Neutron Scattering

Selected Publications

Complete publication lists of the instruments are available under:



P. Böhm, A. Koutsioumpas, J.-F. Moulin, J.O. Rädler, E. Sackmann, B. Nickel, Probing the Interface Structure of Adhering Cells by Contrast Variation Neutron Reflectometry, Langmuir 35(2), (2019) 513, doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b02228

T.L. Murrey, K. Guo, J.T. Mulvey, O.A. Lee, C. Cendra, Z.I. Bedolla-Valdez, A. Salleo, J.-F. Moulin, K. Hong, A.J. Moulé, Additive solution deposition of multi-layered semiconducting polymer films for design of sophisticated device architectures, Journal of materials chemistry / C Materials for optical and electronic devices C 7(4) (2019) 953, doi: 10.1039/C8TC05652H


L. Ludescher, R. Morak, C. Balzer, A.M. Waag, S. Braxmeier, F. Putz, S. Busch, G.Y. Gor, A.V. Neimark, N. Hüsing, G. Reichenauer, O. Paris, In Situ Small-Angle Neutron Scattering Investigation of Adsorption-Induced Deformation in Silica with Hierarchical Porosity, Langmuir 35(35) (2019) 11590, doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.9b01375

G. Benacchio, I. Titov, A. Malyeyev, I. Peral, M. Bersweiler, P. Bender, D. Mettus, D. Honecker, E.P. Gilbert, M. Coduri, A. Heinemann, S. Mühlbauer, A. Cakir, M. Acet, A. Michels, Evidence for the formation of nanoprecipitates with magnetically disordered regions in bulk Ni50Mn45In5 Heusler alloys, Physics review B 99(18) (2019) 184422, doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.99.184422


X.X. Zhang, L.H. Wu, B.L. Xiao, H. Andrä, W.M. Gan, M. Hofmann, Z.Y. Ma, Effects of welding speed on the multiscale residual stresses in friction stir welded metal matrix composites, Journal of Materials Science & Technology 35(5) (2019) 824, doi:10.1016/j.jmst.2018.11.005

K. Hua, Y. Zhang, W.M. Gan, H. Kou, B. Beausir, J. Li, C. Esling, Hot deformation behavior originated from dislocation activity and β to α phase transformation in a metastable β titanium alloy, International Journal of Plasticity 119 200-214 2019, doi:10.1016/j.ijplas.2019.03.011



W. Wang, L. Song, D. Magerl, D. Moseguí González, V. Körstgens, M. Philipp, J.-F. Moulin, P. Müller-Buschbaum, Influence of Solvent Additive 1,8-Octanedithiol on P3HT:PCBM Solar Cells, Advanced functional materials 28(20) (2018) 1800209, doi:10.1002/adfm.201800209

L. Bießmann, L.P. Kreuzer, T. Widmann, N. Hohn, J.-F. Moulin, P. Müller-Buschbaum, Monitoring the Swelling Behavior of PEDOT:PSS Electrodes under High Humidity Conditions, ACS applied materials & interfaces 10(11) (2018) 9865, doi:10.1021/acsami.8b00446


I. Josts, J. Nitsche, S. Maric, H.D. Mertens, M. Moulin, M. Haertlein, S. Prevost, D.I. Svergun, S. Busch, V.T. Forsyth, H. Tidow, Conformational States of ABC Transporter MsbA in a Lipid Environment Investigated by Small-Angle Scattering Using Stealth Carrier Nanodiscs, Structure 26 (8) (2018) 1072, doi: 10.1016/j.str.2018.05.007

S.V. Grigoriev, E.V. Altynbaev, S.-A. Siegfried, K.A. Pschenichnyi, D. Menzel, A. Heinemann, G. Chaboussant, Spin-wave stiffness in the Dzyaloshinskii-Moriya helimagnets Mn1-xFexSi, Physical Review B 97 (2) (2018) 024409, doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.97.024409


Y. Li, D. Zhao, J. Liu, S.X. Qian, Z.B. Li, W.M. Gan, and X. Chen, Energy-efficient Elastocaloric Cooling by Flexibly and Reversibly Transferring Interface in Magnetic Shape Memory Alloys, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 10(30) 25438 (2018), doi:10.1021/acsami.8b07703

K. Hua, Y. Zhang, W.M. Gan, H. Kou, J. Li, Correlation between imposed deformation and transformation lattice strain on a variant selection in a metastable β-Ti alloy under isothermal compression, Acta Materialia 161 (2018) 150, doi:10.1016/j.actamat.2018.09.022



W. Kreuzpaintner, S. Masalovich, J.-F. Moulin, B. Wiedemann, J. Ye, S. Mayr, A. Paul, M. Haese, M. Pomm, P. Böni, Application of a portable 3He-based polarization insert at a time-of-flight neutron reflectometer, Nuclear instruments & methods in physics research / A 848 (2017) 144, doi: 10.1016/j.nima.2016.12.017

W. Kreuzpaintner, B. Wiedemann, J. Stahn, J.-F. Moulin, S. Mayr, T. Mairoser, A. Schmehl, A. Herrnberger, P. Korelis, M. Haese, J. Ye, M. Pomm, P. Böni, J. Mannhart, In situ Polarized Neutron Reflectometry: Epitaxial Thin-Film Growth of Fe on Cu(001) by dc Magnetron Sputtering, Physical review applied 7(5) (2017) 054004, doi: 10.1103/PhysRevApplied.7.054004


L. Karge, R. Gilles, S. Busch, Calibrating SANS data for instrument geometry and pixel sensitivity effects: access to an extended Q range, Journal of Applied Crystallography 50(5) (2017) 1382, doi: 10.1107/S1600576717011463

R. Morak, S. Braxmeier, L. Ludescher, F. Putz, S. Busch, N. Hüsing, G. Reichenauer, O. Paris, Quantifying adsorption-induced deformation of nanoporous materials on different length scales, Journal of Applied Crystallography 50(5) (2017) 1404, doi: 10.1107/S1600576717012274


V. Kononikhina, A. Stark, W. Gan, A. Schreyer, F. Pyczak, Ordering and disordering of β/βo-phase in γ-TiAl based alloys investigated by neutron diffraction, MRS Advances 2(26) (2017) 1399, doi: 10.1557/adv.2017.145

X.X. Zhang, D. Wang, B.L. Xiao, H. Andrä, W.M. Gan, M. Hofmann, Z.Y. Ma, Enhanced multiscale modeling of macroscopic and microscopic residual stresses evolution during multi-thermo-mechanical processes, Materials and Design 115 (2017) 364, doi: 10.1016/j.matdes.2016.11.070