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Anna Sitek


Curriculum Vitae


August 2016 till present:
Postdoctoral researcher at the School of Science and Engineering of Reykjavik University
Research group of Prof. Andrei Manolescu and Prof.Vidar Gudmundsson.
Research project: Core-shell nanoantennas

August 2014 - July 2016
Postdoctoral researcher at the Science Institute of the University of Iceland.
Research group of Prof. Andrei Manolescu and Prof. Vidar Gudmundsson.
Research project: Optical properties of core-shell systems

October 2013 till present:
Assistant professor at the Department of Theoretical Physics of the Wrocław University of Technology.
Research group: Theory of excitation dynamics in semiconductors of Prof. Paweł Machnikowski.

February - June 2013:
Guest scientist at School of Science and Engineering of the Reykjavik University. Research group of Prof. Andrei Manolescu.

November 2011:
Rector of the Wroclaw University of Technology award in recognition of distinctive contributions to the activities of the university.

November 2011 - October 2014:
Scholarship for outstanding young researchers granted by the Minister of Science and Higher Education of the Polish Government.

October 2011 - September 2012:
Scholarship within Young Staff 2015 Plus – Strengthening the range of courses offered at the Wrocław University of Technology in university-wide subjects and the implementation of the new interdisciplinary PhD studies project co-financed by the European Union within the European Social Fund.

October - December 2011:
Guest scientist at School of Science and Engineering of the Reykjavik University. Research group of Prof. Andrei Manolescu.

2011 - 2014:
Principal researcher in the National Science Center grant (2011/01/ B/ST3/02415 ), Collective luminescence of quantum dots, (project leader: Prof. Paweł Machnikowski).

October 2010 - September 2013:
Research and teaching assistant at the Institute of Physics of the Wrocław University of Technology.
Research group: Theory of excitation dynamics in semiconductors of Prof. Paweł Machnikowski.

September 2010:
PhD thesis with honors:Collective effects in spontaneous emission from double quantum dots (PDF) supervised by Prof. Paweł Machnikowski, Institute of Physics of the Wrocław University of Technology

April - September 2010:
Scholarship within Teaching and research abilities development of young employees of the Wrocław University of Technology project co-financed by the European Union within the European Social Fund.

2010 - 2012:
Researcher in the Alexander von Humboldt Research Group Linkage Grant, Optical properties, quantum optical control and dephasing in semiconductor nanostructures (project leaders: Prof. Paweł Machnikowski and Prof. Dr. Tilmann Kuhn).

2009 - 2010:
Principal researcher in the PhD grant Vacuum-induced coherence in double quantum dot structures financed by the Polish Ministry of Research and Higher Education (N N202 1052 36, project leader: Prof. Paweł Machnikowski).

October 2008 - June 2009:
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) research grant for doctoral candidates and young academics and researchers, Technical University Berlin, research group: Nonlinear optics and quantum electronics of Prof. Dr. Andreas Knorr.

2007 - 2010:
Researcher in the research project Ultrafast kinetics and nonlinear optical response of lowdimensional semiconductor nanostructures: quantun dot molecules and quantum wells financed by the Polish Ministry of Research and Higher Education (N N202 1336 33, project leader: Prof. Paweł Machnikowski).

October 2006 - September 2010:
PhD studies under supervision of Prof. Dr. Arkadiusz Wójs and Prof. Paweł Machnikowski focused on optical properties of double quantum dots and quantum dot molecules at the Institute of Physics of the Wrocław Univer­sity of Technology.

July 2006:
Diploma thesis: Decoherence of carrier states localized in quantum dot systems supervised by Dr. Paweł Machnikowski, Faculty of Fundamental Problems of Technology of the Wrocław University of Technology, grade awarded: Excellent.
Third best academic record at the Faculty of Fundamental Problems of Technology of the Wrocław University of Technology in the year 2006.

2005:
Award for outstanding academic record and research activity granted by the Ministry of Education of the Polish Government.

October 2003 - July 2006:
Individual programme of study under supervision of Prof. Dr. Lucjan Jacak focused on Theoretical Physics, especially on Quantum Information Theory.

February 2002 - July 2006:
Member of students' study group Photon.

October 2001 - July 2006:
Physics studies at the Faculty of Fundamental Problems of Technology at the Wrocław University of Technology.