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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

I. Publications by Humboldt Research Fellows from abroad in 2009

Physics

Abbasi, Dr.-Ing. Mahdi

University of Isfahan, Iran
Field of research: Mechanic, elasticity and rheology
Host: Prof. Dr. Manfred Wilhelm Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
  • Mahdi Yahyazadeh Balalami, Rasoul Zare, Reza Omidbaigi, Mohammad Faghih-Nasiri, Mahdi Abbasi: Control of Penicillium decay on citrus fruit using essential oil vapours of thyme or clove inside polyethylene and nano-clay polyethylene films. In: Journal of Horticultural Science & Biotechnology. 84, 2009, p. 403 - 409 [polyethylene film, nano-clay, fruit packaging].

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, Marco Ciminale, Raoul Gatto, Marco Ruggieri: Neutrality issue in the Polyakov-loop Nambu–Jona-Lasinio model. In: Physical Review D. 79, 2009, p. 034021-1 - 034021-8 [Color neutrality, Nambu--Jona-Lasinio model, Polyakov loop, QCD].

  • Hiroaki Abuki, Roberto Anglani, Raoul Gatto, Mario Pellicoro, Marco Ruggieri: Fate of pion condensation in quark matter: From the chiral limit to the physical pion mass. In: Physical Review D. 79, 2009, p. 034032-1 - 034032-6 [Pion condensation, QCD, quark mass, chiral symmetry].

Afonin, Dr. Sergey

St. Petersburg State University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Particle physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Maxim Polyakov Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Sergey Afonin: AdS/QCD models describing a finite number of excited mesons with Regge spectrum. In: Phys. Lett.. B675, 2009, p. 54 - 58.

  • Sergey Afonin: Regge spectrum from holographic models inspired by OPE. In: Phys.Lett.. B678, 2009, p. 477 - 480.

  • Sergey Afonin: Weinberg like sum rules revisited (review). In: PMC Physics. A3, 2009, p. 1 - 29.

Anappara Akhileswaran, Dr. Aji

National Institute of Technology Calicut, India
Field of research: Solid state physics: thermal and mechanical properties
Host: Prof. Dr. Alfred Leitenstorfer Universität Konstanz
  • G. Günter, A. A. Anappara, J. Hees, A. Sell, G. Biasiol, L. Sorba, S. De Liberato, C. Ciuti, A. Tredicucci, A. Leitenstorfer, R. Huber: Sub-cycle switch-on of ultrastrong light-matter interaction. In: Nature. 458, 2009, p. 178 - 181 [light-matter interaction, microcavity, polaritons, intersubband, quantum wells].

  • A. A. Anappara, S. De. Liberato, A. Tredicucci, C. Ciuti, G. Biasiol, L. Sorba, F. Beltram: Signatures of the ultrastrong light-mater coupling regime. In: Phys. Rev. B (Rapid Communication). 79, 2009.

Bakonyi, Prof. Dr. Imre

Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary
Field of research: Solid state physics: electrical, magnetic, optical properties
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Voitländer Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • J. García-Torres, L. Péter, Á. Révész, L. Pogány, I. Bakonyi: Preparation and giant magnetoresistance in electrodeposited Co-Ag/Ag multilayers. In: Thin Solid Films 517, 6081-6090 (2009). 517, 2009, p. 6081 - 6090 [Magnetic/non-magnetic multilayers; giant magnetoresistance; electrodeposition].

Barisic, Dr. Neven

Institute of Physics, Croatia
Field of research: Experimental solid / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin Dressel Universität Stuttgart
  • D. Wu, N. Barišić, N. Drichko, S. Kaiser, A. Faridian, M. Dressel, S. Jiang, Z. Ren, L. J. Li, G. H. Cao, Z. A. Xu, H.S. Jeevan, P. Gegenwart: Effects of magnetic ordering on dynamical conductivity: Optical investigations of EuFe2As2 single crystals. In: Phys. Rev. B. 79, 2009, p. 155103 [Iron-pnictides, Superconductivity,Optical conductivity].

  • M. S. Grbić, N. Barišić, A. Dulčić, I. Kupčić, Y. Li, X. Zhao, G. Yu, M. Dressel, M. Greven, and M. Požek: Microwave measurements of the in-plane and c -axis conductivity in HgBa2CuO4+δ : Discriminating between superconducting fluctuations and pseudogap effects. In: Phys. Rev. B . 80, 2009, p. 094511 [Pseudo gap, Superconducting fluctuations].

  • M. Baenitz, K. Lüders, D. Maurer, N. Barišić, Y. Cho, Y. Li, G. Yu, X. Zhao, M. Greven: Vortex Dynamics in Single Crystal Hg-1201. In: Physica C . 469, 2009, p. 1126 [Phase diagram, Superconductivity, Vortex].

  • B. Sipos, M. Duchamp, A. Magrez, L. Forró, N Barišić, A. Kis, J. W. Seo, F. Bieri, F. Krumeich, R. Nesper, G. R. Patzke: Mechanical and electronic properties of vanadium oxide nanotubes. In: J. Appl. Phys.. 105, 2009, p. 074317 [Nanotubes, Physical properties].

Bendounan, Dr. Azzedine

Universite de Nancy I, France
Field of research: Surface physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Friedrich Reinert Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg
  • J. Ziroff, P. Gold, Azzedine Bendounan, F. Forster, F. Reinert: Adsorption energy and geometry of physisorbed organic molecules on Au(111) probed by surface-state photoemission. In: Surface Science. 603, 2009, p. 354 - 358 [Angle resolved photoelectron spectroscopy, organic molecules, Adsorption, Au(111), Physisorption, Noble metals, NTCDA, PTCDA].

  • L. Moreschini, Azzedine Bendounan, I. Gierz, C. R. Ast, H. Mirhosseini, H. Höchst, K. Kern, J. Henk, A. Ernst, S. Ostanin, F. Reinert, M. Grioni: Assessing the atomic contribution to the Rashba spin-orbit splitting in surface alloys: Sb/Ag(111). In: Physical Review B. 79, 2009, p. 075424 - 075429.

  • L. Moreschini, Azzedine Bendounan, H. Bentmann, M. Assig, K. Kern, F. Reinert, J. Henk, C. R. Ast, and M. Grioni : Influence of the substrate on the spin-orbit splitting in surface alloys on (111) noble-metal surfaces . In: Physical Review B. 80, 2009, p. 035438 - 035443 [antimony alloys, bismuth alloys, copper alloys, Fermi level, photoelectron spectra, silver alloys, spin-orbit interactions, two-dimensional electron gas ].

Bhoje Gowd, Dr. Erathimmanna

National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology (NIIST), India
Field of research: Polymer physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Manfred Stamm Leibniz-Institut für Polymerforschung Dresden e.V.
  • B. Nandan, E. Bhoje Gowd, N. C. Bigall, A. Eychmüller and M. Stamm: Supramolecular Assemblies of Block Copolymers as Templates for Nanofabrication. In: Polymeric Materials: Science & Engineering. 100, 2009, p. 402 - 403 [Supramolecular assembly, Block copolymer, Nanodots].

  • K. Kumar, B. Nandan, V. Luchnikov, E. Bhoje Gowd, M. Stamm: Fabrication of Metallic Microtubes Using Self-Rolled Polymer Tubes as Templates. In: Langmuir. 25, 2009, p. 7667 - 7674 [Self-Rolled Polymer Tubes, Metallic microtubes, Polymer thin films].

  • E. Bhoje Gowd and M. Stamm: Highly ordered nanoporous thin films from block copolymer supramolecular assembly. In: Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering. 101, 2009, p. 1106 - 1107.

  • B. Nandan, E. Bhoje Gowd, N.C. Bigall, A. Eychmuller, P. Formanek, P. Simaon, M. Stamm : Arrays of Inorganic Nanodots and Nanowires Using Nanotemplates Based on Switchable Block Copolymer Supramolecular Assemblies. In: Advanced Functional Materials. 19, 2009, p. 2805 - 2811.

  • E. Bhoje Gowd, B. Nandan, M.K. Vyas, N.C. Bigall, A. Eychmuller, H. Schlorb, M. Stamm : Highly ordered palladium nanodots and nanowires from switchable block copolymer thin films. In: Nanotechnology. 20, 2009, p. 415302.

Binz, Dr. Benedikt

, Switzerland
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Achim Rosch Universität zu Köln
  • C. Pfleiderer, A. Neubauer, S. Mühlbauer, F. Jonietz, M. Janoschek, S. Legl, R. Ritz, W. Münzer, C. Franz, P. Niklowitz, T. Keller, R. Georgii, P. Böni, B. Binz, A. Rosch: Quantum order in the chiral magnet MnSi. In: J. Phys.: Condens. Matter . 21, 2009, p. 164215.

  • A. Neubauer, C. Pfleiderer, B. Binz, A. Rosch, R. Ritz, P. Niklowitz, and P. Böni: Topological Hall effect in the A-phase of MnSi. In: Phys. Rev. Lett.. 102, 2009, p. 186602.

  • S. Mühlbauer, B. Binz, F. Jonietz, C. Pfleiderer, A. Rosch, A. Neubauer, R. Georgii, P. Böni: Skyrmion lattice in a chiral magnet. In: Science. 323, 2009, p. 915.

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: Polymers in crowded environment under stretching force: globule-coil transitions. In: Physical Review E . 80, 2009, p. 051805 - 051805(10) [polymers; random walks; percolation; phase transitions; disorder ].

  • Viktoria Blavatska, Wolfhard Janke: Walking on fractals: diffusion and self-avoiding walks on percolation clusters. In: Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical . 42 , 2009, p. 015001 - 015001(18) [diffusion; polymer; random walks; percolation; scaling].

Bodrogi, Dr.-Ing. Peter Zsolt

University of Pannonia, Hungary
Field of research: Optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Tran Quoc Khanh Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • Peter Bodrogi, Zoltan Vas, Nils Haferkemper, Geza Varady, Christoph Schiller, Tran Quoc Khanh, Janos Schanda: Effect of chromatic mechanisms on the detection of mesopic incremental targets at different eccentricities. In: Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics. 00, 2009, p. 000 - 000 [adaptation, chromatic mechanism, contrast, detection, eccentricity, incremental target, mesopic, spectral sensitivity, visibility level].

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
  • Jaime Merino, Laszlo Borda, Pascal Simon: Toward a microscopic description of Kondo dimers on metallic surfaces. In: Europhysics Letters. 85, 2009, p. 47002 [magnetic impurities, STM spectra, Kondo model].

  • László Borda, Markus Garst, Johann Kroha: Kondo cloud and spin-spin correlations around a partially screened magnetic impurity. In: Physical Review B. 79, 2009, p. 100408 [singular Fermi liquid physics, Kondo screening].

Brauner, Dr. Tomas


Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Dirk Hermann Rischke Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
  • Petr Benes, Tomas Brauner, Adam Smetana: Dynamical electroweak symmetry breaking due to strong Yukawa interactions. In: Journal of Physics G: Nuclear and Particle Physics. 36, 2009, p. 115004-1 - 115004-10 [Dynamical electroweak symmetry breaking; Yukawa interaction; mass generation].

  • Hiroaki Abuki, Tomas Brauner, Harmen Warringa: Pion condensation in a dense neutrino gas. In: European Physical Journal C. 64, 2009, p. 123 - 131 [QCD phase diagram; pion condensation].

  • Tomas Brauner, Kenji Fukushima, Yoshimasa Hidaka: Two-color quark matter: U(1)_A restoration, superfluidity, and quarkyonic phase. In: Physical Review D. 80, 2009, p. 074035-1 - 074035-14 [two-color QCD; axial symmetry restoration; quarkyonic matter].

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 Bucior, Leonid Yelash, Kurt Binder: Molecular-dynamics simulation of evaporation processes of fluid bridges confined in slitlike pores. In: Physical Review E. 79, 2009, p. 031604-1 - 031604-12 [evaporation, molecular dynamics simulation, wetting, confinement].

Cassemiro, Dr. Katiuscia N.

American Physical Society, United States of America
Field of research: Electron and quantum optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Christine Silberhorn Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • K. Laiho, K. N. Cassemiro and Ch. Silberhorn : Producing high fidelity single photons with optimal brightness via waveguided parametric down-conversion. In: Optics Express. 17, 2009, p. 22823 - 22837 [Nonlinear optics, parametric processes; Coherent optical effects; Photon statistics.].

  • A. S. Coelho, F. A. S. Barbosa, K. N. Cassemiro, A. S. Villar, M. Martinelli, P. Nussenzveig: Three-Color Entanglement. In: Science. 326, 2009, p. 823 - 826 [Entanglement, continuous variables, optical parametric oscillator].

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
  • Matteo Cavalleri, K. Hermann, A. Knop-Gericke, M. Hävecker, R. Herbert, C. Hess, A. Oestereich, J. Döbler, R. Schlögl: Analysis of silica-supported vanadia by X-ray absorption spectroscopy: Combined theoretical and experimental studies. In: Journal of Catalysis. 262, 2009, p. 215 - 223.

  • Michael Hävecker, Matteo Cavalleri, Rita Herbert, Rolf Follath, Axel Knop-Gericke, Christian Hess, Klaus Hermann, Robert Schlögl: Methodology for the structural characterisation of Vx Oy species supported on silica under reaction conditions by means of in situ O K-edge X-ray absorption spectroscopy. In: PHYSICA STATUS SOLIDI B-BASIC SOLID STATE PHYSICS. 246, 2009, p. 1459 - 1469.

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, Chun Li, Min Chen, Toma Toncian, Ralph Jung, Oswald Willi, Yu-Tong Li, Wei-Min Wang, Shou-Jun Wang, Feng Liu, Alexander Pukhov, Zheng-Ming Sheng, and Jie Zhang: Strong terahertz radiation from air plasmas generated by an aperture-limited Gaussian pump laser beam. In: APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS. 94, 2009, p. 101502-1 - 101502-3 [Terahertz radiation, ionization current, laser plasma interaction].

  • M. Chen, A. Pukhov, T.P. Yu, Z.M. Sheng: Enhanced Collimated GeV Monoenergetic Ion Acceleration from a Shaped Foil Target Irradiated by a Circularly Polarized Laser Pulse. In: Physical Review Letters. 103, 2009, p. 024801-1 - 024801-4 [ion acceleration, laser plasma, pic simulation, radiation pressure, plasma accelerator].

  • X.Q. Yan, M. Chen, Z.M. Sheng, J.E. Chen: Self-induced magnetic focusing of proton beams by Weibel-like instability in the laser foil-plasma interactions. In: Physics of Plasmas. 16, 2009, p. 044501-1 - 044501-3 [ion acceleration, radiation pressure, instability, laser plasma].

  • T.P. Yu, Y.Y. Ma, M. Chen, F.Q. Shao, M.Y. Yu, Y.Q. Gu, Y. Yin: Quasimonoenergetic proton beam from ultraintense-laser irradiation of a target with holed backside. In: Physics of Plasmas. 16, 2009, p. 033112-1 - 033112-6 [ion acceleration, laser plasma, target structure, monoenergetic beam].

  • Igor Pogorelsky, Peter Shkolnikov, Min Chen, Alexander Pukhov, Vitaly Yakimenko, Paul McKenna, David Carroll, David Neely, Zulfikar Najmudin, Louise Willingale, Daniil Stolyarov, Elena Stolyarova, George Flynn: Proton and Ion Beams Generated with Picosecond CO2 Laser Pulses. In: AIP Conference Proceedings. 1086, 2009, p. 532 - 537 [ion acceleration, protrons. CO2 laser, spectrometer, graphene].

  • Min Chen, Alexander Pukhov, Xiao-Yu Peng, Oswald Willi, Zheng-Ming Sheng, and Jie Zhang : Terahertz radiation from the interaction of laser pulses with gas target. In: Proceedings of SPIE. 7359, 2009, p. 735912 -1 - 735912-6 [Terahertz radiation, PIC simulation, laser plasma interaction].

  • Z. M. Sheng, W. M. Wang, X. Q. Yan, M. Chen, J. Zhang, and J. E. Chen : Theoretical Studies on Intense Laser Produced Quasi-Monoenergetic Particle Beams. In: AIP Conference Proceedings. 1153, 2009, p. 189 - 200 [Laser plasma acceleration, laser wakefield, optical injection, proton acceleration, circularly-polarized light, quasi-monoenergetic, particle-in-cell simulation].

  • T.P. Yu, M. Chen, and A. Pukhov: High quality GeV proton beams from a density-modulated foid target. In: Laser and Particle Beams. 27, 2009, p. 611 - 617 [Circularly polarized laser; PIC simulation; Quasi-monoenergetic proton beam; ion acceleration, accelerator].

Chugreev, Dr. Alexey

Max-Planck-Institut für die Physik des Lichts, Germany
Field of research: Optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Philip St. John Russell Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Amir Abdolvand, Alexander Nazarkin Alexey Chugreev Clemens Kaminski Philip St.J. Russell : Solitary Pulse Generation by Backward Raman Scattering in H-2-Filled Photonic Crystal Fibers. In: PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS . 103 , 2009, p. 183902 [HYDROGEN; LASER; COMPRESSION ].

  • Alexey Chugreev Amir Abdolvand Alexander Nazarkin Johannes Nold Alexander Podlipenskii Philip St.J. Russell: Manipulation of coherent Stokes light by transient stimulated Raman scattering in gas filled hollow-core PCF. In: OPTICS EXPRESS. 17, 2009, p. 8822 - 8829 [LASER-PULSES; HYDROGEN ].

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)
  • Jared H. Cole, Lloyd C. L. Hollenberg: Scanning quantum decoherence microscopy. In: Nanotechnology. 20, 2009, p. 495401 [decoherence/quantum devices].

  • Rajib Rahman, Seung H. Park, Jared H. Cole, Andrew D. Greentree, Richard P. Muller, Gerhard Klimeck, and Lloyd C. L. Hollenberg: Atomistic simulations of adiabatic coherent electron transport in triple donor systems. In: Physical Review B. 80, 2009, p. 035302 [Atomistic simulation/quantum devices/single electron transport].

  • M. J. Testolin, J. H. Cole, L. C. L. Hollenberg: Modeling two-spin dynamics in a noisy environment. In: Physical Review A. 80, 2009, p. 042326 [Interacting spins/decoherence/quantum computing].

  • M. I. Makin, Jared H. Cole, Charles D. Hill, Andrew D. Greentree, Lloyd C. L. Hollenberg: Time evolution of the one-dimensional Jaynes-Cummings-Hubbard Hamiltonian. In: Physical Review A. 80, 2009, p. 043842 [Quantum optics/condensed matter].

  • D. Maclaurin, A. D. Greentree, J. H. Cole, L. C. L. Hollenberg, A. M. Martin: Single atom-scale diamond defect allows a large Aharonov-Casher phase. In: Physical Review A. 80, 2009, p. 040104(R) [NV center diamond/condensed matter/quantum mechanics].

  • L. T. Hall, J. H. Cole, C. D. Hill, L. C. L. Hollenberg: Sensing of Fluctuating Nanoscale Magnetic Fields Using Nitrogen-Vacancy Centers in Diamond. In: Physical Review Letters. 103, 2009, p. 220802 [NV center diamond/Nanoscale magnetometry/decoherence].

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
  • Ivo Pletikosic, Marko Kralj, Petar Pervan, Radovan Brako, Johann Coraux, Alpha T. N'Diaye, Carsten Busse, and Thomas Michely: Dirac Cones and Minigaps for Graphene on Ir(111). In: Phys. Rev. Lett.. 102, 2009, p. 156808.

  • Johann Coraux, Alpha T. N'Diaye, Martin Engler, Carsten Busse, Dirk Wall, Niemma Buckanie, Frank-J. Meyer zu Heringdorf, Raoul van Gastel, Bene Poelsema, and Thomas Michely: Growth of graphene on Ir(111). In: New J. Phys.. 11, 2009, p. 023006.

Dappiaggi, Prof. Dr. Claudio

Universita degli Studi di Pavia, Italy
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Fredenhagen Universität Hamburg
  • Claudio Dappiaggi Valter Moretti Nicola Pinamonti: Cosmological horizons and reconstruction of quantum field theories. In: Communications in Mathematical Physics. 285, 2009, p. 1129 - 1163 [quantum field theory over curved backgrounds, cosmology].

  • Claudio Dappiaggi, Valter Moretti, Nicola Pinamonti: Distinguished quantum states in a class of cosmological spacetimes and their Hadamard property. In: Journal of Mathematical Physics. 50, 2009, p. 062304-1 - 062304-38 [Quantum field theory over curved backgrounds, Cosmology].

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, G. Craven, E. Guler, D. Keating: Revivification of confinement resonances in the photoionization of A@C60 endohedral atoms far above thresholds. In: Physical Review A. 80, 2009, p. 035401(1) - 035401(3) [atoms, fullerenes, endohedral fullerenes/atoms, photoionization].

  • A.S. Baltenkov, V. K. Dolmatov, A. Z. Msezane, S. T. Manson : Fast charged-particle ionization of endohedral atoms: e+Ne@C60. In: Physical Review A. 79, 2009, p. 043201(1) - 043201(9) [atoms, endohedral fullerenes/atoms, electron impact ionization].

  • V. K. Dolmatov: Photoionization of atoms confined in spherical fullerenes. In: Advances in Quantum Chemistry. 58, 2009, p. 13 - 68 [atoms, endohedral fullerenes/atoms, photoionization].

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
  • Yuriy M. Azhniuk, Volodymyr M. Dzhagan, Yu.I. Hutych, Alexandra E. Raevskaya, Alexandr L. Stroyuk, Stepan Ya. Kuchmiy, Mykhailo Ya. Valakh, Dietrich R.T. Zahn: Growth and spectroscopic characterization of organic polymer-stabilized CdS nanoparticles. In: J. of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials. 11, 2009, p. 257 - 263 [Raman scattering, semiconductor nanoparticles, core-shell, phonons, CdS].

  • Volodymyr Dzhagan, Mykhailo Ya. Valakh, Joanna Kolny-Olesiak, Irina Lokteva, Dietrich R.T. Zahn: Resonant Raman study of phonons in high-quality colloidal CdTe nanoparticles. In: APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS. 94, 2009, p. 243101-1 - 243101-3 [Raman spectroscopy, semiconductor nanoparticles, phonons, CdTe].

  • Volodymyr Dzhagan, Irina Lokteva, Mykhailo Valakh, Olexandra Raevska, Joanna Kolny-Olesiak, Dietrich Zahn: Spectral features above LO phonon frequency in resonant Raman scattering spectra of small CdSe nanoparticles. In: Journal of Applied Physics. 106, 2009, p. 084318-1 - 084318-6 [Raman scattering, phonons, CdSe nanoparticles].

  • Volodymyr Dzhagan, Olexandra Rayevskaya, Olexandr Stroyuk, Stepan Kuchmiy, Dietrich Zahn: Resonant Raman spectroscopy of confined and surface phonons in CdSe-capped CdS nanoparticles. In: Physica Status Solidi C. 6, 2009, p. 2043 - 2046.

  • Volodymyr Dzhagan, Mykhailo Valakh, Olexandra Rayevskaya, Olexandr Stroyuk, Stepan Kuchmiy, Dietrich Zahn: The influence of shell parameters on phonons in core–shell nanoparticles: a resonant Raman study. In: Nanotechnology. 20, 2009, p. 365704-1 - 365704-6 [Raman scattering, core–shell nanoparticles, phonons, electron-phonon coupling].

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 and Masato Minamitsuji: Thick de Sitter brane solutions in higher dimensions. In: Phys. Rev. D . 79, 2009, p. 024001 [de Sitter brane, extra dimensions].

Efremov, Dr. Maxim A.

Universität Ulm, Germany
Field of research: Electron and quantum optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Peter Schleich Universität Ulm
  • Maxim A. Efremov, L. Plimak, B. Berg, M.Yu. Ivanov, W.P. Schleich: Efimov states in atom-molecule collisions. In: Phys. Rev. A. 80, 2009, p. 022714 [Efimov states, few-body problem, physics of cold atoms].

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
  • Jonathan Engle and Roberto Pereira: Regularization and finiteness of the Lorentzian LQG vertices. In: Physical Review D. 79, 2009, p. 084034 [loop quantum gravity, spin foams].

Estevez Rams, Prof. Dr. Ernesto

Universidad de la Habana, Cuba
Field of research: Crystallography
Host: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Donner Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • Estevez-Rams, A. Pentón Madrigal, J. Fidler: Estudio microestructural por microscopía electrónica de transmisión de materiales magnéticos nanocristalinos. In: Rev. Cub. Física. 26, 2009, p. 71 - 75 [TEM, intermetallics].

  • E. Estevez-Rams, R. González-Férez: On the concept of long range order in solids: the use of algorithmic complexity. In: Z. Kristallogr.. 224, 2009, p. 179 - 184 [crystallography].

  • H. Leon, E. Estevez-Rams: Magnetic dipolar interaction in ultrathin films: Structural and size effects. In: J. Magn. Magn. Mat.. 321, 2009, p. 2150 - 2159 [dipolar interaction, magnetism].

  • . H. León, E. Estevez-Rams: Dipolar local field in homogeneously magnetized quasi-two-dimensional crystals. In: J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys.. 42, 2009, p. 185012 [dipolar interaction].

Feng, Dr. Ping


Field of research: Experimental solid / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Oliver G Schmidt Leibniz-Institut für Festkörper- und Werkstoffforschung Dresden (IFW) e.V.
  • Ping Feng: Giant Persistent Photoconductivity in Rough Silicon Nanomembranes. In: Nano Letters. 9, 2009, p. 3453 - 3459 [Silicon Nanomembranes, Persistent Photoconductivity, Silicon-on-Insulater].

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, G. Cuniberti: Controlling the conductance and noise of driven carbon-based Fabry-Perot devices. In: APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS. 94, 2009, p. 222103 [carbon nanotubes, ac transport].

  • L. E. F. Foa Torres, G. Cuniberti: AC transport in carbon-based devices: challenges and perspectives. In: Comptes Rendus Physique. 10, 2009, p. 297 - 304 [carbon-based materials, carbon nanotubes, time-dependent transport].

Gasparov, Prof. Dr. Lev V.

University of North Florida, United States of America
Field of research: Solid state physics: electrical, magnetic, optical properties
Host: Prof. Dr. Gernot Güntherodt Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
  • L. Gasparov, A. Rush, T. Pekarek, N. Patel, H. Berger: Raman studies of doped magnetite above and below the Verwey transition. In: Journal of Applied Physics. 105, 2009, p. 07E109-1 - 07E109-3 [Raman, Verwey transition, magnetite.].

  • L.V. Gasparov, A. Rush, G. Güntherodt, H. Berger.: Electronic Raman scattering in Magnetite, Spin vs. Charge gap. In: Physical Review B. 79, 2009, p. 144303-1 - 144303-5 [Raman, magnetite, Verwey, spin ordering, charge ordering].

  • A.D. Rowan, C. Petersen, L. Gasparov: Hybrid density functional theory applied to magnetite: Crystal structure, charge order, and phonons. In: Physical Review B. 79, 2009, p. 205103-1 - 205103-18 [magnetite, hybrid density functional theory.].

Gendiar, Dr. Andrej

Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schollwöck Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
  • Andrej Gendiar, Roman Krcmar, and Michael Weyrauch: The large system asymptotics of persistent currents in mesoscopic quantum rings. In: Physical Review B. 79, 2009, p. 205118-1 - 205118-11 [Strongly-correlated fermionic system, Persistent current phenomena, Mesoscopic quantum rings, Quantum transport, Luttinger liquid, Density matrix renormalization group, Functional renormalization group, Exact diagonalization].

  • Andrej Gendiar, Roman Krcmar, Tomotoshi Nishino: Spherical Deformation for One-Dimensional Quantum Systems. In: Progress of Theoretical Physics. 122, 2009, p. 953 - 967 [Low-dimensional quantum systems, Finite-size effects].

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, Sebastian Schnur, and Axel Groß : Influence of water on elementary reaction steps in electrocatalysis. In: Faraday Discuss.. 140, 2009, p. 233 - 244.

Guo, Prof. Zong-Kuan

Chinese Academy of Sciences, People's Republic of China
Field of research: High energy physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Dominik J. Schwarz Universität Bielefeld
  • Zong-Kuan Guo, Dominik J. Schwarz: Power spectra from an inflaton coupled to the Gauss-Bonnet term. In: Phys. Rev. D. 80, 2009, p. 063523-1 - 063523-5 [inflation, cosmological perturbations, Gauss-Bonnet term].

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, Padma Kant Shukla and Bengt Eliasson: Nonlinear saturation of the Weibel instability in a dense Fermi plasma. In: Journal of Plasma Physics . 75, 2009, p. 251 - 258 [Quantum plasmas; Weibel instability; Fermi gas; Wigner-Maxwell system].

  • Fernando Haas Padma Kant Shukla: Quantum and classical dynamics of Langmuir wave packets. In: Physical Review E. 79, 2009, p. 066402-1 - 066402-9 [quantum plasma; quantum Zakharov system; collapsing localized solution; time-dependent variational method ].

  • Fernando Haas, Padma Kant Shukla: Article selected for the Virtual Journal of Ultrafast Science: Quantum and classical dynamics of Langmuir wave packets (Phys. Rev. E v. 79, p. 066402 (2009)). In: Virtual Journal of Ultrafast Science, v. 8, issue 7, July 2009. . 8, 2009, [quantum plasma; quantum Zakharov system; collapsing localized solution; time-dependent variational methods.].

  • Fernando Haas, Giovanni Manfredi, Padma Kant Shukla, Paul Antoine Hervieux: Breather mode in the many-electron dynamics of semiconductor quantum wells. In: Physical Review B, Condensed Matter and Materials Physics. 80, 2009, p. 073301-1 - 073301-4 [Quantum well; quantum hydrodynamic model; many-electron system; Rayleigh-Ritz method; breather mode.].

  • Fernando Haas, Padma Kant Shukla: Translating oscillatory sctructure in a plasma boundary. In: Physics of Plasmas. 16, 2009, p. 092107-1 - 092107-7 [Plasma surface wave; Gradov-Stenflo equation; Madelung decomposition; translating periodic structure.].

  • Fernando Haas, Antoine Claude Bret, Padma Kant Shukla: Physical interpretation of the quantum two-stream instability. In: Physical Review E. 80, 2009, p. 066407-1 - 066407-5 [Quantum plasma; two-stream instability; negative energy mode; quantum hydrodynamic model.].

Hao, Dr. Zuo-Qiang


Field of research: Optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Ludger Wöste Freie Universität Berlin
  • Zuo-Qiang Hao, Rami Salamé, Noëlle Lascoux, Estelle Salmon, Paolo Maioli, Jérôme Kasparian, Jean-Pierre Wolf: Multiple filamentation of non-uniformly focused ultrashort laser pulses. In: Appl. Phys. B. 94, 2009, p. 243 - 247.

  • Zuo-Qiang Hao, Jie Zhang, Xin Lu, Ting-Ting Xi, Zhe Zhang, Zhao-Hua Wang: Energy interchange between large-scale free propagating filaments and its background reservoir. In: J. Opt. Soc. Am. B. 26, 2009, p. 499 - 502.

  • Jie Zhang, Zuo-Qiang Hao, Ting-Ting Xi, Xin Lu, Zhe Zhang, Hui Yang, Zhan Jin, Zhao-Hua Wang, Zhi-Yi Wei: Self-organized propagation of femtosecond laser filamentation in air. In: Self-focusing: past and present. (Ed. Robert W. Boyd, Svetlana G. Lukishova, Y.R. Shen) New York: Springer, 2009, p. 323 - 347.

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
  • Matthias Ruf, Guido R. Mocken, Carsten Müller, Karen Z. Hatsagortsyan, and Christoph H. Keitel: Pair production in laser fields oscillating in space and time . In: Phys. Rev. Lett. . 102, 2009, p. 080402-1 - 080402-4 [pair production, strong field QED, Dirac equation, strong laser fields].

  • Carsten Müller, Carlus Deneke, Matthias Ruf, Guido R. Mocken, Karen Z. Hatsagortsyan, and Christoph H. Keitel : Lepton pair production in high-frequency laser fields . In: Laser Physics. 19, 2009, p. 791 - 796 [strong laser field, pair production, muon, XUV ].

  • Antonino Di Piazza, Karen Z. Hatsagortsyan, and Christoph H. Keitel: Strong signatures of radiation reaction below the radiation-dominated regime . In: Physical Review Letters. 102, 2009, p. 254802-1 - 254802-4 [radiation reaction, strong laser field, multiphoton Thomson scattering].

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: Stable Sarma State in Two-band Fermi Systems. In: Physical Review B. 79, 2009, p. 024511 [Sarma state, two-band superconductor, pairing with mismatch].

  • Lianyi He, Yin Jiang and Pengfei Zhuang: Quark and Gluon Condensates in Isospin Matter. In: Physical Review C. 79, 2009, p. 045205 [isospin matter, quark condensate, gluon condensate].

Hernando, Dr. Jorge

Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
Field of research: Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Martin Stutzmann Technische Universität München
  • Jorge Hernando, Simon Q. Lud, Paola Bruno, Dieter M. Gruen, Martin Stutzmann, Jose Antonio Garrido: Electrochemical impedance spectroscopy of oxidized and hydrogen-terminated nitrogen-induced conductive ultrananocrystalline diamond. In: Electrochimica Acta. 54, 2009, p. 1909 - 1915 [ultrananocristalline diamond, electrochemistry, impedance].

  • Javier Vázquez, Miguel Ángel Rivera, Jorge Hernando, Jose Luis Sánchez-Rojas: Dynamic response of low aspect ratio piezoelectric microcantilevers actuated in different liquid environments. In: Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering. 19, 2009, p. 015020-1 - 015020-9 [piezoelectric microcantilevers, vibrometry, liquid media].

Hong, Prof. Dr. Zi-Ruo

Yamagata University, Japan
Field of research: Solid state physics: electrical, magnetic, optical properties
Host: Prof. Dr. Karl Leo Technische Universität Dresden
  • Li-Min Chen, Ziruo Hong, Gang Li, and Yang Yang: Recent Progress in Polymer Solar Cells: Manipulation of Polymer:Fullerene Morphology and the Formation of Efficient Inverted Polymer Solar Cells. In: Advanced Materials. 21, 2009, p. 1434 - 1449 [polymer solar cells].

  • Li-Min Chen, Ziruo Hong, Gang Li, and Yang Yang: Recent Progress in Polymer Solar Cells: Manipulation of Polymer:Fullerene Morphology and the Formation of Efficient Inverted Polymer Solar Cells. In: Advanced Materials. 21, 2009, p. 1434 - 1449 [polymer solar cells].

  • Zi-Ruo Hong: Antenna effects and improved efficiency in multiple heterojunction photovoltaic cells based on pentacene, zinc phthalocyanine, and C60. In: Z. R. Hong, R. Lessmann, B. Maennig, Q. Huang, K. Harada, M. Riede, and K. Leo. 106, 2009, p. 064511.

Hou, Dr. Lu-Jing

ATB Financial, Canada
Field of research: Plasmaphysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Alexander Piel Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
  • L.-J. Hou and A. Piel: Trapped Particles by Large-Amplitude Waves in 2D Yukawa Liquids. In: Physics of Plasmas. 16, 2009, p. 053705 [plasma physics, particle trapping].

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, Maria Chekhova, Timur Iskhakov, Ling-An Wu: High-visibility intensity interference and ghost imaging with pseudo-thermal light. In: Journal of Modern Optics. 56, 2009, p. 422 - 431 [multi-photon interference, host imaging].

  • Timur Iskhakov, Maria Chekhova, Gerd Leuchs, : Generation and direct detection of broadband mesoscopic polarisation-squeezed vacuum. In: Phys. Rev. Lett.. 102, 2009, p. 183602-1 - 183602-4 [twin-beam squeezing, noise reduction, polarization squeezing].

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, Frank Einar Kruis, Shankhamala Kundu, Martin Muhler, Ralf Theissmann, and Marina Spasova: CO ppb sensors based on monodisperse SnOx : Pd mixed nanoparticle layers – insight into dual conductance response. In: Journal of Applied Physics. 105, 2009, p. 064312-1 - 064312-8 [Monodispersed nanoparticles, gas phase 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
  • Hironori Iwasaki, Alfred Dewald, Christoph Fransen, Adrian Gelberg, Matthias Hackstein, Jan Jolie, Pavel Petkov, Thomas Pissulla, Wolfram Rother, Karl-Oskar Zell: Low-lying neutron intruder state in 13B and the fading of the N=8 shell closure. In: Physical Review Letters. 102, 2009, p. 202502-1 - 202502-4 [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, R. Kolesov, V. Jacques, J. Beck, J. Tisler, A. Batalov, L. Rogers, N. B. Manson, G. Balasubramanian, F. Jelezko, and J. Wrachtrup: Excited-state spectroscopy of single NV defect in diamond using optically detected magnetic resonance. In: New Journal of Physics. 11, 2009, p. 013017 [magnetic resonance, NV defect, diamond].

  • V. Jacques, P. Neumann, J. Beck, M. Markham, D. Twitchen, J. Meijer, G. Balasubramanian, F. Jelezko, and J. Wrachtrup: Dynamic polarization of single nuclear spins by optical pumping of NV color centers in diamond at room temperature. In: Physical Review Letters. 102, 2009, p. 057403 [quantum register, NV defect, diamond].

  • G. Balasubramanian, P. Neumann, D. Twitchen, M. Markham, R. Kolesov, N. Mizuoschi, J. Isoya, J. Achard, J. Beck, J. Tissler, V. Jacques, P. R. Hemmer, F. Jelezko, and J. Wrachtrup: Ultralong spin coherence time in isotopically engineered diamond. In: Nature Materials. 8, 2009, p. 383 - 387 [coherence time, magnetometry, diamond].

  • A. Batalov, V. Jacques, F. Kaiser, P. Siyushev, P. Neumann, L. J. Rogers, R. L. McMurtrie, N. B. Manson, F. Jelezko and J. Wrachtrup: Low temperature studies of the excited-state structure of negatively charged Nitrogen-Vacancy color centers in diamond. In: Physical Review Letters. 102, 2009, p. 195506 [NV defect, diamond, spectroscopy].

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: Viscosity to entropy density ratio: violation of the lower bound at small temperatures. In: arXiv:0901.2802. 2009, [transport coefficients at low temperatures in relativistic field theories, quasiparticles and non-quasiparticle systems].

Jex, Prof. Dr. Igor

Czech Technical University, Czech Republic
Field of research: Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerd Leuchs Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Jaroslav Novotny Gernot Alber Igor Jex: Random unitary dynamics of quantum networks. In: Journal of Physics A. 42, 2009, p. 282003 - 282010 [quantum networks, quantum theory, dynamics].

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
  • Huiyinig Wen, Shichun Jiang, Yongfeng Men, Xuequan Zhang, Lijia An, Zhonghua Wu, Hiroshi Okuda: Synchrotron investigation on the sheared structure evolution of syndiotactic polypropylene crystallization process. In: JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS . 130, 2009, p. 164909 [ X-RAY-SCATTERING; ISOTACTIC POLYPROPYLENE; POLYMER CRYSTALLIZATION; ISOTHERMAL CRYSTALLIZATION; CRYSTAL-STRUCTURE; LIGHT-SCATTERING; SECONDARY CRYSTALLIZATION; ORIENTATION FLUCTUATIONS; CONFORMATIONAL-CHANGE; INDUCTION PERIOD ].

  • Shaoyong Huang, Shichun Jiang, Xuesi Chen, Lijia An: Dendritic Superstructures and Structure Transitions of Asymmetric Poly(L-lactide-b-ethylene oxide) Diblock Copolymer Thin films. In: LANGMUIR. 25, 2009, p. 13125 - 13132 [ATOMIC-FORCE MICROSCOPY; POLYMER-FILMS; BLOCK-COPOLYMERS; SINGLE-CRYSTALS; GROWTH-RATES; CRYSTALLIZATION; MORPHOLOGY; TEMPERATURE; INTERFACE; DYNAMICS ].

  • Xuhuang Chen, Guiqiu Ma, Jingqing Li, Shichun Jiang, Xubo Yuan, Jing Sheng: Study on morphology evolution and fractal character of the miscible blend between isotactic polypropylene and copolymer of ethylene and propylene. In: Polymer. 50, 2009, p. 3347 - 3360 [THERMOPLASTIC-ELASTOMER BLENDS; PHASE-STRUCTURE; POLY(CIS-BUTADIENE) RUBBER; TERNARY COMPOSITES; PP/PCBR BLENDS; POLYMER BLENDS; BEHAVIOR; COMPATIBILIZATION; CRYSTALLIZATION; SCATTERING ].

Johansson, Dr. Ann L. M.


Field of research: Laser physics, laser spectroscopy
Host: Dr. Herbert Stepp Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Beck T Stepp H Wittig R Schubert P Böhl M Sauer M Henkenjohann S Dürkop A Betz CS Johansson A: Quantitative fluorescence spectroscopy for the detection of cancer-specific enzymatic activity. In: Medical Laser Application. 24, 2009, p. 126.

  • Bergmann F Stepp H Metzger R Rolle U Johansson A Heide M Till H: Preliminary results: In vitro and in vivo evaluation of photodynamic techniques for the experimental treatment of human hepatoblastoma and neuroblastoma. In: Medical Laser Application. 24, 2009, p. 134 - 135.

  • Johansson A von Conta A Weick K Winter S Sroka R: Temperature dynamics in blood during light application at 980 and 1470nm. In: Medical Laser Application. 24, 2009, p. 140 - 141.

Juanico, Dr. Drandreb Earl

Technological Institute of the Philippines, Philippines
Field of research: Statistical physics and thermodynamics
Host: Prof. Dr. Erwin Frey Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • D.E. Juanico: Self-organized pattern formation in a diverse attractive-repulsive swarm. In: Europhysics Letters. 86, 2009, p. 48004-p1 - 48004-p5 [statistical physics; spatiotemporal pattern formation; self-organized systems].

  • D.E. Juanico: Herding tendency as an aggregating factor in a binary mixture of social entities. In: Ecological Modelling. 220, 2009, p. 3521 - 3526 [biological physics; statistical physics; self-organized systems].

Kanjilal, Prof. Dr. Aloke

Shiv Nadar University, India
Field of research: Surface physics

  • A. Kanjilal, L. Rebohle, M. Voelskow, W. Skorupa, M. Helm: Enhanced blue-violet light emission by inverse energy transfer to Ge nanocrystals via Er3+ ions in metal-oxide-semiconductor structures. In: Applied Physics Letters. 94, 2009, p. 051903-1 - 051903-3 [Ge nanocrystals, Er, EL].

  • A. Kanjilal, L. Rebohle, W. Skorupa and M. Helm: Correlation between the microstructure and electroluminescence properties of Er-doped metal-oxide semiconductor structures. In: Applied Physics Letters. 94, 2009, p. 101916-1 - 101916-3 [electroluminescence, TEM, MOS].

  • A. Kanjilal, L. Rebohle, N. K. Baddela, S. Zhou, M. Voelskow, W. Skorupa, and M. Helm: Probing the impact of microstructure on the electroluminescence properties of Ge nanocrystal enriched Er-doped SiO2 layers. In: Physical Review B - Rapid Communications. 79, 2009, p. 161302-1 - 161302-4 [Electroluminescence, Raman, XRD, RBS].

  • Aloke Kanjilal, Lars Rebohle, Matthias Voelskow, Wolfgang Skorupa, Manfred Helm,: Defect-engineered blue-violet electroluminescence from Ge nanocrystal rich SiO2 layers by Er doping. In: J. Appl. Phys. . 106, 2009, p. 026104.

  • A. Kanjilal, S. Tsushima, C. Götz, L. Rebohle, M. Voelskow, W. Skorupa, and M. Helm: The role of Ge-related oxygen-deficiency centers in controlling the blueviolet photo- and electroluminescence in Ge-rich SiO2 via Er doping. In: Journal of Applied Physics. 106, 2009, p. 063112-1 - 063112-4 [electroluminescence, photoluminescence, TEM, nanocrystals].

  • A. Kanjilal, L. Rebohle, S. Prucnal, M. Voelskow, W. Skorupa, and M. Helm: Temperature dependence of the crossover between the near-infrared Er and defect-related photoluminescence bands of Ge-rich Er-doped SiO2 layers. In: Physical Review B - Rapid Communications. 80, 2009, p. 241313-1 - 241313-4 [PL, Ge, Er, ].

Karachinskiy, Dr. Leonid Yakovlevich

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Field of research: Semiconductor physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Dieter Bimberg Technische Universität Berlin
  • T.Kettler, K.Posilovic, L.Ya.Karachinsky, P.Ressel, A.Ginolas, J.Fricke, U.W.Pohl, V.A.Shchukin, N.N.Ledentsov, D.Bimberg, J.Jönsson, M.Weyers, G.Erbert, and G.Tränkle: High brightness and ultra-narrow beam 850 nm GaAs/AlGaAs photonic band crystal lasers and uncoupled single-mode arrays. In: IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics. 2009, [high brightness, semiconductor laser arrays, semiconductor lasers, single-mode semiconductor lasers, photonic band crystal, high power lasers].

  • L.Ya.Karachinsky, I.I.Novikov, Yu.M.Shernyakov, N.Yu.Gordeev, A.S.Payusov, M.V.Maximov, S.S.Mikhrin, M.B.Lifshits, V.A.Shchukin, P.S.Kop’ev, N.N.Ledentsov, D.Bimberg: Quantum dot semiconductor lasers of the 1.3 mm wavelength range with the high temperature stability of the lasing wavelength (0.2 nm/K). In: Semiconductors. 2009, [semiconductor laser, tilted cavity laser, thermal shift of the lasing wavelength, quantum dots].

Karovic, Dr. Karol

Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia
Field of research: Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Günter Wilkening Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB)
  • Karol Karovic, G. Wimmer: Interval Estimators of the Centre and Width of a Two-Dimensional Microstructure. In: Measurement Science Review. 9, 4, 2009, p. 90 - 92 [confidence interval, evaluating of measured data, fitting by a regression line].

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
  • A. Kaestner, F. Grossmann, S. Krause , R. Schmidt, A. Kenfack and Jan M. Rost : Steering a Molecule into Dissociation via Vibrational Excitation. In: New Journal of Physics. 11, 2009, p. 083014-1 - 083014-7 [Hydrogen molecular ion, dissociation, ionisation, laser, vibrational excitation].

  • I. Barth, H.-C. Hege, H. Ikeda , A. Kenfack , M. Koppitz , J. Manz , F.Marquardt and G.K. Paramonov: Concerted Quantum Effects of Electronic and Nuclear Fluxes in Molecules . In: Chemical Physics Letters . 481, 2009, p. 118 - 123 [quantum dynamics simulation, coupled nuclear and electronic fluxes, observer surface, synchronicity, chemical bonds making and breaking].

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
  • S. Middelkamp, P.G. Kevrekidis, D.J. Frantzeskakis and P. Schmelcher: Matter-wave solitons in the presence of collisional inhomogeneities: perturbation theory and the impact of derivative terms. In: Physics Letters A. 373, 2009, p. 262 - 268 [bright solitons, dark solitons, nonlinear waves, BEC].

  • C. Wang, P.G. Kevrekidis, N. Whitaker, T.J. Alexander, D.J. Frantzeskakis, and P. Schmelcher: Spinor Bose-Einstein condensates in double well potentials. In: Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical. 42, 2009, p. 035201-1 - 035201-19 [Bose-Einstein condensates, double well potentials, spinors].

Kondratyev, Dr. Vladimir

Kiev National University - Taras Shevchenko -, Ukraine
Field of research: Theoretical nuclear physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Philippe Blanchard Universität Bielefeld
  • Vladimir Kondratyev, M.V. Zyzak, I.M. Kadenko: Synthesis and decay of nuclides in supernovae. In: Physics of Atomic Nuclei. 72, 2009, p. 1835 - 1839 [supernovae, nucleosynthesis].

Kono, Prof. Dr. Kimitoshi

, Japan
Field of research: Experimental solid / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Paul Leiderer Universität Konstanz
  • Hiroki Ikegami, Hikota Akimoto, and Kimitoshi Kono: Nonlinear Transport of the Wigner Solid on Superfluid 4He in a Channel Geometry. In: Physical Review Letters. 102, 2009, p. 046807 - 4 pages.

  • Denis Konstantinov, Mark I. Dykman2, Mike J. Lea, Yuriy Monarkha, and Kimitoshi Kono: Resonant Correlation-Induced Optical Bistability in an Electron System on Liquid Helium. In: Physical Review Letters. 103, 2009, p. 096801 - 4 pages.

  • Denis Konstantinov and Kimitoshi Kono: Novel Radiation-Induced Magnetoresistance Oscillations in a Nondegenerate Two-Dimensional Electron System on Liquid Helium. In: Physical Review Letters. 103, 2009, p. 266808 - 4 pages.

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
  • ALEKSANDER KRUPSKI: „Pb on Mo(110) surface studied by scanning tunnelling microscopy.”. In: Phys. Rev. B. 80, 2009, p. 0354241 - 0354245.

  • J. Haubrich, D. Loffreda, F. Delbecq, P. Sautet, ALEKSANDER KRUPSKI, C. Becker, K. Wandelt, : "Adsorption of ,-unsaturated Aldehydes on Pt(111) and Pt-Sn alloys: II. Crotonaldehyde.". In: Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 113, 2009, p. 13947 - 13967.

  • K. Kośmider, ALEKSANDER KRUPSKI, P. Jelinek, and L. Jurczyszyn,: „Atomic structure and electronic properties of Pb on Mo(110).”. In: Phys. Rev. B. 80, 2009, p. 1154241 - 1154247.

Kuipers, Dr. Jack Anton

University of Bristol, United Kingdom
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Richter Universität Regensburg
  • Cyril Petitjean, Daniel Waltner, Jack Kuipers, Inanc Adagideli and Klaus Richter: Semiclassical approach to the ac-conductance of chaotic cavities. In: Phys. Rev. B. 80, 2009, p. 115310.

  • Jack Kuipers: Semiclassics for chaotic systems with tunnel barriers. In: J. Phys. A. 42, 2009, p. 425101.

Kuznetsov, Dr. Arseniy

Data Storage Institute (DSI), Singapore
Field of research: Laser physics, laser spectroscopy
Host: Prof. Dr. Boris Chichkov Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V.
  • Arseniy I. Kuznetsov, Jürgen Koch, Boris N. Chichkov: Nanostructuring of thin gold films by femtosecond lasers. In: Applied Physics A. 94, 2009, p. 221 - 230 [laser-assisted nanotechnologies, thin films].

  • A. I. Kuznetsov, O. Kameneva, N. Bityurin, L. Rozes, C. Sanchez, A. Kanaev: Laser-Induced Photopatterning of Organic-Inorganic TiO2 Based Hybrid Materials with Tunable Interfacial Electron Transfer. In: Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 11, 2009, p. 1248 - 1257 [laser microstructuring, photochromism, photo-induced electron transfer].

  • A.I. Kuznetsov, J. Koch, and B.N. Chichkov: Laser-induced backward transfer of gold nanodroplets. In: Opt. Express. 17, 2009, p. 18820 - 18825 [laser materials processing, nanostructure fabrication, thin films, metals].

  • A.I. Kuznetsov, A. B. Evlyukhin, C. Reinhardt, A. Seidel, R. Kiyan, W. Cheng, A. Ovsianikov, and B.N. Chichkov: Laser-induced transfer of metallic nanodroplets for plasmonics and metamaterial applications. In: J. Opt. Soc. Am. B. 12, 2009, p. B130 - B138 [laser-induced transfer, metal nanoparticles, plasmons, metamaterials].

Kwapinski, Dr. Tomasz

Marie Curie-Sklodowska University, Poland
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Peter Hänggi Universität Augsburg
  • Tomasz Kwapinski, Sigmund Kohler, Peter Hanggi: Discontinuous conductance of bichromatically ac-gated quantum wires. In: Physical Review B. 79, 2009, p. 155315 [Quantum wires, quantum transport, electronic transport in mesoscopic systems].

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)
  • T. Bastin, C. Thiel, J. von Zanthier, L. Lamata, E. Solano, and G. S. Agarwal : Operational Determination of Multiqubit Entanglement Classes via Tuning of Local Operations. In: Phys. Rev. Lett.. 102, 2009, p. 053601-1 - 053601-4.

  • T. Bastin, S. Krins, P. Mathonet, M. Godefroid, L. Lamata, and E. Solano: Operational Families of Entanglement Classes for Symmetric N-Qubit States. In: Phys. Rev. Lett.. 103, 2009, p. 070503-1 - 070503-4.

  • Hamed Saberi, Andreas Weichselbaum, Lucas Lamata, David Pérez-García, Jan von Delft, and Enrique Solano: Constrained optimization of sequentially generated entangled multiqubit states. In: Phys. Rev. A. 80, 2009, p. 022334-1 - 022334-5.

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, G. Lang, F. Hammerath, D. Paar, K. Manthey, K. Koch, H. Rosner, N. J. Curro, G. Behr, J. Werner, N. Leps, R. Klingeler, H.-H. Klauss, F. J. Litterst, B. Büchner: Electronic properties of LaO_{1-x}F_xFeAs in the normal state probed by NMR/NQR. In: New Journal of Physics. 11, 2009, p. 035002 [superconductivity strong correlations iron pnictides NMR NQR].

Le Moal, Dr. Eric

Universite de Paris XI (Paris-Sud), France
Field of research: Surface physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Moritz Sokolowski Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Eric Le Moal, Mathias Müller, Oliver Bauer, Moritz Sokolowski: Misfit driven azimuthal orientation of NaCl domains on Ag(100). In: Surface Science. 603, 2009, p. 2434 - 2444 [Insulating thin films; NaCl; Ag(100); SPA-LEED; Azimuthal mosaicity; Higher-order commensurability ].

Lee, Dr. Won Bo

Sogang University, Republic of Korea
Field of research: Polymer physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Kurt Kremer Max-Planck-Institut für Polymerforschung
  • Won Bo Lee and Kurt Kremer: Entangled Polymer Melts:Relation between Plateau Modulus and Stress Autocorrelation Function. In: Macromolecules. 42, 2009, p. 6270 - 6276 [polymer melts].

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: Constraints on the nonuniversal Z' couplings from B ---> pi K, pi K* and rho K decays. In: Journal of High Energy Physics. 05, 2009, p. 056_1 - 056_23.

  • M. Beneke, T. Huber and Xin-Qiang Li: Two-loop QCD correction to differential semi-leptonic b--->u decays in the shape-function region. In: Nuclear Physics B. 811, 2009, p. 77 - 97.

  • M. Beneke, Xin-Qiang Li and L. Vernazz: Hadronic B decays in the MSSM with large tan(beta). In: The European Physical Journal C. 61, 2009, p. 429 - 438.

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
  • X. Lin, N. Nilius, H.-J. Freund, M. Walter, P. Frondelius, K. Honkala, H. Hakkinen: Quantum Well States in Two-Dimensional Gold Clusters on MgO Thin Films. In: PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS. 102, 2009, p. 206801 [METAL-CLUSTERS; BAND-STRUCTURE; OXIDATION; CATALYSTS; NOBLE ].

Liu, Dr. Ming-Hao

National Taiwan University, Republic of China (Taiwan)
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Richter Universität Regensburg
  • Ming-Hao Liu (劉明豪), Ching-Ray Chang (張慶瑞): Upstanding Rashba spin in honeycomb lattices: Electrically reversible surface spin polarization. In: Physical Review B. 80, 2009, p. 241304-1 - 241304-4 [Rashba effect; graphene].

Liu, Dr. Zhuhong

University of Science and Technology Beijing, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Experimental solid / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Mehmet Acet Universität Duisburg-Essen
  • Z. H. Liu, S. Aksoy, M. Acet: Influence of Sb on the magnetic and magnetocaloric properties of ferromagnetic shape memory alloy NiMnIn. In: J. Appl. Phys.. 105, 2009, p. 033913-1 - 033913-5 [ferromagnetic shape memory alloys, magnetocaloric].

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
  • K. Xia, M. Macovei, J. Evers, and C. H. Keitel: Robust coherent preparation of entangled states of two coupled flux qubits via dynamic control of the transition frequencies. In: Phys. Rev. B . 79, 2009, p. 024519/1 - 024519/9 [quantum circuits, qubits, concurrence].

  • M. Macovei, Y. Niu, Sh. Gong and C. H. Keitel: Correlated atomic population fluctuations via the environmental reservoir. In: Jr. of Modern Optics . 56, 2009, p. 704 - 709 [reduced quantum fluctuations, multparticle correlations].

  • Mihai A. Macovei, Xiao-Tao Xie: Two-photon cooling of a nonlinear quantum oscillator. In: Optics Communications. 282, 2009, p. 3930 - 3933 [quantum circuits, cooling, nonlinear oscillator].

  • X.-T. Xie, M. Macovei, M. Kiffner, C. H. Keitel: Probing quantum superposition states with few-cycle laser pulses. In: J. Opt. Soc. Am. B . 26, 2009, p. 1912 - 1917 [quantum superpositions, ultra short pulses, absolute phase].

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 and Oliver Gutfleisch : Effect of pressure on the magnetocaloric properties of nickel-rich Ni-Mn-Ga Heusler alloys. In: Journal of Applied Physics. 105, 2009, p. 073509 (1 - 6) [Magnetocaloric effect, Heusler alloys, Ferromagnetic shape memory alloys, Martensitic transition ].

Marinova, Prof. Dr. Krassimira

, Bulgaria
Field of research: Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Rainer Neugart Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
  • I. Angeli, Yu. Gangrsky, K. Marinova, B. Boboshin, S. Komarov, I. Ishhanov, V.Varlaamov: N and Z Dependence of Nuclear Charge Radii. In: J. Phys. G: Nucl. Part. Phys.. 36, 2009, p. 085102(1) - 085102(26) [isotopic and isotonic dependence of nuclear charge radii, new magic and double magic numbers].

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: Accuracy of bound-state form factors extracted from dispersive sum rules . In: Physics Letters . B671, 2009, p. 445 - 449 [Dispersive sum rules, form factors of bound states].

  • Dmitri Melikhov: Hadron form factors from sum rules for vacuum-to-hadron correlators. In: Physics Letters. B671, 2009, p. 450 - 455 [Form factors of bound states, nonperturbative dynamics].

  • Dmitri Melikhov, W.Lucha, S.Simula, : The effective continuum threshold in dispersive sum rules . In: Physical Review D. 79, 2009, p. 096001-1 - 096001-5 [Relativistic bound states, OPE, QCD sum rules].

  • Dmitri Melikhov, W.Lucha, H. Sazdjian, S.Simula, : Effective continuum threshold for vacuum-to-bound-state correlators . In: Physical Review D. 80, 2009, p. 114028-1 - 114028-6 [Light-cone expansion, hadron form factors].

Mikhaylova, Dr. Yulia

Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
Field of research: Optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Ferenc Krausz Max-Planck-Institut für Quantenoptik (MPQ)
  • Mikhail Fedorov, Julia Mikhailova, Petr Volkov: Gaussian modelling and Schmidt modes of SPDC biphoton states. In: Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics. 42, 2009, p. 175503 - 175513 [optical frequency conversion; optical phase matching; optical pumping; quantum entanglement; quantum optics; two-photon processes; wave functions].

  • Gruner, F.J.; Schroeder, C.B.; Maier, A.R.; Becker, S.; Mikhailova, J.M.: Space-charge effects in ultrahigh current electron bunches generated by laser-plasma accelerators. In: Physical Review Special Topics-Accelerators and Beams. 12, 2009, p. 020701 - 020712 [electron accelerators; electron beams; free electron lasers;].

Mirzaev, Prof. Dr. Sirojiddin Zaynievich

Uzbekistan Academy of Sciences, Uzbekistan
Field of research: Physics
Host: Dr. Udo Kaatze Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Ireneusz Iwanowski, Sirojiddin Zaynievich Mirzaev, Kazimierz Orzechowski, Udo Kaatze: Critical dynamics at the col point of the ternary system methanol-n-hexane-cyclohexane. In: Journal of Molecular Liquids. 145, 2009, p. 103 - 108 [critical demixing, dynamic scaling, ternary systems, ultrasonic attenuation, dynamic light scattering].

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)
  • Bernhard Weber, Holger Specht, Tobias Müller, Jörg Bochmann, Martin Mücke, David Moehring, Gerhard Rempe: Photon-Photon Entanglement with a Single Trapped Atom. In: Physical Review Letters. 102, 2009, p. 030501.

  • Holger Specht, Jörg Bochmann, Martin Mücke, Bernhard Weber, Eden Figueroa, David Moehring, Gerhard Rempe: Phase shaping of single-photon wave packets. In: Nature Photonics. 3, 2009, p. 469 - 472.

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 , H.Dietsch, L. Rubatat, A. Stradner, K. Matsumoto , H. Matsuoka and P. Schurtenberger : Synthesis & Characterization of novel functional electrosterically stabilized colloidal particles prepared by a strongly ionized amphiphilic block copolymer . In: Langmuir (Article). 25, 2009, p. 1940 - 1948 [Emulsion polymerizatio, Colloidal particles SANS Light Scattering TEM].

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 and Prasenjit Bose: Non-linear dielectric effect in the isotropic phase of antiferroelectric liquid crystals. In: Physica B. 404, 2009, p. 3401 - 3404 [Antiferroelctric liquid crystals dielectric effect phase transitions].

  • Asok Kumar Das and Prabir Kumar Mukherjee: Phenomenological theory of the direct isotropic to hexatic phase transition. In: Journal of Chemical Physics. 130, 2009, p. 054901-1 - 054901-5 [Liquid Crystals, hexatic phase, phase transitions].

  • Prabir Kumar Mukherjee and Kallol Sen: On a new topology in the phase diagram of biaxial nematic liquid crystals. In: J ournal of Chemical Physics. 130, 2009, p. 141101-1 - 141101-4 [Liquid crystals, phase transitions].

  • Prabir Kumar Mukherjee: Pressure effect on the rotator-II to rotator-I transition of alkanes. In: Journal of Chemical Physics. 130, 2009, p. 214906-1 - 214906-4 [Alkanes, rotator phases, phase transitions].

  • Prabir Kumar Mukherjee: Tricritical behavior of the smectic-A to smectic-C* transition. In: Journal of Chemical Physics. 131, 2009, p. 074902-1 - 074902-7 [Ferroelctric, liquid crystals, phase transitions, critical phenomena].

Naidyuk, Prof. Dr. Yuri

National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Ukraine
Field of research: Experimental solid / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Ludwig Schultz Leibniz-Institut für Festkörper- und Werkstoffforschung Dresden (IFW) e.V.
  • Yu. G. Naidyuk, G. Behr, N. L. Bobrov, V. N. Chernobay, S.-L. Drechsler, G. Fuchs, O. E. Kvitnitskaya, D. G. Naugle, K. D. D. Rathnayaka and I. K. Yanson: The Superconducting Gap Behavior in the Antiferromagnetic Nickel-Borocarbide Compounds RNi2B2C (R=Dy, Ho, Er, Tm) Studied by Point-Contacts Spectroscopy. In: Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 150, 2009, p. 052178-1 - 052178-4 [Antiferromagnetic Nickel-Borocarbide Compounds, Superconducting Gap, Point-Contacts Spectroscopy, Andreev reflection.].

  • Yu.G. Naidyuk, N.L. Bobrov, V.N. Chernobay, S.-L. Drechsler, G. Fuchs, O.E. Kvitnitskaya, D.G. Naugle, K.D.D. Rathnayaka, L.V. Tyutrina, and I. K. Yanson: Point-Contact Study of the Superconducting Gap in the Magnetic Rare-Earth Nickel-Borocarbide RNi2B2C (R= Dy, Ho, Er, Tm) Compounds. In: Nanoscale Phenomena: Fundamentals and Applications. (Ed. Horst Hahn, Anatoli Sidorenko, Ion Tiginyanu) Berlin Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2009, p. 21 - 28 [Rare-Earth Nickel-Borocarbide compounds, Superconducting Gap, Point-Contact Spectroscopy].

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: About universal scalings in double K-shell photoionization. In: J. Physics B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 42, 2009, p. 231003(1) - 231003(4) [Double K-shell photoionization, multicharged ions, neutral atoms, universal scalings ].

Nersisyan, Prof. Dr. Hrachya


Field of research: Plasmaphysics
Host: Dr. Günter Zwicknagel Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • H.B. Nersisyan, G. Zwicknagel: Binary collisions of charged particles in a magnetic field. In: Physical Review E. 79, 2009, p. 066405-1 - 066405-18 [Binary collisions, magnetic field, Monte Carlo simulations].

  • H.B. Nersisyan, A.K. Das: Interaction of fast charged projectiles with two-dimensional electron gas: Interaction and collisional-damping effects. In: Physical Review E. 80, 2009, p. 016402-1 - 016402-14 [Two-dimensional electron gas, stopping power, equipartition sum rule].

  • H.B.Nersisyan and D.A.Osipyan: Collisionless plasma expansion in the presence of a dipole magnetic field. In: Contributions to Plasma Physics. 49, 2009, p. 351 - 361 [Magnetized plasma, dipole magnetic field, shock waves, hybrid simulations].

Otani, Dr. Munehisa

Kyorin University, Japan
Field of research: Theoretical nuclear physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas Schäfer Universität Regensburg
  • Christoph Lehner, Munehisa Otani, Jacobus Verbaarschot, Tilo Wettig: Topology and chiral random matrix theory at nonzero imaginary chemical potential. In: Physical Review D. 79, 2009, p. 074016-1 - 074016-11 [QCD, Chiral symmetry, Random matrix theory].

Panero, Prof. Marco

Universita degli Studi di Torino, Italy
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Tilo Wettig Universität Regensburg
  • Melanie Pfeuffer, Gunnar S. Bali, Marco Panero: Fluctuations of the baryonic flux-tube junction from effective string theory. In: Physical Review D. 79(2), 2009, p. 025022-1 - 025022-8 [Lattice Gauge Field Theories, Confinement].

  • Marco Panero: Thermodynamics of the QCD plasma and the large-N limit. In: Physical Review Letters. 103, 2009, p. 232001/1 - 232001/4 [QCD, lattice, finite-temperature field theory, plasma, deconfinement, thermodynamics, AdS/CFT correspondence, expansions for large numbers of components].

Petitjean, Dr. Cyril

Universite de Liege, Belgium
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Richter Universität Regensburg
  • Philippe Jacquod, Cyril Petitjean: Decoherence, entanglement and irreversibility in quantum dynamical systems with few degrees of freedom. In: Advances in Physics. 58, 2009, p. 67 - 196 [decoherence; entanglement; quantum reversibility; fidelity; dynamical quantum chaos; semiclassical methods ].

  • Cyril Petitjean, D. Waltner, J. Kuipers, I. Adagideli and K. Richter, : Semiclassical approach to the ac-conductance of chaotic cavities. In: Phys. Rev. B,. 80, 2009, p. 115310 [chaos, electrical conductivity, mesoscopic systems, quantum theory, tunnelling].

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
  • T. Westerkamp, M. Deppe, R. Kuechler, M. Brando, C. Geibel, P. Gegenwart, A. P. Pikul, and F. Steglich: Kondo-cluster-glass state near a ferromagnetic quantum phase transition. In: Physical Review Letters. 102, 2009, p. 206404-1 - 206404-4 [ferromagnetic quantum critical point, non-Fermi-liquid behaviour, phase transitions, specific heat, CePd1-xRhx].

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
  • Oleg Krupin, Gustav Bihlmayer, Kristian Döbrich, Jose Emilio Prieto, Kai Starke, Serguei Gorovikov, Stefan Blügel, Steve Kevan and Günter Kaindl: Rashba effect at the surfaces of rare-earth metals and their monoxides. In: New Journal of Physics. 11, 2009, p. 013035-1 - 013035-18 [solid state physics, surface physics, surface magnetism, magnetic properties, thin epitaxial films, angle-resolved photoelectron spectroscopy, density functional theory calculations, rare earths, Tb, Lu, Y, surface monoxides].

Pugliesi, Dr. Igor

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU), Germany
Field of research: Laser physics, laser spectroscopy
Host: Prof. Dr. Eberhard Riedle Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • Christian Schriever, Igor Pugliesi, Eberhard Riedle: A novel ultra-broadband transient spectrometer with microsecond measurement range based on a supercontinuum fiber laser. In: Applied Physics B. 96, 2009, p. 247 - 250 [supercontinuum fiber laser, microsecond broadband spectroscopy].

  • Uwe Megerle, Igor Pugliesi, Christian Schriever, Christian F. Sailer, Eberhard Riedle: Sub-50 fs broadband absorption spectroscopy with tunable excitation: Putting the analysis of ultrafast molecular dynamics on solid ground. In: Applied Physics B. 96, 2009, p. 215 - 231 [femtosecond broadband transient spectrsocopy].

  • Henning Marciniak, Igor Pugliesi, Bert Nickel, Stefan Lochbrunner: Ultrafast singlet and triplet dynamics in microcrystalline pentacene films. In: Physics Review B. 79, 2009, p. 235318 [pentacene-films, ultrafast dynamics, femtosecond pump-probe spectrsocopy].

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, Bruno Masiero, Michael Vorländer: Channel separation of crosstalk cancellation systems with mismatched and misaligned sound sources. In: J. Acoust. Soc. Am.. 126, 2009, p. 1796 - 1806 [Channel separation, crosstalk cancellation, mismatched sound sources].

  • Bruno Masiero, Xiaojun Qiu: Two listeners crosstalk cancellation system modelled by four point sources and two rigid spheres. In: Acta. Acust. Acust.. 95, 2009, p. 379 - 385 [crosstalk cancellation, four point sources, two rigid spheres].

Radu, Dr. Eugen

Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg, Ireland
Field of research: Mathematical physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jutta Kunz Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg
  • Francisco Navarro-Lerida, Eugen Radu, D.H. Tchrakian : Non Abelian Chern-Simons-Higgs solutions in (2+1) dimensions. In: Physical Review D . 79, 2009, p. 065036.

  • Yves Brihaye, Eugen Radu : Einstein-Gauss-Bonnet black holes in de Sitter spacetime and the quasilocal formalism. In: Physics Letters B. 678, 2009, p. 204 - 212.

  • Ruben Manvelyan, Eugen Radu, D.H. Tchrakian: New AdS non Abelian black holes with superconducting horizons. In: Physics Letters B . 677, 2009, p. 79 - 87.

  • Yves Brihaye, Jutta Kunz, Eugen Radu : From black strings to black holes: Nuttier and squashed AdS(5) solutions . In: JHEP . 0908, 2009, p. 025.

  • Burkhard Kleihaus, Jutta Kunz, Eugen Radu: d greater than or equal to five static black holes with S**2 x S**(d-4) event horizon topology. In: Physics Letters B . 678, 2009, p. 301 - 307.

  • Burkhard Kleihaus, Jutta Kunz, Eugen Radu, Cristian Stelea: Harrison transformation and charged black objects in Kaluza-Klein theory . In: JHEP . 025, 2009, p. 0909.

Ratna, Dr. Debdatta

Naval Materials Research Laboratory, India
Field of research: Polymer physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jozsef Karger-Kocsis Technische Universität Kaiserslautern
  • T. Abraham, Debdatta Ratna, S. Siengchin and J. Karger-Kocsis : Structure and Properties of Poly(ethylene oxide)-Organoclay nanocomposites made via Melt Mixing. In: Polymer Engineering and Science. 49, 2009, p. 379 - 390 [Poly (ethylene oxide), nanoclay, nanocomposites, Rheology].

  • Debdatta Ratna, T. Abraham, S. Siengchin and J. Karger-Kocsis : Novel method of dispersion of multiwall carbon nanotube in poly (ethylene oxide) matrix mediated by dicarboxylic acid salts. In: Journal of polymer science part B Polymer physics. 47, 2009, p. 1156 - 1165 [Poly (ethylene oxide), carbon nanotube, nanocomposite, rheology, interfacial interaction].

Rayson, Dr. Mark James

Universität Basel, Switzerland
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jörg Neugebauer Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung GmbH
  • Mark James Rayson, Patrick Briddon: Highly efficient method for Kohn-Sham density functional calculations of 500-10,000 atom systems. In: Physical Review B. 80, 2009, p. 205104 [large-scale calculations, density functional theory, AIMPRO, Gaussian orbitals].

Rezaeian, Dr. Amir Hossein

Universidad Tecnica Federico Santa Maria, Chile
Field of research: High energy physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Andreas Schäfer Universität Regensburg
  • Yuri V. Kovchegov, Zhun Lu and Amir H. Rezaeian: Comparing AdS/CFT Calculations to HERA F_2 Data. In: Phys. Rev. D. 80, 2009, p. 074023 - 074034 [Gluon saturation, AdS/CFT, HERA, Color dipole model, structure function].

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
  • Brian J. Rodriguez, X. S. Gao, L. F. Liu, W. Lee, I. I. Naumov, A. M. Bratkovsky, D. Hesse, and M. Alexe: Vortex polarization states in nanoscale ferroelectric arrays. In: Nano Letters . 9, 2009, p. 1127 - 1131 [PFM, PLD, AAO, PZT, vortex, toroid, morphotropic phase boundary, FeRAM, piezoelectric surface, strain, novel polarization].

  • L. Feigl, S. J. Zheng, B. I. Birajdar, B. J. Rodriguez, Y. L. Zhu, M. Alexe, and D. Hesse: Impact of high interface density on ferroelectric and structural properties of PbZr0.2Ti0.8O3 / PbZr0.4Ti0.6O3 epitaxial multilayers. 42, 2009, p. 085305 [ferroelectric, domain, heterostructure, interface, piezoresponse, PFM, TEM, multilayers, strain, hysteresis, structure].

Rycerz, Dr. Adam

Jagiellonian University, Poland
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Richter Universität Regensburg
  • Adam Rycerz, Patrik Recher, and Michael Wimmer: Conformal mapping and shot noise in graphene. In: Physical Review B. 80, 2009, p. 125417.

Samsonov, Dr. Igor

Tomsk Polytechnic University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Olaf Lechtenfeld Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
  • Ioseph Buchbinder, Evgeny Ivanov, Olaf Lechtenfeld, Nikolay Pletnev, Igor Samsonov, Boris Zupnik: ABJM models in N=3 harmonic superspace. In: Journal of High Energy Physics. 03, 2009, p. 096 [supersymmetry, superspace, M-branes].

  • Ioseph Buchbinder, Evgeny Ivanov, Olaf Lechtenfeld, Nikolay Pletnev, Igor Samsonov, Boris Zupnik: Quantum N=3, d=3 Chern-Simons matter theories in harmonic superspace. In: Journal of High Energy Physics. 10, 2009, p. 075 [supersymmetry, superspace, effecive action].

Senthilkumar, Dr. Dharmapuri Vijayan

Bharathidasan University, India
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Kurths Universität Potsdam
  • Dharmapuri Vijayan Senthilkumar, Juergen Kurths and Muthusamy Lakshmanan: Inverse synchronizations in coupled time-delay systems with inhibitory coupling. In: Chaos. 19, 2009, p. 023107(1) - 023107(9) [Time-delay system, synchronization, inhibitory coupling].

  • Dharmapuri Vijayan Senthilkumar, Juergen Kurths, Muthusamy Lakshmanan: Stability of synchronization in coupled time-delay systems using Krasovskii-Lyapunov theory. In: Physical Review E. 79, 2009, p. 066208(1) - 066208(4) [Stability, Synchronization, Time-delay systems].

  • K. Srinivasan,,Dharmapuri Vijayan Senthilkumar, R. Suresh, K. Thamilmaran, and M. Lakshmanan: Experimental realization of strange nonchaotic attractors in a periodically pulsed electronic circuit. In: Int. J. Bifurcation Chaos. 19, 2009, p. 4131 - 4163 [Nonlinear Dynamics, Chaos].

Sharma, Dr. Anuj Kumar

National Institute of Technology Delhi, India
Field of research: Optics
Host: Dr. Gerhard Mohr Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  • Anuj Kumar Sharma, H. S. Pattanaik, Gerhard. J. Mohr: On the temperature sensing capability of a fiber optic SPR mechanism based on bimetallic alloy nanoparticles. In: Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics. 42, 2009, p. 045104-1 - 045104-7 [Plasmon; Temperature sensor; Fiber-optic; Alloy; Nanoparticle].

  • Anuj Kumar Sharma, R. Jha, H. S. Pattanaik, and Gerhard J. Mohr: Design considerations for surface plasmon resonance based fiber-optic detection of human blood-group. In: Journal of Biomedical Optics. 14, 2009, p. 064041-1 - 064041-6 [Blood-group sensor; Plasmon; Optical Fiber; Sensitivity].

Sheka, Prof. Dr. Denys D.

Kiev National University - Taras Shevchenko -, Ukraine
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Franz G. Mertens Universität Bayreuth
  • Volodymyr P. Kravchuk, Yuri Gaididei, Denis D. Sheka: Nucleation of a vortex-antivortex pair in the presence of an immobile magnetic vortex. In: Physical Review B. 80, 2009, p. 100405(R) [Magnetic vortex, vortex dynamics, nanomagnetism].

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, R. C. Budhani, and A. K. Gupta: Polaronic pseudogap in the metallic phase of La0:625Ca0:375MnO3 thin films. In: J. Phys.: Condens. Matter. 21, 2009, p. 355001 [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: Four-Wave Mixing with femtosecond pulses. In: Physica Scripta T. 135, 2009, p. 014037-1 - 014037-3.

  • Ticijana Ban, Damir Aumiler, Silvije Vdović, Nataša Vujičić, Hrvoje Skenderović, and G. Pichler: Coherent population dynamics in rubidium atoms excited by resonant 0π pulses . In: Physical Review A. 80, 2009, p. 023425.

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.L. Stepanov: Laser annealing of composite materials with metal nanoparticles. In: High-Rower and Femtosecond Lasers. (Ed. Paul-Henri Barret, Michael Palmer) New York: NOVA Science Publishers, Inc, 2009, p. 27 - 70 [metal nanoparticles, ion implantation. laser annealing].

  • A.I. Ryasnyansky, B. Palpant, S. Debrus, U. Pal, A.L. Stepanov: Nonlinear optical properties of gold nanoparticles dispersed in different optically transparent matrices. In: Physics of Solid State . 51, 2009, p. 55 - 60 [nonlinear optics, metal nanoparticles].

  • A.L. Stepanov, Valeev V.F., Nuzhdin V.I., Faizrakhmanov I.A.: Laser annealing of silica glass with ion-synthesized copper nanoparticles. In: Physics of the Solid State . 51, 2009, p. 1912 - 1918 [metal nanoparticles, laser annelaing].

  • A.L. Stepanov: Fabrication of metal nanoparticles in polymer by ion implantation. In: Nanostructured materials for advanced technological applications. In: Nanostructured materials for advanced technological applications. NATO Science for Peace and Security Series – B: Physics and Biophysics.. (Ed. Johann Peter Reithmaier, Plamen Petkov, Willhelm Kulisch, Cyril Popov) Berlin: Springer, 2009, p. 153 - 162 [metal nanoparticles, ion implantation, polymer].

  • A.L. Stepanov, R. Kiyan, C. Reinhardt, A. Seidel, S. Passinger, B.N. Chichkov: Rapid laser prototyping of polymer based nanoplasmonic components. In: Nanostructured materials for advanced technological applications. NATO Science for Peace and Security Series – B: Physics and Biophysics. (Ed. Johann Peter Reithmaier, Plamen Petkov, Willhelm Kulisch, Cyril Popov) Berlin: Springer, 2009, p. 163 - 171 [plasmonics].

  • A.L. Stepanov, Kreibug U., Reinholdt A., Faizrakhmanov I.A: Synthesis of nanostructured yttrium with the use of cluster beams and invistigation of the optical and electrical properties of yttrium hydride species. In: Physics of the Solid State . 51, 2009, p. 1619 - 1625 [yttrium nanoparticles].

  • А.Л. Степанов, В.Ф. Валеев, В.И. Нуждин, В.В. Базаров, И.А. Файзрахманов: Excimer laser-assisted annealing of silicate glass with ion-sythesised silver nanoparticles. In: Tech. Phys. . 54, 2009, p. 1504 - 1510 [metal nanoparticles, laser annealing].

  • A.L. Stepanov, Valeev V.F., Osin Yu.N., Nuzhdin V.I., Faizrakhmanov I.A.: Formation of silver nanoparticles during deposition onto viscous-fluid epoxy resin. In: Tech. Phys. . 54, 2009, p. 997 - 1001 [metal nanoparticles, epoxy].

  • A.L. Stepanov, R.I. Khaibullin, Valeev V.F., Osin Yu.N., Nuzhdin V.I., Faizrakhmanov I.A.: Ion synthesis of silver nanoparticles in viscous-fluid epoxy resin. In: Tech. Phys. . 54, 2009, p. 1162 - 1167 [ion implantation, metal nanoparticles, expoxy].

Stoilova, Prof. Dr. Nedialka Ilieva

Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Heinz-Dietrich Doebner Technische Universität Clausthal
  • R. Chakrabarti, N.I. Stoilova and J. Van der Jeugt: Representations of the orthosymplectic Lie superalgebra osp(1|4) and paraboson coherent states. In: J. Phys. A. 42, 2009, p. 085207(16pp) [Mathematical Physics].

Sulkowski, Dr. habil. Piotr

University of Warsaw, Poland
Field of research: High energy physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Albrecht Klemm Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Robbert Dijkgraaf, Lotte Hollands, Piotr Sułkowski: Quantum Curves and D-modules. In: JHEP . 0911, 2009, p. 047 [Quantum curves, Matrix models, Topological strings, Seiberg-Witten theory, D-modules].

  • Albrecht Klemm, Piotr Sulkowski: Seiberg-Witten theory and matrix models. In: Nucl. Phys. B. 819, 2009, p. 400 - 430 [Matrix models, supersymmetric gauge theory, topological strings].

  • Piotr Sulkowski: Matrix models for 2* theories. In: Phys. Rev. D arXiv: 0904.3064 [hep-th]. 80, 2009, p. 086006 - 086015 [Matrix models, supersymmetric gauge theory, topological strings].

  • Joanna I. Sulkowska, Piotr Sulkowski, Jose N. Onuchic: Dodging the crisis in protein folding with knots. In: PNAS. 106, 2009, p. 3119 - 3124 [Protein folding, knots, coarse grained models].

  • Joanna I. Sulkowska, Piotr Sulkowski, Piotr Szymczak, Marek Cieplak: Stretching the knotted protein YibK and its unknotted construct. In: Proceedings of the conference on “Knots and soft-matter physics”. 2009, [Protein stretching, knots, coarse grained models].

  • Joanna Sulkowska, Piotr Sulkowski, Jose Onuchic: Jamming proteins with slipknots and their free energy landscape. In: Phys. Rev. Lett.. 103, 2009, p. 268103 - 268106 [Proteins, knots, slipknot, topology].

Tiginyanu, Prof. Dr. Ivan

Technical University of Moldova, Moldavia
Field of research: Solid state physics: electrical, magnetic, optical properties
Host: Prof. Dr. Hans L. Hartnagel Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • Eduard Monaico, Petru Tighineanu, Sergiu Langa, Hans L. Hartnagel, and Ion Tiginyanu: ZnSe-based conductive nanotemplates for nanofabrication. In: Physica Status Solidi - Rapid Research Letters. 3, 2009, p. 97 - 99 [Nanotemplate, nanofabrication, electrochemical pulsed deposition, wide-band-gap semiconductor, ZnSe].

Trudel, Prof. Dr. Simon

University of Calgary, Canada
Field of research: Solid state physics: electrical, magnetic, optical properties
Host: Prof. Dr. Burkard Hillebrands Technische Universität Kaiserslautern
  • Oksana Gaier, Jaroslav Hamrle, Simon Trudel, Burkard Hillebrands, Horst Schneider and Gerhard Jakob: Exchange stiffness in the Co2FeSi Heusler compound. In: Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics. 42, 2009, p. 232001 [Brillouin light scattering, exchange, Heusler compounds].

Ujsaghy, Prof. Dr. Orsolya

, Hungary
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Dietrich E. Wolf Universität Duisburg-Essen
  • Matias Zilly, Orsolya Ujsághy, Dietrich E. Wolf: Statistical model for the effects of dephasing on transport properties of large samples. In: European Physical Journal B. 68, 2009, p. 237 - 246 [mesoscopic transport, conductance, dephasing, localization].

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.
  • Dirk Romeis, Zoryana Usatenko: Polymer chains in confined geometries:Massive field theory approach. In: Phys.Rev.E. 80, 2009, p. 041802-1 - 041802-14 [polymer solutions, renormalization].

  • D. Romeis, Z. Usatenko : Massive field theory approach for polymer chains in confined geometries. In: AIP Conference Proceedings . 1198, 2009, p. 144 - 155 [Polymer chains, thin films, renormalization field theory ].

Villar, Dr. Alessandro

American Physical Society, United States of America
Field of research: Electron and quantum optics
Host: Prof. Dr. Gerd Leuchs Max-Planck-Institut für die Physik des Lichts
  • AS Coelho, FAS Barbosa, KN Cassemiro, AS Villar, M Martinelli, P Nussenzveig,: Three-Color Entanglement. In: Science. 326, 2009, p. 823 - 826 [entanglement, continuous-variables, sudden death, optical parametric oscillator, three-color entanglement].

Vincent, Dr. Uchechukwu E.

Redeemer's University, Nigeria
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Dieter Mayer Technische Universität Clausthal
  • R. Guo, U. E. Vincent, A. B. Idowu: Synchronization of chaos in RCL-shunted Josephson junctions using a simple adaptive controller. In: Physica Scripta. 79, 2009, p. 0358011 - 0358016 [Synchronization, Josephson-junctions, Adaptive Control].

  • Uchechukwu E. Vincent, Rongwei Guo: A simple Adaptive Control for Full and Reduced-Order Synchronization of Uncertain time-varying Chaotic systems. In: Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation. 14, 2009, p. 3925 - 3932 [Chaos; Synchronization; Adaptive control; Time-varying systems].

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, Ivan P. Jordanov, Zlatinka Dimitrova: On nonlinear dynamics of interacting populations. Coupled kink waves in a system of two populations. In: Communications in NonlinearScience and Numerical Simulations. 14, 2009, p. 2379 - 2388 [population dynamics, migration nonlinear waves, coupled kinks].

  • Nikolay Kolev Vitanov, Norbert Hoffmann: On probability of rogue waves in the North sea. In: Proceedings of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. 62, 2009, p. 185 - 191 [rogue waves, extreme events theory weibull distrubution].

  • Nikolay Kolev Vitanov: Bounds for heat transport in rapidly rotating fluid layer. In: Proceedings of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. 62, 2009, p. 709 - 716 [optimum theory of turbulence, thermal convection, upper bounds on Nusselt number].

  • Nikolay Kolev Vitanov: The elite and its education. In: Science (Sofia). 19, 2009, p. 73 - 75 [elite, education].

  • Katheleen Ashenfelter, Jennifer Waddel, Steven Boker, Nikolay Kolev Vitanov: Spatiotemporal symmetry and multifractal structure of head movements during diadic conversation. In: Journal of Experimantal Psychology: Human Prception and Performance. 35, 2009, p. 1072 - 1091 [biomechanics, head movements, multifractal characteristics, wavelets, Hoelder exponent].

  • Nikolay Kolev Vitanov: Optimum theory of turbulence: Ideas, methods and results. In: Journal of Theoretical and Applied mechanics. 39 Nr. 3, 2009, p. 31 - 62 [optimum theory of turbulence, invited review].

  • Nikolay Kolev Vitanov, Ivan P. Jordanov, Zlatinka I. Dimitrova: On nonlinear population waves. In: Applied Mathematics and Computatuion. 215, 2009, p. 2950 - 2964 [population dynamics, reaction - diffusion system , Dimitrova - Vitanov model of interacting population, biological invasions, spatial population waves].

  • Nikolay Kolev Vitanov: Bounds for heat transport for convection in rotating fluid layer. In: Journal of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics. 39, 2009, p. 11 - 20 [convective heat transfer, rotating fluid, turbulence, optimum theory of turbulence].

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, Min Liu, Yongxu Yang: Heavy-ion fusion and scattering with Skryme energy density functional. In: SCIENCE CHINA Physics, Mechanics & Astronomy (Science in China Series G). 52, 2009, p. 1554 - 1573 [nuclear reaction, superheavy nuclei, fusion, fission, elastic scattering].

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
  • R. Shan, H. Sukegawa, W. H. Wang, M. Kodzuka, T. Furubayashi, T. Ohkubo, S. Mitani, K. Inomata and K. Hono: Demonstration of half-metallicity in Fermi-level-tuned heusler alloy Co2FeAl0.5Si0.5 at room temperature. In: Physical Review Letters. 102, 2009, p. 246601.

  • W. H. Wang, H. Sukegawa, R. Shan, S. Mitani, and K. Inomata: Giant tunneling magnetoresistance up to 330% at room temperature in sputter deposited Co2FeAl/MgO/CoFe magnetic tunnel junctions. In: Applied Physics Letter. 95, 2009, p. 182502 [Half metal, Heusler alloys].

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, Yoshiaki Kanamori, Takashi Sasaki and Kazuhiro Hane : Design and fabrication of freestanding pitch-variable blazed gratings on a silicon-on-insulator wafer. In: J. Micromech. Microeng.. 19, 2009, p. 025019 [tunable blazed grating, MEMS actuator, silicon on insulator].

  • Yongjin Wang, Yoshiaki Kanamori, and Kazuhiro Hane : Pitch-variable blazed grating consisting of freestanding silicon beams. In: Optics Express. 17, 2009, p. 4419 - 4426 [ rigorous coupled-wave analysis, tunable blazed grating, MEMS optics].

  • Yongjin Wang, Yoshiaki Kanamori, Jiasheng Ye, Hidehisa Sameshima, and Kazuhiro Hane : Fabrication and characterization of nanoscale resonant gratings on thin silicon membrane. In: Optics Express. 17, 2009, p. 4938 - 4943 [resonant grating, fast atom beam etching].

  • Yongjin Wang, Fangren Hu, Masashi Wakui, Kazuhiro Hane: Freestanding circular GaN grating fabricated by fast-atom beam etching. In: Applied Physics A: Materials Science & Processing. 97, 2009, p. 39 - 43 [Freestanding GaN grating, Fast-atom beam etching].

  • Yongjin Wang, Fangren Hu, Masashi Wakui, and Kazuhiro Hane: Freestanding GaN Resonant Gratings at Telecommunication Range. In: IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 21, 2009, p. 1184 - 1186 [resonant grating, freestanding GaN slab, fast-atom beam etching].

  • Yongjin Wang, Yoshiaki Kanamori, Kazuhiro Hane: PITCH-VARIABLE MEMS GRATING WITH 4-LEVEL BLAZED SURFACE. In: Transducers 2009. 2009, p. 1345 - 1348 [blazed grating, MEMS, SOI].

Warringa, Dr. Harmen J.


Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Dirk Hermann Rischke Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
  • Dmitri E. Kharzeev, Harmen J. Warringa: Chiral Magnetic conductivity . In: Phys. Rev. D.. 80, 2009, p. 034028.

Weng, Dr. Su-Ming

Shanghai Jiao Tong University, People's Republic of China
Field of research: Plasmaphysics
Host: Prof. Dr. Hartmut Ruhl Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Su-Ming Weng, Zheng-Ming Sheng, and Jie Zhang : Inverse bremsstrahlung absorption with nonlinear effects of high laser intensity and non-Maxwellian distribution. In: Phys. Rev. E. 80, 2009, p. 056406-1 - 056406-5 [laser-plasma interaction, inertial confinement fusion, collisional absorption, inverse bremsstrahlung absorption, electron distribution function, Fokker-Planck simulation.].

  • Su-Ming Weng, Zheng-Ming Sheng, Jie Zhang: Generation of plasma current under arbitrary strong direct current electric field. In: Acta Physica Sinica. 58, 2009, p. 8454 - 8460 [plasma current, Spitzer’s law, electron distribution function, Fokker-Planck simulation].

Weymann, Prof. Dr. Ireneusz

Adam Mickiewicz University, Poland
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Jan von von Delft Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
  • M. Misiorny, I. Weymann and J. Barnaś: Spin effects in transport through single-molecule magnets in the sequential and cotunneling regimes. In: Physical Review B. 79, 2009, p. 224420.

  • P. Trocha, I. Weymann and J. Barnaś: Negative tunnel magnetoresistance and differential conductance in transport through double quantum dots. In: Physical Review B. 80, 2009, p. 165333.

Wu, Dr. Qihui


Field of research: Surface physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Klaus Wandelt Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Qihui Wu: Ultrathin Alumina Films as Nano-Templates for Metals Deposition. In: Current Nanoscience. 5, 2009, p. 58 - 68 [Ultrathin films, metal deposition, Al2O3].

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
  • Alexei A. Kornyshev, Aaron Wynveen: The homology recognition well as an innate property of DNA structure. In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 106, 2009, p. 4683 - 4688 [DNA, molecular recognition, DNA recombination].

  • Aaron Wynveen, Christos Likos: Interactions between planar stiff polyelectrolyte brushes. In: Physical Review E. 80, 2009, p. 010801 [Polyelectrolyte brushes].

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, Jian Li, Jun Fu, Yanchun Han: Super-hydrophobicity of silica nanoparticles modified with vinyl groups. In: Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects. 338, 2009, p. 15 - 19.

  • Longjian Xue and Yanchun Han: Autophobic Dewetting of a Poly(methyl methacrylate) Thin Film on a Silicon Wafer Treated in Good Solvent Vapor. In: Langmuir. 25, 2009, p. 5135 - 5140.

Yakhshiev, Dr. Ulugbek

Inha University, Republic of Korea
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Ulf-Gerrit Meißner Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH
  • Hyun-Chul Kim, Youngman Kim, Ulugbek Yakhshiev: Mesons and Nucleons From Holographic QCD in a Unified Approach. In: Journal of High Energy Physics. 0911, 2009, p. 034(1) - 034(15) [Holographic QCD].

Yan, Dr. Binghai

Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Physik fester Stoffe, Germany
Field of research: Theoretical solid state / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Thomas Frauenheim Universität Bremen
  • Kota Tomatsu, Binghai Yan, Masamichi Yamada, Kan Nakatsuji, Gang Zhou, Wenhui Duan, Fumio Komori: Flip motion of heterogeneous buckled dimers on Ge(001) by electron injection from STM tip. In: Surface Science. 603, 2009, p. 781 - 787 [Atomistic dynamics Scanning tunneling microscopy Germanium Tin Silicon].

  • Binghai Yan, Kota Tomatsu, Bing Huang, Andreia Luisa da Rosa, Gang Zhou, Bing-Lin Gu, Wenhui Duan, Fumio Komori, and Thomas Frauenheim: Structural and electronic properties of Ge-Si, Sn-Si, and Pb-Si dimers on Si(001) from density-functional calculations. In: PHYSICAL REVIEW B. 79, 2009, p. 235437 - 235437-6 [first-principles scattering potential atomic switch stm silicon Germanium Tin Lead].

  • Xiaolong Zou, Gang Zhou, Jia Li, Binghai Yan, Jian Wu, Bing-Lin Gu, and Wenhui Duan: Preparing spin-polarized scanning tunneling microscope probes on capped carbon nanotubes by Fe doping: A first-principles study. In: Applied Physics Letters. 94, 2009, p. 193106 - 193108 [spin-polarized scanning tunneling microscopy; carbon nanotubes; Fe;].

  • Binghai Yan, Chiyung Yam, Andreia Luisa da Rosa, and Thomas Frauenheim: Comment on “Valence Surface Electronic States on Ge(001)”. In: Phys. Rev. Lett.. 103, 2009, p. 189701 - 189701 [Germanium,Surface,Slab model,first-principles,valence band].

  • Kota Tomatsu, Kan Nakatsuji, Masamichi Yamada, and Fumio Komori* Binghai Yan, Chiyung Yam, and Thomas Frauenheim Yong Xu and Wenhui Duan: Local Vibrational Excitation through Extended Electronic States at a Germanium Surface. In: Phys. Rev. Lett. . 103, 2009, p. 266102 - 266105.

Yang, Prof. Dr. Hyun Seok

, Republic of Korea
Field of research: Theoretical Physics
Host: Dr. Harald Dorn Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • Hyun Seok Yang: Emergent Gravity from Noncommutative Spacetime. In: International Journal of Modern Physics A. 24, 2009, p. 4473 - 4517 [Emergent gravity; noncommutative field theory; Seiberg–Witten map].

  • Hyun Seok Yang: Noncommutative Electromagnetism As A Large N Gauge Theory. In: The European Physical Journal C - Particles and Fields. 64, 2009, p. 445 - 457 [Noncommutative Gauge Theory; Large N Gauge Theory; Emergent Gravity].

  • Hyun Seok Yang: Instantons and Emergent Geometry. In: Europhysics Letters. 88, 2009, p. 31002 - 31002 [Noncommutative field theory; Noncommutative geometry; Gauge/string duality].

Zalamai, Dr. Victor

Academy of Sciences of Moldova, Moldavia
Field of research: Semiconductor physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Heinz Kalt Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
  • V. V. Ursaki, V. V. Zalamai, I. M. Tiginyanu, A. Burlacu, E. V. Rusu, and C. Klingshirn: Refractive index dispersion deduced from lasing modes in ZnO microtetrapods. In: APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS. 95, 2009, p. 171101-1 - 171101-3 [lasing modes, ZnO, microtetrapods, photoluminescence].

  • V V Ursaki, V V Zalamai, A Burlacu, J Fallert, C Klingshirn, H Kalt, G A Emelchenko, A N Redkin, A N Gruzintsev, E V Rusu and I M Tiginyanu: A comparative study of guided modes and random lasing in ZnO nanorod structures. In: JOURNAL OF PHYSICS D: APPLIED PHYSICS. 42, 2009, p. 095106(1) - 095106(6) [random lasing, ZnO, nanorod, guided modes, ].

  • V.V. Ursaki, V.V. Zalamai, A. Burlacu, J. Fallert , C. Klingshirn, H. Kalt , G.A. Emelchenko, A.N. Redkin, A.N. Gruzintsev, E.V. Rusu, I.M. Tiginyanu: Guided mode lasing in ZnO nanorod structures. In: Superlattices and Microstructures. 46, 2009, p. 513 - 522 [ZnO, nanorods, guided mode].

  • V V Ursaki, V V Zalamai, A Burlacu, C Klingshirn, E Monaico and I M Tiginyanu: Random lasing in nanostructured ZnO produced from bulk ZnSe. In: SEMICONDUCTOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY. 24, 2009, p. 085017 (1) - 085017 (5) [ ZnO, ZnSe, random lasing].

  • V.V. Zalamai · V.V. Ursaki · C. Klingshirn · H. Kalt · G.A. Emelchenko · A.N. Redkin: Lasing with guided modes in ZnO nanorods and nanowires. In: Applied Physics B Lasers and Optics. 97, 2009, p. 817 - 823 [ZnO, nanorods, nanowires, guided modes].

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
  • Rong-Jun Zhang, Yi-Ming Chen et al.: Study and progress of Silicon luminescence. In: Chinese Journal of Lasers. 36, 2009, p. 269 - 275.

  • Se-Young Seo, Rong-Jun Zhang et al.: Far-field observation of the radial profile of visible whispering-gallery modes in a single microdisk based on Si-nanocrystal/SiO2 superlattices. In: J. Appl. Phys.. 106, 2009, p. 123102.

  • Rong-Jun Zhang, Yi-Ming Chen et al.: Influence of nanocrystal size on dielectric functions of Si nanocrystals embedded in SiO2 matrix. In: Appl. Phys. Lett.. 95, 2009, p. 161109.

  • Zhong-Hong Dai, Rong-Jun Zhang et al.: Optical properties of Zinc oxide films determined using spectroscopic ellipsometry with various dispersion models. In: J. Korean Physics Society. 55, 2009, p. 1227 - 1232.

  • Li X. L., Yang G.Q., Chen J., Zhang R. J , Zhou W. M., Liu Y. B., Zhang I., and Wang Q. K., : Enhanced light extraction from colloidal ZnO QD film by adding on photonic crystals using UV-Nanoimprint lithography. In: Surface Review & Letters. 16, 2009, p. 367 - 373.

  • Mao P. H., Zheng Y. X., Chen. Y. R., Cai Q. Y., Zhang R. J. and Chen L. Y.: Study of the new ellipsometric measurement method using integrated analyzer in parallel mode. In: OPTICS EXPRESS. 17, 2009, p. 8641 - 8650.

  • Sun Y., Chen X., Yue Y., Zhang R.J., and Dai N.: Flexible Aluminum Nanobowls for Alternative Preparation of Individual or a Small Number of Nanoparticles. In: CHEMICAL RESEARCH IN CHINESE UNIVERSITIES. 25, 2009, p. 143 - 146.

  • Sun Y. H., Zhang B., Dai N., Si J. X., Wu H. Z., Zhang R. J. and Chen L. Y.: Temperature-dependent optical properties of Pb1-xMnxSe films epitaxially grown on Zn0.04Cd0.96Te substrates. In: JOURNAL OF ALLOYS AND COMPOUNDS. 468, 2009, p. 34 - 39.

  • Wei-Jie Lu, Rong-Jun Zhang et al.: Design and realization of extansive optical thin film mapping measurement platform. In: Chinese Journal of Lasers. 36, 2009, p. 1555 - 1558.

  • Rong-Jun Zhang, Yu-Xiang Zheng et al.: The dispersion and attenuation measurement system for single mode optical fiber. In: Research and Exploration in Laboratory (in Chinese). 28, 2009, p. 29 - 31.

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
  • H. Christian Schewe, Bum Suk Zhao, Gerard Meijer, and Wieland Schöllkopf: Focusing a helium atom beam using a quantum-reflection mirror. In: New Journal of Physics. 11, 2009, p. 113030 [Atom Optics, Quantum Reflection, Mirror, Kirkpatrick–Baez].

Özyüzer, Prof. Dr. Lütfi

Izmir Institute of Technology, Turkey
Field of research: Experimental solid / condensed matter physics
Host: Prof. Dr. Paul Müller Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • L. Ozyuzer, Y. Simsek, H. Koseoglu, F. Turkoglu, C. Kurter, U. Welp, A. E. Koshelev, K. E. Gray, W. K. Kwok, T. Yamamoto, K. Kadowaki, Y. Koval, H. B. Wang and P. Muller: Terahertz wave emission from intrinsic Josephson junctions in high-Tc superconductors. In: Supercond. Sci. Technol. . 22, 2009, p. 114009 [Terahertz Emission, Josephson Junctions, Superconductivity].