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Prof. Ing. Roman Martoňák, DrSc.     

 

Contact

Department of Experimental Physics
Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Informatics
Comenius University in Bratislava
Mlynská dolina F1
842 48 Bratislava                phone: +421 2 60295467
Slovakia

 

 

Research group Computational Materials Science

 

Most cited papers    (Google scholar)

Most recent papers (Google scholar)

 

Awards

Cena za vedu a techniku 2017 - Osobnosť vedy a techniky

Prémia literárneho fondu za trojročný vedecký ohlas v kategórii Prírodné a lekárske vedy za rok 2016

In 2015 nominated by the Accreditation Commission as member of the top scientific team Center of Physics of Complex Systems

Prémia literárneho fondu za trojročný vedecký ohlas v kategórii Prírodné a lekárske vedy za rok 2013

 

Recent invited lectures 

 „Structural transformation in high-pressure polymeric liquid sulfur from ab initio molecular dynamics“ EUROMAT2015, European Congress and Exhibition on Advanced Materials and Processes, September 20 – 24, 2015, Warsaw, Poland

Ab Initio Studies of Pressure-Induced Structural Transformations in Solids” 6th JCS International Symposium on Theoretical Chemistry (JCS-2015), Smolenice, Slovakia, 11. - 14. October 2015

Crystal structure prediction and metadynamics simulations at high pressure“ INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL of CRYSTALLOGRAPHY, 49th Course, High-pressure crystallography: status artis and emerging opportunities, a NATO Advanced Study Institute, Erice, Italy, 27.5. - 2.6.2016

New high-pressure layered phases of CS2 and SiS2“ The 11th International Conference on Cryocrystals and Quantum Crystals (CC11), Turku, Finland,18.8. - 24.8.2016

"High-pressure phase diagram, structural transitions, and persistent non-metallicity of BaBiO3: theory and experiment" E-MRS (European Materials Research Society) 2017 Fall Meeting, 18 - 21 September 2017, Warsaw, Poland

"High-Pressure Phase Diagram, Structural Transitions, and Persistent Non-Metallicity of BaBiO3: Theory and Experiment", 6th International Conference on Superconductivity and Magnetism (ICSM2018), 29.4.-4.5. 2018, Antalya, Turkey

 

Curriculum vitae

 

Born 1964 in Handlová, Slovakia

Nationality Slovak Republic

Marital status married, 2 children

 

Education

Master

1982 - 1987 Study in Solid State Engineering at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Slovak Technical University, Bratislava, Slovakia.

PhD

1989 - 1993 PhD study in Condensed Matter Theory at The International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA), Trieste, Italy under supervision of Prof. E. Tosatti.

Postdoctoral fellowships

1993 - 1994 Post-Doctoral Fellow in the group of Prof. E. Tosatti, International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy.

1995 - 1997 Post-Doctoral Fellow in the group of Prof. K. Binder, Institut für Physik, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität, Mainz, Germany.

1998 - 1999 Post-Doctoral Fellow in the group of Prof. M. Parrinello, Max- Planck-Institut für Festkörperforschung, Stuttgart, Germany.

Habilitation

2004 - 2005 Habilitation at Departement Physik, ETH Zurich, Switzerland 

Habilitation thesis “Constant-Pressure Simulations in Condensed Matter Physics”, submitted in June 2004

Habilitation lecture “Physikalisch motivierte Optimierungsverfahren” (Physically motivated optimization methods), January 2005

Venia Legendi obtained for the field of Computational Physics, valid from 1 April 2005

 

Employment

2000 - 2001 Visiting Associate Professor of Solid State Physics, Department of Physics, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics, Slovak Technical University, Bratislava, Slovakia.

2001 - 2006 Research worker in the group of Prof. M. Parrinello, Computational Science, Department of Chemistry and Applied Biosciences, ETH Zurich, Lugano, Switzerland

2006 - 2014 Associate Professor of Physics, Department of Experimental Physics, Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Informatics, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia

2014 - present Full Professor of Physics, Department of Experimental Physics, Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Informatics, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia