Within the first (2005-2009), second (2009-2012) and third (2012-2015) phase of IR-ON 71 PhD theses and 66 diploma theses were completed; 24 PhD theses and 9 diploma theses are in progress (Summer 2014).
           
           
    NAME
SCIENTIFIC WORK ACADEMIC DEGREE  
           

P02

 

Berer Thomas

Lateral Quantum Dots in Strained Silicon/Silicon-Germanium Heterostructures realized by a Schottky Split-Gate Technique

Dr.

finished 2007

P02

 

Glaser Martin

Dislocation engineering in SiGe heterostructures

DI

finished in 2011

P02

 

Groiss Heiko

TEM of self-organized PbTe/CdTe nanocrystals

DI

finished in 2006

P02

 

Groiss Heiko

TEM Investigations of semiconductor heterointerfaces

Dr.

finished 2011

P02

 

Gruber Daniel

Si/SiGe heterostructures for spintronics applications

Dr.

finished in 2007

P02

 

Jannesari Reyhanneh

Si-based Photonic Crystals

Dr.

finishing 2014

P02

 

Langer Gregor

Spin manipulation in Si/SieGe heterostructures

Dr.

finished in 2013

P02

 

Lichtenberger Herbert

Kinetic and Strain-Induced Self-Organization on Si(001)

Dr.

finished in 2006

P02

 

Pachinger Dietmar

High Mobility Si/SiGe Heterostructures for spintronic Applications

Dr.

finished in 2009

P02

 

Schatzl Magdalena

Light emission from Si/SiGe photonic structures

DI

finished in 2010

           

P03

 

Austerer Maximilian

Nonlinear light-generation in GaAs Quantum Cascade Lasers

Dr.

finished in 2008

P03

 

Detz Hermann

Second Harmonic Generation in Mid-Infrared Quantum Cascade Lasers with Surface Gratings

DI

finished in 2007

P03

 

Detz Hermann

Epitaxy of InGaAs/GaAsSb Heterostructures for Intersubband Optoelectronics

Dr.

finished in 2011

P03

 

Gansch Roman

Tuning of Resonances in Photonic Crystal Slabs

DI

finished 2010

P03

 

Gillinger Manuel

Elektro-optische Charakterisierung von Nanodraht Heterostrukturen

DI

finished in 2010

P03

 

Golka Sebastian

Dry-etched intersubband devices for near- and mid-infrared optoelectronics

Dr.

finished in 2006

P03

 

Greil Johannes

Electro-optical characterization of ultrastrained nanowires

Dr.

finished in 2014

P03

 

Heiss Stefan

Monolithische Integration von verspannten Nanodrähten

DI

finished in 2010

P03

 

Kalchmair Stefan

Photonic Crystal Intersubband Photodetectors

Dr.

finished in 2012

P03

 

Mujagic Elvis

Ring Cavity Surface Emitting Semiconductor Lasers

Dr.

finished in 2010

P03

 

Nobile Michele

Intersubband devices based on the InGaAs/GaAsSb heterostructure operating in the midinfrared

Dr.

finished in 2011

P03

 

Pflügl Christian

Quantum design of mid-infrared semiconductor lasers

Dr.

finished in 2005

P03

 

Reininger Peter

Photonic crystal slab resonators: Modeling and optimization

DI

finished in 2011

P03

 

Remigiusz Krzyzanowski

AFM analysis of quantum dots

DI

finished in 2009

P03

 

Ristanic Daniela

Optoelectronics Integration: On-Chip Infrared Sensors

Dr.

finished in 2015

P03

 

Sangil Ahn

Mid-infrared quantum cascade lasers: Asymmetric cavity engineering

Dr.

finished in 2014

P03

 

Schartner Stephan

Optical Cavities for Mid-Infrared Devices

Dr.

finished in 2009

P03

 

Schramböck Matthias

Growth and processing of III-V semiconductor nanostructures

Dr.

finished in 2008

P03

 

Schwarzer Clemens

Advanced Quantum Cascade Ring Lasers

Dr.

finished in 2014

P03

 

Schwarzer Clemens

Coherent coupling of ring cavity intersubband lasers

DI

finished 2010

P03

 

Winkler Karl

Numerical Studies on Ring-Cavity Surface-Emitting Semiconductor Lasers

DI

in the 1st year

P03

 

Zederbauer Tobias

Numerical Studies on Ring-Cavity Surface-Emitting Semiconductor Lasers

DI

finished in 2010

           

P04

 

Abtin Laurel

STM investigations of IV-VI semiconductor nanostructures

 Dr.

finished in 2008

P04

 

Eibelhuber Martin

Mid-Infrared Microdisk Laser

 Dr.

finished in 2012

P04

 

Grossauer Christian

Rastertunnelmikroskopie an Ge-Nanodrähten

 DI

finished in 2013

P04

 

Hochreiner Astrid

Mid-Infrared Active PbTe/CdTe Quantum Dots: Growth, Optical Properties and Device Applications

 Dr.

finished in 2012

P04

 

Khiar Amir

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 Dr.

finished in 2014

P04

 

Kriechbaumer Stefan

Epitxial growth of PbTe/CdTe nanocrystals

 DI

finished in 2010

P04

 

Lugovyy Dmytro

Strain-tuning and phase diagrams of self-assembled IV-VI semiconductor quantum dots

 Dr.

finished in 2009

P04

 

Matei Dan

Scanning tunneling microscopy investigations of self-assembled semiconductor nano-structures

 Dr.

finished in 2010

           

P05

 

Böberl Michaela

Narrow-band lead salt photodetectors and solution-processable nanocrystal photodetectors for the infrared

 Dr.

finished in 2007

P05

 

Eibelhuber Martin

Epitaktische BaF2/Bleisalz Heterostruktur-Bauelemente für das mittlere Infrarot

 DI

finished 2007

P05

 

Kaufmann Erich

Highly luminsecent PbTe/CdTe quantum dots fabricated by lattice-type mismatched epitaxy

 Dr.

finished in 2008

P05

 

Kirchschlager Raimund

Magneto-optical effects in epitaxial europium chalcogenide single layers

 DI

finished in 2006

P05

 

Kovalenko Maksym

Colloidal II-VI and IV-VI semiconductor nanocrystals for infrared optical devices

 Dr.

finished in 2007

P05

 

Minniberger Stefan

Zeitaufgelöste Laserspektroskopie an kolloidalen Nanokristall-Heterostrukturen

 DI

finished 2009

P05

 

Pichler Stefan

Colloidal Nanocrystal Waveguides and Microcavities

 DI

finished 2006

P05

 

Pichler Stefan

Evaluation of Anisotropy, Ordering and Photoresponse of Nanocrystal thin films

 Dr.

finished 2012

P05

 

Pühringer Harald

Verstärkte Farbkonversion von kolloidalen "dot/rod" - und "core/shell" -Nanokristallen durch vertikale Mikrorsonatoren

 DI

finished 2010

P05

 

Roither Jürgen

Optical applications of colloidal nanocrystals

 Dr.

finished 2009

P05

 

Ryzy Martin

Nanospalt-Lithographie für Transportmessungen an Filmen kolloidaler Nanokristalle

 DI

finished 2011

P05

 

Schwinghammer Harald

Photoconductivity in ensembles of colloidal nanocrystal spheres and wires in the infrared

 DI

finished 2008

P05

 

Sytnyk Mykhailo

Optimizing colloidal nanocrystals for applications

 Dr.

finished in 2015

P05

 

Yarema Maksym

Making infrared active colloidal nanocrystals environmental friendly

 Dr.

finished in 2012

           

P06

 

Grüneis Andreas

Ab-initio study of lead chalcogenides

DI

finished in 2007

P06

 

Kokott Sebastian

Silicen auf nicht-metallischen Unterlagen: Eine ab-initio Untersuchung

MSc

finished 2013

P06

 

Küfner Sebastian

Ab initio Unteruchung von Zinnmonoxid- und Zinndioxidoberflächen

DI

finished in 2011

P06

 

Küfner Sebastian

Electronic and topological properties of low-dimensional alpha-Sn and HgTe structures

Dr.

finished in 2015

P06

 

Küwen Frank

TM doping of Si nanodots

DI

finished in 2008

P06

 

Laubscher Moritz

Elektronische und optische Eigenschaften von amorphen Germaniumnanokristallen eingebettet in eine kristalline Siliziummatrix

MSc

finished 2014

P06

 

Leitsmann Roman

Ab initio Untersuchungen an PbTe/CdTe Heterostrukturen

Dr.

finished in 2009

P06

 

Matthes Lars

Structural, electronic and optical properties of group-IV honeycomb crystals from first principles

Dr.

finished in 2015

P06

 

Paier Joachim

Hartree-Fock and beyond using plane waves

Dr.

finished in 2008

P06

 

Panse Christian

Ab initio Untersuchungen zu magnetischen Nanokristallen

DI

finished in 2009

P06

 

Pflugradt Paul

Silicene on metallic substrates

MSc

finished 2014

P06

 

Rödl Claudia

Excitonic excitations in magnetic insulators

Dr.

finished in 2010

P06

 

Ronald Starke

Quantum field theoretical Green Functions and Electronic Structure

Dr.

finished in 2012

P06

 

Stekolnikov Andrej

Reconstruction of group-IV semiconductor surfaces: Origin, energetics and consequences

Dr.

finished in 2005

           

P07

 

Etzelstorfer Tanja

Structural Investigations of Nanomaterials for Renewable Energy Applications

DI

finished in 2011

P07

 

Hrauda Nina

X-ray diffraction studies of semiconductor nanostructures

Dr.

finished in 2012

P07

 

Keplinger Mario

Strain mapping in semiconductor nanowires using x-ray diffraction

Dr.

finished in 2014

P07

 

Keplinger Mario

Structural investigation of core-shell nanowires

DI

finished in 2008

P07

 

Kriegner Dominik

Crystallographic investigations of nanowires and nanocrystals

Dr.

finished in 2013

P07

 

Kriegner Dominik

X-ray diffraction from doped InAs/InAsP nanowires

DI

finished in 2009

P07

 

Mandl Bernhard

MOCVD growth of nanowires

Dr.

finished in 2011

P07

 

Mandl Bernhard

Au-free growth of nanowires and their characterization

DI

finished in 2006

P07

 

Mundboth Kiran

X-ray micro-diffraction of single SiGe/Si (001) islands: beyond the ensemble average

Dr.

finished in 2008

P07

 

Novak Jiri

Untersuchung der strukturellen Eigenschaften von Quantenpunkten

Dr.

finished in 2006

P07

 

Rehman-Khan Aaliya

Characterization of uniaxially strained SiGe heterostructures using x-ray diffraction methods

Dr.

finished in 2008

P07

 

Suzuki Tomoyuki

Quantum dots simulation with finite element method

DI

finished in 2007

P07

 

Wintersberger Eugen

X-ray scattering from dislocations in semiconductor epilayers

Dr.

finished in 2010

P07

 

Zhang Jianjun

Growth and characterization of ordered SiGe islands on patterned Si(001) substrates

Dr.

finished in 2010

           

P08

 

Brezna Wolfgang

Scanning capacitance microscopy/spectroscopy on semiconductors and related materials

Dr.

finished in 2005

P08

 

Dornstauder Stefan

Intraband Photocurrent Measurements of  Quantum Dot Structures through Monochromatic Excitation

DI

finished in 2008

P08

 

Eckhard Christian

Kapazitätsspektroskopie auf Halbleiternanostrukturen

Dr.

finished 2011

P08

 

Humer Irene

Material Chracterization and Dopant Profiling in Scanning Microwave Microscopy

Dr.

finished in 2012

P08

 

Madl Monika

Scanning Probe Methods for Electrooptical Measurements on Nanostructures

Dr.

finished in 2013

P08

 

Madl Monika

Photocurrent Spectroscopy with AFM

DI

finished in 2008

P08

 

Silvana De Sousa Jonathan

Scanning Capacitance Spectroscopy Studies on GaAs

DI

finished in 2008

P08

 

Silvano De Sousa Jonathan

Spin Dependent Transport in InGaAs-GaAsSb Heterostructures

Dr.

finished in 2012

P08

 

Soner Özcan

Ballistic electron emission microscopy/spectroscopy on metal-organic-semiconductor heterostructures

Dr.

finished in 2008

           

P09

 

Baumgartner Oskar

Simulation of Quantum Transport Using the Non-Equilibrium Green´s Functions Formalism

DI

finished in 2007

P09

 

Höflechner Bernhard

A Random Number Generator Library for Monte Carlo Simulation

DI

finished in 2006

P09

 

Karlowatz Gerhard

Full-band Monte Carlo Simulation of Semiconductor Devices

Dr.

finished in 2009

P09

 

Milovanovic Goran

Numerical Modeling of Quantum Cascade Lasers

Dr.

finished in 2011

P09

 

Stanojevic Zlatan

Simulation of Carrier Transport in Ultra-Thin-Body Devices

DI

finished in 2009

           

P11

 

Bachmann Dominic

THz array emitter

DI

finished in 2013

P11

 

Benz Alexander

Terahertz Quantum-Cascade Lasers: Carrier Transport and Photonic Crystal Cavities

Dr.

finished in 2009

P11

 

Brandstetter Martin

Novel cavity concepts for THz quantum cascade lasers

Dr.

finished in 2014

P11

 

Brandstetter Martin

Niobium cavity terahertz quantum cascade laser

DI

finished in 2010

P11

 

Deutsch Christoph

Long wavelength THz quantum cascade lasers

DI

finished in 2007

P11

 

Deutsch Christoph

Novel Semiconductor Materials and Growth Related Asymmetries in Terahertz Quantum Cascade Lasers

Dr.

finished in 2013

P11

 

Dietze Daniel

Nonlinear Terahertz Spectroscopy of Semiconductor Heterostructures

Dr.

finished in 2013

P11

 

Fasching Gernot

Microcavity terahertz quantum-cascade lasers and single quantum dot microdevices

Dr.

finished in 2006

P11

 

Faseth Thomas

Stretched-pulse Femtosecond Ytterbium Fiberlaser

DI

finished in 2006

P11

 

Gebhard Thomas

Quantum Dot Photodetectors Based on Indium Phosphide

Dr.

finished in 2011

P11

 

Grün Alexander

Grossflächige Terahertz-Emitter

DI

finished in 2007

P11

 

Haddad Reza

Time-Resolved Spectroscopy of QuantumCascade Lasers

DI

finished in 2011

P11

 

Janits Martin

coupled QCL microvaities

DI

finished in 2011

P11

 

Krall Michael

Optical Spectroscopy and Electrical Control of Self-Assembled Quantum Dots

DI

finished in 2008

P11

 

Kristoferitsch Jakob

THz metamaterials

DI

finished in 2012

P11

 

Kröll Josef

High performance terahertz time-domain spectroscopy: Application, control and amplification of few cycle terahertz radiation

Dr.

finished in 2007

P11

 

Lilley Govinda

Optical Spectroscopy and Vertical Field Stark Shift of Single Self-Assembled InAs/GaAs Quantum Dots

DI

finished in 2010

P11

 

Lilley Govinda

Coupling Compound Multi-Colour Nanoantennas and Quantum Dots for the Efficient Generation of Single THz Photons

Dr.

finished in 2015

P11

 

Magerl Elisabeth

Optical spectroscopy of single self-assembled indium-arsenide/gallium-arsenide quantum dots

DI

finished in 2006

P11

 

Martl Michael

Terahertz time-domain spectroscopy of sub-wavelength photonic structures

Dr.

finished in 2011

P11

 

Messner Manuel

Nanoantennas

MSc

finished in 2014

P11

 

Moldaschl Thomas

Time-resolved spin dynamics in quantum dots

DI

finished in 2007

P11

 

Moldaschl Thomas

Ultrafast Spectroscopy of Self-Assembled Quantum Dots

Dr.

finished in 2013

P11

 

Parz Wolfgang

Ultrafast light-matter interaction in quantum cascade lasers

Dr.

finished in 2009

P11

 

Prikoszovits Thomas

Terahertz characterization and imaging of semiconductors

DI

finished in 2006

P11

 

Schrey Frederik

High-resolution and ultrafast time-domain optical spectroscopy of self-assembled Indium Arsenide quantum dots

Dr.

finished in 2006

P11

 

Schuler Simone

Surface Plasmon Polaritons in Graphene

DI

finished in 2013

P11

 

Schwarz Stefan

Novel THz cavities

DI

finished in 2012

P11

 

Sebastian Schönhuber

Random intersubband laser

DI

finished in 2014

P11

 

Urich Alexander

Plasmonic Enhanced Interaction of Light with Fluorophores and Graphene for Applications in Optics and Optoelectronics

Dr.

finished in 2013

           

P12

 

Brehm Moritz

Photoluminescence investigation of SiGe and InAsP nanostructures

DI

finished in 2007

P12

 

Brehm Moritz

SiGe island growth: new phenomena in Stranski-Krastanow nucleation mode and their influence on the optoelectronic island properties

Dr.

finished in 2011

P12

 

Grydlik Martyna

Low temperature process for integrating Si based infrared photodetectors into optical resonators

DI

finished in 2006

P12

 

Grydlik Martyna

SiGe nanostructures for optoelectronic applications

Dr.

finished in 2011

P12

 

Hackl Florian

Micro-Luminescence Setup for Single Quantum Dot Experiments in the NIR Spectral Range

DI

finished in 2012

P12

 

Lausecker Elisabeth

Large-area high resolution microcontact printing

DI

finished in 2007

P12

 

Lausecker Elisabeth

Ultra-violet nanoimprint lithography for the definition of ordered nanostructures, integrated optics and electronic devices

Dr.

finished in 2012

P12

 

Nausner Lukas

Development and Characterization of Si:B Blocked Impurity Band Detectors for Mid Infrared Single Photon Detection

Di

finished in 2013

P12

 

Rauter Patrick

Temporally and spectrally resolved studies of mid-infrared to terahertz transitions in silicon –based optoelectronic devices

Dr.

finished in 2010

P12

 

Steindl Markus

Experimental Methods for Single SiGe Quantum Dot Photocurrent Spectroscopy

DI

finished in 2011

           

P13

 

Andlauer Till

Optoelectronic and spin-related properties of semiconductor nanostructures in magnetic fields

Dr.

finished in 2009

P13

 

Eissfeller Thomas

KP-Theorie optischer Eigenschaften von Nanostrukturen

DI

finished in 2008

P13

 

Greck Peter

Nichtgleichgewichtstransport in offenen Quantensystemen

DI

finished in 2008

P13

 

Kubis Tillmann

Quantum transport in semiconductor nanostructures

Dr.

finished in 2009

P13

 

Sabathil Matthias

Theorie der Exzitonen in Quantenpunkten

Dr.

finished in 2006

           

P14

 

Ambichl Philipp

Delay times and beam-like scattering states in coherent wave transmission through resonators

DI

finished in 2012

P14

 

Hisch Thomas

Pump-controlled light emission from micro and random lasers

DI

finished in 2012

P14

 

Moradinasab Mahdi

Optical Properties of Semiconductor Nanostructures

Dr.

finished in 2015

P14

 

Schlederer Bernhard

Description of a Bottle Resonator Evanescently Coupled to a Waveguide

DI

finished in 2013

P14

 

Stanojevic Zlatan

Modeling of Carrier Transport in Semiconductor Nanotstructures

Dr.

finishing in 2015

P14

 

Strassmann Peter

Coupling of Two Nitrogen-Vacancy Ensembles through a Cavity Bus

DI

finished in 2014

P14

 

Wolf Stefanie

Monte Carlo Ray Tracing for Thermal Transport Simulation

DI

finished in 2013