Martina Gerken

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Martina Gerken
Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel (CAU)
Integrated Systems and Photonics
Institute for Electrical and Information Engineering
Kaiserstr. 2, D-24143 Kiel
+49 (0) 431 880 6250
Lead of projects A8, IRTG
A8, IRTG, F1


J. Schmalz, M. Krantz, A. Knies, H. Lüder,  M. Gerken, Signal-to-noise ratio enhanced electrode configurations for magnetoelectric cantilever sensorsAIP Advances 10, 075314 (2020).

J. Schmalz, A. Kittmann, P. Durdaut, B. Spetzler, F. Faupel, M. Höft, E. Quandt, M. Gerken, Multi-Mode Love-Wave SAW Magnetic-Field Sensors. Sensors (2020), 20, 3421,

M. Krantz, M. Gerken, Limit of Thermal-Vibration Noise in Magnetic Field Detection with Magnetoelectric-Composite Cantilevers Phys. Rev. Applied, (2020).

M. Krantz M. Gerken, Effect of excitation mode on the magnetic field detection limit of magnetoelectric composite cantilevers, AIP Advances 10, 045108 (2020).

M.-Ö. Özden, A. Teplyuk, Ö. Gümüs, D. Meyners, M. Höft, M. Gerken, Magnetoelectric cantilever sensors under inhomogeneous magnetic field excitation, AIP Adv., vol. 10, no. 2, p. 025132, (2020), doi: 10.1063/1.5136239.

A. Kittmann, P. Durdaut, S. Zabel, J. Reermann, J. Schmalz, B. Spetzler, D. Meyners, N. X. Sun, J. McCord, M. Gerken, G. Schmidt, M. Höft, R. Knöchel, F. Faupel, E. Quandt, Wide Band Low Noise Love Wave Magnetic Field Sensor System. Scientific Reports, vol. 8, no. 278 (2018).

Rasmus B. Holländer, Cai Müller, J. Schmalz, M. Gerken, J. McCord, Magnetic domain walls as broadband spin wave and elastic magnetisation wave emitters. Sci. Rep., 8 13871 (2018). 

J. Schmalz, A. Kittmann, P. Durdaut, B. Spetzler, F. Faupel, M. Höft, E. Quandt, M. Gerken, Comparison of the fundamental and higher order Love waves’ sensitivities in a SAW based magnetic field sensor. SAW Symposium 2018, Dresden (2018)

S. B. Hrkac, C. T. Koops, M. Abes, C. Krywka, M. Müller, M. Burghammer, M. Sztucki, T. Dane, Kaps, Y. K. Mishra,R. Adelung, J. Schmalz, M. Gerken, E. Lage, C. Kirchhof, E. Quandt, O. M. Magnussen, B. M. Murphy, Tunable Strain in Magnetoelectric ZnO Microrod Composite Interfaces. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 9 (30), pp 25571–25577 (2017). DOI: 10.1021/acsami.6b15598

M. Krantz, M. Gerken and J. Schmalz, Magnetoelectric cantilever theory: Effect of elastic seed and adhesion layers and multi-domain concepts on response of exchange bias multilayer sensors. Euro Intelligent Materials (2017).

J. Schmalz, F. Faupel, M. Gerken, A. Kittmann, E. Quandt, E. Yarar, S. Zabel, Influence of a magnetostrictive layer on the mode shape and wave velocity of Love-wave based SAW-device. Euro Intelligent Materials 2017, Kiel (2017).

J. L. Gugat, M. C. Krantz; J. Schmalz, M. Gerken, Signal-to-Noise Ratio in Cantilever Magnetoelectric Sensors. In IEEE Transactions on Magnetics (2016).

J. L. Gugat, J. Schmalz, M. C. Krantz, M. Gerken, Magnetic Flux Concentration Effects in Cantilever Magnetoelectric Sensors. in IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, vol. 52, no. 5, pp. 1-8 (2016).


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Recent Publications

N. Lukat, R.-M. Friedrich, B. Spetzler, C. Kirchhof, C. Arndt, L. Thormälen, F. Faupel, C. Selhuber-Unkel, Mapping of magnetic nanoparticles and cells using thin film magnetoelectric sensors based on the delta-E effect Sens. Actuators A, 309. 112023, (2020),

A. Kittmann, C. Müller, P. Durdaut, L. Thormählen, V. Schell, F. Niekiel, F. Lofink, D. Meyners, R. Knöchel, M. Höft, J. McCord, E. Quandt, Sensitivity and Noise Analysis of SAW Magnetic Field Sensors with varied Magnetostrictive Layer Thicknesses., Sens. Actuators A, 311, 111998 (2020). doi:

A. Galka, S. Monntaha, M. Siniatchkin, Constrained Expectation Maximisation Algorithm for Estimating ARMA models in State Space Representation, EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, Springer Nature, accepted (March 2020).




Prof. Dr. Eckhard Quandt

Kiel University
Institute for Materials Science


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