M.Sc. Robert Schneider

PhD Student

Wilhelm-Klemm-Str. 10
48149 Münster

Telefon: +49 251 83-25336
Labor:  +49 251 83-33674

since 2014 PhD student at the University of Münster, Institute of Physics
2013 - 2014 external Master student at the University of Münster, Institute of Physics
2009 - 2012 Studies of Physics at Chemnitz University of Technology, Bachelor thesis "Aufbau eines Laser Scanning Konfokalmikroskops" (Prof. Bratschitsch)


  • Phonon sidebands in monolayer transition metal dichalcogenides, D. Christiansen, M. Selig, G. Berghäuser, R. Schmidt, I. Niehues, R. Schneider, A. Arora, S. Michaelis de Vasconcellos, R.  Bratschitsch, E. Malic, and A. Knorr, Phys. Rev. Lett., accepted (2017)
  • Interlayer excitons in a bulk van der Waals semiconductor, A. Arora, M. Drüppel, R. Schmidt, T. Deilmann, R. Schneider, M. R. Molas, P. Marauhn, S. Michaelis de Vasconcellos, M. Potemski, M. Rohlfing, and R. Bratschitsch, Nature Communications 8, 639 (2017)
  • Highly anisotropic in-plane excitons in atomically thin and bulk-like 1T'-ReSe2, A. Arora, J. Noky, M. Drüppel, B. Jariwala, T. Deilmann, R. Schneider, R. Schmidt, O. Del Pozo Zamudio, T. Stiehm, A. Bhattacharya, P. Krüger, S. Michaelis de Vasconcellos, M. Rohlfing and R. Bratschitsch, Nano Lett. 17, 3202 (2017)
  • Nanoscale positioning of single-photon emitters in atomically thin WSe2, J. Kern, I. Niehues, P. Tonndorf, R. Schmidt, D. Wigger, R. Schneider, T. Stiehm, S. Michaelis de Vasconcellos, D. E. Reiter, T. Kuhn and R. Bratschitsch, Advanced Materials 28, 7101 (2016)
  • Reversible uniaxial strain tuning in atomically thin WSe2, R. Schmidt, I. Niehues, R. Schneider, M. Drüppel, T. Deilmann, M. Rohlfing, S. Michaelis de Vasconcellos, A. Castellanos-Gomez, and R. Bratschitsch,  2D Materials 3, 021011 (2016)
  • Valley Zeeman splitting and valley polarization of neutral and charged excitons in monolayer MoTeat high magnetic fields, A. Arora, R. Schmidt, R. Schneider, M. Molas, I. Breslavetz, M. Potemski, and R. Bratschitsch, Nano Lett. 16,3624 (2016)
  • Ultrafast Coulomb-induced intervalley coupling in atomically thin WS2, R. Schmidt, G. Berghäuser, R. Schneider, M. Selig, P. Tonndorf, E. Malic, A. Knorr, S. Michaelis de Vascocellos, and R. Bratschitsch,  Nano Lett. 16, 2945 (2016)
  • Nanoantenna-enhanced light−matter interaction in atomically thin WS2, J. Kern, A. Trügler, I. Niehues, J. Ewering, R. Schmidt, R. Schneider, S. Najmaei, A. George, J. Zhang, J. Lou, U. Hohenester, S. Michaelis de Vasconcellos, and R. Bratschitsch, ACS Photonics 2, 1260 (2015)
  • Single-photon emission from localized excitons in an atomically thin semiconductor, P. Tonndorf, R. Schmidt, R. Schneider, J. Kern, M. Buscema, G. A. Steele, A. Castellanos-Gomez, H. S. J. van der Zant, S. Michaelis de Vasconcellos, R. Bratschitsch, Optica 2, 347 (2015)