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Herbert’s paper published in Small

Our result on Bottom‐Up Design of Composite Supraparticles for Powder‐Based Additive Manufacturing has been published in Small. Congratulations Herbert!

Advanced Material Cover

Our result on plasmonic chiral surface lattice resonances is featured on this week’s back cover of Advanced Materials. Congratulations, Eric!

Small Journal Cover

Our result on Wetting‐Controlled Localized Placement of Surface Functionalities within Nanopores is featured on this week’s cover of Small. Congratulations!

New Publication

Eric’s paper on Chiral Surface Lattice Resonances has just been published online in Advanced Materials. Congratulations! 

New Publication

Our result on Wetting‐Controlled Localized Placement of Surface Functionalities within Nanopores in collaboration with the group of Annette Andrieu-Brunsen at TU Darmstadt has been published in Small. Congratulations! 

New Collaboration

ITN Network Limnoplast starts research on microplastics in freshwater systems The Vogel group participates as a partner in the “LimnoPlast” EU research and training project on the distribution of microplastics… Read More »New Collaboration

Poster Award

At this years annual poster presentation of the Advanced Materials and Science masters-programm, Lukas was awarded the best poster prize for the presentation of his work on synthetic opals. Besides, Nicolas… Read More »Poster Award

Marcel’s Defence

Marcel successfully defended his PhD thesis on 6 of December 2019 and received his doctor title. Dr. Marcel Rey is now the first PhD from the Vogel lab. Congratulations! We wish Marcel all… Read More »Marcel’s Defence

Attending Conference

A serious scientific discussion with Prof. Syuji Fujii from Osaka Institute of Technology during the Okinawa 2019 conference at which Nicolas and Marcel presented research from the Vogel lab.

New Collaboration

A new collaborative research center, funded by the German Science Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft) has been granted to an interdisciplinary team of scientists at FAU, headed by Prof. Wolfgang Peukert. The… Read More »New Collaboration


The first Symposium of the joint project Baybionik by StMUV took place at October 17.  Teresa presented our contribution to the world of slippery surfaces based on the pitcher plant.

Public Presentation

Teresa and Salvatore presented at the event “Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften” on October 19 at Bionicum in Nuremberg. With the title “Let’s slip together with the pitcher plant!” they explained to the public… Read More »Public Presentation


Three of our PhD candidatiates, Marcel, Junwei and Johannes, are presenting their work at the poster presentation of this years’ Particle Based Material Symposium at University of Ulm. We had a lot of fun while presenting. Eric presented… Read More »Zsigmondy2020

Cover Feature Image – Junwei

Our result on the free energy landscape of colloidal clusters, in collaboration with Engel’s and Spiecker‘s group, is featured on this month’s cover of ACS Nano. Congratulations, Junwei!


Junwei presented a poster on colloidal clusters in spherical confinement at the Gordon Conference (soft matter physics) in New London, USA. He also presented his research on confined colloid self-assembly in a special Kavli… Read More »Junwei-Conference_GRC


On August 8, the annual outing of Vogel lab took place in the beautiful region of Franconian Switzerland in Bavaria.  Thank you all for joining and making it a memorable… Read More »outgoing2019


Teresa‘s research with the title “Cell interaction with nanostructured surfaces for bone tissue engineering” was selected as the second best poster in Zsigmondy colloquium 2019 and won the prize. Congratulation Teresa!