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Personal data
Ellák Somfai
name Ellák Somfai
year of birth 1971
name of institution
doctoral school
BME Doctoral School of Physics (Supervisor)
ELTE Doctoral School of Physics (Academic staff member)
Contact details
E-mail address somfai.ellakwigner.mta.hu
phone number +36 1 392-2222/1461
own web page
Academic title
scientific degree, title Ph.D.
year degree was obtained 1999
discipline to which degree belongs physics
institution granting the degree University of Michigan
scientific degree, title DSc
year degree was obtained 2016
discipline to which degree belongs physics
institution granting the degree HAS
Employment
2013 - MTA Wigner Fizikai Kutatóközpont, Szilárdtest-fizikai és Optikai Intézet
scientific consultant
Thesis topic supervisor
number of doctoral students supervised until now 0.5
number of students who fulfilled course requirements 0.5
students who obtained their degrees:
present PhD students:
Dániel Bálint Nagy (PhD) (2021/08)  DSP1-BME
  Thesis topic proposals
Research
research area complex fluids, statistical physics
research field in which current research is conducted physics
Publications
2017

Gillemot KA, Somfai E, Börzsönyi T: Shear-driven segregation of dry granular materials with different friction coefficients, SOFT MATTER 13: (2) pp. 415-420.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English
DOI 
2016

Boschan J, Vågberg D, Somfai E, Tighe BP: Beyond linear elasticity: Jammed solids at finite shear strain and rate, SOFT MATTER 12: (24) pp. 5450-5460.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 1
language: English
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2016

Börzsönyi T, Somfai E, Szabó B, Wegner S, Mier P, Rose G, Stannarius R: Packing, alignment and flow of shape-anisotropic grains in a 3D silo experiment, NEW JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 18: (9) Paper 093017. 9 p.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
language: English
DOI 
2014

Wegner S, Stannarius R, Boese A, Rose G, Szabó B, Somfai E, Börzsönyi T: Effects of grain shape on packing and dilatancy of sheared granular materials, SOFT MATTER 10: pp. 5157-5167.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 10
language: English
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2012

Börzsönyi T, Szabó B, Törös G, Wegner S, Török J, Somfai E, Bien T, Stannarius R: Orientational order and alignment of elongated particles induced by shear, PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 108: Paper 228302. 5 p.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 25
language: English
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2007

Somfai E, van Hecke M, Ellenbroek WG, Shundyak K, van Saarloos W: Critical and noncritical jamming of frictional grains, PHYSICAL REVIEW E - STATISTICAL, NONLINEAR AND SOFT MATTER PHYSICS 75: (2) Paper 020301. 4 p.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 91
language: English
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2006

Ellenbroek WG, Somfai E, van Hecke M, van Saarloos W: Critical scaling in linear response of frictionless granular packings near jamming, PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 97: (25) Paper 258001. 4 p.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 140
language: English
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2006

Ostojic S, Somfai E, Nienhuis B: Scale invariance and universality of force networks in static granular matter, NATURE 439: (7078) pp. 828-830.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 82
language: English
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2005

Somfai E, Roux JN, Snoeijer JH, van Hecke M, van Saarloos W: Elastic wave propagation in confined granular systems, PHYSICAL REVIEW E - STATISTICAL, NONLINEAR AND SOFT MATTER PHYSICS 72: (2) Paper 021301. 20 p.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 57
language: English
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2001

van Gastel R, Somfai E, van Albada SB, van Saarloos W, Frenken JWM: Nothing moves a surface: Vacancy mediated surface diffusion, PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 86: (8) pp. 1562-1565.
type of document: Journal paper/Article
number of independent citations: 100
language: English
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Number of independent citations to these publications:506 
Scientometric data
list of publications and citations
number of scientific publications that meet accreditation criteria:
54
number of scientific publications:
58
monographs and professional books:
0
monographs/books in which chapters/sections were contributed:
1 
scientific publications published abroad that meet the accreditation criteria:
54
publications not in Hungarian, published in Hungary, meeting the accreditation criteria:
0
number of independent citations to scientific publications and creative works:
993

 
All rights reserved © 2007, Hungarian Doctoral Council. Doctoral Council registration number at commissioner for data protection: 02003/0001. Program version: 2.2358 ( 2017. X. 31. )