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Overview/Review articles or chapters
"Perspectives of Molecular Manipulation and Fabrication" by C. Wagner, R. Temirov, and F. S. Tautz in "Molecular Architectonics - The Third Stage of Single Molecule Electronics" Editor: Takuji Ogawa; Springer 2017
C. Wagner and R. Temirov "Tunnelling junctions with additional degrees of freedom: An extended toolbox of scanning probe microscopy" Prog. Surf. Sci. 90, 194 (2015)
New SPM-human interfaces for moleclar manipulation
P. Leinen, M. F. B. Green, T. Esat, C. Wagner, F. S. Tautz, and R. Temirov "Hand controlled manipulation of single molecules via a scanning probe microscope with a 3D virtual reality interface" J. Vis. Exp. 116, e54506 (2016)
S. Tewari, J. Bakermans, C. Wagner, F. Galli, and J. M. van Ruitenbeek "Testing monoatomic gold chains using a 3D motion controlled scanning tunneling microscope" Nevac 53, 12 (2015)
P. Leinen, M. F. B. Green, T. Esat, C. Wagner, F. S. Tautz, and R. Temirov "Virtual reality visual feedback for hand-controlled scanning probe microscopy manipulation of single molecules", Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 6, 2148 (2015)
M. F. B. Green, T. Esat, C. Wagner, P. Leinen, A. Grötsch, F. S. Tautz, and R. Temirov "Patterning a hydrogen-bonded molecular monolayer with a hand-controlled scanning probe microscope", Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 5, 1926 (2014)
M. F. B. Green, C. Wagner, P. Leinen, T. Deilmann, P. Krüger, M. Rohlfing, F. S. Tautz, and R. Temirov "Scanning quantum dot microscopy: A quantitative method to measure local electrostatic potential near surfaces" Jpn. J. Appl. Phys 55, (2016)
G. Kichin, R. Temirov, C. Wagner, and F. S. Tautz "Mit atomaren Sensoren Moleküle erkennen", Nachrichten aus der Chemie 60, 52 (2012)
C. Weiss, R. Temirov, C. Wagner, and F. S. Tautz "Looking Inside Molecules - Imaging with Scanning Tunneling Hydrogen Microscopy", G.I.T. Imaging & Microscopy 13, 38 (2011)
Articles in peer-reviewed journals
C. Wagner, M. F. B. Green, M. Maiworm, P. Leinen, T. Esat, N. Ferri, N. Friedrich, R. Findeisen, A. Tkatchenko, R. Temirov, and F. Stefan Tautz "Quantitative imaging of electric surface potentials with single-atom sensitivity", Nat. Mater (2019)Link to article Read online..
R. Temirov, M. F. B. Green, N. Friedrich, P. Leinen, T. Esat, P. Chmielniak, S. Sarwar, J. Rawson, P. Kögerler, C. Wagner, M. Rohlfing, and F. S. Tautz "Molecular Model of a Quantum Dot Beyond the Constant Interaction Approximation", Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 206801 (2018)Get pdf.. View at PRL..
R. Findeisen, M. A. Grover, C. Wagner, M. Maiworm, R. Temirov, F. S. Tautz, M. V. Salapaka, S. Salapaka, R. D. Braatz, S.O. R. Moheimani "Control on a Molecular Scale: a Perspective", American Control Conference (ACC) 3069-3082 (2016)
T. Esat, B. Lechtenberg, T. Deilmann, C. Wagner, P. Krüger, R. Temirov, M. Rohlfing, F. B. Anders, and F. S. Tautz "A chemically driven quantum phase transition in a two-molecule Kondo system", Nat. Phys. (2016)
C. Wagner, M. F. B. Green, P. Leinen, T. Deilmann, P. Krüger, M. Rohlfing, R. Temirov, and F. S. Tautz "Scanning Quantum Dot Microscopy", Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 026101 (2015) see also Viewpoint in Physics 8, 63 (2015)
C. Braatz, T. Esat, C. Wagner, R. Temirov, F. S. Tautz, and P. Jakob "Switching Orientation of adsorbed Molecules: Reverse Domino on a Metal Surface", Surf. Sci. 643, 98 (2015)
T. Esat, T. Deilmann, B. Lechtenberg, C. Wagner, P. Krüger, R. Temirov, F. B. Anders, M. Rohlfing, and F. S. Tautz "Transfering spin into an extended p orbital of a large molecule", Phys. Rev. B 91, 144415 (2015)
C. Wagner, N. Fournier, V. G. Ruiz, C. Li, K. Müllen, M. Rohlfing, A. Tkatchenko, R. Temirov, and F. S. Tautz "Non-additivity of molecule-surface van der Waals potentials from force measurements", Nat. Commun. 5, 5568 (2014)
P. Hapala, G. Kichin, C. Wagner, F. S. Tautz, R. Temirov, and P. Jelínek "Mechanism of high-resolution STM/AFM imaging with functionalized tips", Phys. Rev. B 90, 085421 (2014)
C. Wagner, N. Fournier, F. S. Tautz, and R. Temirov "The role of surface corrugation and tip oscillation in single-molecule manipulation with a non-contact atomic force microscope", Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 5, 202 (2014)
G. Kichin, C. Wagner, F. S. Tautz, and R. Temirov "Calibrating atomic-scale force sensors installed at the tip apex of a scanning tunneling microscope", Phys. Rev. B 87, 081408(R) (2013)
C. Wagner, N. Fournier, F. S. Tautz, and R. Temirov "Measurement of the Binding Energies of the Organic-Metal Perylene-Teracarboxylic-Dianhydride/Au(111) Bonds by Molecular Manipulation Using an Atomic Force Microscope.", Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 076102 (2012)
C. Wagner, R. Forker, and T. Fritz "On the Origin of the Energy Gain in Epitaxial Growth of Molecular Films.", J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 3, 419 (2012)
I. Kröger, B. Stadtmüller, C. Wagner, C. Weiss, R. Temirov, F. S. Tautz, and C. Kumpf "Modeling intermolecular interactions of physisorbed organic molecules using pair potential calculations.", J. Chem. Phys. 135, 234703 (2011)
G. Kichin, C. Weiss, C. Wagner, F. S. Tautz, and R. Temirov "Single molecule and single atom sensors for atomic resolution imaging of chemically complex surfaces.", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 133, 16847 (2011)
N. Fournier, C. Wagner, C. Weiss, R. Temirov, and F. S. Tautz "Force-controlled lifting of molecular wires.", Phys. Rev. B 84, 035435 (2011)
C. Weiss, C. Wagner, R. Temirov and F. S. Tautz "Direct Imaging of Intermolecular Bonds in Scanning Tunneling Microscopy.", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 132, 11864 (2010)
C. Weiss, C. Wagner, C. Kleimann, M. Rohlfing, F.S. Tautz, and R. Temirov "Imaging Pauli Repulsion in Scanning Tunneling Microscopy.", Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 086103 (2010)
C. Wagner, D. Kasemann, C. Golnik, R. Forker, M. Esslinger, K. Müllen, and T. Fritz "Repulsion between molecules on a metal: Monolayers and submonolayers of hexa-peri-hexabenzocoronene on Au(111)", Phys. Rev. B 81, 035423 (2010)
D. Kasemann, C. Wagner, R. Forker, T. Dienel, K. Müllen, and T. Fritz "Line-on-Line Organic-Organic Heteroepitaxy of Quaterrylene on Hexa-peri-hexabenzocoronene on Au(111)", Langmuir 25, 12569 (2009)
R. Forker, D. Kasemann, T. Dienel, C. Wagner, R. Franke, K. Müllen, and T. Fritz "Electronic Decoupling of Aromatic Molecules from a Metal by an Atomically Thin Organic Spacer", Adv. Mater. 20, 4450 (2008)
C. Wagner, R. Franke, T. Dienel, R. Forker, R. Jacob, and T. Fritz "Degradation and segregation: Thermal stability and highly ordered epitaxial thin films of large aromatic molecules", Appl. Phys. Lett. 91, 113111 (2007)
C. Wagner, R. Franke, and T. Fritz "Evaluation of I(V) curves in scanning tunneling spectroscopy of organic nanolayers", Phys. Rev. B 75, 235432 (2007)
K. Walzer, T. Toccoli, A. Pallaoro, S. Iannotta, C. Wagner, T. Fritz, and K. Leo "Comparison of organic thin films deposited by supersonic molecular-beam epitaxy and organic molecular-beam epitaxy: The case of titanyl phthalocyanine", Surf. Sci. 600, 2064 (2006)
R. Franke, S. Franke, S. C. B. Mannsfeld, C. Wagner, T. Dienel, and T. Fritz "Epitaxial nanolayers of quaterrylene: Influence of the substrate on the growth of the first and second monolayers", Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 161907 (2006).
▶June 27th, 2019"The theory of scanning quantum dot microscopy" Read at J Phys. Cond. Mat.
▶June 10th, 2019New scanning quantum dot microscopy (SQDM) paper online. Quantitative measurements of surface potentials and dipoles. New window to the nanoscale world. Read at Nature Materials Read full-text w/o subscription Press release
▶February 15th, 2019We welcome Joshua Scheidt, computer science student at Maastricht University, who joins the MoMaLab for his master thesis.
▶February 4th, 2019Hand-controlled STM-based atomic manipulation with real-time visual feedback from an MD simulation Read at Beilstein..
▶October 25th, 2018We have been granted 2 Mio core‑h on JURECA for our simulation work on molecular adsorption and manipulation.
▶ Hands-on DFT and beyondBarcelona, Spain, August 26 - September 6, 2019
▶ 704. WE-Heraeus-Seminar "Exploring the Limits of Nanoscience with Scanning Probe Methods"Bad Honnef, Germany, 27-31 October 2019