an array of rolled up nanomembranes

IFW Institute for Integrative Nanosciences

8 Jan 2019

Elected into acatech

Oliver G. Schmidt is one of 28 scientists elected into the National Academy of Science and Engineering (acatech). The members of acatech are admitted into the organisation on the basis of their outstanding scientific achievements and excellent reputation.

Press Release

27 Nov 2018

Highly Cited Researcher

Oliver G. Schmidt is included in the Highly Cited Researchers List. He is an influential researcher with multiple papers ranking in the top 1% by citations for his field and year. He belongs to the world's most cited scientists.

Highly Cited Researcher List

9 Nov 2018

Rolled‐up self‐assembly of compact inductors and transformers

D. D. Karnaushenko, D. Karnaushenko, H.‐J. Grafe, V. Kataev, B. Büchner, O. G. Schmidt

Adv. Electron. Mater. 4, 1800298 (2018)

Cover Page

31 Jul 2018

Brightest source of entangled photons

New broadband optical antenna for highly efficient extraction of entangled photons with a yield of 37% per pulse.

Nature Commun. 9, 2994 (2018)

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Prof. Dr. Prof. h.c. Oliver G. Schmidt

Kristina Krummer
Phone: +49 (0) 351 4659 810
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