Dr. Michael Zürch


Academic positionLecturer, Assistant Professor, Researcher
Research fieldsOptics, Quantum Optics and Physics of Atoms, Molecules and Plasmas,Solid State and Surface Physical Chemistry, Material Characterisation
Keywordssolid state dynamics, nanoscale imaging, ultrafast spectroscopy, attosecond transient absorption, high harmonic generation
Honours and awards

2018: Max Planck Research Group

2015: Dr.-Ing. Siegfried Werth Dissertation Award

2015: Feodor Lynen Fellowship

2015: Reichart-Prize 2015, Academy of Sciences and Humanities in Erfurt

2014: Springer Theses Dissertation Award

2010: Best diploma thesis award of the Faculty of Physics and Astronomy

Current contact address

CountryUnited States of America
InstitutionUniversity of California, Berkeley
InstituteDepartment of Chemistry

Host during sponsorship

Prof. Daniel NeumarkDepartment of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley
Prof. Dr. Stephen Robert LeoneDepartment of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley
Start of initial sponsorship01/11/2015


2015Feodor Lynen Research Fellowship Programme for Postdocs