Portfolio Prof. Dr. Reinhold Kleiner

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Academic title:
Prof. Dr.
Reinhold Kleiner
Organizational units:
Faculty of Science
University of Tübingen
Institute of Physics (PIT)
Department of Physics

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Research focus

We do basic research on physical properties of superconducting and magnetic layer systems (single crystals, thin film heterostructures).  

Our main research activities are in the area of the investigation of electric transport properties at low temperaturer, with focus on tunneling and Josephson effects, quantum interferometry and nonlinearer dynamics.  

The technoloy which we use for our research includes modern techniques in

thin film deposition, patterning and characterization (UHV cluster deposition system, electron- and photolithography, characterization via SEM, XRD, EBSD, AFM/STM)

electric transport measurement (in magnetic fields up to 12 T, in microwave fields up to 40 GHz, at temperatures from 10 mK to 300 K)

imaging of electric transport properties at low temperatures via low-temperature scanning electron microscopy (LTSEM) and low-temperature scanning laser microscopy (LTSLM)


2016 - 2025
Monika Fleischer
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft e.V. (DFG)
2014 - 2016
Reinhold Kleiner
Carl Zeiss Stiftung
2013 - 2019
Reinhold Kleiner
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft e.V. (DFG)
2013 - 2015
Reinhold Kleiner
Carl Zeiss Stiftung


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Triest, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
Lausanne, Waadt, Switzerland
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
Kotelnikov Institute of Radio-engineering and Electronics
Moskau, Russian Federation
Lomonosov Moscow State University
Moskau, Russian Federation
Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv, Israel
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Leuven, Belgium
Rikagaku Kenkyūjo (RIKEN)
Wako, Saitama, Japan
Universiteit Antwerpen
Antwerpen, Belgium
Universität Basel
Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
Lomonosov Moscow State University
Moskau, Russian Federation
Nanjing University
Nanjing, China
Argonne National Laboratory (ANL)
Lemont, Illinois, United States of America
Nanjing University
Nanjing, China



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