Nikolaj Moll  Nikolaj Moll photo       

contact information

Research Staff Member
IBM Research - Zurich
  +41dash44dash724dash89dash31

links

Professional Associations

Professional Associations:  American Physical Society (APS)  |  Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft (DPG)

more information

More information:  Nikolaj Moll - Google Scholar Citations


2017

Doping dependence of the surface phase stability of polar O-terminated (000-1) ZnO
Simon Erker, Patrick Rinke, Nikolaj Moll, Oliver T. Hofmann
New Journal of Physics 19(8), 083012, 2017
Abstract

Quantum optimization using variational algorithms on near-term quantum devices
Moll, Nikolaj and Barkoutsos, Panagiotis and Bishop, Lev S and Chow, Jerry M and Cross, Andrew and Egger, Daniel J and Filipp, Stefan and Fuhrer, Andreas and Gambetta, Jay M and Ganzhorn, Marc and others
arXiv preprint arXiv:1710.01022, 2017
Abstract

Fermionic Hamiltonians for quantum simulations: a general reduction scheme
Barkoutsos, Panagiotis Kl and Moll, Nikolaj and Staar, Peter WJ and Mueller, Peter and Fuhrer, Andreas and Filipp, Stefan and Troyer, Matthias and Tavernelli, Ivano
arXiv preprint arXiv:1706.03637, 2017
Abstract

Synthesis and characterization of triangulene
Niko Pavlicek, Anish Mistry, Zsolt Majzik, Nikolaj Moll, Gerhard Meyer, David J Fox, Leo Gross
Nature Nanotechnology 12(4), 308-311, 2017
Abstract

Analysis of parametrically driven exchange-type (iSWAP) and two-photon (bSWAP) interactions between superconducting qubits
Roth, Marco and Ganzhorn, Marc and Moll, Nikolaj and Filipp, Stefan and Salis, Gian and Schmidt, Sebastian
arXiv preprint arXiv:1708.02090, 2017
Abstract


2016

Stochastic matrix-function estimators: Scalable Big-Data kernels with high performance
Staar, Peter WJ and Barkoutsos, Panagiotis Kl and Istrate, Roxana and Malossi, A Cristiano I and Tavernelli, Ivano and Moll, Nikolaj and Giefers, Heiner and Hagleitner, Christoph and Bekas, Costas and Curioni, Alessandro
Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium, 2016 IEEE International, pp. 812--821
Abstract

Identical Binding Energies and Work Functions for Distinct Adsorption Structures: Olympicenes on the Cu (111) Surface
Liu, Wei and Schuler, Bruno and Xu, Yong and Moll, Nikolaj and Meyer, Gerhard and Gross, Leo and Tkatchenko, Alexandre
The journal of physical chemistry letters 7(6), 1022--1027, ACS Publications, 2016
Abstract

Optimizing qubit resources for quantum chemistry simulations in second quantization on a quantum computer
Nikolaj Moll, Andreas Fuhrer, Peter Staar, Ivano Tavernelli
J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 49(29), 295301, 2016
Abstract

The Electric Field of CO Tips and Its Relevance for Atomic Force Microscopy
Michael Ellner, Niko Pavlicek, Pablo Pou, Bruno Schuler, Nikolaj Moll, Gerhard Meyer, Leo Gross, Ruben Perez
Nano Letters 16(3), 1974--1980, 2016

Identical Binding Energies and Work Functions for Distinct Adsorption Structures: Olympicenes on the Cu(111) Surface
Wei Liu, Bruno Schuler, Yong Xu, Nikolaj Moll, Gerhard Meyer, Leo Gross, Alexandre Tkatchenko
J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 7(6), 1022--1027, 2016
Abstract

Reversible Bergman cyclization by atomic manipulation
Bruno Schuler, Shadi Fatayer, Fabian Mohn, Nikolaj Moll, Niko Pavliček, Gerhard Meyer, Diego Peña, Leo Gross
Nature Chemistry 8(3), 220--224, 2016


2015

On-surface generation and imaging of arynes by atomic force microscopy
Niko Pavliček, Bruno Schuler, Sara Collazos, Nikolaj Moll, Dolores Pérez, Enrique Guitián, Gerhard Meyer, Diego Peña, Leo Gross
Nat Chem 7(8), 623--628, 2015
Abstract


2014

Image correction for atomic force microscopy images with functionalized tips
M. Neu, N. Moll, L. Gross, G. Meyer, F. J. Giessibl, J. Repp
Phys. Rev. B 89(20), 205407, 2014
Abstract

Image Distortions of a Partially Fluorinated Hydrocarbon Molecule in Atomic Force Microscopy with Carbon Monoxide Terminated Tips
Nikolaj Moll, Bruno Schuler, Shigeki Kawai, Feng Xu, Lifen Peng, Akihiro Orita, Junzo Otera, Alessandro Curioni, Mathias Neu, Jascha Repp, Gerhard Meyer, Leo Gross
Nano Lett. 14(11), 6127--6131, 2014
Abstract   00000

Investigating atomic contrast in atomic force microscopy and Kelvin probe force microscopy on ionic systems using functionalized tips
Leo Gross, Bruno Schuler, Fabian Mohn, Nikolaj Moll, Niko Pavliček, Wolfram Steurer, Ivan Scivetti, Konstantinos Kotsis, Mats Persson, Gerhard Meyer
Phys. Rev. B 90(15), 155455, 2014
Abstract   00000


2013

Interface dipoles of organic molecules on Ag (111) in hybrid density-functional theory
Hofmann, Oliver T and Atalla, Viktor and Moll, Nikolaj and Rinke, Patrick and Scheffler, Matthias
New Journal of Physics 15(12), 123028, IOP Publishing, 2013
Abstract

Adsorption Geometry Determination of Single Molecules by Atomic Force Microscopy
Bruno Schuler, Wei Liu, Alexandre Tkatchenko, Nikolaj Moll, Gerhard Meyer, Anish Mistry, David Fox, Leo Gross
Physical Review Letters 111(10), 106103, 2013
Abstract

Stabilization of semiconductor surfaces through bulk dopants
Nikolaj Moll, Yong Xu, Oliver T. Hofmann, Patrick Rinke
New Journal of Physics 15(8), 083009, 2013
Abstract   Cited by 0000

Chemische Bindungen visualisiert
Bruno Schuler, Fabian Mohn, Nikolaj Moll, Leo Gross, Gerhard Meyer
Physik in unserer Zeit 44(1), 6--7, 2013
Abstract   00000


2012

Atomic Structure of Mn Wires on Si(001) Resolved by Scanning Tunneling Microscopy
A. Fuhrer, F. J. Rueß, N. Moll, A. Curioni, D. Widmer
Physical Review Letters 109(14), 146102, 2012
Abstract

Bond-Order Discrimination by Atomic Force Microscopy
Leo Gross, Fabian Mohn, Nikolaj Moll, Bruno Schuler, Alejandro Criado, Enrique Guitián, Diego Peña, André Gourdon, Gerhard Meyer
Science 337(6100), 1326--1329, 2012


Imaging the charge distribution within a single molecule
Fabian Mohn, Leo Gross, Nikolaj Moll, Gerhard Meyer
Nature Nanotechnology 7(4), 227-231, 2012


2011

High-Resolution Molecular Orbital Imaging Using a p-Wave STM Tip
L. Gross, N. Moll, F. Mohn, A. Curioni, G. Meyer, F. Hanke, M. Persson
Physical Review Letters 107(8), 86101, 2011


2010

Organic structure determination using atomic-resolution scanning probe microscopy
L. Gross, F. Mohn, N. Moll, G. Meyer, R. Ebel, W.M. Abdel-Mageed, M. Jaspars
Nature Chemistry 2(10), 821-825, 2010

Ultrafast all-optical modulator with femtojoule absorbed switching energy in silicon-on-insulator
S Schönenberger, T Stöferle, N Moll, R F Mahrt, M S Dahlem, T Wahlbrink, J Bolten, T Mollenhauer, H Kurz, B J Offrein
Optics express 18(21), 22485-22496, 2010

Ultracompact Silicon/Polymer Laser with an Absorption-Insensitive Nanophotonic Resonator
T Stöferle, N Moll, T Wahlbrink, J Bolten, T Mollenhauer, U Scherf, R F Mahrt
Nano Letters 10(9), 3675-3678, 2010

Design and optical characterization of photonic crystal lasers with organic gain material
K Baumann, T Stöferle N Moll, G Raino, RF Mahrt, T Wahlbrink, J Bolten, U Scherf
Journal of Optics 12(6), 065003, 2010



2009

Ultra-high quality-factor resonators withperfect azimuthal modal-symmetry
Nikolaj Moll, Thilo Stöferle, Sophie Schönenberger, Rainer F. Mahrt
Optics Express 17(23), 20998--21006, 2009
Abstract

Polarization-Independent Photodetectors With Enhanced Responsivity in a Standard Silicon-on-Insulator Complementary Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor Process
N Moll, T Morf, M Fertig, T Stöferle, B Trauter, RF Mahrt, J Weiss, T Pflüger, K H Brenner
Journal of Lightwave Technology 27(21), 4892--4896, IEEE, 2009

Silicon photonic microcavities for optical switching
S Schönenberger, M S Dahlem, T Stöferle, N Moll, R F Mahrt, B J Offrein, E P Ippen, T Wahlbrink, J Bolten, T Plotzing, others
Lasers and Electro-Optics 2009 and the European Quantum Electronics Conference, pp. 1--1

CMOS compatible cost-efficient fabrication of SOI grating couplers
J Bolten, J Hofrichter, N Moll, S Schönenberger, F Horst, B J Offrein, T Wahlbrink, T Mollenhauer, H Kurz
Microelectronic Engineering 86(4-6), 1114--1116, 2009

Circular grating resonators as small mode-volume microcavities for switching
S Schönenberger, N Moll, T Stöferle, R F Mahrt, B J Offrein, S Götzinger, V Sandoghdar, J Bolten, T Wahlbrink, T Plötzing
Optics Express 17(8), 5953-5964, 2009

The chemical structure of a molecule resolved by atomic force microscopy
L. Gross, F. Mohn, N. Moll, P. Liljeroth, G. Meyer
Science 325(5944), 1110-1114, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2009


2008

Ultra-small footprint photonic crystal lasers with organic gain material
K Baumann, N Moll, T Stöferle, T Wahlbrink, J Bolten, T Mollenhauer, C Moormann, B Wang, U Scherf, R F Mahrt
Proceedings of SPIE, pp. 699906, 2008

Circular grating resonators as candidates for ultra-small photonic devices
S Schönenberger, N Moll, T Stöferle, T Wahlbrink, J Bolten, S Götzinger, T Mollenhauer, C Moormann, R F Mahrt, B J Offrein
Proc, pp. 69960A--1, 2008

Circular grating resonators as nano-photonic modulators
N Moll, S Schönenberger, T Stöferle, T Wahlbrink, J Bolten, T Mollenhauer, C Moormann, R F Mahrt, B J Offrein
Proceedings of SPIE, pp. 68980B, 2008

Fabrication and characterization of Ta2O5 photonic feedback structures
T Wahlbrink, J Bolten, T Mollenhauer, H Kurz, K Baumann, N Moll, T Stöferle, RF Mahrt
Microelectronic Engineering 85(5), 1425-1428, Elsevier, 2008


2007

Control of Fano line shapes by means of photonic crystal structures in a dye-doped polymer
R Harbers, S Jochim, N Moll, R F Mahrt, D Erni, J A Hoffnagle, W D Hinsberg
Applied physics letters90, 201105, 2007

Resonant energy transfer within a colloidal nanocrystal polymer host system
S Kaufmann, T Stöferle, N Moll, R F Mahrt, U Scherf, A Tsami, D V Talapin, C B Murray
Applied Physics Letters 90(7), 071108, 2007

Circular Grating Resonators as Micro-Cavities for Optical Modulators
N Moll, S Schönenberger, T Stöferle, T Wahlbrink, J Bolten, T Mollenhauer, C Moormann, R F Mahrt, B J Offrein
Group IV Photonics, 2007 4th IEEE International Conference on, pp. 1--3

Organic mixed-order photonic crystal lasers with ultrasmall footprint
K Baumann, T Stöferle, N Moll, R F Mahrt, T Wahlbrink, J Bolten, T Mollenhauer, C Moormann, U Scherf
Applied Physics Letters 91(17), 171108, 2007

Optimized stray-field-induced enhancement of the electron spin precession by buried Fe gates
L. Meier, G. Salis, N. Moll, C. Ellenberger, I. Shorubalko, U. Wahlen, K. Ensslin, E. Gini
Applied Physics Letters 91(16), 162507-162507, 2007


2006

A pump-and-probe method for the characterization of nonlinear material parameters within Fabry-P{\'e}rot microcavities
Gulde, Stephan and Jochim, Selim and Moll, Nikolaj and Mahrt, Rainer F
Journal of applied physics 100(4), 043112, AIP, 2006
Abstract

Organic nonlinear Kerr materials in Fabry-Perot cavities for all optical switching
N Moll, S Jochim, S Gulde, R F Mahrt, B J Offrein
Proceedings of SPIE, pp. 61280X, 2006

Hybrid Nonlinear Cavities for Ultrafast All Optical Switching
S Jochim, S Gulde, N Moll, R F Mahrt, B J Offrein, M Murgia, R Zamboni
Nonlinear Optics Quantum Optics 35(1/3), 225, 2006


Enhanced feedback and experimental band mapping of organic photonic-crystal lasers
R Harbers, P Strasser, D Caimi, R F Mahrt, N Moll, D Erni, W Bächtold, B J Offrein, U Scherf
Journal of Optics A: Pure and Applied Optics8, S273, 2006

Integrated all-optical switch in a cross-waveguide geometry
N Moll, R Harbers, RF Mahrt, G L Bona
Applied physics letters88, 171104, 2006


2005

Lasing in interferometrically structured organic materials
R Harbers, J A Hoffnagle, W D Hinsberg, R F Mahrt, N Moll, D Erni, W Bächtold
Applied Physics Letters87, 241124, 2005

Enhanced feedback in organic photonic-crystal lasers
R Harbers, P Strasser, D Caimi, R F Mahrt, N Moll, B J Offrein, D Erni, W Bächtold, U Scherf
Applied Physics Letters87, 151121, 2005

Enhancement of the mode coupling in photonic-crystal-based organic lasers
R Harbers, N Moll, R F Mahrt, D Erni, W Bächtold
Journal of Optics A: Pure and Applied Optics7, S230, 2005

Optimization of ultrafast all-optical resonator switching
S Gulde, A Jebali, N Moll
Opt. Express13, 9502--9515, 2005


2004

Photonic engineering of nonlinear-optical properties of hybrid materials for efficient ultrafast optical switching(PHOENIX)
J Niehusmann, P H Bolivar, T Wahlbrink, R F Mahrt, N Moll, R Zamboni, M Muccini, F Kajzar
Proceedings of SPIE, pp. 39--43, 2004

Optical devices with high-Q resonators for filters and waveguide crossings
R Harbers, N Moll, D Erni, G L Bona, W Bächthold
Proceedings of SPIE, pp. 173--180, 2004

Broad bandwidth double-trench waveguides in silicon-on-insulator photonic crystal slabs
N. Moll, Y.A. Vlasov, S.J. McNab
Proceedings of SPIE, pp. 145--155, 2004

Waveguiding in double trench photonic crystal waveguides and effects of cladding asymmetry
S.J. McNab, N. Moll, Y. Vlasov
International Quantum Electronics Conference, 2004

Intrinsic diffraction losses in 2D SOI photonic crystal waveguides
N. Moll, SJ McNab, Y.A. Vlasov
International Quantum Electronics Conference, 2004

Mode mixing in asymmetric double-trench photonic crystal waveguides
Y.A. Vlasov, N. Moll, SJ McNab
Journal of applied physics 95(9), 4538--4544, AIP, 2004

Efficient coupling into and out of high-Q resonators
R Harbers, N Moll, D Erni, G L Bona, W Bächtold
JOSA A 21(8), 1512-1517, 2004

Observation of surface states in a truncated photonic crystal slab
Y.A. Vlasov, N. Moll, S.J. McNab
Optics letters 29(18), 2175--2177, 2004

Bend design for the low-group-velocity mode in photonic crystal-slab waveguides
N Moll, G L Bona
Applied physics letters 85(19), 4322--4324, AIP, 2004

Lasing in a 2D photonic bandgap structure
A Jebali, R F Mahrt, N Moll, D Erni, C Bauer, E B Kley, G L Bona, W Bächtold
Proceedings of SPIE, pp. 403, AIP, 2004


2003

Ultra-low loss photonic integrated circuit with membrane-type photonic crystal waveguides
Sharee McNab, Nikolaj Moll, Yurii Vlasov
Optics Express 11(22), 2927--2939, 2003



2002

Erratum: Evidence for bandedge lasing in a two-dimensional photonic bandgap polymer laser [Appl. Phys. Lett. 80, 734 (2002)]
N Moll, RF Mahrt, C Bauer, H Giessen, B Schnabel, EB Kley, U Scherf
Applied Physics Letters80, 2610, 2002

Evidence for bandedge lasing in a two-dimensional photonic bandgap polymer laser
N Moll, RF Mahrt, C Bauer, H Giessen, B Schnabel, EB Kley, U Scherf
Applied physics letters80, 734, 2002


2000

Computational design of compounds for monolithic integration in optoelectronics
T Wang, N Moll, K Cho, JD Joannopoulos
Physical Review B 63(3), 035306, 2000

Size, shape, and stability of InAs quantum dots on the GaAs (001) substrate
LG Wang, P Kratzer, N Moll, M Scheffler
Physical Review B 62(3), 1897, 2000


1999

Semiconductor alloys for monolithic integration with Si microelectronics
N Moll, T Wang, K Cho, JD Joannopoulos
Materials Science and Engineering B 67(1-2), 17--22, Elsevier, 1999

Deliberately designed materials for optoelectronics applications
T Wang, N Moll, K Cho, JD Joannopoulos
Physical review letters 82(16), 3304--3307, 1999

Cation-rich (100) surface reconstructions of InP and GaP
S Mirbt, N Moll, K Cho, JD Joannopoulos
Physical Review B60, 78467--13286, 1999

A general rule for surface reconstructions of III-V semiconductors
S Mirbt, N Moll, A Kley, JD Joannopoulos
Surface science 422(1-3), L177--L182, Elsevier, 1999

Formation and stability of self-assembled coherent islands in highly mismatched heteroepitaxy
LG Wang, P Kratzer, M Scheffler, N Moll
Physical review letters 82(20), 4042--4045, 1999

Equilibrium shapes and energies of coherent strained InP islands
QKK Liu, N Moll, M Scheffler, E Pehlke
Physical Review B 60(24), 17008, 1999


1998


Influence of surface stress on the equilibrium shape of strained quantum dots
N Moll, M Scheffler, E Pehlke
Physical Review B 58(8), 4566, 1998


1997

Shape and stability of quantum dots
E Pehlke, N Moll, A Kley, M Scheffler
Applied Physics A: Materials Science & Processing 65(6), 525--534, Springer, 1997


1996

GaAs equilibrium crystal shape from first principles
N Moll, A Kley, E Pehlke, M Scheffler
Physical Review B 54(12), 8844, 1996


1995

Application of generalized gradient approximations: The diamond-β-tin phase transition in Si and Ge
N Moll, M Bockstedte, M Fuchs, E Pehlke, M Scheffler
Physical Review B 52(4), 2550, 1995


Year Unknown

Doping dependence of the surface phase stability of polar O-terminated (000 1) ZnO
Erker, Simon and Rinke, Patrick and Moll, Nikolaj and Hofmann, Oliver T
iopscience.iop.org, 0
Abstract