Institute I: General Materials Properties
Dept. Materials Science  —   Faculty of Engineering  —  Friedrich-Alexander-University  —  UnivIS  —  Wiki
Prof. Dr. Peter Felfer
Atom probe tomography and 3D Nanoanalytics
room 3.20 phone +49 9131 85-27505
email peter.felfer@fau.de
cv 1996-2001 Higher Technical Vocational School of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Materials Engineering
2002-2008 University of Leoben, studies in Materials science
2009-2013 University of Sydney, PhD studies, “Understanding grain boundary segregation through atom probe tomography”, supervisor: J. M. Cairney
2012-2015 University of Sydney, Research Associate, Atom probe tomography of nano materials
Since Sept. 2015 FAU Erlangen, Professor of atom probe tomography and 3D nanoanlytics

Publications:
Xiang Y. Chitry V. Liddicoat P. V. Felfer P. J. Cairney J. M. Ringer S. P. Kruse N. Long-Chain Terminal Alcohols through Catalytic CO Hydrogenation, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 135 (2013) pp. 7114-7117



Felfer P. J. Alam T. Ringer S. P. Cairney J. M. A reproducible method for damage-free site-specific preparation of atom, Mic. Res. Tech. 75 (2012) pp. 484-491 



Felfer P. J. Ringer S. P. Cairney J. M. Shaping the lens of the atom probe: Fabrication of site specific,, Ultramicroscopy 111 (2011) pp. 435-439



Rachbauer R. Massl S. Stergar E. Felfer P. J. Mayrhofer P. H. Atom probe specimen preparation and 3D interfacial study of Ti-Al-N thin, Surf. Coat. Tech. 204 (2010) pp. 1811-1816 



Young D. J. Thuan D. N. Felfer P. J. Zhang J. Cairney J. M. Penetration of protective chromia scales by carbon, Scripta Mat. 77 (2014) pp. 29-32 



Magagnosc D. J. Kumar G. Schroers J. Felfer P. J. Cairney J. M. Gianola D. S. Effect of ion irradiation on tensile ductility, strength and fictive, Acta Mat. 74 (2014) pp. 165-182 



Felfer P. J. Ceguerra A. V. Ringer S. P. Cairney J. M. Applying computational geometry techniques for advanced feature analysis, Ultramicroscopy 132 (2013) pp. 100-106 



Felfer P. J. Gault B. Sha G. Stephenson L. T. Ringer S. P. Cairney J. M. A New Approach to the Determination of Concentration Profiles in Atom, Mic. Microanal. 18 (2012) pp. 359-364 



Felfer P. J. Killmore C. R. Williams J. G. Carpenter K. R. Ringer S. P. Cairney J. M. A quantitative atom probe study of the Nb excess at prior austenite, Acta Mat. 60 (2012) pp. 5049-5055 



Xie K. Y. Shrestha S. L. Cao Y. Felfer P. J. Wang Y. Liao X. Z. Cairney J. M. Ringer S. P. The effect of pre-existing defects on the strength and deformation, Acta Mat. 61 (2013) pp. 439-452 



Alam T. Felfer P. J. Chaturvedi M. Stephenson L. T. Kilburn M. R. Cairney J. M. Segregation of B, P, and C in the Ni-Based Superalloy, Inconel 718, Met. Trans. A 43A (2012) pp. 2183-2191 



Samudrala S. K. Felfer P. J. Araullo-Peters V. J. Cao Y. Liao X. Z. Cairney J. M. New atom probe approaches to studying segregation in nanocrystalline, Ultramicroscopy 132 (2013) pp. 158-163



Felfer P. J. Ceguerra A. V. Ringer S. P. Cairney J. M. Detecting and extracting clusters in atom probe data: A simple,, Ultramicroscopy 150 (2015) pp. 30-36



Felfer P. J. Benndorf P. Masters A. Maschmeyer T. Cairney J. M. Revealing the Distribution of the Atoms within Individual Bimetallic, ANIE 53 (2014) pp. 11190-11193 



Ceguerra A. V. Breen A. J. Stephenson L. T. Felfer P. J. Araullo-Peters V. J. Liddicoat P. V. Cui X. Yao L. Haley D. Moody M. P. Gault B. Cairney J. M. Ringer S. P. The rise of computational techniques in atom probe microscopy, COSSMS 17 (2013) pp. 224-235 



Gault B. Felfer P. J. Ivermark M. Bergqvist H. Cairney J. M. Ringer S. P. Atom probe microscopy characterization of as quenched Zr-0.8 wt% Fe and, Mat. Lett. 91 (2013) pp. 63-66 



LaFontaine A. Yen H. Felfer P. J. Ringer S. P. Cairney J. M. Atom probe study of chromium oxide spinels formed during intergranular, Scripta Mat. 99 (2015) pp. 1-4 



Cairney J. M. Rajan K. Haley D. Gault B. Bagot P. J. Choi P. Felfer P. J. Ringer S. P. Marceau R. K. W. Moody M. P. Mining information from atom probe data, Ultramicroscopy 159 (2015) pp. 324-337



Felfer P. J. Li T. Eder K. Galinski H. Magyar A. P. Bell D. C. Smith G. D. W. Kruse N. Ringer S. P. Cairney J. M. New approaches to nanoparticle sample fabrication for atom probe, Ultramicroscopy 159 (2015) pp. 413-419 



Felfer P. J. Scherrer B. Demeulemeester J. Vandervorst W. Cairney J. M. Mapping interfacial excess in atom probe data, Ultramicroscopy 159 (2015) pp. 438-444 



He M. Felfer P. J. Dasgupta S. Samudrala S. K. Malone P. J. Feng G. Hemker K. J. Cairney J. M. Gianola D. S. Understanding the mechanical behavior of nanocrystalline Al-O thin films, Acta Mat. 77 (2014) pp. 269-283 



Kaub T. M. Felfer P. J. Cairney J. M. Thompson G. B. Influence of Ni Solute segregation on the intrinsic growth stresses in, Scripta Mat. 113 (2016) pp. 131-134



Felfer P. J. McCarroll I. Macauley C. Cairney J. M. A simple approach to atom probe sample preparation by using shadow masks, Ultramicroscopy 160 (2016) pp. 163-167 



Scherrer B. Doebeli M. Felfer P. J. Spolenak R. Cairney J. M. Galinski H. The Hidden Pathways in Dense Energy Materials - Oxygen at Defects in, Adv. Mat 27 (2015) pp. 6220-6224 



Xie K. Y. Shrestha S. L. Felfer P. J. Cairney J. M. Killmore C. R. Carpenter K. R. Kaul H. R. Ringer S. P. High Strength and Retained Ductility Achieved in a Nitrided Strip Cast, Met. Trans. A 44A (2013) pp. 848-855