Curriculum vitae

 

Prof. Dr. Dr. Habil. SÁNDOR VARRÓ – Scientific Advisor

 

 

Date and place of birth : 25 July 1955 ; Dombóvár, Hungary

Citizenship : Hungarian

Family state : married, two children

Educational background, scientific degrees :

    physicist diploma ( József Attila University, Szeged, Hungary ).................................1979

    Ph.D. ( summa cum laude, József Attila University, Szeged, Hungary ).....................1982

    candidate of  physical sciences ( C. Sc., Hungarian Academy of Sciences )...............1986

    Doctor of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences ( D. Sc. ).............................................1999

    receiving the Dr. Habil. degree ( Szeged University, Szeged, Hungary ).....................2001

    university private professor ( Szeged University, Szeged, Hungary )...........................2005

Employment history : Central Research Institute for Physics of the Hungarian Academy

     of  Sciences  ; Research Institute for Solid State Physics and Optics...............1979 – date 

     doctorant, research assistant..............................................................................1979 – 1982

     research scientist................................................................................................1983 – 1987

     senior research scientist.....................................................................................1987 – 1998 

     associate professor ( Janus Pannonius University, Pécs, Hungary )..................1992 – 1995

     head of the Laser Physics Department...............................................................2000 – 2002

     scientific advisor.................................................................................................1999 – date

 Fellowships, stays abroad ( not shorter than two months ) :

     Guest Scientist ( yearly two months stays in average ) at the Institut für Theoretische      

     Physik, Universität Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria.............................................1983 – 1999

     Alexander von Humboldt Fellow at the Max-Planck-Institut für Quantenoptik, Garching,  

     Germany..............................................................................................................1988 – 1989

     DAAD Professor Fellowship ( three months ).................................................................2001

     ( Abteilung für Quantenphysik – Universität Ulm, Ulm; Max Planck Institut für    

    Quantenoptik, Garching; Lehr – und Forschungsgebiet Laserphysik – Reinisch - Westfälische 

      Technische Hochschule, Aachen, Germany )

     NATO Professor Fellowhip ( two month ).......................................................................2002

    ( Max Planck Institut für Quantenoptik, Garching, Germany )

     DAAD Professor Fellowship ( two months )....................................................................2004

     ( Abteilung für Quantenphysik – Universität Ulm, Germany )

Fields of major current interest : electrodynamics in strong laser fields, multiphoton processes, interaction of few-cycle laser pulses with matter, attosecond pulses, gauge-invariant relativistic Wigner functions, phase-space distributions in quantum optics, history of physics

Professional society affiliations, activities, honors :

    member of the Eötvös Lóránd Physical Society ( Hungary ).................................1979 – date

    member of the European Physical Society.............................................................2000 – date

    member of the Committee of Laser Physics of the Hung. Acad. Sci. ...................1992 – date

    member of the Alexander von Humboldt Verein Ungarn......................................1990 – date  

  „ Young Scientist” Award of  the Hungarian Academy of Sciences...................................1983

  „ Jánossy” Award of the Central Research Institute for Physics.........................................1985

  „ Schmid” Award of the Eötvös Lóránd Physical Society ( Hungary )...............................1987

 

Budapest, April 2007

                                                                                            

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