Short CV/Education and training

  • 1995
    Matura (A-levels) at the Academic Gymnasium (grammar school) in Graz, Austria

  • 1995 – 2001
    Studied engineering physics at Graz University of Technology, Austria; studied abroad at the École polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland, and at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD, USA

  • 2001
    Diplom degree in engineering from Graz University of Technology

  • 2002 – 2005
    Researcher at Graz University of Technology

  • 2002
    Guest researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics, Garching, Germany

  • 2004
    Doctorate in physics, Graz University of Technology

  • 2005 – 2007
    Postdoc with Dr Peter Horsch at the Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research, Stuttgart, Germany

  • 2007 – 2009
    Postdoc at the University of Tennessee and at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA

  • Since 2010
    Emmy Noether group leader at the Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research, Dresden, Germany

  • Since 2014
    Professor at the University Stuttgart

Selected publications

  • Daghofer, M. et al.: Three orbital model for the iron-based superconductors. In: Phys. Rev. B 81, 014511, 2010.

  • Daghofer, M. et al.: Model for the magnetic order and pairing channels in Fe Pnictide superconductors. In: Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 237004, 2008.

  • Daghofer, M. et al.: Absence of Hole Confinement in Transition Metal Oxides with Orbital Degeneracy. In: Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 066403, 2008.

  • Daghofer, M., Horsch, P., Khaliullin, G.: Magnetic properties of spin-orbital polarons in lightly doped cobaltates. In: Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 216404, 2006.

  • Daghofer, M. et al.: Doping dependence of spin and orbital correlations in layered manganites. In: Phys. Rev. B 73, 104451, 2006.

Selected projects

  • Spin-orbital entanglement in transition metal oxides

  • Numerical modelling of iron arsenide superconductors

  • Interaction of spin and orbital correlations in manganites


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