Dr. Rudolf Bratschitsch

Prof. Dr. Rudolf Bratschitsch

Wilhelm-Klemm-Strasse 10
48149 Münster

rudolf.bratschitsch@uni-muenster.de


Academic Career

since 8/2015 Director of the Institute of Physics, University of Münster
since 2/2013 Full professor for experimental physics at the University of Münster, Germany
2012 - 2013 Director of the Institute of Physics, Chemnitz University of Technology
2011 - 2012 Deputy director of the Institute of Physics, Chemnitz University of Technology
2010 Full professor for experimental physics at Chemnitz University of Technology, Germany
2010 Habilitation in Experimental Physics at the University of Konstanz
2008 - 2009 Co-Director of the Zukunftskolleg (Center for Junior Research Fellows), University of Konstanz
2004 - 2010 Scientific secretary of the Center for Applied Photonics (CAP) at the University of Konstanz
2004 - 2010 Scientific assistant at the Department of Physics (Prof. Leitenstorfer), University of Konstanz, Germany
2001 - 2004 Post-Doc in the group of S.T. Cundiff at JILA, University of Colorado and NIST, Boulder, Colorado, USA Field of work: "Ultrafast spintronics"
2001 Doctor of science degree (Dr. techn.), grade: excellent (first honors)
1998 - 2001 Ph.D. study at the Institute for Solid State Electronics of the Technical University of Vienna, Austria Thesis: "Time-resolved THz spectroscopy of semiconductor nanostructures" (advisor: Prof. K. Unterrainer)
1997 M.S. degree in physics (Mag. rer. nat.), grade: excellent (first honors)
1990 - 1997 Physics major and astronomy major at the Leopold-Franzens University Innsbruck, Austria Diploma thesis: "Coherent plasmons in GaAs/AlGaAs heterostructures" (advisor: Prof. R. Höpfel and Prof. K. Unterrainer)

Prizes and honors

2014 Teaching award of the Fachschaft Physik, University of Münster
2012 Teaching award of the Fachschaft Physik, Chemnitz University of Technology
2008 Young Scholar Fund of the University of Konstanz
2007 Fellow of the Zukunftskolleg, University of Konstanz
2007 Nano prize of the University Society Konstanz
2006 Elite award of the Landesstiftung Baden-Württemberg