Current group

Current members of the Bachmann group

We are located in the building of the Interdisciplinary Center for Nanostructured Films (IZNF) at Cauerstr. 3, where we occupy offices 2.135 to 2.138 and 2.164 to 2.167. Our laboratories are 2.113 (thin films), 1.100-1.101 (electrochemistry), 1.121 (‘moonshine lab’), 0.117 (instrumental lab), and (operated together with the Halik group) 2.103, 2.106, 2.107, 2.110. Additionally, we have our anodization lab U1.023 in the EAM building, Egerlandstr. 3a.


Prof. Julien Bachmann, Principal investigator
Laura Progscha, Team assistant


Dr. Ignacio Mínguez Bacho
Dr. Maïssa Barr
Dr. Sebastian Bochmann
Dr. Ryan Crisp

Ph.D. students

Sandra Haschke
Ying Zhuo
Pascal Büttner
Dirk Döhler
Xin Liu
Yuanyuan Cao
Michael Bosch
Michael Schöbitz
André Hofer
Vanessa Koch
Sarah Tymek

Master’s students

Sebastian Möhrlein
Ceyla Asker
Soheila Nadiri
Lena Nguyen
Jonas Englhard
Jan Bosse
Leonid Shupletsov
Marco Jiménez Sánchez

Short-time group members

Trainees, bachelor students, and external visitors.

Florian Scheler: B. Sc. 2017, currently as a student assistant (‘Hiwi’) in our group
Sofia Korenko: HiWi


The group getting ready for Bergkirchweih 2019

“Weißwurstfrühstück” before leaving for the “Berg”…

Photo of the Bachmann group 2019

Photo: Bachmann

Rainbow cake with unicorn…

…. vegan, with glitter! There have been a number of memorable cakes in the group, but Vanessa’s creation brings it to a whole new level:

Vanessa's unicorn cake

Photo: Bochmann