Curriculum Vitae

                                  21 December 2017

1. Name: Gediminas

2. Surname Juzeliūnas

3. Date of birth: 14 July 1958

 

4. Education:

Institution

Graduation year

Degree

Vilnius A. Vienuolio secondary school

1976

School graduation diploma

Vilnius University

1981

University diploma in Physics

 

 

5. Scientific degrees:

Š      PhD. – 1986, Department of Physics, Vilnius University (VU)

Š      Habil. dr. – 2000, Institute of Theoretical Physics and Astronomy (ITPA)

 

6. Employment

Data (from – to)

Institution

Position

1986 – 1990

Institute of Physics, Lithunian Acad. Sci.

Research Fellow

1990 – 1992

Institute of Theor. Physics and Astronomy (ITPA)

Senior Research Fellow

1992 – 1994

University of East Anglia, Norwich, England

Senior Research Associate

1994 – 2000

Institute of Theor. Physics and Astronomy (ITPA)

Senior Research Fellow

2008 – 2012

Dept. Theor. Physics,

Vilnius Pedagogical Univ.

Professor

 

2008 – 2013

ITPA, Vilnius University

Deputy Director

2000 – present

ITPA, Vilnius University

Principal Research  Fellow

2013 – present

ITPA, Vilnius University

Director

 

 

 

7. Awards

National State Prize for Science of Lithuania, 2007.

Vilnius University Rector’s award, 2010

Jucys Prize for Theoretical Physics, 2014

 

8. Fellowships for research abroad

Š      DAAD Fellowship (Ulm, Germany, 1996).

Š      Humboldt Fellowship (Ulm, Germany, 1997-1998).

Š      Fulbight Fellowship (Oregon University, USA, 2000-2001).

Š      Royal Seciety Fellowships (University of East Anglia – 1991; 

St. Andrews University – 2003; York University – 2004; Strathclyde University – 2006; Heriot-Watt University – 2007).

Š      Edinburgh Royal Society Fellowship (Heriot-Watt University, 2009).

Š      Regular visiting Fellow at the National Center for Theoretical Sciences, Hsinchu, Taiwan, 2016 – present.

 

9. Research Projects

 

A. International Projects

Š      Research project “Coherent control of linear and non-linear propagation of slow polaritons in atomic gases” supported by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation for collaboraton between the Institute of Theoretical Physics and Astronomy of Vilnius University and University of Kaiserslautern (2004 - 2007). Project leaders – Gediminas Juzeliūnas (VU TFAI) and Michael Fleischhauer (Kaiserslautern Technical University).

Š      EU FP7 STREP project NAMEQUAM “Nanodesigning of atomic and molecular quantum matter” (2010-2012). Project leader of the Lithuanian side – Gediminas Juzeliūnas.

Š      EU FP7 IRSES project COLIMA - Coherent manipulation of light and matter via interferences of laser-dressed states” (2011-2015). Project leader of the Lithuanian side – Gediminas Juzeliūnas.

 

B. National Projects

Š      Research project „Interaction of the light carrying an orbital anglular momentum with atomic gases“ supported by the Lithuanian Science and Studies Foundation (2004). Project leader – Gediminas Juzeliūnas.

Š      Research project “Light-induced gauge potentials in ultra-cold atoms“ supported by the Lithuanian Research Council (LRC) for the scientific collaboration between Lithuanian and Frentch scientists  (2009-2011). Project leader – Gediminas Juzeliūnas.

Š      Research project “Electronic, Transport and Electromagnetic Properties of Graphene Layers and Nanoribbons” supported by the LRC (2010-2011). Project leader – Gediminas Juzeliūnas.

Š      Research project “Engineering and control of artificial magnetic field and spin-orbit coupling for ultracold atoms” supported by the LRC for the scientific collaboration between Lithuanian and US scientists (2012-2014). Project leader – Gediminas Juzeliūnas.

Š      Research project “Coherent manipulation of matter by light and light by matter” supported by the LRC for the scientific collaboration between Lithuanian, Latvian and Taiwanese scientists (2012-2014). Project leader – Gediminas Juzeliūnas.

Š      Research project “Novel optical lattices” supported by the LRC for the scietific collaboration between Lithuanian and US scientists (2015-2018). Project leader – Gediminas Juzeliūnas.

 

 

10. Supervision of Postoctoral Fellowships

Š      Postdoctoral Fellowship by Dr. A. Mekys “Propagation and storing of light in atomic gases” supported by the Lithuanian Research Council (LRC) and supervised by Gediminas Juzeliūnas (2008-2010).

Š      Postdoctoral Fellowship by Dr. V. Kudriašov “Dynamics and control of slow and stationary polaritons” supported by the LRC and supervised by Gediminas Juzeliūnas (2009-2011).

Š      Postdoctoral Fellowship by Dr. J. Ruseckas “Multicomponent slow polaritons in cold atomic gases” supported by the LRC and supervised by Gediminas Juzeliūnas (2010-2012).

Š      Postdoctoral Fellowship by Dr. R. Juršėnas “Spin-orbit coupling in ultracold atomic gases” supported by the LRC and supervised by Gediminas Juzeliūnas (2012-2014).  

Š      EU Marie Curie Horizon 2020 programmme Postdoctoral fellowing by Dr. J. Armaitis “Spin Transport in Interacting Spin-Orbit Coupled Systems” supervised by Gediminas Juzeliūnas (2016-2018).

 

 

11. Supervision of PhD Students

Š      Hamid Reza Hamedi PhD studies “Linear and Non-linear phenomena for slow lighti” supported by LRC  and supervised by Gediminas Juzeliūnas (2013-2017).

Š      Tomas Andrijauskas PhD studies “Artificial Magnetic Field for Cold Atoms in Optical Lattices” supervised by Gediminas Juzeliūnas (2013-2017).

Š      Marius Mašalas PhD studies “Slow Light in Atomic gases” supervised by Gediminas Juzeliūnas (2002-2005).

 

 

12. Supersision of Master Students

Š      Diploma work by Tomas Andrijauskas “Topological Properties of Band Structure of Complex Optical Lattices” supervised by Gediminas Juzeliūnas (2013).

Š      Diploma work by Tauvydas Jeronimas Maceina “Propagation and Refraction of Radiation in Layered Structures” supervised by Gediminas Juzeliūnas (2010)..

Š      Diploma work by Viktor Novičenko „Influence of Artificial Magnetic Field on Cold Atoms “ supervised by Gediminas Juzeliūnas (2009).

Š      Diploma work by Jonas Marcinkevičius „Propagation of Radiation at Interfaces with Left-handed Materials“ supervised by Gediminas Juzeliūnas (2009).  

Š      Diploma work by Tomas Sabonis „Propagation and Focussing of Radiation in Left-handed Materials“ supervised by Gediminas Juzeliūnas (2008).

Š      Diploma work by Marius Mašalas „Absorption by Fermionic Atoms in Traps“ supervised by Gediminas Juzeliūnas (2002).

 

 

 

 

 

13. Plenary and Invited Talks at the International Conferences and Schools

 

1.     Invited talk at the International Workshop on Quantum Information, Quantum Control and Quantum Devices (Bilbao, Spain, 28 – 29 September 2017).

2.     Invited talk at the Conference „Quantum Optics IX” (Gdańsk, Poland, 17 – 23 September 2017).

3.     Three invited lectures at the 57th Cracow School of Theoretical Physics  „Entanglement and Dynamics” (Zakopane, Poland, 13 – 21 June 2017).

4.     Invited talk at the Conference „ Quantum science approaches to strongly correlated systems: from ultracold atoms to high-energy and condensed matter physics” (Florence, Italy, 29 May – 2 June 2017).

5.     Invited talk at the Conference „12th European Conference on Atoms molecules and Photons (ECAMP 12)” (Frankfurt, Germany, 5 – 9 September 2016).

6.     Invited talk at the Conference „Many-body Physics in Synthetic Quantum Systems” (Stellenbosch, South Africa, 4 – 8 April 2016).

7.     Invited talk at the Conference „Beyond Standard Quantum Gases” (Qin-Huang-Dao, China, 5 – 7 August 2016).

8.     Invited talk at the Conference „Topological Phases in Condensed Matter and Cold Atomic Systems” (Hong Kong, 11 – 19 December 2016).

9.     Invited talk at the Conference „Topological effects and synthetic gauge/magnetic fields for atoms and photons” (Zagreb, Croatia, 29 September – 1 October 2015).

10.        Invited talk at the Conference „Pushing the Boundaries with Cold Atoms” (Stockolm, Sweden, 21 January - 15 February 2013).

11.        Invited talk at the Conference „2012 Taiwan International Workshop on Ultracold atoms and molecules” (Sun Moon Lake, Taiwan, 18 - 20 May 2012).

12.        Invited talk at the Conference „Complex Light and Optical Forces VI“ (San Francisco, CA, USA, 21 – 26 January 2012).

13.        Plenary talk at the Conference „Quantum Technologies Conference II: Manipulating photons, atoms, and molecules” (Krakow, Poland, 30 August – 4 September 2011).

14.        Invited talk at the American Physical Society Conference „DAMOP“ (Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 13 – 17 June 2011).

15.        Invited talk at the Conference „Newspin2“ (College Station, TX, USA, 12 – 18 December 2011).

16.        Plenary talk at the Conference „Quantum Technologies Conference: Manipulating photons, atoms, and molecules” (Toruń, Poland, 29 August – 3 September 2010).

17.        Invited talk at the Conference „Intenational Conference on Optical Orbital Angular Momentum“(York, United Kingdom, 23 - 25 March 2010).

18.        Invited talk at the Conference „The ICREA Workshop on Quantum Gauge Theories and Ultra-cold Atoms“ (Sant Benet, Spain, 1 - 4 September 2009).

19.        Invited talk at the Conference „The 1st Bilateral Estonian-German Workshop on Strong Nonlinear Vibronic and Electronic Interactions in Solids“ (Tartu, Estonia, 30 April – 2 May 2008).

20.        Invited talk at the Conference „Xth International Conference on Quantum Optics“ (Minsk, Belorus, 30 May – 3 June 2004).

 

 

 

14. Invited Talks at the Foreing Institutions  (2010-2017):

 

1.   Talk at the Joint Quantum Institute, University of Maryland (College Park, USA, December 2017).

2.   Talk at the National Center for Theoretical Sciences (Hsinchu, Taiwan, March 2017).

3.   Talk at the Hamburg University (Hamburg, Germany, February 2017).

4.   Talk at the Max Planck Quantum Optics Institute (Garching, Germany, September 2016).

5.   Talk at the Trento University (Trento, Italy, July 2016).

6.   Talk at the Liaoning University (Shenyang, China, May 2016).

7.   Talk at the Shanxi University (Taiyuan, China, May 2016).

8.   Talk at the Heidelberg University (Heidelberg, Germany, January 2016).

9.   Talk at the National Institute of Science and Technology (NIST, Gaithersburg, USA, November 2015).

10.        Talk at the KACST, Riyadh (Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, March 2015).

11.        Talk at the Harvard University / MIT (Boston, USA, May 2014).

12.        Talk at the Rice University (Houston, USA, May 2014).

13.        Talk at the Leiden Lorentz centre (Leiden, The Netherlands, February 2014).

14.        Talks at the Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (Beijing, China: April and March 2013; April and March 2014, April 2015, May 2016).

15.        Talk at the Capital Normal University (Beijing, China, April 2013).

16.        Talk at the Hannover University (Hannover, Germany, March 2013).

17.        Talks at the Nacionaliame Tsing-Hua University (Hsinchu, Taiwan: May and October 2012; October 2013, March 2015, April 2016).

18.        Talk at the Max Planck Quantum Optics Institute (Garching, Germany, February 2012).

19.        Talk at the Ulm University (Ulm, Germany, February 2012).

20.        Talk at the Southampton University (Southampton, Great Britain, November 2011).

21.        Talk at the National Institute of Science and Technology (NIST, Gaithersburg, USA, February 2011).

22.        Talk at the Max Planck Institute for Complex Systems (Dresden, Germany, January 2011).

23.        Talk at the South Paris University (Orsay, France, November 2010).

24.        Talk at the University of California Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, USA, November 2010).

25.        Talk at the École normale supérieure (Lyon, France, November 2010).

26.        Talk at the Liudvig Maximillian University (Munich, Germany, May 2010).

27.        Talk at the Kaiserslautern Technical University (Kaiserslautern, Germany, May 2010).

28.        Talk at the Institute of Photonic Sciences  (Barcelona, Spain, January 2010).

 

 

 

15. Organisation of International Conferences and Workshops

 

Š      Coordinator of the International Conference “Quantum Simulations and Numerical Studies in Many-Body Physics” (National Center for Theoretical Sciences of Taiwan, Hsinchu, Taiwan, 2016).

Š      Member of the organising committee of the International Workshop “Spin-orbit coupled quantum gases” (Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics China, Beijing, 2016).

Š      Member of the organising committee of the International Conference “Synthetic Topological Quantum Matter” (Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics China, Beijing, 2016).

Š      Member of the Programme committee of the International Conference „Modern Technologies and Materials“ (Palanga, Lithuania, 2006-2016).

Š      Member of the organising and programme committee of the International Conference „Science & Society in Modern Europe“ (Vilnius, Lithuania 2010).

Š      Chairman of the International Humboldt Workshop „Cold Atomic Gases and Interaction of Light with Matter “ (Vilnius, Lithuania, 2006).

 

16. Expert Activities

 

a) Evaluation of Research Proposals and Nominations

1.     Refereeing of the ES FP7 projects. 

2.     Evaluaton of a number of nominations for the Lithuanian State Prize.

3.     Evaluation of research proposal submitted to the State funding agencies of the  Netherlands and Croatia.

 

b) Refereeing of the manuscript submitted to the ISI journals – Science, Nature Physics, Nature Communications, Physical Review Letters, Reports on Progress in Physics, Physical Review (parts A ir B), Europysics Letters, Journal of Physics (parts A, B ir D), Physica D, Annals of Physics, Physics Letters A, New Journal of Physics, Journal of Optical Society of America B, Journal of Optics, European Physical Journal D, Optics Communications, Lithuanian Journal of Physics.

 

c) Participation in the Defence Committes

1.     Member of the PhD Defence Committee by Darius Abramavičius (2002, Institute of Physics, supervisor – L. Valkūnas).

2.     Member of the PhD Defence Committee by Miglius Alaburda (2002, Institute of Theoretical Physics and Astronomy, supervisor – B. Kaulakys).

3.     Member of the PhD Defence Committee by Viktoras Pyragas (2005, Institute of Semiconductor Physics, supervisor – K. Pyragas).

4.     Member of the Habilitation Committee by Vygintas Gontis (2007, Institute of Theoretical Physics and Astronomy).

5.     Member of the Habilitation Committee by Virgilijus Vaičaitis (2008 m., VU).

6.     Member of the Habilitation Committee by Egidijus Norvaišas (2008 m., Institute of Theoretical Physics and Astronomy).

7.     Member of the PhD Defence Committee by Vytautas Petrauskas (2008, Institute of Semiconductor Physics, supervisor –  E. Tornau).

8.     President of the PhD Defence Committee by Anna Kubasiak (2011, Institute of Photonic Sciences – ICFO, Barcelona, Spain, supervisor –  M. Lewenstein).

9.     Member of the PhD Defence Committee by Vytautas Jukna (2012, VU, supervisor –  G. Valiulis).

10.  Member of the PhD Defence Committee by Donatas Majus (2014, VU, supervisor –  A. Dubietis).

11.  Member of the PhD Defence Committee by Justinas Galinis (2014, VU, supervisor –  G. Tamošauskas).

12.  Chairman of the PhD Defence Committee by Viktor Novičenko (2014, Centre for Physical Sciences and Technology, supervisor – K. Pyragas).

13.  Member of the PhD Defence Committee by Šarūnas Masys (2014 m., VU, supervisor –  V. Jonauskas).

14.  President of the PhD Defence Committee by Alejandro Zamora (2014, Institute of Photonic Sciences – ICFO, Barcelona, Spain, supervisor –  M. Lewenstein).

15.  Member of the PhD Defence Committee by Andris Bērziņš (2016, University of Latvia, Riga, Latvia, supervisor –  M. Auziņš)

16.  Chairman of the PhD Defence Committee by Vaidas Juknevičius (2017, Vilnius University, supervisor – B. Kaulakys)

 

 

17. Webpage

Personal page: http://www.itpa.lt/~gj/

Group page: http://www.itpa.lt/quantumgroup/

 

18. Languages:

Lithuanian, English, Russian, French, German

 

19. Publications and their citations

(According to ISI WOS):   Number of ISI publications: 96

Total number citations: 3495 (without self-citations 3124).

Citation h-index: 28.

 

Eight most cited publications:

1.     J. Dalibard, F. Gerbier, G. Juzeliūnas and P. Öhberg, Colloquium: Artificial gauge potentials for neutral atoms, Rev. Mod. Phys. 83 1523 (2011);  843 citations.

2.     J. Ruseckas, G. Juzeliūnas, P. Öhberg, and M. Fleischhauer, Non-Abelian Gauge Potentials for Ultracold Atoms with Degenerate Dark States, Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 010404 (2005);  334 citations.

3.     N. Goldman, G. Juzeliūnas, P. Öhberg and I. B. Spielman, Light-induced gauge fields for ultracold atoms, Rep. Prog. Phys. 77, 126401 (2014); 229 citations.

4.     D. L. Campbell, G. Juzeliūnas and I. B. Spielman, Realistic Rashba and Dresselhaus spin-orbit coupling for neutral atoms, Phys. Rev. A 84, 025602 (2011); 145 citations.

5.     A. Celi, P. Massignan, J. Ruseckas, N. Goldman, I. B. Spielman, G. Juzeliūnas, and M. Lewenstein, Synthetic Gauge Fields in Synthetic Dimensions, Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 043001 (2014); 132 citations.

6.     G. Juzeliūnas and P. Öhberg, Slow light in Degenerate Fermi gases, Phys. Rev. Lett. 93, 033602 (2004); 129 citations.

7.     G. Juzeliūnas, J. Ruseckas, and J. Dalibard, Generalized Rashba-Dresselhaus spin-orbit coupling for cold atoms, Phys. Rev. A 81, 053403 (2010); 116 citations.

8.     B. M. Anderson, G. Juzeliūnas, V. M. Galitski, and I. B. Spielman, Synthetic 3D Spin-Orbit Coupling, Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 235301 (2012), 105 citations.