Guest Lectures Archive

Winter Term 2012/13

25.10. Prof. M. Mostovoy (University of Groningen) 4.00 PM /Seminar Room 138B (Freihaus, Tower C, red area, 7th Floor)

"Magnetoelectric coupling and dynamics of topological defects in Mott insulators" Abstract


26.11. Prof. V. Tsurkan (University of Augsburg) 5.00 PM / Vortmann Lecture Hall (Getreidemarkt 9)

"Superconductivity and antiferromagnetic correlations in Fe-Based superconductors" Abstract


Summer Term 2013

    Dates for guest lectures: Friday; 2.30 – 4.00 PM
    Place: Seminar Room CBEG02 (387, Photonics); Gußhausstraße 27

05.04. Prof. S. Teichert (University of Applied Sciences Jena, SciTec Department, Germany)

"Nanoanalysis for Microelectronics Development" Abstract


26.04. Dr. Nicolae Barsan (University of Tuebingen; Institute of Physical and Theoretical Chemistry, Germany)

"Is there a Sensor Science? The Case of Metal Oxides." Abstract


24.05. PD Dr. Joachim Hemberger (University of Cologne; Institute of Physics II, Germany)

"Dynamics of emergent magnetic monopoles in the magnetoelectric spin ice Dy2Ti2O7" Abstract


28.06. Dr. Roy Pascale (Synchrotron SOLEIL, THz and IR beamline AILES, France)

"The Advanced Infrared and THz beamLine Exploited for Spectrocopy (AILES) and its research program" Abstract


    Electrochemical Surface Science
    Place: Seminar Room 134A (Freihaus, Tower B, yellow area, 5th Floor)

Prof. Dr. Klaus Rainer Wandelt (University of Bonn) Abstract

24.06. 8.30 - 10.00 AM
25.06. 8.30 - 10.00 AM  Seminar Room 134
26.06. 8.30 - 10.00 AM
27.06. 8.30 - 10.00 AM  Seminar Room 134
28.06. 8.30 - 10.00 AM

01.07. 8.30 - 10.00 AM
02.07. 8.30 - 10.00 AM
03.07. 8.30 - 10.00 AM
04.07. 8.30 - 10.00 AM
05.07. 8.30 - 10.00 AM



Winter Term 2013/14

    Dates for guest lectures: Friday; 2.30 – 4.00 PM
    Place: Seminar Room CBEG02 (387, Photonics); Gußhausstraße 27

18.10.2013 Prof. Dr. Miguel Bañares
(Catalytic Spectroscopy Lab., CSIC-Institute for Catalysis, Madrid, Spain and “Chaire d’excellence” at CNRS-ENSICaen, Caen, France)
"Operando Spectroscopy: The Knowledge Bridge from Fundamental Understanding to Industrial Application"  Abstract

15.11.2013 Prof. Dr. Paul Heinz Mayrhofer
(Chair of Materials Science; Technical University Vienna, Austria)
"Microstructural Design and Architecture of Hard Coatings for Severe Applications: An Experimental and Ab Initio Study"  Abstract

24.01.2014 Dr. Katrin Heinze
(Research Center for Experimental Biomedicine; University of Würzburg, Germany)
"Metal-Dielectric Coatings for Biological Imaging on the Nanoscale"   Abstract


Summer Term 2014

    Dates for guest lectures: Friday; 2.30 – 4.00 PM
    Place: Seminar Room CBEG02 (387, Photonics); Gußhausstraße 27

07.03.2014  Dr. Kamran Behnia (Quantum Matter Group, ESPCI Paris, France)
"Superconductivity in Dilute Metals"   Abstract

04.04.2014  Prof. Dr. Leonardo Degiorgi (Laboratory for Solid State Physics, ETH Zurich, Switzerland)
"Charge Dynamics in Broken-Symmetry Correlated States"   Abstract

09.05.2014  Dr. Fernando Luis Vitalla (Department of Physics of Condensed Matter / Institute of Material Sciences of Aragón; University of Zaragoza, Spain)
"Nanomagnetism: From Permanent Magnets to Atoms, and Back"   Abstract

06.06.2014  Dr. Scott Chambers (Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, USA)
“Synthesizing Designer Oxides as Thin Films – the Transition Metal Calls the Shots!”   Abstract



Winter Term 2014/15

    Dates for guest lectures: Friday; 2.30 – 4.00 PM
    Place: Seminar Room CBEG02 (387, Photonics); Gußhausstraße 27

17.10. Dr. Hans-Albrecht Krug von Nidda (Institute of Physics, Augsburg University, Germany)
"Electron Spin Resonance in Correlated Matter"  Abstract

21.11. Dr. Jörg Schäfer (Institute of Physics, Julius Maximilians University of Würzburg, Germany)
"Epitaxial Design and Spectroscopy of Low-Dimensional Electronic Materials with Spin-Controlled Properties"  Abstract

19.12. Prof. Dr. Maximilien Cazayous (Laboratoire Matériaux et Phénomènes Quantiques; Université Paris Diderot, France)
"Multiferroic: A Daydream?"  Abstract

09.01. Prof. Dr. Christoph J. Brabec (i-MEET; Friedrich Alexander University, Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany)
"Alternative Materials and Concepts for Innovative Solar Technologies"

Summer Term 2015

    Dates for guest lectures: Friday; 2.30 – 4.00 PM
    Place: Seminar Room CBEG02 (387, Photonics); Gußhausstraße 27

10.04. Prof. Dr. John Morton (Quantum Spin Dynamics Group, UC London, UK)
“Spin Qubits Using Donor Spins in Silicon”  Abstract

27.04. - 29.04. Dr. Jacinto Sa (Ångström Laboratory, Physical Chemistry, Uppsala University, Sweden)
Guest-Lecture Series
"Spectroscopy at Central Facilities (Infrared and X-ray Spectroscopy)"  Abstract
Time: 9.00 - 11.00 AM; Place: Seminar Room: 225 (Main Building, Karlsplatz 13)

08.05. Dr. Arzhang Ardavan (The Clarendon Laboratory, Department of Physics, University of Oxford, UK)
“Engineering Coherent Interactions in Molecular Nanomagnet Dimers”  Abstract

22.05. Prof. Dr. Leonhard Grill (Institute of Chemistry, Single-Molecule Chemistry, University of Graz, Austria)
“'Touching' Single Functional Molecules: From Switches to Wires”  Abstract

15.06. Prof. Dr. Gerold Schneider (Institute of Advanced Ceramics, Hamburg University of Technology, Hamburg, Germany)
“Bio-Inspired, Self-Assembled Functionalized Fe3O4 Nanoparticles with Tunable Mechanical Properties”  Abstract

Winter Term 2015/16

    Time for guest lectures: 2.30 – 4.00 PM
    Place: Seminar Room CBEG02 (387, Photonics); Gußhausstraße 27

04.11. Prof. Dr. Beatriz Roldan Cuenya ( Institute for Experimental Physics IV, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany)
"In Situ and Operando Characterization of Model Nanocatalysts: Size, Shape, and Chemical State Effects"  Abstract
Time: 4.00 - 5.00 PM; Place: Seminar Room BD 02 (Getreidemarkt)FoxsiJoint lecture

04.12. Dr. Joachim Deisenhofer (Institute of Physics, University of Augsburg, Germany)
„Low-Lying Excitations in the Orbitally Active A-Site Spinels FeSc2S4 , FeCr2O4 and FeCr2S4“  Abstract

15.01. Prof. Dr. Markus Braden (Department of Physics, University of Cologne, Germany)
"Neutron Scattering Studies on Chiral Multiferroics"  Abstract

Summer Term 2016

    Time for guest lectures: 2.30 – 4.00 PM
    Place: Seminar Room CBEG02 (387, Photonics); Gußhausstraße 27

15.04. Dr. Georgios Katsaros (Head of Nanoelectronics Group, Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria) Klosterneuburg)
"SiGe Self-Assembled Nanostructures: A Promising Host for Spin Qubits?"  Abstract

20.05 Prof. Dr. Markus Morgenstern (Head of Physics Centre of RWTH Aachen, Germany) Start: 2 PM
"Weak Topological Insulators: Status and Perspectives"  Abstract

24.06. Prof. Dr. Joël Mesot (Director of the PSI, Villigen; Laboratory of Solid State Physics of ETH Zürich; Head of Laboratory for Synchrotron and Neutron Spectroscopy of Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland)
"Probing Excitations in Strongly Correlated Electron Materials: Recent Highlights Obtained at PSI’s Large-Scale Facilities"  Abstract

Winter Term 2016/17

    Time for guest lectures: 2.30 – 4.00 PM
    Place: Seminar Room CBEG02 (387, Photonics); Gußhausstraße 27

21.10. Prof. Dr. Harald Brune (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne EPFL,
Laboratory of Nanostructures at Surfaces; Switzerland)
"Realizing the Smallest Surface Adsorbed Quantum Magnets"  Abstract

02.12. Prof. Dr. Joris van Slageren (University of Stuttgart,
Institute of Physical Chemistry; Germany) Place: Lecture hall 3, Freihaus, Wiedner Hauptstraße 8-10, yellow area, 2nd floor
"Molecular Nanomagnets for Data Storage and Quantum Computing"  Abstract

Summer Term 2017

    Time for guest lectures: 2.30 – 4.00 PM
    Place: Seminar Room CBEG02 (387, Photonics); Gußhausstraße 27

07.04. Prof. Dr. László Forró (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne EPFL, Laboratory of Physics of Complex Matter, Switzerland)
"Why Are Hybrid Halide Perovskites Exciting Materials?"  Abstract

05.05. Prof. Dr. Henrik Cederquist (Atomic Physics, Physics Department, Stockholm University, Sweden)
"Stability and Decay of Atomic and Molecular Clusters"  Abstract

16.06. Dr. Mark Buitelaar (London Centre for Nanotechnology, Department of Physics & Astronomy, UCL, UK)
"Charge State Readout in Carbon Nanotube Quantum Dots"  Abstract

Winter Term 2017/18

    Time for guest lectures: 2.30 – 4.00 PM
    Place: Seminar Room CBEG02 (387, Photonics); Gußhausstraße 27

02.10. Dr. Samindranath Mitra (Physical Review Letters Editor for the American Physical Society)
Q & A related to the Vienna Physics Colloquium on October, 2nd     Information
3.00 PM - 4.30 PM
TU Wien-Freihaus, Wiedner Hauptstrasse 8 – 10, 1040 Vienna, Sem.R. DB gelb 07 (Freihaus), 7th floor, yellow area