Francesca Ferlaino

Francesca Ferlaino

Univ.-Prof. Dr.

Technikerstrasse 25

A-6020 Innsbruck Austria, Europe

Tel Office: +43 512 507 - 52440

Tel Lab: +43 512 507 - 52441

Fax: +43 512 507 - 52492


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Short CV

2014 - present Professor of Physics (Tenure), University of Innsbruck and Research Director of Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information (IQOQI- Innsbruck)
2014 Declined "Alexander von Humboldt Professorship and Full Professor W3)" offer from Ulm University, Germany
2013 - present Director of the Research Center "Physics-Innsbruck" (Forschungsschwerpunkte Physik) at the University of Innsbruck
2012 - 2014 University Professor (P99) for Atomic Physics at the University of Innsbruck (5 years)
2011 - 2012

Associate Professor position at the University of Innsbruck; (permanent)

2009 - 2011 Research and Teaching Associate (Assistenzprofessorinnen) at the University of Innsbruck

2007- 2009

Lise-Meitner Postdoctoral Research position, University of Innsbruck, Austria in the Ultracold atoms and quantum gases group


Visiting Scientist at the Inst. für Experimentalphysik, Univ. of Innsbruck (Austria)


Post-doctoral fellowship at LENS, Firenze (Italy)


PhD in Experimental Physics at the Università degli Studi di Firenze, Firenze (Italy)


Diploma degree in Theoretical Physics at the Università Federico II, Napoli (Italy)


Degree Fellowship at the International School for Advanced Studies (ISAS), Trieste (Italy)


Studies of Physics at the Università Federico II, Napoli (Italy)

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2013 Alexander von Humboldt Professorship Award
2011 Preis der Landeshauptstadt Innsbruck (together with S. Knoop and M. Berninger)
2011 AIDDA Prize for Women in Science
2010 Kohlrausch Prize of the Austrian Physical Society (?PG)
2010 ERC Starting Grant
2009 START-Prize of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF)


Photo Gallery
Landeshauptstadt Ibk
AIDDA Prize START Prize Pize of Stadt Innsbruck
and some more pictures from the lab...   ...and office


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Present & Past Team pictures:

A dinner with the LevT, LENS group in Paris, LevT outdoor, LENS group in Varenna, ERBIUM outdoor




last change FF, Sept 2011