Ziv.-Ing. Univ.-Prof. Dr. techn.

Erik Reimhult , M.Sc.

Erik Reimhult

Member of the Young Academy since 2013

  • Institute for Biologically inspired materials


Research Areas:

  • Physics, Astronomy
  • Nanomaterials
  • Condensed matter
  • Nanobiotechnology
  • Physical chemistry
  • Surface physics



Selected Memberships:

  • American Vacuum Society
  • American Chemical Society
  • Österreichische Physikalische Gesellschaft

Selected Prizes:

  • ERC Consolidator Grant
  • Finalist Ertl Award, Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft
  • Best contributed presentation at ESF Research Conference on Biological Surfaces and Interfaces, Sant Feliu de Guixols, Spain
  • Best conference contribution at IMRE international post graduate workshop, Singapore

Selected Publications:

  • Amstad, E.; Kohlbrecher, J.; Müller, E.; Schweizer, T.; Textor, M. et al. [..] (2011) Triggered release from liposomes through magnetic actuation of iron oxide nanoparticle containing membranes. Nano Letters, Bd. 11, S. 1664-1670.
  • Isa, L.; Lucas, F.; Wepf, R.; Reimhult, E. (2011) Measuring wetting properties of single nanoparticles at liquid interfaces. Nature Communications, Bd. 2 (438).
  • Amstad, E.; Gillich, T.; Bilecka, I.; Textor, M.; Reimhult, E. (2009) Ultra-stable iron oxide nanoparticle colloidal suspensions using dispersants with catechol derived anchor groups. Nano Letters, Bd. 9, S. 4042-4048.
  • Reimhult, E.; Hook, F.; Kaserno, B. (2003) Intact vesicle adsorption and supported biomembrane formation from vesicles in solution: Influence of surface chemistry, vesicle size, temperature, and osmotic pressure. Langmuir, Bd. 19, S. 1681-1691.