Selected Publications

Margret Giesen

Review Article (PDF, 5 MB)

Full list of publications (PDF, 235 kB)

Research Gate


Step Dipole Moment and Step Line Tension on Au(100) in aqueous KBr electrolyte (PDF, 1 MB)

M. Al‐Shakran, L. A. Kibler, T. Jacob, G. L. Beltramo, M. Giesen,

Electrochimica Acta, in press DOI 10.1016/j.electacta.2015.08.084


Kink Energy and Kink Dipole Moment on Vicinal Au(001) in Halide Electrolytes  (PDF, 2 MB)

M. Al-Shakran, G. Beltramo, M. Giesen,

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics,16 (2014) 12143 - 12149 

 Landau theory for stress-induced, order-disorder transitions in phase change materials (PDF, 2 MB)

M. Thielen, R. A. Nistor, D.Shakhvorostov, G. Beltramo, M. Giesen, M. H. Müser

Physical Review B 89 (2014) 054101-10


Chlorine-enhanced surface mobility of Au(100) (PDF, 169 kB)

M. Mesgar, P. Kaghazchi, T. Jacob, E. Pichardo-Pedrero, M. Giesen, H. Ibach, N.B. Luque, W. Schmickler

Chemical Physics and Physical Chemistry 14 (2013) 233-236

Current transients for the hydrogen evolution reaction at high overpotentials on silver electrodes in acid solutions: Experiments and modelling
A. Ruderman, M.F. Juarez, L.B. Avalle, G. Beltramo, M. Giesen, E. Santos

Electrochimica Acta 109 (2013) 403-410

First insights of the electrocatalytical properties of stepped silver electrodes for the hydrogen evolution reaction,
A. Ruderman, M.F. Juarez, G. Soldano, L.B. Avalle, G. Beltramo, M. Giesen, E. Santos, ,

Electrochemical Communications 34 (2013) 235-238



Electrical and structural properties of stepped, partially reconstructed Au(11n) surfaces in HClO4 and H2SO4 electrolytes (PDF, 335 kB)

M. Al-Shakran, G. Beltramo, M. Giesen, H. Ibach

Surface Science 605 (2011) 232 – 239

Interface capacitance of nano-patterned electrodes
H. Ibach, G. Beltramo, M. Giesen

Surface Science 605 (2011) 240 – 247


Anomalous Helmholtz-Capacitance on Stepped Surfaces of Silver and Gold (PDF, 367 kB)

G. Beltramo, M. Giesen, H. Ibach

Electrochimica Acta 54 (2009) 4305 – 4311


Determination of the Step Dipole Moment and the Step Line Tension on Ag(001) Electrodes (PDF, 156 kB)

G. Beltramo, H. Ibach, U. Linke, M. Giesen

Electrochimica Acta 53 (2008) 6818 - 6823


Electrochemical Annealing and its Relevance in Metal Electroplating: An Atomistic View (PDF, 941 kB)

E. Pichardo-Pedrero, G. Beltramo, M. Giesen

Applied Physics A 87 (2007) 461 - 467

A Novel Approach to Measure the Step Line Tension and the Step Dipole Moment on Vicinal Au(001) Electrodes (PDF, 217 kB)

G. Beltramo, H. Ibach, J. E. Müller, M. Giesen

Surface Science 601 (2007) 1876 – 1885


The thermodynamics of electrochemical annealing (PDF, 139 kB)

M. Giesen, G. Beltramo, S. Dieluweit, J. Müller, H. Ibach, E. Santos, W. Schmickler

Surface Science 595 (2005) 127 – 137


Potential Dependence of the Step Line Tension on Surfaces in Contact with an Electrolyte (PDF, 311 kB)

H. Ibach, M. Giesen, W. Schmickler

Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry 544 (2003) 13 – 23


Potential dependence of Step and Kink Energies on Au(100) Electrodes in Sulfuric Acid (PDF, 210 kB)

S. Dieluweit, H. Ibach, M. Giesen

Faraday Discussions 121 (2002) 27 - 42


Step and island dynamics at solid/vacuum and solid/liquid interfaces (PDF, 5 MB)

M. Giesen

Prog. Surf. Sci. 68 (2001) 1

What Does One Learn from Equilibrium Shapes of Two-Dimensional Islands on Surfaces? (PDF, 303 kB)

C. Steimer, M. Giesen, H. Ibach

Surface Science471 (2001) 80 – 100

Experimental determination of step energies from island shape fluctuations - (PDF, 123 kB)

C. Steimer, M. Giesen, H. Ibach, L. Verheij

Physical Review B 64 (2001) 085416(1-7)


Analysis of Terrace Width Distributions on Copper Vicinal Surfaces by a Wigner and a Gaussian Approach - A Comparison (PDF, 392 kB)

M. Giesen, T. L. Einstein

Surface Science449 (2000) 191 – 206

Determination of activation energies of mass transport processes on Ag(111)-electrodes in aqueous electrolyte (PDF, 223 kB)

S. Baier, M. Giesen

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 2 (2000) 3675 – 3680

On the Mechanism of Rapid Mound Decay (PDF, 1 MB)

M. Giesen, H. Ibach,

Surface Science 464 (2000) L697 - L702

Influence of Anion Adsorption on the Step Dynamics on Au (111) Electrodes (PDF, 389 kB)

M. Giesen, D. M. Kolb,

Surface Science 468 (2000) 149 – 164


A Novel Method for the Experimental Determination of Step Energies (PDF, 192 kB)

G. Schulze Icking-Konert, M. Giesen, H. Ibach

Physical Review Letters 83 (1999) 3880 - 3883

Letzte Änderung: 04.04.2022