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Dr. Tobias Horn Picture of Dr. Tobias Horn
Postdoc
 
Institut für Theoretische Physik II - Soft Matter
Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
Building 25.32
Room O2.56
Universitätsstraße 1
D-40225 Düsseldorf, Germany
 
phone: +49-211-81-10547
fax: +49-211-81-12262
e-mail: thorn <at> thphy.uni-duesseldorf.de

Research

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Curriculum Vitae

11/2011-present Scientific associate, Institute for Theoretical Physics II, Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf
01/2011-10/2011 Scientific assistant, Institute for Theoretical Physics II, Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf
10/2011-03/2015 Ph.D. (Physics), Institute for Theoretical Physics II, Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf
Ph.D. thesis: Freezing and melting in binary mixtures of superparamagnetic particles
09/2011 Master of Science (Physics), Institute for Theoretical Physics II, Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf
Master thesis: Binary mixtures of dipoles in time-dependent gravitational fields
09/2009 Bachelor of Science (Physics), Institute for Theoretical Physics II, Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf
Bachelor thesis: Discrete predator-prey models for chemotaxis
06/2006 Abitur, Gymnasium Vogelsang Solingen, Germany
02/1987 Born in Solingen, Germany. Birth name: Kruppa

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Awards

03/2012 Invited speaker at the international conference "Colloidal Dispersions in External Fields" (CODEF III) of the Sonderforschungsbereich TR 6
2008-2011 Cusanuswerk scholarship
2006-2011 Recipient of the e-fellows.net-scholarship

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Publications

  1. T. Horn, H. Löwen,
    How does a thermal binary crystal break under shear?,
    J. Chem. Phys. 141, 224505 (2014).

  2. T. Horn, S. Deutschländer, H. Löwen, G. Maret, and P. Keim,
    Fluctuations of orientational order and clustering in a two-dimensional colloidal system under quenched disorder,
    Phys. Rev. E 88, 062305 (2013).

  3. S. Deutschländer, T. Horn, H. Löwen, G. Maret, and P. Keim,
    Two-dimensional melting under quenched disorder,
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 098301 (1-5) (2013).

  4. T. Kruppa, T. Neuhaus, R. Messina, and H. Löwen,
    Soft repulsive mixtures under gravity: Brazil-nut effect, depletion bubbles, boundary layering, nonequilibrium shaking,
    J. Chem. Phys. 136, 134106, (2012). - Chosen as a Research Highlight by the journal

  5. A. Sengupta, T. Kruppa, and H. Löwen,
    Chemotactic predator-prey dynamics,
    Phys. Rev. E 83, 031914 (2011).

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