. In: Phys.Rev.D. 78, 2008, p. 085013 [O(N) model, auxiliary field formalism, renormalization scheme as resummation].

  • Antal Jakovac, Daniel Nogradi: Shear viscosity of pure Yang-Mills theory at strong coupling. In: arXiv:0810.4181. 2008, [shear viscosity to entropy density ratio, lower bound, pure Yang-Mills theory, strong coupling expansion].

  • Antal Jakovac: Renormalization and resummation in the O(N) model. In: arXiv:0811.2295. 2008, [O(N) model, renormalization scheme as resummation, momentum dependent resummation].

Jeglic, Dr. Peter

Jozef Stefan Institute, Slovenia
Field of research: Experimental solid / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Juri Grin Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Physik fester Stoffe
  • Cathie L. Condron, Susan M. Kauzlarich, Teruyuki Ikeda, G. Jeffrey Snyder, Frank Haarmann, and Peter Jeglic: Synthesis, structure, and high-temperature thermoelectric properties of boron-doped Ba8Al14Si31 clathrate I phases. In: Inorganic Chemistry. 47, 2008, p. 8204 - 8212 [NMR, clathrates, thermoelectric properties].

Jiang, Prof. Dr. Shichun

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Polymer physics
Host: Dr. Sergio S. Funari Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY) Hamburg
  • Shichun Jiang: Molecular Weight Dependence of Phase Behavior of PEO/P(EO-b-DMS) Blends: Application of Sanchez-Lacombe Lattice Fluid Theory. In: Journal of Polymer Science: Part B: Polymer Physics,. 46, 2008, p. 452 - 459 [block polymers; blends; phase behavior; poly(ethylene oxide); poly(ethylene oxide-b-dimethylsiloxane); Sanchez-Lacombe lattice fluid theory].

  • SHAOYONG HUANG, SHICHUN JIANG,LIJIA AN,XUESI CHEN: Crystallization and Morphology of Poly(ethylene oxide-blactide) Crystalline¿Crystalline Diblock Copolymers. In: Journal of Polymer Science: Part B: Polymer Physics. 46, 2008, p. 1400 - 1411 [block copolymers; crystalline¿crystalline diblock copolymer; crystallization; morphology; phase separation].

  • Huiying Wen, Shichun Jiang, Yongfeng Men, Lijia An, Zhonghua Wu, Hiroshi Okuda : Time-resolved synchrotron SAXS observations on sheared syndiotactic poly(propylene) crystallization process. In: MACROMOLECULAR CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS . 209, 2008, p. 1721 - 1729 [crystallization; lamellae; mesomorphic structure; mesophase; SAXS; synchrotron ].

  • Baoquan Xie, Guoming Liu, Shichun Jiang, Ying Zhao, Dujin Wang: Crystallization Behaviors of n-Octadecane in Confined Space: Crossover of Rotator Phase from Transient to Metastable Induced by Surface Freezing. In: JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B. 112, 2008, p. 13310 - 13315 [LIQUID NORMAL-ALKANES; POLYMER CRYSTALLIZATION; INDUCED NUCLEATION; TRANSITIONS; MORPHOLOGIES; MIXTURES; MELTS ].

  • Kai Jiang, Yunlan Su, Baoquan Xie, Shichun Jiang, Ying Zhao, Dujin Wang: Effect of Geometrical Confinement on the Nucleation and Crystallization Behavior of n-Alkane Mixtures . In: JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B . 112, 2008, p. 16485 - 16489 [MINIEMULSION DROPLETS; CRYSTAL-STRUCTURE; SOLID-SOLUTIONS; MIXED-CRYSTALS; PHASE; SPECTROSCOPY; NONADECANE; SEPARATION; DISORDER; KINETICS ].

  • Shichun Jiang, Chaoliang He, Yongfeng Men, Xuesi Chen, Lijia An, Sergio Funari, Chi-Ming Chan: . In: EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL E. 27, 2008, p. 357 - 364 [BLOCK-COPOLYMERS; POLY(EPSILON-CAPROLACTONE)-BLOCK-POLYETHYLENE COPOLYMERS; ISOTHERMAL CRYSTALLIZATION; POLY(ETHYLENE GLYCOL); EPSILON-CAPROLACTONE; LAMELLAR MORPHOLOGY; BEHAVIOR; POLYPROPYLENE; NUCLEATION ].

Johal, Dr. Ramandeep Singh

Indian Institute of Science Education & Research (IISER) Mohali, India
Field of research: Statistical physics and thermodynamics
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerhard Soff Technische Universität Dresden
  • Armen E. Allahverdyan, Ramandeep Singh Johal, Guenter Mahler: Work extremum principle: Structure and function of quantum heat engines. In: Phys. Rev. E. 77, 2008, p. 041118 [Thermodynamics of quantum systems, quantum heat engines].

Johansson, Dr. Ann L. M.


Field of research: Laser physics, laser spectroscopy
Host: Dr. Herbert Stepp Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Ann Johansson, Katharina Kromer, Ronald Sroka, Herbert Stepp: Clinical optical diagnostics - Status and perspectives. In: Medical Laser Application. 23, 2008, p. 1 - 20 [Reflectance; Fluorescence; Spectroscopy; Diagnostic imaging; Confocal microscopy; Multiphoton fluorescence microscopy; Endoscopy; Optical coherence tomography].

Kanjilal, Prof. Dr. Aloke

Shiv Nadar University, India
Field of research: Surface physics

  • M. G. Betti, A. Kanjilal, C. Mariani, H. Va´zquez, Y. J. Dappe, J. Ortega,and F. Flores: Barrier Formation at Organic Interfaces in a Cu(100)-benzenethiolate-pentacene Heterostructure. In: Physical Review Letters. 100, 2008, p. 027601-1 - 027601-4.

  • Mirco Chiodi, Luca Gavioli, Marco Beccari, Valeria Di Castro, Albano Cossaro, Luca Floreano, Alberto Morgante, Aloke Kanjilal, Carlo Mariani, Maria Grazia Betti: Interaction strength and molecular orientation of single layer of pentacene in organic-metal interface and organic-organic heterostructure. In: Phys. Rev. B. 77, 2008, p. 115321-1 - 7 [Pentacene, NEXAFS, self-assembled monolayer, XPS, RHEED].

  • G. Bussetti, S. Cirilli, C. Goletti, P. Chiradia, M. Rohlfing, M. G. Betti, C. Mariani, and A. Kanjilal: One-dimensional atomic chains at Si and Ge surfaces. In: Surface Science. 602, 2008, p. 1423 - 1427 [Si, Ge, ARUPS, LEED].

  • L. Rebohle, J. Lehmann, S. Prucnal, A. Kanjilal, A. Nazarov, I. Tyagulskii, W. Skorupa, M. Helm: Blue and red electroluminescence of Europium-implanted MOS structures as a probe for the dynamics of microstructure. In: Applied Physics Letters. 93, 2008, p. 071908 - 071911 [Europium, electroluminescence].

  • A. Kanjilal, L. Rebohle, M. Voelskow, W. Skorupa, M. Helm: Influence of annealing on the Er luminescence in Si-rich Si02 layers co-implanted with Er ions. In: Journal of Applied Physics. 104, 2008, p. 103522-1 - 103522-9 [Annealing, Si nanocrystals, Er, PL].

  • Aloke Kanjilal, Maria Grazia Betti, Carlo Mariani: Defect induced states in the electronic structure of a Cu(100)-benzenethiolate-pentacene heterostructure. In: Journal of Applied Physics. 104, 2008, p. 063702-1 - 063702-6 [Pentacene, Defects, Benzenethiol, UPS].

Karachinskiy, Dr. Leonid Yakovlevich

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Field of research: Semiconductor physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Dieter Bimberg Technische Universität Berlin
  • V.A.Shchukin, N.N.Ledentsov, J.A.Lott, H.Quast, F.Hopfer, L.Ya.Karachinsky, M.Kuntz, P.Moser, A.Mutig, A.Strittmatter, V.P.Kalosha, and D.Bimberg: Ultrahigh-speed electrooptically-modulated VCSELs: modeling and experimental results. In: SPIE Proceedings of the Photonics West 2008 International Symposium. 6889, 2008, p. 68890H [Semiconductor laser, surface-emitting lasers, electrooptic effect, Quantum confined Stark effect, electrooptic modulator, high-speed modulation].

  • N.Yu.Gordeev, M.V.Maximov, Y.M.Shernyakov, I.I.Novikov, L.Ya.Karachinsky, V.A.Shchukin, T.Kettler, K.Posilovic, N.N.Ledentsov, D.Bimberg, R.Duboc, A.Sharon, D.B.Arbiv, U.Ben-Ami: High-power one-, two-, and three-dimensional photonic crystal edge-emitting laser diodes for ultrahigh brightness applications. In: SPIE Proceedings of the Photonics West 2008 International Symposium. 6889, 2008, p. 68890W [Semiconductor laser, narrow beam divergence, quantum well, longitudinal photonic band crystal].

  • S.A.Blokhin, L.Ya.Karachinsky, I.I.Novikov, N.Yu.Gordeev, A.V.Sakharov, N.A.Maleev, A.G.Kuzmenkov, Yu.M.Shernyakov, M.V.Maximov, A.R.Kovsh, S.S.Mikhrin, V.A.Shchukin, N.N.Ledentsov, V.M.Ustinov and D.Bimberg: Single lobe single wavelength lasing in ultra-broad area vertical cavity surface-emitting lasers based on the integrated filter concept. In: IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics. 44, 2008, p. 724 - 731 [Anti-waveguiding design, coupled cavities, semiconductor laser, single-mode, vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser (VCSEL), wavelength-selective filter].

  • M.V.Maximov, Yu.M.Shernyakov, I.I.Novikov, L.Ya.Karachinsky, N.Yu.Gordeev, U.Ben-Ami, D.B.Arbiv, A.Sharon, V.A.Shchukin, N.N.Ledentsov, T.Kettler, K.Posilovic, and D.Bimberg: High-power low-beam divergence edge-emitting semiconductor lasers with 1- and 2-D photonic bandgap crystal waveguide. In: IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics. 14, 2008, p. 1113 - 1122 [High-power laser, longitudinal photonic bandgap crystal, low-beam divergence, quantum well, semiconductor lasers, semiconductor laser arrays].

  • L.Ya.Karachinsky, I.I.Novikov, G.Fiol, M.Kuntz, Yu.M.Shernyakov, N.Yu.Gordeev, M.V.Maximov, M.B.Lifshits, T.Kettler, K.Posilovic, V.A.Shchukin, N.N.Ledentsov, S.S.Mikhrin, and D.Bimberg: Tilted Cavity Concept for the High-Power Wavelength Stabilized Diode Lasers. In: SPIE Proceedings of the 6th International Conference (Photonics Prague 2008). 7138, 2008, p. 713804-1 - 713804-6 [semiconductor laser, tilted cavity laser, thermal shift of the lasing wavelength, quantum dots].

Kenfack, Dr. habil. Anatole

Max-Planck-Institut für Physik komplexer Systeme, Germany
Field of research: Nuclear physics, atomic physics, molecular physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jan-Michael Rost Max-Planck-Institut für Physik komplexer Systeme
  • Anatole Kenfack, Jan M. Rost and Frank Grossmann: Dissociation and ionization of small molecules steered by external noise. In: New Journal of Physics. 10, 2008, p. 013020 - 013029 [Hydrogen molecular ion, ionization, dissociation, structured noise.].

  • Anatole Kenfack, Jiangbin Gong, and Arjendu K. Pattanayak: Controlling the Ratchet Effect for Cold Atoms. In: Physical Review Letters. 100, 2008, p. 044104-1 - 044104-4 [Quantum ratchet, cold atoms, quantum resonances (higher, lower), current reversals, chaos, accelerated transport.].

  • Vincent UE, Anatole Kenfack: Synchronization and bifurcation structures in coupled periodically forced non-identical Duffing oscillators. In: PHYSICA SCRIPTA . 77, 2008, p. 045005 - 7pp [synhronisation, bifurcation, chaos, Duffing oscillators, parameters diagram.].

  • F. Toscano, A. Kenfack, A.R.R. Carvalho, J.M. Rost, A.M. Ozorio de Almeida: Husimi-Wigner representation of chaotic eigenstates. In: PROC. ROY. SOC. A. 464, 2008, p. 1503 - 1524 [Husimi, Wigner, Husimi-Wigner, Chaotic eigenstates, quatum sections].

  • K.P. Singh, A. Kenfack, J.M. Rost: Femtosecond photodissociation of molecules facilitated by noise. In: Physical Review A. 77, 2008, p. 022707 - 5pp [Femtosecond laser, noise, Frequency resolved molecular gained, Chaotic light, Diatomic molecules, Enhancement factor.].

  • K. Morawetz, S. Gemming, R. Luschtinetz , L. M. Eng, G. Seifert and Anatole Kenfack: Current without bias and diode effect in shuttling transport of nanoshafts. In: New Journal of Physics. 10, 2008, p. 103014-1 - 103014-8 [Diode effect, Shuttling transport, nanoshafts, directed transport (ratchet effect)].

Kevrekidis, Prof. Dr. Panayotis G.

University of Massachusetts at Amherst, United States of America
Field of research: Mathematical physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Markus Oberthaler Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • A. Weller, J.P. Ronzheimer, C. Gross, D.J. Frantzeskakis, G. Theocharis, {\bf P.G. Kevrekidis}, J. Esteve and M.K. Obertrhaler: Experimental observation of oscillating and interacting matter wave dark solitons. In: Physical Review Letters. 101, 2008, p. 130401 - 130401 [Bose-Einstein Condensates, Dark solitons].

Khovanov, Dr. Igor

University of Lancaster, United Kingdom
Field of research: Statistical physics and thermodynamics
Host: Prof. Dr. Lutz Schimansky-Geier Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • I.A. Khovanov: Array enhancement of stochastic synchronization and signal-to-noise ratio gain in the nonlinear regime of signal transmission. In: Physical Review E. 77, 2008, p. 011124(1) - 011124(7) [neuron; stochastic processes; synchronization].

Kiraz, Prof. Dr. Alper

Koc University, Turkey
Field of research: Optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas Zumbusch Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • A. Kiraz, Y. Karadağ, and A. F. Coskun: Spectral tuning of liquid microdroplets standing on a superhydrophobic surface using electrowetting. In: Appl. Phys. Lett.. 92, 2008, p. 191104 [microdroplet, superhydrophobic surface, whispering gallery mode, electrowetting, optical microcavity].

  • I. Bukusoglu, C. Basdogan, A. Kiraz, and A. Kurt: Haptic Manipulation of Microspheres Using Optical Tweezers Under the Guidance of Artificial Force Fields. In: Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments. 17, 2008, p. 344 - 364 [optical tweezers, haptic manipulation].

Kolorenc, Dr. Premysl

Charles University, Czech Republic
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Lorenz S Cederbaum Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Premysl Kolorenc, Vitali Averbukh, Kirill Gokhberg, Lorenz S. Cederbaum: Ab inito calculation of interatomic decay rates of excited doubly ionized states in clusters. In: The Journal of Chemical Physics. 129, 2008, p. 244102-1 - 244102-12 [ab initio calculations; argon; atomic clusters; excited states; Green's function methods; magnesium; neon; nonradiative transitions; quasimolecules].

Kono, Prof. Dr. Kimitoshi

, Japan
Field of research: Experimental solid / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Paul Leiderer Universität Konstanz
  • Kimitoshi Kono, Hiroki Ikegami, and Yuriy Monarkha: Quasiparticle Scattering Model for Interpreting the Wigner Solid Resistivity on the Surface of Superfluid 3He. In: Journal of the Physical Society of Japan. 77, 2008, p. 111004 - 8 pages.

Kosinska, Dr. Ilona Dominika

Jagiellonian University, Poland
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Hänggi Universität Augsburg
  • Ilona Dominika Kosinska, Igor Goychuk, Marcin Kostur, Gerhard Schmid, Peter Hanggi: Rectification in synthetic conical nanopores: A one-dimensional Poisson-Nernst-Planck model. In: Physical Review E. 77, 2008, p. 031131-1 - 031131-10 [Classical transport, Nanotubes, Brownian motion].

  • Ilona Dominika Kosinska, Igor Goychuk, Marcin Kostur, Gerhard Schmid, Peter Hanggi: A Singular Perturbation Approach to The Steady-State 1D Poisson-Nernst-Planck Modeling. In: Acta Physica Polonica B. 39, 2008, p. 1137 - 1160 [Classical transport, Brownian motion, Nanotubes].

Kralj, Dr. Marko

Institute of Physics, Croatia
Field of research: Surface physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Fauster Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • M. Moors, A. Krupski, S. Degen, M. Kralj, C. Becker, K. Wandelt: Scanning tunneling microscopy and spectroscopy investigations of copper phthalocyanine adsorbed on Al2O3/Ni3Al(111). In: Applied Surface Science. 254, 2008, p. 4251 - 4257 [alloy surface, utra thin oxide, phthalocyanine, adsorption].

  • M. Kralj, T. Pertram, A. Krupski, C. Becker, K. Wandelt, N. Seriani, F. Mittendorfer: The Pd(110) surface oxide structures investigated by STM and DFT. In: Surface Science. 602, 2008, p. 3706 - 3713 [palladium, surface, oxidation, scanning tunneling microscopy].

Krivitskiy, Dr. Leonid

Data Storage Institute (DSI), Singapore
Field of research: Electron and quantum optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerd Leuchs Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Leonid A. Krivitsky, Ulrik L. Andersen, Ruifang Dong, Alexander Huck, Christoffer Wittmann, and Gerd Leuchs : Electronic noise-free measurements of squeezed light. In: Optics Letters Issue . 33, 2008, p. 2395 - 2397 [squeezing, photodetectors, correlation].

  • Giorgio Brida, Marco Genovese, Maria V. Chekhova, Leonid A. Krivitsky : Tailoring polarization entanglement in anisotropy-compensated SPDC. In: Physical Review A . 77, 2008, p. 015805 [entanglement, parametric down conversion,].

  • Giorgio Brida, Marco Genovese, Maria V. Chekhova, Leonid A. Krivitsky : Tailoring polarization entanglement in anisotropy-compensated SPDC. In: Physical Review A . 77, 2008, p. 015805 [entanglement, parametric down conversion,].

Krupski, Dr. habil. Aleksander

University of Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Field of research: Experimental solid / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Wandelt Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • J. Haubrich, D. Loffreda, F. Delbecq, P. Sautet, Y. Jugnet, ALEKSANDER KRUPSKI, C. Becker, K. Wandelt, : "Adsorption and vibrations of A,B-unsaturated aldehydes on pure Pt and Pt-Sn alloy (111) aurfaces I. Prenal.". In: Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 112, 2008, p. 3701 - 3718.

  • M. Moors, ALEKSANDER KRUPSKI, S. Degen, M. Kralj, C. Becker, K. Wandelt, : „Scanning tunneling microscopy and spectroscopy investigations of Cu-phthalocyanine molecules on Al2O3/Ni3Al(111) surface.“. In: Appl. Surf. Sci.. 254, 2008, p. 4251 - 4257.

  • O. Kurnosikov, L. Jurczyszyn, B. Pieczyrak, ALEKSANDER KRUPSKI: „Atomic structure and electronic properties of Ni3Al (001) surface. ”. In: Surf. Sci.. 602, 2008, p. 2994 - 2999.

  • M. Moors, T. Kobiela, ALEKSANDER KRUPSKI, T. Pertram, M. Kralj, C. Becker, K. Wandelt,: ,,Surface Charcterization by means of Photoemission of Adsorbed Xenon (PAX): Comparsion of Au-Pt and Au-Pd surfaces.”. In: Acta Physica Polonica A. 114, 2008, p. 77 - 92.

  • M. Kralj, T. Pertram, ALEKSANDER KRUPSKI, C. Becker, K. Wandelt, N. Seriani, and F. Mittendorfer, : „The Pd(110) surface oxide structures investigated by STM and DFT.”. In: Surf. Sci.. 602, 2008, p. 3706 - 3713.

Lamata, Dr. Lucas

Universidad del Pais Vasco, Spain
Field of research: Electron and quantum optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Ignacio Cirac Max-Planck-Institut für Quantenoptik (MPQ)
  • L. Lamata, J. Leon, D. Perez-Garcia, D. Salgado, E. Solano: Sequential Implementation of Global Quantum Operations. In: Phys. Rev. Lett.. 101, 2008, p. 180506-1 - 180506-4.

Lang, Dr. Guillaume Manilal

Ecole Superieure de Physique et de Chimie Industrielles de la Ville de Paris, France
Field of research: Experimental solid / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernd Büchner Leibniz-Institut für Festkörper- und Werkstoffforschung Dresden (IFW) e.V.
  • H.-J. Grafe, D. Paar, G. Lang, N. J. Curro, G. Behr, J. Werner, J. Hamann-Borrero, C. Hess, N. Leps, R. Klingeler, B. Büchner: 75As NMR studies of superconducting LaFeAsO0.9F0.1 . In: Physical Review Letters. 101, 2008, p. 047003 [superconductivity strong correlations iron pnictides NMR].

Li, Prof. Xinqiang

Central China Normal University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: High energy physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin Beneke Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
  • Qin Chang, Xin-Qiang Li and Ya-Dong Yang: Revisiting B ---> piK, piK* and rho K decays: CP Violations and implication for new physics. In: Journal of High Energy Physics. 09, 2008, p. 038_1 - 038_27.

Lin, Prof. Dr. Xiao

University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Surface physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Freund Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft
  • Xiao Lin, Niklas Nilius: Self-assembly of MgPc molecules on polar FeO thin films. In: JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C. 112, 2008, p. 15325 - 15328 [ELECTRON-DIFFRACTION; ORGANIC-MOLECULES; METAL-SURFACES; PT(111); GROWTH; MONOLAYER; COORDINATION; ORGANIZATION; MECHANISM; SUBSTRATE].

  • Violeta Simic-Milosevic, Markus Heyde, Xiao Lin, Thomas Konig, Hans-Peter Rust, Martin Sterrer, Thomas Risse, Nikas Nilius, Hans-Joachim Freund, Livia Giordano, Gianfranco Pacchioni: Charge-induced formation of linear Au clusters on thin MgO films: Scanning tunneling microscopy and density-functional theory study. In: PHYSICAL REVIEW B. 78, 2008, p. 235429 [adsorbed layers; band structure; density functional theory; gold; magnesium compounds; metal clusters; scanning tunnelling microscopy; silver].

Litvinova, Dr. Elena

State Scientific Center of Russian Federation, Russian Federation
Field of research: Theoretical nuclear physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Ring Technische Universität München
  • Elena Litvinova, Peter Ring, Victor Tselyaev: Relativistic quasiparticle time blocking approximation: Dipole response of open-shell nuclei. In: Physical Review C. 78, 2008, p. 014312-1 - 014312-18 [Relativistic many-body theory, pairing correlations, time blocking for quasiparticles, quasiparticle-phonon coupling, Sn, Sr, Zr, Mo ].

Löfwander, Dr. Tomas

Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerd Schön Universität Karlsruhe (TH)
  • Matthias Eschrig and Tomas Löfwander: Triplet supercurrents in clean and disordered half-metallic ferromagnets. In: Nature Physics. 4, 2008, p. 138 - 143.

  • Thierry Champel, Tomas Löfwander, and Matthias Eschrig: 0-pi Transitions in a Superconductor/Chiral Ferromagnet/Superconductor Junction Induced by a Homogeneous Cycloidal Spiral. In: Physical Review Letters. 100, 2008, p. 077003.

Macovei, Dr. habil. Mihai

Academy of Sciences of Moldova, Moldavia
Field of research: Electron and quantum optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Christoph H. Keitel Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
  • G. Yu. Kryuchkyan, M. Macovei, C. H. Keitel : Spatially entangled atomic deflections in twin-photon light beams. In: Phys. Rev. A . 77, 2008, p. 035603(1) - 035603(4) [entangled atomic deflections, twin-photons light beams].

  • M. Macovei, J. Evers, C. H. Keitel : Strong-field spatial intensity-intensity correlations of light scattered from regular structures of atoms. In: Recent Research Topic and Developments in Chemical Physics: From Quantum Scale to Macroscale . (Ed. Andreas F. Terzis and Emmanuel Paspalakis) India: Transworld Research Network, 2008, p. 21 - 34 [regular atomic structures, spatial intensity-intensity correlations].

Mandal, Prof. Dr. Kalyan

S.N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, India
Field of research: Solid state physics: electrical, magnetic, optical properties
Host: Prof. Dr. Frank A. Müller Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  • Kalyan Mandal, Debabrata Pal, Nils Scheerbaum, Julia Lyubina, Oliver Gutfleisch: Magnetocaloric effect in Ni-Mn-Ga alloys. In: IEEE Transaction on Magnetics. 44, 2008, p. 2993 - 2996 [Magnetocaloric effect, Heusler alloys, Ferromagnetic shape memory alloys].

Marinova, Prof. Dr. Krassimira

, Bulgaria
Field of research: Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Rainer Neugart Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
  • K. Blaum, W. Geithner, J. Lassen, P. Lievens, K. Marinova, R. Neugart : Nuclear moments and charge radii of argon isotopes between the neutron shell closures N =20 and N = 28. In: Nuclear Physics. A 799, 2008, p. 30 - 45 [Measured isotope shifts and hyperfine structure 38-44Ar; deduced spins I ; nuclear dipole moments; electric quadrupole moments; mean square charge radii; Ca region; collinear laser spectroscopy; doppler shift measurements of beam energy; collisional ion].

  • W. Geithner, T. Neff, G. Audi, K. Blaum, P. Delahaye,H. Feldmeier, S. George, C. Guenaut, F. Herfurth, A. Herlert, S. Kappertz,M. Keim, A. Kellerbauer, H.-J. Kluge, M. Kowalska, P. Lievens, D. Lunney, K. Marinova, R. Neugart, L. Schweikhard, S. Wilbert and C. Yazidjian: Masses and charge radii of 17−22Ne and the two-proton-halo candidate 17Ne. In: Phys. Rev. Lett,. 101, 2008, p. 252502(1) - 252502(4) [mass and collinear laser spectroscopy, masses and charge radii of 17-22 Ne isotopes, proton halo nucleus 17Ne].

Melikhov, Prof. Dr. Dmitri

Moscow M.V. Lomonosov State University, Russian Federation
Field of research: High energy physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Berthold Stech Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • W.Lucha, D.Melikhov, S.Simula : Heavy-to-light correlators beyond the light cone . In: Physics of Atomic Nuclei. 71, 2008, p. 545 - 558 [QCD sum rules, light-cone expansion, nonperturbative QCD].

  • V.Braguta, W.Lucha, D.Melikhov : Pion form factor at spacelike momentum transfers from local-duality QCD sum rule. In: Phys. Lett. . B661, 2008, p. 354 - 359 [Nonperturbative and perturbative QCD].

  • W.Lucha, D.Melikhov, S.Simula: Study of systematic errors of bound-state parameters in SVZ sum rules. In: Physics of Atomic Nuclei. 71, 2008, p. 1461 - 1469 [Nonperturbative QCD, sum rules].

  • G. Buchalla et al, : B, D, and K decays . In: European Physics Journal . C57, 2008, p. 309 - 492 [Weak decays, LHC, Standard Model, New physics].

Meyrath, Dr. Todd

University of Texas at Austin, United States of America
Field of research: Electron and quantum optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Harald Giessen Universität Stuttgart
  • C. Rockstuhl, T. Paul, F. Lederer, T. Pertsch, T. Zentgraf, T. P. Meyrath, and H. Giessen: Transition from thin-film to bulk properties of metamaterials. In: Phys. Rev. B. 77, 2008, p. 035126.

  • C. Rockstuhl, T. Zentgraf, T. P. Meyrath, H. Giessen, and F. Lederer: Resonances in complementary metamaterials and nanoapertures. In: Optics Express. 16, 2008, p. 2080.

Mirzaev, Prof. Dr. Sirojiddin Zaynievich

Uzbekistan Academy of Sciences, Uzbekistan
Field of research: Physics
Host: Dr. Udo Kaatze Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Pulat Khabibullaev, Sirojiddin Zaynievich Mirzaev, Udo Kaatze: Critical fluctuations and noncritical relaxations of the nitrobenzene-isooctane system near its consolute point. In: Chemical Physics Letters. 458, 2008, p. 76 - 80 [Ultrasonic attenuation spectra,empirical scaling function, noncritical relaxation terms].

Mishra, Prof. Dr. Amruta

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, India
Field of research: Nuclear physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Walter Greiner Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
  • Amruta Mishra: Kaons and antikaons in asymmetric nuclear matter. In: Phys. Rev. C 78. 2008, p. 024901 - 024908.

Miu, Dr. Lucica

National Institute of Materials Physics, Romania
Field of research: Solid state physics, solid body physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Hermann Adrian Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
  • L. Miu, Y. Tahabe, T. Adachi, Y. Koike, D. Miu, G. Jakob, and H. Adrian: Anomalous behavior of the second magnetization peak in La_1.81Sr_0.19CuO_4 single crystals: Possible influence of two-band superconductivity. In: Phys. Rev. B. 78, 2008, p. 024520-1 - 024520-4 [second magnetization peak, onset field, two-band superconductivity].

  • L. Miu: Where is the mean-field transition temperature of underdoped superconducting cuprates hiding?. In: Romanian Rep. in Physics. 60 (3), 2008, p. 713 - 721 [Mean-field transition temperature, pseudogap, underdoped YBCO ].

  • L. Miu, D. Miu, T. Petrisor, A. El Tahan, G. Jakob, and H. Adrian: Origin of the plateu in the temperature dependence of the normalized magnetization relaxation rate in disordered high-temperature superconductors. In: Phys. Rev. B. 78, 2008, p. 212508-1 - 212508-4 [Normalized magnetization relaxation rate, plateau, vortex creep crossover, collective creep].

Moehring, Dr. David Lynn

Sandia National Laboratories, United States of America
Field of research: Electron and quantum optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerhard Rempe Max-Planck-Institut für Quantenoptik (MPQ)
  • Jörg Bochmann, Martin Mücke, Gunner Langfahl-Klabes, Christoph Erbel, Bernhard Weber, Holger Specht, David Moehring, Gerhard Rempe: Fast Excitation and Photon Emission of a Single-Atom-Cavity System. In: Physical Review Letters. 101, 2008, p. 223601.

Mohanty, Dr. Priti Sundar

Université de Fribourg, Switzerland
Field of research: Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Walter Richtering Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
  • P. S. Mohanty, W. Richtering: Structural Ordering and Phase Behaviour in Charged Microgels. In: Journal of Physical Chemistry B . 112, 2008, p. 14692 - 14697 [microgels, light scattering, crystals, ordering and phase transitions].

  • B.V. R. Tata, P. S. Mohanty, M. C. Valsakumar: Bound pairs : Direct evidence for long-range attraction between like-charged colloids. In: Solid State Communications. 147, 2008, p. 360 - 365 [Charged Colloids Confocal Microscopy Pair potential ].

Mota, Dr. David Fonseca

University of Oslo, Norway
Field of research: Particle physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Christof Wetterich Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Ole Eggers Bjaelde, Anthony W. Brookfield, Carsten van de Bruck, Steen Hannestad, David F. Mota, Lily Schrempp, Domenico Tocchini-Valentini: Neutrino Dark Energy -- Revisiting the Stability Issue. In: JCAP. 026, 2008, p. 0801 [Cosmology, Particle Physics].

  • Tomi Koivisto, David Fonseca Mota: Accelerating Cosmologies with an Anisotropic Equation of State. In: Astrophys. J. 679, 2008, p. 1.

  • P. Brax, C. van de Bruck, A. C. Davis, D. F. Mota, D. J. Shaw: Testing Chameleon Theories with Light Propagating through a Magnetic Field. In: Phys. Rev. D. 76, 2008, p. 085010.

  • Douglas J. Shaw, David Fonseca Mota: An Improved Semi-Analytical Spherical Collapse Model for Non-linear Density Evolution. In: Astrophys. J. Suppl. . 174, 2008, p. 277.

  • Andres Balaguera-Antolinez, David F. Mota, Marek Nowakowski: Astrophysical Configurations with Background Cosmology: Probing Dark Energy at Astrophysical Scales. In: Mon. Not. Roy. Astron. Soc.. 382, 2008, p. 621.

  • David F. Mota, Douglas J. Shaw, Joseph Silk: On the Magnitude of Dark Energy Voids and Overdensities. In: Astrophys. J. 675, 2008, p. 29.

  • Damien A. Easson, Ruth Gregory, David F. Mota, Gianmassimo Tasinato, Ivonne Zavala: Spinflation. In: JCAP. 0802, 2008, p. 10.

  • Baojiu Li, David F. Mota, John D. Barrow: Detecting a Lorentz-Violating Field in Cosmology. In: Phys. Rev. D. 77, 2008, p. 024032.

Mukherjee, Dr. Prabir Kumar

Government College of Engineering and Textile Technology, India
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Frank Giesselmann Universität Stuttgart
  • Prabir Kumar Mukherjee: Pressure induced tricritical point at the cholesteric – smectic-A phase transition. . In: Journal of Chemical Physics. 129, 2008, p. 244902-1 - 244902-6 [Liquid crystals, phase transitions].

  • Prabir Kumar Mukherjee: Pressure induced tricritical point at the cholesteric – smectic-A phase transition. In: Journal of Chemical Physics. 129, 2008, p. 244902-1 - 244902-6 [Liquid crystals, phase transitions].

Muranyi, Dr. Ferenc

Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary
Field of research: Solid state physics: electrical, magnetic, optical properties
Host: Prof. Dr. Bernd Büchner Leibniz-Institut für Festkörper- und Werkstoffforschung Dresden (IFW) e.V.
  • Ferenc Muranyi, Grzegorz Urbanik, Vladislav Kataev, Bernd Buechner: Electron spin dynamics of the superconductor CaC6 probed by ESR. In: Physical Review B. 77, 2008, p. 024507-1 - 024507-5 [superconductivity, electron spin resonance, electron spin lifetime, intercalated graphite].

  • C. D. Cao, Rüdiger Klingeler, Norman Leps, H. Vinzelberg, Vladislav Kataev, Ferenc Muranyi, Natalia Tristan, A. Teresiak, Shengqiang Zhou, Wolfgang Löser, Günther Behr, Bernd Büchner: Interplay between Kondo-like behavior and short-range antiferromagnetism in EuCu2Si2 single crystals. In: Phys. Rev. B. 78, 2008, p. 064409-1 - 064409-6 [Electron Spin Resoance, Antiferromagnetism, Kondo-system, Eu-valence].

Nefiodov, Prof. Dr. Andrei

Konstantinov B.P. St. Petersburg Institute of Nuclear Physics, Russian Federation
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Dr. Günter Plunien Technische Universität Dresden
  • A.I. Mikhailov, Andrei V. Nefiodov, G. Plunien: Ionization of K-shell electrons by positron impact. In: Physics Letters A. 372, 2008, p. 5171 - 5176 [Positron impact, K-shell ionization, universal scaling].

Nersisyan, Prof. Dr. Hrachya


Field of research: Plasmaphysics
Host: Dr. Günter Zwicknagel Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Hrachya B. Nersisyan, Amal K. Das: Interaction of ion beams with plasmas: Energy loss and equipartition sum rules. In: Advances in Plasma Physics Research, vol.6, Chapter 2. (Ed. Gerard Francois) New York: Nova Science, 2008, p. 81 - 125 [generalized equipartition sum rules, disordered electron gas, ion and ion-cluster beams].

  • H.B. Nersisyan, D.A. Osipyan, G. Zwicknagel: Renormalized cluster expansion of the microfield distribution in strongly coupled two-component plasmas. In: Physical Review E. 77, 2008, p. 056409-1 - 056409-13 [plasma microfield, strongly coupled two-component plasmas, cluster expansion, molecular dynamic simulations].

  • H.B. Nersisyan, C. Toepffer, H.H. Matevosyan: Radiative transitions in strongly coupled laser-generated plasmas. In: Armenian Journal of Physics. 1, 2008, p. 198 - 207 [X-ray spectra, line broadening, strongly coupled plasmas, molecular dynamics simulations].

Otani, Dr. Munehisa

Kyorin University, Japan
Field of research: Theoretical nuclear physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas Schäfer Universität Regensburg
  • Munehisa Ohtani, Christoph Lehner, Tilo Wettig, Tetsuo Hatsuda: TOPOLOGICAL SUSCEPTIBILITY AT FINITE TEMPERATURE IN A RANDOM MATRIX MODEL. In: Modern Physics Letters A. 23, 2008, p. 2465 - 2468 [Topological susceptibility, Finite temperature models, chiral random matrix theory.].

Pacuski, Dr. Wojciech

University of Warsaw, Poland
Field of research: Semiconductor physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Detlef Hommel Universität Bremen
  • W. Pacuski, P. Kossacki, D. Ferrand, A. Golnik, J. Cibert, M. Wegscheider, A. Navarro-Quezada, A. Bonanni, M. Kiecana, M. Sawicki, T. Dietl: Observation of Strong-Coupling Effects in a Diluted Magnetic Semiconductor (Ga,Fe)N. In: Physical Review Letters. 100, 2008, p. 037204 [spectroscopy of diluted magnetic semiconductors].

Panero, Prof. Marco

Universita degli Studi di Torino, Italy
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Tilo Wettig Universität Regensburg
  • Falk Bruckmann, Stefan Keppeler, Marco Panero and Tilo Wettig: Polyakov loops and spectral properties of the staggered Dirac operator. In: Physical Review D. 78(3), 2008, p. 034503-1 - 034503-11 [Lattice Gauge Field Theories, Confinement].

Pavel, Dr. Nicolaie

National Institute for Lasers, Plasma and Radiation Physics, Romania
Field of research: Optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Günter Huber Universität Hamburg
  • N. Pavel, C. Kränkel, R. Peters, K. Petermann, G. Huber: In-band pumping of Nd-vanadate thin-disk lasers. In: Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics . 91, 2008, p. 415 - 419.

Pikul, Dr. Adam P.

Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
Field of research: Solid state physics: electrical, magnetic, optical properties
Host: Prof. Dr. Frank Steglich Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Physik fester Stoffe
  • A. P. Pikul, D. Kaczorowski, Z. Bukowski, F. Steglich: Heat capacity studies of single-crystalline CePt4In. In: Physica B. 403, 2008, p. 842 - 843 [CePt4In, CeInPt4, specific heat, magnetic ordering, heavy fermions].

  • N. Oeschler, S. Hartmann, A. P. Pikul, C. Krellner, C. Geibel, F. Steglich: Low-temperature specific heat of YbRh2Si2. In: Physica B. 403, 2008, p. 1254 - 1256 [YbRh2Si2, specific heat, phase diagram, non-Fermi liquid].

  • Julian G. Sereni, Teodora Radu, Adam P. Pikul: Analysis of the very low temperature phase diagrams of two Ce compounds. In: Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials. 10, 2008, p. 1645 - 1650 [quantum phase transitions, non-Fermi-liquid phenomena, magnetic instabilities, cerium compounds].

  • A. Pikul, D. Kaczorowski: Strong electronic correlations in CePt4In. In: Materials Science-Poland. 26, 2008, p. 821 - 830 [CePt4In, LaPt4In, strong electronic correlations, heavy fermion behaviour, Kondo effect].

Pintilie, Prof. Dr. Ioana

National Institute of Materials Physics, Romania
Field of research: Particle physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Robert Klanner Universität Hamburg
  • Ioana Pintilie, Eckhart Fretwurst, Gunnar Lindström: Cluster related hole traps with enhanced-field-emission - the source for long term annealing in hadron irradiated Si diodes. In: Applied Physics Letters. 92, 2008, p. 024101 - 024103 [Neutron Irradiation, Cluster related Defects, Poole Frenkel effect].

Pradhan, Dr. Ambika Sahai

, India
Field of research: Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Quast Universität Duisburg-Essen
  • Ambika Sahai Pradhan, J.I.Lee and J.L.Kim, : Recent developments of optically stimulated luminescence material and techniques for radiation dosimetry and clinical applications. In: Journal of Medical Physics (India) . 33, 2008, p. 85 - 95 [OSL, dosimetry, clinical applications, accident dosimetry].

Prieto, Dr. Jose Emilio

Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
Field of research: Solid state physics, solid body physics
Host: Dr. Kai Starke Freie Universität Berlin
  • Kristian Döbrich, Marko Wietstruk, Jose Emilio Prieto, Franziskus Heigl, Oleg Krupin, Kai Starke and Günter Kaindl: Temperature-induced reversal of magnetic interlayer exchange coupling. In: Physical Review Letters. 100, 2008, p. 227203-1 - 227203-4 [solid state physics, magnetism, magnetic dichroism in soft x-ray reflectivity, magneto-optical effects, magnetic properties, thin epitaxial films, magnetic interlayer exchange coupling, rare earths, Gd, Tb, Y].

Qiu, Prof. Dr. Xiaojun

Nanjing University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Acoustics
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Vorländer Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
  • Xiaojun Qiu, Michael Vorländer and Bruno Masiero: Effects of practical loudspeaker characteristics on virtual acoustic imaging systems. In: J. Acoust. Soc. Am.. 123, 2008, p. 3202 - 3202 [loudspeaker, virtual acoustic imaging, crosstalk cancellation].

Radu, Dr. Eugen

Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg, Ireland
Field of research: Mathematical physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jutta Kunz Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg
  • Burkhard Kleihaus, Jutta Kunz, Eugen Radu: Nonabelian solutions in a Melvin magnetic universe. In: Physics Letters B . 660, 2008, p. 386 - 391.

  • Yves Brihaye, Terence Delsate, Eugen Radu : On the stability of AdS black strings. In: Physics Letters B . 662, 2008, p. 264 - 269.

Rahimi Tabar, Prof. Dr. Mohammad Reza

Sharif University of Technology, Iran
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Lehnertz Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • R. Seperhrinia, A. Bahraminasab, M. Sahimi, Mohammad Reza Rahimi Tabar: Dynamic rnormalization group analysis of propagation of elastic waves in two-dimensional heterogeneous media. In: Phys. Rev. B. 77, 2008, p. 014203.

  • S. Kimiagar, G. R. Jafari, Mohammad Reza Rahimi Tabar: Markov analysis and Kramers-Moyal expansion of the ballistic deposition and restricted solid-on-solid models. In: J. Stat. Mech. 2008, p. P02010.

  • L. Javidpour, M. Sahimi, Mohammad Reza Rahimi Tabar: Molecular simulation of protein dynamics in nanopores: I. Stability and folding. In: The Journal of Chemical Physics. 128, 2008, p. 115105.

  • S. Mehdi Vaez Allaei, M. Sahimi, Mohammad Reza Rahimi Tabar: Propagation of acoustic waves as a probe for distinguishing heterogeneous media with short-and long-range correlation. In: J. Stat. Mech. 2008, p. P03016.

  • R. Sepehrinia, M. D. Niry, B. Bozorg, M. Sahimi, Mohammad Reza Rahimi Tabar: Exact Lyapunaov exponent of the harmonic magnon modes of one-dimensional Heisenberg-Mattis spin glasses. In: Phys. Rev. B. 77, 2008, p. 104202.

  • A. A. Saberi, M. D. Niry, S. M. Fazeli, S. Rouhani, Mohammad Reza Rahimi Tabar: Conformal invariance of isoheight lines in a two-dimensional Karda-Parisi-Zhang surface. In: Phys. Rev. E. 77, 2008, p. 051607.

Ratna, Dr. Debdatta

Naval Materials Research Laboratory, India
Field of research: Polymer physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jozsef Karger-Kocsis Technische Universität Kaiserslautern
  • Debdatta Ratna, T. Abraham and J. Karger-Kocsis : Studies on Polyethylene Oxide and Phenolic Resin Blends. In: Journal of Applied Polymer Science . 108 , 2008, p. 2156 - 2162 [Poly (ethylene glycol), blends, crystallization].

  • Debdatta Ratna, T. Abraham and J. Karger-Kocsis : Thermomechanical and Rheological Properties of High molecular weight Poly(ethylene oxide) and Novolac Blends. In: Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics . 209, 2008, p. 723 - 733 [Poly (ethylene glycol), blends, crystallization].

  • Debdatta Ratna,T. Abraham, Debdatta Ratna, S. Siengchin and J. Karger-Kocsis : Rheological and Thermal properties of poly(ethylene oxide)/carbon nanotube composites. In: Journal of applied polymer science. 110, 2008, p. 2094 - 2101 [Poly (ethylene oxide), carbon nanotube, nanocomposites].

Rayaprol, Dr. Sudhindra

UGC-DAE Consortium for Scientific Research, India
Field of research: Solid state physics, solid body physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Rainer Pöttgen Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
  • Thomas Fickenscher, Sudhindra Rayaprol, Jörg von Appen, Richard Dronskowski, Rainer Pöttgen, Kazimierz Łatka,and Jacek Gurgul: Crystal Structure, Chemical Bonding, and Magnetic Hyperfine Interactions in GdRu2SiC. In: Chemistry of Materials. 20, 2008, p. 1381 - 1389 [GdRu2SiC, crystal structure, magnetic properties].

Rezaeian, Dr. Amir Hossein

Universidad Tecnica Federico Santa Maria, Chile
Field of research: High energy physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas Schäfer Universität Regensburg
  • B. Z. Kopeliovich, H. J. Pirner, A. H. Rezaeian, and Iván Schmidt : Azimuthal anisotropy of direct photons. In: Phys. Rev. D. 77, 2008, p. 034011 - 034017 [Relativistic Heavy Ion collisions, Azimuthal asymmetry, Direct photons].

Robson, Prof. Dr. Robert Edward

, Australia
Field of research: Statistical physics and thermodynamics
Host: Prof. Dr. Rolf Winkler Universität Greifswald
  • David Blake and Robert Robson: Physical principles of meteorology and environmental physics. Singapore: World Scientific, 2008, 260 pp. [Meteorology, climate,boundary layer, micrometeorology, rain forest, eddy correlation method].

Rodriguez, Dr. Brian

University College Dublin, Ireland
Field of research: Solid state physics: electrical, magnetic, optical properties
Host: Prof. Dr. Marin Alexe Max-Planck-Institut für Mikrostrukturphysik
  • Sergei V. Kalinin, Brian J. Rodriguez, Seung-Hyun Kim, Suk-Kyoung Hong, Alexei Gruverman, and Eugene A. Eliseev: Imaging mechanism of piezoresponse force microscopy in capacitor structures. In: Applied Physics Letters. 92, 2008, p. 152906-1 - 152906-3 [ferroelectric, non-volatile ferroelectric random access memory, capacitors, scanning probe, piezoelectric, piezoresponse].

  • Brian J. Rodriguez, Stephen Jesse, Jihee Kim, Stephen Ducharme, and Sergei V. Kalinin: Local probing of relaxation time distributions in ferroelectric polymer nanomesas: Time-resolved piezoresponse force spectroscopy and spectroscopic imaging. In: Applied Physics Letters. 92, 2008, p. 232903 [scanning probe, polarization, relaxation, relaxor, polymer, ferroelectric, piezoelectric, piezoresponse, nanomesa].

  • Sergei Kalinin, Brian Rodriguez, Stephen Jesse, P. Maksymovych, K. Seal, M. Nikiforov, A. P. Baddorf, A. L. Kholkin, and R. Proksch: Local bias-induced phase transitions. In: Materials Today. 11, 2008, p. 16 - 27 [Electrical bias-induced phase transitions, data storage, energy generation and conversion, ferroelectric, scanning probe, piezoelectric, electromechanical coupling ].

  • Brian J. Rodriguez, Y.H. Chu, R. Ramesh, and Sergei V. Kalinin: Ferroelectric domain wall pinning at a bicrystal grain boundary in bismuth ferrite. In: Appl. Phys. Lett.. 93, 2008, p. 142901-1 - 142901-3 [Polarization switching, ferroelectric materials, nonvolatile random access memories, data storage, domain dynamics, local defects, grain boundaries, pinning centers, piezoresponse, multiferroic, bicrystal, scanning probe, conductivity, AFM].

  • M. Ziese, A. Setzer, I. Vrejoiu, B. I. Birajdar, Brian J. Rodriguez, and D. Hesse: Structural, magnetic and electric properties of La0.7Sr0.3MnO3/PbZrxTi1-xO3 heterostructures. In: J. Appl. Phys.. 104, 2008, p. 063908-1 - 063908-9 [structural, electric, and magnetic properties, LSMO, PZT, bilayers, superlattices, graded multilayers, PLD, PFM, AFM, TEM, XRD ].

Samsonov, Dr. Igor

Tomsk Polytechnic University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Olaf Lechtenfeld Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
  • I.L. Buchbinder, I.B. Samsonov: N=3 superparticle model. In: Nuclear Physics. B802, 2008, p. 180 - 207 [superparticle, quantization, harmonic superspace].

  • I.L. Buchbinder, O. Lechtenfeld, I.B. Samsonov: N=4 superparticle and super-Yang-Mills theory in USp(4) harmonic superspace. In: Nuclear Physics. B802, 2008, p. 208 - 246 [superparticle, quantization, harmonic superspace, super Yang-Mills model].

Sarov, Dr. Yanko

Technische Universität Ilmenau, Germany
Field of research: Optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Ivaylo W. Rangelow Universität Kassel
  • Yanko Sarov, V. Sarova, Tzv. Ivanov, K. Ivanova, I. Capek, I.W. Rangelow: Integrated IR laser system for micro-fluidic detection and analysis. In: Chemical Engineering Journal. 135S, 2008, p. 284 - 287 [Sensors; Methods of nanofabrication and processing; Optical constants; Chemical composition analysis].

  • Yanko Sarov, I. Capek, Tzv. Ivanov, K. Ivanova, V. Sarova, Ivo W. Rangelow: On Total Internal Reflection Investigation of Nanoparticles by Integrated Micro-Fluidic System. In: Nanoletters. 8, 2008, p. 375 - 381 [nano-fabrication, micro-fluidics, lab-on-a-chip].

Senthilkumar, Dr. Dharmapuri Vijayan

Bharathidasan University, India
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Kurths Universität Potsdam
  • Dharmapuri Vijayan Senthilkumar, K. Srinivasan, K. Thamilmaran, and M. Lakshmanan: Bubbling route to strange nonchaotic attractor in a nonlinear series $LCR$ circuit with a nonsinusoidal force. In: Phys. Rev. E. 78, 2008, p. 066211(1) - 066211(10) [Strange non-chaotic attractor, electronic circuit].

  • Dharmapuri Vijayan Senthilkumar, Muthusamy Lakshmanan and Juergen Kurths: Phase synchronization in unidirectionally coupled Ikeda time-delay systems. In: Eur. Phys. J. Special Topics. 164, 2008, p. 35 - 44 [Time-delay systems, phase synchronization, recurrence analysis].

Sereni, Prof. Dr. Julian Gustavo Renzo

Comision Nacional de Energia Atomica, Argentina
Field of research: Experimental solid / condensed matter physics
Host: Dr. Christoph Geibel Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Physik fester Stoffe
  • A. Braghta, G.Schmerber, A.Devory, J.G.Sereni, J.P.Kappler; : Magnetic and termal properties of Ce2Pd2Sn . In: Jour. Magnetism & Magnetic Materials . 320, 2008, p. 1141 - 1145.

Sharma, Dr. Anuj Kumar

National Institute of Technology Delhi, India
Field of research: Optics
Host: Dr. Gerhard Mohr Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  • Anuj K. Sharma and Gerhard J. Mohr: On the performance of surface plasmon resonance based fibre optic sensor with different bimetallic nanoparticle alloy combinations. In: Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics. 41, 2008, p. 055106-1 - 055106-7 [Surface plasmon resonance; Optical fiber; Metal nanoparticle; Bimetallic alloy; Sensor; Sensitivity; Signal-to-noise ratio].

  • Anuj K. Sharma and Gerhard J. Mohr: Theoretical understanding of an alternating dielectric multilayer-based fiber optic SPR sensor and its application to gas sensing. In: New Journal of Physics. 10, 2008, p. 023039-1 - 023039-12 [Surface plasmon resonance; Optical fiber; Dielectric multilayer; Gas sensor; Sensitivity; Signal-to-noise ratio].

Sharp, Dr. Ian David

Technische Universität München, Germany
Field of research: Semiconductor physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin Stutzmann Technische Universität München
  • I.D. Sharp, S.J. Schoell, M. Hoeb, M.S. Brandt, M. Stutzmann: Electronic properties of self-assembled alkyl monolayers on Ge surfaces. In: Appl. Phys. Lett.. 92, 2008, p. 223306.

Sheka, Prof. Dr. Denys D.

Kiev National University - Taras Shevchenko -, Ukraine
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Franz G. Mertens Universität Bayreuth
  • Yuri Gaididei, Denis D. Sheka, Franz G. Mertens: Controllable switching of vortex chirality in magnetic nanodisks by a field pulse. In: Applied Physics Letters. 92, 2008, p. 012503 [Magnetic vortex, vortex dynamics, nanomagnetism].

  • Denis D. Sheka, Yuri Gaididei and Franz G. Mertens: Current induced vortex dynamics in magnetic nanodisks. In: Electromagnetic, magnetostatic, and exchange-interaction vortices in confined magnetic structures. (Ed. E. Kamenetskii) Kerala, India: Research Signpost, 2008, p. 59 - 75 [magnetic nanoparticle, vortex state, switching phenomena, nanomagnetism].

  • Yuri Gaididei, Volodymyr P. Kravchuk, Denis D. Sheka, Franz G. Mertens: Switching phenomena in magnetic vortex dynamics. In: Low Temp. Physics. 34, 2008, p. 669 - 676 [magnetic nanoparticle, vortex state, switching phenomena, nanomagnetism].

  • Volodymyr P. Kravchuk, Denis D. Sheka: Effective magnetic dipolar anisotropy in nanomagnets: equilibrium magnetization states. In: Ukr. Journal Phys.. 53, 2008, p. 802 - 809.

Shivarova, Prof. Dr. Antoniya Petrova

St Kliment Ohridsky University of Sofia, Bulgaria
Field of research: Plasmaphysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Rolf Wilhelm Max-Planck-Institut für Plasmaphysik (IPP)
  • St. Kolev, A. Shivarova, Kh. Tarnev and Ts. Tsankov: 2D fluid-plasma model of a tandem-type plasma source. In: J. Phys.: Conf. Series. 113, 2008, p. 012011(1) - 012011(4) [two-chamber plasma sources, regimes of discharge maintenance, fluid plasma model].

  • St. Kolev, A. Shivarova, Kh. Tarnev and Ts. Tsankov: 2D fluid-model simulations of plasma expansion. In: J. Phys.: Conf. Series. 113, 2008, p. 012010(1) - 012010(5) [two-chamber plasma sources, redimes of discharge maintenance, fluid plasma model].

  • St. Kolev, A. Shivarova, Kh. Tarnev and Ts. Tsankov: Two-dimensional fluid model of a two-chamber plasma source. In: Plasma Sources Sci. Technol.. 17, 2008, p. 035017(1) - 035017(13) [two-chamber plasma sources, regimes of discharge maintenance, fluid plasma model].

Shramchenko, Prof. Dr. Vasilisa

Universite de Sherbrooke, Canada
Field of research: Mathematical physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Matilde Marcolli Max-Planck-Institut für Mathematik
  • Vasilisa Shramchenko: Riemann-Hilbert problem associated to Frobenius manifold structures on Hurwitz spaces: irregular singularity. In: Duke Math. J.. 144, 2008, p. 1 - 52 [Riemann-Hilbert problem, Stokes matrix, Frobenius manifold, Hurwitz space].

Singh, Prof. Dr. Avinash

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, India
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jeroen van den van den Brink Leibniz-Institut für Festkörper- und Werkstoffforschung Dresden (IFW) e.V.
  • M. Sperl, A. Singh, U. Wurstbauer, S. K. Das, A. Sharma, M. Hirmer, W. Nolting, C. H. Back, W. Wegscheider, and G. Bayreuther : Spin wave excitations and low-temperature magnetization in the dilute magnetic semiconductor (Ga,Mn)As . In: Physical Review B . 77, 2008, p. 125212 [Diluted magnetic Semiconductor Spin-wave excitations Finite-temperature spin dynamics ].

Singh, Dr. Udai Raj

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, India
Field of research: Experimental solid / condensed matter physics
Host: Dr. Peter Wahl Max-Planck-Institut für Festkörperforschung
  • Udai Raj Singh, S. Chaudhuri, Shyam K. Choudhary, R. C. Budhani, and A. K. Gupta: Tunneling study of charge-ordering energy gap on the surface of La0:350Pr0:275Ca0:375MnO3 thin films. In: Phys. Rev. B. 77, 2008, p. 014404 - 014409 [Experimental solid/condensed matter physics, Strongly correlated electron systems, Low temperature physics, Scanning tunneling microscope, Manganites].

  • Udai Raj Singh, Anjan K. Gupta, Goutam Sheet, Venkat Chandrasekhar, H.W. Jang, and C.-B. Eom: Pseudogap formation in the metallic state of La0:700Sr0:300MnO3 thin films. In: Appl. Phys. Lett. . 93, 2008, p. 212503 - 212505 [Experimental solid/condensed matter physics, Strongly correlated electron systems, Low temperature physics, Scanning tunneling microscope, Manganites].

Skenderovic, Dr. Hrvoje

University of Zagreb, Croatia
Field of research: Laser physics, laser spectroscopy
Host: Prof. Dr. Marcus Motzkus Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  • Hrvoje Skenderovic, Ticijana Ban, Nataša Vujičić, Damir Aumiler, Silvije Vdović and Goran Pichler:: Cone emission induced by femtosecond excitation in rubidium vapor . In: Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics. 77, 2008, p. 063816-1 - 063816-6.

Song, Dr. Li

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Solid state physics, solid body physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jörg Peter Kotthaus Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Li Song,W. Ma, Y. Ren, W. Zhou, S. Xie, P. Tan, L. Sun: Temperature dependence of Raman spectra in single-walled carbon nanotube rings. In: Appl. Phys. Lett. . 92, 2008, p. 121905 - 121907 [carbon nanotube rings, Raman spectrum].

  • Li Song, Alexander W. Holleitner, Huihong Qian, Achim Hartschuh, Markus Döblinger, Eva M. Weig, Jörg P. Kotthaus: A Carbon Nanofilament-Bead Necklace. In: J. Phys. Chem. C. 112, 2008, p. 9644 - 9649 [Carbon filament, Necklace-like nanostructure, Confocal Raman Microscopy].

Stepanov, Dr. Dr. Andrey L'vovich

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Field of research: Optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Boris Chichkov Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V.
  • A. Drezet, A. Hohenau, D. Koller, A.L. Stepanov, H. Ditlbacher, S. Steinberger, F.R. Aussenegg, A. Leitner, J.R. Krenn: Leakage radiation microscopy of surface plasmon polaritons. In: Mater. Sci. Eng. B . 149, 2008, p. 220 - 229 [plasmonics].

  • A.L. Stepanov, B.N. Chichkov, V.F. Valeev, V.I. Nuzhdin, I.A. Faizrakhmanov: Modification of ion-synthesized silver nanoparticles in glass by high-power excimer laser pulses. In: Tech. Phys. Lett. . 34, 2008, p. 184 - 186 [metal nanoparticles, laser annealing].

  • A.L. Stepanov, V.F. Valeev, V.I. Nuzhdin, R.I. Khaibullin, Yu.N. Osin, I.A. Faizrakhmanov: Depth profiles of transition-metal atoms implanted in a Titanium dioxide matrix at medium energies. In: Tech. Phys.. 53, 2008, p. 1070 - 1073 [ion implantation].

  • I.S. Edelman, O.V. Vorotynova, V.A. Seredkin, V.N. Zabluda, R.D. Ivansov, Yu.I. Gatiyatova, V.F. Valeev, R.I. Khaibullin, A.L. Stepanov: Magnetic and Magneto-Optical properties of ion-synthesized cobalt nanoparticles in silicone oxide. In: Phys. Solid State . 50, 2008, p. 2088 - 2094 [ion implantation, metal nanoparticles].

  • A.L. Stepanov, V.F. Valeev, V.I. Nuzhdin, I.A. Faizrakhmanov, B.N. Chichkov: Laser annealing induced melting of silver nanoparticles in a glass matrix. In: Tech. Phys. Lett.. 34, 2008, p. 1014 - 1017 [metal nanoparticles, laser annealing].

  • S. Passinger, A. Seidel, C. Ohrt, C. Reinhardt, A. Stepanov, R. Kiyan, B. Chichkov: Novel efficient design for Y-splitter for surface plasmon polariton applications. In: Opt. Express . 16, 2008, p. 14369 - 14379 [plasmonics].

  • A.B. Evlyukhin, E.A. Evlyukhina, A.L. Stepanov, R. Kiyan, B.N. Chichkov: Scattering of a surface plasmon polariton beam by chains of dipole nanoparticles. In: Appl. Phys. B. 93, 2008, p. 203 - 207 [plasmonics].

Sulkowski, Dr. habil. Piotr

University of Warsaw, Poland
Field of research: High energy physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Albrecht Klemm Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Joanna I. Sułkowska, Piotr Sułkowski, Piotr Szymczak, Marek Cieplak: Tightening of knots in proteins. In: Phys. Rev. Lett. . 100, 2008, p. 058106-1 - 058106-4 [Topological properties of protein, knots in proteins, protein stretching, AFM, coarse-grained models, Go model].

  • Robbert Dijkgraaf, Piotr Sułkowski : Instantons on ALE spaces and orbifold partitions. In: JHEP. 0803, 2008, p. 013-1 - 013-24 [Supersymmetric gauge theories, Instantons, ALE spaces, partitions].

  • Piotr Sułkowski: Deformed boson-fermion correspondence, Q-bosons, and topological strings on the conifold. In: JHEP. 0810, 2008, p. 104-1 - 104-17 [Boson fermion correspondence, Q-bosons, Topological string theory, Conifold].

  • Joanna I. Sulkowska, Piotr Sulkowski, Piotr Szymczak, Marek Cieplak, : Stabilizing effect of knots on proteins. In: PNAS. 105, 2008, p. 19714 - 19719 [Proteins, knots, coarse grained models].

Tait, Prof. Dr. Steven L.

Indiana University, United States of America
Field of research: Surface physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Kern Max-Planck-Institut für Festkörperforschung
  • Steven L. Tait, Yeliang Wang, Giovanni Costantini, Nian Lin, Alessandro Baraldi, Friedrich Esch, Luca Petaccia, Silvano Lizzit, and Klaus Kern: Metal-Organic Coordination Interactions in Fe-Terephthalic Acid Networks on Cu(100). In: Journal of the American Chemical Society. 130, 2008, p. 2108 - 2113 [x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy, coordination bonding, charge transfer, metal organic frameworks].

Tu, Prof. Dr. Zhanchun

Beijing Normal University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Statistical physics and thermodynamics
Host: Prof. Dr. Udo Seifert Universität Stuttgart
  • Z. C. Tu and Z. C. Ou-Yang: Elastic theory of low-dimensional continua and its applications in bio- and nano-structures. In: Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience. 5, 2008, p. 422 - 448 [Elastic Theory, DNA Ring, Biomembrane, Graphene, Carbon Nanotube, Moving Frame Method].

Usatenko, Dr. habil. Zoryana

Cracow University of Technology, Poland
Field of research: Polymer physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jens-Uwe Sommer Leibniz-Institut für Polymerforschung Dresden e.V.
  • Zoryana Usatenko, Jens-Uwe Sommer: Calculation of the Segmental Order Parameter for a Polymer Chain in Good Solvent. In: Macromolecular Theory and Simulations. 17, 2008, p. 39 - 44 [order parameter, polymers, perturbation expansion, theory].

Villas-Boas, Dr. Jose Maria

Universidade Federal de Uberlandia (UFU), Brazil
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerhard Abstreiter Technische Universität München
  • M. Kaniber, A. Laucht, A. Neumann, J. M. Villas-Boas, M. Bichler, M.-C. Amann, J. J. Finley: Investigation of the nonresonant dot-cavity coupling in two-dimensional photonic crystal nanocavities. In: Physical Review B. 77, 2008, p. 161303-1 - 161303-4 [gallium arsenide; III-V semiconductors; indium compounds; lattice dynamics; multiphoton processes; nanostructured materials; photon correlation spectroscopy; photonic crystals; self-assembly; semiconductor quantum dots].

  • S. S. Sokolov, Yu. P. Monarkha, J. M. Villas-Boas, N. Studart: Confinement effects on decay rate of surface electron states over liquid helium. In: Low Temperature Physics. 34, 2008, p. 385 - 387 [excited states; liquid helium; quantum dots; ripplons; surface states].

Vitanov, Prof. Dr. Dr. Dr. habil. Nikolay Kolev

Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
Field of research: Hydrodynamics, aerodynamics
Host: Prof. Dr. Holger Kantz Max-Planck-Institut für Physik komplexer Systeme
  • Nikolay Kolev Vitanov, Kenshi Sakai, Zlatinka I. Dimitrova: SSA,PCA,TDPSC,ACFA:Useful combination of methods for analysis of short and stationary time series. In: Chaos Solitons and Fractals. 37, 2008, p. 187 - 202 [nonlinear time series analysis, chaos theory, economics analysis, market regulation].

  • Nikolay Kolev Vitanov: Differentiation and integration of the scientific kniowledge in the boundary area between natural and social sciences: New scientific topics. In: Science(Sofia). 18 N3, 2008, p. 33 - 36 [social dynamics, physics, mathematical medelling].

  • Stoicho Panchev and Nikolay Kolev Vitanov: Mathematical models of intergroup conflicts. In: Comptes rendus de l'Academie bulgare des Sciences. 61, 2008, p. 993 - 1002 [physics of competition and conflicy social dynamics, warfare models, Lanchester, Richardson, arms race].

  • Nikolay Kolev Vitanov and Stoicho Panchev: Generalization of the model of conflict between two armed groups. In: Comptes rendus de l'Academie bulgare des Sciences. 61, 2008, p. 1121 - 1126 [armed conflict, mathematical modelling, nonlinear dynamics, conventional and nonconventional weapons].

  • Nikolay Kolev Vitanov, Zlatinka Dimitrova, Stojcho Panchev: Social dynamics without formulas. Complex systems from man to civilisation. Sofia, Bulgaria: Publishing House of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 2008, 357 pp. [social dynamics, sociophysics, econophysics, nonlinear dynamics, theory of complex systems, sociology].

Volchenkov, Dr. habil. Dmitri

St. Petersburg State University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Philippe Blanchard Universität Bielefeld
  • Dmitri Volchenkov, Ricardo Lima: Asymptotic series in dynamics of fluid flows: Diffusion versus bifurcations,. In: Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation. 13 , 2008, p. 1329 - 1342 [Turbulence and Turbulent Transport ].

Wang, Dr. Jijun

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Polymer physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans-Jürgen Butt Max-Planck-Institut für Polymerforschung
  • J. Wang, H.- J. Butt: Force between Thiolate-modified Gold Surfaces in a melt of End-functionalized Polymers. In: J.Phys.Chem.B.. 112, 2008, p. 2001 - 2007 [polymer physics].

Wang, Prof. Dr. Ning

Guangxi Normal University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Theoretical nuclear physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Werner Scheid Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen
  • Ning Wang, Kai Zhao, Werner Scheid, and Xizhen Wu: Fusion-fission reactions with a modified Woods-Saxon potential. In: PHYSICAL REVIEW C. 77, 2008, p. 014603-1 - 11 [Fusion-fission reaction, superheavy nuclei, Woods-Saxon potential, HIVAP].

  • Ning Wang, Werner Scheid: Quasi-elastic scattering and fusion with a modifiedWoods-Saxon potential. In: PHYSICAL REVIEW C. 78, 2008, p. 014607-1 - 014607-7 [elastic scattering, quasi-elastic scattering, fusion barrier distribution, Woods-Saxon potential, nucleon transfer].

Wang, Dr. Wen-Hong

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Solid state physics: electrical, magnetic, optical properties
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Kirschner Max-Planck-Institut für Mikrostrukturphysik
  • W. H. Wang, H. Sukegawa, R. Shan, and K. Inomata: Large tunnel magnetoresistance in Co2FeAl0.5Si0.5/MgO/ Co2FeAl0.5Si0.5 magnetic tunneling junctions prepared on thermally oxidized Si substrates with MgO buffer. In: Applied Physics Letters. 93, 2008, p. 182504 [Half metal, Heusler alloys].

  • W. H. Wang, H. Sukegawa, R. Shan, and K. Inomata: Fabrication of fully epitaxial magnetic tunnel junctions using L21-ordered full-Heusler Co2FeAl0.5Si0.5 electrodes and their tunneling magnetoresistance characteristics. In: Applied Physics Letters. 93, 2008, p. 122506 [Half metal, Tunneling Magnetoresistance].

  • W. H. Wang, H. Sukegawa, R. Shan, T. Furubayashi, and K. Inomata: Preparation and characterization of Highly L21-ordered full-Heusler alloys Co2FeAl0.5Si0.5 thin films for spintronics device applications. In: Applied Physics Letters . 92, 2008, p. 221912 [Half metal, Heusler alloys].

  • W. H. Wang, F. Takano, H. Ofuchi, and H. Akinaga: Local structural, Magnetic, and Magneto-optical properties of Mn-doped SiC films prepared on a 3C-SiC(001) wafer . In: New Journal of Physics . 10, 2008, p. 055006 [Mn-Si, SiC].

  • W. H. Wang, F. Takano, M. Takenaka, H. Ofuchi, and H. Akinaga: Anomalous temperature-dependent exchange bias in Fe films deposited on Si sbustrates with the native oxide layer. In: Journal of Applied Physics. 103, 2008, p. 093914 [Fe, exchange bias].

Wang, Dr. Yeliang

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Surface physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Kern Max-Planck-Institut für Festkörperforschung
  • Steven L. Tait, Yeliang Wang, Giovanni Costantini, Nian Lin, Alessandro Baraldi, Friedrich Esch, Luca Petaccia, Silvano Lizzit, and Klaus Kern: Metal-Organic Coordination Interactions in Fe-Terephthalic Acid Networks on Cu(100) . In: J. Am. Chem. Soc.. 130, 2008, p. 2108 - 2113 [Metal-Organic Networks,Coordination Interactions,Cu(100)].

Wang, Prof. Dr. Yongjin

Nanjing Institute of Posts and Telecommunications, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Detlev Grützmacher Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH
  • Yongjin Wang: Fabrication and characterization of metallic quasi-periodic structures. In: Optics Express. 16, 2008, p. 1090 - 1095 [metamaterials, interference lithography, surface plasmon].

Wheldon, Dr. Carl

University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
Field of research: Experimental nuclear physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfram von Oertzen Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie
  • P.J. Haigh, N.I. Ashwood, T. Bloxham, N. Curtis, M. Freer, P. McEwan, D. Price, V. Ziman, H.G. Bohlen, Tz. Kokalova, Ch. Schulz, R. Torabi, W. von Oertzen, C. Wheldon, W. Catford, C. Harlin, R. Kalpakchieva and T.N. Massey : Measurement of alpha and neutron decay widths of excited states of 14-C. In: Physical Review C. 78, 2008, p. 014319-1 - 014319-14 [Molecular states, break-up reactions, neutron and alpha emission.].

  • C. Wheldon, Tz. Kokalova, W. von Oertzen, B. Gebauer, H.G. Bohlen, Ch. Schulz, S. Thummerer, G. Efimov, C. Beck, D. Curien and P. Papka : Particle-gamma coincidences and coplanarity in the 32-S + 24-Mg binary reaction. In: Nuclear Physics A. 811, 2008, p. 276 - 290 [Particle-gamma-gamma coincidences, deformation, reaction mechanism, binary reactions.].

Wu, Dr. Li

Nankai University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Crystallography
Host: Prof. Dr. Georg Roth Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
  • Li Wu, Georg Roth, Karine Sparta, Xiaolong Chen: The new pentaborate Na3SrB5O10. In: Acta Crystallographica Section C. 64, 2008, p. i53 - i56 [crystal structure, X-ray diffraction, borates].

Wynveen, Dr. Aaron

University of Minnesota, United States of America
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Christos N. Likos Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
  • Aaron Wynveen, Dominic J Lee, Alexei A. Kornyshev, Sergey Leikin: Helical coherence of DNA in crystals and solution. In: Nucleic Acids Research. 36, 2008, p. 5540 - 5551 [DNA, Helical structure, Molecular recognition].

  • Christos N. Likos, Ronald Blaak, Aaron Wynveen: Computer simulations of polyelectrolyte stars and brushes. In: Journal of Physics -- Condensed Matter. 20, 2008, p. 494221 [Polyelectrolyte brushes, polyelectrolyte stars, molecular dynamics].

Xue, Prof. Dr. Longjian

Wuhan University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Polymer physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Stanislav N. Gorb Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
  • Longjian Xue, Ziyong Cheng, Jun Fu, and Yanchun Han: Dewetting behavior of polystyrene film filled with (C6H5C2H4NH3)2PbI4. In: THE JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS . 129, 2008, p. 054905/1 - 9.

  • Longjian Xue, Benhui Hu, and Yanchun Han: Effect of interfacial roughness on dewetting behavior of polystyrene/poly(methyl methacrylate) bilayer film. In: THE JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS , . 129, 2008, p. 214902/1 - 6.

Yakhshiev, Dr. Ulugbek

Inha University, Republic of Korea
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulf-Gerrit Meißner Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH
  • Ulf-G. Meissner, A.M. Rakhimov, A.Wirzba, and U.T. Yakhshiev: Neutron-proton mass difference in finite nuclei and the Nolen-Schiffer anomaly. In: Eur. Phys. J. A.. 36, 2008, p. 37 - 48 [Chiral Lagrangians, Coulomb energies and analogue states, Nuclear matter, Protons and neutrons].

Yan, Prof. Dr. Xueqing

Peking University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Accelerator physics, accelerator technology
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Meyer-ter-Vehn Max-Planck-Institut für Quantenoptik (MPQ)
  • Xueqing Yan, C. Lin,Z. M. Sheng, Z. Y. Guo, B. C. Liu,Y. R. Lu, J. X. Fang, and J. E. Chen: High current and monoenergetic proton beams generated by a circularly-polarized laser pulse in the phase-stabile acceleration (PSA) regime. In: Physical Review Letters. 100, 2008, p. 135003-1 - 135003-4 [monoenergetic proton beam,linear accelerator, phase stable].

Yang, Prof. Dr. Hyun Seok

, Republic of Korea
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Dr. Harald Dorn Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • Hyun Seok Yang: Noncommutative spacetime and emergent gravity. In: Bulgarian Journal of Physics (s1). 35, 2008, p. 323 - 328 [Noncommutative Spacetime; Emergent Gravity; Large N Duality].

Yuan, Dr. Zhen-Sheng

University of Science and Technology of China, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Nuclear physics, atomic physics, molecular physics

  • Yu-Ao Chen, Shuai Chen, Zhen-Sheng Yuan, Bo Zhao, Chih-Sung Chuu, Joerg Schmiedmayer and Jian-Wei Pan: Memory-built-in quantum teleportation with photonic and atomic qubits. In: Nature Physics. 4, 2008, p. 103 - 107 [Quantum memory, quantum teleportation].

  • Zhen-Sheng Yuan, Yu-Ao Chen, Bo Zhao, Shuai Chen, Joerg Schmiedmayer, and Jian-Wei Pan : Experimental demonstration of a BDCZ quantum repeater node. In: Nature. 454, 2008, p. 1098 - 1101 [Quantum optics, quantum information].

  • Chih-Sung Chuu, Thorsten Strassel, Bo Zhao, Markus Koch, Yu-Ao Chen, Shuai Chen, Zhen-Sheng Yuan, Jörg Schmiedmayer, Jian-Wei Pan: Quantum memory with optically trapped atoms. In: Phys. Rev. Lett.. 101, 2008, p. 120501-1 - 4 [Quantum optics, AMO].

Zhang, Prof. Dr. Rong-Jun

Fudan University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Electron and quantum optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Margit Zacharias Max-Planck-Institut für Mikrostrukturphysik
  • Yi-Ming Chen, Rong-Jun Zhang et al.: Study on Optical Property of Bi3.15Nd0.85Ti3O12 Ferroelectric Thin Film. In: J. Korean Physics Society. 53, 2008, p. 2299 - 2302.

  • Rong-Jun Zhang, Yi-Ming Chen et al.: The Effect of Narrow BandPass Filter’s Group Delay Ripples on WDM Optical Communication Systems. In: Elecrtonic Devices in Chinese. 31, 2008, p. 312 - 314.

Zhao, Dr. Bum Suk

Seoul National University, Republic of Korea
Field of research: Nuclear physics, atomic physics, molecular physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerard Meijer Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft
  • Bum Suk Zhao, Stephan A. Schulz, Samuel A. Meek, Gerard Meijer, and Wieland Schöllkopf: Quantum reflection of helium atom beams from a microstructured grating. In: PHYSICAL REVIEW A. 78, 2008, p. 010902(R) [quantum reflection, atom optics, diffraction].

Zhu, Prof. Dr. Xinhua

Nanjing University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Surface physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Dietrich Hesse Max-Planck-Institut für Mikrostrukturphysik
  • Xinhua Zhu, Jianmin Zhu, Shunhua Zhou, Zhiguo Liu, and Naiben Ming: Hydrothermal synthesis of nanocrystalline BaTiO3 particles and structural characterization by high-resolution transmission electron microscopy. In: J. Cryst. Growth. 310, 2008, p. 434 - 441 [BaTiO3 nanoparticles, hydrothermal method, structural characterization, HRTEM].

  • Xinhua Zhu, Jianmin Zhu, Shunhua Zhou, Zhiguo Liu, Naiben Ming, and Zhongyan Meng: Ferroelectric Domain Structures and Their Morphology Evolution in the Pb(Ni1/3Nb2/3)O3-PbTiO3-PbZrO3 Piezoelectric Ceramics Modified by Bismuth and Zinc substitutions. In: J. Am. Ceram. Soc.. 91, 2008, p. 227 - 234 [Ferroelectric domains, morphology evolution, PNN-PZ-PT, piezoelectric ceramics].

  • Xinhua Zhu, Di Wu, Aidong Li, Zhiguo Liu, and Naiben Ming: Transmission electron microscopy observations on the interfacial structures of the Pt/SrBi2Ta2O9/Pt thin film capacitors prepared by metallo-organic decomposition. In: J. Am. Ceram. Soc.. 91, 2008, p. 979 - 985 [TEM, interface structures, ferroelectric capacitors, SBT thin films, metallo-organic decomposition].

  • Xinhua Zhu, Jianmin Zhu, Shunhua Zhou, Zhiguo Liu, and Naiben Ming: Atomic-Scale Structure of Nanocrystalline Barium Titanate Formed by Hydrothermal Crystallization. In: J. Am. Ceram. Soc.. 91, 2008, p. 1002 - 1008 [Atomic-scale structure, nanocrystalline particles, Barium Titanate, hydrothermal crystalization, HRTEM].

  • Xinhua Zhu, Jianmin Zhu, Shunhua Zhou, Zhiguo Liu, Naiben Ming, Helen Lai-Wah Chan, Chung-Loong Choy, Kin-hung Wong: Epitaxial growth, dielectric response and microstructure of compositionally-graded (Ba,Sr)TiO3 thin films grown on (100) MgO substrates by pulsed laser deposition. In: J. Mater. Res.. 23, 2008, p. 737 - 744 [EPITAXIAL GROWTH, dielectric property, microstructure, compositionally-graded films, BST films, pulsed laser deposition, TEM , HRTEM].

  • Xinhua Zhu,Jianmin Zhu, Shunhua Zhou, Zhiguo Liu, Naiben Ming, Helen Lai-Wah Chan, Chung-Loong Choy, Kin-hung Wong: Epitaxial growth, dielectric response and microstructure of compositionally-graded (Ba,Sr)TiO3 thin films grown on (100) MgO substrates by pulsed laser deposition. In: J. Mater. Res., . 23, 2008, p. 737 - 744 [epitaxial growth, dielectric property, microstructure, compositionally-graded films, BST films].