Prof. Dr. Ludwig Schultz

Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research Dresden, Dresden, Germany, EU

 

Position: Scientific Director of Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research Dresden, Dresden, Germany, EU.

 

At the METAL 2014 conference Prof. Dr. Ludwig Schultz will open the conference by the plenary lecture:
High Temperature Superconductors and their Application for Levitation.


Education:

1966 - 1971      Study of Physics, University of Goettingen, Germany, EU
1971 - 1976   Ph.D. in Physics, University of Goettingen, Germany, EU

 

Research interests:

1973 - 1979   Research Associate, Institute of Metal Physics, University of Goettingen, Germany, EU
1978 - 1979   IBM World Trade Postdoc, IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, N.Y., USA
1980 - 1989   Staff Scientist at Siemens Research Laboratories, Erlangen, Germany, EU
1989 - 1993   Head of „High Temperature Superconductors and Magnetic Materials“ Department at the Siemens Research Laboratories, Erlangen, Germany, EU
1990 - 1993   Honorary Lecturer, Physics Department, University of Augsburg, Germany, EU
since 1993   Full Professor (C4) of Metallic Materials and Metal Physics, TU Dresden (Germany, EU) and Director of the Institute of Metallic Materials at the Leibniz-Institute of Solid State and Materials Research (IFW) Dresden (Germany, EU)
2008 - 2013              Scientific Director of IFW Dresden, Germany, EU

 

Honours and Prices:

1986   Masing Memorial Award of Deutsche Gesellschaft für Materialkunde (DGM)
2004   Dresden Congress Award 2004 (class: over 1001 participants) for DPG Solid State Physics Spring Meeting, Dresden, March 2003
2005   ISMANAM Senior Scientist Award 2005
2006   Heyn-Denkmünze of Deutsche Gesellschaft für Materialkunde
2006   Wissenschaftspreis des Stifterverbandes für die deutsche Wissenschaft
2009   European Materials Medal (Federation of European Materials Societies (FEMS)
2010   Fellow Professor, University of Ulsan, Korea
2010   Thornton Medal (incl. Clerk Maxwell Award), The Institute of Materials, Minerals & Mining (IOM3)
2010   „Ehrennadel“ of the German Physical Society (DPG)
2012   Staudinger-Durrer Medal of the ETH Department of Materials, Zurich, Switzerland

 

Summary of publication activity:
http://www.ifw-dresden.de/prof-dr-ludwig-schultz/publications/

 

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