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surface:news:index [2019-03-10 18:40]
Ulrike Diebold
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A diary of some remarkable events in the Surface Physics group… A diary of some remarkable events in the Surface Physics group…
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 +===== Triple Defense!!! ======
 +{{  :surface:news:doctores.jpg?200|Drs. Gloss, Pavelec, and Lackner}}
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 +2019-Apr-29
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 +  * Jonas Gloss, Jiri Pavelec, and Peter Lackner successfully defend their PhD theses entitled, respectively, "Metastable iron-nickel thin films", "Surface chemistry setup and adsorption of CO<sub>2</sub> on Fe<sub>3</sub>O<sub>4</sub>(001)", and "Surface science studies on zirconia thin-film model systems".  They shine during the defense, and even more so afterwards.  Congratulations!
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 +===== How to be precise ======
 + {{  :surface:news:esfigure.png?200|Editor's Choice TOC}}
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 +2019-Apr-26
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 +  * Our paper [[https://journals.aps.org/prmaterials/abstract/10.1103/PhysRevMaterials.3.043802|"Pushing the detection of cation nonstoichiometry to the limit"]] by Michele Riva et al. appears in Physical Review Materials, where it is  featured as [[https://journals.aps.org/prmaterials/|Editor's Suggestion]]. We show how one can use STM to detect minute changes in the composition of complex oxide materials. By quantitatively evaluating surface structures of SrTiO<sub>3</sub>(110), and exploiting their exquisite sensitivity to stoichiometry changes, we can determine the composition of the deposited material with a sensitivity of 0.1%, at least ten times better than other customary techniques.
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 +===== Grillplatz 11 ======
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 +2019-Apr-24
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 +  * For a change the weather is nice as we head out to our favorite [[https://www.google.at/maps/place/Grillplatz+11/@48.2132744,16.4302204,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x476d072ddbff1133:0x9036440f27e85006!8m2!3d48.2132708!4d16.4324144?hl=de|BBQ place]] at Donauinsel.  This time we are joined by our friends from Sweden, [[https://www.lunduniversity.lu.se/lucat/user/625530acaa8ccd1974a5663a6a878f65|Edvin Lundgren]] and [[http://forskning.mah.se/en/id/ai6698|Lindsay Merte]], who came to take advantage of the cool capabilities of our q+ AFM.
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 +===== Spring Kebap ======
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 +2019-Apr-17
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 +  * Spring time!  Naschmarkt! Kebap! Park! Sunshine!  Ice Cream!!!
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 +===== Senior Scientist Michele Riva ======
 + {{  :surface:news:michele_riva_2014.jpg?100|Michele Riva}}
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 +2019-Apr-15
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 +  * Michele Riva assumes his new duties as senior scientist.  He will spearhead our efforts in the epitaxial growth of complex metal oxides, and support the surface physics group and IAP. Congratulations, Michele! 
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===== International Brain Circulation ====== ===== International Brain Circulation ======
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surface/news/index.1552239640.txt.gz · Last modified: 2019-03-10 18:40 by Ulrike Diebold