Curriculum Vitae
Fellowships
Publications

Dr. Thomas Fernholz

Address: School of Physics and Astronomy
The University of Nottingham
University Park, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, UK
Phone: +45-35325204
E-mail: fernholz@nbi.dk

Curriculum Vitae

since 2008 Lecturer
Midlands Ultracold Atom Research Centre (MUARC)
(Atom chips / Quantum memories)
2007-2008 Postdoc
Niels Bohr institute / Prof. Eugene Polzik
(Quantum memories)
2005-2006 Postdoc
University of Amsterdam / Dr. Robert Spreeuw
(Atom chips)
2002-2005 Postdoc
University of Heidelberg / Prof. Jörg Schmiedmayer
(Atom chips / Quantum memories)
1998-2001 PhD student
University of Heidelberg / Prof. Jürgen Wolfrum
(Diode laser spectroscopy in full-scale combustion processes)
1996-1997 Research Visit
University College Cork (Ireland) with Albert A. Ruth
in collaboration with Plasma Ireland
(Cavity ring down spectroscopy on jet-cooled molecules)
1995-1996 Diploma Student
University of Göttingen / Prof. Reinhard Pottel
(Ultrasonic spectroscopy on pre-critical liquids)
1993-1994 Student
University of Göttingen
1990-1992 Student
University of Braunschweig

Fellowships

2005-2006 Research and Training Network 'Atomchips'
EU Marie Curie Actions
1997 Postgraduate student grant
University College Cork
1996-1997 Trainee EU fellowship
Leonardo da Vinci
1991-1996 Undergraduate student grant
Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes

Publications

(26) S. Whitlock, R. Gerritsma, T. Fernholz, R. J. C. Spreeuw:
Two-dimensional array of microtraps with atomic shift register on a chip
submitted (2008)
arxiv:0803.2151 (2008)

(25) T. Fernholz, H. Krauter, K. Jensen, J. F. Sherson, A. S. Sørensen, E. S. Polzik:
Spin Squeezing of Atomic Ensembles via Nuclear-Electronic Spin Entanglement
Physical Review Letters 101, 073601 (2008)
arxiv:0802.2876 (2008)

(24) J. J. P. van Es, S. Whitlock, T. Fernholz, A. H. van Amerongen, N. J. van Druten:
Three-dimensional character of atom-chip based rf-dressed potentials
Physical Review A 77, 063623 (2008)
arxiv:0802.0362 (2008)

(23) T. Fernholz, R. Gerritsma, S. Whitlock, I. Barb, R. J. C. Spreeuw:
Fully permanent magnet atom chip for Bose-Einstein condensation
Physical Review A 77, 033409 (2008)
arxiv:0705.2569 (2007)

(22) R. Gerritsma, S. Whitlock, T. Fernholz, H. Schlatter, J. A. Luigjes, J.-U. Thiele, J. B. Goedkoop, R. J. C. Spreeuw:
A lattice of microtraps for ultracold atoms based on patterned magnetic films
Physical Review A 76, 033408 (2007) - pdf
arxiv:0706.1170 (2007)
Virtual Journal of Quantum Information Vol. 7, issue 10 (2007)

(21) T. Fernholz, R. Gerritsma, P. Krüger, R. J. C. Spreeuw:
Dynamically controlled toroidal and ring-shaped magnetic traps
Physical Review A 75, 063406 (2007) - pdf
arxiv:physics/0512017 (2005)

(20) S. Manz, T. Fernholz, J. Schmiedmayer, J.-W. Pan:
Collisional decoherence during writing and reading quantum states
Physical Review A 75, 040101(R) (2007) - pdf
arxiv:quant-ph/0608159 (2006)
Virtual Journal of Quantum Information Vol. 7, issue 4 (2007)

(19) M. Wilzbach, A. Haase, M. Schwarz, D. Heine, K. Wicker, X. Liu, H.-H. Brenner, T. Fernholz, B. Hessmo, J. Schmiedmayer:
Detecting Neutral Atoms on an Atom Chip
Fortschritte der Physik 54, 746-764 (2006) - pdf
arxiv:physics/0608189 (2006)

(18) X. Liu, K.-H. Brenner, M. Wilzbach, M. Schwarz, T. Fernholz, J. Schmiedmayer:
Fabrication of alignment structures for a fiber resonator by use of deep-ultraviolet lithography
Applied Optics 44, 6857-6860 (2005) - pdf
arxiv:physics/0608216 (2006)

(17) W. Gurlit, R. Zimmermann, C. Giesemann, T. Fernholz, V. Ebert, J. W. Wolfrum, U. Platt, J. P. Burrows:
Light-Weight Diode Laser Spectrometer CHILD (Compact High-altitude In-situ Laser Diode) for Balloon-Borne Measurements of Water Vapor and Methane
Applied Optics 44, 91-102 (2005) - pdf

(16) S. Groth, P. Krüger, S. Wildermuth, R. Folman, T. Fernholz, D. Mahalu, I. Bar-Joseph, J. Schmiedmayer:
Atom Chips: Fabrication and Thermal Properties
Applied Physics Letters 85, 2980-2982 (2004) - pdf
arxiv:cond-mat/0404141 (2004)

(15) H. Teichert, T. Fernholz, V. Ebert:
Simultaneous in situ measurement of CO, H2O and gas temperatures in a full-sized coal-fired power-plant by near-infrared diode lasers
Applied Optics 42, 2043-2051 (2003) - pdf

(14) T. Fernholz, H. Teichert, V. Ebert:
Digital, phase-sensitive detection for in situ diode-laser spectroscopy under rapidly changing transmission conditions
Applied Physics B 75, 239-236 (2002) - pdf

(13) E. Schlosser, T. Fernholz, H. Teichert, V. Ebert:
In situ Detection of Potassium Atoms in High-Temperature Coal-Combustion Systems using Near-Infrared-Diode Lasers
Spectrochimica Acta 58 (11), 2347-2359 (2002) - pdf

(12) A. A. Ruth, T. Fernholz, R. P. Brint, M. W. D. Mansfield:
The T1¬S0 Absorption Spectrum of Gaseous 4H-Pyran-4-thione
Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy 214, 80-86 (2002) - pdf

(11) H. Teichert, T. Fernholz, V. Ebert:
In situ Measurement of CO, H2O and Gas Temperature in a Lignite-Fired Power-Plant
Laser Applications to Chemical and Environmental Analysis, OSA Technical Digest, pp. ThB3-1 - ThB3-3 (2002) - pdf

(10) V. Ebert, T. Fernholz, P. Vogel:
Empfindlicher extraktiver Gasnachweis mit Nahinfrarot-Diodenlasern am Beispiel von O2 und CH4
Technisches Messen 68 (10), 439-447 (2001) - pdf

(9) V. Ebert, T. Fernholz, C. Giesemann, H. Pitz, H. Teichert:
Diodenlaserbasierte probenahmefreie Multikomponenten-Gasanalyse in einem 1000 MWth-Gaskraftwerk
Technisches Messen 68 (9), 406-414 (2001) - pdf

(8) T. Fernholz, H. Teichert, E. Schlosser, V. Ebert:
Datenerfassung und -analyse für diodenlasergestützte Absorptionsspektroskopie in industriellen Verbrennungsprozessen
in Rahman Jamal/Hans Jaschinski (Editor), "Virtuelle Instrumente in der Praxis - Begleitband zum Kongress VIP2001", ISBN 3-7785-2829-7, pp. 71-77, Hüthig, Heidelberg (2001) - pdf

(7) V. Ebert, T. Fernholz, C. Giesemann, H. Pitz, H. Teichert, J. Wolfrum and H. Jaritz:
Simultaneous diode-laser-based in situ detection of multiple species and temperature in a gas-fired power plant
Proceeding of the Combustion Institute 28, 423-430 (2000) - pdf

(6) E. Schlosser, T. Fernholz, H. Pitz, W. Christmann, V. Ebert:
High Temperature In-Situ-Detection of Atomic Potassium with NIR-Diode Lasers
Schriften des Forschungszentrums Jülich, Reihe Energietechnik/Energy Technology, ISSN 1433-5522, Vol. 15, Part I, pp. 27-30 (2000) - pdf

(5) H. Pitz, T. Fernholz, C. Giesemann, V. Ebert:
Simultaner In-situ-Nachweis von CH4, H2O und der Temperatur mit NIR-Diodenlasern zur Überwachung von Zündvorgängen in Gaskraftwerken
VDI-Berichte Nr. 1551, pp. 61-66 (2000)

(4) H. Pitz, T. Fernholz, C. Giesemann, V. Ebert:
Diode-Laser-Based In-situ-CH4-Detection for the Surveillance of Ignition Processes in Gas-fired Power-Plants
Laser Applications to Chemical and Environmental Analysis, OSA Technical Digest, pp. 111-113 (2000) - pdf

(3) T. Fernholz, H. Pitz, V. Ebert:
In-situ monitoring of water vapor and gas temperature in a coal fired power-plant using near-infrared diode lasers
Laser Applications to Chemical and Environmental Analysis, OSA Technical Digest, pp. 77-79 (2000) - pdf

(2) H. Pitz, T. Fernholz, C. Giesemann, V. Ebert:
In-situ-CH4-Nachweis mit Diodenlasern zur Überwachung von Zündvorgängen in Gaskraftwerken
VDI-Berichte Nr. 1492, pp. 441-447 (1999)

(1) A. A. Ruth, T. Fernholz, R. P. Brint, M. W. D. Mansfield:
The cavity ring-down absorption spectrum of the S0 ® T1 and S0 ® S1 transition of jet-cooled 4-H-1-benzopyrane-4-thione
Chemical Physics Letters 287 (3-4), 403-411 (1998) - pdf


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