Faculty

VLADAN VULETIC, Lester Wolfe Associate Professor of Physics

VLADAN VULETIĆ
Lester Wolfe Professor of Physics
Division Head, Atomic, Biological, Condensed Matter and Plasma Physics

EMAIL: vuletic@mit.edu

PHONE: (617) 324-1174

OFFICE: 26-231 Labs: 26-228, 26-230

ASSISTANT: Joanna M. Keseberg (617) 253-6830

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Area of Physics

Atomic Physics

Research Interests

Laser cooling and trapping, quantum physics, quantum entanglement, quantum optics, quantum information processing.

Biographical Sketch

Professor Vladan Vuletić was born in Pec, Yugoslavia, and educated in Germany. In 1992, he earned the Physics Diploma with highest honors from the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, and in 1997, a Ph.D. in Physics (summa cum laude) from the same institution.

While a postdoctoral researcher with the Max-Planck Institute for Quantum Optics in Garching, Germany, Professor Vuletić accepted a Lynen Fellowship at Stanford University in 1997. In 2000, he was appointed an Assistant Professor in the Department of Physics at Stanford and in June 2003 accepted an Assistant Professorship in Physics at MIT. He was promoted to Associate Professor in July 2004. He was promoted to Full Professor in July 2011.

Recent awards include a 2003–04 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship and a 2012 Fellowship of the APS.

Selected Publications

A list of Professor Vuletić's publications is available on the Vuletić Research Group web site.

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