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News 2011

Institute Video

05.12.2011


We made a video about our institute. You can watch it on YouTube.


Award

01.12.2011

Our Ph.D. student Martin Schäferling recieves a special award from the "Förderkreis der Angewandten Informatik an der Westfälischen Wilhelms-Universität Münster e.V." for the best interdisciplinary diploma thesis (500 EUR). Congratulations!

Workshop

30.09.2011

We have organized a workshop on Optical nanoantennas and hybrid quantum systems in Bad Honnef from 25-30 September 2011. Please click here for more information. The program can be found here.

Award

16.09.2011

Our PhD student Daniel Drégely won the award for the second-best student talk at the "Statusworkshop" of the "Kompetenznetz Funktionelle Nanostrukturen" in Bad Herrenalb. Congratulations!

New Nature Materials Article

01.08.2011

Our new Nature Materials article "Nanoantenna-enhanced gas sensing in a single tailored nanofocus" by N. Liu, M. L. Tang, M. Hentschel, H. Giessen, and A. P. Alivisatos has now been published online. The article was highlighted on the cover of the August issue.

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New PhD

29.07.2011

Congratulations to Ralf Ameling for obtaining the title Dr. rer. nat.

Volleyball Tournament

23.07.2011

The team of the 4th Physics Institute at the SCoPE Volleyball Tournament 2011.

New Cover

19.07.2011

Our new Advanced Materials article Three-Dimensional Bichiral Plasmonic Crystals Fabricated by Direct Laser Writing and Electroless Silver Plating by A. Radke, T. Gissibl, T. Klotzb├╝cher, P. V. Braun, and H. Giessen appeared on the cover of volume 23, issue 27.

New PhD

14.07.2011

Congratulations to Sebastian Pricking for obtaining the title Dr. rer. nat.

Group Picture

14.07.2011

Time to take a new group picture.

New PhD

08.07.2011

Congratulations to Thomas Weiss for obtaining the title Dr. rer. nat.

Scholarship

07.07.2011

Congratulations to Jessie Chin!

He has been awarded a scholarship of the Carl Zeiss Stiftung.

Scholarship

07.07.2011

Congratulations to Daniel Drégely!

He has been awarded a scholarship of the Carl Zeiss Stiftung.

New Science Article

17.06.2011

Our new Science article "Three-Dimensional Plasmon Rulers" by Na Liu, Mario Hentschel, Thomas Weiss, A. Paul Alivisatos, and Harald Giessen has now been published online.

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New Nature Communications Article

31.05.2011

Our new Nature Communications article "Nanoantenna-enhanced ultrafast nonlinear spectroscopy of a single gold nanoparticle" by T. Schumacher, K. Kratzer, D. Molnar, M. Hentschel, H. Giessen, and M. Lippitz has now been published online.

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New Nature Communications Article

05.04.2011

Our new Nature Communications article "3D optical Yagi-Uda nanoantenna-array" D. Dregely, R. Taubert, J. Dorfmüller, R. Vogelgesang, K. Kern, and H. Giessen has now been published online.

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New Position

01.04.2011

Our former group member Dr. Thomas Zentgraf has become professor and is now head of the Ultrafast Nanophotonics Group at the University of Paderborn.

New PhD

23.02.2011

Congratulations to Tobias Utikal for obtaining the title Dr. rer. nat.

Farewell

01.02.2011

Akad. Direktor Dr. W. Wölfel retires. We wish him the very best for his future.

Award

24.01.2011

Congratulations to our PhD student Mario Hentschel! He won the 3rd prize at the 2010 Raith Micrograph Awards with a SEM image of one of his oligomer structures. See M. Hentschel et al., ACS Nano (2011).