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Leonardo Ranasinghe

Name: Leonardo Ranasinghe

Nationality: Italian

Master in: Physics

College/University: University of Hamburg

PIER research field: Nanoscience

Research topic: Development of droplet drilled quantum dots for single photon manipulation and non-classical light storage

Further research interests:
Quantum theory, neuroscience

Research group: Epitaxial nanostructures

Supervisor/s of thesis: Wolfgang Hansen and Christian Heyn

Special features about the research group:
Lot of encouragement and space for new ideas; highly competent and collaborative team members; great mentoring from supervisors, who are constantly willing to help.

I plan to submit my thesis in: December 2021

This is what brought me to Hamburg/Benefits from PIER (Cooperation of DESY and Universität Hamburg):
International and young environment, interesting research topic and possibility for European collaboration through EU scholarship, courses to develop myself outside my research field (e.g. soft-skills), long international stays at collaborating institutions.

My plans for my career after my PhD:
Career in industrial R&D and developing a start-up

Hobbies/Outreach: Muay thai, abstract drawing, piano

My favorite place in Hamburg: Blankenese low lighthouse and Bornpark

Jennifer Popp
Particle and Astroparticle Physics
Leonardo Ranasinghe
Linda Vanessa Thesing
Photon Science
Ángel Ferran Pousa
Event Calendar
06 Oct. 2021 to 22 Dec. 2021
05 Nov. 2021 to 10 Dec. 2021
Chaired by: Theresa Schredelseker (PIER (Partnership for Innovation, Education and Research))
Location: link will follow
Room: online
29 Nov. 2021 - 09:30
Location: Online - the links will be sent seperately
29 Nov. 2021 - 13:00
Speaker: Sven Velten (FS-PS (FS-PS Fachgruppe MCP))
29 Nov. 2021 - 15:00
29 Nov. 2021 - 15:00
Speaker: Dennis Bjoern Brueckner (FS-PETRA (PETRA III))
30 Nov. 2021 - 10:00
Chaired by: Maximilian Fernandes Barros
Location: online via Zoom
30 Nov. 2021 - 16:00
Location: Hamburg
Room: Auditorium
02 Dec. 2021 - 10:00
Speaker: Jan Hermann
Location: https://desy.zoom.us/j/83631120632, password 235618
Room: CFEL 99, SR IV and zoom
02 Dec. 2021 - 15:00
Speaker: Alexandra Dobrynina (University of Hamburg, Germany & P.G. Demidov Yaroslavl State University, Russia)
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