Staff

 

Team leader

  Name Contakt
TaubnerUniversitätsprofessor
Dr. rer. nat. Thomas Taubner
Phone: +49 241 80 20260
Fax: Fax: +49 241 80-620260
 

Scientific Assistance

  Name Contact
Portrait - JungPhD student
Lena Jung M. Sc. RWTH
Phone: +49 241 80 20267
Martin_LewinPhD student
Martin Lewin M. Sc. RWTH
Phone: +49 241 80 20267
andreas.heßlerPhD student
Andreas Heßler M. Sc. RWTH
Phone: +49 241 80 20269
Picture_JulianPhD student
Julian Barnett M. Sc. RWTH
Phone: +49 241 80 20267
Research assistent
Niklas Eicker M. Sc. RWTH

Research assistent
Sophia Wahl M. Sc. RWTH

HiWi
Denise Köhn

 

Bachelor and Master Students

  Name Contakt
Master student
Friedemann Landmesser B. Sc. RWTH
Phone: +49 241 80 20267
Foto.pngMaster student
Lukas Völkel B. Sc. RWTH
Phone: +49 241 80 20269
Foto1.pngMaster student
Konstantin Wirth B. Sc. RWTH
Phone: +49 241 80 20269
 

Former Team Members

Name
Postdoc
Dr. Dmitry Chigrin
Postdoc
Dr. Hisashi Sumikura
Postdoc
Dr. Fabian Gaussmann
Postdoc
Dr. Tao Wang
PhD student
Mattis Hoffmann
PhD student
Stefanie Bensmann
PhD student
Peining Li
PhD student
Ann-Katrin U. Michel
PhD student
Benedikt Hauer
 

Former Master and Bachelor Students

Name Research Thesis Topic
Master student Achim Strauch "Reversible optical switching of the infrared resonances of phase-change material covered nanoslit antenna arrays" (2019)
Master student Antonios Antonopoulos "Optical Writing and Switching of Infrared Nanoantennas Using the Negative-Permittivity Phase-Change Material In3SbTe2" (2019)
Master student Sophia Wahl "Fabrication of Infrared Phase-Change Material Antennas and Their Optical Tuning from Narrow Dielectric to Broad Metallic Resonances" (2019)
Master student Niklas Eicker " " (2019)
Bachelor student
Henrik Wördenweber
"Reversible optical switchable of thin phase change material layers with an increased number of cycles for improved nanoantenna resonance tuning" (2017)
Bachelor student
Ivonne Bente
"Infrared switchable perfect absorbers based on ultra-thin phase change material films" (2017)
Bachelor student
Laric Bobzien
"Single switchable surface polariton resonatorson polar crystals and semiconductors in the infrared" (2017)
Master student
Lars Mester
"Quantitative mid-infrared near-field spectroscopy of nanoscale inhomogeneities in crystalline antimony telluride" (2017)

Bachelor student
Sophia Wahl

"Fabrication of large-area IR antenna arrays using direct laser writing lithography" (2016)
Master student
Andreas Hessler
"Surface-Enhanced infrared absorption spectroscopy of self-assembled monolayers with nanorod and novel H-antenna arrays" (2016)
Master student
Julian A. Hanss
"Systematic size variation of locally switched phase change materials for surface phonon polariton resonator tuning" (2016)
Master student
Ruslan Röhrich
"Investigation of diffractive coupling of fs-laser induced standing gold nanoantennas" (2016)
Master student
Mike Prämassing
"In-Plane momentum dependence of near-field coupling in subsurface SNOM imaging" (2016)
Master student
Robert Ukropec
"Scattering infrared near-field optical investigations of local free charge carrier concentrations in contacted InAs nanowires" (2015)
Master student
Johannes Reindl
"Enhancing and switching of a SiC superlens with thin layers of a Phase Change Material" (2015)
Master student
Tianchi Xu
"Switching single Surface Phonon Polariton Resonators with Phase Change Materials" (2015)
Master student
Xiaosheng Yang
"Reversible optical switching of Surface Phonon Polaritons with a Phase Change Material" (2015)
Bachelor student
Sebastian Arnold
"Charakterisierung von vereinzelten infraroten Antennen hergestellt mittels Nanokugellithographie und zweifacher Bedampfung" (2014)
Master student
Martin Lewin
"Analysis of material contrasts of phase change materials using scattering-type Scanning Near-field Optical Microscopy (s-SNOM)" (2014)

Master student
Angela de Rose

"Reversible optical switching of thin Phase-Change layers for mid-infrared antenna resonance tuning" (2014)
Bachelor student
Lars Mester
"Tuning infrared resonances of single SiO2 microspheres" (2014)
Master student
Nils Gehlich
"Charakterisierung von einzelnen fs-laserpulsinduzierten infrarotaktiven Antennen und deren optischem Kopplungsverhalten" (2014)

Master student
Thomas Kalix

"Setup for reversible optical switching of phase-change materials for mid-infrared antenna resonance tuning"
(2014)
Master student
Lena Jung
"Lateral resolution and spectral signature of buried structures in an infrared scanning near-field optical microscope (SNOM)" (2014)
Master student
Tobias Maß
"Investigations of the diffractive coupling of infrared antennas" (2013)

Bachelor student Mike Prämassing

"Herstellung von anisotropen Metamaterialien mittels Elektrochemischer Deposition" (2013)

Diplomstudent Alfred van Munster

"Infrarote Nahfeld-Spektroskopie an Materialien unter der Probenunterfläche" (2013)

Bachelor student Felix Rothe

"Programmierung und Charakterisierung von infrarotenQuantenkaskadenlasern für Mikro-spektroskopische Anwendungen" (2013)

Master student Andreas Engelhardt

"Imaging of metallic nanostructures underneath dielectric cover layers using infrared scattering-typ near-field optical microscopy" (2012)

Master student Kathrin Schönauer

Tuning resonant infrared antennas with phase change materials" (2011)

Diplomstudent
Jens Richter

"Oberflächenverstärkte infrarote Mikrospektroskopie an resonanten Partikeln" (2011)

Bachelor student
Hendrik Janssen

"Nanokugellithographie mit zweifacher Bedampfung zur Herstellung von versetzten Nanostrukturen" (2011)

Bachelor student Benjamin Weise

"Analyse und Vergleich von Veröffentlichungen über Plasmonresonante Sensoren" (2010)

Bachelor student Andrea Hartung

"Herstellung von Nanostrukturen mit Resonanzen im infraroten Spektralbereich" (2010)

Master student
Zhao Cao

"Einsatz von fs-Laserstrahlung induzierten Nanostrukturen in der Infrarotnahfeldmikroskopie und -spektroskopie"