Dr. Robert Biele


r [dot] biele02 [at] gmail [dot] com

Research Information

Research Overview
  • Open Quantum Systems
  • Stochastic Processes
  • Thermodynamics
  • Thermo-electric transport and thermal relaxation
  • Decoherence
  • 2D Materials (optical and electronic properties within DFT, GW and BSE)


    • Open Quantum Systems Computational Methods: Hong Kong (30/11-04/12/2015) Poster: 'Time-Dependent Thermal Transport Theory'
    • International Workshop on Charge, Heat and Energy Transport in Molecular Junctions: Copenhagen, Denmark (24-26/08/2015) Poster: 'Time-Dependent Thermal Transport Theory'
    • Excitations in Realistic Materials using Yambo on Massively Parallel Architectures: Lausanne, Switzerland (13-17/04/2015) Poster: 'Optical and electrical properties of new layered material TiS3'
    • Time-Dependent Density-Functional Theory: Prospects and Applications: Benasque, Spain (04-18/01/2014)
    • FHI-aims Developers' and Users' Meeting: Free University Berlin, Germany ( 28/08-31/08/2012 )
    • Symposium “DFT and beyond” dedicated to the memory of Helmut Eschrig: IFW Dresden, Germany (04-07/07/2012)
    • 2nd TYC Energy Materials Workshop and Tutorial: London, United Kingdom (06-08/06/2012)
    • 8th ETSF Young Reseachers’ Meeting: Naples, Italy (16-20/05/2011)
    • DPG Spring Meeting: Dresden, Germany (13-18/03/2011)


    • 2013 FPU Grant for Doctorate studies
  • Related Research Areas

    Latest publications

    Strain induced bang-gap engineering in layered TiS3
    Robert Biele, Eduardo Flores, Jose Ramón Ares, Carlos Sanchez, Isabel J. Ferrer, Gabino Rubio-Bollinger, Andres Castellanos-Gomez, Roberto D'Agosta
    Nano Research 11, 225 - 232 (2018)
    Large birefringence and linear dichroism in TiS3 nanosheets
    Papadopoulos, Nikolaos; Frisenda, Riccardo; Biele, Robert; Flores, Eduardo; Ares, Jose Ramon; Sanchez, Carlos; van der Zant, Herre; Ferrer, Isabel; D'Agosta, Roberto; Castellanos-Gomez, Andres
    Nanoscale 10, 12424 (2018)