Ricardo Lobo

My meeting with H. Kamerlingh Onnes

Contact

Phone: +33 1 40 79 44 85
Fax: +33 1 40 79 47 30
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Mailing address:
      LPEM - ESPCI,
      10 rue Vauquelin,
      F-75231 Paris Cedex 5,
      France

Short Vita

  • 2011 - CNRS "Directeur de Recherche" 2ème classe
  • 2005 - Habilitation à Diriger des Recheches
  • 2002 - CNRS "Chargé de Recherche" 1ère classe
  • 2000-2002 - Post doc on optical properties of cuprate superconductors in the current research group.
  • 1999-2000 - Post doc on pump-probe measurements at the free electron laser CLIO - Orsay - France
  • 1997-1999 - Post doc on time resolved infrared spectroscopy at the National Synchrotron Light Source (Brookhaven Nat'l Lab.) - USA
  • 1992-1996 - PhD on optical properties of conducting oxides - CRMHT-CNRS Orléans - France
  • 1990-1992 - MsC on ferroelectric polymers and diffuse phase transitions - UFMG - Brazil

Awards

  • 2008 - Ludwig-Genzel-Prize for optical spectroscopy of superconductors and pump-probe experiements in the far-infrared.

Conference organization

  • 2014 Low Energy Electrodynamics in Solids (LEES), Saint. Hilaire, France, June 29-July 4. Organizers: A. Sacuto, P. Roy, R.P.S.M. Lobo, P. Bourges and F. Gervais.
  • 2014 École GDR MICO, Aussois, France, May. Organizers: B. Leridon, P. Foury, T. Cren, M.B. Lepetit, R.P.S.M. Lobo.
  • 2013 GDR Mico, Roscoff, France, Jan. 7--10. Organizers: P. Foury, R.P.S.M. Lobo, and A. Ralko.
  • 2012 Physique de la Matière Condensée à Paris, Paris, France, March 30. Organizers: C. Delalande, B. Jusserand, R.P.S.M. Lobo, S. Rousset, and A. Shukla.
  • 2011 ICAM Summer School on Multiband and Multiorbital Effectis in Novel Materials, Cargèse, France, Aug. 1--13. Organizers: P. Hirschfeld, R.P.S.M. Lobo, M. Marsi, and I. Vekhter.
  • 2004 CNRS-UIUC workshop on Strongly Correlated Fermions and Functional Oxides, ESPCI, Paris, France, Dec. 16--17. Organizers: N. Bontemps, R.P.S.M. Lobo, and K.Behnia.

Latest papers (much longer list here)

Selected papers

Main research interests

  • Lattice dynamics of multiferroic materials.
  • The optical phase diagram of high-temperature superconductors.
  • Non-equilibrium far infrared pump-probe on metallic superconductors.
  • Optical response of metal-insulator transitions.