Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Elmers

Prof. Dr. Hans Joachim Elmers

Main Research Fields

Correlated Molecular Systems, Magnetic Circular/Linear Dichroism (Kerr effect, XMCD), Scanning Tunneling Microscopy and Spectroscopy, Spintronics, Surface Science

Scientific Career

1979 - 1985 Studies of Physics at Clausthal University of Technology
1989 PhD, Clausthal University of Technology
1990 - 1996 Research associate and Akademischer Rat at the Institute of Physics, Clausthal University of Technology
1996 Habilitation, Thesis: “Ferromagnetic Monolayers”
1996 - 1997 Substitute professor at Clausthal University of Technology
1997 Research associate at the Max Planck Institute of Microstructure Physics, Halle, Department of Prof. Dr. J. Kirschner
1997 - 1998 Substitute professor at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Since 1998 C3-Professor at the Department of Physics, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

Scholarships, Awards and Honors

1996 Heisenberg-Fellowship of the German Research Foundation (DFG)