Department Micro- and Nanostructures

Head of the department

Dr. Thomas Gemming
Tel.: +49 (351) 4659 298 / Fax.: +49 (351) 4659 9298
e-mail: t.gemming at the ifw-dresden.de
Postal delivery: Dr. T. Gemming, IFW Dresden, Helmholtzstr. 20, 01069 DRESDEN, GERMANY
Visitors: Helmholtzstr. 20, D-01069 Dresden, Room A 2E.10

Research Topics

In our department, micro- and nanostructured materials and devices are investigated. This ranges from the basic interaction of Fe with C, the deposition of metals films by various methods up to functional devices and applications based on surface acoustic wave (SAW) technology. Furthermore, modern transmission electron microscopy (TEM) is used to image and characterize nano structured materials on a nanometer scale. The spectroscopic methods we use are Energy Dispersive X-ray Spectroscopy (EDXS) and Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopy (EELS and ELNES). Material classes include thin metallic films, multi layers having special magnetic or electronic properties, molecular nanostructures like graphene or carbon nanotubes, and other interesting materials. Also various in-situ experiments are carried out in the electron microscopes.

Research projects, cooperations, and results 

 

For a summary of research topics follow this link

Methods applied in our group

Vorlesung über Hochauflösende Mikroskopie WS 2016/17

Donnerstags, 4. DS (13:00-14:30) im IFW Dresden, Helmholtzstr. 20, Raum D2E.27

Start: 13. Okt. 2016

Vorlesung mit begleitendem Praktikum zu Transmissionselektronenmikroskopie

Vorlesungsankündigung "Hochauflösende Mikroskopie" WS 2016/17 als pdf

Praktikumsanleitung 2016 zur Röntgenspektroskopie

Praktikumsanleitung 2016 zur Augerspektroskopie

Praktikumsanleitung zur Hochauflösenden Mikroskopie (Wintersemester)

Corrections for the book "Analytical Transmission Electron Microscopy"