Marko Förstel


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Curriculum Vitae

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PostDoc at the TU Berlin in the Institute for Optic and Atomic Physics within the research group of Prof. O. Dopfer


2014 - 2016

DFG research fellowship (PostDoc) at the W.M.Keck Research Laboratory in Astrochemistry at the University of Hawai'i at Manoa in the research group of Prof. Ralf I. Kaiser

Research on the formation of dipeptides on Kuiper Belt Objects


2014

PostDoc in the Hergenhahn Research Group at the Max-Planck-Institute for Plasma Physics funded by DFG research unit FOR 1789


2012

Ph.D. in physics (Dr. rer. nat.), Technical University, Berlin, Germany

Dissertation: Investigation of non-local autoionization processes in rare gas clusters PDF, PDF from TU-Library, PDF from MPG eDocs

Completed in the Hergenhahn research group,
Max-Planck-Institute for Plasma Physics and Max-Planck-Institute for Nuclear Physics (Advanced Study Group of the Max-Planck Society)

2007

Diplom in physics, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany

Thesis: Pyrene-acceptor molecules as fluorescence probes in phospholipid bilayers: PDF of the thesis

Completed in Prof. Rettig's research group,
Chemistry Institute of the Humboldt University

2003-2004

DAAD Scholarship for study abroad

Completed at the Physics Department, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenia

1999

Abitur (college preparatory high school degree)
OSZ-OHV I high school for economics, Oranienburg, Germany

Publications

2016
  • On the formation of amide polymers via carbonyl-amino group linkags in energetically processed ices of astrophysical relevance M. Förstel, P. Maksyutenko, B. M. Jones, B. J. Sun, H. C. Lee, A. Chang and R. I. Kaiser Astrophys. J. 820(2) to the journal
  • Determination of absolute cross sections for cluster-specific decays A. Hans, A. Knie, M. Förstel, P. Schmidt, P. Reiß, C. Ozga, U. Hergenhahn and A. Ehresmann J. Phys. B 49(10) to the journal
  • On the Formation of N3H3 Isomers in Irradiated Ammonia Bearing Ices: Triazene (H2NNNH) or Triimide (HNHNNH) M. Förstel, Y. A. Tsegaw, P. Maksyutenko, A. M. Mebel, W. Sander and R. I. Kaiser Chem. Phys. Chem. to the journal
  • An isomer-specific study of solid nitromethane decomposition pathways – Detection of aci-nitromethane (H2CNO(OH)) and nitrosomethanol (HOCH2NO) intermediates P. Maksyutenko, M. Förstel, P. Crandall, B. J. Sun, M. H. Wu, A. Chang and R. I. Kaiser Chem. Phys. Lett. to the journal
  • Fluorescence cascades evoked by resonant interatomic Coulombic decay of inner-valence excited neon clustersA. Hans, L. B. Ltaief, M. Förstel, P. Schmidt, C.Ozga, P. Reiß, X. Holzapfel, C. Küstner-Wetekam, F. Wiegandt, F. Trinter, U. Hergenhahn, T. Jahnke, R. Dörner, A. Ehresmann, P. V. Demekhin and A. Knie J. Chem. Phys. to the journal
  • Pentacarbon Dioxide (C5O2) Formation and Its Role as a Tracer of Solar System EvolutionM. Förstel, P. Maksyutenko, A.M. Mebel and R. I. Kaiser Astrophys. J. Lett. 818(2) to the journal
  • Exploiting single photon vacuum ultraviolet photoionization to unravel the synthesis of complex organic molecules in interstellar ices M. J. Abplanalp, M. Förstel and R. I. Kaiser Chem. Phys. Lett. 644 to the journal
  • Synthesis of urea in cometary model ices and implications for Comet 67P/Churyumov–GerasimenkoM. Förstel, P. Maksyutenko, B. M. Jones, B. J. Sun, A. Chang an R. I. Kaiser Chem. Comm 52(4) to the journal
2015
  • Detection of the Elusive Triazane Molecule (N3H5) in the Gas Phase M. Förstel, P. Maksyutenko, B.M. Jones, B.J. Sun, S.H. Chen, A. Chang and R. Kaiser Chem. Phys. Chem. 16 (15) to the journal
  • Lyman series emission of valence and inner-shell excited gaseous H2O A. Hans, P. Schmidt, M. Förstel, U. Hergenhahn, L. B. Ltaief, H. Huckfeldt, C. Ozga, P. Reiß, A. Knie and A. Ehresmann J. Phys.: Conference Series to the journal
  • Lyman-series emission after valence and core excitation of water vapor A. Hans, A. Knie, Ph. Schmidt, L. Ben Ltaief, C. Ozga, Ph. Reiß, H. Huckfeldt, M. Förstel, U. Hergenhahn and A. Ehresmann Phys. Rev. A 92 to the journal
  • A source for microhydrated biomolecules M. Förstel, M. Neustetter, S. Denifl, F. Lelievre, U. Hergenhahn Rev. Sci. Instr. to the journal pdf from MPG server
  • Competition of inelastic electron scattering and Interatomic Coulombic Decay in Ne clusters M. Mucke, T. Arion, M. Förstel, T. Lischke and U. Hergenhahn J. Electron Spectrosc. Relat. Phenom. to the journal
2014
  • Using ICD for structural analysis of clusters: a case study on NeAr clusters E. Fasshauer, M. Förstel, S. Pallmann, M. Pernpointner and U. Hergenhahn New J. Phys 16 to the journal
  • Detecting ultrafast interatomic electronic processes in media by fluorescence A. Knie, A. Hans, M. Förstel, U. Hergenhahn, P. Schmidt, P. Reiß, C. Ozga, B. Kambs, F. Trinter, J. Voigtsberger, D. Metz, T. Jahnke, R. Dörner, A. I. Kuleff, L. S. Cederbaum, P. V. Demekhin and A. Ehresmann New J. Phys. 16 to the journal
  • Conformational and nuclear dynamics effects in molecular Auger spectra: fluorine core-hole decay in CF4 T. Arion, O. Takahashi, R. Püttner, V. Ulrich, S. Barth, T. Lischke, A. M. Bradshaw, M. Förstel and U. Hergenhahn J. Phys. B to the journal
  • Reprint of Measuring the efficiency of interatomic coulombic decay in Ne clusters M. Förstel, T. Arion, and U. Hergenhahn J. Electron Spectrosc. Relat. Phenom 191 to the journal
2013
  • Measuring the efficiency of interatomic coulombic decay in Ne clusters M. Förstel, T. Arion, and U. Hergenhahn J. Electron Spectrosc. Relat. Phenom 191 to the journal
  • iDEEAA: A novel, versatile apparatus for electron spectroscopy C. Lupulescu, T. Arion, U. Hergenhahn, R. Ovsyannikov, M. Förstel, G. Gavrila, and W. Eberhardt J. Electron Spectrosc. Relat. Phenom 191 to the journal
  • The photoelectron angular distribution of water clusters C. Zhang, T. Andersson, M. Förstel, M. Mucke, T. Arion, M. Tchaplyguine, O. Björneholm, and U. Hergenhahn J. Chem. Phys. 138 to the journal
  • Photolysis of water-radical ions H2O(+) in the xuv: Fragmentation through dicationic states H.B. Pedersen, C. Domesle, L. Lammich, S. Dziarzhytski, N. Guerassimova, R. Treusch, L.S. Harbo, O. Heber, B. Jordon-Thaden, T. Arion, M Förstel, M. Stier, U. Hergenhahn, and A. Wolf Phys. Rev. A 87 to the journal
2012
  • New insight into the Auger decay process in O2: The coincidence perspective T. Arion, R. Püttner, C. Lupulescu, R. Ovsyannikov, M. Förstel, G. Öhrwall, A. Lindblad, K. Ueda, S. Svensson, A. M. Bradshaw, W. Eberhardt, and U. Hergenhahn J. Electron Spectrosc. Relat. Phenom. 185 to the journal
  • Performance of a short magnetic bottle electron spectrometer M. Mucke, M. Förstel, T. Lischke, T. Arion, A. M. Bradshaw, and U. Hergenhahn Rev. Sci. Instr. 83.6 to the journal
2011
  • Autoionization Mediated by Electron Transfer M. Förstel, M. Mucke, T. Arion, A. M. Bradshaw, and U. Hergenhahn Phys. Rev. Lett. 106.3 to the journal pdf from MPG server
  • Interatomic Coulombic decay in mixed NeKr clusters T. Arion, M. Mucke, M. Förstel, A. M. Bradshaw, and U. Hergenhahn J. Chem. Phys. 134.7 to the journal
  • Probing dissociative molecular dications by mapping vibrational wave functions R. Püttner, T. Arion, M. Förstel, T. Lischke, M. Mucke, V. Sekushin, G. Kaindl, A.M. Bradshaw, and U. Hergenhahn Phys. Rev. A 83 to the journal
  • Photoelectron-Auger electron coincidence spectroscopy of free molecules: New experiments V. Ulrich, S. Barth, T. Lischke, S. Joshi, T. Arion, M. Mucke, M. Förstel, A. M. Bradshaw, and U. Hergenhahn J. Electron Spectrosc. Relat. Phenom. 183 to the journal
2010
  • Energy band dispersion in photoemission spectra of argon clusters M. Förstel, M. Mucke, T. Arion, T. Lischke, S. Barth, V. Ulrich, G. Öhrwall, O. Björneholm, U. Hergenhahn, and A. M. Bradshaw J. Electron Spectrosc. Relat. Phenom.184.3-6 Advances in Vacuum Ultraviolet and X-ray Physics, The 37th International Conference on Vacuum Ultraviolet and X-ray Physics (VUVX2010) to the journal
  • Observation of electronic energy bands in argon clusters M. Förstel, M. Mucke, T. Arion, T. Lischke, S. Barth, V. Ulrich, G. Örwall, O. Björneholm, U. Hergenhahn, and A. M. Bradshaw Phys. Rev. B 82.12 to the journal
  • A hitherto unrecognized source of low-energy electrons in water M. Mucke, M. Braune, S. Barth, M. Förstel,T. Lischke, V. Ulrich, T. Arion, U.Becker, A. M. Bradshaw, and U. Hergenhahn Nature Phys. 6 to the journal pdf from MPG server
  • Photoelectron spectroscopy of O- at 266 nm: Ratio of ground- and excited-state atomic oxygen production and channel-resolved photoelectron anisotropy parameters C. Domesle, B. Jordon-Thaden, L. Lammich, M. Förstel, U. Hergenhahn, A. Wolf, and H.-B. Pedersen Phys. Rev. A 82.3 to the journal
  • Fragmentation Pathways of H+(H2O)2 after Extreme Ultraviolet Photoionization L. Lammich, C. Domesle, B. Jordon-Thaden, M. Förstel, T. Arion, T. Lischke, O. Heber, S. Klumpp, M. Martins, N. Guerassimova, R. Treusch, J. Ullrich, U. Hergenhahn, H. B. Pedersen, and A. Wolf Phys. Rev. Lett. 105.25 to the journal
  • Soft-x-ray fragmentation studies of molecular ions A. Wolf, H.-B. Pedersen, L. Lammich, B. Jordon-Thaden, S. Altevogt, C. Domesle,U. Hergenhahn, M. Förstel, and O. Heber J. Phys. B 43.19 to the journal
2008
  • Photophysical and Complexation Properties of Benzenesulfonamide Derivatives with Different Donor and Acceptor Moieties G. Özturk, M. Förstel, Y. Ergun, S. Alp und W. Rettig J. Fluoresc. 18 to the journal