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Publications of the SPM and Biomimetics Group


  • Radwanul H. Siddique, H. Hölscher, J. Mertens, S. Vignolini, SERS-Substrat und Verfahren zum Herstellen eines SERS-Substrates (DE 10 2016 114 440).
  • M. Röhrig, M. Schneider, G. Etienne, M. Worgull, H. Hölscher: Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Herstellung eines Formkörpers mit mindestens zwei hierarchisch zueinander angeordneten Strukturebenen (DE 10 2012 110 048).
  • H. Hölscher, S. Solares: Cantilever with paddle for operation in dual-frequency mode (US 2011/0067150 A1).
  • H. Hölscher, M. Worgull: Formkörper, Verfahren zu seiner Herstellung und seine Verwendung (PCT/EP 2009/007528)

Articles and Book Contributions

Topographic cues guide the attachment of diatom cells and algal zoospores.
Xiao, L.; Finlay, J. A.; Röhrig, M.; Mieszkin, S.; Worgull, M.; Hölscher, H.; Callow, J. A.; Callow, M. E.; Grunze, M.; Rosenhahn, A.
2018. Biofouling, 34 (1), 86–97. doi:10.1080/08927014.2017.1408801
Disordered diffraction gratings tailored by shape-memory based wrinkling and their application to photovoltaics.
Schauer, S.; Schmager, R.; Hünig, R.; Ding, K.; Paetzold, U. W.; Lemmer, U.; Worgull, M.; Hölscher, H.; Gomard, G.
2018. Optical materials express, 8 (1), 184-198. doi:10.1364/OME.8.000184
Dry adhesives from carbon nanofibers grown in an open ethanol flame.
Lutz, C.; Syurik, J.; Shyam Kumar, C. N.; Kübel, C.; Bruns, M.; Hölscher, H.
2017. Beilstein journal of nanotechnology, 8, 2719–2728. doi:10.3762/bjnano.8.271
Bioinspired phase-separated disordered nanostructures for thin photovoltaic absorbers.
Siddique, R. H.; Donie, Y. J.; Gomard, G.; Yalamanchili, S.; Merdzhanova, T.; Lemmer, U.; Hölscher, H.
2017. Science advances, 3 (10), e1700232. doi:10.1126/sciadv.1700232
Custom-Designed Glassy Carbon Tips for Atomic Force Microscopy.
Zakhurdaeva, A.; Dietrich, P.-I.; Hölscher, H.; Koos, C.; Korvink, J.; Sharma, S.
2017. Micromachines, 8 (9), Art. Nr. 285. doi:10.3390/mi8090285
Scalable and controlled self-assembly of aluminum-based random plasmonic metasurfaces.
Siddique, R. H.; Mertens, J.; Hölscher, H.; Vignolini, S.
2017. Light: Science and Applications, 6 (7), Art. Nr. e17015. doi:10.1038/lsa.2017.15
Selective filtration of oil/water mixtures with bioinspired porous membranes.
Zeiger, C.; Kumberg, J.; Vüllers, F.; Worgull, M.; Hölscher, H.; Kavalenka, M. N.
2017. RSC Advances, 7 (52), 32806-32811. doi:10.1039/C7RA05385A
Bio-inspired, large scale, highly-scattering films for nanoparticle-alternative white surfaces.
Syurik, J.; Siddique, R. H.; Dollmann, A.; Gomard, G.; Schneider, M.; Worgull, M.; Wiegand, G.; Hölscher, H.
2017. Scientific reports, 7, Art. Nr.: 46637. doi:10.1038/srep46637
Bio-inspired micro-to-nanoporous polymers with tunable stiffness.
Syurik, J.; Schwaiger, R.; Sudera, P.; Weyand, S.; Johnsen, S.; Wiegand, G.; Hölscher, H.
2017. Beilstein journal of nanotechnology, 8, 906–914. doi:10.3762/bjnano.8.92
Copper atomic-scale transistors.
Xie, F.; Kavalenka, M. N.; Röger, M.; Albrecht, D.; Hölscher, H.; Leuthold, J.; Schimmel, T.
2017. Beilstein journal of nanotechnology, 8, 530–538. doi:10.3762/bjnano.8.57
Adaptable bioinspired special wetting surface for multifunctional oil/water separation.
Kavalenka, M. N.; Vüllers, F.; Kumberg, J.; Zeiger, C.; Trouillet, V.; Stein, S.; Ava, T. T.; Li, C.; Worgull, M.; Hölscher, H.
2017. Scientific reports, 7, Art. Nr.: 39970. doi:10.1038/srep39970
Patterning of two-dimensional electron systems in SrTiO₃ based heterostructures using a CeO₂ template.
Fuchs, D.; Wolff, K.; Schäfer, R.; Thelen, R.; Le Tacon, M.; Schneider, R.
2017. AIP Advances, 7 (5), Art. Nr.: 056410. doi:10.1063/1.4973696
Tunnel Magnetoresistance Sensors with Magnetostrictive Electrodes: Strain Sensors.
Tavassolizadeh, A.; Rott, K.; Meier, T.; Quandt, E.; Hölscher, H.; Reiss, G.; Meyners, D.
2016. Sensors, 16 (11), 1902. doi:10.3390/s16111902
Colour formation on the wings of the butterfly Hypolimnas salmacis by scale stacking.
Siddique, R. H.; Vignolini, S.; Bartels, C.; Wacker, I.; Hölscher, H.
2016. Scientific reports, 6, 36204. doi:10.1038/srep36204
Dynamic of cold-atom tips in anharmonic potentials.
Menold, T.; Federsel, P.; Rogulj, C.; Hölscher, H.; Fortágh, J.; Günther, A.
2016. Beilstein journal of nanotechnology, 7, 1543–1555. doi:10.3762/bjnano.7.148
Bioinspired Superhydrophobic Highly Transmissive Films for Optical Applications.
Vüllers, F.; Gomard, G.; Preinfalk, J. B.; Klampaftis, E.; Worgull, M.; Richards, B.; Hölscher, H.; Kavalenka, M. N.
2016. Small. doi:10.1002/smll.201601443
Microstructures of superhydrophobic plant leaves - inspiration for efficient oil spill cleanup materials.
Zeiger, C.; Silva, I. C. R. da; Mail, M.; Kavalenka, M. N.; Barthlott, W.; Hölscher, H.
2016. Bioinspiration & biomimetics, 11 (5), Art. Nr.: 056003. doi:10.1088/1748-3190/11/5/056003
Seeing Down to the Bottom: Nondestructive Inspection of All-Polymer Solar Cells by Kelvin Probe Force Microscopy.
Cui, Z.; Sun, J.; Landerer, D.; Sprau, C.; Thelen, R.; Colsmann, A.; Hölscher, H.; Ma, W.; Chi, L.
2016. Advanced materials interfaces, 3 (18), Art.Nr.:1600446. doi:10.1002/admi.201600446
Tailored probes for atomic force microscopy fabricated by two-photon polymerization.
Göring, G.; Dietrich, P.-I.; Blaicher, M.; Sharma, S.; Korvink, J. G.; Schimmel, T.; Koos, C.; Hölscher, H.
2016. Applied physics letters, 109 (6), 063101. doi:10.1063/1.4960386
Haften wie ein Gecko.
Greiner, C.; Hölscher, H.
2016. Physik in unserer Zeit, 47 (3), 116-122. doi:10.1002/piuz.201601422
Tunable Diffractive Optical Elements Based on Shape-Memory Polymers Fabricated via Hot Embossing.
Schauer, S.; Meier, T.; Reinhard, M.; Röhrig, M.; Schneider, M.; Heilig, M.; Kolew, A.; Worgull, M.; Hölscher, H.
2016. ACS applied materials & interfaces, 8 (14), 9423-9430. doi:10.1021/acsami.6b00679
Exploring and Explaining Friction with the Prandtl-Tomlinson Model.
Schwarz, U. D.; Hölscher, H.
2016. ACS nano, 10 (1), 38-41. doi:10.1021/acsnano.5b08251
Robust high-resolution imaging and quantitative force measurement with tuned-oscillator atomic force microscopy.
Dagdeviren, O. E.; Götzen, J.; Hölscher, H.; Altman, E. I.; Schwarz, U. D.
2016. Nanotechnology, 27 (6), 065703. doi:10.1088/0957-4484/27/6/065703
Solid-material-based Coupling Efficiency Analyzed with Time-of-Flight Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry.
Muenster, B.; Welle, A.; Ridder, B.; Althuon, D.; Striffler, J.; Foertsch, T. C.; Hahn, L.; Thelen, R.; Stadler, V.; Nesterov-Mueller, A.; Breitling, F.; Loeffler, F. F.
2016. Applied surface science, 360, 306–314. doi:10.1016/j.apsusc.2015.10.223
Programmable and self-demolding microstructured molds fabricated from shape-memory polymers.
Meier, T.; Bur, J.; Reinhard, M.; Schneider, M.; Kolew, A.; Worgull, M.; Hölscher, H.
2015. Journal of micromechanics and microengineering, 25, 065017/1-8. doi:10.1088/0960-1317/25/6/065017
Bioinspired air-retaining nanofur for drag reduction.
Kavalenka, M. N.; Vüllers, F.; Lischker, S.; Zeiger, C.; Hopf, A.; Röhrig, M.; Rapp, B. E.; Worgull, M.; Hölscher, H.
2015. ACS applied materials & interfaces, 7, 10651-10655. doi:10.1021/acsami.5b01772
Fabrication of hierarchical photonic nanostructures inspired by Morpho butterflies utilizing laser interference lithography.
Siddique, R. H.; Hünig, R.; Faisal, A.; Lemmer, U.; Hölscher, H.
2015. Optical materials express, 5 (5), 996-1005. doi:10.1364/OME.5.000996
A scanning probe microscope for magnetoresistive cantilevers utilizing a nested scanner design for large-area scans.
Meier, T.; Förste, A.; Tavassolizadeh, A.; Rott, K.; Meyners, D.; Gröger, R.; Reiss, G.; Quandt, E.; Schimmel, T.; Hölscher, H.
2015. Beilstein journal of nanotechnology, 6, 451-461. doi:10.3762/bjnano.6.46
Shape-memory polymers as flexible resonator substrates for continuously tunable organic DFB lasers.
Schauer, S.; Liu, X.; Worgull, M.; Lemmer, U.; Hölscher, H.
2015. Optical materials express, 5 (3), 576-584. doi:10.1364/OME.5.000576
Cold-Atom Scanning Probe Microscopy: An Overview.
Günther, A.; Hölscher, H.; Fortagh, J.
2014. Fundamentals of Picoscience. Hrsg.: K. Sattler, 287–302, CRC Press, London
Calibration of quartz tuning fork spring constants for non-contact atomic force microscopy: Direct mechanical measurements and simulations.
Falter, J.; Stiefermann, M.; Langewisch, G.; Schurig, P.; Hölscher, H.; Fuchs, H.; Schirmeisen, A.
2014. Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology, 5 (1), 507-516. doi:10.3762/bjnano.5.59
Nanothermoforming of hierarchical optical components utilizing shape memory polymers as active molds.
Schneider, N.; Zeiger, C.; Kolew, A.; Schneider, M.; Leuthold, J.; Hölscher, H.; Worgull, M.
2014. Optical materials express, 4 (9), 1895-1902. doi:10.1364/OME.4.001895
Two-dimensional superconductivity between SrTiO₃ and amorphous Al₂O₃.
Fuchs, D.; Schäfer, R.; Sleem, A.; Schneider, R.; Thelen, R.; Löhneysen, Hvon.
2014. Applied Physics Letters, 105, 092602/1-4. doi:10.1063/1.4895120
Length-dependent thermal transport along molecular chains.
Meier, T.; Menges, F.; Nirmalraj, P.; Hölscher, H.; Riel, H.; Gotsmann, B.
2014. Physical Review Letters, 113, 060801/1-5. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.113.060801
Nanofur for biomimetic applications.
Röhrig, M.; Mail, M.; Schneider, M.; Louvin, H.; Hopf, A.; Schimmel, T.; Worgull, M.; Hölscher, H.
2014. Advanced Materials Interfaces, 1, 1300083/1-10. doi:10.1002/admi.201300083
Wood-based microhaired superhydrophobic and underwater superoleophobic surfaces for oil/water separation.
Kavalenka, M. N.; Hopf, A.; Schneider, M.; Worgull, M.; Hölscher, H.
2014. RSC Advances, 4 (59), 31079-31083. doi:10.1039/C4RA04029E
Three-dimensional imaging of polymer materials by scanning probe tomography.
Alekseev, A.; Efimov, A.; Loos, J.; Matsko, N.; Syurik, J.
2014. European Polymer Journal, 52, 154-165. doi:10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2014.01.003
AFM-based model percolation in graphene-based polymer nanocomposites.
Syurik, J.; Alyabyeva, N.; Alekseev, A.; Aggev, O. A.
2014. Composites Science and Technology, 95, 38-43. doi:10.1016/j.compscitech.2014.02.006
Staying sticky: contact self-cleaning of gecko-inspired adhesives.
Mengüc, Y.; Röhrig, M.; Abusomwan, U.; Hölscher, H.; Sitti, M.
2014. Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 11, 20131205. doi:10.1098/rsif.2013.1205
Mechanical properties of C₅₈ materials and their dependence on thermal treatment.
Ulas, S.; Bundschuh, S.; Jester, S.-S.; Eberl, C.; Kraft, O.; Hölscher, H.; Böttcher, A.; Kappes, M. M.
2014. Carbon, 68, 125-137. doi:10.1016/j.carbon.2013.10.072
Graphene-based polymer nanocomposites: imaging of 3-D graphene network in a polymer matrix using SEM.
Syurik, J.; Ageev, O. A.; Alekseev, A.
2013. Parinov, I.A. [Hrsg.] Nano- and Piezoelectric Technologies, Materials and Devices Hauppauge, N.Y. : Nova Science Pubishers, 2013 (e-Book), 193-216
Hot embossing and thermoforming of biodegradable three-dimensional wood structures.
Worgull, M.; Schneider, M.; Röhrig, M.; Meier, T.; Heilig, M.; Kolew, A.; Feit, K.; Hölscher, H.; Leuthold, J.
2013. RSC Advances, 3 (43), 20060-20064. doi:10.1039/c3ra42642d
Self-sensing atomic force microscopy cantilevers based on tunnel magnetoresistance sensors.
Tavassolizadeh, A.; Meier, T.; Rott, K.; Reiss, G.; Quandt, E.; Hölscher, H.; Meyners, D.
2013. Applied physics letters, 102 (15), 153104/1-4. doi:10.1063/1.4801315
Hot pulling and embossing of hierarchical nano- and micro-structures.
Röhrig, M.; Schneider, M.; Etienne, G.; Oulhadj, F.; Pfannes, F.; Kolew, A.; Worgull, M.; Hölscher, H.
2013. Journal of micromechanics and microengineering, 23 (10), 105014/1-7. doi:10.1088/0960-1317/23/10/105014
Theoretical and experimental analysis of the structural pattern responsible for the iridescence of Morpho butterflies.
Siddique, R. H.; Diewald, S.; Leuthold, J.; Hölscher, H.
2013. Optics express, 21 (12), 14351-14361. doi:10.1364/OE.21.014351
Field ion microscopy characterized tips in noncontact atomic force microscopy: Quantification of long-range force interactions.
Falter, J.; Langewisch, G.; Hölscher, H.; Fuchs, H.; Schirmeisen, A.
2013. Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 87 (11), 115412/1-9. doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.87.115412
Influence of the Ga content on the optical and electrical properties of CuIn₁₋ₓGaₓSe₂ thin-film solar cells.
Zhang, Z.; Witte, W.; Kiowski, O.; Lemmer, U.; Powalla, M.; Hölscher, H.
2013. IEEE journal of photovoltaics, 3 (2), 823-827. doi:10.1109/JPHOTOV.2012.2228297
Atomic force microscopy and spectroscopy. Scanning probe techniques.
Hölscher, H.; Falter, J.; Schirmeisen, A.
2012. Kaufmann, E.N. [Hrsg.] Characterization of Materials Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley and Sons, 2.Ed., 2012 Online Resource. doi:10.1002/0471266965.com150
Scanning Probes : Cold atoms feel the force.
Hölscher, H.
2012. Nature nanotechnology, 7 (8), 484-485. doi:10.1038/nnano.2012.108
Reevaluation of the beneficial effect of Cu(In,Ga)Se₂ grain boundaries using Kelvin probe force microscopy.
Zhang, Z.; Tang, X.; Kiowski, O.; Hetterich, M.; Lemmer, U.; Powalla, M.; Hölscher, H.
2012. Applied Physics Letters, 100 (20), 203903/1-4. doi:10.1063/1.4714905
3D direct laser writing of nano- and microstructured hierarchical gecko-mimicking surfaces.
Röhrig, M.; Thiel, M.; Worgull, M.; Hölscher, H.
2012. Small, 8, 3009-3015. doi:10.1002/smll.201200308
Comparison of optical and tactile layer thickness measurements of polymers and metals on silicon or SiO₂.
Brand, U.; Beckert, E.; Beutler, A.; Dai, G.; Stelzer, C.; Hertwig, A.; Klapetek, P.; Koglin, J.; Thelen, R.; Tutsch, R.
2011. Measurement science and technology, 22 (9), 1-14. doi:10.1088/0957-0233/22/9/094021
Analysis of untreated cross sections of cu(In,Ga)Se₂ thin-film solar cells with varying Ga content using Kelvin probe force microscopy.
Zhang, Z.; Tang, X.; Lemmer, U.; Witte, W.; Kiowski, O.; Powalla, M.; Hölscher, H.
2011. Applied Physics Letters, 99 (4), 1-3. doi:10.1063/1.3607954
Measuring wear by combining friction force and dynamic force microscopy.
Schmutz, J. E.; Fuchs, H.; Hölscher, H.
2010. Wear, 268, 526-532. doi:10.1016/j.wear.2009.09.010
Temperature dependence of atomic-scale stick-slip friction.
Jansen, L.; Hölscher, H.; Fuchs, H.; Schirmeisen, A.
2010. Physical Review Letters, 104, 256101/1-4. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.104.256101
Dynamic modes of atomic force microscopy.
Schirmeisen, A.; Anczykowski, B.; Hölscher, H.; Fuchs, H.
2010. Bhushan, B. [Hrsg.] Springer Handbook of Nanotechnology 3rd rev.and extended ed. Berlin [u.a.] : Springer, 2010 Incl.DVD Also publ.online, 731-62
Numerical analysis of dynamic force spectroscopy using a dual-oscillator sensor.
Solares, S. D.; Hölscher, H.
2010. Journal of vacuum science & technology / B, 28 (3), C4E1-C4E11. doi:10.1116/1.3305338
The effective quality factor at low temperatures in dynamic force microscopes with Fabry-Perot interferometer detection.
Hölscher, H.; Milde, P.; Zerweck, U.; Eng, L. M.; Hoffmann, R.
2009. Applied Physics Letters, 94 (22), 223514/1-3. doi:10.1063/1.3149700
Simulation of magnetic exchange force microscopy by the example of Fe/W(001).
Lazo, C.; Hölscher, H.; Caciuc, V.; Heinze, S.
2009. Morita, S. [Hrsg.] Noncontact Atomic Force Microscopy Vol.2 Berlin [u.a.] : Springer, 2009 (Nano Science and Technology), 287-301
Force field spectroscopy in three dimensions.
Schirmeisen, A.; Hölscher, H.; Schwarz, U. D.
2009. Morita, S. [Hrsg.] Noncontact Atomic Force Microscopy Vol.2 Berlin [u.a.] : Springer, 2009 (Nano Science and Technology), 95-119
Probing the magnetic exchange forces of iron on the atomic scale.
Schmidt, R.; Lazo, C.; Hölscher, H.; Pi, U. H.; Caciuc, V.; Schwarz, A.; Wiesendanger, R.; Heinze, S.
2009. Nano Letters, 9, 200-204. doi:10.1021/nl802770x