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Junior Research Groups at IFW

IFW promotes the early independency of excellent young researchers. Junior research groups are funded by ERC, DFG, Leibniz and own IFW ressources.

Emmy Noether Research Group
Nano-Optical Spectroscopy and Microscopy of Quantum Matter
Head: Dr. Aliaksei Charnukha

Leibniz Junior Research Group
Compliant Magnetosensory Systems: Enabling magnetic functionalities for e-skins, soft robots and healthcare
Head: Dr. Michael Melzer

IFW Junior Research Group
Theory of topological phases of matter
Head: Dr. Cosma Fulga

ERC Starting Grant
Nanoscale Materials: Revealing Electromagnetic and Deformation Fields, Chemical Composition and Quantum States at Atomic Resolution - ATOM
2017 – 2021
Head: Dr. Axel Lubk

ERC Starting Grant
Elementary quantum dot networks enabled by on-chip nano-optomechanical systems - QD-NOMS
2017 – 2021
Head: Prof. Dr. Fei Ding

ERC consolidator grant
Electronic Order, Magnetism, and Unconventional Superconductivity probed in Real-Space
Head: Dr. Christian Hess

ERC consolidator grant
Surface-grafted metallofullerene molecular magnets with controllable alignment of magnetic moments
Head: Dr. Alexey Popov