Dr. Michele Gastaldo Ph.D.

Dr. Michele Gastaldo Ph.D.

Post-doc researcher

email: michele.gastaldo@jh-inst.cas.cz
tel.: +420 266 053 545
room: 313


Investigate and tailor the structural and electronic properties of 2D materials and their heterostructures


Scanning tunneling microscopy/spectroscopy (STM/STS), Surface physics, UHV systems/techniques


2020 –     Post-doc researcher, J. Heyrovský Institute of Physical Chemistry
2013 – 2018    PhD in Physics, Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2) / Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain
2011 – 2013    M.Sc. in Engineering (Nanotechnology) with specialization in Nanophysics
and -materials, Aalborg University, Denmark
2007 – 2011    B. Sc. in Physics, University of Torino, Italy

Selected publications 

S. O. Parreiras, M. Gastaldo, C. Moreno, M. D. Martins, A. Garcia-Lekue, G. Ceballos, R. Paniago, and A. Mugarza, Symmetry forbidden morphologies and domain boundaries in nanoscale graphene islands, 2D Materials 4, 025104 (2017)

A. Lerch, L. Fernandez, M. Ilyn, M. Gastaldo, M. Paradinas, M. A. Valbuena, A. Mugarza, A. B. M. Ibrahim, J. Sundermeyer, U. Höfer, and F. Schiller, Electronic Structure of Titanylphthalocyanine Layers on Ag(111), The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 121, 25353 (2017)

M. Ormaza, L. Fernández, M. Ilyn, A. Magaña, B. Xu, M. J. Verstraete, M. Gastaldo, M. A. Valbuena, P. Gargiani, A. Mugarza, A. Ayuela, L. Vitali, M. Blanco-Rey, F. Schiller, and J. E. Ortega, High Temperature Ferromagnetism in a GdAg2 Monolayer, Nano Letters 16, 4230 (2016)