Personal Information
Septimiu Balascuta

Extreme Light Infrastructure for Nuclear Physics (ELI-NP), "Horia Hulubei" National Institute for R&D in Physics and Nuclear Engineering, Bucharest, Romania

Septimiu Balascuta
Educations
From 01/2006 to 05/2012, Doctorate , USA
From 08/2000 to 12/2005, Master of Science , USA
From 10/1996 to 06/1997, Master of Science , Romania
From 10/1990 to 6/1996, B.S. in Engineering Physics , Romania
Work Experiences
From 12/2013 to present, Research Scientist , National Institute of Physics and Nuclear Engineering Horial-Hulubei, Department of ELI-NP
From 06/2012 to 12/2013, Assistant Research Scientist , Arizona State University , Department of Physics
From 01/2006 to 05/2012, Teaching and Research Assistant , Arizona State University,
From 03/2005 to 12/2006, Physicist , Brasov District Hospital, Radiotherapy Department
From 08/2000 to 12/2005, Graduate Research Assistant , Indiana University Bloomington, Physics Department
From 10/1998 to 08/2000, Associate Instructor , Transilvania University Brasov, Department of Technological Engineering
From 06/1997 to 09/1998, Physics Teacher , Energy Industrial School Group Brasov
Projects
From 12/2014 to 08/2015, The design of a broad acceptance angle and high magnetic field Electron Spectrometer for "High Fields QED experiments" and ELI-NP , To measure the energy spectrum of the pulse electron beams produced by Laser Beam Acceleration in gas capillary cells
From 03/2015 to 10/2015, The design of a neutron detector with plastic scintillators, for Laser Driven Nuclear Physics at ELI-NP , To measure the energy spectrum and the angular distribution of neutrons from the laser-thin-film interactions at ELI-NP
Speciality
Nuclear Physics
Solid State Physics
Physical Chemistry
Engineering Physics
Journal Articles
"Measurement of parity-violating γ-ray asymmetry in the capture of polarized cold neutrons on protons", Physics Review C, 83, 015505, 2011, Author: Mike Gerike et al.
"Ferromagnetic resonance investigations on Ga(0.965)Mn(0.035)As film", Journal of Applied Physics,vol.99, 113908,1-5 Authors: S. Balascuta, et al.
"Time-Resolved Spectroscopic Studies of the AppA Blue-Light Receptor BLUF Domain from Rhodobacter sphaeroides", Biochemistry 2005, 44, 15978 - 15985 , Authors: Vladimira Dragnea, et all.
"The implementation of a super mirror polarizer at the SNS fundamental neutron physics beamline", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A, 671 (2012) 137-143, Authors: S. Balascuta et al.
"High uniformity magnetic coil for search of neutron electric dipole moment", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A, 600 (2011) 147-153, Authors: A. Perez Galvan
"NPDGamma: A measurement of the parity-violating gamma asymmetry A_gamma in n-p capture", Journal of Physics.: Conf. Ser. 239 012012, 2010, Authors: R. Alarcon et al.
"Measurement of parity-violating neutron capture gamma asymmetries at low-energies", Revista Mexicana de Fizica, 55 (supp.), 18 (2009), Authors: L. Barron-Palos et al.
"Parity violation in neutron -proton capture The NPDGamma experiment", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A, 611, (2-3), 239-243 (2009), Authors: M. Gericke et al.
Conference Papers
“Gamma-ray asymmetry measurements in the capture of polarized cold neutrons on 27Al”, presented in the " DNP meeting, Bulletin of American Physical Society", October 26, 2012, Newport Beach, California
"Parity-Violating asymmetry from the capture of polarized neutrons in 27Al" presented in "DNP meeting of American Physics Society", October 29, 2011, East Lansing, Michigan
"Magnetic Field Finite Element Calculations for the SNS neutron EDM experiment”, presented in the "DNP meeting of American Physical Society", October 12, 2007, Newport News
“Calculations of the magnetic fields for the NPDGamma experiment at SNS”, presented in the "Joint Fall Meeting of the Texas and Four Corners of APS, AAPT and Zones 13 and 16 of SPS and the Societies of Hispanic and Black Physicist", October 17, 2008, El Paso, Texas,
“Construction and Commissioning of the magnetic field system for the NPDGamma experiment at the SNS and results of the Spin transport calculations”, in the "DNP meeting of the American Physics Society", Session NE, November 6, 2010, Santa Fe
ADDRESS
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