Curriculum Vitae (pdf)

2013 - now         Senior Research Scientist @ RIKEN, Japan

2017 - now         visiting ass. Prof. @ University of Tokyo
                           Department of Applied Physics, School of Engineering

2012 - 2013        SCIEX fellow @ University of Basel, Switzerland

2011,   2013        postdoc @ Institute of Physics,
2007 - 2009        Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia

2009 - 2011        postdoc @ University of Arizona, Tucson, USA

2005 - 2007        PhD student @ University of Regensburg, Germany

2003 - 2005        PhD student @ Karl Franc University Graz, Austria

sept - dec 2002    Exchange student @ University of Helsinki, Finland


2007 PhD in theoretical physics
          defense on 23 March at the University of Regensburg, Germany
          committee: C. Strunk (chair), M. Grifoni, J. Fabian, A. Schaefer

2003 Diploma in mathematical physics
          Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia

1998 Diploma in Corporation Management
          University of Economics, Bratislava, Slovakia

1994 Matura
          Gymnazium, Partizanske, Slovakia


2018  Majorana fermion - what it is and what it is not
           lecture series @ University of Tokyo
2017  Quantum information hardware with semiconductors
           lecture series @ University of Tokyo
2008  Spin qubits in quantum dots
           lecture series @ autumn school, Budmerice

Assistence in teaching (recitation classes)

2008  Mesoscopic transport (RCQI Bratislava)
2007  Electrodynamics (University of Regensburg)
2006  Mesoscopic physics (University of Regensburg)
2006  Monte Carlo methods in physics (University of Regensburg)


PhD student            Fabio Baruffa, University of Regensburg
  2007 - 2010      theses defended in summer 2010
bachelor student    Jorge L. C. Diaz, Komenius University Bratislava
  2008 - 2009      bachelors work defended

Publications summary: 63 publications, 2600+ citations, H factor 24 (according to WOS)

4 x  Nature family
18 x  Physical Review Letters / PRX / PRR
32 x  Physical Review B
9 x  other

2016-2018 Kakenhi C grant (16K05411)

CEMS Award 2016
Awarded by the Center of Emergent Matter Science, RIKEN

Selected among the three most representative projects
conducted at University of Basel during the SCIEX program (2009-2015)

The best research result of Institute of Physics in
2012 in category "Basic research"

SCIEX Research fellow stipend 2011-2012

The 2nd best research result of Institute of Physics in
2011 in category "International research"

DAAD research visit stipend 2009
(German ministry of education)

1.-2. place in Scientific works of young physicists 2008
(awarded by Slovak Physical Society)

four year Schwarz stipend for a starting postdoc
(awarded by Slovak Academy of Sciences for the years 2007-2011)