Prof. Christoph T. Koch

Structure Research and Electron Microscopy

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The structure research and electron microscopy group at the department of physics at HU Berlin focuses on the structural and chemical characterization of matter by electron-beam based techniques (2D/3D imaging, diffraction, spectroscopy, etc.), at lengths scales ranging from micrometers to atomic resolution. The group operates several state-of-the-art electron microscopes and related equipment and is also organized in joint laboratories with other electron microscopy facilities in the Berlin area. A strong research focus lies in the development of novel data acquisition and -reconstruction techniques, some of which are computationally very demanding and are thus run on the group’s own dedicated computing infrastructure.