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Maret Ickler

Maret Ickler

Center for Functional Particle Systems
Haberstrasse 7
91058 Erlangen

Office : 0.001

☎ Phone: +49 – 9131 85-20122
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Research Interests: Self-Assembly of core-shell particles at interfaces

Curriculum Vitae

Since August 2022: PhD Candidate, Prof. Dr. N. Vogel, FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg

2016-2022: Bachelor and Master student, Nanotechnology, FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg

2021-2022: Master thesis on „Improvement of polycrystalline perovskite X-ray detectors“, Siemens Healthineers AG and Prof. Dr. W. Heiß

2020-2022: Research Assistant in the group of Prof. Dr. N. Vogel

2019: Bachelor thesis on „Complex Self-Assembly of Core-Shell particles“, Prof. Dr. N. Vogel

2019: Internship at ARA-Coatings GmbH Erlangen, Topic: PVD-Coatings

2018: Internship at the National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, India

Topic: Perovskites as charge storage capacitors


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Ickler M, Menath J, Holstein L, Rey M, Buzza D.M.A, Vogel N. Interfacial self-assembly of SiO2–PNIPAM core–shell particles with varied crosslinking density. Soft Matter. 2022 Jul 11; 18:5585-5597.

Rey M., Walter J., Harrer J. et al. Versatile strategy for homogeneous drying patterns of dispersed particles. Nat Commun 13, 2840 (2022).

Ciarella S, Rey M, Harrer J, Holstein N, Ickler M, Löwen H, Vogel N, Janssen LMC. Soft Particles at Liquid Interfaces: From Molecular Particle Architecture to Collective Phase Behavior. Langmuir. 2021 May 4;37(17):5364-5375.

Kolker J, Harrer J, Ciarella S, Rey M, Ickler M, Janssen LMC, Vogel N, Löwen H. Interface-induced hysteretic volume phase transition of microgels: simulation and experiment. Soft Matter. 2021 Jun 9;17(22):5581-5589.