prof.dr.ir. G. Koster (Gertjan)


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Thin Films
Pulsed Laser Deposition
Ferroelectric Materials
Epitaxial Growth



Silva, J. P. B., Kamakshi, K., Negrea, R. F., Ghica, C., Wang, J., Koster, G., ... Gomes, M. J. M. (2018). Ferroelectric switching dynamics in 0.5Ba(Zr0.2Ti0.8)O3-0.5(Ba0.7Ca0.3)TiO3 thin films. Applied physics letters, 113(8), [082903]. DOI: 10.1063/1.5044623
Silva, J. P. B., Wang, J., Koster, G., Rijnders, G., Negrea, R. F., Ghica, C., ... Gomes da Silva Jr, J. M. (2018). Hysteretic Characteristics of Pulsed Laser Deposited 0.5Ba(Zr0.2Ti0.8)O3-0.5(Ba0.7Ca0.3)TiO3/ZnO Bilayers. ACS applied materials & interfaces, 10(17), 15240-15249. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.8b01695
Koster, G., Huijben, M., & Rijnders, A. J. H. M. (2017). Oxide superlattices by PLD: A practical guide. In Metal Oxide-Based Thin Film Structures : Formation, Characterization and Application of Interface-Based Phenomena (pp. 27-52). (Metal Oxide Series). ELSEVIER. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-811166-6.00002-9
Koster, G. (2017). Intelligent Materials and Structures. Acta crystallographica. Section B: Structural science, crystal engineering and materials, B73, 1196. DOI: 10.1107/S2052520617016018
Geessinck, J., Araizi-Kanoutas, G., Mishra, S. K., Beekman, J. J., Golden, M. S., Koster, G., & Rijnders, A. J. H. M. (2017). Evidence for charge transfer at the LaCoO3-LaTiO3 interface. Poster session presented at MESA+ Meeting 2017, Enschede, Netherlands.
Geessinck, J., Mishra, S., Araizi-Kanoutas, G., Beekman, J., Golden, M. S., Koster, G., & Rijnders, A. J. H. M. (2017). Manipulating spin-transitions in thin film LaCoO3.
Si, L., Janson, O., Li, G., Zhong, Z., Liao, Z., Koster, G., & Held, K. (2017). Quantum Anomalous Hall State in Ferromagnetic SrRuO3 (111) Bilayers. Physical review letters, 119(2), [026402]. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.119.026402
Liao, Z., Gauquelin, N., Green, R. J., Macke, S., Gonissen, J., Thomas, S., ... Rijnders, G. (2017). Thickness Dependent Properties in Oxide Heterostructures Driven by Structurally Induced Metal–Oxygen Hybridization Variations. Advanced functional materials, 27(17), [1606717 ]. DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201606717
Houwman, E. P., Vergeer, K., Koster, G., & Rijnders, A. J. H. M. (2017). Functional Properties of Polydomain Ferroelectric Oxide Thin Films. In H. Nishikawa, N. Iwata, T. Endo, Y. Takamura, G-H. Lee, & P. Mele (Eds.), Correlated Functional Oxides: Nanocomposites and Heterostructures (pp. 29-53). Springer International Publishing. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-43779-8
Dantz, M., Pelliciari, J., Samal, D., Bisogni, V., Huang, Y., Olalde-Velasco, P., ... Schmitt, T. (2016). Quenched Magnon excitations by oxygen sublattice reconstruction in (SrCuO 2) n /(SrTiO 3) 2 superlattices. Scientific reports, 6, [32896]. DOI: 10.1038/srep32896
Solmaz, A., Huijben, M., Koster, G., Egoavil, R., Gauquelin, N., van Tendeloo, G., ... Rijnders, A. J. H. M. (2016). Domain Selectivity in BiFeO3 Thin Films by Modified Substrate Termination. Advanced functional materials, 26(17), 2882-2889. DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201505065
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In the press









  •  Kunstkristalbouwer nummer drie by Henk Klomp, Technisch Weekblad no. 9 (in dutch); COMAT system


  • Monitoring-and Possibly Improving-Superconducting Films by Hang Hogan, Spectroscopy Focus, September, pg 107; on APL 90 (2007) 261917
  • Watch out for the lack of oxygen by James N. Eckstein, Nature Materials (News and Views), 6 473; PRL 98 (2007) 196802
  • Evidence suggests that a ferromagnetic metal may lie at the interface between nonmagnetic insulatorsby B.G. Levi, Physics Today, June; PRL 98 (2007) 196802

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