Magnus Paulsson Ph.D.

Paulsson, Magnus
Position Department / Business Unit
Post-doc Research Associate Electrical and Computer Engineering
Institution Disciplines
Purdue University Engineering Soft Nano
City State / Provence
West Lafayette Indiana
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Dr. Paulsson's research as a Post Doctoral Research Associate in Prof. Supriyo Datta's group, deals with theoretical calculations of electrical conduction through molecules.


1996-2001 : Ph.D. Dept. of Physics, Link¨oping University, Sweden; 1991-1996 : Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering, Link¨oping University, Sweden

Career Highlights

2001-current : Working with Prof. Supriyo Datta as a Post Doctoral Research Associate, School of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Purdue University

Teaching (20 % duty) of M.Sc. student at Link¨oping University, Sweden.
Classes: Electromagnetism 1997-2000 (180 hours in classroom),
             Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics 1996 - 2000 (144 h)
             Modern physics 2000 (24 h),
             Numerous laboratory exercises (154 h).

Voluntarily teaching: Lecturing \young scientists" at the Unga forskare (Young Scientists association) summer school, duration one week each, Summer 1997-2000

Scholarship granted by \Markussen" foundation, V¨axj¨o, Sweden, 1999, 25000 SEK for research performed

Referee for the Journal of Chemical Physics

Participation in developing web-based research and educational tools, specifically \MolCToy" and \Huckel-IV 2.0" found at \".


Contributor to the Handbook of Nanoscience, Engineering and Technology, Second Edition (CRC Press) 2007.

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