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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

2019 - E. Monaico, C. Moise, G. Mihai, V.V. Ursaki, K. Leistner, I.M. Tiginyanu, M. Enachescu, K. Nielsch
Towards Uniform Electrochemical Porosification of Bulk HVPE-Grown GaN
Journal of The Electrochemical Society (JES) | Issue: 5 | Volume: 166 | P. H3159-H3166 | URL

2019 - J. Zehner, R. Huhnstock, S. Oswald, U. Wolff, I. Soldatov, A. Ehresmann, K. Nielsch, D. Holzinger, K. Leistner
Nonvolatile Electric Control of Exchange Bias by a RedoxTransformation of the Ferromagnetic Layer
Advanced Electronic Materials | Issue: 6 | Volume: 5 | P. 1900296/1-11 | URL

2019 - M. Yang, D. Dvorak, K. Leistner, C. Damm, S.P. Watkins, K.L. Kavanagh
Axial EBIC oscillations at core/shell GaAs/Fe nanowire contacts
Nanotechnology | Issue: 2 | Volume: 30 | P. 025701/1-8 | URL

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
Microscopy and Microanalysis | Issue: 1 | Volume: 24 | P. 310-311

2018 - 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 | Issue: 4 | Volume: 165 | P. H3076-H3079 | URL

2018 - 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 | Issue: 31 | Volume: online first | P. 8411-8417 | URL

2017 - 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 | Volume: 9 | P. 5315-5322 | URL

2016 - 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 | Issue: 3 | Volume: 4 | P. 032301/1-10 | URL

2016 - 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 | Volume: 72 | P. 153-156

2013 - 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 | Issue: 22 | Volume: 87 | P. 224411/1-7 | URL

2013 - L. Reichel, S. Faehler, L. Schultz, K. Leistner
Initial preorder as condition for L10 ordering in ultrathin CoPt films
Journal of Applied Physics | Issue: 9 | Volume: 114 | P. 093909/1-6 | URL

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

2013 - 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 | Issue: 10 | Volume: 50 | P. 49-56 | URL

2012 - 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 | Volume: 81 | P. 330-337 | URL

2010 - 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 | Issue: 18 | Volume: 82 | P. 184404/1-8 | URL

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

2008 - K. Leistner, H. Schloerb, J. Thomas, L. Schultz, S. Faehler
Remanence enhancement in nanoscaled electrodeposited FePt films
Applied Physics Letters | Issue: 5 | Volume: 92 | P. 052502/1-3 | URL

2007 - 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 | Issue: 2 | Volume: 314 | P. 116-121 | URL

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

2006 - 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 | Issue: 1 | Volume: 52 | P. 194-199 | URL

2006 - 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 | Issue: 12 | Volume: 100 | P. 123901/1-7 | URL

2006 - 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 | Issue: 6 | Volume: 73 | P. 064421/1-5 | URL

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

2005 - 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 | Issue: Part 2 | Volume: 290-291 | P. 1270-1273 | URL

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

2004 - 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 | Issue: 11/Part 2 | Volume: 95 | P. 7267-7269 | URL


Contributions to collected editions/proceedings

2007 - 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 | Volume: Proceedings, ECS | P. 267-274

2004 - K. Leistner, H. Schloerb, M. Weisheit, L. Schultz, S. Faehler
The influence of composition on the hard magnetic properties of electrodeposited Fe-Pt films
| Volume: 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.) | P. 866-871


Invited Talks

2019 - K. Leistner
Redox-based voltage-programmable magnetism in metal oxide/metal thin films and nanoislands
Joint MMM-Intermag conference

2019 - K. Leistner
Electrochemistry meets magnetism - a route to energy efficient and programmable functional nanostructures

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

2018 - K. Leistner
Electrochemical Control of Epitaxial Growth and Magnetic Properties of Fe Nanostructures
AiMES (ECS and SMEQ Joint International Meeting) 2018, Cancun/ Mexico, 2.10.18

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
Liquid solutions for energy-efficient voltage control of magnetism
RESOLV Seminar der Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Bochum/ Germany, 12.11.18

2018 - K. Leistner
Voltage-programmable magnetism in metal oxide/metal thin films and nanoislands by electrolytic gating
Physics Colloquium of the Graz University of Technology and the Karl Franzens University of Graz, Granz/ Austria, 13.11.18

2018 - K. Leistner
Magnetoelectric and magneto-ionic control of magnetism in metal nanostructures
Quantum Theory of Materials, Peter Gruenberg Institut (PGI-1) und Institute for Advanced Simulation (IAS-1), Forschungszentrum Juelich/ Germany, 12.12.18

2018 - 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

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
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

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
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, 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

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
Control of magnetism in nanostructured materials by structure, microstructure and electric field
Sonderkolloquium, Institut fuer Materialphysik, Westfaelische Wilhelms-Universitaet Muenster, Muenster, 6.11.14

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

2012 - 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

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, 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

2006 - 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