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Dr. Benno Liebchen


Dr. Benno Liebchen Picture of Dr. Benno Liebchen
Postdoc
 
Institut für Theoretische Physik II - Soft Matter
Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
Building 25.32
Room O2.54
Universitätsstraße 1
D-40225 Düsseldorf, Germany
 
phone: +49-211-81-15934
fax: +49-211-81-15802
e-mail: liebchen <at> hhu.de

Research Topics


Short CV


07/2017-present
Postdoc with Prof. H. Löwen at the Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf (Active Matter)

12/2014-07/2017
Postdoc and Marie Skłodowska Curie Fellow with Prof. M.E. Cates and Prof. D. Marenduzzo at the University of Edinburgh (Active Matter)

07/2010-11/2014
Phd in Physics (summa cum laude) and Postdoc with Prof. P. Schmelcher at the University of Hamburg (Nonlinear Dynamics)

04/2010-06/2010
Research stay at the Indian Institute of Technology in Roorkee

10/2005-03/2010
Diploma courses in Marburg and Berlin; diploma thesis with Prof. J. Bosse (Statistical Cold Atom Physics)

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Awards, Fellowships

2015-2017 Marie Skłodowska Curie Fellowship
2014 Dissertation award of the University of Hamburg
2012-2014 Associated LEXI fellow within the Hamburg cluster of excellence "Frontiers in Quantum Photon Science"
2010 Travel Grant of the Free University of Berlin
2005 Book award of the German Physical Society

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Publications

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    Preprints

  1. Which Interactions Dominate in Active Colloids?
    B. Liebchen, H. Löwen arXiv:1808.07389 (2018).

  2. Unraveling Modular Microswimmers: From Self-Assembly to Ion-Exchange Driven Engines
    B. Liebchen, R. Niu, T. Palberg, H. Löwen arXiv:1802.07933 (2018).

  3. Modelling chemotaxis of microswimmers: from individual to collective behavior
    B. Liebchen, H. Löwen arXiv:1802.07933 (2018).

  4. Activity induced synchronization
    D. Levis*, I. Pagonabarraga, B. Liebchen*, arXiv:1802.02371 (2018).  (*= equal contribution)

  5. Light-controlled Assembly of Active Colloidal Molecules
    F. Schmidt* B. Liebchen*, H. Löwen, G. Volpe, arXiv:1801.06868 (2018).  (*= equal contribution)

  6. Actomyosin contraction induces droplet motility
    T. Le Goff, B Liebchen and D. Marenduzzo, arXiv:1712.03138 (2017).

  7. 2018

  8. Dimensional coupling induced current reversal in two-dimensional driven lattices
    A. K. Mukhopadhyay, T. Xie, B. Liebchen, P. Schmelcher, Phys. Rev. E(R) 97, 050202 (2018).

  9. Simultaneous control of multi-species particle transport and segregation in driven lattices
    A.K. Mukhopadhyay, B Liebchen and P. Schmelcher, Phys. Rev. Lett. 120 , 218002 (2018).

  10. Viscotaxis: microswimmer navigation in viscosity gradients
    B. Liebchen P. Monderkamp, B. ten Hagen, H. Löwen, Phys. Rev. Lett. 120 , 208002 (2018).
  11. See also: Physicsworld - Article: Physicists show how bacteria swim towards regions of higher viscosity

  12. Micro-flock patterns and macro-clusters in chiral active Brownian disks
    D. Levis and B. Liebchen, J. Phys. Condens. Matter 30, 084001 (2018).

  13. 2017

  14. Motility of active nematic films driven by "active anchoring''
    M.L. Blow, M. Aqil, B. Liebchen and D. Marenduzzo, Soft Matter 13, 6137 (2017).

  15. Collective Behavior of Chiral Active Matter: Pattern Formation and Enhanced Flocking
    B. Liebchen* and D. Levis*, Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 058002 (2017).

  16. Phoretic Interactions Generically Induce Dynamic Clusters and Wave Patterns in Active Colloids
    B. Liebchen, D. Marenduzzo and M.E. Cates, Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 268001 (2017).

  17. Ephemeral protein binding to DNA shapes stable nuclear bodies and chromatin domains
    C.A. Brackley, B. Liebchen, D. Michieletto, F. Mouvet, P.R. Cook and D. Marenduzzo, Biophys. J. 112, 1085 (2017).

  18. 2016

  19. Pattern formation in polymerising actin flocks: spirals, spots and waves without nonlinear chemistry
    T. Le Goff, B. Liebchen and D. Marenduzzo, Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 238002 (2016).

  20. Pattern formation in chemically interacting active rotors with self-propulsion
    B. Liebchen, M.E. Cates and D. Marenduzzo, Soft Matter 12, 7259 (2016).

  21. Freezing, accelerating, and slowing directed currents in real time with superimposed driven lattices
    A. Mukhopadhyay, B. Liebchen, T. Wulf and P. Schmelcher, Phys. Rev. E 93, 052219 (2016).

  22. Quench dynamics of two coupled zig-zag ion chains
    A. Klumpp, B. Liebchen and P. Schmelcher, Phys. Lett. A 380, 2644 (2016).

  23. 2015

  24. Clustering and Pattern Formation in Chemorepulsive Active Colloids
    B. Liebchen, D. Marenduzzo, I. Pagonabarraga and M.E. Cates, Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 258301 (2015).

  25. Site-selective particle deposition in periodically driven quantum lattices
    T. Wulf, B. Liebchen and P. Schmelcher, Phys. Rev. A 91, 043628 (2015).

  26. Interaction induced directed transport in ac-driven periodic potentials
    B. Liebchen and P. Schmelcher, New. J. Phys. 17, 083011 (2015).

  27. Excitation dynamics of interacting Rydberg atoms in small lattices
    G. Wu, M. Kurz, B. Liebchen, P. Schmelcher, Phys. Lett. A 379, 143 (2015).

  28. 2014

  29. Symmetries and transport in site-dependent driven quantum lattices
    T. Wulf, C. Petri, B. Liebchen, P. Schmelcher, Phys. Rev E. 90, 042913 (2014).

  30. Teilchendynamik fern vom Gleichgewicht
    B. Liebchen and P. Schmelcher, Physik in unserer Zeit 45 , 191 (2014). (in German)

  31. Spatiotemporal Oscillation Patterns in the Collective Relaxation Dynamics of Interacting Particles in Periodic Potentials
    B. Liebchen and P. Schmelcher, Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 134102 (2014).

  32. Disorder Induced Regular Dynamics in Oscillating Lattices
    T. Wulf, B. Liebchen and P. Schmelcher, Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 034101 (2014).

  33. 2013

  34. Neutral particle focusing in composite driven dissipative billiards
    B. Liebchen, C. Petri, M. Krizanac and P. Schmelcher, Nonlinear Dyn. 74, 319 (2013).

  35. Analysis of resonant population transfer in time-dependent quantum elliptical billiards
    J.Liss, B. Liebchen and P. Schmelcher, Phys. Rev. E 87, 012912 (2013).

  36. 2012

  37. Interaction-induced current-reversals in driven lattices
    B. Liebchen, F.K. Diakonos and P. Schmelcher, New. J. Phys. 14, 103032 (2012).

  38. Analysis of interface conversion processes of ballistic and diffusive motion in driven superlattices
    T. Wulf, C. Petri, B. Liebchen and P. Schmelcher, Phys. Rev. E 86, 016201 (2012).

  39. 2011

  40. Resonant population transfer in the time-dependent quantum elliptical billiard
    F. Lenz, B. Liebchen, F.K. Diakonos and P. Schmelcher, New. J. Phys. 13, 103019 (2011).

  41. Phase space interpretation of exponential Fermi acceleration
    B. Liebchen, R. Büchner, C. Petri, F. K. Diakonos, F. Lenz and P. Schmelcher, New J. Phys. 13, 093039 (2011).

  42. Formation of density waves via interface conversion of ballistic and diffusive motion
    C. Petri, F. Lenz, B. Liebchen, F.K. Diakonos and P. Schmelcher, Europhys. Lett. 95, 30005 (2011).

  43. Patterned deposition of particles in spatiotemporally driven lattices
    B. Liebchen, C. Petri, F. Lenz and P. Schmelcher, Europhys. Lett. 94, 40001 (2011).

  44. Thesis

  45. Nonequilibrium Dynamics, Transport and Structure Formation in Time-Dependent Billiards and Lattices (phd thesis) (pdf, 19MB)
    B. Liebchen (2014).
  46. Statics und Dynamics of Ultracold Spinor Quantum Gases (diploma thesis)
    B. Liebchen (2010).

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