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Academic degrees

- 1974 Master of science (civilingenjör) in electrical engineering at Chalmers University of Technology
- 1980 Ph D (Teknisk doktor) in Applied Physics at Linköping university
- 1984 Docent in Applied Physics at Linköping university

Positions

- 740601-780131 Stipend, Ph D student, CTH
- 780201-820731 Res ass, lecturer, senior research engineer, LiU
- 820801-830731 Post doc, USA
- 830801-851130 Senior research engineer, LiU
- 851201-870214 "Docent" (ass prof), LiU
- 870215-870731 Acting professor of Applied Physics, LiU
- 870801-911130 "Docent", LiU
- 911201-970131 Senior lecturer, LiU
- 970201-990430 Acting professor of Measurement Technology, LiU
- 990501-current Professor (division leader up to 111231) of Laboratory of Applied Optics, LiU
- 120101 - 131231 part time (20%) at Impact Coatings AB

Parental leave around 3 months 1978
Military service 15 months 1970/71

Ph D supervision

Ongoing

Christina Åkerlind, Advanced Multilayer Systems (Ass. supervisor, Järrendahl examiner)

Doctors degree

1993 Roger Jansson, Spectroscopic Ellipsometry. Instrumentation and Applications
1994 Jan Mårtensson, Spectroscopic Ellipsometry. Characterization of Thin Organic Layers
1995 Kenneth Järrendahl, Growth and Characterization of Amorphous Ge/Si Multilayered Structures
1999 Shahin Zangooie, Porous Silicon Thin Films and Multilayered Systems 
2003 Linda Karlsson, Biomolecular Interactions with Porous Silicon
2003 Guoliang Wang, Gas Sensing Based on Ellipsometric Readout
2003 Alexander Lindquist, Wide Band Gap Materials by Spectroscopic Ellipsometry
2003 Michael Tulldahl, Airborne Laser Depth Sounding
2004 Lennart Båvall, Determination of Coating Thickness with Eddy Currents
2005 Michal Poksinski, Total Internal Reflection Ellipsometry
2006 Jimmy Bakker, New Methodology for Optical Sensing and Analysis
2009 Iryna Valyukh, Uppsala university
2009 Torun Berlind, Biomultilayers
2014 Roger Magnusson, Mueller-matrix ellipsometry of nanostructures
2015 Jonas Berqqvist, Conducting polymers (Ass. supervisor, Inganäs examiner)
2016 Lia Fernadez Del Rio, Natural nanostructures (Ass. supervisor, Järrendahl examiner)

(2013 Saulius Tumenas, Optical Response of ZnMgRE Quasicrystals, Vilnius - Consultant)

 

Licentiate degree

1983 Andreas Palmqvist
1997 Leif Pettersson, Anisotropic Properties of Layered Media
2000 Annika Johansson, Amorphous silicon for p-i-n photodiodes
2002 Raffaeli Rani, Physical Modeling of the Interactions between Proteins and Surfaces
2015 Christina Åkerlind, Advanced Multilayer Systems (Ass. supervisor, Järrendahl examiner)

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Visiting scientists and students

Senior Scientists
Mathias Schubert, Universiteit Leipzig, August - September 2002
Borong Shi, The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, August 2005
Mazato Tazawa, Aist, Nagoya, Japan, multiple visits
Alexandra Wronkowska, Institute of Mathematics and Physics, Bydgoszcz, multiple visits
Arturo Mendoza, Mexico, August 2008 - July 2009, August 2012 - August 2013

Post Docs
Shuwen Guo, China, 1994 - 1996
Gang Jin, China, 1994 - 1996
Torun Berlind, December 2009 - February 2012
Iryna Valyukh, January 2010 -  June 2013

Ph D students
Saulius Tumenas, Semiconductor Physics Institute, Vilnius, October 2009, March 2012, December 2013
Saby Sarkar, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, April 2009 - June 2010
Julie Boulenguez, Marie and Pierre Curie Université in Paris, February - April 2007

Being opponent

Faculty opponent – Ph D
1996 Simon Alaeddin, University of Göteborg
1993 Erik Wold, University of Trondheim, Trondheim
1997 Morten Kildemo, Norwegian Univeristy of Science and Technology, Trondheim
2009 Frantz Stabo-Eeg, Norwegian Univeristy of Science and Technology, Trondheim
2011 Josefine Selj, University of Oslo

Faculty opponent – Tekn Lic
1994 Daniel Rönnow, Uppsala University
1999 Mathias Boström, Linköping university
2003 Xavier Badel, KTH

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Invitated talks at conferences

2013: ICSE-VI, May 26-31, Kyoto, Invited tutorial
2013: Ellipsometry Workshop, Twente Universiteit
2012: E-MRS Fall Meeting. September 17-21, Warsaw
2012: XXI Int. Materials Research Congress (IMRC), August 12-17, Cancun, Mexico
2012: 7th Workshop Ellipsometry (WSE2012), March 5-7, Leipzig
2011: Int. Conf. on Metallurgical Coatings and Thin Films (ICMCTF), May 2-6, San Diego
2010: 5th Int. Conf. on Spectroscopic Ellipsometry ( ICSE V), 23-28 May, Albany, NY (Plenary talk)
2009: AVS 56th Int. Symp. & Exhibition, November 7-13, San Jose
2009: 5th Workshop Ellipsometry (WSE2009), March 2-4, Zweibrücken
2009: 1st European Workshop on Polarization Based Optical Techniques in Biology and Medicine, 30-31 March, Massy, France (two invited talks)
2007: 71 Annual Meeting of the Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft, March 26 – 30, Regensburg
2006: 4th Workshop Ellipsometry (WSE2006), February 20-22, Berlin
2002: 2nd workshop Ellipsomterie (WSE2002), February 18-20, Berlin
2000: Eurosensors XIV, Copenhagen, August 27-30, Copenhagen (keynote speaker)
2000:
Int Conf on Metallurgical Coatings and Thin Films (ICMCTF)  April 10-14, San Diego
1997:
2nd  Int Conf on Spectroscopic Ellipsometry (ICSE2), May 12-15, Charleston
1993: 1st  Int Conf on Spectroscopic Ellipsometry (ICSE1), January 11-14, Paris
1988: Nordiska Ytkemidagarna, Stockholm

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Committees

Ph D examination committees (link for details)
     14 times at Linköping University
     18 times at other Swedish universties
     2 times abroad
Docent (equivalent) committees (link for details)
Conference committees (link for details)

Ph D courses given

1979 - Ellipsometry
1981 - Advanced ellipsometry
1985 - Analysis and physics of optical spectra
1990 - Optics of thin solid films
1991 - Part in "Micronics" - a national Ph D course
1992 - Spectroscopic ellipsometry - a national Ph D course
1996 - Ellipsometry - mini course
1997 - Thin Film Optics
1998 - Modeling of Optical Spectra, 5p
1999 - Spectroscopic ellipsometry
2000 - Spectroscopic ellipsometry
2002 - Basics of Material Optics
2004 - Spectroscopic Ellipsometry, 5p
2008 - Optical Response of Materials (ORM), 4hp
2009 - Reflection and Transmission Optics (RETRO), 4hp
2010 - Principles, Instrumentation, Methodology and Applications of Ellipsometry (PRIMA), 4hp
2010 - Ellipsometry in Life Sciences (Göteborgs universitet)
2011 - Polarized Light (POLIGHT), 4hp
2013 - Spectroscopic Ellipsometry, (Zilina University)
 


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