Julien Bachmann

Bahmann JProfessor of Laser Chemistry and Laser Materials Science

Saint Petersburg State University, Institute of Chemistry, Chair of Chemistry and Laser Materials Science
Universitetsii Prospekt 26
198504 St.Petersburg, Russia

tel: 007-921-9346566
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Born on 3/30/1978 in Biel (CH) — Swiss citizen — married, three children.

Native French speaker, fluent in English and German.

ISI ResearcherID: G-4381-2011
ORCID: 0000-0001-6480-6212

Academic Curriculum

since 9/2017

Saint Petersburg State University (Saint Petersburg, RUS), Institute of Chemistry, Chair of Laser Chemistry and Laser Materials Science

Full Professor (secondary appointment)

since 7/2017

University of Erlangen-Nürnberg (Erlangen, D), Chemistry Department

Full Professor (W3) of Thin Film Materials Chemistry


University of Erlangen-Nürnberg (Erlangen, D), Chemistry Department

Associate Professor (W2) of Inorganic Chemistry


University of Hamburg (Hamburg, D), Physics Department

Junior Professor (W1)


University of Hamburg, Physics Department

Senior scientist with Prof. K. Nielsch


Max Planck Institute of Microstructure Physics (Halle, D)

Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellow with Prof. U. Gösele


Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, USA), Chemistry Department

Ph. D. student with Prof. D. G. Nocera
Doctor of Philosophy in Inorganic Chemistry, 2006


University of Lausanne (Lausanne, CH), Chemistry Department Undergraduate student — Diploma thesis with Prof. C. Floriani

Diplôme de chimiste, 2001


2020 Otto Mønsted Guest Professor, Danish Technical University

2017 Outstanding Reviewer Award for Nanotechnology, Institute of Physics

2015 Consolidator grant, European Research Council

2013 Starting grant, Cluster of Excellence ‘Engineering of Advanced Materials’, Erlangen

Teaching prizes, University of Hamburg Physics Department:
  • 2012 First prize in the category “Advanced lectures”
  • 2011 First prizes in “Advanced lectures” and in “Introductory lectures”
  • 2010 First prize in “Advanced lectures”, second prize in “Introductory lectures”
  • 2009 Second prize in “Advanced lectures”

2010 Zweite Mitgliedschaft in the Chemistry Department, University of Hamburg

2009 Bestätigung der Lehrbefähigung in Experimentalphysik, University of Hamburg

2006 Humboldt Research Fellowship, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

2005 Morse travel grant, MIT Chemistry Department

2005 Bruker/MIT Symposium poster prize, MIT Chemistry Department

2002 Award for Excellence in Teaching by a Graduate Student, MIT Chemistry Department

2002 Syngenta Monthey Prize, University of Lausanne

2001 Presidential Fellowship, MIT

2000 Louis Pelet Prize, University of Lausanne

1999 Faculty Prize, University of Lausanne

Third-Party Funding

11.4 M€ secured since 2008