Name: Jurjiu

First name: Aurel Gheorghe

Nationality: Romanian

Date of birth: 18.10.1976

E-mails: aurel.jurjiu@phys.ubbcluj.ro

                jurjiu@yahoo.com

Education and training

1995 – 1999  Student at Babes-Bolyai University, Faculty of Physics, Cluj-Napoca, Romania. 

1999 – 2000  Master of Science at Department of Theoretical Physics, Faculty of Physics, Babes-  

                      Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania.

2001 – 2005  Ph.D student at Department of Theoretical Polymer Physics, Albert-Ludwigs

                      University, Freiburg, Germany

                      Research topics: - Study the relaxation dynamics of polymer networks modeled by

                                                    finite dual Sierpinski gaskets

                                                 - Study the relaxation dynamics of polymer networks modeled by  

                                                    finite generalized Vicsek fractals

                                                 - Energy transfer and trapping in macromolecules

Nov. 2005     I received my PhD degree in Physics. The title of my PhD thesis: Dynamics of

                      Polymer Networks Modelled by Finite Regular Fractals.

                      Scientific advisor: Prof. Dr. Alexander Blumen

May 2007     Training course on computer programming: FLUENT and GAMBIT at Fluent

                      Deutschland (Darmstadt).

Work experience

Jan. 2006– Dec.2006 Postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Theoretical Polymer Physics, 

                      Albert-Ludwigs University, Freiburg, Germany.

                      Research topics: Study of the relaxation dynamics of irregular hyperbranched

                                                  networks

2007–2008 Postdoctoral researcher at Institut für Mechanische Verfahrenstechnik und Mechanik, 

                   Technical University of Karlsruhe, Germany

                    Research topic: colloidal stability and flow induced aggregation in complex fluids

2009–2011 Postdoc researcher at Babes-Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoca, Department of  

                   Theoretical and Computational Physics

                   Research topics: - Study of the relaxation dynamics of perturbed hyperbranched

                                                  fractals

                                               - Study of the relaxation dynamics of multihierarchical fractal 

                                                  structure

                                               - Tight-binding molecular dynamics simulations of radiation induced 

                                                   fragmentationof fullerenes

                                               - Investigation of the denaturation process of branched DNA

                                                  structures using commercial programming code Amber

Dec. 2011– Sept.2012 Postdoctoral researcher at Leibniz-Institute for Polymer Research Dresden,

                   Theory of Polymer Department (headed by Prof. Dr. Jens-Uwe Sommer), Germany.

                   Research topic: Theory and simulations of dendritic polymers

Dec. 2012– Nov.2013 Guest researcher at Leibniz-Institute for Polymer Research Dresden,

                   Theory of Polymer Department

Dec. 2013-Feb. 2014 Postdoctoral researcher at Leibniz-Institute for Polymer Research Dresden,

                   Theory of Polymer Department

May 2014-Nov. 2014 Guest researcher at Leibniz-Institute for Polymer Research Dresden,

                   Theory of Polymer Department

Won Projects:            

01.07.2009–30.06.2011 Principal investigator on the CNCSIS project RP 14 Nr. 2 /01.07.2009

      Project title: Theoretical study of the denaturation process of branched DNA structures

      Total funds of the project (in Euro): 117219

01.10.2015-30.09.2017 Project leader on the UEFISCDI PN-II-RU-TE-2014-4-1957, cod project 234/01.010.2015

      Project title: Theoretical study of complex polymer networks

      Total funds of the project (in Lei): 542.225,00

Conferences and invited talks:

      Over 20 participation at international conferences and given talk

      Juni 2010   -invited talk at University of Freiburg

      May 2011  -invited talk at University of Bologna

According to Web of Science

      Articles published: 24

      Sum of the times cited: 383

      Sum of the times cited without self-citations: 276

      Hirsch index: 12

Referee at APS (journal: Physical Review E)

Computer skills and competences

       Fortran, Mathematica, GAMBIT, FLUENT, Amber

 

 

 

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