Melanie Müller

Max Planck Research Group Structural and Electronic Surface Dynamics

Fritz Haber Institute of the Max Planck Society
Department of Physical Chemistry
Fardayweg 4-6
14195 Berlin
room: A 1.16
phone: +49 30 8413 5134
fax: +49 30 8413 5106



Current Projects:
Development of a hybrid setup for femtosecond low-energy electron diffraction and imaging.
Point projection microscopy of nanoscale field distributions and ultrafast currents and carrier dynamics in nanomaterials.
Implementation of nonlocally driven electron point sources based on nanofocused surface plasmons for femtosecond point projection microscopy.



M. Müller, V. Kravtsov, A. Paarmann, M. B. Raschke and R. Ernstorfer:
A nanofocused plasmon-driven sub-10 femtosecond electron point source.
ACS Photonics 3 (4), pp 611–619 (2016), [doi: 10.1021/acsphotonics.5b00710].
open access: arXiv:1512.07037

M. Müller, A. Paarmann and R. Ernstorfer:
Visualization of Photocurrents in Nanoobjects by Ultrafast Low-Energy Electron Point-Projection Imaging.
Springer Proceedings in Physics 162, pp 667-670 (2015), [doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-13242-6_164].

M. Müller, A. Paarmann and R. Ernstorfer:
Femtosecond electrons probing currents and atomic structure in nanomaterials.
Nature Communications 5, article no. 5292 (2014), [doi: 10.1038/ncomms6292].
open access: arXiv:1405.4992

S. Lüneburg, M. Müller, A. Paarmann and R. Ernstorfer:
Microelectrode for energy and current control of nanotip field electron emitters.
Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 213506 (2013), [doi: 10.1063/1.4831735].

M. Müller, A. Paarmann, C. Xu, and R. Ernstorfer:
Coherent electron source for ultrafast electron diffraction and imaging.
EPJ Web of Conferences 41, 10007 (2013), [doi: 10.1051/epjconf/20134110007].

A. Paarmann, M. Gulde, M. Müller, S. Schäfer, S. Schweda, M. Maiti, C. Xu, T. Hohage, F. Schenk, C. Ropers, and R. Ernstorfer:
Coherent femtosecond low-energy single-electron pulses for time-resolved diffraction and imaging: A numerical study.
J. Appl. Phys. 112, 113109 (2012), [doi: 10.1063/1.4768204].