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Seminar and Workshop

Climate Fluctuations and Non-Equilibrium Statistical Mechanics: an Interdisciplinary Dialogue

Scientific Coordinators: Joachim Krug, Brad Marston, Jeffrey Weiss, Royce Zia


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Korrelationstage 2017

Scientific Coordinators: Sebastian Eggert, Andrew Mackenzie, Salvatore R....


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Work with us!


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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Localization: Moving beyond Statistical Mechanics

Christopher Laumann (Boston University)

24 Jul 2017, 04:30 PM Seminarroom 1+2+3


Matteo di Volo (Unité de Neurosciences, France)

01 Aug 2017, 02:30 PM Room 1D1


Awards and Honors

Edgar Roldan receives EPS-SNPD Early Career prize 2017

for his outstanding contribution in the area of statistical physics and...

Publication Highlights

Pump-Power-Driven Mode Switching in a Microcavity Device and Its Relation to Bose-Einstein Condensation

H.A.M. Leymann et al., Phys. Rev. X 7, 021045 (2017)

We investigate the...