MBI Staff Member – Personal info

Position

Director at the Max-Born-Institut 
für Nichtlineare Optik und Kurzzeitspektroskopie 
im Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V.

Professor for Experimental Physics at the 
Technische Universität Berlin, 
Institut für Optik und Atomare Physik

Research

  • Transient electronic structure and ultrafast optical manipulation of magnetization
  • Nanoscale (transient) structure and emerging materials properties
  • Novel imaging and scattering methods with coherent radiation at short wavelength
  • XUV and X-ray spectroscopy, light matter interaction

Curriculum vitae

2015-Director at the Max-Born-Institute and Professor in Physics (W3) at the Technische Universität Berlin, Experimental Physics / Laser Physics
2012-2015Professor in Physics, Lund University, Coherent Imaging Methods in Materials Science
2009-2015Head of the Joint Research Group Functional Nanomaterials between Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin and Technische Univserität Berlin
2008-2015Professor in Physics (W3), Technische Universität Berlin, Experimental Physics / Nanometer-Optics and X-Ray Scattering
2005-2008Privatdozent at Humboldt-Universität Berlin
2002-2008Staff Scientist, BESSY, head of in-house research group Resonant Scattering
2002Habilitation (Cologne University), Thesis: Streuung weicher Röntgenstrahlung: Neue Techniken zur Untersuchung nanostrukturierter Materialien
2001Staff Scientist, Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, USA
1998-2001Staff Scientist, IFF, Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany
1996-1998Postdoc, IFF, Forschungszentrum Jülich
1993-1996Ph.D. research at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada via DAAD fellowship. Thesis (Cologne University): Electronic and Structural Properties of Interfaces and Semiconductor Nanostructures
1992Diplom in Physics, Cologne University, research at IFF, Forschungszentrum Jülich. Thesis: Electronic and Geometric Structure of Buried CoSi2 Layers investigated with Photon-in Photon-out Spectroscopies
1988-1990Zivildienst
1988Vordiplom Physics
1986Vordiplom Biology
1965Born in Cologne

 

Committees of Trust

2019-Member of the Elettra Scientific Advisory Council
2016-2019Member of the BMBF Gutachterausschuss
2015-2018Chair of the Scientific Advisory Committee of the European XFEL
2014-Member of the Extended Governing Board of the Ioffe-Röntgen-Institute (IRI)
2014-2017Chair of the Komitee für Forschung mit Synchrotronstrahlung (KFS)
2013-2016Member of the BMBF Gutachterausschuss
2013-Member of the Scientific Advisory Committee of the European XFEL
2013-Member of the DESY Photon Science Committee
2008-Member of the Komitee für Forschung mit Synchrotronstrahlung (KFS)

 

MBI Publications

  1. Thermally induced magnetic switching in bit-patterned media

    B. Pfau, C. M. Günther, T. Hauet, S. Eisebitt, O. Hellwig

    Journal of Applied Physics 122 (2017) 043907/1-7
  2. A general approach to obtain soft x-ray transparency for thin films grown on bulk substrates

    M. Fohler, S. Frömmel, M. Schneider, B. Pfau, C. Günther, M. Hennecke, E. Guehrs, L. Shemilt, D. Mishra, D. Berger, S. Selve, D. Mitin, M. Albrecht, S. Eisebitt

    Review of Scientific Instruments 88 (2017) 103701/1-7
  3. Field-free deterministic ultrafast creation of magnetic skyrmions by spin–orbit torques

    F. Büttner, I. Lemesh, M. Schneider, B. Pfau, C. M. Günther, P. Hessing, J. Geilhufe, L. Caretta, D. Engel, B. Krüger, J. Viefhaus, S. Eisebitt, G. S. D. Beach

    Nature Nanotechnology 12 (2017) 1040–1044
  4. Generating circularly polarized radiation in the extreme ultraviolet spectral range at the free-electron laser FLASH

    von Korff Schmising, C., D. Weder, T. Noll, B. Pfau, M. Hennecke, C. Strüber, I. Radu, M. Schneider, S. Staeck, C. M. Günther, J. Lüning, A. el dine Merhe, J. Buck, G. Hartmann, J. Viefhaus, R. Treusch, S. Eisebitt

    Review of Scientific Instruments 88 (2017) 053903 /1-9
  5. Quantitative analysis of magnetization reversal in Ni thin films on unpoled and poled (0 1 1) [PbMg1/3Nb2/3O3]0.68–[PbTiO3]0.32 piezoelectric substrates

    A. Tkach, A. Kehlberger, F. Büttner, G. Jakob, S. Eisebitt, M. Kläui

    Journal of Physics D-Applied Physics 49 (2016) 335004/1-6
  6. Design and throughput simulations of a hard x-ray split and delay line for the MID station at the European XFEL

    W. Lu, T. Noll, T. Roth, I. Agapov, G. Geloni, M. Holler, J. Hallmann, G. Ansaldi, S. Eisebitt, A. Madsen

    AIP Conference Proceedings 1741 (2016) 030010/1-5
  7. Holography-guided ptychography with soft Xrays

    P. Hessing, B. Pfau, E. Guehrs, M. Schneider, L. Shemilt, J. Geilhufe, S. Eisebitt

    Opt. Express 24 (2016) 1840-1851
  8. Corrigendum: Indirect excitation of ultrafast demagnetization

    B. Vodungbo, B. Tudu, J. Perron, R. Delaunay, L. Muller, M. H. Berntsen, G. Grubel, G. Malinowski, C. Weier, J. Gautier, G. Lambert, P. Zeitoun, C. Gutt, E. Jal, A. H. Reid, P. W. Granitzka, N. Jaouen, G. L. Dakovski, S. Moeller, M. P. Minitti, A. Mitra, S. Carron, B. Pfau, C. V. Schmising, M. Schneider, S. Eisebitt, J. Luning

    Scientific Reports 6 (2016) 21727/1p
  9. Indirect excitation of ultrafast demagnetization

    B. Vodungbo, B. Tudu, J. Perron, R. Delaunay, L. Muller, M. H. Berntsen, G. Grubel, G. Malinowski, C. Weier, J. Gautier, G. Lambert, P. Zeitoun, C. Gutt, E. Jal, A. H. Reid, P. W. Granitzka, N. Jaouen, G. L. Dakovski, S. Moeller, M. P. Minitti, A. Mitra, S. Carron, B. Pfau, C. V. Schmising, M. Schneider, S. Eisebitt, J. Luning

    Scientific Reports 6 (2016) 18970/1-9
  10. Imaging Non-Local Magnetization Dynamics

    von Korff Schmising, C., B. Pfau, M. Schneider, C. M. Günther, D. Weder, F. Willems, J. Geilhufe, E. Malm, L. Müller, B. Vodungbo, F. Capotondi, E. Pedersoli, M. Manfredda, J. Lüning, S. Eisebitt

    Synchrotron Radiation News 29 (2016) 26-31

Other Publications

A publication list can be retrieved in ISI web of science using: author=(eisebitt, s*). A more up to date/extensive list is available on Google Scholar at this this link.