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ETH Zürich
Prof. Dr. Hans Jakob Wörner
Laboratorium für Physikalische Chemie
HCI E 237
Vladimir-Prelog-Weg 2
8093 Zürich
Switzerland


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Publications

Curriculum Vitae

Short CV

Appointments

  • 10/2013 - present: Laboratory of Physical Chemistry, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
    Associate Professor
  • 09/2010 - 09/2013: Laboratory of Physical Chemistry, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
    Assistant Professor
  • 08/2007 - 07/2010: Joint Laboratory for Attosecond Science, National Research Council of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
    Research Associate in the group of Prof. P. B. Corkum
  • 04/2007 - 06/2007: Laboratoire Aimé-Cotton du CNRS, Orsay, France
    Postdoctoral Fellow in the group of Prof. Ch. Jungen

Education

ETH Zürich, Switzerland

  • PhD in Physical Chemistry 2007
    Dissertation Topic: “High-resolution spectroscopic studies of non-Born-Oppenheimer effects”
  • Diploma in Chemistry
  • Studies of Chemistry (2nd preliminary diploma and diploma)

EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland

  • Studies of Chemistry (1st preliminary diploma)

Honors and Awards

  • Carus Medal (2015)
    Leopoldina, German National Academy of Sciences, Halle (Saale), Germany
  • Klung Wilhelmy Science Award (2014)
    Otto Klung Foundation at the Free University of Berlin and Dr. Wilhelmy Foundation, Germany
  • Broida Prize (2013)
    32nd International Symposium on Free Radicals, Potsdam, Germany
  • Nernst-Haber-Bodenstein Prize (2013)
    German Bunsen Society for Physical Chemistry, Frankfurt, Germany
  • Elected Member of the Junge Akademie (2013)
    The Junge Akademie at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities and at the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina, Berlin, Germany
  • Ruzicka Prize (2012)
    ETH Zürich, Switzerland
  • Academy Prize for Chemistry (2012)
    Göttingen Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Germany
  • ERC Starting Grant (2012)
    European Research Council
  • Grammaticakis-Neumann International Prize in Photochemistry (2012)
    Swiss Chemical Society, Berne, Switzerland
  • SNSF Professorship (2010)
    Swiss National Science Foundation, Berne, Switzerland
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship (2007)
    Swiss National Science Foundation, Berne Switzerland
  • Medal for outstanding PhD thesis (2007)
    ETH Zürich, Switzerland

Academic Activities

Organization of conferences and conference sessions:

  • Member of the International Steering Committee for the International Conference on Extreme Light (ICEL) 2017, Szeged, Hungary, November 6-9, 2017
  • "Ultrafast Optical Technologies" chair of Sub-Committee for the Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) / Europe 2017 Munich, Germany, June 25-29, 2017
  • Session Chair at Faraday Discussion, "Ultrafast Imaging of Photochemical Dynamics", Edinburgh, UK, August 31 - September 2, 2016
  • "Ultrafast Optics and Applications" Sub-Committee for the Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) / Europe - the European Quantum Electronics Conference (EQEC) 2015, Munich, Germany, June 21-25, 2015
  • "Ultrafast Dynamic Imaging of Matter", Grindelwald, Switzerland, March 8-12, 2015
  • "Physical Chemistry" at the Fall Meeting of the Swiss Chemical Society, Zurich, Switzerland, September 11, 2014
  • ”Chemical Dynamics", 113th Bunsentagung (Annual German Conference on Physical Chemistry), Hamburg, Germany, May 29-31, 2014
  • ”Ultrafast Chemical Dynamics” at the Frontiers in Optics / Laser Science Conference of the Optical Society of America, Orlando (Florida), USA, October 6-10, 2013
  • ”High-Harmonic Spectroscopy”, Wilhelm and Else Heraeus-Seminar, Bad Honnef, Germany, January 28 - February 1, 2013
  • ”Ultrafast Chemical Dynamics” at the Frontiers in Optics / Laser Science Conference of the Optical Society of America, Rochester (New York), USA, October 14-18, 2012
  • Physical Chemistry at the Fall Meeting of the Swiss Chemical Society,
    September 13, 2012

Review panel member:

  • Swiss Light Source Proposal Review Committee

Reviewer for the following funding agencies:

  • Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF)
  • US Department of Energy (DOE)
  • Austrian Science Foundation (FWF)
  • Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
  • Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
  • Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR)
 
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