Controlled fabrication of designed materials structures, often via
self-organization. Advanced materials analysis based on
high-Resolution electron microscopy.
Ultra-fast electronics down to the THz regime. Low-power, high-speed
devices with InAs nanowires.
Interfaces between nanostrutures and the life-sciences, e.g., for
nerve-end interactions and for studies and detection of single
bio-molecules using optical, electrical, nanofluidic and nanomechanical
from Nano- to Quantum Electromechanical Systems
(10nm) electromechanical systems: Considerable modifications of the
continuum approach of macroscopic elastodynamics needed at the
in Optics and Transport
Physics of Quantum Cascade Lasers and their possible realisation in
Nanowire structures. Design of quantum emitters in photonic cavities.
Many-Body Physics of Small Quantal
development of basic theoretical concepts in the many-body physics of
nano-scaled structures and related questions of quantum transport