The AG Nanomagnetism and Magnonics  is happy to work with motivated students who wish to write their thesis on the topics covered by the group.

Please find the list of available, on-going and finished theses below.  If you find an interesting topic for you, please contact directly the supervisor. If you wish to work on some other project not covered in this list, please contact us at office.nanomag(at) You can find more about our research here.

Doctoral theses

Name Topic Finish date Supervisor
David Schmoll Spin waves coupled to single photons in the visible regime at millikelvin temperatures ongoing Sebastian Knauer & AC
Rostyslav Serha Quantum magnonics in paramagnetic and ferrimagnetic materials ongoing Andrii Chumak
Andrey Voronov Magnon-based data processing ongoing Andrii Chumak
Noura Zenbaa Development of a non-reciprocal magnonic directional coupler ongoing Andrii Chumak
Barbora Budisnká Flux-flow instabilities in superconducting thin films ongoing Oleksandr Dobrovolskiy
Sebastian Lamb-Camarena Curvature-induced effects in magnetic 3D nano-architectures ongoing Oleksandr Dobrovolskiy
Michael Schneider Bose-Einstein condensation of a DC-pulse driven magnon systems 08.12.2021 Andrii Chumak
Björn Heinz Nano-scaled exchange magnonics 01.12.2021 Andrii Chumak

Master's theses

Name Topic Finish date Supervisor
NN High frequency antennas for integrated quantum magnonics available Sebastian Knauer, AC
TBA Microwave spectroscopy of individual 3D magnetic nano-architectures ongoing Oleksandr Dobrovolskiy
Clemens Schmid Edge-barrier effects on the fast vortex dynamics in superconductors ongoing Oleksandr Dobrovolskiy
Aram Sajdak Fundamental magnetic properties of the heavily compensated ferrimagnetic thin films ongoing Khrystyna Levchenko, AC
David Schmoll Enabling technology for high frequency quantum magnonics 31.03.2022 Sebastian Knauer, AC
Elisabeth Weiß Propagation of magnetostatic surface spin waves in YIG nano-structures 25.06.2021 Andrii Chumak

Bachelor's theses

Name Topic Finish date Supervisor
NN Ferromagnetic resonance spectroscopy of ferrimagnetic thin films available Andrii Chumak
NN Nonreciprocal spin-wave phenomena available Andrii Chumak
Fabian Majcen Investigation of spin waves in magnetic nanostructures by Brillouin Light Scattering spectroscopy ongoing Andrii Chumak
Nadine Omar Surface-plasmon enhancement of Brillouin light spectroscopy ongoing Oleksandr Dobrovolskiy
Gabriel Sommer Cryogenic time-resolved magneto-optical Kerr effect microscopy ongoing Oleksandr Dobrovolskiy
Simon Peinhaupt Vector field dependent spin-wave measurements at millikelvin temperatures ongoing Sebastian Knauer
Christopher Kimmel The generation of propagating spin waves with the combination of spin Hall effect and spin-transfer torque 30.09.2021 Andrii Chumak
Manuel Alexander Kucera Approaching a current-controlled dynamic magnonic crystal as a logic gate 10.2020 Andrii Chumak