**PERSONAL INFORMATION**

Name Adam Sawicki

Date of birth 31.12.1984

Nationality Polish

**ACADEMIC DEGREES**

**19.10.2016** – Habilitation in Theoretical Physics, Nicolas Copernicus University, Torun, Poland. Dissertations: The momentum map and quantum corellations.

**23.09.2014** – PhD in Mathematics, University of Bristol, UK. Dissertations: Topology of graph configuration spaces and quantum statistics. Faculty of Science Commendation.

**14.11.2011** – PhD in Theoretical Physics, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland. Dissertaitions: Symplectic Geometry of Entanglement.

**26.02.2010** – MSc in Theoretical Physics, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland. Dissertations:Classical nonintegrability of a quantum chaotic SU(3) Hamiltonian system.

**C****URRENT POSITION**

**10.2016 –** … Associate Professor of Mathematical Physics, Center for Theoretical Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences

**PREVIOUS POSITIONS**

**10.2015-10.2016** – Marie Curie Research Fellow, School of Mathematics, University of Bristol, UK.

**10.2013-10.2015** – Marie Curie Research Fellow, Centre for Theoretical Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA.

**10.2010-10.2013** – PhD student, School of Mathematics, University of Bristol, UK. **03.2010-10.2010** – Assistant, Centre for Theoretical Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland. **03.2008-03.2010** – Trainee Researcher, Centre for Theoretical Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland.

**FELLOWSHIPS and SCHOLARSHIPS**

**10.2013-10.2016** – Marie Curie International Outgoing Fellowship, two years in The Centre for Theoretical Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA and one year in School of Mathematics, University of Bristol, UK.

**10.2010-10.2013** – The University of Bristol Postgraduate Research Scholarship, School of Mathematics, University of Bristol, UK.

**AWARDS**

1. The Minister of Science Scholarship for Outstanding Young Scientists, 2016, The Ministry of Science and Higher Education, Poland

2. ‘Stypendium Start’, 2015, Foundation for Polish Science

3. ‘Stypendium Start’, 2014, Foundation for Polish Science

4. School of Mathematics Excellence Award, 2010-2013, University of Bristol, UK

**FINISHED GRANTS**

**10.2013-10.2016** Complex Topology, Ayons and Entanglement. Funding source: Marie Curie International Outgoing Fellowship ERC, 285 000 Euros. I was the Main Investigator in this project.

**06.2012-06.2014** Geometry and Topology of Quantum Correlations. Funding source: The Ministry of Science, Poland 45 000 Euros. I was the Principal Investigator in this project.

**03.2011-05.2013** Quantum Statistics on graphs. Funding source: The Ministry of Science, Poland 15 000 Euros. I was the Principal Investigator in this project.

**ON-GOING GRANTS**

**06.2016 -06.2021** Optimality, Universality and Controllability in the Theory of Quantum Computing. Funding source: National Science Center, Poland 200 000 Euros. I am the Principal Investigator in this project.

**SUPERVISION OF GRADUATE STUDENTS AND POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS**

**10.2015-now** – Tomasz Maciazek, a current PhD student in mathematical physics at the Center of Theoretical Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences.

**09.2016-now** – Katarzyna Karnas, a current PhD student in mathematical physics at the Center of Theoretical Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences.

**09.2012-10.2015** – Tomasz Maciazek, a former MSc student in mathematical physics at the Center of Theoretical Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences.

**TEACHING ACTIVITIES**

2010-2012 Tutorials in Calculus, Linear Algebra and Geometry, Mathematics for Economics and Biology students, School of Mathematics, University of Bristol, UK.

**ORGANISATION OF SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS** 05.2015 From Geometry and Chaos to Quantum Information and Neurobiology, Warsaw, Poland. A member of the organising committee

**COMMISSIONS OF TRUST**

**10.2016-12.2016** Expert in the Mathematical Physics panel for Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships H2020-MSCA-IF-2016.

**2010-2016** Reviewer in Communications in Mathematical Physics, Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical, Journal of Mathematical Physics, Reports on Mathematical Physics, The European Physical Journal D, International Journal of Quantum Information, Quantum Information Processing.

**MEMBERSHIPS OF SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES**

**2012-2016** Research Network: AGA: Analysis on Graphs, Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), United Kingdom, 2012-2016

**2010-2013** Junior Member of the Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Science, Cambridge, UK

**CONFERENCE TALKS:**

**11**. 08.2015, Universality of Beamsplitters, Nonlinear Control and Geometry, Institute of Mathematics PAS, Bedlewo, Poland

**10**. 04.2015, Universality of Beamsplitters, From Geometry and Chaos to Quantum Information and Neurobiology Symposium in honour of Marek Kus 60th birthday, Warsaw, Poland

**9**. 06.2015, Quantum Statistics on graphs, Quantum Correlated Matter and Chaos – A Workshop in Honour of the Life and Work of Richard Prange, Dresden, Germany

**8**. 09.2014, Topology of graph configuration spaces and quantum statistic, Topological Phases of Quantum Matter, Vienna, Austria

**7**. 01.2013, Convexity of momentum map, spherical actions and quantum correlations, Symposium on Geometry of quantum correlations, Warsaw, Poland

**6**. 12.2012, A new approach to N-particle quantum statistics, Quantum Graphs Workshop, Bristol,UK

**5**. 11.2012, A geometric look at quantum entanglement, Symmetries and Universality in Mesoscopic Systems, Langeoog, Germany

**4**. 04.2012, Geometry and quantum correlations, Young researchers in mathematics, Bristol, UK

**3**. 01.2012, Symplectic geometry of entanglement, Geometry of quantum entanglement CIRM, Marseille, France

**2**. 12.2011, Scattering from Isospectral Graphs, Quantum graphs in Mathematics, Physics and Applications Stockholm, Sweden

**1**. 05.2011, Isoscattering quantum graphs, 5th Workshop on Quantum Chaos and Localization Phenomena, Warsaw, Poland

**SEMINAR TALKS**

**19.** A fresh look at universal quantum gates, CTP PAS seminar Warsaw 11.05.2016 , QI group seminar Bristol, 11.08.2016

**18**. Topology of configuration spaces and exchange statistics, Applied Topology Seminar, Bristol, 28.04.2016

**17**. Momentum maps and quantum correlations I and II, Jacobs University, Bremen, 23-24.02.2016

**16.** Universal optical gates, Quantum Information Seminar, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK, 03.02.2016

**15**. Universality of Beamsplitters, Mathematical Physics Seminar, Baylor University, Waco, USA, 30.04.2015

**14**. Topology of configuration spaces and quantum statistics, QI group seminar, MIT, 17.05.2014

**13.** Quantum statistics on graphs, Seminarium ICFO, Barcelona, Spain, 24.01.2014

**12**. N-particle quantum statistics on graphs, CTP PAS seminar, 22.10.2013; Institute of Mathematics PAS, Algebra-Geometry-Physics seminar, 22.10.2013; Department of Mathematics, University of Reading, Analysis seminar, 15.02.2013

**11**. A link between Quantum Entanglement, Secant varieties and Sphericity, ITP,ETH Zurich, QI seminar, 05.02.2013

**10**. Spherical actions, convexity of the momentum map and classification of quantum states, University of Warsaw, QI seminar, 17.01.2013

**9**. Symplectic techniques in the entanglement theory, University of Nottingham, mathematical physics seminar, 14.05.2012

**8**. Symplectic geometry of quantum correlations, CTP PAS, Warsaw, theoretical physics seminar, 04.01.2011

**7**. Geometry of quantum correlations, Department of Physics, Nicolaus Copernicus University, mathphys seminar, 19.05.2011

**6**. Symplectic geometry and quantum correlations, University of Bristol, mathematical physics and beyond seminar, 03.06.2011;University of Bristol, mathematical physics seminar, 24.06.2011

**5**. Self-adjoint extensions of hermitian operators I and II, University of Bristol, mathematical physics and beyond seminar, 18.11.2011 and 25.11.2011

**4**. Isoscattering quantum graphs, CTP PAS,Warsaw, theoretical physics seminar, 06.01.2010; Institute of Mathematics PAS, Warsaw, Algebra-Geometry-Physics seminar, 17.03.2010

**3**. Scatering matrices of isospectral quantum graphs Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, mathematical physics seminar, 14.09.2009

**2**. Classical nonintegrability of quantum chaotic SU(3) Hamiltonian system, School of Mathematics, University of Bochum, 17.06.2009

**1**. Non-integrability of Hamiltonian systems and differential Galois theory I and II, CTP PAS seminar, Warsaw, 07.01.2009 and 14.01.2009

**CONFERENCE POSTERS**

5. From Quantum Chaos to Graphs and Spectral Patterns, Weizmann Institute of Sciences, Rehovot, 11-15.09.2016, poster: Universal quantum gates.

4. 44th Symposium on Mathematical Physics, New Developments in the Theory of Open Quantum Systems, Torun, 20-24.06.2012, poster: The momentum map geometry and quantum entanglement

3. Symposium of National Quantum Information Centre, Sopot 18-19.05.2012, poster: Symplectic techniques in the entanglement theory

2. Quantum Malta: Fundamental Problems in Quantum Physics 24-27.04.2012, Malta, poster: Symplectic techniques in the entanglement theory,

1. Symmetries and Universality in Mesoscopic Systems, Munich 02.2011, poster: Limits of representations