Last updated: 2007. nov. 14.

Curriculum vitae


I. Personal data

Name: Járai-Szabó Ferenc
Born: 11. October 1979, Odorheiu Secuiesc, Harghita county, Romania
Address: RO-535600 Odorheiu Secuiesc, str. Insulei nr. 20, ap. 7, Harghita county, Romania
Telephone: +(40)-744-426067
Employment: - researcher, Babeş-Bolyai University, Faculty of Physics, Department of Biomedical Physics
- researcher, Interdisciplinary Computer Simulation Group, Hungarian University Institute of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Work-address: RO-400084 Cluj-Napoca, Str. Kogălniceanu 1, Romania
Work Phone and Fax: 0264-405300/5185, +40-264-591906
E-mail: jferenc@phys.ubbcluj.ro
Webpage: http://atom.ubbcluj.ro/jferenc
Scientific area: computational physics, atomic physics
Research problems: material science, interdisciplinary problems, stochastic phenomena, atomic collisions
Language skills: Hungarian – mother tongue, Romanian – fluent, English – fluent

II. Studies:

  • 1994–1998: High School, “Tamási Áron” High School, Odorheiu Secuiesc, Romania
  • 1998-2002: B.Sc., Physics, Babeş-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
  • 2002–2003: M.Sc., Computational Physics, Babeş-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
  • 2003–2007: Ph.D., Babeş-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania. Proposed title of thesis: Calculation of total and differential ionization cross sections for fast ion impact. Scientific supervisor: prof. dr. László Nagy

III. Scientific carreer:

  • 11.2002–01.2003: research practice, Eötvös Loránd University, Department of Biological Physics, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2006 April: ”Bolyai” Master Workshop, Budapest – The science of networks
  • 2006–…: researcher, Interdisciplinary Computer Simulation Group, Hungarian University Institute – Federation from Cluj/Kolozsvár, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
  • 2007–…: researcher, Faculty of Physics, Babeş-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

IV. Participation in research projects and grants:

  • 2003: member of the Theoretical study of atomic collisions research programme, BCPL, Bergen, Norway.
  • 2003–2004: member of the Physics of Complex Systems research programme of the Sapientia Fund’s Research Institute, Romania.
  • 2004–2005: member of the Synthesis of carbon nanotubes by the spray pyrolysis method, formation of oriented layers and patterns research programme of the Sapientia Fund’s Research Institute, Romania.
  • 2005–2006: member of the Study of the effect of the number and order of carbon atoms in nanotube synthesis research programme of the Sapientia Fund’s Research Institute, Romania.
  • 2005–2007: member of the Modeling self-assembled nanostructures research programme financed by the Romanian National University Research Council (C.N.C.S.I.S.), Romania
  • 2005–2007: member of the Theoretical study of dynamics of nanostructured systems, electronic transitions, quantum effects research programme financed by the Romanian National University Research Council (C.N.C.S.I.S.), Romania
  • 2006–2007: member of the Study of physical processes taking place in the plasma of ECR ion source research programme of the Sapientia Fund’s Research Institute, Romania.
  • 2006–2008: member of the NANOBIOSPEC research programme financed by CEEX, Romania

V. Teaching activity at the Babeş-Bolyai University (Cluj-Napoca, Romania), Faculty of Physics

  • Numerical methods and simulations in physics (B.Sc. level, compulsory, 5. semester)
  • Methods of computational physics (B.Sc. level, optional, 7. semester)

VI. Scientific honors (fellowships, prizes):

  • 2003: ERASMUS/SOCRATES scholarship, GPM2 laboratory (INP Grenoble, CNRS), Grenoble, France
  • 2005: best young researcher prize at the International Conference "Several Aspects of Biology, Chemistry, Informatics, Mathematics and Physics", Oradea, Romania.

VII. Other Academic Activities

  • tutor, Physics College of the Faculty of Physics, Babeş-Bolyai University
  • organizer of the International Conference on Complex Systems and Networks