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Research Group "Physik funktioneller Materialien, Univ. Wien"
(Univ.Prof. Dr. Romano A. Rupp)

Head of the research group:
Last name:Rupp
First name(s):Romano A.
Title:Univ.Prof. Dr.
Institution:
Institution:University of Vienna
Organizational unit:Physik funktioneller Materialien, Fakultät für Physik
Street address:Strudlhofgasse 4
Postal code:1090
City:Wien
Mail:romano.rupp(at)univie.ac.at
Homepage:http://physik.univie.ac.at/index.php?id=1244&singleid=120&origin=1051
Assignments to Research Areas:
Research area(s):
  • Material Physics
  • Quantum Optics and Atomic Physics
Assignments to Fields of Work According to the Austrian System of Science Areas:
Field(s) of work:
  • Materials physics (103018)
  • Neutron physics (1226)
Data Acquisition:
Date of the data acquisition:30.05.2011
Data acquisition period:from: 2005   up to including: 2009
Research Group at the Time of the Data Acquisition:
Scientific group members:
13 Persons
Ao. Univ.-Prof. Dr.Gerhard Krexner
Ao. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Armin Fuith
Ao. Univ.-Prof.Dr. Martin Fally
Ao. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Wilfried Schranz
Ao. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Pichl
Ass.-Prof. Dr. Heinz Kabelka
DI Dr. Jürgen Klepp
Mag. Martin Bichler
Mag. Marius Reinecker
Msc. Adbul Ghaffar
Dipl. Phys. Mona Salehiravesh
Martin Fritzenwanker
Matthias Bönisch
Percentage project-funded:47
Scientific Output in the Above Data Acquisition Period:
H-index of the group head:18
Number of publications:67
Five most important publications:
  1. L. Cser, Gy. Török, G. Krexner, M. Markó, I. Sharkov
    Direct observation of local distortion of crystal lattice with picometer accuracy using atomic resolution neutron holography
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 97 255501 (2006)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.97.255501
  2. Martin Fally, Irena Drevensek-Olenik, Mostafa A. Ellabban, Klaus P. Pranzas, Jürgen Vollbrandt
    Colossal light-induced refractive-index modulation for neutrons in holographic polymer-dispersed liquid crystals
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 167803 (2006)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.97.167803
  3. E.K.H. Salje, J. Koppensteiner, M. Reinecker, W. Schranz, and A. Planes
    Jerky elasticity: Avalanches and the martensitic transition in Cu74.08Al23.13Be2.79 shape-memory alloy
    Appl. Phys. Lett. 95, 231908 (2009)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.3269578
  4. G. Holzer, G. von Skrbensky, L.A. Holzer, W. Pichl
    Hip Fractures and the Contribution of Cortical Versus Trabecular Bone to Femoral Neck Strength
    J. Bone Miner. Res. 24, 468-474 (2009)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1359/jbmr.081108
  5. M. Fally, J. Klepp, Y. Tomita, T. Nakamura, C. Pruner, M. A. Ellabban, R. A. Rupp, M. Bichler, I. Drevensek Olenik, J. Kohlbrecher, H. Eckerlebe, H. Lemmel, and H. Rauch
    Neutron optical beam splitter from holographically structured nanoparticle-polymer composites
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 123904 (2010)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.105.123904
Projects and Funding Granted in the Above Data Acquisition Period:
University funds:
  • Investitionsprojekt:
    Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer, 2007, 60 kEuro (Schranz)
  • Investitionsprojekt:
    Ar+-Hochleistungslaser, 2008, 80 kEuro (Fally, Rupp)
  • Univ. Schwerpunktprojekt:
    Bulk Nanostructured Materials: Synthesis, Microsctructures and Properties, 160 kEuro (Schranz, Krexner)
  • Initiativ-Kolleg (Doc):
    Experimental Materials Science-Nanostructured Materials, 163 kEuro (Schranz, Krexner)
Competitive projects:
  • FWF:
    Photorefraction in centrosymmetric crystals
    Laufzeit: 2002 - 2006; Mittel: 220 kEuro (MF)
  • FWF:
    Neutron Holography
    Laufzeit: 2003 - 2007; Mittel:202 kEuro (GK)
  • FWF:
    Holographic polymer-dispersed liquid crystals for photonics and neutron optics
    Laufzeit: 2006 - 2010; Mittel: 248 kEuro (MF)
  • FWF:
    Dynamic Elasticity of Complex Materials
    Laufzeit: 2006 - 2010; Mittel: 186 kEuro (WS)
  • FWF:
    Light-induced structures for (ultra)cold neutron optics
    Laufzeit: 2008 - 2011; Mittel: 283 kEuro (RR/MF)
  • EU-STCU P 4584:
    Development of most efficient acoustooptic cell creation methodology for super-high-frequency control of powerful laser radiation
    Laufzeit: 2009 - 2011; Mittel: 100 kEuro
  • COST Action MP0902:
    Composites of Inorganic Nanotubes and Polymers
    Laufzeit: 2009 - 2013; mehrere Partner
  • ÖAD-WTZ: SLO-AUT:
    Holographic recording in photo-polymerizable liquid crystalline media
    Laufzeit: 2004 - 2005; Mittel: 5 kEuro
  • ÖAD-WTZ: HUN-AUT:
    Photorefractive materials and phenomena for light and neutrons
    Laufzeit: 2004 - 2005; Mittel: 5 kEuro
  • ÖAD-WTZ: SLO-AUT:
    Photonic structures from Polymer-Liquid Crystal composites
    Laufzeit: 2004 - 2008; Mittel: 5 kEuro
  • ÖAD-WTZ: PRC-AUT:
    Dye-doped polymers and bacteriorhodopsine for optical information processing
    Laufzeit: 2004 - 2009; Mittel: 30 kEuro
  • ÖAD-WTZ: HUN-AUT:
    Atomic and supramolecular structure investigations of condensed materials
    Laufzeit: 2006 - 2007; Mittel: 9 kEuro
  • ÖAD-WTZ: SLO-AUT:
    Dynamic properties of light sensitive liquid crystal elastomers
    Laufzeit: 2009 - 2010; Mittel: 5 kEuro
  • ÖAD-WTZ: KOR-AUT:
    Characterization of thermal decomposition behavior of hydride nanopowders
    Laufzeit: 2008 - 2009; Mittel: 5 kEuro
  • ÖAD-WTZ: CZE-AUT:
    Dielectric, mechanical and optical properties of high-permittivity films and ceramics
    Laufzeit: 2004 - 2005; Mittel: 5 kEuro
Research Topics:
Current research topics:
  • Neutron holography
  • Neutron interferometry
  • Neutron optics
  • Photosensitive nonlinearities
  • Multiferroics
  • Confinement effects in nanoporous systems
  • Minerals at extreme pressure
  • Formation and dynamics of domain walls
  • Metal-hydrogen systems
  • Nanocomposites
  • Mechanical properties of bone
Future topics (next 5 years):
  • Erforschung der Grundlagen neuer funktioneller Materialien sowie darauf aufbauend Optimierung für so diverse Anwendungen wie z.B. Neutronenoptische Komponenten, Sensorik u.a.
Teaching and Research Mobility in the Above Data Acquisition Period:
Doctor's theses:
4 doctor's theses
  1. Mag. Johannes Koppensteiner: Glass transition in nanoporous confinement, U Wien, 2010
  2. Mag. Claudia Zechmann, Growth and characterisation of novel photosensitive materials, U Wien, 2007
  3. Mag. Rupert Mazzucco, Slow Photopolymerization kinetics in PMMA Doktorat, U Wien, 2005
  4. Dipl. Phys. Mona Salehi-Ravesh, Quantitative Analyse der Lungenperfusion mittels kontrastmittelunterstützter dynamischer Magnetresonanztomographie , U Wien, 2010
Diploma and master theses:
9 theses
  1. Marius Reinecker, Restoration einer ADL Kristallzuchtapparatur und Zucht von PMN Einkristallen, U Wien, 2007
  2. Martin Bichler, Zucht von PMN-PT Einkristallen und ausgewählte physikalische Messungen, U Wien, 2007
  3. Simone Allmann, Neutronen-Kleinwinkelstreuung an leitenden Polyisoprene - Carbon Black Nanocomposites bei Dehnung in situ zur Untersuchung des Tenso-Resistiven Effekts, U Wien, 2006
  4. M Stracuzzi, Über Schulversuche von der Optik zur Quantenoptik, U Wien, 2006
  5. Johannes Koppensteiner, Birch-Koeffizienten und Achsen-Zustandsgleichungen im Hochdruckbereich, U Wien, 2006
  6. Wolfgang Stranz, Zucht von Edelsteinen unter besonderer Berücksichtigung von Diamant, U Wien, 2005
  7. Michaela Haag, Schülerorientierte Methoden der Kristallzucht, U Wien, 2006
  8. Robert Haschky, Thermoelastische Messungen an PLZT Keramiken verschiedener Konzentrationen. U Wien, 2005
  9. Tanja Rindler Daller, Growth of NaCl and CsCl single crystals from solution and gel media, U Wien, 2006
International networking:
  • Incoming 2010: Kang, Sung Chol, Democratic People's Republic Korea
  • Incoming 2010: Kang, Hyon Chol, DPR Korea
  • Incoming 2010: Zhong, Zhicheng, People's Republic China
  • Incoming 2010: Yan, Shaohui, Xian Insitute of Optics, PR China
  • Incoming 2010: I Drevensek-Olenik, J Stefan Institute, Slovenia
  • Incoming 2010: M Gregorc, J Stefan Institute, Slovenia
  • Incoming 2010: S Gyergyek, J Stefan Institute, Slovenia
  • Incoming 2009: E K H Salje, U Cambridge, UK
  • Incoming 2009: P Tolédano, U Amiens, France
  • Incoming 2009: M A Ellabban, U Tanta, Egypt
  • Incoming 2008: M Copic, Faculty of Physics and Mathematics, U Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Incoming 2008: I Drevensek-Olenik, J Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Incoming 2008: P Tolédano, U Amiens, France
  • Incoming 2008: M Imlau, U Osnabrück, Osnabrück, Germany
  • Incoming 2008: J Milavec, J Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Incoming 2007: I Drevensek-Olenik, J Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Incoming 2007: M Devetak, Faculty of Physics and Mathematics, U Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Incoming 2007: P Tolédano, U Amiens, France
  • Incoming 2007: Z Lodziana, Empa, Material Science & Technology, Forschungsinstitution im ETH-Bereich, Switzerland
  • Incoming 2007: A Ilyin, National Academy of Sciences Ukraine, Kiev, Ukraine
  • Incoming 2006: Ilze Aulika, Academy of Sciences, Riga, Latvia
  • Incoming 2006: Michael A. Carpenter, Dep. on Earth Science, U Cambridge, UK
  • Incoming 2006: László Cser, Hung. Academy of Sciences, Budapest,   Hungary
  • Incoming 2006: Irena Drevensek-Olenik, U Ljubljana & J. Stefan Institute, Ljubljana,  Slovenia
  • Incoming 2006: Amin El-Adawy, U Monofia, Egypt
  • Incoming 2006: Ondrej Hudák, TU Bratislava,  Slovakia
  • Incoming 2006: Stanislaw Kamba,  Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czech Rep.
  • Incoming 2006: Andriy Kityk, Institute for Computer Science, TU Czestochowa, Poland 
  • Incoming 2006: László Kovács, Hung. Academy of Sciences, Budapest,  Hungary
  • Incoming 2006: Gábor Mandula, Hung. Academy of Sciences, Budapest,  Hungary
  • Incoming 2006: Madalina Puica, U Bukarest, Romania
  • Incoming 2006: Dominik Schaniel, U Cologne, Germany
  • Incoming 2006: Yingli Wang, Chinese Academy of Sciences,  Xi'an, PR China
  • Incoming 2006: Vismants Zauls, Academy of Sciences, Riga, Latvia
  • Incoming 2005: Ilze Aulika, Academy of Sciences, Riga, Latvia
  • Incoming 2005: László Cser, Hung. Academy of Sciences, Budapest,   Hungary
  • Incoming 2005: Irena Drevensek-Olenik U Ljubljana/J Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Incoming 2005: Amin El-Adawy, U Monofia, Egypt
  • Incoming 2005: Jan Fabry, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czech Rep.
  • Incoming 2005:  Jiri Hlinka,  Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czech Rep.
  • Incoming 2005: Ondrej Hudák, TU Bratislava,   Slovakia
  • Incoming 2005: Mirco Imlau, U Osnabrück, Germany
  • Incoming 2005: Stanislaw Kamba,  Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czech Rep.
  • Incoming 2005: Gábor Mandula, Hung. Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary
  • Incoming 2005: Jan Petzelt,  Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czech Rep.
  • Incoming 2005: Madalina Puica, U Bukarest,  Romania
  • Incoming 2005: Dominik Schaniel, U Cologne/ETH Zürich,  Germany/Switzerland
  • Incoming 2005: Andris Sternberg, Academy of Sciences, Riga, Latvia
  • Incoming 2005: Hana Ursic, U Ljubljana,  Slovenia
  • Incoming 2005: Vismants Zauls, Academy of Sciences, Riga, Latvia
  • Outgoing: No overview, sorry.
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