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Richard A. Wilhelm

Richard Wilhelm

Associate Prof. Dipl.-Phys. Dr.rer.nat.

Head of the Atomic and Plasma Physics Group
Institut für Angewandte Physik, TU Wien
Wiedner Hauptstr. 8-10/134, A-1040 Wien, Austria

  • Phone: +43 1 58801 - 13435 (office)
  • Mobile: +43 664 60588 3435
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Research Interests

CV and Publications

  • 2023 - now: Associate Professor at IAP, TU Wien
  • 03/2023 Habilitation in “Experimental Physics”
  • 2019 - 2023: Assistant Professor at IAP, TU Wien
  • 2016 - 11/2020: Research Associate (part time) at HZDR (Germany)
  • 2017 - 2019: University Assistant at IAP, TU Wien
  • 04/2016 - 11/2016: PostDoc at IAP, TU Wien
  • 2014 - 2016: PostDoc at HZDR (Germany)
  • 2011 - 2014: PhD student at HZDR and TU Dresden (Germany)
  • 2005 - 2010: Studies of physics (diploma) at TU Dresden (Germany)
  • 47 Publications in ISI-listed international peer-reviewed journals (among them 5 Phys. Rev. Lett., 1 Nat. Commun., 1 2D Materials, 1 Appl. Phys. Lett).
  • 12 invited talks (13 invitations in total) at international conferences

    • h-index: 16
    • Total number of citations: 752 citations
    • Total number of items with more than 10 citations (i-10 index): 21


Memberships and official functions

  • 2020 - now: Member of the International Advisory Board for the International Conference on Elementary Processes in Atomic Systems (CEPAS)
  • 2018 - now: Member of the Österreichische Physikalische Gesellschaft (ÖPG)
  • 2005 - now: Member of the Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft (DPG)

Awards and Grants

  • Gaede Prize 2021 of the German Physical Society
    • Prize for scientific work in the field of surface science
  • Max Auwärter Award 2020 of the Max Auwärter Foundation, Liechtenstein
    • Prize for scientific work in the fields of surface science, interface physics, as well as anorganic and organic thin films
  • Grant for Scientific Exchange (Wissenschaftlich-Technische-Zusammenarbeit) of the OeAD
    • Bilateral project and travel grant between TU Wien and the Ruđer Bošković Institute (RBI), Zagreb, Croatia, 2020-2022
  • START Prize 2019 of FWF
    • Research grant on development and application of time-resolved ion scattering, 2019-2025
  • Innovative Project - Funding of Staff (TU Wien)
    • Research grant funded by TU Wien on interaction of ions with freestanding 2D materials, 2019-2022
  • Best Lecture Award 2019 at the Faculty of Physics of TU Wien
    • For the contribution to the course Fundamentals of Physics Ia and Ib. Shared among the teaching team for the course
  • Grant for Scientific Exchange (Wissenschafts- und Erziehungskooperation) of the Stiftung Aktion Österreich-Ungarn (AÖU) 2018
    • Bilateral project and travel grant between TU Wien (IAP and ITP) and the Institute for Nuclear Research, ATOMKI, Drebrecen, Hungary
  • IBMM Prize 2018 for outstanding contributions to the field of ion beam materials modification
    • Biannual prize for young scientists in the field of ion beam physics, awarded during the IBMM2018 conference, San Antonio, TX, USA
  • Research Grant of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
    • Standalone project on highly charged ion interaction with 2D materials, 2017-2020
  • Research Award 2014 of the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR)
    • Für die Untersuchungen zur Wechselwirkung langsamer, hochgeladener Ionen mit Ionenkristalloberflächen und Nanomembranen
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