Prof. Dr. M. Alexander Schneider

Research Interests

Surface physics, structural and electronic properties of surfaces and adsorbates, magnetism, correlated electron systems, low-temperature physics.


Scanning Tunneling Microscopy and Spectroscopy (STM/STS) in ultra-high vacuum at low temperatures
Low-Energy Electron Diffraction (LEED) and Density-Functional-Theory (DFT) for surface structure determination.

Short CV

1997           PhD from the University of Göttingen, Germany
1997-1998 PostDoc at Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK
1999-2000 PostDoc at the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland
2000-2006 Research Assistant at the Max-Planck-Institute for Solid State Research, Stuttgart, Germany
2006           Habilitation at the University of Konstanz, Germany
since 2006 Professor at the Chair of Solid State Physics, University of Erlangen, Germany

My Publications

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