Institute

Max Planck Institute of Microstructure Physics

Research publications

You can find more research publications messages on the website of the Institute:
http://www.mpi-halle.mpg.de

Research publications 2013
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The smallest storage system in the world

November 15, 2013

Controlling the magnetic moment of individual atoms opens up new possibilities for compact data storage devices and quantum computers [more]

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A good wire for nanoelectronics

April 09, 2013

Silicon nanowires become doped with unexpectedly large amounts of aluminium during growth, so that their conductivity increases [more]

Research publications 2012
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An electrical switch for magnetic current

February 29, 2012

A multiferroic tunnel junction provides storage media with increased data density [more]

Research publications 2011
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Data storage takes an electric turn

March 28, 2011

The data density in random access memory could be radically increased [more]

Research publications 2009
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Power thrust for spider silk

April 24, 2009

A team of scientists from Halle has succeeded in making spider silk significantly more break-resistant and ductile through the addition of metals [more]

Research publications 2008
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Giant memory thanks to tiny capacitors

June 25, 2008

German-Korean research team produces a permanent memory using a new procedure and thereby sets a memory density record [more]

Research publications 2006
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How to Herd Atoms

December 04, 2006

Max Planck researchers in Halle observe self-organization of atoms in circular atomic pens [more]

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Brilliant Growth without Gold

November 28, 2006

Max Planck researchers in Halle present new methods for manufacturing nanowires from silicon [more]

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From Nanowires to Nanotubes

September 28, 2006

A new concept for compound nanotube formation based on the Kirkendall effect [more]

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Captive Electrons

April 20, 2006

Max Planck researchers send electrons in a copper-platelet into a bound state above the vacuum level [more]

Research publications 2004
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Small Defects Have Large Impact

January 19, 2004

Max Planck materials scientists discover why ferroelectric materials sometimes lose their useful properties in the nanometer range [more]

Research publications 2003
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Technological Breakthrough in Silicon Photonics

August 26, 2003

Max Planck scientist introduces a new method for the manufacture of silicon nanocrystals for optoelectronics and storage technology [more]

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