Basel Universität

Roland Bennewitz


Publications

P. Steiner, E. Gnecco, T. Filleter, N.N. Gosvami, S. Maier, E. Meyer, R. Bennewitz 
Atomic Friction Investigations on Ordered Superstructures 
Tribology Letters, 39, (2010), 321, pdf.
S. Maier, E. Gnecco, A. Baratoff, R. Bennewitz, and E. Meyer 
Atomic-scale friction modulated by a buried interface: Combined atomic and friction force microscopy experiments 
Phys. Rev. B, 78, (2008), 045432, pdf.
U. Wyder, A. Baratoff, E. Meyer, L. N. Kantorovich, J. David, S. Maier, T. Filleter, R. Bennewitz 
Interpretation of atomic friction experiments based on atomistic simulations 
J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B, 25, (5), (2007), 1547-1553, pdf.
S. Maier, O. Pfeiffer, Th. Glatzel, E. Meyer, T. Filleter, and R. Bennewitz 
Asymmetry in the reciprocal epitaxy of NaCl and KBr 
Phys. Rev. B, 75, (2007), 195408.
A. Socoliuc, E. Gnecco, S. Maier, O. Pfeiffer, A. Baratoff, R. Bennewitz and E.Meyer 
Atomic-scale control of friction by actuation of nanometer-sized contacts 
Science, 313, (2006), 207-210, pdf.
E. Gnecco, A. Socoliuc, E. Meyer, A. Baratoff, R. Bennewitz, M. Dienwiebel, and J. Frenken 
Slippery Nanoworld 
Europhysics News, 36, (2005), 6.
A. Wetzel, A. Socoliuc, E. Meyer, R. Bennewitz, E. Gnecco and C. Gerber 
Scanning probe microscopy combined with time-of-flight mass spectrometry: Chemical analysis on the nanometer scale 
Rev. Sci. Instrum., 76, (2005), 103701.
E. Gnecco, R. Bennewitz, O. Pfeiffer, A. Socoliuc, E. Meyer 
Friction and Wear on the Atomic Scale 
in Nanotribology and Nanomechanics (B. Bhushan ed., Springer, (2005).
S. Maier, Y. Sang, T. Filleter, M. Grant, R. Bennewitz, E. Gnecco and E. Meyer 
Fluctuations and jump dynamics in atomic friction 
Phys. Rev. B, 72, (2005), 245418, pdf.
O. Pfeiffer, E. Gnecco, L. Zimmerli, S. Maier, E. Meyer, L. Nony, R. Bennewitz, F. Diederich, H. Fang, and D. Bonifazi 
Force microscopy on insulators: imaging of organic molecules 
J. Phys.: Conf. Series, 19, (2005), 166.
E. Gnecco, A. Socoliuc, R. Bennewitz, E. Meyer, A. Baratoff, M. Dienwiebel, and J. Frenken 
Slippery nano world 
Europhysicsnews, (2004).
A. Socoliuc, R. Bennewitz, E. Gnecco, E. Meyer 
Transition from stick-slip to continuous sliding in atomic friction: Entering a new regime of ultralow friction 
Phys. Rev. Lett., 92, (2004), 134301, pdf.
E. Gnecco, R. Bennewitz, O. Pfeiffer, A. Socoliuc, and E. Meyer 
Friction and wear on the atomic scale 
In Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, editor, Handbook of Nanotech, (2004).
L. Nony, E. Gnecco, A. Alkauskas, A. Baratoff, R. Bennewitz, O. Pfeiffer, S. Maier, A. Wetzel, E. Meyer, and C. Gerber 
Observation of individual molecules trapped on a nanostructured insulator 
Nano Letters, 44, (2004), 2185, pdf.
O. Pfeiffer, L. Nony, R. Bennewitz, A. Baratoff, and E. Meyer 
Distance dependence of Force and Dissipation in nc-AFM on Cu(100) and Al(111) 
Nanotechnology, 15, (2004), S101.
R. Bennewitz, S. Schär, E. Gnecco, O. Pfeiffer, M. Bammerlin, and E. Meyer 
Atomic structure of alkali halide surfaces 
Appl. Phys. A, 78, (2004), 873.
L. Nony, R. Bennewitz, O. Pfeiffer, E. Gnecco, E. Meyer, T. Eguchi, A. Gourdon, and C. Joachim 
Cu-TBPP and PTCDA molecules on insulating surfaces investigated by UHV non-contact AFM 
Nanotechnology, 15, (2004), C91.
E. Gnecco, R. Bennewitz, A. Socoliuc and E. Meyer 
Friction and wear on the atomic scale 
Wear, 127, (9), (2003), 859-862.
A. Socoliuc, E. Gnecco, R. Bennewitz, E. Meyer 
Ripple formation induced in localized abrasion 
Phys. Rev. B, 68, (2003), 115416, pdf.
E. Riedo, E. Gnecco, R. Bennewitz, E. Meyer, and H. Brune 
Interaction Potential and Hopping Dynamics Governing Sliding Friction 
Phys. Rev. Lett., 91, (2003), 084502, pdf.
S. Schär, R. Bennewitz, T. Eguchi, E. Gnecco, O. Pfeiffer, L. Nony and E. Meyer 
The Cu(100)-c(2 x 2) N structure studied by combined nc-AFM/STM 
Appl. Surf. Sci., 127, (1), (2003), 43-48.
E. Gnecco, R. Bennewitz, and . E. Meyer 
Abrasive wear on the atomic scale 
Phys. Rev. Lett., 91, (2002), 215501.
E. Gnecco, R. Bennewitz and E. Meyer 
Nanotribology 
Chimia, 56, (2002), 562-565.
E. Meyer, R. Bennewitz, E. Gnecco, O. Pfeiffer, V. Barwich, A. Wetzel, A. Baratoff 
From contact to non-contact: Force microscopy experiments in ultrahigh vacuum 
Abstr Pap AM Chem Soc, (2002), 497-PHYS Part 2.
O. Pfeiffer, R. Bennewitz, A. Baratoff, E. Meyer, P. Grütter 
Lateral-force measurements in dynamic force microscopy 
Phys. Rev. B, 65, (2002), 161403(R).
R. Bennewitz, O. Pfeiffer, S. Schär, V. Barwich, E. Meyer, L.N. Kantorovich 
Atomic corrugation in nc-AFM of alkali halides 
Applied Surface Science, 127, (2002), 232.
R. Bennewitz, E. Meyer, M. Bammerlin, T. Gyalog  
Atomic-scale stick slip 
in: Fundamentals of Tribology and Bridging the Gap Between t, (2001), Kluwer Academic Publ.
E. Gnecco, R. Bennewitz, T. Gyalog, and E. Meyer 
Friction experiments on the nanometre scale  
J. Phys.: Condens. Matter, 13, (2001), R619.
R. Bennewitz, E. Gnecco, T. Gyalog, and E. Meyer 
Atomic friction studies on well defined surfaces 
Tribology Letters, 10, (2001), 51.
R. Bennewitz, S. Schär, V. Barwich, O. Pfeiffer, E. Meyer, F. Krok, B. Such, J. Kolodzej, M. Szymonski 
Atomic-resolution images of radiation damage in KBr 
Surface Science, 127, (2001), L197.
E. Meyer, R. Bennewitz, O. Pfeiffer, V. Barwich, M. Guggisberg, S. Schär, M. Bammerlin, C. Loppacher, U. Gysin, C.Wattinger, A. Baratoff 
Dissipation mechanisms studied by dynamic force microscopies 
Fundamentals of Tribology and Bridging the Gap Between the M, (2001), 67-81.
J.J. Kolodziej, B. Such, P. Czuba, F. Krok, P. Piatkowski, P. Struski, M. Szymonski, R. Bennewitz, S. Schär, E. Meyer 
Frenkel defect interactions at surfaces of irradiated alkali halides studied by non-contact atomic-force microscopy 
Surface Science, 127, (2001), 482-485.
E. Gnecco, R. Bennewitz, T. Gyalog, Ch. Loppacher, M. Bammerlin, E. Meyer, H.-J. Güntherodt 
Velocity dependence of atomic friction 
Phys. Rev. Lett., 84, (2000), 1172, pdf.
R. Bennewitz, A.S. Foster, L.N. Kantorovich, M. Bammerlin, Ch. Loppacher, S. Schär, M. Guggisberg, E. Meyer, A.L. Shluger 
Atomically Resolved Edges and Kinks of NaCl islands on Cu(111): Experiment and Theory 
Phys. Rev. B, 62, (2000), 2074.
O. Pfeiffer, C. Loppacher, C. Wattinger, M. Bammerlin, U. Gysin, M. Guggisberg, R. Bennewitz, E. Meyer, H.-J Güntherodt 
Using higher flexural modes in non-contact force microscopy 
Appl. Surf. Sci., 127, (2000), 337.
V. Barwich, M. Bammerlin, A. Baratoff, R. Bennewitz, M. Guggisberg, C. Loppacher, O. Pfeiffer, E. Meyer, H.-J. Güntherodt, J.-P. Salvetat, J.-M. Bonard, and L. Forró 
Carbon Nanotubes as Tips in Non-contact SFM 
Appl. Surf. Sci., 127, (2000), 269.
M. Guggisberg, M. Bammerlin, Ch. Loppacher, O. Pfeiffer, A. Abdurixit, V. Barwich, R. Bennewitz, A. Baratoff, E. Meyer and H.-J. Güntherodt 
Separation of interactions by non-contact force microscopy 
Phys. Rev. B, 61, (2000), 11151.
M. Guggisberg, M. Bammerlin, A. Baratoff, R. Lüthi, Ch. Loppacher, F.M. Battiston, J. Lü, R. Bennewitz, E. Meyer and H.-J. Güntherodt 
Dynamic force microscopy across steps on the Si(111)7x7 surface 
Surface Science, 127, (2000), 255.
C. Loppacher, R. Bennewitz, O. Pfeiffer, M. Guggisberg, M. Bammerlin, S. Schär, V. Barwich, A. Baratoff and E. Meyer 
Experimental aspects of dissipation force microscopy 
Phys. Rev. B, 62, (2000), 13674.
C. Loppacher, M. Bammerlin, M. Guggisberg, S. Schär, R. Bennewitz, A. Baratoff, E. Meyer, and H.-J. Güntherodt 
Dynamic force microscopy of copper surfaces- Atomic resolution and distance dependence of tip-sample interaction and tunneling current 
Phys. Rev. B, 62, (2000), 16944.