Courses SS 2019

The courses overview can be found in the Higher Education Servica Portal (Hochschuldiensteportals) (don't forget to select the right semester). Please find below the list of courses and advanced seminars offered in the current semester. The courses are so structured so that students will be able to deepen their knowledge and specialize in a certain area of Physics. Please keep in mind that usually previous knowledge is required to follow the courses successfully and  profitably. 

Biophysics and Soft Matter Physics

PHYS5118.0Gene Expression / Genexpression
Lecturer:Prof. Jens Michaelis
Course type:Lecture (2 hours/week)
Cycle:Summer semester
Language:English
Module:74004 Gene Expression / Genexpression
72233 Biophysics: Gene Expression / Biophysik: Genexpression
Credits:3 CP (74004)
6 CP (72233)
Examination:

Written

For 74004: 14004 Gene Expression

For 72233:  13181 Biophysics: Gene Expression

Precourse:Only for 72233: 13182 Biophysics: Gene Expression (Vorleistung)
Remark:

 

For module "72233 Biophysics: Gene Expression" two parts are required:
Part I: PHYS5118.0 Gene Expression
Part II: PHYS5148.0 Biophysics Lab II

PHYS5138.0Cellular Biophysics / Zelluläre Biophysik
Lecturer:Prof. Kay Gottschalk
Course type:Lecture (2 hours/week)
Cycle:summer semester
Language:English
Module74005 Cellular Biophysics / Zelluläre Biophysik
73809 Biophysics: Cellular Biophysics / Biophysik: Zelluläre Biophysik
Credits:

3 CP (74005)
6 CP (73809)

Examination:

Written

For 74005: 14005 Cellular Biophysics

For 73809: 13811 Biophysics: Cellular Biophysics

Precourse:Only for 73809: Biophysics: Cellular Biophysics (Vorleistung)
Remark:

 

For module "73809 Biophysics: Cellular Biophysics" two parts are required.
Part I: PHYS5138.0 Cellular Biophysics
Part II: PHYS5148.0 Biophysics Lab II

announcement

PHYS5128.0Molecular Motors / Molekulare Motoren
Lecturer:Prof. Christof Gebhardt
Course type:Lecture (2 hours/week)
Cycle:Summer semester
Language:English
Module:74003 Molecular Motors / Molekulare Motoren
72234 Biophysics: Molecular Motors / Biophysik: Molekulare Motoren
Credits:3 CP (74003)
6 CP (72234)
Examination:

Written

For 74003: 14003 Molecular Motors

For 72234: 13183 Biophysics: Molecular Motors

Precourse:Only for 72234: 13184 Biophysics: Molecular Motors (Vorleistung)
Remark:

 

For module "72234 Biophysics: Molecular Motors" two parts are necessary:
Part I: PHYS5128.0 Molecular Motors
Part II: PHYS5148.0 Biophysics Lab II

PHYS5148.0Biophysics Lab / Biophysikpraktikum
Lecturer:Prof. Jens Michaelis
Course type:Lab (2 hours/week)
Cycle:Each summer semester
Language:English
Module72233 Biophysics: Gene Expression / Biophysik: Genexpression
73809 Biophysics: Cellular Biophysics / Biophysik: Zelluläre Biophysik
72234 Biophysics: Molecular Motors / Biophysik: Molekulare Motoren
Credits:6
Examination:Lab reports
Precourse:no
Remark:

 

For module "73809 Biophysics: Cellular Biophysics" two parts are required:
Part I: PHYS5138.0 Cellular Biophysics
Part II: PHYS5148.0 Biophysics Lab II

For module "72233 Biophysics: Gene Expression" two parts are required:
Part I: PHYS5118.0 Gene Expression
Part II: PHYS5148.0 Biophysics Lab II
For module "73809 Biophysics: Molecular Motors" two parts are required:
Part I: PHYS5128.0 Molecular Motors
Part II: PHYS5148.0 Biophysics Lab II

PHYS5227.0Biophotonics / Biophotonik
Lecturer:apl. Prof. Alwin Kienle
Course type:Lecture (3 hours/week), exercise (1 hour/week), lab (2 hours/week)
Cycle:Each summer semester
Language:English
Module71502 Biophotonics / Biophotonik
Credits:6 CP
Exam form:oral, 12102 Biophotonik
Precourse:yes, 12112 Biophotonik (Vorleistung)
Announcement

Condensed Matter Physics and Nanosciences

PHYS5278.0Quantum Mechanics on Macroscopic Scales
Lecturer:Dr. Björn Kubala
Course type:lecture with exercise (5 hours/week)
Cycle:irregularly
Language:English
Module71659 Condensed Matter Theory/ Theorie der Kondensierten Materie
Credits: 6 CP
Examination:written or oral, 12369 Theorie der Kondensierten Materie
Precourse:12370 Theorie der Kondensierten Materie (Vorleistung)
Remark:Announcement

PHYS6057.0Wave and Particle Optics
Lecturer:Prof. Harald Rose
Cycle:Irregularly
Language:English
Module:74609 Wave and particle optics/Wellen- und Teilchenoptik
Credits:3
Examination:written
Remark: block lecture with lab
announcement

PHYS5327.0Basics of Structure Physics: Probing the Atomic Structure by Electrons, (X-rays and Neutrons) / Grundlagen der Strukturphysik
Lecturer:Prof. Ute Kaiser
Cycle:Irregular
Language:English
Module:72502 Struture Physics / Strukturphysik
Credits:6
Exam form:Project and oral exam, 13685 Structure Physics
Precourse:yes, 13686 Structure Physics (Vorleistung)
Remark: first meeting: tba, N27/glass box
seminar: weekly
lab: at the end of the course
announcement (2017)

Econophysics

PHYS5427.0Econophysics: Numerical Simulation Methods /
Ökonophysik: Numerische Simulationsmethoden
Lecturer:Dr. Jürgen Stockburger
Course type:lecture with exercises (5 hours/week)
Cycle:summer semester 2019, winter semester 20/21
Language:English
Module71657 Econophysics: Numerical Simulation Methods /
Ökonophysik: Numerische Simulationsverfahren
Credits:6 CP
Examination:written, 12365 Ökonophysik: Numerische Simulationsverfahren
Precourse:yes, 12366 Ökonophysik: Numerische Simulationsverfahren
Remark:

PHYS6647.0Kontrolltheorie und thermodynamische Konzepte für
makroökonomische Systeme
Lecturer:Prof. Michael Schulz
Course type:Blockveranstaltung
Cycle:Unregelmäßig
Language:Deutsch
Module

73847 Physik Komplexer Systeme (3 CP)
71250 Spezielle Themen zu komplexen Systemen  (2 CP)

Credits:Unbenoteter Leistungsnachweis: 2 LP
Mit benoteter Prüfung: 3 LP
Examination:mündlich
Precourse:nein
Remark:Ankündigung

Plasma Physics

PHYS5508.0Plasma Physics: Applications / Plasmaphysik: Anwendungen
Lecturer:Dr. Thomas Eich
Cycle:each summer semester
Language:English
Module:71064 Plasma Physics: Applications / Plasmaphysik: Anwendungen
Credits:6
Exam form:oral
Precourse:yes
Remark:announcement

PHYS5518.0Plasma Physics Labs / Plasmaphysikpraktikum
Lecturer:apl. Prof. Emanuele Poli
Cycle:each summer semester
Language:English
Module:74086 Plasma Physics Lab / Plasmaphysikpraktikum
Credits:2
Exam form:Lab reports
Precourse:no
Remark:

Quantum Information and Quantum Technologies

PHYS5617.0 Theoretical Quantum Optics / Theoretische Quantenoptik
Lecturer:Dr. Felipe Caycedo
Course type:lecture with exercise (5 hours/week)
Cycle:irregular
Language:English
Module71420 Theoretical Quantum Optics
Credits:6 CP
Examination:oral
Precourse:yes
Remark:announcement

PHYS5257.0Ultracold Quantum Gases / Ultrakalte Quantengase
Lecturer:Prof. Johannes Hecker Denschlag
Course type:Lecture with exercise (5 hours/week)
Cycle:each summer semester
Language:English
Module71504 Ultracold Quantum Gases / Ultrakalte Quantengase
Credits:6 CP
Examination:oral
Precourse:yes
Remark:announcement

PHYS6037.0Introduction to Quantum Electronics / Einführung in die Quantenelektronik
Lecturer:Dr. Petr Siyushev
Cycle:Irregularly
Language:English
Module74198 Introduction to Quantum Electronics
Credits:3
Exam form:oral
Precourse:no
Remark:announcement

Elective Modules Physics

PHYS6737.0Relativistic Quantum Electrodynamics
Lecturer:Prof. Wolfgang Schleich
Course type:lecture (3 hours/week) with exercise (2 hours/week)
Cycle:irregular
Language:English
Modulenew# Relativistic Quantum Electrodynamics
Credits:6 CP
Examination:-
Precourse:-
Remark:announcement

PHYS6357.1Asymptotic Methods
Lecturer:Dr. Maxim Efremov
Course type:lecture (3 hours/week) with exercise (2 hours/week)
Cycle:irregular
Language:English
ModuleIntroduction to Asymptotic Methods
Credits:6 CP
Examination:-
Precourse:-
Remark:announcement

PHYS6700.0Kosmologie
Lecturer:Dr. Ralf Aurich
Cycle:Irregular
Language:Deutsch
Module:73066 Kosmologie
Credits:6
Exam form:mündlich, 13066 Kosmologie
Precourse:ja, 13067 Kosmologie (Vorleistung)
Remark:Announcement

PHYS6347.0Strahlenmesstechnik
Lecturer:Prof. Thomas Raiber
Course type:Vorlesung mit Praktikum
Cycle:WS und SS
Language:deutsch
Module71419 Strahlenmesstechnik
Credits:4 LP
Examination:Klausur, 11958 Strahlenmesstechnik
Precourse:nein
Remark:Ankündigung

PHYS6387.0Kerntechnik
Lecturer:Prof. Raiber (HS Ulm), Dr. Großhans (KKW Gundremmingen)
Cycle:Jedes Sommersemester
Language:Deutsch
Module:71588 Kerntechnik
Credits:4
Exam form:Klausur, 12286 Kerntechnik
Precourse:nein
Remark: 
Begin:20.03.2019, 14:00, H205 (HS-Ulm, Prittwitzstr.)
Ankündigung

Graduate Seminars

PHYS7100.0-
Lecturer:Prof. Jens Michaelis
Course type:graduate seminar (2 hours/week)
Cycle:irregularly
Language:English
Module:

71054 Hauptseminar Fortgeschrittene Physik (4 CP)

 Seminar Biophysics (3 CP)

Credits:4 CP as Advanced Physics Seminar OR 3 CP as Seminar
Examination:

oral

12358 Hauptseminar Biophysik und weiche Materie (4 CP)

new# Seminar Biophysics (3 CP)

Precourse:no
Remark:announcement

PHYS7500.0Diagnostics for plasma physics and application to nuclear fusion research
Lecturer:Dr. Tim Happel
Course type:graduate seminar (2 hours/week)
Cycle:each summer semester
Language:English
Module:

71054 Hauptseminar Fortgeschrittene Physik (4 CP)

Seminar Plasma Physics (3 CP)

Credits:4 CP as Advanced Physics Seminar OR 3 CP as Seminar
Examination:

oral

11750 Hauptseminar Plasmaphysik (4 CP)

new# Seminar Plasmaphysik (3 CP)

Precourse:no
Remark:announcement

PHYS7702.1Quantum Sensing and Metrology
Lecturer:Prof. Fedor Jelezko, Prof. Peter Reineker
Course type:graduate seminar (2 hours/week)
Cycle:irregularly
Language:English
Module

71054 Hauptseminar Fortgeschrittene Physik (4 CP)

Seminar Quantum Metrology (3 CP)

Credits:4 CP as Advanced Physics Seminar OR 3 CP as Seminar
Examination:oral
Precourse:

no

12360 Hauptseminar Quantentechnologien (4 CP)

new# Seminar Quantentechnologien (3 CP)

Remark:announcement

PHYS7200.1-
Lecturer:Prof. Joachim Ankerhold
Course type:graduate seminar (2 hours/week)
Cycle:irregularly
Language:English
Module

71054 Hauptseminar Fortgeschrittene Physik (4 CP)

Seminar Condensed Matter (3 CP)

Credits:4 CP as Advanced Physics Seminar OR 3 CP as Seminar
Examination:

oral

13996 Hauptseminar Kondensierte Materie (4 CP)

oder (wenn schon belegt)

13995 Hauptseminar Kondensierte Materie und Nanowissenschaften (4 CP)

new# Seminar Condensed Matter (3 CP)

Precourse:no
Remark:announcement

PHYS7....Medical Imaging
Lecturer:Prof. Volker Rasche
Course type:graduate seminar (2 hours/week)
Cycle:irregularly
Language:English
Module

71054 Hauptseminar Fortgeschrittene Physik (4 CP)

Seminar NMR Spectroscopy (3 CP)

Credits:4 CP as Advanced Physics Seminar OR 3 CP as Seminar
Examination:

oral

new# Hauptseminar ... (4 CP)

new# Seminar Medical Imaging (3 CP)

Precourse:no
Remark:announcement

Recommended modules from other departments

CHEM6229.001Theory of electrochemical energy storage
Lecturer:PD Dr. Birger Horstmann (HIU)
Cycle:Summer Semester
Language:German or English
Module:Theory of electrochemical storage
Credits:3
Exam form:will be announced by the lecturer
Precourse:-
Remark:announcement

MATH4021High Performance Computing 1
Lecturer:Prof. Michael Lehn, Dr. Andreas Borchert
Course type:lecture (2 hours/week) with exercise (2 hours/week) and lab (2 hours/week)
Cycle:each winter semester
Language:English
Module72367 High Performance Computing 1
Credits:8 CP
Examination:oral, 13488 High Performance Computing 1
Precourse:13576 High Performance Computing 1 (Vorleistung)
Remark:

MATH4024Modellbildung und Simulation in der Mechanik
Lecturer:Dr. Ulrich Simon
Course type:Vorlesung  (2 SWS) mit Übung (2 SWS)
Cycle:Wintersemester
Language:Deutsch
Module74188 Modellbildung und Simulation in der Mechanik
Credits:6 LP
Examination:Klausur, 14188 Modellbildung und Simulation in der Mechanik
Precourse:
Remark:

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