Institute of Physics of the AS CR, Prague, Czech Republic, EU

Position: Senior researcher at The Department of Thin Films and Nanostructures at The Institute of Physics of the AS CR, Prague, Czech Republic

Specialization:Two-dimensional nanomaterials and their applications in nanoelectronics, sensing and energy conversion

At the NANOCON´16 conference Jiří Červenka will present the lecture Graphene-based electronic sensors at the Session A Nanomaterials for Electronic, Magnetic and Optic Applications. Carbon Nanostructures, Quantum Dots: "Graphene-based Electronic Sensors".


Education and professional experience:
Dr. Jiri Cervenka is a J. E. Purkyně fellow at The Institute of Physics of the AS CR in Prague, Czech Republic. He obtained his Ph.D. in physics at The Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands in 2009.

In the years 2011-2015, he was a research fellow at The University of Melbourne in Australia, where he investigated different fundamental aspects of graphene and diamond-based nanostructures.


Research activities:
Currently he is a senior researcher at The Department of Thin Films and Nanostructures at Institute of Physics of the AS CR.

His research interests include nanoscale science and physics of surfaces and interfaces of carbon, silicon and 2D nanomaterials and their applications in nanoelectronics, sensing and energy conversion.


Selected publications:

  1. J. Červenka, A. Budi, N. Dontschuk, A. Stacey, A. Tadich, K. J. Rietwyk, A. Schenk, M. T. Edmonds, Y. Yin, N. Medhekar, M. Kalbáč, C. I. Pakes Graphene field effect transistor as a probe of electronic structure and charge transfer at organic molecule-graphene interfaces ; Nanoscale 7 (2015) 1471 - 1478.

  2. M. T. Edmonds, L. H. Willems van Beveren, O. Klochan, J. Červenka, K. Ganesan, S. Prawer, L. Ley, A. R. Hamilton, C. I. Pakes Spin–Orbit Interaction in a Two-Dimensional Hole Gas at the Surface of Hydrogenated Diamond; Nano Lett. 15 (2015) 16 – 20

  3. Yuefeng Yin, Jiří Červenka, Nikhil V. Medhekar Tunable Hybridization Between Electronic States of Graphene and Physisorbed HexaceneJ. Phys. Chem. C 119 (2015) 19526 – 19534

  4. L. H. Li, J. Červenka, K. Watanabe, T. Taniguchi, Y. Chen  Strong Oxidation Resistance of Atomically Thin Boron Nitride Nanosheets ACS Nano 8 (2014) 1457 - 1462.