Group Meetings

Our seminar series is open to everyone who is interested. So if you like to join us or contribute with a talk please get in touch with Andreas Roschger.

DateLocationSpeaker Title
WebexTiago Pires
(University of Lisbon, Instituto Superior Técnico,
Department of Mechanical Engineering)
Bone scaffolds optimization for a better relation
between geometry and cell growth
WebexRicardo Ziege
(Max Planck Institute of Coloids and Interfaces,
Biomaterials Department)
Substrate water content and EPS composition impact E. coli biofilms development and material properties
WebexCharles Geiger
(Fachbereich Chemie und Physik der Materialien,
Materials Science and Mineralogy)
Atoms, Elements, “Molecules”,
Crystals and Substitutional Solid Solutions – Part I
WebexCharles Geiger
(Fachbereich Chemie und Physik der Materialien,
Materials Science and Mineralogy)
Atoms, Elements, “Molecules”,
Crystals and Substitutional Solid Solutions – Part II
WebexFeichtlbauer Philipp
(Fachbereich Biowissenschaften, Pflanzenökologie )
WebexHeidi Pertl-Obermeyer
(Fachbereich Chemie und Physik der Materialien, Physik)
Sporopollenin – the green diamond
WebexMaurizio Musso
(Fachbereich Chemie und Physik der Materialien, Physik)
Multi – Wavelength Raman Spectroscopy of Poly(furfuryl alcohol) (PFA)
WebexGünther Lepperdinger
(Fachbereich Biowissenschaften)
WebexBernhard Seiwald
(Plasma and Positron Research Laboratories, Research School of Physics, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia)
Infectious Disease Modeling, an Introduction
WebexNicole Meisner-Kober
(Fachbereich Biowissenschaften)
WebexBernhard Seiwald
(Plasma and Positron Research Laboratories, Research School of Physics, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia)
WebexMahdi Ayoubi
(Max Plank Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Biomaterals, Potsdam, Germany)
Using focused ion beam scanning electron microscopy (FIB-SEM) to investigate the early mineralization process of human bone in 3D
WebexAndreas RoschgerCorrupted Mechanosensing: when bone cannot adapt to the physical environment any more
01/04/21 13:00WebexNils Horbelt
(Max Plank Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Biomaterals, Potsdam, Germany)
„Fascinating bird poop!“ – Unraveling the rapid self-assembly of adhesive viscin films and fibers from mistletoe berries
15/04/21 13:00WebexCancelled
22/04/21 13:00WebexStephen Wickham
(Dept. of Biosciences,  University of Salzburg)
Protistology for Physicists: the very big impact of very small organisms
WebexElias Piereder & Tobias Dornauer
(HTL Braunau)
Influence of Substrate Curvature on Migration and Morphology of Physarum Polycephalum
06/05/21 13:00WebexWerner HofmannInternal microdosimetry of radon progeny in the lung
13/05/21 13:00FEIERTAG
20/05/21 13:00WebexStephané Blouin
(Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of osteology, Vienna)
Mechanical properties assessment by scanning acoustic microscopy
27/05/21 13:00WebexBernhard Seiwald
(Plasma and Positron Research Laboratories, Research School of Physics, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia)
Fusion – Some Basics
03/06/21 13:00FEIERTAG
10/06/21 13:00WebexCharles GeigerH2O and H2O-Crystal Interactions I: A Microscopic View
17/06/21 13:00WebexCharles GeigerH2O-Crystal Interactions II: A Macroscopic View
24/06/21 13:00WebexCharles GeigerH2O-Crystal Interactions III
08/10/20 12:00webexAndreas RoschgerFrom Surface Tension to Bone
15/10/20 12:00WebexBarbara SchambergerTissue growth on negative Gaussian curvature surfaces
22/10/20 12:00WebexJohn DunlopFibrous Delaunay Surfaces Part I
29/10/20 12:00WebexJohn DunlopFibrous Delaunay Surfaces Part II
05/11/20 12:00WebexLukas PichelsdorferFormation of HOM from AVOCs and effect on air quality in metropolitan areas
12/11/20 12:00WebexTBA TBA
19/11/20 12:00WebexMichaela Eder TBA
26/11/20 12:00WebexChristoph von Hagke
(FB Geografie und Geologie)
What can we learn from geometry of the Alpine-Carpathian foreland fold-thrust belt about the underlying mechanics?
03/12/20 12:00WebexKristin De Troyer
(FB Bibelwissenschaft und Kirchengeschichte)
Working with Data in Biblical Research
10/12/20 12:00WebexTBA TBA
17/12/20 12:00WebexTBA TBA
07/01/21 12:00Webexcancelled
14/01/21 12:00WebexTBA TBA
21/01/21 12:00WebexTBA TBA
28/01/21 12:00WebexTBATBA
Joshua Feinberg
University of Minnesota, MN
Beyond paleomagnetism: What magnetic minerals tell us about pollution, biology, archaeology, and climate change.20/01/2020
Paolo SereniPlatforms for physical computing16/01/20
Raphael BergerA short story about molecular magnetic response; Part 209/01/20
Helmut A. Mayer
Department of Computer Sciences
Evolutionary Computation – Principles and Applications19/12/19
Roumiana Tsenkova
Kobe University, Japan
Aquaphotomics Principles and Applications05/12/19
Michael Discher
Department of Geography and Geology
The Luminescence Laboratory at the University of Salzburg28/11/19
Silviya NinovaPorphyrin derivatives at surfaces: A theoretical perspective14/11/19
John DunlopIssues in Discrete Geometry – Problems linking real measurements to idealised geometries07/11/19
Andreas Roschger Mechanostransduction – From Macroscopic Forces to the Cellular Response 31/10/19
Raphael BergerA short story about molecular magnetic response;
Part 1
Vikas Raj SharmaLightsheet Microscopy – Physics, Technique, and Applications26/08/19
Andreas RoschgerMechanostransduction – From Macroscopic Forces to the Cellular Response19/08/19
Andreas Roschger &
Vikas Raj Sharma
Hydrogels as novel 3D scaffolds for cell culture29/07/19
Scarabattoli LetiziaCharacterization by Raman spectroscopy of co-aggregation processes of protein systems23/07/19
Vikas Raj Sharma3D microscopy analysis of silver nanoparticle distribution and hepatocyte ultra structure in a liver like model. 15/07/19
Lorena Ruiz Rodriguez
Osmotic pressure effect on collagen mimetic peptides 08/07/19
Christoph Trenzinger (STRATEC) Microfluidic Chip development for single-cell imaging  01/07/19
Peter Hingsamer
Paolo Sereni
Astronomy in the Physics Studies 24/06/19
Paolo SereniAstronomy at the Vega Observatory17/06/19
Maurizio Musso

Andreas Reyer
Characterization of Tannin Rigid Foams at PLUS

From chaotic approached to highly ordered substrates for surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy
Lukas PichelstorferHighly oxygenated organic molecules (HOM) and its Atmospheric Relevance 27/05/19
Heidi Pertl-ObermeyerMulti-protein complexes: Dynamics and interactions of membrane proteins drive plant cell functions20/05/19
Gerhard ObermeyerGo with the flow or down the gurgler: the pollen‘s dilemma with water13/05/19
Raghed Restom3D characterization of the microarchitecture of carbon and silica structures06/05/19
Michael GrodzickiPhysical laws – falsifiable by experiments?29/04/19
Werner Hofmann /     Herbert LettnerRadon transfer from thermal water to human organs in radon therapy: exhalation measurements and model simulations. 08/04/19
John DunlopIntroduction to Computed Tomography01/04/19
Gilles BourretThree-Dimensional Lithography – An Electrochemical Approach25/03/19
Alexander Brandl (Colorado State University)System oriented models for impact and application of ionizing radiation and radiation protection18/03/19
Simone Pokrant Material design for photochemical applications –            solar water splitting with nanostructured LaTiO2N11/03/19

Georg Steinhauser (Leibniz Universität Hannover)

From Radioecology to Environmental Nuclear Forensics

Silviya Ninova (Uni-Bern – CH)Surface properties of the anion-disordered oxynitride LaTiO2N04/10/18
Werner LottermoserThe Uniting of Spectroscopy and Diffractometry to the Common Benefit of Nanoscience28/06/18
Barbara SchambergerMinimal surfaces  –  The story of a biologist and differential geometry21/06/18
Günther RedhammerWhat diffraction can teach us on structure and dynamics in minerals and materials07/06/18
Michaela Eder (MPIKG)Plant Material Adaptation17/05/18
Lukas PichelstorferAerosol dynamics: recent developments in modeling and data analysis03/05/18
Werner HofmannModeling inhaled particle deposition in the human lung05/04/18
Christian PrunerLow energy neutron interferometry &  the phase problem of diffraction22/03/18
Herbert LettnerAlpine cryoconites – a radionuclide and pollutant archive15/03/18
John DunlopModelling of Pattern Formation on Surfaces. A Discussion of Active Particle Models08/03/18
Andreas ReyerTemperature-dependent, THz and surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy25/01/18
Durval Bertoldo-MenezesGlass transition of PMMA by Perturbation-Correlation Moving-Windows two-Dimensional Correlation Spectroscopy (PCMW2D) and Raman spectroscopy18/01/18
Paolo SereniData Acquisition: at the interface between physical systems and engineering science11/01/18
Maurizio MussoRaman spectroscopy at the University of Salzburg21/12/17
Baris MalciogluPorphyrins on surfaces and their electrophysical properties14/12/17
Michel BockstedteSolid State Physics: from defect properties to reactions at surfaces07/12/17
Pierre MadlCoherence Monitor – Prototyping and testing for UPE-measurements23/11/17
John DunlopAn Introduction to the MorphoPhysics Group16/11/17