o. Univ.-Prof. Dr.

Monika Ritsch-Marte

Monika Ritsch-Marte

Full Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences since 2016

  • Department für Physiologie und Medizinische Physik, Medizinische Universität Innsbruck


Research Areas:

  • Physics, Astronomy
  • Optics
  • Laser physics
  • Quantum optics
  • Angewandte Optik



Selected Memberships:

  • Fellow of the Optical Society of America

Selected Prizes:

  • ERC Advanced Investigator Grant
  • Ludwig-Boltzmann-Preis
  • Kardinal-Innitzer-Würdigungspreis
  • Wissenschaftspreis des Landes Vorarlberg
  • Tiroler Landespreis für Wissenschaft

Selected Publications:

  • Thalhammer, G.; Steiger, R.; Bernet, S.; Ritsch-Marte, M. (2011) Optical macrotweezers: trapping of highly motile micro-organisms. Journal of Optics, Bd. 13, S. 044024.
  • Maurer, C.; Jesacher, A.; Bernet, S.; Ritsch-Marte, M. (2011) SLM-Microscopy: what spatial light modulators can do for microscopy. Lasers and Photonics Reviews, Bd. 5, S. 81-101.
  • Heinrich, C.; Hofer, A.; Ritsch, A.; Ciardi, C.; Bernet, S. et al. [..] (2008) Selective imaging of saturated and unsaturated lipids by wide-field CARS-microscopy. Optics Express, Bd. 16, S. 2597-2708.
  • Fürhapter, S.; Jesacher, A.; Bernet, S.; Ritsch-Marte, M. (2005) Spiral phase contrast imaging in microscopy. Optics Express, Bd. 13, S. 689-694.
  • Marte, Monika (1995) Sub-Poissonian twin beams via competing nonlinearities. Physical Review Letters, Bd. 74, S. 4815-4818.