Publications

Fast and reliable pre-approach for scanning probe microscopes based on tip-sample capacitance
J. M. de Voogd, M. A. van Spronsen, F. E. Kalff, B. Bryant, O. Ostojić, A. M. J. den Haan, I. M. N. Groot, T. H. Oosterkamp, A. F. Otte and M. J. Rost
Ultramicroscopy 181, 61 (2017)

Quantum simulation: Solid-state platforms
Dario Bercioux and Sander Otte
Nature Physics (2017)
News & Views article featuring papers by R. Drost et al. and M. R. Slot et al.

A kilobyte rewritable atomic memory
F. E. Kalff, M. P. Rebergen, E. Fahrenfort, J. Girovsky, R. Toskovic, J. L. Lado, J. Fernández-Rossier and A. F. Otte
Nature Nanotechnology 11, 926 (2016)
(Featured in News & Views by S. C. Erwin)

Atomic spin-chain realization of a model for quantum criticality
R. Toskovic, R. van den Berg, A. Spinelli, I. S. Eliens, B. van den Toorn, B. Bryant, J.-S. Caux and A. F. Otte
Nature Physics 12, 656 (2016)
(Featured in News & Views by F. Mila)

Exploring the phase diagram of the two-impurity Kondo problem
A. Spinelli, M. Gerrits, R. Toskovic, B. Bryant, M. Ternes and A. F. Otte
Nature Communications 6, 10046 (2015)

Controlled complete suppression of single-atom inelastic spin and orbital cotunneling
B. Bryant, R. Toskovic, A. Ferrón, J. L. Lado, A. Spinelli, J. Fernández-Rossier and A. F. Otte
Nano Letters 15, 6542 (2015)

Atomically crafted spin lattices as model systems for quantum magnetism
A. Spinelli, M. P. Rebergen and A. F. Otte
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 27, 243203 (2015)

Imaging of spin waves in atomically designed nano magnets
A. Spinelli, B. Bryant, F. Delgado, J. Fernández-Rossier and A. F. Otte
Nature Materials 13, 782 (2014)
(Featured in News & Views by S. Rohart and G. Rodary)

Local control of single atom magneto-crystalline anisotropy
B. Bryant, A. Spinelli, J. J. T. Wagenaar, M. Gerrits and A. F. Otte
Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 127203 (2013)

A 10 mK scanning probe microscopy facility
Y. J. Song, A. F. Otte, V. Shvarts, Z. Zhao, Y. Kuk, S. R. Blankenship, A. Band, F. M. Hess and J. A. Stroscio
Rev. Sci. Instrum. 81, 121101 (2010)

High-resolution tunnelling spectroscopy of a graphene quartet
Y. J. Song, A. F. Otte, Y. Kuk, Y. Hu, D. B. Torrance, P. N. First, W. A. de Heer, H. Min, S. Adam, M. D. Stiles, A. H. MacDonald and J. A. Stroscio
Nature 467, 185 (2010)

Contolling the state of quantum spins with electric currents
S. Loth, K. von Bergmann, M. Ternes, A. F. Otte, C. P. Lutz and A. J. Heinrich
Nature Physics 6, 340 (2010)

Spin excitations of a Kondo-screened atom coupled to a second magnetic atom
A. F. Otte, M. Ternes, S. Loth, C. P. Lutz, C. F. Hirjibehedin and A. J. Heinrich
Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 107203 (2009)

The role of magnetic anisotropy in the Kondo effect
A. F. Otte, M. Ternes, K. von Bergmann, S. Loth, H. Brune, C. P. Lutz, C. F. Hirjibehedin and A. J. Heinrich
Nature Physics 4, 847 (2008)
(Featured in News & Views by A. Schneider)

Large magnetic anisotropy of a single atomic spin embedded in a surface molecular network
C. F. Hirjibehedin, C.-Y. Lin, A. F. Otte, M. Ternes, C. P. Lutz, B. A. Jones and A. J. Heinrich
Science 317, 1199 (2007)

Magneto-quantum oscillations of the conductance of a tunnel point contact in the presence of a single defect
Ye. S. Avotina, Yu. A. Kolesnichenko, A. F. Otte and J. M. van Ruitenbeek
Phys. Rev. B 75, 125411 (2007)

Vibrationally induced two-level systems in single-molecule junctions
W. H. A. Thijssen, D. Djukic, A. F. Otte, R. H. Bremmer and J. M. van Ruitenbeek
Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 226806 (2006)

Signature of Fermi-surface anisotropy in point contact conductance in the presence of defects
Ye. S. Avotina, Yu. A. Kolesnichenko, A. F. Otte and J. M. van Ruitenbeek
Phys. Rev. B 74, 085411 (2006)

Method to determine defect positions below a metal surface by STM
Ye. S. Avotina, Yu. A. Kolesnichenko, A. N. Omelyanchouk, A. F. Otte and J. M. van Ruitenbeek
Phys. Rev. B 71, 115430 (2005)

Observation of electronic and atomic shell effects in gold nanowires
A. I. Mares, A. F. Otte, L. G. Soukiassian, R. H. M. Smit and J. M. van Ruitenbeek
Phys. Rev. B 70, 073401 (2004)


Popular Scientific

Magnetische bewustwording (Dutch, meaning ‘Magnetic awakening’)
A. F. Otte
Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Natuurkunde 80-6 (2014)

Dans der elektronen (Dutch, meaning ‘Dance of the electrons’)
A. F. Otte
Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Natuurkunde 75-2 (2009)

Can data be stored in a single magnetic atom?
A. F. Otte
Europhysics News 39/4, 31 (2008)


PhD Theses

Quantum magnetism through atomic assembly
A. Spinelli
Delft University of Technology, 2015

Magnetism of a single atom
A. F. Otte
Leiden University, 2008