Principal Investigator Heiko Wende

Prof. Dr. Heiko Wende

Phone: +49 203 379 2838

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Experimental Physics
Faculty of Physics
University of Duisburg-Essen

Project Area BB2: Element-specific electronic, magnetic and local geometric structure effects in mixed oxide catalysts

Project B2 investigates the local electronic and geometric structure of perovskite- and spinel-type oxidation catalysts obtained from Area C.

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Selected Publications

  1. J. Landers, S. Salamon, H. Remmer, F. Ludwig and H. Wende, Simultaneous study of Brownian and Néel relaxation phenomena in ferrofluids by Mössbauer spectroscopy, Nano Lett. 16 (2), 1150‑1155 (2016).
  2. M. E. Gruner, W. Keune, B. Roldan Cuenya, C. Weis, J. Landers, S. I. Makarov, D. Klar, M. Y. Hu, E. E. Alp, J. Zhao, M. Krautz, O. Gutfleisch, H. Wende, Element-resolved thermodynamics of magnetocaloric LaFe13-xSix, Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 057202 (2015).
  3. J. Landers, S. Salamon, M. Escobar Castillo, D. C. Lupascu, H. Wende, Mössbauer study of temperature-dependent cycloidal ordering in BiFeO3 nanoparticles, Nano Lett. 14, 6061 (2014).
  4. C. Schmitz-Antoniak, D. Schmitz, P. Borisov, F. M. F. de Groot, S. Stienen, A. Warland, B. Krumme, R. Feyerherm, E. Dudzik, W. Kleemann and H. Wende, Electric in-plane polarization in multiferroic CoFe2O4/BaTiO3 nanocomposite tuned by magnetic fields, Nature Communications 4, 2051 (2013).
  5. C. Antoniak, M. E. Gruner, M. Spasova, A. V. Trunova, F. M. Römer, A. Warland, B. Krumme, K. Fauth, S. Sun, P. Entel, M. Farle and H. Wende, A guideline for atomistic design and understanding of ultrahard nanomagnets, Nature Communications 4, 528 (2011).
  6. B. Sanyal, C. Antoniak, T. Burkert, B. Krumme, A. Warland, F. Stromberg, C. Praetorius, K. Fauth, H. Wende, O. Eriksson, Forcing Ferromagnetic Coupling Between Rare-Earth-Metal and 3d Ferromagnetic Films, Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 156402 (2010).
  7. H. Wende, Molecular magnets: How a nightmare turns into a vision, Nature Materials 8, 165 (2010).
  8. M. Bernien, J. Miguel, C. Weis, Md. E. Ali, J. Kurde, B. Krumme, P. M. Panchmatia, B.  Sanyal, M. Piantek, P. Srivastava, K. Baberschke, P. M. Oppeneer, O. Eriksson, W. Kuch, H. Wende, Tailoring the Nature of Magnetic Coupling of Fe-Porphyrin Molecules to Ferromagnetic Substrates, Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 047202 (2009).
  9. H. Wende, M. Bernien, J. Luo, C. Sorg, N. Ponpandian, J. Kurde, J. Miguel, M. Piantek, X. Xu, Ph. Eckhold, W. Kuch, K. Baberschke, P. M. Panchmatia, B. Sanyal, P. M.  Oppeneer and O. Eriksson, Substrate-induced magnetic ordering and switching of iron porphyrin molecules, Nature Materials 6, 516 (2007).
  10. H. Wende, Recent advances in X-ray absorption spectroscopy, Reports on Progress in Physics 67, 2105 (2004).