Ulrich F. Keyser et al.

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Principle Investigator

Ulrich F. Keyser
Room 3.70, Maxwell Centre
curriculum vitae
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ufk20 (at) 01223-3-37272


Silvia Hernandez Ainsa
Permanent address: ARAID, Zaragoza, Spain
smh80 (at)
Stefano Pagliara
Permanent address, Exeter University
sp608 (at)


Jehangir Cama jc632 (at)
Kaikai Chen kc494 (at)
Clare Fitzgerald cf355 (at)
Jinglin Kong jk583 (at)
Karolis Misiunaskm558 (at)
Alice Thorneywork
at775 (at)
Vladimir Turek
vt273 (at) Joint postdoc with J.J. Baumberg
Nikki Weckmannew25 (at)
Jinbo Zhu jz421 (at)

PhD Students

Kareem Al Nahas
ka451 (at) Funded by Winton, NPL, Trinity Barlow, ERC
Will Arter
wa248 (at) Joint PhD student with Prof T. Knowles
Mustafa Caglar
Graphene CDT
mc934 (at) Funded by EPSRC
Niklas Ermann
NanoDTC associate
nae27 (at) Funded by EPSRC, Trinity Hall
Jannes Gladrow
jg754 (at) by Winton and ETN (Marie Curie Programme, EU)
Jeffrey Mc Hugh
Graphene CDT
jm2080 (at) Funded by AFOSR
Michael Schaichmas259 (at) by ERC and Naumann Stiftung
Alexander Ohmannao391 (at) by EPSRC
Raj Pandya
rp558 (at) Joint PhD student with Dr Akshay Rao
Diana Sobota
ds792 (at) Funded by Winton
Yizhou Tan yt308 (at) Funded by CSC
Soichiro Tottori st607 (at) Funded by Nakajima Trust


Adrian Leathers al888 (at) student from ETH Zurich, SUI
Vivian Wang
Churchill Scholar
vww23 (at)


(Name), (Position), (next known destination), (time in lab)

Academic visitors

Dr Fabian Czerwinski, Visitor, joined Princeton, USA, 2010
Prof Sandip Ghosal, Leverhulme Visiting Professor, Back at Northwestern University, US, 2012-2013
Prof Christian Holm Visiting Professor, ICP Stuttgart, Germany, 2013
Prof Murugappan Muthukumar, Royal Society funded visiting Professor, returned to Amherst, USA, 2014
Prof Jingjie Sha, Visiting Researcher, returned to Southeast University Nanjing, China, 2010-2011

Former PhD students and Postdocs

Dr Nicholas Bell , PhD student IV and Postdoc, joined Oxford University, 2010-2016
Dr Krystyna Bromek Postdoc, 2011-2013
Dr Catalin Chimerel, PhD Student III 2008-2012, postdoc 2012-2014, joined University of Cambridge, UK
Dr Cynthia Fisher, Postodc, joined STEMCELL Technologies, Cambridge, 2013-2014
Dr Joanne Gornall, Postdoc, joined Cambridge Consultants, UK, 2009-2011
Dr Hannah Gaimster, Postdoc in collaboration with Dr David Summers, joined John Innes Centre Norwich, UK, 2014
Dr Kerstin Goepfrich , Bsc, Mphil and PhD student X, joined Spatz Lab, MPI Stuttgart, Germany, 2012-2017
Dr Elisa Hemmig , Part III, Mphil and PhD student XIII, joined IBM Ruschlikon, Switzerland, 2012-2017
Dr Chandrashekhar Kulkarni , Postdoc, joined UCLAN as group leader, UK, 2012-2013
Dr Nadanai Laohakunakorn, Part III and PhD student VI, 2009-2015, joined EPFL Lausanne, Switzerland
Dr Oliver Otto, PhD student II, joined VW, Wolfsburg, Germany, now group leader at U Greifswald, Germany 2007-2011
Dr Oliver Pambos, PhD student VII, joined Chemistry, U Cambridge, 2010-2015
Dr Sowmya Purushothaman, Postdoc, joined Exeter University, 2014-2016
Dr Maria Ricci, Postdoc SNF fellow, 2014-2016
Dr Lorenz Steinbock, PhD student I, joined 454 Sequencing, New Haven, USA, 2007-2011
Dr Gunter Stober, PhD student at Leipzig, joined Rostock University, Germany, 2006-2008
Dr Vivek Thacker, PhD student V and Postdoc, joined EPFL, Switzerland, 2010-2015
Dr Michael Walker, PhD student XI ad Postdoc, joined The Technology Partership (TTP), 2013-2017

Mphil students

Kareem Al Nahas, MPhil student, joined Cambridge University, 2016-2017
Simon Dettmer, MPhil student, joined Cologne University, Germany, 2012-2013
Madhavi Duvvuri, MPhil student, joined Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, US, 2014-2015
Elisa Hemmig, MPhil student, joined Cambridge University, 2013-2014
Theresa Maier, Summer project and MPhil student, joined Cambridge University, UK, 2014-2015

Part III, project, summer and visiting (PhD) students

Aiste Baleisyte, Undergraduate visiting student, joined Jacobs University Bremen, Germany, 2011
Kevin Baumann, Visiting Master student with Silvia Hernandez Ainsa, joined Cambridge University, 2017
Cristiana Bercea, Visiting summer student, joined Jacobs University Bremen, Germany, 2015
Hergen Brutzer, Master student, joined TU Dresden, Germany, 2007
Jerome Burelbach , Part III student, joined Cambridge University, 2014
Jonathan Burley Part III student, 2011
Edward Chalklen, Part II Engineering project student, 2015-16
Kaikai Chen, visiting PhD student, returned to Tsinghua University, 2015-2017
Benjamin Gollnick, Visiting PhD student from CSIC Madrid, Spain, 2013
Lisa Hecker Visiting Master Student, TU Braunschweig, joined Sensors CDT, U Cambridge, 2015-16
Sebastian John, NanoDTC Midi project student, joined Cambridge University, UK, 2011
Bertalan Gyenes, Part III Systems Biology Student, joined MRC Labs London, 2013-2014
Nikita Hanikel, ERASMUS research student, joined UC Berkeley, US, 2017
Irene Henning, ERASMUS research student, joined Nottingham University, UK, 2015
Lukas Hild, Master student, joined U Leipzig, Germany, 2008
Anna Huefner, Diploma student, joined Cambridge University, UK, 2009-2010
Tim Hutschenreiter, Summer project student, joined Cambridge University, UK, 2013
Tadas Kartanas , NanoDTC Mini project, PhD student at U Cambridge, UK, 2015
Robin Lamboll Part III and Summer Project student, joined Cambridge University, 2013
Lewis Lea, Part III student, joined SMF group, Cambridge University, UK, 2013
Wenhong 'Tina' Li, MPhil student, joined Jacobs University Bremen, Germany, 2013
Alex Lucas, Part III student, joined Oxford University, UK, 2011
Andre Maier, Visiting ERASMUS student, joined U Tubingen, Germany, 2016-2017
Philip Mair, Mini project Sensors CDT, now PhD student U Cambridge, 2015
Nikolay Martyushenko, Part II Biochemistry project & Summer Student, joined U Cambridge, 2014
Peter Francis James May, Part III student, joined Oxford University, UK, 2012
Anne Meijering, Visiting ERASMUS student, joined VU Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2/14-7/14
Christoph Muus, Visiting summer student, joined University of Heidelberg, Germany, 2011
Jan Henning Peters, Master student, joined MPI Goettingen, Germany, 2007-2008
Danielle Kaminski, Summer student, joined Cambridge University, UK, 2010
Timothee Menais, Summer student, joined ENS Lyon, 2011
Enno Oldewurtel, Part III student, joined U Koeln, Germany, 2009
Harisha Ramachandraiah, Visitor, 2009-2010
Vivek Saraswat, MPhil Nano student, joined U Wisconsin Madison, 2014
Christian Schwall Master student, joined Cambridge University, UK, 2011-2012
Rebecka Skarstam, Summer and Part III student, joined McKinnsey, Stockholm, Sweden, 2011
Emily Smith, Part III student, joined, 2016-2017
Lindsey Tate, Part III student, joined UIT Cambridge, UK, 2013
Krystian Ubych, ERASMUS student, joined University of Warsaw, 2015
Queeny van der Spek, Part III student, joined VU Amsterdam, NL, 2016-2017
Carolin Wagner, Visiting PhD student, joined Leipzig University, Germany 2011
Samantha Whitmore, Part III student, 2014
Da Wei Wong, Summer student, joined DAMTP, Cambridge University, 2010
Clare Xu Part III student, 2012
Thomas Zettl Visiting Master student, Returned to LMU Munich, Germany, 2013-14