Invited Speakers



Karsten Albe, Fachbereich Materialwissenschaften, TU Darmstadt
Thermodynamic Properties of FePt Nanoparticles Studied by Atomic Scale Computer Simulations

Manfred Albrecht, Fachbereich Physik, Universität Konstanz

Magnetic multilayered films on nanospheres


Catherine Amiens, Laboratoire de Chimie de Coordination du CNRS Toulouse

From metal-organic complexes to organized magnetic nanocrystals
Hans-Gerd Boyen, Abteilung Festkörperphysik, Universität Ulm
A micellar route to ordered arrays of magnetic nanostructuresfrom size-selected metal dots to metal/metaloxide core-shell systems


Harald Brune, Laboratoire de Nanostructures Superficielles, Ecole Polytechnique Federal de Lausanne, Switzerland
Magnetic Anisotropy of Bimetallic Islands
Hubert Brückl, Austrian Research Centers Seibersdorf, Austria
Biomolecular diagnostics by a magnetic lab-on-a-chip
John Chapman, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Glasgow, UK
Manipulating domain walls in magnetic nanostructures
Russell Cowburn, Imperial College, London UK
Patterned magnetic nanostructures for digital logic and ultrahigh density data storage


Kai Fauth, Max Planck Institut für Metallforschung, Stuttgart
Nanoscale magnetismprobed with XMCD
Michael Giersig, Stiftung Caesar, Bonn
Fabrication of Nanoscale magnetic Rings, Dots, and Rods by Combining Shadow Nanosphere Lithography and Annealed Polystyrene Nanosphere Masks


Markus Gruner, Theoretische Tieftemperaturphysik, Universität Duisburg-Essen
Preparation and Properties of Nanostructured Magnetic Hollow Microspheres: Experiment and Simulation


Riccardo Hertel, Institut für Festkörperforschung, Jülich
Simulation of magnetic structures and magnetization processes in nanostructured ferromagnets


Kornelius Nielsch, Max Planck Institut für Mikrostrukturphysik, Halle
Template-based Synthesis of Magnetic Tubular Nanostructures: Singlelayer, Multilayer and Multisegment Nanotubes


Ulrich Nowak, Department of Physics, University of York, UK
Thermal switching of FePt nanoparticles


Bernd Rellinghaus, Leibniz Insitut für Festkörper- und Werkstoffforschung IFW Dresden
Films of high anisotropy nanomagnets from the gas phase – chances and challenges

Caroline Ross, Department of Material Science and Engeneering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

Magnetic properties of lithographically patterned magnetic nanostructures


Claus Schneider, Institut für Festkörperforschung, Jülich

Title to be announced


Wolf-Dieter Schneider, Laboratoire de Physique des Surfaces , Ecole Polytechnique Federal de Lausanne, Switzerland
Adatom superlattices Created by Surface State Electrons
David J. Sellmyer, University of Nebraska, USA
Magnetic nanoparticles: Synthesis, Assembly and Properties