Courses SS 2017

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

  • Gene Expression (Prof. Michaelis)

    PHYS5118.0Gene Expression / Genexpression
    Lecturer:Prof. 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 test
    Precourse:no
    Remark:

     

    For module "72233 Biophysics: Gene Expression" two parts are required:
    Part I: PHYS5118.0 Gene Expression
    Part II: PHYS5148.0 Biophysics Lab II
  • Cellular Biophysics (Prof. Gottschalk)

    PHYS5138.0Cellular Biophysics / Zelluläre Biophysik
    Lecturer:Prof. Gottschalk
    Course type:Lecture (2 hours/week)
    Cycle:summer semester 2016, 2017
    Language:English
    Module74005 Cellular Biophysics / Zelluläre Biophysik
    73809 Biophysics: Cellular Biophysics / Biophysik: Zelluläre Biophysik
    Credits:6 CP (74005)
    3 CP (73809)
    Examination:written
    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
  • Molecular Motors (Prof. Gebhardt)

    PHYS5128.0Molecular Motors / Molekulare Motoren
    Lecturer:Prof. 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 test
    Precourse:yes
    Remark:

     

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

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

    72233 Biophysics: Gene Expression
    72234 Biophysics: Molecular Motors
    73809 Biophysics: Cellular Biophysics

    Credits:6
    Examination:Lab reports
    Precourse:no
    Remark:For module "71654 Biophysics: Fundamentals" two parts are required:
    Part I: PHYS5117.0 Biophysics: Fundamentals
    Part II: PHYS5148.0 Biophysics Lab I
    PHYS5148.0Biophysics Lab / Biophysikpraktikum
    Lecturer:Prof. Michaelis
    Course type:Lab (2 hours/week)
    Cycle:Each winter semester
    Language:English
    Module72233 Biophysics: Gene Expression
    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

  • Biophysics of Hearing and Seeing (Prof. Hoerber)

    PHYS6457.0Biophysics of Hearing and Seeing / Biophysik des Hörens und Sehens
    Lecturer:Prof. Hoerber
    Course type:seminar (3 hours/week)
    Cycle:irregularly
    Language:English
    Module
    Credits:4 CP
    Examination:oral
    Precourse:no
    Remark:announcement (WS 16/17)
  • Biophotonics (Prof. Kienle)

    PHYS5227.0Biophotonics / Biophotonik
    Lecturer:apl. Prof. 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
    Precourse:yes
    Announcement

Condensed Matter Physics and Nanosciences

  • Semiconductor Physics: Devices and Low-Dimensional Systems (apl. Prof. Thonke)

    PHYS5217.0Semiconductor Physics: Devices and Low-Dimensional Systems /
    Halbleiterphysik: Bauelemente und niederdimensionale Systeme
    Lecturer:apl. Prof. Thonke
    Cycle:Each summer semester
    Language:English
    Module:71598 Semiconductor Physics: Devices and Low-Dimensional Systems /
    Halbleiterphysik: Bauelemente und niederdimensionale Systeme
    Credits:6
    Exam form:oral
    Precourse:yes
    Remark: 
  • Structure Physics (Prof. Kaiser, Prof. Rose)

    PHYS5327.0Basics of Structure Physics: Probing the Atomic Structure by Electrons, (X-rays and Neutrons) / Grundlagen der Strukturphysik
    Lecturer:Prof. Kaiser, Prof. Rose
    Cycle:Irregularly
    Language:English
    Module:72502 Struture Physics / Strukturphysik
    Credits:6
    Examination:Project and oral exam
    Precourse:yes
    Remark:  First Meeting: 14.04.2016, 15.00, N27/glass box
    Lecture: 09. - 13.05.2016 and 08. - 14.06.2016, daily, 9-12 h
    Seminar: weekly
    Lab: at the end of the course
    Announcement

Econophysics

  • Econophysics: Non-Equilibrium Statistics (Dr. Stockburger)

    PHYS5417.0Econophysics: Non-Equilibrium Statistics / Ökonophysik: Nichtgleichgewichtsstatistik
    Lecturer:Dr. Jürgen Stockburger
    Course type:lecture with exercises (5 hours/week)
    Cycle:summer semester 2017, winter semester 18/19
    Language:English
    Module71778 Econophysics: Non-Equilibrium Statistics / Nichtgleichgewichtsstatistik
    Credits:6 CP
    Examination:written
    Precourse:yes
    Remark:

Plasma Physics

  • Plasma Physics: Applications (Dr. Eich)

    PHYS5508.0Plasma Physics: Applications / Plasmaphysik: Anwendungen
    Lecturer:Dr. Eich
    Cycle:Each summer semester
    Language:English
    Module:71597 Plasma Physics: Applications / Plasmaphysik: Anwendungen
    Credits:6
    Exam form:oral
    Precourse:yes
    Remark:
    Announcement
  • Plasma Physics Lab (apl. Prof. Poli)

    PHYS5518.0Plasma Physics Labs / Plasmaphysikpraktikum
    Lecturer:apl. Prof. Poli
    Cycle:Each summer semester
    Language:English
    Module:71597 Plasma Physics Lab / Plasmaphysikpraktikum
    Credits:2
    Exam form:Lab reports
    Precourse:no
    Remark:

Quantum Information and Quantum Technologies

  • Theory of Quantum Information (Prof. Calarco)

    PHYS5607.0 Theory of Quantum Information / Theorie der Quanteninformation
    Lecturer:Prof. Tommaso Calarco
    Course type:lecture with exercise (5 hours/week)
    Cycle:each summer semester
    Language:English
    Module71500 Theory of Quantum Information  / Theorie der Quanteninformation
    Credits:6 CP
    Examination:oral
    Precourse:yes
    Remark:
  • Theoretical Quantum Optics (Dr. Efremov)

    PHYS5617.0Theoretical Quantum Optics / Theoretische Quantenoptik
    Lecturer:Dr. Maxim Efremov
    Course type:lecture with exercise (5 hours/week)
    Cycle:each summer semester
    Language:English
    Module71420 Theoretical Quantum Optics
    Credits:6 CP
    Examination:written or oral
    Precourse:yes
    Remark:announcement
  • Ultracold Quantum Gases (Prof. Denschlag)

    PHYS5257.0Ultracold Quantum Gases / Ultrakalte Quantengase
    Lecturer:Prof. 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

Elective Modules Physics

  • Astrophysik (Dr. Aurich)

    PHYS6687.0Astrophysik
    Lecturer:Dr. Aurich
    Cycle:unregelmäßig
    Language:Deutsch
    Module:Astrophysik
    Credits:6
    Exam form:schriftlich oder mündlich
    Precourse:ja
    Remark:Ankündigung
  • Group Theory (Prof. Reineker)

    PHYS6697.0Group Theory / Gruppentheorie
    Lecturer:Prof. Reineker
    Cycle:irregularly
    Language:English
    Module:Group Theory / Gruppentheorie
    Credits:4
    Exam form:oral
    Precourse:no
    Remark:
  • Nonlinear Physics (Prof. Ankerhold, Dr. Kubala)

    PHYS5278.0Nonlinear Physics
    Lecturer:Prof. Ankerhold, Dr. Björn Kubala
    Course type:lecture with exercise (2 hours/week)
    Cycle:irregularly
    Language:English
    ModuleNonlinear Physics
    Credits:3 CP
    Examination:written or oral
    Precourse:no
    Remark:
  • Kerntechnik (Prof. Raiber)

    PHYS6347.0Strahlenmesstechnik
    Lecturer:Prof. Thomas Raiber
    Course type:Vorlesung mit Praktikum
    Cycle:WS und SS
    Language:deutsch
    Module71419 Strahlenmesstechnik
    Credits:4 LP
    Examination:Klausur
    Precourse:nein
    Remark:Ankündigung
  • High Performance Computing 1

    MATH4021High Performance Computing 1
    Lecturer:Prof. Michael Lehn
    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
    Precourse:yes
    Remark:
  • Modellierung und Simulation in der Mechanik

    MATH4024Modellbildung und Simulation in der Mechanik
    Lecturer:Dr. Ulricht 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
    Precourse:
    Remark:

Graduate Seminars

  • HS Biophysics and Soft Matter (Prof. Gebhardt)

    PHYS7100.2tba
    Lecturer:Prof. Christof Gebhardt
    Course type:Graduate seminar (2 hours/week)
    Cycle:irregularly
    Language:English
    Module:
    Credits:4 CP
    Examination:oral
    Precourse:no
    Remark:
    Enrolment:
  • HS Econophysics (Dr. Stockburger)

    PHYS7100.2tba
    Lecturer:Dr. Jürgen Stockburger
    Course type:Graduate seminar (2 hours/week)
    Cycle:summer semester
    Language:English
    Module:
    Credits:4 CP
    Examination:oral
    Precourse:no
    Remark:
    Enrolment:
  • HS Theoretical Physics: Nonlinear Physics (Prof. Ankerhold, Dr. Kubala)

    PHYS7200.1Nonlinear Physics
    Lecturer:Prof. Joachim Ankerhold, Dr. Björn Kubala
    Course type:Graduate seminar (2 hours/week)
    Cycle:irregularly
    Language:English
    Module
    Credits:4 CP
    Examination:oral
    Precourse:no
    Remark:
    Enrolment:
  • HS Nanosciences (Prof. Rose)

    PHYS7301.0Selected Nobel Prizes and Their Relevance for Microscopy /
    Ausgewählte Nobelpreise und deren Bedeutung für die Mikroskopie
    Lecturer:Prof. Harald Rose
    Course type:Graduate seminar (2 hours/week)
    Cycle:irregularly
    Language:German or English
    Module
    Credits:4 CP
    Examination:oral
    Precourse:no
    Remark:announcement
    Enrolment:moodle.uni-ulm.de (course "Anmeldung Hauptseminare Physik" (PHY-AnmHS-WS16))
  • HS Physik im Alltag (Prof. Jelezko, Prof. Reineker)

    PHYS7800.0tba
    Lecturer:Prof. Fedor Jelezko, Prof. Peter Reineker
    Course type:Hauptseminar (2 SWS)
    Cycle:Sommersemester
    Language:Deutsch
    Module
    Credits:4 LP
    Examination:Vortrag
    Precourse:nein
    Remark:Vorrangig für Lehramtsstudierende ab dem 5. Semester.
    Enrolment:
  • HS Plasma Physics (Dr. Eich)

    PHYS7701.0Plasma Physics
    Lecturer:Dr. Thomas Eich
    Course type:Graduate seminar (2 hours/week)
    Cycle:each summer semester
    Language:English
    Module:
    Credits:4 CP
    Examination:oral
    Precourse:no
    Remark:
    Enrolment:

Contact

Gerold Brackenhofer
Physics Academic Affairs Commitee
Albert-Einstein-Allee 11
89081 Ulm
Phone: 0731/50-22953
Office: N25/3106