Dr. Michael Becker

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Room: A.3.122
  • Telephone: +49 9131 7133322
  • E-mail

My research focuses on the study of fundamental light-matter interaction on very small length scales. Particularly, I investigate and control the coupling of single molecules and single semiconductor quantum dots with nanometer-sized plasmonic nanoantennas.

Professional appointments

Since 2020          Postdoctoral fellow in the Nano-Optics division, Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light

2016 – 2020        Predoctoral fellow in the Quantum Technology Group, IBM Research—Zurich



2016 – 2020        PhD program in the Optical Materials and Engineering Laboratory, ETH Zurich

2013 – 2015        Master of Science in Condensed Matter Physics, Technical University Munich

2013      Erasmus program, University of Manchester          

2010 – 2013        Bachelor of Science in Physics, Technical University Munich


Research visit

2017      Research secondment in the Condensed Matter and Photonics Group, Cardiff University

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