Office Phone: (+30) 2810 39 1263
Lab Phone: (+30) 2810 39 1545
Dr. Vasilakis Giorgos
Assistant Researcher

12/2019 - to date Researcher elect. at IESL-FORTH
06/2016 - to date Marie Curie Individual Postdoctoral Fellow on BEC 1
02/2016 - 05/2016 Visiting Scientist

Before joining the BEC and Mattewaves Group Georgos was...

2012 - 2016PostDocat the Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen
Georgo was a Post-Doctoral Research Associate in the Quantop Group of Eugene S. Polzikat the Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen. He was working on Experimental quantum optics / Light-atom quantum interface.

2006 - 2011 PhDat Princeton University, NJ under the supervision of Michael V. Romalis. The topic of his PhD thesis was: "Precision Measurements of Spin Interactions with High Density Atomic Vapors"

2003-2006 Master at Princeton University

2002-2003 Graduate program in Optoelectronics and Microelectronics, University of Crete

1997-2002 B.S. in Physics University of Crete


  • 2011, PhD, Princeton University
  • 2006, M.S., Princeton University
Hypersonic Bose–Einstein condensates in accelerator rings
Saurabh Pandey, Hector Mas, Giannis Drougakis, Premjith Thekkeppatt, Vasiliki Bolpasi, Georgios Vasilakis, Konstantinos Poulios, and Wolf von Klitzing
Nature, Volume:AOP, Page:205--211, Year:2019,
Simple precision measurements of optical beam sizes
M. Mylonakis, S. Pandey, K. G. Mavrakis, G. Drougakis, G. Vasilakis, D. G. Papazoglou, and W. von Klitzing
Applied Optics, Volume:57, Page:9863, Year:2018,
Towards rotation sensing with a single atomic clock
T. Fernholz, R. Stevenson, M. R. Hush, I. V. Lesanovsky, T. Bishop, F. Gentile, S. Jammi, T. Pyragius, M. G. Bason, H. Mas, S. Pandey, G. Vasilakis, K. Poulios, and W. von Klitzing
Proc. SPIE, Volume:9900, Page:990007-990007-14, Year:2016,
Stroboscopic Backaction Evasion in a Dense Alkali-Metal Vapor
G. Vasilakis, V. Shah, and M. V. Romalis
Phys. Rev. Lett. , Volume:106, Page:143601, Year:2011,
High Bandwidth Atomic Magnetometery with Continuous Quantum Nondemolition Measurements
V. Shah, G. Vasilakis, and M. V. Romalis
Phys. Rev. Lett. , Volume:104, Page:013601, Year:2010,
Generation of a squeezed state of an oscillator by stroboscopic back-action-evading measurement
G. Vasilakis, H. Shen, K. Jensen, M. Balabas, D. Salart, B. Chen, and E. S. Polzik
Nature Physics, Volume:1, Issue:1, Page:389--392, Year:2015,