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Daniel Oblak




Born 12th of May 1978 on Fanø, Denmark

Civil status: Married.


Aug. 1994 – Jun. 1997         Esbjerg Statsskole                                                  Esbjerg


·         Matematisk linie

Sep. 1998 – Apr. 2003          University of Aarhus                                             Aarhus

Bachelors Degree

·         Major in Physics

·         Minor in Mathematics

·         Title of Thesis, “Quantum Defects in the Faraday Interaction of Light with  Cesium Atoms”

Jun. 2001 – Aug. 2004         University of Aarhus                                             Aarhus

Masters Degree

·         Physics

·         Title of Thesis, “Non-destructive, Interferometric, Quantum Noise Limited Measurements on Cold Caesium Atoms”

Nov. 2004 – Oct. 2007          University of Copenhagen                          Copenhagen

PhD Degree (not yet completed)

·         With QUANTOP at the Niels Bohr Institute

·         Title of Project, “Quantum State Engineering in Cold Caesium Atoms”



·         Daniel Oblak, Plamen G. Petrov, Carlos L. Garrido Alzar, Jens K. Mikkelsen, Wolfgang Tittel, Anton K. Vershovski, Jens L. Sørensen and Eugene S. Polzik,

“Quantum noise limited interferometric measurement of atomic noise: towards spins squeezing on the Cs clock transition”

(Submitted to Phys. Rev. A)


·         rg H. Müller, Plamen G. Petrov, Daniel Oblak, Carlos L. Garrido Alzar, Sebastian R. de Echaniz and Eugene S. Polzik,

“Diffraction effects on light-atomic ensemble quantum interface”

(Submitted to Phys. Rev. A)


·         Carlos L. Garrido Alzar, Plamen G. Petrov, Daniel Oblak, Jörg H. Müller and Eugene S. Polzik,

“Compensation of eddy-current induced magnetic field transients in a MOT”

(Submitted to Rev. of Scientif. Instr.)




Laboratory experience

Aug. 2002 – Jan. 2003                                                                                            Aarhus

·         Quantum Optics Laboratory @ Institute of Physics & Astronomy

Feb. 2003 –                                                                                                     Copenhagen

·         Quantum Optics Laboratory @ Niels Bohr Institute

Teaching experience

Mar. 1998 – Jul. 1998                                                                                 Taipei, Taiwan

·         Teaching English

Extracurricular activities

Tutor for freshmen students


Danish – mother tongue, English – proficiency in written and spoken lang., German – advanced in spoken and intermediate in written lang., Croatian – advanced in spoken lang.

Other qualifications

Jan. 2003                                University of Aarhus                                             Aarhus

·         Certificate of completion of course in mechanical workshop.