Lecturer
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Dr. Andreas Amann specialises in the area of nonlinear dynamics. In his research he focuses on developing novel mathematical methods and applying them to real world problems. 


Google Scholar Profile:

http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=-s2NYQYAAAAJ&hl=en


Areas of mathematical expertise include numerics and bifurcations of nonlinear systems, time-delay differential equations, complex networks, stochastic differential equations and image analysis techniques. He has successfully applied these mathematical methods to a variety of areas of current interest in technology, for example photonics, energy harvesting devices, multiferroic materials and block copolymer nanoarrays.  

Research Interests

My scientific interest is in developing Mathematical Methods and then applying them to problems in theoretical physics and related disciplines.

Mathematical Methods

  • Nonlinear Dynamics
  • Bifurcation Theory
  • Hysteresis
  • Complex Networks
  • Time-Delay Differential Equations
  • Stochastic Differential Equations
  • Numerics
Application areas
  • Laser Dynamics
  • Photonic Crystals
  • Charge Dynamics in Semiconductors
  • Electronic and Mechanical Systems
 

Research Grants

 ProjectFunding
Body
Start DateEnd DateAward
SFI "09/SIRG/I1651" Starting Investigator Research GrantScience Foundation of Ireland01-OCT-0931-DEC-15€469,994.00
IRCSET RS/2012/514 David O'SheaIrish Research Council for Science, Engineering & Technology (IRCSET)21-SEP-1230-SEP-15€72,000.00

Peer Reviewed Journals

YearPublication
(2017)'Asymmetric Pentagonal Metal Meshes for Flexible Transparent Electrodes and Heaters'
Lordan, D., Burke, M., Manning, M., Martin, A., Amann, A., O'Connell, D., Murphy, R., Lyons, C., Quinn, A.J. (2017) 'Asymmetric Pentagonal Metal Meshes for Flexible Transparent Electrodes and Heaters'. ACS applied materials & interfaces, [DOI] [Details]
(2016)'Influence of combined fundamental potentials in a nonlinear vibration energy harvester'
Podder, Pranay; Mallick, Dhiman; Amann, Andreas; Roy, Saibal (2016) 'Influence of combined fundamental potentials in a nonlinear vibration energy harvester'. Scientific Reports, 6 Globe icon [DOI] [CORA Link] [Details]
(2016)'High Figure of Merit Nonlinear Microelectromagnetic Energy Harvesters for Wideband Applications'
Mallick, Dhiman; Amann, Andreas; Roy, Saibal (2016) 'High Figure of Merit Nonlinear Microelectromagnetic Energy Harvesters for Wideband Applications'. Journal Of Microelectromechanical Systems, 26 (1):273-282 [DOI] [CORA Link] [Details]
(2016)'Surfing the high energy output branch of nonlinear energy harvesters'
Mallick, Dhiman; Amann, Andreas; Roy, Saibal (2016) 'Surfing the high energy output branch of nonlinear energy harvesters'. Physical Review Letters, (117):197701-1-197701-5 [CORA Link] [Details]
(2015)'Interplay between electrical and mechanical domains in a high performance nonlinear energy harvester'
Mallick, D;Amann, A;Roy, S (2015) 'Interplay between electrical and mechanical domains in a high performance nonlinear energy harvester'. Smart Materials and Structures, 24 [DOI] [Details]
(2015)'Pulse repetition-frequency multiplication in a coupled cavity passively mode-locked semiconductor lasers'
Arkhipov, RM;Amann, A;Vladimirov, AG (2015) 'Pulse repetition-frequency multiplication in a coupled cavity passively mode-locked semiconductor lasers'. Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics, 118 :539-548 [DOI] [Details]
(2015)'A bistable electromagnetic micro-power generator using FR4-based folded arm cantilever'
Podder, P;Amann, A;Roy, S (2015) 'A bistable electromagnetic micro-power generator using FR4-based folded arm cantilever'. Sensors and Actuators A-Physical, 227 :39-47 [DOI] [Details]
(2015)'A nonlinear stretching based electromagnetic energy harvester on FR4 for wideband operation'
D Mallick, A Amann, S Roy (2015) 'A nonlinear stretching based electromagnetic energy harvester on FR4 for wideband operation'. Smart Materials and Structures, 24 Globe icon [DOI] [Details]
(2014)'Multistabilities and symmetry-broken one-color and two-color states in closely coupled single-mode lasers'
Clerkin, E;O'Brien, S;Amann, A (2014) 'Multistabilities and symmetry-broken one-color and two-color states in closely coupled single-mode lasers'. Physical Review E, 89 [DOI] [Details]
(2014)'Absence of evidence ≠ evidence of absence: statistical analysis of inclusions in multiferroic thin films'
Schmidt, M.; Amann, A.; Keeney, L.; Pemble, M.; Holmes, J. D.; Petkov, N.; Whatmore, R. W. (2014) 'Absence of evidence ≠ evidence of absence: statistical analysis of inclusions in multiferroic thin films'. Scientific Reports, 4 :5712(1)-5712(8) Globe icon [DOI] [CORA Link] [Details]
(2014)'Experimental classification of dynamical regimes in optically injected lasers'
O’Shea, D and Osborne, S and Blackbeard, N and Goulding, D and Kelleher, B and Amann, A (2014) 'Experimental classification of dynamical regimes in optically injected lasers'. Optics Express, 22 (18):21701-21710 [DOI] [Details]
(2013)'An odd-number limitation of extended time-delayed feedback control in autonomous systems'
Amann, A,Hooton, EW (2013) 'An odd-number limitation of extended time-delayed feedback control in autonomous systems'. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society a-Mathematical Physical and Engineering Sciences, 371 [DOI] [Details]
(2013)'Magnetic Field-Induced Ferroelectric Switching in Multiferroic Aurivillius Phase Thin Films at Room Temperature'
Keeney, L,Maity, T,Schmidt, M,Amann, A,Deepak, N,Petkov, N,Roy, S,Pemble, ME,Whatmore, RW (2013) 'Magnetic Field-Induced Ferroelectric Switching in Multiferroic Aurivillius Phase Thin Films at Room Temperature'. Journal of The American Ceramic Society, 96 :2339-2357 [DOI] [CORA Link] [Details]
(2012)'Wavelength switching dynamics of two-colour semiconductor lasers with optical injection and feedback'
Osborne, S;Heinricht, P;Brandonisio, N;Amann, A;O'Brien, S (2012) 'Wavelength switching dynamics of two-colour semiconductor lasers with optical injection and feedback'. Semiconductor Science and Technology, 27 [DOI] [Details]
(2012)'Analytical Limitation for Time-Delayed Feedback Control in Autonomous Systems'
Hooton, EW,Amann, A (2012) 'Analytical Limitation for Time-Delayed Feedback Control in Autonomous Systems'. Physical Review Letters, 109 [DOI] [Details]
(2012)'Noise-Assisted Crystallization of Opal Films'
Khunsin, W., Amann, A., Kocher-Oberlehner, G., Romanov, S. G., Pullteap, S.; Seat, H. C.; O'Reilly, E. P.; Zentel, R.; Sotomayor Torres, C. M.; (2012) 'Noise-Assisted Crystallization of Opal Films'. Advanced Functional Materials, 22 [DOI] [Details]
(2012)'On-off intermittency in an optically injected semiconductor laser'
Osborne, S,Amann, A,Bitauld, D,O'Brien, S (2012) 'On-off intermittency in an optically injected semiconductor laser'. Physical Review E, 85 [DOI] [Details]
(2012)'Characterization of memory states of the Preisach operator with stochastic inputs'
Amann, A,Brokate, M,McCarthy, S,Rachinskii, D,Temnov, G (2012) 'Characterization of memory states of the Preisach operator with stochastic inputs'. Physica B-Condensed Matter, 407 :1404-1411 [DOI] [Details]
(2012)'Bistability and All-Optical Memory in Dual-Mode Diode Lasers With Time-Delayed Optical Feedback'
Brandonisio, N,Heinricht, P,Osborne, S,Amann, A,O'Brien, S (2012) 'Bistability and All-Optical Memory in Dual-Mode Diode Lasers With Time-Delayed Optical Feedback'. IEEE Photonics Journal, 4 :95-103 [DOI] [Details]
(2011)'Emerging Meso- and Macroscales from Synchronization of Adaptive Networks'
Gutiérrez, R., Amann, A., Assenza, S. , Gómez-Gardeñes, J. , Latora, V. , Boccaletti, S. (2011) 'Emerging Meso- and Macroscales from Synchronization of Adaptive Networks'. Physical Review Letters, 107 [DOI] [Details]
(2011)'Wavelength switching performance of single- and dual-contact two-mode semiconductor lasers with current modulation'
Brandonisio, N,Heinricht, P,Osborne, S,Amann, A,O'Brien, S (2011) 'Wavelength switching performance of single- and dual-contact two-mode semiconductor lasers with current modulation'. Journal of Optics, 13 [DOI] [Details]
(2011)'Nonlinear Dynamics of non-equilibrium holes in p-type modulation doped GaInNAs/GaAs quantum wells'
Khalil, H., Sun, Y., Balkan, N., Amann, A., Sopanen, M.; (2011) 'Nonlinear Dynamics of non-equilibrium holes in p-type modulation doped GaInNAs/GaAs quantum wells'. Nanoscale Research Letters, 6 [DOI] [Details]
(2011)'Distribution of return point memory states for systems with stochastic inputs'
Amann, A; Brokate, M; Rachinskii, D; Temnov, G (2011) 'Distribution of return point memory states for systems with stochastic inputs'. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 268 (1) [Details]
(2011)'Bistability in an injection locked two color laser with dual injection'
Heinricht, P., Wetzel, B., O'Brien, S., Amann, A., Osborne, S.; (2011) 'Bistability in an injection locked two color laser with dual injection'. Applied Physics Letters, 99 [DOI] [Details]
(2010)'Optical Synthesis of Terahertz and Millimeter-Wave Frequencies With Discrete Mode Diode Lasers'
O'Brien, S,Osborne, S,Bitauld, D,Brandonisio, N,Amann, A,Phelan, R,Kelly, B,O'Gorman, J; (2010) 'Optical Synthesis of Terahertz and Millimeter-Wave Frequencies With Discrete Mode Diode Lasers'. IEEE Transactions On Microwave Theory and Techniques, 58 :3083-3087 [DOI] [Details]
(2010)'Design and applications of discrete mode Fabry-Perot diode lasers'
O'Brien, S.; Osborne, S.; Bitauld, D.; Amann, A.; (2010) 'Design and applications of discrete mode Fabry-Perot diode lasers'. Photonics and Nanostructures, 8 [DOI] [Details]
(2009)'Control of Reflectivity and Stop Bands In A Bragg Stack With A Four-Layer Period'
Saghir, SK, Amann, A, O'Reilly, EP; (2009) 'Control of Reflectivity and Stop Bands In A Bragg Stack With A Four-Layer Period'. Optics Communications, 282 (5):867-871 [DOI] [Details]
(2009)'Antiphase dynamics in an optically injected two-color laser diode'
Osborne, S., Amann, A., Buckley, K., Ryan, G. Hegarty, S.P., Huyet, G., O'Brien, S.; (2009) 'Antiphase dynamics in an optically injected two-color laser diode'. Physical Review A, 79 [DOI] [Details]
(2009)'All-optical memory based on the injection locking of a two-color laser diode'
Osborne, S., Buckley, K., Amann, A., O'Brien, S.; (2009) 'All-optical memory based on the injection locking of a two-color laser diode'. Optics Express, 17 [DOI] [Details]
(2009)'Dynamics of electronic transport in a semiconductor superlattice with a shunting side layer'
Xu, H.; Amann, A.; Schöll, E.; Teitsworth, S.W. ; (2009) 'Dynamics of electronic transport in a semiconductor superlattice with a shunting side layer'. Physical Review B, 79 [DOI] [Details]
(2009)'Mechanism of Synchronization in Frequency Dividers'
Amann, A,Mortell, MP,O'Reilly, EP,Quinlan, M,Rachinskii, D; (2009) 'Mechanism of Synchronization in Frequency Dividers'. IEEE Transactions On Circuits and Systems I-Regular Papers, 56 :190-199 [DOI] [Details]
(2008)'Gap solitons in spatiotemporal photonic crystals'
Biancalana, F;Amann, A;O'Reilly, EP (2008) 'Gap solitons in spatiotemporal photonic crystals'. Physical Review A, 77 [DOI] [Details]
(2007)'Some basic remarks on eigenmode expansions of time-delay dynamics'
Amann, A., Schöll, E., Just, W.; (2007) 'Some basic remarks on eigenmode expansions of time-delay dynamics'. Physica A, 373 [DOI] [Details]
(2007)'Dynamics of light propagation in spatiotemporal dielectric structures'
Biancalana, F., Amann, A., Uskov, A.V., O'Reilly, E.P.; (2007) 'Dynamics of light propagation in spatiotemporal dielectric structures'. Physical Review E, 75 [DOI] [Details]
(2007)'Design of single-mode and two-color Fabry-Perot lasers with patterned refractive index'
S. Osborne and S. O'Brien and K. Buckley and R. Fehse and A. Amann and J. Patchell and B. Kelly and J. O'Gorman and E. P. O'Reilly; (2007) 'Design of single-mode and two-color Fabry-Perot lasers with patterned refractive index'. IEEE JSTQE, 13 [DOI] [Details]
(2007)'Dynamics of light propagation in spatiotemporal dielectric structures'
Biancalana, F,Amann, A,Uskov, AV,O'Reilly, EP; (2007) 'Dynamics of light propagation in spatiotemporal dielectric structures'. Physical Review E, 75 [DOI] [Details]
(2006)'Noise-induced oscillations and their control in semiconductor superlattices'
J. Hizanidis and A. G. Balanov and A. Amann and E. Schöll; (2006) 'Noise-induced oscillations and their control in semiconductor superlattices'. International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, 16 [DOI] [Details]
(2006)'Noise-induced front motion: signature of a global bifurcation'
J. Hizanidis and A. G. Balanov and A. Amann and E. Schöll; (2006) 'Noise-induced front motion: signature of a global bifurcation'. Physical Review Letters, 96 [DOI] [Details]
(2006)'Inverse scattering approach to multiwavelength Fabry-Perot laser design'
O'Brien, S,Osborne, S,Buckley, K,Fehse, R,Amann, A,O'Reilly, EP,Barry, LP,Anandarajah, P,Patchell, J,O'Gorman, J; (2006) 'Inverse scattering approach to multiwavelength Fabry-Perot laser design'. Physical Review A, 74 [DOI] [Details]
(2006)'Synchronization in dynamical networks: evolution along commutative graphs'
Boccaletti, S., Hwang, D.-U., Chavez, M., Amann, A., Kurths, J., Pecora, L.M.; (2006) 'Synchronization in dynamical networks: evolution along commutative graphs'. Physical Review E, 74 [DOI] [Details]
(2006)'Synchronizing weighted complex networks'
M. Chavez and D.-U. Hwang and A. Amann and S. Boccaletti; (2006) 'Synchronizing weighted complex networks'. Chaos, 16 [DOI] [Details]
(2006)'Spectral Manipulation in Fabry-Perot Lasers: Perturbative Inverse Scattering Approach'
O'Brien, S., Amann, A., Rondinelli, J.M., Fehse, R., Osborne, S. O'Reilly, E.P.; (2006) 'Spectral Manipulation in Fabry-Perot Lasers: Perturbative Inverse Scattering Approach'. Journal of the Optical Society of America B, 23 [DOI] [Details]
(2005)'Bifurcations in a system of interacting fronts'
A. Amann and E. Schöll; (2005) 'Bifurcations in a system of interacting fronts'. Journal of Statistical Physics, 119 [DOI] [Details]
(2005)'Synchronization is enhanced in weighted complex networks'
M. Chavez and D.-U. Hwang and A. Amann and H. G. E. Hentschel and S. Boccaletti; (2005) 'Synchronization is enhanced in weighted complex networks'. Physical Review Letters, 94 [DOI] [Details]
(2005)'Mean field approximation of time-delayed feedback control of noise-induced oscillations in the Van der Pol system'
J. Pomplun and A. Amann and E. Schöll; (2005) 'Mean field approximation of time-delayed feedback control of noise-induced oscillations in the Van der Pol system'. Europhysics Letters, 71 [DOI] [Details]
(2005)'Synchronization in complex networks with age ordering'
D.-U. Hwang and M. Chavez and A. Amann and S. Boccaletti; (2005) 'Synchronization in complex networks with age ordering'. Physical Review Letters, 94 [DOI] [Details]
(2005)'Coupled lateral and vertical electron dynamics in semiconductor superlattices'
A. Amann and E. Schöll (2005) 'Coupled lateral and vertical electron dynamics in semiconductor superlattices'. Physical Review B, 72 [DOI] [Details]
(2004)'Self-stabilization of chaotic domain oscillations in superlattices by time--delayed feedback control'
J. Schlesner and A. Amann and N. B. Janson and W. Just and E. Schöll; (2004) 'Self-stabilization of chaotic domain oscillations in superlattices by time--delayed feedback control'. Semiconductor Science and Technology, 19 [DOI] [Details]
(2003)'Improvement of time-delayed feedback control by periodic modulation: analytical theory of Floquet mode control scheme'
W. Just and S. Popovich and A. Amann and N. Baba and E. Schöll; (2003) 'Improvement of time-delayed feedback control by periodic modulation: analytical theory of Floquet mode control scheme'. Physical Review E, 67 [DOI] [Details]
(2003)'Time-delay autosynchronization of the spatio-temporal dynamics in resonant tunneling diodes'
J. Unkelbach and A. Amann and W. Just and E. Schöll; (2003) 'Time-delay autosynchronization of the spatio-temporal dynamics in resonant tunneling diodes'. Physical Review E, 68 [DOI] [Details]
(2003)'Self-stabilization of high frequency oscillations in semiconductor superlattices by time--delay autosynchronization'
J. Schlesner and A. Amann and N. B. Janson and W. Just and E. Schöll; (2003) 'Self-stabilization of high frequency oscillations in semiconductor superlattices by time--delay autosynchronization'. Physical Review E, 68 [DOI] [Details]
(2003)'A hybrid model for chaotic front dynamics: From semiconductors to water tanks'
A. Amann and K. Peters and U. Parlitz and A. Wacker and E. Schöll; (2003) 'A hybrid model for chaotic front dynamics: From semiconductors to water tanks'. Physical Review Letters, 91 [DOI] [Details]
(2002)'Tripole current oscillations in superlattices'
A. Amann and A. Wacker and E. Schöll; (2002) 'Tripole current oscillations in superlattices'. Physica B, 314 [DOI] [Details]
(2002)'High frequency impedance of driven superlattices'
Jappsen, A.-K., Amann, A., Wacker, A., Schomburg, E., Schöll, E.; (2002) 'High frequency impedance of driven superlattices'. Journal of Applied Physics, 92 [DOI] [Details]
(2002)'Transverse spatio-temporal instabilities in the double barrier resonant tunneling diode'
E. Schöll, A. Amann, M. Rudolf, J. Unkelbach; (2002) 'Transverse spatio-temporal instabilities in the double barrier resonant tunneling diode'. Physica B, 314 [DOI] [Details]
(2002)'Control of the dipole domain propagation in a GaAs/AlAs superlattice with a high-frequency field'
E. Schomburg and K. Hofbeck and R. Scheuerer and M. Haeussler and K. F. Renk and A.-K. Jappsen and A. Amann and A. Wacker and E. Schöll; (2002) 'Control of the dipole domain propagation in a GaAs/AlAs superlattice with a high-frequency field'. Physical Review B, 65 [DOI] [Details]
(2002)'Chaotic front dynamics in semiconductor superlattices'
A. Amann and J. Schlesner and A. Wacker and E. Schöll; (2002) 'Chaotic front dynamics in semiconductor superlattices'. Physical Review B, 65 [DOI] [Details]
(2002)'Giant improvement of time-delayed feedback control by spatio-temporal filtering'
Baba, N., Amann, A., Schöll, E.; (2002) 'Giant improvement of time-delayed feedback control by spatio-temporal filtering'. Physical Review Letters, 89 [DOI] [Details]
(2002)'Comparison of time-delayed feedback schemes for spatio-temporal control of chaos in a reaction-diffusion system with global coupling'
Beck, O., Amann, A. Schöll, E.; (2002) 'Comparison of time-delayed feedback schemes for spatio-temporal control of chaos in a reaction-diffusion system with global coupling'. Physical Review E, 66 [DOI] [Details]
(2001)'Dynamic scenarios of multi-stable switching in semiconductor superlattices'
A. Amann and A. Wacker and L. L. Bonilla and E. Schöll; (2001) 'Dynamic scenarios of multi-stable switching in semiconductor superlattices'. Physical Review E, 63 [DOI] [Details]

Conference Publications

YearPublication
(2015)Mapping self-assembled dots and line arrays by image analysis for quantification of defect density and alignment
Simao, C,Tuchapsky, D,Khunsin, W,Amann, A,Morris, MA,Torres, CMS,Resnick, DJ,Bencher, C (2015) ALTERNATIVE LITHOGRAPHIC TECHNOLOGIES VII Mapping self-assembled dots and line arrays by image analysis for quantification of defect density and alignment [DOI] [Details]
(2015)PHYSICA STATUS SOLIDI C: CURRENT TOPICS IN SOLID STATE PHYSICS, VOL 12, NO 3
Simao, C;Tuchapsky, D;Khunsin, W;Amann, A;Morris, MA;Torres, CMS (2015) Dimensional and defectivity nanometrology of directed self-assembly patterns PHYSICA STATUS SOLIDI C: CURRENT TOPICS IN SOLID STATE PHYSICS, VOL 12, NO 3 , pp.267-270 [DOI] [Details]
(2014)28TH EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON SOLID-STATE TRANSDUCERS (EUROSENSORS 2014)
Podder, P;Amann, A;Roy, S (2014) FR4 based bistable electromagnetic vibration energy harvester 28TH EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON SOLID-STATE TRANSDUCERS (EUROSENSORS 2014) , pp.767-770 [DOI] [Details]
(2014)EUROSENSORS 2014
Pranay Podder, Andreas Amann, Saibal Roy (2014) FR4 Based Bistable Electromagnetic Vibration Energy Harvester EUROSENSORS 2014 Globe icon [DOI] [Details]
(2014)SPIE Advanced Lithography
Simao, C and Tuchapsky, D and Khunsin, W and Amann, A and Morris, MA and Torres, CM Sotomayor (2014) Defect analysis and alignment quantification of line arrays prepared by directed self-assembly of a block copolymer SPIE Advanced Lithography , pp.905028-905028 [Details]
(2014)Dimensional Optical Metrology and Inspection for Practical Applications III
C Simão, D Tuchapsky, W Khunsin, A Amann, MA Morris, CM Sotomayor Torres (2014) Order and defectivity nanometrology by image processing and analysis of sub-20 nm BCPs features for lithographic applications Dimensional Optical Metrology and Inspection for Practical Applications III Globe icon [DOI] [Details]
(2013)PowerMEMS 2013
Mallick, D and Amann, A and Roy, S (2013) Analysis of Nonlinear Spring Arm for Improved Performance of Vibrational Energy Harvesting Devices PowerMEMS 2013 [DOI] [Details]
(2013)American Control Conference
Rachinskii, D., Amann, A., Brokate, M., McCarthy, S. (2013) Cascading effects in the moving Preisach model American Control Conference , pp.3591-3598 [Details]
(2013)Power MEMS
D Mallick, A Amann, S Roy (2013) Analysis of nonlinear spring arm for improved performance of vibrational energy harvesting devices Power MEMS [Details]
(2013)CLEO EUROPE 2013
Osborne, S. ; Blackbeard, N. ; O'Brien, S. ; Amann, A. (2013) Bursting in an optically injected two-mode laser: The cusp-pitchfork bifurcation CLEO EUROPE 2013 [DOI] [Details]
(2011)5th International Workshop on Multi-Rate Processes and Hysteresis
A Amann, M Brokate, D Rachinskii, G Temnov (2011) Distribution of return point memory states for systems with stochastic inputs 5th International Workshop on Multi-Rate Processes and Hysteresis [DOI] [Details]
(2011)CLEO EUROPE/EQEC 2011
Patrycja Heinricht, Benjamin Wetzel, Stephen O'Brien, Andreas Amann, Simon Osborne (2011) Bistability in a two-colour semiconductor laser with dual injection CLEO EUROPE/EQEC 2011 [DOI] [Details]
(2010)Semiconductor Lasers and Laser Dynamics IV
Brandonisio, N.; Heinricht, P.; Amann, A.; Osborne, S.; O'Brien, S.; (2010) All-optical memory based on a two-mode diode laser with optical feedback Semiconductor Lasers and Laser Dynamics IV Globe icon [DOI] [Details]
(2008)International Workshop on Multi-Rate Processes & Hysteresis
Amann, A.; Pokrovskiy, A.; Osborne, S.; O'Brien, S.; (2008) Complex networks based on discrete-mode lasers International Workshop on Multi-Rate Processes & Hysteresis Globe icon [DOI] [Details]
(2007)Proceedings of SPIE
A. Amann and W. Khunsin and G. Kocher and C. M. S. Torres and E. P. O'Reilly ; (2007) Stochastic resonance in photonic crystal growth Proceedings of SPIE [Details]
(2007)Proc. 28th Int. Conference on Physics of Semiconductors (ICPS-28), Vienna 2006
E. Schöll, J. Hizanidis, A. G. Balanov, A. Amann; (2007) Noise-induced current oscillations in superlattices: from stationary to moving domains . In: W. Jantsch and F. Schaffler eds. Proc. 28th Int. Conference on Physics of Semiconductors (ICPS-28), Vienna 2006 New York, , pp.543-544 [Details]
(2007)Lasers and Electro-Optics, 2007 and the International Quantum Electronics Conference. CLEOE-IQEC 2007. European Conference on
Osborne, S and Buckley, K and Amann, A and Hegarty, S and Huyet, G and O'Brien, S and O'Reilly, EP (2007) Injection driven chaotic dynamics of a two-colour Fabry-Perot laser diode Lasers and Electro-Optics, 2007 and the International Quantum Electronics Conference. CLEOE-IQEC 2007. European Conference on , pp.1-1 [Details]
(2005)Proc. 18th Internat. Conf. on Noise and Fluctuations (ICNF-2005)
J. Hizanidis and A. G. Balanov and A. Amann and E. Schöll; (2005) Control of noise-induced oscillations in superlattices by delayed feedback . In: T. Gonzales and J. Mateos and D. Pardo eds. Proc. 18th Internat. Conf. on Noise and Fluctuations (ICNF-2005) Melville, NY, [Details]
(2005)Proc. 5th EUROMECH Nonlinear Dynamics Conference ENOC-2005, Eindhoven
E. Sch\; (2005) Time-delay feedback control of nonlinear stochastic oscillations . In: D. H. van Campen and M. D. Lazurko and W. P. J. M. van den Oever eds. Proc. 5th EUROMECH Nonlinear Dynamics Conference ENOC-2005, Eindhoven Eindhoven, Netherlands, , pp.08-237 [Details]
(2005)Proc. 18th Internat. Conf. on Noise and Fluctuations (ICNF-2005)
E. Schöll, G. Stegemann, A. Amann, A. G. Balanov; (2005) Noise-induced patterns in semiconductor nanostructures and time-delayed feedback control . In: T. Gonzales and J. Mateos and D. Pardo eds. Proc. 18th Internat. Conf. on Noise and Fluctuations (ICNF-2005) Melville, New York, , pp.37-40 [Details]
(2003)Proc. International Conference on Physics and Control (PhysCon 2003), Saint-Petersburg
E. Schöll, A. Amann, J. Schlesner, J. Unkelbach, W. Just; (2003) Chaos control of nonlinear current oscillations in semiconductor hetrerostructure Proc. International Conference on Physics and Control (PhysCon 2003), Saint-Petersburg [Details]
(2003)Proc. International Conference on Physics and Control (PhysCon 2003), Saint-Petersburg
Amann, A., Schöll, E., Baba, N., Just, W.; (2003) Time delayed feedback control of chaos by spatio-temporal filtering Proc. International Conference on Physics and Control (PhysCon 2003), Saint-Petersburg [Details]
(2003)Proc. 26th International Conference on the Physics of Semiconductors (ICPS-26), Edinburgh 2002
A. Amann and J. Schlesner and A. Wacker and E. Sch\; (2003) Self-generated chaotic dynamics of field domains in superlattices . In: J. H. Davies and A. R. Long eds. Proc. 26th International Conference on the Physics of Semiconductors (ICPS-26), Edinburgh 2002 [Details]
(2002)Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Nanostructures: Physics and Technology
J. Unkelbach and A. Amann and P. Rodin and E. Schöll; (2002) From bistability to spatio-temporal chaos in a resonant-tunneling diode Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Nanostructures: Physics and Technology St. Petersburg, [Details]
(2002)Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Nanostructures: Physics and Technology
A.-K. Jappsen and A. Amann and A. Wacker and E. Schomburg and E. Schöll; (2002) Synchronization of dipole domains in GHz driven superlattices Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Nanostructures: Physics and Technology St. Petersburg, [Details]
(2001)Proc. 25th International Conference on the Physics of Semiconductors
A. Amann and A. Wacker and L. L. Bonilla and E. Schöll; (2001) Field domains in semiconductor superlattices: Dynamic scenarios of multistable switching . In: N. Miura and T. Ando eds. Proc. 25th International Conference on the Physics of Semiconductors Berlin, [Details]

Book Chapters

YearPublication
(2016)'Novel approaches for genuine single phase room temperature magnetoelectric multiferroics'
Lynette Keeney, Michael Schmidt, Andreas Amann, Tuhin Maity, Nitin Deepak, Ahmad Faraz, Nikolay Petkov, Saibal Roy, Martyn E Pemble, Roger W Whatmore (2016) 'Novel approaches for genuine single phase room temperature magnetoelectric multiferroics' In: Miguel Algueró, J. Marty Gregg and Liliana Mitoseriu (eds). Nanoscale Ferroelectrics and Multiferroics: Key processing and characterization issues, and nanoscale effects. London: Wiley. Globe icon [DOI] [Details]
(2012)'Complex Networks Based on Coupled Two-Mode Lasers'
Amann, A. (2012) 'Complex Networks Based on Coupled Two-Mode Lasers' In: Nonlinear Laser Dynamics: From Quantum Dots to Cryptography. Weinheim: Wiley-VCH. [Details]

Other

YearPublication
(2003)Nonlinear and chaotic front dynamics in semiconductor superlattices.
A. Amann; (2003) Nonlinear and chaotic front dynamics in semiconductor superlattices. Other [Details]
(1998)Anwendung der Renormierungsgruppe und der $1/N$ Entwicklung auf die $SO(5)$-Theorie der Hochtemperatursupraleiter.
A. Amann; (1998) Anwendung der Renormierungsgruppe und der $1/N$ Entwicklung auf die $SO(5)$-Theorie der Hochtemperatursupraleiter. Other [Details]
(1995)Interaction Between Instantons in Gauge Theory.
A. Amann; (1995) Interaction Between Instantons in Gauge Theory. Other [Details]

Honours and Awards

 YearTitleAwarding Body
2004Carl-Ramsauer Prize Physical Society of Berlin
2006IRCSET Embark Initiative Postdoctoral Fellowship Irish Research Council
2009Starting Investigator Research Grant Science Foundation Ireland

Conference Contributions

YearPublication
(2010)All-optical memory based on a two-mode diode laser with optical feedback,
N. Brandonisio and P. Heinricht and A. Amann and S. Osborne and S. O'Brien; (2010) All-optical memory based on a two-mode diode laser with optical feedback, . [Details]
(2008)Gap solitons in spatiotemporal photonic crystals and gratings,
F. Biancalana and A. Amann and E. P. O'Reilly; (2008) Gap solitons in spatiotemporal photonic crystals and gratings, . [Details]

Recent Postgraduates

 Graduation YearStudent NameInstitutionDegree TypeThesis Title
2016David O'Shea University College CorkPHDOptically Injected Multi-mode Semiconductor Lasers
2014Eoin Clerkin University College CorkPHDClosely Coupled Lasers: Dynamics and Applications

Current Postgraduate Students

 StudentDegree Type
Burke Katie Victoria Doctoral Degree
O Connor Christopher Doctoral Degree

Modules Taught

 Term (ID))TitleLinkSubject
2018Applied Stochastic Differential Equations AM4062Applied Stochastic Differential Equations
2018Mathematical Software AM1054Mathematical Software
2018Computational Techniques AM3064Computational Techniques
2018Mathematical Modelling AM2052Mathematical Modelling