Background and activities

Arne Brataas is the director of the Center of Excellence QuSpin (https://www.ntnu.edu/quspin).

Brataas received his Ph.D. in physics from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in 1997. He has been a postdoctoral fellow at TU Delft (1997-1999) and Harvard University (1999-2002) and, since 2002, professor at his alma mater. 

He was the chairman of the Kavli Prize Committee in Nanoscience (2013-2019) and a recipient of the 2015 ERC Advanced Grant. 

His main interests are quantum transport and spin dynamics in insulators, semiconductors, metals, and superconductors.  

 

Projects:

Research Council of Norway, Senterleder, Senter for Fremragende Forskning (SFF),  Center for Quantum Spintronics

QuSpin PhD students directly supervised: 

Ph.D. students: Therese Frostad, Andreas Tiedemann Glaser Janssønn, Bjørnulf Brekke, and Vemund Falch.

Publications:

https://publons.com/researcher/2554727/arne-brataas/

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Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications