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Zurich Research Laboratory, Zurich, Switzerland



Sondheimer oscillations as a probe of non-ohmic flow in type-II Weyl semimetal WP2
Maarten R. van Delft, Yaxian Wang, Carsten Putzke, Jacopo Oswald, Georgios Varnavides, Christina A. C. Garcia, Chunyu Guo, Heinz Schmid, Vicky Suess, Horst Borrmann, Jonas Diaz, Yan Sun, Claudia Felser, Bernd Gotsmann, Prineha Narang, Philip J.W. Moll
arxiv, 2020

Electronic conductance and thermopower of single-molecule junctions of oligo(phenyleneethynylene) derivatives
Herve Dekkiche, Andrea Gemma, Fatemeh Tabatabaei, Andrei S. Batsanov, Thomas Niehaus, Bernd Gotsmann, and Martin R. Bryce
Nanoscale12, 2020

Spatially Resolved Thermoelectric Effects in Operando Semiconductor-Metal Nanowire Heterostructures
Nadine Gaechter, Fabian Koenemann, Masiar Sistani, Maximilian G. Bartmann, Marilyne Sousa, Philipp Staudinger, Alois Lugstein, Bernd Gotsmann
Nanoscale12, 20590-20597, 2020

Wenn Ladung wie Wasser fliesst
Fabian Menges, Bernd Gotsmann
Physik in unserer Zeit 51(4), 190-195, 2020

Time-Delay Encoded Image Recognition in a Network of Resistively Coupled VOÿ‚ on Si Oscillators
E Corti, A Khanna, K Niang, J Robertson, Kirsten Emilie Moselund, B Gotsmann, S Datta, S Karg
IEEE Electron Device Letters 41(4), 629-632, 2020

Graphene Thermocouples: Singleÿ Material Graphene Thermocouples
Achim Harzheim, Fabian Könemann, Bernd Gotsmann, Herre van der Zant, Pascal Gehring
Advanced Functional Materials 30(22), 2070137, 2020

Imaging the Thermalization of Hot Carriers After Thermionic Emission Over a Polytype Barrier
F Koenemann, IJ Chen, S Lehmann, C Thelander, B Gotsmann
Physical Review Applied 13(5), 054035, 2020

Scaled resistively-coupled VO2 oscillators for Neuromorphic Computing
Elisabetta Corti, Bernd Gotsmann, Kirsten Moselund, Adrian Ionescu, John Robertson, Siegfried Karg
Solid State Electronics168, 107729, 2020

Coupled VO2 Oscillators Circuit as Analog First Layer Filter in Convolutional Neural Networks
Elisabetta Corti, Joaquin Antonio Cornejo Jimenez, Kham M. Niang, John Robertson, Kirsten E. Moselund, Bernd Gotsmann, Adrian M. Ionescu and Siegfried Karg
Frontiers in Neuroscience, 2020


Weyl Semi-Metal-Based High-Frequency Amplifiers
A Toniato, B Gotsmann, E Lind, CB Zota
2019 IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM), pp. 9.4. 1-9.4. 4

Thermal Conductivity of a Supported Multiwalled Carbon Nanotube
Fabian Koenemann, Morten Vollmann, Tino Wagner, Norizzawati Mohd Ghazali, Tomohiro Yamaguchi, Andreas Stemmer, Koji Ishibashi, Bernd Gotsmann
J. Phys. Chem. C 123(19), 12460-12465, 2019

Shrewd detectives find a dissipation channel
Bernd Gotsmann
Nature Materials18, 1149-1150, 2019

Thermal Transport through Single-Molecule Junctions
Nico Mosso, Hatef Sadeghi, Andrea Gemma, Sara Sangtarash, Ute Drechsler, Colin Lambert, Bernd Gotsmann
Nanoletters 19(11), 7614-7622, 2019

Investigation of Pt-salt-doped-standalone-multiwall carbon nanotubes for on-chip interconnect applications
Jie Liang, Rongmei Chen, Raphael Ramos, Jaehyun Lee, Hanako Okuno, Dipankar Kalita, Vihar Georgiev, Salim Berrada, Toufik Sadi, Benjamin Uhlig, Katherina Lilienthal, Abitha Dhavamani, Fabian Konemann, Bernd Gotsmann, Goncalves Goncalves, Bingan Chen, Asen Asenov, Jean Dijon, Aida Todri-Sanial
IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices, pp. 2346-2352, 2019

Crossover from ballistic to diffusive thermal transport in suspended graphene membranes
A El Sachat, F Koenemann, F Menges, E Del Corro, J A Garrido, C M Sotomayor Torres, F Alzina and B Gotsmann
2D Materials 6(2), 025034, 2019


Thermal and electrical signatures of a hydrodynamic electron fluid in tungsten diphosphide
J. Gooth, F. Menges, N. Kumar, V. Suess, C. Shekhar, Y. Sun, U. Drechsler, R. Zierold, C. Felser & B. Gotsmann
Nature Communications9, 4093, 2018

Resistive Coupled VO2 Oscillators for Image Recognition
Elisabetta Corti, Bernd Gotsmann, K. Moselund, Igor Stolichnov, Adrian Ionescu, Siegfried Karg
IEEE International Conference on Rebooting Computing (ICRC) 2018, pp. 1-7

Nanoscale Scanning Probe Thermometry
Fabian Koenemann, Morten Vollmann, Fabian Menges, I-Ju Chen, Norizzawati Mohd Ghazali, Tomohiro Yamaguchi, Koji Ishibashi, Claes Thelander, and Bernd Gotsmann
2018 24rd International Workshop on Thermal Investigations of ICs and Systems (THERMINIC)

Quantized thermal conductance in metallic heterojunctions
Nico Mosso, Alyssa Prasmusinto1, Andrea Gemma, Ute Drechsler, Lukas Novotny, and Bernd Gotsmann
Applied Physics Letters114, 123102 , 2018

Progress on carbon nanotube BEOL interconnects
B. Uhlig, J. Liang, J. Lee, R. Ramos, A. Dhavamani, N. Nagy, J. Dijon, H. Okuno, D. Kalita, V. Georgiev, A. Asenov, S. Amoroso, L. Wang, C. Millar, F. Konemann, B. Gotsmann, G. Goncalves, B. Chen, R. R. Pandey, R. Chen, A. Todri-Sanial
2018 Design, Automation & Test in Europe Conference & Exhibition (DATE)

Combined scanning probe electronic and thermal characterization of an indium arsenide nanowire
Tino Wagner, Fabian Menges, Heike Riel, Bernd Gotsmann and Andreas Stemmer1
Beilstein J. Nanotechnol.9, 129-136, 2018


A Physics-Based Investigation of Pt-Salt Doped Carbon Nanotubes for Local Interconnects
J. Liang, R. Ramos, J. Dijon, H. Okuno, D. Kalita, D. Renaud, J. Lee, V. P. Georgiev, S. Berrada, T. Sadi, A. Asenov, B. Uhlig, K. Lilienthal, A. Dhavamani, F. Könemann, B. Gotsmann, G. Goncalves, B. Chen, K. Teo, R. R. Pandey, and A. Todri-Sanial
Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM) IEEE International, pp. 35-5 , 2017

Electrical and Thermal Transport at the Planckian Bound of Dissipation in the Hydrodynamic Electron Fluid of WP2
J. Gooth, F. Menges, C. Shekhar, V. Suess, N. Kumar, Y. Sun, U. Drechsler, R. Zierold, C. Felser, B. Gotsmann
arXiv:1706.05925, 2017

Experimental signatures of the mixed axial-gravitational anomaly in the Weyl semimetal NbP
J. Gooth, A. C. Niemann, T. Meng, A. G. Grushin, K. Landsteiner, B. Gotsmann, F. Menges, M. Schmidt, C. Shekhar, V. Suess, R. Huehne, B. Rellinghaus, C. Felser, B. Yan, K. Nielsch
arXiv:1703.10682, 2017

A Survey of Carbon Nanotube Interconnects for Energy Efficient Integrated Circuits
A. Todri-Sanial, R. Ramos, H. Okuno, J. Dijon, A. Dhavamani, M. Wislicenus, K. Lilienthal, B. uhlig, T. Sadi, V. P. Georigev, A. Asenov, S. M. Amoroso, A. R. Brown, A. Pender, C. Millar, F. Motzfeld, B. Gotsmann, J. Liang, G. Goncalves, N. Rupesinghe, et
IEEE Circuits and Systems Magazine 17(2), 47-62, 2017

Heat transport through atomic contacts
N. Mosso, U. Drechsler, F. Menges, P. Nirmalraj, S. Karg, H. Riel, B. Gotsmann
Nature Nanotechnology, Nature Research, 2017


Local thermometry of self-heated nanoscale devices
F. Menges, F. Motzfeld, H. Schmid, P. Mensch, M. Dittberner, S. Karg, H. Riel and B. Gotsmann
Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM) IEEE International, pp. 15-8 , 2016

A robust molecular probe for Angstrom-scale analytics in liquids
P. Nirmalraj, D. Thompson, C. Dimitrakopoulos, B. Gotsmann, D. Dumcenco, A. Kis, H. Riel
Nature Communications7, 12403, 2016

Ballistic transport and high thermopower in one-dimensional InAs nanowires
S. Karg, V. Schaller, A. Gaul, K. Moselund, H. Schmid, B. Gotsmann, J. Gooth, H. Riel
Solid-State Device Research Conference (ESSDERC), 2016 46th European, pp. 341--344

Thermoelectric Power Factor Enhancement by Spin-Polarized Currents. A Nanowire Case Study
A.C. Niemann, T. Böhnert, A.K. Michel, S. Bässler, B. Gotsmann, K. Neurohr, B. Toth, L. Peter, I. Bakonyi, V. Vega
Advanced Electronic Materials 2(9), Wiley Online Library, 2016

Thermal radiative near field transport between vanadium dioxide and silicon oxide across the metal insulator transition
F. Menges, M. Dittberner, L. Novotny, D. Passarello, S.S.P. Parkin, M. Spieser, H. Riel, B. Gotsmann
Applied Physics Letters 108(17), 171904, AIP Publishing, 2016

Temperature mapping of operating nanoscale devices by scanning probe thermometry
F. Menges, P. Mensch, H. Schmid, H. Riel, A. Stemmer, B. Gotsmann
Nature Communications 7(10874), 2016

Nanoscale thermometry by scanning thermal microscopy
F. Menges, H. Riel, A. Stemmer, B. Gotsmann
Review of Scientific Instruments 87(7), 074902, AIP Publishing, 2016

Fingerprinting Electronic Molecular Complexes in Liquid
P. Nirmalraj, A. La Rosa, D. Thompson, M. Sousa, N. Martin, B. Gotsmann, H. Riel
Sci Rep.6, 19009, 2016


β-relaxation of PMMA: tip size and stress effects in friction force microscopy
J. Sondhauss, M. Lantz, B. Gotsmann, A. Schirmeisen
Langmuir 31(19), 5398-5405, ACS Publications, 2015

Kelvin probe force microscopy for local characterisation of active nanoelectronic devices
T. Wagner, H. Beyer, P. Reissner, P. Mensch, H. Riel, B. Gotsmann, A. Stemmer
J. of Nanotechnology6, 2193-2206, 2015

One-dimensional behavior and high thermoelectric power factor in thin indium arsenide nanowires
P. Mensch, S. Karg, V. Schmidt, B. Gotsmann, H. Schmid, and H. Riel
Applied Physics Letters106, 093101, 2015


Nanoelectrical analysis of single molecules and atomic-scale materials at the solid/liquid interface
P. Nirmalraj, D. Thompson, A. Molina-Ontoria, M. Sousa, N. Martin, B.Gotsmann, and H. Riel
Nature Materials 13, 947, 2014

Uniaxial Stress in GaAs Nanowires Reveals an Unprecedented Light Emission Tunability and Novel Bandstructure Transitions
G. Signorello, S. Karg, E. Loertscher, P. A. Khomyakov, B. Gotsmann, M. Bjoerk, D. L. Dheeraj, H. Weman, H. Riel
Communications de la SSP44, 29, 2014

Length-Dependent Thermal Transport along Molecular Chains
T. Meier, F. Menges, P. Nirmalraj, H. Hoelscher, H. Riel, and B. Gotsmann
Phys. Rev. Lett. 113(6), 060801, APS, 2014

Full thermoelectric characterization of InAs nanowires using MEMS heater/sensors
S.F. Karg, V. Troncale, U. Drechsler, P. Mensch, P. Das Kanungo, H. Schmid, V. Schmidt, L. Gignac, H. Riel, B. Gotsmann
Nanotechnology 25(30), 305702, IOP Publishing, 2014

Frictional Dissipation in a Polymer Bilayer System
L. Jansen, M. A. Lantz, A. W. Knoll, A. Schirmeisen, and B. Gotsmann
Langmuir 30(6), 1557, ACS Publications, 2014

Inducing a Direct-to-Pseudodirect Bandgap Transition in Wurtzite GaAs Nanowires with Uniaxial Stress
G. Signorello, E. Loertscher, P. A. Khomyakov, S. Karg, D. L. Dheeraj, B. Gotsmann, H. Weman, H. Riel
Nature Communications5, 3655, 2014

Modelling, simulation and optimization for a SThm nanoprobe
B. Yang, M. Lenczner, S. Cogan, B. Gotsmann, P. Janus and G. Boetch,
EuroSimE IEEE Thermal, Mechanical and Multiphysics Simulation and Experiments in Micro/Nanoelectronics and Systems. April 7-9, 2014, Ghent, Belgium.

Using the Seebeck coefficient to determine charge carrier concentration, mobility, and relaxation time in InAs nanowires
V. Schmidt, P. F. J. Mensch, S. F. Karg, B. Gotsmann, P. Das Kanungo, H. Schmid, and H. Riel
Applied Physics Letters104, 012113, 2014


Measurement of thermoelectric properties of indium arsenide nanowires
P. Mensch, S. Karg, B. Gotsmann, H. Schmid, P. Das Kanungo, V. Schmidt, H. Ghoneim, V. Troncale, H. Riel, M. Bjoerk
Verhandlungen der Deutschen Physikalischen Gesellschaft, 2013

III/V Nanowire-based Devices for Thermoelectrics
V. Troncale, P. Mensch, S. Karg, H. Schmid, P. Das Kanungo, E. Loertscher, U. Drechsler, V. Schmidt, H. Riel, B. Gotsmann
APS March Meeting Abstracts, pp. 1095, 2013

Molecular Electronics: Bonding and Electronic Transport Properties of Fullerene and Fullerene Derivatives in Break-Junction Geometries (Small 2/2013)
E. Loertscher, V. Geskin, B. Gotsmann, J. Fock, J.K. Sorensen, T. Bjornholm, J. Cornil, H.S.J. van der Zant, H. Riel
Small 9(2), 332-332, Wiley Online Library, 2013

Electrical and thermoelectrical properties of gated InAs nanowires
P. Mensch, S. Karg, B. Gotsmann, P. Das Kanungo, V. Schmidt, V. Troncale, H. Schmid, H. Riel
Solid-State Device Research Conference (ESSDERC), 2013 Proceedings of the European, pp. 252-255

Thermal Transport into Graphene through Nanoscopic Contacts
F. Menges, H. Riel, A. Stemmer, C. Dimitrakopoulos, and B. Gotsmann
Physical Review Letters 111, 205901, 2013

Heat dissipation and thermometry in nanosystems: When interfaces dominate
B. Gotsmann, F. Menges, S. Karg, V. Troncale, M. Lantz, P. Mensch, H. Schmid, P. Das Kanungo, U. Drechsler, V. Schmidt, M. Tschudy, A. Stemmer, H. Riel,
71st Annual Device Research Conference (DRC), pp. 231-232, 2013

Measurement of Thermoelectric Properties of Single Semiconductor Nanowires
S. Karg, P. Mensch, B. Gotsmann, H. Schmid, P. Das Kanungo, H. Ghoneim, V. Schmidt, M. T. Björk, V. Troncale, H. Riel
Journal of Electronic Materials42, 2409, 2013

Nanoscale Origin of Defects at Metal/Molecule Engineered Interfaces
P.N. Nirmalraj, H. Schmid, B. Gotsman, H. Riel
Langmuir 29(5), 1340-1345, ACS Publications, 2013

Quantized thermal transport across contacts of rough surfaces
B. Gotsmann, M. A. Lantz
Nature Materials12, 59-65, 2013

Tuning the Light Emission from GaAs Nanowires over 290 meV with Uniaxial Strain
G. Signorello, S. Karg, M.T. Bjork, B. Gotsmann, H. Riel
Nano Lett., 13(3), 917-924, ACS Publications, 2013


Wear-Resistant Nanoscale Silicon Carbide Tips for Scanning Probe Applications
M.A. Lantz, B. Gotsmann, P. Jaroenapibal, T. Jacobs, S.D. O'Connor, K. Sridharan, R.W. Carpick
Advanced Functional Materials 22(8), 1639-1645, Wiley Online Library, 2012

Transport Properties of a Single-Molecule Diode
E. Lörtscher, B. Gotsmann, Y. Lee, L. Yu, C. Rettner, H. Riel
ACS Nano 6(6), 4931-4939, ACS Publications, 2012

Bonding and Electronic Transport Properties of Fullerene and Fullerene Derivatives in Break-Junction Geometries
E. Lörtscher, V. Geskin, B. Gotsmann, J. Fock, J.K. Sorensen, T. Bjornholm, J. Cornil, H.S.J. van der Zant, H. Riel
Small 9(2), 209-214, Wiley Online Library, 2012

Quantitative Thermometry of Nanoscale Hot Spots
F. Menges, H. Riel, A. Stemmer, B. Gotsmann
Nano Letters 12(2), 596-601, 2012


Modular Functionalization of Electrodes by Cross-Coupling Reactions at Their Surfaces
M. Müri, B. Gotsmann, Y. Leroux, M. Trouwborst, E. Lörtscher, H. Riel, M. Mayor
Advanced Functional Materials 21(19), 3706-3714, 2011

Topographic patterning by voltage-assisted tribocharging of a polymer
A. Kleiner, O. Marti, U. Dürig, A. Knoll, B. Gotsmann
Journal of Applied Physics109, 124312, 2011

Tribology: Sliding on vacuum
B. Gotsmann
Nature Materials10, 87-88, 2011


Scanning thermal microscopy for fast multiscale imaging and manipulation
R.J. Cannara, A. Sebastian, B. Gotsmann, H. Rothuizen
IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology 9(6), 745-753, 2010

Fundamental deformation processes controlling nanoscale friction and wear
B. Gotsmann
Bulletin of the American Physical Society55, APS, 2010

Probe-Based Nanolithography: Decomposable Media for Dry Lithography
O. Coulembier, P. Dubois, A. Knoll, D. Pires, B. Gotsmann, U. Duerig, J. L. Hedrick
Macromolecules43, 572-574, 2010

Probe Based Surface Modification of Polymers Below 30 nm Pitch
A. Knoll, D. Wiesmann, D. Pires, B. Gotsmann, U. Durig
Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 10(7), 4538-4542, 2010

On the Application of Transition State Theory to Atomic-Scale Wear
T D B Jacobs, B Gotsmann, M A Lantz, R W Carpick
Tribology Letters 39(3), 257-271, 2010

Wear-less floating contact imaging of polymer surfaces
A Knoll, H Rothuizen, B Gotsmann, U Duerig
Nanotechnology 21(18), 185701, 2010

Ultralow nanoscale wear through atom-by-atom attrition in silicon-containing diamond-like carbon
H Bhaskaran, B Gotsmann, A Sebastian, U Drechsler, M A Lantz, M Despont, P Jaroenapibal, R W Carpick, Y Chen, K Sridharan
Nature Nanotechnology 5(3), 181-185, 2010

Designing Polymers to Enable Nanoscale Thermomechanical Data Storage
B. Gotsmann, AW Knoll, R. Pratt, J. Frommer, JL Hedrick, U. Duerig
Advanced Functional Materials 20(8), 1276-1284, 2010

Nanoscale three-dimensional patterning of molecular resists by scanning probes
D. Pires, J.L. Hedrick, A. De Silva, J. Frommer, B. Gotsmann, H. Wolf, M. Despont, U. Duerig, A.W. Knoll
Science 328(5979), 732-735, 2010


Multiscale thermoelectric imaging for fast metrology and manipulation
R.J. Cannara, A. Sebastian, B. Gotsmann, H. Rothuizen
9th IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology, pp. 781-783, 2009

Ultraflat templated polymer surfaces
D. Pires, B. Gotsmann, F. Porro, D. Wiesmann, U. Duerig, A. Knoll
Langmuir 25(9), 5141-145, 2009

Dynamic superlubricity and the elimination of wear on the nanoscale
M.A. Lantz, D. Wiesmann, B. Gotsmann
Nature Nanotechnology 4(9), 586-591, 2009

Multi Tbit/in2 Storage Densities with Thermomechanical Probes
D. Wiesmann, C. Rawlings, R. Vecchione, F. Porro, B. Gotsmann, A. Knoll, D. Pires, U. Duerig
Nano Letters 9(9), 3171-3176, 2009

Relaxation kinetics of nanoscale indents in a polymer glass
A. Knoll, D. Wiesmann, B. Gotsmann, U. Duerig
Physical Review Letters 102(11), 117801, 2009

Nanoscale frictional dissipation into shear-stressed polymer relaxations
L Jansen, A Schirmeisen, J L Hedrick, M A Lantz, A Knoll, R Cannara, B Gotsmann
Physical Review Letters 102(23), 236101, 2009


Wear of Silicon and Carbon-Based Nanoscale Asperities
Liu, Jingjing and O’Connor, Sean D and Gotsmann, Bernd and Lantz, Mark A and Cannara, Rachel J and Notbohm, Jacob and Moldovan, Nicolaie and Carlisle, John A and Sridharan, Kumar and Turner, Kevin T and others
STLE/ASME 2008 International Joint Tribology Conference, pp. 37--37

Thermo-mechanical probe storage at Mbps single-probe data rates and Tbit in- 2 densities
Cannara, Rachel J and Gotsmann, Bernd and Knoll, Armin and D{\"u}rig, Urs
Nanotechnology 19(39), 395305, IOP Publishing, 2008

Controlled Thermophoresis as an Actuation Mechanism for Noncantilevered MEMS Devices
B. Gotsmann, M. Despont, U. Duerig
IEEE Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems 17(6), 1287-1293, 2008

Ballistic nanoindentation of polymers
B. Gotsmann, H. Rothuizen, U. Duerig
Applied Physics Letters 93(9), 093116-093116, 2008

Self-similarity and finite-size effects in nano-indentation of highly cross-linked polymers
T Altebaeumer, B Gotsmann, A Knoll, G Cherubini, U Duerig
Nanotechnology 19(47), 475301, 2008

Atomistic wear in a single asperity sliding contact
B Gotsmann, M A Lantz
Physical Review Letters 101(12), 125501, 2008

Nanoscale shape-memory function in highly cross-linked polymers
T. Altebaeumer, B. Gotsmann, H. Pozidis, A. Knoll, U. Duerig
Nano Letters 8(12), 4398-4403, 2008

High resolution vacuum scanning thermal microscopy of HfO2 and SiO2
M. Hinz, O. Marti, B. Gotsmann, MA Lantz, U. Durig
Applied Physics Letters 92(4), 043122-043122, 2008

Probe-based ultrahigh-density storage technology
A Pantazi, A Sebastian, T Antonakopoulos, P Baechtold, A Bonaccio, J Bonan, G Cherubini, M Despont, R Di Pietro, U Drechsler, U Duerig, B Gotsmann, W Haeberle, C Hagleitner, James L. Hedrick, D Jubin, A Knoll, M Lantz, J Pentarakis, H Pozidis, RC Pratt et
IBM Journal of Research and Development 52(4.5), 493-511, 2008


Nanowear on polymer films of different architecture
R. Berger, Y. Cheng, R. Förch, B. Gotsmann, J.S. Gutmann, T. Pakula, U. Rietzler, W. Schörtl, M. Schmidt, A. Strack, J. Windeln, H.-J. Butt
Langmuir 23(6), 3150-3156, 2007


Exploiting chemical switching in a Diels--Alder polymer for nanoscale probe lithography and data storage
Gotsmann, Bernd and Duerig, Urs and Frommer, Jane and Hawker, Craig J
Advanced functional materials 16(11), 1499--1505, Wiley Online Library, 2006

Nano-Thermomechanics: Fundamentals and Application in Data Storage Devices
B. Gotsmann and U. Dürig
in "Applied Scanning Probe Methods IV: Industrial Applications", B. Bushan and H. Fuchs (Eds.), pp. 215-250, Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2006

Integrating nanotechnology into a working storage device
A. Knoll, , P. Bächtold, J. Bonan, G. Cherubini, M. Despont, U. Drechsler, U. Dürig, B. Gotsmann, W. Häberle, C. Hagleitner, D. Jubin, M.A. Lantz, A. Pantazi, H. Pozidis, H. Rothuizen, A. Sebastian, R. Stutz, P. Vettiger, D. Wiesmann, et al
Microelectronic Engineering 83(4-9), 1692-1697, 2006

Scanning Probes Entering Data Storage: From Promise to Reality
H. Pozidis, P. Bachtold, J. Bonan, G. Cherubini, E. Eleftheriou, M. Despont, U. Drechsler, U. Durig, B. Gotsmann, W. Haberle, C. Hagleitner, D. Jubin, A. Knoll, M.A. Lantz, A. Pantazi, H.E. Rothuizen, A. Sebastian, R. Stutz, D.W. Wiesmann
Proc. IEEE Conference on Emerging Technologies - Nanoelectronics, pp. 39-44, 2006

Controlling nanowear in a polymer by confining segmental relaxation
B. Gotsmann, U.T. Duerig, S. Sills, J. Frommer, C.J. Hawker
Nano Letters 6(2), 296-300, 2006

Exploiting chemical switching in a Diels Alder polymer for nanoscale probe lithography and data storage
B. Gotsmann, U. Duerig, J. Frommer, C.J. Hawker
Advanced Functional Materials 16(11), 1499-1505, 2006



Relaxation Kinetics in Nano-Structured Thin Polymer Films
Duerig, Urs and Gotsmann, Bernd and Knoll, Armin and King, William P and Cross, Graham
APS Meeting Abstracts, 2004

Temperature dependent nano indentation of thin polymer films with the scanning force microscope
M. Hinz, A. Kleiner, S. Hild, O. Marti, U. Dürig, B. Gotsmann, U. Drechsler, T.R. Albrecht, P. Vettiger
European Polymer Journal 40(5), 957-964, 2004


A nanotechnology-based approach to data storage
Eleftheriou, Evangelos and B{\"a}chtold, Peter and Cherubini, Giovanni and Dholakia, Ajay and Hagleitner, Christoph and Loeliger, T and Pantazi, Aggeliki and Pozidis, Haralampos and Albrecht, TR and Binnig, Gerd Karl and others
Proceedings of the 29th international conference on Very large data bases-Volume 29, pp. 3--7, 2003

A Nanotechnology Approach to Data Storage
B.Gotsmann et al.
From nanoscience to nanotechnology: Leopoldina Symposium, Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, September 4 to 5, 2003, pp. 3, Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina

Carbon nanotube tips for thermomechanical data storage
M A Lantz, B Gotsmann, U T Dürig, P Vettiger, Y Nakayama, T Shimizu, H Tokumoto
Applied Physics Letters 83(6), 1266, 2003

Cantilevers with nano-heaters for thermomechanical storage application
U. Drechsler, N. Börer, M. Despont, U. Dürig, B. Gotsmann, F. Robin, P. Vettiger
Microelectronic Engineering67, 397-404, 2003


Comment on``Damping Mechanism in Dynamic Force Microscopy''
H Hoelscher, B Gotsmann, W Allers, UD Schwarz, H Fuchs, R Wiesendanger
Physical review letters 88(1), 19601, 2002

Dynamic AFM using the FM technique with constant excitation amplitude
B. Gotsmann, H. Fuchs
Applied Surface Science 188(3), 355-362, 2002

The millipede-nanotechnology entering data storage
P Vettiger, G Cross, M Despont, U Drechsler, U Durig, B Gotsmann, W Haberle, MA Lantz, HE Rothuizen, R Stutz, others
IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology, 1(1), 39-55, 2002


Measurement of conservative and dissipative tip-sample interaction forces with a dynamic force microscope using the frequency modulation technique
H. Hölscher, B. Gotsmann, W. Allers, U.D. Schwarz, H. Fuchs, R. Wiesendanger
Physical Review B 64(7), 075402, APS, 2001

Spectral Power Densities of Fluctuating Electromagnetic Fields and Their Derivatives in a Plane Cavity
I. Dorofeyev, H. Fuchs, B. Gotsmann, and J. Jersch
Physics of Low-Dimensional Structures 3-4, 77-80, 2001

The measurement of hysteretic forces by dynamic AFM
B. Gotsmann and H. Fuchs
Applied Physics A: Materials Science & Processing 72(7), S55-S58, 2001

Damping of a moving particle near a wall: A relativistic approach
I Dorofeyev, H Fuchs, B Gotsmann, J Jersch
Phys. Rev. B 64, 035403, 2001

H. Hölscher, B. Gotsmann, W. Allers, U. D. Schwarz, H. Fuchs, and R. Wiesendanger
Comment on "Damping Mechanism in Dynamic Force Microscopy"
Phys. Rev. Lett. 88, 019601, 2001

B. Gotsmann and H. Fuchs
Dynamic Force Spectroscopy of Conservative and Dissipative Forces in an Al-Au(111) Tip-Sample System
Phys. Rev. Lett. 86(12), 2597-2600, 2001


An XPS and SFM study of plasma treatment and Al metallisation of polycarbonate: A comparison of SF6 and Ar plasma treatments
H Kopf, C Seidel, B Gotsmann, H Fuchs, K Reihs
Polymer surface modification: Relevance to Adhesion2, 173-181, 2000

Dorofeyev, Fuchs, and Gotsmann Reply:
I. Dorofeyev, H. Fuchs, G. Wenning, and B. Gotsmann
Phys. Rev. Lett. 84, 3505, 2000


Fluctuating electromagnetic interactions of solids terminated by nonplanar surfaces
I Dorofeyev, H Fuchs, B Gotsmann, G Wenning
Physical Review B 60(12), 9069, 1999

Ar plasma treated and Al metallised polycarbonate: a XPS, mass spectroscopy and SFM study
C Seidel, H Kopf, B Gotsmann, T Vieth, H Fuchs, K Reihs
Applied Surface Science 150(1), 19-33, 1999

Brownian motion of microscopic solids under the action of fluctuating electromagnetic fields
I Dorofeyev, H Fuchs, G Wenning, B Gotsmann
Physical Review Letters 83(12), 2402, 1999

Rasterkraftmikroskopie im Vakuum an plasmabehandeltem und metallisiertem Polycarbonat
C. Seidel, B. Gotsmann, H. Fuchs
Vakuum in Forschung und Praxis 11(3), 158-161, 1999

How to measure energy dissipation in dynamic mode atomic force microscopy
B Anczykowski, B Gotsmann, H Fuchs, JP Cleveland, VB Elings
Applied Surface Science 140(3), 376-382, 1999

Conservative and dissipative tip-sample interaction forces probed with dynamic AFM
B Gotsmann, C Seidel, B Anczykowski, H Fuchs
Physical Review B 60(15), 11051, APS, 1999

Determination of tip-sample interaction forces from measured dynamic force spectroscopy curves
B. Gotsmann, B. Anczykowski, C. Seidel, H. Fuchs
Applied Surface Science 140(3-4), 314-319, 1999


Aluminium deposition on SF6 plasma-treated polycarbonate: an AFM, XPS and mass spectroscopy study
C Seidel, B Gotsmann, H Kopf, K Reihs, H Fuchs
Surface and Interface Analysis 26(4), 306-315, 1998

Molecular resolution of an organic monolayer by dynamic AFM
B Gotsmann, C Schmidt, C Seidel, H Fuchs
The European Physical Journal B-Condensed Matter and Complex Systems 4(3), 267-268, 1998