Courses SS 2021

The courses overview can be found in the Higher Education Service 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

PHYS5118.0 Gene 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

PHYS5138.0 Cellular Biophysics / Zelluläre Biophysik
Lecturer: Prof. Kay Gottschalk
Course type: Lecture (2 hours/week)
Cycle: summer semester
Language: English
Module 74005 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

PHYS5148.0 Biophysics Lab / Biophysikpraktikum
Lecturer: Prof. Jens Michaelis
Course type: Lab (2 hours/week)
Cycle: Each summer semester
Language: English
Module 72233 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

PHYS5227.0 Biophotonics / 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
Module 71502 Biophotonics / Biophotonik
Credits: 6 CP
Exam form: oral, 12102 Biophotonik
Precourse: yes, 12112 Biophotonik (Vorleistung)
  Announcement

Condensed Matter Physics and Nanosciences

PHYS5278.3 Condensed Matter Theory C: Phase Transitions in Condensed Matter Systems
Lecturer: Dr. Björn Kubala, Dr. Ciprian Padurariu
Course type: lecture with exercise (5 hours/week)
Cycle: summer semester, every 2 years: ss21, ss23, ...
Language: English
Module 76069 Condensed Matter Theory C: Phase Transitions in Condensed Matter Systems
Credits:  6 CP
Examination:

16069 Condensed Matter Theory C: Phase Transitions in Condensed Matter Systems

written or oral, more information in the module description

Precourse: 16569 Condensed Matter Theory C: Phase Transitions in Condensed Matter Systems (Precourse)
Remark:  

PHYS5327.0 Structure Physics
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)

PHYS5347.0 Application NMR/MRI
Lecturer: Prof. Volker Rasche, Dr. Raiker Witter
Cycle: Summer Semester
Language: English
Module: NMR Spectroscopy an Imaging Methods (as a reference)
Credits: 6
Exam form: written or oral
Precourse:  
Remark:  announcement

PHYS6057.0 Wave 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

PHYS8318.0 Nano-Optics
Lecturer: Prof. Hoerber
Cycle: Irregular
Language: English
Module: 75233 Nano-Optics
Credits: 4
Exam form: students presentation of recent research papers
Precourse: no
Remark:  announcement

Econophysics

PHYS5407.0 Econophysics: Fundamentals /
Ökonophysik: Grundlagen
Lecturer: Dr. Jürgen Stockburger
Course type: lecture with exercises (5 hours/week)
Cycle: winter semester 19/20, summer semester 2021
Language: English
Module 71447 Econophysics: Fundamentals/
Ökonophysik: Grundlagen
Credits: 6 CP
Examination: written, 11990 Ökonophysik: Grundlagen
Precourse: 11991 Ökonophysik: Grundlagen (Vorleistung)
Remark:  

PHYS6647.0 Kontrolltheorie und thermodynamische Konzepte für
makroökonomische Systeme
Lecturer: Prof. Michael Schulz
Course type: Blockveranstaltung
Cycle: jedes Sommersemester
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 (2018)

Plasma Physics

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

PHYS5518.0 Plasma 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

PHYS5618.0 Experimental Quantum Optics
Lecturer: Prof. Alexander Kubanek
Course type: lecture (4 hours/week), seminar (1 hours/week)
Cycle: each summer semester
Language: English
Module 72190 Experimental Quantum Optics
Credits: 6 CP
Examination: written or oral, 13078 Experimentelle Quantenoptik
Exam prerequisite: yes, 13079 Experimentelle Quantenoptik (Vorleistung)
Remark: announcement

PHYS5617.0 Theoretical Quantum Optics / Theoretische Quantenoptik
Lecturer: Dr. Jaemin Lim, Prof. Martin Plenio
Course type: lecture with exercise (5 hours/week)
Cycle: irregular
Language: English
Module 71420 Theoretical Quantum Optics
Credits: 6 CP
Examination: oral
Exam prerequisite: yes
Remark: announcement

PHYS5257.0 Ultracold Quantum Gases / Ultrakalte Quantengase
Lecturer: Prof. Johannes Hecker Denschlag
Course type: Lecture with exercise (5 hours/week)
Cycle: each summer semester
Language: English
Module 71504 Ultracold Quantum Gases / Ultrakalte Quantengase
Credits: 6 CP
Examination: oral
Exam prerequisite: yes
Remark: announcement

PHYS6037.0 Introduction to Quantum Electronics / Einführung in die Quantenelektronik
Lecturer: Dr. Petr Siyushev
Cycle: Irregularly
Language: English
Module 74198 Introduction to Quantum Electronics
Credits: 3
Exam form: oral
Exam prerequisite: no
Remark: announcement
   

Elective Modules Physics

PHYS6687.0 Kosmologie
Lecturer: Dr. Aurich
Cycle: Sommersemester
Language: Deutsch
Module: 73066 Kosmologie
Credits: 6
Exam form: mündlich, 13066 Kosmologie
Precourse: ja, 13067 Kosmologie (Vorleistung)
Remark: Ankündigung

PHYS6387.0 Kerntechnik
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:

07.04.2021, 14:00, H205 (HS-Ulm, Prittwitzstr.)
Ankündigung

Interessenten sollten sich für weitere Informationen direkt an Prof. Thomas Raiber wenden.

PHYS6347.0 Strahlenmesstechnik
Lecturer: Prof. Thomas Raiber
Course type: Vorlesung mit Praktikum
Cycle: WS und SS
Language: deutsch
Module 71419 Strahlenmesstechnik
Credits: 4 LP
Examination: Klausur, 11958 Strahlenmesstechnik
Precourse: nein
Begin:

26.03.2021, 11:30, H205 (HS-Ulm, Prittwitzstr.)
Ankündigung

Interessenten sollten sich für weitere Informationen direkt an Prof. Thomas Raiber wenden.

Advanced Seminars

PHYS7100.0 Seminar Modern Instruments in Biophysics
Lecturer: Prof. Christof Gebhardt
Course type: advanced seminar (2 hours/week)
Cycle: irregularly
Language: English
Module:

75063 Advanced Seminar Physics (Master) (4 CP)

75204 Seminar Modern Instruments in Biophysics (3 CP)
Credits: 4 CP as Advanced Physics Seminar OR 3 CP as Seminar
Examination:

oral

15063 Advanced Seminar Physics (Master) (4 CP)

15204 Seminar Modern Methods in Biophysics (3 CP)

Precourse: no
Remark: announcement

PHYS7500.0 Diagnostic for plasma physics and application to nuclear fusion research
Lecturer: Dr. Thomas Eich
Course type: advanced seminar (2 hours/week)
Cycle: each summer semester
Language: English
Module:

75063 Advanced Seminar Physics (Master) (4 CP)

75066 Seminar Diagnostic for Plasma Physik (3 CP)

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

oral

15063 Advanced Seminar Physics (Master) (4 CP)

15066 Seminar Diagnostic for plasma physics (3 CP)

Precourse: no
Remark: announcement

PHYS7712.0

Seminar Nanoscopy in the Range Between 500 and 0.1 nm

Lecturer: Prof. Fedor Jelezko, Prof. Peter Reineker
Course type: advanced seminar (2 hours/week)
Cycle: irregularly
Language: English
Module

75063 Advanced Seminar Physics (Master) (4 CP)

new Seminar Nanoscopy (3 CP)

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

oral

15063 Advanced Seminar Physics (Master) (4 CP)

new Seminar Nanoscopy (3 CP)

Precourse:

no

Remark: announcement

PHYS7702.1

Seminar Quantum Technology

Lecturer: Prof. Martin Plenio, Dr. Jan Haase
Course type: advanced seminar (2 hours/week)
Cycle: irregularly
Language: English
Module

75063 Advanced Seminar Physics (Master) (4 CP)

new Seminar Quantum Technology (3 CP)

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

oral

75063 Advanced Seminar Physics (Master) (4 CP)

new Seminar Quantum Technology (3 CP)

Precourse:

no

Remark: announcement

Recommended modules from other departments

CHEM6229.001 Theory of electrochemical energy storage
Lecturer: PD Dr. Birger Horstmann (HIU)
Cycle: Summer Semester
Language: German or English
Module: 75061 Theory of electrochemical energy storage
Credits: 3
Exam: oral or written, 15061 Theory of electrochemical enrgy storage
Precourse: none
Remark: announcement

CHEM Advanced Electrochemical Energy Storage Systems
Lecturer: Dr. Montaha Anjass (HIU)
Cycle: Summer Semester
Language: English
Module: Advanced Electrochemical Energy Storage Systems
Credits: 3
Exam: oral or written
Precourse: none
Remark:  

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