Svenja Mauthe is a pre-doctoral researcher in the MIND group at IBM Research Zurich. As part of the PLASMIC project, her work focuses on plasmonically enhanced integrated photonic emitter structures.
She is working toward her Ph.D. degree in Physics in Prof. Leuthold’s group at the Institute of Electromagnetic Fields (IEF) at ETH Zurich, Switzerland.
She joined IBM Research Zurich in 2015 as a Master student and earned her Master of Science degree in June 2016 at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany. The focus of her Master’s thesis was on the development of integrated III-V photonic methane gas detectors.
Prior to this, Svenja served a research internship in Prof. Stuart Parkin’s group at IBM Research Almaden, San Jose, California in cooperation with the Johannes Gutenberg University (JGU), Mainz, Germany.