Rakitzis Theodore - Peter

Professor

Telephone: 

+30-2810-391125

Fax: 

+30-2810-391305

Office: 

111 Physics Bldg. & FORTH

Education: 

Peter Rakitzis received his Ph.D. from Stanford University in 1997, for the experimental study of atomic and molecular angular momentum in bimolecular reactions.

Career: 

He served as a research associate at Stanford University (1997-1998) and FORTH / IESL (1999-2000). In 2001 he was elected as a Lecturer at the Department of Physics of the University of Crete and promoted to Assistant Professor in 2006. He became Associate Professor in 2011 and Professor in 2016.

Interests: 

Interference phenomena in molecular photodissociation, and production of spin-polarized atoms. The role of angular momentum in atomic and molecular collisions. Absorption and polarization spectroscopy in linear and ring cavities.

University of Crete - Department of Physics - P.O Box 2208 - GR-71003 Heraklion, Greece
phone: +30 2810 394300 - fax: +30 2810 394301