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Name Winkler, Dr. Andreas
Department 3100 / SAWLab Saxony
Position Research Associate
Phone Number +49-351-4659-575
Email A.Winkler(at)ifw-dresden.de

Leader of group "Acoustic Microsystems" at the Institute for Complex Materials.

Co-Leader of SAWLab Saxony - The scientific network for acoustoelectronics!

Scientific Focus

  • Interaction of tailored acoustic wave fields with fluids and dispersions at the micro- and nanoscale
  • Integration of microfluidic, electric and acoustic components in next generation Lab-on-a-Chip devices for diagnostic and therapeutic applications
  • Substrate surface modification and functional thin films combined with unconventional lithography techniques
  • Emerging microacoustic applications

Scientific Contributions


Journal Papers

A. Fakhfouri, M. Colditz, C. Devendran, K. Ivanova, S. Jacob, A. Neild, A. Winkler
Fully Microfabricated Surface Acoustic Wave Tweezer for Collection of Submicron Particles and Human Blood Cells
ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 15, 24023-24033 (2023) URL

J. del Moral, L. Montes, V. Rico‐Gavira, C. López‐Santos, S. Jacob, M. Oliva‐Ramirez, J. Gil‐Rostra, A. Fakhfouri, S. Pandey, M. Gonzalez del Val, J. Mora, P. García‐Gallego, P. Ibáñez‐Ibáñez, M. Rodríguez‐Valverde, A. Winkler, A. Borrás, A. González‐Elipe
A Holistic Solution to Icing by Acoustic Waves: De‐Icing, Active Anti‐Icing, Sensing with Piezoelectric Crystals, and Synergy with Thin Film Passive Anti‐Icing Solutions
Advanced Functional Materials

S. Jacob, S. Pandey, J.D. Moral, A. Karimzadeh, J. Gil‐Rostra, A.R. González‐Elipe, A. Borrás, A. Winkler
Surface Acoustic Waves Equip Materials with Active De‐Icing Functionality: Unraveled Glaze Ice De‐Icing Mechanisms and Application to Centimeter‐Scale Transparent Surfaces
Advanced Materials Technologies 2300263/1-13 (2023) URL

A. Karimzadeh, E. Park, M. Seifert, S.B. Menzel, A. Winkler
Thermomechanical and Creep Behaviors of Multilayered Metallization Systems Developed for High‐Temperature Surface Acoustic Wave Sensors
Advanced Materials Technologies 2201979/1-11 (2023) URL

J. Sablowski, L. Galle, J. Grothe, M. Roudini, A. Winkler, S. Unz, M. Beckmann
Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of Nucleation Site Density and Heat Transfer During Dropwise Condensation on Thin Hydrophobic Coatings
Journal of Heat Transfer 144, 061601/1-11 (2022) URL

M. Roos, A. Winkler, M. Nilsen, S. Menzel, S. Strehle
Towards Green 3D-Microfabrication of Bio-MEMS Devices Using ADEX Dry Film Photoresists
International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing-Green Technology 9, 43–57 (2022) URL

A. García-Valenzuela, A. Fakhfouri, M. Oliva-Ramírez, V. Rico-Gavira, T.C. Rojas, R. Alvarez, S.B. Menzel, A. Palmero, A. Winkler, A.R. González-Elipe
Patterning and control of the nanostructure in plasma thin films with acoustic waves: mechanical vs. electrical polarization effects
Materials Horizons 8, 515-524 (2021) URL

A. Kiontke, M. Roudini, S. Billig, A. Fakhfouri, A. Winkler, C. Birkemeyer
Surface acoustic wave nebulization improves compound selectivity of low-temperature plasma ionization for mass spectrometry
Scientific Reports 11, 2948/1-8 (2021) URL

R. Weser, A. Winkler, M. Weihnacht, S. Menzel, H. Schmidt
The complexity of surface acoustic wave fields used for microfluidic applications
Ultrasonics 106, 106160/1-12 (2020) URL

M. Roudini, D. Niedermeier, F. Stratmann, A. Winkler
Droplet Generation in Standing-Surface-Acoustic-Wave Nebulization at Controlled Air Humidity
Physical Review Applied 14, 014071/1-11 (2020) URL

R. O'Rorke, A. Winkler, D. Collins, Y. Ai
Slowness curve surface acoustic wave transducers for optimized acoustic streaming
RSC Advances 10, 11582-11589 (2020) URL

P. Hayes, M. Jovičević Klug, S. Toxværd, P. Durdaut, V. Schell, A. Teplyuk, D. Burdin, A. Winkler, R. Weser, Y. Fetisov, M. Höft, R. Knöchel, J. McCord, E. Quandt
Converse Magnetoelectric Composite Resonator for Sensing Small Magnetic Fields
Scientific Reports 9, 16355/1-10 (2019) URL

C. Richard, A. Fakhfouri, M. Colditz, F. Striggow, R. Kronstein-Wiedemann, T. Tonn, M. Medina Sanchez, O.G. Schmidt, T. Gemming, A. Winkler
Blood platelet enrichment in mass-producible surface acoustic wave (SAW) driven microfluidic chips
Lab on a chip 19, 4043-4051 (2019) URL

V.V. Parsi Sreenivas, A. Winkler, S. Harazim, O.G. Schmidt
Ultraviolet transmittance of SU-8 photoresist and importance in multi-wavelength photolithography
Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B 36, 051601/1-5 (2018) URL

A. Fakhfouri, C. Devendran, T. Albrecht, D.J. Collins, A. Winkler, H. Schmidt, A. Neild
Surface acoustic wave diffraction driven mechanisms in microfluidic systems
Lab on a Chip 18, 2214-2224 (2018) URL

D.J. Collins, B.L. Khoo, Z. Ma, A. Winkler, R. Weser, H. Schmidt, J. Han, A. Ye
Correction: Selective particle and cell capture in a continuous flow using micro-vortex acoustic streaming
Lab on a Chip 17, 1843-1843 (2017) URL

A. Winkler, S. Harazim, D.J. Collins, R. Bruenig, H. Schmidt, S. Menzel
Compact SAW aerosol generator
Biomed Microdevices 19, 9/1-10 (2017) URL

D.J. Collins, B.L. Khoo, Z. Ma, A. Winkler, R. Weser, H. Schmidt, J. Han, Y. Ai
Selective particle and cell capture in a continuous flow using micro-vortex acoustic streaming
Lab on a Chip 17, 1769-1777 (2017) URL

A. Kirchner, A. Winkler, S.M. Menzel, B. Holzapfel, R. Huehne
Surface Acoustic Waves - A New Thin-Film Deposition Approach for Coated Conductors
IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity 26, 6602704/1-4 (2016) URL

E. Brachmann, S. Menzel, S. Oswald, A. Winkler
Material-related effects during ion beam treatment by an end-Hall ion source
Vacuum 124, 65-71 (2016) URL

A. Winkler, P. Bergelt, L. Hillemann, S. Menzel
Influence of viscosity in fluid atomization with surface acoustic waves
Open Journal of Acoustics 1-10 (2016) URL

A. Winkler, A. Kirchner, P. Bergelt, R. Huehne, S. Menzel
Thin film deposition based on microacoustic sol atomization (MASA)
Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology 78, 26-33 (2016) URL

A. Winkler, R. Bruenig, C. Faust, R. Weser, H. Schmidt
Towards efficient surface acoustic wave (SAW)-based microfluidic actuators
Sensors and Actuators A-Physical 247, 259-268 (2016) URL

A. Winkler, S.M. Harazim, S.B. Menzel, H. Schmidt
SAW-based fluid atomization using mass-producible chip devices
Lab on a Chip 15, 3793-3799 (2015) URL

D.J. Collins, O. Manor, A. Winkler, H. Schmidt, J.R. Friend, L.Y. Yeo
Atomization off thin water films generated by high-frequency substrate wave vibrations
Physical Review E 86, 056312/1-9 (2012) URL

A. Winkler, S.B. Menzel, H. Schmidt, I. Moench, A. Jahn, U. Kuenzelmann
Novel technology for SAW based microfluidic devices with buried interdigital transducer electrodes
IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering 8, 012012/1-5 (2010) URL

F. Wolny, U. Weissker, T. Muehl, A. Leonhardt, S. Menzel, A. Winkler, B. Büchner
Iron-filled carbon nanotubes as probes for magnetic force microscopy
Journal of Applied Physics 104, 064908/1-5 (2008) URL

A. Winkler, T. Muehl, S. Menzel, R. Kozhuharova-Koseva, S. Hampel, A. Leonhardt, B. Buechner
Magnetic force microscopy sensors using iron-filled carbon nanotubes
Journal of Applied Physics 99, 104905/1-5 (2006) URL

Contributions to collected editions/proceedings

M. Roudini, A. Winkler, A. Kiontke, S. Billig, A. Fakhfouri, C. Birkemeyer
Surface Acoustic Wave (SAW)nebulization assisted Low-Temperature Plasma Ionization Mass Spectrometry
11th International Aerosol Conference (IAC 2022), (2022)

M. Roudini, D. Niedermeier, F. Stratmann, A. Winkler
Droplet generation from standing surface acoustic wave (sSAW) stabilized fluidic micropattern
Physical Review Applied Acoustofluidics 2020, (2020)

A. Winkler, C. Richard, A. Fakhfouri, M. Colditz, F. Striggow, R. Kronstein-Wiedemann, Torsten Tonn, M. Medina Sanchez, T. Gemming
Surface acoustic wave driven blood platelet enrichment in on-chipstructured microchannels
Acoustofluidics 2019, (2019), URL

R. Weser, A. Winkler, S. Menzel, H. Schmidt
Tuning of the acoustic boundary conditions for SAW-driven microfluidics
CBMS, Oral Presentation/Poster Abstracts Guide, Acoustofluidics, (2018)

C. Faust, E. Angermann, A. Winkler, H. Schmidt
Multi-purpose SAW-based device for comprehensive cell behavior studies
Conference proceedings of the Acoustofluidics Conference Acoustofluidics Conference, (2016), URL

R. Bruenig, A. Winkler, S. Wege, H. Schmidt
SAW technology for microfluidics and considerations about efficiency
Proceedings 4th European Conference on Microfluidics, 20141-20148, (2014)

R. Bruenig, A. Winkler, G. Guhr, H. Schmidt
Active mixing in microfluidic systems using surface acoustic waves
Proceedings 2011 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS), 794-796, (2011)

A. Winkler, S. Menzel, H. Schmidt
SAW-grade SiO2 for advanced microfluidic devices
Proceedings of SPIE , 7362, 73621Q, (2009)

Invited Talks

A. Winkler, H. Schmidt
From Fundamentals to Devices - SAW Research at IFW Dresden
Institute Seminar | Paul-Drude-Institut für Festkörperelektronik (PDI)
Berlin, Germany, 24.05.2023 - 24.05.2023

A. Winkler, H. Schmidt
Miniaturized, Wireless SAW-based Sensors for Industrial Monitoring
3. Technologietag angewandte Sensorik (TAS): „Sensorik-Zukunftstrends und Sensorimpulse für industrielle Anwender“ | ISAT Coburg
Coburg, Germany, 09.03.2023

M. Roudini, A. Winkler
SAW-based aerosol generator
Mass spectrometry community Dresden | Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics
Dresden, Germany, 18.05.2022 - 18.05.2022

A. Winkler
Acoustically-driven fluidics
Innovations Insight Meeting (internal) | Biotype GmbH
Dresden, Germany, 13.05.2022

A. Sotnikov, B. Leszczynska, M. Seifert, A. Winkler, T. Windisch, H. Schmidt
Materialsysteme für SAW-basierte Sensoren in rauer Umgebung
16. Dresdner Sensor Symposium
Dresden, Germany, 05.12.2022 - 07.12.2022

A. Winkler
Microacoustic Waves and their Applications in Sensing and Actuation
CSIC-ICMS Lecture Series | Institute of Materials Science of Seville, Spanish National Research Council, University of Seville
Seville, Spain, 29.06.2021 - 29.06.2021

A. Fakhfouri, C. Devendran, D. Collins, A. Winkler, H. Schmidt, A. Neild
Characterization of Surface Acoustic Waves Diffraction Driven Mechanisms in Microfluidic Systems
DAGA 2021 - 47. Jahrestagung für Akustik | Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Institut für Schallforschung (ISF); Deutsche Gesellschaft für Akustik (DEGA)
Vienna, Austria, 15.08.2021 - 18.08.2021

R. Weser, A. Darinskiy, M. Weihnacht, A. Winkler, H. Schmidt
Complex Surface Acoustic Wave Fields used for Microfluidic Applications
DAGA 2021 - 47. Jahrestagung für Akustik | Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Institut für Schallforschung (ISF); Deutsche Gesellschaft für Akustik (DEGA)
Vienna, Austria, 15.08.2021 - 18.08.2021

A. Winkler
Vorlesung in der Reihe Bioverfahrenstechnische Arbeitsmethoden des Zentrum für integrierte Naturstofftechnik (ZINT) | TU Dresden
27.05.2020 - 27.05.2020

A. Winkler, S. Hartmann
Gründungsvorhaben "Zellekt" - Akustofluidische Separation von Zellen und Vesikeln
Jahrestagung des Industrieverbund der weißen Biotechnologie (IWBio e.V.) | IWBio e.V.
Berlin, Germany, 17.09.2020 - 18.09.2020

A. Winkler
Surface acoustic wave (SAW) driven microfluidic operations
Gruppenseminar (Gruppe Prof. Eychmüller) | TU Dresden, Professur für physikalische Chemie
Dresden, Germany, 04.09.2019

A. Winkler
Surface acoustic wave (SAW) sensing and actuation
Institutskolloquium des Leibniz Instituts fuer innovative Mikroelektronik (IHP), Frankfurt (Oder)/ Germany, 17.1.19
Frankfurt (Oder), Germany, 17.01.2019

H. Schmidt, A. Winkler, F. Kiebert, R. Weser, M. Roudini, J. König, A. Darinskiy
Third generation surface acoustic wave devices for active microfluidics
IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium 2019
Glasgow, UK, 06.10.2019 - 09.10.2019

A. Winkler
Microacoustic fluid, droplet and cell manipulation for medical usage and future challenges in chip integration
Digital Health Center, Hasso-Plattner Institut for Digital Engineering gGmbH, Potsdam/ Germany, 16.1.19
Potsdam, Germany, 16.01.2019

A. Winkler
Surface acoustic wave (SAW) driven microfluidic operations
Seminar an der Professur für Physikalische Chemie der Technischen Universität Dresden | Technische Universität Dresden
Dresden, Germany, 04.09.2019

A. Winkler
SAW-based fluidatomization using mass-producible chip devices
Tropos Leipziger Meterologisches Kolloquium, Leibniz Institut für Troposphärenforschung e.V. Leipzig, 31.05.2018
Leipzig, Germany, 31.05.2018

A. Winkler
Einführung in die akustoelektronische Mikrofluidik
Vorlesung im Rahmen der Vorlesungsreihe „Mikrobiologie“, Institut für Naturstofftechnik, Technische Universität Dresden, Dresden/ Germany, 30.01.18
Dresden, Germany, 30.01.2018 - 30.01.2018

A. Winkler
Acoustofluidics - acoustically-driven fluidics
Graduiertenkolleg Pulmosens, Research training group GRK 2203, Universitaet Ulm, Ulm/ Germany, 17.5.18
Ulm, Germany, 17.05.2018 - 17.05.2018

A. Winkler, C. Richard, F. Oswald, D. Kamsma, S. Menzel, T. Gemming
Performance exploration of Acoustic Force Spectroscopy (AFS™) chips
CBMS, Oral Presentation/Poster Abstracts Guide, Acoustofluidics, Lille/ France, 29.-31.8.18
Lille, France, 29.08.2018 - 31.08.2018 URL

A. Winkler
Surface acoustic wave(SAW) Sensor and Actuator devices an issues in their realization
Kolloquium des SFB 1261 – Biomagnetic Sensing, Institut für Materialwissenschaft der Universität Kiel, 14.06.2018
Kiel, Germany, 14.06.2018 - 14.06.2018

A. Winkler
Einführung in die akustoelektronische Mikrofluidik
Vorlesung im Rahmen der Vorlesungsreihe „Biotechnologische Verfahren“, Institut für Naturstofftechnik, Technische Universität Dresden, 21.06.2018
Dresden, Germany, 21.06.2018 - 21.06.2018

A. Winkler
Nanobeben auf Mikrochips
Tag der Naturwissenschaften am Städtischen Gymnasium Riesa, Riesa/ Germany, 3.5.18
Riesa, Germany, 03.05.2018 - 03.05.2018

A. Winkler
Einzelvorlesung im Rahmen der Vorlesungsreihe ''Biotechnologische Verfahren'', Technische Universität Dresden, Dresden/ Germany, 1.6.17

A. Winkler
Applications for surface acoustic wave (SAW) devices and material-/technology related issues in their realization
Micro/Nanofluidic BioMEMS Group, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Boston/ USA, 30.11.17

A. Winkler
Microscale acoustofluidics - acoustically-driven Fluidics
1st Summer School of the Research Training Group ''Hydrogel-based Microsystems'', Radebeul/ Germany, 22.9.16

A. Winkler
Einfuehrung in die akustoelektronische Mikrofluidik
Einzelvorlesung im Rahmen der Vorlesung Mikrobiologie der TU Dresden (ILBT), TU Dresden, Institut fuer Lebensmittel und Bioverfahrenstechnik, Dresden, 5.2.15

A. Winkler, S. Harazim, D.J. Collins
SAW-based fluid atomization using mass-producible chip devices
Acoustofluidics, Prato/ Italy, 11.-12.9.14

A. Winkler
Microfluidics using surface acoustic waves
Microfluidics Bio Workshop 2014, TU Dresden, Bad Schandau, 10.6.14

S.B. Menzel, E. Brachmann, A. Winkler, C. Strobel, M. Albert, M. Fahland, T. Gemming
Mechanical testing of thin film p-i-n silicon solar cells on flexible polymer substrates
28th EU PVSEC, Paris/ France, 30.9.-4.10.13