Jakob Wierzbowski

PhD project

Optical studies on quantum nanosystems built from emergent two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenides

Publications & preprints

[1] J. Klein and J. Wierzbowski et al., “Stark Effect Spectroscopy of Mono- and Few-Layer MoS2”, Nano Lett. 16, 1554-1559 (2016)
[2] J. Wierzbowski and J. Klein et al., “All electrical control of effective valley Zeemansplitting in bilayer MoS2”, in preparation (2016)
[3] J. Klein and J. Wierzbowski et al., “Giant electric-field switchable second-harmonic generation in bilayer MoS2 by inversion symmetry breaking“, submitted(2016)
[4] J. Wierzbowski and J. Klein et al., “Topology-induced quantum emitters in hBN/WSe2 van der Waals heterostructures“, in preparation (2016)


2015: CFP/NIM Workshop, Hong-Kong/China (Poster) “Control of valley polarization in few-layer MoS2 by electric field induced symmetry breaking”
2015: EP2DS-21/MSS-17, Sendai/Japan, (Talk) “Tuning of valley polarization in few-layer MoS2 by electric field induces symmetry breaking”
2016: 19th International Winterschool, Mauterndorf/Austria (Poster) “Symmetry control of layered 2D semiconducting materials in novel nanodevices”
2016: CECAM-Workshop TM2DM, Bremen/Germany (Poster) “Long-lived quantum emitters in hBN-WSe2 van der Waals heterostructures”

Further information

Short CV and project description

Video Portrait


Jakob Wierzbowski
Am Coulombwall 4
85748 Garching, Germany
phone: ++49-89-289-11337
e-mail: jakob.wierzbowski@wsi.tum.de