Here you will find an overview of our members and their respective research interests.
Leo leads the subgroup on ultrafast nanophotonics, with a focus on single nanoemitters and photon-phonon energy conversion.
Andreas leads the subgroup on mid-infrared nanophotonics for sensing and spectroscopy.
Fritz leads the subgroup on biology applications of infrared nanoscopy.
Administrative and technical support
Denise Wedemeyer provides us with administrative and secretarial support.
Reinhold Rath supports our clean room and general lab facilities, and is also in charge of safety.
Namvar Jahanmehr supports nanofabrication process development and our chemical lab.
Angana develops metasurfaces applicable in neuromorphic imaging and studies their tunability for mid infra-red applications.
Alexander's research is related to the study of the optical properties of hybrid metasurfaces.
Wenzheng is working on active modulation of photonic metasurfaces and their applications in optical devices.
Anil researches surface-enhanced Raman scattering biosensors for the early diagnosis of blood cancer.
Luca studies the integration of excitonic 2D semiconductors with plasmonic and dielectric hybrid nano-photonic structures.
Andreas researches applications of optical metasurfaces.
Enrico studies semiconductor integrated photonic circuits and in-liquid biosensing using near-field optical microscopy.
Luca investigates the nanophotonic electrochemical platform for SEIRA in the context of clean hydrogen generation.
Jonas investigates the integration of 2D materials and their heterostructures with dielectric nanocavities.
Johannes investigates photonic light cages for surface enhanced spectroscopies.
Jiaqi investigates light propagation in alternative nonreciprocal media, with a focus on Förster resonance energy transfer.
Thorsten is developing methods for performing biospectroscopy on living cells with sSNOM.
Dmytro studies chiral metasurfaces, as well as metasurfaces for structural light applications.
Haiyang researches TiO2-based all-dielectric metasurfaces for energy conversion and molecular detection
Tao's research focuses on the application of metasurface-enhanced spectroscopy.
Chenhao obtained an LMU-CSC Scholarship to study phase-change nanophotonics.
Thomas is working on single photon emitters in 2D materials integrated in nanophotonic structures.
Thomas studies metasurfaces for biospectroscopy in the mid-infrared.
Xingye is working on tunable and waveguide coupled BIC based metamaterials.
Connor investigates new mechanisms in light-matter interaction in metasurfaces driven by bound states in the continuum.
Michael develops novel concepts for metasurfaces based on photonic bound states in the continuum.
Lina is working on biosensing in biomimetic membrane systems with BIC metasurfaces.
Levin is working on second harmonic generation with controllable polarization in layered transition metal dichalcogenides.
Markus is working with structured light spectroscopy.
Yunshan develops a highly sensitive technique to measure nonlinear refraction and nonlinear absorption of monolayers.
Andres is a professor at the University of Alicante (Spain), on a sabatical working on wavefront engineering with metasurfaces.
Felipe is a professor at the University of Rio de Janeiro investigating nonreciprocal light and chirality in our chair.