Nanophotonics - Nanoelectronics

Prof. Dr. Andreas Ruediger

Phone: +1.514.228.6854
Fax: +1.450.929.8102
Office: 1039

Institut national de la recherche scientifique
1650, Blvd. Lionel-Boulet
Varennes (QC) J3X 1S2 CANADA

Fields of interest

Physics of oxide nanoelectronics

Structure-function relation

Size effects in ferroelectrics

Functionalized scanning probe techniques, in particular piezoresponse force microscopy and tip-enhanced Raman spectroscopy

Curriculum Vitae

Since 2008, associate professor for Nanoelectronics - Nanophotonics at INRS-EMT, laboratory of ferroelectric nanoelectronics

2003-2008 tenured senior scientist and head of the Nanoarchitecture Laboratory at the Institute of Solid State Research (IFF) of the Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany (group of Rainer Waser)

2001-2003 Alexander-von-Humboldt Research fellow and Research associate at the Department of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom (group of Jim Scott)

1998-2001 PhD student in the department of physics, Universität Osnabrück, Germany (group Ortwin Schirmer) Light-induced charge transfer processes and pyroelectric luminescence in Sn2P2S6

1997-1998 PhD student in the department of biology, Universität Osnabrück, Germany (group Wolfgang Junge) Single-molecule spectroscopy on FOF1-ATPase

1993-1997 undergraduate in the department of physics, Universität Osnabrück, Germany, Diplom-Physiker: Ladungsträgerbeweglichkeit in Oxidischen Kristallen (group Ekart Krätzig)

1992-1993 civilian service in the youth hostel of Bad Iburg

1991-1992 undergraduate in the department of physics, Universität Dortmund

1982-1991 Schalker Gymnasium, Abitur LK Französisch und Physik, Note 1.0

Other activities

Fellow of the Institute of Physics

Associate editor of Functional Materials Letters, International Journal of Nanoscience, Journal of Crystallization and Crystal Growth