The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Joint Institute for Advanced Materials

Hanno Weitering

Hanno Weitering

Professor and Department Head
UT/ORNL Joint Faculty Member
Department of Physics and Astronomy

PhD, Mathematics and Natural Sciences
University of Groningen, The Netherlands

Research Bio

Research Interests

  • Synthesis, structure, magnetic and electronic properties of low-dimensional materials including quantum wires, surfaces, interfaces, and thin film materials.
  • Correlated electron systems, cooperative phenomena, spintronics, phase transitions, surface chemical reaction mechanisms.
  • Scanning Tunneling Microscopy and Photoemission

Selected Publications

“One-dimensional metals: Luttingers wake,” H. Weitering, Nature Physics(Advance online publication) (2011).

“Plasmon response of a quantum-confined electron gas probed by core-level photoemission,” M. Özer, E. J. Moon, A.G. Eguiluz and H. H. Weitering, Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 197601 (2011).

“Strong quantum size effects in Pb(111) Thin films mediated by anomalous Friedel oscillations,” Y. Jia, B. A. Wu, C. Li, T. L. Einstein, H. H. Weitering, and Z. Y. Zhang, Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 066101 (2010).

“Colloquium: Electronic instabilities in self-assembled atom wires,” P.C. Snijders, and H. H. Weitering, Reviews of modern Physics, 82, 307 (2010).

“Band Gap Narrowing of Titanium Oxide Semiconductors by Noncompensated Anion-Cation Codoping for Enhanced Visable-Light Photoactivity,” W.G.Zhu, X.F. Qiu, V. Iancu, X. Q. Chen, H. Pan, W. Wang, N. M. Dimitrijevic, T. Rajh, H. M. Meyer, M. P. Paranthaman, G. M. Stocks, H. H. Weitering, B. H. Gu, G. Eres, and Z. Y. Zhang, Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 226401 (2009).

“Structure of YSi2 nanowires from scanning tunneling microscopy and first principles,” V.Iancu, P.R.C Kent, C.G. Zeng, and Hanno H. Weitering,Appl. Phys. Lett. 95, 123107 (2009).

Contact Information

Hanno Weitering
401 A.H. Nielsen Physics Building
Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TN 37996




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