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Karin Leistner

Name Leistner, Dr. Karin
Department Nanoelectrodeposition and magneto-ionic materials
Position Group Leader
Address IFW Dresden
Helmholtzstraße 20
01069 Dresden
Phone Number +49-351-4659-159
Email K.Leistner(at)ifw-dresden.de

Research Interests

  • Magneto-ionic Materials
  • Nanoelectrodeposition
  • Magnetic Nanostructures

Publication list

Journal Papers

K. Duschek, A. Petr, J. Zehner, K. Nielsch, K. Leistner:
All-electrochemical voltage-control of magnetization in metal oxide/metal nanoislands, Journal of Materials Chemistry C 6 (2018) Nr. 31, S. 8411-8417 URL

K. Leistner, K. Duschek, J. Zehner, M. Yang, A. Petr, K. Nielsch, K.L. Kavanagh:
Role of Hydrogen Evolution during Epitaxial Electrodeposition of Fe on GaAs, Journal of The Electrochemical Society 165 (2018) Nr. 4, S. H3076-H3079 URL

K. Leistner, M. Yang, C. Damm, S. Oswald, A. Petr, V. Kataev, K. Nielsch, K.L. Kavanagh:
Aligned cuboid iron nanoparticles by epitaxial electrodeposition, Nanoscale 9 (2017), S. 5315-5322 URL

K. Duschek, D. Pohl, S. Faehler, K. Nielsch, K. Leistner:
Research Update: Magnetoionic control of magnetization and anisotropy in layered oxide/metal heterostructures, APL Materials 4 (2016) Nr. 3, S. 32301/1-10 URL

K. Duschek, M. Uhlemann, H. Schloerb, K. Nielsch, K. Leistner:
Electrochemical and in situ magnetic study of iron/iron oxide films oxidized and reduced in KOH solution for magneto-ionic switching, Electrochemistry Communications 72 (2016), S. 153-156 URL

K. Leistner, N. Lange, S. Oswald, L. Schultz:
(Invited) Reversible Change of Magnetism in FePt Films by Electrochemical Charging in a LiClO4 Based Electrolyte, ECS Transactions 50 (2013) Nr. 10, S. 49-56 URL

K. Leistner, J. Wunderwald, N. Lange, S. Oswald, M. Richter, H. Zhang, L. Schultz, S. Faehler:
Electric-field control of magnetism by reversible surface reduction and oxidation reactions, Physical Review B 87 (2013) Nr. 22, S. 224411/1-7 URL

L. Reichel, S. Faehler, L. Schultz, K. Leistner:
Initial preorder as condition for L10 ordering in ultrathin CoPt films, Journal of Applied Physics 114 (2013) Nr. 9, S. 93909/1-6 URL

L. Reichel, S. Oswald, S. Faehler, L. Schultz, K. Leistner:
Electrochemically driven variation of magnetic properties in ultrathin CoPt films, Journal of Applied Physics 113 (2013), S. 143904/1-7 URL

K. Leistner, N. Lange, J. Haenisch, S. Oswald, F. Scheiba, S. Faehler, H. Schloerb, L. Schultz:
Electrode processes and in situ magnetic measurements of FePt films in a LiPF6 based electrolyte, Electrochimica Acta 81 (2012), S. 330-337 URL

F. Kurth, M. Weisheit, K. Leistner, T. Gemming, B. Holzapfel, L. Schultz, S. Faehler:
Finite-size effects in highly ordered ultrathin FePt films, Physical Review B 82 (2010) Nr. 18, S. 184404/1-8 URL

K. Leistner, P. Schaaf, A. Voss, S. Faehler, L. Schultz, H. Schloerb:
Interfacial Fe(III)-hydroxide formation during Fe–Pt alloy deposition, Electrochimica Acta 53 (2008) Nr. 23, S. 6973-6977 URL

K. Leistner, H. Schloerb, J. Thomas, L. Schultz, S. Faehler:
Remanence enhancement in nanoscaled electrodeposited FePt films, Applied Physics Letters 92 (2008) Nr. 5, S. 52502/1-3 URL

K. Zuzek Rozman, A. Krause, K. Leistner, S. Faehler, L. Schultz, H. Schloerb:
Electrodeposition and hard magnetic properties of Co–Pt films in comparison to Fe–Pt films, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 314 (2007) Nr. 2, S. 116-121 URL

J. Buschbeck, S. Faehler, M. Weisheit, K. Leistner, J. McCord, B. Rellinghaus, L. Schultz:
Thermodynamics and kinetics during pulsed laser annealing and patterning of FePt films, Journal of Applied Physics 100 (2006) Nr. 12, S. 123901/1-7 URL

A. Kumar, S. Faehler, H. Schloerb, K. Leistner, L. Schultz:
Competition between shape anisotropy and magnetoelastic anisotropy in Ni nanowires electrodeposited within alumina templates, Physical Review B 73 (2006) Nr. 6, S. 64421/1-5 URL

K. Leistner, S. Faehler, H. Schloerb, L. Schultz:
Preparation and characterization of electrodeposited Fe/Pt multilayers, Electrochemistry Communications 8 (2006) Nr. 6, S. 916-920 URL

K. Leistner, A. Krause, S. Faehler, H. Schloerb, L. Schultz:
Electrode processes during Fe–Pt electrodeposition studied by electrochemical quartz crystal microbalance, Electrochimica Acta 52 (2006) Nr. 1, S. 170-176 URL

K. Leistner, S. Oswald, J. Thomas, S. Faehler, H. Schloerb, L. Schultz:
Potential dependence of composition and structure of electrodeposited Fe–Pt films, Electrochimica Acta 52 (2006) Nr. 1, S. 194-199 URL

K. Leistner, J. Thomas, S. Baunack, H. Schloerb, L. Schultz, S. Faehler:
Influence of oxygen and copper in electrodeposited FePt films, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 290-291 (2005) Nr. Part 2, S. 1270-1273 URL

K. Leistner, J. Thomas, H. Schloerb, M. Weisheit, L. Schultz, S. Faehler:
Highly coercive electrodeposited FePt films by postannealing in hydrogen, Applied Physics Letters 85 (2004) Nr. 16, S. 3498-3500 URL

K. Leistner, E. Backen, B. Schuepp, M. Weisheit, L. Schultz, H. Schloerb, S. Faehler:
Phase formation, microstructure and hard magnetic properties of electrodeposited FePt films, Journal of Applied Physics 95 (2004) Nr. 11/Part 2, S. 7267-7269 URL


Contributions to collected editions/proceedings

K. Leistner, H. Schloerb, S. Faehler, L. Schultz:
Electrodeposition of Fe-Pt films and Fe/Pt multilayers, 210th ECS Meeting, Magnetic Materials, Processes and Devices, Cancun/ Mexico, 1.11.2006, in: Proceedings, ECS, 267-274 (2007)

K. Leistner, H. Schloerb, M. Weisheit, L. Schultz, S. Faehler:
The influence of composition on the hard magnetic properties of electrodeposited Fe-Pt films, in: Proceedings of the 18th International Workshop on High Performance Magnets and their Applications, Sept. 2004, Annecy/Frankreich, N.M. Dempsey and P. de Rango (eds.), 866-871 (2004)


Invited Talks

K. Leistner:
Magneto-ionic manipulation of metal/oxide nanostructures in liquid electrolytes , International Workshop on Magneto-electric Actuation, Magneto-ionics and Related Phenomena in High-Surface Area Materials (IW-Mag 18), Barcelona/ Spain, 28.5.18 (2018)

K. Leistner:
Tailoring magnetism at the nanoscale by ionic approaches, Institut fuer Materialphysik, Westfaelische Wilhelms-Universitaet Muenster, Muenster/ Germany, 7.6.18 (2018)

U. Wolff, B. Ambrozic, K. Zuzek Rozman, K. Leistner, K. Nielsch, S. Sturm:
In-Situ Observation of the Reversible Electrochemical Deposition of Fe in a Transmission Electron Microscope, Wigner Research Centre for Physics, Budapest/ Hungary, 16.10.18 (2018)

K. Leistner:
Voltage control of magnetism by electrochemistry: Magneto-ionic systems and Nanoelectrodeposition, Seminarvortrag am Institut fuer Physik der Martin-Luther-Universitaet Halle/ Germany, 14.6.17 (2017)

U. Wolff, B. Ambrozic, J. Zavasnik, K. Zuzek Rozman, K. Leistner, K. Nielsch, S. Sturm:
In-situ observation of the electrochemical deposition of Fe in a transmission electron microscope, Institutsseminar "Nanostructured Materials" Jozef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana/ Slovenia, 16.10.17 (2017)

K. Leistner, K. Duschek, A. Petr, H. Schloerb, S. Faehler:
Electrically tunable nanomagnets by electrolytic gating: Magneto-ionic effect and Interface Control, Joint Conference MMM-Intermag, San Diego/ USA, 11.-15.1.16 (2016)

K. Leistner:
Voltage-tunable magnetism in hybrid nanostructures by electrochemical interface control, Materials Science Institute Seminar, University of Oregon, Eugene/ USA, 22.4.16 (2016)

K. Leistner:
Voltage-control of magnetism in metal/metal oxide thin films by electrochemical approaches and interface design, Special Seminar, Department of Physics, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby/ Canada, 16.3.16 (2016)

K. Leistner:
Control of magnetism in nanostructured materials by structure, microstructure and electric field, Sonderkolloquium, Institut fuer Materialphysik, Westfaelische Wilhelms-Universitaet Muenster, Muenster, 6.11.14 (2014)

K. Leistner:
Magnetism: A playground for material scientists and electrochemists, Materialphysikalisches Kolloquium, Institut fuer Materialphysik, Westfaelische Wilhelms-Universitaet Muenster, Muenster, 21.7.14 (2014)

K. Leistner:
Mit Chemie zu variablen magnetischen Nanostrukturen, Eingeladener Seminarvortrag, Institut fuer Anorganische und Analytische Chemie, Universitaet Freiburg, 11.12.13 (2013)

K. Leistner:
Electric field control of magnetic exchange coupling in FePt/FeO thin films, DPG Fruehjahrstagung, Berlin, 25.-30.3.12 (2012)

K. Leistner:
Reversible change of magnetism in FePt and CoPt films by electrochemical charging, Pacific Rim Meeting (PRiME) 2012, 222nd Meeting of The Electrochemical Society (ECS), Honolulu/ Hawaii, 7.-12.10.12 (2012)

K. Leistner, P. Schaaf, S. Faehler, H. Schloerb, L. Schultz:
The role of interfacial hydroxide formation on the composition and growth of Fe-Pt, ISE Meeting, Banff/ Kanada, 9.-14.9.07 (2007)

H. Schloerb, K. Leistner, M. Singh Khatri, S. Faehler, L. Schultz, B. Nandan, R. Krenek, M. Stamm:
Electrodeposition of hard magnetic films and nanowires, 92. AGEF-Seminar DFG-SPP 1165, „Elektrochemische Aspekte von Nanodraehten und Nanoroehren“, Max-Planck-Institut fuer Eisenforschung, Duesseldorf, 18.4.07 (2007)

K. Leistner, H. Schloerb, S. Faehler, L. Schultz:
Electrodeposited Fe-Pt films and multilayers, 210th Meeting of the Electrochemical Society 2006, Cancum/ Mexiko, 1.11.06 (2006)