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Marcos Rigol

Marcos Rigol

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  • Associate Professor of Physics
Office: 150C Davey Lab
Mail: 104 Davey Lab, PMB #109
University Park, PA 16802
Email: mrigol [ AT ] phys [ DOT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Phone: (814) 865-2286

Education

  1. Institute of Nuclear Sciences and Technology (ICSTN), Havana, Cuba (B.S. in Nuclear Physics, Summa Cum Laude), 1999
  2. Institute of Nuclear Sciences and Technology (ICSTN), Havana, Cuba (M.S. in Nuclear Physics), 2000
  3. University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany (Ph.D. in Physics, Summa Cum Laude), 2004

Specialties:

Condensed Matter Physics
  • Theoretical
  • Computational
Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
  • Theoretical
  • Computational

Honors and Awards

  • Young Scientist Prize - International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP), Commission 10: Structure and Dynamics of Condensed Matter (2011)
  • Kavli Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences (2015)

Selected Publications

Research Interests

  • Non-equilibrium quantum dynamics
  • Strongly correlated systems
  • Ultracold gases
  • Magnetism
  • Disorder
  • Computational physics