Denis Arcon

Name Denis Arcon
Work Groups Work Group 1 - Synthesis
Work Group 2 - Characterisation
Laboratory Faculty of mathematics and physics
Organisation University of Ljubljana
Website http://www-f5.ijs.si/darcon2
Areas of Research fullerenes, innorganic nanotubes, superconductors
Research Keywords magnetic resonance, fullerenes, innorganic nanotubes

Areas of Future Interest correlated electron systems

Selected Publications:

Brief CV
Biography
Denis Arcon

Born: 12.11.1968 (Ljubljana)
EDUCATION:
Diploma: Faculty of mathematics and physics, University of Ljubljana, october 1992; Title "13C NMR in solid C60", mentor prof. dr. Robert Blinc
PhD Thesis: Faculty of mathematics and physics, University of Ljubljana, December 1998; Title: "Magnetic resonance measurements of organic ferromagnet TDAE-C60", mentor prof. dr. Robert Blinc.

POSITIONS:
1992-1998: Young researcher at Institute Jožef Stefan, Department for solid state physics.
1998-1999: Postdoctoral fellow at University of Sussex, Brighton, Great Britain.
2000-2001: Research position at Institute Jožef Stefan, Deparment for solid state physics.
2001-2008: Assistant professor at Faculty for mathematics and physics, University of Ljubljana and part time position at the Institute Jožef Stefan.
2008-...: Professor at Faculty for mathematics and physics, University of Ljubljana and part time position at the Institute Jožef Stefan.

RESEARCH FIELDS:
Experimental solid state physics:
Experimental techniques: Electron paramagnetic resonance (pulsed and cw, X-band, EPR in high magnetic fields), nuclear magnetic resonance, muon spin relaxation
Materials: fullerenes, low-dimensional magnetic systems, inorganic nanostructures (titania-derived nanotubes), LiMn(Fe)PO4 systems, amorphous carbon, composite materials, unconventional superconductors including pnictides

Selected publications:
1. LAPPAS, A., PRASSIDES, K., VAVEKIS, K., ARÄŒON, Denis, BLINC, Robert, CEVC, Pavel, AMATO, A., FEYERHERM, R., GYGAX, F. N., SCHENCK, A. Spontaneous magnetic ordering in the fullerene charge-transfer salt (TDAE)C60. Science (Wash. D.C.), 1995, vol. 267, str. 1799-1802. [COBISS.SI-ID 9787943]
2. MIHAILOVIĆ, Dragan, ARČON, Denis, VENTURINI, Peter, BLINC, Robert, OMERZU, Aleš, CEVC, Pavel. Orientational and magnetic ordering buckyballs in TDAE-C60. Science (Wash. D.C.), 1995, 268, str. 400-402. [COBISS.SI-ID 369508]
3. TAKABAYASHI, Yasuhiro, JEGLIČ, Peter, ARČON, Denis. The disorder-free non-BCS superconductor Cs[sub]3C[sub](60) emerges from an antiferromagnetic insulator parent state. Science (Wash. D.C.), 2009, vol. 323, no. 5921, str. 1585-1590. [COBISS.SI-ID 22509351]
4. ARČON, Denis, CEVC, Pavel, OMERZU, Aleš, BLINC, Robert. Ferromagnetic resonance in TDAE-C[sub]60. Phys. rev. lett., 1998, vol. 80, str. 1529-1532. [COBISS.SI-ID 13164583]
5. MIHAILOVIĆ, Dragan, JAGLIČIĆ, Zvonko, ARČON, Denis, MRZEL, Aleš, ZORKO, Andrej, REMŠKAR, Maja, KABANOV, Viktor V., DOMINKO, Robert, GABERŠČEK, Miran, GÓMEZ-GARCÍA, C. J., MARTÍNEZ-AGUDO, J. M., CORONADO, E. Unusual magnetic state in lithium-doped MoS[sub]2 nanotubes. Phys. rev. lett., 2003, vol. 90, p. 146401-1-146401-4. [COBISS.SI-ID 17424167]
6. DOMINKO, Robert, ARČON, Denis, MRZEL, Aleš, ZORKO, Andrej, CEVC, Pavel, VENTURINI, Peter, GABERŠČEK, Miran, REMŠKAR, Maja, MIHAILOVIĆ, Dragan. Dichalcogenide nanotube electrodes for Li-ion batteries. Adv. mater. (Weinh.), 2003, vol. 14, str. 1531-1534. [COBISS.SI-ID 17127463]
7. PREGELJ, Matej, ZAHARKO, Oksana, ZORKO, Andrej, KUTNJAK, Zdravko, JEGLIČ, Peter, BROWN, P. J., JAGODIČ, Marko, JAGLIČIĆ, Zvonko, BERGER, Helmuth, ARČON, Denis. Spin amplitude modulation driven magnetoelectric coupling in the new multiferroic FeTe[sub]2O[sub]5Br. Phys. rev. lett., 2009, vol. 103, no. 14, str. 147202-1-147202-4.
8. JEGLIČ, Peter, BOS, J.-W. G., ZORKO, Andrej, BRUNELLI, M., KOCH, K., ROSNER, H., MARGADONNA, Serena, ARČON, Denis. Influence of the Nd 4f states on the magnetic behavior and the electric field gradient of the oxypnictides superconductors NdFeAsO[sub](1-x)F[sub]x. Phys. rev., B, Condens. matter mater. phys., 2009, vol. 79, no. 9, str. 094515-1-094515-7. [COBISS.SI-ID 22492199]
9. ARÄŒON, Denis, PREGELJ, Matej, CEVC, Pavel, ROTAS, Georgios, PAGONA, Georgia, TAGMATARCHIS, Nikos, EWELS, Christopher Paul. Stability, thermal homolysis and intermediate phases of solid hydroazafullerene C[sub](59)NH. Chem. commun. (Lond., 1996), 2007, no. 32, str. 3386-3388. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/b703766j. [COBISS.SI-ID 20940327]
10. ARÄŒON, Denis, ZORKO, Andrej, MAZZANI, M., BELLI, Maria, PONTIROLI, D., RICCO, M., MARGADONNA, Serena. The structural and electronic evolution of Li[sub]4C[sub](60) through the polymer-monomer transformation. New journal of physics. [Online ed.], 2008, vol. 10, str. 033021-1-033021-17. [COBISS.SI-ID 21529383]
ORGANISATION OF SCIENTIFIC EVENTS:

1. 3rd Slovenian workshop on nanoscience and nanotechnology [also] SLONANO 2004. Ljubljana: Institute "Jozef Stefan", October 21-22, 2004.
2. 5th Symposium of Science and Technology of Nanomaterials in Slovenia, September 20-21, 2006, Ljubljana, Slovenia. SLONANO 2006 : Organic, inorganic and biomolecular nanostructures: from fundamental science to applications
3. Physics: Opportunity for Slovenian economy, Ljubljana, May 10, 2005.
4. Magnetic resonance in highly frustrated magnets, Kranjska Gora, 1.-4. februar 2010.
5. Organization of Josef Stefan Institute Colloquia since 1.1.2007


AWARDS:
2008 – Zois award: Slovenian national award for outstanding research achievements
1998 – Golden emblem of Inštituta Jožef Stefan
1997 – International Union for Materials Research (IUMRS), Tokyo