Dr. Palotas Krisztian
PostDoctoral Fellow


  • 2007, M.Sc. Finance; University of Liverpool, UK
  • 2004, Ph.D. Physics; Vienna University of Technology, Austria
  • 2001, M.Sc. Enngineering Physics; Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary


  • Magnetic oxides and noble metal nanocomposites
  • Electronic structure modulations at interfaces
  • Tunneling spectroscopy simulations
  • Ab initio theoretical studies of hybvrid nanomaterials


  • 2006, University of Liverpool Alumni Scholarship, UK
  • 2004, EU Descartes Research Prize finalist with the research group at CMS, Vienna, Austria
  • 2001, Joint scholarship of Budapest University of Technology and Economics & Vienna University of Technology
Structural, Electronic and Magnetic Properties of Nanometer-size Iron-oxide Atomic Clusters: a Comparison Between GGA and GGA+U Approaches
K. Palotas, A.N. Andriotis, and A. Lappas
Phys. Rev. B, Volume:81, Page:075403, Year:2010, DOI:doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.81.075403