Team Members

Group coach

Stefan Rotter - group director Stefan Rotter
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Postdoctoral fellows

Nicolas Bachelard - PostDoc Nicolas Bachelard, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow
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Non-Hermitian photonics, disordered systems, wavefront shaping, topology,
self-organization
Ivor Kresic - PostDoc Ivor Krešić
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Disordered systems, non-Hermitian photonics, finite element simulations,
nonlinear optics, self-organization

PhD students

Andre Brandstötter - PhD student Andre Brandstötter, DOC Fellow
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Wavefront shaping, complex scattering, disordered systems, non-Hermitian photonics, machine learning
Michael Horodynski - PhD student Michael Horodynski
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Wavefront shaping, complex scattering, scattering theory, disordered systems
Matthias Kühmayer - PhD student Matthias Kühmayer
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Wavefront shaping, complex scattering, disordered systems, multimode fibers,
finite difference and finite element simulations
Kevin Pichler - PhD student Kevin Pichler
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Non-Hermitian photonics, complex scattering, laser theory, exceptional points, optomechanics
Lukas Rachbauer - PhD student Lukas Michael Rachbauer
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Machine learning, wavefront shaping, complex scattering, disordered systems, scattering theory
Elena Redchenko - PhD student Elena Redchenko
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Co-advised with Johannes Fink
Cavity QED, quantum optics, spin ensembles
Alexander Schumer - PhD student Alexander Schumer
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Exceptional points, non-Hermitian photonics, scattering theory
Matthias Zens - PhD student Matthias Zens
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Cavity QED, quantum optics, spin ensembles


Diploma students

Michael Fraller - diploma student Michael Fraller
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Scattering theory, non-Hermitian photonics
Maximilian Geisman - diploma student Maximilian Geismann
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Complex scattering, scattering theory, disordered systems
Markus Kaczvinszki- diploma student Markus Kaczvinszki
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Complex scattering, disordered systems, wavefront shaping
Jakob Melchard - diploma student Jakob Melchard
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Wavefront shaping, complex scattering, scattering theory,
disordered systems


Alumni (with last known whereabouts)

Philipp Ambichl, PhD 2016
UNIQA (Quantitative Modeling)
Himadri Dhar, Lise Meitner Fellow 2016-18
Imperial College London (Research Associate)
Jörg Doppler, PhD 2016
Robert Bosch AG (Engineer)
Sofi Esterhazy, PhD 2013
University of Vienna (Postdoc)
Adrian Girschik, PhD 2015
RUAG Space Austria (Engineer)
Dmitry Krimer, Habilitation 2017
Peterreins & Schley (Patent Engineer)

Matthias Liertzer, PhD 2015
IMS Nanofabrication (Engineer)
Konstantinos Makris, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow 2012-15
University of Crete (Assistant Professor)