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Personal information

 

Name

 

Gross Uldis

Address

 

53-22 Mātera, LV 3008, Jelgava, Latvia

Telephone

 

+371 3026370, +371 9494883

E-mail

 

fkgross@cs.llu.lv

 

Nationality

 

Latvian

 

Date of birth

 

15,12,1958

 

Work experience

Dates (from to)

 

1983- to this day

Name and address of employer

 

Latvia University of Agriculture, Liela 2, Jelgava LV 3001

Type of business or sector

 

Education

Occupation or position held

 

Assistant Professor

Main activities and responsibilities

 

to lecture on Physics

Dates (from to)

 

1988- to this day

Name and address of employer

 

Latvia University, 19 Raina Blvd., Riga LV 1586, Latvia

Type of business or sector

 

reserch

Occupation or position held

 

researcher

Main activities and responsibilities

 

atmosphere photochemistry investigations using method of flashphotolyses; sources of ultraviolet and vacuumultraviolet light

 

Education and training

 

Dates (from to)

 

1985- 1988

Name and type of organization providing education and training

 

Latvia University

Principal subjects/occupational

skills covered

 

doctoral programme in optics and atomic physics

Title of qualification awarded

 

 

Dates (from to)

 

1977- 1982

Name and type of organization providing education and training

 

Latvia University

Principal subjects/occupational

skills covered

 

 

Title of qualification awarded

 

Physicist, lecturer

 

Personal skills

and competences

Acquired in the course of life and career but not necessarily covered by formal certificates and diplomas.

 

Mother tongue

 

Latvian

 

Other languages

 

 

 

German

Reading skills

 

good

Writing skills

 

basic

Verbal skills

 

good

 

 

Russian

Reading skills

 

good

Writing skills

 

good

Verbal skills

 

excellent

 

 

English

Reading skills

 

good

Writing skills

 

basic

Verbal skills

 

basic

 

Social skills

and competences

 

Teamwork experience - mountain climbing

 

Technical skills

and competences

 

Experimental work with computer droved experimental setup in Latvia University and Bremen University

 

Driving licence(s)

 

A, B, C, D1, E

 

Additional information

 

[ Include here any other information that may be relevant, for example contact persons, references, etc. ]

 

 

Annexes

 

 

 

List of Publications

1.        Gross U., Silinsh J. 1989 The Eximer Laser for Flash Photolysis in Ultraviolet region of spectra. The Methods and Instruments for Physical Research (Riga LU) p.110-116. (in Russian)

2.        Gross U. 1989 Optical Excitation of Tellurium Vapour in the far UV region of spectra. Radiation and Collisional Characteristics of Atoms and Molecules. Tellurium (Riga LU) p. 129-133. (in Russian)

3.        Spietz P., Himmelmann S., Gross U., Orphal J., and Burrows J. P. 1998 Study of iodine oxides and iodine chemistry using flash photolysis and time resolved absorption spectroscopy (abstract) Ann. Geophys. Supp. II, 16, C p 722

4.        Gross, U., Ubelis A., Spietz P., Burrows J. P 2000 Iodine and mercury resonance lamps for kinetics experiments and their spectra in the far ultraviolet, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 33 1588-1591

5.        Gross, U. Ubelis A. Jansons J. 2001 Iodine and mercury resonance lamps and their spectrum in far UV, In Smart Optical Inorganic Structures and Devices Ašmontas S. A., Gradauskas J. Editors, Proc SPIE, Vol. 4318, p. 84-88

6.        Spietz P., Gross U., Smalins E., Orphal J., Burrows J. P. 2001 Combined absorption and resonance absorption time resolved spectroscopy of iodine species for improved determination of IO and OIO absorption cross section Geophys. Res. Abstracts, Vol 3 GFA3, p.4879

7.        Spietz P., Gross U., Smalins E., Orphal J., Burrows J. P. 2001 Estimation of the Emission Temperature of an Electrodeless Discharge Lamp and Determination of the Oscillator Strength for the I(2P3/2) 183.038 nm Resonance Transition Spectrochimica Acta Part B 56 2456-2478

8.        Edgars Smalins, Uldis Gross, Peter Spietz, Arnolds Ubelis Use of Iodine and Bromine resonance lamps in Atmospheric Research The 3rd International Conference Advanced Optical Materials and Devices, p.54 Book of Abstracts, Riga, Latvia, 2002

Participation in conferences

1.        Berzinsh U., Gross U., Ubelis A. 1989 The Absorption Spectra of Selenium and Tellurium in the 175-220 nm region. Abstract of the All-Union's Conference in VUV Spectroscopy. Irkutsk, V2, p 271-2 (in Russian).

2.        Gross U., Rupkus J., Ubelis A. 1990 Chemiluminiscence in the Optical Excitation of PbJ vapour. Abstracts of III All- Union's Conference of Chemiluminiscence. Riga LU p.188. (in Russian).

3.        Spietz P., Himmelmann S., Gross U., Orphal J., and Burrows J. P. 1997 Study of Iodine Oxides and Iodine Ozone Chemistry Using Flash Photolysis and Time Resolved Absorption Fourth International Conference on Chemical Kinetics, Book of Abstracts Gaithersburg, USA.

4.        Spietz P., Himmelmann S., Gross U., Bleck- Neuhaus J., Burrows J. P. 1998 A Complex Approach to Investigate the Chemistry and Kinetics of IOx Using Flash Photolysis and Time Resolved Absorption Spectroscopy 15th International Symposium on Gas Kinetics, Book of Abstracts. 6.-10. 9. 1998, Bilbao, Spain p. 226.

5.        Spietz P., Himmelmann S., Gross U., and Burrows J. P. 1998 Study of Iodine Oxides and Iodine Ozone Chemistry Using Flash Photolysis and Time Resolved Absorption Frühjahrstagung der Deutschen Physikalischen Gesellschaft, 23.-27.3. 1998, Regensburg.

6.        Gross U., Ubelis A., Jansons J. 2000 Iodine and mercury resonance lamps and their spectrum in far UV ADOM-2 International Conference Advanced Optical Materials and Devices, Book of Abstracts 24, Vilnus, Lithuania, 16-19 August

7.        Edgars Smalins, Uldis Gross, Peter Spietz, Arnolds Ubelis Use of Iodine and Bromine resonance lamps in Atmospheric Research The 3rd International Conference Advanced Optical Materials and Devices, Riga, Latvia, 19- 22 August, 2002