Jaroslav Trnka

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Assistant Professor

Department of Physics
1 Shields Ave
Davis, CA 95616

Office: 443 Physics Building
Phone: 609-865-6198
Email: trnka@ucdavis.edu

Personal Website: http://trnka.physics.ucdavis.edu

Research Areas

Career History

  • 2015 Assistant Professor, University of California, Davis
  • 2013-2015 Postdoctoral Fellow, California Institute of Technology

Honors

  • 2013 Vaclav Votruba award for best PhD thesis in theoretical physics
  • 2012 Milan Odehnal prize, Czech Physical Society
  • 2008 Joseph Henry Prize, Princeton University
  • 2008 Fulbright Science and Technology Award
  • 2008 McKinsey Award
  • 2007 GAUK, Research grant for young talented students of Charles University in Prague
  • 2003 Praemium Bohemiae Prize
  • 2003 Honorary Sheet of Minister of Education of the Czech Republic