Short CV/Education and training

  • 1987 – 1993
    Studied physics at the University of Erlangen and the University of Göttingen

    Diplom degree at the University of Göttingen, Germany

    Doctorate at the Freie Universität (FU) Berlin

  • 1998 – 2000
    Postdoc at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

  • 2001 – 2007
    Head of an Emmy Noether junior research group at TU Berlin

  • 2005
    Habilitation (postdoctoral qualification) at TU Berlin

  • 2007 – 2008
    Visiting professor at TU Berlin

  • 2008
    Professor at the Freie Universität (FU) Berlin

  • Since 2009
    Professor at TU Berlin

Selected publications

  • Jordanovic, J, Jäger, S, Klapp, S.H.L.:

    Crossover from Normal to Anomalous Diffusion in Systems of Field-Aligned Dipolar Particles. In:

    Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 2011, p. 038301.

  • Lichtner K., Klapp S.H.L.:

    Feedback-controlled transport in an interacting colloidal system. In:

    Europhys. Lett. 92, 2010, p. 40007.

  • Grandner, S., Klapp S.H.L.:

    Surface-charge-induced freezing of colloidal suspensions. In:

    Europhys. Lett. 90, 2010, p. 68004.

  • Heidenreich S., Hess S., Klapp S.H.L.:

    Shear-induced dynamic polarization and mesoscopic structure in suspensions of polar nanorods. In:

    Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 2009, p. 028301.

  • Jordanovic J., Klapp S.H.L.:

    Field-induced layer formation in dipolar nanofilms. In:

    Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 2008, p. 038302.

  • Klapp S.H.L., Zeng Y., Qu D., v. Klitzing R.:

    Surviving structure in colloidal suspensions squeezed from 3d to 2d.

    In: Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 2008, p. 118303.

Complete list of publications

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Prize committee for the Gustav Hertz Prize from the German Physical Society (DPG), since 2010

  • Advisory board to the executive committee of the Physikalische Gesellschaft zu Berlin (Physical Society of Berlin), since 2010


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