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Department of Physics

Employees

Aitor De Andres Gonzalez, doctoral student

Into photonics and material science, currently investigating electron acceleration using femtosecond laser pulses.

Aleksandra Foltynowicz Matyba, associate professor

Head of the Optical Frequency Comb Spectroscopy Group

https://www.umucombs.org/

Alexis Rojas-Briceno, senior research engineer
Andrea Lancichinetti, senior research engineer
Anton Eriksson, doctoral student

Personal web page: https://antoneri.github.io

Arnaud Beth, postdoctoral fellow
Artem Iakunkov, doctoral student
Carol Norberg, associate professor

Lecturer in Space Physics

Carolina Näslund, education administrator
Christian Larsen, senior research engineer
Chuang Lu, doctoral student
Claude Dion, associate professor

Researcher in atomic and molecular physics as well as computational physics.

Daniel Edler, research engineer (absent), doctoral student
Eduardo Gracia, assistant professor
Erik Zäll, doctoral student
Etienne Auroux, doctoral student

I develop new ways to produce light to fabricate devices of any size and shape.

Thus, I focus on materials dissolvable into liquids which I can then spray.

More information here: www.opeg-umu.se

Ghai Siung Chong, postdoctoral fellow

I currently work as a postdoc in the Space Physics group. My research interests include nonlinear structures in space and planetary plasmas.

Hans Forsman, associate professor
Helena Grip, other position

Hospital engineer, assoc. prof. in biomedical engineering and adjunct university lecturer. Research and development within medical technology and movement analysis.

Herbert Gunell, associate professor

I am a space physicist, and my research interests include Earth's magnetosphere, auroral research, other planets, and comets.

Isak Silander, senior research engineer
Jelena Smiljanic, senior research engineer
Jens Zamanian, associate professor

My research is about quantum plasmas. I am also responsible for the internationalisation at the department.

Jesper Lindkvist, senior research assistant
Jia Wang, research fellow

I am a researcher in the Organic Photonics and Electronics Group.

More information on www. opeg-umu.se

Joakim Ekspong, research assistant
Johan Zakrisson, postdoctoral position
Jonna Wilen, other position
Katarina Hassler, human resources administrator
László Veisz, professor

Head of RElativistic Attosecond physics Laboratory (REAL).
REAL home page: https://www.realumu.org/

Linn Mannelqvist, teaching assistant
Lucas Hedström, doctoral student

I work mainly on simulating the dynamics of the genome in cells.

Ludvig Edman, professor

I am leading a research group that develops photonic and electronic devices based on organic materials.

You can find more information on our web page: www.opeg-umu.se

Ludvig Lizana, associate professor

In my research, I want to understand causal relations in gene regulation. To achieve this, I use methods rooted in physics. More information: https://icelab.se/about/team/ludvig-lizana/

Magnus Andersson, associate professor

Head of the Biophysics and Biophotonics group. More information is found here: https://sites.google.com/gapps.umu.se/biophysicsphotonics/

Magnus Neuman, senior research engineer
Malin Rantala, teaching assistant
Maria Hamrin, associate professor

I am a researcher in space plasma physics and I am also director for the engineering programme in physics.

Martin Rosvall, professor

I am interested in understanding how the flow of information through social and biological systems affect their function. Read more on my research website: https://www.martinrosvall.com

Martin Servin, associate professor

I am devoted to digital physics, with a particular focus on computational modelling and simulation of granular materials, robots and vehicles.

Matthias Germann, postdoctoral fellow
Nicolas Boulanger, other position, senior research engineer
Nils Blix, IT systems administrator
Ove Andersson, associate professor
Ove Axner, professor

I work with the development of laser-based measurement technqies for sensitive detection of atoms and molecules in gas phase, primarily analytical laser spectroscopy and refractometry.

Peter Fischer, research assistant
Peter Olsson, associate professor
Piotr Matyba, assistant professor (absent)
Roushdey Salh, senior research engineer
Sandra Mattsson, doctoral student

PhD student in experimental physics, focusing on organic photonics and electronics. Website of the research group: www.opeg-umu.se

Shahab Fatemi, research fellow
Shi Tang, research fellow

I am a researcher in organic photonic and electronic group, focusing on the development of light-emitting electrochemical cells. You can find more information on our web page: www.opeg-umu.se

Sune Pettersson, associate professor

I teach courses in Physics and coordinate physics courses in the teacher programme.
I do research in Physics Education with a focus on group work in physics. 

Thomas Wågberg, professor

I am head of the Department of physics and group leader of "Nano for Energy", an interdisciplinary research group focusing on nanomaterials and their applications in renewable energy.

Tobias Dahlberg, doctoral student
Veronika Vintish, financial administrator
Viktor Jonsson, senior research engineer
Viktor Wiberg, doctoral student
Xiaoying Zhang, doctoral student
Xiuyu Wu, doctoral student
Xueen Jia, research fellow