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Marcos
Rigol
Professor of Physics
Marcos Rigol

Mail: 104 Davey Lab, PMB #109 
University Park, PA 16802

Education

Institute of Nuclear Sciences and Technology (ICSTN), Havana, Cuba (B.S. in Nuclear Physics, Summa Cum Laude), 1999
Institute of Nuclear Sciences and Technology (ICSTN), Havana, Cuba (M.S. in Nuclear Physics), 2000
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

  • Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (2019)
  • Faculty Scholar Medal for Outstanding Achievement in the Physical Sciences, The Pennsylvania State University (2019)
  • Highly Cited Researcher in the field of Physics, Clarivate Analytics Web of Science Group (2019)
  • Vice Chair ('16-'17), Chair-Elect ('17-'18), Chair ('18-'19), and Past Chair ('19-'20), Division of Computational Physics (DCOMP) of the American Physical Society
  • Fellow of the American Physical Society (2015)
  • Kavli Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences (2015)
  • Young Scientist Prize - Structure and Dynamics of Condensed Matter - International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP) (2011)

Selected Publications (last five years)

Reviews