Martin Centurion, Associate Professor

Martin Centurion

Martin Centurion
Susan J. Rosowski Associate Professor

Physics and Astronomy
079 Jorgensen Hall
855 N 16th St.
University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Lincoln, NE 68588-0299
Office: 402-472-5810


  • BS in Physics, University of Michigan, 2006
  • PhD in Physics, California Institute of Technology, 2005
  • Postdoctoral, California Institute of Technology, 2005-2009
  • Postdoctoral, Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics, 2006-2009

Research Interests

  • Molecular Imaging
  • Ultrafast Molecular Dynamics
  • Ultrafast Electron Diffraction


Awards and Honors

  • DOE Office of Science Early Career Award (2010-2015)
  • Alexander von Humboldt Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (2006-2008)
  • Center for the Physics of Information Postdoctoral Fellowship, California Institute of Technology (2005)
  • William L. Williams Award for Best Undergraduate Thesis in Physics, University of Michigan (2000)
  • Graduated with Highest Distinction and High Honors in Physics, University of Michigan (2000)
  • Ralph B. Bodine Scholarship, awarded biennially to a Physics sophomore for academic excellence, University of Michigan (1998)