Olaf Karthaus: Publications, Patents, and Research Grants

(last update: Feb 29, 2020):

[1988-1992 PhD]
[1992-1993 Postdoc]
[1994-2000 Hokkaido University]
[CIST 2001] [2002] [2003] [2004] [2005] [2006] [2007] [2008] [2009] [2010][2011] [2012] [2014] [2015][2016]
[2017] [2018] [2019] [2020]
[Scientific English Series}
[research grants]

[about my PhD work in Mainz, Germany]

1. Induction and variation of discotic columnar phases through doping with electron acceptors
Adv. Mater. 2, 141-144 (1990)
H. Bengs, M. Ebert, O. Karthaus, B. Kohne, K.Praefcke, H. Ringsdorf, J.H. Wendorff, R. Wuestefeld

2. 2H NMR studies of phase behaviour and molecular motions of doped discotic liquid-crystalline systems
Liquid Crystals 8, 375-388 (1990)
W. Kranig, Ch. Boeffel, H.W. Spiess, O. Karthaus, H. Ringsdorf, R. Wuestefeld

3. Induction of a nematic columnar phase in a discotic hexagonal ordered phase forming system
Liquid Crystals 10, 161-168 (1991)
C.Baehr, H.Bengs, O.Karthaus, H.Ringsdorf, J.H.Wendorff

4. Discotic liquid crystals at the air-water interface
Makromol. Chem., Makromol. Symp. 46, 347-352 (1991)
O. Karthaus, H. Ringsdorf, C. Urban

5. Polyesters containing both rod-like and disc-like mesogens
Makromol. Chemie 193, 507-513 (1992)
M.Ebert, O.Karthaus, H.Ringsdorf, J.H.Wendorff

6. Mono- and Multilayers made from discotic liquid crystals
Thin Solid Films 210/211, 39-41 (1992)
M. van der Auweraer, C. Catry, L. F. Chi, O. Karthaus, W. Knoll, H. Ringsdorf, M. Sawodny, C. Urban

7. Columnar Ordering of Discotic Liquid Crystals in Langmuir-Blodgett Multilayers
Langmuir 8, 2279-2283 (1992)
O. Karthaus, H. Ringsdorf, V. V. Tsukruk, J. H. Wendorff

8. Packing of Columns in Langmuir-Blodgett Films of Discotic Mixtures with Charge-Transfer Interactions
Langmuir 9, 614-618 (1993)
V. V. Tsukruk, J. H. Wendorff, O. Karthaus, H. Ringsdorf

9. In-plane Anisotropy and Phase Change in Langmuir-Blodgett Films of Disk-like Molecules
Langmuir 9, 1561-1567 (1993)
P. A. Albouy, A. Barraud, O. Karthaus, C. Mingotaud, J. Perez, H. Ringsdorf, M. Vandevyver

10. Conductivity and Photoconductivity of Undoped and Doped Langmuir-Blodgett Films of a Polymer with Hexaalkoxytriphenylene Side Groups
Makromol. Chem. 194, 2985-2999 (1993)
C. Catry, M. Van der Auweraer, F. C. De Schryver, H. Bengs, L. Haeussling, O. Karthaus, H. Ringsdorf

11. Infrared absorption study of hexapentyloxytriphenylene, a discotic liquid crystal
Liquid Crystals 14, 807-819 (1993)
O. Karthaus, A. Kokot, G. Kruk, H. Ringsdorf, R. Wrzalik, J. K. Vij

12. Conductivity and Photoconductivity in Nanosize Conductors
in "Proceedings JRDC-KU Leuven Joint International Symposium on Spectroscopy and Chemistry in Small Domains" Brussels, Eds F.C. De Schryver and H. Masuhara, Elsevier.
M. Van der Auweraer, H. Bengs, C. Catry, L. Haeussling, O. Karthaus, H. Ringsdorf, F. C. De Schryver

13. Molecular Dynamics of Discotic Charge-Transfer Complexes, Dielectric Spectroscopy and H-2 NMR Studies
Liquid Crystals. 17(3), 381-395, (1994)
M. Moller, J.H. Wendorff, M. Werth, H.W. Spiess, H. Bengs, O. Karthaus, H. Ringsdorf

14. Study of the order parameter of thin films of a main chain discotic liquid crystalline polymer using Fourier transform infra-red spectroscopy
Supramol. Sci. 2, 51-58 (1995)
G. Kruk, J. K. Vij, O. Karthaus, H. Ringsdorf

15. Complex Ordering in Thin Films of Di-and Tri-functionalized Hexaalkoxy-Triphenylene Derivatives
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 119, 4740-4748 (1997)
P. Henderson, D. Beyer, U. Jonas, O. Karthaus, H. Ringsdorf, P. A. Heiney, N. C. Maliszewskyj, S. S. Ghosh, O. Y. Mindyuk, J. Y. Josefowicz

16. Phase identification of triphenylene-based discotic monomer and its main chain polymer
Polymer, 39, 4509-4513 (1997)
T. Wang, D. Yan, E. Zhou, O. Karthaus, H. Ringsdorf

17. Structure and Order of the discotic compound 2,3,6,7,10,11-hexakispentyloxytriphenylene as revealed by diffraction and molecular simulation studies
Liquid Crystals, 23, 869-878 (1998)
T. Wang, D. Yan, J. Luo, E. Zhou, O. Karthaus, H. Ringsdorf

18. Time resolved photocurrents in Langmuir-Blodgett films of substituted hexaalkoxytriphenylene,
J. Appl. Phys., 84, 339-349 (1998)
A.Vaes, C. Catry, M. Vanderauweraer, F.C. Deschryver, R.V. Sudiwala, E.G. Wilson, O. Karthaus, H. Ringsdorf

[about my Post Doctoral Fellowship in Sendai, Japan]

19. Cellulase-catalysed, Stereoselective Synthesis of Oligosaccharides
J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun, 1993, 1402-1403
S. Shoda, K. Obata, O. Karthaus, S. Kobayashi

20.. Cellulase catalyzed glycosylation reactions: simple route towards a highly selective synthesis of oligosaccharides
J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. I, 1994, 1851-1857
O. Karthaus, S. Shoda, H. Takano, K. Obata, S. Kobayashi

21. Diastereoselective Cleavage of beta-Glucosylsulfoxides by beta-Glucosidase
Tetrahedron: Asymetry, 5 (11), 2213-2216 (1994)
O. Karthaus, S. Shoda, S. Kobayashi

[about my work at Hokkaido University 1994-2000]

22. Stilbene Containing Amphiphiles for Supramolecular Assemblies
O. Karthaus, K. Ueda, A. Yamagishi, M. Shimomura
J. Photochem. Photobiol. A: Chemistry 91, 117-120 (1995)

23. Construction of Oriented Pi-Electron Arrays Based on Two-Dimensional Supramolecular Organizates
M. Shimomura, O. Karthaus, K. Ijiro
Supramol. Sci., 3 (1-3), 61-65 (1996)

24. Ordered Self-Assembly of Nanosize Polystyrene Aggregates on Mica
O. Karthaus, K. Ijiro, M. Shimomura
Chem. Lett., 1996 (9) 821-822

25. Reversible Photomorphism in Surface Monolayers
O. Karthaus, M. Shimomura, M. Hioki, R. Tahara, H. Nakamura
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 118 (38), 9174-9175 (1996)

26. Tailoring of Stacked Pi-Electron Arrays from Electron- and/or Energy Donor-Acceptor Molecules Based on Two-Dimensional Supramolecular Assemblies
M. Shimomura, O. Karthaus, K. Ijiro
Synthetic Metals, 81, 251-257 (1996)

27. Monomolecular Layers of Diarylethene-Containing Dendrimers
O. Karthaus, K. Ijiro, M. Shimomura, J. Hellmann, M. Irie
Langmuir, 12, 6714 (1996)

28. Photochemistry in stilbene-containing monolayers. Part II: Effect of cation binding on photoisomerization
O. Karthaus, M. Hioki, M. Shimomura
Colloids and Surfaces A, 126, 2/3, 181-188 (1997)

29. Mesoscopic Patterns of DNA-Amphiphile Complexes
M. Shimomura, O. Karthaus, N. Maruyama, K. Ijiro, T. Sawadaishi, S. Tokura, N. Nishi
Rep. Progr. Polym. Phys. Jpn., 40, 523 (1997)

30. Aggregation of Dendrimers with a Photochromic Dithienylethene Core Group on the Mica Surface - Atomic Force Microscopic Imaging
J. Hellmann, M. Hamano, O. Karthaus, K. Ijiro, M. Shimomura, M. Irie
Jpn. J. Appl. Phys., 37, L816-L819 (1998)

31. Molecular recognition between 2,4,6-Triaminopyrimidine Lipid Monolayers and Complementary Barbituric Molecules at the Air/Water Interface: Effects of Hydrophilic Spacer, Ionic Strength and pH
V. Marchi-Artzner, F. Artzner, O. Karthaus, M. Shimomura, K. Ariga, T. Kunitake, J.-M. Lehn
Langmuir, 14, 5164-5171 (1998)

32. Formation of Ordered Mesoscopic Patterns in Polymer Cast Films by Dewetting
O. Karthaus, L. Grasjo, N. Maruyama, M. Shimomura
Thin Solid Films, 327-329, 829-832 (1998)

33. Mesoscopic Patterns of Molecular Aggregates on Solid Substrates
N. Maruyama, T. Koito, J. Nishida, X. Cieren, K. Ijiro, O. Karthaus, M. Shimomura
Thin Solid Films, 327-329, 854-856 (1998)

34. Mesoscopic Pattern Formation of Nanostructured Polymer Assemblies
N. Maruyama, T. Koito, T. Sawadaishi, O. Karthaus, K. Ijiro, N. Nishi, S. Tokura, S. Nishimura, M. Shimomura
Supramol. Sci., 5 (3/4), 331-336 (1998)

35. Photonic and Electronic Applications of Mesoscopic Polymer Assemblies
M. Shimomura, T. Koito, N. Maruyama, K. Arai, J. Nishida, L. Grasjo, O. Karthaus, K. Ijiro
Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst., 322, 305-312 (1998)

36. Synthesis and Self-Organisation of New Cyclodextrin Amphiphile
T. Sukegawa, M. Matsuda, S. Nishimura, M. Shimomura, K. Ijiro, O. Karthaus
in A. W. Coleman, "Molecular Recognition and Inclusion", p. 519-522, Kluwer Academic Publishers, The Netherlands, 1998

37. Formation of Ordered Mesoscopic Polymer Arrays by Dewetting
O. Karthaus, L. Grasjo, N. Maruyama, M. Shimomura
Chaos, 9 (2), 308-314 (1999)

38. Mesoscopic Patterns of Polythiophenes for Electronic Applications
O. Karthaus, T. Koito, N. Maruyama, M. Shimomura
Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst., 327, 253-256 (1999)

39. Preparation of DNA-based Molecular Assemblies by Self-Organization. From Nanometer Scale to Mesoscopic Scale
M. Shimomura, J. Matsumoto, F. Nakamura, T. Ikeda, T. Fukasawa, K. Hasebe, T. Sawadaishi, O. Karthaus, K. Ijiro
Polymer Journal, 31, 1115-1120 (1999)

40. Monolayer and Fluorescence Properties of a Chiral Amphiphilic Ruthenium(II) Complex at an Air-Water Interface
M. Taniguchi, N. Ueno, K. Okamoto, O. Karthaus, M. Shimomura, A. Yamagishi
Langmuir, 15, 7700-7707 (1999)

41. Patterning of Functional Polymers by Mesoscopic Dewetting: Conductivity of Poly(3-hexylthiophene) Patterns
O. Karthaus, T. Koito, M. Shimomura
Materials Science & Engineering C, 8-9, 523-526 (1999)

42. Mesoscopic 2-D Ordering of Inorganic/Organic Hybrid Materials
O. Karthaus, X. Cieren, N. Maruyama, M. Shimomura
Materials Science & Engineering C, 10 (1/2), 103-106 (1999)

43. Water-Assisted Formation of Micrometer-Size Honeycomb Patterns of Polymers
O. Karthaus, N. Maruyama, X. Cieren, M. Shimomura, H. Hasegawa, T. Hashimoto
Langmuir, 16, 6071-6076 (2000).

44. Pattern formation in polymer films by non-linear processes
O. Karthaus, N. Maruyama, H. Yabu, T. Koito, K. Akagi, M. Shimomura
Macromol. Symp., 160, 137-142 (2000).

45. Mesoscopic Surface Structures in Dewetted Films of Liquid Crystalline Polymers
O. Karthaus, H. Yabu, K. Akagi, M. Shimomura
Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst., 364, 395-401 (2001)

46. Substrate Effect on the Surface Structures of Liquid Crystalline Polymers
O. Karthaus, H. Yabu, T. Koito, K. Akagi, M. Shimomura
Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst., 370, 353-358 (2001)

47. Nucleobase mapping of self-assembled monolayers by chemical force microscopy.
H. Sunami, K. Ijiro, O. Karthaus, S. Kraemer, S. Mittler, W. Knoll, M. Shimomura M.
Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst., 371, 151-154 (2001)

48.Mesoscopic Pattern Formation of Nanostructures Polymer Assemblies: Hierarchical Structuring of Two-Dimensional Molecular Organizates
M. Shimomura, N. Maruyama, T. Koito, O. Karthaus
in "Hyperstructured Molecules II" (ed. H. Sasabe), Gordon and Breach, Australia, pp163-178 (2001)

49. Base-pair mapping by chemical force microscopy on nucleobase self-assembled monolayers,
K. Ijiro, H. Sunami, K. Arai, J. Matsumoto, O. Karthaus, S. Kraemer, S. Mittler, N. Nishi,
Colloids and Surfaces A, 198-200, 677-682 (2002)

[about my work at Chitose Institute of Science and Technology 2000-]

50. Dewetting-Assisted Micro-Crystallization of Dyes
O. Karthaus, T. Imai, D. Miyakawa, M. Watanabe
in "Nanotechnology toward the Organic Photonics", H. Sasabe (Ed.), GooTech, p. 181-187 (2002)

51. マイクロメートルサイズのポリマー・#12489;ーム・#20013;のシアニン色素J会合体のサイズ効果
加賀 和明、岡本 潔、知場 亮太、カートハウス オラフ
高分子論文集、59, 661-664, 2002
Size Control of Cyanine Dye J-aggregates in Micrometersized Polymermicrodomes (in Japanese)
K. Kaga, K. Okamoto, R. Chiba, O. Karthaus
Kobunshi Ronbunshu, 59, 661-664 (2002)

52. Preparation of micrometer-sized chromophore aggregates
O. Karthaus
in "Nano-Optics", S. Kawata, M. Ohtsu, M. Irie (Eds.), Springer-Verlag Heidelberg, pp 168-173 (2002)

53. Size Effect of Cyanine Dye J-Aggregates in Micrometer-sized Polymer "Domes"
O. Karthaus, K. Okamoto, R. Chiba, K. Kaga
Intl. J. Nanosci, 1, 461-464 (2002)

54. Self-Assembly and Aggregation Control of Cyanine Dyes by Adsorption onto Mesoscopic Mica Flakes
O. Karthaus, Y. Kawatani
Jpn. J. Appl. Phys., 42, 127-131 (2003)

55. Mesoscopic aggregation control of organic fluorophores in dewetted thin films
O. Karthaus, R. Chiba, T. Imai, K. Kaga, S. Kurimura, R. Nakamura, K. Okamoto, J. Sato
in "Organic Nanophotonics, NATO Science Series, II. Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry Vol. 100", F. Charra, V. M. Agranovich, F. Kaizar (Eds.), Kluver, Dordrecht, pp. 265-277 (2003) ISBN 1-4020-1280-2

56. Control of Dye Aggregates in Microscopic Polymer Matrices
O. Karthaus
in "Chemistry of Nanomolecular Systems - towards the Realization of Nanomolecular Devices", T. Nakamura, T. Matsumoto, H. Tada, K.-I. Sugiura (Eds.), Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, pp 149-160 (2003) ISBN 3-540-44135-2

57. ポリマーマイクロドーム中のシアニン色素J会合体の階層構造
加賀 和明、岡本 潔、越前 孝弘、カートハウス オラフ、中嶋 健
高分子論文集、60, 752-761, 2003
Hierarchic Structure of Cyanine Dyes J-Aggregate in Polymer Microdomes (in Japanese)
K. Kaga, K. Okamoto, T. Echizen, O. Karthaus, K. Nakajima
Kobunshi Ronbunshu, 60, 752-761 (2003)

58. Hierarchic Mesoscopic Patterns of Dye Aggregates in Self-Organized Dewetted Films
O. Karthaus, K. Kaga, J. Sato, S. Kurimura, K. Okamoto, T. Imai
in "Nonlinear Dynamics in Polymeric Systems", ACS Symposium Series No. 869; Pojman, J. A.; Tran-Cong-Miyata, Q. Eds.; American Chemical Society: Washington, DC, pp 199-211 (2004) ISBN 0-8412-3850-2

59. Electroluminescence from Self-Organized "Microdomes"
O. Karthaus, C. Adachi, S. Kurimura, T. Oyamada
Appl. Phys. Lett., 84, 4696-4698 (2004)

60. Crystallization Control of Organic Dyes in Self-Organized Microdomes
O. Karthaus, K. Kaga, H. Kageyama
in "Organic Optoelectronics and Photonics", Eds. P. L. Heremans, M. Muccini, H. Hofstraat, Proc. SPIE 5464, 221-229 (2004)

61. Ordered Dewetting and Self-Organization of Microdroplets on Surfaces
O. Karthaus
表面科学, 25 (12), 752-760 (2004)

62. Control of crystal morphology in dewetted films of thienyl dyes
O. Karthaus, T. Imai, J. Sato, S. Kurimura, R. Nakamura
Appl. Phys. A, 80, 903-906 (2005)

63. Scanning Nearfield Optical Spectral Mapping of Cyanine Aggregates on Mica
S. Nagata, K. Kaga, O. Karthaus
e-J. Surf. Sci. Nanotech., 3, 94-96 (2005)

64. Scanning Nearfield Optical Microscopy Investigation of Organic Dye Aggregates
S. Nagata, K. Kaga, O. Karthaus
in "Novel Photonics and Media Technologies", Eds. J. Yoshida, H. Sasabe, PWC Publishing, Chitose, pp. 159-164, 2005

65. Hybrid Porous Films with Hierarchic Structure for Photonic Applications
Y. Yoshimura, K. Kon, O. Karthaus
in "Novel Photonics and Media Technologies", Eds. J. Yoshida, H. Sasabe, PWC Publishing, Chitose, pp. 165-172, 2005

66. Hierarchic self-organization of J-aggregates in micrometer size discotic liquid crystal "domes"
O. Karthaus, Y. Honma, D. Taguchi, Y. Fujiwara
e-J. Surf. Sci. Nanotech., 3, 156-158 (2005)

67. 散逸構造フォトニクス
カートハウス オラフ
「高分子新素材のすべて」國武豊喜 監修
2005年、p. 46-49

68. Energy Migration in Hierarchic Structures of Polymer Microdomes Containing Two Cyanine Dyes
R. Otsuki, O. Karthaus
e-J. Surf. Sci. Nanotech., 3, 165-168 (2005)

69. Dewetting-induced self-organisation of nano-and microstructures for optoelectronic applications
O. Karthaus, C. Adachi, S. Arakaki, A. Endo, T. Wada
Proc. SPIE, 5648 (Smart Materials III), 251-255 (2005).

70. サブマイクロンサイズにおける高分子球状形成方法
Formation of Micronsize Polymer Spheres by Dewetting
 清野 裕司、カートハウス オラフ
Y. Kiyono, O. Karthaus
 高分子論文集, Kobunshi Ronbunshu, 62 (11), 546-552 (2005)

71. Preparation of micropatterend organic light emitting diodes by self-organization
O. Karthaus, C. Adachi, S. Arakaki, A. Endo, T. Wada
Mol. Cryst., Liq. Cryst, 444, 87-94 (2006)

72. Reversible Shape Change of Polymer Microdomes
Y. Kiyono, O. Karthaus
Jpn. J. Appl. Phys., 45, 588-590 (2006)

73. Preparation of cyanine complex microdomes in self-organized dewetted films     
Y. Hashimoto and O. Karthaus
in "Device and Process Technologies for Microelectronics, MEMS, and Photonics IV", Eds. J. C. Chiao, A. D. Dzurak, C. Jagadish, D. V. Thiel, Proc. SPIE 6037, 16-1 - 16-9 (2006)

74. Self-organization of para nitrophenole microcrystals on mica for second harmonic generation
S. Nagata, Y. Kiyono, G. Zhang, O. Karthaus
in "Proceedings of 6th Chitose International Forum on Photonics and Electronics", Eds. C. Adachi, H. Sasabe, PWC Publishing, Chitose, pp. 112-121, 2006

75. Scanning nearfield optical microscopic investigation of self-organized fluorescent dyes on the mesoscale
S. Nagata, O. Karthaus
in "Proceedings of 6th Chitose International Forum on Photonics and Electronics", Eds. C. Adachi, H. Sasabe, PWC Publishing, Chitose, pp. 122-130, 2006

76. Dewetting of Polymer Blends and Formation of Phase-Separated Polymer Domes
O. Karthaus, Y. Kiyono
e-J. Surf. Sci. Nanotech., 4, 270-272 (2006)

77. Self-organization of polymers into micrometer-sized aggregates for micro-optics and microluminescent devices
O. Karthaus, Y. Kiyono
in "Photonics: Design. Technology, and Packaging II", Eds. D. Abbott, Y. S. Kivshar, H. H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, S. Fan, Proc. SPIE, 6038, 603826-1 - 603826-6 (2006)

78. Control of Droplet Size and Spacing in Micronsize Polymeric Dewetting Patterns
O. Karthaus, S. Mikami, Y. Hashimoto
J. Coll. Inter. Sci., 301, 703-705 (2006)

79. Selective dewetting of polymers on metal/silicon micropatterns
O. Karthaus, T. Terayama, Y. Hashimoto
e-J. Surf. Sci. Nanotech., 4, 656-660 (2006)

80. Solvent Resistant Honeycomb Films from Photo-Crosslinkable Polycinnamate
O. Karthaus, Y. Hashimoto, K. Kon, Y. Tsuriga
Macromol. Rapid Commun., 28, 962-965 (2007)

81. Preparation of an ordered array of cyanine complex microdomes by a simple dewetting method
Y. Hashimoto, O. Karthaus
J. Coll. Interf. Sci, 311, 289-295 (2007)

82. Growth of unidirectionally oriented pentacene nanofibers by a roller method
K. Kai, O. Karthaus
e-J. Surf. Sci. Nanotech., 5, 103-105 (2007)
This articel is featured in Frost&Sullivan's High-Tech Materials Alert, June 8, 2007 (subscription required)

83. Thermally Stable and Solvent Resistant Mesoporous Honeycomb Films from a Crosslinkable Polymer
T. Kabuto, Y. Hashimoto, O. Karthaus
Adv. Func. Mat., 17, 3569-3572 (2007)

84. Control of Crystal Morphology of a Fluorescent Charge Transfer Complex by Dewetting on a Mica Surface
O. Karthaus, S. Nagata, Y. Kiyono, S. Ito, H. Miyasaka
Coll. Surf. A, Vol. 313-314, 571-575 (2008)

85. Control of Crystal Morphology of Aromatic Electron Donors and Acceptors for Molecular Electronics
O. Karthaus, S. Nagata, J. Nishide, H. Sasabe
Jpn. J. Appl. Phys., 47, 1245-1250 (2008)

86. Polymer Honeycomb Templated Microporous TiO2 Films with Enhanced Photocatalytic Activity
K. Kon, K. Nakajima, O. Karthaus
e-J. Surf. Sci. Nanotech., 6, 161-163 (2008)

87. Molecular Implantation by Pulsed Laser Irradiation Using Self-Organized Polymer Honeycomb Templates
M. Goto, O. Karthaus, Y. Pihosh, A. Kasahara, M. Tosa
e-J. Surf. Sci. Nanotech., 6, 222-225 (2008)

88. Preparation of Pentacene Organic Field Effect Transistors by a Wet Process and their Carrier Mobilities
H. Kubo, J.-I. Nishide, H. Sasabe, O. Karthaus
e-J. Surf. Sci. Nanotech., 7, 568-570 (2009)

89. Mesoscale honeycomb films for templating inorganic nanomaterials and microspheres
K. Kon, O. Karthaus
Proc. SPIE, 7364, 73640K1 - 73640K8 (2009)

90.Solvent Effect of the Adsorption of Titanium Dioxide Nanoparticles onto Microporous Polymer Films
T. T. Meiling, H.-G. Löhmannsröben, K. Kon, O. Karthaus
e-J. Surf. Sci. Nanotech., 8, 309-312 (2010)

91. Preparation of Patterned Zinc Oxide Films by Breath Figure Templating
O. Karthaus, K. Kon, K. Hidaka, C. Brauer H.-G. Löhmannsröben
Langmuir, 26, 12173-12176 (2010)

92.Self-organization of organic electronics and photonics materials by microdewetting
T. Wachi, H. Kubo, Y.Kiyono, O. Karthaus
Proc. SPIE, 7774, 77740 I (2010)

93. Patterned Deposition of PS Gel is Controlled by Chitosan or Acetic Acid Additives
Yuji Kiyono, Olaf Karthaus
e-J. Surf. Sci. Nanotech., 9, 404-408 (2011)

94. Micropatterns of Non-Circular Droplets of Nanostructured PS- b -PEO Copolymer by
Solvent-Assisted Wetting on a Chemically Periodic Surface
Tae Hee Kim, Youn Jung Park, Giyoung Song, Dong Ha Kim, June Huh, Olaf Karthaus, Cheolmin Park*
Macromol. Chem. Phys. 2012, 213, 431−438.

95. Preparation and Structural Investigation of PMMA-Polystyrene 'Janus Beads' by Rapid Evaporation of an Ethyl Acetate Aqueous Emulsion
Yuji Kiyono, Laszlo Szikszai, Junichi Watanabe, Olaf Karthaus, Roland Hass, Martin Maiwald, Oliver Reich, Hans-Gerd Löhmannsröben
e-J. Surf. Sci. Nanotech., 10, 360-366 (2012)

96. Biomimetic Surfaces of semiconducting metal oxides
Kousuke Orita, Olaf Karthaus
Proc. SPIE 9055, Bioinspiration, Biomimetics, and Bioreplication 2014, 905515 (8 March 2014); doi: 10.1117/12.2044945

97. Growth of Micro-Ikebana on a Floating Substrate: A Method to Monitor Local Supersaturation Levels
Viktor Fischer, Olaf Karthaus, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 17, 6695-6699 (2015)

98. Preparation of Electrically Conducting Self-Organized Micro-Hybrid Structures
Olaf Karthaus, Takuya Okamoto, Chihiro Okajima, e-J. Surf. Sci. Nanotech.,  13, 19-22 (2015)

99. Pollen-Mimetic Multiphase Polymer Microparticles
Olaf Karthaus, Akihito Kikukawa, Philipp Polzin, Pascal Acker, e-J. Surf. Sci. Nanotech., 13, 204-206 (2015)

100. Pollen-like Particles can be Prepared by Exposure of Polymer Micropartiles to an Electron Beam
Antonia Herzog, Konomi Uchiya, Olaf Karthaus
https://sciencematters.io/articles/201603000009 (2016)

101. Micro-Ikebana by Biomimetic Crystallization of Alkaline Earth Carbonates
Shota Kobayashi, Olaf Karthaus, Viktor Fischer, e-J. Surf. Sci. Nanotech. 15, 65-68 (2017)

102. Preparation of Spider Silk Polyaniline Hybrid Fibers
Olaf Karthaus, Kazuya Miyaura, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst., 654, 263-267 (2017) DOI 10.1080/15421406.2017.1358542
Free E-Print http://www.tandfonline.com/eprint/PWfMPQMGqb9VTDJBWTPx/full

103. Detection of dry lake beds formation and estimate of environmental regime shift in semi-arid region
B. Hoshino, Y. Sofue, Y. Demura, T. Purevsuren, M. Kuribayashi, K. Baba, E. Zoljargal, K. Hagiwara, J. Noda, K. Kawano, O. Karthaus, K. Kai, Journal of Arid Land Studies 28, 109-113 (2018)

104. Imaging of micro-organisms on topsoil particles collected from different landscapes in the Gobi desert, M. Kuribayashi, K. Kawano, Y. Demura, K. Baba, Y. Sofue, P. Tsedendamba, T. Matsumoto, K. Hagiwara, O. Karthaus, K. Kai, B. Hoshino,
E3S Web of Conferences 99, 01011 (2019)

105. Light-induced assembly of living bacteria with honeycomb substrate, Shiho Tokonami*, Shinya Kurita, Ryo Yoshikawa, Kenji Sakurai, Taichi Suehiro, Yasuyuki Yamamoto, Mamoru Tamura, Olaf Karthaus, Takuya Iida,
Sci Adv 6 (9), eaaz5757 (2020)


Scientific English
日本の大学生と 専門家のた め の「科学英語」入門テキスト
by Olaf Karthaus
PWC Publishing, Chitose, Japan, 2005. 98 p., paperback
sample pages: p.1; p. 17; p. 20; p. 22; p. 53; p. 69; p. 75; p. 78


1. Doitsu ni okeru daigaku daigakuin no koubunshi kyouyo
(Polymer Education in Germany)
Koubunshi 45 (10), 733 (1996)
O. Karthaus

2. From overseas to Japanese 'High Polymer' Readers, Foreign Students, and Experienced Foreign Students in Japan
about lonterm job opportunities of foreign researchers at Japanese universities
Koubunshi 48 (1), 39 (1999)
O. Karthaus

3. 色素集合体のナノテクノロジー(Shikiso shuugoutai no nanotekunoroji)
Nanotechnology of Dye Aggregates
Koubunshi 50 (5), (2001)
O. Karthaus

4. 究極のリサイクル (Kyuukyoku no risaikuru )
Final Recycling
Koubunshi 51 (1), 23 (2002)
O. Karthaus

5. 自己組織化を用いた光機能性材料のマイクロドーム作製
Preparation of Microdomes from Photofunctional Materials by Dewetting
http://www.nanonet.go.jp/japanese/mailmag/2003/036b.html (Japanese)
http://www.nanonet.go.jp/english/mailmag/2005/035b.html (English)
Olaf Karthaus

6. 北海道の強みはこれだ!(Hokkaido no tsuyomi ha koreda!)
This is the strength of Hokkaido!
Reviews of Sapporo Gakuin University, 27, 46 (2004)
Olaf Karthaus

7. conference report:
German-Japanese Expert Workshop "From Nanomaterials to Innovation"
http://www.gokubi.net/letter.htm, No 6, (March 09, 2006)

8. Kagaku no Mirai
The future of Chemistry
Koubunshi 56 (1), (2007)
O. Karthaus

9. 化学の未来 – ドイツから来て日本に思うこと
現代化学、No. 431, 32-36, 2007
The future of Chemistry-Reflections of a German Chemist in Japan
Gendaikagaku, 431, p. 32, 33, 34, 35, 36 (2007)

10. Jikososhikika to koubunshi zairyou
Dissipative Structures in Polymeric Systems
Koubunshi 58 (7), (2009)
O. Karthaus

Scientific English Series

Olaf Karthaus、上野早苗、科学英語ポイント講義(1):コミュニケーション下手な人のために、現代化学、東京化学同人社、No 445, 4, p. 54-55 (2008)

Olaf Karthaus, Randy L. Evans, 上野早苗、科学英語ポイント講義(2):冠詞を学び理解しよう、現代化学、東京化学同人社、No 445, 5, p. 33-37 (2008)

Olaf Karthaus、上野早苗、科学英語ポイント講義(3):時制と態を使いこなそう、現代化学、東京化学同人社、No 445, 6, p. 35-38 (2008)

Olaf Karthaus、上野早苗、科学英語ポイント講義(4):科学論文の効果的な読み方、現代化学、東京化学同人社、No 445, 7 p. 43-47 (2008)

Olaf Karthaus、上野早苗、科学英語ポイント講義(5):その元素名はなに?、現代化学、東京化学同人社、No 445, 8, p. 40-43 (2008)

Olaf Karthaus、上野早苗、科学英語ポイント講義(6):ヘビの頭を切ろう:接頭辞を見分ける、現代化学、東京化学同人社、No 445, 9, p. 44-47 (2008)

Olaf Karthaus、上野早苗、科学英語ポイント講義(7):ヘビの尻尾を切ろう:接尾辞で見分ける、現代化学、東京化学同人社、No 445, 10 p. 40-43 (2008)

Olaf Karthaus、上野早苗、科学英語ポイント講義(8):単語の胴体:語幹の意味、現代化学、東京化学同人社、No 445, 11, p. 44-47 (2008)

Olaf Karthaus、上野早苗、科学英語ポイント講義(9):単語や文の“関係”に注目しよう:前置詞と接続詞の役割、現代化学、東京化学同人 社、No 446, 1, p. 55-59 (2009)

Olaf Karthaus、上野早苗、科学英語ポイント講義(10):効果的なプレゼンテーションのヒント:図はできるだけ簡素に、現代化学、東京化 学同人社、 No 446, 2, p. 26-29 (2009)

Olaf Karthaus、上野早苗、科学英語ポイント講義(11):x-yグラフの基本をおさえよう、現代化学、東京化学同人社、No 446, 3, p. 53-56 (2009)


カートハウス オラフ、堀江 聡、“電子部品実装用構造体の製造方法”、2005−277275(2005.10.6)

カートハウス オラフ、堀江 聡、“電子部品実装用構造体の製造方法”、2005−277277(2005.10.6)

カートハウス オラフ、大西 秀貴、”固体高分子型燃料電池用セパレータ”、2005−197162(2005.7.21)

Olaf Karthaus, Size control of ionic dye molecule aggregates using polymeric micro-domes, 2003,  JP 2003053176, WO 2003016383

Dirk Funhoff, Reinhold Leyrer, Harald Lauke, Helmut Ringsdorf, Renate Wuestefeld, Olaf Karthaus, Elfriede Zerta, Polymeric liquid crystalline charge-transfer complexes, 1990, DE 3906527, EU 385329, JP 02292388

Reinhold Leyrer, Dirk Funhoff, Helmut Ringsdorf, Olaf Karthaus, Renate Wuestefeld, Low molecular weight discotic liquid crystalline charge-transfer complexes, 1990, EP 386576, DE 3907095, JP 02279788

Recent Research Grants

「自己組織化を用いてナノエレクトロニクス素子の開発 」、研究代表者、的400万円

学術振興機構 シーズ発掘試験、平成21年

Grant for Basic Research, MEXT, Construction of Large Area Dewetting Method, 2007-2009
approx. 10,000,000 yen

Grant-in-aid, MEXT, Nano Reaction Dynamics, 2004-2007
26,000,000 yen

「自己組織化によるナノEL デバイスの開発」、研究代表者、1520万円
Grant for Basic Research, MEXT, Development of OLEDs by Self-Organization, 2003-2005
15,200,000 yen

Grant-in-aid, MEXT, Soft Materials, 2002-2002
2,700,000 yen

奨励研究(A)平成11 年〜12 年「新しいミクロンサイズ機能性高分子パターン」、研究代表者、176 万円
MEXT, Novel Micropatterning of Functional Polymers, 1999-2000
1,760,000 yen

PRESTO, JST, 2-Dimensional Ordered Molecular Aggregates and their Optical Properties, 2000-2003
36,000,000 yen

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