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John T Markert

Department of Physics

Distinguished Teaching Professor

Magnetism and superconductivity in oxides and heavy fermion systems; high temperature superconductivity


Phone: 512-471-1039

Office Location
RLM 13.314

Postal Address
The University of Texas at Austin
2515 SPEEDWAY, Stop C1600
AUSTIN, TX 78712-1192

Ph.D., Cornell University (1987)

Research Interests

Magnetism and superconductivity in oxides and heavy fermion systems; high temperature superconductivity; high pressure research; magnetic resonance microscopy; spin dynamics; magentic domain dynamics.

-Thermal Conductivity Probe
-High Temperature Superconducting Materials
-Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Microscopy and Spectroscopy
-Novel charge states of Oxide Interfaces using PLD
-High-Q Oscillator Experiments
-Dynamics of Ferromagnets
-Optically Switchable Metal Hydride Films

Selected Publications

108. S. Guchhait, M. Jamil, H. Ohldag, E. Arenholz, G. Liang, A. LiFatou, D. A. Ferrer, J. T. Markert, L. Colombo, S. K. Banerjee, "Ferromagnetism in Mn Implanted Epitaxially Grown GeC on Si(100)," Phys. Rev. B (submitted)

109. D. A. Ferrer, S. Guchhait, H. Liu, F. Ferdousi, C. Corbet, H. Xu, M. Doczy, G. Bourianoff, L. Mathew, R. Rao, S. Saha, M. Ramon, S. Ganguly, J. T. Markert and S. K. Banerjee, "Origin of Shape Anisotropy in Solution-phase Synthesized FePt Nanomagnets," Science (submitted)

108. Mark C. Monti, Carl J. Stolle and John T. Markert, "Initial experimental results exploring epitaxial strain between polar perovskites and SrTiO3,"

107. A. Lee, P. Jayathilaka, C. A. Bauer, M. C. Monti, J. T. Markert, A. de Lozanne, and C. W. Miller, "Magnetic Force Microscopy on Magnetite Thin Films Through the Verwey Transition," Applied Physics Letters 97, 162502 (2010).

106. P. B. Jayathilaka, C. A. Bauer, D. V. Williams, M. C. Monti, J. T. Markert, and C. W. Miller, "Impact of Ultrathin Transition Metal Buffer Layers of Fe3O4 Thin Films," Journal of Applied Physics 107, 09B101 (2010).

105. C. Constantin, K. Wang, A. Chinchore, H.-J. Chia, J. T. Markert, and A. R. Smith, "Magnetic and Electronic Properties of Fe0.1Sc0.9N/ScN(001)/MgO(001) Grown by Radiofrequency Molecular Beam Epitaxy," Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 1198, E97-22 (2010).

104. G. Liang, H. Fang, S. Guchhait, C. Hoyt, and J. T. Markert,"Effects of Sintering on Superconductivity in Ti-Sheathed MgB2 Wires," Advances in Cryogenic Engineering 56, 281–288 (2010).