Mgr. Bc. Jiří Svozilík, Ph.D., Ph.D.

Contact:

Email: jiri.svozilik@upol.cz
Address: 17. listopadu 50a, Olomouc, 772 07, Czech Republic
Phone: (+420) 585 631 680
Fax: (+420) 58 563 1692
Links: ResearchGate


Research interest and scientific collaboration

  • Spontaneous parametric down-conversion in nonlinear bulk and waveguide materials
    Key collaborators: doc. Jan Peřina Jr., doc. Jan Soubusta , Dr. Dalibor Javůrek (SLO, Olomouc)
  • Semiconductor Bragg reflection waveguides
    Key collaborators: Prof. Juan P. Torres (ICFO, Barcelona), Prof. Amr S. Helmy (University of Toronto)
  • Orbital angular momentum of light and coherence theory
    Key collaborator: Prof. Juan P. Torres (ICFO, Barcelona)

  • Quantum random walk and decoherence in quantum systems
    Key collaborator: Dr. Roberto de Jesús León-Montiel (INAOE, Puebla)

Carrier

2006 Bachelor degree in Optics and Optoelectronics, Faculty of Science, Palacký University
2008 Master degree in Optics and Optoelectronics, Faculty of Science, Palacký University
2008 Bachelor degree in Applied Informatics, Faculty of Science, Palacký University
2013 Doctoral degree in Optics and Optoelectronics, Faculty of Science, Palacký University
2014 Doctoral degree in Photonics, Institut de Ciències Fotòniques, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya

 

2008 – 2011 Researcher, Institute of Physics ASCR
2011 – present Junior Researcher, Regional Centre of Advanced Technologies and Materials (RCPTM)
2013 – present Postdoctoral Position, Faculty of Science, Palacký University

Foreign stays

  • Quantum & Nonlinear Optics – Ph.D. Summer School, Backfallsbyn, Hven, Sweden, 2008
  • Summer School on Plasmonics – Ph.D. Summer School, Porquerolles Island, France, 2009
  • SUSSP67: Quantum Information & Coherence, Glasgow, UK, 2011
  • ICFO – Institut de Ciències Fotòniques, Barcelona, Spain, 2009-2015
  • Course 191 – Quantum Matter at Ultralow Temperatures, Varenna, Italy, 2014

International conferences and invited talks

  • 15th Central European Workshop on Quantum Optics, Belgrade, Serbia, 2008
  • COST Action MP0702, 3rd MC & Joint WG meeting, Bratislava, Slovakia, 2008
  • SPIE Europe Optics + Optoelectronics 2009, Prague, Czech Republic, 2009
  • 16th Central European Workshop on Quantum Optics 2009, Turku, Finland, 2009
  • 11th International Conference On Squeezed States And Uncertainty Relations and the 4th Feynman Festival, Olomouc, Czech Republic, 2009
  • International Conference on Quantum Information Processing and Communication, Rome, Italy, 2009
  • 17th Central European Workshop on Quantum Optics, St Andrews, UK, 2010
  • Quantum Simulations, Benasque, Spain, 2011
  • SPIE Optics and Optoelectronics, Prague, Czech Republic, 2011
  • 12th International Conference On Squeezed States And Uncertainty Relations and the 5th Feynman Festival, Foz do Iguacu, Brazil, 2011
  • 18th Central European Workshop on Quantum Optics, Madrid, Spain, 2011
  • 19th Central European Workshop on Quantum Optics, Sinaia, Romania, 2012
  • Quantum 2012 VI workshop ad memoriam of Carlo Novera, Turino, Italy,2012
  • 11th Intl. Conference on Quantum Communication, Measurement and Computing. Vienna, Austria, 2012
  • 18th Czech-Polish-Slovak Optical Conference, Ostravice, Czech Republic, 2012
  • SPIE Optics and Optoelectronics, Prague, Czech Republic, 2013
  • The 20th Central European Workshop on Quantum Optics (CEWQO 2013), Stockholm (Sweden) 2013
  • 3th International Conference on Squeezed States and Uncertainty Relations, Norimberk (Germany) 2013
  • 21st Central European Workshop on Quantum Optics (CEWQO 2014), Brussels, Belgium 2014
  • Quantum Simulations, Benasque, Spain, 2015

Awards

  • Awarded by Rector of Palacký University Prize for the best thesis in physics, February 2009
  • Winner of the Dean’s Prize for the best student scientific work in physics, May 2012

Participation in projects

  • Institutional Research Plan AS CR, Section Optics (AVOZ 10100522S, 2005-2009)
  • Generation and characterization of entangled photon pairs in modern nonlinear structures (ProjectGA AV ČR n. IAA 100100713, 2007-2011)
  • Modern methods in teaching applied physics (CZ.1.07/2.2.00/07.0018, Czech Ministry of Education, 2009 – 2012)
  • FI-DGR 2011 (Pre-doctoral scholarships, Generalitat de Catalunya, 2011-2013)
  • Coherence and non-linear optics – selected chapters (Palacký University, 2010-2013)

List of publications

J. Svozilík and J. Peřina Jr.: Properties of entangled photon pairs generated in periodically poled nonlinear crystals, Phys. Rev. A 80, 023819 (2009).

J. Svozilík and J. Peřina Jr.: Generation of entangled photon pairs in periodically poled nonlinear crystals, Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 7354, 73540 (2009).

J. Svozilík and J. Peřina Jr.: Intense ultra-broadband down-conversion from randomly poled nonlinear crystal, Optics Express 18, 27130 (2010).

J. Perina Jr. and J. Svozilík: Randomly poled nonlinear crystals as a source of photon pairs, Phys. Rev. A 83, 033808 (2011).

J. Svozilík, A. Valles, M. Hendrych, and J. P. Torres: Bragg reflection waveguides as a source of photon pairs: theory and experiments, Proc. SPIE 8072, 80720 (2011).

J. Svozilík, M. Hendrych, A. S. Helmy, J. P. Torres: Generation of paired photons in a quantum separable state in Bragg reflection waveguides, Optics Express 9, 3115 (2011).

J. Svozilík and J. Peřina Jr.: Intense ultra-broadband down-conversion from randomly poled nonlinear crystals, Proc. SPIE 8071, 807105 (2011).

J. Svozilík, M. Hendrych, and J. P. Torres: Bragg reflection waveguide as a source of wavelength-multiplexed polarization-entangled photon pairs, Optics Express 20, 15015 (2012).

D. Javůrek, J. Svozilík, and J. Peřina Jr.: Entangled photon-pair generation in metallo-dielectric photonic bandgap structures, Proc. SPIE 8697, 869727 (2012).

J. Svozilík, R. de Jesus Leon-Montiel, and J. P. Torres: Implementation ofspatial two-dimensional quantum random walk with tunable decoherence, Phys. Rev. A 86, 052327 (2012).

J. Svozilík, J. Peřina Jr, and J. P. Torres: High spatial entanglement via chirped quasi-phase-matched optical parametric down-conversion, Phys. Rev. A 86, 052318 (2012).

R. Machulka, J. Svozilík, J. Soubusta, J. Peřina Jr., and O. Haderka: Spatial and spectral properties of the pulsed second-harmonic generation in a pp-ktp waveguide, Phys. Rev. A 87, 013836 (2013).

J. Svozilík, J. Peřina Jr.: Higher-order stochastic quasi-phase-matching in spontaneous parametric down-conversion, Opt. Commun. 306, 113-116 (2013).

A. Valles, M. Hendrych, J. Svozilík, R. Machulka, P. Abolghasem, D. Kang, B. J. Bijlani, A. S. Helmy, and J. P. Torres: Generation of polarization-entangled photon pairs in a bragg reflection waveguide, Opt. Express 21, 10841 (2013).

R. de J. León-Montiel, J. Svozilík, L. J. Salazar-Serrano, J. P. Torres: Role of the spectral shape of quantum correlations in two-photon virtual-state spectroscopy, New J. Phys. 15, 053023 (2013).

J. Svozilík, J. Peřina Jr., and J. P. Torres: Measurement-based tailoring of Anderson localization of partially coherent light, Phys. Rev. A 89, 053808 (2014).

D. Javůrek, J. Svozilík, and J. Peřina Jr.: Proposal for the generation of photon pairs with nonzero orbital angular momentum in a ring fiber, Opt. Express 22, 23743 (2014).

D. Javůrek, J. Svozilík, and J. Peřina Jr.: Photon-pair generation in nonlinear metal-dielectric 1D photonic structures, Phys. Rev. A 90, 053813 (2014).

D. Javůrek, J. Svozilík, and J. Peřina Jr.: Emission of orbital-angular-momentum-entangled photon pairs in a nonlinear ring fiber utilizing spontaneous parametric down-conversion, Phys. Rev. A 90, 043844 (2014).

K. Bartkiewicz, A. Černoch, D. Javůrek, K. Lemr, J. Soubusta, J. Svozilík: Knowing “where the photons have been”, Phys. Rev. A 91, 012103 (2015).