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Thomas Winkler


Former Diploma Student


Personal Information

Date and place of birth: 08.05.1986, Horn, Austria

Academic Career

current Ph.D. Student, Bioengineering Program, University of Maryland, College Park (US)
March 2011 to July 2011 Researcher, Magic Spin group, Johannes Kepler University, Linz (AT)
February 2010 to January 2011 Diploma student, Magic Spin group, Johannes Kepler University, Linz (AT)
Dilute Magnetic Semiconductors: Manipulation of the Carrier Concentration in Ga-Mn-Pnictides
September 2009 to January 2010 Visiting Student Researcher, Advanced Semiconductor Research group, University of California, Berkeley (US)
Effects of Compensation in Ga1-xMnxP
September 2008 to January 2009 ERASMUS Student, University of Copenhagen (DK)

Research Interests

  • Electric transport in dilute magnetic semiconductors
  • Raman spectroscopy

Selected publications

Oral presentations

  • IEEE International Magnetics Conference, April 25-29 2011, Taipei, Taiwan:
    T. E. Winkler, P. R. Stone, Tian Li, R. Jakiela, K. M. Yu, A. Bonanni, O. D. Dubon, Effects of Compensation in Ga1-xMnxP


German (native), English (fluent), Chinese (beginner)

Outside interests

Travelling, scuba diving, ballroom dancing

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