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Alexander Szameit

OSA Awards & Distinctions



Alexander Szameit earned his Ph.D. from the University of Jena in 2007. Since 2016, he has been the Professor for Experimental Solid State Physics at the University of Rostock. Previously, he was a junior professor at ACP at the Friedrich Schiller University. He was awarded the 2014 Adolph Lomb Award from OSA “for groundbreaking contributions to linear and nonlinear light evolution in photonic lattices, and photonic simulations of quantum, solid state, and relativistic phenomena.”



Document Created: 1 May 2020
Last Updated: 1 May 2020