MARKUS HÜCKER

Address: Brookhaven National Laboratory, Building 734

Condensed Matter Physics & Materials Science Department

Upton, NY 11973-5000 USA

Phone: (631) 344-3817

Fax: (631) 344-2918

E-mail: huecker@bnl.gov

Employment:

2007-present Physicist, Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA

2005-2007 Associate Physicist, Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA

2003-2005 Assistant Physicist, Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA

2001-2003 Postdoctoral Research Associate, Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA

2001 Research Associate, 2. Physikalisches Institut, University of Aachen, Germany

2000 Postdoctoral Research Associate, Laboratoire de Chimie des Solides, University de Paris-Sud, France

1994-2000 Scientific Assistant, II. Physikalisches Institut, University of Cologne, Germany

Recent Professional Activities:

Program Committee, International Conference

Proposal Review Committee, X-ray diffraction

Research Grant Referee for the Israel Science Foundation (2013)

Member of the American Physical Society, the Neutron Scattering Society of America, and the Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft

Member of the NSLS-II

Referee for Nature Materials, Physical Review B, Surface Science, and Physica C

Honors and Awards:

Karl Liebrecht Award, University of Cologne; Award for the best Ph.D. thesis of the year 2000.

Recent Publications:

1. M. Hücker, M. v. Zimmermann, Z. J. Xu, J. S. Wen, G. D. Gu, J. M. Tranquada, ‘’Enhanced charge stripe order of superconducting La2-xBaxCuO4 in a magnetic field’’, Phys. Rev. B 87, 0104 (2013).

2. E. Blackburn, J. Chang, M. Hücker, A. T. Holmes, N. B. Christensen, R. Liang, D. A. Bonn, W. N. Hardy, M. v. Zimmermann, E. M. Forgan, S. M. Hayden, ‘’Direct observation of charge density wave order at zero magnetic field in ortho-II YBa2Cu3O6.54’’, Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 137004 (2013).

3. G. Fabbris, M. Hücker, G. D. Gu, J. M. Tranquada, and D. Haskel, ‘’Local structure, stripe pinning, and superconductivity in La1.875Ba0.125CuO4 at high pressure’’, Phys. Rev. B 88, 060507 (2013).

4. M. Hücker, Invited review article, Physica C Special Issue: "Stripes and Electronic Liquid Crystals in Strongly Correlated Systems", edited by S. Uchida, J. Tranquada, S. Kivelson, J. Fink, S. Tajima, ‘’Structural aspects of materials with static stripe order’’, Physica C 481 3-14 (2012).

5. J. Wen, Q. Jie, Q. Li, M. Hücker, M. v. Zimmermann, Z. Xu, D. K. Singh, L. Zhang, G. Gu, and J. M. Tranquada, ‘’Uniaxial linear resistivity of superconducting La1.905Ba0.095CuZnO4 induced by an external magnetic field’’, Phys. Rev. B. 85, 134513 (2012).

6. M. Hücker, M. v. Zimmermann, G. D. Gu, Z. J. Xu, J. S. Wen, G. Y. Xu, H. J. Kang, A. Zheludev, and J. M. Tranquada, ‘’Stripe order in superconducting La2-xBaxCuO4 for 0.095 <= x <= 0.155’’, Phys. Rev. B 83, 104506 (2011).

7. S. B. Wilkins, M. P. M. Dean, J. Fink, M. Hücker, J. Geck, V. Soltwisch, E. Schierle, E. Weschke, G. Gu, S. Uchida, N. Ichikawa, J. M. Tranquada, and J. P. Hill, ‘’Comparison of stripe modulations in La1.875Ba0.125CuO4 and La1.48Nd0.4Sr0.12CuO4’’, Phys. Rev. B 84, 195101 (2011).

8. M. Hücker, M. v. Zimmermann, M. Debessai, J. S. Schilling, J. M. Tranquada, G. D. Gu, ‘’Spontaneous symmetry breaking by charge stripes in the high pressure phase of superconducting La1.875Ba0.125CuO4’’, Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 057004 (2010).

9. H. Grafe, N. J. Curro, B. L. Young, A. Vyalikh, J. Vavilova, G. D. Gu, M. Hücker, B. Büchner, ‘’Charge order and low frequency spin dynamics in lanthanum cuprates revealed by Nuclear Magnetic Resonance’’, Eur. Phys. J. Special Topics 188, 89-101 (2010).10. M. Hücker, ‘’Electronic interlayer coupling in the LTT phase of La1.79Eu0.2Sr0.01CuO4’’, Phys. Rev. B 79, 104523 (2009).

10. M. Hücker, ‘’Electronic interlayer coupling in the LTT phase of La1.79Eu0.2Sr0.01CuO4’’, Phys. Rev. B 79, 104523 (2009).