Alexander Funk

Address:IFW Dresden
Helmholtzstraße 20
01069 Dresden
Telephone number:+49-351-4659-1808

Journal papers:11
Invited talks:7

Journal papers


A. Funk, M. Zeilinger, A. Miehe, D. Sopu, J. Eckert, F. Doetz, A. Waske: MnFePSi-based magnetocaloric packed bed regenerators: Structural details probed by X-ray tomography, Chemical Engineering Science 175 (2018), S. 84-90 URL


A. Funk, M. Zeilinger, F. Doetz, I. soldatov, R. Schaefer, A. Waske: Hysteresis of MnFePSi Spherical Powder Ensembles Studied by Magneto-Optical Imaging, Physica Status Solidi B online first (2017), S. 1700345/1-7 URL

M. Krautz, D. Werner, M. Schrödner, A. Funk, A. Jantz, J. Popp, J. Eckert, A. Waske: Hysteretic behavior of soft magnetic elastomer composites, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 426 (2017), S. 60-63 URL


A.R. Akkineni, T. Ahlfeld, A. Funk, A. Waske, A. Lode, M. Gelinsky: Highly Concentrated Alginate-Gellan Gum Composites for 3D Plotting of Complex Tissue Engineering Scaffolds, Polymers 8 (2016) Nr. 5, S. 170/1-16 URL

A. Waske, E. Lovell, A. Funk, K. Sellschopp, A. Rack, L. Giebeler, P.F. Gostin, S. Faehler, L.F. Cohen: The impact of surface morphology on the magnetovolume transition in magnetocaloric LaFe11.8Si1.2, APL Materials 4 (2016) Nr. 10, S. 106101/1-6 URL

B. Weise, K. Sellschopp, M. Bierdel, A. Funk, M. Bobeth, M. Krautz, A. Waske: Anisotropic thermal conductivity in epoxy-bonded magnetocaloric composites, Journal of Applied Physics 120 (2016) Nr. 12, S. 125103/1-7 URL


H. Attar, L. Loeber, A. Funk, M. Calin, L.C. Zhang, K.G. Prashanth, S. Scudino, Y.S. Zhang, J. Eckert: Mechanical behavior of porous commercially pure Ti and Ti-TiB composite materials manufactured by selective laser melting, Materials Science and Engineering A 625 (2015), S. 350-356 URL

M. Krautz, A. Funk, K.P. Skokov, T. Gottschall, J. Eckert, O. Gutfleisch, A. Waske: A new type of La(Fe,Si)13-based magnetocaloric composite with amorphous metallic matrix, Scripta Materialia 95 (2015), S. 50-53 URL

A. Waske, L. Giebeler, B. Weise, A. Funk, M. Hinterstein, M. Herklotz, K. Skokov, S. Faehler, O. Gutfleisch, J. Eckert: Asymmetric first-order transition and interlocked particle state in magnetocaloric La(Fe,Si)13, Physica Status Solidi - Rapid Research Letters 9 (2015) Nr. 2, S. 136-140 URL


H. Attar, M. Boenisch, M. Calin, L.C. Zhang, K. Zhuravleva, A. Funk, S. Scudino, C. Yang, J. Eckert: Comparative study of microstructures and mechanical properties of in situ Ti-TiB composites produced by selective laser melting, powder metallurgy, and casting technologies, Journal of Materials Research 29 (2014), S. 1941-1950 URL


D. Iselt, A. Funk, L. Schultz, H. Schloerb: Electrodeposition of Fe-Ga alloys: From thin films to nanowires, ECS Electrochemistry Letters 2 (2013) Nr. 3, S. D13-D15 URL

Invited talks


A. Waske, A. Funk, A. Rack, R. Schaefer: In-situ imaging techniques for the study of hysteresis in magnetocaloric materials, International workshop on Hysteresis in magnetocaloric, electrocaloric and elastocaloric refrigeration, Dresden/ Germany, 7.-10.2.17 (2017)

A. Waske, M. Krautz, A. Funk, B. Weise, J. Eckert: Rapidly quenched and amorphous magnetocaloric alloys, International Conference on rapidly Quenched & Metastable Materials (RQ16), Leoben/ Austria, 27.8.-1.9.17 (2017)


A. Funk, B. Weise, M. Krautz, G. Potnis, M. Bierdel, M. Haack, K. Sellschopp, A. Waske: Magnetocaloric La(Fe,Si)13: In-situ experiments and fatigue behavior, Colloquium of the Erich Schmid Institute of Materials Science, Leoben/ Austria, 11.3.16 (2016)

A. Waske, A. Funk, B. Weise, A. Rack, S. Faehler: The Magnetovolume Transition of LaFe11.8Si1.2 as a Model System to Understand the Influence of Volume Expansion on Hysteresis During First Order Phase Transitions, CIMTECH 2016, Perugia/ Italy, 6.6.16 (2016)

A. Waske, A. Funk, B. Weise, M. Bierdel, A. Rack: In-situ XRD and 3D imaging techniques for the study of magnetocaloric materials, MRS Spring Meeting, Phoenix/ USA, 30.3.16 (2016)

A. Waske, A. Funk, A. Rack, R. Schaefer: In-situ imaging techniques for the study of magnetocaloric materials, MMM Conference, New Orleans/ USA, 31.10.-4.11.16 (2016)


H. Schloerb, V. Haehnel, C. Konczak, D. Pohl, A. Funk, S. Oswald, C. Damm, L. Schultz: Recent progress on electrodeposition of magnetic iron-based alloy films and nanowires, 226th Meeting of the Electrochemical Society, Cancun/ Mexico, 5.-8.10.14 (2014)