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Workshops and Seminars: Next in the row


Topological Matter in Artificial Gauge Fields

Scientific Coordinators: André Eckardt, Fabian Heidrich-Meisner, Christof...


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Chaos and Dynamics in Correlated Quantum Matter

Scientific Coordinators: David Luitz, Roderich Moessner, Frank Pollmann


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The institute offers various opportunities for undergraduates, graduate students, postdocs and faculty members.

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Public Outreach

Our public outreach program aims to make scientific results accessible to the general public. Active scientists speak about their recent work and explain it to a lay public with an interest in natural sciences, or to school children of different ages.

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High-dimensional quantum dynamics of reactive processes

Uwe Manthe (Universität Bielefeld)

24 Jan 2018, 04:30 PM Room 1D1


Antonello Scardicchio (ICTP)

01 Feb 2018, 02:00 PM Room 1D1

Thermodynamics of computation

Dominique Chu (University of Kent)

07 Feb 2018, 11:00 AM Room 1D1


Publication Highlights

Topological Classification of Crystalline Insulators through Band Structure Combinatorics

Jorrit Kruthoff et al., Phys. Rev. X 7, 041069

Topological insulators are...

Awards and Honors

"Physik-Preis Dresden“ zum zweiten Mal verliehen

Am Dienstagabend, dem 5. November 2017, wurde der „Physik-Preis Dresden“ der TU...