Intranet Fakultät für Chemie und Pharmazie

Prof. Dr. Achim Hartschuh
Development and application of new techniques for optical imaging and spectroscopy with nanoscale spatial resolution


Prof. Dr. Achim Hartschuh
Department Chemie und CeNS
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Butenandtstr. 11, Haus E
81377 München

Office +49 (0)89 2180-77597 (Uta Le Guay)
Phone +49 (0)89 2180-77515
Room-Nr. E2.066
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Research Interests

  • Tip-enhanced near-field optical microscopy
  • Time-resolved spectroscopy
  • Single-walled carbon nanotubes

Short CV

  • Studied physics at Tübingen and Stuttgart
  • 2001 Ph.D., Stuttgart
  • 2001-2002 Postdoctoral research, University of Rochester NY/USA
  • 2002-2005 Juniorprofessor, University of Siegen
  • 2005-2006 Juniorprofessor, University of Tübingen
  • Since 2006 Professor (W2), LMU Munich

Key publications

  • A. Hartschuh, H. N. Pedrosa, L. Novotny, T. D. Krauss, "Simultaneous fluorescence and Raman scattering from single carbon nanotubes", Science (2003) 301, 1354.
  • A. Hartschuh, E. J. Sánchez, X. S. Xie, L. Novotny, "High-Resolution near-field Raman microscopy of single-walled carbon nanotubes", Phys. Rev. Lett. (2003) 90, 095503.
  • A. Hagen, M. Steiner, M. B. Raschke, C. Lienau, T. Hertel, H. Qian, A. J. Meixner, A. Hartschuh, "Exponential decay lifetimes of excitons in individual single-walled carbon nanotubes", Phys. Rev. Lett. (2005) 95, 197401.