H. Brune, Surface Diffusion: Shifting Strings, Nat. Mater. 2, 778 (2003).

 G. Zoriniants, D. Englund, O. Kurnosikov, C. F. J. Flipse, E. Riedo, H. Brune, W. J. M. d. Jonge, and B. Koopmans, Development of a Near-Field Magneto-Optical Microscopy for Studying Ultrafast Magnetization Dynamics, AIP Conf. Proc. 696, 204 (2003).

 E. Riedo and H. Brune, Young Modulus dependence of Nanoscopic Friction Coefficient in Hard Coating, Appl. Phys. Lett. 83, 1986 (2003).

 J. A. Venables, H. Brune, and J. Drucker, Time-Dependent Capture Numbers with Repulsive Pair Interactions: Cu/Cu(111) and Ge/Si(100), Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 749, 17 (2003).

 E. Riedo, E. Gnecco, R.Bennewitz, E. Meyer, and H. Brune, Interaction Potential and Hopping Dynamics Governing Sliding Friction, Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 084502 (2003).

 S. Rusponi, T. Cren, N. Weiss, M. Epple, P. Buluschek, L. Claude, and H. Brune, The remarkable difference between surface and step atoms in the magnetic anisotropy of two-dimensional nanostructures, Nat. Mater. 2, 546 (2003).

 P. Gambardella, S. Rusponi, M. Veronese, S. S. Dhesi, C. Grazioli, A. Dallmeyer, I. Cabria, R. Zeller, P. H. Dederichs, K. Kern, C. Carbone, and H. Brune, Giant Magnetic Anisotropy of Single Cobalt Atoms and Nanoparticles, Science 300, 1130 (2003).

 J. A. Venables, P. A. Bennett, H. Brune, J. Drucker, and J. H. Harding, Selective nucleation and controlled growth: quantum dots on metal, insulator and semiconductor surfaces, Phil. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. A 361, 311 (2003).