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Šroubek Zdeněk

Ing., DrSc.
Born October 9, 1932 in Prague

  • Solid-state physics
  • Member of Learned Society since 1994 (Founding member)

Educational and professional preparation:

  • 1961, CSc in quantum electronics;
  • 1990, DrSc.

Employment and academic positions:

  • 1957-present, scientist, CSAS (since 1993 AS CR); senior scientist, Institute of Radio Engineering and Electronics (Radiotechnology and Electrotechnology), AS CR;
  • 1967-1969, Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Physics, University of California, Los Angeles (USA);
  • 1997-present, Adjunct Professor of physics, University of California, Riverside (long-term cooperation with the University of California); Universität Essen-(Germany), Technische Universität Vienna (Austria) and Universita della Calabria (Italy).

Notable awards:

  • 1992, CSAS award (for physical electronics)
  • 1995, Regents lecturer, University of California

Selected publications:

  • Z. Sroubek, E.Simanek, R. Orbach: Elecron - nuclear double resonance under uniaxial pressure, Phys. Rev. Lett. 20, 39 (1968)
  • Z. Sroubek: The theoretical and experimental study of ionization processes in sputtering, Surface Science 44, 44 (1973)
  • Z. Sroubek, J. Fine: Electronic excitations produced by deep level promotions during atomic collisions in solids, Phys. Rev. B51, 5635 (1995)
  • Z. Sroubek: Electron emission from solids bombarded by slow neutrals, Phys. Rev. Lett. 78, 3204 (1997)
  • Z. Sroubek: Electron and ion emission from metal contact on ferroelectrics, Applied Physics Lett. 80, 838 (2002)
  • J. A. Yarmoff, Ye. Yang, Z. Sroubek: Imaging the internal electronic structure of a surface adsorbate with low energy ions, Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 086104 (2003)