César Fernández-Ramírez

 

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CV in pdf (October 2013)

                   

Contact

JLab Physics Analysis Center
Center for Theoretical and Computational Physics
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility — Jefferson Lab
12000 Jefferson Avenue, Newport News, VA 23606, USA

- Electronic address: cesar[the.at.symbol]jlab.org
- Phone: (+1) 757-269-7844
- Fax: (+1) 757-269-7002

Research Interests

- Chiral Symmetry
- Hadron Spectroscopy
- Meson Photoproduction
- Quantum Chaos in Hadrons
- Quantum Chromodynamics
- Regge Physics

Academic Training

- Licentiate in Physics (Fundamental Physics). Universidad Complutense de Madrid, June 2001.
- MSc in “Atomic and Nuclear Physics and Renewable Power”. Universidad Complutense de Madrid, June 2003.
- Marie Curie Fellow: “Doctoral Training Programme on Nuclear Structure”. ECT*, August-November 2003.
- PhD in Physics with “Doctor Europeus” mention: “Electromagnetic Production of Light Mesons”. Universidad Complutense de Madrid, June 2006.

Former Research Positions

- “Juan de la Cierva” Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Departamento de Física Atómica, Molecular y Nuclear at Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain, 2011-2013
- Postdoctoral Research Associate, European Centre for Theoretical Studies in Nuclear Physics and Related Areas (ECT*), Fondazione Bruno Kessler, Italy, 2009-2011
- Postdoctoral Researcher, Center for Theoretical Physics and Laboratory for Nuclear Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA, 2007-2009
- Researcher, Departamento de Física Atómica, Molecular y Nuclear at Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain, 2007
- PhD student, Instituto de Estructura de la Materia at CSIC and Departamento de Física Atómica, Molecular y Nuclear at Universidad de Sevilla, Spain, 2002-2006

Teaching

Lecturer

- Degree in Physics, 2010-2011, 2011-2012: Physics Laboratory (1st yr). Statistics and computing classes
- Degree in Chemistry, 2012-2013: General Physics (1st yr, 2nd semester).
- Master Erasmus Mundus in Nuclear Fusion Science and Engineering Physics, 2010-2011, 2011-2012, 2012-2013: Computational Physics.

Master Thesis Supervisor

- Inter-Universitary Master on Nuclear Physics: “Chaos in Hadrons” by Roberto Moreno (in collaboration with L. Muñoz)

Lectures

- Random Numbers
- Statistics: Estimation
- Statistical Mechanics
- Molecular Dynamics
- Monte Carlo Integration
- Metropolis Monte Carlo
- Ising Model
- Genetic Algorithms
- The Dynamics of the HIV Infection

Publications

1. C. Fernández-Ramírez, E. Moya de Guerra, J.M. Udías
Hints on the quadrupole deformation of the $\Delta$(1232)
Physical Review C 73, 042201(R) (2006); arXiv; Article

2. C. Fernández-Ramírez, E. Moya de Guerra, J.M. Udías
Effective Lagrangian Approach to pion photoproduction from the nucleon
Annals of Physics (N.Y.) 321, 1408-1456 (2006); arXiv; Article

3. C. Fernández-Ramírez, A. Relaño
Spectral-fluctuations test of the quark-model baryon spectrum
Physical Review Letters 98, 062001 (2007); arXiv; Article

4. C. Fernández-Ramírez, E. Moya de Guerra, J.M. Udías
Analysis of the quadrupole deformation of $\Delta$(1232) within an effective Lagrangian model for pion photoproduction from the nucleon
European Physical Journal A 31, 572-574 (2007); arXiv; Article

5. C. Fernández-Ramírez, E. Moya de Guerra, J.M. Udías
Eta photoproduction as a test of the extended chiral symmetry
Physics Letters B 651, 369-373 (2007); arXiv

6. E.M. Darwish, C. Fernández-Ramírez, E. Moya de Guerra, J.M. Udías
Helicity dependence and contribution to the GDH sum rule of the $\vec{\gamma} \vec{d} \to \pi NN$ reaction channels in the energy region from threshold up to the $\Delta$(1232) resonance
Physical Review C 76, 044005 (2007); Article

7. C. Fernández-Ramírez, E. Moya de Guerra, J.M. Udías
Crossing symmetry and phenomenological widths in effective Lagrangian models of the pion photoproduction process
Physics Letters B 660, 188-192 (2008); arXiv

8. E.M. Darwish, C. Fernández-Ramírez, E. Moya de Guerra, J.M. Udías
Pion production off the deuteron with real photons including polarization observables
AIP Conference Proceedings 1006, 165-168 (2008)

9. C. Fernández-Ramírez, M.C. Martínez, J.R. Vignote, J.M. Udías
Spin asymmetry for the $^{16}$O($\vec{\gamma},\pi^- p$) reaction in the $\Delta$(1232) region within an effective Lagrangian approach
Physics Letters B 664, 57-63 (2008); arXiv

10. C. Fernández-Ramírez, E. Moya de Guerra, A. Udías, J.M. Udías
Properties of nucleon resonances by means of a genetic algorithm
Physical Review C 77, 065212 (2008); arXiv; Article

11. C. Fernández-Ramírez, A.M. Bernstein, T.W. Donnelly
Low-energy D-wave effects in neutral pion photoproduction
Physics Letters B 679, 41-44 (2009); arXiv; Article

12. C. Fernández-Ramírez, A.M. Bernstein, T.W. Donnelly
Unexpected impact of D waves in low-energy neutral pion photoproduction from the proton and the extraction of the multipoles
Physical Review C 80, 065201 (2009); arXiv; Article

13. C. Fernández-Ramírez
The unexpected role of D waves in low-energy neutral pion photoproduction
PoS CD09, 055 (2009); arXiv; Article

14. S. Riordan et al. (118 authors)
Measurements of the electric form factor of the neutron using the reaction $^3\vec{He}(\vec{e},e’n)$pp up to $Q^2=$3.4 GeV$^2$
Physical Review Letters 105, 262302 (2010); arXiv; Article

15. A. Antonov et al. (143 authors)
The Electron-ion Scattering experiment ELISe at the International Facility for Antiproton and Ion Research (FAIR) – a conceptual design study
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A 637, 60-76 (2011); Article

16. L. Muñoz, C. Fernández-Ramírez, A. Relaño, J. Retamosa
Spectral-statistics properties of the experimental and theoretical light meson spectra
Physics Letters B 710, 139-144 (2012); arXiv

17. L. Muñoz, C. Fernández-Ramírez, A. Relaño, J. Retamosa
Chaos in hadrons
Journal of Physics: Conference Series 381, 012031 (2012)

18. C. Fernández-Ramírez, L. Muñoz, A. Relaño, J. Retamosa
Spectral-statistics analysis of the light meson spectrum
European Physical Journal Web of Conferences 37, 04001 (2012)

19. C. Fernández-Ramírez
The upper energy limit of HBChPT in pion photoproduction
PoS CD12, 065 (2013); arXiv

20. C. Fernández-Ramírez, A. M. Bernstein
Upper energy limit of Heavy Baryon Chiral Perturbation Theory in neutral pion photoproduction
Physics Letters B 724, 253-258 (2013); arXiv; Article

21. D. Hornidge et al. (67 authors)
Accurate test of chiral dynamics in the $\gamma p \to \pi^0 p$ reaction
Physical Review Letters 111, 062004 (2013); arXiv; Article

22. C. Fernández-Ramírez
“Partial Wave Extraction from Near-Threshold Neutral Pion Photoproduction Data” in S. Ceci et al. (24 authors), Proceedings of the PWA tools in Hadronic Spectroscopy Workshop (2013); arXiv

Recent Talks and seminars

- New Analysis of Threshold Photoproduction Data from MAMI,
13th International Conference on Meson-Nucleon Physics and the Structure of the Nucleon (MENU2013), Rome (Italy), October 1, 2013, Invited talk
- Probing Chiral Dynamics Through Neutral Pion Photoproduction,
Seminar at the Institut fur Kernphysik of Bonn University, Bonn (Germany), December 7, 2012, Invited seminar
- The upper energy limit of Heavy Baryon Chiral Perturbation Theory in pion photoproduction, Seventh International Workshop on Chiral Dynamics (CD2012), Newport News (VA, USA), August 6-10, 2012, Short contribution
- Spectral-statistics analysis of the light meson spectrum, 12th International Workshop on Meson Production, Properties and Interaction (MESON 2012), Krakow (Poland), May 30-June 5, 2012, Short contribution
- Electromagnetic multipoles extraction from low-energy pion photoproduction data, 28th Students’ Workshop on Electromagnetic Interactions, Bosen (Saar), September 4-9, 2011, Invited talk

Scientific Societies Membership

- European Physical Society
- Real Sociedad Española de Física (Spanish Royal Society of Physics)

Popular Science

- La situación económica de la Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Revista |Quanto>, in Spanish, October 2012).
- Física, cáncer y darwinismo, talk given as part of the “XI Semana de la Ciencia” (in Spanish, November 2011).
- De las revistas científicas y algunas de sus nuevas tendencias (segunda parte) (Revista |Quanto>, in Spanish, October 2011).
- De las revistas científicas y algunas de sus nuevas tendencias (primera parte) (Revista |Quanto>, in Spanish, October 2011).
- FAIR: Acelerando la materia hasta condiciones extremas (Revista |Quanto>, in Spanish, October 2010).