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Austrian Centre for Electron Microscopy and Nanoanalysis


  • 104022 Theoretical chemistry
  • 210006 Nanotechnology
  • QC Physics

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Research Output 1979 2019

Ultra-thin h-BN substrates for nanoscale plasmon spectroscopy

Schiffmann, A., Knez, D., Lackner, F., Lasserus, M., Messner, R., Schnedlitz, M., Kothleitner, G., Hofer, F. & Ernst, W. E., 9 Jan 2019, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 125, 2, p. 023104-1-023104-8 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Adatom dynamics and the surface reconstruction of Si(110) revealed using time-resolved electron microscopy

Furnival, T., Knez, D., Schmidt, E., Leary, R. K., Kothleitner, G., Hofer, F., Bristowe, P. D. & Midgley, P., 2018, In : Applied Physics Letters. 113, 18, p. 183104

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
electron microscopy
electron beams

Copper-alumina nanocomposites derived from CuAlO2: Phase transformation and microstructural coarsening

Kracum, M. R., Marvel, C. J., Albu, M., Hofer, F., Harmer, M. P. & Chan, H., 2018, In : Journal of the American Ceramic Society. 101, 12, p. 5801 5810 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Core-Shell Nanoparticles for Plasmonics and Catalysis

Schiffmann, A., Schnedlitz, M., Lasserus, M. I., Messner, R., Lackner, F., Hauser, A., Knez, D., Hofer, F. & Ernst, W. E., Oct 2018 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearchpeer-review

Activities 1999 2018

Thermally induced alloying process in core@shell AgAu particles: A new method to measure diffusion on the nanoscale

Maximilian Ingo Lasserus (Speaker), Martin Schnedlitz (Contributor), Andreas Hauser (Contributor), Daniel Knez (Contributor), Roman Messner (Contributor), Alexander Schiffmann (Contributor), Florian Lackner (Contributor), Ferdinand Hofer (Contributor), Wolfgang E. Ernst (Contributor)
11 Sep 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationTalk at conference or symposiumScience to science

European Microscopy Conference

Ferdinand Hofer (Participant)
5 Mar 201830 Sep 2020

Activity: Participation in or organisation ofConference or symposium (Participation in/Organisation of)

Austrian Society for Electron Microscopy (External organisation)

Mihaela Albu (Member), Evelin Fisslthaler (Member), Harald Matthias Fitzek (Member), Werner Grogger (Member), Georg Haberfehlner (Member), Ferdinand Hofer (Member), Daniel Knez (Member), Gerald Kothleitner (Member), Robert Krisper (Member), Judith Lammer (Member), Ilse Letofsky-Papst (Member), Claudia Mayrhofer (Member), Stefan Mitsche (Member), Manfred Nachtnebel (Member), Harald Plank (Member), Johannes Rattenberger (Member), Sebastian Rauch (Member), Jürgen Sattelkow (Member), Hartmuth Schröttner (Member), Cornelia Trummer (Member), Karin Wewerka (Member), Robert Winkler (Member), Armin Zankel (Member)
2018 → …

Activity: MembershipMembership of research network or expert group

Rigorosum Kenan Elibol

Ferdinand Hofer (Agent)
20 Jun 2018

Activity: Examination or supervisionExternal examination

Mikro- und Nanaoanalytik an Abgaskatalysatoren

Hartmuth Schröttner (Speaker), Ferdinand Hofer (Speaker)
11 Apr 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationTalk at workshop, seminar or courseScience to public


ACR-KMU-Kooperationspreis 2008

Hartmuth Schröttner (Recipient) & Ferdinand Hofer (Recipient), 3 Nov 2008

Prize: Prizes / Medals / Awards

Anniversary image contest

Ferdinand Hofer (Recipient) & Daniela Rauchenwald (Recipient), 2 Oct 2000

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Anniversaries and Special Events

Josef-Krainer-Würdigungspreis 1994

Ferdinand Hofer (Recipient), 19 Mar 1994

Prize: Prizes / Medals / Awards

Kardinal-Innitzer-Förderungspreis 1989

Ferdinand Hofer (Recipient), 15 Dec 1989

Prize: Prizes / Medals / Awards

Press / Media

FELMI-ZFE: 65 Jahre" Durchblick" ander TU Graz

Ferdinand Hofer


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Workshop Elektronenmikroskopie

Ferdinand Hofer


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Workshop der Stanford University an der TU Graz

Ferdinand Hofer


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Rivalitäten um Forschungsgeräte beseitigen

Ferdinand Hofer


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Projects 1995 2015