Chair of Microwave Engineering

Dr.-Ing. Sebastian Toxværd


Kaiserstraße 2, R.D-009
Phone: +49 0431 880-6167
Telefax: +49 0431 880-6152

Profile of Dr.-Ing. Sebastian Toxværd, geb. Salzer

Short CV

  • Study of Electrical and Information Engineering at Technical Faculty of University of Kiel (2008-2013)
  • Internships at ESW GmbH, Opel and Dräger
  • 06/2018 Received doctoral degree Dr.-Ing.
  • Since 2014 research assistant at Microwave Chair



  • Tutorial Master module "Rauschen in Kommunikations- und Messsystemen"
  • Practical Tutorial Master "Mikrowellentechnik und EMV"
  • Practical Tutorial Bachelor "Hochfrequenztechnik"


Research interests

  • Magnetic field measurements
  • Noise characterization, noise suppression, modulation techniques for magnetoelectric sensors



1.   S. Salzer, R. Jahns, A. Piorra, I. Teliban, J. Reermann, M. Höft, E. Quandt, R. Knöchel: Tuning Fork for Noise Suppression in Magnetoelectric Sensors, Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, available Online, December 2015

2.    J. Reermann, G. Schmidt, I. Teliban, S. Salzer, M. Höft, R. Knöchel, A. Piorra, E. Quandt: Adaptive Acoustic Noise Cancellation for Magnetoelectric Sensors, Sensors Journal, IEEE, Volume 15, Number 10, pp. 5804-5812, October 2015

3.    S. Salzer, M. Höft, R. Knöchel, P. Hayes, E. Yarar, A. Piorra, E. Quandt: Comparison of Frequency Conversion Techniques for Magnetoeletric Sensors, Procedia Engineering, Volume 120, pp. 940-943, September 2015

4.    P. Hayes, S. Salzer, J. Reermann, E. Yarar, V. Röbisch, A. Piorra, D. Meyners, M. Höft, R. Knöchel, G. Schmidt and E. Quandt: Electrically modulated magnetoelectric sensors, Applied Physics Letters, 108, 182902, Mai 2016

5.   E. Yarar, S. Salzer, V. Hrkac, A. Piorra, M. Höft, R. Knöchel, L. Kienle and E. Quandt: Inverse bilayer magnetoelectric thin film sensor, Applied Physics Letters 109, 022901, Juli 2016

6.   J. Reermann, C. Bald, S. Salzer, P. Durdaut, A. Piorra, D. Meyners, E. Quandt, M. Höft, and Gerhard Schmidt: Comparison of Reference Sensors for Noise Cancellation of Magnetoelectric Sensors, IEEE Sensors 2016, Orlando, November 2016

7.   S. Salzer; P. Durdaut; V. Robisch; D. Meyners; E. Quandt; M. Hoft; R. Knochel: Generalised Magnetic Frequency Conversion for Thin Film Laminate Magnetoelectric Sensors, Sensors Journal, IEEE, vol.PP, no.99, pp.1-1, doi: 10.1109/JSEN.2016.2645707

8.  P. Durdaut; S. Salzer; J.Reermann; V. Robisch; P. Hayes; A. Piorra; D. Meyners; E. Quandt; G. Schmidt; R. Knochel; M. Hoft; : Thermal-Mechanical Noise in Resonant Thin-Film Magnetoelectric Sensors, Sensors Journal, IEEE, vol.PP, no.99, pp.1-1, doi: 10.1109/JSEN.2017.2671442

9.  V. Robisch; S. Salzer; N.O. Urs; J.Reermann; E. Yarar; A. Piorra; C. Kirchhof; E. Lage; M. Höft; G. Schmidt; R. Knochel; J. McChord; E. Quandt; D. Meyners; : Pushing the detection limit of thin film magnetoelectric heterostructures, Journal of Material Research, doi:

10. P. Durdaut; S. Salzer; J. Reermann; V. Robisch; J. McCord; D. Meyners; E. Quandt; G. Schmidt; R. Knochel; M. Höft; :  Improved Magnetic Frequency Conversion Approach for Magnetoelectric Sensors, IEEE Sensors Letters, doi: 10.1109/LSENS.2017.2699559</p>

11. J. Reermann; P. Durdaut; S. Salzer;  T. Demming; A. Piorra; E. Quandt; N. Frey;  M. Höft; G. Schmidt; : Evaluation of Magnetoelectric Sensor Systems for Cardiological Applications, Prepublished, doi: 10.1016/j.measurement.2017.09.047

12. S. Salzer; V. Röbisch; M. Klug; P. Durdaut; J. McCord; D. Meyners; J. Reermann; M. Höft; R. Knöchel; : Noise Limits in Thin-Film Magnetoelectric Sensors with Magnetic Frequency Conversion, IEEE Sensors Journal, Vol. 18, Issue 2, 2018

13. P. Hayes; V. Schell; S. Salzer; D. Burdin; E. Yarar; A. Piorra; R. Knöchel; Y. Fetisov; E. Quandt: Electrically modulated magnetoelectric AlN/FeCoSiB film composites for DC magnetic field sensing, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, Vol. 51, Issue 35, 2018

14. S. D. Salzer, C. Kirchhof, E. Quandt, M. Höft and R. Knöchel; : Magnetoelectric Microwave Magnetic Field Sensor at 3 GHz, 2018 Asia-Pacific Microwave Conference (APMC), Kyoto, 2018, pp. 1309-1311, doi: 10.23919/APMC.2018.8617346

15. M. J. Klug, L. Thormählen, V. Röbisch, S. D. Toxværd, M. Höft, R. Knöchel, E. Quandt, D. Meyners, and J. McCord; : Antiparallel exchange biased multilayers for low magnetic noise magnetic field sensors, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 114, Issue 19, pp. 192410, 2019, doi: 10.1063/1.5092942



1. S. Salzer, R. Knöchel, E. Quandt, L. Thormählen: Mikrowellenresonator-Magnetfeldmessvorrichtung sowie Magnetfeldmessverfahren DE102018110511, 2018

2. DE102019116779.5, submitted 2019